Sport, Culture and Recreation Board (formerly known as the Parks and Recreation Board)
The Sport, Culture and Recreation (SC&R) Board is made up of dedicated and committed volunteers who work hard all year long to make the Resort Village a great place to live and visit by providing recommendations and volunteer support to Staff and Council on matters pertaining to sport, culture, and recreation opportunities offered by the Resort Village of Candle Lake.
On July 20, 2023 council passed Bylaw 07-2023 to Establish the Sport, Culture and Recreation Board. The purpose of this bylaw is;
a. To enhance the quality of life in the municipality through the provision of sport, cultural and recreational events.
b. To foster, develop and assist with the implementation of opportunities to enhance individual and community sport, culture and recreation events while recognizing the importance of the constructed and natural environments.
c. To advocate the social, economic, personal, and environmental benefits of leisure services to residents who use municipal facilities and services.
d. To act in an advisory capacity to provide recommendations to Staff and Council on matters relating to sport, culture, and recreation.
e. To provide volunteer support by way of assisting Staff on matters pertaining to sport, culture, and recreation in the municipality.
Just a few of the activities the Sport, Culture and Recreation Board is involved in:
- Fraser Markham - Chairperson
- Faye McKay - Vice Chairperson
- Debra Hunter - RVCL Council Representative
- Sheri Carson - Treasurer
- Twyla Markham - Member at large
- Dolly Kellett - Member at large
- Michelle Korol - Member at large
- Bev Huziek - Member at large
- Terri MacDonald- Member at large
- Doris Newkirk - Member at large
- Erin Maloy - Member at large
Interested in joining the Sport, Culture and Recreation Board?
The Board is always looking for new members. Please visit the new member Onboarding Information for additional information and the application to the board. Meetings are held monthly.