Carbon March 5, 2014

SUMMER LIFE GUARD POSITIONS – The Village of Carbon is now accepting application for swimming pool life guards. Deadline for applications is March 30, 2014. Email to or mail to Box 249, Carbon, AB T0M 0L0.

CAO POSITION – The Village of Carbon is accepting applications for a full time position of Municipal Administrator / CAO. The chosen candidate will be required to be a team player to providing leadership and possessing exceptional communication abilities. Candidates with experience and education in budgeting, finance, and management with a sound understanding of municipal administration and governance will be given preference. Deadline: 1:00 PM on Monday, March 10, 2014. Email resume to or mail to Box 249, Carbon, AB T0M 0L0.

CAMPGROUND ATTENDANT – Carbon is accepting resumes for two part-time campground attendants. Hours per week approximately 10-15, mostly evenings and weekends. Email resume to by March 24.

BEGINNER POTTERY CLASSES – Starting March 18 for 8 weeks. Cost $100 which includes one bag of clay, firing, glazing plus 6 hours of extra studio time. Call Glenda at the Village office to register. 403-572-4244

DUELING PIANOS – March 15 the Carbon Fire Department presents DUELING PIANOS. Ticket available at the Village office at $35 each. Cocktails at 6 PM; supper at 6:30 PM. Silent Auction. Mardi Gras themed night!

CARBON AND AREA RESTORATION SOCIETY (CAARS) – Annual General Meeting has been postponed until March 19 at 7 PM at the Farmers Exchange. Anyone interested in joining the society is encouraged to attend.

DOG AND CAT LICENSES – As of February 1, 2014. Fees are $35 for dogs and cats; $45 for unaltered dogs and unaltered cats.

LIONS CENTENNIAL PARK PAVERS – Second installation of pavers will be in 2014. Should you be interested in purchasing one, contact the village office. Deadline is April 30, 2014.
MUD STOMP – The second annual Carbon Mud Stomp, June 21. Registrations are now being taken on line at the $40 adults & $15 kid until May 15. After May 15, $45 adults and $20 kids.