Carbon April 30, 2014

Next Council Meeting – Monday, May 12 at 7:00 PM

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. Please apply in writing with resume to: Village of Carbon, Box 249, Carbon, AB. T0M 0L0, Email: Competition will remain open until a suitable candidate is found. Thank you in advance for your interest in the Carbon community.

CARBON LIBRARY – Spring Craft Fair, May 3, 10 AM - 2 PM at Community Hall. FREE ADMISSION. Tables still available, cost $25.00. Please call Holly for more information 572-3838.

SPRING CLEAN UP – May 20 to 23 between 10 AM & 3 PM. Bins will be placed on the west side of the Village Office. ACCEPTABLE items are: household items, furniture, appliances. NO construction material or electronics.

TOXIC ROUND UP – June 10th between 4 PM & 7 PM at the fire hall. ACCEPTABLE items are: paint, chemicals and all electronics.

CARBON SKATE PARK – Fundraiser May 1 – 31. If a toilet is placed on your lawn for no reason then your job is to make a donation of $10.00 to have it removed and choose whose lawn to place it on next. Contact Renee for more details 823-1873.

FARMERS EXCHANGE – Open May 3-4 from 11-5 in celebration of Mining Days. Regular season starts May 17; Tuesday – Saturday from 12 Noon – 5 PM. Museum Membership drive; cost is $20.00 for 5 year membership or $100.00 for lifetime membership. This will be the last year to view the Carbon Murder Mystery, located upstairs at the Farmers Exchange....DON'T MISS IT!!!

CARBON COMMUNITY CENTRE – We offer an affordable rental option with a Fully Equipped Kitchen, Serving Bar and Audio/Video System. Keep us in mind for your upcoming events. Rental Information Village of Carbon at (403) 572-3244 or email

CARBON YOUTH SKATE FUNDRAISER – "ROYALLY FLUSHED", runs from May 1-31. If a toilet is placed on your lawn for no apparent reason it is then your job to make a donation of $10 to the Skate Park to have it removed BUT you have the choice of whose lawn it appears on next. Contact Renee for more information (403) 823-1873.

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.