OCTOBER NEWS FROM THE KAMLOOPS SPORTS COUNCIL!
Dear Tournament Capital Volunteers,
Happy Fall! The weather is changing and we are excited for the winter sports that will soon be starting in and around our city!
 If you haven't yet got your hands on tickets the this Saturdays Great Balls of Fire Cask Night, a fun evening of beer and live music put on by Brewloops, you still can! Tickets are sold online HERE. This is one of the many great events hosted this weekend by Brewloops, an organization we are very happy to be involved with!
The new year will be bringing lots of exciting events to our community, starting with Home Town Hockey on January 13th and 14th, followed by the BC Winter Games, February 22nd - 25th! We are enjoying the planning process of these events and look forward to showing off our great community to visitors attending. 
We hope everyone has a great October, and a spooooky halloween!

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES!

The BC Winter Games are coming to Kamloops, February 22 -25th, 2018
Sports in this great event include:

Archery, Badminton, Basketball- Special Olympics, Basketball - Wheelchair, Biathalon, Curling, Diving, Figure Skating (including Special Olympics), Gymnastics, Judo, Karate, Netball, Rhythmic Gymnastics, Ringett, Skiing-Apline, Skiing- Cross Country (including Para), Skiing Freestyle, Snowboarding, and Speed Skating!

 If you can spare some time to help host this event in February we want to hear from you! Click HERE to get involved!




Are you a Not-for-profit Group interested in learning how to use Sponsorship more effectively?

The Overlander Ski Club is potentially bringing a one day workshop to Kamloops on Saturday, November 4th  to learn about using sponsorship effectively. They are opening it up to other groups, with the cost determined by the number of groups they can attract.  

This speaker is one of the top sports sponsorship experts in Canada and has worked with the Canadian Paralympic Committee, The Western Canada Games, 
and many other events and organizations!
 
Groups can contact Vesta Giles for more information at vestagiles@shaw.ca.
 
Further information regarding this workshop can be found HERE.
Tournament Capital Centre Fieldhouse Will Reopen October 2nd!

 
We are excited to hear the new updated Fieldhouse is re-opening Monday October 2nd, featuring a completely resurfaced indoor track and a third hardwood court.  To celebrate the reopening, the City is waiving the drop-in cost for the track on opening day!

Read more details HERE.

Join Kamloops Adult Learners for fun & stimulating exercise for your mind!

 Below are 7 of the 38 classes offered this fall starting in October, full course calander including class descriptions is available on their website 

Register at 236-425-4414 or online at www.kals.ca
 
Tuesday, October 3rd
Radio Controlled Model Airplanes
 
Tuesday, October 24th
Living History in the 1860's
 
Tuesday, October 10th
Bugs and Us
 
Wednesday, October 11th
Imagery in Poetry and in Life
 
Wednesday,  October 18th
Chemistry at our Service
 
Tuesdays, October 24th - November 14th (4 weeks)
Brush Up Your Shakespeare   
 
Tuesdays,  November 7th & 14th (2 weeks)
The Digital Age and Its Impact on Individuals & Society


Full details including cost, course descriptions, start time and location of these courses and 
many  others please visit kals.ca 
 


Want a delicious dinner tonight and to help support a great cause? Head to your local Triple O's or White Spot today (September 29th),  $1 from every combo sold will go to KidSport! 


CHECK OUT WHAT'S HAPPENING THIS MONTH FROM TOURISM KAMLOOPS BY VISITING THEIR WEBSITE!

UPCOMING EVENTS HAPPENING IN KAMLOOPS


Sincerely,

Sports Council
Kamloops Sports Council