CALL FOR LOCAL COMMITTEE MEMEBERS AND GENERAL VOLUNTEERS

Council is seeking volunteers for positions on the Committees listed below, for the term of Council ending November 14, 2026.  If you are eager to share your input, ideas and suggestions, please consider applying to the following Committees:

Accessibility Advisory Committee

To provide advice to the Township of Schreiber to remove barriers for people with disabilities and help make public services and facilities accessible to everyone.

Beautification Committee

To provide advice to the Township of Schreiber on aspects towards the utilization of and beautification of public parks, green space, and the Schreiber Cemetery. To improve the aesthetic and community image of Schreiber.

Community Economic Development Committee

To advise and make recommendations to Council on matters related to business retention, attraction, expansion, tourism, and on the implementation of promoting local businesses.

Recreation and Festivals Committee

To advise and make recommendations to Council on matters related to the programming and utilization of Schreiber’s recreational facilities.  To advise and make recommendations to Council on the implementation of a Recreation and Festivals Strategic Plan.

Senior Committee

To promote healthy aging, independence and the well-being of seniors and the elderly through health, wellness, educational, cultural, and recreational programs. To improve the lives of seniors and the elderly by providing them with access to the Schreiber Senior Centre.

*Vulnerable Sector Check required.

Schreiber Youth Committee

To advise Council of important recreational and social issues concerning the Town’s younger population.  To make recommendations and host youth programs, workshops, and conduct surveys to address concerns and needs of youth.

* Vulnerable Sector check required, minors excluded.

Are you interested in joining a Committee?

For more information, please send a letter of intent by 2:00 pm Friday, January 13, 2023 to:

Mayor and Council

Re: Committee Statement of Intent

P.O. Box 40, 204 Alberta Street

Schreiber, ON

P0T 2S0

Or via email to info@schreiber.ca

Township of Schreiber Citizen of the Year Award

Council will be accepting nominations for the citizen of the Year Award from Schreiber residents until 4:00 p.m. November 16th, 2022. Please provide a brief summary outlining the reasons for the nomination and the areas of community service.

Nominations can be mailed to:
Township of Schreiber – Attn: Cecile Mayry
P.O Box 40, Schreiber, ON P0T 2S0
Or emailed to: executiveassistant@schreiber.ca

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Temporary Recreation Programmer

The Township of Schreiber is seeking a Recreation Programmer to fill a parental leave. This leave begins November 7, 2022 and may last up to six months.

The normal hours of work for the Recreation Programmer shall be scheduled as follows:

From Monday to Friday, at seven (7) hours per day, between the hours of 08:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. with a one (1) hour unpaid lunch.

The minimum qualifications required:

  • College diploma in Recreation Management or equivalent work experience.
  • Three to five years of progressive field experience (e.g. Recreation Programmer, Assistant Recreation Director)

Current Job Description is available from the Director of Operations.

Wage range:               $28.68 – $31.56/hr (CUPE CA 2022 rates)

Effective date:             ASAP

Interested persons shall submit their resume and cover letter by email to:

Tammy Ibey, Director of Operations

Email: director@schreiber.ca

Deadline to submit:  Tuesday, October 26, 2022, before 4:00 p.m.

Discovery Centre Season Closure Sunday October 16th, 2022

The Schreiber Discovery Centre and Rail Museum will be closing for the season Sunday October 16th at 5:00PM We have had over 3700 happy visitors to our newest town attraction.

Thank you to the Summer Students and the following volunteers Rosann Pelegrino, Rose Halonon, Matt & Sue Borutski, Tedd Jordan, Cathy Cook, Laureen Kay, Joyce Bertholot, Terry Thompson, Shirley Hamilton, Angie Hewson, Tom Quinton, Brayden Ferland, and Ray Gionet.

We are looking forward to re-opening 2023!