We couldn’t do it without you!  So many great things happen in Bowness all because of people like you!  Volunteering is a great way to share your skills, learn new skills and tackle new challenges, add to your resume, and of course the opportunity to make new friends and expand your professional networks.  We would love for you to join us and share your passions, skills and enthusiasm.

There are many opportunities to volunteer from one-time event commitments to more engaged opportunities including joining a committee or the Board of Directors. Please check out all the opportunities below and thank you for helping to make Bowness a great place!  

Click the button below to fill out a volunteer application and view upcoming opportunities or email volunteer@mybowness.com or call the BCA office during office hours at 403-288-8300.

Event Opportunities

Event Planning Committees

Volunteers in the event committees dedicate time from their busy schedules to plan the large events put on by the BCA.

With staff assistance, these committees decide how the event will look and make each event successful and fun!

  • Winter Festival

  • Run Bowness

  • Stampede Parade

  • Movie in the Park

  • Craft Fair

  • Holiday Dinner

Event Volunteer Opportunities

  • February 10, 2019 Winter Festival

  • March 10, 2019 BCA Open House

  • April 27, 2019 BCA Concert Fundraiser

  • May 25-26, 2019 Spring Clean-Up

  • June 2, 2019 Run Bowness

  • July 6, 2019 Stampede Parade

  • July 27, 2019 Movie in the Park

  • August 5, 2019 Tour de Bowness

  • October 25, 2019 Halloween Jelly Bean Dance

  • November 9, 2019 Holiday Craft Fair

  • December 7, 2019 Holiday Dinner

  • Various Dates Jelly Bean Dances


There are several community committees that support the work that the Bowness Community Association does in the community.  

These committees are always looking for more members to bolster their ranks. The committees meet on varying schedules. If you have passion for any of the following areas, your talents are critically needed:

  • Audit and Finance Committee

  • Governance Committee

  • Human Resources Committee

  • Nominating Committee

  • Communications Committee

  • Events Committee

  • Planning and Development Committee

  • Facility Committee

  • Community Hub Committee

  • Twinning the Arena/Fundraising Committee

  • Skate Park Committee

Board of Directors

Do you have a vision of what Bowness could truly be? Do you want to make a lasting contribution to your wonderful community?

Well, what are you waiting for? The Bowness Community Association needs a variety of people with a no-holds-barred attitude to create their vision. Experience is not necessary but enthusiasm is. If you are full of Bownesian pride, are committed to change and development, we need your help.

Ongoing Opportunities

The Bowest’ner Newsletter

Our bi-monthly newsletter is the leading voice for Bowness residents, the Bowness Community Association and local businesses and organizations.

Diverse talents are an essential ingredient to share our stories. You can contribute as much or as little as your time allows. The editorial committee is always on the lookout for contributors:

  • Writers        

  • Photographers

  • Artists

  • Graphic Artists

  • Administrative

Contact editor@mybowness.com to become a contributor of the Bowest’ner.