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Public Swimming is Back at the Sally Borden Building, Banff Centre!

Public Swimming

Started Monday, January 22. These sessions are monitored by a lifeguard.

Sundays: 1 – 4 p.m.
Mondays: 4:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Tuesdays: 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Wednesdays: 4:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Thursdays: 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Fridays: 4:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Saturdays: 1 – 4 p.m.


Cost: $2+ GST for Banff residents aged 5 and older
Free for Banff residents aged 4 and under
Non-residents are welcomed to attend by paying the Banff Centre drop-in fees

 Lifeguarded public swimming are being subsidized and offered by the Town of Banff in partnership with the Banff Centre. 

Note: Proof of Banff Residency must be provided in the form of a Banff Activity Pass prior to attending a public swimming session. 

Anyone with a Banff Activity Pass without a Photo on the ID Card must present a government-issued ID with a photo, along with the Banff Activity Pass card in order to access the Sally Borden Public Swimming Programs.  

To get a new Banff Activity Pass with a photo please visit Town Hall or The Fenlands during regular business hours and a new card will be issued. 

Help Needed at the Seniors Centre

Please help fill the schedule for the preparation, serving and clean-up of the coffee/tea/conversation and games time at the Banff Seniors Centre held Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. in the Pioneer Room.

Help for setting up, serving, and clean up at the monthly birthday party would be appreciated.

Assistance is required for the delivery of meals form Origin on Friday afternoons.

We need some competition for Reg and Terry at cribbage!

Nature Walks


Meet at the Seniors Centre (101 Bear St) on the third Thursday of each month at 1 p.m. 

The walks last up to 2 hours. 

Everybody welcome!

Most hikes will be close to the Seniors Centre.

Banff Singalong Strings

Sing or play an instrument – Everyone welcome.

Practices: Wednesdays 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. in the James Boyce Room but watch for updates.
bring along your voice, enthusiasm and instrument (if you have one). After singing, you can walk across the hall to the Pioneer Room and enjoy a delicious $3.00 lunch at the Community Table. Both events are guaranteed to make you smile!


Special Days and Events to Celebrate

Looking for things to do?

-> Come for coffee or tea from 2-4 pm on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays at the d’Entremont Room to play games and engage in conversation with Banff seniors. No tea on Good Friday

-> Join the Tai Chi group, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3 to 4 in the Pioneer Room of the Catherine Robb Whyte Building

-> Join a fitness program with the Town of Banff

-> Check out the free programs at the Banff Centre

-> Sign-up for a program at the Banff Public Library

How to Book the Seniors Bus

Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday (except statutory holidays), the Seniors Bus can be booked to take you from your home to appointments and shops within the Town of Banff. Call 403-762-1251 to book a ride.

Help Needed for Teatime

The Seniors Society needs volunteers to help with the preparation, serving, and clean-up of coffee and tea from 2-4 pm on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays in the d’Entremont Room of the Senior’s Centre. This is a wonderful opportunity to play games and engage in conversation with some of Banff’s inspiring seniors.