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Teepee Creek School

The heart of any community is the school.   Teepee Creek school services about 80 students from junior kindergarten to grade 8.  Buildings facility features 6 classrooms, refurbished gymnasium, new office, library, staffroom and commercial kitchen.

Teepee Creek School runs a compressed school week resulting in an organization base of nine school days per two week block rather than the five school days per one week block. Kindergarten attends Tuesday/Thursday full days.  Jr. Kindergarten attends Monday and Wednesday afternoons from 12:30-3:30 pm.  

The school offers special programs that include speech pathology services, counseling, early literacy intervention, and individual classroom project program.  Students also participate in extracurricular events that include sports, year-end junior high trip and cultural events. An active parent group recently organized the construction of a new playground facility for all to enjoy. Many parents participate in the School Council meetings.

Link to School Website.  School Principal is Ms. Casey Brown 780-568-2265. 

Trustee Contact:
Dale Crane, Ward 6: dalecrane@pwsd76.ab.ca


 

Teepee Creek Hall

The Teepee Creek Hall was originally built out of square timbers in the 1930's. A few years ago an addition was added to the hall as well new siding was put on. Outside the hall is a hitching post to tie up your horse. The hall is located next to the stampede grounds.  Rates for hall are $30/hour without the kitchen, $250/day with kitchen, $200/without kitchen,  or $500/weekend. 

For hall bookings, contact Debbie White at 780-568-4361.


 

Lyons Production Ag Events Centre

Biggest indoor facility north of Ponoka

Phase 1 construction is complete and includes:

  • 40,000 sf ft; 145'x270' building (110' wide x 270' long with a                                   35' lean to area to the east)
    • Arena surface of 110' wide x 200' long
    • Arena Fencing & roping boxes & chute
    • Livestock fencing in & outside building
    • Grandstands
    • Announcers stand
    • Lean to
    • 30% more lighting than the average indoor arena
  • Available for event rentals, private rentals, open riding, and regular user groups
    • Regular User Groups:
      • Barrel Racers
      • Team Penners / Sorters
      • Teepee Creek Gymkhana Club
      • 4H
      • Team Ropers (TPTRC)
      • Equestrian
  • Phase 2 Construction (incomplete) will include:
    • Roughly 38'x89' floor space & mezzanine in the front of the building which will house the washrooms, general entrance foyer, viewing area, offices and board room space
    • Outdoor warm-up arena to the East

More information can be found HERE

RENT THE AG EVENTS CENTRE:

Cell: 780-380-1917

Email: agevents@tpstampede.ca

 

For inquiries and memberships, contact Pam Badger:

Email: agevents@tpstampede.ca

Cell: 780-882-1497

 

For sponsorship opportunites, contact Mack Erno:

Email: agevents@tpstampede.ca

Cell: 780-897-8048


 

Enframe Barn

This building is perfect for a wedding, concert, graduation, memorial, family reunion, or any other occasion that you need space for up 2000 people inside and even more in surrounding area.   It has a stage, running water, dance floor, mezzanine, bar areas, power, and room for camping.  The Enframe Barn has been become very popular and is often booked a year in advance.  Cost is $750/weekend.

For Enframe Barn bookings, contact Debbie White at 780-568-4361.


 

Church

This United Church is one of the most historic buildings in our community.  It was moved from a few miles north of the Stampede Grounds to the infield area.  It is a place for community gatherings and used by many for memorials, weddings, photo studio, and other celebrations.  Cost to rent is $250/weekend. 

For Church bookings, contact Debbie White at 780-568-4361.


 

Teepee Creek Skating Arena

This natural-ice facility is the highlight for the community during the winter months.  More information on times it is open and programs offered will be posted in the winter months.


 

Teepee Creek Cemetery

Just 2 km north of the school is our community cemetery.  Many of the headstones have been recorded on a website called Find A Grave.  The photo below is of the newly placed columbarium and the area around it will soon be landscaped.  Niches can be pre-purchased.  Information on the columbarium can be found in this brochure.

 

 

 

 

 

 

For more information about the cemetery or burial plots, contact Mack Erno merno@jadecash.com 780-897-8048.   

For more information on the columbarium project, contact Corry Stark corrystark@gmail.com 780-518-4283


 

Teepee Creek Fire Hall

Link to County of Grande Prairie Regional Fire Service WebsiteInformation on fire permits, etc. can be found on their website.  Are you interested in volunteering?  Check out this website with a video of what to expect and requirements needed. 

In case of Emergency call 9-1-1.  Contact the County of Grande Prairie Regional Fire Service at 780-532-9727, by fax at 780-567-5578.

The local Captain for Teepee Creek Fire Station is John Lindberg.  You can contact him regarding local events or opportunities that the Teepee Creek Fire Station can be of assistance. Click here to  EMAIL or call 780-568-3780.  Please CALL 911 for Emergency situations. 


 

County of Grande Praire No. 1

  Link to County Website

  Our local County Councillor for Division Nine is Corey Beck

  RR #2
  Sexsmith, AB T0H 3C0

  Hm:  780-568-2223
  Cell: 780-831-6394
  Email: cbeck@countygp.ab.ca

 

 

 


 

Teepee Creek Transfer Station

Open: Tuesday and Thursday, Noon to 6 pm
Saturday 10 am to 6 pm
Location: NE 33-74-3-W6M - From Teepee Creek, head 1.6 kms east to Hwy 733 and 8.8 kms north


 

Sorkenville

A hidden gem in our community.  You will not believe how much has history has been restored in this private oasis.  Contact Orval Sorken for more info:  780-831-5899


 

Teepee Creek Museum

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Box 40, Site 1, RR2  Sexsmith, AB  T0H 3C0  EMAIL: tcmuseum@gpnet.ca


 

Kleskun 4H Multi-Club  Contact Amber Binks - 780-876-5077 or by email adbinks@gmail.com


 

Would you like something added to this page?  Contact Corry at 780-518-4283 or by email corrystark@gmail.com