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COVID-19: A list of what's cancelled or postponed in your area

This list will be updated as new information becomes available
The following is a list of events, businesses and organizations that have announced cancellations, closures or postponements due to COVID-19 in the Athabasca, Barrhead and Westlock areas. If you would like your notice added to this list email For information about precautions you should take, see the Alberta Health Services website. Updated April 24, 2020.


Amber Valley Music Jam - Cancelled

Aspen View School Division has closed all schools due to the March 15 announcement by the province.

Athabasca Advocate – Office is closed to the public, but still accepting phone and email. 780-675-9222 and

Athabasca Chamber of Commerce Trade Show - Postponed

Athabasca County including public works and FCSS/Parent Link - Closed to the public, but will respond to phone and email.

Athabasca Fish and Game Association Awards Night and Wild Game Supper – Postponed 

Athabasca Public Library – Closed to the public until further notice.

Athabasca Regional Multiplex – Closed until further notice as of 6 p.m. March 15

Athabasca RCMP – Please avoid entering the Detachment if possible. Emergency calls will still be responded to. Non-injury traffic accidents can be reported over the phone. Limiting fingerprinting to urgent need only.

Athabasca Senior's Drop-in Centre – Closed March 14 until April 14, with a reevaluation closer to April 14.

Beauty by Day

Boyle Gospel Chapel will be closed for services until further notice. If you are in need of pastoral care, you can contact Pastor Brenden at: (780) 689-4071 or

Boyle Village office closed to the public until further notice. Will respond to phone and email.

Boyle Village public works office closed to the public. Will respond to phone and email.

Boyle Millview Recreation Centre has been closed for the season. 

Boyle Public Library – Closed to the public until further notice.

Brownies cancelled until at least April 14.

Burger Bar in Athabasca as of March 20.

Buttons Up - Message if you need to finish a project.

COP (Citizens on Patrol) - Meetings cancelled until further notice.

Grassland Library – Closed to the public until further notice.

Guides cancelled until at last April 14.

Hair Clinic

Happy Garden Chinese Restaurant

Head 2 Toe Beauty by Karlee 

Keep Mechanical - Boyle

Lo and Behold - Boyle

Lollypop Thrift Shop

Newbrook Ag & Rec Society have cancelled their bingos for the rest of the year.

New Trends Hair Salon

Olé Fashioned Station Wellness Centre

Photo & Hair Shoppe

Pleasant Valley Lodge – Limited access

Positive Vibes Esthetics 

Rochester Library – Closed to the public until further notice.

Science Outreach – Athabasca presentation on fossils - Postponed 

TOPS (Taking off Pounds Sensibly) - Cancelled until further notice.

United Church cooking circle - Cancelled until further notice.

United Outdoors (United Church) - Cancelled for March 20 and the April 22 one will be evaluated closer to that time.

Vault Body Studio 

Wandering River Library – Closed to the public until further notice.

Whispering Hills Daycare - Closed until further notice.

Whistle Stop Cafe in Boyle


Barrhead Bombers games – Cancelled 

Curling – Cancelled 

Hockey – Cancelled 

Music Jamboree – Cancelled 

Pembina Hills School Division – All school cancelled.

Children's World Childcare Society – Closed until further notice.


Pembina Hills and Evergreen Catholic schools – Closed to students

Westlock Childcare Society – Closed to children

School trips to Italy by R.F. Staples students and one to Nashville by band students at St. Mary School – Cancelled

The Westlock County office – Closed, awaiting COVID-19 test on staff member

Westlock & District FCSS – Closed to public (includes income tax program)

Healthy Families Healthy Futures – Closed to public

Rotary Spirit Centre – Closed

Westlock Aquatic Centre – Closed

Westlock Regional Landfill – Not receiving recycling material

The CATS Theatre – Closed

The Westlock Municipal Library – Closed

The March 15 jamboree at Westlock Memorial Hall – Cancelled, but the hall remains open

Westlock Legion Bingo and Friday suppers – Cancelled until further notice

Tawatinaw Valley Ski Hill – Closed

All Hockey Alberta-sanctioned events, including Northern Alberta Interlock playoff games – Cancelled

All Ringette Alberta-sanctioned events – Cancelled until further notice

1A and 3A basketball zones – Postponed indefinitely

Men's curling bonspiel – Cancelled