Community Services News

Roller Skate Disco Night

Imagine loud music, flashing lights and a fun atmosphere while skating around the Kin Arena pad with your partner or friends. Roller/Inline skates are required. All ages are welcome and regular drop-in admission fees apply. 

Time is 6:00 – 7:00pm

Easter Weekend Hours at the Kenn Borek Aquatic Centre

The Kenn Borek Aquatic Centre, Climbing Wall and Wayne & Bev Dahlen Walking Track will be closed on Good Friday and Easter Monday. On behalf of all the staff, we wish you a joyful Easter. 

Public Skate Schedule Change

Please be advised, Public Skate originally scheduled for Friday, April 5 is being moved to Sunday, April 7 from 5:00 – 7:00 pm. For the full April Ice Schedule, please go to the Schedules Page on our website. 

Registration open for Spring Classes!

Registration is now open for Spring 2019 Classes! Check out what’s coming up:
*Some pre-requisites may be required.

Ages 0 – 5yrs
– Mini Sports (2 – 5 yrs)
– Preschool Swim Lessons (3 – 5yrs)
– Parent & Tot Swim Lessons (6 – 35 months)
– Mommy & Baby Aquafit (4 – 12 months)
– Orientation to Climbing (4+ yrs)

Ages 6 – 18yrs
– Drop-In Dodgeball (8+yrs)
– Drop-In Ball Hockey (6 – 11 yrs) 
– Drop-In Soccer (15+ yrs)
– Drop-In Volleyball (15+ yrs)
– Ukrainian Easter Egg Workshop (12+ yrs)
– School Age Swim Lessons (6+ yrs)
– Mermaid 101 Lessons (6 – 14 yrs)
– Orientation to Climbing (4+ yrs)
– Beginner Belay Class – Climbing Wall – (12+ yrs)
– National Lifeguard Course (16+ yrs)
– National Lifeguard Recertification (16+ yrs)
– Supervision Evaluation & Enhancement (SEE) Auditor – for swimming pools – (16+ yrs)
– Aquatic Supervisor Training (AST) (16+ yrs)
– Pool Operator Level 1 (16+ yrs) – must register at www.rfabc.com
– CALA Workshop: Movement Matters (16+ yrs)
– CALA Workshop: Aqua In Motion (16+ yrs)

Adult/Senior
– Drop-In Dodgeball
– Drop-In Soccer
– Drop-In Volleyball
– Ukrainian Easter Egg Workshop 
– Seniors Drop-In Pickleball (55+ yrs)
– Choose to Move (65+ yrs) *FREE*
– ActiveAGE (65+ yrs) *FREE*
– Parent & Tot Swim Lessons (child should be 6 – 35 months)
– Mommy & Baby Aquafit (child should be 4 – 12 months)
– Water Walking 
– Hydrofit 
– Drop-In Water Fit (no registration required)
– Orientation to Climbing
– Beginner Belay Class – Climbing Wall 
– National Lifeguard Course 
– National Lifeguard Recertification 
– Supervision Evaluation & Enhancement (SEE) Auditor – for swimming pools
– Aquatic Supervisor Training (AST)
– Pool Operator Level 1 – must register at www.rfabc.com
– CALA Workshop: Movement Matters 
– CALA Workshop: Aqua In Motion 

Family
– Family Drop-In Open Gym *FREE*

Register online at www.dawsoncreek.ca/register or call 250-784-3604 or 250-782-SWIM (7946)

Ukrainian Easter Egg Workshop (Adult)

Did you know making Ukrainian Easter eggs (Pysanky) is easy, fun and affordable? Join us on Wednesday, April 17 between 7:00 – 9:00 pm for this one of a kind workshop for Adults ages 16+ years! Registrants will learn the magic of traditional Ukrainian egg decoration through a process of application of beeswax, dyeing the egg and finally melting the beeswax for a stunning, colourful design. Take home your beautiful creation and wow your friends and family!

Must register for this workshop!
Register online at www.dawsoncreek.ca/register or by phone at 250-784-3604 or 250-782-SWIM (7946). 

Cost is $17.00 – all materials are supplied. Wear clothes that you don’t mind getting messy.

Caution: Hot tools and open flames will be used.