Family fun offered in Summer Fun Program

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TREENA MIELKE/Rimbey Review

Rimbey’s recreation department offers a great mix of fun for the entire family.

For the younger set, a Summer Fun Program has been established that provides a variety of activities guaranteed to keep youngsters busy and happy.

Most days’ activities will take place at the community centre, however some exciting day trips are planned.

These include trips to Red Deer Centre Fest, Discovery Canyon and Parkland Beach.

Horseback riding and a trip to Gone Green Farms are also on the summer’s agenda.

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Adult drop-in sports are ongoing and offer an exciting mix of fun activities.

Ultimate Frisbee is held Mondays at the BMX/Rimoka Park (behind Alliance Church) from 7 to 8:30 p.m. This program will run until Aug. 29.

Floor hockey enthusiasts are invited to drop by the Rimbey Arena on Wednesdays from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Participants are asked to bring their own stick and goalie equipment.

WallyBall is held Thursdays at the Rimbey Community Centre from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

This program runs until Sept. 1.

And the whole family has a chance to get involved and play together on Sundays from 2 to 4 p.m. when soccer is held at the BMX/Rimoka Park (behind the Alliance Church). This is a free activity and runs until Aug. 28.

The fitness centre at the Rimbey Community Centre has a well-equipped gym, a squash court, two racquetball courts along with showers, change rooms and lockers. The curling rink has four sheets of ice and the arena is bustling with activity from fall to spring with hockey, skating lessons and private rentals. During the spring and summer the arena is available to host cabarets, trade shows or sporting events.