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Friday, October 30, 2015

DiscoverRec: November, 2015



Groups Get Fit for Less!



Want a discount on your fitness membership? Are you part 
of a company, community group or team? Our NEW Corporate
 or Group Fitness membership may be just what you need!

Starting November 1, the City of Ottawa offers a 20% savings
 on CLASS A, All-Inclusive or One Option memberships for 
employees or members of participating Corporations and Groups.

With 23 locations across the city, swimming pools, hot tubs, 
indoor cycling, weight rooms with heavy duty strength and 
cardio equipment, plus fitness and aquafitness classes, 
this is an opportunity you do not want to miss!

Get your employer to join today and start saving! 

Need a Party Room?


Is your living room too small for the staff holiday get-together? 
Don't panic! Across the city are rooms of many sizes that can 
be rented for your special event!  Check out our 20 featured facilities 
with room photos and video tours to help you find your ideal
location.  Find availability and send a rental request from your
 computer any time.  Our affordable and accessible spaces 
come with tables, chairs and parking. 

Holiday happiness - register 

now for our December day 

 camps and workshops


Think it's too early to start planning for the holidays? 
Think again! Registration for the City's many Christmas 
and winter holiday workshops and day camps has 
already begun. With dazzling activities such as games, 
sports, crafts and skating, there's plenty of holiday fun 
to be had. Register now! 

Locally made crafts and treats at McNabb 


McNabb Community Centre's annual Christmas Craft Sale 
on Saturday November 28 from 10 am to 4 pm.  Free 
admission and free parking, with over 25 tables of crafts 
and delectable treats just in time for your holiday shopping.  
Christmas Craft Sale has operated for over 30 years at 
180 Percy Street in Centretown.

Dashing through the – wait, what?


Start your holidays early! Festive workshops are filling up 
already. Attend a class and create the first piece of a 
Christmas village – a special "heirloom" to pass down
 for generations to come, or bring the whole family to
 this class where each member will create a handmade 
ornament to help "trim the tree". 

Ride the surf at the city's 

wave pools


The ultimate swim experience, the city's wave pools 
offer a wet and wild occasion like no other. After all, 
where else in Ottawa can you swim indoors while 
enjoying the thrill of plunging through metre-high waves? 
With three convenient locations - Kanata Leisure Centre 
and Wave Pool, Splash Wave Pool on Ogilvie and the 
Ray Friel Recreation Complex in Orléans - our wave pools 
hold the most exhilarating aquatics experience around! 
Use our swim schedule search tool to find the next wave 
swim at the facility closest to you.  

 Jump, jive and wail at the 

City's Big Band Dances


Adults of all ages are invited to Ron Kolbus Lakeside Centre to 
swing to the hits of the 40's and 50's! People come from all over 
to hear the sounds of Ottawa's best Big Bands
 and dance the night away!  Featuring The Grey Jazz Big Band, 
join us Thursday, December 3. Tickets are $19 
in advance or $23 at the door and include a light lunch. Cash
 bar available. Call 613-828-4313 for more information. 

Art show and sale


View a brilliant display of artwork created by our many talented senior
 artists.  November 21 to December 4 from 10 am to 2 pm. Free 
admissions and parking. Heron Seniors' Centre

Community outdoor rink 

program is recruiting!


Join the hundreds of community-based volunteers who devote their
 time to provide access to affordable winter recreational activity every year!
The City of Ottawa Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department 
is recruiting committed groups or individuals that are interested in 
operating or supporting a neighborhood outdoor rink for the 
2015-16 season.
For more information please call 613-580-2590 or e-mail the 
Seasonal Recreation Office at seasonalrecreation@ottawa.ca