G.H. Dawe Community Centre

Bring the entire family and make a splash in our exciting water park or experience what our arena, gymnasium, and exercise centre have to offer. Drop in for a fitness class, or enroll your child in a fun filled day camp. Red Deer’s old friend has a magnificent new look and whether it’s an exciting adventure or serious fitness you seek, the G.H. Dawe Community Centre is waiting for you.

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Reception Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday: 6:30 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Saturday: 8 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Holiday Hours and Facility Closures

Main Contact Information

56 Holt Street, Red Deer, AB (map)
Main Phone Line: 403-406-8600
Email: rpc@reddeer.ca

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Drop-in Schedules

Get your heart beating with a fitness class or gain flexibility with a yoga class.

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Enjoy many of your favourite recreational activities, have a birthday party or book a meeting with our amazing amenities.

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Facility Bookings

Book a space for your upcoming meeting or party in one of our many bookable spaces.

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Day Camps

Summer camps are a fun way to help children learn and grow through play. The City of Red Deer offers a full range of Day Camps with focuses on activities from the arts and theatre to adventure and sports.

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Drop the kids off at our Kidz Place and enjoy some "me" time!


Also at the G.H. Dawe

Home to the Red Deer Public Library G.H. Dawe Branch, as well as the G.H. Dawe Public School, and St. Patrick's Catholic School.

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Register in a program - look n book

Register online for your program or activity through look n book. You can also book a City facility, such as a soccer field or group activity room.

News & Notices

Reminder to move holiday trailers and...

October 24, 2016

With fall coming to an end, residents are reminded to relocate their holiday trailers and motorhomes from their front parking area to an off-site parking location or to a properly constructed parking pad at the rear of the property.

Statement from Mayor Tara Veer on ...

October 20, 2016

“Today’s announcement of 10 new provincial positions within the justice system acknowledges the seriousness of the inefficiencies and delays in our justice and legal system.”