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Family Day Fest Happening at Family Leisure Centre

Post Date:02/11/2020 1:48 PM

Medicine Hat – The Family Leisure Centre will host an array of fun, family activities from 12 noon to 5 p.m. on Family Day, Monday, February 17.

Admission is $2 per person.

The activities below take place at the scheduled times:

Swimming & Wibit Sports Aqua Track – Patrons must be eight or older to try the Wibit Aqua Track. Swim times are regulated in order to maintain capacity levels. Patrons are asked to pick up a ticket when they arrive for one of two swim times throughout the day:

  • 12:15 – 2:15 pm: Swim Time #1- Kinsmen Aquatic Park
  • 2:45 – 4:45 pm: Swim Time #2 – Kinsmen Aquatic Park

Public Skating – Cenovus Arena

  • 12:00 – 5:00 pm. Please note the ice will be cleared at 2:30 p.m. in order to allow the little ones to watch the zamboni at work! Skating will resume at 2:45 p.m.

Family Nerf Wars – Take aim and join the battle for our popular Nerf Wars! Blasters are supplied while supplies last. All ages welcome. At the admission desk, patrons are asked to select one of five playing times to guarantee your spot:

  • 12:00 – 12:45 pm: Family Nerf Wars #1 – Fieldhouse 2
  • 1:00 – 1:45 pm: Family Nerf Wars #2 – Fieldhouse 2
  • 2:00 – 2:45 pm: Family Nerf Wars #3 – Fieldhouse 2
  • 3:00 – 3:45 pm: Family Nerf Wars #4 – Fieldhouse 2
  • 4:00 – 4:45 pm: Family Nerf Wars #5 – Fieldhouse 2

60m Sprint – How speedy are you? We’ll find out on the 60m sprint track. This is the perfect time for moms and dads and even grandparents to go up against the littles in a toe-to-toe race. Meet in the main lobby by the Elevator at one of the designated times below. Indoor shoes only will be permitted.

  • 2:30 PM - Fitness Centre Track
  • 2:45 PM – Fitness Centre Track
  • 3:00 PM – Fitness Centre Track

The following activities will take place throughout the day:

Inflatable Alley – Fieldhouse 1
Bounce around on inflatable obstacle courses, slides and jumping castles from Bounce of Fun.

Tot Time – Gymnasium
Preschool aged children will have a blast exercising their gross motor muscles!

Floor Hockey – Gymnasium
Big kids and adults can show off their deeks and dangles in Quadrant 4 of the Gymnasium.

Interactive Games – Gymnasium

Puzzles, Games and Play Doh - Sage Room

The Fitness Area on the second floor of the Family Leisure Centre will be open for regular use.

The Family Day Fest is organized by the City of Medicine Hat Parks and Recreation Department.

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For further information, please contact:

Terra Petryshyn
Recreation Program Coordinator
City of Medicine Hat

Natalie Sauer
Superintendent of Recreation
City of Medicine Hat

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