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. - 9 p.m.
Saturday: 8 a.m. - 9 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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Evening Swimming Kids Lessons

Keep your kids’ swimming skills up to date this summer with evening lessons available at the Collicutt and Recreation Centres through the summer.

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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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Childminding

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

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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.

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Amenities

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

News & Notices

Road closures/transit disruptions...

July 15, 2019

The Westerner Days Fair & Exposition parade will take place in downtown Red Deer on Wednesday, July 17 resulting in multiple road closures and traffic detours, along with transit disruptions.

Downtown tree pruning

July 11, 2019

Parks aerial lift trucks (bucket trucks) will be pruning city owned trees in the downtown area between 48 and 52 Street and 47 and 51 Avenue.