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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Activity Guide

Use our Activity Guide to find aquatics, arts and culture, clubs, family and community, fitness and wellness, and sports programs in Red Deer. Then use our online registration tool to book your spot.

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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 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

Mid-sized Mayors’ Caucus highlights

September 13, 2019

Topics ranging from economic growth, jobs, diversification, public safety and the need for a provincial drug strategy were all on the table at the fall Alberta mid-sized Mayors’ and Chief Administration Officers’ (CAOs’) caucus meeting this week.

Construction set to begin on new...

September 13, 2019

The City of Red Deer will be starting construction of an expansion to the Waskasoo Park Trail system along the escarpment of Riverside Meadows/Highland Green. This project has been divided into two phases: