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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.
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.
Main Contact Information
Get your heart beating with a fitness class or gain flexibility with a yoga class.
Admission includes all scheduled public use and drop-in programming or ask about a membership.
Drop the kids off at our Kidz Place and enjoy some "me" time!
Book a space for your upcoming meeting or party in one of our many bookable spaces.
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.
Register online for programs and activities through Look ‘n Book.
Enjoy many of your favourite recreational activities, have a birthday party or book a meeting with our amazing amenities.
Whether you’re a seasoned marathoner training for the next big race or you’re just beginning your fitness journey, our fitness instructors stand ready to help you tackle your goals and have fun doing it!
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.