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Town of Wainwright Recreation Facility Update as of December 13th, 2020

Facilities closed as of December 13th include:

  • Communiplex – Targeted start date at this time for swim lessons and programs is January 25th
  • Peace Memorial Multiplex

In addition, the following town owned facilities are closed:

  • Curling Rink
  • Public Library
  • Equine Center

The following are allowed to remain open (must social distance at all times unless with people from same household. No group gatherings. Wear a mask if possible.)

  • Outdoor Rinks
  • Walking trails
  • Outdoor playgrounds and outdoor fitness equipment – will not be roped off but use is strongly discouraged.

All of these measures are in place as of December 13, 2020 until at least January 21, 2021.  For more information, please visit www.alberta.ca/covid

If you have questions, please contact the Town of Wainwright Parks and Recreation Department at 780-842-3381 or recreation@wainwright.ca

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Wainwright is a community of delightful contrasts boasting a variety of attractive and comfortable neighborhoods from charming older districts lined with mature elm trees and character homes, to steadily expanding new residential subdivisions.

Wherever you live you will be conveniently close to inviting parks, modern playgrounds, schools, and our business districts.

Wainwright is proud of its numerous recreational amenities including: the state of the art Peace Memorial Multiplex with twin arena, walking track and climbing wall; and the Communiplex that includes a pool, weight training facilities, dance studio, meeting rooms, theater, and hall facilities for functions of all sizes.

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We would be happy to assist you in planning your next function. Our facilities accommodate a variety of activities, from weddings to pool parties and everything in between. For more information on facility bookings and rates, please contact the Town Office at 842-3383 or email recreation@wainwright.ca

Wainwright also maintains outdoor soccer fields, baseball diamonds, tennis courts, and an extensive and ever expanding network of walking trails. We are proud of our cultural activities that include amateur theater, professional performances, a dance society, and a local museum. Wainwright offers a unique country lifestyle with urban amenities – all within a two-hour drive east of Edmonton.

We welcome any comments, questions, or concerns you may have regarding Parks and Recreation in the Town of Wainwright. Please e-mail any inquiries to recreation@wainwright.ca.  The Wainwright Parks and Recreation Board meets the first Wednesday of every month.