In celebration of Recreation Month in June, the Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen is hosting two Try Rec Events to promote its recreation programs and facilities in Okanagan Falls and the Similkameen.
The Try Rec Events will highlight the programs and services offered by the regional district’s recreation department and will give community members the chance to try out various recreation activities. The events will be put on with assistance from local groups and volunteers and will include free food and activities.
The Similkameen Try Rec Event and Open House will be held Saturday, June 10 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Similkameen Recreation Centre, 311 – 9th Street, Keremeos.
Free activities include spin bikes, whittling, a climbing wall, pickleball, bowling, basketball, volleyball, soccer, badminton, kid’s activities, gym and facility tours, and live music. There will be information tables on the local swim and pickleball clubs, volunteer opportunities with the recreation department and art programs. An electric vehicle information booth will also be included.
The Okanagan Falls Try Rec Event will be Thursday, June 15 from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. at the Okanagan Falls Recreation Centre, 1141 Cedar Street, Okanagan Falls.
This event will feature pickleball, crafts, dance, and the physical activity trailer.An electric vehicle information booth will also be included.
The Similkameen Try Rec Event and Open House has been made possible in part by the Government of Canada.
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