Opening dates announced for newest community recreation centres

In southeast Edmonton, The Meadows Community Recreation Centre and The Meadows Library will open to the public on Thursday November 27, 2014 at 5:30 a.m. A grand opening celebration is planned for Saturday, December 6, 2014. 

In northeast Edmonton, The Clareview Community Recreation Centre and Clareview Library will open to the public on Monday December 15, 2014 at 5:30 a.m. A grand opening celebration is planned for Saturday, January 17, 2015.

The City invites Edmontonians to experience world-class amenities at both facilities, including large aquatic centres with lane swimming and leisure pools, fitness centres, gymnasiums and indoor skating rinks.

Amenities at The Meadows include:
 

Ten-lane 25-metre fitness pool
Two NHL-sized indoor rinks with spectator seating
Outdoor ball diamonds, multi-use trails and multi-use court with basketball
250-metre indoor walking/jogging track
Fitness centre with cardio, weight and stretching areas
Gymnasium for basketball, volleyball, badminton and handball
Indoor playground for children
The Meadows Library

Amenities at Clareview include: 

Eight-lane 25-metre fitness pool
Seven multi-purpose rooms for recreation, education, arts and culture programs
Olympic and NHL-sized arenas with seating 
250-metre indoor walking/jogging track
Fitness centre with cardio, weight and stretching areas
Gymnasium for basketball, volleyball, badminton and handball
Indoor playground for children
Multicultural centre for new immigrant organizations 
Clareview Library

For more information about The Meadows Community Recreation Centre, visit www.edmonton.ca/meadowsrec and for the Clareview Community Recreation Centre, visit www.edmonton.ca/clareviewrec.