Municipality of Emerson-Franklin

Phone: 204-427-2557  |  Fax: 204-427-2224  |
115 Waddell Ave East Box 66, Dominion City MB, R0A 0H0


Red River Recreation
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 Red River Recreation
Our Mission:
To enhance the quality of life in the Red River Recreation District by promoting programs of physical, creative and intellectual activity for people of all ages, supporting organizations, and volunteers.
Office Hours: 
 Monday - Friday at the Emerson Town Hall
8:30AM till 4:30PM (Closed 12:00PM - 1:00PM for lunch)
Saturday and Sunday: CLOSED  
Leiette Martens
Recreation Director
Municipality of Emerson-Franklin
104 Church Street
Box 340
Emerson, MB
R0A 0L0
Phone: (204) 373-2002       Fax: (204) 373-2486 
Please click here for Red River Recreation on Facebook 
 (please scroll down for list of upcoming programs)
Available Jobs:
- no positions available at this time
Community Programs:
RIPPED - 6 Week Program
WHEN: Tuesday's and Thursday's (September 5 - October 12)
TIME: 5:30pm - 6:30pm
COST: $135.00 / Person
LOCATION: Dominion City Community Hall
Yoga - 12 Week Program (FULL) 
WHEN: Tuesday's (September 5 - November 21
TIME: 5:30pm - 6:30pm
LOCATION: Emerson School Gym
Walking Program
WHEN: Wednesday's (September 6 - 27)
TIME: 8:30am
LOCATION: Emerson Town Hall
Walking poles available!
Soccer - 4 Week Program
WHEN: Tuesday's and Thursday's (September 12 - October 5)
TIME: 6:00pm - 7:00pm
AGES: Kindergarten to Grade 7
LOCATION: Roseau Valley School
Gymnastics - 8 Week Program
WHEN: Monday's (September 18 - November 13)
4:30PM - 5:30PM (8yrs and older) = $125.00
5:30PM - 6:00PM (2 - 3yrs with parent) = $80.00
6:15PM - 7:00PM (3 - 4yrs old) = $100.00
7:00PM - 8:00PM (5 - 7yrs old) = $125.00
LOCATION: Emerson School Gym
Registration Deadline is Monday, September 11
Stay and Play (Altona and Area Family Resources)
A parent/child program open to children ages 0-5
WHEN: Tuesday's
TIME: 9:30AM - 11:30AM 
LOCATION: Emerson Elementary School
Naturopathic Doctor (Emerson-Franklin Senior Services)
WHEN: Friday, September 29
TIME: The Emerson Handivan will be leaving at 11:45am
The workshop starts at 1:00pm with an optional lunch being served at 12:00pm
COST: $10.00 / Person
            $ 7.00 / Optional Lunch
LOCATION: Dominion City Legion
Please contact Red River Recreation to reserve a seat on the Emerson Handivan
Fall Photo Contest
Fall is just around the corner and we want to see how you enjoy this beautiful season. Send us your best landscape/nature pictures and you could win one of three cash prizes!
Contest Rules:
- only pictures taken within the Municipality of Emerson-Franklin will be accepted
- only 2 pictures per person may be entered
- picture must be a landscape/nature photo
How to submit your photo:
- Facebook Messenger
- directly to the Red River Recreation Office
- mailed:   Red River Recreation
                 Box 340
                 Emerson, MB
                 R0A 0L0
WHEN: October 1 - October 31
Seniors Fitness
Jennifer Slaney will be running a seniors fitness program at Abbeyfield throughout the month of October. If we get enough interest from those in Emerson we would like to take the handivan over to Dominion City so you may participate!
WHEN: Tuesday's and Thursday's (starting October 3)
TIME: 10:30am 
COST: $5.00 / person (an extra $2 will be added for those using the handivan from Emerson to DC)
LOCATION: Abbeyfield - Dominion City, MB
Registration Deadline is Friday, September 29
Quilters Shop Hop
WHEN: Wednesday, October 12
TIME: Handivan will be leaving Emerson at 9:00am
COST: $20.00 / person
LOCATION: Carman, Morden, and Winkler
Registration and payment deadline is Friday, October 6
*Please note that this shop hop is also in preparation for the Christmas Tree Skirt - Quilting Workshop taking place on Saturday, October 28
Moccasin Making Workshop - 2 Day Workshop
WHEN: Saturday, October 14 and Sunday, October 15
TIME: 10:00am - 3:00pm each day 
COST: $150.00 / Person (includes all materials)
LOCATION: Roseau Valley School
Registration Deadline is Friday, September 29
Celiac and Gluten Intolerant Workshop (Hosted by the Woodmore WI)
Delicious and cost effective gluten-free living. Does this sound like a dream?
Jodi Lee, RHN, will show you how to get the most out of a gluten-free kitchen including basic substitutions like how to make a gravy without flour, how to make a pan bread, using the gluten-free flour blends for cookies/loaves, stirfry sauces and more.
Come hungry because there will be lots of yummy samples to bust the myth that it tastes bad. Jodi will also discuss why you would go gluten-free, how to manage the price changes, the myths around the need for whole grains. Other allergens like soy, dairy, and eggs, will be mentioned as well because many GF people have other intolerances.
Handouts and recipes included.
WHEN: Wednesday, October 25
TIME: 6:30pm - 8:30pm
COST: $10.00 / Person
LOCATION: Woodmore, MB
Registration Deadline is Friday, October 20
Halloween Party
WHEN: Friday, October 27
TIME: 6:00pm - 8:30pm
COST: Free
LOCATION: Emerson Town Hall
Christmas Tree Skirt - Quilting Workshop
WHEN: Saturday, October 28 
TIME: 9:00am - 5:00pm
COST: $40.00 / person
LOCATION: Emerson New Horizons
Registration deadline is Wednesday, October 25
*Please remember to bring a lunch
After School Arts and Crafts - 8 Week Program
WHEN: Wednesday's (November 1 - December 20)
TIME: 4:00pm - 5:00pm
COST: $40.00 / Child
LOCATION: Emerson Elementary School
After School Arts and Crafts - 8 Week Program
WHEN: Thursday's (November 2 - December 21)
TIME: 4:00pm - 5:00pm
COST: $40.00 / Child
LOCATION: Roseau Valley School
Canad Inns Winter Wonderland
WHEN: Saturday, December 9
TIME: Handivan will leave Emerson at 4:00pm
            Supper at The Keg (5:30pm)
            Tour of Canad Inns Winter Wonderland (6:30pm)
COST: $15.00 / Person (does not include supper)
Registration and Payment Deadline is Wednesday, December 6
Christmas Party
WHEN: Friday, December 22
TIME: 6:00pm - 8:30pm
COST: Free



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