Municipality of Emerson-Franklin

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

Recreation & Tourism


Recreation & Wellness Logo


To promote health, recreation and wellness opportunities for the residents of the Municipality of Emerson-Franklin. As a Municipal department we will endeavor to deliver diverse and equitable programs and services to people of all ages and abilities.


Foot Care Clinic  

Dominion City - March 17, 2020 

Please contact Lorri @ 427-2557

 Printable Congregate Meal Menu

Congregate Meal Program 

February 14 – Chicken Parmesan & Entertainment "The Sanderson” Valentine’s Dinner                                    (Maria is on Holiday’s Call Gladys@427-2097)

February 17 – Closed - Family Day!

February 19 – Liver & Onions

February 21 - Sweet & Sour Ribs

Time: 12:00 Noon

Cost:  $7.00

Everyone is Welcome

Fall Prevention Exercises at Abbeyfield in Dominion City

When: Wednesday’s & Friday’s for 6 months

Where: Abbeyfield House, Dominion City

Time: 9:15am-10:15am

 Cost: Free

 Please bring a water bottle & please use the side door

 Thanks to Southern Health Santé Sud for the Fall Prevention Grant


Indoor Walking @Abbeyfield House

Lower Level - Walk Treadmills or the Loop

When: Tuesdays and Thursdays, starting: Tuesday, Nov. 19 continuing through the winter

Time: 9:30-11:00 am

Enter at the side door.

Everyone Welcome!



When:  Thursdays: January 9 to March 26, 2020 

Where: Emerson New Horizons

Time:  5:30 – 6:30pm

Cost:   $15.00 Drop in Fee


After School Curling - Dominion City

Feb 12­ to March 18

Dominion City Curling Club

4:15 – 5:30 – Grade 4 and up


Register at Emerson Town Office or DC Municipal Office


After School Curling - Emerson

Feb 18 to March 17

Emerson Curling Club

3:45 – 4:45 – Grade 4 and up


Register at the Emerson Town Office


Valentine’s Day Dinner 

When: February 14th

Where: Congregate Meal Program, Dominion City 

Time: 11:30am

Cost: $10.00 each 

Entertainment: The Sanderson’s 

Call Maria if you would like to come for lunch@427-2721 

Maria is on Holiday’s (Call Gladys@427-2097)


Dominion City Winter Carnival

February 22nd

Dominion City Winter Carnival Events Poster - printable PDF


Town Hall Movies

Friday February 7th

Movie – Playing with Fire

Time – 6:30

$2.00 admission and canteen available


Come and Join us @ Congregate Meal Program

and we will play some cards

When: Monday, February 10th

Where: Congregate Meal Program

Time: 12:30pm

Cost: Free

Everyone Welcome!

Alzheimer Society - Caring for people with Dementia

Once a Month Support Group

When: February 24th        

Where: Emerson New Horizons      

Time: 10:00am

Cost: $2:00pm - Rental for the hall

Everyone is Welcome!


Meditation Workshop

Daily Meditation- Practice to Promote Well-being at any age whether you are new to meditation or already have a daily mindfulness practice, this offering will strengthen your ability to train your mind to cultivate wellness. 

 When: Thursday’s March 5,12,19,26 

 Where:  Dominion City @ Abbeyfield

Time: Class starts @ 1:30- 2:30 pm

Cost: Estimated cost $ 40.00 for the 4 weeks.

"Registration is Required”

Register by Feb 14th

Please call Lorri @ 427-2557 or Anne @373-2002


 Get Better Together Program in Tolstoi – "6 Weeks”  

 Workshops are led by others with health issues who understand the challenges of managing symptoms, medications and health care needs. 

When: May 6,13,20,27, June 2,10.

Where: Tolstoi Senior District Centre

Time: 10am-12:30pm

Cost: Free

Please register with Lorri @ 427-2557

Register by April 17, 2020

 Session 1   • Differences between acute and chronic conditions • Using your mind to manage symptoms • Making action plans

Session 2 • Dealing with difficult emotions • Introducing physical activity

Session 3 • Better breathing techniques • Muscle relaxation • Managing pain and fatigue

Session 4 • Healthy eating • Future plans for health care • Communication and problem-solving

Session 5 • Medication use • Making treatment decisions • Depression management, positive thinking and guided imagery

Session 6 • Working with healthcare • Looking back and planning for the future


Clinical Dietitian coming to Congregate Meal Program

 When: Friday, March 13,2020

 Where: Legion Hall, Dominion City

Time: 12:30pm

Cost: Free

Come join us for an Informational session.

 If you would like to come for lunch please call Maria @ 427-2721 or 373-2890

 Everyone Welcome!         


Public Health Nurse - Presentation by Julie Cadieux

When: Wednesday, March 18-2020

Where: New Horizon Hall - Emerson

Time: 1:30pm

Come join us for an Informational session and have a cup of coffee

Everyone Welcome!


Pharmacist Awareness Month- George from Emerson

When: Friday, March 27-2020

Where: Legion Hall – Dominion City

Time: 12:30pm

If you would like to stay for lunch (Roast Beef Dinner) call Maria @ 427-2721 or 373-2890

Cost $7.00 for the meal 

Everyone Welcome!          



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