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


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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.

If anyone needs help during this time of COVID-19

Please contact Lorri @204-427-2557 or 204-712-3118 

December Congregate Meal Menu

Congregate Meal Program

Due to Covid-19 - (Code Red) we are going back to Pick-up and Delivery only until further notice. Please wear a mask when you pick up your meal and Please Social Distance.


December 4 – Roast Pork Dinner

December 7 – Sweet & Sour Meatballs

December 9 – Sheppard’s Pie

December 11- Roast Beef Dinner 

Time: 12:00pm

Cost:  $7.00 each  

Everyone Welcome!


Footcare Clinic

Please call Lorri @ 204-427-2557 if you would like an appointment


Massage Therapist coming to Abbeyfield House soon as Code Red is over

If you would like an appointment, please contact Lorri @ 427-2557 or Cell @ 712-3118


Drumming with Chris online

Free interactive and entertaining drumming sessions

Join us for a free interactive and entertaining wellness drumming session. 

Wellness drumming has been proven to increase the immune system, reduce stress and produce joy in participants. 

Chris Scholl is a trained Remo health rhythms facilitator with over 38 years of drumming experience.  This will be an event to remember.

Sign up with Lorri @ 204-427-2557  



Fall Wreath Kits

Kits contain everything you need to create a beautiful fall wreath, except scissors and glue. 

Kits are $20.00 and are limited so do not miss out.

Pick them up at the offices in Emerson or Dominion City.


Free Virtual Meditation Course-Online Via Zoom

In This Course You Will Learn:

  • Several Meditations
  • Cultivate Mindfulness
  • Reduce Stress and Anxiety
  • Increase Confidence
  • Develop Self-Awareness

When: Jan 20, Jan 27, Feb 3, Feb 10, - 2021

Time 7:00pm

Cost: Free

Register with Lorri @ 427-2557 or Cell 712-3118 or



(Thanks to the Emergency Community Support Fund) 

*NEW for 2020

Online Option for Food Handler Training*

Healthy Living will cover the cost for volunteers working in a not-for-profit setting who are preparing and serving food to the public, to take the Certified Food Handler Training Certificate Level 1 available online through 'Contractors Associated with Manitoba Health’.  

Please see the steps below for the new process of registering: 

  • to register, please contact:
Lorri French, Seniors Coordinator
204-427-2557 or 
  • Volunteers must cover the cost of the course fee and once a volunteer has completed the training and received the Certificate, Healthy Living will reimburse the cost – please connect with Healthy Living Facilitator for the Volunteer Expense Claim form.

This will be the last year that Healthy Living will cover the cost of the Food Handler training.

Postponed until further notice:

Footcare Appointments

Fall Prevention Exercises

Anytime, Anywhere Exercises

Craft Painting Party

Alzheimer’s Support Group

Hearing Test’s by Jayden Joseph, a Licensed Industrial Audiometric Technician of Hi-Def Safety Ltd

Mindfulness Book Club 

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