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.


Due to Covid- 19 Virus,

we are still serving meal on a take-out basis only.


June Congregate Meal Menu

June 26 – Fried Chicken Dinner

June 29 – Sweet & Sour Meatballs

July 1 - Closed - Canada Day  

July 2 – Fish Dinner   

Time: 12:00pm

Cost:  $7.00 (Everyone is Welcome)



Footcare Clinics

Dominion City - Abbeyfield – July 7 & 8/2020 

Emerson – July 22/2020 


Birthday Parade 

If someone you love is having a birthday during June and would like to have the Emerson or DC Fire Department assist you in a drive by birthday parade, email and we will assist you to set this up (note that this would be upon on the availability of the fire department).


Musical Entertainment for Seniors -

Everyone Welcome to Watch 

When:  June 25th  

Where: Emerson Estates – 10:30am  

               Emerson Town Hall – 11:00am 

               Dominion City Franklin Manor -2:00pm 

               Abbeyfield House – 2:30pm 

Everyone Welcome to Watch!  Entertainment will be held outside and weather permitting.


 Swimming Lesson – Emerson Pool:

Session 1 – July 6 - 17

Session 2 – Aug 3 - 14

Private Lesson available upon request

Register at the Emerson Town Hall,  or call Anne at 204-373-2002 for more information.


Paint Night

When:  July 3rd

Time:  7:00 pm

Where:  The Depot in Emerson

What:  We will be following an instructor to paint a beautiful flower picture.

Cost:  $35.00

Call Anne at 204-373-2002 or email


Arts Camp

Summer Arts camps for kids 8 and up.  Drama, dance, theatre games, stage magic and creative expression. 

July 20 to 24th in Emerson

Cost:  $150.00 ($125.00 for second child from the same family)

Contact rwfacilitator@emersonfranklin.comor call 204-373-2002



Virtual Yoga & Meditation

Practice in the comfort of you home  

Join weekly: Breathwork, Yoga and Meditation Classes  

Offered Via Zoom to: 

  • Cultivate Mindfulness
  • Reduce Aches, Pains & Tension 
  • Reduce Stress & Anxiety 
  • Increase Flexibility & Mobility 
  • Sleep through the night
  • Age Gracefully  

Please contact Elizabeth or call  

Mindfulness Book Club 

Offering: Four-week mindfulness book club sessions for anyone that would like to join:  

Book: "the mindful day” - how to find focus, calm and joy from morning to evening by Laurie J. Cameron.  

What is the Mindfulness Book Club? 

Over a period of four weeks we will be discussing the content of the Mindful book and experiencing some mindfulness practices. 

Each week we will read a certain section of the book, have a discussion, incorporate a meditation and some mindful movements during the session.  

The mindfulness book club will help you learn how to intentionally cope with pain, illness and stress. You will gain a better understanding of stress and how to respond more effectively to daily challenges.  

Instructor: Bernice Parent, Certified Yoga and Mindfulness teacher.  

Dates: September 30, October 7, 14 & 21, 2020  

Time: 1-3 pm   

Location: New Horizon Emerson Hall  

Cost: $20.00 for the mindful day Book 

**Registration is required as we are only taking 15 participants** 

We will be giving the participants the books ahead.  

If you are interested in this four-week book club, please register with Lorri French @204-427-2557.  





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