Have a healthy new year

Join Oak Bay council on New Year’s Day (Jan. 1) with activities at the Oak Bay Recreation Centre

Enjoy a healthy, happy, start to the new year at the Oak Bay Recreation Centre.

Join Oak Bay Mayor Nils Jensen and members of Oak Bay council on New Year’s Day (Jan. 1) with several activities at the Oak Bay Recreation Centre.

The fun includes an hour-long community walk with the mayor and council of Oak Bay leaving the recreation centre lobby at 12:30 p.m.

Then return to the Oak Bay Recreation Centre for these free, fun activities:

From 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. meet and greet mayor and council in the Sports View Lounge – coffee and tea provided. 1 to 3 p.m. Fitness studio orientations (please pre-register for 1, 2 or 3 p.m.).

From 1:30 to 3 p.m. try ice skating in the arena. From 1:30 to 3 p.m. try tennis with organized, fun activities (no court bookings during this time). From 2 to 3 p.m. there’s Jazzercise in the indoor sports field. From 3 to 5 p.m. go swimming. From 3:15 p.m. and 5:15 p.m. there will be children’s movies in the Sports View restaurant.

Donations for Kid’s Sport will gratefully be accepted.

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