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Just a reminder that there is no WWC or H2O swimming lessons tonight! Enjoy your Halloween!

Due to the pool closure on Wednesday, October 23rd, we will be pushing back the end date for our WWC Wednesday night swimming lessons to November 20th.

Congrats to Chris White and Elliott Beals for winning the 40+ Mens doubles at the VRC masters held in Vancouver last weekend. 

ADULT BEGINNERS

Starting Monday, November 4th at 7:00 – 8:00 pm for 4 weeks, we will be starting an adult beginner night with games. All adults are welcome.
Adult lessons are every Thursday 6:00 - 7:00 pm $10 per class and everyone is welcome.

REMEMBRANCE DAY

All classes are cancelled on Monday November 11th.

PICKLEBALL

Pickleball is on badminton courts 4 & 5 every Sunday from 1:30 - 3:30 pm

East Indian Buffet. Try it with a great flight of local beers!

Looking ahead to November 8th, we will be featuring a lovely 3 course served dinner - Chef Dan’s Seafood Medley.

ICE CAFÉ

The Ice Café makes a great cappuccino & latte. A little treat in the day!

HOLIDAY PARTIES!

Call today to book a holiday party, at the club, at your home or your business. We feature a fabulous Christmas Buffet with turkey, salmon and a beef carvery. Specially priced as our gift to you! We can deliver a nice lunch to your place of business. Call and ask for the Christmas Lunch Special

Find us on Facebook and Instagram, Urban Prairie Cuisine

 

The 2019 Winnipeg Winter Club Open Squash Championships are running this week. It is the first provincial tournament of the year, with players from all over the city and province. There will be great squash to come out and see each day, except no matches on Thursday because of Halloween. Quarter Finals are Friday night with Semi Finals at 12:30 and 1:15pm on Saturday. Stop by the squash centre and check out the action. 

NO JUNIOR LESSONS THIS WEEK

With the WWC Open running this week, there will be no junior lessons this Wednesday, Friday, Saturday or Sunday. All lessons will be back to normal the following week.

MUNCHKINS WANTED

If your little 4-8 year old is looking to try something new, how about giving squash a try!? We have peewee/munchkin groups on both Saturdays and Sundays. Even though our group is underway, it's never too late to come out and give it a try. We provide junior racquets and glasses for participants to borrow for anyone who needs. Kids are welcome to come out for a week or two before decide they would like to be part of the group. If you are interested in having your child come out or would like more information, please contact Trevor Borland

 

Our popular Adult Tennis Games Night is back with our Fall installment! We will run a Winter and a Spring session as well! Here is a quick time line:

- 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm:  Arrive and have your FREE drink before we head out on court
- 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm:  Singles portion of oncourt games
- 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm:  Doubles portion, featuring triple threat!
Dinner will be served somewhere in the middle of the festivities

Cost: $25.00 for members and $35.00 for guests (includes a free drink, meal and all activities) OR
$15.00 for members and $25.00 for guests (includes a free drink, meal with no oncourt activities)
Register at the Front Desk on or before November 18th! Let's have some fun!

COURTS ARE GETTING BUSY - DO NOT WASTE YOUR BOOKED COURT

Reminder to all members that if you managed to secure a court booking but then are no longer able to use it, CANCEL the booking through the website or contact the Front Desk as soon as possible. Another member will want to book it and there is nothing more frustrating than walking by the tennis area and seeing a booked court not being used! Thanks for everyone's attention on this!

BALL MACHINE IS BACK

Please ensure you follow the Court Booking Policy when signing out and using the ball machine during prime time hours. Ball Machine key/sign out/registration is at the Front Desk.

- Sign up for 5 hour package or 1 hour at a time
- Book the machine for 30 or 60 minutes.
- Prime time use is only allowed for group members so court usage is maximized.
- 5 hour package: Individual $50.00 - 2 players $70.00 (split $35.00 each) – 3 or more $90.00 (split among the players)
- 1 hour at at time: $12.00 for individuals or $20.00 for 2 players(split) or $25.00 for 3 or more (split).
- Users must be 12 or older to sign and have had a tutorial on the ball machine functions and safety.