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We hope you have a wonderful day! 

MAY LONG WEEKEND

The Junior Lounge & Babysitting Centre will be closed on Saturday, May 22nd to Monday, May 24th.
We will reopen with regular hours on Tuesday, May 25th!

UPDATED BABYSITTING CENTRE HOURS

Monday - Friday

9:30 am - 10:15 am
10:30 am - 11:45 am
12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
1:30 pm - 2:45 pm
3:00 pm - 4:15 pm

Saturday

8:30 am - 9:15 am
9:30 am - 10:45 am
11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Book with our Front Desk for one time slot per day, or multiple, up to one week in advance! 

JR LOUNGE AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM HOURS

We are open Monday to Friday 3:45 pm - 6:45 pm!
Book in with the Front Desk for your visit up to a one week in advance!

JUNIOR & FAMILY ZOOM CLASSES SCHEDULE

Monday, May 10th
4:00 pm - Gym Class

Tuesday, May 11th
11:30 am - Crafty Corner: Paper Plate Rocking Snail

Wednesday, May 12th
4:00 pm - Paint With Jessica: Lightning Storm

Thursday, May 13th
11:30 am - Crafty Corner: Tulip Garden Fork Painting 

Friday, May 14th
4:00 pm - Crafty Corner: Blossoming Spring Tree 

WHAT ARE OUR CLASSES?

Here is a summary of what activites we will be doing at our Zoom events! If you are interested in any of these classes, please contact Jessica Barsky for all of the Zoom codes! 

CRAFTY CORNER

This class is filled with different craft projects that will use minimal or basic craft supplies. Don’t have a supply? No problem, I am sure we have a modification idea for you! Suitable for all ages. Parental help may be needed depending on age and crafting experience!

PAINT WITH JESSICA

This class will explore art using different types of paint and styles of paintings. Classes are between level 1 - 4 with 1 being beginner and 4 being the most challenging painting projects.

MINI MAKERS

These classes will have a wide variety of different DIY projects for kids who are ready to begin adventuring beyond traditional crafting!

MAKERS

These classes will have a wide variety of different DIY projects with our more experienced crafters who want to adventure beyond the construction paper crafting! Some of these projects will be challenging. Suitable for all ages including teens and adults.

SUMMER CAMP

With so much uncertainty this past year, it can be challenging looking ahead and making plans. But we are making our plans to help you have an amazing summer! Your child will have so much fun meeting new friends while doing some cool art projects, playing gym games and participating in Badminton and Tennis! Lunch is also included!

REGISTRATION

Registration is open for our Junior Recreation Summer Day Camp which is taking place each week of summer break from July 5th to September 3rd. Due to limited capacity restrictions, registration is currently open for members only and will open to non-members on June 1st, 2021 at 8:00 am! Register with our Front Desk to save a spot! 

PRICING

Member Cost: $225 + GST ( $180 + GST for 4 day camp week August 3rd - 6th )
Non-Member Cost: $250 + GST ( Registration Opens June 1st at 8:00 am ) ( $200 + GST for 4 day camp week August 3rd - 6th )

DATES AVAILABLE

July 5th - 9th
July 12th - 16th
July 19th - 23rd
July 26th - 30th
August 3rd - 6th (4-day camp)
August 9th - 13th
August 16th - 20th
August 23rd - 27th
August 30th - September 3rd

CAMP HOURS

Drop off 8:30 am - 9:00am
Camp 9:00 am - 4:00 pm (Lunch 11:30 am)
Pick Up 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

HERE ARE THE DAY CAMP HEALTH AND SAFETY MEASURES THAT WILL BE REQUIRED FOR CHILDREN ATTENDING CAMPS

-Staff are to use a screening tool to assess their health before coming into work.
-Staff are to have their temperature checked & sanitize their hands upon entry to the facility.
-Staff are to use face masks while in program with your child(ren).
-Children are to have their temperature checked upon entry to the program. Parents will be asked screening questions regarding their children’s health. No children with symptoms will be allowed to attend.
-Children are to hand wash/sanitize their hands upon entry.
-Children will hand wash/sanitize their hands after every activity, game, or art project.
-Children will hand wash before and after any lunch breaks and bathroom breaks.
-There will be limited shared equipment. Activity equipment will be thoroughly cleaned and sanitized before and after each use, using the appropriate cleaning products and procedures.
-Physical distancing is to be maintained throughout the program’s activities.
-Groups will be limited in number.
-High-touch areas will be frequently wiped down throughout the day.
-Lunch is served in individual packaging from our Ice Cafe using safe practices- remember to let us know about any allergies!

You are so amazing and appreciated! 

NO SKILLS & DRILLS MAY LONG WEEKEND

There are no Junior or Adult Skills & Drills sessions taking place on Monday, May 24th.

MAY LONG WEEKEND MEMBER ICE

There are many opportunities to get on the ice as a member of the Club. During the May long weekend, there are even more chances to skate! Remember to check the ice schedule online and book your visit up to 2 days in advance with the Front Desk.

ARENA OPEN IN JUNE

Keep cool this June! After not being open for much of the year, our arena will not be closing this June for our regular annual maintenance.

SKILLS & DRILLS IN JUNE

Our adult Skills & Drill program will be continuing through the month of June. Come out in full equipment for this adult hockey practice!

Mondays  8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesdays  6:45 am - 7:45 am
Thursdays  8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

We are into the second week of the new health orders and we'd just like to say thank you to everyone for doing their part!

9 FEET FOR NOW

One of the changes that came in last week was that all gym users must now maintain 3 metres or 9 feet distance between each other while in the WWC fitness facility. This relates to the whole fitness facility and includes all fitness classes.

FITNESS PROGRAMMING MAX CAPACITY CHANGES

Due to the new physical distancing restrictions there will be an impact on some of our classes and their max capacity. Please see the new max capacities for all our in person fitness classes below.

- Mondays at 9:30am with Aimee are now 6 people max.
- Mondays at 6:00pm with Rich are now 8 people max.
-Tuesdays at 9:30am with Ruth are now 6 people max.
-Tuesdays at 6:00pm with Philip are now 6 people max.
- Wednesdays at 9:30am with Caitlin are now 5 people max.
- Wednesdays at 6:00pm with Vince are now 8 peopel max.
- Thursdays at 9:30am with Meagan are now 8 people max.
- Thursdays at 10:45am with Laura are now 6 people max.
- Fridays at 6:30am with Caitlin are now 8 people max.
- Fridays at 9:30am with Caitlin are now 8 people max.

The Manitoba Squash Hall of Fame's new home is here at the Winnipeg Winter Club! Until now, the Manitoba Squash Hall of Fame had been a virtual one only. If you come by the Interior Illusions Squash Centre you can see the beautiful layout on the back wall. The eight current inductees in the Hall of Fame have their pictures yet to go up, but that will be added very shortly. There will also be an official unveiling of the Hall of Fame Wall when we eventually have our first squash tournament! 

TRI RACQUET CAMPS

Our summer Tri Racquet camps are open for registration! Our Tri Racquet camps include instruction each day in squash, badminton and tennis, as well as other recreation activities.The camp also includes lunch each day that participants get to order from a menu. The camp is for kids aged 8 - 14 years old. Due to Covid restrictions, our camps are currently limited to a max of 20 participants who will then be split into two groups of ten. Please call the Front Desk to register!

Your Mother’s Day orders are greatly appreciated by all of us! We’re so happy to have a chance to cook for you. If you haven’t placed an order yet, give us a shout! There are extras of some of the items. 

LUNCH TRUCK POP-UP

Thursday’s are Lunch Truck days in the WWC parking lot. Pick up a great lunch for the family or the work crew, right outside. We’re fast and delicious! Keep an eye on the Urban Prairie Cuisine Instagram or Facebook for menus and locations!

TAKE & BAKE MENU

We refresh the menu every two weeks, so keep coming back for new and fabulous, or best sellers! See our social media platforms for our menus, or call us at the Club!

We look forward to serving you!