Public skating and pickle ball are among the options being offered as the Island Savings Centre, Kerry Park Recreation Centre and Fuller Lake Arena host a series of free recreation days this month.
The events kick off this Saturday with a free public skate in the Cowichan Arena from 1-2:20 p.m. Nearby, in the Island Savings Centre Multi-Purpose Hall, free drop-in sports, including pickleball, basketball, badminton and more, will be offered from noon to 3 p.m. Fuller Lake Arena will offer free public skating on Sunday from 2:40-4 p.m. In South Cowichan, Kerry Park Recreation Centre will host its own free public skate from 1-2:15 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 28.
"All the facilities are proud to be able to provide these opportunities to the community," said a release from the Island Savings Centre. "This is an annual event that is part of a combined effort, across the recreation centres, to promote physical activity and well-being for all residents of the Cowichan Valley."
Contact your local recreation centre for more information about the free events.