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Park A Palooza Welcome Back Bash!

Slide into fall with us at the RGC! Park A Palooza is a free all-ages event for Members to have fun, start up the year, and mark the highly anticipated re-opening of our renovated Playground, as well as the opening of our brand new basketball hoop and resurfaced outdoor Tennis Courts! Join us for hot dogs and snacks, music, and much, much more! Registration is available now by contacting Member Services at 780.482.2371!

Splash, Pedal, Dash Kids’ Triathlon is back on September 17!

The annual Splash, Pedal, Dash children’s triathlon is back! This year’s event will take place on September 17 in the morning. Children ages 4-13 are invited to register for the triathlon event and family members are encouraged to come out and cheer the kids on! As always, we will have a barbecue after the event. For more details, please contact Registration for the event will open on Thursday, August 10 at 8am on GameTime and close on September 15.

Call for Submissions: Royal Review Fall 2017!

With the Summer 2017 Royal Review now available, we are starting to put together the upcoming fall edition and are looking for Member contributors to submit articles! The theme for the Fall 2017 edition is “The Energy Issue!” This issue is all about fueling your business, your workout, your family, and your life. If you have a story to share or would like to submit an article to the Royal Review, please contact Nicole, Marketing & Communications Coordinator, at by no later than Friday, August 11 to let her know you will be submitting an article. Submissions should be 500-800 words in length, can include photos or images, and are due by Monday, August 28. Happy writing!

Save the Date - The RGC is going to the Dogs on Saturday, August 26!

August 26 is #NationalDogDay! What better way to spend the day than by bringing your dog or puppy to the RGC Aquatic Centre for a refreshing swim in the Teach Pool? Join us from 11am-3:30pm for this fun day!

Immediately after the event, the Aquatic Centre will undergo its annual shutdown for standard maintenance, repairs, and a complete cleaning. The pool is projected to reopen on September 9 for Members to use and will be safe and clean from the Pooches in the Pool event. Please note the closure will only affect the Teach Pool and Whirlpool. The Main Pool will remain open.


Support Chef Steve and the CapitalCare Foundation at Feast on the Field on August 23!

On Wednesday, August 23, Chef Steve will be joining four fellow Edmonton chefs on The Brick Field at Commonwealth Stadium to put on a beautiful al fresco dinner party! Everyone is invited to come out to dine on the field for the third year of this excellent event. Enjoy great food, drinks, people, and conversation all while supporting a fantastic cause! Tickets are available now on Eventbrite by clicking this link!

Fellow chefs include:

  1. Brad Smoliak of Kitchen by Brad
  2. David Omar, head of Zinc Restaurant at Art Gallery Alberta
  3. Matt Phillips & Andrew Cowan, owners of Northern Chicken

About CapitalCare Foundation:

“CapitalCare Foundation supports the needs of CapitalCare's 1400 residents who are served 24 hours per day, seven days a week in ten CapitalCare centres throughout Edmonton, and an additional 300 people in our day programs. The average age of those cared for is 78 with over 70% of those living with Alzheimer's or other forms of dementia.”


Fall 2017 Program Registration closes September 1!

There is less than a month left to register for your Fall 2017 Programs! We encourage you to take another look at the Fall 2017 Program Guide and register on GameTime. Registration for Winter 2018 will begin on Monday, October 16.


It’s not too late to register your child for our Summer Camps!

Our Multi-Sport Camps and Playroom Camps still have room for late registrants to join in on the fun! Our all day Multi-Sport Camps will introduce young athletes to different sports, games, and crafts each day of the week. From nature hikes and swimming to soccer and dodgeball, there is lots of fun to be had by all! Please contact Charlene at to register.

Our half-day Playroom camps will get your little one up, moving, and having loads of fun this summer! Each day of camp includes a half hour each of gymnastics and swimming, and they’ll also have fun jumping around on our new bouncy castle! Morning and afternoon sessions are available, but run based on enrollment. Playroom camp themes include:

  • August 21-25 – Finding Dory

  • August 25-September 1 – Zootopia Adventures

Please consult the Summer 2017 Program Guide for more details and contact or go to GameTime to register!


Busy Club and Parking Lot times

On the following dates and times, we will have banquet events contributing to a busier than normal parking lot:

  • Saturday, August 19 – 3pm-1am

  • Sunday, August 20 – 12:30-7pm

  • Wednesday, August 23 – 4-7pm

  • Saturday, August 26 – 2pm-1am

  • Sunday, August 26 – 10am-3pm


Additional notices

  • ​Fall 2017 Program Registration closes on Friday, September 1 at 11pm