EDMONTON: August Summer Programs

Shabu HusseinASRAB is excited to provide you more summer sport programs!

Upcoming Events Including: Walking Club, Archery Try-it, Golf Try-it, Paddle Boating

 

Walking Club

Join us for a walk in the beautiful river valley! We will meet at the main entrance of the Edmonton Conference Centre to begin and end our walks.

Guides can be arranged, please let the program coordinator know when you register if you will require a guide walker. Friends and family members are welcome to join as well!

Where: Edmonton Convention Centre
9797 Jasper Ave

NEW TIME AND DAY!

When: Thursdays starting August 8th
Time: 7:00 – 8:00pm

For registration contact Haley at program.edmonton@asrab.ab.ca with participants age, name and phone number.

Archery Try-it!

ASRAB invites our members of all ages to try out Archery!

Para-Archery is a Paralympic sport, and Visually Impaired archery athletes will be competing in the 2020 Paralympic Games! The objective of the sport is to shoot arrows accurately at a target marked with 10 concentric rings.

An instructor will help you learn the proper form and technique for shooting accurately, and a sighted assistant (known as a spotter) will help you shoot safely and give you feedback.

Where: Wyld Archery – 14805 Yellowhead Trail
When: Tuesday, August 13th
Time: 6:30 – 7:30pm
Ages: 12 years and up
Cost: $15

Details: You are encouraged to bring a friend or family member to assist you as a Spotter.

For registration contact Haley at program.edmonton@asrab.ab.ca with participants age, name and phone number.

Golf Try-it!

Come to learn to play golf with ASRAB! These lessons will teach golf technique at the driving range and on the golf course. With two lessons, members will get the chance to play a short game with three holes on the course!

Members will be paired with a volunteer to help with technique, we encourage you to bring your family or friends to help as well. Each member will be given instructions, range balls, and rentals if needed.

Where: Mill Woods Golf Course
4540 50 St NW
When: Wednesday August 14th, 21st, and 28th
Time: 7:00 – 8:00pm
Ages: 12 years and up
Cost: $75

Details: Please arrive early to grab clubs and balls so we can start on time.

Deadline to Register: August 11th

For registration contact Haley at program.edmonton@asrab.ab.ca with participants age, name and phone number.

Paddle Boating and BBQ at Hawrelak Park!

Come try out and get out on the water with paddle boating and Hawrelak Park! The two manned boats are a great way for members and their guide to cruise around in. Like a bicycle they are propelled by placing your feet on pedals and pushing in a circular motion. Following paddle boating we will enjoy a BBQ to celebrate the end of summer!

Where: Hawrelak Park – 9330 Groat Rd NW
When: Saturday August 24th
Time: 1:00 – 2:30pm

Details: Please arrive 15 minutes early so we can be boating by 1:00 pm. The boating house is located next to the Heritage Amphitheatre and by picnic site Number 5. Life jackets will be provided, but please bring a change of clothes (just in case!), water and sunscreen.

For registration contact Haley at program.edmonton@asrab.ab.ca with participants age, name and phone number.

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