Soccer Quest and Vancouver Whitecaps camps coming to Grand Forks

The Boundary soccer program was a huge success this past spring.
Kids can now register for a soccer summer camp right here in Grand Forks.

We will be offering a new unlimited use season pass that will be valid from Oct. 1 to Dec. 3.

With the purchase of the new fall season pass, you receive unlimited use of the pool during our summer pool hours for free from Aug. 1 to 19.

The pass deal is only available for purchase throughout the month of July.

Your current passes have no expiry dates so you can suspend them until the New Year and enjoy unlimited use in the fall.

The more you use the fall season pass, the better deal it becomes.

The fee for the season pass is based on our monthly pass fee. For more details on the fall pass, please give us a call.


We offer swim lessons throughout the summer with a new session set starting each week. The next session will start Monday, July 11 between 10 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. daily.

Parent and Tot swim lesson summer evening camps offer parents with children under three-years of age, a chance to introduce the little ones to water in a fun, safe environment.

Parents learn water safety skills and proper techniques, making the child’s first experience to the pool a positive one.

The camps will be offered four evenings a week starting July 11 and again Aug. 8 from 6:30 to 7 p.m.

Please give us a call today to register.


The Boundary soccer program was a huge success this past spring.

Kids can now register for a soccer summer camp right here in Grand Forks.

Soccer Quest is in partnership with the Vancouver Whitecaps and will be in Grand Forks the week of July 18.

If you are interested in registering your child for this one-week camp, please go online to or call 250-352-GOAL.


Family nights are held at the aquatic centre every Tuesday evening from 6 to 8 p.m.

There will be lots of water toys and high activity level happening during this two-hour loonie/toonie swim.

Children and youth just pay a loonie, while adult and seniors pay just a toonie.


If you will be operating a motorized boat this summer, you must carry with you a card that indicates you are certified.

Grand Forks Recreation (GFREC) will be offering a course on Saturday, July 16, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the arena viewing room.

Instructor Mike Fairweather, with Canadian Power and Sail Squadron from Castlegar, will take you through the manual, offering information on the laws and regulations for safe boating practices.

Deadline to register for this one-day course is Friday, July 8.


Pick up a summer flyer for details on upcoming events and summer programs, or view the recreation brochure on the web at

You can also reach the Grand Forks Recreation Office at 250-442-2202 and the Grand Forks Aquatic Centre at 250-442-3488 or by email at