Lions FREE Skate 2023-2024

Time and date:

Frank Crane Arena
Nanaimo, BC
2300 Bowen Road

The City of Nanaimo Parks & Recreation, Lions Club of Nanaimo, Save-On-Foods and many other community sponsors are proud to present the Lions Free Skates. Held Sunday's at Frank Crane Arena from 12-1:30 pm. (On Clipper game days held 11 am-12:30 pm on Dec 3 & Mar 10).

The Lions Club is pleased to be offering free skating to Nanaimo residents. Thank you to our many program sponsors: Save on Foods, Alexandra’s Bistro, Brechin Lanes, BMO Nesbitt Burns, Chris Martin Personal Real Estate Corp. - RE/MAX of Nanaimo, Haarsma Waste Innovations, Little Valley Restoration & Collision, Ltd., Nanaimo Hearing Clinic, Roto Rooter Sewer & Drain Cleaning Services, Widsten Property Management Services

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