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2017 Summer Skating Begins

Just in time to cool off from the summer weather we are enjoying, our Summer Session begins Monday, July 3 and runs to and includes Monday, August 7. A reminder that Monday lessons will be held at Hillcrest Arena while

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Update on 2017/18 Skating Season

RPFSC is currently in discussion with the City of Vancouver Parks Board for 2017-18 ice time. Our Club’s goals are to continue offering our programs on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays and to receive additional entitled ice time. Once the City confirms

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National Volunteer Week – April 23 – 29

The RPFSC Board and our members collectively contribute to the various functions of running and managing a successful organization. During this week to honour volunteers across our country, we would like to say THANK YOU to all of our volunteer

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2016 Child Fitness Tax Credit Receipts now available on-line

Currently registered RPFSC members can now download their 2016 Fitness Tax Credit Receipt for their tax returns via Uplifter, our on-line registration system. How to download your receipt(s): Click here to log in to Uplifter, our Online Registration System. Click on “My Account”

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Child Fitness Tax Credit Receipts for 2016

If you paid for your child’s skating lesson fees in 2016, your fees are eligible for the Child Fitness Tax Credit for 2016.  Child Fitness Tax Credits are eligible in the year that they were paid and not the year

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Seeking Nominations for 2017 Skate Canada Achievement Awards

Each year, Skate Canada’s BC/YK Section seeks nominations for Achievement Awards to recognize outstanding skaters, program assistants, coaches, volunteers and officials throughout the BC/YK section.  There are 17 award categories that are open for nominations. A list of Award Categories

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Update on RPFSC Board of Directors

We would like to update you on a change in our Club’s Board of Directors. In November, one of one our Board members, Marnie Candido resigned.  Marnie has been an active member of our Board of Directors for the past five

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Family Skate Update and Schedule

Our Annual Family Skate is coming up!  This event consists of a Skating Display, followed by our Family Skate. All RPFSC members and their families including siblings are welcome to skate together, after the skills display. There will be skate rentals and helmets

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Limited Parking on Saturdays beginning November 5

The Nat Bailey Winter Market  begins Saturday, November 5th and runs until April 22rd, 2017 from 10am to 2pm in the parking lot and plaza of Nat Bailey Stadium and Hillcrest Centre. Parking will be VERY limited on these days. Please ensure

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Fall CanSkate Parent Meetings

To ensure that our Canskate families and skaters have a positive skating experience with us, we will be holding CanSkate Information Meetings this week for parents/guardians of our CanSkaters. Our CanSkate Coordinator Carissa Wong will be reviewing safety and equipment,

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