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Free public skate at new Jim Lind arena
West Kelowna residents are invited to try out the newly renovated Jim Lind Arena during a free public skate this Saturday.
The free skating session, which includes free skate rentals, will run from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
The $1.1 million Jim Lind Arena renovation project, funded in part through a $250,126 grant from the federal government, included: A new concrete ice floor, as well as new rink boards, rink glass, lights, washrooms and rubber flooring.
The upgrades also included the installation of a new score clock, which was funded through prize money received through Hockeyville 2012.