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Kelowna host family-friendly holiday events

A couple of annual holiday events are coming up in the city

Enjoy a swim or skate alongside some well-known holiday friends at two upcoming events.

There’ll be games and activities for all ages at the annual Swim with Santa at Parkinson Recreation Centre on Sunday, Dec. 10, from 1 to 3 p.m. Kids can have an underwater photo taken with Santa and enjoy plenty of holiday fun. Photos are complimentary for pass holders or with the purchase of a daily pool pass and will be emailed to parents.

The city’s annual Family Holiday Skate will take place on Sunday, Dec. 17, at the Rutland Arena from 3 to 5:15 p.m. Enjoy an afternoon of free skating, face painting for the kids, plus hot chocolate and other refreshments courtesy of Tim Hortons.

Skate rentals are available, don’t forget to bring helmets. Donations for the Central Okanagan Community Food Bank are greatly appreciated.

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