The Badlands Community Facility, comprised of a library, cultural centre, meeting rooms, field house, arena, and curling rink, will be a new, multi-use centre for all of the citizens of Drumheller and the surronding area.
The facility will provide opportunities for recreation, education, health, wellness, and socialization for generations to come.
The Drumheller Public Library will be relocated and redefined to suit the needs of our increasingly digital society.
Some additions to the library will include:
The Cultural Centre will include opportunities for displays showcasing local talent.
Cultural themes will be selected for displays that focus on our regional history, covering topics such as:
This area will hold up to 500 people and can be divided into smaller venue areas. It will be a social hub for the community and will serve as the gathering point and apex of activity for all residents.
It will be a venue for:
The Field House and additional wellness facilities will provide an opportunity for a healthy active lifestyle for people of all ages, providing a "quality of life" for locals as well as potentially attracting new residents to the area.
The Field House will include:
A much needed second indoor ice surface will provide opportunities for additional practice times and the ability to host more income generating games and tournaments.
The arena will include:
The existing curling rink has been in existence for over forty years.
It will be demolished and a new curling rink will provide opportunities for: