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"Ashcroft has curling once again! In a community where curling has been a major source of social and physical activity during the winter months it was very disappointing to have to close the doors on the facility due to roof deterioration. With the funding from Northern Development and the Village of Ashcroft, we were able to replace the roof and curling was able to resume in our community."

Michelle Allen, Chief Administrative Officer, Village of Ashcroft

Curling Club Returns To Throwing Rocks And Hosting Bonspiel Tournaments In Ashcroft

With the new improvements made to Ashcroft’s curling facility, the club is now able to host bonspiels and other tournament events, bringing people into the community and creating significant positive economic spin-offs. In addition, the new roof on the curling rink has allowed the Ashcroft and District Curling Club to…

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