Manager helps sports clubs improve Rexentre

Recreation operations manager Joel Friesen basks in the glow of a new and improved lighting system at the Rexentre. He helped sports groups apply for a community development grants to replace the lights and redo the stereo and public address system.

They’ve changed the light bulbs in the Rexentre and the effect is brilliant. A new lighting system was installed over the holidays and the ambiance in the 1,200-seat arena is striking. “They’ve been talking about replacing the lights forever,” says the Rexentre’s new operations manager, Joel Friesen. Shortly after Friesen arrived,…