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Sandy Wickens Memorial Arena

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Located In Sherose Island
Where To Find Us
12 Park Lane
Sherose Island, NS
Areas Served Municipality of the District Barrington ; Shelburne County
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Contact Cora Scott, Arena/Property Services Administrative Assistant; Phone: 902-637-2015 ext 227; Email:
Alternate Contact Misty James, Recreation Director; Phone: 902-637-2015 ext 239; Email:
Mailing Address c/o Barrington Municipal Recreation Department 
PO Box 100 
27 Park Lane 
Barrington, NS B0W 1E0
Fax 902-637-2598
Description & Services
The arena facility has a NHL size ice surface. 
The ice is installed in August and removed in April yearly. 
During these months the arena provides hockey events, figure skating, public skating, skating lessons and pick-up hockey. 
During the off season the facility is used for dances, concerts, wrestling and other special events. 
If you would like to book the arena, please contact Cora Scott 902-637-2015 EXT 227.
Special Information
Tags Arenas ; Community Sport Organizations ; Figure/Ice Skating ; Hockey ; March Break ; Recreation Categories ; Recreation Facilities ; South Shore Connect
Categories - General Ice Arena