Free and Low Cost Programs offered by Recreation

Emera Oval

Free activities at the Emera Oval

Bedford & Hammonds Plains

Location Day & Time Cost & Start Date
Snowshoeing (Winter) Range Field/BHPCC F. 1-2pm
Basketball (Age 4-5) BHPCC F. 5-5:30pm $14 - April 20
Basketball (Age 4-5) BHPCC F. 5:30-6pm $14 - April 20
Soccer (Age 3-4) BHPCC M. 4-4:30pm $14 - April 9
Soccer (Age 3-4) BHPCC 4:30-5pm $14 - April 9
Little Kickers (Age 3-4) Lebrun Centre Sa. 9-9:30am $14 - April 14
Little Kickers (Age 3-4) Lebrun Centre Sa. 9:30-10am $14 - April 14
Little Kickers (Age 3-4) Basinview School Th. 6-6:30pm $11 - April 12
Little Kickers (Age 3-4) Basinview School Th. 6:30-7pm $11 - April 12
Youth Volleyball BHPCC W. 8-9pm FREE - April 11
Indoor Walking BHPCC W. 1-3pm FREE - April 4
Nordic Walking Range Field Tu, F. 1-2:30pm FREE - April 3

Beechville, Lakeside, & Timberlea

Location Day & Time Cost & Start Date
Youth Sports Night BLT Senior Elementary Tu, Th. 6:30-8:30pm FREE - Jan 9 & April 10, 12
Youth Co-Ed Volleyball BLT Junior Elementary Sat. 2-4pm FREE - Jan 15 & April 9
Youth Rollerblading at the Oval Lakeside Community Centre July 5. 9:30am-3:30pm $5
Youth Bonfire and Movie Night Lakeside Community Centre July 10. 6:30-10:30pm FREE
Youth Bowling Lakeside Community Centre July 19. 12-4pm $12
Youth Silk Screening and Reverse Tie-Dye Lakeside Community Centre July 24. 1-4pm FREE
Youth Urban Adventure Lakeside Community Centre July 31. 9am-4:30pm $15
Youth Movie Lakeside Community Centre Aug 7. 10am-3:30pm $15
Youth Field Day & BBQ Lakeside Community Centre Aug 9. 11am-4pm $5
Youth Rock Climbing Lakeside Community Centre Aug 16. 6:30-8:30pm $15
Youth Community Art Project Lakeside Community Centre Aug 21. 1-4pm $5

Cole Harbour, Cherrybrook and Lawrencetown

Location Day & Time Cost & Start Date
Parent and Tot Soccer Eric Graves Junior High M. 6:00-6:30pm $10 - April 9
Parent and Tot Soccer Atlantic View Elementary Tu. 6-6:30pm $9 - April 17
Family Open Gym Astral Drive Junior High Sat. 10am-12pm FREE - Jan 13
Family Open Gym Cole Harbour District High W. 6:45- 8:15pm FREE - Jan 10
Parent and Tot Basketball Eric Graves Junior High M. 6:30-7pm $10 - April 9
Little Sports Camp Cole Harbour District High July 3-6. 9-10am $14
Little Dribblers Cole Harbour District High Aug 7-10. 10-11am $14
Youth Open Gym Cole Harbour District High July 9-13 12:30-3pm FREE
Youth Open Gym Cole Harbour District High July 23-27 11am-2:30pm FREE

Dartmouth

Location Day and Time Cost and Start Date
Family Open Gym Dartmouth North Community Centre Sat. 11am - 1pm FREE - Jan 13
Sports Night (age 5-8) South Woodside Community Centre F. 6-7:30pm FREE - Jan 12
Sports Night (age 9-12) South Woodside Community Centre F. 7:30- 9:00pm FREE - Jan 12
Parent and Tot Soccer Findlay Community Centre Sa. 10-10:30am $11 - April 14
Child Drop-In Basketball Harbourview Elementary School F. 6-7pm FREE - Call 902.490.6666
Youth Drop-In Basketball John Martin Junior High School F. 7:30-10pm FREE - Call 902.490.6666
Youth Drop-In Basketball Harbourview Elementary School Sa. 1:30-3:30pm FREE - Call 902.490.6666

Eastern Passage

Eastern Passage Location Day & Time Cost & Start Date
Parent & Tot Drop-In Tallahassee Recreation Centre W, Th. 8:30-11am $5 - April 9
Youth Night - Junior High Students Tallahassee Recreation Centre Call 902.490.6666 April 6-June 22
Adult Pickleball Drop-In Tallahassee Recreation Centre Sun. 12-2pm $3 - April 8
Adult Badminton Drop-In Tallahassee Recreation CentreTallahassee Recreation Centre Tu. 6-7pm $5 - April 3
Adult Basketball Drop-In Tallahassee Recreation Centre W. 8:15-9:45pm $5 - April 4
Adult Yoga Drop-In Tallahassee Recreation Centre Tu, Su. 7-8pm $5 - April 3
Family Open Gym Tallahassee Recreation Centre Sun. 2-4pm FREE - April 1-June 24
Walking Club Tallahassee Recreation Centre M-F. 12-1pm FREE - Jan 8

Fall River

Location Day & Time Cost & Start Date
Playgroup Drop-In ($3) Gordon R Snow Community Centre M. 9:30-11:30am $3 (Cash Only) - Jan 8 & April 9
Basketball (Age 3-4) Gordon R Snow Community Centre M. 5-5:30pm $14 - April 9
Basketball (Age 4-5) Gordon R Snow Community Centre M. 5:30-6pm $14 - April 9
Soccer (Age 3-4) Gordon R Snow Community Centre Tu. 4-4:30pm & 4:30-5pm $14 - April 10
Soccer (Age 4-5) Gordon R Snow Community Centre M. 5-5:30pm & 5:30-6pm $14 - April 9
Making Tracks Workshop - Bike Gordon R Snow Community Centre June 2. 9:30am-12pm FREE
Making Tracks Workshop - Skateboard Gordon R Snow Community Centre May 9. 6-8pm FREE
Making Tracks Workshop Gordon R Snow Community Centre May 16. 6-8pm FREE
Parent & Tot Open Gym Gordon R Snow Community Centre W. 9:30-11:30am FREE - April 4
Open Gym Gordon R Snow Community Centre M, Th. 2-3pm FREE - April 5
Youth Open Gym Gordon R Snow Community Centre M, Th. 3-5pm FREE - April 5
Youth Open Gym Gordon R Snow Community Centre F. 5-7pm FREE - April 6
Youth Action Team Gordon R Snow Community Centre Call 902.860.4570 for meeting times
Youth Night Drop In Gordon R Snow Community Centre F. 6-9pm FREE

Halifax

Location Day & Time Cost & Start Date
Drop-In Floor Hockey (age 5-15) George Dixon Community Centre F. 7-8pm FREE - Jan 19
Parent & Tot Soccer Citadel Community Centre Sat. 9:30-10am $14 - April 7
Open Gym Citadel Community Centre Su. 1:30-3pm FREE - April 8
Drop-In Floor Hockey (age 6-11) George Dixon Community Centre F. 7-8pm FREE - April 6
Drop-In Floor Hockey (age 12-16) George Dixon Community Centre F. 8-9pm FREE - April 6
Youth Pizza & Movie Night Needham Community Centre May 4. 6-9pm $2
Walking Club Citadel Community Centre M,W-F. 11:30am-12:30pm FREE - April 6
March Break Sea School George Dixon Community Centre Mar 12-15. 9am-4pm Call 902.490.6666 for information
Child Quidditch St. Stephen’s School Sat. 9-9:55am FREE - April 7
Youth Jugger St. Stephen’s School Sat. 10-10:55am FREE - April 7
Moonlight Snowshoe Adventure Earth Centre Mar 1. 7-9pm FREE
Adult Walking Citadel Community Centre W. 10:30-11:30am &11:30am-12:30pm FREE
All-Ages Open Gym Citadel Community Centre Sun. 1:30-3pm FREE
Indoor Gym Walking Chocolate Lake Community Centre Tu, Th. 12-1pm FREE - April 3
Pickleball Drop In Needham Community Centre Feb 6, 13, 20, 27, March 6, April 17, 24, May 1,8,15,22,29 & June 5. 10-11:30am $6
Family Open Gym St. Andrew’s Recreation Centre Sat. 3-4:30pm & 7-8:30pm FREE
After School Arts & Cooking Club St. Andrew’s Recreation Centre M. 4-6pm FREE
After School Sports Club St. Andrew’s Recreation Centre Th. 4-6pm FREE
Sewing (ages 6-10) St. Andrew’s Recreation Centre Th. 4:30-6pm FREE
Fun Zone St. Andrew’s Recreation Centre F. 6-7:30pm FREE

Musquodoboit Harbour

Location Day & Time Cost & Start Date
Easter Craft & Egg Hunt Musquodoboit Harbour Recreation Centre & Library March 31. 10am-12pm $10
Child Spa & Yoga Night Musquodoboit Harbour Recreation Centre & Library May 18. 6-9pm $10
Child Floor Hockey Drop-In Oyster Pond Academy M. 6-7pm FREE - April 9
Child Soccer/Basketball Oyster Pond Academy W. 6:30pm-7:30pm FREE - April 4
Youth Ball Hockey Oyster Pond Academy M. 7-8:30pm FREE - April 9
Youth Basketball Drop-In Eastern Shore District High Tu. 6:30pm-8pm FREE - April 3
Youth Soccer Eastern Shore District High Th. 7:30-9pm FREE - April 5
Adult Hiking Club Musquodboit Harbour Recreation Centre & Library Sa. 11am-1pm FREE - April 21

Musquodoboit Valley

Musquodoboit Valley
Preschool Jump, Jiggle & Giggle Musquodoboit Valley Education Centre Th. 6-6:45pm $12 - April 12
Fit & Fab Girls Program Musquodoboit Valley Education Centre Tu, Th. 3-5:30pm FREE - April 12
Youth 4CY Carroll’s Corner Community Centre F. 6:30-9pm FREE - April 13
Open Gym Musquodoboit Valley Education Centre M. 6:30-8pm FREE - April 9
Preschool Jump, Jiggle & Giggle ($12) Carroll’s Corner Community Centre Tu. 6-6:45pm $12 - April 10
March Break Fun & Games Carroll’s Corner Community Centre Mar. 13 10am-2pm FREE
March Break – Spring Fever Carroll’s Corner Community Centre Mar. 14 10am-2pm FREE
March Break – Art Attack Carroll’s Corner Community Centre Mar. 16 10am-2pm FREE
Fitness Centre Musquodoboit Rural High School M, W, F. 6:30-9pm FREE - April 2
Youth Open Gym Musquodoboit Rural High School Tu. 7-9pm FREE - April 17
Walking Meetups Carroll’s Corner Community Centre W. 6:30-9pm FREE - April 11
Adult Drop-In Badminton Musquodoboit Rural High School W. 7-9pm FREE - Jan 10
Family Open Gym Musquodoboit Rural High School F. 7-9pm FREE - Jan 12

North Preston/East Preston Area

Location Day & Time Cost & Start Date
Child Dodgeball Drop-In Bell Park Academic Centre W. 6-7:30pm FREE - Jan 17
Youth Dodgeball Drop-In North Preston Community Centre Tu. 7-8pm FREE - April 17
Family Zumba North Preston Community Centre June 2 - 7-8pm FREE

Sackville

Location Day & Time Cost & Start Date
Caregiver Play & Splash Sackville Sports Stadium M,W,F. 9-11am FREE
Friday Rocks Sackville Sports Stadium F. 6:30-9pm FREE - April 6
The Art Hive Sackville Sports Stadium W. 4-6pm FREE - April 18
Everyone Welcome Swim Sackville Sports Stadium W. 7:30-8:30pm Cost varies
Parent & Tot Open Gym Leslie Thomas Junior High Sa. 11am-12pm FREE - April 14
Parent & Tot Soccer A.J. Smeltzer Junior High Sa. 9-9:30am $11 - April 14
Soccer (Age 3-4 & 4-5) A.J. Smeltzer Junior High Sa. 9:30-10, 10-10:30, 10:30-11am $11 - April 14
Soccer (Age 3-4 & 4-5) Sackville Sports Stadium M. 4-4:30 & 4:30-5pm $14 - April 16
Snowshoe Lending Sackville Sports Stadium Jan – March (Snow based) FREE
Basketball & Frisbee Lending Sackville Sports Stadium All year round. FREE
Nordic Walking Pole Lending Sackville Sports Stadium All year round. FREE
Everyone Welcome Open Gym A.J. Smeltzer Junior High Sat. 1-3pm FREE - April 14
Family Open Gym Leslie Thomas Junior High Sa. 2-3pm FREE - April 14
Open Gym Sackville Sports Stadium Sa. 1-3pm FREE
Walking Meet-Ups Sackville Municipal Building M-Th, 9am-5pm FREE - April 9

Sheet Harbour

Location Day & Time Cost & Start Date
Preschooler Play Bluewater Building Tu. 1-2:30pm FREE
Child Multi-Activity Sheet Harbour Recreation Office M. 3-5pm $12 - Multiple Start Dates
Spring Fling Bluewater Building Mar 28. 3:30-4:30pm
Youth Ice Cream Social Sheet Harbour Recreation Office June 7. 7-8pm FREE
Family Open Gym Duncan MacMillan High School M,W,F. 6-8pm FREE - April 9
Adult Floor Hockey Duncan MacMillan High School W. 6-8pm (Winter), 8-9pm (Spring) $4 - April 11
Badminton (Winter) Duncan MacMillan High School M. 6-7pm FREE - Jan 16
Just Dance “Dance” ($2) Sheet Harbour Recreation Office Mar.15 1-4pm
Family Fun Day Lily’s Hill Mar. 14 1-4pm
Adult Snowshoeing Lily’s Hill Feb 11. 11am-12pm
Family Activity Night Sheet Harbour Recreation Office Tu, Th. 6:30-8pm FREE - April 10
Friday Rocks Family Event Lily’s Hill Mar. 16 6-8pm
Parents’ Night Off (age 5-12) Sheet Harbour Recreation Centre Feb. 14 5-9pm
Youth Fit & Fun Sheet Harbour Recreation Centre Th. 3-5pm FREE - Jan 18
Girls Walking Club Sheet Harbour Recreation Centre M. 3-5pm FREE - Jan 15
Youth Movie & Games Sheet Harbour Recreation Centre Th. 6-8pm $2 - Jan18

Spryfield & Sambro

Location Day & Time Cost & Start Date
Family Open Gym Central Spryfield School Sat. 1:30-3pm FREE
Tween Craft & Laugh Captain William Spry Community Centre W. 6-8pm FREE - April 11

Tantallon and Hubbards

Location Day & Time Cost & Start Date
Youth Badminton Tantallon Senior Elementary W. 6:30-8pm FREE