Events

Click on the links below to find out more about the JRPM events. You can also refine your search by selecting your region on the right hand side of the screen. Or you can go to the Find Your Community Page to search for events and trails in your area.

Christie Antique Show

Written on January 31, 2013 at 1:33 pm, by

January 29, 2013

Christie Lake Conservation Area
1000 Highway 5 West, Dundas, Ontario, L9H 5E2

Canada’s favourite Antique Show with hundreds of dealers and almost 10 acres of antiques. Here you’ll find china, jewelry, golf items, tins, scientific instruments, folk art, postcards, native artifacts, Canadian country, fine art, nostalgia items, furniture and much more. Browse or buy that special something from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., rain or shine. Food vendors provide lunch or a light snack. Admission fee applies.

Ice Fishing Derby – Valens Lake Conservation Area, Flamborough ON

Written on January 31, 2013 at 1:35 pm, by

February 17, 2013

Valens Lake Conservation Area
1691 Regional Road 97 (R.R.#6), Flamborough, Ontario N1R 5S7
The 6th Annual Ice Fishing Derby for bluegill and crappie species will take place on Sunday February 17th. From sunrise until 2 p.m. Lots of prizes to be won f…

Family Day – Ancaster ON

Written on January 31, 2013 at 1:36 pm, by

February 18, 2013

Griffin House National Historic Site 733 Mineral Springs Rd., Ancaster, Ontario L9H 1A1

Families can explore Black history together as they stroll the paths of the Dundas Valley and visit Griffin House National Historical Site. Your visit starts with…

Lace Up Leamington

Written on May 2, 2012 at 12:07 pm, by

May 1, 2012 - September 28, 2012

Location: meet at the Complex parking lot 249 Sherk St. straight out from the front doors of the Complex.

Details: early morning WALK each Tuesday & Friday morning [May 1st to Sept. 28] – – – -Councillor Hilda MacDonald leads the walkers on the Tra…

DOORS OPEN – Ancaster ON

Written on January 31, 2013 at 1:53 pm, by

May 5, 2013

Griffin House National Historic Site
733 Mineral Springs Rd., Ancaster, Ontario L9H 1A1

Celebrate Hamilton’s rich history and explore its architectural gems and undiscovered treasures. The Griffin House is recognized as an important Canadian Black Hi…

Greensville Optimists Fishing Derby – 9th Annual

Written on January 29, 2013 at 10:37 am, by

May 11, 2013

Christie Lake Conservation Area 1000 Highway 5 West, Dundas, Ontario, L9H 5E2

Tagged fish will be worth $50 each, and anglers will be given an opportunity to win a Hamilton Conservation Authority Family Prize Package. The event runs from 6 a.m. to …

LEAF A MESSAGE – Mississauaga

Written on May 23, 2012 at 11:01 am, by

May 22, 2012 - July 27, 2012

Location:At all Mississauga Libraries and the Mississauga Sports Hall of Fame

Number Expected to Attend:10,000 leaves available to message

Details:LEAF A MESSAGE to our Canadian athletes at the London 2012 summer Olympics. From May 3 to July 27 paper…

Christie Antique Show – Dundas ON

Written on January 31, 2013 at 1:58 pm, by

May 25, 2013

Christie Lake Conservation Area
1000 Highway 5 West, Dundas, Ontario, L9H 5E2

Canada’s favourite Antique Show with hundreds of dealers and almost 10 acres of antiques. Here you’ll find china, jewelry, golf items, tins, scientific instruments, folk art, postcards, native artifacts, Canadian country, fine art, nostalgia items, furniture and much more. Browse or buy that special something from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., rain or shine. Food vendors provide lunch or a light snack. Admission fee applies.

Bracebridge Sportsplex

Written on May 24, 2012 at 3:10 pm, by

May 27, 2012 - May 26, 2012

Location:Anjie Williams Park
Saturday May 26, 2012 from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join us with your trusty pooch and get active on our Pooch Trail where you can PAWS for fantastic views oif Bracebridge. This is a fundraiser for the OSPCA in Muskoka and we are…

Triathlon Training Camp for children – Leamington

Written on May 2, 2012 at 5:38 pm, by

June 1, 2012 - June 3, 2012

Location: Leamington Kinsmen Recreation Complex -249 Sherk St.

Details:
June 1-3 weekend Kids Triathlon Training Camp -at Complex
learn how to do a Triathlon and then take part in the Leamington Kids of Steel on June 16th.

Leamington – OUTDOOR RECREATION

Written on May 2, 2012 at 11:25 am, by

June 1, 2012 - June 30, 2012

Walk Leamington’s Trail system – and enjoy the great outdoors; Ride your Bike in the designated bike lanes on many Leamington streets; Play on the equipment in the many parks throughout Leamington – plus check out the and the newly renovated Seacliff…

Free Fitness Fridays – Courtice

Written on May 10, 2012 at 10:39 am, by

June 1, 2012 - June 29, 2012

FREE Fitness Fridays at the Courtice Fitness Training Facility every Friday in June

Drop in and join us for a FREE workout at the Courtice Community Complex which includes: Access to the Fitness Training Facility,Group Fitness classes on the regular s…

June Activities in Ajax

Written on May 10, 2012 at 10:25 am, by

June 1, 2012 - June 30, 2012

The Town of Ajax’s Events Calendar. A comprehensive listing of the events in Ajax occurring throughout June, as well as the rest of the year.

Rideau LakesTalent Show – Elgin

Written on May 10, 2012 at 11:46 am, by

June 1, 2012

Location: Rideau District High School in Elgin

Number Expected to Attend:100

Details:Open to anyone in the Township, all ages and abilities, talent including singing, instrumentals, story telling, dancing, humor and more! Starts at 7pm and runs to 9…

June is Recreation and Parks Month Calendar – Halton Hills

Written on May 14, 2012 at 7:28 pm, by

June 1, 2012 - June 30, 2012

This June join us in celebrating the benefits of recreation in everyday life. Enjoy a different activity everyday of the month in your community by discovering trails and pathways to enjoy with friends and family.

Don’t miss the opening of the Univers…

Borrow A Pedometer from Vaughan Public Libraries and Walk With Us on June 1!

Written on May 15, 2012 at 10:44 am, by

June 1, 2012

Location: Bathurst Clark Resource Library – 900 Clark Avenue West, Vaughan, L4J 8C1

Number Expected to Attend: 100

Details: Take steps towards better health. Track your steps and make walking a regular part of your day! Beginning June 1, you can bor…

Sky’s The Limit Contest – Canadian Forces Bases

Written on May 29, 2012 at 11:28 am, by

June 1, 2012 - June 30, 2012

For the fourth year, Canadian Forces Personnel and Family Support Services (CFPFSS) celebrates June is Recreation Month (JRM). Recreation plays an important role in the Canadian Forces both operationally and in family support. Services offered by Perso…

Bike to Work Day – Windsor

Written on May 30, 2012 at 10:05 am, by

June 1, 2012

Location: City of Windsor

Details: Bike to Work is an annual event organized by the Windsor Bicycling Committee to encourage participants to Bike to Work

Youth Dance (Grades 6-8) – Richmond HIll

Written on June 1, 2012 at 1:45 pm, by

June 1, 2012

Location: Richvale Community Centre (160 Avenue Road)

Number Expected to Attend: 250

Details:
Dance the night away! This youth dance is open to all youth in grades 6-8. Nominal Fee applies.

Abs, Butt & Thighs FREE Drop In Class – Richmond Hill

Written on June 1, 2012 at 2:09 pm, by

June 1, 2012

Location: Rouge Woods Community Centre

Number Expected to Attend: 50

Details:
Rouge Woods Community Centre
(110 Shirley Drive, Richmond Hill ON)
6-7 pm
FREE

Kick-Off event – Waterloo

Written on June 3, 2012 at 11:30 am, by

June 1, 2012

Location: Waterloo Public Square

Number Expected to Attend: 100

Dog’s Day Out – Waterloo

Written on June 5, 2012 at 11:39 am, by

June 1, 2012 - September 30, 2012

Location:Bechtel Park, 185 Bridge St. Waterloo

Number Expected to Attend:20+

Details:Visit the Leash Free Dog Park located in Bechtel Park. Let Fluffy and Bowzer enjoy the freedom of no-leash play at the park.
*Proper clean-up and behaviour is the …

Drop-In programs with WPL – Waterloo

Written on June 5, 2012 at 11:30 am, by

June 1, 2012 - June 29, 2012

Location:Waterloo Public Library locations

Number Expected to Attend:25

Details:Bring your toddler and young children to listen to stories, play games, and do crafts. Visit the website for dates and times.

Town of Oakville June is Recreation and Parks Month Calendar

Written on June 14, 2012 at 12:32 pm, by

June 1, 2012 - June 30, 2012

Find out what activities/events are happening in the Town of Oakville during the month of June.

Opening of the Town of Georgina ROC!

Written on June 14, 2012 at 12:29 pm, by

June 1, 2012 - August 31, 2012

Location: Recreation Outdoor Campus (ROC) 24679 Civic Centre Rd. Keswick, ON.

Details: The Town of Georgina is proud to annouce the opening of our new Summer features at the ROC!

Our newest features are as follows;
– High and Low Ropes Course
– Rock …

BWG Trails Day/Mayor’s Hike for Health – Bradford

Written on November 2, 2012 at 7:17 am, by

June 1, 2013

Location: Scanlon Creek Conservation Area

Number Expected to Attend: 100

Details: International Trails Day is an annual celebration of trails to promote trail development, the use of trails, and the healthy lifestyle they encourage. In conjunction with International Trails Day, The Town of Bradford West Gwillimbury will be celebrating its 5th Annual Trails Day/Mayor’s Hike for Health on Saturday June 1, 2013. Trails Day/Mayor’s Hike for Health will take place at Scanlon Creek Conservation Area just north of Bradford on the 9th Line east of Highway 11 (County Road 4). The guided hikes (courtesy of sponsor – Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority) will begin at 10am, from the Nature Centre building. The Department of Leisure Services will host the event with some giveaways and a free barbecue following the hike. For those unable to get to Scanlon Creek on your own, Parkview Transit is sponsoring a bus to take people from the Bradford Community Centre at 9:30am and return following after the barbecue lunch. If you need a ride up to the hike, please register with the Leisure Services Department at 905-775-5359 ext. 5102 or email at events@townofbwg.com.

International Trails Day

Written on April 30, 2012 at 4:16 pm, by

June 2, 2012

International Trails Day is an annual celebration of trails to promote trail development, the use of trails and the healthy lifestyle they encourage. It is celebrated each year on the first Saturday in June. This year we celebrate International Trails …

Rediscover your Bike – Leamington

Written on May 2, 2012 at 5:39 pm, by

June 2, 2012

Location: Leamington Kinsmen Recreation Complex Parking Lot – Kids, bring your bikes and have them inspected for safety, learn proper techniques at various stations, helmet fitting, bike rodeo, etc.

Details:June 2 Rediscover your Bike 9am – Comp…

Clearview Trail Mixer

Written on May 2, 2012 at 2:20 pm, by

June 2, 2012

Location: New Lowell Park, 5212 County Road 9, New Lowell, just west off of County Road 10

Number Expected to Attend: 200-400

Details:

Bike down to the park so you can join Constable Kinney at the OPP Bike Rodeo or venture over to the New Lowell Co…

Trailfest – Ajax

Written on May 8, 2012 at 10:40 am, by

June 2, 2012

Cyclists, walkers invited to participate. Organized by the Ajax Trails Committee, the Town of Ajax is excited to present options suitable for everyone at the annual Trailfest event.

Please click the below link for more information.

Unionville Festival Kids Hike it!

Written on May 9, 2012 at 1:52 pm, by

June 2, 2012

Location: Too Good Pond Unionville Mainstreet

Details:
The Recreation Department is proud to link with Parks and Recreation Ontario to host a HIKE IT Event around Too Good Pond. Kids of all ages are encouraged to come out and see the sights of natu…

International Trails Day Festival 2012 – Peterborough area

Written on May 17, 2012 at 10:00 am, by

June 2, 2012

Trails offer a wonderful way to explore nature through the urban and rural landscapes of Peterborough City and County. Communities throughout the region invite residents – their families and friends – to celebrate trails on Saturday, June 2nd with the …

TRY IT ON! Free Activity day – Orillia

Written on May 25, 2012 at 10:27 am, by

June 2, 2012

Location: West Orillia Sports Complex, 100 University Ave., Orillia

Number Expected to Attend: 250

Details: We will be opening our days to a full day of FREE activities to get you and your family active. Try a new fitness class, test your limits on …

Town of Oakville June is Recreation and Parks Month Launch

Written on May 25, 2012 at 12:44 pm, by

June 2, 2012

Join us for the launch of June is Recreation and Parks Month! Join us for a short hike at Sheridan Hills Park. Meet at the north end of the soccer field at
9:30 am. The first 50 people will receive a FREE pedometer. From 10 -11:30 am Oakville Cycle a…

Family Outdoor Swim & Movie – Windsor

Written on May 30, 2012 at 10:05 am, by

June 2, 2012

Location: Lanspeary Par

Number Expected to Attend: 200+

Details: Parks and Recreation is pleased to partner with the WECHU to promote their anti-tobacco message by providing a free outdoor movie and swim for families at Lanspeary Park. Come out and e…

Take the Kids to Crosby Park – Richmond Hill

Written on June 1, 2012 at 2:18 pm, by

June 2, 2012

Location:161 Newkirk Road Richmond Hill ON

Number Expected to Attend:50

Details:
Visit Richmond Hill’s 1st Accessible Water Park

TRY-Athlete Event – Waterloo

Written on June 3, 2012 at 11:30 am, by

June 2, 2012

Location: University Downs Park

Number Expected to Attend: 30

Details:Come and try a new sport! Learn about the benefits of Judo.

Waterloo Air Show

Written on June 3, 2012 at 11:29 am, by

June 2, 2012 - June 3, 2012

Location: Waterloo Regional Airport

Number Expected to Attend: 500

Details:See all types of planes and air exhibitions.

Mill Pond Splash – Richmond Hill

Written on May 8, 2012 at 10:38 am, by

June 3, 2012

Join us at the headwaters of the East Don River in Richmond Hill to celebrate our natural environment at the 14th Annual Mill Pond Splash!

Mill Pond Splash is a lively, family oriented event showcasing environmental conservation and our natural herita…

Rouge Park Guided Walks – Toronto

Written on May 8, 2012 at 10:34 am, by

June 3, 2012 - June 30, 2012

Join us for an urban wilderness adventure in Rouge Park. Not too far from the skyscrapers of downtown Toronto, urban dwellers can see a different landscape where historic farms, century-old trees, peaceful meadows and lush wetlands await you. Just over…

Kite Festival – Burlington

Written on May 23, 2012 at 4:28 pm, by

June 3, 2012

Kite Festival
Sunday June 3rd
11am – 4pm
Brant Hills Community Centre

Build, decorate, and fly a kite while watching some professional kite flying demos. Join us for a fun filled day of soaring discovery.

For more information, visit www.burlin…

Free Fitness Sundays – Oakville

Written on May 29, 2012 at 11:29 am, by

June 3, 2012 - June 24, 2012

Free Fitness Sundays (14 years+) at Glen Abbey, River Oaks and Iroquois Ridge Community Centres

Beach Party @ Sandpoint Beach – Windsor

Written on May 30, 2012 at 10:04 am, by

June 3, 2012 - June 24, 2012

Location: Sandpoint Beach

Number Expected to Attend: 200+

Details: Every Sunday during the month of June is a party at Sandpoint Beach. There will be lots of fun, free activities taking place, so come and enjoy a day at the beach.

High & Low Ropes Course – Richmond Hill

Written on June 1, 2012 at 2:17 pm, by

June 3, 2012

Location:Eyer Homestead Centre & Ropes Course (1045 Elgin Mills Road, Richmond Hill ON)
905 737 9210

Number Expected to Attend:50

Details:Eyer Wideman Youth Centre & Ropes Challenge Course is having an OPEN HOUSE from 11 am – 3 pm.

Drum Circle – Waterloo

Written on June 3, 2012 at 11:27 am, by

June 3, 2012

Location: Waterloo Public Square

Number Expected to Attend: 30

Details:Listen to the pros or join in yourself.

Neighbourhood Parks Family Fitness Tour! Wallbridge Park – Newcastle

Written on May 10, 2012 at 10:37 am, by

June 4, 2012

The Municipality of Clarington- Community Services Department staff will tour various Clarington Parks throughout the month of June to provide fun ways to play and be active as a family in celebration of June is Recreation & Parks Month!

Free! refresh…

Free Lawn Bowling "try-it" – Simcoe

Written on May 24, 2012 at 3:17 pm, by

June 4, 2012

Location: Simcoe Lawn Bowling Club

Number Expected to Attend: 25

Details:Free lawn bowling try-it Mondays June 4, 11 and 18. 7-9 pm
Please register in advance by calling Tom at 519-428-0357

Free Fitness classes – Norfolk County

Written on May 24, 2012 at 3:13 pm, by

June 4, 2012 - June 26, 2012

Location:
various locations in Norfolk County
Number Expected to Attend: 25

Details:
Zumba: June 4 in Langton 6:30-7:30 pm
Aerobics: June 5 in Delhi6:45-7:45 pm and 8-9 pm
Belly Fit: June 5 in Simcoe 1-2 pm
June 21 in Simcoe 5:30-6:30 pm
Be…

Sculpt & Tone FREE Drop In Class – Richmond Hill

Written on June 1, 2012 at 2:16 pm, by

June 4, 2012

Location: Ed Sackfield Fitness Centre (311 Valleymede Drive)

Number Expected to Attend: 25

Details:FREE Drop In Sculpt & Tone program 7-8 pm

Raw Pickleball – North Bay

Written on June 3, 2012 at 11:24 am, by

June 4, 2012 - June 29, 2012

Location: North Bay Granite Club, 2624 Trout Lake Road, North Bay, ON

Number Expected to Attend: 12-20

Details: The emerging sport of Pickleball has hit North Bay! Try it free June 4th, 6th and 8th at the Granite Club and be hooked for the summer. Ch…