Central Ontario

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…

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…

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…

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…

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.

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 …

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 …

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…

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…

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 …

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

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…

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.

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

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

Toonie Tuesdays – Clarington

Written on May 10, 2012 at 10:41 am, by

June 5, 2012 - June 26, 2012

Drop-in for a Toonie every Tuesday in June!
Fitness at the Courtice Fitness Training Facility
2950 Courtice Rd N, Courtice, ON
905-404-1525
Squash at the Clarington Fitness Centre- Bowmanville
49 Liberty St N, Bowmanville, ON
905-623-3392
Group Fitnes…

Neighbourhood Parks Family Fitness Tour! Guildwood Park – Bowmanville

Written on May 10, 2012 at 10:35 am, by

June 7, 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…

CHESS – Richmond Hill

Written on June 1, 2012 at 1:50 pm, by

June 7, 2012

Location: CHESS (6-12 year olds)

Number Expected to Attend: 12

Details:
CHESS (6-12 years)
Learn how to play chess.
Rouge Woods
6-7 pm

Seniors Barecue FREE – Richmond Hill

Written on June 1, 2012 at 1:46 pm, by

June 8, 2012

Location: Mill Pond Park

Number Expected to Attend: 500

Details:
Celebrating Seniors Month with this free barbecue at the Mill Pond Park in Richmond Hill from 11:30am – 1:30pm

Ride the Waves at the Wave Pool – Richmond Hill

Written on June 1, 2012 at 2:15 pm, by

June 10, 2012

Location: The Wave Pool (5 Hopkins Drive)

Number Expected to Attend: 200

Details:

Ride the Waves at the Richmond Hill Wave Pool from 4-7:30 pm (Nominal fees apply)

Step Outside – Mid-June

Written on June 13, 2012 at 10:31 am, by

June 10, 2012 - June 30, 2012

Step Outside: Your Guide to Nature’s Events

Step Outside, published two to three times per month, is a compilation of seasonal happenings that can be used to bring you out into nature. These guides cover specific events related to plants, animals, w…

Neighbourhood Parks Family Fitness Tour! Roswell Park – Courtice

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

June 11, 2012 - May 9, 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…

Innisfil YMCA Run for Strong Kids

Written on May 14, 2012 at 7:27 pm, by

June 13, 2012

Need something to do with your family?

The Innisfil YMCA Run for Strong Kids on June 13th is a fun, family run/walk with activities for kids too! Starts and ends at Innisfil Beach Park.

Register in advance by emailing erin_beresford@ymca.ca or calli…

Neighbourhood Parks Family Fitness Tour! – Port of Newcastle

Written on May 10, 2012 at 10:33 am, by

June 14, 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…

Nature Play Day Canada

Written on April 30, 2012 at 4:19 pm, by

June 15, 2012

On June 15th, 2012 The Child and Nature Alliance of Canada invites you and your community to celebrate outdoor play and join us for Nature Play Day! This Canada-wide day of playing in nature is all about finding a simple way to connect with nearby nat…

Hike It or Bike It – Bike Rodeo & Geocache: Collingwood

Written on May 29, 2012 at 11:31 am, by

June 16, 2012

Location: Sunset Point Park, Collingwood

Number Expected to Attend: 100+

Details: June is Recreation & Parks Month. Celebrate it at the Hike It or Bike It – Bike Rodeo & Geocache from 9am to 11am at Sunset Point Park, Collingwood.

Bring your bike…

Neighbourhood Parks Family Fitness Tour! – Courtice

Written on May 10, 2012 at 10:31 am, by

June 18, 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…

aRt In ThE pArK – Peterborough

Written on May 25, 2012 at 12:42 pm, by

June 18, 2012

Location: Confederation Park on George Street Peterborough, Ontario

Details: Monday June 18th 2012 @ Confederation Park across from City Hall on George Street in Peterborough from
3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Art projects include:

-Tie Dye Everything (t…

Neighbourhood Parks Family Fitness Tour! – Bowmanville

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

June 21, 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…

Pooch Party 2012 – Richmond Hill

Written on June 11, 2012 at 12:42 pm, by

June 24, 2012

Location: Richmond Green (Sports Arena)

Number Expected to Attend: 1500+

Details: Richmond Hill’s annual event for dogs and their people, June 24th, 2012 at Richmond Green (Leslie and Major Mackenzie).
If you really want to spoil your dog and meet …

Town of Georgina – Youth-a-Palooza

Written on June 14, 2012 at 12:31 pm, by

June 24, 2012

Location: Georgina Ice Palace (90 Wexford Dr. Keswick, ON) – Rear Parking Lot

Number Expected to Attend:500 – 1000

Details: Youth-A-Palooza! – A place for youth to get connected with their community. Taking place at the Georgina Ice Palace between 11…

Neighbourhood Parks Family Fitness Tour! – Orono

Written on May 10, 2012 at 10:29 am, by

June 25, 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…

Neighbourhood Parks Family Fitness Tour! Clarington

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

June 28, 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…