Get Moving with Dragon Boat!

FREE Community Dragonboat starts Wednesday, June 5th and continues every Monday and Wednesday at 6pm at Lake Milo Aquatic Club! Come a little early to grab your paddle and life jacket (all provided) and take your seat.

Fun for all ages and abilities! Participate before June 16th and we will add your minutes to the #CommunityBetter Challenge!

Looking for other new activities to try around Yarmouth County? Check out the online calendar! Tell us how many minutes you moved and help Yarmouth be #1 in Canada!

Get Moving at the YMCA!

The Yarmouth YMCA is offering group classes FREE all this week! Thinking about trying a new activity or meeting new friends to move with? This is the time! Check out the full schedules at the YMCA website or our community calendar to get moving in Yarmouth County!

Get Moving with YOGA!

Yoga at the shore

Did you know Yarmouth County has tons of Yoga classes and sessions to suit all ages and abilities? Check out our calendar of #CommunityBetter Challenge activities for the right class for you.

The Yarmouth Library is hosting a very special Community Better Challenge event and anyone can drop in – free of charge!

No matter what type of Yoga or movement you do today, track your minutes through the Participaction APP or use the form below to help your Community be better and win $150,000!

Sneaker Day kicks off the Community Better Challenge

Get caught with your sneaks on May 31st by the Yarmouth Recreation Sneaker Day crew and you have a chance to win a pair of sneakers courtesy of Runners Attic. Ask how to download the Participaction APP or join community events to have your participation counted towards the Community Better Challenge in which one community in Canada will be awarded $150,000!! 


For the full calendar of events and more information on our challenge, visit our website and click to say you are coming to the Facebook event!

Win $150,000 for our Community!

The ParticipACTION Community Better Challenge is helping strengthen communities through physical activity and sport because Everything gets better when you get active. ParticipACTION is awarding $150,000 to the community who rallies the most participants and accumulates the most active minutes during the challenge.

We encourage all residents of Yarmouth County to attend and support our Community Better event/program! Check out the events below or the full community calendar! 

Are You Ready?

Hey Yarmouth County, let’s get together and get active!

Yarmouth County has entered the ParticipACTION Community Better Challenge! The challenge runs from May 31 – June 16 and is open to everyone, ultimately recognizing the community with the most tracked minutes (based on its population size) as Canada’s Most Active Community and awarding it with $150,000 to support local physical activity initiatives.
Help us earn the big prize by tracking your active minutes on the ParticipACTION app – the active app for everyone. Get ready Yarmouth County, because on May 31st we’re going to kick off Community Better Challenge festivities. Meet us at Frost Park at 12:15 to launch the challenge!

#CommunityBetterChallenge #CommunityBetter #EverythingGetsBetter

Our Yarmouth Recreation Sneaker Day Patrol will be all over town looking for you out and about wearing your sneaks. Enter to win a free pair of sneakers from Runners Attic and ask us how you can add your minutes to make Yarmouth County a Community Better winner!