Yarmouth County Athletic Awards

We need your help!! We are planning once again for the 43rd Annual Yarmouth County Athletic Awards Ceremony.
Can you please let us know about any teams/individuals that have won at Provincials or Higher in the past year?

We are also looking for nominations for Special Awards:

“Somewhere behind the athlete you’ve become and the hours of practice and the coaches who have pushed you, is a little girl who fell in love with the game and never looked back… play for her.” – Mia Hamm

□ Male & Female Athlete of the Year
□ Male & Female Youth Athlete of the Year
□ Male & Female Coach of the year
□ Male & Female Official of the Year
□ Male & Female Fair Play Award
□ Male & Female Volunteer of the Year

43rd Annual Yarmouth County Athletic Awards Ceremony, November 29th at École secondaire de Par-en-Bas.

Each year since 1976, coaches, athletes, sport volunteers and officials have been recognized for their outstanding achievements at our annual Yarmouth County Athletic Awards. Yarmouth County athletes, volunteers, coaches, officials and teams that have attained a provincial title in a sport or who have distinguished themselves in a specific sport at the University, College, Atlantic, or National level.
Please contact Yarmouth Recreation at 742-8868 frankg@district.yarmouth.ns.ca
or the Argyle Recreation Department at 648-3379 gdentremont@munargyle.com for nomination or more information.

Complete the form below or download the nomination form here!

This information is required for program purposes so please be very specific with the information.

50+ Swims

Join Friends for a splash at the Rodd Grand Hotel Pool!Senior swimming

Wednesdays, every second week (almost) throughout the year.

Upcoming Fall 2019 dates September 11

October 2, 16, 30

November 13, 27

December 11


Free Program! We appreciate the Rodd Grand Hotel providing this facility so seniors may live more active, healthy lives.

Celebrate Canada 2019!

Looking to Celebrate Canada 2019? We are compiling all we know about what is happening in and around Yarmouth for the birthday bash!

Head out to Cape Forchu for a change of scenery and kite flying!

Breakfast is BACK! The Tri County Mental Health & Wellness Association will be holding a fundraiser breakfast on Killam’s Wharf on July 1st from 8:30-10:30am.

Tri County Mental Health and wellness is a nonprofit organization committed to supporting and promoting healthy mental health for individuals, families, and community.  Our goal is to support people in need and to help alleviate wait time to be seen in our formal system. To meet these objectives we offer:

  • One on one coaching and support
  • Peer based recovery group programs
  • Wellness workshops
  • Community education & crisis support
  • Suicide Prevention & Awareness
  • Stigma reduction

This center is not designed to replace any programs currently offered but to compliment services and provide additional supports.

The funding from our fundraiser is used to support the center so we can provide services to people for free

Yarmouth Mountain Cemetery Tours begin July 1st., 2019 . Each tour has a variety of information and every tour is different – A through E. They include Free Masonry stones ,Sea captains, History of Yarmouth Mountain Cemetery, Influential Women,Politicians, Trees, Jewish Lot, Maude Lewis’s parents, World War 1 and 2 Veterans, and other interesting stones and stories. You will have to remember which tour you have already taken so you don’t repeat. At 12:10 each week day, there is a virtual tour in the Chapel where you can bring your lunch and enjoy. Also these tours are A through E. The virtual tours are about 50 minutes.

More music on the Waterfront! There is definitely something for everyone!

Family Fun Tennis!

June 18th, 2019 from 5:30pm – 7:30pm Hebron Complex FREE!

An event fun for the whole family! Whether you have never stepped foot on a court play to if you play daily this is a great opportunity to get on the court with some of your loved ones and have some fun. Feel free to bring your own racquet but if not, we will have some extras available. Register below or call us at 902-742-8868!

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!