50+ Swims

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

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

Upcoming Winter/Spring Dates:

January 15, 29

February 12, 26

March 11, 25

April 8, 22

May 6, 20

June 3, 17


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

Volunteer Week Celebrations!

Volunteer inforgraphic
We need your help! We are seeking Volunteer nominations from local organizations and individuals for Volunteer Week Celebrations 2020!
If you know someone that you would like to nominate, all you have to do is fill out the form below!  We need a brief description of the person’s volunteer activities..that’s it!
It’s Easy!
Complete this online form or call our office to receive a copy to print:
Info? contact Gail Muise at Yarmouth Recreation: gail@district.yarmouth.ns.ca 
Nomination Deadline: 12:00pm on Wednesday, February 19th .
Thank you in advance!

Family Winter Hiking Series

Join us for a series of guided family hikes this winter that are guaranteed to be fun for the whole family! Click on the header to be taken to the Event listing for each hike and let us know you are interested or coming.

Wizards of Winter

Don’t wait for your letter from Hogwarts before you climb onto platform 93/4 for an outdoor adventure! Whether you are into mixing potions, creating powerful spells, are a secret Animagus, or simply a muggle who enjoys the woods, this hike is for you!

January 26th at 1pm at the Hebron Recreation Complex

Polar Safari

This daring trek across icy terrain will yield sights never seen around these parts! Expect to see polar bears, penguins, snowy owls, and maybe a Beluga whale! You will need very keen eyes and maybe even binoculars to catch a glimpse of these never-seen animals!

February 16th at 1pm at the Tkipok Trail in Arcadia.

Chasing Rainbows Family Fun Hike

There may not always be gold at the end of the rainbow but we will have fun on the journey to get there! Themed scavenger hunts, parachute games and more will be part of this hiking activity. It’s the perfect place to wear that unicorn costume hiding in the back of your closet!

March 21st at 1pm at Broad Brook Park (meet at the Trail Head off of Forest St)

These hikes can count towards a challenge badge in Hike Nova Scotia’s Hiker Challenge! Check out the challenges, badges and chances to WIN here!