Celebrate Canada 150 – Family Beach Party!

July 23rd 11am – 4pm

Port Maitland Beach

Come out and enjoy Yarmouth Recreations annual Family Beach Party! Starting at 11am on July 23rd there will be beach volleyball, a dinosaur dig, scavenger hunts and lots of chances to win prizes! Don’t forget about our sand sculpting contest; it’s a great opportunity to showcase your creative abilities. We hope to see everyone out enjoying the sun and the sand at this year’s family beach day.

Senior’s Picnic

Yarmouth Recreation would like to invite you to our annual Seniors Picnic!

Wednesday June 14th 

Beacon Park,  12pm till 2pm.

Snacks and refreshments will be provided, as well as musical entertainment,         B-I-N-G-O and the chance to win prizes. Bring some friends a long and enjoy a nice day out in the sun.

7th Annual Argyle and Yarmouth Geocaching Event

Saturday, June 3rd at the Wedgeport Tuna Museum, 57 Tuna Wharf Rd


Join us for a fun day of Geocaching! There will be a Kids Scavenger Hunt and lots of great prizes to be won! A great way to get outside and meet new friends!  This is the kick-off event of the weekend of geocaching events in Southwest Nova Scotia! Barrington event on Sunday, June 4th.


Free to attend! Beginners Welcome!

Geocaching is one of the activities listed on the ParticipACTION 150 Play List!

Come prepared to share stories of locations across Canada that you have geocached. Also, share your unique cache container ideas.

Call Yarmouth Recreation (742-8868) or Argyle Recreation (648-3379) for more information.

***Sponsored by the Town of Yarmouth, Municipality of the District of Argyle and the Municipality of the District of Yarmouth.

Summer Program Registration

Yarmouth Recreation is gearing up for summer and we are excited to have all program coordinators start work soon! We will have information about all summer programs available on May 29th with school visits and brochures available after that date. **Please note that inclusion program support services are available with all our programming.** 

We will start taking registration at 7:30 am on June 9th, 2017. We will accept completed registration forms and daily schedules both online and in person at that time. All requests will be time-stamped and processed in the order received. No payment will be accepted at this time but we will call by June 14th  with your successful registration and amount due.

**Please note the changes for this year: Online AND in-person registration accepted on June 9th. A link to registration will go live at 7:30 at www.yarmouthrecreation.ca. Doors will open at 7:30 at 932 Hwy #1 Hebron – back entrance. Please have your completed forms with you.

If you have any questions about any summer programs, please call Misty at 902-742-8868.

Loose Parts Play!

Join us For A Free Family Play Date!

Bring your questions as expert Dr. Beverlie Dietze will be here to celebrate the introduction of loose parts in our community!

Saturday May 20, 10:00am-12:30pm Meadowfields Community School 106 Prospect St, Yarmouth, NS

Snacks and supervised activities for all ages will be provided! Please let us know if you are coming by calling Yarmouth Recreation, 742-8868

Looking for information on Loose Parts? Check this out!

Children playing with logs and boxes