The year is not over yet! Celebrate Canada 150 with Kespu’kwitk Metis Coucil and Mariners Centre! FREE SKATING!
December 10th at Mariners Centre
1pm – 2pm Family
2pm – 3pm Ages 7-12
3pm – 4pm Ages 12-up
If your family is looking for a bit more of a hiking challenge, try the Chebogue Meadows Trail in Brooklyn.
Expect rough terrain in spots.
Chebogue Meadows Wildlife Interpretive Trail is a 4.5km hike. The trail consists of various terrains such as wetlands, rough footpaths (rocky), boardwalks (some in rough condition), and look-offs.
There are signs along the trail with information of the trails surroundings.
The trail is marked with yellow and red tree markers. We recommend the buddy system because the trail itself lacks direction so a family hike with older kids is perfect.
That being said be mindful of your turns and stay on the path and you will end up where you started. (If you hit a dirt road, turn around and take the next right)
The Chebogue Meadows Wildlife Interpretive Trail is on the edge of a Ducks Unlimited protected area.
This trail provides the hiker with valuable insight into both the natural and managed forests in the interior of Nova Scotia.
Don’t forget to wear orange this time of year and let us know in the comments how you enjoyed this trail!
Table tennis (Ping Pong) is on Wednesdays, at the Rotary Centre, Hebron Recreation Complex, 107 Cemetery Road.
We’ll be meeting every Wednesday from 7:00 to 9:00pm. We’re hoping to have a great season!
OPEN TO ALL! $3.00/per person
Please spread the word! Any questions, call Yarmouth Recreation 742-8868.
Old time Rock n’ Roll, good food and great dancing and conversation! Join old friends and new along with Sentimental
Whether you dance or just sit and listen, you are sure to be smiling!
Journey’s Loren Fevens for this fun 50+ event! Dances take place from 6:30pm – 9:00pm, the second Thursday of the month October through April at the Lions Club Hall on Parade St. in Yarmouth. Enjoy the fully accessible venue, a wide range of refreshments and beautiful, fun music to dance or just sit and listen. Doors open at 6. Cost – $8.00 per person. Registration a must! Call Yarmouth Recreation at 902-742-8868 to get your name on the list for the next date!
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The Tkipok Trail is located behind Arcadia School.
The one-kilometre trail – weaves through wooded sections and boardwalks along the marsh – has new and improved fitness stations installed so people using the trail can incorporate other forms of exercise into their walk or run.
A major component of the trail revitalization has been to introduce the historical and cultural aspect of the Mi’Kmaq people.
How many different colours have you seen?
There are chances to see many animals, birds and insects along the trail. Deer, rabbits, squirrels, dragonflies and many varieties of birds. For any curious child (or child at heart), this can be a great adventure!
Informational signs are all along the trail.
There are interpretative signs placed along the trail. These signs include science, wilderness, cultural and historical information that will also include translations into the Mi’Kmaq language.
The Tkipok Trail is like an outdoor classroom for all ages! It’s a short hike with so much to offer so if you don’t have much time, it’s ideal. Try it today and let us know what your favourite part is!