Jack-O-Lantern Parade

14th Annual Jack-O-Lantern Parade

All parents and children are invited to come to our 14th Annual Jack-o-Lantern Parade on Monday, Oct. 29th

Family costume theme Arkham

Something wicked his way comes!

2018.  This is a walking parade! We will gather at 6:15 pm at the Visitor Info Centre on Main Street. Dress up and bring your flashlights, jack-o-lanterns (wagons are permitted) and join us for an evening of fun while getting some physical activity!

Family Prize Packs for MOST SPookTACULAR!!!

Participants will start at the Tourist Bureau and walk down Main Street, to end at the Rodd Grand Hotel. A HUGE thank you to the Grand management and staff for providing an indoor space to celebrate!
Following the parade there will be hot apple cider, treats for children, music and award presentations! Parents must accompany children & we encourage everyone to wear light colored clothes for safety.

 

 

Fire Safety Tip: Use battery powered candles in your Jack-O-Lanterns: your pumpkins will last longer and you don’t have to worry about the flame!  Never leave a candle unattended!

Yarmouth Recreation is Hiring!

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY – Yarmouth Recreation

Active Living Coordinator – TERM POSITION (to June 28th, 2019)

We are currently seeking résumés from interested applicants for our Active Living Coordinator (ALC) position with Yarmouth Recreation, serving the Town and Municipality of Yarmouth.

***This is a term position to June 28th, 2019

 

DEADLINE: OCTOBER 12th, 430pm. Full job description is available here or upon request.

Please send cover letter and résumé to: Frank Grant, Director, Yarmouth Recreation

email: frankg@district.yarmouth.ns.ca
office: 902-742-8868

50+ Swims

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

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

Dates this Fall
September 12, 26, October 10, 31, November 14, 28, & December 12

1:30-3pm

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

Girls on the Move (age 11-15)

On July 19th we will be host an event for girls ages 11 to 15 from 9:00 am until 4:00 pm. We will start our day at Milo Boat house, then bike to the Hebron complex where we will have the opportunity to try out some new activities!

Cost – $15. . Call 902-742-8868 to register or complete the form below.

Girls Day Out! (Ages 7-10)

This event will be hosted at Milo boat house for any girls ages 7 to 10 on July 17th from 9:00am until 4:00pm. Dance, water sports like swimming and dragon boating, and more fun activities!

** Registration is now full for this program. Please call the office at 902-742-8868 if you would like to be placed on the wait list.

Celebrate Canada !/Célébrez le Canada!

Join your community to celebrate the biggest birthday of the year on July 1st! Festivities will last from dawn to dusk! The celebration begins with breakfast from 8-10:30am on the waterfront to support Yarmouth Town and County Crime Prevention. Breakfast will be followed by youth activities like face painting and a bouncy castle along with the official ceremony at noon. Make sure to stick around for a days worth of entertainment ending with the fireworks at dusk! It’s free to come, stay for an hour or the whole day, everyone is welcome! Help us celebrate Canada’s birthday!

Full schedule here!