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For information on Winter Programs (Jan-Mar), please click HERE.
For information on Spring Programs (Apr-Jun), please click HERE.
For information on Summer Programs (Jul-Aug), please click HERE.

 

For a listing of Town Events, please visit: https://www.truro.ca/town-events.html

 


Drop-In Pickleball

Drop-in pickleball programs that allow for unstructured scrimmage play.

Date: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays (Sep 5 - Dec 21)
Time: 12:00-2:00pm
Location: Douglas Street Recreation Centre

- No pre-registration required.
- Bring a water bottle.
- We do have some equipment on hand, but players can bring their own.
- Please bring indoor shoes.

Learn to Play Pickleball

This adult program is a great way for brand new players to learn the sport of Pickleball. Players receive 4 x 1.5-hour lessons with certified instructor Ralph Brine. Players will learn all the basics to be able to play. Players will be learning in a fun environment and will experience why pickleball is the fastest growing sport in North America. The course will demonstrate how to do a proper warm-up and cool down, various shots, strategies and footwork. Participants will learn the rules of pickleball and will be well prepared to play recreationally.

Session One:
Dates: Sep 7, 14, 21, 28
Times: 7:00-8:30pm
Notes: This session of Learn to Pickleball is now full.

Session Two:
Dates: Oct 5, 12, 19, 26
Times: 1:00-2:30pm

Classes are now full.

 


Sportball Multisport

In our multisport programs, children are provided with a skills-driven, high-energy and fun-filled curriculum. Using creative instruction and positive encouragement, our programs focus on the development of gross motor skills, along with balance, strength, coordination, stamina and timing. The equipment that we use is age-appropriate and sized just right for the children in our programs.

Sunday Programs

  • Dates: Oct 15, 22, 29, Nov 5, 19, 26, Dec 3, 10, 17. - No class Nov 12th.
  • Price: $146.00 (tax incl)
  • Ages: 16-24 mth (Parent participation) – 8:30-9:15am
  • Ages: 2-3 yr (Parent participation) – 9:30-10:15am
  • Ages: 3-4 yr (Drop-off) – 10:30-11:30am
  • Ages: 5-7 yr (Drop-off) – 11:45am-12:45pm
  • Ages: 8-11 yr (Drop-off) – 1:00-2:00pm

Thursday Programs

  • Dates: Oct 12, 19, 26, Nov 2, 9, 23, 30, Dec 7, 14. - No class Nov 16th
  • Price: $146.00 (tax incl)
  • Ages: 2-3 yr (Parent participation) – 4:30-5:15pm
  • Ages: 3-4 yr (Drop-off) – 5:30-6:30pm
  • Ages: 5-7 yr (Drop-off) – 6:45-7:45pm

Classes are now full.

  


Adult Badminton

Date: Wednesdays (Sep 13 - Dec 20)
Time: 7:30-9:00pm
Location: Truro Middle School

This 1/2 gym, drop-in adult badminton program is supervised by Town of Truro staff and allows for unstructured scrimmage play for those 17 and older.

Notes: 
- Drop-in program, no pre-registration required.
- Please enter through gym doors.
- Bring a water bottle.
- We do have some equipment on hand, but players can bring their own.
- Please bring indoor shoes.

 


Adult Basketball

Date: Wednesdays (Sep 13 - Dec 20)
Time: 7:30-9:00pm

Location: Truro Middle School

This drop-in adult basketball program is supervised by Town of Truro staff and allows for unstructured 1/2-court scrimmage play for those 17 years of age and older.

- Drop-in program, no pre-registration required.
- Please enter through gym doors.
- Bring a water bottle.
- We do have some equipment on hand, but players can bring their own.
- Please bring indoor shoes.

  


Parent & Tot Open Gym

Date: Tuesdays & Thursdays (Sep 12 - Dec 21)
Times: 9:00-11:00am
Location: Douglas Street Recreation Centre  

Playtime was created especially for families! Preschool-aged children and their guardians are invited to explore various sports (equipment provided) and other toys. It’s a great way to stimulate mental and physical growth.

- Unsupervised, drop-in program, no pre-registration required.
- Bring a water bottle.
- Please bring indoor shoes.

 


Night Hikes

Night hike season is back! Here is bit about what to expect and how to prepare.

  • Please refrain from bringing your pets.
  • Must have a headlamp ,water, snack and a smile.
  • Expect a moderate pace, laughter, and a welcoming environment. Please note that we will only be hiking the open trails in the park.

When arriving we will direct you to the group gathering area for your choice of hike. We will have 4 areas for you to gather. Tea, Latte, Cappuccino, and Double Espresso; you pick your drink of choice. Each group will be hiking for 1 1/2 hours.

  • Tea - will walk only double tracks. Expect lots of stops and pictures.
  • Latte -  will have a similar pace as tea but will venture on a couple of single track trails. With stops as needed.
  • Cappuccino - will be more single track, a slightly faster pace, and not as many stops.
  • Double espresso - the name says it all. Expect any trail, very limited stops and only one picture stop.

Hikes happen every monday night until mid Feb. There will be Facebook Events for each hike (we will add them as they are created). Keep an eye on the individual events for updates.

Night Hike # 1
 - Monday, Oct 16 @ 6:30pm
Night Hike # 2 - Monday, Oct 23 @ 6:30pm
Nike Hike # 3 - Monday, Oct 30 @ 6:30pm
Nike Hike # 4 - Monday, Nov 6 @ 6:30pm
Nike Hike # 5 - Monday, Nov 13 @ 6:30pm
Nike Hike # 6 - Monday, Nov 20 @ 6:30pm
Nike Hike # 7 - Monday, Nov 27 @ 6:30pm CANCELLED DUE TO POOR WEATHER
Nike Hike # 8 - Monday, Dec 4 @ 6:30pm
Nike Hike # 9 - Monday, Dec 11 @ 6:30pm CANCELLED DUE TO POOR WEATHER
Nike Hike # 10 - Monday, Dec 18 @ 6:30pm CANCELLED DUE TO POOR WEATHER