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Winter 2024

 



Seniors Crafternoon’s

Calling all seniors!! Join us for six sessions of fun-filled afternoons of crafting for all skill levels, where instructors will guide you through our project. Whether you're a seasoned pro or a crafting newbie, there's a seat at the table just for you! Expect laughter and surprises; it's an adventure waiting to happen!

Location: Douglas Street Recreation Centre
Dates: 
Thursdays - Mar 7, 14, 21, 28, Apr 4, 11.
Class Times: All classes will be scheduled between 1:00-4:00pm, but weekly start time and length will vary based on the activity.
Total Cost: $25.00 (tax incl.)
Registration: To register, or get more information on these two amazing programs, please contact Shannon Jarvis by phone (902-893-6093) or by email (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).

Active Aging Adventure’s

Are you a senior who is ready to embark on a journey of movement, joy, and wellbeing? Join our seniors activity classes, where all levels are not only welcome but celebrated! No prior experience needed – just bring your enthusiasm, and we'll provide the rest. Our skilled instructors are here to guide you through a variety of activities designed to boost your strength, flexibility, and overall vitality. Get ready to make new friends and discover the joy of staying active. It's not just a fitness class; it's a celebration of your wellbeing!

You can expect a different class each week. Some examples of potential classes are: Linedancing, Pound, QiGong, Zumba, Yoga, Pickleball.

Location: Douglas Street Recreation Centre
Dates: Tuesdays - Mar 5, 12, 19, 26, Apr 2, 9.
Class Times: All classes will be scheduled between 1:00-4:00pm, but weekly start time and length will vary based on the activity.
Total Cost: $25.00 (tax incl.)
Registration: To register, or get more information on these two amazing programs, please contact Shannon Jarvis by phone (902-893-6093) or by email (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).

Registration - If using a mobile device, you may have to turn your screen sideways to see the "book now" option.

 



Sportball Multi-Sport

Location: Douglas Street Recreation Centre

Sportball Sports Instruction For Kids

Our Multi-Sport programs provide children with a skills-driven, high-energy, and fun-filled curriculum. Multi-Sport introduces children to the fundamental concepts and skills behind eight popular sports: soccer, hockey, basketball, baseball, volleyball, tennis, golf & football. Using creative instruction and positive encouragement, the program focuses on the development of gross motor skills, balance, strength, coordination, stamina, and timing. Equipment is age-appropriate and sized for the children in the programs.

Sunday Programs

  • Dates: Jan 7, 14, 21, 28, Feb 4, 11, 25, Mar 3  --  No class Feb 18th.
  • Price: $130.00
  • 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 (Cancelled, low registration)

 Thursday Programs

  • Dates: Jan 11, 18, 25, Feb 1, 8, 15, 29, Mar 7.  --  No class Feb 22nd.  
  • Price: $130.00
  • 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 (Cancelled, low registration)

Registration - If using a mobile device, you may have to turn your screen sideways to see the "book now" option.

 



Adult Badminton

Date: Wednesdays (Jan 10-Jun)
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 (Jan 10-Jun)
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.



Pickleball

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

Date: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays (Jan 3 - Jun)
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.



Parent & Tot Open Gym

Date: Tuesdays & Thursdays (Jan 2 - Jun)
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

Date: Mondays 
Time: 6:30-8:00pm
Location: Truro Middle School

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.

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
Nike Hike # 11 - Monday, Jan 8 @ 6:30pm
Nike Hike # 12 - Monday, Jan 15 @ 6:30pm
Nike Hike # 13 - Monday, Jan 22 @ 6:30pm
Nike Hike # 14 - Monday, Jan 29 @ 6:30pm CANCELLED DUE TO POOR WEATHER
Nike Hike # 15 - Monday, Feb 5 @ 6:30pm (Snowshoe)
Nike Hike # 16 - Monday, Feb 12 @ 6:30pm (Snowshoe)
Nike Hike # 17 - Monday, Feb 19 @ 6:30pm (Snowshoe) - Last Hike of the season!!