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Dr. Mike Evans' Advice for Promoting Physical Activity

Dr. Mike Evans was the keynote speaker for the final session of the Summit – you remember his 23½... Read More

Call to Action Round Up

Is today the day we recommit ourselves to the purpose, the passion, against all odds? Delegates... Read More

How considering parental, peer, and self-perception can combat obesity

On the last morning of the Global Summit, research presentations turned to questions of how... Read More

Success Stories

Drop in Gymnastics Program for Children, Families, Teens and Adults.

Family Drop-In Children not in school yet and have energy to burn? Bad... Read More

International Dieppe Kite Festival

Dieppe KITE International is the largest festival of its kind in North... Read More

"We Can Together" program - Learning the Art of Canning and Food Preservation With Seniors.

Interior Community Services is receiving thousands of dollars in federal... Read More

Proceedings of the Global Summit on the Physical Activity of Children

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Latest News

Walk this Way kits now available in both hardcopy and electronic format

Added on Aug 28, 2014
PARC’s  Walk This Way kit, which supports healthy communities by promoting walking as the single most sustainable physical activity,...

Newmarket extends Wi-Fi to outdoor areas

Added on Aug 28, 2014
As part of a trial program, the Town of Newmarket has expanded its free Wi-Fi service network to three outdoor venues, including the...

Ottawa, Sens announce new recreation project for Hintonburg

Added on Aug 28, 2014
The city is collaborating with the Ottawa Senators Foundation and the Trinity Development Foundation on the new project, which will be the...


St. Albert Environmental Master Plan

The Environmental Master Plan (EMP) is a long-term community plan that...

Welcoming and Inclusive Communitites Tookit: 2006 and 2014 versions / Glossary of Terms

The revised Welcoming and Inclusive Communitites Tookit, 2014 version, is...

Core Competencies for Recreation and Parks 1.0

Core competencies are the essential knowledge, skills, and attitudes...

Upcoming Events

R.O.A.R. (Rural Ontario-east Active Recreation) Conference - Calabogie ON

Sep 22, 2014
This conference is a way to bring together various rural communities and...

Orientation to Community Building and Online Learning: Free Webinar

Sep 15, 2014
Free webinar, 1 hour. 11:00am MT, 1:00pm ET. As a social enterprise...