Event Calendar

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Safe Kids Week - across Canada

May 30, 2016 to Jun 05, 2016
Celebrating its 20th anniversary, Parachute’s Safe Kids Week is happening May 30 - June 5 in communities across Canada. Informed...

Canadian Therapeutic Recreation Conference 2016 - Kitchener-Waterloo ON

Jun 01, 2016 to Jun 03, 2016
The 2016 Conference Planning Committee would like to invite all those interested in the field of Therapeutic Recreation as well for those...

Tiered Exercise Program (TEP-Facilitator) - Ottawa ON

Jun 01, 2016
The Tiered Exercise Program, developed by the Canadian Centre for Activity and Aging, includes three exercise programs for older adults...

June Is Parks and Recreation Month

Jun 01, 2016 to Jun 30, 2016
The month of June is Parks and Recreation Month. Check out how Provincial Parks and Recreation Associations across Canada are celebrating...

June is Recreation and Parks Month!

Jun 01, 2016 to Jun 30, 2016
CPRA celebrates the month of June as Parks and Recreation Month. We take this opportunity to recognize the contributions made in the parks...

Re-Connecting with Nature Workshops in June - NS locations

Jun 03, 2016
Five Re-Connecting with Nature workshops will take place as follows: June 3 in Liverpool; June 8 in Wolfville; June 11 in Halifax; June 15...

Research to Action 2016: Getting Fitter with Age - London ON

Jun 03, 2016 to Jun 04, 2016
This conference is an annual learning and networking event for senior fitness instructors, volunteers, health promoters, students...

National Health And Fitness Day 2016 - across Canada

Jun 04, 2016
Let’s inspire Canadians to become fitter and more active! Show you believe that by working together, we can increase the rates of physical...

National Commuter Challenge - across Canada

Jun 05, 2016 to Jun 11, 2016
Commuter Challenge is based on a friendly competition between workplaces and communities across Canada to see which has the highest...

Playground Safety Certification Course - Halifax NS

Jun 07, 2016 to Jun 10, 2016
The Canadian Playground Safety Institute (CPSI) is holding a combined Theory and Practical Course in Halifax, Nova Scotia on June7-10, 2016...

Deepening Community / Resilient Neighbourhood / When People Care - Edmonton AB

Jun 07, 2016 to Jun 09, 2016
This event is designed specifically for you if you are: A community builder seeking to enhance your knowledge of policies,...

Re-Connecting with Nature Workshops in June - NS locations

Jun 08, 2016
Five Re-Connecting with Nature workshops will take place as follows: June 3 in Liverpool; June 8 in Wolfville; June 11 in Halifax; June 15...

Field Leader - Hiking Courses Spring & Fall - NS locations

Jun 09, 2016 to Jun 10, 2016
Four Field Leader - Hiking Courses will be offered as follows: May 14-15 in Antigonish; June 9-10 in Sydney; October 15-16 in Wolfville;...

Quiet Changemakers: Introverts in the Nonprofit Sector - Online Webinar

Jun 09, 2016
Free webinar, 1 hour, 11am PST/1pm EST. Are you an introvert who wants to change the world by working or volunteering in the nonprofit...

HIGH FIVE Sport Workshop - Regina and Saskatoon SK

Jun 11, 2016
This workshop is designed for the competitive coach in a club/organization. Aligned with the Fundamentals and Learn to Train stages of Long...

Re-Connecting with Nature Workshops in June - NS locations

Jun 11, 2016
Five Re-Connecting with Nature workshops will take place as follows: June 3 in Liverpool; June 8 in Wolfville; June 11 in Halifax; June 15...

HIGH FIVE Sport Workshop - Regina and Saskatoon SK

Jun 12, 2016
This workshop is designed for the competitive coach in a club/organization. Aligned with the Fundamentals and Learn to Train stages of Long...

Re-Connecting with Nature Workshops in June - NS locations

Jun 15, 2016
Five Re-Connecting with Nature workshops will take place as follows: June 3 in Liverpool; June 8 in Wolfville; June 11 in Halifax; June 15...

Strategies for Hidden Disabilities in Sport and Community Activity - Saskatoon SK

Jun 15, 2016
This informative seminar will give you a glimpse into the world of Hidden Disabilities (ADHD, Learning Disabilities, Autism Spectrum...

Supporting Wellness in Recreation through Healthy Food Environments: Webinar

Jun 16, 2016
Webinar, 1 hour. Presenters: Lisa McLaughlin - Program Manager, Alberta Recreation and Parks Association’s Communities...

Why Walking & Walkability: Webinar #1 in a series

Jun 16, 2016
Webinar, 1 hour. 11am Pacific, 2pm Eastern Join America’s best-known Walking Champion, Mark Fenton, for an inspiring presentation on...

Re-Connecting with Nature Workshops in June - NS locations

Jun 17, 2016
Five Re-Connecting with Nature workshops will take place as follows: June 3 in Liverpool; June 8 in Wolfville; June 11 in Halifax; June 15...

Refrigeration Operator for Recreation Facilities Course: Level 1 - Brandon MB

Jun 20, 2016 to Jun 24, 2016
The new Refrigeration Operator for Recreation Facilities course (formerly know as Arena /Curling Rink Operator Course) has been approved....

Evaluations That Work: What the Non-Profit Sector Can Learn from the Ontario Nonprofit Network and Vibrant Communities: Webinar

Jun 22, 2016
Webinar, 1 hour. In this webinar, two leading learning institutes, the Ontario Nonprofit Network (ONN) and Tamarack's ...

World Congress on Active Ageing (WCAA) - Melbourne Australia

Jun 28, 2016 to Jul 01, 2016
This four-day global event will feature three days of keynote speeches, plenary sessions, paper presentations, panel discussions, workshops...

Results from the 2016 ParticipACTION Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and Youth: Webinar

Jun 28, 2016
Free Webinar, 1 hour. Presenter: Allana LeBlanc. This webinar is designed to provide participants with an overview of the 2016...

Growing up Northern: Raising Healthy Children, Families and Communities: CITIZEN SERIES WEBINAR

Jun 28, 2016
1:30 - 3:30pm PST. A BC Healthy Communities webinar. Online or at various BC host sites, where you can view the webinar as a group and...