Event Calendar

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Playspace and Equipment Standard Training - Airdrie, AB

Apr 28, 2015 to May 01, 2015
With the release of the new Children’s Playspace and Equipment standard (CAN/CSA Z614-14) in the spring of 2014, the Canadian Playground...

4th Canadian Obesity Summit - Toronto ON

Apr 28, 2015 to May 02, 2015
The 4th Canadian Obesity Summit will be the premier learning and networking event for: Health professionals Researchers Policy...

PHE Canada National Conference - Banff AB

Apr 30, 2015 to May 02, 2015
he National Conference provides an opportunity for delegates to network with colleagues and increase their knowledge and skills to foster...

2015 Physical Activity Forum: Motivating People to Start and Maintain a Physically Active Lifestyle - Calgary / Edmonton

May 01, 2015
Speaker: Dr. Wendy Rodgers, Professor and Vice Dean, Faculty of Physical Education & Recreation, University of Alberta Why do people...

National Youth Week - across Canada

May 01, 2015 to May 07, 2015
National Youth Week is May 1–7 every year, that is dedicated to the celebration of youth and their active participation in their community...

Talks and workshops: Risk; contact with nature; more child-friendly communities - various locations

May 04, 2015
Tim Gill is one of the UK’s leading thinkers on childhood, and an effective advocate for positive change in children’s everyday lives. In...

2015 Physical Activity Forum: Motivating People to Start and Maintain a Physically Active Lifestyle - Calgary / Edmonton

May 04, 2015
Speaker: Dr. Wendy Rodgers, Professor and Vice Dean, Faculty of Physical Education & Recreation, University of Alberta Why do people...

Playspace and Equipment Standard Training - Toronto, ON

May 05, 2015 to May 08, 2015
With the release of the new Children’s Playspace and Equipment standard (CAN/CSA Z614-14) in the spring of 2014, the Canadian Playground...

Talks and workshops: Risk; contact with nature; more child-friendly communities - various locations

May 05, 2015
Tim Gill is one of the UK’s leading thinkers on childhood, and an effective advocate for positive change in children’s everyday lives. In...

Canadian Certified Playground Inspector course - Kingsville and Toronto

May 05, 2015 to May 08, 2015
The Canadian Playground Safety Institute (CPSI) is offering two courses in Ontario this spring for participants who need to obtain their...

2015 Early Years Conference: Nurturing Minds and Bodies in the Early Years - Moose Jaw SK

May 06, 2015 to May 08, 2015
Keynotes, breakout sessions, and a parent session.

BCRPA 2015 Symposium - Victoria BC

May 06, 2015 to May 08, 2015
With a focus on activating healthy living in our communities, the program will highlight and align with the five goals in the Framework of...

Collaborative Partnerships: Three-part Webinar series

May 07, 2015
Each webinar is 1.5 hours. Separate registration for each. Part 1 The Genius of Partnerships: New relationships and diverse...

Mapping the Landscapes of Childhood II - Lethbridge AB

May 08, 2015 to May 10, 2015
Conference Themes: Appropriations of childhood. Is work the opposite of play? Does humanitarian aid help or harm children?...

Talks and workshops: Risk; contact with nature; more child-friendly communities - various locations

May 11, 2015
Tim Gill is one of the UK’s leading thinkers on childhood, and an effective advocate for positive change in children’s everyday lives. In...

Talks and workshops: Risk; contact with nature; more child-friendly communities - various locations

May 12, 2015
Tim Gill is one of the UK’s leading thinkers on childhood, and an effective advocate for positive change in children’s everyday lives. In...

Talks and workshops: Risk; contact with nature; more child-friendly communities - various locations

May 13, 2015
Tim Gill is one of the UK’s leading thinkers on childhood, and an effective advocate for positive change in children’s everyday lives. In...

Incorporating Physical Literacy into your Sport/Recreation Program: Webinar

May 13, 2015
Webinar - 1 hour. Parks and Recreation Ontario and Canadian Sport for Life are pleased to offer a new webinar that presents information...

Talks and workshops: Risk; contact with nature; more child-friendly communities - various locations

May 14, 2015
Tim Gill is one of the UK’s leading thinkers on childhood, and an effective advocate for positive change in children’s everyday lives. In...

Nova Scotia Adult Wellness Retreat - South Alton, NS

May 16, 2015 to May 18, 2015
Come join the Conductive Education Program and Brigadoon camp for a weekend away at our Adult Wellness Retreat! Conductive Education is an...

Talks and workshops: Risk; contact with nature; more child-friendly communities - various locations

May 17, 2015
Tim Gill is one of the UK’s leading thinkers on childhood, and an effective advocate for positive change in children’s everyday lives. In...

Talks and workshops: Risk; contact with nature; more child-friendly communities - various locations

May 19, 2015
Tim Gill is one of the UK’s leading thinkers on childhood, and an effective advocate for positive change in children’s everyday lives. In...

Essentials for Finding and Keeping Quality Volunteers: Webinar

May 19, 2015
Webinar - 1.5 hours. Leader Brenda Herchmer. 1:00 PM EST / 11:00 MT Community building always involves working with volunteers. This...

2015 Recreation NL Annual General Meeting, Conference and Trade Show - Gander NL

May 21, 2015 to May 23, 2015
Recreation NL’s 44th Annual General Meeting and Conference is scheduled for May 22–23, 2015 at Hotel Gander. Recreation NL is...

HIGH FIVE Principles of Healthy Child Development (PHCD) - Prince Albert SK

May 22, 2015
Front-line leaders will gain the skills to make certain each child’s social, emotional and cognitive needs are met. The session focuses on...

HIGH FIVE Sport Workshop - Regina SK

May 23, 2015
This workshop is designed for the competitive coach in a club/organization. Aligned with the Fundamentals and Learn to Train stages of Long...

Bike to Work Week - British Columbia

May 25, 2015 to May 31, 2015
Each spring and fall, Bike to Work Week encourages both new and experienced bike commuters to cycle to work. During HUB's Spring Bike...

Playspace and Equipment Standard Training - St. John's, NL

May 26, 2015 to May 29, 2015
With the release of the new Children’s Playspace and Equipment standard (CAN/CSA Z614-14) in the spring of 2014, the Canadian Playground...

Burlington Physical Literacy Summit - Burlington ON

May 26, 2015
Have a Heart for Burlington invites you to its first Physical Literacy Summit! Who should attend? Educators, child and youth workers...

The Complete Camp Staff Experience 2015: Risk Management, Performance Enrichment, Play Enhancement - Vaughn ON

May 28, 2015
Back by popular demand, PRO is co-hosting a one-day mini-conference for supervisors and coordinators of recreation camps. The day begins...

3rd Annual National Aboriginal Physical Activity Conference - Membertou, Cape Breton, NS

May 28, 2015 to May 30, 2015
This is the nation's largest conference on Physical Activity for First Nations, Métis and Inuit people, created for all of those with an...

Engage your Community for Change - Red Deer AB

May 28, 2015
To make real and lasting change we need to engage the community – to deeply listen to their stories, to ask for ideas, to leverage the...

Collaborative Partnerships: Three-part Webinar series

May 28, 2015
Each webinar is 1.5 hours. Separate registration for each. Part 1 The Genius of Partnerships: New relationships and diverse...

Collaborative Partnership Series - Part 3 Thinking Back, Moving Forward: Celebrate and evaluate…to renew: Webinar

May 28, 2015
Join HC Link for the last webinar of the three-part Collaborative Partnerships series. Hear stories from special guests, and deepen your...

Exercise Prescription Physical Activity and Aging Conference - Toronto ON: Early Bird Deadline is Nov 30/14

May 30, 2015 to May 31, 2015
Do you treat Seniors and/or prescribe exercises for chronic disease management? Register for this conference to hear national and...