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African Dance Workshops and Camps

Every year, MCAD holds Afro Dance Camps, (trademarked) for children/youth ages 8-Adults, which features cultural dance from areas such as...

After School Basketball Beginnings Program

Basketball Beginnings runs in-house skills and fundamentals sport programs in eight-week blocks during the school year. It takes place in...

After School Bussing Pilot Project

As part of the Active Schools Initiative, two schools in East Hants took part in a busing pilot program. Over the previous couple of years...

AHKC Provincial Territorial Network Partners and Profile Pages

The Provincial Territorial Network Partners are non government and governmental organizations that have partnered with Active Healthy Kids...

AIR MILES for Social Change-YMCA Canada & Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) Pilot

According to the results of a landmark program between AIR MILES for Social Change, YMCA Canada (YMCA) and the Public Health Agency of...

Alberta Future Leaders (AFL)

The AFL program uses sport, recreation and leadership development to address the needs of Alberta's indigenous youth. It includes...

Alberta Project Promoting active Living and healthy Eating in Schools (APPLE Schools)

The APPLE Schools is a comprehensive school health intervention implemented in selected schools from school jurisdictions in Alberta, in...

Alberta Sport, Recreation, Parks and Wildlife Foundation

The Alberta Sport, Recreation, Parks and Wildlife Foundation believes that all people should have opportunities to enjoy active living and...

Alberta's Future Leaders Program (AFL)

The Alberta's Future Leaders Program (AFL) is a community and youth development program that uses sports, recreation, arts and leadership...

Altered Pages

Use recycled book, magazines, and comics, to create unique, and beautiful flowers.Express yourself with books! Rip, shred, flold, glue,...

Amazing Race for Youth

Introducing kids to both their community and new recreational and leisure activities. After promoting the program in all school within the...

Amherst Youth Fitness Camp

Physical fitness made fun! The Top Prospects Fitness and Conditioning Camp is beginning it’s third year with instructors Corey Crocker is...

Angry Gorillas -Cavemanstrong Kids Fitness Program ages (10-14 yrs)

Our mission is very simple: to help children understand the definition of health and fitness by pairing exercise and fun so that they can...

Annapolis Royal Winter Olympics

Annapolis Royal Recreation, in partnership with Parks Canada, will be hosting the Annapolis Royal Olympics at Fort Anne and the Farmers'...

Annapolis Youth Skate Park - A New Park for Everyone

Youth and adults working together, they envision the creation of an inclusive park in the Annapolis Royal Area that is welcoming to people...

Antigonish County March Break Olympic Day

This program will encourage active living. Children will be divided into teams and be challenged to compete in a series of fun physical...

Arctic Winter Games

The Arctic Winter Games is a high profile circumpolar sport competition for northern and arctic athletes. The Games provide an opportunity...

Arctic Youth Leadership Program

The Arctic Youth Leadership (AYL) program was designed to provide Inuvialuit young people with an opportunity for personal growth and...

Arctic Youth Leadership Program – Outward Bound

The Inuvialuit Development Corporation’s Arctic Youth Leadership Program is best described by an excerpt from the program’s website, “...

Are You At Risk? A Diabetes Risk Assessment Tool

Right now, one million Canadians are living with Type 2 diabetes and don’t know it. Are you one of them? What are the risk factors? • Are...

Armbrae Academy Theatre in Residence Program

Armbrae Academy has one of the most innovative Drama programs in the country. It is directed by 2 of the core members of Zuppa Circus...

Around the World In FIve Days March Break Camp

Konichiwa, Kia Ora, Geia, Hola, Hello Explorers! this March Break, Windsor Recreation is traveling around the world and back in just FIVE...

Art Bikers: Taking Art to the Streets

Art Bikers: fun, free and taking art to the streets. Art Bikers is a community outreach program of the 4Cs Foundation.Six young artists on...

At Home Alone

Help prepare your 10-14-year-old to stay home alone safely. Develop a personal safety and injury prevention plan that is tailored to meet...

At the Edge of the Playground

Students in the Connaught Avenue elementary school's gardening and landscaping club have teamed up with Ecology action centre volunteers to...

Atlantic CADS Festival

The Festival is designed to allow CADS members from all the 4 Atlantic Provinces to get together and enjoy skiing and socializing. There...

Atlantic Canada Hip Hop Dance Off

The Dance -Of is the first free style hip hop competition held in Atlantic Canada. The first competition was held in 2006. The competition...

Atlantic Cirque Courses

The goal of Atlantic Cirque is to introduce the arts of circus to all interested. The circus school offers its students the opportunity to...

Atlantic Cirque March Break Courses

The goal of Atlantic Cirque is to introduce the arts of circus to all interested. The circus school offers its students the opportunity to...

Atlantic Cirque Summer Camps

The goal of Atlantic Cirque is to introduce the arts of circus to all interested. The circus school offers its students the opportunity to...

Avenir d'enfants

Avenir d'enfants est un organisme à but non lucratif qui fournit un soutien aux communautés locales engagées dans le développement global...

AXBL Paintball Leagues

AXBL is a paintball league formed in the Atlantic Provinces. They have 8 teams of around 12 players each. The league has improved the...

B2ten

B2ten is a privately funded, CRA registered, charitable organization operating as a Registered Canadian Amateur Athletic Association B2ten...

Backyard Olympic Mini Games

Woo! Gotta love the games! Backyard "Olympic" mini games are cool 'cause they're like early training for real Olympics. Junior sports,...

BASIC (Be Active Schools Initiative Challenge)

BASIC was initiated in September 2002 by [email protected], a partnership of 23 local organizations and part of Ontario’s Heart Health Program....

Basketball Beginnings Summer Camp Program

It’s that time again!!! Basketball Beginnings is proud to once more offer summer camps.These are intense sport-specific camps that provide...

BBoy Crew of Disabled Dancers

ILL-Abilities is an International Breakdance crew with dancers who may be perceived as being limited in some way. Each dancer has taken...

Be Active Eat Well (BAEW)

BAEW was a multifaceted community capacity-building program promoting healthy eating and physical activity for children (aged 4-12 years)...

Beach Volleyball Tournaments

Beach Volleyball was offered in 2008 and was enjoyed so much that it is now a regular event for Canada Day Celebrations. There is also an...

Beach Yoga

You are soaking the sun on a colorful beach towel, lazily looking at a horizon. The kids are building sand castles and the dog is asleep....

Bear Creek Safe Routes to School Program

Bear Creek pupils could attend the school even if they did not live within the immediate catchment area. These children, however, did not...

Beautiful Girls Program

The Beautiful Girls program helps empower girls through conversation circles that help address the issues they have about self esteem and...

Beaver Olympics

The 2nd Bible Hill Beavers recently held their 3rd Annual Beaver Olympics for youth ages 5-7 who are part of the group. Olympic Torch...

Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW)

Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) is a non-profit, educational program offering hands-on workshops to adult women. We encourage a supportive...

Before & After School Taekwon-Do Care Programs

Tien Lung schools are non-profit clubs dedicated to the quality instruction of the original scientifically-researched Taekwondo and its...

Beverley Heights After School Arts Based Program

Doorsteps After School Programs provide a safe space where children can grow and learn after school. This...

BGC London Youth ABCs (Ability to Bring Change!)

 Boys and Girls Club of London is launching Youth ABCs (Ability to Bring Change!) to help local youth develop knowledge,...

BGC of London Afternoon Adventure Weekend Program

On Saturday and Sunday the Club is open from 1:00-4:00pm. The programming is designed for family fun, children of all ages are welcome to...

BGC of London Bounce / Munch Weekend Program

The Bounce / Munch program focuses on getting children excited about fitness and nutrition using a variety of fun and creative activities....

Big Air in Bedford- Skateboarding Show

HRM Recreation and Bedford Skatepark Action Team (BSPAT)present Bedford Skateshow. The event is aimed at new and experienced skateboarders...

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