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Recreational Rowing Program

The Recreational Program provides coaching in sweep rowing and sculling three days a week for rowers who want to row recreational and may...

Red Wolf Wilderness Camp for Kids

Red Wolf Wilderness Camp is wild! It’s a great place to make new friends, learn new skills to help you to be comfortable and confident in...

Richmond County Winter Festival Mini Olympics

Every year Richmond County has an huge annual winter festival with over 50 events and activities. A great way to beat the winter weather...

Ride The Lobster

Ride the Lobster is a unique, international unicycle race, unlike any other ever held, scheduled for June 2008 in Nova Scotia, Canada.The...

River John Pond Hockey

River John Pond Hockey has become an annual event at their Winter Carnival. Over 70 people formed teams of mixed ages to passionately...

RiverBreeze Haunted Corn Maze

RiverBreeze Haunted Corn Maze Saturday October 24th 2009 8pm last entry 930pm. Reservation form is for BUS tours only! It's the place your...

Rocks & Rings Curling Program

The Canadian Curling Association Rocks & Rings program is designed to introduce the Olympic sport of curling to elementary school...

Rolling on the Runway

Rolling on the Runway was two hours of free "activity on wheels" at the Kingston Airport. A bicycle rodeo was used to promote safe cycling...

RONA After School Skate program

KidSport Manitoba, RONA, elementary schools in Winnipeg and three inner-city community centers are teaming up again this year to allow more...

Rural Healthy Eating Active Living (RHEAL) Leaders

Do you need funding to support local physical activity leaders? If so, check out the Rural Healthy Eating Active Living (RHEAL) Leaders...

S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program Halton Inc.

SENACA means S ENIORS, E NJOY, N URTURING, A CTIVITIES, C OMPANIONSHIP, A CHIEVEMENTS The mission of SENACA is to provide a caring,...

Sabor Latino Community Cooking Program

Sabor Latino is a community cooking program that brings together Torontonians with a shared interest in the cultures and cuisines of Latin...

Sackville Family Winter Carnival

This year's Sackville Family Winter Carnival was a great success, and we couldn't have asked for better weather! With dancing, hay rides,...

Sackville Hill Senior's Recreation Centre Dance Programs

From belly dancing to woodworking, there never seems to be a dull moment at Sackville Hill Seniors Recreation Centre. in Hamilton. A group...

Safe Passages : M’Chigeeng

The Two Bears Cultural Survival Group project will organize and facilitate a youth driven Crime Prevention committee composed mostly of...

Safe Walk Program: Toronto Kiwanis Boys & Girls Clubs - Access to Recreation for Low-Income Families

The Safe Walk Program encourages families to participate in programs and access the necessary support for young people in Regent Park. The...

Sail, Canoe, Kayak! Bookings for Special Groups

St. Mary's Boat Club was built in 1905. It was established as St. Mary's Boat Club in 1919. After extensive renovations, it was re-opened...

Salsa Babies - Latin Beat For Tiny Feet!

With the little ones snuggled into baby carriers, new moms learn basic steps to popular Latin Dances, while babies shake maracas and bounce...

SAM Intergenerational Program

The intergenerational connection takes place on a weekly visit. The students that are involved are grade 8 students. A class of 32 are...

SAM Seniors Activation Maintenance Program

The SAM Program (Seniors Activation Maintenance) is a funded not-for-profit Adult Day Service and has been in operation since 1981. It is a...

Samba Kidz Program

 Samba Kidz is a multi-arts program that provides young people with training in Samba music, Steel Pan, breakdancing, visual arts,...

San Romanoway Pathways to Healthy Life Choices

The Pathways to Healthy Life Choices Project, led by San Romanoway Revitalization Association in partnership with Across Boundaries and...

San Romanoway Seniors Program

Twice weekly, the Seniors meet over lunch at our place to hear guest speakers, discuss relevant topics of concern, plan outings and...

Santa Shuffle Fun Run and Elf Walk

The annual 5K Santa Shuffle Fun Run & 1K Elf Walk brings families and friends together. The event is held across North America, so...

Saturday Morning Breakfast Club

The breakfast starts at 9am. We have a healthy breakfast and then dancing/coloring contests and then hit the gym for some fun and games....

Saturday Morning Youth Basketball Program

Program for boys and girls designed to emphasize skill acquisition and participation in a fun, no pressure atmosphere.This popular league...

Scare Fest - Halloween Party

There were various halloween/game stations set up in our gymnasium Each station allowed you to participate in a fun activity that not only...

School Based Nutrition Programs

Breakfast or snack program offered to all students. Healthy food is delivered to students by volunteers. These programs not only feed the...

School Community Action Partnership (SCAP)

The SCAP team in Hastings and Prince Edward Counties has been working very hard since last spring towards the concept of "Healthy Active...

School Harvest Festival

A veritable feast takes place each fall at the Dr. Arthur Hines Elementary School in Summerville as students, teachers and volunteers...

School Wide Skip A Thon

This activity was kicked off the week before with a team of jumpers who taught us how to be creative with such moves as the toad, crossover...

Se faire confiance en brisant le silence

This project will help elderly people aged 65+ in Jonquière protect themselves against various kinds of crime (financial, violent, etc.)....

Seniors Active Living With A Free Bike Rental Program.

The Sheridan Senior Center introduces a new Summer Senior Outdoor Activity Program for 2014. Part of this program is free...

Seniors to Go! Emergency Preparedness Tool Kit

Emergency Preparedness Tool Kit is an all-inclusive resource for community groups, agencies and municipalities in York Region. This...

Seniors Wellness Program - India Rainbow Community Services of Peel

The key objective of the program is to reduce isolation and loneliness and to provide physically and mentally stimulating activities to...

Services Rendered Voucher: City of Oshawa - Access to Recreation for Low-Income Families

The Services Rendered Voucher is a co-operative agreement between the Regional Municipality of Durham Social Services Department and the...

Set it Straight - BBoy Competition

Breakdance, breaking, b-boying or b-girling is a street dance style that evolved as part of the hip hop movement of the 1970's ....

Shape Up : A SPRINGBOARD TO HEALTHY HABITS

How can you make a healthy lifestyle easy, playful and fun for kids? Why not integrate it into Summer camps! Shape Up is a flexible, non-...

Shaw United Way Youth Connections Grants

If you have a great idea that will make a difference in your community, Youth Connections is a great place to go for financial and other...

Sheffield Mills Eagle Watch

This is a unique opportunity during the winter months for viewing bald eagles at close range at the roadside without disturbing them....

SHOP ASCEND - Youth Enterprise Network (YEN) initiative.

Our store, ASCEND, is now open for business at 2350 Finch Ave West unit B. Ascend features clothing, jewelry, artwork,...

Shovel & Spoon -A Cooking and Gardening Program

A cooking and gardening program that runs in partnership with organizations that work with low-income community members (both youth and...

Side Street Kids -Latin Dance for Kids

Side Street Kids is a very successful Latin dance club after school program that ran for 2 years at Shake it Dance. The children from Side...

Sisters in Action Muslim Women Youth Program

The Sisters in Action program provides an opportunity to young Muslim women to engage in social recreational activities, sports and...

Skate Pass: Bringing Skateboarding to Schools

Skate Pass offers schools a three-part curriculum that teaches beginning, intermediate, and advanced skateboarding to elementary, middle...

Ski With Us This Winter!

A new Nordic ski club is launching this fall and will be based at Martock with a satellite operation at Shubie Park in Dartmouth. The...

Skimboard Summer Camps

One week long camp recommended for children ages 7 and up of all abilities.First-time and beginner skimboarders will learn the proper...

Skimboarding

Jambowaves is a youth inspired company that created the opportunity for others to learn how to skimboard. Not only did they make and sell...

Small Hands, Big Hearts

A weekly opportunity for local elementary students to facilitate recreational programs that engage long term care residents. Participating...

Smart Moves Falls Prevention Toolkit

Falls among older adults are a serious problem, affecting not only the people who fall and their families, but putting a heavy burden on...

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