Municipality of the District of Guysborough

Recreation News

Recreation Update
September 22, 2014

Family Intramural Night – Guysborough, Chedabucto Place
This is a great opportunity for parents and children to spend quality time together and become more physically active. Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm, Fridays

Family Intramural Night – Hazel Hill, Fanning Education Centre/Canso Academy
Great opportunity to spend time with the family while being active. Time: 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm with a recreation adult supervisor present. There will be outside games set up 
New Opportunity: Beginner Ballroom Dancing
Would you like to move like they do on ‘Dancing with the Stars?’
Step up to a new challenge this fall and start the Ballroom beginner’s course with Angelika and Dietmar. Dancing is fun, great exercise and a way to meet new people. Adults of all skill levels are welcome. You will learn Viennese Waltz, Slow Waltz, Tango, Quickstep, Jive, rumba, Cha-Cha, Samba, Disco Fox. Please register by calling Christina Connolly at the Recreation Department - 533-3705 ext. 238.

Instructors: Angelika and Dietmar Liedy Where: Queensport Fire Fall
When: Tuesday evenings starting October 7th to December 16th (No class Nov 11th)
Cost: $100.00 per couple for 10 weeks
Quilters Group
Meet Thursday evenings at Boylston Community Centre at 7:00 pm. An instructor will be present at the meetings to teach beginners and challenge advanced quilters!
Scrapbooking Classes
Classes ongoing in Boylston Community Centre at 7:00 pm. Come out and practice your hobby and preserve memories in an unique and creative way!
Community Basketball Night
All ages are welcome to come out and get exercise by playing recreational basketball at Chedabucto Place. When: Monday Time: 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm Free.
Drop In Soccer
When: Tuesday evenings Time: 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Chedabucto Place
Drop In Volleyball Night
When: Thursday evenings Time: 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm at Chedabucto Place gymnasium
Highland Dance Classes
Instructor Janet Smith welcomes new dancers on Wednesday evenings at the Chedabucto Place Performance Centre. Starts September 27th to December 17th Cost: $60.00 payable to MODG.
Ladies Night Osprey Golf Resort
When: Thursday evenings Time: 5:30 pm Cost: $10.00 drop in fee

Fitness Bootcamp
With Certified Personal Trainer Jeffrey Myers! All are welcome to join this new exercise group. Exercises include; tire flipping, farmer’s walks, sled pushing, battling ropes and more.
When: Thursday evenings starting September 18th Time: 6:00 pm
Cost: $5.00 drop in fee for non-members

Running Group – Couch to 5K
Time: Tuesday mornings 6:15 am Instructor: Christina Connolly
Where: All runners meet at Guysborough Waterfront and walk/jog the shoreline trail

Resistance Class – Sweatin’ for the Weddin’
Time: Wednesday evenings 6:30 pm to 7: 30 pm Cost: $2.00 drop in fee
Light weight and cardio fitness class for beginners! September 24th to October 8th

Starting Wednesday evenings at 7:30 pm with instructor Pam O’Neil at Chedabucto Place
Cost: $30.00 for 5 classes

Ground Hockey – Drop in After School Program Little Dover
Location: Little Dover multi use facility
When: Wednesday’s starting September 24th to October 29th
Time: 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm with Aaron Long

Pathways Yoga Classes 
All classes starts week of sept 15th still space available
Early Bird Moderate Yoga
When: Monday mornings Time: 7:00 - 8:00 AM JOST Waterfront Building
Cost $60 for 8 weeks

Teen Yoga
When: Monday afternoons Time: 2:45 pm - 3:45 pm Chedabucto Place Performance Centre.
Cost $40 for 8 weeks
Tuesday Yoga - After Work Gentle Flow Yoga
Time: 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm Chedabucto Place Performance Centre (all levels).
Cost $60 for 8 weeks

Wednesday Yoga - Chair Yoga (Gentle Yoga for Challenged Bodies)
Time: 6:30 pm -7:30 pm Chedabucto Place Performance Center.
Cost $60 for 8 weeks

Thursday - Children's Yoga
Time: 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm Chedabucto Place Room TBA .
Cost: $30 for 8 weeks

Thursday - Adult Level 2
Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm JOST Waterfront Building.
Cost $60 for 8 weeks


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