Parks & Recreation

Colchester Bike Week 2014

Biking is a great way to stay active and is tons of fun. Join us in the new year June 6-15th, 2014 for exciting biking events with tons of prizes to won.

Step into Spring

StepIntoSpring1[1]Simple and fun, the Step into Spring 10,000 steps program is a great way to boost your current physical activity level and motivate you to get moving and Step into Spring! 

Registration begins Monday, March 24, 2014 

Where: Municipality of Colchester, Town of Truro or the Village of Bible Hill Recreation Departments, Opens Doors Tatamagouche, and the Town of Stewiacke 

Cost: $10/ participant 

You will receive a Stepcounts pedometer, LED flasher, cell phone screen cleaner, Step into Spring band and a weekly walking log. Plus! Weekly prize draws and a chance to win an iPod Shuffle.

Weekly Prize Draws beginning Monday, April 7, 2014 

Submit your steps by phone or email, and enter your name in our weekly prize draws. 

Grand Prize Draw 

The grand prize draw, for 2 iPod Shuffles will be held on Wednesday, May 28, 2014. All registered participants are eligible for this draw, and will automatically have their name entered in the draw when they register for Step into Spring. 

Download the Step into Spring Brochure   pdf click here (1.12 MB)

To help you here are some walking hints Click here

For more information contact:
Colchester Recreation 897-3185 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Town of Truro Parks, Recreation and Culture 893-6078 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Bible Hill Recreation 893-8083 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Open Doors Tatamagouche 657-0180 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Town of Stewiacke 639-2221 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Tuesday's Maggie's Place at Village Hall

2014 has been a busy year in the Village Hall so many activities.  Maggie's Place is a great activity on Tuesday.

Maggie’s Place Family Resource Centre offers a FREE Parent & Tot Playgroup DROP IN at the Village Hall each Tuesday from 10:00-11:30am.Playgroups are a fun play and social time for parents/caregivers and their children from birth to school age to enjoy together.Each session consists of a free play and art time, a healthy, peanut free snack (provided by us) and ends with circle time – songs and stories and active fun.All families are welcome to join us. For more information, contact us at 895-0200 or check out our website www.maggiesplace.ca or Facebook.

 

March Break At Scotia Pool

Extra Swim times added

  • Saturday March 8th - 9am - 12pm
  • Sunday 9th 10am - 12pm
  • Monday March 10th 2 - 4pm & 5 - 7pm
  • Tuesday March 11th 2 - 4pm
  • Wednesday March 12th 2- 4pm & 5 - 7pm
  • Thursday March 13th 2 - 4pm
  • Friday March 14th 2 - 4pm
  • Saturday March 15th 9am - 12pm
  • Sunday March 16th 10am - 12pm

For more information contact Scotia Pool at 893-6364

Scotia Pool Swim Lessons Registration March 5

Scotia Pool will be holdig Red Cross Swimming Lesson Registration on March 5th starting at 4pm.  

For more information on Scotia Pool swim lessons or other Scotia Pool Programs, please contact Scotia pool at 893-6364.  Check out Scotia Pool on Facebook with schedules and special event posted daily.