Children & Youth

Children & Youth

  • Fitness, Friends and Fun!

    • Program Type:
    • requires program registration or drop in fee
    • Program Run By:
    • Jack Purcell Recreation Association

    We’re offering a physical workout through fun sports and games to help your child learn about physical literacy. Your child will develop different skills and strengths in a variety of activities that have been developed by Physical Health and Education Canada. Bring indoor shoes.

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  • Youth Night

    • Program Type:
    • requires program registration or drop in fee
    • Program Run By:
    • Jack Purcell Recreation Association

      For children ages 9-13. Activities include Movie & Dance Nights, Swimming, Crafts, Sports **Swimming portion is from 7:15-8:15 p.m. Download the Registration Form and the Early Signout Form.

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  • Paint Night Party

    • Program Type:
    • Requires program registration
    • Program Run By:
    • Jack Purcell Recreation Association

    Bring your creativity and energy for an evening of painting and partying. Follow step by step instructions by our wonderful instructor. All materials are provided.

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  • After School Program

    • Program Type:
    • Requires program registration
    • Program Run By:
    • Jack Purcell Recreation Association

    This program provides a safe and fun environment for children in Grades 1 to 6. Activities for both junior and senior level children include the Homework Club, arts and crafts, swimming, cooking and games. There are also physical activities and sports–both inside and outside (weather permitting). Activities for both junior and senior level children (Grades

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  • March Break Camp

    • Program Type:
    • Requires program registration
    • Program Run By:
    • Jack Purcell Recreation Association

    The Jack Purcell Recreation Association offers a five-day camp for children 5 to 12 years old for the scheduled March Break each school year. Program activities are offered each day from 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. An out trip may also be offered. Payment is required when registering. Please provide lunch, snacks, indoors shoes and

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  • Christmas Camp

    • Program Type:
    • Requires program registration
    • Program Run By:
    • Jack Purcell Recreation Association

    The Jack Purcell Recreation Association offers a Christmas Break Camp for children ages 5 to 12 years. Join us for fun-filled indoor and outdoor (weather permitting) winter games and activities.The program runs from 8:00 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. — After Care from 5:30-6:00 p.m. is an extra cost. Christmas Camp Jan 2nd – Jan 5th – Trip

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  • P.A. Days

    • Program Type:
    • Requires program registration
    • Program Run By:
    • Jack Purcell Recreation Association

    The Jack Purcell Recreation Association runs an all-day camp for children 5 to 12 years old on each scheduled P.A. Day in the school year.  The program runs from 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. After Care is also offered from 5:30 to 6:00 p.m. for an additional cost. Please provide lunch, snacks, indoor shoes and

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  • Red Cross Swimming Lessons for Preschoolers and Children

    • Program Type:
    • Requires program registration
    • Program Run By:
    • City of Ottawa

    Your child will learn to swim in a relaxing and fun environment with certified pool staff. Download the swimming lesson information flyer for specific class times. You an also pick up a copy at the centre. Swimming Lesson Information Flyer – Fall Session 2 2017

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  • Diaper Fit

    • Program Type:
    • Requires program registration
    • Program Run By:
    • City of Ottawa

    This is a fun-filled exercise program, designed for parents and their toddlers for 4 months to 2 years. Children are placed in flotation seats that remain in direct contact with the parent. Swimming Lesson Information Flyer – Fall Session 2 2017

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  • Summer Rays Day Camp

    • Program Type:
    • Requires program registration
    • Program Run By:
    • City of Ottawa
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  • Youth Night – January 26th

    Hungry…. Hungry… HIPPOS!!!!

    If you loved the board game, then you will love this human sized game of Hungry Hungry Hippos!

  • Youth Night – January 19th 2018

    Video Game Night AND Pizza PARTY ­- Bean bags, pizza, Video Games and Friends What more can you ask for! New addition of XBOX 360!

  • Tax Receipts

    Child Care Receipts for tax purposes will be generated by the 31st of January, 2018.
    Please refer to the JPRA policy under 'About Us' section for more information..

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