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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  • Yoga For Teens

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

    Start your week off right! Teens 11-15 years old are invited to come and learn how to strike a proper yoga pose. This class introduces yoga foundations, breathing and stretching. The focus is on learning some basic postures, how to relax and stretch. Teens will have fun discovering moves and poses for relaxation.    

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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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  • Youth Night – November 10

    HAWAIIAN POOL PARTY!

    Get ready to hang 10 for our Hawaiian pool party! Don't forget your Bathing suits!

  • Youth Night – November 17

    MOVIE THEATRE NIGHT!

    Lights Camera….ACTION! Join us for movie night!!!
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