Programs

Programs

  • 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. Youth Night – Winter 2017 Jan 20 – Fear Factor! Jan 27 – Hide & Go Seek & Bead Craft Feb 3 – Video Games and Pizza Feb 10 – Skating on the Canal and Hot

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  • Special Needs: Fall Nights

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    • Program Type:
    • requires program registration or drop in fee
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  • Strike a Pose (Yoga)

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

    Start your Saturday morning off right! You’ll be introduced to Yoga foundations, breathing and stretching techniques. The focus is on learning some basic postures, how to relax and stretch, and how to “Strike a Yoga Pose.” Youth will have fun discovering moves and poses for relaxation. For youth 11 to 15 years.

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  • Paint Night Party

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

    Join us for a night of paint, pals and party! For ages 9-14 years old.

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  • Youth Dodgeball

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

    For ages 9 to 13 years. During the hour, there’s a 15-minute instructional component, so that each person learns the rules of the game and develops skills. Then for 45 minutes everyone gets to play Dodgeball.

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  • After School Program

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

    This program provides activities for children ages 5 to 12 years during the school year. Activities include sports, cooking, arts and crafts, games, reading and outings when possible. There is also scheduled time for homework.  Registration is ongoing and you have the option of paying monthly, weekly or daily. Payment must be made when registering.

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  • Acrylic Workshop (Bilingual Instruction)

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

    Through bilingual instruction, you’ll explore the versatile medium of acrylics. You’ll learn different techniques and experiment with various materials that you’re encouraged to bring from the supply list. It’s about exploring and experimenting with acrylics in different ways. Both beginners and intermediate levels welcome. Download the Acrylic Workshop Supply List (.pdf)

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  • Aqua General

    • Program Type:
    • Requires aqua fitness membership or drop-in fee
    • Program Run By:
    • City of Ottawa

    A general aqua fit class designed as a medium intensity total body workout, providing a balance of cardiovascular as well as muscular strength and endurance components. A great introduction program offering easy choreography and lots of options for intensity.      

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  • Ballroom and Latin Dance – Entry Level

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

    LEVEL A At the entry level, you’ll be introduced to music, the concept of movement and how to communicate with your partner on the dance floor. You’ll start with the basics and develop the ability to go onto the dance floor, and move confidently with a partner. This level is open to both couples and

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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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  • Youth Night – February 24

    Movie Theatre Night

    Lights Camera…..ACTION! Join us for movie night!!! BYO-Blanket!

  • Youth Night – March 3

    Pool Party

    POOL PARTY!!!! WIPEOUT!!! It may be cool outside but it will be HOT HOT HOT in our heated pool!

  • Zumba XPlosion – Class Cancellation

    Zumba Xplosion scheduled for March 1 has been cancelled. The make-up date for this class will be on March 29.
    We apologize for any inconvenience.
    Please contact the front desk for further details.

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