Programs

Programs

  • Group Fit

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

    The exercise program is based on the principles of interval training, metabolic resistance training and high intensity interval training [HIIT]. These exercise concepts are scientifically proven to help people lose weight, burn body fat and increase strength. And they can be tough–but it’s always up to you how hard you want to push. This workout

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  • 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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  • Calligraphy for Beginners

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

    You’ll learn the basics in pointed-pen calligraphy through drills, techniques on holding the pen and body mechanics. You’ll practice on the minuscule alphabet of copperplate script and become familiar with its letter forms. Supply List Calligraphy

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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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  • Special Needs: Fall Nights

    • Categories:
    • Program Type:
    • requires program registration or drop in fee
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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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  • 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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  • 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

    Entry level lessons are divided into two 6-week sessions. LEVEL A In the first session, 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

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  • Body Blast – Core Strong

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

    In this all-inclusive, dynamic, and multifaceted class, you’ll improve your overall fitness level, including your strength and flexibility. This hour-long cross training class uses a mix of interval training and circuit training formats that incorporate elements of endurance training, calisthenics, and strength training to help develop overall body fitness. The last part of the class

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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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