Programs

Programs

  • Red Cross Swimming Lessons for Adults – Adult Basics 1 & 2

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

    This program integrates swimming instruction with water safety to develop your comfort and safety in, on and around the water. Whether you’re a newcomer to water activities or a master swimmer looking for stroke improvement, we offer the ideal programs for you. Swim Basic 1: Swimmers learn front and back float, front and back glide

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  • Red Cross Swimming Lessons for Adults – Women Only Lessons

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

    This program integrates swimming instruction with water safety to develop your comfort and safety in, on and around the water. Whether you’re a newcomer to water activities or a master swimmer looking for stroke improvement, we offer the ideal program for women’s only swim. Swim Basic 1: Swimmers learn front and back float, front and

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  • Chronic Pain

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

    This program is a building block to the Aqua Therapy program and includes a warm up, stretching, mobility exercises, flexibility and a warm down.          

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  • Summer Camp

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

    The Jack Purcell Recreation Association offers a Summer Camp for children ages 5 to 12 years old at the end of the school year. Program activities are planned around theme weeks such as sports, water events and adventures. The Summer Camp also offers out trips, and the popular sleepover and last-day BBQ. Please provide lunch,

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  • Winter Nights

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

    This is an evening outing and activity program for adults with a physical disability. Activities include movies, line dancing, theatre, workshops and more.

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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 Schedule

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  • Tai Chi

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

    This is a gentle, peaceful way to tone and strengthen your body, as well as improve concentration, coordination and balance. Intermediate Level 9:00 – 10:00 am Beginner Level 10:00 – 11:00 am.

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  • Tennis Beginner

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

      This program is for adults of all ages. There will be a focus on developing forehand and backhand groundstrokes. Alongside instruction and in depth feedback, students will work on consistency through rallying with one another. Volleys, overheads and serve will also be covered.

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  • Tennis Intermediate

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

      This program is for adults of all ages. There will be a focus on refining and tweaking students’ forehand and backhand groundstrokes. They will also get to work on their serve, return and volleys. Students will also have the opportunity to implement all they learn in rally and game situations.

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  • The Art Thing

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

    This is an art program for persons with disabilities.

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Bulletin Board

  • Water-Based Media Cancellation

    WATER-BASED MEDIA IS CANCELLED MONDAY, APRIL 23rd DUE TO Instructor illness.

  • Youth Night- April 27

    Video Game Night AND DONUT NIGHT!
    Drop in for a relaxing night with video games! We scrapped Pizza night this session and are offering Donuts and Timbits for a concession items

  • Pool Re-Opening

    The Jack Purcell Pool will be re-opened on April 23, 2018. We can't wait to have you back!

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