• Side Entrance Closure | Begins June 25th

    Please note the side entrance to the building will be closed from Monday, June 25th to Friday, June 29th. This closure is to allow for window replacement along the side of the building. During this time, members and guests can use the front entrance to access the facility. Thank you for your understanding.

  • ***Aquatics Centre Maintenance Closure | 6pm June 24th-8am July 1st

    The Aquatics Centre will be closed as of 6pm Sunday, June 24th until 8am Sunday, July 1st, 2018. Click here for all the maintenance details. We’ll continue to run our dry land activities and classes to keep you moving during this time! If you need an activity suggestion, ask a staff member who are always happy to help!

  • Reminder: Summer Weekend Hours begin June 30th

    Starting Saturday, June 30th, 2018, we will be closing at 8pm on Saturdays and Sundays for the summer. This schedule change will be in effect from Saturday, June 30th through to Sunday, September 2nd. **Please note the change in time and order of the $3 swims on Sunday evenings for the summer: Male Only Swim — changing to 6pm-6:50pm and Female Only Time (Aquatics and Fitness Centre) — changing to 7pm-7:50pm.

News

Fall 2017 Program Guide Now Online

Online Registration for members begins Aug. 8th

July 17, 2017


Our Fall 2017 Program Guide is ready for you.

We have a lot in store for the fall, including an exciting line-up of registered programs for all ages and fitness levels, as well as the official launch of the Canada Games Centre Swim Academy! While you’re soaking up the summer weather, take a minute and see what’s heading your way in September:

Recreation

  • Our Recreation programs offer something for everyone – from kids to big kids at a heart.
    • Play School, Fundament Movement Skills, Tiny Tumblers, Run Jump Throw, Badminton, Tennis, Rhythmic Gymnastics, Wrestling, Karate, Dance, Golf, and Watercolours

Fitness and Wellness

  • Work on the basics in our NEW Intro to Free Weights program
  • Ladies, do you want to learn how to squat, bench press, deadlift, overhead press, and row correctly? Our NEW Intro to Barbell Training – Ladies Only will cover that!
  • Learn defensive techniques and how to use the strength of your own body and mind in the NEW Women’s Self Defense program.
  • Time to limber up with our NEW Let’s get Limber: Joint Mobility & Stability program. Join our Exercise Specialists on a guided journey that will focus on the mobility and stability of the major joints of your body.

Aquatics

  • There’s something for everyone in Lifesaving Society’s Swim for Life Programs – Parent & Tot, Preschool, School Aged Swimmer levels, Teen & Adult lessons & inclusion days.
  • Aquatic leadership programs are a great next step after swimming lessons, offer first aid and lifesaving training, and can be a great path for youth employment.
  • And last but not least, we’re very excited to introduce you to the Canada Games Centre Swim Academy! All of our aquatic sport teams under one umbrella, with lots of opportunity to try them all. This new approach to aquatic sport is designed to support Sport For Life’s Long-Term Athlete Development principles, including lifelong enjoyment of physical activity for every Canadian.

We’re proud to be leaders in Atlantic Canada when it comes to Physical Literacy and Sport for Life (S4L) programming. We love being able to offer our community a variety of programs and sports activities that can help develop the skills and confidence to enjoy it all.

Click to view the FALL 2017 Program Guide

Fall Registration Dates

MEMBERS:
Online: August 8th, beginning at 8:00am
In-person: August 10th, beginning at 8:00am

NON-MEMBERS:
Online: August 15th, beginning at 8:00am
In-person: August 22nd, beginning at 8:00am

*Please note all CGC Swim Academy registrations are in-person only. Questions about the Academy? Come to one of our CGCSA Information Nights: Thursday, Aug. 10th or Tuesday, Aug. 15th at 6pm-8pm.

*Save the Date | 2017 FOOD RUN*

Join us again this year on Sunday, October 15th for the 5th Annual Food Run as we support FEED NOVA SCOTIA and celebrate community, healthy living and physical literacy. Registration is FREE.

It happens here this fall!

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