phys·i·cal lit·er·a·cy noun : Physical literacy is the motivation, confidence, physical competence, knowledge and understanding to value and take responsibility for engagement in physical activities for life.

At the Canada Games Centre, we strive to provide the best programs and services possible to improve physical literacy for all – from the very young to the young at heart.

Following the Sport for Life (S4L)’s guidelines for physical literacy, we continue to add and improve programming every season.



Pickleball 101

2 weeks | June 5th-14th
Ages 18+ | Tuesdays & Thursdays, 1:00pm-3:00pm
Members $70, Non-Members $85 (plus tax)
Online registration code 120209
Location: Field House

Why is Pickleball the fastest growing court sport in North America? Because it is fun and easy to learn for people of all athletic abilities. Have fun while you learn the basics of this incredibly addictive game. All equipment is provided and the instructor is committed to providing a safe, fun and inclusive environment for you to enjoy.

2018 Summer Camps & Programs Guide

Summer Registration Dates

Online | March 27th, beginning at 8:00am
In-person | March 29th, beginning at 8:00am

Online | April 3rd, beginning at 8:00am
In-person | April 10th, beginning at 8:00am

Click to view the 2018 Summer Camps & Programs Guide

Spring 2018 Programs

Spring 2018 Registration remains open until the second session of programs.

Para Multi-Sport Halifax

Para-Multi-Sport Halifax provides an opportunity to try different sports offered in the community. The program is open to participants ages 8-16 years old with upper body strength and accessible for wheelchair and non-wheelchair users. All sessions will be delivered by certified sport coaches and recreation leaders in a welcoming and inclusive enviroment.

November 2017 to June 2018
Saturdays 10:30am-12pm
Registration Fee $100
Online registration code 320207

For more details and to register, please contact Ryan Shay at or 902.229.7429.