Holiday Activities that get you Moving

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We know the next few days will be filled with holiday gatherings, but later in the week, there are plenty of places to get out to meet friends and family while getting a little exercise. Here is a list we have complied but feel free to add to it if you know of an event near you.

Hector Arena
Friday, Dec. 27 11-1230 p.m. Adult and Tot Skate
Friday, Dec. 27, 3-5p.m. Family Skating sponsored by Pictou West MLA Karla MacFarlane with coffee and hot chocolate available
Sunday, Dec. 29, 10 a.m. -1230 p.m. Family Skating and Sledge Demo, Sponsored by Pictou Recreation and Pictou County Recreation
Sunday, Dec. 29, 2-4 p.m. Woody’s Slice Family Skating with coffee and hot chocolate available
Monday, Dec. 30, 10-1130 a.m., Adult and Tot Skate
Monday, Dec. 30, 13-230 p.m. Family Skate sponsored by the Nova Scotia Teachers Union
Tuesday, Dec. 31 Lobster Carnival New Years Eve Skate – Family Skate with DJ provided

Pictou County Wellness Centre
Friday, Dec. 27, 2 p.m. Town of New Glasgow Skate
Saturday, Dec. 28, 9-11 a.m. Public Skate
Sunday, Dec. 29, 9-11 a.m. Public Skate
Monday, Dec. 30 Regular Schedule
Tuesday, Dec. 31, Regular Schedule
Wednesday, Jan. 1st, Closed
Thursday, Jan. 2 Regular Schedule

Pictou Fisheries Training Pool
Friday, Dec. 27, Aquafit 9:30 -10:30 a.m., Adult Lane, 12-1p.m, Toonie Swim 1- 3p.m.
Saturday, Dec. 28, Family Swim Noon-2 p.m., Open Swim 7:30 -9 p.m.
Sunday, Dec. 29, Free Family Swims 2-3:30 p.m. and 6-7 p.m.
Monday, Dec. 30, Arthritis Fitness 11 a.m. – Noon, Adult Lane Noon-1 p.m., Open Swim 1- 3 p.m.
Tuesday, Dec. 31, Aqua 9:30-10:30 a.m., Splash N Play 10:30 -11 a.m., Adult Noon-1 p.m.
Free New Year’s Eve Family Swim 1-3 p.m.
Regular Schedule Jan 2, 2019

Pictou County YMCA Holiday hours
December 24th - Christmas Eve the Y will close at 2 p.m.
December 25th - Christmas Day Closed
December 26th - Boxing Day Closed
December 31st - New Year’s Eve the Y closes at 2 p.m.
January 1st - New Year’s Day - Closed

Trenton Minor Sports Complex
Friday, December 27th, 2019
6:00pm to 7:00pm
Monday, December 30, 2019
2:00pm to 3:00pm