Introduction to Cycling Course
No Boundaries Community Garden
Grow your own vegetables at the No Boundaries Community Garden.
Provincial Volunteer David Blanchard
Ellershouse resident, David Blanchard receives provincial recognition at the 39th Annual Provincial Volunteer Awards Day Ceremonies in Halifax on April 15th. David Blanchard was honored as the Municipality of West Hants Provincial Representative Volunteer and was presented with a framed certificate from Lieutenant Governor, Brigadier General The Hon. J.J. Grant.
Shown in the photo is Warden Richard Dauphinee and David Blanchard.
Learn to Camp
Join us for a fun and informative overnight camping experience and learn the ropes from the pros! In July, 16 families will learn how to create great adventures that will result in lifetime memories.
Active Kids Healthy Kids Fund
Windsor/West Hants/Hantsport Active Kids Healthy Kids Fund application deadline is January 18th. Are you thinking about or currently working on an initiative that gets youth active? Need a bit of funding to help your project? AKHK may be just what you’re looking for. Active Kids Healthy Kids is a fund meant to help communities to address innovative, non-traditional, creative, physical activity initiatives that enable youth to lead active lifestyles.
"Run in the park” - Uniacke Estate
Free weekly timed 4k trail run. See Run in the Park Uniacke Estates Flyer (194.66 kB)
3 Trial dates everybody welcome - 27th Oct, 10th Nov, 1st Dec.
Run starts at 9:00 – Please arrive early to warm up and register
(Registration can also be done by Email, just send us your name, sex, dob and email address)
Everyone is welcome, runners and walkers of all ages and abilities. Children under 11 must be accompanied at all times by an adult
Website : www.runinthepark.deerain.co.uk
Venue : www.museum.gov.ns.ca/uemp/
Recreation matters to our health, our youth, our economy, education, and environment.
Lucky Duck Lottery
Learn how your community organization can raise funds! Download information about the 2012 LD Info Sheet - EN (284.38 kB).
Jump Start Grants - Giving All Kids a Sporting Chance
Kidsport Application - New application deadlines
Kidsport has now moved to six reviews per year!
If you are interested in applying or wondering if you would qualify contact the Kidsport Office at 1-902-425-5450 or the West Hants Recreation Department at 798-6938.
Download the Kidsport form (1.25 MB).
Some of the programs we support are:
- West Hants After School Program
- West Hants Summer Camps
- Youth Bus Trips
- Seniors Programming
- Red Cross Swimming Lessons
- Volunteer Leadership Development
- Avondale Wharf Day Children’s Games
- Mini Soccer
- Volunteer Awards Banquet
- Hants Senior Games
- Local Parades
- Teddy Bear Jamboree Children’s Games
- Acitve Kids Healthy Kids
Address: PO Box 3000, Windsor, NS B0N 2T0
Phone: 798-6938 Fax: 798-8553