Brantford Activities & Events


PARKS & RECREATION LISTINGS

View details on Brantford Parks & Recreation Winter/Spring activities, swim lessons and programs in their Leisure Activities Guide or call 519-756-1500. Register online for all programs with a barcode by visiting www.brantford.ca/recconnect

SPECIAL EVENTS

Date Night
Because mom and dads deserve fun too!  3 dates!  Check out the Flyer for more information. Program includes pizza, crafts, gym and swim!  Register onlne with Rec Connect.
Date/Barcode: Friday, June, 12 (91355)  Friday, July 17 (91356) & Friday, August 14 (91357)
Time: 5-9pm   Cost: $15
Location: Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre

June is Recreation and Parks Month & Seniors Month!
Check out all the Fun events happening all month long!  Free Fitness, Swims and so much more.

Celebrate and Share the Pan Am Spirit at the 2015 Torch Relay
Meet athletes, sports demos, interactive fun and more!  Call 519-756-1500 for more information.  See flyer here!
Date: June 19
Location: Harmony Square

Visit Harmony Square this Summer!
Check out FREE events happening all summer long in downtown Brantford!  See the flyer for more information.

Movies in the Square
FREE Movie nights this July and August!  Bring your own lawn chair.  For dates and shows see flyer.
Time: Movies begin at dusk

Music in the Square
FREE Music in the Square Friday nights this summer!  Plus special Sunday shows.  See flyer for more information.
Time: 7:30-9 pm

Brantford has Talent - Live at Harmony Square
Do you have a special talent you want to share?  Singing, dacing and more!
Come to the live competitions!  See flyer for more information.
Dates: July 13, 20 & 27
Time: 6:00-8:00pm

Elvis in the Square
Date: Friday, July 17
Location: Harmony Square
Time: 7:00-9:00pm
Visit www.harmonysquare.ca for more information!

SKATING

Community Skate Exchange
Please donate your gently used skates to someone in the Community who can use them.  See flyer for more information or call 519-756-1500.

Stick & Puck - $2/person (ages - children under 5)

Date/Time:
Wednedays until August 26 - 1:00-2:00pm (no skate July 1)

Free Adult Only Skate
Date/Time:
Thursdays until September 24 - 1:00-2:30pm

Adult Shinny Hockey - $5/person
Date/Time:
Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday until August 27 - 12:00-1:20pm (no skate July 19, August 4-13)

SWIMMING


Adult Underwater Rugby (14+)

Mask, fins & snorkel are recommended but available upon request.
Every Wednesday 7:30-9:00pm at the Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre

$8.50/visit


CHILDRENS - YOUTH PROGRAMS

Gym Time with Dad - ages 5+
Spend the afternoon with your dad and enjoy some gym playtime. Light snack provided. Must pre-register by 4:30pm June 18.
Date/Time:
Saturday, June 20 - 1-3pm
Location:
Doug Snooks/Eagle Place Community Centre
Cost:
$2/person
Barcode:
85868 (register online www.brantford.ca/recconnect)


Woodman Crew Card
Join the Woodman Crew with a yearly youth membership at Woodman Park Community Centre.  For ages 12-17yrs, there are new programs and activities for everyone to try!  Memberships are available for $5 per year.  Drop-in for non members $3/visit
Check out Drop-in Fun this Summer at the Woodman Park Community Centre:
Wednesday 10am-2pm Computer Lab
Wednesday 1:30-4pm Swim Time
Wedneday 10am-2pm W Lounge
W Lounge
At the W Lounge you can participate in many activities - video & board games, movies, Pool, air hockey and much more! 
Day/Time: Wednesday from 10am-2pm

ADULT PROGRAMS - 18+

Keep in shape, meet new people and have fun with these drop-in programs!

Badminton - players must provide own racquets
Dates/Time
(begins June 30):
Tuesdays - 8:00-10:00pm
Location: Woodman Park Community Centre

Price:
$5.50/drop-in or $52.50/10 visit punch card

Basketball - all skill levels are welcome
Dates/Time:
Fridays (beginning May 8)- 7:00-9:00pm
Location:
Doug Snooks Eagle Place Community Centre
Price:
$5.50/drop-in or $52.50/10 visit punch card


Pickleball
- check put this tennis like sport played on a badminton sized court
No program July 1 & Aug 3.

Dates/Time/Level
:
Tuesdays/Thursdays (beginning June 30 & July 2)- 9:30-11:30am - Intermediate & advanced
Mondays & Wednesdays (beginning June 29 & July 8) - 9:30-11:30am - Beginner
Location:
Doug Snooks/Eagle Place Community Centre

Price:
$5.50 Adult, Youth $3 drop-in OR $52.50 Adult, Youth $25.50 10 visit punch card

SENIORS PROGRAMS

Beckett Adult Leisure Centre Programs
Seniors Fitness

Fees for classes - Members $7.80 drop-in / Non-members $10.45 drop-in
(Min 8 people/Max 12 people)


Drop In Activities
Billiards - Monday-Friday - 9am-4pm - $30/year or $5/day
Tai Chi - Monday & Wednesday - 11am-12pm - .75 cents

OTHER ACTIVITIES

indoor fitness track information


COMMUNITY LISTINGS

If your organization/business/group has a FREE or low-cost event or program that promotes physical activity, Active Grand would love to list it here! Simply email Active Grand the details.

Arnold Anderson Sport Fund
would your child/youth like to sign up for a sports program but the financial commitment is beyond your means?  The Arnold Anderson Sport Fund is here to help!  Click here for more information.

Adventures in the Village at the Brantford Safety Village
Rain or Shine, Participate in Several Safety Themed Activity Stations! See Flyer here.
Location: 407 Elgin Street, Brantford On, N3S 7P6

www.CSVBrant.ca

Date: Saturday June 6th, 2015

Time: 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Children’sTickets:$10.00(4-13yrs) *Children under 4 and adults are FREE!

Ticket includes: Passport to all the Safety Activity Stations like jeep track inflatable obstacle course, fire safety activities,bike rodeo, Lunch AND a drawstring backpack loot bag! All proceeds from this fundraising event will support the Children’s Safety Village of Brant. Remember to bring your bike helmet! We will have some available for purchase


FREE PROGRAMMING AT THE OEYC:BRANT
Check out the OEYC:Brant Calendar for more activities

Ontario Early Years Centre: Brant presents:
Mothers in Motion - Free Monthly Activities

Visit www.eycbrant.ca/mims for more information!

FITNESS CLASSES

Free Drop-In Yoga
Relax, Rejuvenate and Restore with Free Drop-in Yoga.  See Flyer for more information.
Date: Mondays ongoing
Time: 5:00-6:30pm
Location: Community Room B - Grand River Community Health Centre

Easy Fit
Get active and come try Easy Fit!  Join Easy Fit to help you achieve greater strenght, balance and power.  See Flyer for more information.
Dates: Mondays & Wednesdays
Time: 1:00-1:45 pm
Location: Coomumity Room B - Grant River Community Health Centre

Come Get FITspired Tonight

At ZUMBA & with Line Dancing - Experience The Fitness Revolution SHAPING UP BRANTFORD!!! One Hour Sweat-Fest Of Latino Music Dance Moves In A Party Like Atmosphere With A Brilliant Group Of Maniacs Who LOVE To Move AND Shake Their Assets!!!
Alos come and get moving at Line Dancing two nights a week!
Classes are led by Certified Zumba & Dance Fitness Instructor
Joan Minnery.  All Ages. Everyone Welcome. Please bring comfy clothing, water bottle and SMILES!
Mondays: St. Mary’s Church, 133 Murray St. 7:00pm-8:00pm
Wednesdays:
St. Basil’s Church, 50 Palace St. 7:00pm-8:00pm
Thursdays:
St. Mary’s Church, 133 Murray St. 7:00pm-8:30pm.
Cost: $2/person
For more information please contact Joan Minnery: 519-752-1694 / 519-771-5687 joanminnery@sympatico.ca   www.joanminnery.webstarts.com  twitter.com/joanminnery FITabulous fun filled workout to FITastic tunes!!!


OTHER PROGRAMS

Currently Shellard Neighbourhood Association is running the following programs:
For more information please visit our website at www.shellardna.com or don’t forget to visit us on Facebook and Twitter!  For more information email jen.cicci@shellardna.com.

Family Movie Night Information
Bring your pillows, chairs & blankets!  Children under 12 years old must be accompanied by an adult.  There will be games, prizes and of course pizza, drinks and chips!
Date: Look back for new dates!
Time:
6:30pm to 9:30pm!
Location: St.Gabriel's School Gym


Youth Dance

Youth Dance May 29th, 2015 for
Gr. 5 to 8.
Time/Location: 6:30 to 9:30 at Ryerson Heights School.
DJ Refreshments prizes $5/person.
Sponsored by SNA and Optimist Club

Adult Drop-in Basketball-Badminton
We are hosting an adult (18 plus) drop in PICK-UP BASKETBALL in gym one and possibly and adult (18 plus) BADMINTON in the second gym. If you are interested please contact Hunter Liao at 519 519 770-0592. There would be a drop in fee of $2/ night or a season pass. Players must bring their own equipment.
Location/Date/Time: Walter Gretzky – St. Basil’s from January till end of May on FRIDAY NIGHTS from 7 – 9 pm.