Recreation Nova Scotia’s Newsletter

                             Check out new jobs listed:  http://www.recreationns.ns.ca/jobs/ Active Kids Healthy Kids Bulletin: February 2016 Attached is this month's bulletin thanks to Natasha Warren of Department of Health and Wellness! Read more. ARFC Early Bird Registration Deadline Feb. 29th! Register for the 2016 Atlantic Recreation & Facilities Conference and Trade Show before February 29th in order to make the early bird deadline! Registration fees will increase by $100 after that. Click here to register! Read more. CPRA Launches Harry Boothman Bursary Program for Professional Development The Canadian Parks and Recreation Association (CPRA) has launched a bursary program to assist parks and recreation professionals financially in the pursuit of professional...

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Recreation Nova Scotia’s January Newsletter

                             Check out new jobs listed:  http://www.recreationns.ns.ca/jobs/ Shared Strategy for Advancing Recreation in Nova Scotia Implementation Team We would like to share this update of the work being done on the Shared Strategy: There is an implementation plan for the Shared Strategy and it needs to be led by a key group of folks from the recreation sector.  As you can see in the attached Terms of Reference, we've identified what the composition should look like as … Read more. You can now register for the 2016 Atlantic Recreation & Facilities Conference and Trade Show! You can now register for the 2016 Atlantic Recreation...

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Share your ideas for Nova Scotia’s Motor Vehicle Act

If you weren't able to attend the Motor Vehicle Act Open House on January 21, you can still share your opinions with them through this online survey. http://goo.gl/forms/0A9NFmFzVh It only takes a few minutes to complete.

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Shared Strategy for Advancing Recreation in Nova Scotia Implementation Team

We would like to share this update of the work being done on the Shared Strategy: There is an implementation plan for the Shared Strategy and it needs to be led by a key group of folks from the recreation sector.  As you can see in the attached Terms of Reference, we’ve identified what the composition should look like as well as skills we think the group should have.  An electronic copy of the Shared Strategy can be found here:  http://www.recreationns.ns.ca/advocacy/shared_strategy/ For those of you who are interested, we’d like you to submit an expression of interest.  Please indicate which category(ies)...

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Annual General Meeting & Conference Wednesday, June 3, 2015 

Notes Holiday Inn, Truro, NS 10am       Annual General Meeting 10:30       Conference welcome Conference participants all welcomed.  Conference sponsor, Girandin Blue Bird Bus, Greg Sherman, was introduced and gave a short message. Coordinator Dodie thanked him. 10:40 – Board member Gord Tate introduced the program and presented the Position Paper “A foundation for transit in Nova Scotia - An examination of community engagement and strategy development”. Transit has become an individual responsibility which has led to inequalities across nova scotia Three main themes: How do we engage How do we promote equity How do we engage the provincial government Intention was to find action around transit issues which captured energy in the...

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Recreation Nova Scotia’s Newsletter

                               Check out new jobs listed:  http://www.recreationns.ns.ca/jobs/ The Lucky Duck Lottery Can Help YOU Raise Funds For Your Organization! Lucky Duck Lottery is a program designed to help non-profit clubs, groups and organizations raise funds. Now in its 36th year! Who can sell Lucky Duck Tickets? Community organizations like school clubs, sport teams, theatre groups, choirs, garden clubs, senior clubs. Any non-profit group can sell! Recreation Nova Scotia Supplies the tickets, prizes, seller kits, and administers the program. All … Read more. Have You Registered for the 2016 Atlantic Recreation & Facilities Conference and Trade Show Yet? Conference Fees: Included in the Full Conference...

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