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Free Kingston Events in September 2019

The Kingston Gets Active September Newsletter is here! Find out more about all the free activities during September’s Kingston Gets Active Month; learn about Park Run Kingston & other free events; read about the Grade 5 and 9 ActivPass kick off date, and see how you can

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Grade 5 and 9 ActivPass Kicks Off September 23, 2019

Grade 5 and 9 ActivPass Kicks Off September 23, 2019

September 1, 2019 Kingston, ON – Kingston Gets Active is excited to launch another year of the Grade 5 and 9 ActivPass. Starting on September 23, 2019 through August 31, 2020, the ActivPass will provide grade 5 and 9 students FREE access to many recreation facilities at

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Apply to be a Volunteer Physical Activity Ambassador!

Apply to be a Volunteer Physical Activity Ambassador!

Looking for a unique volunteer experience?  Kingston Gets Active is seeking volunteer Physical Activity Ambassadors.   Ambassadors inspire KFL&A residents to be physically active by delivering current information about physical activity through presentations or by attending community events.  Join our team! A free training will be provided October

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Get Active for FREE during September

Get Active for FREE during September

Kingston Gets Active Month is back in September 2019! Check out the calendar of FREE events being offered by 19 Community sport and recreation providers.  There is something for every age. Try something new or just get out and get moving:  archery, cheerleading, swimming, boxing, fitness classes,

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A Backpack to Get You Back on Track!

A Backpack to Get You Back on Track!

KFPL, in partnership with the County of Frontenac, Cataraqui Region Conservation Authority and Ontario Parks, is making it easier for you to get out and get active this summer! Backpacks including day passes to various parks with field guides are available at all branches of KFPL. Packs

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Breaking Ground at Breakwater Park

Breaking Ground at Breakwater Park

Want to get active outside but don’t know where to start? Break out your sneakers, join Breakwater parkrun Kingston and get active with us! Parkrun is a free community 5 km run/walk event held every single week on Saturday at 9 AM. Parkrun is a worldwide community

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Help Kingston win the $150,000 Community Better Challenge!

Help Kingston win the $150,000 Community Better Challenge!

Are you up for the challenge to be Canada’s most active city? Sign up to get active during ParticipAction’s Community Better Challenge and help Kingston win the $150,000 prize! The challenge happens between May 31 and June 16, 2019. If your organization has an active event, or

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10 Active Kingston Events in Early June!

10 Active Kingston Events in Early June!

Bike, Run, Walk, and get fit! Looking to kick off an active June? Here are 10 great FREE things to do from June 1-16 during the ParticipAction Community Better Challenge. Help Kingston win the $150,000 prize by logging your activity or event on the ParticipAction website. National Health

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Cataraqui Canoe Club Open House May 7-8

CATARAQUI CANOE CLUB OPEN HOUSE MAY 7th & 8th (TUE/WED) 6-8 p.m. Cataraqui Canoe Club Open House is held at the boathouse on May 7 & 8, from 6-8 p.m:   Everyone is welcome. Many club members will be present. You may be surprised to learn that Kingston

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