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Family Wednesdays and More at Doug Fluhrer Park

The Friends of Kingston Inner Harbour group has announced some great events for summer fun during the month of July:  Family Wednesdays; Doggie Meet and Greets; and Yoga for Rowers all happen in Doug Fluhrer Park (located at the end of Wellington St near downtown).   1)

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Take a Summer Hike

Summer is an ideal time of year to get out walking and hiking.  Kingston and Area is filled with countless beautiful places to explore.  Check out our Walking Page for walking resources, walking groups, and trail maps of the region. Looking to hike with a group?  The Rideau Trail

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Kingston Gets Active Summer Newsletter is here!

For more ideas on how to get active this Summer, check out our latest Kingston Gets Active Newsletter.  It’s filled with great ideas on how to get yourself, your friends and your family active this summer, including updates from Kingston Gets Active and our partners, FREE active happenings

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Volunteer with Kingston Gets Active Today!

Are you interested in becoming a volunteer Physical Activity Ambassador for Kingston Gets Active?  Now is your chance!  We are recruiting volunteers to act as Walking School Bus Leaders at three local schools, to deliver presentations on physical activity and/or to attend events to promote the importance

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Grade 9 Students Ride the Bus for Free

Grade 9 Students Ride the Bus for Free

Grade 9 students are being offered a free Kingston Transit Pass to encourage them to ride the bus to access recreational programs throughout the city as part of Kingston Gets Active’s Grade 9 Community Activity Pass program. Kingston Gets Active, a community-wide partnership of organizations including school

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Kingston’s Active Living Charter

Kingston’s Active Living Charter

Here is the City of Kingston’s Active Living Charter, which outlines how the City of Kingston is looking to integrate physical activity into daily routines. This charter provides guidance as to policies, community designs, infrastructure, equipment, community recreation programming, education and awareness, and methods for working together. Active

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Free & Low-Cost Recreation in Kingston for the summer

Free & Low-Cost Recreation in Kingston for the summer

There are so many ways to get active in Kingston without having to spend much money.  Free acitivities include:  Family Fit-Stops in the parks, splash pads & wading pools, free Friday swims, neighborhood park drop-in programs for kids and free recreation facility use with the grade 5 &

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Get Your New Kingston Cycling Map!

Get Your New Kingston Cycling Map!

Spring is in the air, an ideal time to ditch the car and start commuting and exploring by bicycle.   Kingston city cycling maps have just been released by KCAT (Kingston Coalition for Active Transportation).  Included on the map are the K & P Trail, the Waterfront Trail and the

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