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Family Recreation and Leisure Showcase

The Boys and Girls Club of Kingston & Area and over 30 youth and family-focused organizations from across the community invite you to attend the 2018 Par-t-Perfect Family Recreation Showcase. Join us for this free family event from 10AM to 3PM on April 7th at the Boys

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Queen’s Concussion Awareness Week Speaker

Queen’s Concussion Awareness Week and the Queen’s Concussion Awareness Committee is hosting a professional speaker series event on Tuesday March 13th at 7:00PM at the Grad Club. This event welcomes faculty, students, and other staff to come and listen to different perspectives surrounding concussions and other traumatic

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Join the 7 Day Youth Challenge March 11-17

Calling all Youth:  Join the Kingston Aboriginal Youth Council’s 7-day healthy living challenge, where each day you practice a different way to be healthy. Keep track of your activities for a chance to win some awesome prizes, which will be given out at an ending event with

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Apply to Open Your Street for Play

Have you ever thought about opening your neighbourhood street so kids can play?  Well, here’s your opportunity!  Kingston Gets Active is offering a chance to apply for a mini-grant that allows successful applicants to open their street for play on a day of their choice during Kingston

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Stay Warm and Indoors with Adapted Winter Sports!

Stay Warm and Indoors with Adapted Winter Sports!

Many of us would agree that getting around outdoors in the winter is a lot more fun when wearing a pair of snowshoes, skis, or skates. And if you use mobility equipment, such as a wheelchair or walker, winter wheeling or walking can be especially difficult –

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Tips for Staying Active This Winter

Tips for Staying Active This Winter

Take the stairs as much as possible to make up for lost active time outdoors. Try at-home workouts such as body weight exercises, yoga and stretching. Download an online app, or check out a work-out video out from the library. Embrace the cold and go skating, skiing,

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Sport & Recreation Providers–Register for KGA Month

Sport & Recreation Providers–Register for KGA Month

Calling all Sport and Recreation Providers!  Take advantage of a free promotional opportunity.  Just offer a free activity, event, or open house during September or February Kingston Gets Active Month, and you will be added to the Kingston Gets Active Month calendar. About Kingston Gets Active Month

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Get Kids Active With These 3 Easy Activity Videos

Parents and caregivers can try our 3 activity videos with their kids at home or outdoors!  Under our Resources tab on the website, you will find ActivKids (formally known as Play Library).  You will find many activity ideas, including 3 videos to get kids having fun while

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