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Top 5 Places to Walk, Run, or Wheel in Kingston

Top 5 Places to Walk, Run, or Wheel in Kingston

As a Queen’s University student, Kingston resident, and avid runner for the past 10 years, I’ve spent a good deal of time acquainting myself with local trails, paths, and walkways. After a long winter, I’m always excited to go off-roading as soon as the snow melts. To

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Spring 2018 Events to Get You Moving

Spring 2018 Events to Get You Moving

Looking for something fun to get you moving?  There are some great events happening in Kingston. Jane’s Walks May 4-6.  Seventeen Walks are being offered.  Free for all.  Check the Jane’s Walks website for more info. Spring Fun Fair May 12, 12-3pm at the new Rideau Heights Community

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Co-ED Softball for Active Adults who are 55+

The Season for Kingston Senior Softball will kick off this May.  It is a great chance to get out, meet some new people and keep ACTIVE! If you are interested in playing 55+ Softball – come join us Tuesday and Thursday mornings at 10:00 A.M. at Cloverdale

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Swim for Kids in Lake Ontario

Swim for Kids in Lake Ontario

Saturday, August 19, 2017 marks the 1st Annual Swim for Kids. This 1.5 km and 3 km,  open water swim in beautiful Lake Ontario will be held at Richardson Beach.  The swim is open to swimmers aged 11+ of all abilities and provides a healthy way to

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Downtown Kingston Offers an Active Summer

Downtown Kingston Offers an Active Summer

Getting active in Kingston is easy when you think about all of Kingston’s great features:  our very own Lake Ontario, beautiful city parks, free splash pads, nature trails, cycling paths, an express bus route that lets you get around town without having to drive or park, and

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Summer Activities Highlighted

Looking for ways to get active in Kingston and area this summer?  Have a look at the City of Kingston’s Summer Activity Flyer for loads of ideas: Neighbourhood Parks Programs– free drop-in programs close to home Summer Camps Summer Swims and Skates Splash Pads Skateboard Parks Youth

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New Skate Park to Open May 3

New Skate Park to Open May 3

From the Kingston Whig Standard: KINGSTON – After seven years of painstaking effort, the 8,000-sq.-ft. Shannon Park Skate Park will finally be hosting a grand opening celebration on Wednesday. Gillian Moss, of the Community Response to Neighbourhood Concern (CRNC), was part of the team that made the

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Princess St Promenade

Princess St Promenade

The Princess St. Promenade is happening this Saturday July 30! Join us as we close Princess St. for a day long celebration of fun and entertaining activities! KGA will be there playing games for all ages! Come walk Princess St and check out KGA as well as

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Kingston Food Tours

Kingston Food Tours

Looking for an awesome way to experience Kingston’s culinary highlights? Check out Kingston Food Tours! The food tour is a smart new way to explore Kingston with a group of like-minded people who are interested in food, community, and local history. Walking around historical downtown Kingston and eating amazing food?! What

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Walking Tour of Kingston App

Walking Tour of Kingston App

Kingston is known as the Limestone City, home to the 1000 Islands and Canada’s first capital. But, the stories and people behind the stunning natural landscape, preserved architecture are what make this City unique. This new FREE Walking Tour of Kingston GPS based app allows users to go

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KGA Month

Free activities all month long!

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Grades 5 & 9 ActivPass

Use your student card for FREE access to recreation facilities across Kingston and area!

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Become a Volunteer Ambassador

Do you want to inspire others to be active? Do you have a desire to contribute to your community?

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ActivKids

Find fun activities and resources to get young children active at home!

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Pedometer Lending Program

Walk your way to fitness!

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Discover Phyical Literacy

Did you know that physical literacy is as important as reading, writing and arithmetic?

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News

News about events and activities in and around Kingston!

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