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September 13,  2016 Recreation Update

Taekwondo
Where: Chedabucto Place Gymnasium  
When: Saturday mornings, starting September 17th 
Time: 10:00 am to 11:00 am 
Cost: $25 for sessions September to December & $40 for sessions January to June. TKD uniform costs $35. Cheque or cash payable to the instructor Morgan MacPherson on the first day of class. Please email cbowie@modg.ca to register. Adults are welcome to join!


Smith School of Highland Dance 
Cultural Highland Dancing Lessons competitive and non- competitive. Please pre-register by email to Christina Bowie cbowie@modg.ca or call 533-3705 ext. 238.
When: Wednesday evenings, starting September 14th to December 14th 
Time: 5:30 pm to 6:00 pm Beginner Class (age 4 and up) & 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm Advanced Class 
Where: Chedabucto Place Performance Centre, Guysborough
Cost: $70 for Advanced Class & $35 for beginner class September to December (14 classes) cash or cheque payable to MODG.  
 
Pathways Yoga 
Yoga Classes will start up the week of Sunday, September 18th. The recreation department will be collecting names of those interested for instructor Chris Muise. Contact Christina Bowie to register at cbowie@modg.ca or 533-3705 ext. 238. Cheques or cash payable to Chris Muise.
 
Tuesday - After Work Gentle Flow Yoga 
Where: Chedabucto Place - Room E39
Time: 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm 
Cost $60 for 8 week
 
Tuesday - Men’s Yoga Class
Time: 7:00 to 8:00 PM
Where: JOST Waterfront Building, Guysborough 
Cost: $60 for 8 weeks
 
Wednesday - Beginner Basic Yoga 
Where: Boylston Community Centre  
Time: 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm 
Cost: $60 for 8 weeks 
 
Thursday - Children's Yoga 
Time: 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm 
Location: Chedabucto Place Room E39 
Cost:  $30 for 8 weeks
 
Thursday - Adult Moderate Yoga 
Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm 
Where: JOST Waterfront Building 
Cost $60 for 8 weeks
 
If you need more information or can’t decide which yoga class is for you please give instructor Chris Muise a call at 533-2489 or email: chriscorbettmuise@gmail.com  
 
St. John Ambulance Babysitting Course
The recreation department is offering the St. John Ambulance Babysitting Course at a discounted price in two locations near you. Please pack a lunch, water and bring a teddy bear or doll. Please pre-register with Christina Bowie by email at cbowie@modg.ca or call 533-3705 ext. 238.
Guysborough
When: Saturday, September 24th  
Where: Municipal Court Room, 33 Pleasant Street, Guysborough. 
Time: 9:00 am to 3:00 pm 
Cost: $35.00 for ages 11 and up
 
Canso 
When: Saturday, October 1st 
Where: Canso Library, 169 Main Street, Canso 
Time: 9:00 am to 3:00 pm 
Cost: $35.00 for ages 11 and up
 
Teen Volleyball Night
A free 6 week program for teens coming soon to Fanning Education Centre, a supervisor will be on site. 
Time: 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm 
Ages: 13 and up
When: Wednesday evenings, starting October 5th to November 9th 
Location: Fanning Education Centre Gymnasium
 
Family Intramural Night 
Need some time to unwind from the day, while spending time with your children? Come out to the gymnasium to take part in organized activities with family and friends. This program will be ongoing throughout the school year. We encourage you to take time to reconnect with the family on Thursdays evenings at Fanning Education Centre and Friday evenings at Chedabucto Place. 
Where: Fanning Education Centre Gymnasium starting September 15th 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm & Chedabucto 
Gymnasium starting September 9th 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Chedabucto  
 
Terry Fox Run/Walk – Guysborough 
Date: Sunday, September 18th
Time: Registration starts at 1:00 pm & Run/Walk starts at 1:30 pm 
Location: Starts & Ends at the Guysborough Waterfront 
Terry Fox Run/Walk Day is a special day for participants. Many take part to honour loved ones who have battled cancer and strive to make a difference themselves. Some participants are patients or survivors themselves who embody the progress Terry hoped so fervently to see.
The Recreation Department will be hosting an annual Terry Fox Run/Walk for Cancer Research starting and ending at the Guysborough Waterfront. Registration will begin at 1:00 pm and the walk/run will begin at 1:30 pm. There is a 5 K and 10 K option and the route takes you along the beautiful shoreline trail. There will be healthy snacks and refreshments with water stations along the way. The Terry Fox Run/Walk is a non-competitive, all-inclusive family orientated event and is not timed. Pledge sheets can be picked up at the recreation department, Days Gone By Bakery, The Chedabucto Fitness Center office and the main office of the Municipal Building. If you have any questions about the Terry Fox Run/Walk please contact Christina Bowie at 533-3705 ext. 238
 
PACY – Physical Activity for Children & Youth 
Our MODG after school PACY program will start up the week of October 10th. Stay tuned for dates and times for this after school program at Chedabucto Place & Fanning Education Centre. We are now accepting resumes for PACY leader positions. If you are interested in becoming a PACY leader please contact Jeffrey Myers at jmyers@modg.ca or call 533-3705 ext. 240.  
 
Tumblebugs 
Tumblebugs is an introductory program for basic movement and modified gymnastics that is fun, safe, and inclusive. Tumblebugs is about fundamental movement skills that support healthy growth and development, and improve physical literacy. This program is sponsored by Guysborough County Kids First and MODG. To register please call Kids First at 533-3881 or Christina at MODG recreation department at 533-3705 ext. 238.
Ages 3 to 5 Where: Guysborough County Kids First, 105 Queen Street, Guysborough 
When: Thursday's Oct 6th to Nov 24th   Time: 10:00 am 
 
Drop in Sports Nights at Chedabucto Place 
The drop in sports nights are for grades 8 and up at Chedabucto Place gymnasium. Doors will open at 5:50 pm and we ask that you only attend if you are PARTICIPATING. 
Monday evenings 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm – Drop in Basketball 
Tuesday evenings 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm – Drop in Soccer