A wide variety of recreational events and programs are offered throughout the Municipality of Clare each year. Our quarterly newsletter is mailed to the residences of Clare four times a year.

Download a copy of our current newsletter so you can take advantage of the fun opportunities this Fall.

Newsletter - Fall 2019 (Newsletter is in PDF Format)


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Give your child the opportunity to explore nature and discover the beauty it offers us.

Age: 5 to 10

Cost: Free!

Time: 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

When: Saturday, October 19, 2019 Where: CJA Rd, Concessions

When: November 2, 2019 Where: St Mary’s Bay Acadmy, St. Bernard

When : November 16, 2019 Where : To be determined



Starting October 1, it’s time to lace up your skates! Older adults and adults with STROLLERS welcome!

When: Tuesday mornings

Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Where: Université Sainte-Anne’s arena



On scheduled CSAP in-service days, we offer free activities, such as swimming, skating and bowling to encourage kids to get active. Check out our social media pages for updates.



Physical activity program for children 2 years of age and older and their parents/guardians. Parents/guardians must stay with the children and are encouraged to participate. All participants must wear sneakers. This program is in partnership with La Pirouette de Clare.

When: Every Friday starting November 8 until December 13

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Where: Clare Veterans Centre

Cost: FREE!


This class is for the balanced and the unbalanced, the misfits and the wild ones, the free spirits looking to add a different element to their fitness. Be inspired in this fun interactive program focusing on core strength, essential paddle skills and overall fitness. Participants are asked to register in advance as space is limited.

When: October 20, 27 and November 3, 10, 17, 24

Time: 4:15 p.m. to 5:15 p.m.

Where: Université Sainte-Anne pool

Cost: $15 per session or $75 for 6 sessions



Come create a scarecrow for our pumpkin patch! Most of the materials will be provided, you must only bring your scarecrow’s clothing! Participants are asked to register in advance as space is limited.

When: Thursday, October 17

Time: 6:30 p.m.

Where: Clare Veterans Centre

Cost: Free!



CHRISTMAS IN HAVELOCK: Join us for warm hospitality during the Christmas Celebrations at the Havelock and Area Community Centre. Cookie decorating and crafts start at 4:30 p.m., followed by a visit from Santa!
When: Saturday, December 14, 2019

Time: 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Where: Havelock Community Centre

Cost: Free!


LIGHTING OF THE CHRISTMAS TREE: You’re invited to our annual lighting of the Christmas tree! This event will be held at the Clare Veterans Centre, in partnership with Saulnierville Pharmachoice. Cookie decorating, crafts and music, followed by a visit from Santa!

When: Sunday, December 1, 2019

Time: 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Where: Clare Veterans Centre

Cost: FREE!


RBC SKATE WITH SANTA: A fun activity for the whole family. Skate with Santa will be held at Université Sainte-Anne’s arena on Saturday, December 7, from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. This activity is sponsored by RBC.

When: Saturday, December 7, 2019 Time: 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Where: Université Sainte-Anne’s arena

Cost: Free!


Beginning in the fall 2019 until spring 2020, bring the entire family to enjoy free access to the recreational facilities! Youth must be accompanied by at least one adult.

Please note: At all swim times, children under 54" (137 cm) must be accompanied in the water by a responsible adult.

At all curling times, youth 9 to 12 years must wear a helmet.

This program is funded in part by the Province of Nova Scotia.

Nouvelle Ecosse

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Come join us with fun recreational activities! This program is made possible in partnership with the Province of Nova Scotia, La Société Acadienne de Clare and l’Université Sainte-Anne. Starting November 18, the schedule would be as follows:


When: Every Monday

Time: 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.

Where: Clare Veterans Centre Cost:




When: Every Wednesday

Time: 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Where: Université Sainte-Anne

Cost: FREE!



When: Every Friday

Time: 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Where: Université Sainte-Anne

Cost: FREE!


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1185 Highway 1

Little Brook, Nova Scotia
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Phone: 902-769-2031
Fax: 902-769-3773

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Coming Soon

Friday, 6 December 2019 ; 10:00 - 11:00
Friday, 6 December 2019 ; 10:00 - 11:00
Pickleball/Free Gym
Saturday, 7 December 2019 ; 15:30 - 16:30
RBC Skate with Santa
Sunday, 8 December 2019 ; 12:30 - 13:30
Free Family Swimming
Monday, 9 December 2019 ; 13:00 - 14:00
Chair Yoga for Seniors


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