Notices

Cancellation Notice

Due to the impending weather, we are going to cancel swim lessons for Friday (September 23rd) and Saturday(September 24th). 

The last day of Friday lessons will be November 25th and the last day for Saturday lessons will be November 19th.  Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause. 

Stay safe this weekend!

outdoor recreation grant application

Outdoor Recreation Grant Application

Does your community have a need to enhance your outdoor space to welcome more movement in the beautiful outdoors?  We can provide community organizations funding up to $750 for a limited number of initiatives.  Antigonish County Recreation is inviting community groups and organizations to apply to the 2021-22 Provincial Program, Active Communities Fund.  For more information on the fund, click here.  To access the application, please click here.

SRCE Booking Form

We are now accepting booking request for Community Use of St. Andrew Junior School and East Antigonish Education Centre/Academy. Please click here for the booking form. Deadline for request is Thursday August 19th at noon. 

Please click here to read the Community Use Guidelines.

2021 Provincial volunteer week

The call for nominations for the 2021 Volunteer Representative is now complete.  Thank you for your interest.  Please check back in February 2022 for details on next years nomination process.

 

Antigonish facility allocation project – request for proposals

The Antigonish Facility Allocation Project is seeking proposals from qualified consultants to:

  • Describe the current state of facility booking, utilization and allocation by existing sport and recreation facilities in Antigonish Town and County;
  • Review best practices for both facility booking, utilization and allocation in Nova Scotia and beyond; and
  • Make recommendations based on local conditions and best practices.

The Project is in partnership with the Municipality of the County of Antigonish, the Town of Antigonish, the Strait Regional Centre for Education(SRCE), St. FX University and Ecole acadienne de Pomquet.  These groups collectively own and/or manage a total of 24 bookable sport and recreation facilities including gymnasiums, fields, ice surfaces and a pool.

To see the full “Request for Proposals” document, please click here.