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Archived - Browse the winter recreation and arts eGuides on November 30 and register on December 7

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November 23, 2020
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Stay active this winter and register for one or more City of Ottawa COVID-modified winter recreation and arts activities, starting on Monday, December 7 at 9 pm. In advance, browse our winter eGuides, which go online Monday, November 30, and discover our selection of recreation and arts activities.

Winter programming will include:

  • Cross-country and skate-ski lessons for all ages and skill levels, including beginners, at the Terry Fox Athletic Centre, located at Mooney’s Bay.
  • Pottery, dance, digital arts, visual arts, multi-media, and music classes at the City’s three arts centres: Nepean Creative Arts Centre, Nepean Visual Arts Centre and Shenkman Arts Centre.
  • PA and winter break day camps for school-aged children between the ages of 4 and 12, featuring crafts, games and other social activities.
  • Low-ratio inclusive recreation, PA days and winter break camp programs for children, youth and adults with disabilities.
  • French instruction dance classes, PA days and winter break camp programs for pre-school and school-aged children.

Remember, registration for the City’s aquatics programs starts on Tuesday, December 1 at 9 pm. Visit to explore our aquatic offerings and to register.

The programs and activities have been developed and modified for a healthy and fun environment for you and your family. Visit for more details on City safety protocols and measures.

Staying active is important to you and your family’s physical, social and mental well-being. The City is currently developing more winter activities for you and your family that include virtual and outdoor fun. Stay tuned for more information in the upcoming weeks.

For more information on City programs and services, visit or call 3-1-1 (TTY: 613-580-2401). You can also connect with us through Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

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