Recreation Programs

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Events & Programs

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To view information about our Skating Schedule please click here.

Private Skating Lessons
Date/Time: Friday afternoons 3:30-5:30pm & Saturday Mornings 8:00-10:00am

Session 3:
Fridays from January 6 - February 3
Saturdays from January 7 - February 4

Session 4:
Fridays from February 17 - March 17
Saturdays from February - March 18

Location: North Peace Arena
Cost: $99.00 5/weeks. Discounted cost available for groups with 2+ skaters.

New to skating or want to brush up on some skills? Ask us about our private skating lessons. One on one or group lessons up to four are available. Work on balance, stopping, turning, and get yourself more comfortable on the ice. Lessons are available for all ages and abilities. Book your 30 minute lesson sets by calling 250-785-4592.
 

 

Boots to Blades
Date: September -March (Wednesdays only)
Session 3: January 4 - February 1
Session 4: February 15 - March 15

Time: Wednesday mornings 9:00-10:00am
Location: Pomeroy Sport Centre
Ages: 2-5
Cost: $50/5 weeks
Registration: Pre Register only - online at fortstjohn.ca/activenet, call 250-785-4592 or in person at the Visitor Centre or North Peace Leisure Pool

Want to get your little one comfortable on the ice? At Boots to Blades, toddlers and children do their first 2 lessons in their boots then do their remaining lessons in their skates. This program is instructor based featuring on ice games, activities, and interaction with toys to learn motor skills to succeed on the ice. All parents/guardians must go on the ice with the children and helmets are mandatory.

 

Parent & Tot Skating Lessons
Date: September – March
Session 3:January 4 - February 1 CANCELLED
Session 4:February 15 - March 15

Time: 10:00-11:00am
Location: Pomeroy Sport Centre
Ages: 2-5
Cost: $50/5 weeks
Registration: Pre Register only - online at fortstjohn.ca/activenet, call 250-785-4592 or in person at the Visitor Centre or North Peace Leisure Pool

Got a little one that likes being on the ice? Parent and tot skating lessons provide children with the chance to keep advancing on their skating skills while having fun! This program is instructor based featuring on ice games, activities, and interaction with toys to learn motor skills to succeed on the ice. All parents/guardians must go on the ice with the children and helmets are mandatory.

 

Tumble Time
Date(s):
EVERY Tuesday & Thursday
Time: 9:45 - 12:45 pm
Location: Kids Arena Field House - Pitch
Cost: $5 per child (adults free)
Registration: Punch pass required. Purchase your pass at the Visitor Centre or North Peace Leisure Pool.
Ages: 5 and Under (all children must be supervised by adult)

Bring your family to the Kids Arena Field House for some Active Play! Crawl through tunnels, play with sports gear, and jump on the bouncy castles. Tumble Time has something for everyone! This is a drop in, first come-first serve program. There are limited spaces available so get there early to get on the pitch. Parents must supervise their children.

Bouncing Beans
Dates: Sundays
Time: 1:30 – 3:30 pm
Location: Kids Arena Field House - Pitch
Cost: $5 per child (adults free)
Registration: Punch pass required. Purchase your pass at the Visitor Centre or North Peace Leisure Pool.
Ages: Families (all children must be supervised by adult)

Bring your family to the Kids Arena Field House for some Active Play! Crawl through tunnels, play with sports gear, and jump on the bouncy castles. Bouncing Beans has something for everyone! This is a drop in, first come-first serve program. There are limited spaces available so get there early to get on the pitch. Parents must supervise their children.

 

Yogi Up Fitness
Date: January 9 - February 1 or March 22 - April 12
Time: 12:10-12:50pm or 5:00-5:45pm
Location: Pomeroy Sport Centre - Studio
Cost: $58.30+ tax/8 sessions (Jan-Feb) or $51.01 + tax/7 sessions (Mar-Apr)
Registration: Pre Register only - online at fortstjohn.ca/activenet, call 250-785-4592 or in person at the Visitor Centre or North Peace Leisure Pool

Short on time? Come on your lunch hour and squeeze in a yoga fitness session that will leave you re-energized to finish your day. Please remember to bring your water bottle. Mats, blocks, and straps available for no cost. Space is limited so register soon!

​Parent & Child Stick & Puck
Date: Every Sunday
Time: 7:00-8:00pm
Location: Pomeroy Sport Centre
Cost: Free admission with food bank donation
Registration: Drop in

Got a little one that can’t get enough hockey? Stick & Puck is a great session to get on the ice with your little one to brush up on hockey skills and play together.

All children must be accompanied by at least one adult (16+) and must wear full gear. Parents/guardians are required to wear skates, gloves, helmet, and have a stick to play.

Drop-in Pickleball
Date: Every Tuesday
Time: 7:00-9:00pm
Location: Kids Arena Fieldhouse - Upstairs
Cost: Drop-in rates apply
Registration: Drop in and pay at the North Peace Leisure Pool or Fort St. John Visitor Centre or save by purchasing a dry floor sports pass/Economy Pass. Purchase these passes at the Visitor Centre or North Peace Leisure Pool.

Haven’t tried Pickleball yet? Now’s your chance! Pickleball is basically a mix between tennis and ping pong. The game is played on a small court with a partner and players rally the ball over a low net. Get active and try this few, fun activity! Balls and paddles available free of cost!

Pro-D Day Camp
Date: January 27, January 30, February 27, May 12
Time: 8:00am-5:30pm
Ages: 5-10 (must be enrolled in Kindergarten)
Location: Pomeroy Sport Centre (upstairs meeting room)
Cost: $45/day
Registration: Pre Register only - online at fortstjohn.ca/activenet, call 250-785-4592 or in person at the Visitor Centre or North Peace Leisure Pool

No school? No problem! The City of Fort St. John will be hosting Pro-D camps at the Pomeroy Sport Centre. Keep your child busy with a day filled with pitch activities, skating, swimming, games, crafts, movies, and more! Meet new friends, try new activities, and kick off the weekend with non-stop fun! Week long Christmas and Spring Break camps are just around the corner too!

Country Dance Lessons
Dates: January 5 - February 9 & April 6 - May 11
Time: Thursday nights 7:00-8:00pm
Location: Pomeroy Sport Centre - Studio
Ages: 16+
Cost: 6 weeks/ $50 per person or $10 per drop in
Registration: Pre Register online at fortstjohn.ca/activenet, call 250-785-4592 or in person at the Visitor Centre or North Peace Leisure Pool or drop in and pay at the Visitor Centre

Fort St. John loves country dancing! Haven't tried our lessons yet? Get your dancing shoes on join instructor Diana Foster to learn everything from the two-step, polka, waltz, and more! This six week lesson set will have you cuttin’ a rug in no time! No experience required - all skills and abilities welcome.

Northern Lights to Stars & Stripes Walk, Swim, Skate Challenge
Dates: January 2 - February 19
Location: Pomeroy Sport Centre or North Peace Leisure Pool
Ages: All Ages
Cost: Free
Registration: Please register at the North Peace Leisure Pool or Visitor Centre inside the Pomeroy Sport Centre.

Start 2017 with the Northern Lights to Stars & Stripes walk, swim, skate challenge. This challenge will commemorate the 75th Anniversary of the Alaska Highway by trekking your way from Dawson Creek to Delta Junction a distance of 2,224 km. There are three stages of this challenge with a prize at each stage!


 

Plan Your BC Vacation

Come into the Visitor Centre Jan 3-31 and check out our free brochures and maps of our wonderful province and plan a vacation.
Once you have come into the Visitor Centre and checked out the brochures and talked with a customer service representative,
you can enter for a chance to win a Ski Package from Big White Ski Resort.

 

Zumba
Date/Times:

AM sessions: Monday/Wednesday 6:00-7:00am
PM Sessions: Thursdays 5:15-6:15pm
Location: Pomeroy Sport Centre – Studio
Ages: 16+
Cost:
AM Session (5 weeks/10 Lessons) $94.50
PM Session(6 weeks/6 lessons) $57.25
Drop in $10/per session (pre-paid pass required)
Registration: Pre-registration available or drop in and pay at the Visitor Centre (pre purchased pass required for AM sessions)

Join instructor Julie for an upbeat Zumba fitness class to kick off or finish your day! Get energized with this fun workout that combines dance with aerobic exercise. This dynamic class will have you burning calories with a smile on your face! Zumba fitness has become a popular workout for people of all ages and dance abilities! Want to learn more about it? Visit www.Zumba.com

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Contact: Community Services
Phone: 250.785.4592