City of North Battleford - Saskatchewan

Recreation & Fitness Classes

We are committed to providing professional, high quality programs for our community!

Recreation Programs

Recreation Programs for Adults 

    • TRX Suspension Training: Kick start your fitness program with suspension training. Learn to use the TRX band, the correct body position and basic TRX movements. Emphasizing strength, range of motion and stretching, this class is fun and invigorating. All fitness levels are welcome.
      • Offered: Wednesdays
      • TBA
      • Cost: $33.60
      • Location: NationsWEST Field House
    • Mummy & Me: Bring your baby to your work out. Focusing on all aspects of fitness, this class will help you develop a workout routine that will include abdominal and core work as well as stretching. Please bring a stroller.
      • Offered: Mondays and Wednesdays 9:30 - 10:30am
      • October 22 - November 28
      • Cost: $72.00/twice a week for 6 wks
      • Location: NationsWEST Field Hous
    • Canning 101:  Learn the basics of canning a variety of vegetables including:  Carrots, beets and tomoatoes.   Vegtables are provided, please bring your own jars. (Three should be enough)
      • Offered: Wednesday  6 - 8:00pm
      • September 26
      • Cost: $21.00
      • Location: Don  Ross Centre Door #6   gym lobby
    • Chair  Tai Chi: Consists of slow meditative movements that heal, rejuvenate, and promote health and relaxation.  Wind down, relax and prepare for a rejuvenating sleep. All levels are welcome, and no experience is necessary. 306-445-1745

      • Offered: Thursdays 7:00 - 8:00pm
      • September 27 - October 25  (5wks)
      • Cost: $42.00
      • Location: Don Ross Centre, Room 107  door #4
    • Yoga with Holly: Blending balance strength and flexibility improve your over all level of fitness with this centuries old form of exercise.  Holly's practical, easy to follow style is understandable and doable for individuals of all  fitness levels.
      All levels are welcome. For more information: 306-445-1754
        • Offered:  Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays at 5:30pm and Wednesdays at 7:00pm  
        • September 17 - November 26  No classes October 3, 5, 8 and November 12
        • Cost: Mondays $69.30 (9wks) Wednesdays and Fridays $77.00 (10wks)   Drop in $10.00/class
        • Location: Logie Hall, Third Avenue United Church (13th Ave. & 102nd St.)
      • Total Body Conditioning (TBC): is  the perfect all around workout. Tone muscle, burn fat and strengthen all of your major muscle groups. Perfect for all fitness levels.
        • Offered:  Mondays at 5.30pm  September 17 -  November 19  (No class October 8 and November 12)
        • Cost: $63.00/8wks     Drop in $10.00/class
        • Location: Don Ross Centre, upper mezz
      • HIIT (High Intensity Interval Training): this Cardio combo class will alternate between intense and moderate activity.  The quickest way to get fit and increase your endurance,. Working at your own pace, this class is suitable  for all fitness levels.
        • Offered: Fall:  Wednesdays  at 5.30pm  TBA
        • Cost: $63.00/8wks   Drop in $10.00/class
        • Location: Don Ross Centre, upper mezz
      • Gentle Yoga: Stretch, tone, and relax while blending balance, strength, and flexibility. Please wear comfortable clothes and bring a blanket to class.
        • Offered: Wednesdays   2-3.30pm  September 19 - November 21
        • Cost: $67.50 / 9 wks  or $10 drop in
        • Location: Logie Hall, Third Avenue United Church (13th Ave. & 102nd St.)Total Body Conditioning (TBC): This is the perfect all around workout. Tone muscle, burn fat and strengthen all of your major muscle groups. This class is perfect for all fitness levels.
      • Offered: Mondays at 5.30 - 6:30pm  TBA
      • Cost: $63.00
      • Location: Don Ross Centre, upper mezzanine
    • Group Meditation: Give yourself the gift of time. Leave feeling relaxed, refreshed and replenished. New class each month if enough interest and run in sets of 4 weeks. Call Central Booking to register 306-445-1755
      • Offered: Tuesdays,  7-8pm
      • Cost: $60
      • Location: Chrysalis Yoga Studio, 1262 99th S
    •  Free Noon Hour Shinny:  Shinny sponsored by River City Plumbing and Heating

                         Bring your own sticks, gloves, skates and helmets

    •  Offered: Mondays October 15 - March 25th 12-1
    • Cost: FREE   Location: Don Ross Arena
    • Drop in Noon hour Shinny Hockey: Bring your own stick, skates, gloves, and helmet. This is a non supervised activity for 18 yrs and over. Players must wear a helmet.
      • Offered: Fall and winter (Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, September 11 -  March 22   (12-1pm)
      • Cost: $3/person
      • Location: Civic Centre
    • Pre-School and Senior Skating:  Free skating is made possible due to the generosity of the following service clubs. North West Hockey Dev.Assoc. Kiwanis Club of the Battlefords. Bonaventure Lion's Club. NB Kinsmen Club. NB Lions Club. St Joseph Knights of Columbus #7336. NB Elks Club. Royal Canadian legion branch #70. Battlefords Rotary Club.
      • Offered Fall through winter  Thursdays, October 18 - March 28  (10-11.30am and 1.30-2.30pm)
      • Cost: FREE
      • Location: Don Ross Arena
    • Pre-School and Senior Skating,: Free skating is made possible due to the generosity of the following service clubs. North West Hockey Dev.Assoc. Kiwanis Club of the Battlefords. Bonaventure Lion's Club. NB Kinsmen Club. NB Lions Club. St Joseph Knights of Columbus #7336. NB Elks Club. Royal Canadian legion branch #70. Battlefords Rotary Club.
      • Offered: Wednesdays, September 5 - March 27   (1:15-2:15pm)
      • Cost: Free
      • Location: Civic Centre
    • Public Skating: Free skating is made possible due to the generosity of the following service clubs. North West Hockey Dev.Assoc. Kiwanis Club of the Battlefords. Bonaventure Lion's Club. NB Kinsmen Club. NB Lions Club. St Joseph Knights of Columbus #7336. NB Elks Club. Royal Canadian legion branch #70. Battlefords Rotary Club.
      • Offered: Saturdays October  13 - December 22    (12.15-1.45pm)  Dates and times are subject to change for more informaiton call 306 445 1755
      • Cost: FREE 
      • Location: Civic Centre (skates are available, however sizes are  limited)
    • Nordic Walking Workshop: Walking with poles: burns 20 - 45% more calories than just walking, is a save, full body, low impact activity and  reduces stress on the hips and knees by 30%.
      • Offered: Spring and Winter 
      • For more information call 306-445-1754 
      • Location: NationsWEST Field House
    • Pre-natal Fitness: Safe pregnancy exercise for women in any stage of pregnancy. Regular exercise will help you to stay healthy and feel your best, while helping with labour and delivery. All fitness levels are welcome. Participants require medical clearance from their doctor and a Par med x for pregnancy must be completed prior to starting the class.
      • Offered:  TBA
      • Location: Don Ross Centre, upper mezz

 

       Cultural Cooking Connections: This fun and educational class will teach you how to prepare meals from around the world. Pre registration is        required..

  • Offered: Fall, Winter, Spring
  • Cost: $31.50/class
  • Location: Don Ross Centre

  

Recreation Programs for Youth

  • Kids in the Kitchen: In partnership with Midwest Foods Resources children  9 - 13yrs will learn the basics of cooking and baking. They will prepare meals and take them home for the whole family to enjoy! Pre - Registration is required. 306-445-1755 or 306-445-1790.
    • Offered in Fall and Winter   Wednesdays    (4.30-6pm)  November 7, 14, 21 and 28
    • Cost: $42
    • Location: Don Ross Centre, Door #6
  • Babysitters Training: This is a Saskatchewan Red Cross Course, for children 11 yrs or older. The course includes: basic childcare, fire safety, first aid and tips on how to be a good babysitter.Children will learn how to prepare lunch. Please bring snacks and a raw egg. Manual included. Please call 306-445-1755 or 306-445-1754 for more information.
    • Offered:  Saturday  TBA  5 (9am-3pm) and Sunday,TBA  (1-4pm)
    • Cost: $60/person
    • Location: Don Ross Centre, Room 107
  • Public Skating: Times and dates are subject to change, please call 306-445-1755 for more information. Thank you to these generous sponsors: North Battleford Rotary Club, North Battleford Kinsmen club, North Battleford Lions Club, St Joseph Knights of Columbus #7336, North Battleford Elks Club, Kiwanis Club of the Battlefords, Bonaventure Lions Club, Royal Canadian Legion Branch #70 and the North West Hockey Development Association, Public Skating is FREE.
    • Offered: Fall and winter (Saturdays  12.15-1.45pm)  October 13 - April 6
    • Cost: Free
    • Location: Civic Centre

     Recreation Programs for Preschool

  • Toddler Turf Time: Explore a world of play with your preschooler. Enjoy this drop in indoor play space where children can climb, slide, and play with plenty of room to run. Children must be accompanied and supervised by an adult at all times.
    • Offered: spring, fall and winter (Mondays and Wednesdays 9-11am and Tuesdays 1.30-2:30pm)
    • Cost: Ages 3 - 5 yrs ($3.50), Adults ($6.25)
    • Location: NationsWEST Field House
  • Indoor Playground: The indoor playground provides an indoor playspace for children 5 yrs of age and under to play and make friends, while giving parents a chance to meet and socialize. Program runs Thursdays from 10:00-11:30am. Donations are accepted. For more information call Rachel 306-445-5158 or Judy 306-445-5575.
    • Offered: fall and winter (Thursdays,October 4 - April 26, 10-11.30am); no playground on Statutory Holidays or school breaks
    • Cost: Free (donations accepted)
    • Location: Territorial Alliance Church
  • Preschool Skating, Don Ross Arena: Free skating is made possible due to the generosity of the following service clubs. North West Hockey Dev.Assoc. Kiwanis Club of the Battlefords. Bonaventure Lion's Club. NB Kinsmen Club. NB Lions Club. St Joseph Knights of Columbus #7336. NB Elks Club. Royal Canadian legion branch #70. Battlefords Rotary Club.
    • Offered fall through winter (Thursdays, Jan 11 - March 29, 10-11.30am and 1.30-2.30pm)
    • Cost: Free
    • Location: Don Ross Arena
  • Preschool Skating, Civic Centre: Free skating is made possible due to the generosity of the following service clubs. North West Hockey Dev.Assoc. Kiwanis Club of the Battlefords. Bonaventure Lion's Club. NB Kinsmen Club. NB Lions Club. St Joseph Knights of Columbus #7336. NB Elks Club. Royal Canadian legion branch #70. Battlefords Rotary Club.
    • Offered fall through winter (Wednesdays, Jan 3 - March 28, 1.15-2.15pm)
    • Cost: Free
    • Location: Civic Centre
  • TAG: Toddler Activity Group: TAG is a drop in group where parents will learn fun ways to interact with their child through play, games, songs, and storytime. For kids ages 18months to 3.5 years. For more information and start dates contact Sherry at 306-480-9426.
    • Offered in fall and winter Begins September 12)   Wednesdays 1:15-2:45pm
    • Cost: Free
    • Location: Don Ross Centre, Door #6
  • Circle of Learning: A free drop in for parents, and preschoolers aged 0-3yrs. Tuesday mornings and Thursday afternoons. Call Sherry at 306-480-9426 for more information.
    • Offered in winter: Tuesday mornings and Thursdays from 1.30pm-3pm 
    • Cost: Free
    • Location: Battlefords Family Health Centre

 

Your opinion on all recreation programs offered by the City of North Battleford is important to us!  Please fill out an evaluation form, print it and return it to your instructor, City Hall or the Don Ross Centre. 

Do you want to teach a program? Please print and fill out the Program Outline Form and return it to the Central Booking Office in the Don Ross Centre (891-99th Street, Door 5).

 

Playground Program 

The City of North Battleford offers a free playground program for children aged 6 to 12  11:00 - 5:00pm Monday - Friday.  The program runs during July and August and is supervised by trained leaders. Hours may vary for special events, parents are encouraged to watch for information coming home with their children in June.

These are the City's Playground Program Sites:

  • Centennial Park: Located behind Beaver Lions Stadium. This playground is situated in Centennial Park and has access to lots of open space, playground equipment, swings as well as a splash pad.
  • Kinsmen Park: 18th Avenue and 94th Street. This area has many mature trees which provide attractive shade for parents on a hot summer afternoon. The playground features a splash pad, partial-handicap accessible play equipment and swings.
  • Fairview Park: This playground is on Clements Drive in Fairview Heights. It makes use of open space and innovating programming ideas to provide a quality program for the children.
  • Connaught School: 902-107th Street. This playground makes use of Connaught school yard. Children have access to playground equipment, an outdoor basketball area and plenty of open space.

 

 

Additional Resources

 

Contact

Siobhan Gormley
Community Programmer/Booking Manager
306-445-1754
sgormley@cityofnb.ca