Yarmouth Recreation provides recreational programming and services for the residents of both the Town of Yarmouth and the Municipality of Yarmouth.

Below are some of the most commonly asked questions of Yarmouth Recreation.  If you are not able to find the information you are looking for, please go to the Yarmouth Recreation website or call 902-742-8868.

1. Are there summer jobs available and how do I apply?
2. How do I register my child for sporting activities in the community?
3. How do I reserve a classroom or gym?
4. How do I obtain a receipt for activities my child participated in?
5. Where are the summer day camps located and what are the hours of operation?
6. Are there funding programs for children's sports and leisure programs?  How do I apply?

 1. Are there summer jobs available and how do I apply?

Summer jobs are posted on our website and you can apply by dropping off your resume at the Yarmouth Recreation Office located at 932 Hwy #1 in Hebron.  You can also send your resume by email or mail it to Yarmouth Recreation, 932 Highway 1, Hebron, NS  B5A 5Z5.

 2. How do I register for sporting activities in the community?

You can register online for most minor sport organizations (Yarmouth Minor Hockey, Yarmouth Minor Soccer, etc.)  We occasionally provide registration services for local community organizations.

 3. How do I reserve a classroom or gym?

We take community bookings for gyms, cafeterias and classrooms for the following schools: Carleton Consolidated School, Maple Grove Education Centre, Meadowfields Community School, Yarmouth Elementary School and Port Maitland Consolidated School.  The cost is $17.25 per hour. 

4. How do I obtain a receipt for activities my child participated in?

A receipt is issued each time payment is made for one of our programs. Please retain your receipts for income tax purposes.  A duplicate receipt can be printed as well. 

5. Where are the day camps located and what are the hours of operation?

Sports Camp is usually located at Maple Grove Education Centre in Hebron for children ages 9-12 and Summer Fun Day Camp is located at Meadowfields School gym for children ages 5-8.  Camps are open Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.  We have other Leadership Camps for ages 12-16 and other special events, programs and activities planned throughout the year.

  6.  Are there funding programs for children's sports and leisure programs?  How to I apply? 

Kidsport and Jumpstart Programs are available for children to help them participate in an activity when the cost of the activity may be an issue.  All applications can be completed online.

Kidsport:   http://www.kidsportcanada.ca/nova-scotia/shelburne-yarmouth/ 

Jumpstart:   https://jumpstart.canadiantire.ca/pages/apply 

JSTRONG FUND:  http://www.jstrongfund.com/how-to-apply.html 
                                                                      

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