Move. Play. Grow.

With registered & drop-in programs island-wide, Haida Gwaii Recreation helps all ages and abilities move, play & grow! From fitness bootcamps to pottery classes, we value quality, consistency & innovation. Register or drop-in to a program today led by one of our skilled instructors!

2020 Programs have arrived!

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Our 2020 programs aim to build connections, get people moving & offer growth in skills and abilities. From Fitness Bootcamp to Beginner Pottery, we offer a wide variety of programs built to help you meet your goals in a relaxed and fun environment. All of our instructors are friendly, amenable and dedicated to your success. It’s because of them that we’re able to provide such a diverse group of programs.

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POTTERY CLASS-BEGINNER THROWING-MASSET

January 18 @ 9:00 am - 1:30 pm
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One event on January 18, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on January 19, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on February 16, 2020 at 10:00 am

This one-day introductory pottery class will have 4 hours of hands-on, one on one instruction at the pottery wheel. This class is perfect for beginners who have dabbled in pottery and also for those with no previous experience at the wheel. You will have the opportunity to keep up to 3 cups or bowls by the end of the class. These cups or bowls will get trimmed, glazed and fired for you - ready for pick up 4 weeks later.
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VOLLEYBALL-MASSET

January 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday, repeating until June 8, 2020

Volleyball is a team sport in which two teams of six players are separated by a net. Each team tries to score points by grounding a ball on the other team's court under organized rules.
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FREE!! CHILDREN’S DANCE AGES 5-6 – MASSET

January 21 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until April 28, 2020

This children's dance program for ages 5 - 6  will include ballet technique, creative movement, and free dance on a proper sprung floor. Students will also be introduced to choreography. The class size is no more than 8 children, with a full hour to move, learn, and grow! 
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BADMINTON-MASSET

January 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 9, 2020

Badminton is a racquet sport played using racquets to hit a shuttlecock across a net. Although it may be played with larger teams, the most common forms of the game are "singles" (with one player per side) and "doubles" (with two players per side).
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TSINNI BALL (SENIOR BASKETBALL)-MASSET

January 22 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until June 10, 2020

Basketball is a team sport played by two teams of five players on a rectangular court. The objective is to shoot a ball through a hoop 18 inches in diameter and mounted at a height of 10 feet to backboards at each end of the court.
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INDOOR SOCCER – MASSET

January 23 @ 7:00 pm - June 18 @ 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until June 4, 2020

Indoor soccer or arena soccer (known internationally as indoor football, minifootball, fast football, floorball or showball) is a game derived from association football adapted for play in a walled indoor arena. Drop-in fee of $2.00 paid to the school for use of space & equipment.
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MUSIC TOGETHER HAIDA GWAII-MASSET

January 28 @ 9:30 am - 10:15 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Tuesday, repeating until March 17, 2020

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Thursday, repeating until March 19, 2020

Music Together Haida Gwaii is excited to offer local families Music Together®, an internationally recognized early childhood music and movement program for babies, toddlers, preschoolers . . . and the grownups who love them®. This 10 week semester class will bring music, fun, and play in a relaxed, non-performance-oriented setting. We will make music through developmentally appropriate activities that support and respect the unique learning styles of every child, and parents and caregivers will contribute to the enrichment of their child’s music environment, regardless of their own musical abilities. Music Together offers 45 minutes of PURE FUN with your child every week!
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POTTERY CLASS-RETURNING BEGINNER THROWING-MASSET

February 15 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm

This one-day class is for beginners with a little bit of experience, we will speed through the initial step by step instructions.  You will work at your own pace and get one on one help whenever you want it.  We can also work on other shapes like bowls that are a bit bigger and different cup shapes.  
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CONTEMPORARY DANCE/AGES 7-9, 10-12 AND ADULTS-MASSET

February 19 @ 5:30 pm - April 29 @ 6:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 29, 2020

An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Monday, repeating until April 27, 2020

An event every week that begins at 6:45 pm on Monday, repeating until April 27, 2020

PLEASE NOTE: February 24 - April 27, 2020 (MONDAYS) for 7-9 and 10-12 YR OLD classes & February 19 - April 29, 2020 (WEDNESDAYS) for 10-12 YR OLD & ADULT CLASSES. Discounted tickets for 10-12YR olds registering for Monday & Wednesday classes. Students develop a sense of independence and self-expression while studying contemporary dance vocabulary. Each class is built upon the Limon Technique with a heavy focus on improvisation and creative development using the Five Elements of dance, which make the foundation of all dance forms.
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CREATIVE DANCE/AGES 3-4 AND 5-6-MASSET

February 22 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until March 7, 2020

An event every week that begins at 9:45 am on Saturday, repeating until March 7, 2020

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Sunday, repeating until April 26, 2020

An event every week that begins at 9:45 am on Sunday, repeating until April 26, 2020

Explore the basic building blocks of ballet/contemporary dance forms through creative play.  This program focuses on social emotional development through interactive games using movement vocabulary drawn from contemporary and ballet dance forms.  Little ones develop a sense of autonomy with opportunities to share and express their creative voices.
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AGATE MAN TRIATHLON-MASSET

August 15 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

A minimum of 20 pre-registrations are needed by JUNE 28, 2020 to keep this race sustainable. So make sure to register before JUNE 28, 2020 and receive your limited edition AGATE MAN 2020 T-Shirt! Course: 500 m Swim - Pure Lake 20 km Cycle - from Pure Lake Parking lot to Masset Fire Hall 6 km Run - around Delkatla Wildlife Sanctuary Entry Categories: 1. Triathlon - Men's Solo Swim/Bike/Run 2. Triathlon - Women's Solo Swim/Bike/Run 3. Relay of 3 - Swim/Bike/Run
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INTERESTED IN BEING PART OF THE HGREC TEAM?

The Haida Gwaii Recreation Commission is a non-profit society operated by a volunteer board of directors. If you’re interested in being a part of our team, either as a volunteer or an instructor, fill out the form below. Our mandate is to provide recreational opportunities to all communities on Haida Gwaii.