Hlgaagilda/Queen Charlotte Programs

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Get Active, Get Healthy, Get Started Today.

It’s never been so easy to get involved in the most popular recreation activities in Haida Gwaii! Whether you’ve been involved with our programs for a long time, or are just getting started, our registered programs are sure to make you a fitness fanatic.

2019 Programs have arrived!

Register today to guarantee yourself a spot.

No matter your fitness level, our 2019 programs will help you feel and live better. From Latin Dance to Fitness Bootcamp, we offer a wide variety of programs built to help you meet your fitness goals in a relaxed, 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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Haida Gwaii’s 2nd Annual Ladies Yoga and Surf Retreat

March 9, 2018 - March 10, 2019

Hey surf sistas! Please join us at Haida Gwaii’s 2nd Annual Ladies Yoga and Surf Retreat! Tickets will only be available to purchase starting on February 23, 2019!
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HAIDA GWAII YOUTH SOCCER LEAGUE ONLINE REGISTRATION ONLY-EXTENDED DEADLINE

January 17 - March 3

ONLINE REGISTRATION FORM ONLY Coaches will call players for first practice, at which time schedules will be distributed. Please contact your community rep with any questions or concerns.
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RED CROSS EFA AND CPR-C CERTIFICATION COURSES-QUEEN CHARLOTTE

February 23 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 9:00am on Saturday, repeating until March 9, 2019

RED CROSS EFA AND CPR-C CERTIFICATION COURSES-QUEEN CHARLOTTE Completing both modules will give you the equivalent of the Standard First Aid Certification.
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PAINTING WITH MANZANITA SNOW/INTERMEDIATE CLASSES/SOLD OUT-PORT CLEMENTS

February 24 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00pm on Sunday, repeating until March 24, 2019

Excite yourself…kick start your creativity by immersing yourself in a joyful new activity. An intermediate workshop in watercolour and acrylic painting using unusual techniques and approaches. Mixed media will be added to both watercolour and acrylics this program. People with some experience is recommended. This program will include all supplies i.e. paper, canvasses, paint, brushes etc.
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PAINTING WITH MANZANITA SNOW/BEGINNERS CLASSES-PORT CLEMENTS

February 25 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00pm on Monday, repeating until March 25, 2019

Excite yourself...kick start your creativity by immersing yourself in a joyful new activity. A beginners workshop in watercolour and acrylic painting using unusual techniques and approaches. This program will include all supplies i.e. paper, canvasses, paint, brushes etc.
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SHITO RYU SATOKAI KARATE-SKIDEGATE

February 25 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Monday and Wednesday, repeating until March 13, 2019

Shito Ryu Satokai Karate is classical karate taught in the traditional Okinawan style. Come out and learn self-defense with a certified karate instructor!
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PICKLEBALL-QUEEN CHARLOTTE

February 25 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Monday and Wednesday, repeating until May 29, 2019

"The fastest growing sport in North America". Pickleball is a racquet sport that combines elements of badminton, tennis, and table tennis. Two, three, or four players use solid paddles made of wood or composite materials to hit a perforated polymer ball, similar to a wiffle ball, over a net. The sport shares features of other racquet sports, the dimensions and layout of a badminton court, and a net and rules similar to tennis, with a few modifications.
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CANADIAN FIREARMS SAFETY (PAL) COURSE-Queen Charlotte

February 25 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, repeating until February 28, 2019

This course is required to qualify for a possession and acquisition license. The Possession and Acquisition Licence (PAL) is the primary licence for possession of a firearm and acquisition of ammunition, and it is both required and the only permissible document for an individual to acquire or permanently import a firearm.
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FLOOR HOCKEY-QUEEN CHARLOTTE

February 25 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Monday and Wednesday, repeating until May 31, 2019

Custom Hockey is a stick and ball game played indoors, usually in the style of Ice Hockey, and played on flat floor surfaces, such as a gymnasium or a basketball court. As in other Hockey codes, players on each team attempt to shoot a ball or puck into a goal using sticks, usually with a curved end.
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COOKING WITH CYNDI-PORT CLEMENTS

February 26 @ 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday, repeating until February 26, 2019

Cooking with Cyndi is a hands on opportunity to learn the ins and outs of both gluten free and low carb cooking.
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INDOOR SOCCER-QUEEN CHARLOTTE

February 26 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until May 28, 2019

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.
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SENIORS’ YOGA/FREE-PORT CLEMENTS

February 28 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Thursday, repeating until March 14, 2019

Learn to respect your body and discover its intelligence as you stretch, strengthen, open and relax. This is a FREE class.
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ADULT VOLLEYBALL-QUEEN CHARLOTTE

February 28 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Thursday, repeating until March 14, 2019

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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Aboriginal Communities: Active for Life Workshop

March 9 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

The Aboriginal Communities: Active for Life resource and accompanying full-day workshop were created with guidance from Indigenous leaders throughout the country, with the purpose of inspiring community leaders looking for culturally tailored resources that act as a vehicle toward individual and community holistic development. The resource and workshop supports these individual champions as they embark on a journey to develop sustainable quality sport and physical activity programs, build collaborative relationships, and re-engage their community members into active and healthy lifestyles. 
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CANADIAN FIREARMS SAFETY (PAL) COURSE-MASSET

March 11 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, repeating until March 14, 2019

This course is required to qualify for a possession and acquisition license. The Possession and Acquisition Licence (PAL) is the primary licence for possession of a firearm and acquisition of ammunition, and it is both required and the only permissible document for an individual to acquire or permanently import a firearm.
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SING HAIDA GWAII

May 17 - May 19

Singing retreat for all levels of ability coming together for 3 days of fun and song at the northern tip of Haida Gwaii.
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NEW!!! YOUTH AND ADULT DANCE AND MOVEMENT PROGRAMS-MASSET AND QUEEN CHARLOTTE

June 1 - June 30

DANCE AND MOVEMENT-YOUTH AND ADULT PROGRAMS YOUTH-FIND YOUR GROOVE ADULT-BEING BODY AWARE (MOVEMENT AND MINDFULNESS)
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AGATE MAN TRIATHLON-MASSET

August 17 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

A minimum of 20 registrations are needed to keep this race sustainable. So make sure to register before JULY 1, 2019 and receive your limited edition AGATE MAN 2019 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.