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Get Moving in the Western Region with these Great Programs!

 


 





Programs for All Ages


Confederation Trail Biking
Join us at 6pm on the following dates as we explore the Confederation Trail in Western PEI.  All abilities are welcome and each evening will be approximately 20km round trip(distance can vary based on ability): 
Tignish, Bi-Centennial Park - September 7
St. Louis, Union Road - September 12
Alberton, Old Stone Station - September 13
Bloomfield, Post Office - September 14
O'Leary, Guardian Drug - September 19
Portage, Hwy #2 - September 20
Ellerslie, Ellerslie Rite Stop - September 27
Richmond, Bakin Express - September 28
Wellington, Access PEI - September 29
Miscouche, Lady Slipper Drive - October 3
Contact Alison for more information griffin.wsrc@gmail.com or 902-859-8856

Hiking at Trout River Natural Area

The 8km (round trip) trail is open to the public year round for walking!  Trail is located at 36927 Hwy #2, Carleton, call 859-1552 for more information.

Try Archery at Trout River
Want to try something new or enhance your archery skills? Join us for weekly drop-in sessions on Thursdays starting August 11:
6:30 - 7pm - experienced archers
7:00-8:00pm - beginners
Cost is $2/person, $5/family.  Must be 12 years or older, all abilities and skill levels welcome.  Contact Alison at griffin.wsrc@gmail.com or 859-8856 for more information.


Children's Programs




                                  

Adult/Older Adult Programs


Ladies Learn to Golf Clinic
PGA Professional, Mark Roberts will be leading a clinic at Mill River Golf Course for beginners from 4:30-6pm on TBD, cost is $15.  Space is limited so you must pre-register by contacting Alison at griffin.wsrc@gmail.com

Ladies Golf
Ladies Night at Mill River Golf Course -
6pm Mondays from May 23 - September 12.  Cost is $20+HST to play 9 holes with a pull cart.
Ladies Night at St. Felix Golf Course - 6pm Thursdays from Jun 2 - September 15.  Cost is $10 to play 9 holes with a pull cart.

Veggie Box Program
A Veggie Box contains a variety of healthy vegetables produced by a local farmer. Veggie Box Pick up is once/week at a designated location in Nail Pond, Alberton, Carleton, O'Leary, Ellerslie, Richmond and Summerside. This is a great way to eat healthy, save money and support local farmers! You pay the farmer directly each week but you must pre-register by contacting Alison at griffin.wsrc@gmail.com or 859-8856.
Nail Pond - Wednesdays from 3-6 at Clohossey Farm starting July 20
Alberton - Wednesdays from 9-12 at Town Pond Parking Lot starting July 20
Carleton - Thursdays from 3-6 at Webb's Vegetable Stand starting July 21
O'Leary - Tuesdays from 4:30-5 at O'Leary Coop Parking Lot starting July 19
Ellerslie - Mondays from 4:30-5 at Ellerslie Elementary Parking Lot starting July 25
Richmond - Thursdays from 4:30-5pm at Richmond Rink Parking Lot starting July 21
Summerside - Saturdays from 9-1 at Summerside Farmers Market starting July 23

Running Group
Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays at 7pm - meet Carolyn McKie At Bideford United Church for a running group.  Contact Alison at griffin.wsrc@gmail.com for more information.

go!Walk O'Leary
Join Bev Murphy for a weekly walking group at 7pm Tuesdays starting August 16 meeting at O'Leary Guardian Drug Store Parking Lot.  Contact Alison for more information griffin.wsrc@gmail.com

50+ Walking Group Ellerslie
The Ellerslie walking group meets at 9am every Monday, Wednesday and Friday for approximately 1 hour of physical activity.  Anyone is welcome to join, but meeting location changes each week so please contact Mary McGuire for more information 831-2812.

go!Older Adults
Join Heidi Hudson for this 12-week introduction to physical activity and healthy living program aimed at older adults of all abilities.  There will be a $10 fee for the 12 weeks. Contact Alison at griffin.wsrc@gmail.com or 902-859-8856 for more information.  Current programs:
St. Louis - Fall 2016 details TBD
Tyne Valley - Fall 2016 details TBD
Evangeline - Fall 2016 details TBD
H2 Fitness - Fall 2016 details TBD

For more information about our programs please contact Alison at griffin.wsrc@gmail.com
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