2013 - 2014 Program Listings

The following is a list of programs offered each year in various recreational facilities in the city, from September to May. A complete schedule, can be found in our brochure:  2013-2014 Program Guide.

Archery

The range is operated by the Miramichi Archery Club

Where: Golden Hawk Recreation Complex
When: Contact the club for schedule
Cost: $3.00 user fee per visit, plus program fee
Contact: Bill Haining 622-3130

Adult Bandminton

Drop in co-ed adult recreational program offered to all skill levels. Everyone welcome.

Where: MVHS Gym
When: Tuesday & Thursdays, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cost: $3.00 user fee per visit
Contact:  prince.andrew.p@gmail.com

Baseball Clinics

Clinics will be offered beginning February 2 to April 6. Ages 9-14 years. For further information see the ad in the Gymnasium section of the brochure.

Where: Golden Hawk Gymnasium
When: Sundays, 5:00pm - 6:20 pm (Mosquito) and 6:30pm - 7:50pm (Pee Wee)
Cos : $3.00 per user fee per visit
Contact: Walter McCarthy 623-2302
email: Walter McCarthy

Badminton for Seniors

Drop in for an afternoon of badminton. Open to all seniors.

Where: Golden Hawk Gymnasium
When: Tuesday, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Cos : $3.00 per user fee per visit or Seasonal Activity Pass

Bingo - Kinsmen Club

Open to ages 16+. Proceeds to the Kinsmen Club of the Miramichi.

Where: Lindon Recreation Center
When: Sunday, 7:00 pm
Contact: Kinsmen Club 622-4046


Bingo - Recreation & Leisure

Open to ages 16+. Proceeds to Newcastle Recreation & Leisure Inc.

Where: Lindon Recreation Center
When: Saturday, 7:00 pm
Contact: Noreen McAllister 622-8605

Bingo - Timberwolves

Open to ages 16+. Proceeds to the Miramichi Timberwolves Junior A Hockey Club.

Where: Lindon Recreation Center
When: Friday, 7:00 pm
Contact: Timberwolves Office 622-5075

Bowling Lanes

The 6 pin bowling lanes are operated by the Seniors Club.

Where: Golden Hawk Recreation Complex
Cost: $3.00 user fee
Contact: Robert Atkinson 773-9611

Co-Ed Volleyball

This program is over 20 years in operation and is adult recreational co-ed, everyone welcome.

Where: MVHS Gymnasium
When: Monday & Wednesday, 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Cost: $3.00 user fee + program fee
Contact: Ted Votour 623-9970

Dog Training

Operated by The Leader of the Pack Dog Training School..."Sit Happens" Watch for details on Cara's new class starting in September.

Where: Lindon Recreation Center
When: Tuesday, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Cost: $3.00 user fee + program fee
contact: Cara Scott 622-8111
website: http://www.theleaderofthepack.ca/

Girls On The Move

A fun 10 week non-competitive fitness program for girls grades 3-8. For further details, please see the "Youth" section of our brochure.


Where: Golden Hawk Recreation Complex
When: Thursday, 6:00pm-7:30pm
             Session #1: September 26 to December 5
             Session #2: January 23 to April 3
Cost: $3.00 user fee
Contact: Recreation Department, Jason Walsh 623-2054
email: Jason Walsh

Gymnastics

Offers recreational & competitive training for girls & boys ages 18 mos+. Gym Babies 18 mos-3 yrs; Gym Kids 31/2-5 yrs; Can Gym for school aged and Competitive.

Where: Gymnastic Room, Golden Hawk Recreation Complex
When: Day of the week and teim si determined by the class registered
Cost: Program fee only
Contact: Michelle O'Neill
email: miramichigymnastics@gmail.com

Note : Non-Residents must purchase user fee cards from the Recreation Office in order to participate in Gymnastics prior to registration. Fee is $50 per child; $25 for 2 child; with a maximum of $135/family.

Gymnastics - Preschool

This class is offered by the Miramichi Gymnastics Club and is opened to preschool aged children.

Where: Gymnastics Room, Golden Hawk Recreation Complex
When: Tuesday, 10:00am-1:00pm
Cost: Program fee only
Contact: Michelle O'Neill
email: miramichigymnastics@gmail.com

Note : Non-Residents must purchase user fee cards from the Recreation Office in order to participate in Gymnastics prior to registration. Fee is $50 per child; $25 for 2 child; with a maximum of $135/family.

Men's Floor Hockey Fun League

This is a floor hockey league for adult men. Everyone welcome.

Where: Lindon Recreation Center
When: Monday & Wednesday, 7:30pm-10:00pm
Cost: $3.00 user fee
Contact: Kortney McAllister 627-6333

Miramichi Hoops Basketball 

Not for profit organization that promotes and runs basketball programs for boys & girls. Miramichi Hoops offers programs for Small Ball (K-2), Junior Mini (grades 3-4), Mini (grades 5-6), Bantam (grades 7-8) and Under 13.

Where: MVHS Gymnasium
When: Saturday 1:00pm-5:00pm and Sunday 1:00pm-7:00pm
Cost: $3.00 user fee + program fee
Contact: Paul Barry 622-1114

Open Activities

Offered by the Recreation Department, this provides an opportunity to drop by and participate in your favorite activity at your leisure.

Where: Golden Hawk Gymnasium
When: Saturday 4:00pm-8:00pm & Sunday 3:00pm-8:00pm until January 26
Cost: $3.00 user fee
Contact: Recreation Department 623-2300
email: Miramichi Recreation

Senior Activities & Walking Central

Offered by the Recreation Department and is open to all seniors on a drop in basis, come out and exercise in a fun, safe and relaxed environment.

Where: Golden Hawk Gym/Teen & Senior Room
When: Monday to Thursday, 9:00am-12:00noon
Cost: $3.00 user fee per visit or $50.00 seasonal activity pass
Contact: Recreation Department 623-2300
email: Miramichi Recreation

Senior Carpet Bowling

Offered by the Recreation Department for seniors and combines physical activity with a social environment. Everyone welcome.

Where: Lindon Recreation Center
When:Tuesday, 1:00pm-3:00pm
Cost: $3.00 user fee or $50.00 seasonal activity pass
Contact: Recreation Department 623-2300
email: miramichirecreation@miramichi.org

Tai-chi

Practicing Tai Chi helps bring about a state of mental calm & clarity as well as provides general health benefits & stress management. Class is open to seniors.

Where: Golden Hawk Gymnasium
When: Monday , Tuesday & Wednesday 9:30am-11:30am
Cost: $3.00 user fee or $50.00 seasonal activity pass
Contact: David Bucklow 622-7124
email: dbucklow@msn.com

Taekwondo (The Golden Hawk Martial Arts Academy)

This Club has been serving the Miramichi for over 20 years and offers classes in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, MMA and kickboxing classes with a Muay Thai theme.

where: Golden Hawk Activity Room
Quand : Monday & Wednesday 5:00pm-9:00pm, Friday 5:00pm-8:00pm, Saturday 10:00am-1:00pm
Cost: $3.00 per visit + program fee
Contact : Ray Doucette
email: raydou@rogers.com

Taekwondo (Miramichi Taekwondo Academy)

We have been operating from MVHS for the past 29 years, and have had several members participate and medal in many competitions in and out of the Province. We continue to train athletes that compete on both provincial and national levels! We offer family tae kwon do, adult fitness classes, multi-sport speed, balance and agility training as well as competitive sparring classes. Fully sanctioned member of TKDNB and affiliated with the World Tae Kwon Do Federation.

Where: MVHS Mezzanine
When: lundi et mercredi, de 18 h à 19 h 50, mardi et jeudi, de 18 h à 21 h
Cost: $3.00 per visit + program fee
contact : Glen Hale 622-9193
Website : www.miramichitaekwondo.com

Tennis for Seniors

Play and learn tennis program. Learn the fundamentals of tennis, basic rally, serve and net play skills while having fun and being active.

Where: Golden Hawk Recreation Complex
When: Monday & Wednesday 1:00pm-3:00pm October 7 to May 14
Cost: $3.00 user fee per visit
Contact: Recreation Department, Jason Walsh 623-2054
email: Jason Walsh

Tennis for Youth

Introductory tennis program uses the Tennis Canada Progressive Tennis System of modified courts & equipment modified for age level & skill level. Introduces the fundamentals of tennis. For details, please see the Youth Program section.

Where: Lindon Recreation Center
When: Thursday
             5:00-6:00 for Ages 3-5
             6:00-7:00 for Ages 6-8
             7:00-8:00 for ages 9+
             Session #1:October 3 to December 11
             Session #2:March 13 to May15
Cost: $3.00 user fee per session
Contact: Recreation Department, Jason Walsh 623-2054
email: Jason Walsh

Tots Free Time

Join other parents and their tots for some free time in the gym. Bring your tots to have fun, meet other kids and parents while staying active in the cooler months. Nice addition to Tots Swim.

Where: Golden Hawk Recreation Complex
When: Thursday 10:30am-12:00noon
Cost: $3.00 user fee per visit
Contact: Recreation Department, Holly Allison 623-2314
email: Holly Allison

Volleyball - Mini (Miramichi Volleyball)

This program is offered to school aged children.

Where: MVHS Gymnasium
When:Saturday & Sunday 8:30am-1:00pm
Cost: $3.00 user fee + program fee
Contact: Hedley Doak 622-4472
email: hcdoak@rogers.com

Yoga Fusion

This 1 hour class blends beginner yoga positions with fitness-based exercises to increases strength & flexibility. Shannon Daley is certified with CanFitPro in YogaFit and is also certified with Fitness NB. Participants should wear comfortable clothing and bring their own yoga mat.

Where: Golden Hawk Activity Room
When: Sunday 1:00pm-2:00pm
Cost: $3.00 user fee + program fee
contact: Shannon Daley 773-5528
email: shannon.daley@nbcc.ca


Youth Drop In Night

For details, please see the Youth Programs section of our brochure.

Where: Golden Hawk Gym & Teen Room
When : Friday 6:00pm-9:00pm
Cost:$3.00 user fee per visit or $50.00 Youth Seasonal Activity Pass.
Contact: Recreation Department, Jason Walsh 623-2054
email: jason.walsh@miramichi.org

The daily user fee of $3 per activity is payable at the door of the individual facility. We also offer the option of purchasing frequent user passes which have 20 punches per card for $50 for a savings of $10 over the paying at the door each time method. The frequent user pass covers any $3 admission whether it be swimming, skating or shinny hockey.