Rec at Home

The municipality is committed to providing opportunities for residents of all ages to stay active. Rec at Home offers a variety of activities you can enjoy with your family - from arts and crafts, to at-home workouts. 

Have questions or ideas for us? Feel free to get in touch by emailing

Arts & Crafts 

Grab the crayons, glue, glitter, and paint and let your creativity shine with these fun activities for kids and families to do at home.

Get Active

Get active by building more physical activity and wellness initiatives into your day for a host of feel-good benefits.

Dance & Fitness

Learn a few new moves from home with a variety of dance and fitness videos!

Camp Games

Fun family day-camp games you can do in your own backyard!

Earth Adventures Trail Activities

Visit the online guide to trails in the Halifax region and beyond! Each trail has an engaging magical adventure with hands-on activities and special stops along the way.

Exploring Nature

Nature is waiting for you! Explore Nova Scotia’s natural wonders and get active on our trails, green spaces, or even your own back yard.

Get Connected

Tips on how to stay connected in your community!

Wondering how the municipality is supporting youth? Check out our website to learn more about youth programs and spaces, resources and supports, and opportunities near you!



These online recreation programming sessions are hosted by the municipality to promote online learning, have some fun, learn something new, and challenge your mind. These sessions are “use at your own risk,” so don’t work beyond your capability and seek help if you need it. Remember, safety first! If you choose to share your or your family’s results online, please do so responsibly and safely. We hope you enjoy this free programming.