June is Recreation Month

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COVID-19 Information

 During the COVID-19 pandemic, there may be program disruptions, changes and facility closures. We continue to offer alternative ways to serve the community. Learn about Newmarket's approach to reopening and for current information and resources. For any inquiries, please email info@newmarket.ca.

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June is...here!  We have tons of safe & fun activities for you.

Be small, but mighty. Join in and safely celebrate all of the wonderful monthly recognitions that June offers.

Here is what you need to know about June:

  • June is Recreation and Park Month 
    A movement that promotes the benefits of recreation and parks for physical, social and environmental health. There is so much we can do safely, and so much to discover! It is all on the calendar, on our How To Page and HomeSweetHome, details and links below.
  • June is National Indigenous History Month 
    A special time to honour the significant history, heritage and diversity of Indigenous peoples in Canada. National Indigenous Peoples Day is June 21, 2021  - celebrate at home and learn more about the cultural diversity of the First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples. It is all on the calendar, How To Page and HomeSweetHome, visit newmarket.ca/indigenous for more information. 
  • June is Seniors Month 
    A time to recognize amazing older adults and the contributions they've made. We are focusing our programs on services that enable seniors to remain safe, healthy, engaged and to live life   to the fullest. It is all on the calendar, How To Page and HomeSweetHome. For online activities, programs and ways to stay connected visit newmarket.ca/adults55+
  • June is Pride Month 
    Take a look at upcoming virtual events from York Pride yorkpride.ca, and Pride Toronto pridetoronto.com during Pride Month. It is all on the calendar and How To Page. Be sure to visit newmarket.ca/homesweethome for cool online ideas to celebrate with crafts, decorations, recipes and a parade at home.
  • June is Bike Month 
    A celebration of cycling that provides an opportunity for people to try riding a bike for the first time, to learn new skills, or simply have fun. It is all on the calendar, on our How To Page and HomeSweetHome, details and links below.
  • National AccessAbility Awareness Week - May 30 to June 5 
    Accessibility and inclusion make communities whole. Let's develop an awareness of how every person or business can more fully contribute to making improvements. As we work to build a community that is inclusive and accessible, we enrich the lives of all.  Learn more at newmarket.ca/inclusion 
  • Water Safety Week - June 5 to 12 
    An annual campaign to educate Canadians on how to stay safe around water and how to prevent drowning incidents. Have fun but be safe!  Check out our online calendar, How To page and Home Sweet Home for online daily activities and important tips.


Calendar and "How-To" Guides

Download our calendar and check out "How-to" guide for details.

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Check out Home Sweet Home

Activities for all ages added all summer long

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NOTE: For almost everyone, the benefits of physical activity far outweigh any risks. For some individuals, specific advice from a health care provider is advisable. By accessing the videos, you are taking responsibility for ensuring their suitability for your personal fitness level and health status.

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