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EveryBODY Active

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EveryBODY Active is a City initiative that utilizes areas within Dawson Creek that are available to everybody free of charge to encourage physical activity and well-being. For more information please contact Community Services at 250-784-3604.

Check out the Everybody Active Brochure for information on Fit and Fun (EveryBODY Active) Kits, suggested areas in Dawson Creek for Free Physical Activity and a map of our local parks

Free Programs and Activities

For all drop in or registered programs below, go to www.dawsoncreek.ca/register to view course dates and times

Fit and Fun (EveryBODY Active) Kits *FREE Rental*
Did you know the Community Services Department has Everybody Active (Fit and Fun) Kits you can sign out? They are great for family reunions, picnics, birthday parties, etc. These kits are free – all you need to do is provide a $50 refundable deposit. When the kits are returned, you will get your $50 back. If there is any damage or items missing, the deposit will go towards the replacement/repair. To rent a kit, come in to the Community Services Office (downstairs at City Hall). For more information, call us at 250-784-3604. 

Wayne & Bev Dahlen Walking Track
Free to use; must bring a pair of indoor shoes and sign in at the Kenn Borek Aquatic Centre.
For track schedule, visit our Walking Track page.  

Vinyasa Yoga (Flow) (Ages 15+ years) *FREE Registration*
Program is sponsored by Borek Construction. Join our instructor, Sarah Miller, as she takes you through Vinyasa style yoga. This yoga (commonly referred to as “flow yoga”), is characterized by stringing postures together so that you move from one to another, seamlessly, using breath. Bring a mat, block, water and comfortable clothing. All abilities welcome. Must submit a Get Active Questionnaire prior to the first day of class. Space is limited – register in advance for only Tuesdays OR Thursdays, not both. *Youth 15 – 18 years must have written consent from a parent/guardian. Call Community Services to register at 250-784-3604.

Choose to Move (Ages 65+ years) *FREE Registration*
Program is sponsored by BCRPA & Centre for Hip Health and Mobility. New participants only. 
We’re looking for older adults who want to be more physically active. Choose to Move is a science based approach that helps you introduce the habit of physical activity into your daily life in ways that make sense for you. You work with a trained activity coach to create a tailor made physical activity plan that works for you. You choose activites that you know you will enjoy and are able to do.The coach will meet with you and support you along your path to better health by one-on-one group meetings, monthly group meetings and regular check-in phone calls.
Program runs Tuesdays at 10:30am, starting February 9all Community Services to register at 250-784-3604.

ActivAGE™ (Ages 65+ years) *FREE Registration*
Program is sponsored by BCRPA. New participants only. 
This a group-led physical activtiy class. It is a progressive program with planned physical activities including stretching, the activity and cool-down. This is a fun program that includes discussions and handouts to help you improve your overall health and physical well-being
Program runs Thursdays at 10:30am, starting February 25. Call Community Services to register at 250-784-3604.