Fall Programs can be found here, and registration is now open!
Bike Safety – Making Tracks Adapted Safety and Skills Program
Saturday, September 26th (Rain date Saturday, October 10th)
10am – 12pm at the Hubbards Recreation Centre
This session is designed for any child between the ages of 7-13 and their parent/guardian. The goal of this adapted program is to have the child and parent learn together while becoming more confident, knowledgeable and skilled cyclists. The program will focus on the Making Tracks Cycling curriculum, which teaches safety knowledge and skills necessary to cycle safely in the community. Topics will include safety, preparedness, rules-of-the-road and etiquette, technical skills, and community route planning.
Required: Ability to ride a bicycle; a bicycle and properly fitted bicycle helmet; suitable clothes for the weather.
Fee: No fee; however, pre-registration is required; each parent and child must register together
Registration: Space is limited to 20; to pre-register or for more information contact Samantha Wilson at 902-857-1133 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
In partnership with HARA this free program is made possible with the generous support of HALIFAX Bike Week.
Saturday, October 17th (Rain date Saturday, October 24th)
Scooter Leader Training Session
Hubbards Recreation Centre
This session is designed to teach youth and adults how to lead the Making Tracks Scootering program for children and youth in their communities. During this session you will learn about safety, knowing equipment, scooter control and pushing, riding, turning, how to pick a safe route and lots of other fun skills. Beginners are welcome and even experienced scooterers will learn some tips and tricks. By the end of the session participants will be able to demonstrate to others what they have learned and hopefully lead a session of their own.
Required: Ability to ride a scooter; a scooter and properly fitted multi-sport or cycling helmet (these may be made available if asked for in advance); suitable clothes for the weather
Fee: No fee; however, pre-registration is required
Registration: Space is limited to 15; to pre-register or for more information contact Samantha Wilson at 902-857-1133 or email@example.com.
This free program is made possible with the generous support of the Hubbards Area Recreation Association. Program poster is here (pdf).
The next HARA board meeting will be in September at the Hubbards Recreation Center building. Anyone is welcome to attend.