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The Brockton Parks and Recreation Department offers a wide variety of fitness and recreational programs for youth. Most of our programs are seasonal, so check this page regularly for updated information about our current offerings. 

Click one of the links below to jump to the following programs:

To register visit our Program Registration page.

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Preschool

Wiggles, Giggles and Move

Play, climb, jump & run and explore the world of movement with your child! This program is held at the Walkerton District Community School in Gym C on Wednesday nights. 

Wiggle'n Giggle and Move Program Information
DatesAgesTimeCost

October 4 to November 8

(6 weeks)

Toddler to 2 years

 6:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

$30.00

(2 or more)

$45.00

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PLAY, Fit, Fun (Provided by Ontario Early Years)

Parents/Caregivers of children up to age 6 can participate in  wide variety of interactive gross motor activities, including an obstacle course, riding toys, hula hoops, balls, balance beam and active songs and games! This program will take place at the Walkerton Community Centre Auditorium.

PLAY, Fit, Fun
DatesAgesTimeCost

 Tuesdays

October 10 until March 27 (no program March 13)

Up to 6 years

 10:45 a.m. to  11:45 a.m. FREE

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Youth Fitness

Kindergym and Youth Gymnastics

This grass-roots program develops beginner to intermediate gymnastic skills, as well as body awareness and strengthening. Gymnasts will be divided into groups bases on age and ability. They will learn appropriate level skills on equipment such as balance beam, uneven bars, floor trampoline and vault. Kindergym is a parent interactive program.

This program is held at the Walkerton District Community School Double Gym on Wednesday nights. Please note that there will be several date changes as WDCS school pregames will take priority for the space.

Kindergym and Youth Gymnastics Program Information
DatesProgramsTimeCost

Wednesdays

September 27 to November 29

Kindergym 2 to 3 years

Youth 4 to 11 years

6:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

$70.00

$100.00

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Youth Acrobatic Dance

This class will focus on combining dance steps and combinations with free floor gymnastics.  This program is held at the Walkerton Community Centre on Monday nights.

Youth Acrobatic Dance Program Information
DatesAgeTimeCost

Mondays

September 25 to December 4

(No class on October 9 or November 13) 

4 to 7 years

8+ years

 

5:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

5:30 p.m. to 6:15 p.m.

 

$70.00 - 30 minute class

$100.00 - 45 minute class

 

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Youth Karate

RYUSEI KARATE DO is a traditional style of karate that combines punches, kicks, strikes and blocks typical of karate as well as throws, joints locks and pressure point tactics. Sensei Matt Mannerow is the instructor for this program. Visit www.greybrucekarate.ca for more information. This program is held at the Walkerton Community Centre. 

Youth Karate Program Information
DatesTimeCost

Tuesday and Thursdays

September 12 to December 21

 

7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. for 1.5 hour class

 

$105.00 1.5 hour class

 

Thursdays

September 14 to December 21

7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. for 1 hour class

 

$75.00 1 hour class

 

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Youth Cooking

Put on your chefs hat, roll up your sleeves and be prepared to measure, mix, stir, mash and best of all, eat! This program is held in the Walkerton District Community School Foods Room.

Youth Cooking Program Information
DatesAgesTimeCost

 Wednesdays

September 27 to November 1

9 to 12 

3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. $60.00

Wednesdays

November 8 to December 13 

 9 to 12

3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. $60.00

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St. John's Babysitters Course

Youth will learn everything they need to know to care for infants, toddlers and pre-schoolers, including first aid basics.  Each participant needs to bring a doll or teddy bear, a lunch and a pen.  Participants will receive an activity book, a full size certificate and a wallet size certificate. You can view the poster here.

 St. John's Babysitters Course - Program Information
DatesAgesTimeLocationCost
September 29

11 to 14

9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Walkerton Fire Hall $50.00
November 24

11 to 14

9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Walkerton Fire Hall $50.00

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PD Day Program

Throughout the 2016/2017 school year, Brockton Parks and Recreation Department will be offering full-day day camp on all Professional Activity Days.

P.D. Day  - Program Information
DatesAgesTimeLocationCost
September 29

J.K to Age 10

8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Walkerton Community Centre $30.00
October 27

J.K to Age 10

8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Walkerton Community Centre $30.00
November 24 J.K to Age 10 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Walkerton Community Centre $30.00

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