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Halifax Parks & Recreation
Official account for hfx municipal Parks & Recreation. Tweets abt programs, services, closures/cancellations, beaches + more! 902.490.6666 for info
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Dartmouth Sportsplex Jun 21
Today is , and it has us thinking about how proud we are to feature 's art in our new facility. Here's an example of a public art piece he created in 2017.
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Halifax Parks & Recreation Jun 20
Replying to @oneredcatmedia @hfxgov
We just got word that it should be operational now! - MJP
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Halifax Parks & Recreation Jun 20
Replying to @oneredcatmedia @hfxgov
Hi there! Unfortunately, we had a mechanical issue today but mechanics are on site now. Isleville will generally be open M-F 3-7pm and Saturday & Sunday from 10am-7pm until June 30 (hours change again on July 1). - MJP
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Halifax Parks & Recreation Jun 20
Splash Pads (with the exception of the Halifax Commons) are open! Visit our website for the full schedule.
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Halifax Parks & Recreation Jun 19
A new outdoor library, renovated landscape, and new play areas are reasons to celebrate! Join us at Community Centre and Library on June 29.
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Halifax Parks & Recreation Jun 19
A few plants didn't fare well over the winter - we're hoping to have someone come in to replant soon! - MJP
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Halifax Parks & Recreation Jun 17
Replying to @meredithiggins
That’s our goal! We have another plant lined up for next month :)
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hfxgov Jun 15
The Summer Sunday Concert Series has returned for the season. The free concerts are held in the Public Garden Bandstand every Sunday from 2-4 p.m. and run until September 23. Visit for a list of performances.
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Halifax Parks & Recreation Jun 15
Replying to @SmrtCanuck
If we were to describe it in a gif... (but now that the bloom has died back, no smell remains!)
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Halifax Parks & Recreation Jun 15
Meet the Voodoo Lily, our ! Native to Indonesia, it blooms with a large flower that has a strong scent. When the flower dies back, a single stem and leaf grow to produce a fruit at the base. Visit it in Victoria Park and the Public Gardens!
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Halifax Libraries Jun 15
Let the shows begin. Our new outdoor library and play area at is ready to hit "play" on a summer of fun. On June 29, celebrate with us:
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Halifax Parks & Recreation Jun 14
All ball diamonds and sports fields are closed this evening due to weather (with the exception of a few all-weather facilities). More information:
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Halifax Parks & Recreation Jun 13
Replying to @hfxrec
EDIT - Phone number is 902-490-6666
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Halifax Parks & Recreation Jun 12
Registration is now open for swimming lessons at the Cole Harbour Outdoor Pool! Register online or call 902-490-666
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Steve Craig Jun 11
Please spread the word to our youth. FriendZone will be at the Sackville Library this evening from 6pm to 8pm for a ice cream sundae bar.
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Halifax Parks & Recreation Jun 11
Hi! Usually beginning of July for both the Splash Pad and the Outdoor Pools. A bit weather dependent, but we'll post the official date closer to! - MJP
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Halifax Parks & Recreation Jun 11
Thanks for joining us! Looks like everyone had fun. - MJP
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Halifax Parks & Recreation Jun 8
We're offering a Hike and Bike program at Hubbards Recreation Centre! Register your child today.
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Halifax Parks & Recreation Jun 8
Happening tomorrow - Join us at the Emera Oval from 11am-2pm for free recreation fun!
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hfxgov Jun 7
The Agave has grown almost 2 feet in recent weeks. With warmer temperatures expected, our horticulturalist says the plant may still flower. Visit the Halifax Public Gardens today!
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