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Try free activities during Kingston Gets Active in September
August 28, 2017 -
The City of Kingston is one of many community organizations offering FREE activities in September as part of Kingston Gets Active Month.
"Finding a new ways to get active is what Kingston Gets Active Month is all about. Discover a new sport, explore your active living options and have free fun with family and friends," says Caroline Livingston, assistant supervisor, recreation programs.
Kingston Gets Active month activities include cheerleading, martial arts, cycling, swimming, Pilates, kickboxing and skateboarding. While all the activities are free, some require participants to RSVP, so it is a good idea to plan ahead.
From Sept. 1 to 30, explore the free community-offered activities at www.KingstonGetsActive.ca or "Like" Kingston Gets Active on Facebook to receive daily updates on free activities being offered.
Grade 5 and 9 students are reminded that their ActivPass offers them free access to City recreational facilities all year long. To get in, Grade 5 students can show their ActivPass and Grade 9 students can show their student identification card.
Kingston Gets Active increases awareness of and access to physical activities in Kingston, which seeks to improve the quality of sport and physical activity in Kingston. Find out more at www.KingstonGetsActive.ca.
About the City of Kingston
The City of Kingston provides municipal services to 125,000 residents living in this visually stunning, historic city, often ranked one of the best places to live in Canada. Kingston is focusing on being smart and livable as it pursues its vision to become Canada's most sustainable city. We focus on environmental responsibility, social equity, economic health and cultural vitality –ensuring that today's decisions don't compromise our future. Please visit www.CityofKingston.ca and join the conversation on social media.
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