The NWTRPA and Crisis & Trauma Resource Institute will be offering a De-Escalating Potentially Violent Situations™ workshop instructed by Marnie Stickley, MSW, RSW in Yellowknife and Hay River.
workshop is designed to teach people to de-escalate potentially violent
situations through assertiveness and inte […]
In 2019, we are celebrating the 30th anniversary of the NWT Recreation and Parks Association by looking back at the people, events, programs, and projects that have made the NWTRPA what it is today. In our last post, we met the people who served as presidents of the NWTRPA from 2004 to today (we recognized the presidents from 1989 t […]
It’s back to school season and we have a LOT of great trainings coming up this September, including Fitness Leadership training—we can’t wait to see you there! Don’t rush out to buy your school supplies though, grab a cup of coffee or tea and read on to find out the who, what, where, when, and why.
Hay River AFLCA Aquatics […]
We are excited to announce our beautiful new logo for our newest program–Generations on the Move, which was originally called the Active Healthy Intergenerational Connections project. After some careful thought and collaboration during our forum with Elders and older adults in December, a new and shorter name was born! […]
In 2019, we’re celebrating the 30th anniversary of the NWT Recreation and Parks Association by looking back at the people, events, programs, and projects that have made the NWTRPA what it is today. In our last post, we met the people who served as presidents of the NWTRPA board from 1989 to 2004. In this post, we will introduce yo […]
With July upon us, June is Recreation and Parks Month (JRPM) has come to an end. We’re looking back on this year’s event and already looking forward to JRPM 2020.
École Boréale in Hay River celebrated Saint-Jean Baptiste Day with a Vive l’été (Welcome summer!) event, which included a water gun fight and BBQ. Pho […]
It’s hard to believe that our Intergenerational Photo Contest in collaboration with the NWT Seniors’ Society has already come and gone! Both organizations wanted to honour the value of connecting across all ages on June 1st, 2019 – Intergenerational Day. We had such a wonderful response, which truly impressed and excited us to see […]