Recreation

Recreation

Ballfield

Located at 64 Spencer’s Cove Road, the enclosed field is open from spring to fall for recreation uses such as baseball, softball, soccer and recreation programs.

Card Games

Takes place every Monday night at the Rec Centre, 64 Spencer’s Cove Road from 8:00 pm – 9:30pm. All ages are welcome and the cost is $3.00 per person. For more information please contact Chrissy Dunphy by telephone at (709) 463-8071.

Dog Park

Located behind the playground at 50A Spencer’s Cove Road, this enclosed area is reserved for dog owners to allow their canines to run and play off-leash. The Town asks that you respect the rules of the dog park which are posted at the entrance.

Fog Festival

Each July, the Recreation Committee hosts the annual Fog Festival on a Saturday which consists of children and family activities at the ballfield in the day and an adult concert at the outdoor rink in the evening. There a variety of concessions throughout the day and night and a fireworks display in the evening.

Kid’s Nights

Takes place every second Tuesday night at the Rec Centre, 64 Spencer’s Cove Road from 6:00pm7:30pm. The cost is $2.00 per child and this program is designed for kids Grade 4 and under. For more information please contact Charmane Slade by telephone at (709) 463-0267

Playground

The playground is located at 50A Spencer’s Cove Road and is open to children from the spring to the fall. There is a variety of playground equipment designed for all ages to explore and play with.

Outdoor Rink

Located at 64 Spencer’s Cove Road, the enclosed rink is open year-round for recreation uses such as ice skating, ice hockey, ball hockey, basketball and recreation programs. In the winter, a heated warm-up hut is located next to the rink to allow users to put on their skates in a heated shelter.

Rec Centre

Located at 64 Spencer’s Cove Road, the Rec Centre is open year-round for recreation uses such as card games, kids nights, teens nights, and recreation programs. The building includes a pool table, satellite television, folding tables, chairs, wi-fi internet, kitchen and washrooms and can be used for a variety of events such as birthday parties, meetings and gatherings. To book the Rec Centre for an event, please contact the Town Office by telephone at (709) 463-2323 or via email at townofarnoldscove@nf.aibn.com.

Sliding Hill

The Sliding Hill is located at 50A Spencer’s Cove Road between the playground and the outdoor rink. It is open to residents in the winter and can be used once there is enough snow for sliding.

Summer Program

Every summer, the Town provides a summer recreation program for kids in the community for six weeks, Monday’s to Thursday from 10:00am to 3:00pm. The program includes indoor activities, outdoor activities, sports, craft making, learning events and field trips. Registration and the costs for events vary so please contact the Town Office by telephone at (709) 463-2323 or via email at townofarnoldscove@nf.aibn.com.

Teens Night

Usually takes place every Saturday night at the Rec Centre, 64 Spencer’s Cove Road from 7:00pm11:00pm. There is no cost and this program is designed for kids Grade 5 to Grade 12. For more information please contact Pamela Best by telephone at (709) 463-0056.