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Recreation Programs & Schedules

Browse through the headings and documents below to find a drop-in or registered program. There's something for all ages and abilities.


How to Register for a Program?
Please register for programs in person at

Parks & Recreation Office
1085 Front Street (2nd Floor Water Front Building)

For more information, please contact us at

Parks & Recreation Services
Phone: 993-7400 ext 299
Email: recreation@cityofdawson.ca


Fall is here! We are keen for another season of programs. Have a read through our  Activity Guide & Newsletter to see what the Parks & Recreation Department has to offer.

There will be more programs coming available which are not included in the guide. Information on these programs can be found under the Pop Up Recreation Program section below. You can also subscribe to our E-News to have the information delivered straight to your email! 

Registration Day opened October 8th, 2019. Our programs tend to fill up quickly so we always recommend registering as soon as registration day opens.

Programs that Still Have Space Available

  • Programs are Full

Cross Country Ski Rentals:

We will be starting ski rentals Friday, November 22nd. 1:00-4:00.

For more information contact us

by phone 867-993-7400 ext. 299
by email recreation@cityofdawson.ca

Cross Country Ski Trails:

To download a trail map or for more information visit Klondike Active Transport and Trails Society website or
visit www.trailforks.com

ARENA DROP IN PROGRAMS
  • Drop-In Shinny
  • Early-Bird Skate
  • Fitness Skate
  • Family Sticks n' Skates
  • Public Skating
  • Shaky Legs
  • Sticks & Skates
Dates, Time, Program Description, and Arena Passes:
Please refer to our Art & Margaret Fry Recreation Centre Schedule (scroll to bottom of page for current schedule)

AGES: 5 AND UNDER 

OPEN GYM
RSS Gymnasium
Sundays, 10:30 -11:45am

AGES: YOUTH

YOUTH CENTRE OPEN GYM
RSS Gymnasium
Fridays, 7:30 - 9:30pm
Saturdays, 6:15 - 9:00pm


AGES: 14+

CRICKET

RSS Gymnasium
Sundays, 4:30 - 6:30pm

ZUMBA 10$ drop in / $70 for 10 punch pass
RSS Gymnasium
Wednesdays, 5:15 - 6:15pm

AGES: 16 +

MEDIEVAL KNIGHTS
Minto Park Concession
Saturdays, 2:00 - 4:00pm

ALL AGES

CHESS CLUB
Parkside Program Room @ Minto Park
Sundays, 1:00 - 3:00pm
Kids under 10 must be accompanied by a person 16+
Beginners Welcome

TABLE TENNIS
RSS Gymnasium
Sundays, 4:30 - 8:30pm

SANTA SKATE
Join us for a snack and skate with Santa!
Art & Margaret Fry Recreation Centre
Sunday, December 22, 1:00 - 3:00pm

AGES: FAMILY

FAMILY BADMINTON

RSS Gymnasium
Mondays, 6:30 - 8:00pm

FAMILY PLAYGROUP
Introduce your child to active learning through play 
Runs Oct 21st to Dec 9th (no class on Nov.11th)
Trinkie Zho Daycare
Mondays, 10:00 - 11:30 am

FAMILY DJ SKATE NIGHT
Art & Margaret Fry Recreation Centre
Friday, November 29th, 6:30 - 8:00pm

FAMILY GAMES NIGHT
Minto Park Concession
Friday, December 20th, 6:30 - 8:00pm

AGES: ADULT

BASKETBALL
RSS Gymnasium
Mondays, 8:00 - 9:30pm

SOCCER
RSS Gymnasium
Tuesdays, 8:30 - 10:00pm
Thursdays, 8:00 - 9:30pm

VOLLEYBALL
RSS Gymnasium
Tuesdays, 7:00 - 8:00pm

WOMENS VOLLEYBALL
RSS Gymnasium
Saturdays, 4:00 - 6:00pm

AGES: 55+

CARDS & CONVERSATION
Join your friends for coffee or tea, cards, board games & conversation.
Runs Oct. 25th - Nov. 29th 
Legion Hall
Fridays, 1:00 - 3:00pm
Rides available.
For more information Contact the Rec Dept @867-993-7400 Ext. 299

Pop-up recreation programs are special events that are not available through the Activity Guide. These programs may be seasonal activities, or just something new or interesting we thought you might like! Watch this section for exciting pop-up recreation opportunities all year long! You can also subscribe to our E-News to have the information delivered straight to your email!

ARENA 
Art & Margaret Fry Recreation Centre - 1054 4th Avenue

Schedule: Please refer to the Art & Margaret Fry Recreation Centre Schedule (see below for current schedule).

Passes: Passes are available for purchase at 
  • the Art & Margaret Fry Recreation Centre, or
  • the Parks & Recreation Office located at 1085 Front Street (2nd Floor Water Front Building), or

FITNESS CENTRE
1085 Front Street
1st Floor, Water Front Building

Schedule: 
Open Monday to Sunday, 5:00am - 9:30pm

Passes: Passes are available for purchase at the Parks & Recreation Office located
1085 Front Street, 2nd Floor, Water Front Building.

$ 7 / Day Pass
$ 35 / Month Pass
$ 88 / 3-Month Pass
$165 / 6-Month Pass
$320/ Year Pass
10% discount with proof of living within city limits.

RSS GYMNASIUM
5th Avenue at Robert Service School

Schedule:

Please refer to the RSS Gymnasium Schedule (see below for current schedule).

The Parks & Recreation Department schedules the community use of the school gym.  

SWIMMING POOL SCHEDULE
Closed for the Season and will re-open in Spring 2020.