Re Opening Plan

 The centre will re open starting Monday, September 14. We will slowly restart the programs that were in session before closing in March. Once we have delivered all sessions our new programs will start October ,November and January 2021. 

Facility Hours:
The centre will be opened for scheduled programs only and for participants that were enrolled in those programs. All other inquires can be made by phone 902-827-2700 or email 
Centre will be closed Aug 31-Sept 13.
Birthday Parties and Rentals: 

At this time we will not be hosting any parties or rentals. 
Programs not being delivered at this time:

Games Galore, Sports Basic, Teddy Bear Playschool, Behind The Curtain and Wednesday Play group. We will keep credits on file and hope to resume these programs starting January 2021.  

Dates & Time Programs & Classes: We are not accepting registrations in any children's programs at this time. Some fitness classes are allowing drop ins. 
Rocking The Ropes 6:15-7:30 pm Sept 14-Nov 2. No class Oct 12 . Class is Full 
Hip Hop Dance 5:30-6:30 pm Sept 14-Oct 26 No Class Oct 12 Class is Full 
Jazz 6:40-7:40 pm Sept 14- Oct 26 No Class Oct 12  Class is Full 
Broadway Bound 6:15-7:30 pm Nov 9- Dec 7  Class is Full 
Iron Circuit 8:30 am -9:30 am Sept 15-29 Drop in allowed please call day of class  to confirm. Senior $6.50/Adults $7.50
After School Tumbling 4:30-6 pm Sept 15-Dec 1  Class is Full  
Yoga 7-8 pm Sept 15-Nov 17 Drop in allowed please call day of class  to confirm. Senior $6.50/Adults $7.50
Zumba 7:30-8:30 pm Sept 16-Nov 25 Drop in allowed please call day of class  to confirm. Senior $6.50/Adults $7.50
 Iron Circuit 8:30-9:30 am Sept 17-Oct 1 Drop in allowed please call day of class  to confirm. Senior $6.50/Adults $7.50
All Level Yoga 10:15-11:15 am Sept 17-Dec 10 Drop in allowed please call day of class  to confirm. Senior $6.50/Adults $7.50
Tiny Tumblers 5-5:30 pm Sept 17- Dec 3  Class is Full 
Tyro Tumblers 6-7 pm Sept 17- Dec 3  Class is Full 
Pedal & Pump 6:15-7 pm Sept 24- Dec 10- No Drop ins 
Introducing Fun Fridays 6-8:30 pm Ages 5+ Cost $ 10 per child.
Each Friday night will have a theme. All our games ,activities, and dancing will be 6 feet social distancing.

October 2~ Blast from the Past. 50's,60's,70's,80's. Kids can dress in the era they like and spend the night learning all the best dance moves.
October 16~Trivia night. Play different games such as Kahoot and family Feud
 October 23~ World Travel. Games and activities from around the world. Learn fun cool facts about new places.
October 30~ Halloween Party. Dress up in your costume and have a fun filled spooky night of games and activities.
To Register: Please call the centre 902-827-2700. Limited availability . NO REFUNDS

Saturday Dance Classes * All classes start September 19 -October 24. No Class October 10 and September 26 is Photo Day.
8:45-9:45 am Modern Step Class is Full 
10-10:30 Creative Movement ( one parent in class with child) Class is Full 
10:45-11:30 am Hip Hop Basics Class is Full 
11:45-12:30 pm Pre- Ballet & Tap Class is Full 
12:45-1:45 Ballet Class is Full 
2-3 pm Contemporary Class is Full 
All classes and programs are subject to changes due to COVID 19 and Public Health Guidelines.
Our Procedures:
  • Only participants registered for programs are allowed except those classes that allow drop ins. 
  • Parents waiting for children are asked to do so curbside.
  • Everyone must wear a mask into centre and in all common spaces such as washroom and hallway. Once in program mask can be removed. 
  • Must sign COVID questionnaire and waiver each time entering the centre.
  • Must maintain 6 feet ( 2 meters) social distance.
  • All classes and programs will be 6 feet ( 2 meters) apart social distance.
  • Must come to class/program  ready to go with all clothing, water bottle and shoes.
  • Must exist centre immediately after class.
  • No changing room available at this time. 
  • Our water is not drinkable please have your water bottle filled with water.Water is for sale at desk.  


The Lake & Shore Community Recreation Centre is run as a municipally-owned, volunteer operated (MOVO) facility. The Lake & Shore Community Recreation Society is a non-profit organization created to allow for community-based management of the HRSB owned/HRM leased recreation center built as an annex to Porters Lake Elementary School .The Recreation Centre opened in September, 2011

Lake & Shore Community Recreation Centre
40 Inspiration Drive
Porters Lake, NS

Phone: (902) 827-2700
Fax: (902) 827-2754