The City of Yorkton offers a variety of recreation and leisure programs for residents of all ages to participate in. Each program is offered throughout the year at various facilities. To see when activities and events are taking place, visit our Community Calendar.

Aquatic programs

We offer a variety of aquatic programs through our Access Water Park, located in the Gallagher Centre.

View our Aquatic Programs

Fitness programs

 Yoga

Yoga is a form of exercise that focuses on spiritual and physical aspects of the body. Yoga incorporates breathing, exercise and mediation to aid in the improvement of overall health and happiness. There are many different forms of Yoga that can assist in improving your overall health:
  • Flow yoga
  • Restorative yoga
  • Qi gong
  • Yin yoga

All yoga programs are offered at the Godfrey Dean Cultural Centre, in the Programming room on the main level. Registration can be done online by selecting the register button below.

REGISTER ONLINE

For more information, email or call 306-786-1750.

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 Boot camp

Fitness boot camps are for anyone and everyone and can be adapted to suit your own personal fitness level and goals. This program, run by a certified fitness instructor, will guide you through a variety of different workouts during every class.

Boot camp programs are offered at the Gloria Hayden Community Centre. Registration can be done online by selecting the register button below.

REGISTER ONLINE

For more information, email or call 306-786-1750.

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Lifestyle programs

Subscribe to this page or visit our Community Calendar for updates as we are continuing to develop new programs for you.

Summer programs

S-CAPE is our summer program based on culture, arts and physically active experiences. We provide a safe, positive, energetic program and environment that incorporates sports, culture, arts, recreation, and leadership components for children and youth between the ages of 6 and 12. Based primarily out of the Gloria Hayden Community Centre, S-CAPE meets at many locations throughout the city to allow your child or children to experience everything Yorkton has to offer.

Registration for S-CAPE opens on the last Wednesday of March of each year. Registration online is available by selecting the button below.

Register Online

For more information, please email or call 306-786-1750.

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Memorial & commemorative bench program

Commemorative benches are available for purchase in recognition of a loved one. Benches are installed in the cemetery, parks and on pathways. Commemoration plaques will be placed on benches that are currently in place. Under special circumstances, commemorations can be installed at other locations in the city.

 

 Memorial benches
  • Memorial benches are designated for the City of Yorkton Cemetery.
  • Each bench will accommodate 8 memorial plaques at the size of 2.5 inches by 5 inches, stainless steel plaque.
  • A memorial plaque can be purchased at the cost of $250.00
  • No set character limit or font sized style
 Commemorative benches
  • Standard steel bench and plaque
    • $3,500.00 includes the purchase of the bench and stainless steel plaque
    • Plaque size: 4.75 inches by 2.75 inches
    • Decorative garbage can will be placed beside the bench
  • Benches can be placed in any city park, greenspace or pathway.
 Application process 
 

To begin the application process, please complete our online request form. We will be in touch with you soon after to finalize your request.

Online bench application

Allotment gardens

Please view our Allotment Gardens page for information on how to lease a space.