Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources and Information

Many services listed in our Community Recreation Database ( / NS Trails Guide have reduced hours or are currently closed to the public. We advise that you call ahead to confirm services / trails are open and available before attending in person.

Follow Public Health guidelines for the county you are in.  Always wear a mask in public, including outdoors where physical distancing cannot be maintained.

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Organization / Program Name(s)Located In
49 Cornwallis Street, Heritage SiteLunenburg
Acadian Shores Interpretive and Geocaching TourYarmouth (town)
Afrikan Canadian Heritage and Friendship CentreGuysborough
Afterglow Art FestivalBridgewater
Alexander Society for Inclusive ArtsKings County (NS)
Amherst Artisan GalleryAmherst
Annapolis & District Drama GroupAnnapolis Royal
Annual Parrsboro Film FestivalParrsboro
Antigonish Arts HouseAntigonish, NS
Antigonish Farmers MarketAntigonish, NS
Antigonish Heritage MuseumAntigonish, NS
Antigonish Town & County Library: the People's Place Library, Pictou-Antigonish Regional LibraryAntigonish, NS
Archelaus Smith Historical SocietyMunicipality of the District Barrington
Archelaus Smith MuseumMunicipality of the District Barrington
Argyle Abuptic FestivalLower Argyle
Argyle Township Court House and ArchivesTusket
Art BasicsBridgewater
Art Classes & Seminars, Windsor Recreation DepartmentWindsor
Art Classes Open House, Windsor Recreation DepartmentWindsor
Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Western Branch in YarmouthYarmouth (town)
Art Lab Studios and GalleryParrsboro
Art Sessions, 50+Kentville
Art Workshops with Gene, 50+Kentville
ArtCan Gallery and CafeCanning
ARTsPLACE Gallery, Annapolis Region Community Arts Council (ARCAC)Annapolis Royal
Aspotogan Arts & CraftsNorthwest Cove
Aspotogan Heritage TrustHubbards
Athenaeum Society of Nova ScotiaHubbards
Attic PaintersTruro
Avon River Arts Society, A community of Artists and ArtisansNewport Landing
Avon River Heritage SocietyAvondale
Baddeck Public LibraryBaddeck
Barrington Woolen MillMunicipality of the District Barrington
Basement TheatreShelburne (town of)
Basic Spirit Fine Craft and Gift GalleryPugwash
Bijou de l’Acadie Cultural Immersion ExperienceWest Pubnico
Black Loyalist Heritage Society, Black Loyalist Heritage CentreEastern Shelburne County
Boardmore TheatreSydney
Bon Portage Island lighthouseMunicipality of the District Barrington
Boxwood Festival & Workshop, Music & dance workshops for children, teens, and adultsLunenburg
Bridgewater Farmers MarketBridgewater
Bridgewater Photographic SocietyLaHave
Bridgewater United Church, Children's ProgrammingBridgewater
Cape Breton Centre for Craft & DesignSydney
Cape Breton University Art GalleryCape Breton Regional Municipality
Cape Negro Island LighthouseCape Negro
Cape Roseway LighthouseMcNutts Island
Cape Sable Historical SocietyMunicipality of the District Barrington
Cape Sable LighthouseMunicipality of the District Barrington
Carter Island Lighthouse, Carter's LightLockeport
Carve a Wooden SpoonDayspring
CBRM Fun Van ProgramSydney
Celtic Music Interpretive CentreJudique
CentreStage TheatreKentville
Chapel Hill Museum & Sea TowerMunicipality of the District Barrington
Charlesville Lighthouse, Pubnico Harbour LighthouseMunicipality of the District Barrington
Chedabucto Place Performance CentreGuysborough
Chester Art Centre, Chester Art CentreChester
Chester Drama SocietyChester
Chester Municipal Heritage Society, Chester Train StationChester
Chester Seaside Farmer & Artisans Market AssociationChester
Chez Deslauriers, Pomquet Development SocietyPomquet, Antigonish County
Church Mouse Players, Drama GroupOxford
Clark's Harbour MonumentsClark's Harbour (town of)
Clay Cafe Truro, Paint your own Pottery StudioTruro
Colchester Annual Art Acquisition ProgramColchester County
Colchester Heritage Rug HookersTruro
Coming Home to Brookfield, Annual EventBrookfield
Comunn Feis an EileinChristmas Island
County Crafters, Kings County Family Resource CentreKentville
Cox's Historic Shipyard & WarehouseShelburne (town of)
Creative Pictou CountyPictou County
Crombie House Art GalleryNew Glasgow
Crystal Clear MusicNew Glasgow
Dalbrae AcademySouthwest Mabou
Dance ConXionColdbrook
Dayle's Grand MarketAmherst
Deanne Fitzpatrick Rug Hooking StudioAmherst
DesBrisay MuseumBridgewater
DesBrisay Museum, Friends of DesBrisay MuseumBridgewater
Dorian Hall Academy of Performing ArtsWindsor
Down to Earth Art GalleryAntigonish, NS
East Mountain Ranch, Gallery and WorkshopEast Mountain
Edible Art CafeNew Minas
Evangeline Artists' CooperativeWolfville
Explore ArtBridgewater
Festival of Dance Annapolis Royal, FODARAnnapolis Royal
Firefighters’ Museum of Nova ScotiaYarmouth (town)
Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic, and WharfLunenburg
Fisherman's Cove - Bus TripsBridgewater
Fishermens' Memorial, Lunenburg Seamen’s ServiceLunenburg
Floral Design ClassKentville
Flower Design PartyBridgewater
Fort Point Lighthouse ParkLiverpool
Fort Point MuseumLaHave
Fort St. Louis, National Historic SiteMunicipality of the District Barrington
Fresh Air FilmsBridgewater
Friday Afternoon Market In The Park, LockeportLockeport
German Band ConcertLunenburg
Glasgow Square TheatreNew Glasgow
Grace Jollymore Joyce Arts CentreTatamagouche
Great Scarecrow Festival and Antique FairMahone Bay
Gull Rock LighthouseLockeport
Halifax & Southwestern Railway MuseumLunenburg
Hank Snow Home Town Museum, Annual Hank Snow Tribute (Music Festival)Liverpool
Hants County ExhibitionWest Hants
Harmony Bazaar Festival of Women & SongLockeport
Image Makers Photography ClubTruro
J. C. Williams Dory ShopShelburne (town of)
Joy Laking GalleryBass River
Kentville Multicultural FairKentville
Kentville Pumpkin People Festival, Harvest FestivalKentville
King's Orange RangersLiverpool
Knaut-Rhuland House MuseumLunenburg
La Picasse Centre Communautaire CulturelPetit-de-Grat
La Societe Historique Acadienne de Pubnico-Ouest, Acadian Historical Society of West PubnicoWest Pubnico
Lahave Islands Marine Museum, Lahave Islands Marine Museum SocietyLaHave Islands
Le Village historique acadien de la Nouvelle-ÉcosseLower West Pubnico
Little School MuseumLockeport
Liverpool International Theatre FestivalLiverpool
Lordly House Museum, Lordly ParkChester
Lunenburg AcademyLunenburg
Lunenburg Art GalleryLunenburg
Lunenburg County Lifestyle Centre, LCLCBridgewater
Lunenburg Farmers MarketLunenburg
Lunenburg Festival of CraftsLunenburg
Lunenburg Folk Harbour Festival, Lunenburg Folk Harbour SocietyLunenburg
Lunenburg Foundation for the Arts - LFALunenburg
Lunenburg Heritage House Tour, Lunenburg Heritage SocietyLunenburg
Lunenburg Heritage SocietyLunenburg
Lunenburg Opera House, TheatreLunenburg
Lunenburg Photo ClubLunenburg
Lunenburg Remembrance Day ServiceLunenburg
Lunenburg Street Festival & Art WalkLunenburg
Lunenburg Wooden Boat ReunionLunenburg
Mahone Bay Area Farmer's MarketMahone Bay
Mahone Bay CentreMahone Bay
Mahone Bay Centre, 2nd Floor GalleryMahone Bay
Mahone Bay Centre, Life DrawingMahone Bay
Mahone Bay Centre, LifewritingMahone Bay
Mahone Bay Centre, PrintmakersMahone Bay
Mahone Bay Museum, Mahone Bay Founders SocietyMahone Bay
Margaree Highland GamesMargaree Valley
Marigold Cultural CentreTruro
Marigold Guild of Needle Arts, A Chapter of the Embroiderers' Association of CanadaTruro
Maritime Concert Opera SocietyLunenburg
Maritime Fiddlers AssociationFalmouth
Maritime MosaicAmherst
Mastodon Ridge, Visitor Information Centre/ Winding River Art GalleryStewiacke
Mermaid Imperial Performing Arts Centre, MIPACWindsor
Mermaid Theatre of Nova ScotiaWindsor
Mersey Heritage SocietyLiverpool
Mira Ferry Community FairAlbert Bridge
Mrs. Pugsley's Emporium Inc.Amherst
Musée des Acadiens des Pubnicos & Research Center, Acadian Museum and research centerWest Pubnico
Music for Young ChildrenKentville
New Germany Area Promotion SocietyNew Germany
New Glasgow Public Library, Pictou-Antigonish Regional LibraryNew Glasgow
New Glasgow's Art at NightNew Glasgow
Nicholsville RugratsNicholsville
North Mountain Cultural & Recreation AssociationMarble Mountain
Northumberland Arts Council Fraser Cultural CentreTatamagouche
Nova Scotia Community College Truro CampusTruro
Nova Scotia Fibre Arts FestivalAmherst
Nova Scotia Folk Art FestivalLunenburg
NovelTea Bookstore Cafe, EventsTruro
Old Meeting House MuseumBarrington
Osprey Arts Centre, Performing Arts Theatre & Lobby GalleryShelburne (town of)
Oxford Riverside GalleryOxford
Paint the Town, 21st Annual Outdoor Painting FestivalAnnapolis Royal
Painting Classes and Workshops, Windsong Studio & GalleryAylesford
Parkdale-Maplewood Community MuseumBarss Corner
Parks Canada BioBlitz, Kejimkujik National Park and National Historic SiteMaitland Bridge
Parrsboro CreativeParrsboro
Pearl TheatreLunenburg
Pictou Public Library & Innovation Centre, Pictou-Antigonish Regional LibraryPictou
Pins & Needles, Centreville Community HallCentreville (Kings Co.)
Plein Air Artists Annapolis ValleyAnnapolis Valley Region
Port Hastings Historical SocietyPort Hastings
Portrait PhotographyBridgewater
Pottery and Ceramic Art, with Tracy HorsmanNewtonville
Pottery ClassesHall's Harbour
Prince of Wales Historic DancersShelburne (town of)
Privateer Days, Privateer Days CommissionLiverpool
Queens Arts Council Society, Queens Arts CouncilLiverpool
Queens County Farmers' MarketQueens County (NS)
Queens County Historical SocietyLiverpool
Quick As A Wink Theatre SocietyWindsor
Quick As A Wink Theatre Society, Youth Summer Theatre CampsWindsor
Ragged Islands Historical SocietyLockeport
Raina McDonald - Artist + Yoga InstructorPictou
Red Clay EconomyUpper Economy
Red Sky GalleryAntigonish, NS
River John Public Library & Innovation Centre, Pictou-Antigonish Regional LibraryRiver John
Ross Creek Centre for the ArtsCanning
Ross Farm MuseumNew Ross
Ross Thomson House & Store MuseumShelburne (town of)
Rug Hooking, Brickton Community HallBrickton
Rug Hooking, Windermere Community HallWindermere
Rug Hooking GroupKingsport
Sable River Heritage CommitteeSable River
Salle Père-Maurice-LeBlanc TheatreTusket
Sara Bonnyman PotteryTatamagouche
Savoy TheatreGlace Bay
Seal Island LighthouseSeal Island
Seaside Heritage CenterCape Sable Island
Shag Harbour Incident Society Museum, UFO MuseumShag Harbour
Shelburne Association Supporting Inclusion, SASI, Beech Street StudiosLockeport
Shelburne County Archives and Genealogical SocietyShelburne (town of)
Shelburne County Arts CouncilShelburne (town of)
Shelburne County MuseumShelburne (town of)
Shelburne Re-enactment AssociationShelburne (town of)
Shelburne's Historic Waterfront - Museums by the SeaShelburne (town of)
Show Case Dance Studio, Ballet/ Jazz/ TapTruro
Société Touristique Bon Temps d'ArgyleTusket
Society of Fibre Arts of the Annapolis River, SOFAARAnnapolis Royal
South Shore Bluegrass Music AssociationNew Canada
South Shore Multicultural AssociationSouth Shore Region
South Shore PlayersLunenburg
South Shore Public Libraries, Alean Freeman Library, GreenfieldGreenfield (Queens Co.)
South Shore Public Libraries, Lunenburg LibraryLunenburg
South Shore Public Libraries, Margaret Hennigar Public Library, BridgewaterBridgewater
South Shore Public Libraries, Outreach Services, Mobile LibraryBridgewater
South Shore Public Libraries, Thomas H. Raddall Library, LiverpoolLiverpool
South Shore Scottish Country DancersMahone Bay
Spellbound by Nature Online KitAntigonish County
Stellarton Public Library, Pictou-Antigonish Regional LibraryStellarton
StFX Art GalleryAntigonish, NS
Stoddard Island Lighthouse, Emerald Isle LighthouseShag Harbour
Strathspey Performing Arts CentreMabou
Strokes of Colour Art StudioPictou
Sugar Moon Farm & Wildlife Park - Bus TripsBridgewater
Summerville Lantern FestivalSummerville (West Hants)
Sunflowers, Sunshine & Winery Tour - Bus TripsBridgewater
Ten Days in OctoberParrsboro
The Alderwood Walking TrackBaddeck
The Ark, Lunenburg County Association for the Specially ChallengedBridgewater
The Artists Circle of the Annapolis ValleyAnnapolis Valley Region
The Astor Theatre, Astor Theatre SocietyLiverpool
The Blockhouse School ProjectBlockhouse
The Bread GalleryBrooklyn (West Hants)
The Chester Playhouse Theatre, Chester Theatre Council SocietyChester
The Clayground Studio, Paint-it-yourself Pottery StudioWolfville
The Fisherman's MemorialClark's Harbour (town of)
The Hatfield House, Culinary ExperiencesTusket
The Horton GalleryPugwash
The Old Confidence Lodge, Studio and StageRiverport
The Perkins House MuseumLiverpool
The Pipers Guild, Your Scotian Music ConnectionChester Basin
The Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo - Bus TripsBridgewater
The Rug Hooking Guild of Nova ScotiaNova Scotia
The Rug Hooking Guild of Nova Scotia, South Shore BranchBridgewater
The Salvages, LighthouseCape Negro
The South Shore ChoraleBridgewater
The Stone ChurchClark's Harbour (town of)
The Yarmouth Arts Regional Council, Th'YARCYarmouth (town)
The Yarmouth Waterfront GalleryYarmouth (town)
Theatre AuditionsYarmouth (town)
Thomas Raddall Research CentreLiverpool
Thrown Together Pottery and ArtTruro
Town and Country Quilters GuildPort Williams
Town of Truro Art Acquisition ProgramTruro
Treasures of Mahone BayMahone Bay
Trenton Public Library, Pictou-Antigonish Regional LibraryTrenton
Truro Art SocietyTruro
Truro One Act Play FestivalTruro
Two Planks and a PassionCanning
Two Planks and a Passion, VolunteerCanning
Visual Voice Fine Art, Art GalleryTruro
W. Laurence Sweeney Fisheries MuseumYarmouth (town)
Wedgeport Sport Tuna Fishing Museum and Interpretive CentreLower Wedgeport
We'koqma'q Mikmaw SchoolWe'koqma'q
West Head LighthouseCape Sable Island
Western Counties Military MuseumBarrington
Westville Public Library & Innovation Centre, Pictou-Antigonish Regional LibraryWestville
White Rabbit Arts FestivalUpper Economy
Wildlife Carvers and Artists Association (Colchester Chapter)Colchester County
Wile Carding Mill MuseumBridgewater
Winds of ChangeLiverpool
Woods Harbour LighthouseCentral Woods Harbour
Yarmouth Art SocietyYarmouth (town)
Yarmouth CenotaphYarmouth (town)
Yarmouth County Museum and ArchivesYarmouth (town)
Yarmouth Korean War MemorialYarmouth (town)
Yarmouth Town and County Sports Hall of FameYarmouth (town)
Yarmouth Wesleyan ChurchYarmouth (town)
Youth Summer Theatre CampYarmouth (town)