Thrive! January 2017

Thrive! and  the Town of Wolfville are providing FREE public swims and use of the indoor running / walking track at Acadia. January 15th - March 26th, 2017.

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Town of Wolfville MPS Review Housing Forum

Mark your calendar because the Town of Wolfville will be holding a public event on the evening of Thursday, January 19th that we would love for you to attend!  

You are invited to attend a panel event where housing related issues will be discussed, particularly related to affordable housing, age friendly community design, regulation of boarding house and how we accommodate all in our communities.  This interactive panel is composed of experts who will be discussing these key topic and will be taking questions from the public.

Housing is one of the top of mind issues for residents. Come out and be a part of the discussion.  

We look forward to seeing you there! Please RSVP here.  

Where: Sheldon L. Fountain Learning Commons, 26 Crowell Drive, Acadia University Campus, Wolfville, NS

When: Thursday, January 19th from 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

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Snowshoeing the Wolfville Watershed Nature Preserve 2017!

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Each Sunday at 1:30, beginning January 8th through February, join Mayor Jeff Cantwell, Deputy Mayor Carl Oldham and former Councillor David Mangle on a snowshoeing excursion through the Wolfville Watershed Nature Preserve on Forest Hill Road!

A limited number of showshoes will be available for beginners or those without. Please fill-out this form to reserve your pair.

Holiday Office Hours

Town Offices will close on Friday, December 23, 2016 at 12 noon and reopen on Tuesday, January 3, 2017 at 8:30 am.  

 Public works emergencies can be directed to 902-698-1752

Early Closure - Thursday, December 22, 2016

The Town of Wolfville will be closing Municipal Buildings at 12:00pm, Thursday, December 22, 2016

Have a safe and Happy Holiday Season

January 1, 2017 New Year's Levee Invitation

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Wolfville Municipal Offices - Delayed Opening, Friday Dec 16

All municipal offices in Wolfville will be delayed opening until 12:00pm, Friday, December 16 due to inclement weather

Citizen Satisfaction Survey Report

View the   Citizen Satisfaction Survey Report  or  Summary of Key Findings

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Schools to Reopen Tuesday

Public schools will reopen Tuesday December 6. Please note that all Town of Wolfville after school programs will run as previously scheduled. 

Recreation Programs During School Closures

The Town of Wolfville will be offering recreation programs during the school closure from December 6th to 9th. The schedule for these programs follows:

  • Tuesday December 6:
    Times: Full Day (8:15am - 4:45pm)
    Location: Wolfville Recreation Centre (7 Victoria Avenue)
    Theme: Art and Science
    Cost: $20
  • Wednesday December 7:
    Times: Half Day (12:00pm - 4:45pm)
    Location: Wolfville Recreation Centre (7 Victoria Avenue)
    Theme: Theatre
    Cost: $10
  • Thursday December 8:
    Times: Full Day (8:15am - 4:45pm)
    Location: Wolfville Recreation Centre (7 Victoria Avenue)
    Theme: Science with a swimming trip to Acadia University
    Cost: $20
  • Friday December 9: 
    Times: Half Day (12:00pm - 4:45pm)
    Location: Wolfville Recreation Centre (7 Victoria Avenue)
    Theme: Board Games and Arts and Crafts
    Cost: $10

You can register for these programs by calling Robyn Gallant at (902) 599-0886 or emailing her at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Please note that these programs will only be able to run with a minimum registration of 5, so please share with your friends and family!

We strive to keep our programs as accessible as possible. If you are concerned about the cost of these programs, please contact Andrew Webber at (902) 599-0021 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to talk about how we can help. 

Decisions on programming past December 9th will be made at a later date.

Recreation, Recreation, Recreation!

The weather's turning colder, but that doesn't mean we need to start slowing down! The Town of Wolfville is offering afterschool recreation programs once again this winter! Check out the recreation section of our website to learn more.

The Town of Wolfville has partnered with Acadia University and the Nova Scotia Department of Communities, Culture, and Heritage to open up access to Acadia University's Athletics Complex. There are open swims on Sunday afternoons and the indoor walking track is free to access every morning and evening. Check out the facilities section of our website to learn more. 

Proclamation - International Day of Persons with Disabilities

Mayor Jeff Cantwell has Proclaimed Saturday, December 3, 2016 as the "International Day of Persons with Disabilities" in the Town of Wolfville

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