Programs and Events

The Barrington Municipal Recreation Department is committed to offering a variety of recreational programs year-round, as well as informing residents of the multitude of quality recreation and leisure programs that exist within our community. In addition to our own programs, there are many organizations providing opportunities for the people of the area.

Barrington Recreation is pleased to be able to offer information on a wide variety of these opportunities through our web site, and to partner with other providers of community based recreational programs.

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Equipment Loan Program

The Municipality of Barrington has plenty of equipment that can be loaned out to the public. If you are interested in renting out any equipment. Call 902-637-Municipality of Barringotn Equipment Loan Program2015 EXT 239 or email  

Click Here for a full detailed Equipment Loan list. 





Wireless Road Hike April 24th!

This hike will involve a 10K return hike to the old wireless station in Barrington. The terrain is an easy route consisting of an old road/ ATVwireless station hike trail and is recommended for adults or older youth due to the length of the hike. We will meet where the rail trail crosses the Wireless Road (Near the Temple United Baptist Church). We will hike into the wireless station, have lunch, explore the historic site, and return. Meet at 11am. We expect to be back by 2:30pm. Bring lots of water, a lunch and dress for the weather with comfy footwear.
Please register in advance: