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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Programs/Events currently being offered


sELFie Challenge

Take your elfie self off the shelf and show us the best of Barrington!Pick up your "Elf Yourself" kit at the Barrington Recreation office at the Sherose Island Recreation Centre. These kits are available while supplies last so get in fast! You can still play without a kit - just use your own elf costume and hit the road.Visit your favourite outdoor spaces to play and show us your Elfie Selfie from those locations. You may upload your pictures to this Facebook Event or check off the game checklist in your kit and drop it back off wth your name, phone number and email on the back.For every selfie you post in the event,you will earn a chance to win. Every completed list returned gets 2 entries as well. Make sure to include name, phone and email to be entered, 

2 ways to play!

1. Find the elves pictured and take a selfie with them. Post in the event comments along with what movie your elf is from. This method is good for 2 entries for each person in the selfie.

2. Seach for the location you think the elf is and post the link to the record of the location along with the movie the elf is from. This method is worth 1 entry.

The contest runs until December 23rd. You can also pick up your sELFie kit at our office and take your elf on an adventure to your own favourite places!


Selfie Challenge Sheet


Have fun! 






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