RFA NS is hiring a Special Project Assistant for the summer!

May 2nd, 2019

RFA NS is seeking a motivated individual to serve as the summer Special Project Assistant. RFANS Summer Job Description 2019

Annual General Meeting Announcement and Agenda

June 7th, 2019

AGM Announcement & Schedule posted here. Minutes from AGM – May 2018 Board Membership Expression of Interest Form (New Member)

Influencing the Shift | Inclusive Sport and Recreation Summit

May 10th, 2019

Influencing the Shift | Inclusive Sport and Recreation Summit May 10th, 2019 Full-Day Event Holiday Inn, 437 Prince St. Truro, NS Please click HERE to be directed to Eventbrite to make ticket purchases. Ticket sales will end on Monday, May 6th at 11PM We are so excited for this event that we can’t contain it! We decided you should all know why we are so excited by sharing some…read more

Want to win a free nights stay at Old Orchard Inn & an RFANS credit?!

Deadline to be entered in the draw - May 10th, 2019

Delegates! Register for the upcoming Annual General Meeting & Trade Show before May 10th, 2019 and be entered into a draw to win a free nights stay at the Old Orchard Inn and a $300.00 credit to RFANS! Already registered? No worries, your name will automatically be entered into the draw! Click here for registration information!

Arena Glass For Sale!

April 24th, 2019

The Rath Eastlink Community Centre has some arena glass up for grabs! Check out the link for bidding information.   https://gcsurplus.ca/mn-eng.cfm?snc=wfsav&sc=enc-bid&scn=330041&lcn=477763&lct=L&srchtype&lci&str=1&ltnf=1&frmsr=1&sf=ferm-clos&fbclid=IwAR1P4w5A0mM9gPFdWCp8QbiCYTI0vvs532iVw2ckGrhRWP3ct9R0H0rWvDY

Arena Guide’s Go Green Framework

Arena Guide’s Go Green framework features an array of ideas and suggestions in nine categories to help arena operators take action to lower their rink’s footprint. Check out the resource here.

Rick Hansen Foundation Accessibility Certificate Program at NSCC

Dates: April 9, 10, 11, 12, 30 & May 1 – NSCC Akerley Campus, 21 Woodlawn Road, Dartmouth NS May 2, 3 – NSCC Ivany Campus, 80 Mawiomi Place, Dartmouth NS Time: 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM Course fee: $1,600 – The Nova Scotia Department of Community, Culture and Heritage with the Nova Scotia Accessibility Directorate is providing a tuition bursary of $800 towards the costs for…read more

Canadian Rink Employs ‘Smart’ Products in Low-Charge System

Check out this article about Smart Rink Connect and how these products can help arenas reduce their refrigerant charge. Click here for the full article.

The Rath Eastlink Community Centre is hiring!

March 25th, 2019

The Rath Eastlink Community Centre is looking to hire a Facility/Arena Operator. Job Description Here.

The Town of Amherst is hiring!

March 4th, 2019

The Town of Amherst is seeking an Operator with Refrigeration Class II. Job Description Here.