Community Activities

Here are some links to organized activities. We are always looking to update this list so please send contact information to Robert van den Hoogen to have an activity added. The town of Antigonish mantains this website with a list of community groups, events and facilities.



Athletics and Recreation

Faculty/staff interested in organized sports have several options:  

  • Intramural volleyball in the winter semester in the Oland Centre: contact Sasho MacKenzie
  • Intramural basketball in both semesters in the Oland Centre: contact Ping Wang
  • Recreational basketball Fridays at noon both semesters in the Oland Centre: contact Ping Wang
  • Recreational hockey, low intensity, non-contact, both semesters Monday night 7-8 and Thursday night 9:30-10:30 at the Keating Millennium Centre contact Jim Williams,
  • Recreational hockey, medium intensity, non-contact, both semesters Wednesday evenings 8:30-9:30 at the Keating Millennium Centre: contact Kevin Latimer,
  • Surfing in the fall term at Wine Harbour: contact Rod Bantjes
  • Windsurfing both semesters (depending on how fanatical you are) at Mahoney's Beach: contact Rod Bantjes
  • Racquetball at the Oland Centre: contact Andrew Kendall,
  • Touch Football (off campus community league): contact Brian Nicholson
  • Recreational curling, both semesters, Tuesday evenings 8:30-10:00pm at the Highlander Curling Club (St. Andrew’s, Route 16), $80 for 15 game season, contact Harry Daemon at 863-1220(W); 863-4441(H), Highlander Curling Club at 863-0052
  • Recreational Dance both semesters: contact Sally Clark at or visit
  • St FX Athletic and Fitness Services,
  • Personal training, aquatics, group fitness and instructional programs information at
  • Varsity sports information: