The City of Iqaluit is committed to enhancing the quality of life for all Iqalummuit by creating opportunities for individuals and families to lead healthy lives through the delivery of sport, recreation and cultural programs and services. Iqaluit offers a wide range of exciting recreation opportunities. Sport organizations, cultural groups, businesses, not-for-profit societies and service clubs all work closely with the department to ensure that the recreational needs of our community are met.

We understand that from time to time, you may need to cancel your involvement in our programs.  Please click here for information on our refund policy

Please find our behaviour policy for camp and other children's programming here.

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Please click on the Facility link to the right of this page for more information about what's happening at each of our facilities!

The administration office for the Recreation Department is in the Arctic Winter Games Complex located on the Apex Road. For inquiries that are not related to the Aquatic Centre, for general information, facility bookings and related recreational services are coordinated through this office.  The office is open Monday to Friday. 1:00-5:30pm, excepting holidays.  For questions about anything related to the Aquatic Centre, please contact them directly. 

Please see contact list below for more information. 

Recreation Contacts

Recreation Guest Services Associate (Recreation Office- AWG Complex) 

phone: (867) 979-5611

Iqaluit Aquatic Centre
phone: (867) 975-8544

Vacant - Director of Recreation
phone: (867) 979-5616

Vacant - Recreation Services Manager
phone: (867) 979-5620

Vacant - Guest Services Supervisor

Josie Cote - Recreation Programmer

Vacant - Recreation Programmer

Vacant - Community Programs Coordinator 

Katherine Okeeweehow - Youth Programmer

Alazar Letta - Fitness Centre Coordinator

Kaitlin Coleman - Aquatic Programs Manager/Acting Recreation Services Manager

Vacant - Aquatic Programs Supervisor

Todd Gardner - Facilities Coordinator

Tommy Manning - Facilities Supervisor

Nomwende Nadembega  - Pool and Facility Operator


Customer Privacy and Email Consent: The City of Iqaluit will not sell, distribute, barter or transfer any personally identifiable information obtained about our Guests to parties outside of the City.  By providing your email address during account or program registration, you consent to receive information about programs and services the Department of Recreation Offers.