Recreation and Facilities

Recreation and Facilities

Welcome to the Recreation and Facilities page!

Fall programming is limited at this time. Our Rates and Fees vary based on the day, time and type of program of facility.

Facilities

Our Facility Calendar and Booking Requestpages are here!

Our Rates and Fees vary based on the day, time and type of facility.

Please review our facility inventory listing on the left for more details regarding our facilities and amenities.

The Facilities Department is responsible for the administration, maintenance, development and safe operations of all municipal facilities including arenas, halls and sport fields.

There are a variety of venues throughout the municipality that are available for rent whether it is a meeting room or large arena. Please contact the department of use online booking for more rental information on our facilities.

Pickleball

Drop in pickleball is available at the Clifford Hall and Harriston Curling Club . The cost is $2 per player and we are permitting up to 16 players on site at one time. Please ensure you sign your name on the sign in sheet at each visit.

Private rentals are available upon request, please email grace@town.minto.on.ca 

Ages 14+

COVID-19 Protocols

Drop in times will be the following:

Clifford Hall

Tuesdays - 7:00-9:00pm
Wednesdays
- 10:00am-12:00pm
Thursdays - 8:30-9:00pm 

Harriston Curling Club

Monday - 9:00-11:00am
Tuesdays
- 7:00-9:00pm
Thursdays - 7:00-9:00pm 
Fridays - 9:00-11:00am 

Ball Hockey

Drop in ball hockey will take place at the Clifford Arena starting Tuesday, September 29th . The cost is $2 per player and we are permitting up to 25 players on site at one time. Please ensure you sign your name on the sign in sheet at each visit.

Ages 5-13

COVID-19 Protocols

Drop in times will be the following:
Tuesdays - 700pm-900pm

Walking Program

FREE walking programs are offered in Clifford, Harriston and Palmerston. Please ensure you sign your name on the sign in sheet at each visit.

Ages 14+

COVID-19 Protocols

Clifford Arena 
9 - 10 a.m. 

Harriston Curling Club 
8 - 9 a.m. 

Palmerston Community Centre 
1 - 2 p.m. 

 

Grassroots Hockey - Tentative

This program is geared toward children between 5 - 14 who have not played hockey, but have basic skating skills.
All of the basics from learning how to skate and how to pass and shoot the puck will be covered.

Spaces are limited for 2020-21.

Sundays - Harriston Arena
October 18th - February 28th
$120

Ages 5-14

COVID-19 Protocols

Participant Information Form

Registration Request Form

Skating Programs

Private Ice Times are Available

To book or reserve ice during the 2020-21 ice season please view our Facility Booking Calendar.


FREE Public Skating 

Free public skating times will be offered in Palmerston and Harriston and will be limited to a total of 50 participants and spectators.  Please ensure you sign your name on the sign in sheet at each visit.

COVID-19 Protocols

Public Skating times:
Harriston Arena Sundays 12:30 p.m. - 1:20 p.m. - Starting Sunday, October 18th
Palmerston Arena Saturdays 5:00 p.m. - 5:50 p.m. - Starting Saturday, October 24th


Master Plan and Task Force

Our Master Plan project has been put on hold for the time being. A new time line will be established in the coming months.

Members have been chosen for our Recreation, Culture and Facilities Master Plan Task Force. Thanks to all those who expressed interest.

Here are the Task Force members:

  1. Debra Ross
  2. Laura Kuipers
  3. Melissa Bailey
  4. Mike Lawless
  5. Nikki Lobsinger
  6. Robin Ross
  7. Ron Gilbert
  8. Stephanie McIntosh
  9. Todd Pridham

Feedback will be sought in the following areas in the coming months:

  • Jan - Recreation Programs (swimming, summer, grassroots sports, after school, day camp etc.)
  • Feb - Volunteer Sport and Cultural Organizations
  • Mar - Cultural Programs and Facilities (special events, theatres, museums etc.)
  • Apr - Community Halls and Satellite Facilities (Lions Clubhouse, Drew, train station etc.)
  • May - Arenas (including curling facilities)
  • Jun - Parks, Playgrounds and Trails

The Master Plan project is currently on hold.

Payment Options

Payments by credit card are now being accepted for taxes.  This will take you to the eCommerce page where you may register for this service and make a payment.  A convenience charge per transaction will apply as this service is administered through PayPal.

Payment by Credit Card Option

 

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