Recreation

Recreation, events and community engagement are vital to the livelihood and success of our community.

Please view our Events Calendar to see our consent forms, weekly programming dates, times & class descriptions!

If you would like to lead/teach a new class or program please contact us at (705) 387-3947 or by email at recreation@magnetawan.com

 

RECREATION PROGRAMMING

Users are advised and accept that the Municipality of Magnetawan, its representatives, employees, instructors, and/or volunteers are not liable for any injury(s) and/or damage(s) caused during or as a result of participation in any recreational activities, events or in any Municipal facilities and/or property.

We offer a full range of recreational programming and activities for all ages to encourage healthy and active living in the Municipality of Magnetawan. Consent forms to participate are found in our Events Calendar. Browse through the list to find a program that is suitable for you:

Pickleball 

Pickleball is a racquet sport that has become increasingly popular and combines elements of tennis, badminton and ping pong and is easily adaptable for different skill levels. Come our and learn the rules of the game and basic skill fundamentals! Or if you are an experienced player, come perfect your skills! Pickleball is typically offered during the summer and winter season. Drop in Pickleball is currently being run Tuesdays at the Magnetawan Lions' Pavilion from 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM and 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM 

Fab, Fit, and Fun 

This class offers a cardio-base workout that improves many aspects of health by engaging in a 60 minute cardiovascular activity with little to no equipment and modified depending on fitness levels. This program will help build stronger muscles, improve blood pressure, lower anxiety/stress and aid in weight loss. Registration is required, please contact the Municipal Office for more details. Classes are held at the Municipality of Magnetawan Community Centre on Mondays from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm and are free of charge.    

Yes to Yoga

This class offers a introductory to yoga to any level of participant. This program will improve strength and tone of muscles along with your overall health while working on breathing/movement combinations.  Registration is required, please contact the Municipal Office for more details. Classes are held at the Municipality of Magnetawan Community Centre on Thursdays from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm and cost $12/class or $50 for 5 classes.

Healthy Ageing Classes 

Mondays and Thursdays from 11:15 am to 12:15 pm. Bring your Own Weights and Mat!  $80 Monthly Fee - Unlimited Classes, 10 Classes - $120

25 Classes $225 or pay as you go $15 per class.

Nordic Pole Walking 

Looking for a total full body workout that offers cardio and muscle strengthening all in one? Look no further! Nordic Pole Walking is a high intensity, low impact workout that targets your upper and lower body muscles. This program gives you the opportunity to explore local trails and learn basic hiking skills. Participants can borrow walking poles from the Municipality of Magnetawan. This program is suitable for all ages and various fitness levels. Mondays and Fridays from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm weather permitting meet at the Magnetawan Lion's Pavilion.

Snowshoeing 

A fun winter activity for everyone! Participants are taught how to properly use snowshoes as they walk the Magnetawan trails. Participants can borrow shoes from the Municipality of Magnetawan and have the option to also use Nordic poles to help with balance. Mondays and Fridays from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm weather permitting meet at the Magnetawan Lion's Pavilion.

Floor Curling 

Similar to curling and shuffleboard, floor curling is set up on a flat surface and can be adjusted to accommodate different playing styles. Floor curling can be played in either a seated position or standing. The Municipality provides push poles for participants to use and this program is available during the fall and winter seasons.

Archery

Learn the ins and outs of archery! A program where participants are taught the fundamentals of shooting a bow. All participants receive a safety and orientation lesson before they take part in archery. The Municipality provides all the necessary archery equipment for participants. This program is available during the summer months.

Drop in Sports

Drop in sports provide a great opportunity for individuals to learn a new sport, meet new friends and participate in a physical activity. Sports that are being offered include: basketball, frisbee, pickleball, floor hockey, ice skating, lawn games and more! Drop in sports are being offered at the Municipality of Magnetawan Lion's Pavilion and the equipment is provided for participants.

 

Swimming Lessons

The Magnetawan Lions Swimming Lessons for 2022 are planned for July to August subject to COVID-19 restrictions. 

For online registration forms click the link: https://form.jotform.com/220814646856261

Magnetawan Lions' Pavilion Skating Hours

The Magnetawan Lions' Pavilion Rink is currently CLOSED for the season.

As always please remember rink operations are WEATHER DEPENDANT. 

 

Do you have a program you would like to see being offered? Please contact the Municipal Office by email at recreation@magnetawan.com or call  (705) 387-3947