Recreation


 

Magnetawan Lions' Pavilion Skating Hours

Rink Update the RINK is currently 

CLOSED

 

 

As always please remember rink operations are WEATHER DEPENDENT. 

What does this mean? This means that we do not have a cooling system to make or maintain ice. The condition of the rink is weather dependent.   Temperatures need to be colder than -2C for several days in a row.  If temperatures rise above 0, we cannot flood and maintain the ice. 

For rink updates please visit our website, Facebook, or Instagram pages or when in doubt give us a shout!

For rental information for private events please contact us at recreation@magnetawan.com or give us a call at (705) 387-3947.  Application forms for rentals can be found on our applications, licenses and permits page under residents!      CLICK HERE 

Please note that the Lions' Pavilion rink will not be available for private functions during Christmas Holidays and Family Day to ensure that all residents can utilize it during the Holidays.

 

 


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 Community Centre from 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM and 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM   CLICK HERE 

Pickleball Registration/Consent Forms    CLICK HERE 

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.    CLICK HERE 

Fab, Fit and Fun Registration/Consent Forms   CLICK HERE 

EXCITING NEWS FROM JULY 1, 2023 TO MARCH 31, 2024 HEALTHY AGEING CLASSES WILL BE FREE OF CHARGE AND ARE FUNDED BY THE GOVERNMENT OF ONTARIO   

For more information    CLICK HERE 

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 5:15 pm to 6:15 pm and cost $12/class or $50 for 5 classes.  CLICK HERE   

EXCITING NEWS FROM JULY 1, 2023 TO MARCH 31, 2024 YOGA CLASSES WILL BE FREE OF CHARGE AND ARE FUNDED BY THE GOVERNMENT OF ONTARIO   

For more information    CLICK HERE 

Yes to Yoga Registration/Consent Forms      CLICK HERE 

Healthy Ageing Classes 

Mondays and Thursdays from 10:30 am to 11:30 am. Bring your Own Weights and Mat!   Mondays classes are FREE in 2023!     CLICK HERE 

$80 Monthly Fee - Unlimited Classes, 10 Classes - $120

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

EXCITING NEWS FROM JULY 1, 2023 TO MARCH 31, 2024 HEALTHY AGEING CLASSES WILL BE FREE OF CHARGE AND ARE FUNDED BY THE GOVERNMENT OF ONTARIO   

For more information    CLICK HERE 

Healthy Ageing Registration/Consent Forms  CLICK HERE 

Aquafit 

Wednesdays from 3:15 pm to 4:00 pm.  in July and August at the Magnetawan Centennial Park Beach. 

EXCITING NEWS AQUAFIT CLASSES WILL BE FREE OF CHARGE AND ARE FUNDED BY THE GOVERNMENT OF ONTARIO 

For more information   CLICK HERE 

Aquafit Registration/Consent Forms     CLICK HERE 

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.  CLICK HERE 

Nordic Pole Walking Registration/Consent Forms     CLICK HERE 

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.  CLICK HERE 

Snowshoeing Registration/Consent Forms      CLICK HERE 

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.  Currently on Hold 

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.  CLICK HERE 

Archery Registration/Consent Forms     CLICK HERE 

**PLEASE NOTE THAT DUE TO THIS BEING A NASP RUN PROGRAM THE USE OF PERSONAL BOWS IS NOT PERMITTED ONLY EQUIPMENT PROVIDED BY THE NASP PROGRAM WILL BE PERMITTED

PLEASE ENSURE YOU ARRIVE PROMPTLY AT 6PM LATE ARRIVALS WILL NOT BE PERMITTED TO PARTICIPATE 

Please note that participants must be 8 years of age and proof of age may be required. If you have not filled out consent forms we ask that you arrive at 5:45pm to ensure time to complete them. 

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. Currently on Hold 

Magnetawan's Own Maggie the Rock Snake

Come paint a rock at the Community Rock Snake Painting Table located at the Heritage Museum Centre FREE OF CHARGE!

What is a rock snake?  Rock snakes are projects that gained popularity during the COVID-19 pandemic. Rock snakes consist of a series of painted rocks. Rock snakes showcase our local creativity and community spirit!  FACT rock snakes make you SMILE!      CLICK HERE 

Recreational Game Lending and Bike Share 

During the Summer months available at the Heritage Museum Centre the Municipality offers free recreational game and bike sharing! For more information    CLICK HERE 

Beach Toy Lending 

During the Summer months available at the Heritage Museum Centre the Municipality offers free beach toy lending! For more information  

CLICK HERE

Geocaching

The Worlds Largest Treasure Hunt Now in Magnetawan!  In the Summer of 2022 the Municipality joined the Geocaching craze!! We have hidden 9 geocaches within the Municipality.  The Municipality has added another 5 Geocaches in 2023 bring our total to 14 hidden within our Municipality!

 For more information on geocaching and how to get the App    CLICK HERE 

Music in the Park 

Music in the Park featuring local artists is held Saturday from 7pm to 8:30pm in the Summer months at the Centennial Park Gazebo for more information on the 2023 line up CLICK HERE or to inquire about performing give us an email at recreation@magnetawan.com To see the call for artists  CLICK HERE 

Art in the Park 

Art in the Park featuring local artists is held Saturdays from 10am to 1pm in the Summer months at the Village Green for more information on the 2023 line up  CLICK HERE or to inquire about participating give us an email at recreation@magnetawan.com To see the call for artists CLICK HERE 

Drumming with Sandra 

Summer of 2023 Drumming with Sandra! Drums can be provided or bring your own!  For more information   CLICK HERE 

Drumming Circle Registration/Consent Forms     CLICK HERE 

Rollerskating

New in 2023!  Free Rollerskating Friday Nights from 6pm to 9pm in July and August.  Located at the Magnetawan Lions' Pavilion. Equipment can be provided or bring your own Rollerskates!  Sizing is available on a first come first serve basis. Each child must be accompanied by an adult. Helmets and Safety Wear is Recommended!    For more information  CLICK HERE       

 Rollerskating Consent Forms     CLICK HERE 

Swimming Lessons

The Magnetawan Lions Swimming Lessons for 2023 are planned for July 17th to August 4th.  

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

In person registration will be Saturday July 15, 2023 from 10am to 12pm at the Magnetawan Centennial Park.