Programs

Recreation Programs

 

Southwest Middlesex is proud to offer recreational programming for residents of all ages. We strive to give high quality classes that meets everyone's needs. For updates regarding program time changes, program cancellations, or sponsored events, please visit our Facebook page @Southwest Middlesex Municipality.

For more information on our recreational offering, please read our Spring-Summer Recreation Guide here.

Online Registration

Programs are regularly changing with instructor and facility availability - please refer to the course calendar feature for upcoming program changes or contact 519-287-2015 for more information.

For program registration and availability click here.

Note that is you are attending a drop-in program you may pay cash at the program.

In-Person Registration

In person program registration is available at the Municipal Office during business hours (Monday-Friday 8:30am-4:30pm). However, we encourage that registrations are made online.

Current Programs:

Basketball

Our Youth Basketball program is for people aged 9-13 who are looking to improve their skills. At this drop-in program, participants are able to practice drills, play in skill based games and participate in scrimmages.

Time: Tuesdays from 5:30-7:00pm starting March 19, 2024.

Location: Glencoe District High School gymnasium, 3581 Concession Drive, Glencoe.

Cost: $4.00 per participant.

Registration: There is no pre-registration required for this program. Note that only cash is accepted at the door. To register in advance and pay via card, please click here.

Children's Art, Crafts & Games - Do Good Rural Rec.

Join Southwest Middlesex and Do Good Things Co. for a creative family-friendly evening of art, crafts and games. Activities include:

Just a Little Something: A quick and fun little crafty activity suitable for all ages and abilities. These activities can be completed in a short amount of time and is perfect if you a limited amount of time. 

  • In-Person Cost: FREE
  • Take-Out Cost: $2.00/person

Creative Crafting Buffet: Drop-in and create! We'll have an ever changing selection of craft bits and pieces, items ready to be repurposed, and the tools and supplies you'll need to make something awesome!

  • Cost: $5/person

Do Good Community Adventure Club: As a part of the Do Good Adventure Club we'll be doing our best to include a variety of activities that are engaging including scavenger hunts, community clean-ups an much more. Stay tuned as more information is on its way.

PROGRAM LOCATIONS & TIMES

Ekfrid Community Centre - 48 Wellington Avenue, Appin, ON.

  • Wednesdays from 5:00-7:30 p.m.
  • January: 31
  • February: 14 and 28
  • March: 13 and 27
  • April: 10 and 24
  • May: 8 and 22
  • June: 5 and 19

 

New Horizons Room in the Southwest Middlesex Recreation Centre - 138 Mill Street, Glencoe, ON.

  • Tuesdays from 5:00-7:30 p.m.
  • January: 16 and 30
  • February: 13 and 27
  • March: 12 and 26
  • April: 9 and 23
  • May: 7 and 21
  • June: 4 and 18

 

Wardsville Masonic Hall - 21996 Hagerty Road, Wardsville, ON.

  • Wednesdays from 5:00-7:30 p.m.
  • January: 24
  • February: 7 and 21
  • March: 6 and 20
  • April: 3 and 17
  • May: 1 and 15
  • June: 12 and 26
Euchre

New Horizons Club - Southwest Middlesex Recreation Centre, 138 Mill Street, Glencoe.

Bid Euchre: Tuesdays from 1-3pm.

Euchre: Fridays from 1-3pm.

Contact Us: For any questions regarding the New Horizons Club's programs or the club itself please contact Howard VanderHooft at 519-289-5335 or Shirley Gilliand at 519-852-0394.

 

Your Wardsville - Wardsville Masonic Hall, 21996 Hagerty Road, Wardsville.

Euchre: Every other Wednesday from 7-9pm

  • January: 17 and 31
  • February: 14 and 28
  • March: 13 and 27
  • April: 10 and 24
Indoor Soccer

We want to give a huge thank you to everyone who participated in our fall Indoor Soccer. It was a huge success and we cannot wait until fall 2024 for this program to return.

Special shout outs to coaches Marcia, Liz and Amanda for making this program possible!

If you are interest in becoming a volunteer coach or referee for this program, please contact Sam at @email.

Kids Multi-Sport

Hey parents! Looking for fun sports activities for your kids (ages 5-10) this spring? The Kids Multi-Sport program is drop-in based and introduces participants to new sports and skills each week.

Location: Glencoe District High School gymnasium, 3581 Concession Drive, Glencoe.

Time: Thursdays from 5:30-7:00 p.m.

Dates: February 22 - May 16, 2024. This program is not running on March 14 and April 18.

Kids Multi-Sport
Older Adults Exercise Program
VON Exercise Program
Pickleball

Pickleball has been cancelled on April 1st and 8th, 2024.

Come on out and try North America's fastest growing sport Pickleball. Pickleball is a great way to get active and have fun. It is a mix of tennis and ping-pong where players strive to reach 11 points before their opponents. This is a drop in program, you may either pay in cash at the door or in advance online here.

Location: Glencoe District High School tennis courts, 3581 Concession Street, Glencoe 

Time: Mondays from 5:30pm-7:00pm: Adults (18+)

Cost: $4.00 per person

Season Pass: $55.00. 4 Month Pass (January to April)

Volleyball
Adult Co-Ed Volleyball League

Join Southwest Middlesex and Forest City Sport and Social Club for 6 weeks of recreational, for-fun court volleyball. This is a co-ed league for ages 19 and up. Sign up as a team, as an individual, or with friends!

Location: Glencoe District High School gymnasium, 3581 Concession Street, Glencoe

Time: Wednesdays from 8:00-10:00pm starting April 10 and ending May 15.

Cost: Please use the link below to see program costs.

Registration Link: https://www.forestcityssc.ca/league/72285/details

Yoga

There will be no Yoga classes on April 11, 15, and 18.

Enjoy the relaxing and rejuvenating benefits of yoga every week from our qualified instructor. This is a drop-in program meaning you can pay cash at the session you attend or you can register online here.

Glencoe Programs

Chair Yoga

Location: Arena Auditorium, 138 Mill Street, Glencoe

Time: Thursdays from 5:30pm-6:20pm

Cost: $6 per class

All Levels Yoga

Location: Arena Auditorium, 138 Mill Street, Glencoe

Time: Thursdays from 6:30pm-7:20pm

Cost: $6.00 per class

Monthly Pass: $20.00

Wardsville Programs

All Levels Yoga

Location: Wardsville Masonic Hall, 21996 Hagerty Road, Wardsville

Time: Mondays from 6:00pm-6:50pm

Cost: $6.00 per class

Monthly Pass: $20.00

 

 

Financial Aid:

"Can I Play Too"

Financial assistance is available to ensure all of our community gets a chance to be active.  The following are available subsidy programs within Southwest Middlesex.  Apply today for available funds!   

A funding program is available - Can I Play, Too?  Please complete the application and submit it to the municipal office!

Information collected is used solely for the purpose of determining eligibility for the subsidy and will be kept confidential as per the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.  The Municipality of Southwest Middlesex reserves the right to fund any amount of the subsidy request or to deny said request.