Township of Woolwich

Woolwich Memorial Centre Recreation Programs

 

REGISTRATION FOR FALL PROGRAMS

Fall  Registration:- August 25 6:30 am In line at the WMC Customer Service Desk or On-Line at www.woolwich.ca/register

 View a description of our Fall Programs.

View our Fall 2015 Drop-In Activities Schedule.

Summer Playground Program:

To view the schedule, list of activities and costs for our Summer Playground Program click here.


 NEW PROGRAMS:                  

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Preschool, Children & Youth Programs -WMC

 

 

PRESCHOOL PROGRAMS AT WOOLWICH MEMORIAL CENTREDAY & TIMECOST
NEW Soccer Tots (Ages 2-3 & 4-5 yrs)
A fun and interactive way for preschoolers to learn the fundamentals of soccer including dribbling, shooting, passing and playing on a team.  Patent participation is required for the 2-3 years age group. 

No Program Oct 11

Sun
Sep 20-Nov 15
2-3 yrs
10-10:45am

4-5 yrs
10:45-11:30am

 $56
Mommy & Me Fitness
Improve your fitness alongside other new Moms while your child safely watches from their carrier. You will be guided through body conditioning exercises, leaving you feel energized for the day ahead with your bundle of joy! Join us in the warm leisure pool for water time.

Mon
Oct 19-Dec 7
10-10:45 am

 $56

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NEW Parent & Tot Messy Madness (2-5 yrs)

Parents and children will have a great time getting messy and creating works of art in this fun and intereactive class. Participants should wear old clothes and come prepared to get messy!

No Program Oct 11
Sun
Sep 20-Nov 14
9-9:45am
$56/8wks
Supplies included
KW Symphony concert (5yrs)
WMC is thrilled to be hosting the KW Symphony-Kinderconcerts Series 2015/2016. Pre-concert activities are free with enrollment! Tickets on sale at the WMC Customer Service Desk or through the Symphony website.
Sat Nov 7Adult $13
Child  $11

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YOUTH PROGRAMS AT WOOLWICH MEMORIAL CENTREDAY & TIMECOST

NEW Youth Fitness Membership Preparatory Program (13-15 yrs)
The program covers the fundamentals of fitness training and safety in order to prepare condidates for fitness centre usage. Individuals who successfully complete this 2 session program will qualify to purchase any of our fitness memberships and may use the centre.

Sun
Sep 20 & 27
5:30-7:30pm 

 $40/course

Multi-Sport (6-12 yrs)
This dynamic program will introduce and teach participants skills in a variety of popular sports including basketball, soccer, badminton, pickleball, ball hockey and more! Participants will meet others and gain confidence through individual and team activities.

Sun
Sep 20-Nov 15
11:30-12:30pm 

 $56

Kids' Yoga (7-11 yrs)
This program will ground children and connect them with their inner self to create a more powerful and confident individual. *Parents may participate with child 

Tue
Oct 6-Nov 24
5-5:45pm 

 $56/8 wks

Teen Yoga  (12-16 yrs)
Introduces young adults to the concepts of yoga. This program will connect them with their inner self to create a more powerful and confident individual.

 
Tue
Oct 6-Nov 24
4:15-5pm

$63/8wks 

Zumba Kids(R)  (5-12 yrs)
Zumba Kids (R) classes are high-energy fitness parties that offer real results! Packed with specially choreographed routines & latest music like hip-hop, reggaeton and cumbia, Zumba Kids(R) classes increase focus and self-confidence, boost metabolism and improve coordination. Zumba Kids classes make getting fit a fun family experience.

 

Wed
Oct 7-Nov 25
6-6:45pm 

 $56/8wks

Teen Lean to Swim (13-18 yrs)
Looking to learn or improve your swimming? Sign up for teen swimming lessons this fall! Levels offered:
Swim Basics 1: Introduction to swimming with focus on front swim 
Swim Basics 2:
Focuses on developing front and back crawl, establishing comfort in deep water, and increasing the swimming distance.

Tue
Sep 29-Dec 8
8:30-9:15pm 

non resident
$143.88

resident
$125.40

White Heron Martial Arts Karate- at the WMC (8-12 yrs)
Build confidence, physical and mental skills through Karate self-defence classes! Program run and designed by Dave Hoover, qualified fourth degree blackbelt in Goju-ryu Karate.
To Registers: Email dave@whiteheronmartialarts.com 
New Member Trial: 2 months: $25/mo. includes free uniform  

Program starts Mon Sep 14
Mon & Wed
5-5:50pm-Q belts
(ages 6-12)
6-6:50pm-white belts
(ages 6-12)
Fri
5-5:50 pm
Open Weapons/Sparring 

96 classes for $499

 WORKSHOPS & LEADERSHIP:

 

 

Weekend Warriors Workshops (7-12yrs)

Looking to introduce your child to a new hobby or sport? Let them try it out with a workshop! Topics may include kite making, cooking, crafts, and more!

Watch for upcoming workshops

 

Red Cross Babysitter Course  Ages 11+
Participants learn how to provide care to younger children in a variety of age groups, and how to prevent and respond to emergencies.

Nov 13 & Dec 23
9am-5pm

$60/Course
$6/lunch
(optional)

Safety on Site, Home Alone Safety for Kids (9-12 yrs) Is your child ready to stay home alone? The Home Alone Safety for Kids program helps children and their families get ready for their child's first steps towards independence and being without adult supervision.

For program description follow the link below

https://safetycoursesforkids.com/children-safety-courses/home-alone-safety-kids/

 

Dec 21 9am-5pm

 

$50 $6/Lunch Optional

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Bakers's Dozen (7-12 yrs)
Do you have a sweet tooth? This is the course for you! This indroductory baking course will teach you the basics for how to bake a variety of items including cookies, cakes, cupcakes, and brownies.

Mon
Nov 9-30
6-8pm 

 $50/4wks

Lego Builders (5-7 & 8-12 yrs)
Join other LEGO fans for building challenges and weekly themed builds. Bring your creativity, we provide the LEGO. 

Tues
Sep 22-Dec 8
5-7 yrs
6:30-7:30pm

8-12 yrs
7:30-8:30pm 

 $84/12 wks

NEW Funky Things for your Room (6-12 yrs)
Create one of a kind accessories like mirrors, picture frames, light switch plates and more that are sure to brighten up your space and make it your own.

Mon
Oct 19-Nov 9
6-7pm 

 $32/4 wks

NEW Beading 101 (6-12 yrs)
Explore different types of beading with a variety of materials and beads of all sorts.

Mon
Nov 16-Dec 7
6-7pm 

 $32/4 wks

CAMPS & PD DAYS: 

 

 

PD Days at the WMC (5-12 yrs)
Join us for a FULL day program that includes swimming, skating, crafts, games and loads of ACTIVITIES! Lunch options include hot dog or grilled cheese, fries or popcorn, water or apple juice.

Supervised drop off: 8-9am; Supervised pick up: 4:30pm

Nov 13
9am-4:30pm 

$40.50/day
$6/lunch
(optional)

Christmas Day Camps (5-12 yrs)
Ho!Ho!Ho-oray! Are you wondering how to keep your children active and having FUN over the Christmas Holidays? The WMC Payground Team can help! Participants will skate, swim and play indoors and outdoors (weather permitting).

Supervised drop off: 8-9am; Supervised pick up: 4:30-5pm

Dec 21, 22,23,28,29,30
9am-4:30pm 

$40.50/day
$213/ 6 days

$6/ lunch
(optional)

Kids' Night Out, Ages 5-12
Kids are invited to have a night out, so Mom and Dad can have one too! Kids' Night out includes:
6-7pm Craft & Dinner
7-8pm Swim,
8-10pm Movie & popcorn


Oct 23 & Dec 11

$17/ Child/night

 For further information contact Customer Service 519-669-1647 X 7001 or email customerservice@woolwich.ca

 

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BIRTHDAY PARTIES! Woolwich Memorial Centre

A variety of Party Packages are available for kids 4 -16 and older. Each party comes with your very own Birthday Party Host.
Please note Participants must provide a minimum of 1 Adult Supervisor for all parties.
Days & times subject to availability. Contact Contact Customer Service at 519-669-1647 ext. 7001 or customerservice@woolwich.ca

 BIRTHDAY PARTY PACKAGES AT WOOLWICH MEMORIAL CENTRETIMESCOST
HST INCL.
Crafty Creations Extravaganza! Party, Ages 4+
For children 4 and older this party package includes 75 minutes of supervised games and crafts led by your Party Host and 45 minutes for food, cake and presents!
Participants must provide a minimum of 1 adult supervisor.
Sat
1-3pm
$145 up to
10 children
CHILLIN' Zone Party, Ages 8+
Woolwich Community Services is throwing open the doors of the YOUTH CENTRE to host the coolest parties of the year!
Enjoy 2 hours of unlimited use of Wii, X-Box, Rock Band, Pool and Air Hockey.  Your party host will help with all game setup and play.
Participants must provide a minimum of 1 adult supervisor.

Sat
1-3pm

$170 up to
10 children
Splash Bash Pool Parties
Enjoy 1 hour of exclusive use of the pool and one hour of a Party Room rental for up to 50 people! Based on pool and room availability.
Participants must provide a minimum of 1 adult supervisor.  

 

Sat
6-7pm

Sun
3-5pm

Full Pool $251.72

Leisure Pool only $151.24

 


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 Adult Registered Recreation Programs- Woolwich Memorial Centre

ADULT PROGRAMS AT WOOLWICH MEMORIAL CENTRETIMECOST
HST INCL

ACTIVE & WELLNESS PROGRAMS:

 

 

NEW Body, Mind, and Movement (55+)

An exercise program for your brain! This is a fitness class for your brain with exercises designed to stimulate and engage both your brain hemispheres using music, dance, games and laughter. A light-hearted, feel-good workout that is good for your body as it is for your brain!

Fri
Oct 16-Dec 4
10:30-11:30am

$56/8 wks 
$8 drop-in
$4 for Senior's Centre Members

Adult Fitness & Triathlon Swimming
A program for individuals seeking a gym alternative for fitness through swim training. The program is designed to enhance competitive swimming abilities, stroke techniques and personal fitness. Workouts will range from high intensity interval training to endurance training. Coaches create workouts that will help meet swimmers' individual and collective needs. Some swimming ability and knowledge of how to swim a workout, including pace times, is recommended.

Tues & Thurs
Sep 29-Dec 17
8:30-9:30pm

Sat
7-8:30pm

(34 sessions)

Full Session $238
24 passes: $180
12 passes: $96

 

Adult Swim Lessons
Looking to learn or improve your swimming? Sign up for adult-only swimming lessons.
Levels offered:
Swim Basics 1: Introduction to swimming with focus on front swim
Swim Basics 2: Focuses on developing front and back crawl, establishing comfort in deep water, and increasing the swimming distance.
Visit www.redcross.ca for more information and level requirements!

 

Thurs
Oct 1-Dec 10
8:30-9:15pm

Resident: $125.40

Non Resident: $143.88

Run Club
Interested in running but need some motivation? Come together at the WMC and join the run club! Interested in facilitating a running group? We are looking for volunteers, please contact customerservice@woolwich.ca  or call 519-669-1647 ext 7001.

Stay tuned for details! 

Meditation Workshops
Slow down, relax and just breathe. Drop in after a busy day and learn the fundamentals of meditation and the benefits it brings through a focused mind.

Stay tuned for dates 

Tai Chi
Meditate in motion through slow, graceful, flowing postures and breathing exercises. Reduce stress and enhance strength and coordination. Leave feeling peaceful, relaxed and energized!

Program starts Tues Sep 15

New Day & Time
Tues
12:15-1:15pm

Thurs
10-11am

 

$8 drop in rate
$4 for Senior's Centre Members
Free for WMC Members

Line Dancing
NEW Levels: Absolute Beginner & Beginner Intermediate

Introduces participants to the benefits and joys of Line Dancing under the watchful eye of experienced Line Dance Instructor.

 

Sep 24-Dec 10

Absolute Beginner
Thur
6:15-7:15pm

Beginner-Intermediate
Thur 5-6pm

$95/12 wks

Adult Badminton
Park Manor School Double Gym. Recreational Badminton coordinated by Joanne V. Session length may vary based on school availability.

Mon
Sep 21-Dec 14
8-10pm
 $84/12 wks

Adult Co-ed Volleyball
Elmira District Secondary School (EDSS) Single Gym www.eteamz.com/woolwichvball
Recreational Volleyball coordinated by Eric & Barb G. All abilities welcome!
Session length may vary based on school availability

 


Tue
Sep 22-Dec 8
7:30-9:30pm

 

 $8 drop-in
or
$84/12 wks

Feed Your Mind-Workshop Series
Educating and fun workshops for adults! Learn new skills or try out new hobbies with our one-day workshops led by talented instructors and members of the community. Topics will include cooking, crafts, health and wellness, technology 101 and more.

Are you interested in running a workshop? Contact customerservice@woolwich.ca

Stay tuned for details! 

NEW Programs to come! Watch for flyers and program information!

To Register:
In person: Customer Service Desk, WMC (Woolwich Memorial Centre)
Online: www.woolwich.ca/register

  

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PAL Cards Available

 Application forms for Personal Attendant for Leisure Cards, also called PAL Cards, are available at the Woolwich Memorial Centre and at the main reception counter of the Township Administration Office at 24 Church Street West, Elmira.  The PAL card allows persons with a disability to be assisted by an attendant at the pool and in recreational programs.  Only the cardholder pays regular admission costs, the attendant is not charged admission. Contact the Accessibility Co-ordinator at 519-669-6005 for more information.

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