Valley Park Arena & Recreation Centre

Alert
July 21, 2016 - 12:31pm

Hamilton Fire Department Issues Open Air Burning Ban - July 21, 2016

HAMILTON, ON – July 21, 2016 – Due to current dry weather conditions coupled with the continued forecast of extreme temperatures with no appreciable rain in the near future, the Hamilton Fire Department has issued an immediate ban on all open air burning in the City of Hamilton.  This ban suspends all approved Open Air Burning Permits.

More information and details about the ban.

Skating Schedule

Gym & Pool Schedules

  • Summer runs July 1 to September 5

Holiday programming

  • Facility will be closed on:
    • Monday, August 1 for Civic Holiday
    • Monday, September 5 for Labour Day

Facility closure

  • Annual maintenance shutdown: Monday, September 5 to Sunday, September 18

Programs offered at this location:

Skating closed for season

  • Public skate
  • Adult skate
  • Parent & Tot skate
  • Little Chillers' Drop-In
  • Adult Shinny

Print-friendly Calendar version:
Gym Summer Schedule: July 1 to September 5 (PDF, 79 KB)
Swim Summer Schedule: July 1 to September 5 (PDF, 96 KB)

 

Sports & gym schedules

Adult Badminton

For patrons ages 18+ years.

Dates & Times

June 30 to September 5
Monday, 6 to 8 pm
Wednesday, 6 to 8 pm


Youth Basketball

For patrons ages 9 to 12 years.

Dates & Times

June 30 to September 5
Saturday, 12:45 to 2:15 pm


Adult Pickleball

For patrons ages 18+ years.

Dates & Times

June 30 to September 5
Saturday, 10 am to 12:30 pm


Family gym

All ages with guardian.

An unstructured gym time encouraging family fun. Open to parents (guardians) and children. Parents (guardians) must remain in the gym to supervise children at all times. Gym equipment will be made available if attendance warrants safe usage. Gym is supervised, but no structured programming is provided.

Dates & Times

June 30 to September 5
Saturday, 2:15 to 3:45 pm - Free


Swim schedules

Public swim

A recreational swim for patrons of all ages. Pools may be partitioned to safely accommodate aquatic activities.

Dates & Times

July 1 to September 5
Monday, 12 noon to 2:30 pm
Monday, 7 to 8 pm
Tuesday, 12 noon to 1:30 pm
Tuesday, 7 to 8 pm
Wednesday, 12 noon to 2:30 pm
Wednesday, 7 to 8 pm - Free
Thursday, 12 noon to 1:30 pm
Thursday, 7 to 8 pm
Friday, 12 noon to 2:30 pm
Friday, 6 to 8 pm
Saturday, 3 to 7 pm
Sunday, 3 to 7 pm

  • No lane available during public swims
  • No lanes available during PA Days and holidays
  • The diving board and slide are open for all public swims

Adult swim

A recreational swim open to patrons 18 years of age or older.

Dates & Times

July 1 to September 5
Monday, 6:30 to 8 am
Monday, 9 to 10 pm
Tuesday, 6:30 to 8 am
Tuesday, 9 to 10 pm
Wednesday, 6:30 to 8 am
Wednesday, 9 to 10 pm
Thursday, 9 to 10 pm
Friday 6:30 to 8 am
Saturday, 2 to 3 pm
Sunday, 2 to 3 pm

  • Diving board and slide are closed during Adult swim.

Senior swim

A recreational swim emphasizing fun, fitness and relaxation. Open to patrons 55 years of age or older.

Dates & Times

July 1 to September 5
Tuesday, 1:30 to 2:30 pm
Thursday, 1:30 to 2:30 pm

  • Slide is closed during Senior swim.

Waterfit

A medium intensity, endurance based workout for patrons 12 years of age and older. Aimed at improving cardiovascular health and muscular strength. Offers simple choreography and the opportunity for increased intensity.

Dates & Times

July 1 to September 5
Monday, 11 to 11:45 am
Monday, 8 to 8:45 pm
Tuesday, 11 to 11:45 am
Tuesday, 8 to 8:45 pm
Wednesday, 11 to 11:45 am
Wednesday, 8 to 8:45 pm
Thursday, 11 to 11:45 am
Thursday, 8 to 8:45 pm
Friday, 11 to 11:45 am

  • Diving board and slide are closed during Waterfit

Facility amenities: Medium accessibility

  • parking
  • automatic doors
  • service counter
  • accessible washroom
  • pool
  • diving board
  • slide
  • warm teach pool
  • ramp
  • viewing area
  • universal change rooms
  • activity room
  • gym
  • free Wi-Fi
  • 6 changerooms
  • 1 team room
  • rink seating for approx. 750 people

Location: 970 Paramount Dr., Stoney Creek
Ward: 9
Phone: 905-546-2424
Gym-Club: ext. 1114
Pool: ext. 1248
Arena: ext. 1185
Email: recreation@hamilton.ca