Valley Park Arena & Recreation Centre

Program Cancellations


Cancelled Skate programming for Saturday, February 18:
Adult Shinny, 9 to 10:30 am
Public skate, 10:30 am to 12:30 pm

Cancelled gym programming for Monday, February 20:
Badminton,7:45 to 9:30 pm
Pickleball, 9 am to 12 noon

Cancelled swim programming for Monday, February 20:
Adult/Lane swim, 6:30 to 8 am
Waterfit, 11 to 11:45 am
Public swim, 12 noon to 1:30 pm
Waterfit, 8 to 8:45 pm
Adult/Lane swim, 9 to 10 pm

Open gym (Teen) cancelled Saturday, February 25
Pickleball cancelled Friday, March 3


Cancelled arena programming for Monday, February 20 - Family Day:
Adult skate, 9 to 10 am
Family skate, 10 to 11 am
Senior skate, 11 am to 12 noon
Adult shinny, 12 noon to 1:30 pm

 

Special Programming

Family Day - Monday, February 20 modified arena programming:
Family Day Skate, 2 to 4 pm
Check out Family Day Skates available at other locations

Family Day - Monday, February 20 modified gym & swim programming:
Family gym with guardian, 2 to 5 pm
Public swim, 3 to 7 pm
Craft Time, 4:30 to 6:30 pm
Check out Family Day Recreation programming at other locations

March Break - Monday, March 13 modified programming:
Public skate, 3 to 5 pm
Check out March Break Skates available at other locations

 

Badminton

For patrons ages 18+ years.

Dates & Times

January 9 to March 12
Monday, 7:45 to 9:30 pm

Cancelled: Monday, February 20


Teen basketball

For patrons ages 13 to 17 years.

Dates & Times

January 9 to March 12
Tuesday, 8:30 to 9:45 pm


Pickleball

For patrons ages 18+ years.

Dates & Times

January 9 to March 12
Monday, 9 am to 12 noon
Wednesday, 9 am to 12 noon
Friday, 1 to 3:30 pm

Cancelled: Monday, February 20
Cancelled: Friday, March 3


Family gym

All ages with a participating parent (guardian).

An unstructured gym time encouraging family fun. Open to parents (guardians) seeking active playtime with their child/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

January 9 to March 12
Friday, 5:30 to 7:30 pm - Free

Family Day: Monday, February 20 from 2 to 5 pm


Open gym

An unstructured gym time open to all ages with guardian. 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

January 9 to March 12
Saturday, 2:30 to 3:45 pm - ages 9 to 12 yrs (Youth), Free
Saturday, 4 to 6 pm - ages, 13 to 17 yrs (Teen)
Sunday, 5:30 to 6:30 pm - ages, 6+ yrs

Cancelled: Saturday, February 25, 4 to 6 pm Teen session


Craft time

All ages with a parent/guardian

Dates & Times

January 9 to March 12
Saturday, 10 am to 12 noon

Family Day: Monday, February 20 from 4:30 to 6:30 pm


Public swim

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

Dates & Times

January 9 to March 12
Monday, 12 noon to 1:30 pm
Tuesday, 12 noon to 1:30 pm
Wednesday, 12 noon to 1:30 pm
Wednesday, 6:30 to 8 pm - Free
Thursday, 12 noon to 1:30 pm
Friday, 12 noon to 1:30 pm
Friday, 6:30 to 8 pm - Free
Saturday, 1 to 3 pm
Saturday, 5:30 to 7 pm
Sunday, 1 to 3 pm
Sunday, 5:30 to 7 pm

Family Day swim: Monday, February 20 from 3 to 7 pm
(Replaces Monday Public swim, 12 noon to 1 pm)

No lane available during 12 noon Public swims on PA Days and holidays
The diving board and slide are closed during the 12 noon Public swims


Adult/Lane swim

Adult recreational swim open to patrons 18 years of age or older.  
1 lane and teaching pool available.

Length swim is open to patrons 12 years of age or older.
3 lanes available and no teaching pool.

Dates & Times

January 9 to March 12
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, 12 noon to 1 pm
Sunday, 12 noon to 1 pm

Cancelled: Monday, February 20

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

January 9 to March 12
Tuesday, 1:30 to 2:30 pm
Thursday, 1:30 to 2:30 pm


Waterfit

A medium intensity, endurance based workout for Adult and Youth 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

January 9 to March 12
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
Thursday, 11 to 11:45 am
Thursday, 8 to 8:45 pm
Friday, 11 to 11:45 am

Cancelled: Monday, February 20


Public skate

Come and enjoy some fun skating at your local arena. CSA approved helmets recommended.

Dates & Times

October 1 to March 23
Friday, 6:30 to 8 pm
Saturday, 10:30 am to 12:30 pm
Sunday, 10 am to 12 noon

Cancelled: Saturday, February 18
March Break Public skate: Monday, March 13 from 3 to 5 pm


Family skate

Adults 18 years + and children up to a limit of five children per adult can enjoy skating at your local arena. No additional equipment permitted. (i.e. hockey sticks, skating aids, etc.) CSA approved helmets are recommended.

Dates & Times

October 1 to March 23
Monday, 10 to 11 am
Tuesday, 12:30 to 1:30 pm - Free
Wednesday, 10 to 11 am
Thursday, 12:30 to 1:30 pm

Family Day Skate: Monday, February 20 from 2 to 4 pm (Replaces Monday Family skate, 10 to 11 am)


Little Chillers

Skating for children 5 years and under with their parents. Children are required to wear a CSA approved hockey helmet. Preschoolers are permitted with or without a skating aid on the ice. No formal instruction provided.

Dates & Times

October 1 to March 23
Saturday, 8 to 9 am
Sunday, 9 to 10 am


Adult skate

18 years and older. Come and enjoy some fun skating at your local arena. CSA approved helmets are recommended.

Dates & Times

October 1 to March 23
Monday, 9 to 10 am
Tuesday, 11:30 am to 12:30 pm
Wednesday, 9 to 10 am
Thursday, 11:30 am to 12:30 pm

Cancelled: Monday, February 20


Senior skate

55 years and older. Come and enjoy some fun skating at your local arena. CSA approved helmets recommended.

Dates & Times

October 1 to March 23
Monday, 11 am to 12 noon
Tuesday, 10:30 to 11:30 am
Wednesday, 11 to 12 noon
Thursday, 10:30 to 11:30 am

Cancelled: Monday, February 20


Adult shinny

Pick-up hockey for individuals 18 years and older. Maximum of 30 participants per session (excluding goaltenders). Goaltenders are free. CSA approved helmets must be worn and full equipment is recommended. Non-contact rules apply.

Dates & Times

October 1 to March 23
Monday, 12 noon to 1:30 pm
Wednesday, 12 noon to 1:30 pm
Wednesday, 9:30 to 11 pm
Saturday, 9 to 10:30 am

Cancelled: Saturday, February 18
Cancelled: Monday, February 20


Senior shinny

Pick-up hockey for participants 55+ years. Maximum of 30 participants per session (excluding goaltenders). Goaltenders are free. CSA approved helmets must be worn and full equipment is recommended. Non-contact rules apply.

Dates & Times

October 1 to March 23
Tuesday, 9 to 10:30 am
Thursday, 9 to 10:30 am



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: 905-546-3747
Email: recreation@hamilton.ca