Valley Park Arena & Recreation Centre

Gym & pool schedules

  • Fall runs September 19 to November 21

Arena opens October 1, 2016!

Drop-in gym programs cancelled

  • Friday, September 29 from 4 to 8 pm (evening)
    • Family gym, 5 to 6:45 pm
    • Teen Basketball, 7 to 8:15 pm
  • Saturday, September 30, all day
    • Youth Basketball, 2:30 to 3:45 pm
    • Craft time, 10 am to 12 noon

Holiday programming

  • Facility is closed on:
    • Monday, October 10 for Thanksgiving

Programs offered at this location:

Badminton

For patrons ages 18+ years.

Dates & Times

September 19 to November 21
Monday, 7:45 to 9:30 pm


Youth Basketball

For patrons ages 9 to 12 years.

Dates & Times

September 19 to November 21
Saturday, 2:30 to 3:45 pm - Free

Cancelled: Saturday, September 30


Teen Basketball

For patrons ages 13 to 17 years.

Dates & Times

September 19 to November 21
Tuesday, 8:30 to 9:45 pm
Friday, 7 to 8:15 pm

Cancelled: Friday, September 29


Pickleball

For patrons ages 18+ years.

Dates & Times

September 19 to November 21
Monday, 9 am to 12 noon
Wednesday, 9 am to 12 noon
Friday, 1 to 3:30 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

September 19 to November 21
Friday, 5 to 6:45 pm - Free

Cancelled: Friday, September 29


Craft Time

All ages with guardian.

Dates & Times

September 19 to November 21
Saturday, 10 am to 12 noon

Cancelled: Saturday, September 30


Public swim

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

Dates & Times

September 19 to November 21
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
Saturday, 1 to 3 pm
Saturday, 5:30 to 7 pm
Sunday, 1 to 3 pm
Sunday, 5:30 to 7 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 swim

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

Dates & Times

September 19 to November 21
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

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

September 19 to November 21
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

September 19 to November 21
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


Public skate

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

Dates & Times

October 1 to March 31
Friday, 6:30 to 8 pm
Saturday, 10:30 am to 12:30 pm
Sunday, 10 am to 12 noon


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 31
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


Little Chillers

Introductory skating program for 3 to 5 year olds to develop fundamental ice skating skills with their parents.

Dates & Times

October 1 to March 31
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 31
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


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 31
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


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 31
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


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 31
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