Recreation Programs

Participation in recreational programs requires the submission of a completed waiver form:


NEW!! Tuesday Shinny
September 12 – March 27
11:00 am – 12:00 noon
Cost $2.00/person

Year round at the S. G. Nesbitt Memorial Arena/Community Centre

Pickleball: Monday and Wednesday mornings from 9:00 am-12:00 pm. Racquets are provided so all you’ll need is a clean pair of shoes. No experience required.
Cost is $2.00

Table Tennis: Monday and Thursday evenings from 5:30-7:30 pm at the Minden Community Centre.
Cost is $3.00

 Bid Euchre: Thursday, and every third Sunday, afternoons from 1:00pm-4:00pm.
Cost is $3.00 on Thursdays and $10.00 on Sundays.

Adult/Senior Badminton – May to August: Thursday mornings from 9:00am-12:00pm at the
S.G Nesbitt Memorial Arena.
Cost is $2.00

Ice Skating – September to April: 

Adults only: Tuesday and Thursday afternoons from 12:00pm-2:00pm. Cost is $2.00
General Public: Sunday and Wednesday afternoons from 12:00pm-2:00pm. Cost is $2.00

please visit the Arena page for more information


Sunday Shinny – October 1, 2017 to April 1, 2018

(No Shinny on: October 29th, December 24th, March 31st)

Ages 8-12 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Ages 13-17 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Cost is $2.00/person and participants must be wearing proper equipment. All participants must have a waiver signed by a parent or guardian before being allowed to play.

March Break at the S.G Nesbitt Arena – March 12-16, 2018

If you are opting for a “stay-cation” this March Break, bring the family to the S.G Nesbitt Memorial Arena for a week of fun on the ice where there will be chances to join in on public skating, broomball and shinny.
Enough fun for the whole family to enjoy. Download the March Break 2017 Schedule for date and times.

Youth Softball

The 2017 youth softball season is over and we would like to thank the following sponsors and all the volunteer coaches who made the league possible:

– Dollo’s Foodland
– Floyd Hall Insurance
– Gary Kernohan’s Homes and Renos
– Harper Power Sports
– Minden Coin Wash
– Minden Pharmasave
– Rotary Club of Minden
– Royal Homes of Minden
– Subway
– TD Minden
– The Peppermill


This program is now over until 2018. Please check back for specific dates and times.


Thank you to AO/Boatwerks and the Government of Ontario for their partnership with this program.

If you would like more information on any of the above recreational programs offered within the Township, please contact Elisha Weiss at 705-286-2298 or