Memorial Community Centre

71 Cornelia St W, Smiths Falls, ON K7A 2H7

The Smiths Falls Memorial Community Centre is a place for many recreational opportunities, inside and outside. From the skateboard park, baseball diamond, tennis courts to the walking concourse, figure skating, hockey and events, the Community Centre cater’s to the active lifestyle.

The Community Centre can seat up to 1500 people and features six large dressing rooms, two rooms for referees, a first-aid room, boys and girls minor hockey office/program areas, a large main lobby with concession and staff offices, second floor community halls; viewing area, handicap accessible washrooms, elevators, a walking concourse around the entire upper tier of the building. The facility also features an NHL-sized ice surface, 200 x 85, with state-of-the-art refrigeration, lighting and a heating re-capture system that makes it one of the most energy efficient buildings in the town.

In addition there is a huge facility geared completely for the Bears – junior A hockey team. The Bears’ facility takes up almost 2,500 square feet and offers the team a large dressing facility, workout areas, offices for key staff, including the coach, who has his own private bathroom and shower.

The Community Centre provides the ideal location for winter sports activities and summer events including weddings, concerts, trade fairs and any other special event requiring a bright new venue.


Walking Concourse

Features a 1/7th mile or 1/5th km 2nd floor “ Sportflex “ indoor track surface for walking comfort (7 laps = 1 mile or 5 laps = 1 km).

Fall/Winter:
Open 7am-11pm Monday through Sunday, Aug 13 – Apr 30;

Spring/Summer:
Open 7am-4pm Monday – Friday only, May 1 – Aug 1


Community Centre Bookable Assets

Ice Surface

The ice surface can be used for multiple purposes, hockey practices, hockey games, figure skating practices, figure skating competitions, birthday parties, family skating functions, etc. During the winter months public skating is available and the ice can be rented out for personal public skating as well.
Rent Ice Rates:

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Extended Season Ice

Extended season ice before or after the regular season for leagues and sporting groups. From April 1st to the third week of September or prior to the demand threshold

*Plus HST
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Floor Surface

Once the ice is removed during the off season from May 15th – July 30th, the concrete finished floor is used throughout the summer for various community dinners, weddings, social evenings, ball hockey, indoor soccer and has occupancy of 1260 people.

Floor Rental

Event Rental Agreement 2019


PRO SHOP Store in Community Centre

Skate sharpening and a variety of hockey items available including pond and consignment skates.

Pro- Shop hours

Monday to Thursday

5 to 7 pm

Closed Fridays

Sat 10-3 and Sun 11-4

Please feel free to leave skates in the arena office for sharpening and you may pick-up at your convenience.

Arena office hours Mon to Fri 8am -4pm

*Hours may change due to special events, hockey tournaments and holidays.

Please feel free to call and confirm

613-485-4343 or 613-283-4124 or 6103


PUBLIC SKATING:

February 2020

February 24, 26, 27, 28, 2020   Community Centre 11:00 – 12:00 p.m.
Saturday, February 29, 2020    Youth Arena 3:20 – 4:20 p.m.

March 2020

DATE ARENA TIME
Sunday, March 1, 2020 Youth Arena 1:20 – 2:20 p.m.
March 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 2020 Community Centre 11:00 – 12:00 p.m.
Saturday, March 7, 2020 Community Centre 8:30 – 9:30 a.m.
Sunday, March 8, 2020 Youth Arena 1:20 – 2:20 p.m.
March 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 2020 Community Centre 11:00 – 12:00 p.m.
Saturday, March 14, 2020 Youth Arena 11:20 – 12:20 p.m.
Sunday, March 15, 2020 Youth Arena 1:20 – 2:20 p.m.
March 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 2020 Community Centre 11:00 – 12:00 p.m.
Saturday, March 21, 2020 Youth Arena 11:20 – 12:20 p.m.
Sunday, March 22, 2020 Youth Arena 1:20 – 2:20 p.m.
March 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 2020 Community Centre 11:00 – 12:00 p.m.
Saturday, March 28, 2020 Community Centre 9:00 – 10:00 a.m.
Sunday, March 29, 2020 Community Centre 9:00 – 10:00 a.m.
March 30, 31, 2020 Community Centre 11:00 – 12:00 a.m.

SKATING WITH STROLLERS

DATE ARENA TIME
March 4, 2020 Community Centre 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
March 11. 2020 Community Centre 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
March 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 2020 Community Centre 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
March 25, 2020 Community Centre 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.

Other Dates Available Based on Circumstances

SNOW DAYS – Will be scheduled from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
STRIKE DAYS – Will be scheduled from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.

Skating with Strollers is designed for parents, guardians/caregivers to skate with children in strollers and their families in a safe environment.

Please note that skaters and spectators are deemed to have knowledge of and assume the inherent risks including, but are not limited to:

*Schedule is subject to change.