Parks, Recreation & Culture

2017 Rec Guide – Please click to view or download




CIP Application Form

CIP Program

Centre Hastings Market Vendors Association Village Square –

The Municipality of Centre Hastings provides the downtown Madoc Village Market as a venue where local producers, farmers, artists and merchants can display and sell their wares during the summer months.

The Committee’s Vision

To enhance the quality of life for the Municipality of Centre Hastings’ residents through the promotion of leisure, sports, recreational and cultural activities.

To achieve its Vision, the Committee…

Coordinates Leisure, Sports, Recreational and Cultural Activities

  • Reviews schedules of activities
  • Makes recommendations on scheduling where possible conflicts may exist
  • lnvites all leisure, sports, recreational and cultural activities to join and actively participate in the Committee’s objectives
  • Conducts research on similar committees elsewhere, and makes recommendations for ongoing committee effectiveness

Promotes Participation in such Leisure, Sports, Recreational and Cultural Activities that Enrich the Community

  • Encourages expansion of existing and new activities
  • Promptly posts all activities on Municipal web site and skate park LRD sign and otherwise as deemed appropriate
  • lnvites local media to attend and join the Committee Reviews the Quality of Parks and Facilities

Reviews the Quality of Parks and Facilities

  • Reviews information received in regard to facilities’ safety and physical accessibility by all members of the Community.
  • Makes recommendations, as appropriate, to the Municipality for maintenance and/or repair/amendment

Parks, Recreation & Culture Coordinator: Jeff Bitton Contact Number: 613-473-4030

Fees & Charges – By-law 2016-58

Committees supporting Parks, Recreation, and Culture:

Arts Centre Hastings Committee:

Contact number: 613-473-4049 Committee Chair, email:

Centre Hastings Non-Motorized Regatta Committee:

Contact Number:   613-473-0048 or email. or Harry Quart 613-473-1176

Centre Hastings Non-Motorized Regatta – The Regatta has been cancelled this year.  See you in 2017.

The Regatta is a free event open to all ages, and there are great prizes. The Regatta is the perfect opportunity to ride the waters of Moira Lake in your own boat, or use one of the boats provided at the Regatta. The Regatta takes place at the Kiwanis Beach on Highway 62 just south of Madoc on the second Saturday in July. Everyone is welcome for free family fun.

Comfort Country:

The ComfortCountry destination marketing brand is designed for tourists looking to experience the charm of small town Ontario. Find out what’s going on in your community in the event and activity calendars. Email: Website:

Friends of the Madoc Public Library:

Contact: The Bookworm used book store. Web Site:

Huntingdon Park and Recreation Committee:

Contact: Stuart Kerby 613 473 4388

Madoc Agricultural Society:

General Inquiries Contact: Nancy Sorg 613-473-3125 The Fall Fair takes place the third weekend in September, at the Madoc & District Arena, on Cooper Road. Web Site:

Madoc Canadian Heritage Music & Arts Festival:

Contact Number: 613-490-6000 Email: Web Site:

O’Hara Mills Volunteer Association:

Contact Number: 613-967-2466. Web Site:

Parent Teacher Association:

Madoc Public School: 32 Baldwin St. Madoc, Ontario 613-473-2487

Pool Committee

Contact: Lynnette Cooper 416-884-9700

Santa Claus Parade Committee:

Contact: Leigh Anne Lavender, Coordinator Madoc & District Chamber of Commerce P.O. Box 669 Madoc, On K0K 2K0 | (613) 473-1616 Always looking for volunteers.

Madoc and District Recreation Centre (Arena)

45 Cooper Rd (just off Highway 7) Madoc, ON, K0K 2K0 613-473-4206 | Ice is in mid-September to mid-April, call to book ice time. Arena is available in the summer for ball hockey tournaments, lacrosse, dances, craft shows and trade fairs. Site of the renowned Madoc Fall Fair and Maguire Motocross races.   Free WiFi available.

2016/2017 Public Skate Times – Starting Sept. 25/16

Please click link for schedule and pricing – public skating 2016 2017

Skate Park Committee

Contact: Charles Gordon 613 473 0447