Adult and Older Adult Drop-In Programs

a picture of 2 seniors playing pickleball

The Municipality of Port Hope recognizes that staying active is important for your independence. No membership commitment is needed to enjoy our drop-in programs.

Drop-in Schedule July 1, 2022 to November 20, 2022

The drop-in schedule changes on a regular basis.
Please ensure you check back regularly for changes or cancellations.

Badminton

Come play this is low impact indoor sport in a fun, recreational setting and social atmosphere.

Fall Schedule

September 19, 2022 to November 20, 200

Mondays: 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Fridays: 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Badminton cancellations: October 10, 2022

Basketball

Drop-in and participate in a game of pick-up basketball or 21.

Fall Schedule

September 19, 2022 to November 20, 200

Mondays (ages 35 years+): 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Wednesday (ages 18+): 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Thursdays (ages 18+): 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. 

Location: Town Park Recreation Centre

Basketball cancellations: October 10, 2022

Fun4Life

Fun4Life is a social opportunity for individuals with special needs 18 years+.  This program will enhance opportunities for socialization, physical activity, life skills and nutrition.  This is a drop-in program and offered weekly. We request that a  Participant Registration form be completed before attending so we are able to best meet the needs of everyone.  You can pick up a form at Town Park Recreation Centre during regular operational hours.

Mondays: 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Location: Town Park Recreation Centre

Fee: $2.00 per visit

Fall Schedule

September 19, 2022 to November 20, 200

Mondays: 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Fun4Life cancellations: October 10, 2022

Indoor Tennis

Indoor Tennis is back!  4 players will be assigned a one hour time block.  If you are new to indoor tennis please contact the Town Park Recreation Centre in advance so you can be added to the playing list.

Starts October 1, 2022

Saturdays: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Tennis cancellations: October 15, November 19, 2022

Men's Activity Club (MAC)

Join in the social men's club and play Texas hold'em and enjoy some coffee.

Fall Schedule

September 19, 2022 to November 20, 200

Mondays: 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Location: Town Park Recreation Centre

MAC cancellations: October 10, 2022

Pickleball - All levels

Pickleball for all levels of doubles play.  We encourage a welcoming and friendly recreational environment for everyone and new players are always welcome.  If you are looking for more competitive play then please see our advanced time.

Fall Schedule

Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays: 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Wednesdays: 5:45 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.

Location: Town Park Recreation Centre

Pickleball cancellations: October 5, October 10, 2022

Pickleball Advanced

This program is for advanced level of play and players who are looking for a more competitive game.  Players are encouraged to pick a time slot that is suitable for their level of play.  This program will start on September 22, 2022.

Fall Schedule

September 19, 2022 to November 20, 2022

Thursdays: 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Location: Town Park Recreation Centre

Pickleball - Beginners

This timeslot is dedicated to beginner players and those wanting to learn to play the sport in a welcoming, inclusive environment.

Fall Schedule

September 19, 2022 to November 20, 2022

Thursdays: 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Location: Town Park Recreation Centre

 

On September 22, 29 and October 6 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. there will be a volunteer present to teach you how to play the sport and explain the rules.

 

Shuffleboard

Geared to older adults.  Try out your strength and coordination with this fun and social program.

Fall Schedule

September 19, 2022 to November 20, 2022

Tuesdays: 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Location: Town Park Recreation Centre

Walking

Go for a morning walk in the gymnasium in a safe, climate-controlled environment.  This program is offered for free.

Fall Schedule

September 19, 2022 to November 20, 2022

Monday to Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 8:45 a.m.

Location: Town Park Recreation Centre

Walking cancellations: October 10, 2022

Drop-in Fees

Drop-In Gym Fees Tier 1 - Badminton and Basketball
Age Category2022 Fee (taxes included and rounded to the nearest quarter)
Adult $3.75
Senior $2.50
Youth $1.00
Drop-In Gym Fees Tier 2 - Pickleball
Age Category2022 Fee (taxes included and rounded to the nearest quarter)
Adult $5.00
Senior $3.25
Youth $1.00
Drop-In Gym Fees Tier 1 - Indoor Tennis
Age Category2022 Fee (taxes included and rounded to the nearest quarter
All Ages (Child, youth, adult and senior) $5.00