Skating and shinny hockey

Updates and notices

  • Individuals (10 years of age and older) entering a County-owned building (including recreation centres) will be required to wear a non-medical mask

Re-opening dates and details

Strathcona County is following a phased approach to re-opening indoor recreation centres and amenities. At this time, arenas are only open for group bookings and recreational skating, shiny hockey or ringette is unavailable. 

  • Arenas (for group bookings only) - phased re-opening on now

Activity time slots and pricing options

    • Activity time slots are currently available for:
      • Wellness centres - Millennium Place, Ardrossan Recreation Complex and Glen Allan Recreation Complex
      • Indoor tracks - Millennium Place and Ardrossan Recreation Complex
      • Racquet courts - Glen Allan Recreation Complex (regular court fees apply)
      • Swimming / aquatic activities - Emerald Hills Leisure Centre 
        • Recreational swimming
        • Lap swimming 
        • Aquatic walking lanes
        • Kids pool only - must be booked by calling 780-464-2112.
           
    • Registered programs (ex. fitness classes and activities for kids) are also available but not included in the activity time slot passes or bookings. You can register for a single class or a 6 week session (fitness).  Programs are available at:
      • Millennium Place
      • Ardrossan Recreation Complex
      • Glen Allan Recreation Complex
      • Emerald Hills Leisure Centre
      • Emerald Hills Sports Pavilion
      • Strathcona Wilderness Centre and more outdoor locations (Play in the Park, kids activities)
    • Pre-book and pre-pay for your activity time slot with Recreation Online or by calling the recreation centre you wish to visit.
       
    • Time slots range from 60 minutes to 90 minutes depending on the activity.
       
    • You can cancel your activity time slot before it begins and receive a credit on your account by calling the recreation centre.
       
    • You can only visit the area you have registered for (ex. if you booked for the wellness centre, you can not visit the gymnasium).
       
    • Each individual attending the facility with you must have a pre-booked time slot as well. 
       
    • You can come to the facility at any time during your time slot, but you must leave at the end of it, regardless of what time you arrived. (Ex. If you book 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. you must leave by 10:30 a.m. even if you arrive at 9:45 a.m.)
       
    • After each time slot, staff will sanitize equipment and clean the area for the next group. 
       
    • Use of the gymnasium, indoor fields, or dry surface spaces is not included in activity time slots. These spaces must be booked by calling 780-416-7252 or by emailing mpbooking@strathcona.ca
  • You can purchase an single activity time slot, buy a package of 10, or get a one month pass. All passes are non-transferrable.

    Single visits

    • Tots under 2 - Free
    • Child (2-12 years) – $4.00
    • Youth (13-17 years) – $5.50
    • Adult (18-64 years) – $$7
    • Senior (65+ years) – $5.50
    • Free for children under 2 years old

    10-visit packages

    10-visit activity time slot packages can be purchased with a 10% discount. This package can only be used for the ​facility and activity it was purchased for and is available at RecOnline.strathcona.ca. For additional packages for family members, please call a recreation centre starting July 15.

    • Tots under 2 - Free
    • Child (2-12 years) – $36.00
    • Youth (13-17 years) – $49.50
    • Adult (18-64 years) – $63.00
    • Senior (65+ years) – $49.50
    • Free for children under 2 years old

    One month pass – now available

    An interim one-month pass (valid for 30-days) will be offered at the Millennium Card price. This is a simplified version of the card that does not include the additional family pricing when added to an adult/senior membership.

    • Tots under 2 - Free
    • Child (2-12 years) – $23.25
    • Youth (13-17 years) – $39.25
    • Adult (18-64 years) – $49.00
    • Senior (65+ years) – $39.25

    To purchase this pass, please phone:

    • Millennium Place at 780-416-3300
    • Glen Allan Recreation Complex at 780-467-4404
    • Ardrossan Recreation Complex at 780-400-2084

    You will be asked to provide credit card information to make your purchase. This pass is valid at any recreation facility. Once purchased, this pass can be used when making your online timed activity booking using RecOnline.strathcona.ca

    Millennium Cards - on hold

    To support the changes in service levels, Millennium Cards that were put on hold until September 15 will continue to remain on hold with no payments being taken until further notice.

Ardrossan Recreation Complex

80 – 1 Avenue, Ardrossan, AB
780-400-2084

Broadmoor Arena

2100 Oak Street, Sherwood Park, AB

Glen Allan Recreation Complex

199 Georgian Way, Sherwood Park AB
780-467-4404

Millennium Place

2000 Premier Way, Sherwood Park, AB
780-416-3300

Skate rental - $5.25
Bob skates, grippers and skate aids also available free of charge.

Rental tags available for purchase at the front desk. Pick up skates at The Skate Shack located at the leisure ice. Skate rentals are available from 9 am – 9 pm, daily.

Moyer Recreation Centre

54569 Range Road 215, Josephburg, AB

Sherwood Park Arena and Sports Centre

2015 Oak Street, Sherwood Park, AB

Strathcona Olympiette Centre

25 52029 Range Road 224, Fultonvale, AB

Skating lessons

Skating lessons are offered during our fall, winter and spring program sessions. See our Recreation Guide for program details.

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Last updated: Wednesday, July 15, 2020
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