The Manitouwadge Community Centre, opened in 1964, houses many facilities within its walls and surrounding area. In the summer, programs such as the Drop-In for teens and youth, and the Playground Program for younger children are held here. Adjacent to the Centre, you will find the outdoor Manitouwadge Oasis Pool where fully qualified lifeguards/instructors offer swimming lessons and a variety of public swimming opportunities and special events throughout the summer months. Two outside tennis courts are located outside the Community Centre as well as a baseball field complete with lighting which may be rented for tournaments. In addition to summer programming, the Community Centre houses a full service fitness facility available to all citizens, the Manitouwadge Public Library, the MTO Office, and an auditorium for community and user groups and for private functions of various sorts.
During the winter months, the Community Centre boasts a variety of winter activities. The arena becomes an oasis for figure skaters, public skaters and hockey players of all ages. The Manitouwadge Minor Hockey Association and the Manitouwadge Figure Skating Club continue to offer their services to the youth of Manitouwadge. The Manitouwadge Curling Club offers various leagues for curling participants and a licenced lounge overlooking the ice.
Also during the winter months, various programs may be offered in the auditorium. Such programs as ballroom dancing, badminton for youth and adults, yoga and aerobics have all been offered in the past.
Also available within the Community Centre are various meeting rooms which may be rented by any community group or individual for meetings or other functions. For information or bookings please call the Municipal Office at 826-3227 ext. 237.
The Community Centre is managed and maintained by a facility caretaker who will always be on duty if questions or concerns are to arise. They may be reached at (807) 826-3607.
Manitouwadge Public Library:
The library offers a variety of services including, Interlibrary Loans, Ancestrylibrary.com, as well as Knowledge
. All of these sights are free of charge.
Come see what your library has to offer you!
Elizabeth Bierworth, CEO/Librarian
Manitouwadge Public Library, Community Centre
2 Manitou Rd
Library Hours of Operation
Please see the new schedule at the Community Centre.