The Dorchester Arena and Community Centre
Please direct Booking Inquiries to Tracey Tiersma
Phone: 519-268-7334 ext. 701
View an Online Ice Schedule Here
View our 2012/2013 Ice Fees Here
Spring Ice Fees of $111.50/hour in effect until the end of May, 2013 -- Check the on-line schedule link above and call to book open ice!
Parent & Kid Stick n Puck & Open/Family Skate times will resume in September - Thanks for a great season!
Parent & Tot Skate, Senior Skate, Shinny & Adult Stick and Puck held during the day during the week will continue until the end of May.
Please Check the on-line ice schedule above before coming! Public Skating is sometimes cancelled due to special events and tournaments.
NOTE: Occassionaly Family and Open skate are cancelled to accomodate special events such as tournaments. If in doubt, please check our online schedule.
Senior Skating: Monday & Thursday 10:00am - 11:00am
Admission is $1.50. If you have a favorite tape you'd like to have played while you skate, feel free to bring it along. Personal music choices are played on a 'first come-first served' basis. Come on out and enjoy a fun and relaxing skate!
Parents and Tots Skating: Wednesday 10:00am - 12:00pm
Skating Assists are allowed by not provided by the facility. Children are allowed to have sticks and pucks after 11:00am. Free Admission.
Shinny: Tuesday 9:00am-10:30am and Wednesday 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Come out with a few friends and meet some new ones for an informal fun game of pick-up hockey. Equipment is required. Admission: $5.75 per person
Parent & Kids Stick and Puck - Friday's from 4:00 - 5:30pm
Dads or Mom's come on out with your son or daughter to practice stick handling and improve your shots! Helmets required for children. Admission:$5.75 for family - up to 4 people including 1 adult.
Stick and Puck: Monday 11:00am - 12:30pm
Stick and puck sessions - where you can bring your stick, skates and a helmet to either improve your shot, or join in a small game. $5.75 per person
Family Skating: Sunday 12:30pm - 1:30pm
This time provides an oppourtunity for parents with younger children to enjoy a fun skate. Although the family skate is supervised by on ice recreation staff, please be aware that a parent or guardian of legal age must accompany children on the ice surface. Admission: $1.75/child, $3.50/adult, $5.75/family.
Open Skating: Sunday 1:30pm - 2:30pm and Saturdays (Starting Nov. 12th) from 5:30pm-7:00pm
Everyone is elligible. Open skating is also supervised by recreation staff. Admission: $1.75/child, $3.50/adult, $5.75/family.
The Walking Track is OPEN everyday! This is a great way to get in your exercise without having to worry about the weather. Hours of operation are 7am-10pm. The Walking Track is FREE to use.
Click here for information on the Thames Centre Tuesday Night Hockey League