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Township of Essa Administration Centre

5786 County Road 21 | Utopia, ON L0M 1T0

Phone: 705-424-9770 Fax: 705-424-2367

Office Hours: Monday through Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

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Public Skating (Indoors)

Cost $3.00 per person (Pre-Schoolers are free)

​For the Shinny Hockey and Public Skating schedule for School PA Days & Public Holidays, see the Public Skating Schedule.

Angus Arena (September 19 to March 30)

Sundays - 12 noon to 1:20 pm
Wednesdays - 6:00 pm to 7:20 pm

Thornton Arena (October 10 to March 31)

Tuesdays - 5:00 pm to 5:50 pm

Parent & Tot Skating (Free Program)


Angus Arena

Tuesdays & Fridays - 11:00 am – 12 noon

Thornton Arena

Mondays & Tuesdays - 11:00 am to 12 noon (Excludes February 18, 2019)

Shinny Hockey

Full Equipment is Mandatory.  Cost $5.00 per person

Angus Recreation Centre 

Tuesdays & Fridays from 12 noon to 12:50 pm (Adult)

Thornton Recreation Centre


Thursdays & Fridays from 12 noon  12:50 pm (Adult)

Outdoor Pads/Skating Rinks

Outdoor Pads are located in Angus, Thornton and Baxter
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*Weather Permitting**

Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays & Fridays

3:00 pm - 6:00 pm Public Skating 
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Jr. Hockey 
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm Adult Hockey

Wednesdays

3:00 pm- 10:00 pm Public Skating

Saturdays & Sundays

12 noon - 4:00 pm Public Skating 
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm Jr. Hockey 
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm Adult Hockey

Looking for Volunteers!!

Interested in volunteering?  Consider volunteering to assist with making/maintaining ice in one of our outdoor pads.

Thornton Outdoor Pad - Call 705-458-9153
Angus / Baxter Outdoor Pads - Call 705-424-9303

For more information, contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 705-424-9303.