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Welcome to Essa Township

Township of Essa Administration Centre

5786 County Road 21 | Utopia, ON L0M 1T0

Phone: 705-424-9917 Fax: 705-424-2367

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

All Council meetings will be held electronically until further notice. Meetings will be live streamed to the Township of Essa's Youtube Channel .

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​​​In response to COVID-19

Please be advised that in response to Provincial Orders during the current State of Emergency, m​unicipal facilities are not being rented out at this time.  Please monitor this page for updates with respect to facilty rentals.

Facility Rentals​

Interested in renting space at one of our facilities?  Contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 705-424-9917 ext. 107.​

Please complet​e the Facility Request form below.

The following facilities are available for rent​:

​​Essa Public Library

​For information on Facility Rentals at the Angus or Thornton Library Branch, please click HE​RE.

Angus Recreation Centre

  • Ice Surface  - Available from October 1st – March 28th  Ideal for family events, men's/ women's group rentals, small group training etc
  • Floor Surface - Available May 1st – September 1st, Ideal for Lacrosse, Ball hockey, and large events
  • Gymnasium - Includes a kitchen, access to showers, change rooms and stages.  Ideal for hosting indoor sports, banquets, weddings, and fundraising events.
  • Banquet Hall - Includes a kitchen and washrooms.  Ideal for hosting banquets, meetings, weddings, and fundraising events. Access by elevator if required.​

Thornton Recreation Centre

  • Ice Surface - Available from October 1st – March 28th  Ideal for family events, men's/ women's group rentals, small group training etc.
  • Floor Surface - Available May 1st – September 1st, Ideal for Lacrosse, Ball hockey, and large events
  • Banquet Hall - Includes a kitchen and washrooms.  Ideal for hosting banquets, weddings, meetings and fundraising events.
  • Meeting Room - Ideal for hosting meetings, birthday parties and programs.

Community Pa​rk Building

  • Hall - Includes kitchen and washrooms.  Ideal for hosting banquets, meetings, weddings, parties and fundraising events. 

If you wish to book one of our facilities please contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 705-424-9917 ext. 107​​.  To view the Township's rental fees please click on the link below.

2021 Recreation Fees

Related Information​

Fee Schedule for Rentals