Ice Programs & Rental Information

Ice Programs

All Recreation Facilities are closed as the province returns to the modified version of Step Two of the Roadmap to Reopen effective Wednesday, January 5, 2022 at 12:01 a.m. for at least 21 days (until January 26, 2022), subject to trends in public health and health system indicators. 

ARTHUR December Calendar

MT FOREST December Calendar

The Township of Wellington North is looking forward to offering winter programing at our arenas, beginning Monday, October 4th, 2021. If you would like to sponsor a public skating session please email

Proof of Vaccination
To provide additional clarification, on December 10, 2021, the Province of Ontario in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health, made an announcement with several updates to settings where proof of vaccination is required.

  1. People under the age of eleven are not required to provide proof of vaccination
  2. As of December 20th, 2021, proof of vaccination will be required for youth aged 12-17 participating in organized sport.
  3. As of January 4th, 2022, persons will be required to present a vaccine certificate with a QR code (on a device or printed) so it can be checked using the Verify Ontario app
  4. As of January 10th, 2022, persons with a medical exemption will be required to present a QR code to enter settings where proof is required (physician notes will no longer be accepted

All other individuals will be required to provide proof of vaccination prior to entering the facility.

Additional COVID-19 Protocols

  • Masks are required in the facility, but can be removed once on the ice.
  • Changerooms will not be open. Washrooms will be available.
  • Water fountains are closed. Water refill stations are open.
  • When exiting the building, please follow the posted signage. 
  • We are committed to providing a safe, secure and respectful environment for all patrons and staff

Schedule for Ice Programs

The full schedule of activities for ice programs can be found in the link below.  The township hopes to expand our service offerings in the future.  

Click to view the weekly ice programing schedule for Arthur and Mount Forest.

Public Skating Sponsorship

With your support of a sponsored public skate, you will be providing the community an opportunity to come together and enjoy recreation and leisure activities. Public skates run weekly at both facilities, with the potential for the Township to add additional dates and times. Your business/organization can pick the Public Skate that you would like to sponsor subject to availability, or, the Municipality can book it for you.

Mount Forest Saturdays noon – 1:30pm
Arthur Fridays 4:30pm – 6:00pm and Sundays noon – 1:30pm

Public Skating Sponsorship and Application Form

Rates & Fees

Public Skating $3.00
Family Skate (up to 5 members same household) $10.00
Parent & Tot $3.00
Older Adult $3.00
Stick & Puck $5.00

* Maximum of 5 family members, each additional member will be $2.00. A Family must live at the same household to qualify for the Family Rate. 

Ice Rentals

The Township of Wellington North would be happy to support you with your ice rental questions. Please contact our team by emailing