Swim Registration & Pool Rental

The Recreation Department operates two outdoor pools within the Township of Wellington North:

Arthur & Area Aquatic Centre, 158 Domville Street, Arthur ON

Lions Roy Grant Pool, 393 Parkside Drive,  Mount Forest ON


A variety of aquatic programs ranging from Adult Tot to Adult Swims are available at both pools. The Department will be following the Life Saving Society's Swim instructional program enabling participants, as young as 4 months of age, to learn to swim and strengthen swimming ability. 

Swimming Lessons are offered from June to August at both the Arthur and Mount Forest Pools.  For further information and to register for swimming lessons for either Arthur or Mount Forest  you can:

  • Get a Registration Form from the Leisure Calendar or HERE, and complete (be sure to include second and third options). 

  • Drop off or mail registration form, with payment, to the Township of Wellington North.  Registration confirmations and receipts will be mailed to you

Download the PDF Registration Form Here

Fillable Registration Form Here

Township of Wellington North 
Recreation Department
Box 125, 7490 Sideroad 7 West
Kenilworth, ON N0G 2E0

NOTE: Please do not send cash in the mail.

Available Programs


A great way to exercise at any age!  This is a low impact workout that allows individuals to exercise at their own pace.
Call: 519-848-3620, Ext. 4335 for more information.  Must prove comfort level in water, prior to class start.  May be in Deep End of Pool.

Cost: $35.25/Session (includes HST), 8 people must be registered, at each pool, 1 week prior to Start Date, to run Course.

Arthur & Area Aquatic Centre

Tuesdays or Thursdays from 5:30 - 6:30pm
Beginning July 9th for 8 weeks

Mount Forest Lion Roy Grant Pool

Wednesdays from 5:30-6:30pm
Beginning July 10th for 8 weeks.

Bronze Cross & Medallion

Bronze Cross & Medallion Classes at the Roy Grant Pool this summer.
Call: 519-848-3620, Ext. 4335 for more information.

  • Bronze Medallion & Emergency 1st Aid with CPR B
  • Bronze Cross with "CPR C"

Download the info sheet for more information

Cost: $188.00

Mount Forest Marlins Swim Team

Join the Mount Forest Marlins Swim Team this summer.
Call: 519-848-3620, Ext. 35 for more information.

Practice Dates:

Saturday June 29th and July 6th from 11:00 – 12:00 pm

Tuesdays & Thursdays from 5:30 – 6:30 pm beginning July 9th
Meets on Saturdays from 8:00 – 12:30pm (Travel Required)

Open to Swimmers 6 to 18 years of Age.

Cost: $71.50/Person (Non Resident Fee does Not Apply)
Minimum of 18 Registered Swimmers required by June 22nd for program to run.

Volunteer coaches, parents or experienced swimmers also required

Family Swim

A great time for the family to spend together!  Children under 10 years must be accompanied into the pool by an adult.  Swimming toys and aids will be available.

Patrons that come to Family Swim will not be able to stay for Public Swim without paying additional fees.

COST: Regular Admission Fees

Lap Swim

Individuals can swim lengths of the pool at their own pace.  Kick boards and leg floats provided.  During Family/Lap Swim there will be a designated Lap Swim lane.

COST: Regular Admission Fees

See General Pool Schedule for Dates & Times

Life Saving Society Swim Lessons

Experience water fun & safety together with Lifesaving Society Lessons.
Call: 519-848-3620, Ext. 4335 for more information.


  • Parent Tot 1 (4-12 months)
  • Parent Tot 2 (12-24 months)
  • Parent Tot 3 (2-3 years)
  • Preschool A (3-5 years)
  • Preschool B (3-5 years)
  • Preschool C (3-5 years)

Swimmer Levels

  • Beginner (Age 6 never taken lessons before)
  • Levels 1 through 10 (Age 6 and up)

Download the info sheet for more information

2019 Arthur Lifesaving Society Swim Lesson Schedule

2019 Mount Forest Lifesaving Society Swim Lesson Schedule

Rent The Pool This Summer

Toys & swimming aids provided.
Call: 519-848-3620, Ext. 4335 for more information.

Available between June 29th & August 25th
Saturday & Sunday: 12pm - 1pm, 4pm - 5pm

Cost: $116.25/hr (+HST)
Includes 2 guards, for up to 60 people total (in pool & on deck).

For 60 - 100 people, add $58.13/hr (+HST)

Pool Admittance Guideline Applies.  Click Here for Guideline