MELANCTHON TOWNSHIP RECREATION TASK FORCE – SURVEY
HAVE YOUR SAY!
The Melancthon Township Recreation Task Force has created a survey to gather input from Melancthon residents regarding recreation planning, opportunities, funding and the future direction for recreation in the Township of Melancthon.
Please use the below link to access the survey:
Thank you for your participation in this survey!
Recreation Task Force
The Melancthon Township Recreation Task Force was created by Township Council on July 14, 2022 and consists of David Thwaites, Emma Holmes and Adrianna Bell. The purpose of the Recreation Task Force is to research and report on recreation uses in the Township of Melancthon and to create a Terms of Reference.
The Terms of Reference for the Recreation Task Force were received by Council on August 11, 2022.
Horning’s Mills Community Hall
The Horning’s Mills Community Hall, located at the heart of the Hamlet, hosts numerous community events and activities throughout the year. In 2011, in conjunction with an Ontario Trillium Grant, improvements were undertaken to make both floors of the hall wheelchair accessible. The Horning’s Mills Community Hall Board of Management is made up of Melancthon community volunteers. The board raises funds to maintain the community hall, upgrade its facilities to meet with current codes and community needs, and to host community events.
Please click the following link to visit the Horning’s Mills Community Hall website: https://horningsmillshall.com/
Interested in renting the hall? Please contact Ruth Plowright – 519-941-6333 or the Township Office – 519-925-5525.
North Dufferin Community Centre
706114 County Rd 21 Mulmur, ON
The North Dufferin Community Centre is owned by the Township of Mulmur, and managed by the NDCC Board of Management. The Board is made up of one representative each from the Townships of Mulmur and Melancthon and Members of the Community from both Mulmur and Melancthon Township.
North Dufferin Community Centre Efficiency Review
Together, the Townships of Mulmur and Melancthon are completing a Facility and Program Assessment of the North Dufferin Community Centre (NDCC) to ensure that the facility is operating as efficiently as possible, while meeting the community’s needs.
The Centre Dufferin Recreation Complex
The Centre Dufferin Recreation Complex is owned by the Town of Shelburne, and managed by the CDRC Board of Management. The Board is made up of representatives from the Town of Shelburne, the Town of Mono, the Townships of Melancthon and Amaranth. Built in 1977, the community facility consists of a 900-seat arena, an outdoor heated pool and a 4000-square-foot banquet hall. In 2010 the CDRC underwent a major renovation that provided new swimming pool and arena change rooms as well as addressed Accessibility requirements.
Dundalk Community Centre
Recreation Department Contact
(519) 923-3431 or (519) 374-3130
Horning’s Mills Community Park
The Horning’s Mills Community Park is located at the corner of 15 Sideroad and Main Street in Horning’s Mills. The Park boasts a large covered Pavilion and ball diamond. Perfect for family reunions, picnics, birthday parties, etc. The Horning’s Mills Community Park has been the meeting place of the Community since 1930 when L.A.C. Strothers, a local landowner, donated the land to the people. For rental inquiries, please contact the Township Office at 519-925-5525.