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Recreation Programs and facilities have been impacted by COVID-19
Details available HERE
NEW! ONLINE programs are available - please see the list below for links to these programs

There's so much to do!  Recreation programs for all ages and interests are available in  Algonquin Highlands.  Please check the Activities Calendar for details.

Highlights of programs available include:

  • Adult volleyball
  • Arts and crafts shows
  • Beginner drumming classes
  • Book Club (online)
  • Bridge
  • Coffee and Conversation (online)
  • Community garage sales
  • Day camp and summer activities for families and children
  • Dorset Community Pitch In Clean Up
  • Dorset Kids Fish Derby
  • Dorset Fire Works
  • Dorset Snowball Winter Carnival
  • Drum Circles
  • Family movie and campfire nights (summer)
  • Folk art classes
  • Guided hikes on foot, snowshoe and cross-country skis
  • Halloween activities for kids
  • LadiesToning Class - ONLINE CLASS
  • Line dancing
  • Pickleball
  • Red Cross and Lifesaving Society Swim Program at Halls Lake (summer)
  • Shuffleboard
  • Soccer league (for children ages 4 to 14)
  • Squash courts (to book a squash court click HERE)
  • Tai Chi classes
  • Ukrainian Easter Egg Workshop
  • Yoga classes
  • Quilters and needle-workers group
  • And more!

Keep an eye on our Activities Calendar for dates and times!

Rowan’s Law: Concussion Awareness Resources

Learn about the Concussion Awareness Resources that amateur athletes, parents, coaches, team trainers and officials are required to review.

Contact Information

Dorset Recreation Centre
1051 Main Street, Box 99
Dorset, Ontario P0A 1E0

Phone/Fax: 705-766-9968


Concussion Awareness and Management Policy
Concussion Code of Conduct for Athletes
Concussion Code of Conduct for Coaches
Online Program Participant Waiver