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Summer Programs

 For even more information on the below programs see our Spring/Summer Recreation Guide

Red Cross Swimming Instruction - Jones Beach Bridgenorth

Bridgenorth Red Cross Swimming instruction programs are available at Jones Beach in Bridgenorth. Registration begins June 1, 2014 10:00 am till 12 noon at the Lions Park in Bridgenorth.

Cost per session: one child - $25.00, two children - $40.00, and three or more children - $55.00. 

The Program is sponsored by the Chemung Lake District Lions Club.  For information contact Theresa Beresford at 705-652-7452 or Paul English at 705-292-9802.

YMCA Lakefield Summer Day Camp
Discovery Camp Ages 4 to 10 years - Weekdays from July through to August camp runs from 8am - 5pm but extended hours are available.

Campers will enjoy swimming at Lakefield Beach, walking through the trails, playing baseball on the diamond, canoeing, tie dye, crafts, games, nature activities, relay races and scavenger hunts. Discovery Camp is also filled with exciting excursions and special guests. Campers will build lasting friendships and memories that will have you coming back year after year!
Registration can be done at the Peterborough YMCA - 123 Aylmer Street, Peterborough.

Bridgenorth Minor Sports

The Bridgenorth Sports Program has increased to 400 participants in the past few years. Volunteer help is urgently needed to continue this program, please feel free to offer assistance.

The Bridgenorth Minor Sports Program includes T-Ball, Softball, and Soccer for children 4 to 12 years of age. The sports are played on Saturdays at the Chemung Lake District Lions Park in Bridgenorth.

T-Ball and Softball run for 8 weeks in May and June. Soccer runs for 8 weeks in July and August.

The cost per program is $40.00 per child. This includes individual and team photos and trophies. Uniforms will be provided.

Registration is at the Bridgenorth Community Hall (Bridgenorth Library) on March 26, 2014 and April 2, 2014 from 6 - 8pm. For more information contact Tracy Mock 292-8079.

Ennismore Optimist Youth Sports

The Ennismore Optimist Club sponsors several youth programs during the Spring and Summer. All programs are $60.00 per child. For more information on the programs below call Teena at 705-292-0038 or Kevin 705-292-0633

Programs Include:

  • Soccer- Under 5, Under 7, Under 9, Under 13. 
  • Rookie Ball - 7-10 years
  • Mixed Ball - 11- 14 years
  • Ball Hockey - Under 11 and Under 14
  • Tennis Lessons -7 - 16 years old
  • Golf Lessons - 7 - 17 years old 
  • Lacrosse - Depending on registration

Lakefield Ladies 3-Pitch League

Games are played Monday and Wednesday at the Douglas Sports Centre. For more information contact Mel Benson at 705-657-3454 or Louise Heard at 705-652-9285

Lakefield Mixed Three Pitch League

Games played at the Douglas Sports Centre in Lakefield. For more information concerning the Mixed Three Pitch League contact Jennifer Seeley 705-652-3969 or

Ennismore-Bridgenorth Ladies Softball

Ladies softball is played on Monday evenings at the Robert E Young Recreation Complex in Ennismore and Chemung Lake District Lions Park in Bridgenorth. Registration is in March 22 and 29, 2014 at the Optimist Hall. For more information contact Jacquie Lickfold 705-292-5809

Adult Softball

Men's fast pitch is played on Wednesday evenings at the Ennismore Softball diamond. Several slow pitch leagues play at all diamonds.

Want to start a new league?

Diamond time is available. For information regarding adult softball
or slow pitch contact the Recreation Office at 705-292-9507 Ext. 243