To register for a Township-sponsored program, fill in the registration form
and mail it with a payment cheque or bring it to the Municipal Offices in Chantry
- 1439 County Rd 8 (cash, cheque or debit). Cheques payable to
Township of Rideau Lakes.
completed registration forms must be received by the deadline indicated
for each program.
run on a first-come, first-served basis.
The Township of Rideau Lakes Municipal Office (1439 County Road 8 in the hamlet of Chantry) has a “Welcome Package” available at the reception area.
Filled with information on local attractions, businesses, events and more, it is available for the asking. Can’t find the information you are looking for? Call Sue for assistance at 1-800-928-2250 or 613-928-2251 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Child Tax Credit Program
Parents may claim tax credits for their children through both the Federal and Provincial Governments' Child Tax Credit Programs for their children’s active participation in the Rideau
Lakes Day Camp, Swim Lessons or other programs. To request a receipt, please contact Sue Dunfield at 1-800-928-2250 or 613-928-2251 or email email@example.com
THANKS TO OUR VOLUNTEERS
The Department of Community and Leisure Services is truly blessed to have so many dedicated and caring individuals who give of their time freely and with such enthusiasm. Thanks to these people our community is the best place to call home. See our Thanks to Volunteers Page
All Season Sights in the Township of Rideau Lakes
Click on the photos below to see some snapshots of the Township during various seasons
To book any of these parks for family or other sporting events, contact Sue Dunfield at 1-800-928-2250 or 928-2251 ext 238
D.A.R.S. Park - Delta Location: 47 Recreation Drive in Delta Features: Lighted outdoor ice rink (active ball hockey league in the summer!), canteen, lighted regulation horse shoe pits and open space.
Elgin Outdoor Rink Location: 48 Halladay Street beside the Red Brick School House and near South Crosby Public School (location of a variety of activities for children, music & BBQ during Elgin Days) Features: Lighted outdoor ice rink and skaters' change house.
Hanna Memorial Park Location: 23 Water Street in Portland. Features: This passive park offers visitors and local residents a beautiful place to relax and watch the action on the Big Rideau Lake. Sunsets will be awesome and the peace and tranquility second to none! Just down the road the public has access to a beach for public swimming.
Kin Park Location: 2311 to 2315 Harlem Road at Portland (across from 2314
Royal Canadian Legion) Features: Home to North Leeds Soccer, there is both a lighted regulation sized soccer pitch and a mini soccer field as well as a lighted softball diamond, canteen, picnic area, playground, basketball court, pop-can recycling bin and a toboggan hill for winter fun.
Lower Beverley Lake Park (waterfront Park) Location: 146 Lower Beverley Lake Park Rd in the village of Delta. Features: Municipally owned and operated tent and trailer park with some seasonal cabins available to rent. For more info see: www.beverleylakepark.com or call 613-928-2881.
Lorne Park - Newboro Location: 28 John St In the Village of Newboro Features: lighted softball diamond, canteen, basketball court, playground, soccer pitch, trails, forest area and picnic areas. Home of the Newboro Men's Fastball Team.
Shillington Park - North Crosby Location: - 875 8th Concession Road just off County Road 10 near Westport Features: lighted softball diamond, sport pad (that is also an outdoor ice rink in the winter) community hall with canteen, 2 shuffle boards, 2 lighted tennis courts, playground, trails with geocaching facilities, gardens, forest area, picnic tables, outdoor washroom facilities and pavilion.
Portland Community Park - Portland Location: On Campbell Street beside the Portland Community Hall 24
Water St Features: An older playground, picnic table, near to public beach access and seasonal outdoor washroom facilities on the side of the Community Hall.
Sand Lake Park - Elgin (waterfront park) Location: 345 Delong Road, off Bush Rd near Elgin Features: beach, change rooms, washrooms, playground, trails, forest area, picnic areas, all weather shelter, site of the IPM Log Cabin and is home to the Rideau Lakes Day Camp in July & August.
Van Clief Park - Lombardy Location: Across from 21 Blacksmith Road in Lombardy Features: passive park with playground and picnic tables, basketball hoop and very scenic viewing along Otter Creek.
Adult Social Clubs
An opportunity to meet your neighbors, form some strong friendships, have a communication network amongst your peers, play some cards, enjoy exercise, travel, listen to guest speakers, be entertained, eat, hold fun fund- raising ventures, and above all, enjoy your leisure hours to their fullest.
New members are always welcome.
SOUTH ELMSLEY CLUB 55
(Lombardy and area)
Meet 3rd Tuesday at the South Elmsley Municipal Complex
SOUTH CROSBY FRIENDSHIP CLUB
(Elgin and area)
Meet 2nd Wednesday at the Elgin Municipal Complex
RIDEAU FRIENDSHIP CIRCLE
(Newboro, North Crosby and area)
Meet 1st Wednesday at the North Crosby Community Centre
(Portland and area)
Meet 1st Wednesday at the Portland Community Hall
CHAFFEY’S LOCK CLUB
(Chaffey’s Lock and area)
Meet 3rd Thursday at the Chaffey’s Locks Community Hall
BEVERLEY LAKE CLUB
(Delta and area)
Meet 4th Wednesday at the Delta United Church
New to the area? Contact Sue at the Township Offices for a copy of the latest Calendar of Events planned for seniors in the Township of Rideau Lakes and area. 613-928-2251 or 1-800-928-2250 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Township of Rideau Lakes, 1439 County Road 8, Delta, ON, K0E 1G0
For general inquiries, administration, planning, public works, parks & rec, and fire department: Tel: 613-928-2251 or 1-800-928-2250 - Fax: 613-928-3097
For the tax office: Tel: 613-928-2896 or 1-866-677-4577