Library Board Meeting Tuesday | 6:15pm
Downtown Cruisers Association - Cruise Night Thursday | 6:00pm
Farmers' Market Friday | 6:00am

Spring / Summer 2019 Leisure Guide

Read online here!
Hard copies were delieverd in your Niagara This Week / Port Colborne Leader on Thursday, March 21, 2019 and are available at City Facilities.





Be sure to visit our onlineport 
To Register for Programs or Reserve Facilities!

onlineport is an online facility booking system that will allow you to register for programs, or reserve facilities, from the comfort of your own home, making PORTicipating that much easier! 


What will I need get connected?

·       Account Login and Password
·         Program Code/Information
·         Visa or Mastercard

To create a new online account:

·         Click “Create Account” and complete online form. Within 24 hours your Login ID and password will be sent via email.

Please note: To create an account for a child or spouse you first need to create a personal account. Once you receive email confirmation you can then add a child or spouse. If you do not receive an email within 24 hours be sure to check your junk mail. Otherwise, please call Community Service at 905-835-2901 ext. 538 or email Community Services.


Recreation Programs

View and Print the Program Registration Form

Register for Recreation Programs in-person
Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Vale Health & Wellness Centre
550 Elizabeth Street, Port Colborne, ON L3K 5W3
First Floor Office (Arena Entrance)
*After hours drop box available*
Call 905-835-2900 ext. 538 or email communityservices@portcolborne.ca.



Vale Health & Wellness Centre Box Office & Reception Hours of Operation 
Mondays 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. & 5 - 9 p.m.
Tuesdays: 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wednesdays: 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. & 5 - 9 p.m.
Thursdays: 5 - 9 p.m.
Fridays: 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturdays: 9 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Sundays: Closed
Call: 905-835-2900 ext. 542 or email vhwcboxoffice@portcolborne.ca


Funding Opportunities


Funding is available for children's sport programs. 
Eligible families can apply by completing a grant application online.
For more information, email Shari or call 905-708-7364.


ProKids Niagara

ProKids supports the participation of eligible children and youth in the sport, recreational or cultural activity of their choice. For eligibility or general information, email prokids@niagararegion.ca or call 905-984-6900 or 1-800-263-7215 ext. 3797.

Children's Fitness Tax Credit (CFTC) has increased the maximum amount that may be claimed under the credit to $1,000.00


Canadian Tire’s Jumpstart Charities

Canadian Tire is dedicated to removing financial barriers that prevent children across Canada from participating in quality physical activities. One in three Canadian families cannot afford to enroll their children in organized sports. Jumpstart helps these families by providing funding for registration fees, equipment and/or transportation for over 70 different activities. In addition to enabling participation in high-profile sports like hockey, soccer and swimming, Jumpstart helps children take dance lessons and martial arts classes, play ringette, or take part in several dozen other activities.  Jumpstart supports children between the ages of four and 18. Families must meet financial need criteria in order to qualify for funding. Applications for assistance can be submitted from January 15 to November 1, and can be completed at http://jumpstart.canadiantire.ca/en.html
For additional information, please call 1-844-YES-PLAY.

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