Verner Fitness Room

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Sunday - Closed
Monday - 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Tuesday - 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Wednesday - 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Thursday - 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Friday - 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Saturday - Closed



Sunday - Closed
Monday - 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Tuesday - 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Wednesday - 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Thursday - 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Friday - 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday - 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. (Noon)



Register today at the Verner Municipal Office.

User Fees

Adults (16 to 59 years old) Seniors (60 to 74 years old)
1 month $30 $25
3 months $70 $50
7 months



Registration - Swimming Lessons (Winter 2018)

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Winter 2018 Swimming Lessons ENG WEBSITE

User Fees

Miscellaneous Fees

Arena Adult Private Rental


Private Pool Rental

$110 (0-20 people)
$135 (21-40 people)
$160 (41-60 people)
$190 (61 - over people)
Babysitting Course $55
Home Alone Safety Course $33


Swimming Lessons
Member Non-Member

Group Swimming Lessons - 10 weeks (1st Child)

$50 $70

Group Swimming Lessons - 10 weeks (1st Child)

$45 $60
Group Swimming Lessons - 10 weeks (1st Child) $35 $50
Private Swimming Lessons $13 per lesson $16 per lesson
Semi-Private Swimming Lessons $9 per lesson $11 per lesson
Endurance Tek - 10 weeks $75 $95 


Membership Fees
(18 - 59)
Senior (60 - 74)
Child (3 - 17)*

Per Visit (Pool or Fitness)

$4.50 $3.50 $12

75 years old +

2 years old 
& under

1 Month Pool

$40 $28 $59
1 Month Fitness $53 $42 $67
1 Month Pool & Fitness $90 $62 $112
3 Months Pool $83 $58 $128
3 Months Fitness $111 $84 $165
3 Months Pool & Fitness $145 $98 $221
6 Months Pool $149 $97 $238
6 Months Fitness $161 $128 $303
6 Months Pool & Fitness $231 $163 $409
1 Year Pool $240 $173 $435
1 Year Fitness $287 $206 $513
1 Year Pool & Fitness $413 $301 $746
*Must be 16 years old and over to use the fitness room.
**Student card required. 


Events Calendar

Parks and Playgrounds

Please note that all splash parks are closed for the season. 


Cache Bay
Splash Park and Playground (Cache Bay Community Centre)
The Municipality of West Nipissing acknowledges the Ontario Trillium Foundation contribution of $125,000 towards the Cache Bay Splash Park and Playground project.

Waterfront Park

Sturgeon Falls
Richelieu Park
Janen Street Park
South Side Park and Splash Park
Minnehaha Bay

France Gareau Park and Splash Park
Piette Street Park

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Cache Bay


River Valley 



School Playgrounds

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École élémentaire catholique Ste-Marguerite d'Youville

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Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Elementary School

White Woods Public School


Public Boat Launches and Docking Facilities

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Cache Bay Government Dock
Dock Road, Cache Bay

Federal Government Dock
Holditch Street, Sturgeon Falls

Field Dock
Desjardins Street, Field

Lavigne Government Dock
Highway 64 South, Lavigne

Minnehaha Bay
300 King Street, Sturgeon Falls

The Sturgeon River House Museum
250 Fort Road, Sturgeon Falls


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CLICK HERE  to download the Summer 2018 - Programming brochure.

For more information or if you have questions regarding Programs and Schedules, please contact:

West Nipissing Community and Recreation Centre
Tel.: 705-753-0160
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Renée-Anne Paquette, Coordinator of Community Services
Tel: (705) 753-2250 ext. 6927
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Birthday Parties Program

The West Nipissing Community and Recreation Centre offers a Birthday Parties Program. For additional details click on the link below:

Birthday Parties Program

Pool Programs

What are admission standards (pool)?

Public Swim

  • Three (3) nights a week
    Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
    6:30pm to 7:30pm
  • Every weekend
    Saturday & Sunday
    12pm to 3pm

Lifeguard Course 
Now available - Please call 705-753-0160 for more details.

Fitness Programs

Class Descriptions:

Personal Training

Indoor Cycling



Red Cross Babysitting Course

This course is designed for youth 11 years and up who want to become a babysitter or may already be one. The Babysitting Course covers the responsibilities of a babysitter, safety tips for children of all ages, basic child care skills and what to do in case of an emergency.

Course dates:

French Session

  • Saturday June 23rd, 2018

English Session

  • Sunday, June 24th, 2018

Cost: $55.00

Course runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

To register please call: 705-753-0160.


Home Alone Safety Program

Being home alone can be an uncomfortable and unsafe situation without some basic skills. Those safety, first aid, and comfort skills are covered in this course through interactive games and role playing. Let's work to keep our children safe and confident. Home Alone is recommended prior to taking the Red Cross Babysitting Course

Course dates:

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Cost: $33.00

Conditions: Must be at least 10 years old.

Course runs from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. (Noon).

To register please call: 705-753-0160


*Although the program is offered in English, the instructor is bilingual. 





Sturgeon River House Museum

 250 Fort Roadmuseum-logo
Sturgeon Falls, ON 
P2B 2N7

Tel: 705-753-4716

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Seven days a week - 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Call 705.753.4716 to book a tour outside of the above posted hours.










Welcome to one of West Nipissing's finest attractions! 

The Sturgeon River House Museum, located on the west bank of the Sturgeon River, was established in order to promote, conserve and enhance the culture and particularly the heritage of the population of the Municipality of West Nipissing.

Permanent exhibit
The Museum's permanent exhibit consists of many interesting artifacts, examples of traditional snares and bush shelters, information on the remarkable fur-bearing animals of the north, a fascinating video on the creation of birch bark canoes, and so much more. Also, step back in time within our trading post replica to get an authentic feel for Ontario' rugged past. This exhibit is a tribute to the northern spirit of survival.

Temporary Exhibit
The West Nipissing Francophone Pioneers Exhibit is a temporary exhibit putting into perspective the colonisation and of francophone pioneers in the communities of Cache Bay, Crystal Falls, Desaulniers, Field, Lavigne, River Valley, Sturgeon Falls and Verner during the years of 1880 to 1939. The goal of the exhibit is to inform the public on the popular culture and social history of the West Nipissing pioneer families. Come and discover the era of the pioneer days.

Gift Shop
Within the museum, you will find a Souvenir and Gift Shop filled with unique items such as hand painted cards, portraits, dried flower arrangements and homemade soaps and other memorable keepsakes.

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Enjoy a family picnic outdoors under a party tent or in our picnic area fronting the beautiful Sturgeon River. You will find a workable Blacksmith Shop known as La Forge Charles, the Duquette Icehouse where blocks of ice are stored throughout the year and the Maison Major, our old pioneer style home. An open-air stage is available for outdoor concerts or plays.

Four Season Walking Trails
The Museum boast four (4) kms of low impact walking trails though provincially significant wetlands. Enjoy an interpretative trek to the natural cranberry bogs and to the waterfowl lookout overlooking beautiful Lake Nipissing.dsc 0443atv

Banquet Hall and Boardroom
The Banquet Hall is available for all special occasions, meetings and conferences. A fully equipped kitchen and bar facility are at your disposal or you may wish to have your event catered by the Museum staff.

The Boardroom, located on the second floor, consist of a kitchenette area and of seating arrangements accommodating 15 to 25 persons. Audio-visual equipment is available at an extra cost.

Boat Launch and Docking Facilities
The Museum offers boat launching with access to the Sturgeon River for a minimal cost. A seasonal pass may also be purchased. Docking facilities are available for tourists arriving by waterway and for use during special events such as our annual fishing tournament.














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