toddler in a program playing with the playground manipulatives

The Township of West Lincoln offers a variety of recreation programs throughout  the year for preschoolers, children and  youth.

The West Lincoln Community Centre and Arena will be closed effective Wednesday, January 5, 2022 at 12:01 AM until at least January 26, 2022 as per the new restrictions announced by the Provincial Government. As of September 22nd, 2021, Ontarians will need to be fully vaccinated (two doses plus 14 days) and provide proof of vaccination along with photo ID to access certain public settings and facilities. As of January 4th, 2022 the only acceptable form of proof of vaccination is the QR code. Some exemptions to the Provincial proof of vaccination mandate apply and can be found here Ontario Regulation 364/20

Children's Multi-Sport Class

The Township of West Lincoln presents Sportball! Sport instruction for kids. 

Sportball provides non-competitive sport instruction for children 16 months to ten years. We want kids to develop physical literacy and a life-long love of movement and sport. We place our emphasis on competence and confidence building, socialization and fun!  

Sportball start date has been postponed. Please check back for updates. 

Sportball Schedule
Parent & Child 16mths-3yrs Junior Drop-off 4yrs-6yrsDrop-off 7yrs-10yrs  

January 19-March 9, 2022 

Wednesday 5:00pm to 5:45pm

Children and parents are introduced to eight different sports through creative storylines, songs, rhymes and much more. The program focuses on exploration and children will be introduced to a different sport each week. Parents are encouraged to participate with their child and challenge them according to their skill level.  


January 19-March 9, 2022 

Wednesday 5:55pm to 6:55pm

The program introduces children to the concepts and skills involved in eight core sports using developmentally appropriate methods to introduce, practice and refine gross motor skills. This program reinforces the benefits of teamwork and skills development rather than the importance of winning, enabling children to gain confidence and develop the social skills necessary to succeed in life and sport.   



January 19-March 9, 2022 

Wednesday 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Children learn the fundamentals of eight different sports in a fun, stress-free, non-competitive setting. Our multi-sport classes keep children moving and engaged and send them home with a new skill from a different sport each class. If you're looking for a way to give your child a well rounded sports-base that promotes their independence and leaves room for specialization later, look no further.  


Sportball will be held at the West Lincoln Community Centre 177 West Street, Smithville, Ontario.

Click here to register! 

Due to COVID-19 and the Township of West Lincoln's community safety will be monitoring the Provincial and Regional guidelines and regulations. This program may be cancelled or change at any time in order to ensure the safety of all staff and participants. 

 Covid-19 reminders

  • Proof of vaccination (two doses plus 14 days) with photo identification is required for anyone over 12 years of age to participate in Township programs.
  • Participants will be required to complete the Provincial Covid-19 screening each time upon entry or complete online here. Please verbally attest to staff you pass upon arrival. 
  • Face coverings are mandatory until your program starts and must be worn as you exit the facility. 

Facility etiquette

Please follow our facility etiquette to help keep the gymnasium safe and enjoyable for everyone.

  • Indoor shoes only in gymnasium
  • Locker rooms are available for use
  • No food or drink allowed in the gymnasium except water
  • No horseplay, swearing, boisterous activity or noise pollution
  • Facility users must treat each other and staff with respect
  • Discrimination and/or harassment of any kind will not be tolerated and will result in immediate removal from the Community Centre

Staff may ask participants to leave if facility etiquette guidelines are not being met.