The Town of Ajax offers inclusive programs for people of all ages, abilities and interests.

Activity Registration

Community Recreation & Parks Guide

Winter 2020 - Community Recreation & Parks Guide

Open the Winter 2020 Digital Guide

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Additional Information:

St. Francis Centre for Community, Arts & Culture

In addition to the programs listed in the Digital Guide above, please visit our St. Francis Centre website for additional facility-specific information. 

Facilities & Rental Information

For information on renting Community Halls & Rooms, Ice, Gymnasiums and more, visit our Rent a Facility page.

Registration Dates

Winter 2020

  • Registration has opened for programs and activities beginning in January.  Check availability online at Active Ajax or visit the Customer Service Desk at one of our Community Centres for options and availability.

Plan ahead and mark these key registration dates into your calendar!

Spring 2020

  • Aquatics – Tuesday, February 25, 2020 - Online at 7 a.m. and Walk-In at 12 p.m.

  • Activities – Thursday, February 27, 2020 - Online at 7 a.m. and Walk-In at 12 p.m.

Summer Camp 2020

  • Tuesday, March 24, 2020 - Online/Walk-In at 7 a.m.

Summer 2020

  • Aquatics – Tuesday, April 21, 2020 - Online at 7 a.m. and Walk-In at 12 p.m.

  • Activities – Thursday, April 23, 2020 - Online at 7 a.m. and Walk-In at 12 p.m.

Fall 2020

  • Aquatics – Tuesday, August 25, 2020 - Online at 7 a.m. and Walk-In at 12 p.m.

  • Activities – Thursday, August 27, 2020 - Online at 7 a.m. and Walk-In at 12 p.m.

How to Register

Online Registration

  • Visit
  • 24 hours per day, 7 days per week
  • Sign In using your Login (your email address) and personal password
  • Immediate registration confirmation
  • Registration receipts/confirmation must be printed as one will not be emailed/mailed

In Person

  • Complete a registration form
  • Visit any community centre Customer Service Desk
  • Registration receipts/confirmation will be provided or emailed


  • Complete a registration form
  • Completed forms received in advance will be processed in random order the day of registration
  • Registration receipts/confirmation will be received provided or emailed

Mail or Fax

  • Complete a registration form
  • Mail to: Town of Ajax Recreation, Culture & Community Development Department, 65 Harwood Ave. S. Ajax, ON, L1S 2H9, Attention: Activity Registration
  • Fax to: 905-427-3821
  • Registration receipts/confirmation will be emailed, or mailed within one week
Registration Information
  • The Town of Ajax reserves the right to cancel, postpone or combine classes, limit/increase registrations or change instructors.
  • Submission of a registration form does not guarantee acceptance into the activity. We try to enrol you in your first activity choice.
 Registration Forms
  • Registration forms are available at all community centre Customer Service Desks or online at ActiveAjax
  • Complete the entire form and be sure information is accurate, sign the form and include payment.
  • Online registrations do not require a registration form. 
 Registration Receipt
  • If registering online, make sure you print your receipt/confirmation. We do not mail receipts/confirmations.
  • Registration receipts will be emailed from In-Person, Drop-off, Mail or Fax registrations. 
 Fees, Payment Methods and Details
  • All fees and other applicable charges quoted are contained in the Town's Fee Schedule approved each year by Town Council.
  • Full payment is required to complete a registration, including any outstanding account balance.
  • Cash, Interac Debit, American Express, MasterCard, VISA and cheques made payable to The Town of Ajax are accepted.
  • Cheques may not be post-dated.
  • Registrations received after the first class will be pro-rated, provided the activity has available space.
 Returned Payments
  • An Administration Fee of $45 + HST applies for all payments that the bank returns.
  • You cannot make any further purchases until we receive a replacement payment.
 Cancellations & Refunds
  • Withdrawal requests must be made IN WRITING using the Withdrawal and Transfer Request Form, and submitted 48 hours prior to the second scheduled class, or a refund will not be issued.
  • Refunds will not be issued for classes that have past regardless of attendance.
  • Refunds are calculated based on the date the written request is received and subject to a $10 Administrative Fee + HST per person per program (max $20 per person).
  • If Recreation, Culture & Community Development cancels an activity, you will receive notification just prior to the activity start date. At this time you have the option to switch to another activity or receive a full refund or account credit.
  • Classes are subject to cancellation due to holidays or facility availability. The Community Recreation & Parks Guide or the program confirmation/receipt notes these cancellations.
  • Withdrawal requests for First Aid Programs, Aquatic Leadership & Private, Low-Ratio & Adapted lessons must be made in writing no later than 24 hours prior to the start of the first class.  A refund will not be issued once the class starts.  A $10 Administrative Fee + HST per person per registrant applies.

Medical Refunds

  • A refund for medical reasons will be issued with a doctor's note or prescription receipt only and will be issued as of the date the Town receives the note/receipt, for the remaining classes only, and no Administration Fee will be applied.
  • Transfer requests must be made in writing using the Withdrawal and Transfer Request Form
  • Transfers will be accommodated based on availability and are subject to a $10 Administrative Fee + HST per person per program (max $20 per person).
  • General activity and aquatic (excluding aquatic leadership) transfers can occur at any time.
  • Transfers into level-based activities such as karate, arts and yoga a before the third scheduled class.
 Wait Lists
  • We will add your name to a wait list and will contact you when a space becomes available if we are unable to accommodate you in your preferred activity.
  • If contacted you will have 48 hours to respond to secure and pay for your spot.
  • You should only wait list for a maximum of two activities.

Senior Discount

Participants who are 65 years or older will receive a 50% discount on recreation activities, with some exceptions. Look for the 65+ symbol in the activity title.

Member Discount

Fitness and Health Centre members will receive a 33% discount on specified Group Fitness activities. Look for the M symbol in the activity title

Note: Only the highest applicable discount applies. Discounts cannot be combined

Programs and activities include:

Services include:

Recreation programs provide the opportunity to be active within the community, meet new people and develop skills and interests.