Community Notice 

For the latest COVID-19 updates, service levels, closures, cancellations and health & safety precautions.

COVID-19 Ajax Updates

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

Activity Registration

Spring/Summer 2020 activeAjax - Community Recreation Guide and 2020 Summer Camps Guide

Open the activeAjax Spring/Summer 2020 Digital Guide

Open the 2020 Summer Camps Digital Guide

Spring/Summer Guide Advertisers

Act One School of Drama

 Mad Science of Toronto

Ajax Acro's Gymnastics Club & Durham Gymnastics Academy

Ontario Power Generation
Ajax Baseball Planet Gymnastics
Ajax Minor Hockey Association Reidmount Discovery School
Ajax-Pickering Summer Hockey Royal City Soccer Club
Ajax Soccer Club Town of Ajax Fitness & Health Centres 
Compass Early Learning and Care
Who's Walking Who
Durham Taekwondo Young Singers

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.

Winter 2020 - Community Recreation & Parks Guide

Winter 2020 - Community Recreation & Parks Guide

Open the Winter 2020 Digital Guide

Registration Dates

The health and safety of our community and residents continues to be our number one priority.  The Town is following the direction from Durham Region Public Health, who is making their decisions based on the provincial and federal response to COVID-19.

As such,
Summer Camps registration, scheduled to begin online on March 24 at 7 a.m. and in-person at 12 p.m., has been postponed until further notice.

We are committed to providing at least two weeks' notice with regard to a rescheduled registration date which will be communicated here, via email and on the Town's social media channels.

 

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 ajax.ca/ActiveAjax
  • 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

Drop-Off

  • 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.
 Transfers
  • 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.
Discounts 

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.