The Penhold Fitness Centre offers different drop-in activities, primarily Drop-in Basketball, Drop-in Pickleball, and Drop-in Kid’s Gym. Depending on ice availability we also offer Drop-in Skating and Drop-in Hockey. Drop-in fees vary depending on the drop-in activity.
Please check the calendar on the Fitness Centre webpage to confirm the monthly schedule as certain dates may be cancelled due to other events in the building.
Drop-in basketball is typically offered two times per week and is usually two to three hours per time. The fee associated with this drop-in is $4 for Competitive and $3 for Recreation, and $2 for the Youth drop-in time.
Whether you are wanting to play a pick-up game with friends or family or just want to shoot around these drop-in times are for everyone. Fitness staff monitor these drop-in times any monopolizing of the courts by any group is not allowed. Drop-in Basketball has a zero sick policy, please do not attend if you are feeling unwell or have symptoms of covid-19.
Current Drop-In Times:
Sunday 1:00-3:00pm Recreation (All Ages), $3/person
Monday 3:30-5:30pm Youth (Under 18), $2/person
Saturday 9:00am-12:00pm Competitive (All Ages), $4/person
For the last few years Penhold has had drop-in Pickleball times on Friday and Sunday evenings. The fee associated with this drop-in activity is $5 per person or $3 per person during our senior’s drop-in time. All levels of participants are welcome to join these drop-ins.
Drop-In Pickleball has concluded for the 2021-2022 season. Please watch for new times in the fall of 2022.
Drop-in Pickleball has a zero sick policy, please do not attend if you are feeling unwell or have symptoms of covid-19.
Drop-in Kid’s Gym
Drop-in Kid’s gym operates on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday of every week. All drop-ins will run from 10:00-11:00am. This drop-in is intended for kids under the age of 5 and is parent/guardian supervised. Please note that on Tuesdays the Town of Penhold Fitness Centre partners with the Penhold & District Library to deliver Gym and Storytime.
The fee associated for this drop-in is as follows: $2 for the first child and $1 for every child after. Punch cards are available for purchase.
Kid’s Gym has a zero sick policy, please do not attend if anyone in the household is feeling unwell or has symptoms of covid-19.
Drop-in skating is intended for all ages. There are no sticks and pucks during this time, helmets are required for anyone under 16 years of age. The fee for this drop-in is $5 per family, you can pay this fee upstairs at the Fitness Centre before going down to the arena. Drop-in skating has a zero sick policy, please do not attend if you or anyone in the household is feeling unwell or has symptoms of covid-19.
Please note that Drop-in Skating is different from Free Public Skate that runs October to March on Sunday Evenings.
Current Drop-In Times:
Monday 1:30-3:30pm, $5/family
Wednesday 1:30-3:30pm, $5/family
Drop-in Hockey is intended for 16+, helmets are required. Please call ahead of time if you would like to give permission for a child under 16 years old to participate. Please come up to the Fitness Centre upon arrival to pay your $5 fee before heading down to the arena.
Drop-in Hockey has a zero sick policy, please do not attend if you are feeling unwell or have symptoms of covid-19.
Drop-In Gym Activities