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100 Meridian Way, Fonthill, ON, L0S 1E6
OPEN Monday-Sunday 7 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Closed on holidays.

The Meridian Community Centre is a place for residents of all ages to gather and enjoy a wide variety of recreational, social, health, and community activities for generations to come. Home to the Jr. B Pelham Panthers, Southern Tier AAA Admirals, Pelham Raiders Lacrosse, Niagara Centre Skating Club, Pelham Minor Hockey Association, and the Pelham Panthers Basketball Association, the MCC is home to our champions. It is also a recognized Seniors Active Living Centre and home to Active Living Lounge for those 55+.

The stunning 143,000 square foot facility includes adaptable and multi-purpose community rooms, a large activity centre with two full courts, two NHL-sized arenas, an indoor walking/running track, concession areas, change rooms & washrooms, and an atrium/lobby area. To rent ice, the gym, community rooms, or any other spaces in the Meridian Community Centre, please click the "Book a facility" tab.

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Programming at the MCC

Adult and 55+ programming

Arena and skating programming

  

 

 

The MCC features:

 Facilities, Rooms, and ice available for rental

 Arenas
 The Meridian Community Centre has two NHL-sized ice surfaces, the Accipiter Arena and the Duliban Insurance Arena. Both arenas are multi-functional for hockey, home and garden shows, craft shows, concerts, trade shows, graduation ceremonies, cadet inspections, and more. Both rinks are available to rent. Please view our rental bookings to check pricing, availability, or to speak with someone about booking a space.

There are also ample advertising opportunities within the MCC arenas.

 Gymnasiums

Two full size gyms offer endless opportunities.

 

With the ability to segment the gym into as many as four separate areas, volleyball, pickleball, badminton, fitness classes, martial arts, and dance instruction, and more all have a potential home in the gyms.

 Walking/Running track

The walking/running track at the Meridian Community Centre spans the perimeter of the Accipiter Arena. The two-lane track offers the opportunity for year-round exercise. The track surface is heated during ice season in the arena.

Track Schedule **

Schedule subject to change. Please be respectful of varying activity and adhere to track rules to ensure the safety of all users.

FREE PUBLIC USE (no charge)

Date Time
Monday 7 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Tuesday 7 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Wednesday 7 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Thursday 7 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Friday 7 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Saturday 7 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Sunday 7 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Lane Distance:

7.5 laps around the track = 1.6 km or 1 mile

Track Rules:

  1. Non-marking athletic footwear is required. Street shoes are not permitted.
  2. Walk or jog in the posted direction of the track.
  3. Walkers should use the inside lane and joggers/runners should use the outside lane; single file only.
  4. In-line skates, Heely's, bikes and skateboards are not permitted.
  5. Strollers inside lane, single file only.
  6. Walking poles with tip covers are permitted in lane 1.
  7. Appropriate clothing, including shirt and shoes must be worn at all times.
  8. No equipment, including but not limited to sticks, balls, pucks, mats, weights, skipping ropes, etc. which might interfere with the safety of other participants.
  9. Drinks (other than water in a spill-proof container) and food are not allowed on the walking track.
  10. The track may be closed for public use during Town programming and paid events.
  11. No spitting.

*The Town of Pelham is not responsible for lost or stolen items.

  

 Accessibility
The Meridian Community Centre is fully accessible. With two elevators, four accessible-reserved parking spaces, four family parking spaces, and accessible dressing rooms and washrooms (including universal washrooms).

Additionally, ALL women's AND men's washrooms are equipped with baby change stations.

 Community Rooms
The Dr. Gary and Mall Accursi community room (including special functions area)

Perfect for meetings, receptions, workshops, celebrations, and more, the Accursi Room offers nearly 4,000 square feet of useable space. With a dividing wall in the centre, the room can accommodate smaller groups when required.

Space Size: 51.5' x 36' (1854 sq ft) per side, or combined at 51.5' x 72' (3708 sq ft)

There are a number of set ups available to host your function, from small groups to a few hundred. Contact the facilities rental associate Shayla Morrisey at 905-892-2607 x360 to learn more.
 

Notes & Amenities:

• North end of multipurpose room, adjacent to Special Function Room 
• Coat Check access available for this space
• Access to Special Events Area 
• Access to Restrooms 
• Chairs and Tables
• Outlet: Power
• Telephone 
• Access to Vending Machines 
• Audio/Visual System
• Catering kitchen

 

Kinsmen community room

The Kinsmen community room is perfect for smaller gathering and get togethers. The Kinsmen room is a great multipurpose space that opens up to both sides of the upper level arena viewing areas and the walking track.

Space size: 29' x 23' (667 sq ft) per section or combined at 29' x 46' (1334 sq ft)

Notes & Amenities:

• Access from both arenas and walking track
• Folding partition to separate space between C & D
• Access to Restrooms 
• Chairs and Tables
• Outlet: Power
• Telephone 
• Access to Vending Machines
• Audio/Visual System

 Concession
The Meridian Community Centre's concession (the Concession Lounge is located on the main floor near the north entrance) offers a regular menu as well as catering options. So if you're hungry, whether it be for popcorn and candy to daily specials such as fish and chips or pork schnitzel on a bun, you'll have access to the concessions all day long. The Concession Lounge is great option for a tasty meal any time of day.
 Contacts
Information Desk: 905-892-2607, then 7, then 1.

Facilities Rental Associate: 905-892-2607 x360

General Info: jallen@pelham.ca

 Good Sports Excellence Pro Shop
The Good Sports Excellence Pro Shop will have what you need, from last minute game day laces to full skate sharpening service.

Located on the main floor near the entry to the Accipiter and Duliban Insurance Arenas, the pro shop has you covered in those moments of need - tape, equipment, and even home team swag.

Stop by and check it out today.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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