Municipal Services


Recreation Programs 

Living in Northern Ontario means there is always something to do no matter what season it may be.  Between the Municipality and Community Service Groups there seems to be a program for every fitness type and age.  As the Municipality learns of an event or new program, it will be listed on the Community Events page.  


There is a league for everyone at the East Ferris Community Centre.  There is Minor Hockey, Men’s League, Women’s League, and Old-timers.  If you like hockey, there is a team for you. For more information about the leagues that play in our facility, call 705-752-3566 

East Nipissing Minor Hockey Association – 705-752-0018 

For more information go to

Nosbonsing Curling Club 

The Curling club offers two sheets for curling. Programs include, learn how to curl, senior, men’s, mixed and women’s curling leagues, junior curling training sessions, Carnival Family curling Bonspiel. For more information call 705-499-2611 or email 

Website is

Public Skating 

Public Skating is scheduled on Mondays and Fridays from 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. and Sundays from 1:30 - 2:30 p.m. Skating may be cancelled when hockey tournaments or events are being hosted at the East Ferris Community Centre. The use of CSA approved helmets for public skating is strongly recommended for all participants. 

Shinny Hockey 

The East Ferris Community Centre hosts weekly shinny hockey.  Shinny is scheduled for Mondays and Fridays from 3:30pm-4:30 p.m. Full hockey equipment is required. 


East Ferris Fitness Centre 

The Fitness Centre is open 24/7 for your convenience.  It is located at 1257 Village Road (below the Library) and offers 2,000 square feet of workout space and equipment.  Personal fitness programs could be developed for you if requested. The Fitness Centre also offers fitness classes within the community such as Zumba, Tai Chi and Yoga.  Call 705-752-4758 for more information.  

The Municipality of East Ferris is excited to announce our collaboration with YMCA North Bay to offer camp opportunities for children this summer!

For more information, or to register,  visit

We have collaborated with the YMCA & the Municipality of Callander for swimming lessons at Big Moose Beach and registration is now open!
The direct link to the website for info, including link to register, is here:


The Municipalities of East Ferris and Callander would like to thank all those who have registered for the soccer program this year!
Our teams and schedules are being created, and parents will receive a Welcome email soon!
Coaches are still needed! If you would like to become a coach, please contact us at 705-752-3566.