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West Parry Sound Recreation
and Culture Centre

Stay updated on the progress of the WPS Recreation and Cultural Centre

Watch the Recorded Meeting HERE.

For information regarding the Recreation and Culture Centre visit the Town of Parry Sound Website. 

The West Parry Sound Recreation and Cultural Centre is coming to our region. All background information, the latest news and updates can be found at

Toronto Maple Leafs Alumni Game 

 March 30th in Support of the West Parry Sound Recreation & Cultural Centre 

Tickets available at the Carling Township Administration Office CASH ONLY 

  • VIP Tickets -$200 Access to the Alumni team at 5 p.m. (for an hour before the game starts) for hockey talk, autographs and swag, in the designated VIP suite upstairs BOCC, food and cash bar where the game can be watched in comfort through the windows overlooking the game, referee calls to be piped in. 
  • Gold Tickets -$75 Watch the game in comfort from upstairs in the designated suit through windows over looking the game ( not in the VIP suite) referee calls to be piped in. 
  • Adult -$25 / Children $20 – Regular seating. If purchased before January 1st ticket price is $5 off regular price. 
For more information visit 


The Township is not selling the 50/50 Tickets. 

Winter Sound Waves – Community Making Music for the Community in Support of the West Parry Sound Recreation and Cultural Centre 

Sunday December 17, 2023 at the Stockey Centre – 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. 

Artistic Director: Stephen Maule 

The West Parry Sound community is gathering to perform together. Participants include the Georgian Bay Winds, the Parry Sound Singers, Parry Sound High School Music Department, students from several elementary schools, and Cameleon Jazz. Special guests include Carolyn Maule and Russell Braun as well as James and Graham Campbell. Family-friendly activities include carol singing, photos with Santa, the magician Deception by Declan, crafts and refreshments. Additional information can be found on 

Individual tickets are $40 each (available online, in-person, and over the phone), families of four are $60 each ( must purchase four tickets, only available in-person and over the phone) with $5 for every additional child to a family pass ( must purchase a minimum of four tickets, only available in-person and over the phone). 

Community News Update

The Township of Carling has entered into a partnership with 5 of the other West Parry Sound Municipalities to design, build and oversee the operation of a new $32 million dollar Pool, Recreation, Wellness and Culture Centre. 

The project has received $23.4M in funding from the upper levels of government with Carling’s share being $865K. The facility is in the design stage and is expected to have:

  • At least 6 – 25 meter swim lanes;
  • A leisure pool and sauna;
  • A walking track;
  • A full-size gymnasium;
  • Weight lifting and exercise equipment;
  • As well as a number of studio spaces for yoga, spinning and other fitness activities.

It is anticipated the facility will be operated by the YMCA of Simcoe Muskoka and memberships will allow users to access any of the YMCA’s in North America.

For information regarding the proposed Wellness Centre and Pool please visit the Town of Parry Sound’s Website

Additional Resources

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2016 Census

Comparison of Goderich YMCA 20km Catchment Area to Parry Sound 20km Catchment Area.

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Distance from Schools

Distance from Schools to Municipal Site and YMCA site.

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GeoTech Results

GeoTech Results for YMCA Site

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Pool Locations

Pool Locations in the Parry Sound Area.

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Goderich Pools

Pools Around Goderich Area.

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Site Selection

Site Selection 1.2km Residential Catchment Radius.

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Servicing Costs

West Parry Sound & Cultural Project Site Servicing Cost.

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Cost Calculations

Pool Cost Sharing What If Scenario Calculator.

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Presentation 1

West Parry Sound Area Recreation & Culture Centre Presentation to Carling.

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Presentation 2

West Parry Sound Recreation and Culture Centre presentation.

Need extra help? Contact the Township office.

Available from 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Monday – Friday

Address 2 West Carling Bay Rd Nobel, ON P0G 1G0
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