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Recreation Guide Online Registration

Summer 2016 Guide Now Available

Summer 2015 Rec Guide CoverEach issue of the Recreation Guide is available in a convenient page-turning format on essexconnect.ca. Zoom in or use the search tool to find exactly what you're looking for.

Print copies of the guide are distributed through the Essex Free Press and are also available at the following public facilities: Town Hall, Essex Centre Sports Complex, Essex Recreation Complex, Essex Community Centre, Harrow and Colchester South Community Centre, and McGregor Community Centre.

Recreation Guide link






The Town of Essex is making an effort to convert the guide to an accessible PDF format to assist those with visual impairments. If you require an alternative format, please contact us.

Program registration

During open hours, register in person at the Essex Recreation Complex or by phone - 519-776-8992.

Monday6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday7:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Thursday7:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Friday6:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Saturday6:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m
Sunday7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Register online through essexconnect.ca.

If you have registered for courses or memberships or booked a facility with Community Services in the past, then you may already have a customer account. Forgot your login or PIN? Call 519-776-8992 for more information.

Register early!

Courses will be cancelled 5 business days before the program start date if registration numbers do not meet the minimums required to run the course. Register early to avoid disappointment.

Program refunds

Written notification using the appropriate refund request form is required to withdraw from a program.

Written notice must be received by the Refund Clerk at least 5 business days prior to the program start date.

For more information on refunds, go to the Registration Information page in the Recreation Guide.

Propose a program

Do you have the qualifications and enthusiasm needed to offer a new program. If so, we'd love to hear from you.

Advertise in the guide

Reach thousands of area households by advertising in the Recreation and Municipal Information Guide. Frequency discounts are available.

For more information, please contact us.