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Community Services


Recreation Equipment Loans

Booking/pickup 565 Watt St. R2K 2S2

Printable copy of the Equipment Loan Form

Hosting a birthday party, family reunion, community event or picnic? Come and take a look at our selection of carnival games and sports equipment kits to add a little bit of extra fun to your event. A credit card or cheque is required for a damage deposit on every rental; deposit will be returned if the equipment is returned on time with no damage or lost items.

Equipment available for loan:

Picnic Kits:

Your choice of 2 picnic kits

  • Picnic kit #1 - Contains; 1 horseshoe set, croquet set, 1 small ring toss, 1 frisbee & 1 football.
  • Picnic Kit #2 - Contains; eggs, spoons, scoops, wiffle balls, 3-legged race ties, potato sacks, & 1 frisbee.

Sport Kits

Your choice of these popular sport kits

  • Badminton
  • T-ball
  • Baseball
  • Soccer
  • Broomball
  • Street hockey
  • Croquet
  • Volleyball
  • Bocce Ball

Carnival Games

Choose from these games and more (most games are 3´ by 4´ in size)!

  • Feed the monkey
  • Frog toss
  • Rattlesnake roundup
  • Fish pond
  • Hockey shoot
  • Soccer shoot
  • Alligator Knockdown
  • Kerplink drop
  • Honey bee toss
  • Farm animal toss
  • Bug's life toss
  • Comic hero ring toss
  • Princess toss
  • Cartoon toss
  • Clown toss
  • Happy face toss
  • Football toss
  • Hole-in-one
  • Triple threat shoot (basketball/ baseball/ football)
  • Pineapple toss
  • UFO #1 frisbee toss
  • UFO #2 frisbee toss
  • Wizard frisbee toss
  • Penguin toss
  • Turtle ring toss
  • Cartoon orgre toss
  • Baseball catcher toss
  • Alligator bowl
  • Pirate ring toss
  • Cactus ring toss
  • Penguin soccer shoot

Specialty Items

Choose from:

  • Tug of war rope
  • 4-way tug of war rope
  • Fire pit
  • Parachute
  • First aid kit
  • Hula hoops
  • Megaphone
  • Pylons and more!

Winter Fun

Choose from:

  • Broomball sport kit
  • Snow painting
  • Cooperative skis (for relay races)
  • Snowshoes
  • Fire pit
  • Street hockey kit

Rental Fees (Effective July 1, 2017. Feex include applicable taxes)

1 kit/game $22.20
Additional kit or carnival game (each) $10.65
Maximum 7 kits per loan  
Damage deposit $50.00 and up
Canopy tent rental (for non-profit groups only)20´x20´ in size (requires a 2˝ ball hitch for pickup) $315.15 plus damage deposit of $200.00

Note the following:

  • There is a fee and damage deposit assessed on each booking.
  • Damage deposits must be paid by credit card or cheque.
  • Damage deposit will be retained for all broken equipment and late returns.
  • The renter is responsible for pick-up and delivery of all equipment.  

Equipment Loan Fee Subsidies

Non-profit organizations can apply for a fee subsidy for equipment loans.

Requests for equipment loan fee subsidies should be submitted in the form of a letter (from a non-profit organization). In the letter, the non-profit organization should provide background on their organization and describe the community event that requires the equipment. Please submit both the letter and the completed equipment loans form to Note all equipment loan rentals are subject to a refundable damage deposit.

Processing timelines: up to 10 business days upon receiving request.

Last update: July 24, 2017