The Stronach Community Recreation Centre is located at 1221 Sandford Street

  • Parking at Stronach Community Recreation Centre is free.
  • Check London Public Transit for public transit locations, times and fees.
  • Call 519-661-2489, extension 5673 for customer service. To book a rental, call 519-661-5575 or email
Hours of operation

Stronach Arena will be open:

  • Monday to Friday from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m.

This community centre is open for select recreation programming, and the hours of operation are based on the program offering times. If you have not registered for a recreation program at this facility, you will not be permitted inside. 

Registered programs

Check our  Play Your Way website to register and pay for programs that take place at Stronach Community Recreation Centre. 

Cancellations and closures

Check our cancellation page to ensure your program is running as scheduled.


The Stronach Community Recreation Centre is your Northeast London Community Connection! Stronach is a multi-purpose facility that offers a variety of rental and programming opportunities.  In addition, there are two  ice pads (which serve as floor pads in the summer), a large outdoor pool with waterslide (open seasonally), five baseball diamonds and a district level skateboard park.

To learn more about skating opportunities, please visit our skating page


Amenities at this arena include: 

  • Two ice surfaces
  • Public skating available during winter season
  • Spectator seating available and heated viewing area
  • Concession open during prime hours, supplying hot and cold beverages along with snacks
  • Dry pad available for summer months
  • Change rooms
  • Skate sharpening available during winter months
Outdoor pool 

Located at 1221 Sandford Street outside of the community centre, this is a heated leisure swim pool with a water slide and a beach area with spray features. The facility is accessible by beach or water wheelchair entry. Visit our aquatics page for more information related to the City's outdoor pools. 

Stronach skateboard park

Located at 1221 Sandford Street outside of the community centre, this park is geared towards beginners and intermediate level skaters and features fun boxes, a bank structure, a pocket wall, a ledge structure, and a fun box and ramp combination. Visit our skateboard parks page for more information related to skateboard parks. 

Meeting room
  • Maximum capacity of 75 people.
  • Room can be divided into two separate rooms (A side and B side) with a sliding dividing door.
  • Divided rooms are equally 20 feet by 40 feet.
  • A side includes kitchenette.  B side includes sink only.
  • Large meeting room or Room A includes:  1 drop down media screen, electrical hook-up.
  • Blackout blinds and a hidden projector screen and projector.
  • Microwave
  • Microphone
  • Podium
  • Video screen
  • White/chalk board
  • Tables and chairs
  • NCAA standard size court 94' x 50' and 21' high ceiling.
  • Hardwood sprung floor
  • Electronic scoreboard
  • Sound system
  • Divides in half with a canvas curtain
  • Maximum capacity of 300 people (standing)
  • Basketball: 1 full court, 2 half courts, 4 practice nets, 2 full court nets
  • Badminton:  4 courts
  • Volleyball:  1 full court, 2 half courts
  • Soccer:  2 indoor soccer nets available
  • Indoor Baseball Batting Cage
  • Floor hockey nets
  • Badminton nets
  • Volleyball net


Visit our rentals page to book a space in the Stronach Community Recreation Centre. To book a rental, call 519-661-5575 or email

Last modified:Thursday, January 07, 2021