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Our Community Centre's are public locations where members of our community can gather for civil marriage ceremonies, group activities, social support, public information, and other purposes. They are a safe space that is open for the whole community and for a specialized group within the greater community.

Darlene Ryan Port Robinson Community Centre 

 

The Darlene Ryan Port Robinson Community Centre is located at 40 Cross Street in the historic and picturesque hamlet of Port Robinson. This charming former school house serves as the local community centre. The Centre’s hall is an ideal venue for small events such as banquets, receptions, club and business meetings, program activities and other social occasions. The hall can have a maximum of 107 people without tables or chairs. Please note: Alcohol is not permitted in the facility at this time or in the near future. 

Booking the Hall

To book the Hall, please click Book Online at the button below or submit a completed application to community.services@thorold.ca.

 

Book Online

 

Once your application is received we will confirm the halls availability and then communicate if your permit application is approved or not able to be accommodated. Upon permit approval you will be sent a copy of the approved permit with the total amount owed and instructions for payment. Payments are due 7 days in advance of your rental and any changes to the rental or cancellations must be made 7 day in advance in order to qualify for a refund. Permit applications can be downloaded at the button below. 

 

Permit Application

Fees

Hourly Rate: $25  |  Daily Rate: $150

 

Please note: Insurance fees will automatically apply for renters who do not provide their own certificate of insurance naming The City of Thorold as an additionally insured for a minimum of $2,000,000 liability. Insurance fees vary based on rental details and number of guests and are typically $27 or less for most events. Please contact community.services@thorold.ca for details.

 

Payment instructions for approved permits are as follows:

  • Please do not pay until your approved permit has been sent back to you by a Thorold staff member.
  • Please have your permit number ready when paying and tell staff you want to pay for Permit #xxxx.
  • Payment guidelines can be found below by clicking on the button to access instructions and fees. 

 

Payment Guidelines

Amenities

  • Tables and chairs
  • Washrooms facilities
  • Coat closet
  • Picnic tables
  • Parking area
  • Large commercial kitchen with preparation area, commercial fridges, multi-burner stove top and ovens
  • Dishes, cutlery, glassware, coffee urns, etc.
  • Service area accessible through the kitchen overlooking the hall

 

Allanburg Community Centre - CLOSED FOR RENOVATIONS SOON

The Allanburg Community Centre will be closing at a yet to be determined future date this year for renovations. We are still taking bookings but depending on when the renovation process is approved and set to start there may have to be some cancellations. Also, the stage area is currently unavailable as it is being used for temporary storage by one of our regular users.

 

The Allanburg Community Centre is located in the historic Community of Allanburg located at 1560 Falls St. near the Allanburg lift bridge. The Centre’s hall is an ideal venue for medium size events such as banquets, receptions, club and business meetings, program activities and other social occasions. The hall can accommodate a maximum of 150 people without tables or chairs. Please note: Alcohol is not permitted in the facility at this time or in the near future. The kitchen is not being rented out until further notice as the appliances are currently non-functional.

Booking the Hall

To book the Hall, please click Book Online at the button below or submit a completed application to community.services@thorold.ca.

 

Book Online

 

Once your application is received we will confirm the halls availability and then communicate if your permit application is approved or not able to be accommodated. Upon permit approval you will be sent a copy of the approved permit with the total amount owed and instructions for payment. Payments are due 7 days in advance of your rental and any changes to the rental or cancellations must be made 7 day in advance in order to qualify for a refund. Permit applications can be downloaded at the button below. 

 

Permit Application

Fees

Hall: Hourly: $30  |  Daily: $180 

Kitchen:(Currently unavailable) Daily: $75

 

Please note: Insurance fees will automatically apply for renters who do not provide their own certificate of insurance naming The City of Thorold as an additionally insured for a minimum of $2,000,000 liability. Insurance fees vary based on rental details and number of guests and are typically $27 or less for most events. Please contact community.services@thorold.ca for details.

 

Payment instructions for approved permits are as follows:

  • Please do not pay until your approved permit has been sent back to you by a Thorold staff member. 
  • Please have your permit number ready when paying and tell staff you want to pay for Permit #xxxx.
  • Payment guidelines can be found below by clicking on the button to access instructions and fees.

 

Payment Guidelines

Amenities
  • Tables and chairs
  • A stage
  • Washrooms facilities
  • Coat closet
  • Picnic tables
  • Parking area

 

Included when the kitchen is rented are the following:

  • Large commercial kitchen with preparation area, commercial fridges, multi-burner stove top and ovens
  • Dishes, cutlery, glassware, coffee urns, etc.
  • Service area accessible through the kitchen overlooking the hall

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Hours of Operation: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday

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