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Winter 2015 programs are underway! See course details in our Winter 2015 Program book; click the blue button to register on our online registration website.
Sign up! Keep up-to-date on everything that's going on at Dovercourt and in our community including registrations, session start ups and special events. See an archive of past emails here >>

Tax receipts: print your own

It's that time again…For official government information on tax credits for children's programs, see the Canada Revenue Agency website for information and videos.

If you're looking for receipts for 2014 tax credits for applicable Dovercourt programs (child care, fitness and arts programs), you can print your own from your account:

  • Visit www.draregister.com (our online registration website, also available from our regular website www.dovercourt.org)
  • Click "Login" (top right) to access your account (if you've forgotten your Client ID and Account PIN, you can click the "Forgot Password" link to have it emailed to you)
  • Click the “My Account” button
  • Scroll down to see current registrations and a link to account History
  • You can select the receipts you would like emailed directly to you
  • Please be sure that under "Edit Account Details" you have not clicked “private”, otherwise receipts cannot be emailed from our system

Seeking Volunteer leadership for our Board

Dovercourt Recreation Association is seeking volunteer leadership for its Board of Directors. Candidates must live in the Dovercourt catchment area and be over 19 years of age. As a not-for-profit registered charity charged with managing the Dovercourt Recreation Centre on the behalf of the City of Ottawa with the mission of a healthy, active and engaged community, the Board requires a diverse membership in recreation, social enterprise, advocacy for inclusion and accessibility, visible minority, legal expertise, and community and executive leadership. For the coming term we have specific needs for candidates with a Financial designation and from a francophone background. For further information, please contact the nominations committee of the board through the Executive Director, John Rapp, at jrapp@dovercourt.org or call 613 798-8950 ext. 224. 


Winter II swim lessons begin on Saturday Jan. 31

Register now for Winter II swim lessons. The session runs Jan. 31 - Apr. 2, 2015. All the details are in the Winter Program book and in our online registration website.


2015 Summer Day Camps: registration is open

Registration opened Jan. 2, 2015.

Get the jump on your summer and your pick of the hottest camps including Bluesfest School of Music and Art, white water rafting with Ottawa City Adventures, Little Aces badminton and tennis and Dovercourt exclusives like Rogers TV camp and Aviation Camp.

Details for all of our camps as well as Summer swim lessons that coordinate with camp times are available in our Summer 2015 Day Camps book, available online and in print in the Centre.

Our Parent Handbook contains additional camp information for parents, and can be found on the Day Camps page >>

Register online, in person or by phone (613-798-8950 ext. 0.


Winter 2015 session is underway!

Classes start Sat. Jan. 3, 2015. Browse our big Winter book now and register early to guarantee a spot in your favourite classes. We have classes for the whole family including the family dog. Register online (www.draregister.com), by phone (613-798-8950 ext. 0) or in person.

You can also register for March Break Camps (see the flyer), Mar. 16-20, 2015 as well as Summer Camps and summer swim lessons.



It's back: Our new & improved fitness centre has reopened

After a couple of successful open houses this week, we are now open for business. Please see the schedule for the hours (and note that during small group classes, it is closed).


Winter I swim session

Winter I swim session has begun! The session runs Nov. 24 - Jan. 30.

Browse the Winter I flyer for preschool, school age and private lessons here. Register online (www.draregister.com), by phone (613-798-8950 ext. 0) or in person.