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Recreation Advisory



The purpose of the Recreation Advisory Committee is to make recommendations:

  • Relating to the status of programs and their relationship to community needs
  • Regarding the education of the community on recreational issues
  • To increase the public awareness and understanding of recreational issues within the city
  • Relating to capital projects

The committee also meets with groups, organizations and individuals interested or involved in industrial, commercial or residential recreation activities to determine their concerns or areas of interest.

Raising issues

If you have an issue or concern, contact us. We will respond within 7 days of receiving your concern.


Members of the committee remain on the committee for the duration of the current council term of office.


  • Brian Connors (Staff Representative)
  • Don Fulkerson
  • Steven Gilbert
  • Daniel Gray
  • Jeremy Jeanson
  • Nicholaos Karalis
  • Shawn Lowes
  • Todd Materick
  • Daniel Molinaro
  • Adam Nyp
  • Councillor Todd Poetter (Council Representative)
  • Mark Schadenberg
  • Councillor Shawn Shapton (Council Representative)


Committee meetings are held at Southside Aquatics Centre. The committee meets at least once every 2 months at a regular date and time mutually agreed upon by a majority of the members.

View Agendas and Minutes

Applying for a Board or Committee Position

City of Woodstock residents can make a difference in the community by becoming a volunteer member of a Board or Committee.  Advisory Board and Committee members provide information to City Council, which contributes to the development of policies, programs and initiatives. Your expertise, enthusiasm and pride can make all the difference.

  • Notices are placed on the City Website or in the What's on Woodstock magazine when positions become available. 

Current Opportunities

 We are currently accepting applicaitons for all boards and committees.  The new term will commence December 1, 2018 and expire on November 30, 2022.

Boards and Committees Application

Contact Us

Brian Connors
Director of Parks and Recreation
City of Woodstock, 192 Old Wellington Street, PO Box 1539, Woodstock, ON N4S 0A7

© 2017 City of Woodstock P.O. Box 1539, 500 Dundas Street, Woodstock, ON N4S 0A7


Phone: 519-539-1291
TTY: 519-539-7268
Email: General Information

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