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Child and Youth Programs

Home Alone Safety Course for Kids!

When: Friday October 27th (PD Day) 8:30am - 4:00pm

Where: Ripley Huron Community Centre, Social Room

Is your child ready to stay home alone? The Home Alone Safety for Kids program helps children and their families get ready for their child’s first steps towards independence and being without adult supervision.

This safety program is ideally suited for children aged 9-12 years old. Safety and accident prevention are the common theme throughout the program. The information is relevant and current. Course content includes:

  • Street smarts and bike safety
  • People safety (“Tricky People” and Safe strangers)
  • Online and internet safety
  • Snacking and kitchen safety
  • Home fire safety
  • Sibling rivalry
  • Preventing accidents
  • How to handle emergencies and other situations
  • Basic first aid skills

Registration for this one day program is $60, payable to the Township of Huron-Kinloss. Registration forms are available online or at the arena office. For more information, please contact Natalie at 519-395-2909.

Ripley-Huron Skating Club

The Ripley-Huron Skating Club will be holding program registration on Saturday, September 16th from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at the Ripley-Huron Community Centre. A $25 Late Fee will apply to each skater that is not registered by this date.

Learn To Skate ( for ages 3 and up) 

4:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.  or  4:50 p.m. - 5:20 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays


4:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays

Junior StarSkate  

5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Saturdays 

Senior StarSkate

6:00 p.m. - 7:20 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Saturdays 

Adult Skate - Saturdays

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. October 14th - December 16th

Registration Fees:

Learn to Skate 2 days - $165, 1 day - $150

CanSkate 2 days - $200, 1 day - $175

Junior StarSkate - $385

Senior StarSkate - $385

Adult Skate - $100

Lessons begin on Tuesday October 10th, 2017. There is a family rebate of $20 per skater for three or more skaters in a family. All fees include non-refundable Skate Canada insurance. For more information, please contact Jess Yungblut at 519-395-0866 or ripleyhuronskatingclub@gmail.com


Sangha Dance is coming to Ripley!

Hip hop is one of the newest styles of dance that has become popular in recent years on TV dance shows and music videos.  There are many variations of hip hop including, stomping, breaking, popping, crumping and street jazz. We will learn a variety of moves to popular hip hop music. We will introduce dancers to the fundamental techniques and foundations of some styles of hip hop. The class will help dancers develop musicality, coordination, confidence and the ability to pick up choreography. We will also learn some basic technique and combinations of jazz funk that we will tie in together for a mini performance at session end for parents to view. 

This 8 week session begins on Thursday October 5th and will run until  Thursday November 23rd

Pre Hip Hop/ Jazz Funk Combo Class 

6:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

geared for children ages 4 - 6 years old

Registration fee is $108.48    


Junior/ Intermediate Hip Hop/ Jazz Funk Combo Class

6:30 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.

geared for kids ages 7-12 years old

Registration fee is $117.52

Registration will open September 1st, payments can be made to Sangha. For more information, please contact Natalie at 519-395-2909 or Crystal at crystal@sangha-dancemovementyoga.org


Contact Us

Phone: 519-395-3735
Fax: 519-395-4107
Email: info@huronkinloss.com
21 Queen Street, P.O. Box 130, Ripley ON N0G 2R0

All documents found on our website are also available in hard copy by contacting the Municipal Office.