SMS Equipment Child Mind

The Suncor Community Leisure Centre offers a drop-in child care service for children two months to seven years old, for up to three hours a day. Our child care service provides your child with a safe and nurturing environment to enjoy leisure time while you workout, relax, attend a meeting or meet friends in the Centre.

Important Note: parents must remain on MacDonald Island while using the child-minding service.


Two months up to and including seven years of age

Reserved Bookings

You can pre-book our child care service and guarantee your child’s spot! Call 780-791-0070 for more information.

Child Care Staff

All staff in the Child-Minding Centre have standard first aid and CPR (including infant CPR) and a security clearance check.


Staff will encourage children’s participation with games, books, toys, puzzles, colouring and the SMS Equipment Indoor Playground equipment. Staff and children will do activities in the child-minding room and our staff members will do their best to utilize the Indoor Playground for the duration of your child’s visit.

Your Child Will Need:

  • clean indoor shoes
  • clearly labeled personal items (diapers, bottles, baby wipes, extra clothing, nut-free snacks, etc)
  • if your child prefers a special toy, you are welcome to bring it along; however, please caution we cannot be responsible for lost, shared or damaged toys
  • please take your valuables with you (i.e. purses, wallets, cash) and do not leave them in diaper bags
  • our child-minding area is nut-free for allergy purposes

Child Care Services Contact

 Child Services Supervisor 780-791-0070 ext. 5076

Hours of Operation

Effective October 13, 2016

Monday - Thursday 8:30am – 8:00pm
Friday & Saturday 8:30am - 2:30pm
Sundays & Stat Holidays closed

Holiday Hours

December 1 - 23: 8:30am - 6:30pm
Closed December 24 - 27
December 28 - 30: 8:30am - 2:30pm
Closed December 31 & January 1
Regular Operational Hours resume January 2

Cost Member

Single Child $4/30 minutes
Family $5/30 minutes
Single 20-Punch Card/10 hours $72/child
Family 20-Punch Card/10 hours $90/family
* Prebooking available

Cost Non-Member

Single Child $5/30 minutes
Family $6/30 minutes
Single Child 20-Punch Card/10 hours $90/child
Family 20-Punch Card/10 hours $108/family
* Prebooking NOT available

Suncor Community Leisure Centre

Monday - Friday
5:00 am - 11:00 pm

7:00 am - 10:00 pm

Golf Simulator Hours (Winter Season)

Please note the simulator has relocated to Miskanaw Ballroom on the 2nd level of Suncor Community Leisure Centre

Monday - Saturday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm

10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Climbing Wall Hours

Monday - Friday
2:00 pm - 8:00 pm

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Syncrude Aquatic Centre

Monday - Friday
6:00 am - 9:30 pm

7:00 am - 9:30 pm

Waterpark Hours

Monday - Thursday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Friday, Saturday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm

10:00 am - 8:00 pm

SMS Child Mind Hours

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MacDonald Island Park
1 C.A. Knight Way
Fort McMurray, AB T9H 5C5
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Guest Services: 780-791-0070
Toll-Free: 1-888-281-MIPS (6477)
Fax: 780-791-2898
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