Welcome!

CHCC is your home for curling – club adult league play, rental leagues, youth curling programs, bonspiels, clinics, ice and lounge facilities rentals and much more. The club hosts a number of fun, social events and all members are welcome to participate.

CHCC is proud to offer leagues for all ages and skill levels. We offer day and evening leagues. Our curlers range from novice to competitive. Our membership is approximately 450 adult curlers with a very strong Youth program. We are located in the Carleton Heights area of Ottawa (Fisher and Prince of Wales).

If you are new to our club, new in the area or new to curling, our volunteer conveners and executive committee members will help you find a team. New curlers are welcome to sign up for our Learn-to-Curl programs given by trained instructors.

CHCC Day Bonspiel

A CHCC day bonspiel is scheduled for Saturday, January 7.  The first eight teams that sign up will enjoy two 8-end games, lunch, bar service and cash prizes.  All CHCC members, rental league and guest curlers are welcome.

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CHCC Highlights

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Registration

Registration for the half season (2023) is now available through the registration portal.
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Learn to Curl

Starting in January our Learn to Curl graduates are welcome to join the Sunday Night Developmental League, Wednesday Night Women's Rec League, Day Men, Day Ladies, or the Day Open Recreational League at special registration rate.
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COVID Protocols

CHCC is committed to providing safe curling this season. Before registering, please ensure you are comfortable with our COVID-19 protocols.

It will be up to participants to determine whether they should/should not participate in their scheduled games.
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Sustainability Fund

The CHCC Sustainability Fund has been created to help offset some of the club’s financial losses due to the effect of the COVID pandemic.

Donations to this project will be used to offset the operational costs of the club including electricity, gas and other utilities, insurance costs, management and ice maintenance costs, and minor building and equipment repairs.

2022-2023 Season

CHCC General Information

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Mission Statement

The Carleton Heights Curling Club is dedicated to the enjoyment of curling for all ages, abilities and backgrounds, and the promotion of skills development, good health and fellowship among all members.
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Values

Participation:  Involvement, volunteers and teamwork make our programs possible.

Fellowship:  Inclusion, camaraderie and sportsmanship underpin our friendly and welcoming environment.

Development:  Skills development broadens accessibility and inspires personal achievement in the sport of curling.

Integrity:  We treat all curlers equally; with honesty, respect, and goodwill.
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Club History

The Carleton Heights Curling Club was officially incorporated on May 16, 1958.  Groundbreaking took place in June and the new facility was officially opened in December.  This marked the culmination of a dream and the planning and hard work of a group of Army, Navy and Air Force veterans who had settled in the Carleton Heights neighbourhood.

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New Rock Handles

33 new rock handles arrived last week and will be ready for game action when the club opens up for curling.

The new rock handles are part of the CHCC Sustainability Fund.  Each donation of $250 or more can be acknowledged with a personalized engraved rock handle.  We are expecting to order more handles in the next couple of months.

Each rock handle can have your name and/or message of up to 3 lines of 18 characters each.  You can pick your favourite sheet, colour, and rock number.  We will do our best to accommodate your preferences, but cannot guarantee it.

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Breast Cancer Bonspiel

The Breast Cancer Bonspiel was started in 2000 in memory of Sue MacLatchy’s mother who passed away from breast cancer, in support of her sister-in-law who is a breast cancer survivor, and in the hope of a future without breast cancer for all women.

Over the 20 years between 2000 and 2019 the annual fundraiser donated $634,000 to breast cancer research through the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation (CBCF) and then through the Canadian Cancer Society.

After several years with 16 teams the interest in the spiel was so overwhelming it was increased to 24 teams, attracting curlers from all across Ottawa. The “trophy” was the quilt which became a much sought after achievement.  It is now hanging at the club next to sheet 1.

The bonspiel won numerous awards at the CBCF and was awarded the City Builder Award by the City of Ottawa.  The bonspiel fundraiser was highly respected by the Canadian Cancer Society.

The organizing committee of Sue MacLatchy, Sherry Ostrom, Sandy Mutart, and Leona Duncan were helped by numerous volunteers over the years.