Martensville is active. Numerous opportunities for recreation and leisure are supporting the growth of Martensville including the new Martensville Athletic Pavilion, Aquatic Centre, Martensville Sports Centre, and North Ridge Community Centre.
On any given night in the spring and summer months you can take in a variety of ball or soccer games, walking trails, fishing, golfing etc. In the winter you can take in the outdoor skating rinks and tobogganing hills. No matter what the season there are plenty of opportunities for play and recreation in Martensville.
Local Service Groups in the areas of sport, culture and recreation also offer volunteer opportunities for local residents. A comprehensive list can be seen through the Martensville Business Directory.
Martensville has two elementary schools and one High School. The Martensville Athletic Pavilion that opened in November of 2014, is adjoined to the High School to provide athletic opportunities for students. Recent renovations to the high school will include a performing arts theatre for use by both the school and the community.
In October 2013, the provincial government announced the building of two new schools in the City. These schools will be located in a joint use facility that will also have a 90 seat daycare. These schools will be located in the newest subdivision, Lake Vista and has an opening date of fall 2017.
Martensville is part of Saskatoon Health Region (SHR) and is minutes away from three major hospitals, specialists and laboratories in the City of Saskatoon.
Saskatoon Health Region is the largest health region in the province, serving 291,000 local residents in more than 100 cities, towns, villages, RMs and First Nation communities. An integrated health delivery agency, SHR provides hospital and long term care, public health and home care, mental health and addiction services, prenatal and palliative care, etc. These services and programs are provided in more than 75 facilities, including 10 hospitals (including three tertiary hospitals in Saskatoon), 29 long term care facilities, and numerous primary health care sites, public health centres, mental health and addictions centres, and community-based settings. The Region employs more than 800 physicians.
Within the community, Martensville has a medical clinic with two general practitioners as well as a number of pharmacies. Martensville is also home to a number of massage therapists and chiropractic clinics and physiotherapy clinics. Optometry and Dental Services are also available right in Martensville. The City is currently pursuing physician recruitment opportunities to help expand healthcare for the community.