Country Hills Community Centre


Located next to a park at 100 Rittenhouse Rd., Country Hills Community Centre has been a gathering place for the surrounding community since 1997. 

The centre features a double gymnasium, an outdoor sports pad and accessible playground, and three meeting rooms that are equipped to offer a variety of programs and activities.


CHRA programming

Visit Active Net to request your personal identification number (PIN) and individual ID code for each family member; then, register for the programs you're interested in online. Or, visit the centre to create your account and register in person. Effective March 1, you must bring your PIN and individual ID code to the centre for in-person registrations or to access your account information. If you don't have your PIN, we will require photo ID to verify your information.

A full list of programs can be found in the CHRA newsletter and Active Net.

Community partners programming

The Country Hills Community Centre and the CHRA partner with local organizations to provide programs and information to our community. All programs and information sessions are free to attend (unless otherwise noted) and take place at our Community Centre.


August 25 : Cinema Under the Stars

Join us on August 25 for this FREE event at Country Hills Community Centre. We will be showing The Greatest Showman at sunset so grab your picnic blankets and hope to see you there! Non-perishable food items will be collected that day. 


Newsletter editor/publisher volunteer opportunity available

The Alpine Community Neighbourhood Association (ACNA) serves the area bound by Block Line Road, Homer Watson Boulevard, Strasburg Road and Ottawa Street.

The ACNA is looking for a volunteer who can create content and format a neighbourhood association newsletter. Our newsletters are about six pages and distributed up to four times a year - in March, May, September and December. Please contact the Country Hills Community Centre for more information.


Country Hills Recreation Association volunteer opportunities

Are you looking for an opportunity to gain employable skills and put your knowledge and experience to work? The Country Hills Recreation Association (CHRA) is looking for volunteers in the following areas:

  • Special events team
  • Website/social media team
  • Assisting in children/youth recreational programming (specific to a student looking for community service hours)

You choose how much time you would like to participate; our opportunities are designed to be flexible and fit into any lifestyle. For a list of volunteer opportunities, please contact the Country Hills Community Centre.

Amenities and services
  • House of Friendship outreach support - call 519-498-7468
  • Public-access computers
  • Outdoor winter rink
  • Accessible playground
  • Multi-purpose sports pad
Important dates

July 27: Fall Active Kitchener goes live

August 17: Last day of City Camp and City run Youth Drop In 

August 21: Fall session registration starts at 8:30 a.m.

August 25 : Cinema Under The Stars


Photo Gallery: Country Hills Rental Rooms will appear here on the public site.

The centre features a 4,800 square-foot multipurpose room with a fully accessible stage, making the space suitable for many types of events. With the ability to accommodate up to 300 people, the facility also has three smaller meeting rooms, and full kitchen and bar facilities suitable for cooking and serving. The centre offers plenty of free parking.


For more information, please contact us at 519-741-2596 or

Centre hours

The centre will be closed on Monday, Sept. 3 for Labour Day.

Centre hours in the summer (July 1 - September 4): 

Monday to Friday, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

The centre is closed Saturdays and Sundays, but is available to rent.

Centre house in the fall (September 5 - December 21):

Monday to Friday, from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The centre is closed Sundays, but is available for rent. 

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