Doon Pioneer Park Community Centre

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Community centres have reopened for select programs

Register for programming online through ACTIVENet.

The Region of Waterloo passed a bylaw requiring the wearing of face coverings in enclosed public spaces that is now in effect. You can learn more about the bylaw and what it means for you on the Region of Waterloo site.

Read more about what's open and closed.

Beginning Friday, Nov. 27, the Province has provided updated guidance on the limits for recreation facilities and community centres. These changes include:

  • Indoor capacity of 10 program participants per room/space, provided physical distancing can be maintained. 
  • Outdoor capacity of 25 program participants per space, provided physical distancing can be maintained.

Read more about these and additional changes.

Doon Pioneer Park Community Centre has reopened for select registered programs. 

Doon Pioneer Park Community Centre (DPPCC/PP branch KPL), located at 150 Pioneer Dr., in the southwest corner of our city, offers a wide variety of programs and activities to suit the ages and interests of the surrounding community.

 Programs

 Registration

All programming, including drop-in programming now requires registration. To register for programs, please visit ACTIVE Net. Please be sure to read and select the check box for your new paperless waiver when registering.

If this is your first time registering, please go to the Program Registration and Assistance page for guidance.

For a listing of DPPCA programs, please visit the Community Association's website to access their current newsletter or you can also follow them on Facebook

For a list of programs and special events including other Neighbourhood Associations and Aquatics, please view Active Kitchener.

Neighbourhood Association Refund Policy - effective Sept. 2018.

Weather cancellations - If local schools are closed because of weather conditions, all DPPCA programs are automatically cancelled. Please listen to 570 Extreme Weather Centre when in doubt. Be advised that make-up classes will be arranged if possible but refunds will not be given.

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 Safety Measures
 Residents can expect a different experience when visiting as the following safety measures remain in effect:
  • Access control: Public access will be controlled and limited to patrons who are registered for programs or have scheduled activities such as the use of public access computers or use of the gymnasium through the Book your Bubble program. Visitors are asked to come prepared to participate in scheduled programming as access to changerooms will be unavailable.
  • Pre-screening questions: Visitors will be required to successfully complete a series of health screening questions prior to entry.
  • Masks and face coverings: Visitors are required to wear masks upon entry and while in common areas such as lobbies, hallways or washrooms.
  • Physical distancing: Visitors are always required to maintain a physical distance of at least 2-meters from other patrons.

Residents are asked to come prepared to participate in scheduled programming as access to washrooms and changerooms will be unavailable.

 Book your Bubble Program
With the Book your Bubble program, residents can pre-book time to use a community centre gym for physical activity with their household of up to 10 people. Booking gym time is free and bookings for each 45-minute time slot can be made online, in-person or by calling the centre. 

The Gymnasium time can only be used for recreational activity only. Team practices or individual coaching is not permitted.  

Book your Bubble

Please note: The name and phone number of the main contact will be collected for tracking purposes.  The booker must be 18 years or older and the booking must have a minimum of 1 adult in the gym for use with under people under 16 years.  Users are required to bring their own recreational equipment. Staff will sweep and clean gym after each user group.  

 Safety for Book your Bubble participants
  • Users will be screened by community centre staff upon entry.
  • If all users pass the initial screening, they will be required to sanitize their hands and wear a mask or face covering while inside the main building.  
  • Participants will come dressed and ready to use the gym as washrooms and changerooms are unavailable. Please note, outdoor shoes are not permitted in the gym 
  • Participants are encouraged to bring their own water. The community centre’s water fountain can be made available to refill reusable bottles only.  No other outside food or drink is permitted in the centre at this time.
  • Masks will not be required during gym-time. Users will have 45-minutes to use the gym space. Once your time has finished, participants must wear their mask or face covering to exit the building through the designated exit door(s).  

 

 

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Amenities and services

Our Splashpad is now closed.

Outreach Services - we can help! 

DPPCC has an Outreach worker available by appointment, please connect by calling 519-742-8327 x 250.  Assisting children and families to access services you need within your own neighbourhood.

Important dates

 

Rentals

Visit our front desk for more information on rentals. 

Centre hours

Monday - 9 a.m.- 7 p.m. 

Tuesday -  9 a.m.- 7 p.m. 

Wednesday -  9 a.m.- 7 p.m. 

Thursday -  9 a.m.- 7 p.m. 

Friday - 9 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. 

Saturday - 9 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. 

Sunday - Closed 

 

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