Rockway Centre


Rockway Community Centre, located at 1405 King St. E., has been offering programs and services to adults in our community since 1975.

Featuring an auditorium and nine program rooms, the centre is equipped to offer a wide range of activities to individuals and groups.

Centre hours

Mondays from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Tuesdays from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Wednesdays from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Thursdays from 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Fridays from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Our centre is closed every weekend, but available for private rentals.

Dates to remember

Summer registration is open! Register in person, over the phone, or on ACTIVE Net. 

Upcoming community events

 Check out Active Kitchener to see all of our upcoming programs and community events.
  Rockin' it at Rockway

Join us in July & August for live music on the patio, Wednesday nights from 6-8 p.m., rain or shine! Cost: $5 donation.

To see the full music lineup, visit the Rockin' it at Rockway webpage

Important news

Volunteers are needed in Dine at the Rock and our tuck shop. For more information, call 519-741-2507 or e-mail us.

Our NEW Kitchener group card makes taking part in leisure activities even easier for adults age 55 and older. You no longer need a VIP membership to register for city-direct programs.


We offer programs for adults and older adults, who have interest in:

  • Arts
  • Education
  • Fitness - drop in to try one free class!
  • General interest
  • Health

Check out our newsletter for details on our ongoing groups, programs and classes. Information on upcoming community events and programs can be found in Active Kitchener and in the Rockway Community Centre Guide (available at Rockway).

 Dine at the Rock

Dine at the Rock is now closed for the season. See you again Tuesday, Sept 4, 2018!

Join us for lunch at Rockway Centre. The menu changes each day (see below for details). All meals include soup/salad, main entree, dessert and coffee/tea. Lunch is served at 11: 45 a.m. To reserve a spot or cancel a reservation, call 519-741-2507 24 hours in advance. Takeout is available upon request for pickup after 12:15 p.m. 

Lunch - $10.26 
Specialty lunch - $11.26, specials are paid in advance, no refunds

If you missed lunch, you can take home a meal from The Rock freezer (while supplies last). 

  • $4.75 each
  • 2 for $9
  • 3 for $12


Amenities and services

Tuck shop

Public-access computers

Book-lending library

Puzzle-lending library

Partner services

Foot care, provided by Complete Foot Care: call Camila at 519-500-0682 to book an appointment

Community amenities

Winter rinks

Horseshoe pits

Golf courses



Available for rent

Located right off Highway 7/8, with plenty of free parking and a bus stop at the front door, our centre is convenient for all your rental needs.

The facility offers a large auditorium with capacity for 100 is perfect for special birthday and anniversary parties, as well as other special events; while our meeting rooms are perfect for conferences, business and group meetings, with space to accommodate from 14 to 80 people.

The centre is fully accessible - and conveniently located within close walking distance of public transit. Visit Grand River Transit for route information and schedules.

For more information, please call 519-741-2507.

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