Rockway Centre

Front of Rockway Community 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.



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

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).

Getting the Most Out Of Your Health Care Appointment

Tuesday, Jan. 22

10:30 a.m.- 12 p.m.

Code: 25196


Senior Mixed Choir Open House

Thursday, Jan. 24

1:30-3:30 p.m.


How to Protect Your Assets & Avoid Financial Fraud Schemes

Monday, Jan. 28

10-11 a.m.

Code: 27295


 Financial Abuse, Protecting Yourself & Your Money

Tuesday, Feb. 5

9-10 a.m.

Code: 27314


Tips & Tricks for Using Your Smart Phone

Thursday, Feb. 7

2-3  p.m.

Code: 27322



Occasional 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.

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



Dine at the Rock

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 - $10.46 
Specialty lunch - $11.46, specials are paid in advance, no refunds



Jan. 21- Salisbury Steak

Jan. 28- Teriyaki Chicken Stir Fry


Jan. 22- Chicken Paprika

Jan. 29- BBQ Pulled Pork


Jan. 16- Mums Meatloaf

Jan. 23- National Pie Day Special: Shepherds Pie & Dessert Pies

Jan. 30- Lasagna: Meat OR Veggie


Jan. 17- Fish & Chips OR Chicken

Jan. 24- Swedish Meatballs with Mac & Cheese

Jan. 31- Chicken Stew with Dumplings


Jan. 18- BBQ Chicken

Jan. 25- Liver with Bacon & Onions OR Chicken


If you missed lunch, you can take home a meal from The Rock freezer while supplies last. Advance ordering and delivery not available.

  • $4.75 each

  • 2 for $9

  • 3 for $12

Important dates

Spring registration starts Feb. 26! Register in person, over the phone, or on ACTIVE Net. 


The Centre will be closed:

-Monday, Feb. 18, 2019

-April 19 & April 22, 2019

-Monday, May 20, 2019


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

Centre hours

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

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

Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Our centre is available for private rentals outside of regular centre hours.

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