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).

Diabetes & Healthy Feet

Friday, March 8

10 a.m.- 12 p.m.

Code: 27301


Estate Planning

Tuesday, March 19

9-10 a.m.

Code: 27316


Cannabis, Now that it's legal

Friday, March 29

1-2 p.m.

Code: 27332


Ontario Energy Board Seminar

Wednesday, April 10

10:30-11:30 a.m.

Code: 31662


 Gardening with Native Plants

 Monday, April 15

10:30-11:30 a.m.

Code: 32005



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



Mar. 11- Juicy Roast Pork

Mar. 18- Meatloaf with Mushroom Gravy

Mar. 25- Honey Garlic Chicken


Mar. 12- Chicken Cacciatore

Mar. 19- Sweet & Sour Pork

Mar. 26- Beef Goulash


Mar. 13- Smoked Ham with Scalloped Potatoes

Mar. 20- Spring Special: BBQ Ribs

Mar. 27- Liver with Bacon & Onions OR Chicken


Mar. 7- Baked Pork Chops with Applesauce

Mar. 14- Chinese Almond Soo Guy

Mar. 21- Hot Beef Sandwich

Mar. 28- BBQ Chicken


Mar. 8- Beef Wellington

Mar. 15- Irish Stew with Fresh Made Bicuits

Mar. 22- Finger Lickin' Chicken

Mar. 29- Lasagna: Meat OR Veggie


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


The Centre will be closed:

-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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