Stanley Park


Stanley Park Community Centre, located at 505 Franklin St. N., has been serving the surrounding community since 2005. Featuring a triple gymnasium and three program rooms, the centre is equipped to offer a wide range of programs and activities.

Centre hours

Stanley Park Community Centre is open:

Summer Hours (July & August)

Monday & Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Tuesday, Thursday & Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Saturday & Sunday, closed

The centre is also available for private rentals outside of regular hours.

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Have you heard that the City of Kitchener has launched a new website? Check it out for ideas and information related to Kitchener neighbourhoods. Every story and photograph features people and places from right here in Kitchener.

One of the great new features on the website is the What's in my hood map? Enter your address to find nearby community centres, pools, sportsfields, parks, community gardens, arenas, winter rinks and more!

Dates to remember

Summer fitness registration

Summer fitness registration starts Tuesday Jun. 5, 2018 at 8:30 a.m. See programs tab below for full listing of programs being offered or visit ActiveNet to register online.

Last day to register online for summer fitness programs is July. 1, 2018


Neighbourhood camp registration

Neighbourhood camp registration is ongoing. Visit ActiveNet to register online or register in person at the Stanley Park Community Centre. 

Upcoming community events

Movie under the stars/roof

Friday, July 27, 2018

Come out for a FREE fun family movie!

Doors open at 8:30 p.m. Movie starts at 9 p.m.

Code: 19864

Register online beginning June 18, 2018 (spaces are limited).

Movie and location will be announced in June.

* Free popcorn and refreshments will be served*


Stanley Park Community Association

For a full listing of programs and special events, please see the Stanley Park Community Association's website or drop by the centre to pick up the SPCA newsletter.

Partner Programs

Board Game Cafe - Thursdays 1-3 p.m.  Come join us for a variety of board and card games.  In partnership with Extend-A-Family Waterloo Region.


Get Ready For School Program - Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays 9:15-11:15 a.m.  A learning program for children ages 3 and 4 (born in 2014).  In partnership with Strong Start.


Drums and FunTuesdays 4-5 p.m.  An action-filled activity for parent and children 4-6 years old, involving drumming.  Provided by Carizon's Waterloo Region CAPC (Children and Parents Connecting).


Infant Series Programs Tuesdays 1:30-2:30 p.m.  The infant series is for parents and babies up to 12 months old and includes: Infant Massage (parents learn how to massage their babies), Baby Connections (focus on building early literacy skills through songs, rhymes and books) and Baby and Me (come together to learn songs, rhymes and finger play).  Provided by Our Place Family Resource and Early Years Centre.


Get Set Learn Program - Tuesdays and Thursdays 9:30-11:30 a.m. (Fall and Spring session only) For parents with young children (babies to preschoolers).  This fun, free program includes learning together with you child as well as parent-only time.  In partnership with Project Read Literacy Network.

Amenities and services

In-house services

  • Public-access computers - Free online access is available during regular hours.
  • WiFi - Free WiFi access is available during regular hours.

Community amenities

Available for rent

Conveniently located off the expressway (Highway 7/8), Stanley Park Community Centre offers amenities and services to meet your event needs.

In addition to its inviting lobby, three meeting rooms and triple gymnasium, the centre features a full kitchen and bar serving area with sinks and counters in each room.

For more information please contact us at 519-741-2504.

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