Country Hills Community Centre is home to outdoor basketball courts, a gym and more. You can register for affordable yoga classes, fun art classes and other activities for the whole family.

Find a program

On this page:

  1. COVID-19 updates
  2. Contact information
  3. Hours
  4. Parking and transit
  5. Register for a program
  6. Drop-in programs
  7. Leisure access
  8. Neighbourhood association
  9. Gym
  10. Arena
  11. Park
  12. Washrooms
  13. Wi-Fi
  14. Rentals

COVID-19 updates

Community centres to begin reopening on Monday, Feb. 22

Effective Tuesday, Feb. 16 at 12:01 a.m., Kitchener and all of Waterloo Region will move to the Red-Control level of the Province’s COVID-19 response framework

Some community centres will continue to remain open for emergency social services such as food distribution, warming centres, addiction support and public access computers. Community centres will begin reopening for some programs and services on February 22. 

Visitors must continue to register through ActiveNet for all programs. All visitors and staff will be screened for COVID-19 symptoms.

Please visit your community centre’s webpage for operating hours and additional information as it becomes available.

Visit our COVID-19 updates page to learn what's open and closed as well as how city services are affected.


Contact information

Address: 100 Rittenhouse Road

Phone number: 519-741-2596

Email Country Hills Community Centre


Hours

Monday to Friday: 4 to 9 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday: closed

The centre will be closed on these days:

  • Friday, April 2
  • Monday, April 5
  • Monday, May 24

Parking and transit

Free parking is available off Rittenhouse Road.

Grand River Transit (GRT) route 22 stops on Rittenhouse Road in front of Country Hills Community Centre. Plan your route with GRT’s trip planner.

GRT no longer offers paper bus tickets. Fare payment information is available on their website.


Register for a program

We offer programs for kids, teens and adults of every age, including the popular programs listed below. Check ActiveNet or your copy of Active Kitchener to find the right program for you.

Programs for kids and teens

  • basketball
  • dodgeball
  • martial arts
  • guitar lessons

Programs for adults

  • martial arts
  • yoga and pilates
  • volleyball
  • workshops

Drop-in programs

Join one of our free or low-cost drop-in programs to get active and have fun. Some popular programs are:

  • parent and tot
  • basketball
  • pickleball
  • coffee time
  • walking group

Most drop-in programs are free. Some cost $2 per session.


Leisure access

Visit our leisure access page to apply for lower registration fees. Our goal is to make city-run programs accessible to everyone.


Neighbourhood association

These groups cover the area around Country Hills Community Centre:

  • Country Hills Recreation Association (CHRA)
  • Alpine Community Neighbourhood Association - call 519-998-6006

CHRA offers programs at Country Hills Community Centre, check your copy of Active Kitchener for details.


Gym

Country Hills Community Centre does not have open gym time or workout equipment. Join one of our drop-in programs to play basketball, pickleball and more.


Arena

Country Hills Community Centre is beside Lions Arena. You can rent Lions Arena for corporate meetings, birthday parties and more.


Park

Country Hills Community Centre is connected to Lions Park, offering these outdoor amenities:

  • playground with a slide and swings
  • 2 baseball diamonds
  • outdoor basketball courts

Washrooms

These washrooms are available at Country Hills Community Centre:

  • accessible washroom near room two
  • men’s and women’s washrooms and locker rooms in the gym

All our washrooms are accessible.

There is a change table in the washroom near room two.


Wi-Fi

Use your own phone, tablet or computer with our free Wi-Fi. Choose the “Kitchener Public WiFi” network and follow the instructions that show up.


Rentals

You can rent rooms at Country Hills Community Centre for meetings or events. Call 519-741-2596 for more information.