Doon Pioneer Park Community Centre is home to a gym and community library branch of the Kitchener Public Library.

Find a program

On this page:

  1. Contact information
  2. Hours
  3. Parking and transit
  4. Register for a program
  5. Book a gym
  6. Book a community room
  7. Leisure Access
  8. Neighbourhood association
  9. Splashpad
  10. Washrooms
  11. Computers and Wi-Fi
  12. Rentals

Contact information

Address: 150 Pioneer Drive

Phone number: 519-741-2641

Email Doon Pioneer Park Community Centre


Monday to Thursday: 9 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Friday and Saturday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sunday: closed

Parking and transit

Free parking is available off Pioneer Drive.

These Grand River Transit (GRT) routes stop on Pioneer Drive:

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

Get directions on Google Maps

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.

Registration dates

Registration for spring 2024 city-run programs at our community centres and summer camps is open now.

Mark your calendars with these upcoming registration dates:

  • summer 2024 programs and swimming lessons: 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, June 11
  • fall 2024 programs and swimming lessons: 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, August 13

Register on ActiveNet

Find a full list of our community centres.

Book a gym

You can book 45 minutes of open gym time for up to 10 people (including yourself). This program is free.

Book online

Visit our book free space page to find booking rules and safety measures.

Book a community room

Book a community room to host your next book club or neighbourhood project meeting! Multi-purpose rooms at city facilities can be reserved for free, for up to two hours and as far as 30 days in advance.

Book online

Visit our book free space page to find booking rules and safety measures.

Leisure Access

Visit our Leisure Access (fee assistance) page to apply for lower program registration fees. This does not include programs run by our partners. Check with community centre staff for fee assistance options.

Neighbourhood association

Doon Pioneer Park Community Association (DPPCA) covers the area around Doon Pioneer Park Community Centre. Check out their website and Facebook page.

DPPCA offers programs at Doon Pioneer Park Community Centre Centre, check your copy of Active Kitchener for details.


During the summer, our splashpad is open daily. Learn more about splashpads.


These washrooms are available at Doon Pioneer Park Community Centre:

  • one gender-neutral washroom in the lobby (open to all visitors)
  • men’s and womens’ washrooms in the lobby

All our washrooms are accessible.

There are change tables in some of the washrooms.

Computers and Wi-Fi

Our community centre does not have public access computers, but there are computers available at the Pioneer Park Community Library. Check their website for details.

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.

Visit our Digital Kitchener page to find online safety resources.


You can rent rooms at Doon Pioneer Park Community Centre for meetings or events. Room rates are per hour and include HST. Capacities include chairs only. If tables are required, the capacity will be less.

  • room one – seating capacity 45 people - $42.31 per hour, including HST
  • room two – seating capacity 20 people - $21.57 per hour, including HST
  • room three – seating capacity 35 people - $42.71 per hour, including HST
  • multipurpose room / gym (single) – seating capacity 200 people - $66.93 per hour, including HST
  • gymnasium – seating capacity 300 people - $66.93 per hour, including HST

Note that when booked after business hours a three hour minimum rental is required and additional staff charges will apply.

Depending on the nature of your event other rental costs can include:

  • Resound and SOCAN fees
  • insurance
  • licensing

If you're interested in booking this facility or getting a more detailed quote, please complete the inquiry form to tell us more about your event. Staff will confirm the details of your event with you before finalizing the booking.