We offer free or low-cost programs across our community. Find something that works for you or your family below!

On this page:

  1. All ages
  2. Kids and families
  3. Youth
  4. Seniors
  5. Events

All ages


We have four indoor and four outdoor pools, including Kiwanis Park. Register for a swim time online or by calling your local pool.

Parks and trails

Find a park, trail or natural area near you.

Walking track

The Lyle S. Hallman Foundation Walking Track is located above the KMHA Alumni ice pad at the Activa Sportsplex and is available for community use. The walking track is open daily and is free during walking track hours.

Book free space

You can book free space in a community centre gym or community room.

Kids and families

Kitchener Market

Bring your kids out to the Kitchener Market to enjoy art, music and cooking classes! Learn about their programs.

Kitchener Public Library

The Kitchener Public Library (KPL) offers programs for all ages, from babies to teenagers! Check out their program calendar.

Did you know? You can borrow these cool things from the KPL:


Find an after-school or weekend program that works for your family.


Ongoing groups

Sign up for an ongoing activity group at one of these community centres:

  • Breithaupt Centre
  • Downtown Community Centre
  • Rockway Centre

Some popular groups include:

  • bingo
  • chess
  • book club
  • quilting
  • walking and hiking groups

You do not need to register for these programs, but you do need a Kitchener Group Card to join the fun.


Check our events calendar to find an upcoming event.