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

Swimming

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

Natural areas program

Come and enjoy our children's natural playscape and trails. Take part in some of the free programming including Scavenger Hunts, Swamp Tromps, forest school and Tales and Trails. Check the program schedule online.

Address: 801 Trillium Drive

Kitchener Market

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


Youth

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


Seniors

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.

SHARE support services

One-on-one and group support for older adults is offered at Rockway Centre for life transitions including:

  • grief support
  • caregiver support
  • mix and mingle social groups
  • walking groups

There is no cost to attend, however registration is required.

For more information or to register for SHARE support services groups please contact Peer Helper Coordinator at 519-741-2200 ext. 5346.


Events

Check our events calendar to find an upcoming event.