Kingsdale Community Centre is home to an outdoor pool, playground, splashpad and more. You can register for affordable yoga classes, music lessons and other activities for the whole family.

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. Pool
  10. Outdoor amenities
  11. Washrooms
  12. Computers and Wi-Fi
  13. Rentals

Contact information

Address: 72 Wilson Avenue

Phone number: 519-741-2540

Email Kingsdale Community Centre


Hours

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

Tuesday and Wednesday: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

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

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

Saturday: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Sunday: closed


Parking and transit

Free parking is available off Wilson Avenue.

Grand River Transit (GRT) route 28 stops on Wilson Avenue and 4th Avenue near Kingsdale 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

  • after-school program
  • cooking classes
  • dance classes
  • floor hockey
  • music lessons
  • music therapy

Programs for adults

  • fitness classes
  • parenting groups
  • parent and baby yoga classes

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 registration fees for city-run programs. This does not include programs run by neighbourhood associations or our partners. Check with community centre staff for fee assistance options.


Neighbourhood association

Kingsdale Neighbourhood Association (KNA) covers the area around Kingsdale Community Centre.

KNA offers programs at Kingsdale Community Centre, check your copy of Active Kitchener for details.


Pool

Wilson swimming pool is an outdoor pool with swimming programs and youth drop-in swims during the summer. Check our public swimming schedule to find a time to come for a swim.


Outdoor amenities

Kingsdale Community Centre has these outdoor amenities:

  • playground
  • splashpad open daily during the summer
  • soccer field and baseball diamonds

Our soccer field and baseball diamonds are available for rent.


Washrooms

These washrooms are available at Kingsdale Community Centre:

  • one gender-neutral washroom in the lobby
  • men’s and women’s washrooms by the gyms

All our washrooms are accessible.

There is a change table in the gender-neutral washroom.

Due to COVID-19, the washrooms are only open to those who are registered for a program.


Computers and Wi-Fi

Public access computers are available in the lobby. You can also use the printer or scanner if you need to (with printing limits).

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 Kingsdale 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 two – seating capacity 24 people - $28.44 per hour, including HST
  • room three – seating capacity 24 people - $28.44 per hour, including HST
  • room four – seating capacity 24 people - $28.44 per hour, including HST
  • room five – seating capacity 20 people - $28.44 per hour, including HST
  • preschool room – seating capacity 20 people - $39.50 per hour, including HST
  • gym (single) – seating capacity 208 people - $61.73 per hour, including HST
  • kitchen (cooking) – capacity 5 people - $30.28 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.