Stanley Park Community Centre is home to a triple gym, program rooms and more. You can register for affordable fitness classes, workshops, events and other activities for the whole family.

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On this page:

  1. COVID-19 updates
  2. Proof of vaccination
  3. Contact information
  4. Hours
  5. Parking and transit
  6. Register for a program
  7. Leisure access
  8. Neighbourhood association
  9. Gym
  10. Outdoor amenities
  11. Washrooms
  12. Computers and Wi-Fi

COVID-19 updates

All City of Kitchener community centres are open for registered programs.

Some community centres are open for these services:

  • youth and seniors programming
  • public access computers
  • emergency social services such as food distribution and addiction support
  • neighbourhood association programming
  • free space for community use (gymnasium and centre meeting rooms) 

Contact your neighbourhood community centre for more details.

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

Proof of vaccination

Individuals entering a City of Kitchener recreation facility or community centre must show proof of vaccination via a paper or electronic copy of their vaccine record as well as identification. Some exceptions apply. Learn more.  

You can print or download your vaccination receipt from the provincial booking portal.

Contact information

Address: 505 Franklin Street North

Phone number: 519-741-2504

Email Stanley Park Community Centre


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

Tuesday: 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.

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

Thursday: 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.

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

Saturday: 8 a.m. to noon

Sunday: closed

Parking and transit

Free parking is available at the community centre off Franklin Street North.

These Grand River Transit (GRT) routes stop on Ottawa Street North near Stanley Park 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.

Register on ActiveNet

Programs for kids and teens

  • arts and crafts
  • music lessons

Programs for adults

  • Zumba classes
  • pilates
  • yoga
  • cardio fitness

Leisure access

Visit our leisure access 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.

If you have a leisure access card, the Stanley Park Neighbourhood Association offers a discount of 75% off one program per session.

Neighbourhood association

Stanley Park Community Association (SPCA) covers the area around Stanley Park Community Centre. Check out their website, Instagram page and Facebook page.

SPCA offers programs at Stanley Park Community Centre, check your copy of Active Kitchener for details.


Stanley Park Community Centre does not have open gym time or workout equipment. Join one of our programs to get active.

Outdoor amenities

These outdoor amenities are available at Stanley Park Community Centre:


There are men’s and women’s washrooms off the main floor hallway of Stanley Park Community Centre. Both washrooms are accessible and have a change table.

There is an accessible, gender-neutral washroom across from the gym.

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 not available at this time. Subscribe to this page to get an email when we post an update.

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.