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.

Find a program

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. Book a gym
  8. Book a community room
  9. Leisure access
  10. Neighbourhood association
  11. Gym
  12. Outdoor amenities
  13. Washrooms
  14. Computers and Wi-Fi

COVID-19 updates

Community centres are open for essential services only

Ontario is in a modified version of step 2 of the province’s roadmap to reopen. Read more.

All City of Kitchener community centres are closed for registered programs and non-essential services.

Some community centres remain open for these services:

  • public access computers
  • emergency social services such as food distribution and addiction support

Contact your local 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 or QR code from the provincial booking portal.

Contact information

Address: 505 Franklin Street North

Phone number: 519-741-2504

Email Stanley Park Community Centre


Stanley Park Community Centre is closed while Ontario is in a modified version of step two of the province's roadmap to reopen.

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 to find the right program for you.

Winter program registration opens on Tuesday, December 7 at 8:30 a.m.

Register on ActiveNet

Programs for kids and teens

  • arts and crafts
  • music lessons

Programs for adults

  • Zumba classes
  • pilates
  • yoga
  • cardio fitness

Book a gym

The “book a gym” program is not available while Ontario is in a modified version of step 2 of the province’s roadmap to reopen.

Book a community room

The “book a community room” program is not available while Ontario is in a modified version of step 2 of the province’s roadmap to reopen.

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 and offers programs at the centre, including:

Check out their website, Instagram page and Facebook page. You can subscribe to their newsletter at the bottom of any page on their website to get updates from the association.


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.