The Town of Oakville offers a wide variety of fitness, recreational and cultural activities for residents ages 50+. Recreational opportunities are available at five facilities. As well as the seniors newsletter, browse the Parks, Recreation and Culture Program Guide or online registration system for more information.
Want to get involved? We're always looking for volunteers to help out around the centres and at special events.
Please note: Tickets for Seniors Services special events at QEPCCC are only available in the Older Adults Centre during regular hours (Monday to Friday from 1 to 4 p.m.).
A current Seniors Services 50+ membership is required to register for Seniors Services 50+ programs.
Registration for fall and winter Seniors Services programs opened Friday, September 9, 2016 and is on-going. Check availability and register online today! Don't miss your opportunity to sign up for new classes like our evening Fit Bones program, taught by an instructor through Osteoporosis Canada, or indoor Walk Better, Be Stronger sessions offered for ages 50+.
QEP Older Adults Halloween Pub Night – October 28
Bop to the Monster Mash and other Halloween favourites with DJ Perri from 7 to 10 p.m. in the Black Box Theatre! A great night of dancing, dressing up in your favourite costume, and lots of fun! Tickets are $10 per person and includes refreshments.
Beer and wine will be available to purchase. Tickets must be purchased by October 25. First-come, first-served. Prizes for best costume!
Donate unwanted items someone else will love to the IROAC Hidden Treasures Bazaar – October 11 to November 4
The Iroquois Ridge Older Adult Centre 2016 Hidden Treasures Bazaar will be held on Saturday, November 12 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. We will be accepting donations between October 11 and November 4 of gently used items including jewellery, books, CDs, DVDs, seasonal decorative items, dishes, glasses, etc. No clothing please.
If you love to bake we will be accepting baked good donations on Friday, November 11, from 3 to 5 p.m.
A membership with Seniors Services allows you to participate in all our programs, drop-in activities and special events (additional fees apply per activity, program or event). Membership prices are as follows:
- $36 (ages 50-79)
- $18 (ages 80-89)
- Free (ages 90+)
Where to get a membership
Memberships can be purchased in person Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., at the Oakville Seniors Centre, Sir John Colborne Centre, or Town Hall.
Memberships can also be purchased at the Queen Elizabeth Park Older Adults Centre Monday to Friday, between 1-4 p.m., and the Iroquois Ridge Older Adults Centre during specific times. Please call 905-845-6601, ext. 3745 for more details.
Online program registration is available. Please ensure your membership is up-to-date before registering.
Have questions? Please drop by your local seniors centre or contact:
Manager, Adult and Seniors Services
905-845-6601, ext. 3976
For more information about community services and resources, visit the Seniors Services web page.