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+.
Seniors Centre closures for the holidays
The seniors centres will be closed from Sunday, December 25, 2016 through Sunday, January 1, 2017 inclusive.
However, the Oakville Seniors Centre will be open Wednesday, December 28 and the Colborne Centre will be open Thursday, December 29.
The Spectacular Showcase returns for its fifth straight year! Join us on December 28 and 29 at 3 p.m. in the Queen Elizabeth Park Community & Cultural Centre's Black Box Theatre for this annual cabaret-style variety show featuring entertainers ages 40+. This year both shows will be hosted by Oakville entertainer Chris Uram. Tickets, which are $20 per person, are selling quickly. So don't delay!
For information and tickets, contact us at 905-815-5979 ext. 4673. You can also drop into the Queen Elizabeth Park Older Adults Centre, the Oakville Seniors Centre or the Sir John Colborne Seniors Centre.
For more information visit oakvilleshowcase.ca.
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.