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 spring and summer Seniors Services programs will begin Tuesday, February 21 at 9 a.m.
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+.
Family Day – February 20
Join us at Iroquois Ridge Community Centre and Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre on February 20 for FREE Family Day activities. Fun for all ages and abilities, there's something for everyone! Visit the Family Day page for more information.
Special Screening: 25th Anniversary Tribute Video and 'Young at Heart' Documentary – February 28
Join us at the Colborne Centre on February 28, 12:30-2:30 p.m., to watch the 25th anniversary tribute video followed by the Young at Heart documentary about a spirited group of seniors, average age of 81, who sing everything from The Clash to Coldplay. This film upends assumptions about friendship, old age and life and death. Tickets go on sale January 23, cost $7, and include pizza and a drink.
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:
- $37 (ages 50-79)
- $18.50 (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.