Town programs for children and youth focus on healthy child development. As a HIGH FIVE® Accredited Organization, our programs for children 6 to 12 years of age are recognized as having the highest levels of quality and safety.
Every month you'll have a chance to try some of our great programs and services FREE at one of our community centres.
Join us from 6 to 9 p.m. at Glen Abbey Community Centre's Community Play Night on Friday, January 24 for:
Capacity restrictions and admission standards apply.
Enjoy FREE public skating during Halton District School Board elementary P.A. Days courtesy of the Town of Oakville and FirstOntario Credit Union!
Join us on Friday, January 31 at:
Schedule is subject to change. Please contact the facility directly for the most up-to-date information.
Capacity restrictions and admission requirements apply. Skate and helmet rentals are available during P.A. Day skates (regular fees apply).Skate schedules and rental information
Presented by Genworth Canada, we invite you to join the Town of Oakville, Oakville Public Library, the Peter Gilgan Family YMCA and community partners as we celebrate Family Day on Monday, February 17! Activities include:
Check out the Family Day schedule for details.Family Day page
Take advantage of our Valentine’s Day swim/skate passes for the reduced price of $5 for 10 cards — that’s only 50 cents per swim or skate!
These very special valentines cards are available for purchase at:
For ages 2-14 only. Tickets can be redeemed from February 14 to April 30, 2020.
In Volleyball Level 1, ages 10 to 12 will learn the basic skills and rules while playing on a smaller court. Register now for our session at Glen Abbey Community Centre Wednesdays from 4:30 to 5:20 p.m.
Our emphasis is on the FUNdamentals of volleyball through learning court movement, and the basics of passing and serving.
A fun and safe environment with age-appropriate equipment will be available for all to participate.
Program next starts January 8, 2020.Register now
Borrow sports equipment* just like you would a book this summer. In partnership with the Oakville Public Library and Government of Ontario, we’re excited to launch the Sports Equipment Lending Program.
Fun, active and FREE! This service is offered at Clearview, Woodside and Iroquois Ridge library branches.
*Must have a valid Oakville Public Library card.
Visit the subsidy programs page for information about financial assistance for Town of Oakville recreation and leisure services available to individuals who qualify.
Oakville is rich in learning opportunities. School Curriculum Teacher Resources, information about Fire Education, Bicycle education and safety, and more can be found on the Education and Learning page.
Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre (QEPCCC), is a unique and dynamic public space designed to meet all of your recreation, arts and cultural needs. With 144,000 square feet of activity space, there's plenty of room to be creative! All Ages Family Drop-in sessions are offered in the Ceramic Studio at select times, including P.A. Days. Visit the QEPCCC Studio Programs page for more information.
Oakville Museum offers both on-site and in-class programs with specific curriculum links to a wide variety of subjects and grade levels. Our programs are fun and interactive and include resources for classroom use. Visit the Oakville Museum School & Community Programs page for themes and details.
CORE is a membership-based program that offers non-profit, volunteer-based organizations support in delivering their services to the community. CORE members provide various opportunities for residents to engage in their community, access support services, participate in recreation activities, and pursue life-long learning.
Members fall into one of the following categories: Arts and Culture; Community Agencies (including education and support services); Multicultural Agencies/Spiritual Groups; Recreation/Leisure; and Sports (including casual sports groups).
For more information about CORE and a list of current members, please visit the CORE page.