At this time, the Town of Oakville requires anyone 12 years of age or older to provide proof of identification and proof of full COVID-19 vaccination (or medical exemption) before entering or accessing any indoor recreation and culture facilities.
Anyone entering town facilities must also pass a COVID-19 screening, wear a mask and follow current physical distancing rules. Should you have questions, please email email@example.com or call 905-815-2000 from Monday to Friday between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.
Drop-in activities must be pre-booked and paid for online. Browse our weekly Recreation and Culture programs and workshops online now.
Please note: Not all amenities are available at this time. Visit the Recreation and Culture Programs FAQs page for more information.
We've introduced a more user-friendly Recreation and Culture Registration and Booking system. Learn more about how to create an account by visiting our Registration and Subsidy Information page. If you have questions regarding previous registrations or your account history, please call 905-815-2000.
The Recreation and Culture department is collaborating with Kerr Street Mission, YMCA of Oakville, Oakville Public Library, and many more to provide daily virtual engagement via Instagram for Oakville youth.
One post will be shared* daily on our No Days Off Oakville account. Follow us for great activities and suggestions like fun workout sessions, virtual programs and tech for teens.
*Please note that you will need an Instagram account to access this content. It's free to join.Check out No Days Off Oakville on Instagram
Without Walls (WOW) is a phone-based series for ages 50+, featuring favourites including book club and Bingo! No special equipment or account needed.
The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts is also offering a Mini Season of online performances, although our doors will remain closed a little longer.Learn more about our virtual programs
During the COVID-19 pandemic, many youth are experiencing changes to their usual school routines. For most students, school now involves an independent virtual learning component.
Youth requiring additional support with navigating virtual learning are encouraged to contact firstname.lastname@example.org .
To further support youth during this time, community service providers are working together to offer FREE youth study spaces with access to Wi-Fi and computers (please bring your own headphones).
Spaces are limited and must be pre-booked. Attendees will need to complete a health screening questionnaire and wear a mask.
Please note: We are not offering volunteer opportunities for youth at this time.
The Oakville Youth Action Committee (OYAC) iis a group of youth volunteers working to enhance their local community by encouraging meaningful youth participation in community recreation programs and events.
Following are some key phone numbers and links to organizations that offer support services in a variety of areas. You can check out the Halton Youth Services Directory for more resources.
Danielle's Place (Eating Disorder Support and Resource Centre)
Drug and Alcohol Helpline – 1-866-531-2600
Halton Family Services – 905-845-3811
Halton Region Pregnancy Support – Dial 311 or 1-866-442-5866
Halton Women's Place – 905-332-7892
Kids Help Phone (24 hours) – 1-800-668-6868
Legal Aid – 1-800-668-8258
Lesbian/Gay/Bi/Trans Youth Line – 1-800-268-9688
Oakville Distress Centre – 905-849-4541
Ontario Works (help with cost of living) – Dial 311 or 1-866-442-5866
ROCK (Reach Out Centre for Kids) – 905-878-9785
SAVIS (Sexual Assault and Violence Intervention Services of Halton) 24 hour help line – 905-875-1555
Sexual Health Clinics, including Health @ 232 in Oakville – 905-825-6000, ext. 6065
Volunteer Halton – 905-878-0955
Join us on Instagram at No Days Off for great activities and suggestions from our partners like fun workout sessions, virtual programs and tech for teens.
Check out our Get Active and Creative at Home page for more ways to stay connected while we're physically distancing.
Every year, Oakville celebrates National Youth Week from May 1 to 7 with FREE activities, learning opportunities and events for youth ages 11-19.
Please email email@example.com or call Colleen Beswick at 905-845-6601, ext. 3624.