From May 21 to June 29, we'll be partnering with local community and sport groups in five targeted neighbourhood parks throughout the town to promote physical activity and physical literacy.
Open the calendar of events (PDF) to learn more about our 30 days of FREE recreation and sport activities for all ages and abilities.
Please wear comfortable clothes and running shoes.
All activities are weather dependent and the schedule is subject to change.
This new Aquatic Boxing program for Parkinson’s patients takes place in the pool, reducing the risk of injury fear of falling!
Studies also show that aquatic boxing with specialized equipment helps improve balance, reduces stiffness, and has lasting neuroprotective effects.
If you have been diagnosed with Parkinson's or are experiencing Parkinson's symptoms, this program is for you.
Summer session runs Thursday, July 5 to Thursday, August 23 | 8-9 a.m.Register now
The Town of Oakville provides seniors 80+ an opportunity to get out and socialize with others through our Friendship Luncheon programs.
Volunteer drivers pick clients up at their homes (around 10:30 a.m.), bring them to the centres and then return to take them home (around 2 p.m.).
If you are able to volunteer one hour per week, please contact Stephanie Coughlin, at 905-845-6601 ext. 3498, for the Iroquois Ridge Older Adult Centre every Thursday).
Drivers receive compensation for their mileage.Volunteer opportunities
Strengthen joints and help prevent falls and injuries by addressing balance, gait and posture issues in this 50+ indoor program.
A Walk Better, Be Stronger participant's family recently wrote us to say "Thank you all for giving our mother her independence and mobility back through your excellent program."
Open to all abilities and levels, a Seniors Services 50+ membership is required to register.
Classes start soon!Register now
Active Oakville, the online drop-in program finder, displays schedules for art, sport and recreation activities for all ages; fitness classes; swim and skate schedules; and more up to seven days in advance.
As well as the seniors newsletters which follow, 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.
For information about community services and resources visit the Seniors Services page.
Click on one of the headings and/or locations that follows for more information.
Registration for spring and summer Seniors Services programs began Tuesday, February 20, 2018.
Registration for fall and winter Seniors Services programs began Friday, September 8, 2017.
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:
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.
1051 Glenashton Drive
905-338-4255, ext. 3745
Located at Iroquois Ridge Community Centre, which also has a library and pool, we offer many programs and a great place to socialize for those ages 50+. Check out our:
263 Kerr Street
The Oakville Seniors Centre is located in the heart of Kerr Village and a short stroll from Downtown Oakville. Check out our:
2302 Bridge Road
Located in our state-of-the-art Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre. The older adult centre is a great place to meet new people and try something new. Check out our:
1565 Old Lakeshore Road West
The Sir John Colborne Centre offers a wide variety of social, recreational, health and wellness activities for Oakville seniors close to Coronation Park in Bronte. Check out our: