Do you have someone on your list who wants to try an art class? Dreams of having a personal trainer or gym membership? Always wished they had learned how to swim?
Want to give a gift that offers them a choice?
Town of Oakville gift certificates make the perfect healthy holiday gift for kids, friends, family or even you!
Gift certificates are available for purchase in any denomination at Town Hall and community centres for use toward any Town of Oakville recreation or culture program or membership.
Back for its seventh year, Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre (QEPCCC) is pleased to host The Spectacular Showcase for two matinee performances on December 28 and 29.
A lively mix of singers, dancers and more will take to the Black Box Theatre stage starting at 3 p.m. in this local talent revue.
Tickets are available now for $20, only at QEPCCC Older Adult and Sir John Colborne Seniors Centres.
Please visit the show’s website for more information.The Spectacular Showcase website
Come out from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily* and enjoy the fresh air and atmosphere of a truly Canadian tradition.
As long as it's cold enough, free skating will be available on our newest (refridgerated) outdoor rink at Trafalgar Park Community Centre. Drop by and give it a try!
Don't have the gear? Skate and helmet rentals are also available at Trafalgar Park Community Centre for a fee.
Pleasure skating only. For everyone's safety, no sticks, pucks or nets, please.
*Weather permitting. Outdoor rink is not supervised.
For a limited time, try Oakville's newest community centre and find out what it has to offer, for FREE!
You're invited to join us at Trafalgar Park Community Centre on Saturdays, between October 20 and December 15, from 6 to 9 p.m. for access to:
Admission requirements, capacity and other restrictions may apply.
The Hive is a free weekly drop-in activity for crafty bees to connect, create, share, teach, laugh or simply relax by indulging in a creative activity!
Join the Hive:
Fridays (September 21-December 21)
10 a.m. to noon
at Iroquois Ridge Community Centre
Tools and materials will be provided but participants are encouraged to bring their own knitting needles, crochet hooks, etc. if you have them.
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.
Fall session starts Thursday, October 4, 2018 | 2:30-3:30 p.m.
Winter session starts Thursday, January 10, 2019 | 2:30-3:30 p.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 fall and winter Seniors Services programs begins Friday, September 7, 2018.
Registration for spring and summer Seniors Services programs began Tuesday, February 20, 2018.
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 Trafalgar Park Community 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:
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:
133 Rebecca Street
The Trafalgar Park Older Adults Centre (formerly the Oakville Seniors Centre, on Kerr Street) is located in Kerr Village at Trafalgar Park Community Centre and a short stroll from Downtown Oakville. Check out our: