Open Gym

Program description

An unstructured gym time open to specific ages. Gym equipment will be made available if attendance warrants safe usage. Gym is monitored, but no structured programming is provided.

All Ages
Children under 7 years accompanied by a parent or adult 18+

Parent & Tot
Children under 6 years accompanied by a parent or adult 18+

Family
Children/youth 17 years and under accompanied by a parent or adult 18+

Senior
Adults 55 years +

Offered at the following locations:


Ancaster Rotary Centre
385 Jerseyville Road West, Ancaster
Phone: 905-546-2424 ext. 1698


Dates & Times
December 3 to 22
Monday, 11 am to 12 noon - 13 to 17 yrs
Monday, 4 to 5 pm - Family
Wednesday, 11 am to 12 noon - 13 to 17 yrs - Free with student ID
Thursday, 4 to 6 pm - Parent & Tot
Friday, 11 am to 12 noon - 13 to 17 yrs
Friday, 4 to 5 pm - Family
Sunday, 9 to 11 am - Parent & Tot

December 23 to January 5
Monday, 4 to 6 pm - Family
Thursday, 9 to 11 am - Parent & Tot
Friday, 4 to 5 pm - Family
Sunday, 9 to 11 am - Parent & Tot

Cancelled: Monday, December 30
Cancelled: Friday, January 3
Facility will be closed December 25 (Christmas Day) & December 26 (Boxing Day)


Bennetto Community Centre
450 Hughson St. North, Hamilton
Phone: 905-546-4944

Dates & Times
December 3 to 22
Wednesday, 5:30 to 7 pm - 6 to 12 yrs
Wednesday, 7 to 8:30 pm - 13 to 17 yrs
Friday, 5:30 to 7:30 pm - Family - Free
Saturday, 1 to 3 pm - Family

December 23 to January 5
Friday, 5:30 to 7:30 pm - Family - Free
Saturday, 1 to 3 pm - Family

Cancelled: 
Friday, December 13


Bernie Morelli Recreation Centre
876 Cannon St. East, Hamilton
905-546-2424 ext. 4150

Dates & Times
December 3 to 22
Monday, 9:30 to 11 am - Parent & Tot
Monday, 7 to 9 pm - 13 to 17 yrs
Tuesday, 3 to 5 pm - 9 - 12 yrs - Free
Tuesday, 5:15 to 7:15 pm- Family
Wednesday, 9 to 11 am - Family
Wednesday, 3 to 5 pm - 9 - 12 yrs - Free
Thursday,  10 to 12 noon - Parent & Tot
Thursday,  3 to 5 pm -  9 - 12 yrs - Free
Friday, 11:30 am to 12:30 pm - Family
Friday, 6:30 to 9 pm - 13 to 17 yrs
Saturday, 9 to 10:30 am - Family
Sunday, 11:30 am to 12:30 pm - Parent & Tot
Sunday, 12:30 to 2 pm - Family - Free

December 23 to January 5
Monday, 9:30 to 11 am - Parent & Tot
Monday, 7 to 9 pm - 13 to 17 yrs
Thursday,  10 to 12 noon - Parent & Tot
Thursday,  3 to 5 pm -  9 - 12 yrs - Free
Thursday,  5 to 6:30 pm -  Family
Friday, 11:30 am to 12:30 pm - Family
Friday, 6:30 to 9 pm - 13 to 17 yrs
Saturday, 9 to 10:30 am - Family
Sunday, 11:30 am to 12:30 pm - Parent & Tot
Sunday, 12:30 to 2 pm - Family - Free

Closed: Thursday, December 26
Closed: Wednesday, January 1

Central Memorial Recreation Centre
93 West Ave. South, Hamilton
Phone: 905-546-4939

Dates & Times
December 3 to 22
Monday, 4:30 to 5:15 pm - 9 to 12 yrs  -Free
Tuesday, 10:30 to 11:30 am - Parent & Tot - Free
Tuesday, 3:15 to 5 pm - 9 to 12 yrs  - Free
Tuesday, 5 pm to 7pm -  Family
Wednesday, 4:30 to 5:15 pm - 9 to 12 yrs - Free
Thursday, 10:30 to 11:30 am - Parent & Tot - Free
Thursday, 3:15 to 5 pm - 9 to 12 yrs - Free
Saturday, 11:15 am to 1:15 pm - Family - Free

December 23 to January 5
Monday, 4 to 5:15 pm - 9 to 12 yrs  - Free
Tuesday, 10:30 to 11:30 am - Parent & Tot - Free
Thursday, 10:30 to 11:30 am - Parent & Tot - Free
Thursday, 3:15 to 5 pm - 9 to 12 yrs - Free
Thursday, 5 to 7 pm - Family
​Saturday, 11:15 am to 1:15 pm - Family - Free


Closed: Thursday, December 26

Dalewood Recreation Centre
1150 Main Street West, Hamilton
905-546-4946

Dates & Times
December 3 to 22
Friday, 6 to 8 pm - 9 to 17 yrs
Saturday,  1 to 2:30 pm - Family - Free
Saturday, 2:30 to 4 - 13 to 17 yrs

December 23 to January 5
Friday, 6 to 8 pm - 9 to 17 yrs
Saturday,  1 to 2:30 pm - Family - Free
​Saturday, 2:30 to 4 - 13 to 17 yrs


Dominic Agostino Riverdale Community Centre
150 Violet Drive, Hamilton
905-546-4284

Dates & Times
December 3 to 22
Wednesday, 6 to 7 pm - Family
Friday, 6 to 7 pm - Family

December 23 to January 5
​Friday, 6 to 7 pm - Family


Dundas Lions Memorial Community Centre
10 Market St. South, Dundas
905-546-2424 ext. 2260

Dates & Times
December 3 to 22
Wednesday, 9:30 to 11 am - Parent & Tot - Free
Saturday, 1:45 to 4 pm - Family

December 23 to January 5
Saturday, 1:45 to 4 pm - Family


Hill Park Recreation Centre
305 South Bend Road East, Hamilton
905-546-4920

Dates & Times
December 3 to 22
Monday, 6 to 7:30 pm - 9 to 12 yrs
Tuesday, 6 to 8 pm - Family
Tuesday, 8:15 to 9:45 pm - 13 to 17 yrs
Wednesday, 6 to 7 pm - 9 to 12 yrs
Thursday, 6 to 7:30 pm - 9 to 12 yrs
Thursday, 8:15 to 9:45 pm - 13 to 17 yrs
Friday, 6 to 8 pm - Family - Free
Saturday, 1:30 to 3:00 pm - 19 to 12 yrs
​​​Saturday, 3:15 to 5 pm - 13 to 17 yrs

December 23 to January 5
None scheduled

 


Huntington Park Recreation Centre
87 Brentwood Drive, Hamilton
Phone: 905-546-4880

Dates & Times
December 3 to 22
Saturday, 11:15 am to 12:45 pm - Family - Free

December 23 to January 5
​Saturday, 11:15 am to 12:45 pm - Family - Free


Norman Pinky Lewis Recreation Centre
192 Wentworth St. North, Hamilton
905-546-3122

​Dates & Times
December 3 to 22
Monday, 6:30 to 7:45 pm - 6 to 12 yrs - Free
Tuesday, 6 to 7:30 pm - 6 to 12 yrs - Free
Thursday, 6 to 7:30 pm - 6 to 12 yrs - Free
Friday, 6 to 8 pm - 13 to 17 yrs - Free
Saturday, 11 am to 1 pm - Family - Free
Saturday, 1 to 3 pm - 6 to 12 yrs - Free

December 23 to January 5
Monday, 6 to 7:30 pm - 6 to 12 yrs - Free
Thursday, 6 to 7:30 pm - 6 to 12 yrs - Free
Friday, 6 to 8 pm - 13 to 17 yrs - Free
Saturday, 11 am to 1 pm - Family - Free
​Saturday, 1 to 3 pm - 6 to 12 yrs - Free

 Closed: Thursday, December 26


Ryerson Recreation Centre
251 Duke Street, Hamilton
905-546-3111

Dates & Times
December 3 to 22
Thursday, 7 to 9 pm - 13 to 17 yrs
Friday, 6 to 7 pm - 6 to 12 yrs
Friday, 7 to 8:15 pm - 13 to 17 yrs
Saturday, 12:30 to 1:45 pm - Family - Free
Saturday, 2 to 3:30 pm - 9 to 17 years 

December 23 to January 5
Thursday, 7 to 9 pm - 13 to 17 yrs
Friday, 6 to 7 pm - 6 to 12 yrs
Friday, 7 to 8:15 pm - 13 to 17 yrs
Saturday, 12:30 to 1:45 pm - Family - Free
​Saturday, 2 to 3:30 pm - 9 to 17 years 

Closed: Thursday, December 26

Sir Allan MacNab Recreation Centre
145 Magnolia Drive, Hamilton
905-546-2554

​Dates & Times
December 3 to 22
Monday, 6 to 7:30 pm - 13 to 17 yrs
Tuesday, 6 to 7 pm - Family
Tuesday, 6 to 7 pm - 9 to 12 yrs
Saturday, 1 to 2:30 pm - Family
Saturday,  2:30 to 4 pm - 13 to 17 yrs

December 23 to January 5
Monday, 6 to 7:30 pm - 13 to 17 yrs
Saturday, 1 to 2:30 pm - Family
Saturday,  2:30 to 4 pm - 13 to 17 yrs


Sir Wilfred Laurier Recreation Centre
60 Albright Road, Hamilton
905-546-4853

Dates & Times
December 3 to 22
Wednesday, 6 to 7:30 pm - Family
Friday, 6 to 7pm - 6 to 8 yrs
Friday, 7:15 to 8:15 pm - 9 to 12 yrs
Saturday, 12:15 to 1:30 pm - Family - Free

December 23 to January 5
​Saturday, 12:15 to 1:30 pm - Family - Free


Sir Winston Churchill Recreation Centre
1715 Main St. East, Hamilton
905-546-4775

Dates & Times
December 3 to 22
Friday, 6 to 7 pm - Family - Free
Friday, 6 to 7 pm -  9 to 12 yrs - Free

December 23 to January 5
None scheduled


Valley Park Community Centre
970 Paramount Drive, Stoney Creek
Phone: 905-546-2424 ext. 1114

Dates & Times
Closed for renovations, reopening Fall 2021


Westmount Recreation Centre
35 Lynbrook Drive, Hamilton
Phone: 905-546-4932

​​Dates & Times
December 27 to January 5
Monday, 3:30 to 5:30 pm - 13 to 17 yrs
Tuesday, 1 to 3 pm - Family
Thursday,  9 to 11 am - Parent & Tot
Thursday, 3:30 to 5:30 pm - 13 to 17 yrs
Friday, 1 to 3 pm - Family
​Friday, 3:30 to 5 pm - 13 to 17 yrs
Saturday 11 am to 1 pm - Family

 Facility is closed for maintenance from December 11 to 26.
Closed: Thursday, December 26


Winona Community Centre
255 Winona Road, Hamilton
Phone: 905-546-2424 Ext. 4935

Dates & Times​
December 3 to 15
Monday, 5:15 to 6:30 pm - All ages
Tuesday, 5:15 to 6:45 pm - All ages
Wednesday, 5:15 to 6:45 pm - All ages
Thursdays, 5:15 to 6:30 pm - 9 to 12 yrs
Saturday, 11 am to 1:30 pm - Family - Free

December 23 to January 5
Monday, 5:15 to 6:30 pm - All ages
Thursdays, 5:15 to 6:30 pm - 9 to 12 yrs
Saturday, 11 am to 1:30 pm - Family - Free

Facility is closed December 16 to 22 for annual shut down.
Closed: Thursday, December 26

HIGH FIVE Accreditation

High Five logoCity of Hamilton recreation programs are committed to ensuring Healthy Child Development for participants and are accredited members of HIGH FIVE®, which is built on the belief that all children deserve to have sport and recreation experiences that support his or her healthy development.

HIGH FIVE® is Canada’s quality standard for children’s programs. The City of Hamilton Recreation Division is a HIGH FIVE® Accredited Organization and as such serves as the benchmark for excellence in children’s recreation and sport programming, focused on healthy child development and offering the highest recognized levels of quality and safety. Our staff are trained in the Principles of Healthy Child Development and our programs are evaluated using the Quest 2 Tool. HIGH FIVE® makes a difference by giving every child the chance to benefit from quality programs.