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 4 to 23

Monday, 4:30 to 7:30 pm - 9 to 12 yrs
Tuesday, 4:30 to 6 pm - 13 to 17 yrs
Wednesday, 4:30 to 6 pm - 9 to 12 yrs
Thursday, 9 to 11 am - Family
Thursday, 4:15 to 5:45 pm - Family
Friday, 4:15 to 5:30 pm - Family
Saturday, 12:15 to 2:30 pm - Family
Saturday, 2:30 to 4 pm - 13 to 17 yrs
Sunday, 9 to 11 am - Parent & Tot

December 24 to January 6
Monday, 9 to 12 nooon - 9 to 12 yrs
Wednesday, 4:30 to 6:30 pm - 13 to 17 yrs
Thursday, 9 to 12 nooon - Family
Thursday, 4:15 to 5:45 pm - Family
Friday, 9 to 12 nooon - 9 to 12 yrs
Friday, 4:15 to 5:30 pm - Family
Saturday, 12:15 to 2:15 pm - Family
Saturday, 2:30 to 4 pm - 13 to 17 yrs
Sunday, 9 to 11 am - Parent & Tot


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

Dates & Times
December 4 to 23

Monday, 7:30 to 8:30 pm - 13 to 17 yrs
Wednesday, 11 am to 1 pm - Free, Parent & Tot
Wednesday, 7 to 8:30 pm - 13 to 17 yrs
Friday, 6 to 8 pm - 6 to 12 yrs
Saturday, 12 noon to 2 pm - Family
Saturday, 2 to 3:30 pm - 6 to 12 yrs

December 24 to January 6
Wednesday, 11 am to 1 pm - Free, Parent & Tot
Wednesday, 7 to 8:30 pm - 13 to 17 yrs
Friday, 6 to 8 pm - 6 to 12 yrs
Saturday, 12 noon to 2 pm - Family
Saturday, 2 to 3:30 pm - 6 to 12 yrs


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

Dates & Times
December 4 to 23
Monday, 4:30 to 5:15 pm - Free, 6 to 12 yrs
Tuesday, 10:30 to 11:30 am - Free, Parent & Tot
Tuesday, 3:15 to 5 pm - Free, 6 to 12 yrs
Tuesday, 5 to 7 pm - Family
Wednesday, 4:30 to 5:15 pm - Free, 6 to 12 yrs
Thursday, 10:30 to 11:30 am - Free, Parent & Tot
Thursday, 3:15 to 5 pm - Free, 6 to 12 yrs
Saturday, 11:15 am to 12:15 pm - Free, Parent & Tot
Saturday, 12:30 to 1:30 pm - Free, 6 to 12 yrs

December 24 to January 6
Thursday, 10:30 to 11:30 am - Free, Parent & Tot
Saturday, 11:15 am to 12:15 pm - Free, Parent & Tot
Saturday, 12:30 to 1:30 pm - Free, 6 to 12 yrs


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

Dates & Times
December 4 to 23
December 24 to January 6

Friday, 6 to 8 pm - 6 to 12 yrs
Saturday, 1 to 2:30 pm - Family
Saturday, 2:30 to 4 pm - 13 to 17 yrs


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

Dates & Times
December 4 to 23
December 24 to January 6

Saturday, 11:15 to 12:15 pm - 9 to 12 yrs


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

Dates & Times
December 4 to 23
Wednesday, 9:30 to 11 am - Free, Parent & Tot

December 24 to January 6
Wednesday, 9:30 to 11 am - Free, Parent & Tot
Saturday, 1:45 to 4 pm - Family


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

Dates & Times
December 4 to 23

Monday, 6 to 9:45 pm - 13 to 17 yrs
Tuesday, 6 to 8 pm - 9 to 12 yrs
Tuesday, 6 to 8 pm - 13 to 17 yrs
Wednesday, 6 to 8 pm - 9 to 12 yrs
Wednesday, 6 to 8 pm - 13 to 17 yrs
Thursday, 6 to 9:45 pm - 13 to 17 yrs
Saturday, 1:30 to 4:30 pm - Family
Saturday, 1:30 to 4:30 pm - Free, 13 to 17 yrs


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

Dates & Times
December 4 to 23
December 24 to January 6

Saturday, 1 to 2 pm - Free, Family


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

Dates & Times
December 4 to 23

Tuesday, 6 to 7:30 pm - Free, 6 to 12 yrs
Thursday, 6 to 7:30 pm - Free, 6 to 12 yrs


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

Dates & Times
December 4 to 23

Tuesday, 8 to 9 pm - 13 to 17 yrs
Friday, 6 to 8 pm - 6 to 12 yrs
Friday, 7 to 8:15 pm - 13 to 17 yrs
Saturday, 12:30 to 1:45 pm - Free, Family
Saturday, 2 to 3:30 pm - 9 to 17 yrs

December 24 to January 6
Friday, 6 to 8 pm - 6 to 12 yrs
Friday, 7 to 8:15 pm - 13 to 17 yrs
Saturday, 12:30 to 1:45 pm - Free, Family
Saturday, 2 to 3:30 pm - 9 to 17 yrs


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

Dates & Times
December 3 to 21

Tuesday, 6 to 6:45 pm - 9 to 12 yrs
Wednesday, 6 to 6:45 pm - 9 to 12 yrs
Thursday, 6 to 6:45 pm - 13 to 17 yrs
Friday, 6 to 8 pm - 13 to 17 yrs
Saturday, 12 noon to 2 pm - 13 to 17 yrs
Saturday, 2 to 4 pm - Family
Sunday, 12 noon to 2 pm - Free, 9 to 12 yrs
Sunday, 2 to 4 pm - Family

December 24 to January 6
Wednesday, 6 to 6:45 pm - 9 to 12 yrs
Thursday, 6 to 6:45 pm - 13 to 17 yrs
Friday, 6 to 8 pm - 13 to 17 yrs
Saturday, 12 noon to 2 pm - 13 to 17 yrs
Saturday, 2 to 4 pm - Family
Sunday, 12 noon to 1:45 pm - Free, 9 to 12 yrs
Sunday, 2 to 4 pm - Family


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

Dates & Times
December 4 to 23
Tuesday, 6 to 7:30 pm - Family
Wednesday, 6 to 7:30 pm - 9 to 12 yrs
Wednesday, 7:30 to 9 pm - Free, 13 to 17 yrs
Friday, 6 to 8 pm - Family
Saturday, 12:15 to 1:30 pm - Free, Family

December 24 to January 6
Wednesday, 6 to 7:30 pm - 9 to 12 yrs
Wednesday, 7:30 to 9 pm - Free, 13 to 17 yrs
Friday, 6 to 8 pm - Family
Saturday, 12:15 to 1:30 pm - Free, Family


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

Dates & Times
December 4 to 23
December 24 to January 6

Friday, 6 to 7 pm - Free, Family
Friday, 6 to 7 pm - Free, 9 to 12 yrs.


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

Dates & Times
December 4 to 23
December 24 to January 6

Friday, 5 to 7:30 pm - Free, Family
Saturday, 4 to 6 pm, 13 to 17 yrs
Sunday, 5:30 to 6:30 pm, Family


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

Dates & Times
December 24 to January 6

Monday, 3 to 6 pm - 13 to 17 yrs
Wednesday, 9 to 11 am - Parent & Tot
Wednesday, 1 to 3 pm - Family
Wednesday, 3 to 6 pm - 9 to 17 yrs
Wednesday, 7 to 8 pm - Free, Family​
Thursday, 9 to 10:30 am - Parent & Tot
Thursday, 3 to 6 pm - 9 to 17 yrs
Friday, 1 to 3 pm - Family
Friday, 3 to 5 pm - 9 to 17 yrs
Saturday, 11 am to 1 pm - Family
Sunday, 3 to 4:15 pm - Family​​

Facility closed December 10 to 26 and January 1, 2019


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

Dates & Times
December 4 to 23

Tuesday, 5:15 to 6:45 pm - 9 to 12 yrs
Wednesday, 5:15 to 6:45 pm - Free, All Ages
Thursday, 5:15 to 6:45 pm - 9 to 12 yrs
Friday, 3:30 to 5:30 pm - 9 to 12 yrs
Friday, 5:30 to 6:45 pm - 6+ yrs
Saturday, 11 am to 12:15 pm - All Ages

December 24 to January 6
Wednesday, 5:15 to 6:45 pm - Free, All Ages
Thursday, 5:15 to 6:45 pm - 9 to 12 yrs
Friday, 3:30 to 5:30 pm - 9 to 12 yrs
Friday, 5:30 to 6:45 pm - 6+ yrs
Saturday, 11 am to 12:15 pm - All Ages

Cancelled: Tuesday, December 18
Cancelled: Wednesday, December 19
Cancelled: Thursday, December 20
Cancelled: Friday, December 21
Cancelled: Saturday, December 22

HIGH FIVE Accreditation

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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.