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We offer a variety of recreation and leisure programs throughout the year for all ages, activity levels and interests. 

Spring programs

Spring program registration begins March 7 (including summer camps). Check our Program and Activities Guide for details.

Summer program registration will begin May 8 (swim) and June 6 (leisure).

Drop-in programs

Our drop-in programs are easy - just show up! Swimming, skating, pickleball and more are available. You can pay per visit, or buy a FitPass for a bundle.

Free Nia® try-it classes - March 20 & 22, 2018

Drawing from martial arts, dance arts and healing arts, Nia® guides you to move with dynamic ease, strengthen and condition your whole body while simultaneously relaxing tension from your muscles. Get uplifted and motivated by the music, which is varied with anything from funk to bluegrass to electro to tribal beats.

Try out the newest workout in Waterloo: March 20 and 22, 12:15-1 p.m. Waterloo Memorial Recreation Complex, Room 101.

Registered programs

  • Registered programs such as swimming lessons require advanced sign-up. You can find all of our registered programs in the Program and Activities Guide, published quarterly. 
  • Our CARL (community adult recreation) leagues run year-round, some seasonal.

Registration is easy!

Browse through our Program and Activities Guide and then register in person or online.

Register with ActiveWaterloo

Fee assistance

Our assistance programs make programs and activities more accessible. 

More information

If you're looking for information about programming offered across the Region of Waterloo, visit the new community information database. It is funded by the Region of Waterloo and is maintained by the Social Planning Council of Cambridge and North Dumfries.