March 16th – come out and explore your Oakville Community on us!

To build connections and share the incredible community assets in Oakville, we helped open the doors to recreation, conservation, and cultural centre’s across the Oakville community – a great way to build belonging together – for one day in March 2019.

  • Exploration Station (Glen Abbey Branch)

    Oakville Public Library - Glen Abbey

    Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Event Location: 1415 Third Line, L6M 3G2

    Drop by the library to play, discover, and explore different technologies and games. For children ages 5+.

  • Family Storytime (Glen Abbey Branch)

    Oakville Public Library - Glen Abbey

    Time: 11:00 am - 11:30 am

    Event Location: 1415 Third Line, L6M 3G2

    Come join us for songs, rhymes, and stories!

  • Fitness Centre Drop In

    Trafalgar Park Community Centre

    Time: 8:00 am - 7:00 pm

    Event Location: 133 Rebecca St, Oakville, ON L6K 1J5, L6K 1J5

    General access to fitness centres and scheduled drop-in programs.

  • Fitness Centre Drop In

    Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre

    Time: 8:00 am - 7:00 pm

    Event Location: 2302 Bridge Rd, Oakville, ON L6L 3L5, L6L 3L5

    General access to fitness centres and scheduled drop-in programs.

  • Fitness Centre Drop In

    Iroqouis Ridge Community Centre

    Time: 8:00 am - 7:00 pm

    Event Location: 1051 Glenashton Dr, Oakville, ON L6H 5M1, L6H 5M1

    General access to fitness centres and scheduled drop-in programs.

  • Fitness Centre Drop In

    River Oaks

    Time: 8:00 am - 7:00 pm

    Event Location: 2400 Sixth Line, Oakville, ON L6H 3N8, L6H 3N8

    General access to fitness centres and scheduled drop-in programs.

  • Fitness Centre Drop In

    Glen Abbey Community Centre

    Time: 8:00 am - 7:00 pm

    Event Location: 1415 Third Line, Oakville, ON L6M 3G2, L6M 3G2

    General access to fitness centres and scheduled drop-in programs.

  • Swimming – Combo

    Centennial Pool

    Time: 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

    Event Location: 120 Navy St, Oakville, ON L6J 2Z4, L6J 2Z4

    Leisure swim with at least one lane reserved for lengths. Slide and diving board restrictions apply for select swims and locations.

  • Swimming – Lengths

    Centennial Pool

    Time: 12:45 pm - 2:00 pm

    Event Location: 120 Navy St, Oakville, ON L6J 2Z4, L6J 2Z4

    Pool is divided into slow, medium and fast lanes. Diving boards are closed. All swimmers must be able to swim 25 metres.

  • Family Badminton

    Trafalgar Park Community Centre

    Time: 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

    Event Location: 133 Rebecca St, Oakville, ON L6K 1J5, L6K 1J5

    Parents and children come drop in and have a fun game of badminton together. This is a non-instructional and unsupervised activity. Nets will be set lower for easy play. Balls are available to sign out.

  • Recreational Skate

    Trafalgar Park Community Centre

    Time: 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

    Event Location: 133 Rebecca St, Oakville, ON L6K 1J5, L6K 1N3

    Free-Skate for all to enjoy

  • Recreational Skate

    Kinoak Arena

    Time: 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

    Event Location: 363 Warminster Dr, Oakville, ON L6L 4N1, L6L 4N1

    Free-Skate for all to enjoy

  • Adult and Child Shooter Pad

    Joshua's Creek Arena

    Time: 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

    Event Location: 1663 North Service Rd E, Oakville, ON , L6H 7T1

    6 years old and under. An opportunity to practice your shooting skills. CSA approved helmet and skates mandatory.

  • Child and Youth Shooter Pad

    Joshua's Creek Arena

    Time: 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

    Event Location: 1663 North Service Rd E, Oakville, ON, L6H 7T1

    11-13 years old. An opportunity to practice your shooting skills. CSA approved helmet and skates mandatory.

  • Gallery (Centennial Square)

    Oakville Galleries

    Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

    Event Location: 120 Navy Street, L6J 2Z4

    Drop in to see the latest art exhibit at the Oakville Galleries.

  • Gallery (Gairloch Gardens)

    Oakville Galleries

    Time: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    Event Location: 1306 Lakeshore Road East, L6J 1L6

    Drop in to see the latest art exhibit at the Oakville Galleries.

  • Family Open Studio (Gairloch Gardens)

    Oakville Galleries

    Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Event Location: 1306 Lakeshore Road East, L6J 1L6

    Oakville Galleries is opening its Education Centre for an afternoon of family friendly art activities. All are welcome to drop in and explore the many artistic tools and materials on offer in our sunny art studio overlooking Lake Ontario. Challenge your creativity with a broad selection of supplies and try your hand at something new! From printmaking and acrylic painting to handmade buttons, there will be plenty to test out. Participants should dress for mess; no smocks are provided.

  • Celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day!

    The Oakville Museum

    Time: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

    Event Location: 8 Navy St, Oakville, ON, L6J 2Y5

    On Saturday March 16th, The Oakville Museum will be going green in more ways than one. Follow the shamrock trail through the museum to discover all the fun activities you can do–this will be your lucky day! Make a four-leaf clover magnet and enjoy lots of other great craftivities. There is also rumor that a naughty leprechaun has been in our historic house and played some silly tricks! Help us solve the mystery using the clues he’s left behind!

  • Swimming – Leisure

    White Oaks Pool

    Time: 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

    Event Location: 1330 Montclair Dr, Oakville, ON, L6H 1Z5

    All ages. Diving boards are open. Pool toys and flotation aids allowed in shallow end.

  • Swimming – Lengths

    White Oaks Pool

    Time: 9:00 am - 10:15 am

    Event Location: 1330 Montclair Dr, Oakville, ON, L6H 1Z5

    Pool is divided into slow, medium and fast lanes. Diving boards are closed. All swimmers must be able to swim 25 metres.

  • Swimming – Lengths

    Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre

    Time: 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

    Event Location: 2302 Bridge Rd, Oakville, ON , L6L 3L5

    Pool is divided into slow, medium and fast lanes. Diving boards are closed. All swimmers must be able to swim 25 metres.

  • Swimming – Leisure

    Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre

    Time: 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

    Event Location:  2302 Bridge Rd, Oakville, ON, L6L 3L5

    All ages. Diving boards are open. Pool toys and flotation aids allowed in shallow end

  • Swimming – Leisure

    Glen Abbey Community Centre

    Time: 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

    Event Location: 1415 Third Line, Oakville, ON, L6M 3G2

    All ages. Diving boards are open. Pool toys and flotation aids allowed in shallow end

  • Swimming – Lengths

    Glen Abbey Community Centre

    Time: 7:30 am - 9:00 am

    Event Location: 1415 Third Line, Oakville, ON, L6M 3G2

    Pool is divided into slow, medium and fast lanes. Diving boards are closed. All swimmers must be able to swim 25 metres.

  • Recreational Skate

    Maple Grove Arena

    Time: 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

    Event Location: 2237 Devon Rd, Oakville, ON, L6J 5Z8

    Free-Skate for all to enjoy

  • Shinny Hockey 18+

    River Oaks Community Centre

    Time: 9:00 pm - 10:20 pm

    Event Location: 1415 Third Line, Oakville, ON , L6M 3G2

    Self-organized non-contact hockey for adults 18+. CSA approved hockey helmets are mandatory, half-mask and full equipment recommended

  • Shinny Hockey 11-13 y/o

    River Oaks Community Centre

    Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

    Event Location: 2400 Sixth Line, Oakville, ON, L6H 3N8

    Self-organized, non-contact hockey for youth aged 11–13. Full equipment including CSA approved helmets with full mask are mandatory.

  • Recreational Skate

    River Oaks Community Centre

    Time: 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

    Event Location: 2400 Sixth Line, Oakville, ON, L6H 3N8

    Free-Skate for all to enjoy.

  • Recreational Skate

    Glen Abbey Community Centre

    Time: 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

    Event Location: 1415 Third Line, Oakville, ON, L6M 3G2

    Free-Skate for all to enjoy.

  • Shinny Hockey 18+

    Glen Abbey Community Centre

    Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

    Event Location: 1415 Third Line, Oakville, ON , L6M 3G2

    Self-organized non-contact hockey for adults 18+. CSA approved hockey helmets are mandatory, half-mask and full equipment recommended.

  • Recreational Skate

    Glen Abbey Community Centre

    Time: 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

    Event Location: 1415 Third Line, Oakville, ON , L6M 3G2

    Free-Skate for all to enjoy

  • Recreational Skate

    Sixteen Mile Sports Complex

    Time: 7:15 pm - 8:45 pm

    Event Location: 3070 Neyagawa Boulevard, Oakville, ON, L6M 4L6

    Free-Skate for all to enjoy.

  • Special Needs Recreational Skate

    Sixteen Mile Sports Complex

    Time: 6:15 pm - 7:05 pm

    Event Location: 3070 Neyagawa Boulevard, Oakville, ON, L6M 4L6

    Family skates for children/youth with special needs.