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Adult Programs

Come challenge your mind and body by participating in one of our programs offered throughout the city. Come try Tai Chi, Yoga, dance, art or learn a new language! Different locations, times and number of weeks provides lots of options to accommodate your hectic schedule. Check out the current guide and make it happen!

Barrie Community Woodshop

The Barrie Community Woodshop (Victoria Village, 146 Toronto Street) has a well-equipped woodshop. Whether you are a beginner woodworker or have years of experience, membership is available to those looking to work in a clean, well managed, supervised shop. The shop is equipped with hand tools, power tools, and machinery for cutting, planing, shaping, turning and boring all types of materials associated with woodworking. A finishing room and tool crib are also available.

Weekdays: 9am–3pm
Saturdays: 9am–12pm
Evenings on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday: 6–9pm

Membership is offered to adults and youths (16-18yrs) . To be eligible to use the shop all participants must complete a prerequisite shop orientation, which includes machine safety training. Membership costs $75 for the year plus a $25 annual shop fee. To sign up please go to the East Bayfield Community Centre , Holly Community Centre or the Allandale Recreation Centre. For more information please email  

Adult & 55+ Programs

The 55+ Centres offer quality recreation, education and fitness opportunities along with events and workshops for individuals 55 years of age and better. Click here for current  55+ drop-in programs at Allandale & Parkview.

Adult & 55+ drop-in programs are also available at East Bayfield and Holly community centres.  A great chance to learn, get active & meet new people!  Pick up a schedule at either centre (or view online) for specific program information.

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