Seniors 55+ Recreation Programs

Celebrate with us this June!

There’s no age limit on staying active in Barrie. The Allandale 55+ Centre and Parkview Centre offer recreation, education and fitness opportunities along with events and workshops for individuals 55 years of age and better.

Did you know?  ​Seniors 65+ ride City transit for free on Tuesdays & Thursdays! Learn about Barrie Transit & Specialized Transit

Read the 55+ Centres Guide for an overview of our programs or drop in to find out about the 55 + Centre membership programs and get a tour. The centres are open Monday to Friday from 9am to 4pm with some scheduled programs and events on the weekends and evenings.

Browse all Registered 55+ Rec Programs

PALS Monthly Newsletter

The City's 55+ centres offer a variety of special events & programs throughout the year. Check out our PALS monthly newsletter to stay up to date on what's happening, or refer to the Monthly Calendar.

Highlighted Upcoming Events

Date & TimeEvent
Wednesday June 19, 9:15am55+ Try It: Carpet Bowling
Wednesday June 19, 1:00pm55+ Eye Health Workshop
Monday June 24, 11:00amSeniorlicious - A taste of retirement
Monday June 24, 6:30pm55+ Try It: Games Night

Highlighted Programs

Virtual Programs

Seniors Centre Without Walls (SCWW) lets you connect and engage with other seniors through our virtual programs! We offer a wide range of programs from fitness, dance, social, wellness seminars and educational talks and more. SCWW programming is run by 55+ Centre staff and community partners and is free and open to all seniors in Barrie

Art Your Service is currently offered through SCWW and includes fitness, dance, social, art and more virtually through Zoom. Participate for free through SCWW registration. To get involved or learn more, contact Heather Kenehan at or 705-739-4220 ext. 5685.

View the Art Your Service Calendar

55+ Membership

A 55+ membership entitles you to participate in all drop-in programs and activities 
offered in both Centre locations.

Recreation fees are subject to annual review, as per the Fees By-law
Membership TypePrice
Yearly$51.25 +HST
6 months$35.88 +HST
3 months$20.50 +HST
1 month$10.25 +HST
Day pass$2.72 (including HST)
Funding Provided by:
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