Programs and activities

Great programming for your family is just one search away.

From swimming, to fitness programs, to pottery classes, we offer thousands of different programs for you and your family. Choose from one of the categories below to view specific programs, or search through all of our activities to see what’s right for you.

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Community Guide cover

Spring and summer programs

 
Registration for spring and summer programs begins Wednesday, March 4 at 7:30 a.m.

Download the Spring/Summer Community Guide now or pick it up at City of Guelph facilities and library locations starting Monday, February 24.


Community Guide pickup locations

Location Address
Brant Avenue Neighbourhood Group Friendship Place, 35 Algonquin Road
City Hall 1 Carden Street
Evergreen Seniors Community Centre 683 Woolwich Street
Grange Hill East Neighbourhood Group Ken Danby Public School, 525 Grange Road
Guelph Civic Museum 52 Norfolk Street
Guelph Neighbourhood Support Coalition 10 Carden Street
Guelph Pottery Centre 50 Municipal Street
Guelph Public Library (Bullfrog Mall Branch) 380 Eramosa Road
Guelph Public Library (East Side Branch) 1 Starwood Drive
Guelph Public Library (Main Branch) 100 Norfolk Street
Guelph Public Library (Scottsdale Centre Branch) 650 Scottsdale Drive
Guelph Public Library (West End Branch) 21 Imperial Road South
Guelph Public Library (Westminster Square Branch) 100-31 Farley Drive
Guelph Transit 170 Watson Road South
Kortright Hills Neighbourhood GroupBack of Kortright Hills Public School, 23 Ptarmigan Drive
Lyon Leisure Pool299 York Road Lyon Park
Onward Willow Better BeginningsShelldale Community Centre, 20 Shelldale Crescent
River Run Centre 35 Woolwich Street
Two Rivers Neighbourhood GroupTytler Public School (in the lower level), 131 Ontario Street
Victoria Road Recreation Centre 151 Victoria Road North
Waste Resource Innovation Centre 110 Dunlop Drive
Waverley Neighbourhood GroupWaverly Drive Public School, (Room 9), 140 Waverley Drive
West End Community Centre 21 Imperial Road South
West Willow Woods Neighbourhood Group Westwood Public School, Portable #1, 495 Willow Road

Get noticed! Advertise in the Guelph Community Guide.

The Guelph Community Guide is the City of Guelph’s official listing of recreation, leisure and cultural programs and events.

Why advertise in the Guelph Community Guide?

  • Residents love it! City of Guelph recreation programs are in high demand
  • Targets all age groups in the city– families, seniors, adults, and youth
  • Covers a variety of interests: sports, recreation, health, fitness, crafts, arts and culture
  • Each edition has a six month shelf life
  • Exceptional value for your advertising dollars

Shelf life, circulation and distribution

Two editions of the Guide are published each year: a spring/summer edition every February and a fall/winter edition every August. The shelf life for each publication is six months.

The Guelph Community Guide is available for pickup at all community centres, libraries, City of Guelph facilities and select locations in Guelph.

Ad rates and dimensions. (All ads are full colour)
Size Fee Dimensions
Outside back cover $1,640 + HST Live area 7.125 by 9.63 inches
Trim 8.125 by 10.625 inches
Bleed 9.125 by 11.625 inches
Crop marks, if included, should be offset to: 0.5625 inches
Inside front cover or back cover $1,455 + HST Live area 7.125 by 9.63 inches
Trim 8.125 by 10.625 inches
Bleed 9.125 by 11.625 inches
Crop marks, if included, should be offset to: 0.5625 inches
Full page $1,095 + HST Live area 7.125 by 9.63 inches
Trim 8.125 by 10.625 inches
Bleed 9.125 by 11.625 inches
Crop marks, if included, should be offset to: 0.5625 inches
1/2 page horizontal $610 + HST 7.125 by 4.73 inches
1/3 page horizontal $425 + HST 7.125 by 3.0625 inches
1/4 page vertical $325 + HST 3.48 by 4.73 inches
1/8 page horizontal $185 + HST 3.48 by 2.28 inches

Non-profit organizations with a charitable registration number receive a 15 per cent discount on ad rates.
35 kBCity of Guelph Advertising Acceptability Policy

To advertise contact

Prism Studios Advertising and Design
Glenn Knight
519-835-0005
glenn@prismstudiosdesign.com