June is Recreation and Parks Month

Join in celebrating the benefits of recreation and parks in everyday life. Join us for free drop-in activities and get to know what Guelph has to offer!

June is also Seniors’ Month

To get involved, visit the Evergreen Seniors Community Centre or for information on activities planned, visit guelph.ca/seniors.


Date Activities
Friday, June 1
  • Preschool Drop in (0-6 years) at West End Community Centre,  9:30–11:30 a.m.
  • Retire In Style information fair: Evergreen Seniors Community Centre, 11 a.m.–3 p.m.
Saturday, June 2 International Trails Day. Explore the trails and enjoy the calming effects of nature
Sunday, June 3 Grab your gear and practice your skills at the Silvercreek Skatepark
Monday, June 4
  • Preschool Drop in (0-6 years): Victoria Road Recreation Centre, 9:30–11:30 a.m.
  • Movement Enhancement: West End Community Centre, 6–6:45 p.m.
Tuesday, June 5 Visit Guelph’s barrier-free Enabling Garden at Riverside Park
Wednesday, June 6 Spark imagination, creativity and fun on the play structures at your local park
Thursday, June 7  Aquafit: West End Community Centre 1–1:45 p.m.
Friday, June 8
  • PA Day swim: Victoria Road Recreation Centre and West End Community Centre, 2–3:30 p.m.
  • Friday Friends (13–26 years): Riverside Park; meet at the carousel,  7–9 p.m.
Saturday, June 9
Sunday, June 10 Pop-up in the park:  Exhibition and Jubilee parks, 10–11 a.m.
Monday, June 11
  • Pop-up in the park: Margaret Greene Park and Victoria Road Recreation Centre, 6–7 p.m.
  • Yoga (16+ years): West End Community Centre, 6:30–7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, June 12
  • Pop-up in the park: Lee Street and Riverside parks, 6–7 p.m.
  • Aquafit: Victoria Road Recreation Centre,  8 p.m.
Wednesday, June 13
  • Pop-up in the park:  Waverley and Royal City parks, 6–7 p.m.
  • Archery (16+ years): West End Community Centre, 8–9 p.m.
Thursday, June 14
  • Seniors’ Month: walk 10 a.m.; flag raising 11:15 a.m.
  • Pop-up in the park: Exhibition and Northview parks, 6–7 p.m.
Friday, June 15
  • Driver Renewal: Evergreen Seniors Community Centre, 10–11:30 a.m.
  • Fitness Swim: West End Community Centre, 6:15–8 a.m.
  • Pop-up in the pool: Victoria Road Recreation Centre and West End Community Centres, 7:30–9 p.m.
Saturday, June 16
  • Get outdoors and enjoy one of our leash free areas!
  • Guelph Skatefest: Silvercreek Skatepark CANCELLED
Sunday, June 17 Public swim: Centennial Pool, 6:30 to 8 p.m.
Monday, June 18 Try it Yoga: Evergreen Seniors Community Centre, 2:15–3:15 p.m.
Tuesday, June 19 Get involved with recreation programs by volunteering with summer camps.
Wednesday, June 20 Fitness swim: Centennial Pool, 11:30 a.m.–1 p.m.
Thursday, June 21 Practice your serve at one of our many tennis/pickleball courts
Friday, June 22 Do you like to garden? Become involved in your neighbourhood community garden
Saturday, June 23 Book your family event at one of the Riverside Park picnic shelters
Sunday, June 24 Don’t forget to purchase your 2018 Amusement Ride Pass—your ticket to summer fun!
Monday, June 25 Kettlebell (16+ years): Victoria Road Recreation Centre, 7:45–8:45 p.m.
Tuesday, June 26 Take a stroll around the beautiful floral clock and gardens at Riverside Park
Wednesday, June 27 friends and rent a baseball diamond or soccer field
Thursday, June 28 Lyon Leisure Pool and wading pools now open daily
Friday, June 29 Enjoy summer
Saturday, June 30 Buy your Summer Swim Pass for Lyon Leisure Pool at your local recreation centre