Kanata Seniors Centre

The Kanata Seniors’ Centre offers a wide range of recreation programs for adults aged 55 and over. Annual memberships are on hold until further notice. Fees will apply for access to our Drop-in activities.

We are located at the rear of the John Mlacak Centre, which also includes an ice surface, Beaverbrook Library and the Kanata Civic Art Gallery. There is a convenient drop-off spot directly in front of the main entrance and parking lot to the side.


Sunday : Closed
Monday : 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday : 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday : 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday : 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Friday : 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday : Closed

Hours details

Friday, September 30 - closed

Location and contact

2500 Campeau Drive
Ottawa ON K2K 2W3


Holiday hours may be in effect For the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation.

Kanata Seniors Centre

You are encouraged to reserve a space for drop-in programs online in advance. In-person walk-in reservations will be accepted when space allows. Please also see Drop-in activities.


  • Select the button below to reserve your spot. Available sessions for the next two days will be displayed in green.
  • Reserve your space as of 6 pm for up to two days in advance.
  • Please arrive on time for your program.
    • Instructional based programs: Late arrivals may not be permitted to join after the start of the class.
    • For all other drop-in activities: Your spot will be reserved up to 10 minutes after the session has started. If you arrive later than 10 minutes after your scheduled start time, your spot may be given to another individual or your visit may be cut short.
  • If you are unable to reserve a spot online, you can make a walk-in reservation on the day of, if there are spaces remaining. To avoid disappointment, we strongly encourage you to reserve your space online.
  • Payment can be made on-site. Please note our pin pads do not currently accept "tap".
  • You can book a maximum of:
    • 2 spaces at a time for older adult activities.

Helpful info:

The schedules listed in the charts below are subject to change.

Holiday hours and programs may vary. Changes will be reflected through the booking process.

Kanata Seniors Centre summer drop-in activity schedule
  Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Snooker/billiards 8:30 am - 4 pm 8:30 am - 4 pm 8:30 am - 4 pm 8:30 am - 4 pm 8:30 am - 4 pm n/a n/a
Mah Jong 9:30 - 11:30 am n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Fun bridge 1 - 3:30 pm n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Instructional bridge n/a 9 - 11 am n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Crafts n/a 1 - 3 pm n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Discussion group n/a n/a 9:30 - 11 am n/a n/a n/a n/a
Scrabble n/a n/a 9:30 - 11 am n/a n/a n/a n/a
Movies n/a n/a 1:15 - 3:15 pm n/a n/a n/a n/a
Duplicate bridge n/a n/a 1 - 3:30 pm n/a n/a n/a n/a
Canasta n/a n/a n/a 10 am - noon n/a n/a n/a
Cribbage n/a n/a n/a 12:30 - 2:30 pm n/a n/a n/a
Dominoes n/a n/a n/a n/a 10 am - noon n/a n/a
Euchre 12:30 - 3 pm n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Book club n/a n/a n/a n/a 1:30 - 3 pm n/a n/a

For rental availability and information, please call the facility.

To browse registered programs available City-wide, visit our online Recreation Guide PDFs.

To search registered programs available at this facility, please visit JOINOttawa.

Recreation Guide

JOINOttawa: Kanata Seniors Registered Programs

The centre includes:

  • Lounge with fireplace
  • Boardroom
  • Program room
  • Computers
  • Games room
  • Coffee shop
  • Multi-purpose halls

Amenities and features

  • On site parking
  • Public computers

Accessibility features

  • Entrance/Exit
  • Interior
  • Parking
  • Signage
  • Washrooms