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Nepean Seniors Recreation Centre

Visit the City News section or the COVID-19: Status of Recreation and Culture services webpage for up to date information on service resumption.

The Nepean Seniors Recreation Centre offers recreation programs, day trips, multi-day trips, and social events for adults 50 years of age and over. The Seniors Centre also offers registered programs in fitness, Bridge lessons, tap dancing, line dancing and Tai Chi. 

The Seniors Centre’s main multi-purpose space, the Heritage Room, has a capacity of 90 people and is available for rent in the evenings. There is also a small kitchen and a meeting room with access to the covered patio, suitable for crafts, meetings and socials. A smart site computer is available for public use. Outdoor walking trails are across the parking lot. For further information about hall rentals, pool, athletic centre and arenas, visit the Nepean Sportsplex.

1701 Woodroffe Avenue, Entrance 3
Ottawa, ON K2G 1W2

613-580-2424 ext. 46652

Holiday hours:

  • Monday, December 20: closed
  • Tuesday, December 21: closed
  • Wednesday, December 22: closed
  • Thursday, December 23: closed
  • Friday, December 24: closed
  • Saturday, December 25: closed
  • Sunday, December 26: closed
  • Monday, December 27: closed
  • Tuesday, December 28: closed
  • Wednesday, December 29: closed
  • Thursday, December 30: closed
  • Friday, December 31: closed
  • Saturday, January 1: closed
  • Sunday, January 2: closed
  • Monday, January 3: closed

  • Free public Wi-Fi
  • On site parking
  • Public computers

You are encouraged to continue to reserve a space for drop-in programs online in advance, as the move to increased capacities will vary amongst facilities and increase gradually. In-person walk-in registration will be accepted when space allows. See the Drop-in page for more about COVID-19 protocols.

As of September 22, 2021, you must present proof you are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to enter an indoor recreation facility, as mandated by provincial regulations. Please bring an electronic or hard copy of your vaccination receipt confirming you are fully vaccinated and valid identification, unless you met one of the exemptions listed in the provincial regulations.

Details:

  • 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 show up no more than 15 minutes prior to your reservation.
  • Your spot is reserved up to 10 minutes after the start of the session.
  • 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:

Please note: The schedules listed in the charts below are a general overview.

Reservations not required for Carpet bowling or Shuffleboard

  Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Carpet bowling n/a 1 - 3 pm n/a 1 - 3 pm n/a n/a n/a
Contract bridge n/a n/a 1:30 - 3:30 pm n/a n/a n/a n/a
Craft club n/a n/a n/a 9 am - noon n/a n/a n/a
Cribbage n/a 1:30 - 3:30 pm n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Duplicate bridge n/a n/a n/a 1 - 3 pm 1 - 3 pm n/a n/a
Euchre n/a 1 - 3 pm n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Fun bridge n/a n/a n/a n/a 1:30 - 3:30 pm n/a n/a
Short mat bowling 1 - 3 pm n/a 1 - 3 pm,
6:30 - 8:30 pm
n/a n/a n/a n/a
Shuffleboard 1 - 3 pm n/a 1 - 3 pm n/a n/a n/a n/a
Sixty-Six 1:30 - 3:30 pm n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
500 n/a n/a n/a 1:30 - 3:30 pm n/a n/a n/a

Starting December 20

  Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Short mat bowling n/a n/a 1 – 3 pm,
6:30 - 8:30 pm
No sessions on December 22 and 29
n/a n/a n/a n/a
Shuffle board n/a n/a 1 – 3 pm ​​​​​​
No sessions on December 22 and 29
n/a n/a n/a n/a
Cribbage n/a 1:30 - 3:30 pm
No sessions on December 21 and 28
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Euchre n/a 1 – 3 pm
No sessions on December 21 and 28
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Carpet bowling n/a 1 – 3 pm
No sessions on December 21 and 28
n/a 1 – 3 pm
No sessions on December 23 and 30
n/a n/a n/a
Contract bridge n/a n/a 1:30 - 3:30 pm
No sessions on December 22 and 29
n/a n/a n/a n/a
500 n/a n/a n/a 1:30 - 3:30 pm
No sessions on December 23 and 30
n/a n/a n/a
Duplicate bridge n/a n/a n/a 1 – 3 pm
No sessions on December 23 and 30
1 – 3 pm
No sessions on December 24 and 31
n/a n/a
Crafters n/a n/a n/a 9 – 11 am
No sessions on December 23 and 30
n/a n/a n/a
Fun bridge n/a n/a n/a n/a 1:30 - 3:30 pm
No sessions on December 24 and 31
n/a n/a

Some changes are coming to our drop-in reservation process!

  • You will soon be able to view session times in the front desk booking system for a week in advance. This will provide you with the most accurate view of available sessions.
  • Sessions will continue to be available for booking two days in advance.
  • The full schedules in chart format will no longer be posted on ottawa.ca. If you are looking for a full schedule, please feel free to contact the facility of your choice and request a copy be sent to you via email.

We are continuing to make improvements to our booking system to ensure a positive experience for our clients and look forward to more enhancements in the coming months.

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.