Parkinson Recreation Centre

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Memberships at PRC

Memberships are available at Parkinson Recreation Centre for individuals, seniors and families. Membership allows you access to the PRC fitness centre, aquatics centre and gymnasium.

Memberships also include:

  • Free drop-in fitness classes at Parkinson Recreation Centre and Parkinson Activity Centre
  • Free workout workshops at Parkinson Recreation Centre fitness centre
  • Family drop-in sports

See PRC Rates for fees (below) or call 250-469-8800 for more information.

Drop-in fitness classes

Members can drop-in to a number of seasonal fitness classes up to one week in advance online, by phone or in-person at Parkinson Recreation Centre.

Participants must show proof of drop-in to the instructor prior to class start.

Find drop-in schedules

Workout workshops

Workout workshops are “learn-to” programs that help you get the most out of your workouts using the amenities and equipment in the fitness centre. Workshops are between 30-45 minutes and take place in the fitness centre at Parkinson Recreation Centre.

Members can register for workout workshops up to two weeks in advance online, by phone or in-person at Parkinson Recreation Centre.

Workshops are free for members, $20 for non-members. Participants must show proof of drop-in to the instructor prior to class start.

Find workout workshop schedules

Family drop-in sports

Members (individuals or families) can drop-in to the Parkinson Recreation Centre gymnasium to enjoy free-play with sport equipment. Drop-in sports are open to all ages and ability levels. No pre-registration is required.

Please connect with the front desk upon arrival to access equipment. Some equipment may not be available at times depending on other program needs. Please note only 1 pickleball net will be available to be in use at a time.

Please note that participants under 12 years of age must be accompanied by a responsible adult or caregiver (16 years and older). 

Drop-in gymnasium schedule:

TuesdaysThursdays
Open gym
1:30 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Open gym
8:30 a.m. - 10 a.m.

Effective October 4 - December 15, 2022.

Open gym will include equipment for the following sports (subject to change): basketball, floor hockey, pickleball, soccer.

PRC Pool and Aquatics Centre

The aquatics facility includes a 25-metre swimming pool, children's play pool, hot tub and steam room. 

What is the current pool schedule?

Pool schedule December 5 to December 11, 2022

Pool schedule December 5 to December 11, 2022

Pool schedule December 12 to December 18, 2022

Pool schedule December 12 to December 18, 2022

*Last entry is half an hour before closing.

Please note: children under 7 years of age and under must remain within arms reach of a parent or adult caregiver at all times. A responsible adult or caregiver 16 years or older in the water may supervise up to 3 children under the age of 7 regardless of swimming ability.

 

PRC Fitness Centre

The Fitness Centre at Parkinson Recreation Centre includes a circuit training room, weight room and cardio room. The Fitness Centre is open to anyone 13 years and older. Proper attire and footwear are required when using the fitness facilities.

What are the current hours at the Fitness Centre?

Fitness Centre Hours - Summer 2022

SundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.6 a.m. - 10 p.m.6 a.m. - 10 p.m.6 a.m. - 10 p.m.6 a.m. - 10 p.m.6 a.m. - 10 p.m.8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Drop-ins are welcome!

Please note that last entry is half an hour before closing.

Parkinson Recreation Fitness Centre Monitors & Orientations

Monitors are certified personal fitness trainers available to assist clients with equipment or workouts. Fitness Centre Monitors are on site for equipment orientations.  Call 250-469-8800 or see bulletin board in fitness centre for the daily schedule.
Please note, the fitness monitor schedule is subject to change so please call 250-469-8800 to confirm.

Fitness Centre Orientations are available by the Fitness Centre Monitors.  No appointment necessary.

Personal Trainers

To make the most of your time in the Fitness Centre, consider working with a Personal Trainer.  Sessions are by appointment only.  Please call 250-469-8800 to book yours today.  Age: 13Y and up.

Introduction to Personal Training - $90

  • 3 hours with a Certified Personal Trainer
  • 1 month pass to the Parkinson Recreation Centre (includes fitness centre and pool)

Hourly rates:

  • One session: $45/hr
  • Five-nine sessions: $40/hr
  • Ten or more sessions: $35/hr

Hourly sessions are non-refundable, non-transferable, and will expire two years after purchase date.  Complete the Personal Training form below and submit to the Parkinson Recreation Centre

 Personal Trainer application form

General information about Parkinson Recreation Centre

General information about services and amenities at PRC

General information

  • Front Counter hours: Monday - Friday 6 a.m. - 9 p.m., Saturday & Sunday 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • The aquatics facility includes a 25-metre swimming pool, children's play pool, whirl pool and steam room
  • Full size gymnasium
  • Fitness center with three fitness rooms  
  • Meeting rooms, banquet facility, and board room for rentals (see Event and Rentals Planning for bookings)
  • Pickleball courts (see Parkinson Recreation Park for public hours or see below for pre-booking information through Pickleball Kelowna)
  • Play for all playground and outdoor fitness equipment 
  • Personal training options 
  • Gift certificates for programs and activities are available at Parkinson Recreation Centre
  • To find events held at Parkinson Recreation Centre, visit our event calendar
PRC Phone Hours

Parkinson Recreation Centre phone hours (250-469-8800):

Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 9 p.m., Saturday - Sunday: 9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

During the first week of recreation program registration each season, phone lines will open 7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Please be advised that if you call during peak registration times you may experience a busy signal that will require you to call again. We thank you for your patience.

PRC Rates
 Single*
Entry
10
Entry
20
Entry
One
Month
Three
Month
Six MonthOne
Year
Adult (19-64)$7.50$60.30$106.40$60.34$159.71$276.79$468.46
$39.04/month
Family**$16.00$129.60$228.80$129.62$343.04$552.81$935.53
$77.96/month

Youth (13-18)Student***
& Senior (65-74)

$5.50

$44.70$78.80$44.72$118.30$205.03$347.01
$28.92/month
Senior (75+)$3.50$26.80$47.40$26.83$70.99$123.05$208.17
$17.35/month

Access Pass (for persons with a permanent disability)

$57.41$114.82
Pool Access       
Children (7-12)$3.25$25.90$45.80$25.95$68.62$118.91$201.27
$16.77/month
Preschool (3-6)$2.00$14.40$25.40$14.30$37.87$65.64$111.02
$9.25/month

* Single Entry rates include tax. All other rates subject to tax.
** A family includes a maximum of two adults and all of their children under 19 years of age who are related by birth, legal status or marriage and are living in the same household. (Full time students over 18 years, with proof of enrolment, are eligible under a Family Pass.)Infants 2 and under are free.
*** Full time at a recognized Post Secondary Educational institute. A valid Student ID card with expiry must be presented.

  • Facility Pass - Includes public swim, lane and adult swim, whirlpool, hot tub and steam room. Plus fitness facility and drop-in gymnasium.
  • Three Month Facility Passes 
  • Six Month Facility Passes - Includes 1/2 hour free Personal Training consultation - one per person.
  • One Year Facility Passes - Includes 1 hour free Personal Training consultation - one per person.
  • Access Pass - Combination, program and facility passes available. Must be approved.
  • Scheduled Payment Option available on one year passes plus a $30 annual processing fee.
  • Reciprocal Use at Parkinson Recreation Centre and H2O.  One year memberships are eligible for discounted single entry or punch passes at the other facility. Call 250-469-8800 for more information.
  • 10 and 20 Entry Passes are non-refundable, non-transferable, and valid for two years from date of purchase. 

All passes are non-transferable.

2022 PRC Holiday Hours

 2022 Holiday Hours at Parkinson Recreation Centre

Please note that these times may be subject to change.

2022 Holiday Hours 
January 1 (New Year's Day)Closed
January 28 a.m. - 5 p.m.
January 310 a.m. - 3 p.m.
February 21 (BC Family Day)10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
April 15 (Good Friday)10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
April 18 (Easter Monday)10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
May 23 (Victoria Day)10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
July 1 (Canada Day)10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
August 1 (Civic Holiday)10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
September 5 (Labour Day)10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
September 30 (National Day for Truth and Reconciliation)10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
October 10 (Thanksgiving)10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
November 11 (Remembrance Day)10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Dec 24 (Christmas Eve Day)6 a.m. - 12 p.m.
December 25 & 26Closed
December 27 10 a.m. - 3 .m.
December 28 & 29 & 306 a.m. - 5 p.m.
December 31 (New Year's Eve)8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
January 1 (New Year's Day)Closed
January 2 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Drop-in basketball schedule

Drop-in basketball schedule:

DaysAge groupTime
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday13+ years - All youth and adults welcome.  Any game played is half court only and self organized.  Bring your own ball.6:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.
Tuesday13+ years - All youth and adults welcome.  Any game played is half court only and self organized.  Bring your own ball.6:00 a.m. - 7:45 a.m.
Tuesdays & Thursdays17+ years - Adult Drop-In Basketball is a great way to stay fit, meet people, and have fun.  Come join other participants for some friendly hoops.  Teams are made up on arrival and participants referee their own games. 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Sundays17+ years - Adult Drop-In Basketball is a great way to stay fit, meet people and have fun.  Come join other participants for some friendly hoops.  Teams are made up on arrival and participants referee their own games.12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
SundaysYouth (13-17 years) - Youth Drop-In Basketball is a great way to stay fit, meet people and have fun.  Come join other participants for some friendly hoops.  Teams are made up on arrival and participants referee their own games. 2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

If you have additional questions about basketball at PRC, please contact one of our clerks at 250-469-8800

Please note: The City reserves the right to alter its drop-in basketball schedule without notice to meet its operational needs.

Liaison Therapist at Parkinson Recreation Centre (Navigator)

Please note that Liaison Therapist Services are not currently available. Check back for the latest updates. 

We have partnered with Allied Health (Interior Health Authority) to bridge the gap between acute care services and community services. These services support individuals' self management of their health and include a variety of different health programs to suit your needs. A liaison therapist (Navigator) will be at the Parkinson Recreation Centre (see hours below) to assist the general public with encouragement and direction towards appropriate programming to meet your specific needs. 

Parkinson Pool & Aquatics Centre Admission Policy

Parkinson Pool & Aquatics Centre Admission Policy

  • Children under 7 years of age and under must remain within arm's reach of a parent or adult caregiver at all times
  • A responsible adult or caregiver 16 years or older in the water may supervise up to 3 children under the age of 7 regardless of swimming ability
  • The City of Kelowna reserves the right to alter its Aquatic Centre Schedule at any time, without notice, to meet its operational needs
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Parkinson Recreation Centre outdoor pickleball court schedule 

  • October 1, 2022 - April 30,2023 Outdoor Pickleball Courts can be played on a first come first serve basis 8am to dusk.  
  • Courts may be locked due to inclement weather or icy/snow conditions.

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