Parkinson Recreation Centre

Safe Recreation at PRC - Frequently Asked Questions

The PRC Fitness Centre has reopened in accordance with the latest provincial health orders, with capacity limits and safety modifications including pre-booking your time in advance. Bookings are available for 1 or 2 hour time slots. 

Pre-book your time at the Fitness Centre

What safety measures are currently in place at PRC?

Under provincial health orders, those who are 12 and older (born in 2009 or earlier) need to show proof of (two dose) vaccination to access some services at Parkinson Recreation Centre including:

For information about the vaccine card, and to register your vaccine status, visit gov.bc.ca/vaccinecard.

In addition to enhanced cleaning and physical distancing measures in place at City recreation facilities such as PRC, masks are required in all public indoor settings for all people born in 2016 or earlier (5+) as per the provincial order.

Can I purchase a new pool or facility membership?

Yes, facility and pool memberships are available!  If you have questions about memberships or would like to sign up, please call Active Living & Culture at 250-469-8800 or emailing recreation@kelowna.ca.

Do I need to wear a mask at City recreation facilities like PRC?

Yes - Provincial restrictions are in place requiring masks to be worn in indoor public spaces for all people born in 2016 or earlier (5+). Masks are not required while exercising or in the field of play. At all other times, masks are required indoors. 

Is drop-in basketball available at PRC?

Drop-in basketball schedule:

DaysAge groupTime
Monday, Wednesday- 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.
Tuesdays13+ 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 & Thursdays18+ 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.
Sundays18+ 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.

*Youth under 22 involved in youth sports in the gymnasium, are not required to show vaccination pass.

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.

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 January 16 - March 19, 2022

Pool schedule January 16 - March 19, 2022

*Last entry is half an hour before closing.*

Is proof of vaccination required to attend the PRC pool?

Yes, proof of vaccination is  required for casual use of swimming pools.    

All spectators 12+, viewing from the pool deck must show proof of (two dose) vaccination.

For information about the vaccine card, and to register your vaccine status, visit gov.bc.ca/vaccinecard.

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?

The fitness centre at Parkinson Recreation Centre has reopened with modifications and pre-booking requirements as per the latest Provincial Health Order update. Bookings are available for 1 or 2 hour time slots. 

Pre-book your time at the PRC Fitness Centre

Fitness Centre Hours - Fall/Winter 2021

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.

*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.

Monday - Friday6:30 a.m. - 9 a.m.
 10 a.m.* - 2:30 p.m.
 4 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

*Thursdays are 10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Fitness Centre Orientations

Fitness Centre Orientations are available by the Fitness Centre Monitors.  No appointment necessary but please refer to schedule above.

General information about Parkinson Recreation Centre

General information about services and amenities at PRC

General information

  • Front Counter hours: Monday - Friday 6 a.m. - 9:30 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. - 4:30 p.m.

During the first week of recreation program registration each season, phone lines will open 7:00 a.m. - 9:00 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
Month
One
Year
Adult (19-64)$7.50$59.10$104.40$59.15$156.57$271.37
$45.23/month
$459.28
$38.27/month
Adult Pool Only$6.00$46.00$81.20$46.00$121.83$211.18
$35.20/month
$357.42
$29.79/month
Family**$15.75$127.10$224.20$127.08$336.31$541.97
$90.33/month
$917.19
$76.43/month
Family
Pool Only
$12.50$99.90$173.40$99.91$265.52$427.89
$71.32/month
$724.08
$60.34/month

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

$5.50

$43.80$77.20$43.84$115.98$201.01
$33.50/month
$340.21
$28.35/month
Youth, Student & Senior
Pool Only
$4.50$34.60$61.00$34.64$91.63$158.79
$26.47/month
$268.77
$22.40/month
Senior (75+)$3.50$26.30$46.60$26.30$69.60$120.64
$20.11/month
$204.09
$17.01/month
Senior (75+) Pool Only$3.25$25.40$44.80$25.44$67.27$116.58
$19.43/month

$197.33
$16.44/month

Access Pass (for persons with a permanent disability)

$56.28$112.56
Pool Access       
Children (7-12)$3.25$25.40$44.80$25.44$67.27$116.58
$19.43/month
$197.33
$16.44/month
Preschool (3-6)$2.00$14.10$24.80$14.02$37.13$64.35
$10.73/month
$108.84
$9.07/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.

  • Pool Pass - Includes public swim, lane and adult swim, whirlpool, hot tub and steam room. 
  • Facility Pass - Includes pool (as above) plus fitness facility and drop-in gymnasium.
  • Three Month Facility Passes include a free group Fitness Centre orientation session.
  • Six Month Facility Passes
  • One Year Facility Passes
  • Access Pass - Combination, program and facility passes available. Must be approved.
  • Scheduled Payment Option available on six month and 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.
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.
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
PRC Outdoor Pickleball Courts

When in season, outdoor Pickleball courts at Parkinson Recreation Centre will be available through online bookings only in partnership with Pickleball Kelowna. Court bookings are closed through the winter. Learn more at kelowna.ca/sports

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