Norman Pinky Lewis Recreation Centre

FREE After School Program

Offered Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 2:35-5:35pm for Cathy Wever students in grades 1 to 6! Applications accepted at the rec centre starting on August 29th, 2022. Program includes daily physical activity, health & wellness activities, and a healthy snack!

Open Swim *FREE*:

  • Fridays 3:30-4:30pm & 6:45-7:45pm

Female Only Swims:

  • Open Swim: Mondays 6:30-7:30pm

  • Lessons offered Monday nights- check program grid for times and swim levels!

Open Computers (6-12 yrs) *FREE*:

  • Mondays 5:00-6:30pm

  • Fridays 5:00-6:30pm

Open Gym @ Cathy Wever *FREE* (Starts Oct 3):

  • Wednesdays 6:00-7:00pm (ages 6-12)

  • Saturdays 12:00-1:00pm (ages 13-17)

Basketball (13-17 yrs) *FREE* (Starts Oct 3):

  • Tuesdays 7:15-8:45pm

  • Wednesdays 7:15-8:45pm

  • Thursdays 7:15-8:45pm


Powell Park Club House

Pop Over to Powell!

Join us at Powell Park and Clubhouse for free drop-in activities and equipment borrowing offered after school on Mondays and Fridays from 3:00-4:30pm, for participants of all ages!

For more programs and up-to-date schedules, visit us online at!

Career & Volunteer Opportunities

Looking for job or volunteer opportunities? Why not join our team in Recreation? Information on employment and volunteer opportunities can be found on our website at

Recreation Assistance Program

The Recreation Assistance Program provides City of Hamilton residents living with a low income the opportunity to participate in organized sports and recreation programs.

Upon approval, families are eligible for:

  • Free Family Participation Pass (valid for citywide drop-in recreation programs)

  • Free Family Skate Pass (valid for citywide drop-in public skates)

  • 90% discount off City of Hamilton registered programs (up to $150 per child)

  • 50% discount off Affiliated Minor Sport league registration fees

  • 65% discount off of year round Camp Kidaca programs (up to 15 days at the base fee)

For more information and eligibility criteria, visit us online at http:/// or inquire at the customer service counter.