The Horton Street Seniors' Centre has an extensive aquatics program. Members can enjoy recreational and fitness swims in the Aquaplex Pool and Wellness Pool at no charge. Aquatic exercise classes are held daily in both pools for an additional fee.
- 25 meter competitive swimming pool
- 6 lanes
- 83-degree temperature
- Fully accessible with a long ramp with railings for entry along with a water wheelchair
- 125 people capacity
- 6 people capacity whirlpool
During recreational swims, members can enjoy lane swimming or float and enjoy the water at their own leisure. There are 13 Aqua-Fit classes held weekly, see below for more information.
- Therapy pool (92-94° F) with water jets
- Fully accessible with chair lift
- In water seated area
- 77 people capacity
Members can relax and enjoy therapy jets in a seated area or perform their own rehabilitation and exercise programs in the pool. In water, Gentle Fit classes are held daily helping members improve their balance, strength and mobility. Ten Gentle Fit classes are held weekly see below for more information.
Aqua-fit and Gentle Fit classes are offered on a seasonal basis to members.
Each session is approximately 10 - 14 weeks long.
Registration and drop-in is available.
If a 9:00 Aqua-Fit session has less than 5 registrants, we will be canceling the session and opening the block for open swim.
A schedule for the session will be made one week prior to the start and posted online as well as in the change rooms and seniors office.
$15 per session
(one class a week)
$2 per class
Please refer to Aquatics Schedule for session dates for both pools
*Visitors 21 years of age and over are welcome to any aqua-fit, gentle fit and open swims after 12:00 p.m. Visitors will be charged $5 for classes and $3 for open swims.
**Gentle fit registration is available to non-members on a seasonal basis for $50 per session (one class a week).
Non-member registration is only available for the 12:00 pm gentle fit classes only for $5 on Mondays and Wednesdays.
519-434-9115 ext. 246