Bennetto Community Centre

450 Hughson Street North

VICTORIA DAY (MONDAY MAY 22nd) We will be open for the following programs:

Senior Swim
Youth Gym
Family Gym
Lengths Swim
Teen Gym (13-17yrs)
Public Swim

On Friday May 26, 2017, we will be hosting our last FREE monthly movie night before the summer break. Come join us to watch the SING on the gym wall at 6pm. Thanks to all that came out and enjoyed the movies, hope to see you again soon!


Want a refreshing summer time activity for your kids? Swim lessons are available all summer long. Contact your local community centre and ask about their summer swim lessons and registration information before June 12th.  

Welcome Inn Community Centre

April is volunteer appreciation month, and we want to say a huge thank you to all of the people who give of their time at Welcome Inn and New Horizons. Over 350 people volunteer each year – that’s 18,000 hours given to our community here in the North End. The hours that you spend sorting clothes, stocking shelves, visiting seniors, cooking meals, working in the food bank, answering phones, cleaning, driving, fixing, and mentoring kids & youth are the heart of Welcome Inn. We hope you can join us for our Volunteer Appreciation Breakfast on April 29th. RSVP to your program coordinator. Thank you for all that you do!


Good Food Box: Pick up April 19: 2-5pm at Welcome Inn
Food Access Program – Mon, Wed, Fri – 11:30- 2:00pm
Teen Lead Drop In – Wednesdays at 6pm
Seniors Lunch – Tuesdays at noon Sat. May 6 – annual seedling swap!
Easter Closures: Friday April 14, Monday April 17

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New Horizons- Thrift, Vintage & Collectible Store
520 James Street North 905-529-6891
Monday – Saturday 10am – 5pm

We are LOVIN’ SPRING at New Horizons!! Come and wander down James St North to find all kinds of things that will help you forget about our long, hard winter. New Horizons has lots of gardening supplies, spring decorations, rubber boots, spring shirts, jackets, shoes….and much more We whole heartedly believe that it’s time to bring the colour back! Our volunteers will be happy to serve you and help you find what you need to kick off spring properly!!

Volunteering at Welcome Inn It’s SPRING!!!!

The perfect time to try something new. Looking for ways to connect with your community….or build your resume…..or just get out of the house and enjoy some fresh air? We have lots of ways for you to volunteer and get involved in the Welcome Inn Community. New Horizons Thrift Store (520 James St North) is looking for Team Leaders, and a variety of other positions including: Receivers, Sorters and people to price donations. Gardening. Assisting people to access healthy food at our food bank. Cooking. Serving lunch to seniors & washing dishes on Tuesday’s. Mentoring children at our After School Club. Counselling kids at Welcome Inn Day Camp in July. Driving our Cube Truck to do food pick up’s. No experience necessary. We provide all the training and support on-site. Connect with Ruth to get the conversation started.