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Ping-Street---3-tile.jpg   Construction-Map---3-tile.jpg   Public Notices

Russell Avenue Community Centre

Address / Location

108 Russell Ave.

PLEASE NOTE: The Russell Avenue Community Centre will be closed from Monday, June 15 to Sunday, July 5 while the City of St. Catharines completes renovations at the facility.

Renovations

City programs and other community activities scheduled to take place at the Russell Avenue Community Centre during the renovations have either been cancelled or relocated to other facilities. The multipurpose room and meeting space are also unavailable during renovations

Programs and activities relocation schedule:

Lifestyle Fitness (Brenda Niles)

Monday to Friday 

St. Catharines Kiwanis Aquatics Centre 
Frantastic Beginnings 

Wednesdays 

Dunlop Drive Older Adult Centre 
The Church of St. Catharines 

Saturdays, Sundays 

Dunlop Drive Older Adult Centre 

Drop in table tennis 

Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays 

Cancelled 

Drop in Chi Gong Fridays Cancelled 
Miss Marti's Dance Class Mondays (last two classes) 

Cancelled 

Euchre 

Mondays, Fridays 

Port Weller Community Centre 

Line dancing 

Tuesdays, Fridays 

Port Weller Community Centre 

Bridge 

Wednesdays 

Port Weller Community Centre 

Bid euchre 

Wednesdays 

Port Weller Community Centre 

Bid euchre 

 Fridays 

Port Dalhousie Older Adult Centre 
Garden City Weightlifting Club Tuesdays, Thursdays, Sundays Training at a third-party location 

 

Description

Russell Avenue Community Centre is a two storey building with three meeting rooms of varying size. The facility is used extensively for preschool, child, youth and adult recreation programs, as well as assorted older adult programs. All meeting rooms are available to rent for meetings, social gatherings, birthday parties and general rentals.

Assembly Room

A 21-metre x 12-metre meeting space, excellent for social events, meetings, fitness classes and group gatherings. Tables, chairs, sound system and kitchen access are available for use with this rental space.

Meeting Room

A 6.6-metre x 16-metre meeting space, great for smaller events or group gatherings. Capacity of 50 to 75 people. The room includes tables and chairs.

Craft Room

A three-metre by six-metre foot meeting space suitable for small meetings or classes. Capacity of 15 to 20 people. The room includes tables and chairs and kitchen access.

Hours of Operation

Facility operating hours are dependant on program and rental schedules.

Russell Avenue Community Centre is closed on holidays

Functions

This Russell Avenue Community Centre plays host to recreation programs, social gathering, seniors' programs, birthday parties, meeting rooms and general rentals.  

Features

This centre is accessible and located on a transit route. It has air-conditioning, a kitchen, lighted parking lot, an automatic external defibrillator and licensed eligibility.

Looking for something different? Let the City help you organize a themed party inside the Port Weller Community Centre. Learn more about our themed birthday party packages.

Programs

Our community centres are used for registered programs only, and require participants to pre-register. A list of programs available at each centre is available inside the Leisure Guide and ePlay, our online program registration system

Fees

 2015 Community and Older Adults Centres Rates & Fees 

Large Gym/Hall Rental (Capacity of over 150) 

  • Port Weller Gymnasium
  • Russell Ave Assembly Room
  • Dunlop Drive Large Auditorium
  • West St. Catharines Main Hall
  • Jack Gatecliff Upstairs Lounge
  • Lockview Lounge museum
  • Laurence & Irene Locke Room - St. Catharines Kiwanis Aquatics Centre     

Per hour to a maximum charge of 8 hours per day
$39.15 (including tax)

Large Meeting Rooms (Capacity of 56-150)

  • Russell Avenue Meeting Room
  • Dunlop Drive Small Hall
  • Port Dalhousie Main Hall
  • Meridian Room - Seymour-Hannah Sports and Entertainment Centre
  • Jack Gatecliff Community Room
  • Burgoyne Room - St. Catharines Museum
  • Irene Locke Room - St. Catharines Kiwanis Aquatics Centre             

Per hour to a maximum charge of 8 hours per day
$27.90 (including tax)

Small Meeting Rooms (Capacity of 55 or less)

  • Dunlop Drive Craft Room
  • Port Weller Meeting Room
  • Russell Avenue Community Centre Craft Room
  • Meridian Room A or B - Seymour-Hannah Sports and Entertainment Centre
  • Laurence Locke Room -Kiwanis Aquatics Centre     

Per hour to a maximum charge of 8 hours per day
$18.10 (including tax)

Pre-school Play Room, Non-Profit and Community per hour
(includes one staff) $39.50

**INSURANCE CHARGED ON ALL ABOVE RENTALS**  

Policies & Procedures

View the City of St. Catharines Policies and Procedures for Community Centres

Diagrams & Images

There are currently no diagrams available for this facility.
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