Aquatic Programs

Notice February 7, 2023: The Main Pool is currently running cool at 77F, where typically its at 80-81F. The Main Pool and Warm Water Pool remain open for lane and leisure swim at this time.

The Centennial Aquatic Centre offers various programs outlined by Lifesaving Society standards. We offer public swims, Aquafit, lane swims, Learn to Swim lessons, Lifesaving Leadership courses and First Aid & Standard CPR.

Drop-In Swim Programming

Pre-registration for drop-in programs is currently not required.  Please note that "Family Swim" times on the schedule are designated for families only.  This includes Guardians/parents + children.  No adult swimming available during these Family Swim times.

At this time, the Centennial Aquatics Centre will remain closed on Sundays due to staff availability.   

Swim Schedule February 6th - 11th

Swim Schedule February 13th - 18th


Swim Lessons

Registration Information:

Winter Swim Lesson Information

Winter Swim Lesson Registration is now closed.  Stayed tuned for Spring Lesson Information coming in March.  Mark March 27th at 7 a.m. on your calendar for registration day!  The Spring Lesson Session will run from April 18th - June 10th.

If you do not have a recreation account, please set that up now by clicking the "Program Registrations - Create Your New Account button".   

Program Registrations - Create Your New Account

Swim lessons are scheduled seasonally, typically consisting of 1 session a week for 8 weeks. Fall programming typically begins in October, Winter programming in January, Spring programming in late April/early May and summer programming in July and August. Registration dates will be posted to the website once details are available.

TIP:  Lessons fill up quickly!  Be sure to create your account or update your login credentials so that you are prepared to register for swim lessons when registration opens.  

Participant Report Cards:

Your child's instructor will provide the participant number on the final day of class and let you know when report cards will be available.  If you don't know what your participant number is you can reach out to our customer service team to provide it to you at Your child's participant number will stay the same from session to session.

Advanced/Leadership Aquatics

Stay tuned for information on upcoming leadership courses this Spring.  



Picture of the Centennial Aquatic Centre, 451 Third Street, Collingwood, ON