Your Guide to Active Community Living

Winter 2020

City Services & Leisure Guide is available now. 

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Program Registration starts
November 26 for Aquatics and
November 28 for all others including camps

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Swimming Lessons & Programs for all ages

Includes: group, semi-private & private lessons, aquatic leadership courses, teen, adult and aquafit program


Registered Fitness Programs

Includes: group classes, pre/post natal and small group training

Adult 55+ Fitness Programs

Includes: group classes and small group training

More Group Fitness Classes (members/dropin) can be found in the CHDRC Information Brochure 

Recreation Programs and Workshops

Arts & creative, dance, active, sports and special interest choices:

Preschool 0 - 6 yrs

Children 4 - 12 yrs

Teen 13 - 18 yrs

Adult and Adult 55+


2020 PA Day Camps & Winter Break Camp (Dec 30 - Jan 3)

March Break Camps (Mar 16 - 20)

Chestnut Hill Developments Recreation Complex

Information Brochure

Includes: Health Club information, membership, services, and fitness classes

Child Supervision

Includes: Supervision hours, information,  options, and PA day fun

CHDRC Courts

Includes: Handball, Racquetball, Squash, Tennis, information and lessons

Winter Specials at CHDRC

2020 Biggest Winner Weight Loss Challenge

City Services


City of Pickering Council

City Services

Includes: Customer Care, City Services information & Contact Directory

Facility Rentals

Includes:Children's Parties, Arena, Pool, Banquet Halls and Meeting Rooms

Volunteer Opportunities

Pickering Public Library

Public Skating

2019/2020 Skate Schedule

Public Swimming 

Winter Swim Schedule (effective Jan 6)

March Break Public Swim (Mar 16 - 22)

Recreation Services

Friday Night Fun Programs

Pre-teen Dances

Free Teen Stuff

Adult 55+ Social Clubs

City of Pickering Arts Studio



Pickering Museum Village

Destination Pickering: Upcoming City events

Nominate someone you know: 
2019 Civic Awards and 
Senior of the Year Award

2020 Winter Advertisers

Durham Region Health - alcohol
Durham Region Health - concussions
Durham Region Health - children's services
Durham Region Health - prenatal services
Durham Taekwondo
Ontario Power Generation
Pickering Swim Club
Planet Gymnastics
Reidmount Discovery School

Program Registration


with Activenet

In Person

Chestnut Hill Developments Recreation Complex 
(Formerly Pickering Rec Complex)

1867 Valley Farm Road

Monday to Friday, 6:00 am - 11:00 pm

Saturday and Sunday, 7:00 am - 9:00 pm

Accepted methods of payment:

Cash, cheque, MasterCard, Visa, Interac

By Mail, Drop-off or Fax

Mail In
Chestnut Hill Developments Recreation Complex
1867 Valley Farm Road
Pickering, ON L1V 3Y7

24 hr drop-box
Pickering Civic Complex
Central Tower
(outside, between City Hall and the Library)
One The Esplanade
Pickering, ON L1V 6K7

Fax to 905.831.9370
MasterCard & Visa only

Fall Registration Forms and information download/print version


Contact Program Registration at 905.420.4621 or

Paper copies of the guide can be picked up at the following locations:

Community Centres
Chestnut Hill Developments Recreation Complex
(formerly Pickering Recreation Complex)
1867 Valley Farm Road
George Ashe Community Centre 470 Kingston Road
East Shore CC 910 Liverpool Road
Dr Nelson Tomlinson CC 494 Old Brock Road, Claremont
Don Beer Arena 940 Dillingham Road
Pickering City Hall One The Esplanade 

 Library Locations

Central Library One The Esplanade
George Ashe Library Branch 470 Kingston Road
Claremont Library Branch 494 Old Brock Road
Pickering City Hall One The Esplanade
Pickering Museum Village 2365 Concession Rd 6, Greenwood