Stay and Play Guide

  1. COVID-19 Update: Jan. 18, 2022

    As of Jan. 20, 2022 , weight rooms at Poirier Sport & Leisure Complex and City Centre Aquatic Complex will reopen to the public with pre-registered time blocks, distancing and capacity limits in place. Masks are required for all staff and patrons when not exercising. Registration will be open 48 hours in advance. Group fitness offerings will be evaluated over the coming days and adapted as necessary based on new requirements. At this time, both Glen Pine and Pinetree weight rooms will remain closed due to spacing requirements. 

    The City of Coquitlam operates within the requirements set out by the Provincial Health Officer and all current public health orders are followed including proof of vaccination requirements and mask mandates. For specifics on when and where vaccinations are required for City programs, visit the COVID-19 web page.

Child & Youth Holiday Activities


Early Years Adult Participation Holiday Activities (0 – 5 yrs)

  • Little Creators: Happy Holidays 
  • Holiday Story Time & Craft 
  • Holiday Arts & Crafts
  • Holiday Treats 
  • Time for Tots
  • Baby & Me Playtime

To register for an adult participation holiday activity, click here.

Child Holiday Activities (5 – 11 yrs)

  • Holiday Treats
  • Holiday Arts & Crafts

To register for a children's holiday activity, click here.

Youth Holiday Activities (11 – 14 yrs)

  • Youth Gingerbread House Making 

To register for a youth holiday activity, click here


Family Holiday Activities

  • Grandparent and Me Sing-a-Long
  • The Grinch Event
  • Holiday Movie: A Christmas Story
  • Holiday Movie: Home Alone
  • Holiday Cheer at Pinetree
  • The Day before Christmas (1 yrs +)
  • Breakfast with Santa (6 months +)

To register for a family holiday activity, click here


Adult Holiday Activities 


Group Activity (50+)

  • Holiday Movies Marathon

To register for an adult group activity click here, then select category 'Adult Activity Groups Arts, Crafts, Social & Culture' to view.

Crafts & Hobbies (19+)

  • Holiday Ornament Workshop
  • Holiday Cards
  • Holiday Grinch Tree
  • Watercolour Holiday Cards
  • Holiday Gift Bags and Tags Workshop
  • Holiday Wreath Making Workshop
  • Holiday Ornament Painting
  • Holiday Painting Workshop
  • Holiday Canvas Painting Workshop
  • Holiday Plank Painting Workshop

To register for an adult craft and hobbies activity, click here

Special Events (19+)

  • Holiday Lunch at Dogwood
  • Holiday Cheers Concert
  • Holiday Paint and Pasta Night

To register for an adult special event, click here

Lifelong Learning (19+)

  • Turkey 101
  • Holiday Baking Workshop

To register for an adult lifelong learning activity, click here


All Ages Drop-in Activities

If crafts and movies aren’t your thing, Coquitlam’s recreation facilities will be open over the December break for drop-in swimming, skating and sports. Schedules are subject to change without notice, so please call the recreation facility ahead of time if you have questions. 

As per the Provincial Health Officer update on Dec. 21, 2021, all weight room access and group fitness is suspended until Jan. 18, 2022.