Findlay Community Centre

Front entrance of the Findlay Centre

The Findlay Community Centre services Dartmouth and its surrounding communities. 


26 Elliot Street
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia


  • September - June
    Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. -9:00 p.m. Weekends 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • July - August
    Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. - 7 p.m., Weekends 8:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Contact information 

Phone: 902.490.4728
Fax: 902.490.4742

Transit Routes

54, 55, 62 - 5 min. walk
5 - under 10 min. walk

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    Facility Description

    The Findlay Community Centre has:

      • one meeting room
      • kitchen facilities
      • fitness centre
      • male and female washrooms with shower facilities  
      • four program rooms
      • pottery studio
      • small gymnasium
      • horseshoe pits
      • playground
      • community garden

          Fitness Centre Memberships

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          View Fitness Centre Equipment

          Programs offered

          Visit to see upcoming programs in Dartmouth and surrounding communities

          Free Equipment Available 

          • snowshoes

          Room Rental Fees

            Findlay Community Centre Room Rental Fees

            Fees listed are per hour + HST, Fees in effect: April 1, 2023-March 31, 2024
            Rooms Classification Adult Youth Community
            Rooms Classification Adult Youth Community
            Gymnasium Gymnasium - Class D $33.15 $17.34 N/A
            Boardroom Room - Class C $20.40 $10.20 $10.20
            Multipurpose Room Room - Class A $30.60 $15.30 $15.30
            Room 101 Room - Class B $25.50 $12.75 $12.75
            Arts and Crafts Room Room Class A $30.60 $15.30 $15.30
            Information on User Group Categories

            Youth Rates: Individuals up to and including 18 years of age. An affiliated youth sports team A sports team, 90% of whose players are 18 years of age or younger

            Corporate Rates: Users who are renting on behalf of a for-profit business or entity

            Community Rates: Non-profit Co-operatives Non-profit Societies Registered Charitable Organizations  & Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association

            Adult Rates: Individuals who are 19 years of age or older University, college, or post-secondary educational institution teams/groups

            How to Book 

            Before you apply for a Recreation Centre rental, download and complete a facility rental request form.

            One-time bookings: For a one-time booking (birthday party, meeting, wedding, tournament, special event), contact the recreation centre directly with the completed form.

            Recurring bookings: For seasonal recurring bookings, email a completed application form to the booking contact person indicated on the Recurring Rental Contact List Chart.