North Preston Community Centre

North Preston Community Centre

North Preston Community Centre (NPCC) services North Preston and its surrounding communities.

Community Engagement Opportunities

Our survey is now closed. Thanks to everyone who took the time to join the conversation about the North Preston Community Centre either through the survey or at one of the in-person sessions.


44 Simmonds Rd
North Preston, NS
B2Z 1A3


Monday to Friday: 8:30 a.m.–9:00 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

The fitness centre is open:

View the fitness centre hours

Contact Information

Phone: 902.462.4161
Fax: 902.462.4370

Transit Routes

61, 161 - Under 5 min. walk

View route schedules

Facility Description

North Preston Community Centre has:

  • board room
  • fitness centre
  • kitchen facilities
  • six bathrooms
  • change rooms
  • multi-purpose room
  • pottery studio
  • gymnasium
  • recording studio
  • computer lab
  • games room

Programs Offered

Visit to see upcoming programs in the area of North Preston and surrounding communities.

Free Equipment Available

• Nordic walking poles
• snowshoes

Room Rental Fees

North Preston Community Centre Room Rental Fees

Fees listed are per hour + HST. Fees in effect: April 1, 2024-March 31, 2025
Gymnasiums Classification Adult Youth -
Gymnasiums Classification Adult Youth -
Gymnasium Gymnasium - Class B $35.11 $28.09 -
Rooms Classification Adult Youth Community
Boardroom Room - Class C $20.81 $10.40 $10.40
Music Studio Room - Class D $10.40 $5.20 $5.20
Craft Room Room - Class B $26.01 $13.01 $13.01
Multipurpose Room Room - Class A $31.21 $15.61 $15.61
Kitchen Room - Class C $20.81 $10.40 $10.40
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.