G.H. Dawe Drop In Adult and Preschool Activities

Check out our new interactive Drop-In Activities calendar in our Activities Search and Registration tool to find drop-in parent and tot times at the G.H. Dawe Centre.

Be sure to also check out the swimming pool drop in schedule on our Printable Drop In Schedules page to see all of the public swimming drop in times.

Be sure to visit the Holiday Hours and Facility Closures page for the facility that you plan to attend to make sure there are no closures or holiday hours in effect:

What you need to know before you come


  • Our pools require a ratio of one supervisor 16+ years old for no more than three children under eight years old.
  • For safety purposes the supervisor must remain within arm's reach of the children in and out of the water.
  • All children under three years old are required to wear a waterproof pant over a swim diaper.


  • Children under the age of eight require the direct supervision of a person 16+ years old.
  • Skate rentals are not available.
  • Helmets are strongly recommended.

Two ways to pay for the day

Pay for a single day admission or use a facility pass or card. Check out our Facility Admission Fees & Pass Prices for all of the admission options.