Christine Sinclair Community Centre

Please excuse the mess as we undergo renovations to improve our guest experience. The new front desk reception area will be open on July 15. The new fine arts studio is now complete and will be officially open in September. Renovations will begin to create a seating area where reception was previously located.

New child care centre now open at Christine Sinclair Community Centre

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Weight rooms and fitness studios–a great addition to our Burnaby Lake sports and recreation hub

Our newest centre adds state-of-the-art fitness amenities to our busy Burnaby Lake "sports central" hub of sports fields and ice arenas. Christine Sinclair Community Centre is located across the street from the Bill Copeland Sports Centre. 

Visitor information and hours


Do you have a toddler and looking for something fun to do? Join us for Tiny Tikes! 

Together with your child, explore and play with a wide variety of toys. Your kids can enjoy ride-on toys, climbers, soccer, basketball and floor hockey. 

Tiny Tikes details: 

  • children 1-5 years (no charge)
  • children must be accompanied by at least one participating adult ($1.90 + tax per adult or Be Active Pass accepted)
  • pre mobile infants are welcome if they are in a stroller or a snuggly 
  • drop-in only (first come first served up to a maximum of 60 people total)
  • Drop in payments begin 30 minutes prior to activity start time 
  • schedule subject to change (not available on statutory holidays)
  • New! Adapted Tiny Tikes! This playgroup is designed for families with multi-sensory needs, and includes sensory items and specially trained staff for support in a smaller space. 

Effective July 1-September 1

  • Friday, 9:30-10:30 am
  • Saturday, 8:45-10:15 am
  • Adapted Tiny Tikes: Monday, 2-3 pm


Browse fall activities and add favourites to your Wish List. Registration will open at 10 am for Burnaby residents on the following dates:

  • August 12: Recreation activities (excluding skating lessons)
  • August 13: Arts and heritage activities

General registration for everyone will be open August 16 for recreation, arts and heritage activities.

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Facility features

This extra large gym is large enough for regular floor programs and competitions with seating for spectators.

A variety of equipment located on two floors. 

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The sauna and steam room is located on the lower level in the weight room across from the change rooms. 

Hours: Closes 30 minutes earlier than weight room hours.

Come work out and improve your fitness in our brand new cycle and TRX® studio on the second floor. Get your heart pumping in this amazing space while enjoy a great view at the same time.  

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Stop for a quick bite or refreshments at the Bastion Café on the main level of the community centre. With tables and seating for 20, Bastion is a conveniently casual spot for a delicious light breakfast, lunch or coffee break.

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Christine Sinclair Community Centre is now home to a beautifully renovated fine arts studio dedicated to visual arts and ceramics classes. Operated by the Shadbolt Centre for the Arts, this expansion enriches our cultural programming and invites the community to explore their creativity in this brand-new specialized space.

Visitor Information

Christine Sinclair Community Centre

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3713 Kensington Avenue
Burnaby BC Canada
V5B 0A7

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Monday - Friday: 6:00 am-10:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday: 7:00 am-9:00 pm


Last paid admission 30 minutes before closing. Everyone must promptly exit the building at facility closing time. 

Front desk inquiries:

[email protected]

Gymnasium rental:
[email protected]

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