St. Catharines Kiwanis Aquatics Centre
The St. Catharines Kiwanis Aquatics Centre features a double pool design to accommodate the needs of aquatics participants of all ages and abilities. A 7,000 square foot branch of the St. Catharines Public Library is included at this facilitiy.
A 25-metre, eight-lane, rectangular pool accommodates lane swimming, recreational swimming and lessons for intermediate to advanced swimmers.
An irregular-shaped leisure pool with spray features and water warmed to 90°F accommodates the needs of older adults, children and family recreational activity, therapeutic classes and lessons for children and infants.
Barrier free access for persons with disabilities, including ramp entry to pools
On-deck and off-deck viewing for parents and guardians
Spacious male, female and family change rooms
Community rooms for rentals and programming space
Silver certification under the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) rating system