FHCA

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Address

Forest Heights
Community Centre
1700 Queens Blvd
Kitchener, ON
N2N 3L6

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Office Hours

Hours vary depending on programming and time of year.

Please call ahead to confirm.
(519)-741-2621


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Programs

Programs

We offer programming in three sessions (Fall, Winter, Spring) from September to June, and limited courses in the Summer. We also offer low-cost (and free) Drop-In programs for all age groups. Pre-registration may be necessary for some Drop-In programs.

newsletter

The Newsletter is distributed three times a year (and a Summer one when running)

It contains letters from the Board and the City Councillors, as well as information on upcoming FHCA events, programs, and the course codes needed to register for programs.

Click here to download the Winter 2018 newsletter and program offerings.


Active Net is now active!

The City of Kitchener's new online registration portal, Active Net, is now available. If you have registered using WEBreg during the last three years, and if you have an email address, you should already exist in Active Net.

Follow the instructions here to set up your account on Active Net.


Winter 2018 Program Registration starts November 21 @ 8:30 am.


How to Register for Programs

You can register safely and easily online, using the City of Kitchener's Active Net portal.

To register online, you will need:

  • Course codes (available online, in our Newsletter, or in Active Kitchener)
  • Internet access
  • Credit with a valid expiry date (Visa, Master Card, American Express)

If you have no Internet connection, or to pay in cash, drop by any City of Kitchener Community Centre. City staff will be happy to assist.


Forms

Informed Consent / Waiver Form

Please submit the completed form to the Forest Heights Community Centre front desk before the first class.


Sessions and Dates

Forest Heights Community Association Inc offers regular programs and activities throughout the fall, winter, and spring. As of 2015, the FHCA offered two adult Yoga courses in the summer.

The FHCA newsletter is delivered to homes in the Forest Heights, Forest Hill, and surrounding area three times a year. The Active Kitchener is delivered to all homes in the City of Kitchener four times a year.

Information for the upcoming session is available on this web site and WEBreg at the same time as the door-to-door delivery.

The following chart shows when program information is available for each session.

Session Dates Program Info Registration Starts

Fall

Sept to Dec

August

August

Winter

Jan to March

November

November

Spring

April to June

February

March

Summer

July to August

May/June

May/June


Disability / Special Needs

If you or your child has a disability or special need and requires accommodation to participate in programs, one-to-one assistance may be available. Please call 1-866-969-9994 or 519-741-2229(TTY) for more information.


Refund Policy

Refunds must be requested before the third class unless due to extenuating circumstances, in which case, the request must be approved by the program supervisor. Refunds will be prorated and an administration fee of 20 per cent of the full program cost will be applied to all refunds. No administration fee will apply if the customer requests a credit prior to the third class taking place; credits will be prorated based on the number of remaining classes. A 20 per cent administration fee will be applied to refunds for customer account credits.


Transfer Policy

Requests to transfer programs must be made prior to the third class taking place and will be based on program availability. Transfers after the third class must be approved at the program supervisor's discretion.


Weather Cancellations

Inclement Weather Policy - New Changes (Spring 2016)
If the centre is closed, all programs are cancelled for the entire day. Programs are no longer cancelled automatically due to school closures. Check your local radio stations or visit www.kitchener.ca for updates. Classes cancelled due to inclement weather will be rescheduled if possible.