Need a place to chill? Come visit our youth centres at Pinetree Community Centre and Poirier Community Centre where we offer: group activities, social support and public information. Our centres have tons of fun activities including ping pong, Foosball, pool, video games and much more!
The Getaway Youth Centre
Located at Poirier Community Centre at 620 Poirier St.
Fall Hours of Operation - Starting Tuesday, Nov. 2
Tuesdays to Thursdays, 11:15 - 5 p.m. (14 to 18 yrs)
Fridays, 11:15 - 6:30 p.m. (14 to 18 yrs)
Saturdays, 10: 30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. (11 to 14 yrs)
Mondays and Sundays, Closed
The Landing Youth Centre
Located at Pinetree Community Centre, 1260 Pinetree Way. Please enter and exit through the Youth Centre.
Fall Hours of Operation
Mondays to Thursdays, 4:30 – 8:30 p.m. (13 to 18 yrs)
Fridays and Saturdays, 4:30 – 10 p.m. (11 to 18 yrs)
Youth Registered Programs
Please visit our registration page to see what new and exciting youth programs we will be offering this year!
Healthy Food Pilot Program
Under the City’s Corporate Partners program, Oppy, a Coquitlam-based company supporting food production and distribution throughout North America, will provide a variety of seasonal fresh produce each Wednesday for child and youth recreation programs at Pinetree and Poirier Community Centres. Learn more.
Leadership and volunteer opportunities are a great way to meet new people, gain valuable experience, have fun, and get involved in your community.
Coquitlam Youth Council
Have your voice heard and make a difference! Youth Council members provide feedback, ideas and suggestions on city-wide initiatives, programs and issues facing youth in Coquitlam. Open to Coquitlam residents in Grade 10 – 12.
We are currently accepting applications 2021/2022 Youth Council. If you are interested in joining us, email us with your name, school and grade to set up an interview via Zoom.
For more information, click here. Application process closes August 30, 2021.
Youth Action Aquatic Action Teams
Are you looking for an exciting leadership opportunity? Enjoy planning events? If so, Coquitlam Aquatics is looking for enthusiastic youth (ages 13 to 18) to take on projects planning special events in our pools and arenas. This six to eight week commitment involves weekly meetings and some additional time for planning.
Safety protocols are in place at all City facilities to ensure the safety of program participants and staff.
The Provincial Mask Mandate states that masks are mandatory for all people 5 years and older regardless of vaccination status. Specific to the community recreation setting, masks must be worn in common areas but may be removed during physical activity (sport and exercise).
The following individuals are exempt from mask wearing:
Children under 5
People who are unable to wear a mask due to psychological, behavioural or health condition, or a physical, cognitive or mental impairment