North Preston Community Centre

North Preston Community Centre

North Preston Community Centre (NPCC) services North Preston and its surrounding communities.

Community Engagement Opportunities

Our survey is now closed. Thanks to everyone who took the time to join the conversation about the North Preston Community Centre either through the survey or at one of the in-person sessions.


44 Simmonds Rd
North Preston, NS
B2Z 1A3


      Monday to Friday: 8:30 a.m.–9:00 p.m.
      Saturday: 9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

      The fitness centre is open:

      View the fitness centre hours

      Contact Information

      Phone: 902.462.4161
      Fax: 902.462.4370

      Transit Routes

      61, 161 - Under 5 min. walk

      View route schedules

      Facility Description

      North Preston Community Centre has:

      • board room
      • fitness centre
      • kitchen facilities
      • six bathrooms
      • change rooms
      • multi-purpose room
      • pottery studio
      • gymnasium
      • recording studio
      • computer lab
      • games room

      Programs Offered

      Visit to see upcoming programs in the area of North Preston and surrounding communities.

      Free Equipment Available

      • Nordic walking poles
      • snowshoes

      Room Rental Fees

      North Preston Community Centre Room Rental Fees

      Fees listed are per hour + HST. Fees in effect: April 1, 2023-March 31, 2024
      Gymnasiums Classification Adult Youth -
      Gymnasiums Classification Adult Youth -
      Gymnasium Gymnasium - Class B $33.75 $27.00 -
      Rooms Classification Adult Youth Community
      Boardroom Room - Class C $20.40 $10.20 $10.20
      Music Studio Room - Class D $10.20 $5.10 $5.10
      Craft Room Room - Class B $25.50 $12.75 $12.75
      Multipurpose Room Room - Class A $30.60 $15.30 $15.30
      Kitchen Room - Class C $20.40 $10.20 $10.20
      Information on User Group Categories

      Youth Rates: Individuals up to and including 18 years of age. An affiliated youth sports team A sports team, 90% of whose players are 18 years of age or younger

      Corporate Rates: Users who are renting on behalf of a for-profit business or entity

      Community Rates: Non-profit Co-operatives Non-profit Societies Registered Charitable Organizations  & Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association

      Adult Rates: Individuals who are 19 years of age or older University, college, or post-secondary educational institution teams/groups

      How to Book

      Before you apply for a Recreation Centre rental, download and complete a facility rental request form.

      One-time bookings: For a one-time booking (birthday party, meeting, wedding, tournament, special event), contact the recreation centre directly with the completed form.

      Recurring bookings: For seasonal recurring bookings, email a completed application form to the booking contact person indicated on the Recurring Rental Contact List Chart.