Youth Centres

Youth Week 2021

Coquitlam youth can sign up now for more than 20 free and safe in-person activities taking place during Youth Week May 1 to 7.

Free contests, games, arts and crafts, sports drop-ins, wellness activities, swimming, skating and more are planned, with COVID-19 protocols in place. Click here for details and registration links. 

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

Temporary Location: 644 Poirier St.

Hours of Operation

  • Monday to Friday, 3 – 8 p.m. (14 to 18 yrs)
  • Saturday, 10: 30 a.m. – 2 p.m. (11 to 14 yrs)

The Landing Youth Centre 

Located at Pinetree Community Centre, 1260 Pinetree Way. Please enter and exit through the Youth Centre.

Hours of Operation

  • Tuesday to Thursday, 3 – 7:30 p.m. (13 to 18 yrs)
  • Friday and Saturday, 3:30 – 9:15 p.m. (13 to 18 yrs)
    • Preteens (11 - 13) are welcome Friday, 5:30 –  7 p.m. and  Saturday,3:30 – 5 p.m.  Pre-registration is required.

Youth Registered Programs

Please visit our registration page to see what new and exciting youth programs we will be offering this year! 

Leadership Opportunities

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. 

Recruitment for 2021/2022 will begin August 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.

If you are eager, creative and proactive, join us! Email City Centre Aquatic Complex or email Poirier Sport & Leisure Complex.

Volunteer Opportunities

View a list of Volunteer Opportunities.