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West Side Community Centre & Outdoor Recreation Facilities

Located In New Glasgow
Where To Find Us
181 Lavinia St
New Glasgow, NS
Areas Served New Glasgow
Social Media Facebook
Phone 902-752-6554
Contact Rentals; Email:
Alternate Contact Summer Programming; Email:
Mailing Address c/o West Side Community Centre 
PO Box 411 
New Glasgow, NS B2H 5E5
Description & Services
Information Community Centre Amenities: 
- Newly renovated building 
- Men's & women's washroom, unisex wheelchair accessible washroom 
- Upgraded kitchen facilities, including new range, microwave 
- Sound system with microphone and mp3 player hook up 
- DVD player, projector, and screen available for movies or presentations  
- Air conditioning/Heat Pump System  
- 20 Tables and 120 chairs  
- Free Wi-fi Internet  
Outdoor Amenities: 
- Playground (2 Play structures with slides, Swings) 
- Tennis Courts (Regulation Size with Ramp, Lights, Seating for 30) 
- Green Space & Community Garden 
- Outdoor Courts and Nets (Summer Ball Hockey) 
- Outdoor Ice Rink (Winter Hockey, Skating, Broomball) 
- Basketball Hoops 
- Outdoor Fitness/Exercise Equipment (7 Stations) 
- Day Camps that include Day Trips (Summer) 
- After School Programs 
- Winter Carnival (January) 
- Leagues and Tournaments  
- Dances and other Social Events 
This facility is ideal for birthday parties, meetings, reunions, and other community events. Please contact to book your hall rental today!  
Accessibility Fully Wheelchair Accessible
Special Information
Established 1960
Tags After School Programs ; Ball / Floor Hockey ; Basketball Court ; Figure/Ice Skating ; Highland Connect ; Playground ; Recreation Categories ; Rinks (Outdoor) ; Social Gatherings ; Tennis Courts