Kensington Prairie Community Centre

Enjoy preschool and children’s programs at this award-winning community centre.

Operating Hours

The facility is open for registered activities.

Holiday Hours

Find more holiday hours at recreation facilities.


16824 - 32 Avenue Surrey, BC

Contact Info


Kensington Prairie Community Centre is run on a set of community partnerships and principles to improve access and services to families in Surrey. This facility focuses on early learning, healthy child development and community engagement all in a play-based environment. As part of our early learning focus, you'll find preschool programs and licensed childcare. 

Program disruptions or functional closures of facilities may occur if the minimum number of staff required to operate safely are not available to work. Some drop-in activities require reservations. Your patience and understanding are appreciated.

Semiahmoo Family Place

Semiahmoo Family Place is a non-profit family resource centre offering a child-centered, safe and fun place for young children to play together while their parents or caregivers have the opportunity to network, support and learn from each other and the facilitators.

  • Drop-in Schedule: Monday to Friday at 9:30am to 12:30pm
  • Baby Place Drop-in Schedule: Tuesday to Thursday at 12pm to 2pm
  • Active Saturdays Drop-in Schedule: Saturdays 9:30am to 12:30pm (Sept-June, except long weekends)

Early Years Centre

Kensington Prairie Community Centre is now home to the South Surrey/White Rock Early Years Centre. Our licensed childcare is inspired by the Reggio Emilia approach. The Children's Centre at our facility is operated by Alexandra Neighbourhood House and offers care to infants, toddlers and children ages 3 to 5. For more information on the Children's Centre, contact Alexandra Neighbourhood House at 604-535-0015 or

The formative years are the most critical to your child's development. We know that families require many different kinds of supports to raise healthy and resilient children. The South Surrey/White Rock Early Years Centre can help families in the community to connect, gain local resources, and thrive.

Some of the services offered include:

  • Parent Education Programs
  • Referral and access to heath services such as immunizations, health and developmental screening
  • Child care programs and information
  • Referrals to social supports
  • Family drop-in programs and information
  • Free resource package

Nature Preschool Programs at Redwood Park

Provide your child ages 3 to 5 years with the opportunity to engage in active play, nature arts and exploration. The nature preschool program takes place outdoors and is fully supervised by certified Early Childhood Education staff.

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Facility Features

There is one gymnasium at this facility.

We offer both licensed preschool programs and licensed child care.

Learn about our preschool programs for more information.