Grand River Area Scout House

Scout House

The Grand River Area Scout House is located at 844 Frederick St., Kitchener. It is available to Scouting Groups and for use by non-profit organizations. There are various meeting rooms and a large meeting hall.

Bookings can be made on-line here. Fees are established on the basis of size of group, equipment needed and length of use.

NameDescription½ Day
Day RateWeekend Rate
Mackenzie King30' X 30' room on 2nd Floor. Has white board, television, cd player, table & chairs to accommodate 50 people.$60$110$150
Library15' X 20' room on 2nd Floor. Can be set up in boardroom style or theatre style…accommodate 12 people.$50$95$125
Upper Room12' X 25' room on 3rd Floor with window. Can accommodate 10 people.$25$40$50
Room A12' X 20' room on 1st Floor. Setup is board room style. Can accommodate 10 people.$20$40$50
Room BNOT CURRENTLY AVAILABLE. (12' X 12' room on 1st Floor, Can accommodate 6 people.)$15$25$30


  • Fees for use of rented facilities will be waived for Scouting youth program activities.
  • A deposit is required at time facility is booked. The deposit amount is the lesser of ½ the rental rate or $25.
  • The balance of the rental fee is due either at the time the facility key is picked up or, when a key is not required, on the day prior to use.
  • There will be no cancellation fee for bookings cancelled more than 6 weeks before the beginning of the period booked.
  • If a booking is cancelled less than 6 weeks prior to the beginning of the rental period a cancellation fee equal to the deposit will be assessed.
  • If a booking is cancelled less than 6 days prior to the beginning of the rental period the whole fee will be due and payable subject to rebate if the room can be re-rented.
  • Special use of the facility, for example, week long use of a room is subject to an agreed upon rate.
  • Waiving or partial waiving of fees, for example for a visit by Her Majesty The Queen may be negotiated with the Grand River Area Scouthouse Support Committee.

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Last updated: April 28, 2011.