Archived Notices

February 19, 2019
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Online Registration will be unavailable 5:30pm-5:45pm on Wednesday, February 20th while system upgrades are applied.  These upgrades will improve user experience. Your patience during this time is appreciated.  To register during this time, please... Read More
February 11, 2019
The Esquimalt Recreation Centre and Archie Browning Sports Centre are OPEN and will remain open during this extreme weather event provided the facilities have power (link: BC Hydro website). Drop-in program schedules will be maintained in real-time... Read More
February 1, 2019
What are your children doing on Friday, February 15th during the Professional Development Day for teachers? Children ages 7 years+ are permitted to drop in for swimming, skating or even both! How about an hour on the ice, followed by 1.5 hours in... Read More
December 18, 2018
The 60 Day Challenge is back and better than ever! Start 2019 investing in your health and wellness as our team of Personal Trainers provide support and expert guidance.  Our 60 Day Challenge Program includes: pre and post fitness testing (and weigh... Read More
December 14, 2018
The Esquimalt Recreation Centre will remain open with holidays hours in effect: December 24th: 5:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. December 25: 1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. $2 Admissions December 26th: 5:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. (Regular hours in effect) December 31st: 5... Read More
December 5, 2018
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Filming of a new Hallmark movie will be taking place at Esquimalt's Gorge Park on Monday, December 10th from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Vehicles associated with the filming will arrive in the park beginning on Friday, December 7th at noon. Vehicles will... Read More
December 3, 2018
We invited your submissions and here is a list to start your holiday light tour in Esquimalt! Support your neighbours' holiday spirit; enjoy the tour! Please be respectful and do not park in driveways. We also hear that the entire street of ... Read More
December 2, 2018
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The Esquimalt Celebration of Lights Parade featuring numerous lighted trucks and floats, and marching participants takes place on Sunday, December 2nd. The parade begins at 5:00 p.m. and travels down Esquimalt Road from Canteen Road to the Archie... Read More
November 30, 2018
Food Drive
Starting December 2nd during Celebration of Lights, Esquimalt Parks & Recreation will be supporting efforts to stock local food banks, specifically resources distributed through the Rainbow Kitchen and Esquimalt Neighbourhood House. Donations... Read More
November 27, 2018
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We're proud to offer dozens of opportunities to try several of our registered programs January 6th-21st! If you are wondering if the program is exactly what you are looking for or how it fits into your schedule, this is your chance to have those... Read More