Archived Notices

July 15, 2020
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As we continue to safely re-open recreation facilities in a gradual, phased approach while aligning with BC's Restart Plan and in coordination with guiding agencies such as British Columbia Parks and Recreation Association and viaSport Return to... Read More
June 1, 2020
Camps will be proceeding, with more details to come. Staff are working with health authorities to adapt camp programming to ensure the safety of participants and staff. Detailed camp protocols will be posted to the website and distributed to all... Read More
May 25, 2020
By appointment only and with modified practices in place to ensure your health and safety. While the Esquimalt Recreation Centre remains closed to the public as plans are put in place to re-open the recreation facilities, the Lab Health Physio... Read More
April 30, 2020
What started as a legacy project from Esquimalt’s 2012 Centennial year is blossoming into an online celebration of colour and community. Bloomin’ Beautiful was established as a means for residents and businesses to showcase the pride they have in... Read More
April 21, 2020
Get to know our instructors and partners, and have some fun participating in classes & activities from home. Virtual Recreation has been launched during the 2020 COVID-19 Pandemic but is something we hope to keep going. Click on an image (button... Read More
March 11, 2020
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The Michael Dunahee Keep the Hope Alive 5K will be taking place Sunday, March 22, 2020. Please note that short term road closures will be in effect 9:45 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. along the course route.  Please use cation in the area as an estimated 250... Read More
March 6, 2020
Summer camp registration will open online on Wednesday, March 11th. In person/phone in registration will open on Wednesday, March 18th. Please note that due to the exceptionally high volume of registrations that will be taking place on March 11th... Read More
March 2, 2020
Update, April 2, 2020: Every year the Buccaneer Days Committee, along with the community, look forward to this treasured community celebration. The Buccaneer Days Committee recognizes that it is not possible to proceed safely with this event given... Read More
February 18, 2020
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Update, March 18, 2020 Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, the Community Volunteer Income Tax Program has been cancelled for the 2019 tax season.  The CRA has extended its deadlines for both filing and payment of 2019 income tax.  For more information,... Read More
February 10, 2020
Thanks to your valuable feedback, we will be trying something new for spring swim lesson registration. Registration for spring swim lessons will open: online at 7:00 a.m. on Wednesday, March 4th and in person/phone in registration through the... Read More