Archived Notices

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
February 7, 2020
Updated March 2, 2020: Thank you to the nearly 100 participants who voted in our poll. You selected WONDER PARK as the movie to kick-off spring break!  Original post: On Saturday, March 14th we'll be hosting a community movie in the Esquimalt... Read More
January 31, 2020
We're looking for teens who want to gain job skills for future employment opportunities. Our Youth Leadership Program (steps 1 & 2) will be running over spring break. Step 1: Have you ever wanted to work at the Esquimalt Rec Centre? The Youth... Read More
January 29, 2020
What are your children doing on Friday, February 14th 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
January 11, 2020
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With snow in the forecast, here's what you need to know about Esquimalt Parks & Recreation programs, parks and facilities during inclement weather events. Recreation Facilities Provided the facilities have power (BC Hydro website) and BC Transit... Read More