Archived Notices

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
December 6, 2019
Update, 7:00 a.m. Wednesday, December 11, 2019 - We have experienced a technical issue this morning and as a result, swim lesson registration will open at 9am online, in-person and by phone. We apologize for any inconvenience. Your understanding is... Read More
December 5, 2019
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Improvements being made to facility to maximize usable floor space. Construction in the Wellness Centre at the Esquimalt Recreation Centre will take place being Monday, December 9th. The construction will involve removing the existing wellness... Read More
November 25, 2019
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The Esquimalt Celebration of Lights Parade featuring numerous lighted trucks and floats, and marching participants takes place on Sunday, December 8th. The parade begins at 5:00 p.m. and travels down Esquimalt Road from Canteen Road to the Archie... Read More