Norman Pinky Lewis Recreation Centre

Holiday Closures
February 10, 2016 - 10:41am

Family Day Monday, February 15 - What's Open & What's Closed

All City of Hamilton administrative offices will be closed on Family Day, Monday, February 15

  • For emergencies involving roads, water mains, sewer systems, public health and safety issues, please call 905-546-2489.

Green Cart, Recycling and Garbage Collection

  • There will be no green cart, blue box, bulk waste, yard waste, or garbage pick-up on Monday, February 15.
  • Your pick-up will be one day later if it falls on or after the holiday.
  • Waste must be at the curb by 7 am.

To view your collection schedule, visit www.hamilton.ca/waste.
Community Recycling Centres and Transfer Stations will be closed on Monday, February 15.

HSR Bus Schedules

  • The HSR will be operating on a Sunday/Holiday schedule on Monday, February 15.
  • Call HSR information at 905-527-4441 for more details.

ATS-DARTS

  • DARTS will be operating holiday service hours on Monday, February 15.
  • All subscription trips on DARTS, with the exception of dialysis, are cancelled for Monday, February 15.
  • If passengers need to travel on this day, they must make an advance reservation to do so.

ATS customer service will be closed on Monday, February 15.

Recreation

Hamilton Civic Museums

  • Dundurn National Historic Site, Whitehern Historic House & Garden, Battlefield House Museum & Park, Hamilton Museum of Steam & Technology will all be open on Family Day from 12 noon to 4 pm.  
  • The Children’s Museum will also be open from 11 am to 4 pm.
  • Hamilton Civic Museums will present special Family Day programming.
  • Fieldcote Memorial Park & Museum and Griffin House will be closed.

Tourism Hamilton Visitor Information Centre

Hamilton Farmers' Market

The Farmers' Market hours are as follows:

  • Saturday, February 13 - 7 am to 5 pm
  • Sunday, February 14 - Closed
  • Monday, February 15 - Closed
  • Tuesday, February 16 - 8 am to 6 pm

Hamilton Public Library

  • All Hamilton Public Library locations, except Central Library and Turner Park Branch, will be closed on Monday, February 15 for the Family Day holiday.
  • Central Library and Turner Park Branch will be open from 1 to 5 pm, offering regular library services plus a range of family-friendly programs.
  • Regular hours will resume on Tuesday, February 16 for all library locations. Please visit www.hpl.ca for more information.

Public Health Services

For Public Health matters concerning:

  • Reports of suspected reportable diseases and food poisoning, call 905-546-2063
  • Reports of environmental spills, fires or other events that may be a health hazard or safety issue, call 905-546-2489
  • Reports of rabies animal exposures, call 905-546-2489
  • Safe Water Program issues that may be a health hazard, call 905-546-2489 or visit www.hamilton.ca/safewater

Ontario Works

  • All Ontario Works offices will be closed on Monday, February 15, and will reopen Tuesday, February 16 at 8:30 am.
  • The Employment Resource Centre located at 181 Main St. West (Career Development Centre) will be closed on Monday, February 15. It will be open to assist you with any employment service needs on Tuesday, February 16 at 8:30 am.

Animal Services

  • The Animal Services Shelter will be closed on Sunday, February 14 and Monday, February 15.
  • For 24-hour Animal Services emergency issues, please call: 905-574-3433 or visit www.hamilton.ca/animalservices

Property Tax Payments

  • During the holiday, you may submit your property tax payment into a drop box at the rear doors of City Hall, 71 Main Street West or at one of our Municipal Service Centres.
  • All Municipal Service Centres will be closed on Monday, February 15, and will reopen on Tuesday, February 16. Please note that the deadline for the first installment of the 2016 interim tax bills, for those not paying through a monthly pre-authorized payment plan or through their mortgage company, is on February 29, 2016.

Municipal Service Centre locations:

Payments may also be made anytime by mail to:

The City of Hamilton
c/o Tax Department
71 Main Street West
Hamilton, Ontario, L8P 4Y5

Parking Tickets

Payment of parking violations can be made by mail to the pre-printed address indicated on the parking tag or dropped off into the drop box at the nearest Municipal Service Centre or Taxation Division (noted above). The Hamilton Municipal Parking System office at 80 Main St. West, at Summers Lane, also accepts payments for parking violations at its drop box.

Traffic Violations

Schedule Notice


  • Special schedule on Monday, February 15 for Family Day:

Location: 192 Wentworth St. North, Hamilton
Ward: 3
Phone: 905-546-3122
Email: recreation@hamilton.ca


Sports & gym schedules

Adult Basketball

For patrons ages 18+ years.

Dates & Times

January 11 to March 13
Tuesday, 8:15 to 9:30 pm
Saturday, 9 to 10:45 am


Youth Basketball

For patrons ages 6 to 12 years.

Dates & Times

January 11 to March 13
Wednesday, 7 to 8 pm - Free
Thursday, 7 to 8 pm - Free


Teen Basketball

For patrons ages 13 to 17 years.

Dates & Times

January 4 to March 13
Monday, 8:45 to 9:30 pm - Free
Wednesday, 8:45 to 9:30 pm - Free
Thursday, 8:15 to 9:30 pm - Free


Child Soccer

For patrons ages 6 to 8 years.

Dates & Times

January 11 to March 13
Saturday, 1:30 to 3 pm - Free


Youth Soccer

For patrons ages 9 to 12 years.

Dates & Times

January 11 to March 13
Saturday, 3:15 to 4:45 pm - Free


Open gym

For patrons of all ages. Children under 7 years of age must be accompanied by a parent/guardian (18+).

An unstructured gym time open to specific ages. Gym equipment will be made available if attendance warrants safe usage. Gym is supervised, but no structured programming is provided.

Dates & Times

January 4 to March 13
Monday, 6:15 to 7 pm - Free
Sunday, 2 to 4 pm


Family gym

Families only. Open to parents or guardians (18+), and children of all ages.

An unstructured gym time open to families. Gym equipment will be made available if attendance warrants safe usage. Gym is supervised, but no structured programming is provided.

Dates & Times

January 10 to March 13
Sunday, 1 to 2 pm


Sports mix: Open gym

For patrons of all ages. Children under 7 years of age must be accompanied by a parent/guardian (18+).

Dates & Times

January 4 to March 13
Tuesday, 6:15 to 7:45 pm - Free


Open computers

For patrons of all ages. Children under 7 years of age must be accompanied by a parent/guardian (18+).

Dates & Times

January 4 to March 13
Monday, 5:15 to 7:30 pm
Tuesday, 5:15 to 7:30 pm
Wednesday, 5:15 to 7:30 pm
Thursday, 5:15 to 7:30 pm
Friday, 5:15 to 7:30 pm


Adult computers

For patrons ages 18+ years.

Dates & Times

January 4 to March 13
Wednesday, 7:30 to 9 pm


Knitters club

For patrons of all ages.

Dates & Times

January 11 to March 13
Tuesday, 9 am to 12 noon - Free


Swim schedules
Public swim

A recreational swim for patrons of all ages. Pools may be partitioned to safely accommodate aquatic activities.

Dates & Times

January 11 to March 13
Monday, 7:30 to 8:30 pm
Monday 3 to 4 pm - Free
Tuesday, 7:30 to 8:15 pm
Thursday, 7:30 to 8:30 pm
Friday, 3 to 4 pm - Free
Friday, 7 to 8 pm
Saturday, 2 to 4 pm
Sunday, 1 to 2:30 pm


Family swim

A recreational swim encouraging family fun. Open to parents or guardians (18+), and children of all ages.

Dates & Times

January 4 to March 13
Monday, 6:30 to 7:30 pm
Tuesday, 6:30 to 7:30 pm
Wednesday, 6:45 to 7:45 pm
Friday, 6 to 7 pm
Saturday, 5:30 to 7 pm
Sunday, 2:30 to 4 pm

  • Hot pool is open during Family swim

Adult swim

A recreational swim open to patrons 18 years of age or older. Check with your local facility for diving board availability.

Dates & Times

January 4 to March 13
Monday, 11:30 am to 12:30 pm
Monday, 8:30 to 9:30 pm
Tuesday, 11:45 am to 12:30 pm
Wednesday, 11:30 am to 12:30 pm
Wednesday, 8:30 to 9:30 pm
Thursday, 11:45 to 12:30 pm
Thursday, 8:30 to 9:30 pm
Friday, 11:30 am to 12:30 pm
Saturday, 1 to 2 pm
Sunday, 12 noon to 1 pm

  • Hot pool is open during Adult swim

Senior swim

A recreational swim emphasizing fun, fitness and relaxation. Open to patrons 55 years of age or older.

Dates & Times

January 4 to March 13
Tuesday, 1:15 to 2 pm
Thursday, 1:15 to 2 pm
Friday, 1:15 to 2 pm

  • Hot pool is open during Senior swim

Adult lane swim

An endurance based lane swim for patrons 18 years of age or older. Pools may be partitioned to accommodate slow, medium and fast swimmers.

Dates & Times

January 4 to March 13
Monday, 12:30 to 1:30 pm
Tuesday, 11:15 to 11:45 am
Wednesday, 10:30 to 11:30 am
Thursday, 11:15 to 11:45 am
Sunday, 11 am to 12 noon


Adapted swim

A recreational swim for individuals with special needs. Support staff and personal assistants are welcome at no additional cost.

Dates & Times

January 4 to March 13
Tuesday, 10 to 11 am
Thursday, 10 to 11 am

  • Hot pool is open during Adapted swim

Waterfit

A medium intensity, endurance based workout for patrons 12 years of age and older. Aimed at improving cardiovascular health and muscular strength. Offers simple choreography and the opportunity for increased intensity.

Dates & Times

January 4 to March 13
Tuesday, 12:30 to 1:15 pm
Wednesday, 7:45 to 8:30 pm
Thursday, 12:30 to 1:15 pm
Friday, 12:30 to 1:15 pm



Facility amenities: Medium accessibility

  • parking
  • automatic doors
  • service counter
  • accessible washroom
  • pool
  • diving board
  • viewing area
  • warm teach pool
  • chair lift
  • two activity rooms
  • free Wi-Fi