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COVID Restrictions in Place for Recreation

 Updates applicable as of January 10, 2022

Important Closure Notice

On December 22, 2021, several recreation facilities were closed to assist with staffing capacity at vaccination clinics and to protect essential services impacted by expected staff illness and potential isolation/quarantine periods.

Additionally, beginning January 5, 2022 at 12:01 am, as part of the Reopening Ontario Act, All Recreation Centres, Senior Centres/Clubs, Arenas, Community Halls (including tennis and bocce clubs) are closed.

Facilities are closed to the public, with staff monitoring phone and email during regular business hours (Monday to Friday, 8:30am-4:30pm). For recreation inquiries, please contact the general line at 905-546-3747 or [email protected]

All registered programs are cancelled for the full winter session scheduled to begin Monday, January 10, 2022 and refunds as credit on account will be processed automatically.

Refunds or requests for course withdrawals will be processed in accordance with standard procedures. www.hamilton.ca/recrefunds

Passes will continue to remain active and valid for facilities and drop in programming still operating. Visit www.hamilton.ca/dropin for open facilities and schedules.  

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Return to Recreation for Vulnerable Populations
In general, the risk for severe illness from COVID-19 increases with age. Those above age 65 years of age, those with compromised immune systems and/or underlying medical conditions are most at risk. Knowing the facts about COVID-19 and how to prevent it can reduce the spread of infection to you and the people around you. Please visit www.hamilton.ca/coronavirus to learn more about prevention and precautions for older adults and individuals with weakened immune systems.

Policies & Usage Guidelines

Some Rules Have Changed! Review the following before arriving at a facility:

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