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Holiday schedule

Your municipal departments are open during the holiday season:

 

Aquatic Centre

The Aquatic Centre will be closed from December 24 to 26, inclusively, as well as from December 31 to January 2, inclusively. For the rest of the holiday season, Aquatic Centre activities will run according to the regular schedule.

Family swims have been added during the following hours:

  • December 27, 28 and 29
  • January 3, 4 and 5
  • 50-metre pool – 6 lanes: Thursday, from 2 to 4 p.m.
  • 25-yard pool: Wednesday and Friday, from 2 to 4 p.m.

 

Bob-Birnie Arena

The Bob-Birnie Arena will be closed on December 24, 25, 26 and 31 and January 1 and 2.

Public skating will take place according to the following schedule during the holiday season:

  • December 23: from 7 to 8:20 p.m.
  • December 27 and 28: from 11 a.m. to 1:50 p.m.
  • December 29: from 11 a.m. to 1:50 p.m. and from 7 to 8:20 p.m.
  • December 30: from 7 to 8:20 p.m.
  • January 3 and 4: from 11 a.m. to 1:50 p.m.
  • January 5: from 11 a.m. to 1:50 p.m. and from 7 to 8:20 p.m.
  • January 6: from 7 to 8:20 p.m.

The arena will be open for public hockey according to the following schedule during the holiday season:

  • December 27, 28 and 29
  • January 3, 4 and 5
  • From 1 to 2:20 p.m. (age 12 and under)
  • From 2:30 to 3:50 p.m. (age 13+)

 

Outdoor skating rinks

From December 22 to January 2 inclusively, opening hours for the chalets are:

  • December 27, 28 and 29 : 2 to 10 p.m.
  • December 30 : 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.

The status of ice surfaces depends on weather conditions.

The status of the skating rinks will be available starting January 3, 2018.

The list of outdoor skating rinks can be found  at the following link: Outdoor skating rinks

 

Library

The Central Library and the Valois Branch will be closed December 24, 25 and 26, and from December 31 to January 2, inclusively. From December 27 to 30, the libraries will be open according to the regular schedule.

 

Stewart Hall Cultural Centre

The Cultural Centre and the Art Gallery will be closed from December 24 to 26, inclusively, as well as from December 31 to January 2. For the rest of the holiday season, the regular schedule will be in effect.

 

Collections

The collection on Monday, December 25 has been moved up to Saturday, December 23, and the collection on Monday, January 1 has been moved up to Saturday, December 30.

There will be a special natural Christmas tree collection on Wednesday, January 10, between 7 a.m. and 6 p.m.

For more information, see the Winter Collections Calendar.

 

Inspection – Public Security

The Inspection – Public Security (IPS) Department is open at all times (24/7).

 

City Hall, Public Works, Recreation

City Hall and all of the departments it contains will be closed from December 22 to January 2, inclusively. The same applies to the Parks and Recreation Building, located at 94 Douglas-Shand Avenue.

 

Happy Holidays!