Childcare Schedule

Play Care Schedule
Your child can spend time with our friendly staff while you workout!


Monday to Friday:
8:45am - Noon.

Closed for the summer.



Please Note:

  • Punch Passes are available at our Front Desk for convenient payment.
  • Limited Space - first come, first serve.
  • Maximum visit = 2 hours.
  • Parents MUST remain in the Stadium.
  • Childcare will be closed on Monday, August 1st & Monday, September 5th.
  • We no longer offer childcare evening hours.

Weather Related Cancellations

Friday, March 11th

 Our Childcare andPlay and Splash program will be cancelled this morning. All other programs and services are on as scheduled.

Saturday, March 5th

Update - Saturday, March 5th - Swimming lessons, first aid, and the water safety course are now cancelled for the day. Dance classes and gymnastics are cancelled and the 9am RIP class is cancelled as well. The fitness centre is open as scheduled. The pool will open at 1pm. All other programs and services are on as scheduled at the moment. Check back for updates on further cancellations..

Tuesday, February 9th

The Stadium will delay opening until 1:00pm. The pool will open at 3:30pm and lessons will be on as scheduled. Programs and services are on as scheduled.

Monday, February 8th

The stadium will be closing at 3pm today. All programs and services will be cancelled after this time. All RecZone programs are cancelled for the day. We will update the status for Tuesday morning tonight at 8:30pm.

Saturday, January 30th

The Stadium will open as usual. All programs and services are on as scheduled.

Friday, January 29th

Please note that the building will close at 6pm today. Programs and services until 6pm will go ahead as scheduled. Lessons starting at 6pm and after are cancelled. This includes all areas of the facility. We will update tonight around 8:00pm if there are any changes to tomorrow morning!

Wednesday, January 13th:

The stadium will open to the public at 11:30am today due to the weather. The pool will open at Noon.

Wednesday, December 30th: 

Please note that we will delay opening the Stadium until 7:30am to give time for snow removal.  The pool will open at 8:00am.

Tuesday, December 29th

All programs and services will close at 5:00pm today due to the weather. This includes the Fitness Centre. Please note that the rink will remain open for rental groups.

Natal Day Schedule

Please note that all services will run as scheduled on Saturday, July 30th and Sunday July 31st. 

Monday, August 1st

  • The Fitness Centre will be open regular hours.
  • The pool will be closed for the full day. All classes and scheduled public swims are cancelled. This is a GREAT time to get outdoors and enjoy the local beaches, lakes, and splash pads!
  • There will be no morning fitness and Cycle Zone classes. All evening classes will run as scheduled.
  • The Public Skate will run as scheduled.
  • Childcare will be closed.
  • Our Front Desk Reception on the Pool side entrance will be open from 3:00pm - 7:30pm. If you need assistance, please visit the Front Desk Reception located in the Fitness Centre.

Red Cross Swim Pre-School

Registration for Fall 2016 starts Monday, August 29th!


All Preschool Lessons are $58.00 10 classes!

Starts: July 5th

Classes require a minimum of 3 swimmers to run. Any classes with less than 3 swimmers may be cancelled on the week before the start date of the program. Registration and class transfers ends on May 1st. There will be no lessons on Monday, May 23rd.

Starfish 1 (4 to12 months) - Parents learn how to recognize when their child is choking and the children are introduced to basic arm and leg movements.
Duck 1 (12 to 24 months) - Parents are shown how to respond if their child is choking. Children are introduced to floats and glides.
Sea Turtle (24 months to 36 months) - While learning basic swimming skills,children work towards becoming independent of their parent or caregiver. PREREQUISITE: 2 years of age. Children must be 3 feet tall in order to stand comfortably.
Sea Otter (3 to 5 years) - This is the first level for children 3 - 5 years old without a parent in the water. Children learn how to float and glide with assistance and go under water without goggles. PREREQUISITE: 3 years of age. Children must be 3 feet tall in order to stand comfortably.
Salamander (3 to 5 yrs) - Children learn how to float, jump-in, and swim on their own. PREREQUISITE: COMPLETED SEA OTTER.
Sunfish (3 to 5 yrs) - Children work on doing glides by themselves, swimming 5 meters, and are introduced to deep water. PREREQUISITE: COMPLETED SALAMANDER
Crocodile (3 to 5 yrs) - Children work on swimming in deep water,learn dolphin kick, and progressions for front crawl. PREREQUISITE: COMPLETED SUNFISH
Whale (3 to 5 yrs)- Children continue to work on skills in deep water and are taught basic front crawl. PREREQUISITE: COMPLETED CROCODILE

*Please note for Sea Otter and above that your child is ready to participate without a parent in the water.

**We cannot pre-arrange male, female, or specific instructor requests.

Register for Summer 2016 Swim Lessons!

CLICK HERE to view the Summer 2016 Schedule. - Lessons begin July 5th

Click here to view our Program & Facility policies.

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