Update: The Lewis Centre and The LINC are open. The Skatepark & Basketball Court are closed
December 17, 2014
Update Wednesday, December 17: The Lewis Centre is OPEN for all regular operations and The LINC Youth Centre is OPEN today from 3 - 8 pm with one exception. The Indoor Skatepark at The LINC remains CLOSED for at least a few more days and the Outdoor Basketball Court is also CLOSED. We will update you as soon as those areas can reopen.
Update Tuesday, December 16: The Lewis Centre is OPEN for all regular operations but The LINC will remain CLOSED today. The LINC will reopen tomorrow, Wednesday, December 17, with regular hours, with the exception of the indoor skatepark and basketball courts; those areas require some additional cleanup and will remain closed for now. We will update you as soon as those areas can reopen.
Update Friday, December 12, 10:30 am:
The Lewis Centre is OPEN for all regular operations including the Wellness Centre, squash, programs and registration. The Lewis Centre parking lot is also open. Please note that the Special Needs Winter Wonderland Dance scheduled for today is cancelled due to the Boil Water Advisory.
The LINC Youth Centre requires a bit more work and will be CLOSED through the weekend to Tuesday. Please check for updates on Monday.
Lewis Park is CLOSED to the public until further notice. Simms Park is open.
Update, Thursday December 11, 3:25 pm: While the Lewis Centre has reopened, please note that Lewis Park is CLOSED to the public until further notice. The gates at the Lewis Park entrance (by the totem poles) are closed, along with the gates under the 5th Street Bridge that connects to Simms Park. Simms Park is open. The Lewis Centre main parking lot is open.
Thursday, December 11, 1:00 pm: With the flood threat diminishing, the Courtenay Recreation Lewis Centre will re-open at 3:00 pm today.
Susan Murphy, manager of recreation services, advises that people will be able to use the Wellness Centre, play squash and visit the office. However, please note that all programs scheduled today at the Lewis Centre are cancelled.
Normal operations at the Lewis Centre resume tomorrow (Friday, December 12) with all scheduled programs running with one exception. The Special Needs Winter Wonderland Dance scheduled for tomorrow will be cancelled due to the Boil Water Advisory.
The LINC Youth Centre will require a bit more work and will be closed today and tomorrow. Stay tuned for further updates.
For information: 250-338-1000 or 250-338-5371