- by Jessica
Covid Bulletin #82
Dear Valued WWC Members,
Strict new public health orders to close restaurants, bars, patios, gyms, fitness centres, museums and day camps as well as restrict retail capacity will come into effect on Sunday to help slow the spread of COVID-19 and reduce the strain on the health-care system.
The following additional public health order restrictions will be in effect on Sunday, May 9 at 12:01 a.m. for a period of three weeks:
• outdoor gatherings that include people from multiple households are limited to a maximum of five people;
• restaurants, bars and patios will close to in-person dining but can still provide take-out and delivery services;
• gyms and fitness centres will close;
• casinos remain closed and VLTs will close;
• museums, galleries and libraries will close;
• indoor community, cultural and religious gatherings are prohibited;
• personal services such as estheticians, barbers, salons and tanning salons will close;
• indoor sports and recreation, including after-school activities, will close;
• outdoor sports and recreation activities will have a maximum of five participants and organized team games will not be permitted;
• dance, theatre and music schools will close;
• day camps will close;
• retail stores, markets and garden centres will be able to open at 10 per cent capacity, to a maximum of 100 people, and malls will be open to a maximum of 10 per cent of the facility’s capacity;
• self-help gatherings will have a maximum of 10 participants.
This is very unfortunate news as our members have been so respectful in following the rules and regulations put in place by our Province coupled with our team providing a safe and clean environment for our members.
We appreciate your patience as we navigate this closure once again. Stay healthy, stay safe and remember, we are all in this together.
Your WWC Management Team and Board of Directors
- by Elliott Beals
Adult programs are held on Thursdays at 7:00 pm. This is for adult players looking to improve their game with on court coaching from the Badminton Professional here at the Club. The cost is $10.00 per person and there may be a minimal shuttle fee!
The new restrictions that started on April 28th, 2021 does not affect singles and doubles for badminton! We do ask that you please continue to wear your masks at all times and follow proper court booking procedures! Thank you for doing your part and helping keep all of our staff and members safe!
- by Jessica Barsky
We hope you have a wonderful day!
MAY LONG WEEKEND
The Junior Lounge & Babysitting Centre will be closed on Saturday, May 22nd to Monday, May 24th.
We will reopen with regular hours on Tuesday, May 25th!
UPDATED BABYSITTING CENTRE HOURS
Monday - Friday
9:30 am - 10:15 am
10:30 am - 11:45 am
12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
1:30 pm - 2:45 pm
3:00 pm - 4:15 pm
8:30 am - 9:15 am
9:30 am - 10:45 am
11:00 am - 12:15 pm
Book with our Front Desk for one time slot per day, or multiple, up to one week in advance!
JR LOUNGE AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM HOURS
We are open Monday to Friday 3:45 pm - 6:45 pm!
Book in with the Front Desk for your visit up to a one week in advance!
JUNIOR & FAMILY ZOOM CLASSES SCHEDULE
Monday, May 10th
4:00 pm - Gym Class
Tuesday, May 11th
11:30 am - Crafty Corner: Paper Plate Rocking Snail
Wednesday, May 12th
4:00 pm - Paint With Jessica: Lightning Storm
Thursday, May 13th
11:30 am - Crafty Corner: Tulip Garden Fork Painting
Friday, May 14th
4:00 pm - Crafty Corner: Blossoming Spring Tree
WHAT ARE OUR CLASSES?
Here is a summary of what activites we will be doing at our Zoom events! If you are interested in any of these classes, please contact Jessica Barsky for all of the Zoom codes!
This class is filled with different craft projects that will use minimal or basic craft supplies. Don’t have a supply? No problem, I am sure we have a modification idea for you! Suitable for all ages. Parental help may be needed depending on age and crafting experience!
PAINT WITH JESSICA
This class will explore art using different types of paint and styles of paintings. Classes are between level 1 - 4 with 1 being beginner and 4 being the most challenging painting projects.
These classes will have a wide variety of different DIY projects for kids who are ready to begin adventuring beyond traditional crafting!
These classes will have a wide variety of different DIY projects with our more experienced crafters who want to adventure beyond the construction paper crafting! Some of these projects will be challenging. Suitable for all ages including teens and adults.
With so much uncertainty this past year, it can be challenging looking ahead and making plans. But we are making our plans to help you have an amazing summer! Your child will have so much fun meeting new friends while doing some cool art projects, playing gym games and participating in Badminton and Tennis! Lunch is also included!
Registration is open for our Junior Recreation Summer Day Camp which is taking place each week of summer break from July 5th to September 3rd. Due to limited capacity restrictions, registration is currently open for members only and will open to non-members on June 1st, 2021 at 8:00 am! Register with our Front Desk to save a spot!
Member Cost: $225 + GST ( $180 + GST for 4 day camp week August 3rd - 6th )
Non-Member Cost: $250 + GST ( Registration Opens June 1st at 8:00 am ) ( $200 + GST for 4 day camp week August 3rd - 6th )
July 5th - 9th
July 12th - 16th
July 19th - 23rd
July 26th - 30th
August 3rd - 6th (4-day camp)
August 9th - 13th
August 16th - 20th
August 23rd - 27th
August 30th - September 3rd
Drop off 8:30 am - 9:00am
Camp 9:00 am - 4:00 pm (Lunch 11:30 am)
Pick Up 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
HERE ARE THE DAY CAMP HEALTH AND SAFETY MEASURES THAT WILL BE REQUIRED FOR CHILDREN ATTENDING CAMPS
-Staff are to use a screening tool to assess their health before coming into work.
-Staff are to have their temperature checked & sanitize their hands upon entry to the facility.
-Staff are to use face masks while in program with your child(ren).
-Children are to have their temperature checked upon entry to the program. Parents will be asked screening questions regarding their children’s health. No children with symptoms will be allowed to attend.
-Children are to hand wash/sanitize their hands upon entry.
-Children will hand wash/sanitize their hands after every activity, game, or art project.
-Children will hand wash before and after any lunch breaks and bathroom breaks.
-There will be limited shared equipment. Activity equipment will be thoroughly cleaned and sanitized before and after each use, using the appropriate cleaning products and procedures.
-Physical distancing is to be maintained throughout the program’s activities.
-Groups will be limited in number.
-High-touch areas will be frequently wiped down throughout the day.
-Lunch is served in individual packaging from our Ice Cafe using safe practices- remember to let us know about any allergies!
- by Jessica Barsky
You are so amazing and appreciated!
NO SKILLS & DRILLS MAY LONG WEEKEND
There are no Junior or Adult Skills & Drills sessions taking place on Monday, May 24th.
MAY LONG WEEKEND MEMBER ICE
There are many opportunities to get on the ice as a member of the Club. During the May long weekend, there are even more chances to skate! Remember to check the ice schedule online and book your visit up to 2 days in advance with the Front Desk.
ARENA OPEN IN JUNE
Keep cool this June! After not being open for much of the year, our arena will not be closing this June for our regular annual maintenance.
SKILLS & DRILLS IN JUNE
Our adult Skills & Drill program will be continuing through the month of June. Come out in full equipment for this adult hockey practice!
Mondays 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesdays 6:45 am - 7:45 am
Thursdays 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
- by Jeff Mitchell
We are into the second week of the new health orders and we'd just like to say thank you to everyone for doing their part!
9 FEET FOR NOW
One of the changes that came in last week was that all gym users must now maintain 3 metres or 9 feet distance between each other while in the WWC fitness facility. This relates to the whole fitness facility and includes all fitness classes.
FITNESS PROGRAMMING MAX CAPACITY CHANGES
Due to the new physical distancing restrictions there will be an impact on some of our classes and their max capacity. Please see the new max capacities for all our in person fitness classes below.
- Mondays at 9:30am with Aimee are now 6 people max.
- Mondays at 6:00pm with Rich are now 8 people max.
-Tuesdays at 9:30am with Ruth are now 6 people max.
-Tuesdays at 6:00pm with Philip are now 6 people max.
- Wednesdays at 9:30am with Caitlin are now 5 people max.
- Wednesdays at 6:00pm with Vince are now 8 peopel max.
- Thursdays at 9:30am with Meagan are now 8 people max.
- Thursdays at 10:45am with Laura are now 6 people max.
- Fridays at 6:30am with Caitlin are now 8 people max.
- Fridays at 9:30am with Caitlin are now 8 people max.