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Posted Thursday, September 01, 2022

Due to some unexpected maintenance, Ed Newland pool will be closed for the remainder of Thursday, Sept. 1. We apologize for the inconvience. 


Posted Wednesday, August 17, 2022

The Maple Grove Dog Park will be temporarily closed for grounds maintenance on Friday, Aug 19th from 7:00 am until 11:00 am. It is anticipated the work may be completed sooner and if so, the dog park will reopen immediately upon completing the work. The closure is for the safety of your pets. We apologize for the short term interruption and ask that you respect the posted closure until the work is done.


Posted Wednesday, August 03, 2022

Update: As of 4:30 p.m. the pool is now open for regular programming. Thank you for your understanding.
W.G. Johnson pool is currently closed to mechanical issues, we hope to reopen at 4:30 p.m., please stay tuned for updated information about programming. View  swim schedules  to join us at another pool!
All Wednesday morning swimming programs will be credited for the missed class.


Posted Tuesday, June 07, 2022

Due to the consistent heavy rains and heavily saturated ground conditions, all ball diamonds will unfortunately be closed for this evening. Conditions have not allowed for any maintenance or grooming equipment to access the fields. Jacob Hespeler #3 natural turf field will also be closed for this evening. Users must keep off all closed fields to avoid any injuries and to prevent causing any long term field damage.


Posted Tuesday, March 01, 2022

John Dolson and W.G. Johnson pools will be closed for scheduled maintenance on the dates noted below. Programs planned to operate during the closure times will be cancelled and participants refunded.
We apologize for any inconvenience.
John Dolson pool closure
Friday, March 4, from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.  
W.G. Johnson pool closure
Friday, March 11, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Visit swim schedules for more on programs available.