Family Day activities and service changes

Posted On Saturday February 16, 2019

NEW ADDITION: Join us at the Benson Centre Field House for Zumba with Jasmine and Adele! Monday, February 18 from 11 a.m. to 12 noon. Cost is $10 for adults, $5 for children.


Happy Family Day from City of Cornwall Council and staff!

On Monday, February 18, municipal offices will be closed.

Garbage and recycling collection will be delayed by a day. If your collection is typically on a Monday, it will be on Tuesday this week, and so on and so forth. The landfill is closed on February 18.

Cornwall Transit will not be operating on Family Day, and Transit offices are closed.

The Civic Complex will be open for walkers and joggers from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. (except during the Colts game). On February 18, the Cornwall Colts take on Smiths Falls in the Ed Lumley Arena at 2 p.m.

Big Ben Ski Centre will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Skiers and snowboarders of all ages can benefit from discounted tickets – just $5 on Family Day!

Weather-permitting, residents are encouraged to enjoy outdoor rinks throughout the City (click here for more information).

The Aquatic Centre will be open for a leisure swim from 2 p.m. to 3:25 p.m. (Swim fees range from $4.85 for adults to $4.02 for accessibility.) Swimming lessons are cancelled. Office hours are from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The Benson Centre will be open - the schedule is as follows:

  • Senior Skating: 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. (free)
  • Public Skating: 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. (free)
  • Walking/jogging in Fieldhouse (free)

The Cornwall Public Library will be open from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. The following special events will be taking place:

  • 10 a.m.: Toddler Adventures
  • 11 a.m.: Black History Month - Dance and Percussion
  • 2 p.m.: Family Cinema: Christopher Robin
  • 2:30 p.m.: Family Tree Craft (registration required)

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