Here’s a snapshot of what’s open and closed in Waterloo Region this holiday season. Make sure to check up on reduced hours at some of these facilities.
Region of Waterloo
Grand River Transit will be operating on a holiday schedule: http://www.grt.ca/en/routesschedules/holidayservice.asp
Region of Waterloo International Airport will be operating on a normal schedule.
Waterloo Region Museum will be closed on Dec. 25, 26 and Jan. 1.
There will be no waste collection on Dec. 25 and Jan. 1. Residents with waste collection Wednesdays, Thursdays or Fridays will have collection pushed back one day. See details here: http://www.regionofwaterloo.ca/en/aboutTheEnvironment/waste2.asp
Cambridge and Waterloo small vehicle transfer stations for residential waste drop off will be closed on Dec. 25, 26, Jan. 1.
Regional Daycare Centres and Home Child Care will be closed on Dec. 25, 26, 27, 30, 31, Jan. 1.
City of Cambridge
Cambridge City Hall Administration Offices will be closed from Dec. 25 to Jan. 1.
All arenas will be closed from Dec. 25 to Jan. 1, except for the Family New Year’s Eve Party on Dec. 31 at Hespeler Arena.
All Cambridge Public Libraries will be closed on Dec. 25, 26 and Jan. 1.
City of Kitchener
City hall offices will be closed until Jan. 2, except for Dec. 30 and the morning of Dec. 31.
All community arenas are closed Dec. 25, 26, 31 and Jan. 1. The Aud and Activa Sportsxplex will be open until noon on Dec. 31.
For public skating schedules, see: kitchener.ca/skatingschedule
All City of Kitchener pools and community centres will be closed Dec. 25, 26 and Jan. 1. Be sure to check individual community centres for reduced hours the rest of the week.
Kitchener Public Library locations are closed until Dec. 27, and will close again at from 1 p.m. on Dec. 31 until Jan. 2.
City of Waterloo
All City of Waterloo facilities (including all community centres and recreation complexes) will be closed on Dec. 25, 26 and Jan. 1.
Waterloo Public Libraries will be closed on Dec. 25, 26, 29, and Jan. 1.
Fairview Park Mall, Conestoga Mall and Cambridge Centre Mall are closed Dec. 25 and Jan. 1.
LCBO stores and The Beer Store locations will be closed Dec. 25, 26 and Jan. 1.