Summer 2021 Leisure Guide is available to view!

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The 2021 Summer Leisure Guide is available to view online! Please click here to view. Featuring summer swim lessons, full day and half day summer camps and programs, kayaking, sailing and biking.. all to bring the most fun to your summer! Registration is available MAY 3 at 8:00 am via your online customer portal or […]

Support the Museum, adopt an artefact!

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Adopting an artefact at the Alberni Valley Museum is a fun and easy way to show your appreciation of Port Alberni’s history, cultural heritage, connect with your favourite object, and support the Museum! Your tax-deductible contribution will help us preserve our collection, while also helping to support other Museum activities including exhibits, programs and school […]

Aquatic Centre Hours of Operation Change Jan 2021

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After careful review of the Aquatic Centre participant attendance trends since re-opening in October 2020, the City has made the decision to modify the hours of operation for the Pool and Fitness Studio. The revised schedule begins Wednesday, January 27th and will remain in effect until Fall 2021, following our annual maintenance shutdown. We will […]

Plexfit at the Multiplex is back!

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We are excited to bring back Plexfit at the AV Multiplex! Pre-book your walking spot at the Multiplex at or via your online customer portal! One-hour time slots are available Monday to Friday from 9am to 2pm. All sessions are free and must be pre-registered. We are unable to accommodate walk-ins at this time. COVID screening will be […]

How do I register for drop-in swim, gym or skate sessions?

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Navigating software online can be challenging. We’ve put together a “how-to” for those wanting to register and sign up from home, and we’re hoping this will help make things much easier to participate in recreation programming and drop in fun! Please visit  

Parks Recreation & Heritage Update – October 2020

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The City’s Parks, Recreation & Heritage Department is responsible for developing, maintaining and operating Port Alberni’s parks and recreation facilities. We are committed to ensuring the safety and wellbeing of our #playinpa participants. The City is opening and operating our facilities in a way which ensures the safety of the public and staff while COVID-19 […]