Aquatic Centre Turns Fifteen

A pool party will mark the milestone of the CVRD’s aquatic centre offering 15 years of fitness, fun, waves and water slides in the Comox Valley. The celebration, which takes place on Saturday, November 22 from 1:00 - 4:30 pm during the everyone welcome swim and slide at the aquatic centre, will offer fun games for the kids, prizes, treats and a special surprise. Regular admission rates apply.

“We’re always excited to see residents and visitors alike enjoying the slides and wave pool, and all the other amenities such as the lap pool, heat zone, fitness centre and meeting rooms,” said Jennifer Zbinden, CVRD’s recreation services manager. “The aquatic centre is a wonderful community asset that’s continued to flourish over the years with many long term staff and patrons, user groups and corporate partners all contributing to make the facility a thriving centre.”

If you have photos or special memories of the aquatic centre you wish to share, email or upload to the CVRD’s Facebook or Twitter pages at comoxvalleyrd.

For all current programs offered at the CVRD’s sports and aquatic centres, including swim lessons, water fitness and yoga, pick up a copy of the Winter Comox Valley Recreation Reporter, available November 18 at your local recreation centre, or view online at

The Comox Valley Regional District is a federation of three electoral areas and three municipalities providing sustainable services for residents and visitors to the area. The members of the regional district work collaboratively on services for the benefit of the diverse urban and rural areas of the Comox Valley.


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Robyn Butler
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Tel: 250-334-9622, ext. 224