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The Chalk Art Experience Event at Bonsor

September 3 & 4 | 12noon-3pm | Free admission | Find out more »  

New! Flip through the Fall 2016 and Winter 2017 Leisure Guide

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Learn to Swim

Sign up for lessons today!

What do you have planned this summer?

Check out all the fun activities that Burnaby has to offer. There's something for everyone this summer.

Playground Activities

Join us for free activities at our Burnaby Parks this summer. Find out more »

Shadbolt Theatre

Celebrating 21 years. Join in on the fun and catch a show. Check out the new 2016 / 2017 season!

Eco-Sculptures in our Community

Learn about Eco-Sculptures near you and find them all with our interactive map. View Map »

Joe Fafard: Retailles

Until August 28, 2016 - Burnaby Art Gallery

Keith Langergraber: Betrayal at Babylon

September 9 to October 23 - Burnaby Art Gallery

Be Active, Burnaby!

In Burnaby, you'll find leisure-time activities for all ages, interests and skill levels. We are pleased to provide a wide array of opportunities to learn something new, socialize with other like-minded individuals, or get fit and stay fit. Take advantage of the many opportunities we offer at our wonderful, well-equipped facilities and parks located throughout the city.

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      • Aug, 25 - 8:30 PM Movies at Civic Square
        Join us at Civic Square every Thursday in August for a movie in the park! All ages | Free admission Rain or shine! Bring your own blanket, find a spot More...
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    What's New?

    Bonsor Recreation Complex Renovation Begins August 2
    Exciting changes are coming to Bonsor! We're upgrading the upper floor with a new indoor cycling studio, music rooms and an active studio. During the renovation, the upper floor is closed. 
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    Deer Lake Park Trail Closure
    From August 8 to August 27, a portion of the walking circuit route around Deer Lake Park will be closed for reconstruction of the creek banks of Flume Creek and to develop an extensive habitat restoration plan.
    Map of alternate route.

    Robert Burnaby Park Trail & Parking Lot at Hill Ave / Elwell St. Closure
    From August 2 to August 31 the trail and parking lot at Hill Avenue and Elwell Street will be closed for the replacement of two drainage culverts.