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Annual Pool Maintenance Closures

With annual maintenance due on two of the City's indoor pools, residents should be aware of upcoming pool closures. Fritz Sick Pool will be closed from August 8-28, reopening on Monday August 29. Stan Siwik Pool will close its doors from August 29-September 18, reopening Monday, September 19.

During these shutdown periods, Nicholas Sheran Pool will remain open for those looking for an indoor swimming facility.  As well, Westminster Public Outdoor Pool and Henderson Pool will be open until September 5. The Rotary Centennial Fountain in Galt Gardens and the Gyro Spray Park located behind Nicholas Sheran Leisure Centre, will remain open until at least the Labour Day long weekend or longer if the weather forecast indicates high temperatures for the first half of September.

For pool schedules, please visit and follow the links to either the Recreation and Culture Guide or under the Things To Do tab on the website; or download the free Active Lethbridge app in the iOS and Android stores on your smartphone.

Media Contacts: 
Brad Pack, General Manager,
Recreation Excellence Lethbridge

Jason Freund, Recreation and Culture Programming Manager,
City of Lethbridge

About City of Lethbridge Recreation and Culture
Recreation and Culture provides recreational and cultural opportunities that contribute to the personal wellbeing and quality of life for citizens of our community.  This is achieved directly through the operation of facilities and indirectly through different agreements with community organizations who deliver programs and/or operate some of the facilities.  Ongoing support is provided to these organizations not only financially but also through the provision of expertise in programming and organizational management. 

About Recreation Excellence
RecEx provides superior, cost-effective aquatic facility management to many municipalities, including Nicholas Sheran, Stan Siwik, Fritz Sick and Henderson pools in Lethbridge. RecEx is serious, not only about providing safe, well-maintained buildings and programs but they are also "Serious About Fun".