Leaside Gardens Covid-19 Protocols

COVID-19 Protocols Updated and Effective as of January 4, 2022

Hours of Operation and Current Capacities

Hours of Operation:
6:00 am – 12:00 am
Seven days a week. Closed public holidays.

Capacity:
50 persons on the ice per pad

For Individuals 11 Years of Age and Below:
Dressing room capacity for individuals 11 years of age and below is seven (7).  Skaters are asked to come fully dressed and use the socially distanced chairs rink-side if the dressing room is full.

Hours of Operation:
Mondays and Fridays:

  • 7:00 am – 2:30 pm, and
  • 5:00 pm – 10:15 pm

Tuesdays:

  • 9:00 am – 2:45 pm

Wednesdays and Thursdays:

  • Closed

Saturdays and Sundays:

  • 9:30 am – 2:45 pm

Capacity:
10 persons in the pool
2 people per lane

Hours of Operation: 
As requested

Capacity:
10 persons

Please note:
Bookings for the William Lea Room have been put on hold until February 1, 2022. Please call the arena office at 416-421-4944 for future bookings.

Hours of Operation: 
As requested

Capacity:
3 persons

*The Hockey Shop opens Sept 22, 2021

Hours of Operation: 
Monday – Friday: 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Saturday/Sunday: 8:00 am – 8:00 pm

Capacity:
Six (6) in store, including staff.

CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Food is not allowed in the Arena while masks are required.

How to Enter and Exit the Facility

Please enter using the main entrance and please be prepared to show proof of vaccination, and personal ID. Visitors will be directed to view to the COVID-19 Active Screening Tool posted at the entrance and asked to respond yes or no to the questions. If the answer is yes to any of the questions, they will not be allowed to enter the facility.

Players, coaches and officials may enter the facility 30 minutes before the contracted ice time. Teams may use league-sanctioned team rosters to expedite entry to the facility. Team safety representatives or managers must be present to facilitate this process.

Spectators are asked to give priority to players, coaches and officials when entering and may enter 15 minutes prior to the start of their scheduled session.

The capacity limit for spectators is 50% capacity. No spectators are allowed in the dressing rooms Should children need assistance getting dressed, please use the chairs available rink-side.

All visitors to the facility are asked to please exit within 15 minutes of the end of the session.

Mandatory Vaccination

Provide Proof of Vaccination Along with personal ID to Enter the Facility

As of January 4, 2022, the enhanced vaccine certificate with the official QR code and a piece of identification with your name and date of birth will be required to access Leaside Memorial Community Gardens under the Province’s Proof of Vaccination Policy. Vaccine receipts without a QR code will no longer be accepted. Please visit www.covid19.ontario.ca to download a copy of your enhanced vaccine certificate

Symptom Screening

Complete COVID-19 Screening

Visitors will be directed to view to the COVID-19 Active Screening Tool posted at the entrance to the facility and asked to respond yes or no to the questions. If the answer is yes to any of the questions, they will not be allowed to enter the facility.

Face Coverings

Face Masks Must Be Worn in the Facility

In accordance with the City of Toronto By-Law 541-2020, face masks must be worn in the facility. Participants will be required to wear a mask or face covering which covers the nose, mouth, and chin when participating in all indoor drop-in and instructional activity, inclusive of fitness, sports, and skating programs.

Cleaning and Maintenance

The Facility Will Be Cleaned and Sanitized Daily

Custodians will use products as approved and recommended by Health Canada (Health Canada 2020).

In the event of an outbreak, the facility will be closed immediately to allow for a deep cleaning and assessment by Toronto Public Health.