There are a number of services affected by Holidays like Easter Sunday, and Monday while not officially a holiday also has some closures, and is a day off for most public servants. With that in mind here are a few of the things that will be affected by holiday hours or complete closures.
- Federal, provincial and municipal government offices will be closed on Easter Monday. This includes Service Canada and Service Ontario outlets.
- Canada Post mail collection and delivery is cancelled for Monday.
- Hamilton Public Library branches will be closed on Sunday.
- All Public Library branches will be closed on Monday.
- Hamilton civic museums are closed on Monday
- All recreation centres in Hamilton will be closed on Sunday. More details on the city’s website.
- The Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre is operating on a modified schedule.
- Hamilton Senior Centres and arenas are closed on Monday. Seniors Clubs are operating on a modified schedule.
- The Animal Services Shelters are closed through Monday.
- LCBO locations are closed on Sunday, and some stores are closed on Monday. (Call before you go.)
- Beer Store locations are open normal hours on Monday, but closed Sunday.
- Lynden Park Mall, Eastgate Square, CF Lime Ridge and Jackson Square are closed on Sunday.
- Kitchener-Waterloo Multicultural Centre is closed on Sunday.
- Transit will be affected in different regions in different ways. Contact them before you travel to ensure you reach your destination!
For anything else that you are not certain of and is not indicated on this list the best policy is to call ahead to make sure you don’t spend time travelling to or rely on a place being open that is closed for the Holidays!
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