memorandum - effective immediately

date: JUNE 1, 2021
to: ALL community clubs 
from: program director, kim mcdonald-wilkes
subject: return to program UPDATE - effective immediately


We hope everyone is doing well & enjoying the warner weather. As per the announcement today, Tuesday, June 1st, 2021 by Dr. Janice Fitzgerald, CMOH.

AREA: Northeast Coast NL

CLUBS: Exploits Hurricanes, Gander Wings, Bonavista North Polar Bears

Lewisporte - Summerford Area - Alert Level 3 (SONL Phase A), in-person programs remain paused.  

All other communities not listed above in this area along the Trans-Canada Highway Route 1 from Gambo to Badger - Alert Level 2 (SONL Phase B), in-person programs are now permitted, pending final approval has been given by SONL.

For a complete list of communities included for both Alert Levels on the Northeast Coast please visit  


AREA: St. George's - Stephenville - Stephenville Crossing - Port au Port Area

CLUB: Bay St. George Bravehearts

Alert Level 4 (SONL Phase A), in-person programs remain paused.  This area has expanded to include additional communities.  For a complete list please visit


Remainder of Province - Alert Level 2 (SONL Phase B), pending final approval for Return to Program has been issued by SONL, in-person programs are permitted.


Please note any participants living in one Alert Level, will not be permitted to attend in-person programs in a different Alert Level at this time.

Our Return to Program Plan, with supporting resources can be found here  

The provincial & regional office, remain closed to visitors, staff have returned and may, by appointment only, allow visitors on occasion.

Please continue to follow all Public Health guidance

Thank you all for your patience and cooperation during this time. If you have any comments or questions, please do not hesitate to reach out.

Kim McDonald-Wilkes (she/her)

Program Director 709 293 1444