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COVID-19 Measures and Precautions

– Promoting Community Health & Safety-

We are grateful Alberta health authorities have indicated we can remain open for business. We do however need to make a few changes to be able to continue to serve you.

Starting Sept 20th, businesses or event organizers may implement a proof of vaccination program to be exempt from restrictions. Silver Willow is choosing to  implement restrictions, because we will NOT be checking clients’ personal medical information.

In addition, the AHS site says “Events and facilities that are fully outdoors (excluding washrooms), have no capacity restrictions but must maintain 2 metres distancing between households or 2 close contacts for those living alone.”

See the Alberta Government’s COVID news page here or the restrictions for outdoor recreation here.

As of September 20, 2021:

  • Silver Willow welcomes members and their guests to come and shoot
    • Please maintain the 2 metre distancing
  • Maximum 1/3 capacity of the Fire Code inside the store/clubhouse
    • = 20 people in the retail store / reception area
    • = 15 in the café area
  • Access to washrooms inside and outside
  • Outdoor dining only, max 6 people per table (this includes private catered meals for All Inclusive events)
  • Masks are still recommended inside the building
  • All-Inclusive, Guided Guest, and Private Lessons are available. Our instructors and course guides will wear a mask when within the 6-foot space of the shooter in the shooting stand
  • Canadian Firearms Safety Courses can continue with distancing measures
    • Operating at below 1/3 capacity of the building

    What we’re doing to help keep you safe:

    • The Cafe will remain closed until further notice with self-serve banana bread and free coffee still available
    • Offering curbside pickup for items purchased over the phone or our online store
    • Regular cleaning/disinfecting of
      • Counters
      • Bathrooms
      • Credit card machine
      • Pens, etc.
      • Golf carts
    • Plexiglass barriers are in place at reception
    • Sanitizers made available in the clubhouse and for use on the course
    • Booking times are 15 minutes apart

      What you can do to protect yourself and others:

      • Please DO NOT visit Silver Willow if you have
        1. a fever
        2. a new or changed chronic cough,
        3. a sore throat that is not related to a known or preexisting condition
        4. a runny nose that is not related to a known or preexisting condition
        5. nasal congestion that is not related to a known or preexisting condition
        6. shortness of breath that is not related to a known or preexisting condition
        7. traveled internationally in the last 14 days
        8. had unprotected close contact with someone with a confirmed or presumptive diagnosis of COVID-19
      • Please bring your own masks, however, masks are available for you if you forget, so you can still access the clubhouse. We do not recommend masks for participants on the courses.
      • Members of different households must maintain the 2 metre distancing at all times
      • If you are meeting with other members to shoot (or with guests that are not from the same household), we strongly suggest you travel here separately
      • Please park at least 10 feet apart and use the upper, lower and overflow parking area out by the shop to keep the distance
      • Wear gloves and bring sanitizers for on the course with the controllers, or ask for them at the clubhouse
      • Wipe down the controllers before you use them at each station
      • Personal voice controllers for our EZ Pull system are available for purchase so you can shoot solo

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