On December 1st, Dr. Evelyn St George will retire from Gloucester & Almonte Family Optometrists after 33 years with the clinics.
As August comes to a close, we would like to remind you of current clinic hours, upcoming statutory holiday closures, and Saturday openings in Almonte this fall.
Summer hours at both of our clinics mean early closures on Fridays (2pm) starting this Friday, 25 June and running throughout July and August. We hope that all of our patients enjoy a fun and safe Canada Day and a great summer ahead.
Summer Eye Safety
We’ve rounded up some past articles we’ve shared about eye safety in the summer months:
Our eye clinics are always closed for statutory holidays, including:
Canada Day (July 1st), the August Civic Holiday (August 2nd) and Labour Day (September 6th)
Almonte Saturday Openings
There are no Saturday openings in the summer. After a break in July and August, Saturday openings will resume on the following schedule in Almonte (8am to 2pm):
Fall 2021: Sept 11, 25 | Oct 9, 23 | Nov 6, 20 | Dec 4, 18
Almonte Family Optometrists is hiring. Our busy optometric practice is looking for an energetic person to join our team. Experience in a health care setting is preferred but not required. This is a part-time position, approximately 25-30 hours per week. Flexibility in work hours is required. Salary is dependent on experience and education.
The successful applicant will be the first point of contact for our patient and should exhibit good customer service skills, telephone manner and an ability to work with minimal supervision. Attention to detail and a positive and pleasant demeanor is extremely important.
If you are interested in becoming a member of our team, please email your resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please.
Yes, we are open under the current provincial lock down. As part of welcoming in 2021, we want to share some updates on hours and some useful reminders.
In order to help you plan for the upcoming holiday period, we’re sharing our holiday hours for both clinics. We wish you a very happy holiday season!
As we get close to September, we’d like to remind you of current clinic hours, the Labour Day closure, and Saturday openings in Almonte this fall.
Both clinics are always closed for statutory holidays, including: Labour Day (Monday, September 7th) and Thanksgiving (Monday, October 12th).
Almonte Saturday Openings
Saturday hours are 8am – 2pm on the following dates at our Almonte clinic:
- Sept 12 and 19
- Oct 3 and 17
- Nov 7 and 21
- Dec 5 and 19
We wish you an enjoyable Labour Day weekend and look forward to seeing you soon!
Canada Day falls mid-week this year. Please be aware that our clinics will be closed for the public holiday on July 1st.
As part of re-opening, we have shifted sales of essential eyecare products to an online ordering system.
Welcome back to Gloucester and Almonte Family Optometrists! We are happy to announce
that we will be re-opening our practices on Monday, June 1, 2020.