Parks, Recreation & Culture

What’s New!

 Youth Outdoor Summer Program

Looking for something to do this summer? Check out the Team BASE summer program for youth ages 13-18 years. Hiking, bouldering, kayaking and more… Please note a registration form must be submitted at time of registration/payment. Out trip location listing.

Men’s Drop-in Basketball – Friday Night

Friday night Men’s Drop-in Basketball will be cancelled for July & August and resume in the fall.

Rec on Tour

The Mission Parks, Recreation and Culture Department is coming to a park near you. Tuesdays from 5-7 pm this summer, check out the park listing. Play leaders will be on location with games, crafts & more! View park map.

Summer Camp

The Mission Leisure Centre will be busy with excitement and laughter with children attending Camp Wanarok. Fun theme weeks, swimming, sports and more!

Mission Parks, Recreation & Culture Photo Contest – WINNERS!

The winners have been selected and were announced at the Parks, Recreation & Culture open house on June 7.  Congratulations to the winners:  Hatzic Rock – Simon Chorwick, CN Train – Christina Dutowski and Child on Swing – Simon Chornick.  The theme was beauty of Mission and the spirit of Parks, Recreation & Culture.  See all submissions in our contest slide show here.

Parks Gift Program

The Mission Parks, Recreation & Culture Department now has a parks gift program.  Click here for more information.  Click here for an application form.

Contract Program Instructors

Do you have a special talent or skill you want to share with the community? The District of Mission Parks, Recreation and Culture department is looking for Contract Program Instructors on an ongoing basis. The possibilities are endless! From jewelry design to cricket, soccer to photography we’re looking for instructors with specialized skills that allow us to share their talents with the community through our recreation programs.

Please submit your resume and cover letter stating your skills and experience to:


Contract Club K.I.D.S & Camp Recreation Instructor

Contract Recreation Instructor Postings - Fall & Winter

Contract Recreation Instructor Posting – Gymnastics

Community Special Event Application Form

For those organizations interested in holding a special event in the community, please see the application form and information available here.

Customer Community Feedback Form

We’d love to hear from you!  Print out a Customer/Community Feedback form here.

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Leisure Guide

Tip: When you see a dashed box around an item in the guide click on it for more information.

About Us

Mission Parks, Recreation and Culture offers a wide variety of activities for individuals, the family & community organizations. Mission is the city that loves to be active, this is evident in the first class facilities that one can find. Whether it be the Leisure Center, Sports Park or the countless parks & picturesque trails scattered throughout the city, you will find an endless array of fun things to do!