Parks, Recreation & Culture

What’s New!

Camp Wanarok – Fall Edition

Learn through Recreation at Camp Wanarok! Theme days, sports, crafts & more. This specialty camp is designed to accommodate those impacted by the BC School Strike. Click here for more information or call us to register 604-820-5350 #0.


Please note the following leisure centre closures for annual maintenance:

Pool (includes, hot tub, steam room & sauna) Aug 23 – Sep 14

Fitness Room & Studio Aug 29 – Sep 1

Reduced Office/Reception Hours Sat, Aug 30 – 8:30am-4:30pm

Sun, Aug 31 – 10:00am-4:30pm

Mon, Sep 1 (Labour Day) – CLOSED

Rec on Tour

Back for another summer and with new evening sessions! Wednesdays from 10am-12pm at select parks, click here for more information.

Sand Castle Pool Party – Friday August 22, 6:30-8pm

Say Bon Voyage to summer and get your hands dirty in the process! Our Sand Castle pool party will have games, relays and of course sand castles! Regular admission rates apply.

Water Spray Park

The Water Spray Park is open from 10am – 8pm every day between now and Labour Day.  More information and hours of operation available here.

Low and No Cost Sessions & Events

The Mission Leisure Centre offers a variety of low or no cost sessions and events throughout the year.  Click here for the latest schedule.

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

Current Postings:

Play Leader & Sports Leader Contract Job Posting

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:

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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!