Facilities

Frank Jameson Community Centre  250.245.6424

Ladysmith's Community Centre is located at 810 Sixth Avenue.  The Centre is named after Frank Jameson, a past Mayor who was determined to improve the town’s recreational facilities. 

Hours of Operation:

Regular Hours:
Monday - Friday
Saturday
Sunday

Administration Office
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:45 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
2:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

  
6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.


See link above for current schedule.

Facility Closures
New Year's Day
Good Friday
Easter Monday
Victoria Day
Canada Day
BC Day
Labour Day
Christmas Day
Boxing Day

Reduced Hours
Family Day
Thanksgiving Day
Remembrance Day
Week of Christmas
Week of New Year's




Early Closure
Halloween Night
Light Up Night
December 5






Annual Pool Shutdown
Last Two weeks of August
and first week of September
Pool Closed
Office and Fitness Centre
hours reduced.

Call 250.245.6424 or
250.245.6425 for reduced
facility hours.

 

Aquatics

The Community Centre features a 4-lane, 25-metre Olympic short course ozonated  pool, heated to an inviting 28 degrees celsius. Patrons with special needs will find easy access when using our aquatic lift or stairs. The pool area offers adventure & fun for all with a climbing wall on the edge of the pool deck, slides, skywalker, rope swing and basketball hoops.

The facility also boasts a therapy pool with lazy river, which is maintained at a  warm 34 degrees celsius. The therapy pool has easy access with a shallow end of zero depth and then slopes to the deepest point of four feet.  Patrons can also enjoy the tot pool with weir, waterfall & bubbles, vortex area for socializing and exercising, the raindrop unit shower, bubble machine and spray bar, take a drift through the rapids channel, and finish off  with a soak in the whirlpool or rest in the sauna.

Change rooms include men's, women's, family, and special needs with lift and bed.

Fitness Centre

The well-equipped Fitness Centre offers equipment and programs for all, whether you are new to fitness, want to improve your fitness level, or are recovering from an injury.  The 3000 square foot facility features an extensive selection of cardio, strength training and free-weight equipment. We also have a variety of Stability, Bosu, and Medicine Balls, Wobble Boards, Fit Tubes, and TRX Suspension Strength Training Orientations & Consultations.  A wide array of fitness and wellness programs are offered in the Aerobic/Pilates/Yoga studio, taught by qualified instructors.

The Fitness Centre is available to all patrons over the age of 16.  Youth aged 13 to 15 are welcome to use the facility on completion of the Youth Fitness Program.  Please call the Community Centre at 250.245.6424 for further information or to book an individual appointment with one of our certified instructors.

Gymnasium

We offer scheduled public drop-in times for pickleball and indoor soccer, when the gymnasium is not in use. Unscheduled drop-in gymnasium time for basketball is permitted.  Please call 250.245.6424 for availability or speak to staff  at the front counter.

Youth Rec Room  (13-18 years)

The Youth Rec Room is a free, safe, welcoming youth centre where teens can play pool, ping-pong, air hockey, fooseball or Wii, learn to make healthy snacks, create art, surf the net, watch TV, listen to music, meet new friends and get involved in  community events.  The Rec Room is open on Fridays from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. 

Meeting Space

Two meeting rooms are available for rent at the Frank Jameson Commmunity Centre.   Plesae call 250.245.6424 for information.

Aggie Hall

Aggie (short for Agricultural) Hall is a beautifully restored hall that is also home to the Ladysmith Cadets and the Ladysmith Family and Friends. It has a recently renovated professional kitchen perfect for large events and receptions.  Aggie Hall is located on the corner of Symonds Street and First Avenue. Parking can be found in the adjacent parking lot or on Second Avenue. Please call 250.245.6424 to enquire about rental opportunities.

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