Parks, Recreation & Culture

See below for important information regarding CANCELLATIONS AND
due to Covid 19:

Ladysmith and our regional partners are following the direction of BC's Provincial Health Officer in dealing with COVID 19 (coronavirus).  Right now, that means the Town of Ladysmith has made the difficult but necessary decision to close Frank Jameson Community Centre and cancel all recreation programs, classes and rentals, as we continue to follow the recommendations of the Provincial Health Officer to promote safe social distancing in our community. 

All programs, classes and rentals up to April 30th have been cancelled and full refunds for upcoming programs and rentals are being processed.  If your program was in progress, you will receive a prorated refund.  Please direct all questions to or you may leave a voice mail message at 250-245-6422 and your call will be returned as soon as possible. 
For more information, please see the Town of Ladysmith Coronavirus and Community Health Page.

Schedules and Guides

The Active Living Guide is published twice a year, and provides details on all our programs and activities.

Facilities, Parks, Trails & Fields

The Frank Jameson Community Centre, located at 810 Sixth Avenue, is the hub of the Parks, Recreation and Culture department, with most fitness and recreation programs taking place there.
Learn more about Ladysmith's parks, trails and fields.


The Parks, Recreation and Culture department offers a wide variety of recreation, education and art programs for all ages and abilities.

Special Events

There are many activities and events taking place in our facilities, parks or fields.
Emergency Service
Transit Information
Garbage Schedule
Heritage by the sea