How to Register for an Activity Guide Program

There are three ways to register for your Parks, Recreation and Culture Programs:recreation


Recreation Nanaimo is the easiest way to register from the comfort of your home. It is available 24/7 with a valid credit card. Create your account any time online, or call us at 250-756-5200, email us at or watch our tutorial video if you need assistance setting up your online account.

You can also view your Activity Guide online.

By phone

Call 250-756-5200. During peak registration times, we will take your name and phone number and call you back. During slower registration times, you can often register right away. Payment is by credit card.

In person

Pay for programs using cash, cheque, credit card or debit card at any of our recreation facilities (hours vary at each facility, so please confirm):

  • Beban Park (2300 Bowen Road)
  • Bowen Park (500 Bowen Road)
  • Nanaimo Aquatic Centre (741 Third Street)
  • Nanaimo Ice Centre (750 Third Street)
  • Oliver Woods Community Centre (6000 Oliver Road)

Last updated: June 29, 2023

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