PLEASE NOTE: Due to Covid-19, most recreation facilities and all programs and drop-in activities are cancelled until further notice. Parks and trails remain open at this time as long as visitors practice physical distancing.

Playgrounds, tennis courts, pickleball courts, bike parks, skateboard parks and all off-leash parks are now open.

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Senior Recreation Programs

If you or your partner are 60 years or older, you qualify for a Nanaimo Harbour City Seniors (NHCS) Membership!

We have many programs and services geared for the active ager! NHCS exists to provide opportunities for seniors in our community to lead more meaningful, active, healthy and complete lives by enabling them to participate in organized activities and make new friends.

There are many benefits to being a NHCS member:seniors

  • Over 50 programs to choose from (arts, crafts, cards, games, dance, fitness, wellness, language, music, special interest, sports)
  • Additional low cost programs available
  • Ability to be part of a great social network
  • Access to free health programs (vision, hearing, blood pressure testing)
  • Access to free income tax preparations for those with low income
  • Membership Cards may be used for identification

Schedules and programs

Take a moment to view our current Activity Guide.


Last updated: June 2, 2020

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