What's New with Salt Spring Island Parks and Recreation

Enjoy the New Playground!

Centennial Park Playground is now open! Still to come (Spring 2020) Iconic rocking horse, benches, water fountain, and landscaping. Please note, the berm, slide and wooden stepping stones are closed to allow settling.

Heart & Stroke Fundraiser At Rainbow Road Aquatic Centre

Help us raise awareness for countless Canadians affected by heart disease. Join in a bonus Aquafit class by donation to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Pick-up a pledge form or just donate & drop-in. Donations are accepted till the end of February at our reception desk to add a heart to our wall.

Winter Parks and Recreation Guide Releases December 11th

Our Winter Recreation Guide will be released on December 11th. This will include our Pool schedule that starts January 1st, swim lesson schedule for the Winter/Spring Break, all our Winter programs, and Spring Break Camp. Registration for all Winter/Spring Break programs and lessons opens December 11th!

Fees and Charges Update

Please note as of September 3, 2019 admission rates for the Rainbow Road Aquatic Centrel will be changing. Our family rate has been slightly reduced and our youth admission rate has slightly increased. Tots four years and under are free.

2019-2029 Strategic Plan

Salt Spring Island Parks and Recreation Commission (PARC) has released the Salt Spring Island Parks and Recreation 2019-2029 Strategic Plan. The Plan outlines strategies, actions and priorities that guide opportunities for parks and recreation, seek community and stakeholder input and explore the long-term program and facility needs for the community. Read more >>

Centennial Park Playground Replacement

Planning has now begun to replace the playground at Centennial Park. The Salt Spring Island Parks and Recreation Commission (PARC) has adopted a 20 year Master Plan to prioritize infrastructure investments for Centennial Park. With site assessments and central drainage complete planning can begin to replace the playground. This much needed replacement project was made possible thanks in part to a $100,000 donation from the Salt Spring Island Lions Club.

Register Online For SSIPARC Programs

Online registration is now available to serve you better. Just follow the steps below log in or create your account to view courses online and to register.

  • Browse Activities
  • Select Program
  • Create an account or log in to your existing account
  • Select Payment Option and complete your registration.
  • Once registration is complete a receipt and confirmation will be emailed to you.
  • Registration is only confirmed once payment is processed.

Parks and Recreation Guide


Salt Spring Island Parks and Recreation Commission (SSIPARC)

262 Rainbow Road
Salt Spring Island, BC
V8K 2M3
Tel: 250.537.1402

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