The Texada Island Recreation Service was established in 1977 to provided recreation opportunities to Texada Island residents. Facilities include:
- Texada Community Hall – meeting hall and kitchen facilities that can be rented for events
- Gillies Bay Old School – library, preschool and senior’s centre
- Farmer’s Market
- Gillies Bay Baseball Field
- Gillies Bay Tennis Court
- Van Anda Baseball Field
- Van Anda Park
- Marble Bluffs Park
- Erickson Beach Park
For further information about any of these facilities or for bookings, please contact our Texada Island Facilities Caretaker at 604 223-4530.
The Texada Island Recreation Commission provides advice to the regional district about budgeting and operational matters related to these facilities.
Texada Island Community Heritage Service was established in 2010 to undertake heritage planning and conservation for historically significant sites on Texada Island. Texada Island has a rich historical heritage dating back to the 1800’s. The service finances the operation of a museum located in the Van Anda School.
The Texada Island Community Heritage Commission is to provide advice to the regional district about budgeting and operational matters related to this service.