About Thompson - Facilities and Programs

Thompson External PhotoThompson Community Centre
5151 Granville Avenue
Richmond, B.C. V7C 1E6
Phone: 604-238-8422
Fax: 604-238-8433

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Facility Hours 
Monday to Friday 6:00am - 9:45pm
Saturday: 7:00am - 8:45pm
Sunday: 7:00am - 8:45pm

Upcoming Holiday Hours
Victoria Day - Monday, May 22:  8:00am - 8:00pm

Summer Registration
Summer Registration is now open and is ongoing.  Register early to avoid disappointment.  Please call our front desk at 604-238-8422 if you have any questions. 

Thompson Summer Program Guide
PDF Document  Thompson Summer Program Guide

Camp Calendars
PDF Document  Preschool Camp Calendars (3-5yrs)
PDF Document  Neighbourhood Camp Calendars (5-8yrs)
PDF Document  Junior Camp Calendars (6-8yrs)
PDF Document  Variety Camp Calendars (6-12yrs)
PDF Document  Senior Camp Calendars (9-12yrs)
PDF Document  Preteen and Youth Camp Calendars (9-16yrs)

Summer Fun in the Park Calendar
Check back soon.  We have lots of exciting free programs and events planned for this summer!

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Artist in Residence 
We are pleased to welcome our Artist in Residence: Pierre Leichner.
Pierre is an interdisciplinary artist with a community-engaged practice. He has participated in making art works with diverse community participants of all ages in Canada and in Europe. His past engaged projects can be seen on his website:  He has been active in sports since his childhood (soccer, swimming, rugby, squash and presently various fitness classes, and triathlons).
SPart Introduction

Throughout the year, he will be working at the centre with various programs and events to introduce the Thompson community to Sp'ART:  the combination of art within the sports that we play. 

Upcoming Events
Youth BBQ - Tie-Dyed T-Shirts
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
3:00 to 5:00 pm I Free hotdog and shirt

Canada 150 - Red Curtain Arts Series
Thompson Community Centre is on the hunt for a variety of creative individuals and or groups in various artistic disciplines to showcase their artistry at our Red Curtain Arts Series through out 2017 as part of Canada 150 celebrations.  Please contact us at  to schedule a performance.

Community Art

The Thompson Community Centre Art Committee was established in 2009 to promote arts in our centre and in the community. This committee has accomplished a lot over the years and we have also had great feedback on the variety of artwork that is being exhibited.

The committee is always open to suggestions from the Thompson community at large and can be contacted at 

Programs & Services
Thompson offers a variety of programs and services for all ages. Use the links below to check out all of our pages. For more information or to register, please call our front desk at 604-238-8422. We also welcome questions, suggestions and feedback. You can email us at

Facility Information
The Thompson Community Centre and adjacent park is located where Granville Avenue meets Railway Road with parking accessed off Lynas Lane.

Facilities include a boardroom, games room, banquet hall (large multipurpose room), 4 multipurpose rooms, gymnasium (can be divided into two), fully equipped fitness room, mezzanine, 2 kitchens and 2 outside playgrounds (for children up to five years).

The adjacent park has soccer fields, baseball diamonds, basketball courts, tennis courts with lights, a roller hockey/lacrosse box with lights, 2 climbing boulders and walking paths.

Satellite Locations
The Thompson Community Centre offers programs on- and off-site. Following is a list of off-site program locations.

  • Blair School: 6551 Lynas Lane
  • Blundell School: 6480 Blundell Road
  • Brighouse School: 6800 Azure Road
  • Burnett School: 5011 Granville Avenue
  • McKay School: 7360 Lombard Street
  • Spul'u'kwuks School: 5999 Blanshard Drive
  • Thompson School: 6211 Forsythe Crescent

Centre Staff

  • Area Coordinator: Sue Varley 
  • Community Facilities Coordinator: Carol Lepine 
  • Community Facilities Coordinator: Renata Turick 
  • Recreation Facility Clerk: Lisa Kemp 
  • Recreation Leader: Derrick Bloomfield
  • Fitness Coordinator: Roland Neville
  • Seniors Coordinator: Aliez Kay
  • Youth Development Coordinator: Chantelle Ingram 
  • Community Development Coordinator: Sharlene Singh
  • Preschool Coordinator: Stefanie Tong