Recreation Opportunities, Experiences and Programs
Parks and Recreation enhances the quality of life for citizens and visitors by offering recreation opportunities, experiences and programs. Register online for the wide variety of recreation services offered. The program guide (PDF) outlines the sports and athletics, classes, special events, therapeutic recreation, outdoor adventures, programs for older adults, nature exploration, summer camps and historical interpretation opportunities. View the program evaluation form (PDF) and the program medical and liability release form (PDF).
Have an idea for a new course? Call 804-751-4134 and be prepared to provide the requested course proposal requirements (PDF).
Register online for courses and programs and pay with a credit card. Once registered for an online account, you are automatically added to our mailing list.
Download the program registration form (PDF) for the program guide and mail the completed form with payment (check or money order; no cash, please) to Chesterfield County Parks and Recreation, P.O. Box 40, Chesterfield, VA 23832.
Call 804-748-1623 during regular business hours (Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.); please have a credit card available (American Express, Discover, MasterCard or Visa).
Visit the Parks and Recreation Administration Office (12140 Harrowgate Road, Chester, VA 23831) during regular business hours (Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.); for activities located at our recreation centers, registrations can be made on-site at the respective recreation center.
Create your online account and you will be provided the options to receive our seasonal guide in the mail along with periodic email notifications of upcoming special events and registration seasons.
Payment for all registrations is due in full at the time of the registration. Checks should be made payable to Chesterfield County Treasurer. We accept the following credit cards:
- American Express
- Master Card
Refunds are made when courses are full or canceled. If a change in day, time or location prohibits you from attending, we will be happy to refund you for the portion of the course missed. Simply make your request at least one week prior to the start of the program. All other refund requests must be made in writing three days prior to the start date of the program. Non-recoverable costs are not refundable.
- 50+ Active Lifestyles (PDF)
- Adult Athletic Leagues (PDF)
- Athletic Groups (PDF)
- Bensley Recreation Center (PDF)
- Community Programs and Groups (PDF)
- Cooperative Extension (PDF)
- Ettrick Recreation Center (PDF)
- Henricus Historical Park (PDF)
- History Programs (PDF)
- Nature Programs (PDF)
- Nature Programs - Rockwood (PDF)
- Outdoor Adventures (PDF)
- Projects in the Parks (PDF)
- Special Events and Programs (PDF)
- Stonebridge Recreation Center (PDF)
- Summer Camps (PDF)
- Therapeutic Recreation (PDF)
- Youth Athletic Leagues (PDF)