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Director of Parks & Recreation
James Worsley, Ph.D., CPRE

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Registration and Payments
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Office Hours
8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Mailing Address
Parks & Recreation
PO Box 40
Chesterfield, VA 23832-0040

Street Address
6801 Mimms Loop
Chesterfield, VA 23832
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Parks and Facilities
Ettrick Recreation Center

The Ettrick Recreation Center needs you.

We are seeking enthusiastic instructors to share their expertise with the community. Instructors are needed in music, art, dance, drama, sports, fitness, culinary, gardening or whatever your hobby.

We also want to hear from you! How can the Ettrick Recreation Center meet your needs? What classes or events do you want to see offered? How can we help you achieve your goals?

Contact us NOW at 804-706-2596.

Mayes-Colbert Ettrick Recreation Center
20621 Woodpecker Road
South Chesterfield, VA 23803
Building Supervisor: Tonya Leabough 

Office Hours:
Monday-Thursday: 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m.-noonEttrick-Building  

NO PETS ALLOWED - except service animals that are specifically trained to aid persons with disabilities

The Mayes-Colbert Ettrick Recreation Center was dedicated on November 3, 1995. The 5,000 square feet building is located in Ettrick Park and offers a warming kitchen, arts and crafts room, game room, multipurpose room and a small conference room. A wide variety of programs and special events are offered for youth, adults and older adults.

Programs Offered:

  • Community GroupsEttrick Crafts 
  • Craft Classes
  • Fitness
  • Karate
  • Morning Mixer
  • Seasonal Special Events
  • Summer Camp
  • Teen Dances
  • Therapeutic Programs
  • Tot Programs
  • Wellness Seminars

A complete listing of our current programs can be found at Ettrick Programs.Ettrick Aerobics 

For information on additional programs for older adults, visit our Older Adults Programs page.
In case of inclement weather consult the Adverse Weather Policy.

Instructors are needed to assist with recreation activities and classes in dance, fitness, crafts, hobbies and other specialized areas for youth, adults and senior adults. Contact Tonya Leabough at leaboughty@chesterfield.gov and complete the Course Proposal.

The building is also available for rent on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays on a first-come, first-served basis. An hourly charge will be applied. Groups renting the building are required to follow all building rules. The Ettrick Recreation Center staff will be present at all rentals.

Rental Procedure 

  1. The person making a request to rent the building must first inquire if the building is available at the time needed. For more information please call 804-706-2596.
  2. Information and facility rental applications are available at the building, can be downloaded from the link below, or can be mailed upon request.
  3. The facility rental application form must be completed and returned to the Ettrick Recreation Center. The rental must be approved before payment is accepted.
  4. Payment in full is due at the time of the reservation and can be made in the form of cash, check, money order, Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover. Make checks payable to: Treasurer of Chesterfield County. If paying cash please have correct change.
  5. Refunds will be granted up until two weeks prior to the reservation date and must be requested in writing to the Ettrick Recreation Center . No refunds will be issued after this time. There will be a $25 processing fee on all refunds. Refunds will not be granted for inclement weather unless the department closes the facility.

The Recreation Center Rental Form is available in PDF format and requires Adobe Acrobat Reader to view and print. Ettrick Conference RoomEttrick Multipurpose Room 

Rental Fees and Maximum Occupancy


  First Three Hours/
Each Additional Hour
Maximum Occupancy Standing/
Tables and Chairs
Multipurpose room $155 / $40 88 / 64
Conference room $95 / $35 55 / 24


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