Browse our 2023 Fall Rec Guide

FALL Program registration starts Saturday August 26.
We have so much to offer at False Creek this fall from martial arts to Zumba, there really is something for everyone!

Birthday Parties

Have your birthday on Granville Island, at False Creek Community Centre. Your party includes the mini gym with toys, use of the kitchen refrigerator and a party leader.

Start your Fitness Goals Now!

Get in shape, stay active, and improve your health with our fitness classes. Teen Weight Training (13-18 yrs), Step Aerobics, Vinyasa or Hatha Yoga and  Zumba are a few classes we have scheduled.  You will find a wide variety of classes to get your heart pumping or find inner peace and relaxation.  Find out more.

Aerobic Classes – Cancelled until OCT 31 & NOV 2


Outdoor Preschool

False Creek Community Centre is excited to offer our licensed outdoor preschool program! Come join us on Granville Island from September to June.
Children aged 3-5 years old. Limited spaces available now.

Fitness Centre

Check out our fitness centre that has a generous amount of fitness equipment, functional training space, designated stretching area and amenities that will meet the needs of everyone!

Summer 2023 Program Feedback

Your feedback is important and will help us improve our programs and services! False Creek Community Centre offers  services and activities that cater to different needs and interests. We would like...

Weddings at False Creek Community Centre

False Creek Community Centre is located on the beautiful Granville Island and overlooks the waterfront. Both our Tyee Hall and Lind Hall are suitable spaces for your special day depending on the size of your guest list.

Licensed Childcare Services


Swamp Willow Preschool

Swamp Willow is a licensed, inclusive preschool for 3 and 4 year old children. The safe, supported environment allows children to gain knowledge and skills through shared activities such as art, dramatic play, music, books, and stories.

Daily activities will take place both indoors and out.

View the 360° classroom tour.

2023-2024 School Year

3 year old program: Children attend on Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 9:15-11:30am. All children must be turning 3 by December 31st and be diaper free.

The 2023-2024 class has openings!

For more information go to

Registration for the 2024-2025 school year opens Saturday August 26.
Register online, in person, or by phone. Children must turn 3 by December 31st, 2024

Register online Activity # 464241

4 year old program:  Children attend on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday mornings from 9:15-11:15am.
All children must be turning 4 by December 31st, 2024.

The 2023-2024 class has openings!  For more information go to

Please note that priority registration is given to the children currently enrolled in the 3 year old program.

Teachers: Sandy Galpin and Kelsea Good

Swamp Willow Outdoors

This is a licensed, inclusive preschool for children aged 3-5 years old.
Program includes walks, circle time, art, nature activities and free play led by Early Childhood Educators.
Outdoor Preschool will be primarily outdoors with indoor spaces being used only in extreme, inclement weather.
Children attend Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12:45-2:45pm.

Registration for the 2023-2024 class has openings

For more information go to

Out-of-School Care

False Creek Before and After School Care is a licensed, play based, inclusive out of school program for children enrolled in False Creek Elementary. Children have the opportunity to engage with peers during a variety of fun and educational activities. Full day care is available for professional days and school holidays.

Before and After School care is now being provided for the school year. Children may attend from 7:30am and are dropped at the school by staff. After school children are picked up at 3:00pm and can attend the program until 6pm.

View the 360° classroom tour.


This program is currently full. If you would like to add your child to the waitlist please follow the directions at *Please note there is generally a 3 year wait to obtain a spot.

Please note priority registration is given to children currently enrolled in the program, children that currently attend Swamp Willow Preschool, and siblings of children currently enrolled in out of school care.