Winter 2022 Program Registration

Programs that run January to March are now open for viewing online!

See below to view all programs

Winter registration starts on Saturday, December 11

In person at the Centre
Online at www.recreation.vancouver.ca
By phone 604-257-8195 ext 1

The safety of our patrons and our staff is our top priority, and we are committed to offering a safe recreation experience. We’re having fun and keeping it safe. #RestartSmartVancouver ⠀

Art, Culture & Environment

Music Together with Donalyn (0-5 yrs)
At Music Together® experience the joys of music-making and the powerful benefits of having music in your child’s life. Find out how important – and how much fun – your role can be! Our 9 award-winning music collections and research-based curriculum supports parents at home and keeps the music making alive all week. In our mixed age class, each child participates at their own level and their natural musicality is nurtured through singing, dancing, listening and watching the adults, and exploring musical instruments. The whole family is welcome – parents, grandparents, caregivers – for this important family music experience. 45 minutes of pure fun each week! Parent participation required. Siblings attend at a reduced tuition rate and children 6 months and under attend free with a registered sibling. $50 Music Together Licensing fee is non-refundable after first class. (Covid protocols may be such that we invite families to bring their own instruments)
Instructor: Music Together
Tu Jan 11-Mar 8 9:30 AM-10:15 AM
387577 $167/9 sess
Tu Jan 11-Mar 8 10:30 AM-11:15 AM
387691 $167/9 sess

Hip Hop Breakers (4-6 yrs)
This non-stop action-packed class includes hip hop, basic breakdancing, and dance games that will have your dancer moving to the beats. More information: www.kirbysnelldance.com. $14/drop-in if space permits.
Instructor: Endorphin Rush Dance And Fitness
Sa Jan 15-Mar 12 11:00 AM-11:45 AM
382732 $117/9 sess

Little Ballerinas (3-5 yrs)
Young ballerinas explore the fun and beauty of ballet while learning the basic techniques. They will love playing with their creative expression in this fun class. Children must be able to participate without a parent in the room. There will be a presentation for parents/family on the last day. More info: www.kirbysnelldance.com. $14/drop-in if space permits.
Instructor: Endorphin Rush Dance And Fitness
Sa Jan 15-Mar 12 9:15 AM-10:00 AM
382728 $117/9 sess

Little Ballerinas (4-6 yrs)
Young ballerinas explore the fun and beauty of ballet while learning the basic techniques. They will love playing with their creative expression in this fun class. Children must be able to participate without a parent in the room. We hope to have a showcase on the last day of class. More info: www.kirbysnelldance.com. $14/drop-in if space permits.
Instructor: Endorphin Rush Dance And Fitness
Sa Jan 15-Mar 12 10:00 AM-10:45 AM
382731 $117/9 sess

Education

Baby Sign Language (0-2 yrs)
Babies understand and can communicate long before they are able to speak. Research shows that babies who learn Sign Language learn quicker and talk earlier. Using songs and games learn how to teach your baby basic American Sign Language (ASL) so they can better convey their wants and needs and relieve unnecessary frustration. The instructor will teach you the signs and songs so you can practice at home. Babies can sleep during class or you can bring some toys. Newborn-24 months.
Instructor: Into Yoga
M Feb 28-Mar 28 11:30 AM-12:15 PM
388647 $72/5 sess

Guitar / Recorder / Ukulele (7 yrs+)
Teacher: Rene Hugo Sanchez. Private 30 minute lessons to work at your own level and pace in any of this instruments. The classes are focused on technique, repertoire, basic theory and practicing skills. Participants must provide their own instrument, and a digital tuner (for string instruments). A nylon string guitar is recommended for beginners. Books will be available at the first class for $15 and up, depending on the instrument, style and level.
Instructor: Rene Hugo-Sanchez
F Jan 7-Mar 11 6:15 PM-6:45 PM
389057 $200/10 sess
F Jan 7-Mar 11 6:45 PM-7:15 PM
389058 $200/10 sess
F Jan 7-Mar 11 7:15 PM-7:45 PM
389060 $200/10 sess
F Jan 7-Mar 11 7:45 PM-8:15 PM
389061 $200/10 sess

Martial Arts

Karate – Ku Yu Kai Go-Ju Ryu (Children) (6-17 yrs)
Learn Go Ju Ryu karate, the style featured in the original Karate Kid movies. Courage, Respect, Perseverance, Prudence, Self-Control, Character, Patience, Courtesy and Friendship are the principles of Ku Yu Kai. Shihan George Chan (7th degree black belt) and Sensei Julie Zilber (5th degree black belt) teach all ages and levels together in a friendly class environment. Participants may start any time and progress at their own rate. Uniform is optional for beginners. Waiver required before start of program. More information at www.kuyukai.com. Drop-in $14 if space permits.
Instructor: George Chan
Tu Th Jan 11-Feb 10 7:00 PM-8:30 PM
387695 $116.6/10 sess
Tu Th Feb 22-Mar 31 7:00 PM-8:30 PM
387696 $140/12 sess

Sports

Sportball Jr. (1-2 yrs)
Children and parents participate in sports, creative gross motor games, songs, rhymes, stories, bubble time and much more. Although these programs focus more on physical movements and social exploration, children will be introduced to a different sport each week. Parents participate with their child to guide and challenge them according to their individual skill level.
Instructor: Sportball Vancouver
Th Jan 20-Mar 10 10:45 AM-11:30 AM
388832 $128/8 sess

Sportball Parent and Tot Indoor Soccer (2-3 yrs)
Participants are introduced to fundamental concepts of soccer and are provided the basic skills required to score with confidence in fun, exciting, skills-focused games. With the guidance and support of their Sportball Coach, parents and children zero in on soccer skills. Children are challenged according to their individual skill level and Coaches help grownups understand proven teaching techniques that can be applied outside of Sportball classes. To learn more visit www.sportball.ca. No class Feb 20.
Instructor: Sportball Vancouver
Su Jan 16-Mar 13 10:45 AM-11:30 AM
388642 $128/8 sess

Sportball Indoor Soccer (4-6 yrs)
Sportball coaches develop competence and confidence. Children are taught the fundamental skills necessary to excel in soccer. These include throw-ins, dribbling, trapping, passing, goalie skills and more. Classes are dedicated to skills development and putting those skills to work in an exciting, non-competitive game. To learn more visit www.sportball.ca. No class Feb 20.
Instructor: Sportball Vancouver
Su Jan 16-Mar 13 11:30 AM-12:15 PM
388644 $128/8 sess

Sportball Multi Sport (4-6 yrs)
Refine, rehearse, repeat. Coaches focus on the basic skills common to all sports, like balance, coordination, stamina and timing in a fun, supportive, non-competitive setting that emphasizes teamwork. Each class focuses on one of eight popular sports. To learn more visit www.sportball.ca. No class Feb 21.
Instructor: Sportball Vancouver
M Jan 17-Mar 7 3:30 PM-4:30 PM
388645 $112/7 sess

Sportball Multi-Sport (3.5-5yrs)
Refine, rehearse, repeat. Coaches focus on the basic skills common to all sports, like balance, coordination, stamina and timing in a fun, supportive, non-competitive setting that emphasizes teamwork. Each class focuses on one of eight popular sports. To learn more visit www.sportball.ca. No class Feb 19.
Instructor: Sportball Vancouver
Sa Jan 15-Mar 12 10:00 AM-10:45 AM
388639 $128/8 sess

Sportball Parent and Child Multi-Sport (2-3 yrs)
Programs focus on physical literacy and social exploration as preschoolers learn fundamental sport skills and participate in creative motor games, songs, rhymes, stories, bubble time and more. Children are challenged according to their individual skill level and grownups are taught techniques to help toddlers refine motor skills while developing social skills. Sportball maintains a one-parent-per-child ratio policy in all Parent & Child programs to ensure that focus is kept on helping little ones practice and progress.
Instructor: Sportball Vancouver
Th Jan 20-Mar 10 11:30 AM-12:15 PM
388834 $128/8 sess

Sportball Parent and Tot Multi-Sport (2-3 yrs)
Programs focus on physical literacy and social exploration as preschoolers learn fundamental sport skills and participate in creative motor games, songs, rhymes, stories, bubble time and more. Children are challenged according to their individual skill level and grownups are taught techniques to help toddlers refine motor skills while developing social skills. Sportball maintains a one-parent-per-child ratio policy in all Parent & Child programs to ensure that focus is kept on helping little ones practice and progress. No class Feb 19.
Instructor: Sportball Vancouver
Sa Jan 15-Mar 12 9:15 AM-10:00 AM
388638 $128/8 sess

Sportball Multi-Sport (6-9 yrs)
Refine, rehearse, repeat. Coaches focus on the basic skills common to all sports, like balance, coordination, stamina and timing in a fun, supportive, non-competitive setting that emphasizes teamwork. Each class focuses on one of eight popular sports. To learn more visit www.sportball.ca. No class Feb 21.
Instructor: Sportball Vancouver
M Jan 17-Mar 7 4:30 PM-5:30 PM
388646 $112/7 sess

Drop-in Play Gym

Parent and Tot Gym (0-6 yrs)
This drop-in play program provides tots with physical play and supports social interaction for you and your child. Children jump in the bouncy castle, roll and climb on the mats, drive the toy cars, cook at the toy kitchen and jump start their day. A cozy corner is set up for you and your ‘wee ones’ with our ‘wee tot’ toys, books and blocks.
Instructor: TBA Instructor
Su M W F           Jan 5-Mar 30   9:30 AM-12:30 PM
388625                                                 $1/49 sess