Winter 2023 Program Registration

From fitness classes, to dance, martial arts, pickeball lessons, social groups, pottery programs, and everything in between you can now view our program offerings.

Register begins Saturday, December 10th
In person at the Centre starting at 9:00am
Online at www.recreation.vancouver.ca starting at 9:00am
By phone 604-257-8195 ext 1 starting at 10:00am

See below to view all programs.

Special Events, Birthday Parties & Family Programs

 

Parent and Tot Gym (0-6 yrs)
Note: This drop-in play program provides tots with physical play and supports social interaction for you and your child. Children 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: TBD Instructor
M W F Jan 04-Mar 31 9:30 AM-12:30 PM
Su 9:30 AM-11:45 AM
430975 $1/Drop-in

Youth Volunteer: Lunar New Year Fun (Grades 7-12)
Are you a youth who is interested in volunteering for our special events? Roles may include decorating, set-up, take down, assisting with event stations. Please note: it is recommended anyone interested in volunteering attends the Youth Volunteer Orientation on January 7 (Activity #434836). Please contact the Youth Leader for details: Tamara.Morrison@Vancouver.ca
Instructor: Youth Staff
Sa Jan 21 12:00 PM-4:00 PM
434842 VOLUNTEER

Lunar New Year (3-8 yrs)
The False Creek Youth Council invites you to come celebrate the Year of the Rabbit with Lunar New year themed crafts, games and snacks. This event is ideal for children ages 3-8 years old. Each child must be accompanied by an adult.
Saturday January 21
1:00 PM-2:30 PM 434821
2:30 PM-3:30 PM 434822
$3/ child

BC Family Day Celebration
Join us for our FREE False Creek Community Centre’s Family Day Celebration! We’ve got a bouncy castle, games, prizes, snacks and more!
Children 10 and under must be accompanied by an adult.
To register, please register each person attending.
Please be mindful that we have limited spots.
If you are unable or no longer wanting to attend a program, please call the centre in advance so we can offer the spot to another family.
Saturday February 18
10:30 AM-12:30 PM
434829 FREE

Birthday Parties (2-8 yrs)
Have your birthday on an Island, at False Creek Community Centre on Granville Island. Your party includes gymnasium with toys, a decorated room, use of the kitchen refrigerator, and a party leader to set out play equipment or organize games to keep the party hoppin. Children arrive, have one hour in the gym, then go back to the party room for cake, food and drinks (brought by the participant). Cost is $130 for up to 20 children and includes general decorations for the birthday party room, plates, napkins and cutlery. Leader will contact you a week before your party to discuss the party details. Please phone the main office at 604-257-8195 or check our on-line registration for available dates. Please note that our bouncy castle is currently not available until further notice. The party parent may bring or order in food for the party. Please, absolutely no nuts.
Instructor: TBA Instructor
Sa/Su Jan 07-Mar 26 12:00 PM-2:00 PM
$130/Party
$80/Bouncy Castle Additional Leader

Sportball Birthday Party (2-10 yrs)
Sportball offers high-energy, action-packed birthday parties for kids ranging in age from 2 – 10 years! Kids enjoy a variety of sports and supervised games in a fun, structured and safe environment; festivities finish off with a traditional birthday celebration. The kids will need to catch their breath before they blow out their candles! Parties include 60 minutes of activities followed by 60 minutes of birthday celebrations with the coach. Patrons are required to pay in full at the time of registration. Inclusions: Sportball leader, gymnasium, tables, chairs. Exclusions: decorations, table settings (plates, cutlery, cups, etc), snacks, food or beverages. Regular birthday party refund policy applies. Max. 15 kids with 1 coach, up to 20 kids with 2 coaches.
Instructor: Sportball Vancouver
Sa Jan 07 430159 Sa Jan 14 430160 Sa Jan 21 430161 Sa Jan 28 430162
Sa Feb 04 430163
Sa Feb 11 430164 Sa Feb 18 430167
Sa Feb 25 430171 Sa Mar 04 430173
Sa Mar 11 430174
Sa Mar 18 430175
Sa Mar 25 430176
1:30 PM-3:30 PM
$260/1 Coach; ($70/ Additional Leader)

Preschool & Children's Programs

Specialty Camps

Encanto Mini Movers Dance Camp (4-6 yrs)
Kids will salsa their way through this Encanto-themed program: playing dance games, learning choreography, cultural references, and a few words in Spanish along the way! Kids will perform an upbeat dance for family and friends on the last day of camp! No experience required, all dancers welcome. Please bring a filled water bottle each day.
More info: www.KirbySnellDance.com.
Instructor: Endorphin Rush Dance And Fitness
M-F Mar 13-Mar 17 1:45 PM-2:45 PM
431268 $100/5 sess

Frozen Ballet Extravaganza Camp (3-5 yrs)
This non-stop action-packed class includes hip hop, basic breakdancing, and dance games that will have your dancer moving to the beats. Family and friends be ready to cheer during the final day performance. More info: www.KirbySnellDance.com.
Instructor: Endorphin Rush Dance And Fitness
M-F Mar 13-Mar 17 12:30 PM-1:30 PM
431024 $100/5 sess

Mini Hip Hop Breakers (3-5 yrs)
This non-stop action-packed class includes hip hop, basic breakdancing, and dance games that will have your dancer moving to the beats! Children must be able to participate without a parent in the room. There will be a fun performance on the last day of class for friends and family.
www.KirbySnellDance.com.
Instructor: Endorphin Rush Dance And Fitness
M-F Mar 13-Mar 17 3:00 PM-4:00 PM
431269 $100/5 sess

Hip Hop Breakers (6-9 yrs)
This non-stop action-packed class includes hip hop, basic breakdancing, and dance games that will have your dancer moving to the beats! Children must be able to participate without a parent in the room. There will be a fun performance on the last day of class for friends and family. www.KirbySnellDance.com.
Instructor: Endorphin Rush Dance And Fitness
M-F Mar 13-Mar 17 4:15 PM-5:15 PM
431271 $100/5 sess

Art, Culture & Environment

Baby Sign Language (0-24 mos)
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 27-Mar 27 11:30 AM-12:15 PM
429943 $77/5 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. No class Feb 18.
Instructor: Endorphin Rush Dance And Fitness
Sa Jan 14-Mar 11 11:00 AM-11:45 AM
430957 $104/8 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. No Class Feb 18
Instructor: Endorphin Rush Dance And Fitness
Sa Jan 14-Mar 11 9:15 AM-10:00 AM
430955 $104/8 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. No Class Feb 18
Instructor: Endorphin Rush Dance And Fitness
Sa Jan 14-Mar 11 10:00 AM-10:45 AM
430956 $104/8 sess

Education

Private Piano Lessons – Beginner 5+ (5+ yrs)
Join our new piano instructor Mahta in this introductory class. Learn songs from different eras while working on your technique. You will work together to learn, have fun and reach your goals.
Instructor: Mahta Najafian Razavi
F Jan 13-Mar 31 $312/12 sess
431319 5:00 PM-5:30 PM
431321 5:30 PM-6:00 PM
431322 6:00 PM-6:30 PM
431323 6:30 PM-7:00 PM
431325 7:00 PM-7:30 PM
431328 7:30 PM-8:00 PM​

Martial Arts

Karate – Ku Yu Kai Go-Ju Ryu (Children)(6-18 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 $15, if space permits.Parents sign up with their children together, both will get 10% discount of the fees
Instructor: George Chan
Tu Th Jan 03-Feb 09 7:00 PM-8:30 PM
429937 $140/12 sess
Tu Th Feb 21-Mar 30 7:00 PM-8:30 PM
429942 $140/12 sess

Sports

Children’s Tennis – Beginner (6-8 yrs)
Level 1 Red Ball Fundamentals: Lessons start at ½ court learning to rally and play while developing all basic strokes. Level 2 Orange Ball Game Play Fundamentals at ¾ court further developing skills, learning to serve and play games and matches.Location: Mini Gym
Instructor: Mauro Liceaga Garcia
W Jan 11-Feb 15 3:30 PM-5:00 PM
430899 $135/6 sess
W Feb 22-Mar 29 3:30 PM-5:00 PM
430900 $135/6 sess

Parent and Tot Gym (0-6 yrs)
Note: This drop-in play program provides tots with physical play and supports social interaction for you and your child. Children 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: TBD Instructor
M W F Jan 04-Mar 31 9:30 AM-12:30 PM
Su 9:30 AM-11:45 AM
430975 $1/Drop-in

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 19-Mar 09 10:45 AM-11:30 AM
430190 $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 19.
Instructor: Sportball Vancouver
Su Jan 15-Mar 12 10:45 AM-11:30 AM
430763 $128/8 sess

Sportball Indoor Soccer (4-6 yrs)
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 19 or 20
Instructor: Sportball Vancouver
Su Jan 15-Mar 12 11:30 AM-12:15 PM
430764 $128/8 sess
M Jan 16-Mar 06 3:30 PM-4:15 PM
430178 $112/7 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 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 19-Mar 09 11:30 AM-12:15 PM
430192 $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 18.
Instructor: Sportball Vancouver
Sa Jan 14-Mar 11 9:15 AM-10:00 AM
430752 $128/8 sess

Sportball Indoor Soccer (6-9 yrs)
Sportball coaches help develop competence and confidence in children. 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
M Jan 16-Mar 06 4:30 PM-5:15 PM
430186 $112/7 sess

Sportball Multi-Sport (3-5.5 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 cass Feb 18
Instructor: Sportball Vancouver
Sa Jan 14-Mar 11 10:00 AM-10:45 AM
430760 $128/8 sess

Preteen & Youth Programs

Preteen

Floor Hockey (9-13 yrs)
Calling all hockey fans and anyone who just wants to get moving! Each week starts with a warm-up drill followed by scrimmage time and a shoot out to finish. We have sticks, pucks and goggles for everyone but you are welcome to bring your own (goggles must be worn in order to participate)! Don’t forget your running shoes and water bottle! Please be mindful that this program is free and we have limited spots. If you are unable or no longer wanting to attend a session or the program, please call the centre in advance so we can offer the spot to another youth.
Instructor: Youth Staff
W Jan 11-Mar 08 5:30 PM-6:30 PM
434855 FREE

Preteen Basketball (Grades 6-8)
Free gym space for youth to practice their basketball skills! Participants are encouraged to bring their own basketball but we will have some available. Open to all skill sets! Don’t forget your water bottle! Please note this program is an unstructured drop-in and while we welcome the opportunity for a scrimmage game, this will be dependent on if there are enough interested participants the day of.
Instructor: Youth Staff
Th Jan 05-Mar 09 4:30 PM-5:30 PM
434888 FREE

Preteen Open Gym (Grades 5-7)
Come enjoy some open gym space. Choose from a selection of balls, mats and nets. Don’t forget your running shoes and water bottle! No sessions: March 17, 24
Instructor: Youth Staff
F Jan 06-Mar 31 3:30 PM-4:30 PM
434883 FREE

Youth

Fitness & Health

Teen Weight Training (13-18 yrs)
This weight training class is for youth between 13-18 years old wanting introduction to basic weight training while learning proper form, technique, and understanding the body and different muscle groups used during an exercise. PAR-Q and consent form must be completed before participation. (Youth 13-16 years old will need to have their parent/guardian complete and sign the Teen Weight Training consent form before the first class). Forms are on our website at https://falsecreekcc.ca or at the front desk. Program fee includes admission to the fitness centre. Registration only. No drop-ins.
Instructor: Fitness Centre Worker
Th Jan 19-Feb 9 4:00 PM-5:00 PM
430140 $40/4 sess
Th Feb 23-Mar 16 4:00 PM-5:00 PM
430141 $40/4 sess

Sports

Youth Basketball (Thursday’s) (Grades 9-12)
Free gym space for youth to practice their basketball skills! Participants are encouraged to bring their own basketball but we will have some available. Open to all skill sets! Don’t forget your water bottle! Please note this program is an unstructured drop-in and while we welcome the opportunity for a scrimmage game, this will be dependent on if there are enough interested participants the day of.
Instructor: Youth Staff
Th Jan 05-Mar 09 5:30 PM-7:00 PM
434889 FREE

Youth Basketball(Friday’s)(Grades 8-12)
Free gym space for youth to practice their basketball skills! Participants are encouraged to bring their own basketball but we will have some available. Open to all skill sets! Don’t forget your water bottle! Please note this program is unstructured and while we welcome the opportunity for a scrimmage game, this will be dependent on if there are enough interested participants the day of.
Instructor: Youth Staff
F Jan 06-Mar 10 6:00 PM-9:30 PM
434892 FREE

Youth Basketball (Saturday’s) (Grades 8-12)
Free gym space for youth to practice their basketball skills! Participants are encouraged to bring their own basketball but we will have some available. Open to all skill sets! Don’t forget your water bottle! Please note this program is unstructured and while we welcome the opportunity for a scrimmage game, this will be dependent on if there are enough interested participants the day of.
Instructor: Youth Staff
Sa Jan 07-Mar 11 2:00 PM-3:30 PM
434893 FREE

Social Dungeons & Dragons (10-15 yrs)
Come join the Dungeons & Dragons adventure at False Creek! D&D is cooperative fantasy role-playing game that takes participants on thrilling adventures through worlds of magic and monsters. This program will be lead by an experienced instructor, and new players are welcome! All the supplies needed to play will be provided, but participants with their own books and dice are welcome to bring them. Register early to avoid disappointment! Program may be subject to cancellation up to a week prior to the start date if there is low enrolment. If you are unable or no longer wanting to attend a program, please call the centre in advance so we can offer the spot to another youth.
Instructor: Youth Staff
F Jan 13-Mar 10 4:30 PM-7:30 PM
434894 $45/9 sess

Youth Leadership

False Creek Youth Leadership Team (Grades 8-12)
Great communities are built with input from all! Come join this leadership team to give back to our False Creek neighborhood while connecting with new people and gaining skills such as notetaking, budgeting, public speaking, etc. Participants will have the opportunity to practice their skills through planning activities for other youth, implementing their own community projects, assisting with special events and taking part in workshops. This is a great way to achieve volunteer hours and work experience! A certificate and letter of hours completed will be provided to all participants who meet the minimum participation requirements.
Instructor: Youth Staff
Sa Jan 14-Mar 11 10:30 AM-12:30 PM
434839 FREE

Day Camp

False Creek Youth Adventures: Spring Break Day Camp (11-15 yrs)
Looking to have fun this spring break? This camp is perfect for youth who want to pack their break with fun by meeting new friends and going on daily out-trips: Granville Island Tourist Day (Scavenger Hunt, Arcade), Science World, Indoor Mini Golf, Bowling and Swimming (schedule subject to change). Waiver forms and schedule will be emailed to participants and available at falsecreekcc.ca/youth at least 2 weeks prior to the camp start date and must be completed and returned by the 1st day of camp. Please pack a healthy lunch, snack and water and wear activity appropriate attire. Note: mode of transportation will include walking and public transit. Please be mindful that we have limited spots. If you are unable or no longer wanting to attend a program, please call the centre in advance so we can offer the spot to another youth.
Instructor: Youth Staff
M-F Mar 13-Mar 17 10:30 AM-2:30 PM
434814 $150/5 sess

Friday Night Live Funtivities (Grades 5-7)

Look no further for some Friday night fun, this is the place to be! Bring your friends or come meet some and join us for a different activity each week. To partake in Friday Night Live your child MUST be registered, even when the activity fee is free.
Waiver-consent forms are required for all out trips and are available on our website www.falsecreekcc.ca/youth or at the front desk. If you are unable or no longer wanting to attend a program, please call the centre in advance so we can offer the spot to another youth.

434897 Pajama Movie Night & Breakfast for Dinner January 6 Join us for a movie night at the centre. You bring your pajamas and we’ll supply the waffles. 6:00–9:00PM $3
434898 Bowling January 13 Out Trip: Bowling at Grandview Lanes 6:00–9:00PM $18
434900 Swimming January 20 Out Trip: Swimming at Hillcrest Aquatic Centre 6:00–9:00PM $6
434901 Skating January 27 Out Trip: Skating at Kitsilano Community Centre 6:00–9:00PM $6
434903 DIY Mini Pizzas & Air Hockey Tournament February 3 Time to see who the ultimate air hockey champion is followed by a pizza making party! 6:00–9:00PM $3
434904 Palentine’s Party February 10 Have a Happy Palentine’s and come celebrate friendship with valentine themed treats, crafts, games & music 6:00–9:00PM $5
434906 Hilarious Group Games February 17 Join us for a funny night of group games: charades, pictionary & more. Winning team gets a prize! 6:00–9:00PM Free
434907 The Epic Karaoke Dance Battle February 24 Show us your best moves and vocals and get ready to have a good time! 6:00–9:00PM Free
434908 Swimming March 3 Out Trip: Swimming at Hillcrest Aquatic Centre 6:00–9:00PM $6
434909 Cineplex Movie March 10 Let’s head to the big screen! Movie will be announced the week of via email to participants once show times are posted. 5:30–9:30PM $20
434910 Bubble Tea & Jeopardy March 31 The perfect Friday night: bubble tea and a game of jeopardy 6:00–9:00PM $5

Youth Volunteer Opportunities

Looking to gain work experience, volunteer hours and meet new friends all in one? Come join us to give back to the community through our volunteer opportunities at False Creek CC! A volunteer waiver form will be emailed to participants or available at falsecreekcc.ca/youth and must be completed and returned by the start of the volunteer activity.

434836 Youth Volunteer Orientation January 7 10:30AM – 12:00PM
434839 False Creek Youth Leadership Team January 14-March 11 10:30AM – 12:30PM
434842 Lunar New Year Fun (Special Event) January 21 11:30AM – 4:00PM
434843 BC Family Day at False Creek (Special Event) February 18 9:30AM – 1:30PM

Adult & Seniors Programs

Art, Culture & Environment

Pottery Hand Building w/ Suling (19+ yrs)
Basic introduction to pottery making in a fun studio environment. You will create functional pottery using hand-building techniques. Clay must be purchased at the first class. Price includes studio equipment use, all tools, glazing, firing and additional studio time (see instructor for details). No registration after the second class. No class on Feb 20.
Instructor: Suling Yuen
M Jan 9-Mar 6 2:30 PM-5:00 PM
429750 $176/8 sess

Pottery Wheel Throwing w/ Suling (19+ yrs)
Learn the art of wheel throwing! Join the pottery instructor, as they lead demonstrations of basic to advanced throwing skills and decorating and finishing techniques. Get acquainted with wheel work or take your throwing to the next level. Clay must be purchased at the first class. Price includes studio equipment use, all tools, glazing, firing and additional studio time (see instructor for details). No registration after the second class. No class on Feb 20.
Instructor: Suling Yuen
M Jan 9-Mar 6 6:00 PM-8:30 PM
429752 $176/8 sess

Pottery Hand Building & Wheel Throwing Combo w/ Suling (19+ yrs)
A combination pottery course for Hand Building and Wheel Throwing.Hand Building: Basic introduction to pottery making in a fun studio environment. You will create functional pottery using hand-building techniques. Wheel Throwing: Learn the art of wheel throwing! Join the pottery instructor, as they lead demonstrations of basic to advanced throwing skills and decorating and finishing techniques. Get acquainted with wheel work or take your throwing to the next level. Clay must be purchased at the first class. Price includes studio equipment use, all tools, glazing, firing and additional studio time (see instructor for details). No registration after the second class.
Instructor: Suling Yuen
Tu Jan 10-Mar 14 6:00 PM-8:30 PM
429745 $220/10 sess

Pottery Hand Building & Wheel Throwing Combo w/ Georgia (19+ yrs)
A combination pottery course for Hand Building and Wheel Throwing.Hand Building: Basic introduction to pottery making in a fun studio environment. You will create functional pottery using hand-building techniques. Wheel Throwing: Learn the art of wheel throwing! Join the pottery instructor, as they lead demonstrations of basic to advanced throwing skills and decorating and finishing techniques. Get acquainted with wheel work or take your throwing to the next level. Clay must be purchased at the first class. Price includes studio equipment use, all tools, glazing, firing and additional studio time (see instructor for details). No registration after the second class. No class on Feb 24.
Instructor: Georgia Fitton
F Jan 6-Mar 10 2:30 PM-5:00 PM
434204 $198/9 sess

Pottery Studio Membership
Membership is only $46/month! Payments are due at the beginning of each month (can be pro-rated the first month only). The studio is available to members during our hours of operation. The studio is not available when classes are in session.
Membership applicants need to have completed a minimum of 8 weeks pottery course within the last 3 years at False Creek Community Centre.
Jan 1-Jan 31 9:00 AM-9:00 PM
428761 $46/Month
Feb 1-Feb 28 9:00 AM-9:00 PM
428763 $46/Month
Mar 1-Mar 31 9:00 AM-9:00 PM
428764 $46/Month

Education

Coptic Bookbinding (19+ yrs)
Coptic is an Ancient Egyptian technique for binding a book that requires no glue or paste. Its strength is proven when you flip the pages onto itself (like a sketchbook) and it refuses to weaken. No prior experience is necessary. All materials and tools are provided. Registration only. No drop-ins.
Instructor: Suzan Lee
Sa Feb 25 11:00 AM-2:00 PM
429043 $59.95/Workshop

Japanese Bookbinding (19+ yrs)
Make up to 3 books using a historical technique common in Asia. Japan preferred the four-hole stab binding. Over the centuries, four stitch patterns have surfaced as the most traditional. Whether these books hold poetry, pictures or personal thoughts; this historical bookbinding will showcase them beautifully. No prior experience is necessary. All materials and tools are provided. Registration only. No drop-ins.
Instructor: Suzan Lee
Sa Mar 11 11:00 AM-2:00 PM
429044 $59.95/Workshop

Embroidery: Hand Sewing Stitches (19+ yrs)
Learn embroidery fundamentals including traditional and popular stitches to personalize or mend items mindfully and beautifully. If you like, bring with you any hand sewing supplies you already have to assess and explore creatively. No prior experience is necessary. All materials and tools are provided. Registration only. No drop-ins.
Instructor: Suzan Lee
Sa Mar 25 11:00 AM-2:00 PM
429045 $59.95/Workshop

Fitness & Health

Teen Weight Training (13-18 yrs)
This weight training class is for youth between 13-18 years old wanting introduction to basic weight training while learning proper form, technique, and understanding the body and different muscle groups used during an exercise. PAR-Q and consent form must be completed before participation. (Youth 13-16 years old will need to have their parent/guardian complete and sign the Teen Weight Training consent form before the first class). Forms are on our website at https://falsecreekcc.ca or at the front desk. Program fee includes admission to the fitness centre. Registration only. No drop-ins.
Instructor: Fitness Centre Worker
Th Jan 19-Feb 9 4:00 PM-5:00 PM
430140 $40/4 sess
Th Feb 23-Mar 16 4:00 PM-5:00 PM
430141 $40/4 sess

ABM NeuroMovement® for Healthy Backs (19+ yrs)
The Anat Baniel Method® NeuroMovement® is an evidence based, neuroplastic approach to healing chronic pain, injury, brain and body trauma. Build new neural pathways through slow and gentle movements and painlessly rewire your brain to move beyond limitations, improve cognition and experience overall higher performance. These mat-based classes will focus in particular on how to use your back to reduce pain and to move more easily and gracefully. Visit www.clairesandham.ca for more information. It is encouraged to bring your own equipment such as mats, blocks, straps, blankets, etc. (If required for the program). Drop-ins $18, if space permits.
Instructor: Claire Sandham
Tu Jan 17-Mar 7 12:00 PM-1:00 PM
429934 $128/8 sess

All Levels Slow Flow Yoga w/ Drew (19+ yrs)
This slow flow yoga practice will leave you relaxed, centered, and can contribute to improved physical and mental wellbeing. Classes include a blend of poses, breath work, and relaxation techniques to increase mobility, build foundational strength, and bring focus to the mind. You will be encouraged to practice at a pace and intensity level that suits you. Modifications are provided to prevent injury or reinjury of sensitive areas. You will be guided in the use of props such as blocks, straps, and chairs as needed to fit the pose to your body instead of fitting your body into the pose. Classes are geared for all levels and beginners are encouraged to join. It is encouraged to bring your own equipment such as mats, blocks, straps, blankets, etc. (If required for the program). Drop-ins $16, if space permits. No class Feb 20.
Instructor: Drew Climie
M Jan 16 5:30 PM-6:30 PM
429835 FREE TRIAL
M Jan 23-Mar 20 5:30 PM-6:30 PM
429833 $120/8 sess

Core Control Wednesday (w/ Harry) (19+ yrs)
Functional fitness and body alignment using your own body weight and resistance. It is encouraged to bring your own equipment such as mats, blocks, straps, blankets, etc. (If required for the program). Drop-ins allowed, if space permits.
Instructor: Harry Wong
W Jan 11-Mar 29 9:15 AM-10:15 AM
429772 $60/12 sess

Hatha + Yin Yoga w/ Pam (19+ yrs)
Slow down. Release tension and stress in your body, mind and nervous system with Pamela Ferman’s grounding 75 minute Hatha + Yin Yoga. A unique mix of Hatha, Yin and Restorative yoga. Designed to reset your nervous system and relax your mind while increasing flexibility deeper in your body in a safe and supported way. You will leave class feeling a lot more balanced and at ease between body and mind. All levels welcome. Beginner friendly. www.pamelafermanyoga.com. It is encouraged to bring your own equipment such as mats, blocks, straps, blankets, etc. (If required for the program). Drop-ins $16, if space permits.
Instructor: Pamela Ferman
M Jan 9-Feb 13 9:30 AM-10:45 AM
429828 $84/6 sess
M Feb 27-Mar 27 9:30 AM-10:45 AM
429829 $70/5 sess

Hatha Flow Yoga w/ Bless (19+ yrs)
Breathe. Flow. Rest. An all levels yoga class combining slow fluid movements with the breath. Bless Leone brings a wealth of practical knowledge to her teaching which focuses on intelligent, creative sequencing, postural alignment, good tunes and mindfulness. Classes include the use of props, modifications and demonstrations to create an environment where new students feel empowered and returning students feel challenged. www.blessleone.com. It is encouraged to bring your own equipment such as mats, blocks, straps, blankets, etc. (If required for the program). Drop-ins $20, if space permits.
Instructor: Bless Leone
Su Jan 22-Mar 26 9:30 AM-10:45 AM
429932 $150/10 sess
Th Jan 26-Mar 30 5:45 PM-7:00 PM
429933 $150/10 sess

Hearing Screening – Free!(19+ yrs)
Routine hearing assessments are so important and so rarely considered as part of people’s annual health checkups. Join Talia Glassman, Registered Audiologist, for a complimentary hearing screening. Registration is required to reserve your 30 minutes hearing screening time slot. Please arrive on time for your scheduled session.
Instructor: Talia Glassman – NexGen Hearing
W Feb 22 FREE
429027 12:00 PM-12:30 PM
429029 12:45 PM-1:15 PM
429031 1:30 PM-2:00 PM
429032 2:15 PM-2:45 PM
429033 3:00 PM-3:30 PM
429034 3:45 PM-4:15 PM
W Mar 22 FREE
429035 12:00 PM-12:30 PM 429036 12:45 PM-1:15 PM
429037 1:30 PM-2:00 PM
429038 2:15 PM-2:45 PM
429039 3:00 PM-3:30 PM
429040 3:45 PM-4:15 PM

Iyengar Yoga – Levels 1 & 2 w/ Arezou (19+ yrs)
Cultivate a healthy body, quiet mind and open heart! In this class you’ll increase body awareness, flexibility and strength. Iyengar adapts to your personal needs, regardless of your age or health. All women and men are welcome. It is encouraged to bring your own equipment such as mats, blocks, straps, blankets, etc. (If required for the program). Drop-ins $18, if space permits. No class on Feb 20 and Mar 20.
Instructor: Arezou Moeini
M Jan 9-Mar 27 6:00 PM-7:30 PM
430030 $150/10 sess

Medical Qigong (19+ yrs)
This is an experiential introduction to how Qigong can enhance your life. Learn many different cleansing and healing movements along with relaxing meditations. All fitness levels welcome. This class is for adults looking to find greater vitality and self-awareness in daily life. For more info, please visit www.johnweiss.ca. Drop-ins $15, if space permits. No class on Feb 1 and Mar 1.
Instructor: John F Weiss
W Jan 11-Mar 22 10:45 AM-12:00 PM
429025 $117/9 sess

Morning Fit Monday (w/ Harry) (19+ yrs)
A balanced workout emphasizing cardiovascular health, step and low impact conditioning, resistance training, stretching and body alignment. It is encouraged to bring your own equipment such as mats, blocks, straps, blankets, etc. (If required for the program). Drop-ins allowed, if space permits.
Instructor: Harry Wong
M Jan 9-Mar 27 9:15 AM-10:15 AM
429773 $60/12 sess

Nia with Us (19+ yrs)
Nia is a fun and creative way to nurture your body, mind, and spirit. Using soul stirring music, this unique blend of Martial Arts, Healing Arts, and Dance is designed to give you a powerful workout, as well as the opportunity to explore, unleash and heal. Participants are required to bring their own mat to use during floor play. Drop-ins $13.50, if space permits.
Instructor: Helen Spiegelman
Tu Jan 10-Mar 28 9:15 AM-10:15 AM
429931 $144/12 sess
Th Jan 12-Mar 30 9:15 AM-10:15 AM
429930 $144/12 sess
Sa Jan 14-Mar 25 11:15 AM-12:15 PM
429929 $132/11 sess

Pilates Fusion (19+ yrs)
This class uses controlled movements incorporating Pilates and Yoga to improve your flexibility, strength, and endurance. Emphasis is on alignment, breathing, and developing core awareness. It is an all levels practice that consists of a full body work out. You?ll feel amazing after! No Pilates or Yoga experience necessary. For more info visit www.intoyoga.ca. It is encouraged to bring your own equipment such as mats, blocks, straps, blankets, etc. (If required for the program). Drop-ins $16, if space permits.
Instructor: Into Yoga
Tu Jan 10-Feb 14 5:30 PM-6:30 PM
429409 $87/6 sess
Tu Feb 21-Mar 28 5:30 PM-6:30 PM
429414 $87/6 sess

Rise Fit Tuesday (w/ Kristiina) (19+ yrs)
A balanced workout emphasizing cardiovascular health, step and low impact conditioning, resistance training, stretching and body alignment. It is encouraged to bring your own equipment such as mats, blocks, straps, blankets, etc. (If required for the program). Drop-ins allowed, if space permits.
Instructor: Kristiina Oinonen
Tu Jan 10-Mar 28 9:15 AM-10:15 AM
430035 $60/12 sess

Step & Core (w/ Kristiina) – Intermediate Level (19+ yrs)
This is an intermediate level aerobics class for those who want to increase their muscular endurance as well as challenge their cardiovascular system. Choreographed patterns followed by strength training with weights and a core mat work and stretch to finish. It is encouraged to bring your own equipment such as mats, blocks, straps, blankets, etc. (If required for the program). Drop-ins allowed, if space permits.
Instructor: Kristiina Oinonen
Th Jan 12-Mar 30 9:15 AM-10:15 AM
430036 $60/12 sess

Sports

Basketball (Adults) (16+ yrs)
Recreational 3 on 3 basketball – Games are organized by the players. Sign up as a single or register up to one additional person. Spots are held for registered participants for 15 minutes after start time and then may be sold to drop-in players. In person drop-in sign up starts 30 minutes before start time. Completed waiver forms required for participants under 19 years. $5.00 drop in, if space permits. No session on February 20.
Instructor: No Instructor
M Jan 9-Mar 27 7:30 PM-9:30 PM
428776 $55/11 sess
W Jan 11-Mar 29 7:30 PM-9:30 PM
428779 $60/12 sess

Indoor Soccer (Adults) (16+ yrs)
Also known as futsal, this game is played with a smaller, heavier ball. Sign up as a single or register up to one additional person. Spots are held for registered participants for 15 minutes after start time and then may be sold to drop-in players. In person drop-in sign up starts 30 minutes before start time. Completed waiver forms required for participants under 19 years. $5.00 drop in, if space permits.
Instructor: No Instructor
Tu Jan 10-Mar 28 7:30 PM-9:30 PM
428784 $60/12 sess
Th Jan 12-Mar 30 7:30 PM-9:30 PM
428782 $60/12 sess

Martial Arts

Karate – Ku Yu Kai Go-Ju Ryu (Adults) (19+ yrs)
There is no first strike in karate. Go Ju Ryu founder Chogun Miyagi. Find your inner karate kid! Learn Go Ju Ryu karate the style featured in the original Karate Kid movies. Courage. Respect. Perseverance. Prudence. Self-Control. Character. Patience. Courtesy. Friendship. These are the principles of Ku Yu Kai. Shihan George Chan (7th degree black belt) and Sensei Julie Zilber (5th degree black belt) teach classes for all levels and all ages (minimum 6 years) in a friendly class environment. Continuous intake start any time. Progress at your own rate. (Students are taught to control their techniques. For safety reasons, any contact to the head, face, throat, groin and joints is strictly prohibited.) Uniform is optional for beginners. More info at kuyukai.com. Online registration only available for 2 hour sessions ($14/session). To register for the 1.5 hour session ($12/session) or 10% parent &child registration discount, please call the front desk at 604-257-8195. Drop-ins $17 for 1.5 hours or $20 for 2 hours, if space permits. 10% discount when parent & child sign up together.
Instructor: George Chan
Tu Th Jan 3-Feb 9 429041
7:00PM-9:00 PM $168/12 sess
7:00 PM-8:30 PM $144/12 sess
Tu Th Feb 21-Mar 30 429042
7:00 PM-9:00 PM $168/12 sess
7:00 PM-8:30 PM $144/12 sess

Tai Chi – Exploring Yang Style (19+ yrs)
The gentle movements of Tai Chi improve balance, alignment, and range of motion and foster body awareness while promoting relaxation. The widely practiced Yang Style is the foundation for this mixed levels class, where you will gain an understanding of the basics or expand your practice as we work towards learning the classic Long Form. Suitable for all body types and fitness levels. Taught in moderate stance with no extreme moves. Drop-ins $14, if space permits.
Instructor: Jean Kares
Tu Jan 10-Mar 28 7:00 PM-8:30 PM
429754 $144/12 sess

Tai Chi with Adrian (19+ yrs)
An ancient and unique system of health enhancement and self-defense, emphasizing relaxation, balance, coordination and agility. Tai chi incorporates both mental and physical discipline. Suitable for all ages and fitness levels, classes are conducted in a fun and focused manner. All levels welcome. Registration only. No drop-ins.
Instructor: Adrian Rupp
F Jan 6-Mar 31 6:30 PM-7:30 PM
433260 $182/13 sess

Food, Cooking & Gardening

Grow Your Own Microgreens (19+ yrs)
Microgreens are tasty and nutritious greens that can be eaten as a fresh snack or added to salads, smoothies, soups and more. In this Village Vancouver Fairview False Creek South Neighborhood Food Network workshop with Dr. Yael Stav, you’ll learn how to grow your own trays of microgreens at home year-round. We’ll look at the difference between sprouts and microgreens, review the many possible seeds that can be used for starting microgreens, and look into troubleshooting common problems. You’ll prepare your own microgreen tray to take home! All supplies provided. We’ll have a community seed library present – pick up some free seeds, swap or donate seeds. Workshop is free for Seniors (50 and over) – $5 materials cost only. Registration only. No drop-ins.
Instructor: Village Vancouver
Th Jan 26 6:30 PM-8:30 PM
430157 $19/Workshop

Introduction to Organic Gardening (19+ yrs)
Village Vancouver and Fairview False Creek South Neighbourhood Food Network present a workshop covering the basics of planning, preparing and starting a food garden. You’ll learn some simple techniques from Rhiannon Johnson, including starting plants indoors and in the garden, tailored to your space. Be rewarded with the taste of freshly grown veggies this season! We’ll have a community seed library present – pick up some free seeds for your garden, swap or donate seeds. Workshop is $5 for seniors (50 and over). Registration only. No drop-ins.
Instructor: Village Vancouver
W Mar 8 6:30 PM-8:30 PM
430166 $16/Workshop

Zero Waste in the Kitchen and DIY Beeswax Wraps (19+ yrs)
In this Village Vancouver Fairview False Creek South Neighborhood Food Network workshop with Rashmi GC, we’ll talk about how to reduce food waste, package-free grocery shopping, proper segregation of kitchen waste, recycling and composting. Workshop participants will make beeswax wraps to take home with them. We’ll have a community seed library present – pick up some free seeds for your garden, swap or donate seeds. Workshop is free for seniors (50 and over) – $8 materials fee only. Registration only. No drop-ins.
Instructor: Village Vancouver
Sa Feb 25 1:00 PM-3:00 PM
430158 $21/Workshop

Waterfront Activities @ False Creek

Kayak Club (19+ yrs)
An excellent opportunity for certified participants to get out on the water without owning or storing a boat! Join the club and boats can be signed out for up to two hours during our regular hours of operation. Kayak Club members need to have successfully completed an Introduction to Kayaking program that includes solo capsize recovery, both within the past three years. An orientation is also required before getting started. 13-18 year olds need certification and must be accompanied by an adult with certification. Please inquire at the front office for more details. A waiver form is required prior to starting the session.
Instructor: No Instructor
Jan 1-Mar 31 During Operation Hours
431227 $60/Month

SUP Club (19+ yrs)
An excellent opportunity for certified participants to get out on the water without owning or storing a stand up paddle board! Join the club and boards can be signed out for up to two hours during our regular hours of operation. SUP Club members need to have successfully completed a Basic Stand Up Paddle Board course that includes self-rescue within the past three years. An orientation is also required before getting started. 13-18 year olds need certification and must be accompanied by an adult with certification. All participants must know how to swim. Please inquire at the front office for more details. A waiver form is required prior to starting the session.
Instructor: No Instructor
Jan 1-Mar 31 During Operation Hours
431229 $60/Month

Combo Kayak/SUP Club (19+ yrs)
An excellent opportunity for certified participants to get out on the water without owning or storing a boat or a stand up paddleboard! Join the Combo Kayak/SUP Club and boats/board can be signed out for up to two hours during our regular hours of operation. Combo Kayak/SUP Club members need to have successfully completed an Introduction to Kayaking program that includes solo capsize recovery AND a Basic Stand Up Paddle Board course that includes self-rescue, both within the past three years. An orientation is also required before getting started. 13-18 year olds need certification and must be accompanied by an adult with certification for kayaking. All SUP club participants must know how to swim. Please inquire at the front office for more details. A waiver form is required prior to starting the session.
Instructor: No Instructor
Jan 1-Mar 31 During Operation Hours
431231 $108/Month

 

Seniors Programs

Social

Creative Endeavours (55+ yrs)
All are welcome to visit and participate in painting, drawing or your medium of choice. No instructor, but advice, encouragement and friendship for beginners and experienced alike. Some materials are available to share. Bring your own supplies and help us grow.
Instructor: No Instructor
Tu Jan 10-Mar 28 1:00 PM-3:00 PM
430770 FREE

Writers’ Group (55+ yrs)
Join our self-directed writing group. Use this time to write in your own way: Reflections on life memoir, stories of the “old days”, or moments of inspiration. Share your work in a safe and friendly space and build from suggestions. Please note, this program takes place every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month.
Instructor: No Instructor
W Jan 11-Mar 22 1:00 PM-3:00 PM
430974 FREE

Ballroom Dancing (55+ yrs)
Join our hosts, Gabriel and Catherine for a Sunday afternoon of social dancing. This is a social group. Please register with the office in advance and check in at the room entrance. For drop-ins please contact the front desk to add your name on the attendance sheet provided at the room entrance. No registration required.
Instructor: No Instructor
Su Jan 08-Mar 26 1:30 PM-3:30 PM
430767 FREE

Bridge Practice (55+ yrs)
Get a feel for duplicate bridge, typically playing 3 rounds of at least 6 pre-dealt hands with various partners. Pace of play attempts to approximate a real duplicate setting. A working knowledge of bidding and scoring is required as this is a non-instructional program. Facilitated by volunteers. No Class Feb 20.
Instructor: No Instructor
M Jan 09-Mar 27 12:15 PM-3:00 PM
430769 $0.95/Drop-in

Sports

Pickleball Beginner (55+ yrs)
Get active on the court with Pickleball. This sport combines elements of badminton, tennis and table tennis. It is fun and an easy to learn sport that will have you coming back for more! Please note that this program is non-instructional. Sign up as a single or register up to one additional person. Spots are held for registered participants for 15 minutes after start time and then may be sold to drop-in players. In person drop-in sign up starts 30 minutes before start time. Completed waiver forms required for participants under 19 years. $5.00 drop in, if space permits. All equipment supplied. Maximum of 8 players.
Instructor: No Instructor
Su Jan 08-Feb 12 2:15 PM-3:45 PM
430959 $11.40/6 sess
Su Feb 19-Mar 26 2:15 PM-3:45 PM
430960 $11.40/6 sess

Pickleball Lessons- Learn to play (Semi Private) (55+ yrs)
Come try out this popular, easy-to-learn, and exciting sport that combines elements of badminton, tennis & table tennis. This class is designed for beginner players or intermediate beginners who have never played or have only played a few times. Learn the foundation of the game. Proper grip, basic rules, scoring and court positioning from a certified NCCP & IPTPA Pickleball instructor. You will be able to hit the ball correctly and move safely and efficiently around the court. Paddles, balls & all equipment will be provided. This is a semi-private class with only 4 participants. Drop-in’s $29 + GST Space Permitting
Instructor: Mona Lee
Th Jan 12-Feb 16 1:00 PM-2:30 PM
430967 $174/6 sess
Th Feb 23-Mar 30 1:00 PM-2:30 PM
430968 $174/6 sess

Th Jan 12-Feb 16 2:45 PM-4:15 PM
430963 $174/6 sess
Th Feb 23-Mar 30 2:45 PM-4:15 PM
430965 $174/6 sess

Fitness & Health

Osteofit for Life (Thursday with Bill) (55+ yrs)
Emphasis is on improving posture, alignment, strength, balance coordination and agility through safe and specific movements in a comfortable, fun environment. Participants must complete a medical form signed by their family physician.
Instructor: Bill Galloway
Th Jan 12-Feb 16 10:30 AM-11:30 AM
430897 $24/6 sess
Th Feb 23-Mar 30 10:30 AM-11:30 AM
430898 $24/6 sess

Osteofit for Life(Tue-Bill, Fri-Anne) (55+ yrs)
Instructor: Bill Galloway & Anne O’Sullivan
Tu F Jan 10-Feb 17 10:30 AM-11:30 AM
430895 $48/12 sess
Tu F Feb 21-Mar 31 10:30 AM-11:30 AM
430896 $48/12 sess

Zumba Gold (55+ yrs)
ZUMBA® Gold is a low impact dance-fitness class for beginners and seniors that uses zesty Latin music, Salsa, Cha Cha, Cumbia, Merengue, Rock n Roll, (including Twist and Charleston), with easy to follow moves to create a dynamic and fun fitness class. Zumba® Gold strives to improve your balance, strength, flexibility and most importantly the heart. It is a ?feel happy? workout that is great for both the body and the mind. $15.00 + GST/drop in, if space permits. www.zumbavancouver.ca.
Instructor: Zumba Vancouver
W Jan 11-Feb 15 2:30 PM-3:30 PM
430953 $82.50/6 sess
W Feb 22-Mar 29 2:30 PM-3:30 PM
430954 $82.50/6 sess

Education

Workshop: Senior Financial Planning For Government Care (55+ yrs)
Navigating the health care and senior benefits system can be challenging. Many seniors and their families are not prepared when the situation arises, and they are suddenly faced with the research, requirements, paperwork, and often difficult decisions around choosing the best option for their changing needs. Awareness and proper planning can ease the transitions between the varying levels of care.
Instructor: TBD Instructor
Th Jan 12 10:00 AM-11:30 AM
436262 FREE

Food Cooking & Gardening Programs

Food, Cooking & Gardening

Grow Your Own Microgreens (19+ yrs)
Microgreens are tasty and nutritious greens that can be eaten as a fresh snack or added to salads, smoothies, soups and more. In this Village Vancouver Fairview False Creek South Neighborhood Food Network workshop with Dr. Yael Stav, you’ll learn how to grow your own trays of microgreens at home year-round. We’ll look at the difference between sprouts and microgreens, review the many possible seeds that can be used for starting microgreens, and look into troubleshooting common problems. You’ll prepare your own microgreen tray to take home! All supplies provided. We’ll have a community seed library present – pick up some free seeds, swap or donate seeds. Workshop is free for Seniors (50 and over) – $5 materials cost only. Registration only. No drop-ins.
Instructor: Village Vancouver
Th Jan 26 6:30 PM-8:30 PM
430157 $19/Workshop

Introduction to Organic Gardening (19+ yrs)
Village Vancouver and Fairview False Creek South Neighbourhood Food Network present a workshop covering the basics of planning, preparing and starting a food garden. You’ll learn some simple techniques from Rhiannon Johnson, including starting plants indoors and in the garden, tailored to your space. Be rewarded with the taste of freshly grown veggies this season! We’ll have a community seed library present – pick up some free seeds for your garden, swap or donate seeds. Workshop is $5 for seniors (50 and over). Registration only. No drop-ins.
Instructor: Village Vancouver
W Mar 8 6:30 PM-8:30 PM
430166 $16/Workshop

Zero Waste in the Kitchen and DIY Beeswax Wraps (19+ yrs)
In this Village Vancouver Fairview False Creek South Neighborhood Food Network workshop with Rashmi GC, we’ll talk about how to reduce food waste, package-free grocery shopping, proper segregation of kitchen waste, recycling and composting. Workshop participants will make beeswax wraps to take home with them. We’ll have a community seed library present – pick up some free seeds for your garden, swap or donate seeds. Workshop is free for seniors (50 and over) – $8 materials fee only. Registration only. No drop-ins.
Instructor: Village Vancouver
Sa Feb 25 1:00 PM-3:00 PM
430158 $21/Workshop

 

Outdoor & Waterfront Programs

Outdoor Activities

Combo Kayak/SUP Club (19+ yrs)
An excellent opportunity for certified participants to get out on the water without owning or storing a boat or a stand up paddleboard! Join the Combo Kayak/SUP Club and boats/board can be signed out for up to two hours during our regular hours of operation. Combo Kayak/SUP Club members need to have successfully completed an Introduction to Kayaking program that includes solo capsize recovery AND a Basic Stand Up Paddle Board course that includes self-rescue, both within the past three years. An orientation is also required before getting started. 13-18 year olds need certification and must be accompanied by an adult with certification for kayaking. All SUP club participants must know how to swim. Please inquire at the front office for more details. A waiver form is required prior to starting the session.
Instructor: No Instructor
Jan 1-Mar 31 During Operation Hours
431231 $108/Month

Kayak Club (19+ yrs)
An excellent opportunity for certified participants to get out on the water without owning or storing a boat! Join the club and boats can be signed out for up to two hours during our regular hours of operation. Kayak Club members need to have successfully completed an Introduction to Kayaking program that includes solo capsize recovery, both within the past three years. An orientation is also required before getting started. 13-18 year olds need certification and must be accompanied by an adult with certification. Please inquire at the front office for more details. A waiver form is required prior to starting the session.
Instructor: No Instructor
Jan 1-Mar 31 During Operation Hours
431227 $60/Month

SUP Club (19+ yrs)
An excellent opportunity for certified participants to get out on the water without owning or storing a stand up paddle board! Join the club and boards can be signed out for up to two hours during our regular hours of operation. SUP Club members need to have successfully completed a Basic Stand Up Paddle Board course that includes self-rescue within the past three years. An orientation is also required before getting started. 13-18 year olds need certification and must be accompanied by an adult with certification. All participants must know how to swim. Please inquire at the front office for more details. A waiver form is required prior to starting the session.
Instructor: No Instructor
Jan 1-Mar 31 During Operation Hours
431229 $60/Month