Winter 2022 Recreation Programs

Winter Programs run January to April
Registration starts Saturday, December 11.
From fitness classes, to dance, tennis drills, and everything in between you can now view our program offerings.

Preteen & Youth Programs Winter 2022

Preteen & Youth Winter Programs Registration starts on Saturday December 11

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Youth Programs

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To register for a program:

  • Copy the program code (e.g. 863521)
  • Go to the False Creek Park Board registration page and paste the program code into the ‘Search by keyword OR number’ field, then click the ‘Search’ button.
  • In order to register, you will need to create an account, if you don’t already have one.

False Creek Youth Office Contact

Youth Leader: Tamara Morrison

Phone: 604-257-8155

Email: Tamara.Morrison@Vancouver.ca

 

Community Youth Development at False Creek CC

Youth services at False Creek Community Centre is a partnership between the Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation and the False Creek Community Association.

The Youth Leader at False Creek Community Centre focuses on developing programs that reflects the principles of the CYD in City of Vancouver; accessible, collaborative, and inclusive. Youth are involved with volunteer opportunities, social activities and program planning in a respectful atmosphere where they are able to implement and work on their decision making skills.

Did you know that False Creek Youth Programs are the most affordable recreational programs in the Granville-Fairview Area?

FCCC offers after-school programs for youth grades 5-12 at very low and affordable rates!

Winter Programs

Preteen

Sports

Floor Hockey (9-12 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. If a participant does not attend the first 2 sessions of the program and the Youth Leader is not provided notice or reasoning for the absences, the participant may be withdrawn from the program to open up spots for other participants.
Instructor: Youth Leader
W Jan 19-Mar 09 5:45 PM-6:45 PM
389007 Free program/8 sess

Day Camp

False Creek Youth Adventures: Spring Break Day Camp (10-13 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, Science World, Cineplex Movie, Swimming and Indoor Mini Golf (schedule subject to change). Waiver forms and schedule will be emailed to participants and available at falsecreek.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: Tamara Morrison
M Tu W Th F Mar 14-Mar 18 10:30 AM-2:30 PM
389006 $150/5 sess

Youth Leadership

Youth Council (Jr.) (Grades 6-7)
Great communities are built with input from all! Come join this leadership group to give back to our False Creek neighborhood while gaining leadership skills and connecting with new people. Help plan activities for other youth, implement your own community projects, assist with special events and partake in a monthly community clean-up. Look no further for a fun way to achieve volunteer hours! Waiver-consent forms are located at the False Creek front desk or from our website www.falsecreekcc.ca/youth Please be mindful that 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. If a participant does not attend the first 2 sessions of the program and the Youth Leader is not provided notice or reasoning for the absences, the participant may be withdrawn from the program to open up spots for other participants.
Instructor: Youth Leader
F Jan 14-Mar 04 4:00 PM-5:00 PM
389085 Free program/8 sess

Social

Boys+ Zone (9-12 yrs)
This program is all about building friendships while having fun learning new skills and getting creative! Activities may include group games, arts & crafts, snack making, air hockey tournaments, video games & more. All male identifying and nonbinary preteens are welcome to join! Waiver-consent forms are available on our website www.falsecreekcc.ca/youth or at the front desk. Register early to avoid disappointment! Programs with low enrolment may face cancellation. Decisions to run a course are usually made 48-72 hours prior to the program start date.
Instructor: Youth Leader
W Jan 19-Mar 09 4:00 PM-5:30 PM
389650 $24/8 sess

Girls+ Zone (9-12 yrs)
This program is all about building friendships while having fun learning new skills and getting creative! Activities may include group games, arts & crafts, snack making, air hockey tournaments, video games & more. All female identifying and nonbinary preteens are welcome to join! Waiver-consent forms are available on our website www.falsecreekcc.ca/youth or at the front desk. Register early to avoid disappointment! Programs with low enrolment may face cancellation. Decisions to run a course are usually made 48-72 hours prior to the program start date.
Instructor: Youth Leader
Th Jan 20-Mar 10 4:00 PM-5:30 PM
389649 $24/8 sess

Friday Night Live Funtivities: Bowling (9-12 yrs)
Activity of the week: Bowling at Grandview Lanes. Mode of transportation: Walking/Public TransitWaiver-consent forms are available on our website www.falsecreekcc.ca/youth or at the front desk. Register early to avoid disappointment! 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 Leader
F Jan 14-Jan 14 6:00 PM-9:00 PM
389652 $18/1 sess

Friday Night Live Funtivities: Air Hockey Tournament & Pizza (9-12 yrs)
Activity of the week: Air Hockey Tournament (in-centre) & pizza! Register early to avoid disappointment! 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 Leader
F Mar 11-Mar 11 6:00 PM-9:00 PM
389660 $3/1 sess

Friday Night Live Funtivities: Bowling (9-12 yrs)
Activity of the week: Bowling at Grandview Lanes. Mode of transportation: Walking/Public Transit Waiver-consent forms are available on our website www.falsecreekcc.ca/youth or at the front desk. Register early to avoid disappointment! 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 Leader
F Jan 14-Jan 14 6:00 PM-9:00 PM
389652 $18/1 sess

Friday Night Live Funtivities: Cineplex Movie (9-12 yrs)
Activity of the week: Movie at Cineplex Theatre Mode of transportation: Walking/Public Transit Waiver-consent forms are available on our website www.falsecreekcc.ca/youth or at the front desk. Register early to avoid disappointment! 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 Leader
F Mar 04-Mar 04 5:30 PM-9:30 PM
389657 $21/1 sess

Friday Night Live Funtivities: Palentine’s Party (9-12 yrs)
Activity of the week: Palentine’s Party (in-centre). Celebrate Valentine’s with your pals with holiday themed treats and games! Register early to avoid disappointment! 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 Leader
F Feb 11-Feb 11 6:00 PM-9:00 PM
389655 $5/1 sess

Friday Night Live Funtivities: Skating (9-12 yrs)
Activity of the week: Skating at Kitsilano or Hillcrest Community Centre Mode of transportation: Walking/Public Transit Waiver-consent forms are available on our website www.falsecreekcc.ca/youth or at the front desk. Register early to avoid disappointment! 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 Leader
F Jan 21-Jan 21 6:00 PM-9:00 PM
389653 $6/1 sess

Friday Night Live Funtivities: Swimming (9-12 yrs)
Activity of the week: Swimming at Hillcrest Community Centre Mode of transportation: Walking/Public Transit Waiver-consent forms are available on our website www.falsecreekcc.ca/youth or at the front desk. Register early to avoid disappointment! 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 Leader
F Feb 25-Feb 25 6:00 PM-9:00 PM
389656 $6/1 sess

Friday Night Live Funtivities: Winter Olympics Viewing Party (9-12 yrs)
Activity of the week: Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony Viewing Party (in-centre). Wear the colour of the country your cheering on or your best Olympic gear and enjoy some snacks and Olympic themed activities while we screen the Winter 2022 Olympic Opening Ceremony! Register early to avoid disappointment! 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 Leader
F Feb 04-Feb 04 6:00 PM-9:00 PM
389654 Free program/1 sess

The Breakfast Crew (9-12 yrs)
Who says Friday nights should have all the fun? Come start your Saturday off right with a light breakfast and some friends! We’ll read or watch some classic cartoons and have some board games and cards available to play. Pajamas are welcome and reusable cups, plates & cutlery are encouraged! Please inform the Youth Leader of any dietary restrictions and allergies. Parents can use this time to take advantage of Granville Island’s free parking until 11am and enjoy the Seawall or Granville Island Public Market just steps away! Register early to avoid disappointment! Programs with low enrolment may face cancellation. Decisions to run a course are usually made 48-72 hours prior to the program start date.
Instructor: Youth Leader
Sa Jan 22-Mar 05 9:30 AM-11:00 AM
389043 $21/7 sess

Bookmark Buddies (9-12 yrs)
Calling all book lovers! Looking for a way to get social while reading? This group will meet on Saturday’s (rain or shine) and walk up to the local Vancouver Public Library (Firehall branch) to look at books or enjoy some time reading with friends! Checking out or returning material is welcome with parent permission (library cards will be required to do so and can be acquired during the first visit with parent consent). Waivers will be available on our website (www.falsecreekcc.ca/youth) or emailed to parents up to 2 weeks prior to the program start. Register early to avoid disappointment! Programs with low enrolment may face cancellation. Decisions to run a course are usually made 48-72 hours prior to the program start date.
Instructor: Youth Leader
Sa Jan 22-Mar 05 11:15 AM-12:30 PM
389044 Free program/7 sess

Youth

Sports

Youth Basketball (10-16 yrs)
Come practice your basketball skills during the rainy and cold winter months! Participants are encouraged to bring their own basketball but we will have some available. Open to all skill sets! (This program is non-instructional). Drop-in is allowed on the day of if spots are available after the first 10 minutes of the program. Don’t forget your 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. If a participant does not attend the first 2 sessions of the program and the Youth Leader is not provided notice or reasoning for the absences, the participant may be withdrawn from the program to open up spots for other participants.
Instructor: Youth Leader
Th Jan 20-Mar 10 6:00 PM-7:00 PM
389651 Free program/8 sess

Special Events

Youth Programs Open House Night (Free!) (9-17 yrs)
Come learn about the programs, facilities & volunteer opportunities we have to offer preteens and youth at False Creek Community Centre through some games, prizes & ice cream sundaes!
Instructor: Youth Leader
F Jan 07-Jan 07 6:00 PM-7:30 PM
389661 Free program/1 sess

Lunar New Year Celebration (3-10 yrs)
False Creek Youth Council invites you to ring in the Lunar New Year with this free family event that will include games, crafts, a small treat and more (this event’s activities are best suited for children 3 to 10 years old). Children must be accompanied by an adult (up to 2 adults per child max.) Space is limited and registration must be done in advance. Register early to avoid disappointment! 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 someone else.
Instructor: Youth Leader
F Jan 28-Jan 28 7:00 PM-8:30 PM
389668 Free event/1 sess

Friday Night Live: BC Family Day Games Night (All ages)
Join us for our free Friday Night Live: BC Family Day Games Night! We will have a selection of board and card games to choose from and will assign each family their own table for the night. All you’ll need to bring are your game faces! Each family will receive their own table to play on. To register, please register 1 person to secure a table (each table can have up to 5 people). Register early to avoid disappointment! 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.
Instructor: Youth Leader
F Feb 18-Feb 18 6:00 PM-8:30 PM
389665 Free event/1 sess

Volunteer Opportunities

Youth Council (Sr.) (Grades 8-12)
Great communities are built with input from all! Come join this leadership group to give back to our False Creek neighborhood while gaining leadership skills and connecting with new people. Help plan activities for other youth, implement your own community projects and assist with special events. Look no further for a fun way to achieve volunteer hours! Waiver-consent forms are located at the False Creek front desk or from our website www.falsecreekcc.ca/youth Please be mindful that 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. If a participant does not attend the first 2 sessions of the program and the Youth Leader is not provided notice or reasoning for the absences, the participant may be withdrawn from the program to open up spots for other participants.
Instructor: Youth Leader
F Jan 14-Mar 04 5:00 PM-6:00 PM
389086 Free program/8 sess

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