Rockin’ in the Park

Sat Jul 8, 11:00am-2:00pm

Free

Join us at Rockin’ in the Park for free entertainment and loads of family fun! The excitement includes: a bouncy castle, mini-golf, face painting, a balloon twister, arts & crafts, caricature artist and much more. This is an event you don’t want to miss! All ages welcome. Parent participation required. Event takes place in Coal Harbour Park (on top of Coal Harbour Community Centre).

Dance at Dusk

Join us at Ceperley Meadow in Stanley Park for some free, fun-filled entertainment!

Learn some new dances – come and dance in beautiful Stanley Park.
No partner necessary. All ages and levels welcome, instruction is provided. Weather permitting.

Ceperley Meadow is located in Stanley Park. Enter on Beach Avenue, left at the first parking lot, near the fire engine by Second Beach Pool.

Monday, June 12 to August 28, 2017

7:00-9:00pm – Royal Scottish Country Dance

Lively dancing to the great music of Scotland – pipes, drums accordions and ddles. You can have lots of fun and get plenty of exercise dancing with members of the Scottish Country Dance Community. Kilts and tartans optional.
Info: 604-922-6842 or 604-224-6751

Tuesday, June 13 to August 29, 2017

7:00-9:00pm – Vancouver International Folk Dancers

Vancouver International Folk Dancers will lead you in line and circle dances from Europe, the Americas and the Middle East. Everyone is welcome. Info: 604-732-9652 or www.vcn.bc.ca/vifd

Music in the Park

Haywood Bandstand in Alexandra Park

1175 Beach Avenue at Bidwell.

Celebrating Hayward Bandstands 104 years of community performances from 1914-2017.

Please remember to bring a picnic and enjoy these free performances. All ages entertainment, everybody welcome.

Sunday, June 25 1:00-3:00pm

Deanna Knight & The Hot Club of Mars

In case of rain, performance rescheduled to Saturday, July 1, 2017.

Sunday, July 9 1:00-3:00pm

Silk Road Music

In case of rain, performance rescheduled to Saturday, July 15, 2017.

Sunday, July 16 1:00-3:00pm

Murfitt and Main

In case of rain, performance rescheduled to Saturday, July 22, 2017.

Sunday, July 23 1:00-3:00pm

SouthVan Big Band

In case of rain, performance rescheduled to Saturday, July 29, 2017.

Sunday, August 13 1:00-3:00pm

Rio Samaya Band

In case of rain, performance rescheduled to Saturday, August 19, 2017.

Sunday, August 20 1:00-3:00pm

Lonesome Sinners

In case of rain, performance rescheduled to Saturday, August 26, 2017

Sunday, August 27 1:00-3:00pm

Patrizia Coletta

In case of rain, performance rescheduled to Saturday, September 2, 2017.

Hawaiian Luau

Thu Aug 3 1:30-3:00pm

Aloha! Time to enjoy summer as though we were in tropical Hawaii. Put on your grass skirts, tacky shirts or lei’s and come join us for an afternoon of dance and delicious food! (Grass skirt not mandatory). Enjoy a live performance by Spirit of the South Seas, great food, and friendly company! This event is co-hosted by WESN and WECCA. Please pre-register by Aug 1. No refunds after Aug 1.

116235 $9/1 sess
Garden Area at Barclay Manor

Featured Class: Calligraphy

Classic Calligraphy Classes

Classic Calligraphy and handwriting for all skill levels. Learn about pens, inks, paper, layout, and illumination. Practice different letter styles including Italics, Roundhand, and Gothic. Learn to write numerals, ampersands and capital letters. Class supply list: lined paper, pen, pencil, and eraser. During the first class, we will discuss specialized pens and other supplies. These extra supplies should cost no more than $20 for the entire session. Sorry, no drop-ins permitted.

Instructor: Angel Strehlen

Sat May 13-Jun 17 2:30-4:00pm

103933 $90/6 sess

Activity Room
Coal Harbour Community Centre

Looking for Summer Day Camp Leaders – Junior and Senior

Summer 2017

The West End & Coal Harbour Community Centres are looking for energetic, enthusiastic and responsible individuals to plan, lead and implement our Summer Day Camp programs for children ages 3 to 13 years.

Qualifications:

– Experience working in a day camp or related setting as a leader or volunteer
– Strong knowledge of age-appropriate activities & out trips for children ages 3 to 13 years
– Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
– Demonstrated leadership & problem solving skills
– Familiarity with working within a budget and tracking expenses
– Demonstrated administrative skills in program planning, word processing and reporting
– Current First Aid/CPR certification
– Ability to work independently and within a team
– Ability & willingness to work within a culturally, economically and socially diverse community

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

– Providing direct leadership, supervision and instruction to Day Camp participants
– Planning, promoting and implementing age-appropriate activities (ie. arts & crafts, games, out-trips) that fit with the weekly theme developed by the Day Camp Managers
– Providing a safe, educational and engaging environment
– Working cooperatively with and being a positive role model to fellow staff and volunteers
– Tracking & reporting petty cash usage on a weekly basis
– Liasing & working with Recreation Staff at the West End & Coal Harbour Community Centres to ensure the efficient operation of Day Camp programs
– Collecting information for medical & waiver forms from participants each week and ensuring that the sign-in &sign-out of children each day is conducted in a safe & efficient manner
– Preparing and submitting feedback for the Day Camps & providing recommendations for future programs

 West Coal – Coal Harbour Junior Senior Leader Posting 2017 – extended

Yoga Core Fit

Yoga Core Fit

All levels welcome to this strengthening core yoga class. Get the heart pumping! Stimulate blood flow and oxygen throughout the body with cardio through Sun Salutations. Back and abdominal strengthening maintains a healthy spine. Hip openers create flexibility and take pressure away from surrounding joints. Drop-in $13, space permitting.

Instructor: Tamara Jones
NEW DATE & TIME FOR WINTER
Sat Feb 18- Mar 18 10:45am-12:00pm
88657 $50/5 sess
Dance Studio
Coal Harbour Community Centre

Nutrition workshops

Register today for one of our spring nutrition workshops. Topics include ‘To Detox or Not,’ breaking up with sugar, chronic stress, leaky gut and weight loss.

Fighting Chronic Stress/Adrenal Fatigue

Thursday, June 15th
7:00pm – 8:00pm
$15/1 sess

Five Secrets to Lose Weight Naturally

Thursday, June 22nd
7:00pm – 8:00pm
$15/1 sess

Hawaiian Hula Dance (3-6 yrs)

Hawaiian Hula for children 3-6 years

In this program, kids learn the basic techniques of Hawaiian and Tahitian dance. Starting with warm-up and floor work, the class then moves into learning choreography routines for the last half of each class. Polynesian dancing is an exciting, and expressive form of dance that also gives children the opportunity to learn about the culture of the Polynesian islands. Drop-in $15.00, if space permits.

Instructor: Kelsey Rogers

Wed Apr 12-Jun 14 3:30-4:25 pm

104981 $76/10 session

Dance Studio
Coal Harbour Community Centre

Ballet: Parent and Tot (2-4 yrs)

Ballet: Parent and Tot (2-4 yrs)

Introduce your little ones to the world of dance. Classes are designed to encourage little dancers to join in and have fun while dancing with mom or dad. Parent participation is required.
Drop-in $12, if space permits.
No class Feb 13, 2017.

Instructor: Meghann McKinnon
Mon Jan 9-Mar 6 10:00-10:30am
88195 $57/8 sess
Dance Studio
Coal Harbour Community Centre