WECCA Spring 2017 Program Guide

The WECCA Spring 2017 Recreation Guide is Here!

All of the spring months’ programs for the West End Community Centre, Coal Harbour Community Centre, and Barclay Manor have been announced. Popular programs for adults like the West End Indoor Cycling will be making a return, while some fun and new programs are being introduced. We are also adding more children’s programs at both West End and Coal Harbour Community Centres.

Register Early

Registration for our Spring Programs opens on Monday, March 6th 9:00am (online/in-person) and Tuesday, March 7th 9:00am (phone-in). You can register for programs online at the City of Vancouver website. Be sure to register early as many programs will fill up fast. Registration is required for most programs as they need a minimum enrolment to run. If there is not enough interest in the program, it will either be cancelled or postponed prior to the first class.

 

Pilates Day – Spring 2017

Saturday, May 6th, 2017

Pilates Day as designated by the Pilates community throughout the world. Join us in celebration, at the West End Community Centre, with a 90 minute intermediate level Pilates Mat Master Class taught by Fran Hinton. This flowing class will incorporate the classic movements and variations known as “Pilates Mat”. Be prepared to continually move throughout the length of the class. Not recommended for beginners. Please register.

Instructor: Fran Hinton
Sat May 6 12:30-2:00pm
99110 Free
Dance Studio

An Intro to Personal Style and Branding

An Intro to Personal Style and Branding

Are you frustrated with your job search? Is networking not working or new clients and referrals difficult to come by? Whatever you’re doing, either socially or professionally, others’ first impressions of you can literally make or break your success. Learn the skills you need to succeed such as: captivating your audience, improving your communications on & offline, and getting your emails answered. Find out why it’s more critical than ever to develop your own personal style brand to stand out from the crowd. Go beyond just getting noticed and be remembered!

Instructor: Jude Gorgopa,
reinvention consultant, multicertified coach, & Founder of Clout Et Cetera & The Fundamentals of Clout with over 20 years of international experience.
Sat Feb 18-Feb 25 1:00-3:30pm
87206 $65/2 sess
Meeting Room 3
West End Community Centre

Teen Stick and Puck

Teen Stick and Puck

The West End Community Centre’s Teen Stick and Puck program requires full equipment, including cage helmet. All levels are welcome, and basics ice skating skills are recommended. Tickets go on sale 30 minutes before the start of the session at the front office. WECCA membership required. Skates are included in the drop-in fee. For more information, call the Youth Worker at 604 718 6210

Fridays, January 6-March 3
4:15 to 5:00pm $3/drop-in
West End Community Centre

Playtime (children under 5)

Playtime (children under 5)

Your child will love running, tumbling and riding on bikes and cars! Parent participation is required. Parents are requested to assist with set-up and take down of play equipment. A child that can crawl must pay the drop-in fee. Drop-in program; no registration necessary. No program Jan 21 & 30, Feb 13, March 13-25.

Jan 2-Mar 31
M/Th/F Playtime 9:30-11:30am
Tue Playtime 9:15-11:15am
Wed Bouncy Castle 3:00-5:00pm
Sat Playtime 9:30-11:00am
West End Community Centre

Teen Immigrant Buddy Program (13-18 yrs)

Teen Immigrant Buddy Program (13-18 yrs)

Are you a recent new immigrant or refugee youth living in Canada? This program is for you! This Free program is open to all teens going to King George Secondary or living in the West End. The Teen Buddy Program connects new immigrant youth to the West End (Buddies) with peers who are familiar with the city (Hosts). New immigrants have a smoother shift into life in the West End and hosts open their minds to the vibrant cultures which surround them. The program runs Thursday’s during the school year and involves weekly lounge and lunch sessions as well as a variety of activities such as: movies, bowling and other great out trips.

If you are interested in joining or want more information, please contact the Community Youth Worker in the Youth Office at 604.718.6210 for more information.

Thursdays January 19-March 9