Featured Class: Beginner Pottery


Learn to make wonderful ceramic
pieces that are functional or
decorative. We will develop the
basic techniques used to form
pottery on the wheel including
wedging, centering and pulling up
cylinders. Students will learn to
make mugs, bowls, plates and
related objects and will finish them
with a food safe glaze. Clay not
included. Clay must be purchased
from instructor during the first
class. No Class Oct 8, Nov 12.

Instructor: Stephen McGroty (Mon),Estelle Liebenberg (Tue AM) Charmian Nimmo (Tue:PM) Jesselin T’Kenye (Wed/Thu)

Mon Sep 17-Dec 3 6:45-9:45pm
178688 $205/10 sess
Tue Sep 18-Nov 20 11:00am-2:00pm
179508 $205/10 sess
Tue Sep 18-Nov 20 6:45-9:45pm
179509 $205/10 sess
Wed Sep 19-Nov 21 6:45-9:45pm
180158 $205/10 sess
Thu Sep 20-Nov 22 6:45-9:45pm
180174 $205/10 sess
Pottery Studio

Featured Class: Crafts For Kids (5-8yrs)


This one hour class is great for kids who are interested in learning new ways to craft while exploring different and new materials. This summer themed craft class is fun for all ages and let’s kid’s lead in whatever they’re interested in! No Class Oct 6,13.

Instructor: Jordan Moorhead
Sat Sep 15-Oct 27 12:00-1:00pm
180522 $44/5 sess
Sat Nov 3-Dec 15 12:00-1:00pm
180536 $53/6 sess
Bidwell Room

Featured Class: Ballet (3-5yrs)


An introduction to the foundations
of ballet through creative dance.
Aspiring little dancers will explore
coordination, rhythm, spatial
awareness, and cooperation.
Classes will include songs,
movement explorations, basic ballet
steps, games, and a variety of fun
music. Little ones must be able to
stay engaged for the full class
unaccompanied by a parent. Wear
something comfortable and get
ready to dance! Drop In: $8.50,
space permitting. No class Nov 11.

Instructor: Kirby Rae Snell

Tue Sep 18-Dec 11 11.00-11.45am
179528 $102/13 sess
English Bay Room
Sun Sep 23-Dec 16 10:45-11:30am
180546 $94/12 sess
Sun Sep 23-Dec 16 11:30-12:15pm
180547 $94/12 sess
Denman Room

Breakfast with Santa

Breakfast With Santa

Join us for a special breakfast, crafts, entertainment and best of all a visit from Santa himself. This event is an annual sell out so PLEASE purchase your tickets for adults and children in advance to ensure a seat. Pre-registration is required. Children under the age of 2yrs are free unless eating food. If child under 2 is not eating they are allowed to be at event with parent (sitting in lap). Please do not register child under 2 if not eating or taking a paid seat. $5.50/per person.

Sat Dec 8: 10.00-2.00pm
180832 $5.50/Person

Community Tree Decorating

Community Tree Decorating

Join us in the lobby to decorate our holiday tree! Make an ornament to put on the tree and take one home with you. We will also have hot chocolate, goodies and play a holiday movie. Please bring a donation to the Vancouver food bank.

Wed Dec 5th: 3.30-5.00pm
180881 FREE

Holiday Craft Fair

Holiday Craft Fair

This is an annual sell-out event you won’t want to miss! We welcome ONLY handcrafted items to be sold at this event. Line up early for the best table selection. Pick up a vendor info guideline package and vendor contract at the front office. Although this is a non-juried event, we have a limit of 55 tables each day to sell original crafted items only by Artisan crafts. Tables go on sale September 22 at 10:00am. Admission to the Fair is FREE.

Please note: The West End Community Centre reserves the right to ask a vendor to leave or remove articles that do not comply with the Craft Fair protocols and contract. We can revoke an individual’s privilege to participate in future events if the Holiday Craft Fair outlined policies are not respected.

Sat Nov 24: 10:00am-4:00pm 180811
Sun Nov 25: 10:00am-4:00pm 180812

$35/one day rental Auditorium/Lobby

The 2018 Winter Recreation Guide Is Here

Winter Recreation Guide

We are so excited to announce the release of the WECCA Winter 2018 Recreation Guide. We have a ton of great new and returning programs for you at all three centres. Explore the guide or download your copy. Whether you’re looking for activities at Barclay Manor, Coal Harbour, or West End, we have something for everyone. We will also be hosting a whole bunch of events throughout the winter, so stay tuned for those!

Be sure to register for classes early as space is limited and they do fill up fast.

Registration starts online Tuesday, December 12 at 9am and by phone on Wednesday, December 13 at 9am. You can register at recreation.vancouver.ca

If you have any questions about any of the programs, please contact our staff.