Featured Class: Violin Lessons (5 yrs +) – NEW!
Join as a complete beginner or tune up your violin skills. Students of all ages and levels are welcome! Learn the violin in a supportive environment with a dedicated instructor, who will also provide you with information on how to get the appropriate size and type of violin. These 30 minute private lessons will be taught in English.
Instructor: Ali Nourbakhsh
Sun Sep 8-Dec 8 10:00am-2:30pm
240014-41 $322/14 sess
Thu Sep 12-Dec 12 9:00am-11:00am
241043-47 $322/14 sess
Featured Class: Animals, ABC’s and You! (3-5 yrs)
We will learn an animal themed story and song and enjoy alphabet based activities including games and crafts. Mistin is enthusiastic to share and transform her former elementary school teacher experience into an hour of interesting fun for everyone! Children will need to be fully potty trained. Drop-ins $10.00 if space permits.
Instructor: Mistin Wilkinson
Thu Sep 12-Nov 14 11:30am-12:30pm
239950 $93/10 sess
Organized by West End Neighbourhood Food Network, we share information, organize food and gardening workshops, save and give out seeds, produce the West End Urban Garden Calendar, explore possibilities for creating more gardening spaces in the West End, and engage in other food and gardening related activities. In addition, our WeBee pollinators group will be giving out Mason bee houses (while supplies last), and kids (of all ages) can take a picture with WeBee. Each month we hold a discussion/present a short talk or engage in a food and/or gardening related activity of interest to West Enders and others. April – Exploring the West End Urban Gardening Calendar, May – How to Create a Village in the City, June – Seed Packet Party. All ages welcome, whether you currently have a garden or not! Preceded by Village Vancouver’s and WENFN’s monthly Community Potluck, Seed Library & Workshop (separate registration required).
Instructor: West End Food Network
Sun Sep 15 2:30pm-3:30pm
Sun Oct 20 2:30pm-3:30pm
Sun Nov 17 2:30pm-3:30pm
Rally-O is a sport based on the obedience practice of active warm-up
and freestyle exercises. It requires teamwork between dog and handler along with performance skills similar to obedience. The handler proceeds around a course of 10-20 designated stations with the dog in heel position. At each station, a sign provides instructions regarding the specific exercise required of the dog.
Wed Oct 23-Nov 27 7:40-8:40pm
238866 $179/ 6 sess
Join us for unstructured fun and organized play in a classroom setting with ECE trained staff. Parents can enroll their child in one or multiple days. Advance registration into the Little Sprout Preschool is given to families enrolled in this program. Post dated cheques or credit card must be submitted at time of registration. For more information about program or registration, please call Christina at
604-257-8464. This program does not run on seasonal/statutory holidays and school professional days. Registration for 2019-2020 is for children born in 2017 only.
$40 non-refundable reg. fee
Featured Class: Yoga for Seniors *New Additional Day*
This class is for older men and women at all fitness levels, including those with some physical challenges. Adapted to safely meet your needs, by a yoga teacher with 49 years’ experience. Each class provides a balanced full body workout, designed to build strength as well as flexibility, better posture and breathing, and deeper levels of relaxation.
Activity Code: 236935
Date: Sept 11-Oct 30 (no class Oct 25)
Activity Code: 236936
Date: Nov 6-Dec 18
Location: Class is held in the Basement at Barclay Manor 1447 Barclay St.
This casual group meets to play bridge and socialize. Bring a friend and come and play. Beginners and newcomers are
always welcome! Purchase your tickets at WECC: $5/10 tickets or register for the full season. No session Sept 2, Oct 14, Nov 11
Instructor: No Instructor
Mon Jul 8-Aug 19 1:00-4:00pm
225756 $5/10 tickets
Mon Sep 9-Dec 23 1:00-4:00pm
234975 $5/14 sess
Basement at Barclay Manor
This program for older adults will give you the chance to learn to apply watercolour painting by exploring the medium’s full potential. Learn to use water, paper, colour, and brushes to create an endless variety of tones and atmosphere in your painting. We will focus on landscape painting techniques and studies of nature (flowers). M. Reza Atashzad has over 30 years experience in teaching drawing and painting at his own Atashzad Academy of Art. He has also been teaching different art programs at several community centres in Vancouver since 2011. He has published more than 700 watercolour paintings, such as greeting cards, posters, albums, and books. Visit: www.atashzad.com. No class Oct 24.
Instructor: Reza Atashzad
Thu July 4-Aug 15 10:00am-12:00pm
226289 $104.65/7 sess
Thu Oct 3-Dec 5 10:00am-12:00pm
237360 $134.55/9 sess
Basement at Barclay Manor
Featured Class: Calligraphy
Calligraphy and handwriting for all skill levels. Learn about pens, inks, paper, layout and illumination. Practice different letter styles including: Italics, Copperplate, Roundhand, and Gothic. Learn to write numerals, ampersands and capital letters. Class supply list: lined or graph paper, pen, HB pencil, and white eraser. During the first day, we will discuss specialized pens and other supplies and you will have the opportunity to try different
pens, inks and papers. You will get information about suppliers and products for the next session where we will practice penmanship and layout. Sorry, no drop-ins permitted.
Instructor: Angel Strehlen
Sun Oct 20-Oct 27 1:00-5:00pm
239709 $85/2 sess