Kerrisdale Contemporary Arts Lab

Kerrisdale Contemporary Arts Lab

Kerrisdale Contemporary Arts Lab (K-CAL) All workshops are FREE but pre-registration is required. Call 604-257-8100. Open to 19+ yrs   Bringing Your Story to Life What is it like to create a digital storytelling video about something that is important to you in your life? During this thought provoking and experiential workshop, Danielle, a multi-disciplinary… Continue Reading

An Update on JOA Negotiations

An Update on JOA Negotiations

An Update on JOA Negotiations February 13, 2018 by MyCommunityCentre.com We are still going back and forth with Park Board staff on the Joint Operating Agreement (JOA). Collectively, we feel that we are moving in a positive direction. As individual CCAs, we have specifics that we will need to work through with the Park Board… Continue Reading

2018 AGM Kerrisdale CC Society Board – Feb 21

Kerrisdale Community  Centre Society NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING Wednesday, February 21, 2018 @7:30 pm Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of the members of the Kerrisdale Community Centre Society (the “Society”) will be held at Kerrisdale Community Centre at 5851 West Boulevard, Vancouver, British Columbia. The meeting will start at 7:30pm in… Continue Reading

When Kerrisdale ROCKED!

When Kerrisdale ROCKED!

When Kerrisdale ROCKED! Built in 1949, the Kerrisdale Arena has offered a host of recreational options to the community from skating lessons, roller derby and ice hockey games to concerts by some of the most influential musicians of our time. In 1956, Bill Haley & the Comets ROCKED Vancouver at the Kerrisdale Arena and by the… Continue Reading

Georgia Straight Article on JOA-Oct 4

Georgia Straight Article on JOA-Oct 4

Vancouver park board still trying to get contracts inked with community centre associations The Georgia Straight provided an update on the Joint Operating Agreement process on October 4, 2017. Read about it here. RELATED ARTICLES Oct 3: Community centres closer to agreement with park board | Vancouver Courier Oct 1: Vancouver community centres face deadline to… Continue Reading

Voting Results of Sept 19

Voting Results of Sept 19

Voting Results on Park Board’s Joint Operating Proposal As a result of yesterday’s (Sept 19) General Meeting of Members, there were 496 votes cast. 481:15 voted in favour to reject the Park Board’s April 10 JOA proposal. The Kerrisdale Community Centre Society (KCCS) Board of Directors would like to thank the community of Kerrisdale and surrounding neighbourhoods… Continue Reading

Meetings & Discussions on PB’s JOA – (May-Sept 2017)

Meetings & Discussions on PB’s JOA – (May-Sept 2017)

Park Board April 2017 Proposal: Meetings and Discussions, May – September 2017 At two public meetings in June 2017, Kerrisdale’s community instructed the Kerrisdale Community Centre Society (KCCS) to make every effort over the summer to secure needed changes to the April 2017 Park Board proposal. If such efforts were to prove unsuccessful, meeting attendees… Continue Reading

Pros & Cons of Park Board’s JOA – Apr 10

Pros & Cons of Park Board’s JOA – Apr 10

Park Board’s Proposed Operating Agreement – Pros & Cons  THE PROS: Positive aspects of Park Board’s April 2017 proposed new joint operating agreement (JOA): some disputes can go to arbitration term would be 10 years rather than 2 or 5 legal conflicts with Societies Act and Income Tax Act have been removed increased clarity around… Continue Reading