Workshop Calendar

Workshop Calendar

 

Workshop Calendar
HEALTH & WELLNESS | EDUCATIONAL

Pre-registration is required for all workshops. Call 604-257-8100 to confirm your space.

 

DECEMBER

 

How to Make Christmas Cards in Watercolour 19+ yrs

Learn how to make your own beautiful Christmas cards with various watercolour techniques. You leave at the end of the workshop with up to four original Christmas cards. All materials provided.
Sa 3:00 pm-7:00 pm Dec 14
236801 $57/1 sess
Su 1:00 pm-5:00 pm Dec 22
236802 $57/1 sess
Instructor: Mohammad Atashzad

 

Hyper Tension 55+yrs

We review the effects of high blood pressure. The workshop discusses the need to monitor blood pressure, treatment options, and the importance of prompt diagnosis.
Th 11:00 AM-12:00 PM Dec 19
237721 Free, registration required
Instructor: COSCO

 

JANUARY

 

How to Make Christmas Cards in Watercolour 19+ yrs

We all know that buying or selling real estate in Vancouver is a high-stakes enterprise, and knowing what to watch out for are keys to making informed decisions. In this educational seminar, we’ll review market conditions, the best markets for buying and selling, the steps in buying and selling a condo or a house, financing, all aspects of downsizing, and what you should expect from your Realtor® to ensure your interests are protected. Maureen Stout, Ph.D., is a Realtor® with Sutton Group West Coast Realty, and a former university professor and author. Paul Richard, MBA, is a former CEO and business coach. Everyone is welcome! Free but please pre-register.

We 7:00 pm-9:00 pm Jan 15
249553 Registration required | 1 sess FREE
Instructor: Maureen Stout

 

**NEW**Diabetes Education Workshop 19+ yrs

Join Save on Foods Pharmacy Team as they will be educating on Diabetes risk factors, prevention and medication management options. Educational presentation in the morning and Diabetes/Prediabetes screening and clinic in the afternoon. Bring your questions!
Fr 10:00 AM-12:00 PM Jan 17

249444 Registration required | 1 sess FREE
Instructor: Save On Foods Pharmacy

 

**NEW**Diabetes/Prediabetes Screening 19+ yrs

Diabetes/Prediabetes screening and clinic.
Fr 10:00 AM-12:00 PM Jan 17
249365 Registration required | 1 sess FREE
Instructor: Save On Foods Pharmacy

 

**NEW**Falls Prevention 55+ yrs

We review the alarming impact falls have on the well-being of seniors and identify hazards that contribute to the likelihood of falls. We recommend safeguards and demonstrate exercises to improve balance and strength.

Th 11:00 AM-12:00 PM Jan 23
249378 Registration required | 1 sess FREE
Instructor: COSCO Seniors Health And Wellness Institute Society

 

**NEW**Financial Literacy Budgeting Money for Youth 13-18 yrs

Are you interested in having your children learn about the value of money at a young age? Budgeting is one of the foundations for financial success. This seminar will teach children the value of money, how to budget and track their budget plan to have a strong start in financial management.
Th 4:00 PM-4:45 PM Jan 23
256799 Registration required | 1 sess FREE
Instructor: RBC

 

Keep Fit With Your Walker (Modified Fitness) Workshop 55+ yrs

Did you know that your walker is an exercise tool? Learn how to use your walker to help maintain your strength and independence. The workshop will focus on some exercises to improve your balance and is specifically designed for older adults who use walking aids. Caregivers and Family members welcome to attend! Don’t forget to bring your walker!
Th 1:30 PM-2:30 PM Jan 9
249408 $10
| 1 sess
Th 1:30 PM-2:30 PM Feb 1
2454274 $10
| 1 sess
Th 1:30 PM-2:30 PM Mar 12
254275 $10
| 1 sess
Instructor: Carola Von Hahn

 

Kambucha Workshop 19+ yrs

In this class, we will start with tasty samples and conversations about Kombucha and everyone’s experiences with it. We will learn about the benefits, process, what supplies we will need, and techniques for flavouring and carbonating. This will be a hands-on workshop and participants will get to bring their Kombucha starter kit home with them. We will also brew a fresh batch of Kombucha together. All supplies are included in the workshop fee.
Sa 1:00 PM-3:00 PM Dec 21
233252 $25 | 1 sess
Sa 1:00 pm-3:00 pm Jan 18
249862 $25
|1 sess
Sa 1:00 pm-3:00 pm Feb 08

249863 $25 | 1 sess
Sa 1:00 pm-3:00 pm Mar 07
249864 $25 | 1 sess
Instructor: Sharon Lee

 

Maple Grove Pool

Maple Grove Outdoor Pool – [closed for the season] Located at 6875 Yew Street Phone: 604-266-9512 This is a large heated outdoor wading pool. It’s a perfect place to learn to swim, have a family picnic, or cool from the hot sun. Enjoy a treat from the concession, use the playground, play water basketball, or… Continue Reading

Opera Zone – Jan 5

Opera Zone – Jan 5

Opera Zone Sundays Dec 1, Jan 5, Feb 2, Mar 1 from 2:00 PM-4:00 PM All Ages Enjoy an afternoon of listening to arias sung by Gerard Satamian and others, accompanied by a piano. A $10 annual registration fee is required to attend Opera Zone performances for the year. You will be asked at the… Continue Reading

KERRISDALE PLAY PALACE

Kerrisdale Play Palace 5670 East Boulevard Vancouver, BC (Corner of East Boulevard and 41st, behind McDonalds) Arena Office: 604-257-8121 The Kerrisdale Play Palace is a giant, indoor playground located in the Kerrisdale Cyclone Taylor Arena. The Play Palace is ideal for families with children 12 years and under. The playground includes: Two inflatable bouncy castles An… Continue Reading

Kerrisdale Community Garden

Kerrisdale Community Garden

  Welcome to the Kerrisdale Community Garden (KCG).   The Kerrisdale Community Garden (KCG) is a collaborative association of 21 plot holders who work together to: grow vegetables and flowers in an organic and pesticide-free manner collaborate on community based projects enjoy the harmony and good feeling that comes from honest satisfying work in a beautiful… Continue Reading

Music Lessons

Music Lessons

Why should you take group or private music lessons? Private lessons aren’t just for kids either! Many adults find that private music lessons offer a sense of satisfaction, while developing new skills. Are you interested in learning to play an instrument? Kerrisdale Community Centre offers private music instruction to students of all ages interested in… Continue Reading

Wushu, Chinese Martial Arts

Wushu, Chinese Martial Arts

Wushu; a Chinese Martial Arts at Kerrisdale Community Centre   Wushu, a form of Chinese Martial Arts, is an exciting and modern way of performing the art of fighting. This style has gained recognition through the Hollywood action films. Our classes will focus on developing a positive attitude, discipline, and respect. Wushu helps develope co-ordination,… Continue Reading

Group Fitness Classes

Group Fitness Classes

Aerobics Classes Designed for All Levels Get Fit in a Group Class Try something new or push yourself to a new level of strength and health. Choose Classic Stretch, Cardio Step, Gentle Fit, Cardio Combo and many more options to choose from. Our energetic instructors make classes fun, welcoming and suitable for every level. Get… Continue Reading

VOLUNTEER PIANIST(s) for SENIORS CHOIR

VOLUNTEER PIANIST(s) for SENIORS CHOIR

VOLUNTEER PIANIST(s) for SENIORS CHOIR KERRISDALE SENIORS SINGERS is a mixed voice volunteer community choir of 26 members. The Choir was established in mid 1970’s. Established in the mid 1970’s, the choir practices on Thursdays from 9:30 to 11:30 am at the Kerrisdale Seniors Centre. We perform 12 concerts a year at seniors’ residences, care… Continue Reading