Summer Daycamp 2020

Summer Day Camp at Kerrisdale

The Kerrisdale Community Centre Society (KCCS) will operate day camps at Maple Grove Park for seven weeks beginning July 20. The day camps will include activities ranging from arts, dance, sports, walks, and games for children and youth, ages six to 12. Maple Grove has access to playgrounds, washrooms, and field houses. On-line registration for day camps opens June 29 at 9 am. https://vancouver.ca/people-programs/daycamps-at-community-centres.aspx.  Telephone registration begins Monday June 29 at 12pm. Phone: 604-257-3050 ext. 2.

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PROGRESS ON RE-OPENING KERRISDALE | June 25

Day camps to be offered this summer at neighbourhood parks and VanDusen Botanical Garden Day camps are set to begin operating this summer at 18 neighbourhood parks in Vancouver and VanDusen Botanical Garden. The Vancouver Park Board and Community Centre Associations (CCAs) will operate day camps in parks for seven weeks beginning July 20, while the Vancouver Botanical Gardens Association (VBGA) will operate nature camps for eight weeks at VanDusen Garden beginning June 29. “Day

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KCC Face Shields now available!

As we all start venturing out to resume work and play, don’t let your guard down and don these cool, comfy to wear, easy to clean, strong yet durable face shields that will not fog up with breath or exercise. Our custom made Kerrisdale Community Centre Face Shields are locally made in Kits and fit children and adults 9 to 99-yrs. These quality PET shields are larger (10″x13″), thicker (.020) and clearer than acetate shields

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#KCCFitnessChallenge

Have you checked out the Kerrisdale Community Centre’s Fitness Challenge? Kerrisdale Community Centre is hosting an online Fitness Challenge each week during the month of June. Anyone can take part in the challenge so why not challenge your friends or family members!  Everyone who completes a horizontal or vertical row of activities and shares their accomplishments through Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram using #KCCFitnessChallenge and mentioning @KerrisdaleCC has a chance to win a $25 KCCS gift certificate*

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Community Centre Association Member Survey

Amazing!  Over 5,400 community centre users responded to the survey asking for opinions about reopening Vancouver’s community centres! Patrons told us how much they value our community centres and how keen they are to have them open again.  While all the responses have not been collated yet, it’s clear that there’s a huge need for summer day camps for children and outdoor exercise programs for everyone.  The Kerrisdale Community Centre Society will do its best

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Looking for Activities for Children?

Our neighbouring cities have posted some suggestions that you can check out. Gymnastics and other physical activities for children including visual arts, music and theatre Summer camps starting July Suggestions for art and cooking projects for children Outdoor programs throughout June for families and school age children There are suggestions for pre-schoolers, children 6-12 and youth Note: Click on any of the above images to open a new webpage. Some online programs and resources for

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Presidents Message – Spring 2020

Presidents Message – Spring 2020 As we enter the second decade of the 21st century the Kerrisdale Community Centre Society (Society) enters its 78th year. First incorporated in 1943 to address challenges of finding recreational pursuits for local youth the Society worked with local businesses and residents, and with the City to construct the arena (1949), and the community centre (1955). While showing some wear, these facilities have held up well. We are now entering

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KEEP Workshops 2020 – Are You Ready!?

VECTOR Ham Radio Testing and Demonstration KEEP (Kerrisdale Earthquake & Emergency Preparedness) Workshop – All Ages Come watch VECTOR Ham Radio operators test out our new emergency Ham Radio they built for Kerrisdale! They will be happy to answer your Ham Radio questions and maybe even let you give this one a try! Sa 2:00 pm-4:00 pm Mar 07 | Drop-in – FREE Venue: Kerrisdale CC Seniors Centre Lobby     Neighbourhood Disaster Readiness Workshop

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Monarch Newsletter (55+yrs) – March

Monarch Newsletter | March 2020 Get all the latest information on seniors news, programs, workshops and events for adults 55+yrs without leaving your home and save our trees! Here’s just a sample: Thursday Socials & St Patrick’s Day Special Lunch $9 – page 2 Bus Trips to Steveston (Mar 11) and Ft Langley (Mar 25) – page 4 Book Sale (Mar 5, 19 & 26 from 9:30 pm to 1:00 pm) – page 5 Daily Lunch

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