New JABC Virtual Program – Apply by July 20

Start Your Online Business in 6 weeks! Students from Grade 8 to 12 all across BC are invited to participate in this online program. There is no cost to join us this summer to learn more about business and entrepreneurship and equip yourself with the tools and resources required to start an online business. Learn the essential components of launching a realistic entrepreneurial venture by running your own start-up from idea generation & product development

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Maple Grove Pool re-opens July 20

We are excited to announce that Maple Grove Pool, which is a heated outdoor shallow pool in the Kerrisdale neighbourhood, will re-open on Monday, July 20. Please note that new safety guidelines are in place this year in response to Covid-19. Plan ahead as you will need to buy tickets online for a time slot on the following day. For more information on family friendly Maple Grove Pool, including booking online, click here. — Happy

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PROGRESS ON RE-OPENING KERRISDALE | July 14

1.  As previously reported, the Kerrisdale Summer Day Camp will be held over a six week period at Maple Grove Park starting on July 20th.  The camp, which can accommodate 25 participants is now sold out with a waitlist.  Each week camp participants will form activity groups of 5 campers and a leader.  Social distancing and other Covid-19 control measures will be followed in accordance with the camp safety plan.  2.  Outdoor fitness programming for adults

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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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KCC Face Shields – SOLD OUT (now accepting pre-orders)

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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Social Isolation Gallery

During these unprecedented times, some members of our community have turned to creative expression to interpret the new norms we are living with. Share with us how you and your family are coping with “social isolation during COVID19?” Send us  your drawings, poems, paintings, photos or any other forms of media to feature here, in our new virtual gallery. Open to all ages for our worldwide community! Let us know if, and how, you would

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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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New Board members elected at AGM

Congratulations to our newly elected Board members Each year, half of the Directors on the Kerrisdale Community Centre Society’s (KCCS) Boards’ terms are concluding, which opens these positions for election. On February 19, ten candidates (4 incumbents and 6 new candidates were elected to the KCCS Board of Directors at the Annual General Meeting. Click here to view their bios.

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Meet the Board in Person Sat | Jan 11

Meet the Board at the Open House Sat | Jan 11 Did you know that the Kerrisdale Community Centre is jointly operated by a non-profit society called the Kerrisdale Community Centre Society (KCCS) and the Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation? For over 75 years, the KCCS has been driven by skilled, passionate and caring volunteers. People like you, who have taken an active role in becoming a KCCS Board Member, Committee Member or volunteer,

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Upcoming Events | All Ages Dec-Jan

Upcoming Events Some pre-registration is required for events. Check the details below or call 604-257-8101 for further assistance. DECEMBER Opera Zone  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 door to show your registration card or pay a $5/drop-in. Sunday  2:00-4:00PM | Dec 1, Jan 5,

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