Emergency Preparedness Sessions-Jun 16

Emergency Preparedness Sessions-Jun 16

 

Emergency Preparedness Workshops

KerrisdaleEarthquake&EmergencyPreparedness(KEEP)isagroupofcommunityvolunteershelpingtoprepareKerrisdaleindividuals,businesses,organizationsandothersformajoremergencies&disasterssuchasearthquakes,wildfires,urbanfires,floods,extremeweatherevents&more.Theiraimistobuildpreparedness,strengthenresilience,expediterecoveryandreducesuffering&loss. *Individual&FamilyEarthquake&EmergencyPreparedness–learnactionsyoucantakenowtoprotectyourself,othersandpetsintheeventofanemergencyordisaster.June16,9:30–11a.m.RepeatedJuly14,9:30–11am.KerrisdaleSeniorsCentre *MapYourNeighbourhood–learnhowtoprepare&organizeyourimmediateneighbourstoworkasateamtosavelives,protectvulnerablepeople&pets,reducelossandrecoverfasterafteradisaster.SessionsfollowtheJune16&July14PreparednessSessionsabove–11:15amtonoon. *DisasterSupportHub(DSH)TableTopExercise–SeenthesignattachedtotheKerrisdaleCommunityCentre?ADSHisadesignatedlocationwhereyoucancometoofferorreceivecommunityassistance,resources,servicesandinformation.Attendthisexercisetobepreparedandhelp.July16,6:30–8pm.RepeatedAug.20,6:30–8pm.KerrisdaleCommunityCentre ForregistrationandinformationonhowtobecomeinvolvedwithKEEP,emailusat:KerrisdaleEmergency@gmail.com

Kerrisdale Earthquake & Emergency Preparedness (KEEP) is a group of community volunteers helping to prepare Kerrisdale individuals, businesses, organizations and others for major emergencies & disasters such as earthquakes, wildfires, urban fires, floods, extreme weather events & more. Their aim is to build preparedness, strengthen resilience, expedite recovery and reduce suffering & loss.

*Individual & Family Earthquake & Emergency Preparedness – learn actions you can take now to protect yourself, others and pets in the event of an emergency or disaster. June 16, 9:30 – 11 a.m. Repeated July 14, 9:30 – 11 am. Kerrisdale Seniors Centre

*Map Your Neighbourhood –learn how to prepare & organize your immediate neighbours to work as a team to save lives, protect vulnerable people & pets, reduce loss and recover faster after a disaster. Sessions follow the June 16 & July 14 Preparedness Sessions above – 11:15 am to noon.

*Disaster Support Hub (DSH) Table Top Exercise – Seen the sign attached to the Kerrisdale Community Centre? A DSH is a designated location where you can come to offer or receive community assistance, resources, services and information. Attend this exercise to be prepared and help. July 16, 6:30 – 8pm. Repeated Aug. 20, 6:30 – 8pm. Kerrisdale Community Centre

For registration and information on how to become involved with KEEP, email us at: KerrisdaleEmergency@gmail.com

 

Opera Zone

Opera Zone

Opera Zone Sundays Jul 7 & Aug 4 from 2:00 PM-4:00 PM All Ages Enjoy an afternoon of listening to arias sung by Gerard Satamian and others, accompanied by 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… Continue Reading

Kerrisdale Welcoming West Boulevard Pathway Project

Kerrisdale Welcoming West Boulevard Pathway Project

Kerrisdale Welcoming West Boulevard Pathway Project This project came out of a desire from the community to enhance the front entrance green areas and pathways of the building to make it more accessible and welcoming. This project was supported by the Vancouver Park Boards Neighbourhood Matching Fund, the Kerrisdale Community Centre Society, Park Board Operations… Continue Reading

Keep Kerrisdale Cozy!

Keep Kerrisdale Cozy!

Help the Kerrisdale Youth Leaders   KEEP KERRISDALE COZY! Donate your new or gently used mittens, scarves, toques and socks during the week of  December 3– December 9!  All donations go to help families in the Kerrisdale Community, as well as Avalon Women’s Shelter. Monday December 3—Friday December 7 donate your items between 4 and 6… Continue Reading

Public Info Session on Electoral Reform – Nov 13

Be informed before you VOTE! Are you wondering what the proposed electoral reform would mean? Listen to our speakers from both sides of the electoral reform debate to explain which system BC should use for provincial elections. SUZANNE ANTON – VOTE NO on proportional representation ANTONY HODGSON – VOTE YES on proportional representation The session will… Continue Reading

Arts Film Series-Sep 10

Arts Film Series-Sep 10

Kerrisdale Contemporary Arts Lab Film Series – Ingmar Berman’s The Magician Monday September 10, 6:30 PM-9:00 PM Free (19+ yrs) Bergman’s profound and entertaining masterpiece is set in 19th century Sweden. Max van Sydow stars as the hypnotist/illusionist, Albert Emmanuel Vogler. With four assistants, he travels by horse-drawn carriage from town to town, performing his… Continue Reading

Canada Day Celebration-July 1

Canada Day Celebration-July 1

  Canada’s 151st Birthday Celebration! Sunday July 1 Come and join the community in celebrating. In Seniors Centre: 11:45am-12:45pm Hot dogs & drink $2 1:00pm…………Flag Raising Ceremony 1:15- 3:00pm ……………… Entertainment includes: Brock House/Kerrisdale Seniors, Chinese Folk Dance and more. Serving cupcakes & raffle. 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

History of Kerrisdale Arena

History of Kerrisdale Arena

  History of Kerrisdale Arena Rocking and rolling through November 2016 to June 2017 artists Lisa g Nielsen and Rene Cherrie will fuse sound and image exploring the exciting history of Kerrisdale Arena. Community members will be invited to collaborate with stories, vision, music, art and more to create an immersive video and sound installation… Continue Reading