Upcoming Events | All Ages Dec-Jan

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, Feb 2, Mar 1
$10 annual Opera Zone card required

 

Christmas in Brass
Enjoy an afternoon with VCC’s large brass ensemble. Hear this 20 member ensemble of trumpets, horns, trombones, euphoniums and tuba perform a wide variety of music composed or arranged for brass. Part of the concert will feature a selection of seasonal carols, so bring your best singing voice to join in or simply sit back and enjoy.
Wednesday 4:30 PM | Dec 04 | Seniors Lounge
Drop-In | FREE

 

Brock House | Kerrisdale Hand Bell Ringers Christmas Hand Bell & Carols
Join us for an afternoon of music, singalong carols & refreshments!
Sunday  2:00 PM | Dec 13 | Seniors Lounge  
Drop-In | FREE

 

Holiday Movie Night! – (watch this space)
More details about this event will be out early December
Friday 5:00-7:00 PM Dec 8  
ALL AGES (Brought to you by the Kerrisdale Youth Leaders)

JANUARY

Kerrisdale CC Open House All ages
Join us for Kerrisdale Community Centre’s Open House! Come meet our Instructors and learn about some of our NEW and most popular programs. Enjoy some light snacks and refreshments and learn about what the Community Centre has to offer. This event has something for everyone and the best part is it’s all FREE.
Saturday 11:00 AM-1:00 PM Jan 11
251458 | FREE

 

Youth Volunteer Orientation 13-18 yrs
Learn about all of our Winter volunteering opportunities and work with staff and other volunteers making a safe and fun community. We will play some games and discuss volunteering opportunities at the centre and around the city. Note: due to the large interest, not all attendees will be guaranteed volunteer shifts. Please sign up in advance.
Wednesday 4:00 PM-5:30 PM Jan 15
249146 Free | Registration Required

 

Chinese New Year Celebration Dance/Cake 55+ yrs
Learn the history, customs, and tradition behind the celebration of the Chinese New Year Festival. Instructor Jessica Yue will first perform Chinese Fan, Ribbon, Handkerchief, Drum Classic dance, doing some basic dances with Chinese New Year music on the chair with children and families just hand movement and show you how to make sesame balls or baked rice cake also known as “New Year Cake”. You’ll get a chance to sample each of the sesame balls or New Year Cakes as well.
Friday 12:45 PM-1:45 PM Jan 24
249470 $5/1 sess
Instructor: Jessica Yue

 

FEBRUARY

Family Day All ages
British Columbia is celebrating its 7th Annual Family Day! The event will include arts & crafts, games and play equipment. Event details will be available in late-January.
Monday 1:00 PM-2:30 PM Feb 17
249094 FREE

 

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

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

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

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

Kerrisdale Community Centre is Life-Changing

Kerrisdale Community Centre is Life-Changing

Kerrisdale Community Centre is Life-Changing Just back from an active vacation in the UK and Croatia, Janet Polonijo immediately credited the Kerrisdale Community Centre with helping her to take that type of holiday. “I have a personal trainer and am in the exercise room several times a week,” she explained. “Being able to work out here has been… Continue Reading

A Sense of Belonging

A Sense of Belonging

A Sense of Belonging When Mary Anne Davies moved back to Vancouver in 2005, after several decades in Ontario, she knew she wanted to live in the Kerrisdale area – and that she wanted to be involved in the community. And she is very involved. Mary Anne is the Past Chairperson for the Seniors’ Council… Continue Reading