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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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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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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Kerrisdale CC Open House Sat | Jan 11

Kerrisdale CC Open House Auditorium | Saturday, 11 January – 11 am to 1 pm 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. Snacks and swag available plus every entrant

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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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Special Events | All Ages – March to June

  Upcoming Special Events Some pre-registration is required for events. Check the details below or call 604-257-8101 for further assistance.   MARCH Opera Zone All Ages Enjoy an afternoon 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 of pay $5/drop in. Every 1st

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