Winter Program registration begins
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Tuesday December 6
By phone call 604-257-8195 ex 1 starting at 10:00am
In person at the Centre starting at 9:00am
starting at 9:00am
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We recommend that you register early.
False Creek Community Association President's Message
Winter is upon us but that is no reason to hibernate. False Creek Community Centre is kicking off the New Year with an OPEN HOUSE on Saturday January 7, 2017. It’s a chance to get to know your community centre and all it has to offer. There will be free demonstration classes, activities for children and families, fitness centre orientations, the opportunity to put forward your program suggestions, a raffle and much more. Come join us in celebrating our community.
See you at the centre.
Eileen Pedde, Vice-President
Breakfast with Santa-SOLD OUT
Satuday December 10, 10:30am-12noon
If you would like to be put on a waitlist click here.
Join us for our annual festive buffet style pancake brunch with themed crafts, games, family entertainment and a visit from Santa. Space is limited and registration must be done in advance in-person or by phone. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Santa is aslo making an appearance at several other community centre in Vancouver. Click here to view events.
Winter Solstice CelebrATION
Wednesday December 21,
The winter solstice marks the gentle shift of our planet’s eternal relationship with the sun. This dance of sun and earth has inspired celebrations of the human spirit, expressed through art and music, throughout the ages.
Our own Winter Solstice Lantern Festival illuminates the darkest night with a multicultural array of lanterns, fire, singing, dancing, music and story telling. Please join us and add your special light to the longest night!
A False Creek Community Association
Partnership with the Secret Lantern Society
Don’t be left lantern-less! Artists from the Secret Lantern Society will help you make your own beautiful lantern. All materials are provided and participants are encouraged to bring pressed leaves and flowers or other decorative elements. Price is per lantern so parent & child can create one lantern together. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Click here to view info about dates and fees.
Looking for a space to hold a private function?
False Creek Community Centre is situated on beautiful Granville Island and offers several rooms available to rent for a variety of private functions.
We offer rental spaces for weddings, birthday parties, meetings, corporate events and other private functions.
Bookings for weddings, parties and other after- hour events can be made up to one year in advance.
Several dates are still available for 2017!
Requests for meetings or events during operating hours will be considered subject to Community Centre programming. Availability will vary by season.
Kitchen facilities may be available upon request and tables and chairs are included in the cost of your rental.
For a list of available rooms, photos and rental rates please visit www.falsecreekcc.ca . To check availability, reserve a room or schedule a viewing, please contact Deanna at 604-257-6998 or email email@example.com.
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BIRTHDAY PARTIES AGES 2-8 yrs
Bounce your way into your Birthday with a Party at False Creek Community Centre on Granville Island.
Your party includes our bouncy castle, a decorated
room, use of the kitchen refrigerator, pizza for the
children and a party leader to set out play equipment
or organize sports/games to keep the party hoppin’.
Children arrive, have one hour in the gym, then go
back to the party room for pizza and cake. We provide
the pizza and you provide the cake and drinks.
Parties are very popular so book early to avoid disappointment.
Please phone the main office at 604-257-8195 or search here with our
on-line registration for available dates. Saturdays & Sundays 12:00 pm-2:00 pm
$165 for up to 12 children and additional $5/child if more than 12 children.
Tennis FOR ALL AGES
Make this your year to begin or to take your game to a whole new level. We offer a comprehensive tennis program through Gord Hauka’s Tennis with courses for the complete beginner to those very advanced.
And new this year are Tennis Express courses, for those who prefer to do a jam-packed weekend of learning rather than attend shorter sessions over multiple weeks.
Paddling on our Beautiful Waterfront at False Creek Community Centre
We have kayaking and canoeing programs to suit most levels of paddlers. Take a full Introduction to Kayaking and learn everything from how to care for equipment to how to do a solo capsize recovery! Or try a Kayak Sampler, where you'll learn some basic strokes then enjoy a recreational paddle in beautiful False Creek.
Click here for our Fall Waterfront Programs (PDF 243kb)
Click here for our Winter 2017 Waterfront Programs (PDF 443kb)
Experienced and certified paddlers can join our Kayak Club or Canoe Club. Take a boat out for up to two hours at a time (see programs here) or call the centre at 604-257-8195
Visit our two level Fitness Centre!
The best kept secret on Granville Island.
Improve or maintain your fitness in our two level centre that features treadmills, crosstrainers, lifecycles, Revmasters (specialized cycles), rowers, specialized rowers, Cybex weight training, Nautilus, cable pulley machines, free weights and a stretch/core room with varied resistance and core training apparatus. More info....
Fitness is for Everyone!
Become aware of the benefits
an active life can grant. Research has shown that a fitness lifestyle
improves muscular balance, circulation, boosts the immune system
and combats stress, fatigue, hypertension, depression and obesity.
Let our staff assist you in creating a fitness lifestyle
Learn more here.