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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
Acrobatic Dance 4-6 yrs
Leap, twirl and spin in this high energy class which involves ribbons, hoops and other fun props. Great for coordination, balance and kids learn fun new tricks to show to friends and family. More info www.kirbysnelldance.com. $10/drop-in. No class Feb 11 & April 15.
Saturdays Ongoing to Apr 22, 10:45am to 11:30am REGISTER HERE $110.50
Baby Sign Language
Did you know that babies understand and can communicate long before they are able to speak? Using songs and games, learn basic American Sign Language (ASL), hand gestures to facilitate communication with your hearing child. Increase understanding of your child's needs and wants, alleviating much unneeded frustration. Bring your baby to class. Sleeping babies welcome.
Tuesdays Feb 21, to Mar 21, 11:30am to 12:15pm REGISTER HERE $67.00
LEGO ROBOTICS - What can YOU Build?
Using a basic understanding of mathematics, physics, and engineering you will learn the fundamental principles behind motors. Participants will use the LEGO WeDO construction kits to creatively build their own interactive machines.
Saturday Jan 21, to Feb 18, 10:00am to 11:30am REGISTER HERE $95.00
Iyengar Yoga - Levels 1 and 2 with Siobhan Sloane-Seale(19+ yrs)
Cultivate a healthy body, quiet mind and open heart! In this class you’ll increase flexibility, strength and concentration. Iyengar adapts to your personal needs, regardles of your age or health.
W Mar 1-Apr 12 5:30 PM-7:00 PM
84708 REGISTER HERE$105/7 sess
PRIVATE MUSIC LESSONS at FALSE CREEK COMMUNITY CENTRE
The new year is great to start a new plan, project, goal or pursuit. Have you always wanted to learn a musical instrument? No one is ever to old for this. Check out our classes below.. Feel free to call the centre at 604-257-8195 to be put in touch with one of our amazing teacher to get you started.
Students ages 5 and up, develop your musical ability! Lessons are customized to students level. Select your 1/2 hour lesson on Thursday or Fridays. Early registration for current students between Nov 15-29. Spaces will not be held once general registration begins on Dec 6. No Session April 14.
Instructor: Monika Oldershaw
F Jan 06-Apr 28 3:30 PM-7:30 PM $320/16 sess
Th Jan 05-Apr 27 3:30 PM-8:00 PM
Everyone ages 5 and up can discover musical passion with private customized beginner/intermediate lessons. Students learn how to play their favourite songs, strumming patterns, chords, theory, tuning and playing techniques. Select your 1/2 hour lesson on Wednesdays! Students need to bring their own guitar.
Instructor: Kaitlin Deavy
W Jan 11-Mar 15 2:00 PM-7:00 PM
One-on-one violin/fiddle lessons. For novice/intermediate level players. Basic violin/fiddle technique. Classical, fiddle and/or jazz repertoire. Learn how to play new pieces or expand your repertoire. Select your 1/2 hour lesson on Tuesdays! Students need to bring their own violin.
Tu Jan 10-Apr 25 4:30 PM-6:30 PM $308/14 sess
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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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 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
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