Winter 2019 RECREATION GUIDE - City of Vancouver

 
Winter 2019 RECREATION GUIDE - City of Vancouver
Winter 2019
   R EC R EATI O N G U ID E
Registration begins December 2. See page 54 for more information…
6260 Killarney Street, Vancouver, BC V5S 2X7 Centre: 604·718·8200 Pool: 604·718·8280
www.killarneycentre.ca
                                 Jointly operated by the Vancouver Park Board and the Killarney Community Centre Society.
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Located at 6260 Killarney Street in South East Vancouver
                               Centre Tel: 604-718-8201 Fax: 604-718-8219        www.killarneycentre.ca
                               Pool Tel: 604-718-8280      Fax: 604-718-8285     www.vancouver.ca/killarneypool

          1 9 Op e r a t in g H o u r s
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J A N UA RY 2 – M A RC H 3 1 , 2 0 1 9
Schedule is subject to change without notice.
Monday-Thursday:            Centre: 6:30am-10:00pm         Office: 9:00am-9:30pm
Friday:                     Centre: 6:30am-8:30pm          Office: 9:00am-8:30pm
Saturday:                   Centre: 8:00am-7:30pm          Office: 9:00am-8:30pm
Sunday:                     Centre: 8:00am-7:30pm          Office: 9:00am-5:00pm

Statutory Holidays: January 1 & February 18
Centre and Fitness Centre: 1:00-5:00pm
Centre Office:              Closed
Leisure Pool:               1:00-9:00pm

S CH E DU LE S & I N FOR MAT I ON
Online Registration Information:                See page 54
Killarney Leisure Pool Schedule:                See page 30
Killarney Fitness Centre Schedules:             See pages 56 & 57

Wireless Internet Access:
Killarney Community Centre now has wireless internet access available through #VanWiFi.

                                                   Wheelchair Access               Dance Studio

                                                   Indoor Leisure Pool             Gymnasium

                                                   Steam Room                      Martial Arts Dojo

                                                                                   Licensed Child Care
                                                   Whirlpool
                                                                                   Courtyard Playground
                                                   Ice Rink/Dry Floor
                                                                                   Elevator
                                                   Fitness Centre
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What’s Inside…
                                                                        K I L L A R N E Y CO M M U N I T Y C E N T R E

                                                    Winter 2019 Recreation Guide
                                                   n Killarney Community Centre Society. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3
                                                   n Special Event Calendar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4
                                                   n Licensed Preschool. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5
                                                   n Licensed Out of School Care. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5
                                                   n Preschool Programs. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6
                                                   n Birthday Parties. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
                                                   n Children’s Programs. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
                                                   n Daycamps. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18
                                                   n Preteen Programs. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20
                                                   n Youth Programs. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22
                                                   n Killarney Billiards/Pool Schedule. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25
                                                   n Arena Sports Groups . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26
                                                   n Ice Skating Lesson Information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27
                                                   n Killarney Rink Fall Schedule. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28
                                                   n Killarney Leisure Pool Information. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29
                                                   n Winter Pool Schedule. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30
                                                   n Winter Lesson Information. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31
                                                   n Special Events. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 33
                                                   n Workshops. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35
                                                   n Adult Programs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 38
                                                   n Adult & Seniors Health & Wellness. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 42
                                                   n Senior’s Programs. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 45
       Killarney Community Centre
                                                   n KCCSA Weekly Program Schedule. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 51
         is jointly operated by the
           Vancouver Park Board                    n Bus Trips. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 52
          & Killarney Community                    n Refund Information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 55
               Centre Society
                                                   n Fitness Centre. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 56
                                                   n Aerobics Schedule. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 57

GST will be added to program fee if applicable.                                                      To Register: 604·718·8211 | www.killarneycentre.ca |                           1
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Family Day                                Kids Stuff                                                Flea
                                                                                                       Market
                                              Celebrate the holiday season

                                              Swap Meet!
      @ KCC
                                              by having a delicious pancake
                                              breakfast with Santa! Each year,
                                              our gymnasium is transformed
                                              into   a Santa’s
                                              Get started    onwonderland
                                                                your Spring with
                                              beautiful    decorations,
                                              Cleaning! Don’t miss this   a bouncy                    The Community Indoor Flea
                                              castle,  holiday   craft-making,
                                              opportunity to buy and sell                             Market! Why toss out your
    Are you Looking for a way to spend        face
    Family Day together as a family?          babypainting,
                                                      and kids and   special
                                                                clothing,  toys and                   belongings when you can turn
                                              entertainment.      See
                                              sports equipment. There  pageare32 for                  it into cash? Not only will you be
    Join us at Killarney Community            more    information.                                    recycling your old treasures, you
    Centre for a FUN filled day!!             only 15 tables available for sale.
                                              Full Gym
                                              Admission     to the event is FREE!                     can keep your home clutter free!
    Whether it’s a skate, swim, or play       Dec  8 Sa		               9:30am-11:30am                Admission to the event is FREE!
    in the Family Gym. We will have           Vendors,    please register   early to
                                              $5.00/Child; $6.50+gst/Adult
                                              guarantee a table. Items on sale   173385               Vendors, please register early to
    games, crafts, photo booth, and                                                                   guarantee a table. Items on sale
    more! Also check out the Kids’ Stuff      can be new or used, but must be
                                              in good condition. The sale of any                      can be new or used, but must be
    Swap Meet in the Senior’s Centre.                                                                 in good condition. The sale of any
    We acknowledge the financial              food items or commercial goods is
                                              strictly prohibited. Please inquire at                  food items or commercial goods is
    support of the Province of British                                                                strictly prohibited. See page 33 for
    Columbia.                                 the Front for Vendor’s information
                                              Guide.                                                  more information.
    Full Gym                                                                                          Full Gym
    Feb 18 M                 1:00PM-3:00PM    Seniors Grand Hall
                                              Feb 18 M		               1:00PM-3:00PM                  May 4 Sa                 9:30AM-1:30PM
    Free                             189714                                                           $18.50/per table                191900
                                              $18.50/ table		                 173405

                                                  Register Online Today
                                                 Create an online account and register for unique and exciting programs across 24 community
                                                 centres. Your online account allows you to keep track of your schedules, rental agreements,
                                                 payment receipts and look up your current pass status.

                                                 Skip the line and buy your pass online All our passes are now available online. Get your 10-usage
                                                 pass to indoor cycling classes or visit a fitness centre, pool or rink with the click of a button.
                                                 Monthly Flexipasses are great for getting active and staying active, giving you access to 21 fitness
                                                 centres, 9 indoor pools, 5 outdoor pools, and 8 ice rinks! vancouver.ca/passes

                                                 Drop-in activities
                                                 If you’re looking for something to do last minute or make a long term commitment, we offer a
                                                 wide range of drop-in activities to fit anyone’s schedule. Check out what’s available today on our
                                                 drop-in calendar.

                                                 Event space
                                                 Planning a sporting event, social gathering or wedding? Submit your request for use of
                                                 community centre rooms, outdoor parks or fields, ice rinks and more!

                                                 Follow us on Facebook and
                                                 Twitter for up to date information
                                                 on programs and registration.                                        recreation.vancouver.ca

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Killarney Community Cen
                                                                                                                      tre Society
 Killarney Community Centre
 Society Board of Directors
 2018-2019
 KCC Society President. . . Karen Jacobson
 1st Vice President. . . . . . . . . . Terry Kirstiuk
 2nd Vice President. . . . . . . . . . .  Bud Lilam
 Secretary. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Cheryl Davis
 Treasurer . . . . . . . . . . . . .  Prissillya Mienata
 Past President. . . . . Wendy Tupling Guest                        Message from the
 Directors at Large:
 Frank Cosco, Lorna Gibbs, Gurdial Kang,                            Killarney Community Centre Society
 Lorraine Kirstiuk, Cathy Wong, Beatrice
 Suk-Wah Ho, Sukhwinder Pal Singh,
 Cecile Jun, Jim Pope, Dan Chapelski,                               The year has flown by, and it is time to reflect on some exciting events that have
 Ainslie Kwan, June Lee.                                            taken place in Killarney Community Centre.
 Affiliated Community Groups                                        First of all, the long awaited Senior Centre had its grand opening in June. Since
 & Clubs                                                            then, the programmers and staff have been busy moving programs into the
 The clubs & groups listed below have                               rooms, organizing and working very hard to place all the new furniture.
 formal affiliation with the Killarney                              The most exciting event is the Senior Lunch Program in the Grand Hall Dining
 Community Centre Society. Please get in                            Room. The lunch program is very popular. In the New Year the program will
 contact with the appropriate person for                            expand into three days per week (Mon/ Tue/ Thu) from 11:30 AM – 1 PM.
 further details on any club or group.
                                                                    This summer it was encouraging to have garden boxes placed in the children’s
 Killarney Program Committee
                                                                    play area. There was a grand opening for the event and the entertainment and
 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 604-718-8210
                                                                    sampling of the garden salads was a fun time for the community. Watch for more
 Killarney Seniors’ Association                                     gardening, food literacy, learning and volunteering.
 Michiko Soga . . . . . .  kcsa1@outlook.com
                                                                    Killarney has programs for all ages and as you look through the Recreation Guide
 Vancouver Minor Hockey                                             there will be something there for your member of the family to participate in. The
 Email:. . . . . . . . . . . . . . registrar@vmhd.com               centre is a great place to meet and make new friends for young and old alike.
 Vancouver Minor Lacrosse                                           The Municipal election is over and it is time to meet and work together with a
 Email:. . register@vancouverlacrosse.com                           new slate of elected officer’s city wide, including new parks board commissioners.
 or president@vancouverlacrosse.com                                 Every community centre is assigned a Park Board Commissioner who attends the
 Killarney Youth Soccer Association                                 KCCS monthly meetings. We take our and your concerns to these Commissioners
 (KYSA)                                                             for them to listen to improvements or changes that can happen at our centre.
 Email:. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . info@kysa.ca     At this time, I would like to thank outgoing KCCS member, Wendy Tupling-Guest
 www.kysa.ca                                                        for her services for the past four years on the board at Killarney, the last two as
 Killarney Figure Skating Club (KCFSC)                              president of the Association. We will miss you Wendy.
 Voicemail: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 604-430-2330
 Email: .  killarneyskatingclub@gmail.com
 www.killarneyskatingclub.com                                       Respectfully submitted,
 Gators Swim Club                                                   Karen A. Jacobson
 Coach . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 604-789-2819         President of KCCS
 Email:. . . . . . . . . . . info@gatorswimclub.ca
 Vancouver Female Ice Hockey
 Association (VFIHA)
 Email:. . . info@vancouvergirlshockey.com
 www.vancouvergirlshockey.com

GST will be added to program fee if applicable.                                                    To Register: 604·718·8211 | www.killarneycentre.ca |   3
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Win t e r S p e c ia l E v e n t s
JANUARY
Jan 5           Saturday Music Live - Neeraja Aptikar. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .                      34
Jan 7           Monday Movies w’ Tea. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .           53
Jan 19          Saturday Music Live - Fraser Henderson. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .                         34
Jan 25          Pro D Day Skate . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   28
Jan 25          Robbie Burns Luncheon @ Champlain CC. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .                               53

FEBRUARY
Feb 2           Saturday Music Live - J L’AMour Accordion Man. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .                                  34
Feb 4           Monday Movies w’ Tea. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .           53
Feb 15          Pro D Day Skate . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   28
Feb 16          Saturday Music Live - Howard Titman. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .                        34      Here at Killarney Community
Feb 18          Family Day at KCC . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .     33      Centre, respect and diversity
                                                                                                                                            are valued. All people are
Feb 18          Kids Stuff Swap Meet. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .         33
                                                                                                                                            welcomed here regardless of
                                                                                                                                            age, culture, abilities, ethnicity,
MARCH                                                                                                                                       sex, gender identity, sexual
March 2         Saturday Music Live – James Mikado . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .                        34      orientation, nationality, race,
March 4         Monday Movies w’ Tea. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .           53      religion, or socioeconomic
March 16        Saturday Music Live - Lower Mainland Mandolins. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .                                   34      status.
March 19        Spring Break Skate . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .      28
March 21        Spring Break Skate . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .      28
March 26        Spring Break Skate . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .      28       The Killarney Community Centre
March 28        Spring Break Skate . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .      28          Society acknowledges the
                                                                                                                                              financial assistance from the
                                                                                                                                              Province of British Columbia.

    Seniors Lunch Program
    Now on Mon, Tue & Thu starting Jan 7, 2019
                                                                  Meet new friends while socializing
                                                                  with old ones and exploring foods
                                                                  made by community members. Our
                                                                  hot lunches include a main entrée,

                                                                                                                                         Don’t be
                                                                  veggies, beverage and dessert.
                                                                  Also available are soup & sandwich

                                                                                                                                         disappointed…
                                                                  combo’s. We are not responsible for
                                                                  food allergies. Weekly entertainment
                                                                  included.
                                                                  Seniors Grand Hall             Chef Julie So                           Great courses with excellent
                                                                  Jan 7-Mar 28 M Tu Th      11:30AM-1:00PM                               instructors sometimes “pass away”
                                                                  $5.71/lunch                         196485                             to cancellation because people
                                                                  This is a drop-in program. Purchase                                    wait until the last minute to register.
                                                                  your tickets on the day of the Lunch                                   Courses are based on a minimum
                                                                  between 11:15AM-12:45PM. Pick                                          number of registrants so the course
                                                                  up a Senior Lunch Program flyer for                                    can recover costs. If you wait and
                                                                  monthly menus.                                                         we don’t make the minimum you
                                                                                                                                         may never see that course again.
                                                                                                                                         Please Register Early!! We give full
                                                                                                                                         refunds for all cancelled classes.

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Licensed Preschool & Chil
                                                                                                                 dcare
Licensed Preschool
                                                                                                  Open House
Licensed Preschool is run at Killarney and Champlain Heights Community Centers.
We offer a play-based program that provides a variety of developmentally
appropriate activities in a safe, positive and nurturing environment. Activities
include free play, arts and crafts, music, story time, baking, science, math, snack                   January 26, 2019
time, gym, outdoor play, and field trips throughout the year. There are 20 children                  10:00AM-12:00PM
in each class and 2 licensed preschool teachers. An orientation for parents to                       Killarney Preschool
meet the teachers and learn about the preschool is held at the beginning of each                     You are invited to meet
school year.                                                                                        the teachers and see the
                                                                                                       preschool rooms.
                                 Killarney Killarney                  Register at                  Preschoolers are welcome.
                                                     Champlain
                                 Room 1 Room 2                        Champlain
    3yrs      9:00-11:00am       Tu/Th        Tu/Th   Tu/Th           $103/Month
    3yrs      12:15-2:15pm Tu/Th              Tu/Th                   $103/Month
    4yrs      9:00-11:30am       M/W/F        M/W/F   M/W/F           $155/Month            Registration Procedures for
    4yrs      12:15-2:45pm M/W/F              M/W/F                   $155/Month            Killarney Preschool:
                                                                                            We welcome you to add your
                                                                                            child to this call list for Killarney
Licensed Out of School Care,                                                                Preschool for the September 2019-
                                                                                            2020 school year. The call list will
Kindergarten to Grade 7                                                                     be available January 1st online.
                                                                                            Please note that joining the call
Out of School Care is run at Killarney and Champlain community centres.
                                                                                            list does not guarantee enrollment
Supervision is provided to and from school. The program offers a variety of
                                                                                            into the school year.
enjoyable activities including arts and crafts, board games, gym time and outdoor
play in a safe, positive and nurturing environment. Children provide their own              Children who have completed the
snack each day. Children registered in the current year will be given 1st priority to       3 year old preschool program will
register for the subsequent year.                                                           be given priority for the 4 year old
                                                                                            class of the subsequent year.
                                                       Killarney      Champlain             Staff will contact parents as
                                                                                            classes are being formed, usually
 Before Care 7:30-9:00am               $112/Month      Weir &         James Cook
                                                                                            in April for the upcoming
 After Care 3:00-6:00pm                $270/Month      Waverley       Elementary
                                                                                            September session. When
                                                       Elementary     School &
 Before & After Care                   $300/Month                                           contacted the parents will receive
                                                       Schools        Champlain             their registration package to
 Professional Days              $30/Day                               Annex                 be completed on site and pay a
 9:00-3:00pm                    Current                               Register at           non-refundable deposit for the
 (Not included in monthly fees) Participants                          Champlain             first (September) and last (June)
                                $40/Day                                                     months of the program. At the
                                Non-Current                                                 same time, a completed credit card
                                Participants                                                authorization form will be required
 Spring & winter breaks are not included in the monthly fees.                               for the balance of the year. Please
                                                                                            Note: NO WITHDRAWALS will be
Please Note: To withdraw from the program you must give one month’s written                 given after December 1st of the
notice, or pay the next month’s fee in lieu of notice. The deposit for the June fee is      school year.
non-refundable. No withdrawls will be given after Dec 1 of the school year.                 November 1st is the deadline
Place your child’s name on the waiting list as early as January 1st of the year that        to withdraw your child from the
your child turns 4 years old. Please call 604-718-8201 to put your child on the             2019/2020 Preschool program.
waiting list. The staff will call from the list when a space becomes available. The         One months (30 days) notice of
Child Care Office, at 604-718-8204, will confirm registration details on a first come       withdrawal is required.
first serve basis.

GST will be added to program fee if applicable.                              To Register: 604·718·8211 | www.killarneycentre.ca |   5
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P r e s c h o o l P r o g r a m s
Social                                                Family Movie Nights
                                                      (5yrs + Adult)
                                                                                                     Ballet (5-8yrs)
                                                                                                     This class is for children who have
                                                                                                     taken pre-ballet or an introduction
Baby Sign Language                                    Family Night at Killarney, every
                                                                                                     to ballet. Children will learn basic
                                                      last Friday. Join our trained and
(0-2yrs) NEW!                                         experienced staff to watch a family-           ballet exercises and positions and
Babies understand and can                             friendly movie. Parents are required to        will develop coordination, musicality,
communicate long before they are able                 be in attendance with children under           creativity and movement while having
to speak. Research shows that babies                  the age of 8 yrs. $1/for popcorn.              fun! A showing will be held last day
who learn sign language learn quicker                 Rooms 151 & 152 Seniors Centre                 of class. Please wear a ballet suit and
and talk earlier. Using songs and                     Jan 25 F                       6:30PM-9:00PM   ballet slippers.
games learn how to teach your baby                    Feb 22 F                       6:30PM-9:00PM   Space Permitting Drop-In fee: $8.
basic American Sign Language (ASL)                    Mar 29 F                       6:30PM-9:00PM   No class Feb 18.
so they can better convey their wants                                                                Room 205                       Espirito Santo Mauricio
and needs and relieve unnecessary                                                                    Jan 7-Mar 25 M                        3:30PM-4:15PM
frustration. The instructor will teach
you the signs and songs so you can
                                                      Dance & Movement                               $68.20/11 sess                                 196463

practice at home. Babies can sleep                                                                   Pre Ballet Level 1 (4-7yrs)
during class or you can bring some
                                                                                                     This class is an introduction to ballet.
toys. Newborn-24 months. Sorry, no
                                                                                                     Children will learn basic ballet exercises
drop-in.
                                                                                                     and positions and will also develop
Room 201                           Into Yoga
                                                                                                     their coordination, musicality and
Jan 22-Feb 19 Tu            12:45PM-1:30PM
                                                                                                     movement while having fun! Please
$64/5 sess                           199140
                                                                                                     wear a body suit and ballet slippers.
                                                                                                     Space permitting drop-in fees $8.
Mother Goose (0-5yrs)                                                                                No class Feb 18.
A program of rhymes, songs and stories                                                               Room 205                       Espirito Santo Mauricio
for you and your toddler. This program
                                                      Jump Into Music (3-4yrs)        NEW!
                                                                                                     Jan 7-Mar 25 M                       4:15 PM-5:00 PM
                                                      This one-of-a-kind music and
is provided free through funding by the                                                              $68.20/11 sess                                 196462
                                                      movement program engages, educates,
KCC Society and Vancouver Sun Raise-
                                                      and entertains parent and child while
A-Reader. For more information or to                                                                 Rhythmic Dance (3-4yrs)
                                                      on a musical journey through different
register, call Cheryl Song at 604-618-
                                                      styles and cultures. Curriculum is             Combine the grace of ballet and the
9129 or email cheryl@learnwithsong.
                                                      designed to stimulate the whole                strength of artistic gymnastics with the
com.
                                                      brain and body via singing, dancing,           challenging manipulation of colourful
Room 203            Co-facilitated by Cheryl Song
                                                      drumming, parachuting, improvising,            hand apparatus while moving to
                                 & Darcy Stainton
                                                      exploring instruments, jumping and             various musical accompaniments. The
Jan 18-Mar 08 F                  3:15PM-4:45PM
                                                      playing. A family fun environment              hand apparatus includes ropes, hoops,
Free/8 sess                               197893
                                                      exploring world culture and music.             balls and of course, ribbons. This is a
                                                      25% sibling discount, $15 drop-ins             wonderful sport to develop hand-eye
Toddler Gym (0-5yrs)                                  welcome, if space permits. Check out           coordination, balance, agility, flexibility
This program allows your tot to run,                  our website at jumpintomusic.ca.               and rhythm.
jump, throw and climb! There will be                  Room 201                          Lisa Dery    1/3 Gym                       Elite Gymnastics
cars, balls, mats and climbing apparatus              Free Trial Class                               $47.50/10 sess
to keep your child busy. Enjoy a bouncy               Jan 12 Sa                  9:30AM-10:30AM      Jan 8-Mar 12 Tu    4:00PM-5:00PM       197381
castle and play area with toys too!                   Weekly Programs                                Jan 12-Mar 16 Sa   11:00AM-12:00PM 197366
A short parachute time ends each                      Jan 19-Mar 16 Sa           9:30AM-10:10AM
session. Parent participation required.               $105.30/9 sess                      197504
Free for children under 6 months.                     Jan 19-Mar 16 Sa          10:30AM-11:10AM
Drop in fees: $3/child; $5/family.                    $105.30/9 sess                      200464
2/3 Gymnasium                                 Staff
Jan 8-Mar 15 Tu/F                  9:15AM-10:45AM

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Mini-Yogi (3-5yrs)
A recreational program of motor skill
                                                      Ballet Through Creative
                                                      Movement (3-5yrs)
                                                                                                           Music
activities. Your child will learn through
group tasks and challenges that will
                                                      An introduction to the foundations                   UKE & Me (3-6yrs)
                                                      of ballet through creative dance.
allow them to gradually develop an                                                                         Come join us on a ukulele adventure.
                                                      Aspiring dancers will explore
interest for yoga, sports and physical                                                                     Parents with their child will jam
                                                      coordination,rhythm, spatial awareness,
activities. Each class consists of a                                                                       together on the ukulele while singing
                                                      and cooperation. Classes will include
parcour course that allows the child to                                                                    along to songs. There will be art
                                                      songs, movement exploration, basic
execute a wide range of movements                                                                          and musical story telling time with
                                                      ballet steps, games, and a variety of fun
including throwing, catching, dancing,                                                                     the ukuleles as well. No previous
                                                      music.
rolling and stretching, but their main                                                                     knowledge of the ukulele or skills sets
                                                      Space permitting drop-in fee: $8.
objective is to have fun! Child must be                                                                    are required. Ukuleles will be provided
                                                      Room 205          Endorphin Rush Dance And Fitness
accompanied by a participating parent.                                                                     during class and you are welcome to
                                                      $75/10 sess
Space permitting drop-in fees: $14.                                                                        bring your own. Parental participation
                                                      Jan 9-Mar 13 W         1:00PM-1:45PM      193434
Room 211                              Into Yoga                                                            is required. Space permitting drop-in
                                                      Jan 12-Mar 16 Sa       10:30AM-11:15AM 193441
$64/5 sess                                                                                                 fee: $12. For more information visit:
                                                      Jan 13-Mar 17 Su       11:00AM-11:45AM 193452
Jan 23-Feb 20 W        9:30AM-10:15AM 199128                                                               http://www.musicalexpressions.ca.
                                                      Jan 13-Mar 17 Su       1:15PM-2:00PM      193456
Feb 27-Mar 27 W        9:30AM-10:15AM 199131                                                               No class Feb 17.
                                                                                                           Preschool 2               Musical Expressions
                                                      My First Dance Class (2-4yrs)                        Jan 13-Mar 17 Su           9:30AM-10:00AM
Animal Kingdom Movements                              An introduction to creative dance.                   $81/9 sess                            194862
(3-5yrs)                                              Aspiring little dancers will use songs,
Get your little monkeys moving                        movement exploration and games to                    Piano: Kelly Kirby (4-9yrs)
creatively! They’ll have a blast jumping              explore coordination, rhythm, spatial
                                                                                                           Make your child’s first piano lessons
like frogs, lumbering like gorillas, and              awareness and cooperation. This
                                                                                                           FUN! This semi-structured introduction
skittering like crabs, or swimming and                class is for the youngest of dancers
                                                                                                           to piano features the Kelly Kirby
playing like whales, dolphins and seals.              to experience a playful class with the
                                                                                                           learning method. Level 1 pre-requisite:
A super fun, creative and different way               support of their parents being present.
                                                                                                           students can count to ten, know their
to get your little humans moving!                     Parent participation is required. More
                                                                                                           ABCs, and can cut with scissors. NEW
Space permitting drop-in fee: $14.                    info: www.KirbySnellDance.com.
                                                                                                           program space, room 201.
Room 201                                  Into Yoga   Space permitting drop-in fee: $8.
                                                                                                           Room 201                       Louise Papais
Jan 17-Feb 14 Th                   9:30AM-10:15AM     Room 211          Endorphin Rush Dance And Fitness
                                                                                                           $151.80/11 sess
$64/5 sess                                  199132    $75/10 sess
                                                                                                           Level 1
Feb 21-Mar 21 Th                   9:30AM-10:15AM     Jan 9-Mar 13 W         10:45AM-11:30AM 193431
                                                                                                           Jan 12-Mar 23 Sa  11:00AM-12:00PM 190739
$64/5 sess                                  199134    Room 205
                                                                                                           Jan 13-Mar 24 Su  11:00AM-12:00PM 190740
Room change on Mar 21 to Room 101                     Jan 13-Mar 17 Su       10:15AM-11:00AM 193448
                                                                                                           Level 2
                                                      Jan 13-Mar 17 Su       2:45PM-3:30PM      193458
                                                                                                           Jan 12-Mar 23 Sa  12:00PM-1:00PM 190741
                                                                                                           Jan 13-Mar 24 Su  10:00AM-11:00AM 190742
                                                      Hip Hop Breakers (3-5yrs)                            Level 3/4 Split
                                                      This non-stop action-packed class                    Jan 12-Mar 23 Sa  1:00PM-2:00PM      190743
                                                      includes hip hop, basic breakdancing,                Jan 13-Mar 24 Su  2:00PM-3:00PM      190744
                                                      and dance games that will have your
                                                      dancer moving to the beats. More info:
                                                      www.KirbySnellDance.com.
                                                      Space permitting drop-in fees: $8.
                                                      Room 205          Endorphin Rush Dance And Fitness         More Guitar &
                                                      $75/10 sess
                                                      Jan 9-Mar 13 W         1:45PM-2:30PM      193437           Piano Lessons
                                                      Jan 12-Mar 16 Sa       11:15AM-12:00PM 193442                  See page 12 for details
                                                      Jan 13-Mar 17 Su       12:00PM-12:45PM 193453
                                                      Jan 13-Mar 17 Su       2:00PM-2:45PM      193457

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Creative Arts                                     Adventures In Art (3-6yrs)
                                                  An exciting art class that is
                                                  developmentally appropriate for
Art And You (3-5yrs)                              young children to engage in the
Fun and liberating, this class combines           artistic process and product. We will
a variety of art activities such as               experiment and explore with a variety
drawing, painting, collage, clay, etc.,           of common materials and techniques
with playful movement and drama                   to create a three dimensional project.
games. Children’s unique expression,              Two projects will be made each
imagination and confidence are                    week. Bring an art apron. All supplies
nurtured as they create and play. All             included.                                      Little Cooks (3-6yrs)
supplies included. Dress for a mess.              No class Feb 16.                               A great introduction for aspiring chefs!
Room 211                          Kelly Jimenez   Room 211                        Liz Au-Young   We will be making a variety of healthy,
Jan 10-Mar 14 Th             10:00AM-10:45AM      Jan 12-Mar 16 Sa           11:00AM-11:45AM     delicious and fun dishes . Your child
$110/10 sess                             198365   $63/9 sess                            190860   will gain experience in measuring,
                                                                                                 kitchen safety, nutrition, and kitchen
Early Literacy and Art                            Preschool Drawing (3-6yrs)                     cleanliness. Please bring a container
(3-5yrs) NEW!                                     Learning to draw basic shapes is an
                                                                                                 every week to take food home in. This
                                                                                                 is a nut-free environment, however we
Step into the world of story! In this             essential building block for every artist.
                                                                                                 will be using common foods such as
series your child will learn about                This fall, Young Rembrandts introduces
                                                                                                 wheat, eggs, and dairy. Not suitable for
the magic of storytelling through                 ALL NEW drawing lessons that will
                                                                                                 children with food sensitivities.
dramatic play, puppetry and art. This             excite your budding artist! Our lady
                                                                                                 No class Jan 26, Feb 16.
small group setting offers lots of                bug and gumball machine provide
                                                                                                 Preschool 1                       Mimi Lanot
opportunities for self-expression,                excellent practice for drawing circle
                                                                                                 Jan 12-Mar 16 Sa            11:00AM-12:15PM
conversation and collaboration. All               shapes. Lessons such as the Clown
                                                                                                 $104/8 sess                          191824
supplies included.                                puppet, Rocket ship and Monkey
Room 211                        Cathy Belgrave    drawings will strengthen your child’s
Jan 11-Mar 15 F             10:00AM-11:15AM       fine motor skills. Enroll your child into      Bricks 4 Kidz® - LEGO Animals Jr.
$120/10 sess                           199125     a Young Rembrandts class today. THEY           (4-6yrs)
                                                  WILL LOVE IT! All NEW lessons every            It’s a zoo in here! Kids will get to build
    Meet Cathy Belgrave                           session. www.youngrembrandts.com/
                                                  metrovancouver
                                                                                                 motorized LEGO models of slithering
                                                                                                 snakes, crawly insects, jumpy frogs and
    Cathy is a Reggio-Inspired teacher            Room 101                    Young Rembrandts   more with our growing knowledge
    and parent who creates a classroom            Jan 13-Mar 17 Su           10:00AM-11:00AM     of physics and mechanics. Students
    community that fosters confidence,            $185/10 sess                         190861    will love these moving models that
    autonomy, and is full of warmth                                                              celebrate the wonders of the animal
    and inspiration! With a background
    in child development, inquiry,                Educational                                    kingdom.
                                                                                                 Space permitting drop-in fees: $19.50.
    and emergent curriculum she is                                                               Room 211                       Vancouver Bricks 4 Kids
    dedicated to supporting children              ABC’s And 123’s (3-6yrs)                       Jan 17-Feb 21 Th                     4:00PM-5:00PM
    learning at their own pace.                   In this fun-filled approach to learning        $90/6 sess                                    194878
                                                  foundational skills, children will
                                                  gain letter and number recognition.
                                                  This language art class introduces
                                                  thealphabet and letter sounds using a
                                                  variety of hands-on activities such as
                                                  art, games, visuals, and many more.
                                                  No class Feb 16.
                                                  Room 211                        Liz Au-Young
                                                  Jan 12-Mar 16 Sa           10:00AM-10:45AM
                                                  $54/9 sess                            190858

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Sports                                               Sportball Parent and Child
                                                     Multisport (2-3yrs)
                                                                                                        Indoor Tennis (4-6yrs)
                                                                                                        This is a fun relaxed environment for
                                                                                                        all participants. It gives opportunity to
Toddler Gym (0-5yrs)                                 Programs help pre-schoolers to refine
                                                                                                        establish a base for growth of motor
                                                     their motor skills, such as balance
This program allows your tot to run,                                                                    and athletic skill development. The
                                                     and coordination, as well as develop
jump, throw and climb! There will be                                                                    fundamentals of general agility is
                                                     their social skills such as confidence,
cars, balls, mats and climbing apparatus                                                                more important for kids at this age
                                                     following instructions, turn-taking and
to keep your child busy. Enjoy a bouncy                                                                 then tennis specific skills. We will use
                                                     sharing. Coaches introduce a different
castle and play area with toys too!                                                                     fun games to teach kids how to throw,
                                                     sport each class using developmentally
A short parachute time ends each                                                                        catch and increase hand and eye co
                                                     appropriate games and activities.
session. Parent participation required.                                                                 ordination. Learning to move with
                                                     Parent participation required.
Free for under 6 months.                                                                                good balance and posture. As players
                                                     No class March 3.
Drop in fees: $3/child; $5/family                                                                       progress we will use modified tennis
                                                     1/3 Gym                     Sportball Vancouver
2/3 Gymnasium                                Staff                                                      equipment to begin to apply these
                                                     Jan 13-Mar 10 Su             11:15AM-12:00PM
Jan 8-Mar 15 Tu/F                 9:15AM-10:45AM                                                        skills in a more tennis specific way.
                                                     $144/8 sess                             194874
                                                                                                        No class Feb 16, Mar 3.
Mom and Baby Fitness                                 Sportball Multi-Sport (3-5yrs)                     1/3 Gym                  Juan Carlos Maldonado
(0yrs-Adult) NEW!                                    Refine, rehearse, repeat. Multi-Sport
                                                                                                        Jan 13-Mar 24 Su              9:15AM-10:00AM
                                                                                                        $108/9 sess                             191827
This Baby Friendly class allows mom                  classes are the heart of Sportball
to get a great workout AND attend to                 programming. Coaches focus on the basic
baby’s needs at any time. Each class                 skills common to all sports, like balance,
provides a full body workout: cardio,                                                                     Be a Healthy Parent
                                                     coordination, stamina and timing in a
muscular endurance, postnatal specific                                                                    This is a 6-week parenting
                                                     fun, supportive, non-competitive setting
core work and flexibility. Benefit from                                                                   session that will assist you to
                                                     that emphasizes teamwork. Each class
increased energy, improved posture,                                                                       develop new positive parenting
                                                     focuses on one of eight different popular
less aches and pains and a stronger                                                                       strategies, raise awareness of
                                                     sports: hockey, soccer, football, baseball,
core. This is a fantastic opportunity                                                                     your parenting styles of how to
                                                     basketball, volleyball, golf and tennis.
to connect with other new moms in                                                                         affect your kids and help you to
                                                     No class March 3.
your community. Women should                                                                              establish healthy life with your
                                                     1/3 Gym                      Sportball Vancouver
be 4+ weeks postpartum (6 weeks                                                                           family. Topics raised may include
                                                     Jan 13-Mar 10 Su               12:00PM-1:00PM
for caesareans). All fitness levels are                                                                   discipline, types of parenting,
                                                     $144/8 sess                              194875
welcome. This class is designed for                                                                       communication, balancing family
pre-mobile babies. All Fit 4 Two®                                                                         dynamic, emotions, and building
Instructors are Certified Pre & Postnatal
                                                     Mini Stars Soccer                                    a strong family unit. Through
Fitness Specialists and follow the                   for Boys and Girls (3-6yrs)                          weekly group sessions, the issues
guidelines of Society of Obstetricians               Experience the beautiful game of                     of most concern to you are also
and Gynaecologists of Canada (SOGC).                 soccer, challenging team competition                 discussed and problem-solved.
205 Activity Room Carey Yuen Fit 4 Two® Van East     and cheerleading by amazed parents                   This service will co-facilitated by
Jan 7 M                                Free Trial    and fans! Players will get energized                 Selina Ma & Fion Cheng, Clinical
Jan 14-Feb 25 M              11:00AM-12:00PM         with dribbling, passing, shooting,                   Family Therapists and offered in
$84/6 sess                               199838      running, falling, jumping, scoring goals             Mandarin/Cantonese.
                                                     and making dive saves. Ole, ole! We are              本課程為期六次,今天做父母,
                                                     inviting parents, friends of the game to             不是一件容易的事,要照顧子
                                                     cheer-lead these mini stars in exchange              女,又要忙於 生活節奏,如何處
                                                     for buckets of fun and calorie burning.              理教養子女,平穩個人及家庭帶
                                                     Players will be provided with a Star                 來的壓力問題。本課程將透過專
                                                     Soccer T-shirt. www.starsoccercentre.                題討論,小組研究及專業家庭心
                                                     com. Classes will be held on the field               理輔導治療法為你解困憂
                                                     outside, weather permitting.                         Room 201 Embrace Counselling Service Centre
                                                     No class Feb 16, Mar 3.                              Jan 21 - Mar 4 M       10:00AM-11:30AM
                                                     2/3 Gym                     Valentinos Dinglis       Free/6 sess                        202503
                                                     Jan 13-Mar 24 Su            9:00AM-10:10AM
                                                     $91/9 sess                            191829
GST will be added to program fee if applicable.                                           To Register: 604·718·8211 | www.killarneycentre.ca |         9
Birthday Parties
 Gym/Play-Gym Party!
                                                                                                                              "That was the most
                                                                                                                                   amazing party!
                                                                                                                      Kiera had an incredible time
                                                                                                                  and cannot stop talking about it.
                                                                                                                                        Thank you
                                                                                                                     for making her birthday party
• For kids 2-10 yrs                                                                                                                   so special!"

                                                                       BIRTHDAY
                                                                                                                                         -SARAH,
• Younger kids = play gym, with toys + bouncy castle                                                                             BIRTHDAY MOM
                                                                                                                                   Vancouver, B.C
• Older kids = sports equipment (subject to availability)
• Includes access to a kitchen equipped with a stove,                 PARTY
   an oven, a microwave, a refrigerator and a freezer.                 HIGHLIGHTS!                                      PARTY HOST: RACHEL
                                                                                                                        BEAU
                                                                       Interactive Fun for KIDS
                                                                       ages 3-12 yrs.                                   CUSTOMIZED PARTY
                                                                                                                        PLAYLIST
                                                                       Our 2 hour CLASSIC Party
                                                                       Package Includes:                                GIANT BUBBLE WRAP
                                                                                                                        DANCE FLOOR

                                                                                                                        PRIZE GIVEAWAYS

                                                                                                                        ROCK’OFF LIPSYNC
                                                                                                                        CONTESTS

                                                                                                                        PARTY DANCES &
                                                                                                                        FREESTYLE DANCE
                                                                                                                        CHALLENGES
WHERE AND WHEN:
Room 203                                                             WINTER DANCE PARTIES                               PARTY ROCK LIMBO
                                                                     Location: Room 211
Saturdays 1:15pm-3:15pm; gym time 1:15pm-2:15pm                      Time: Sunday's 2:30pm-4:30pm
Sundays 12:15pm-2:15pm; gym-time 12:15pm-1:15pm                      $250 for up to 14 children maximum
                                                                     kindly register at Killarney front desk or
FEES:                                                                by phone: 604.718.8201

$125/14 children (1 party attendant)
$220/15-20 children (2 party attendants)
*Please have your final numbers of children attending
the party confirmed one week prior to the party, and
pay the $95.00 upgrade for over 15 children to secure an
additional leader.
*Due to space restrictions, our parties are not suitable for
more than 20 children.

Party Information:
• The Birthday Party Attendant will contact you approximately
  one week before your party to discuss the details. Please          • For kids 2-12 yrs
  make sure to update your information at registration to            • Variety of sports and supervised games
  include an email address.                                          • Fun, structured and safe environment
•P
  atrons are required to pay in full at the time of registration.   • 1 hour of activities and 45 min in the party room
• P arent/Guardian participation is required for the duration       Please have your final number of children attending
   of the party.                                                     confirmed one week prior to the party so the Coach can
• Inclusions: party attendant, room, tables, chairs.                plan equipment / activities accordingly.
• Exclusions: decorations, table settings (plates, cutlery, cups,   WHERE AND WHEN:
  etc), snacks, food or beverages.                                   Room 101
•R
  efund Policy: All refunds are subject to an administration        Sundays 2:00pm-3:45pm; gym time 2:00pm-3:00pm
 charge. Refund rates: 2 weeks notice: full refund;                  FEES:
 1 week notice: 50% refund; less than one week: no refund.           $250/14 children (1 party attendant & Sportball Coach)
        Please call 604-718-8201 or visit our website at             Due to space restrictions the Sportball Parties are not
        www.killarneycentre.ca for more information.                 suitable for more than 14 children.

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Children’s Programs
Dance                                                    Popstar Academy (6-12yrs)
                                                         POPSTAR ACADEMY is an Interactive
                                                         program that focuses on building self-
Ballet (5-8yrs)                                          confidence through Fashion, Dance,
This class is for children who have                      Singing and Personality building.
taken pre-ballet or an introduction                      Through teamwork we create a work of
to ballet. Children will learn basic                     art together in 8 weeks time. Exploring
ballet exercises and positions and                       dance chorography, balance, story
will develop coordination, musicality,                   building, positive cheers, fashion
creativity and movement while having                     accessory making, acting and theatrical
fun! A showing will be held last day                     production. Each week we learn                 Jazz/Hip Hop (6-10yrs)
of class. Please wear a ballet suit and                  something new that becomes a part of           Combine the style of hip-hop with the
ballet slippers.                                         our end of season performance. On the          technical dance skills of jazz! Learn
Space Permitting Drop-In fee: $8.                        8th week we put on a special workshop          steps, jumps, turns, stretches and fun
No class Feb 18.                                         production and the POPSTARS are able           choreography to your favourite music.
Room 205                       Espirito Santo Mauricio   to showcase their talent!                      Please bring running shoes and wear
Jan 7-Mar 25 M                        3:30PM-4:15PM      Room 211                         Rachel Beau   comfortable stretchy clothing and
$68.20/11 sess                                 196463    Jan 13-Mar 17 Su             1:00PM-2:00PM     non-marking shoes. More info: www.
                                                         $120/10 sess                         195932    kirbysnelldance.com.
Pre Ballet Level 1 (4-7yrs)                                                                             Space permitting drop-in fee: $9.
This class is an introduction to ballet.                                                                Room 205          Endorphin Rush Dance And Fitness
Children will learn basic ballet exercises                 Rhythmic Dance (5-17yrs)                     $90/10 sess
and positions and will also develop                        Combine the grace of ballet and              Jan 9-Mar 13 W         3:45PM-4:45PM      193440
their coordination, musicality and                         the strength of artistic gymnastics          Jan 9-Mar 13 W         4:45PM-5:45PM      193439
movement while having fun! Please                          with the challenging manipulation
wear a body suit and ballet slippers.                      of colourful hand apparatus                  Hip Hop Breakers (6-10yrs)
Space permitting drop-in fees $8.00.                       while moving to various musical
                                                                                                        This non-stop action-packed class
No class Feb 18.                                           accompaniments. The hand
                                                                                                        includes hip hop, basic breakdancing,
Room 205                       Espirito Santo Mauricio     apparatus includes ropes, hoops,
                                                                                                        and dance games that will have your
Jan 7-Mar 25 M                       4:15 PM-5:00 PM       balls and of course, ribbons. This is
                                                                                                        dancer moving to the beats. More info:
$68.20/11 sess                                 196462      a wonderful sport to develop hand-
                                                                                                        www.KirbySnellDance.com.
                                                           eye coordination, balance, agility,
                                                                                                        Space permitting drop-in fee: $8.
Hip Hop (6-10yrs)                                          flexibility and rhythm. Note: All
                                                                                                        Room 205          Endorphin Rush Dance And Fitness
                                                           children develop at their own pace,
The latest music and moves to hip hop                                                                   Jan 12-Mar 16 Sa                  1:45PM-2:30PM
                                                           and since this class is without parent
sounds, fun and energetic! Children                                                                     $75/10 sess                               193445
                                                           participation, you or the instructor
will learn choreography and will                           may find your child is not yet ready.
incorporate their own moves as well. A                     However, when they are ready,                Dance Extreme (8-12yrs)
show will be held last day of class.                       the class will give your child the           This class will explore a number of
Space permitting drop-in fee: $8.                          opportunity to work independently            different styles of dance with a variety
No class Feb 18.                                           and build self esteem.                       of guest artist giving them a fun,
Room 205                       Espirito Santo Mauricio     1/3 Gym Elite Gymnastics $47.50/10 sess      energetic exploration in a welcoming,
Jan 7-Mar 25 M                        5:00PM-5:45PM        5-6 yrs                                      safe and inspiring environment. Styles
$68.20/11 sess                                 196464      Jan 8-Mar 12 Tu 5:00 PM-6:00 PM 197382       may include: hip hop, latin dance,
                                                           Jan 10-Mar 14 Th 4:00PM-5:00PM 197384        acrobatic dance, musical theater,
                                                           Jan 12-Mar 16 Sa 12:00 PM-1:00 PM 197368     creative movement and bollywood.
                                                           7-8yrs                                       More info: www.KirbySnellDance.com.
                                                           Jan 12-Mar 16 Sa 1:15PM-2:15PM 197371        No experience necessary.
                                                           8-17yrs                                      Space permitting drop-in fee: $9.
                                                           Jan 10-Mar 14 Th 5:00PM-6:00PM 197386        Room 205          Endorphin Rush Dance And Fitness
                                                           Jan 12-Mar 16 Sa 2:15PM-3:15PM 197379        Jan 12-Mar 16 Sa                  12:15PM-1:15PM
                                                                                                        $90/10 sess                               193444

GST will be added to program fee if applicable.                                          To Register: 604·718·8211 | www.killarneycentre.ca |        11
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Music                                             Piano: Kelly Kirby (4-9yrs)
                                                  Make your child’s first piano lessons
                                                                                                     Private Piano (6 yrs+)
                                                                                                     Private Clarinet (9 yrs+)
Piano is now taught in Room 201
                                                  FUN! This semi-structured introduction             Get a strong background in music
                                                  to piano features the Kelly Kirby
UKE & Me (3-6yrs)                                 learning method. Level 1 pre-requisite:
                                                                                                     and gain the benefits of learning an
                                                                                                     instrument. Janine provides 30 minute
Come join us on a ukulele adventure.              students can count to ten, know their              lessons from beginners to advanced
Parents with their child will jam                 ABCs, and can cut with scissors. NEW               levels. Conservatory exam preparation
together on the ukulele while singing             program space, room 201.                           is also available. Clarinet players, please
along to songs. There will be art                 Room 201                       Louise Papais       bring an instrument and reeds. Leisure
and musical story telling time with               $151.80/11 sess                                    Access subsidy does not apply to this
the ukuleles as well. No previous                 Level 1                                            program.
knowledge of the ukulele or skills sets           Jan 12-Mar 23 Sa  11:00AM-12:00PM 190739           No class Feb 18.
are required. Ukuleles will be provided           Jan 13-Mar 24 Su  11:00AM-12:00PM 190740           Room 201                           Janine Oye
during class and you are welcome to               Level 2                                            $270.00/10 sess
bring your own. Parental participation            Jan 12-Mar 23 Sa  12:00PM-1:00PM 190741            Jan 7-Mar 18 M      3:30PM-4:00PM     190731
is required. Space permitting drop-in             Jan 13-Mar 24 Su  10:00AM-11:00AM 190742           Jan 7-Mar 18 M      4:00PM-4:30PM     190732
fee: $12. For more information visit:             Level 3/4 Split                                    Jan 7-Mar 18 M      4:30PM-5:00PM     190734
http://www.musicalexpressions.ca.                 Jan 12-Mar 23 Sa  1:00PM-2:00PM      190743        Jan 7-Mar 18 M      5:00PM-5:30PM     190735
No class Feb 17.                                  Jan 13-Mar 24 Su  2:00PM-3:00PM      190744        Jan 7-Mar 18 M      5:30PM-6:00PM     190736
Preschool 2               Musical Expressions
                                                                                                     Jan 7-Mar 18 M      6:00PM-6:30PM     190737
Jan 13-Mar 17 Su           9:30AM-10:00AM
$81/9 sess                            194862
                                                  Piano Grad Class (5-13yrs)                         Jan 7-Mar 18 M      6:30PM-7:00PM     190738
                                                  Take the next step in your child’s
                                                  musical development. New books,                    Guitar/Ukulele: Private Lessons
                                                  new challenges and new experiences                 (6yrs-Adult)
                                                  await! This class is for those who have
                                                                                                     Guitar players of any skill level and
                                                  successfully completed the Grad Class
                                                                                                     beginner ukulele players are welcome!
                                                  1 and/or have the ability to play pieces
                                                                                                     Each private lesson will be tailored
                                                  within a two octave range. Books not
                                                                                                     to your skill, age, ability and interests.
                                                  included and need to be purchased
                                                                                                     Come and enjoy the guitar/ukulele!
                                                  from instructor at first class for
                                                                                                     Please bring your own instrument.
                                                  approximately $40.
                                                                                                     For a child’s first guitar, the instructor
                                                  Room 201                           Louise Papais
                                                                                                     recommends a 1/2 size or 3/4 size
                                                  $225.50/11 sess
Piano – Beginners           NEW!
                                                  Grad Class I/II Split
                                                                                                     classical guitar. Leisure Access subsidy
Half hour lessons with a combination                                                                 does not apply to this program.
                                                  Jan 12-Mar 23 Sa      2:30PM-4:00PM      190725
of music theory and practical piano                                                                  No class Feb 18.
                                                  Jan 13-Mar 24 Su      3:00PM-4:30PM      190726
playing. This is a good introduction                                                                 Room 211                      Leonard Pallerstein
                                                  Grad Class II
for your child to learn to enjoy music.                                                              $270/10 sess
                                                  Jan 12-Mar 23 Sa      9:30AM-11:00AM 190727
Cost of the piano book is not included.                                                              Jan 7-Mar 18 M       3:30PM-4:00PM       190747
                                                  Jan 12-Mar 23 Sa      4:00PM-5:30PM      190728
Leisure Access subsidy does not apply                                                                Jan 7-Mar 18 M       4:00PM-4:30PM       190840
                                                  Jan 13-Mar 24 Su      12:00PM-1:30PM 190729
to this program.                                                                                     Jan 7-Mar 18 M       4:30PM-5:00PM       190842
                                                  Jan 13-Mar 24 Su      4:30PM-6:00PM      190730
Room 201                    Musical Expressions                                                      Jan 7-Mar 18 M       5:00PM-5:30PM       190844
$230/10 sess/child                                                                                   Jan 7-Mar 18 M       5:30PM-6:00PM       190845
$250/10 sess/adult                                                                                   Jan 7-Mar 18 M       6:00PM-6:30PM       190847
Jan 10-Mar 14 Th    4:00PM-4:30PM       198461                                                       Jan 7-Mar 18 M       6:30PM-7:00PM       190849
Jan 10-Mar 14 Th    4:30PM-5:00PM       198462                                                       Jan 7-Mar 18 M       7:00PM-7:30PM       190851
Jan 10-Mar 14 Th    5:00PM-5:30PM       198463                                                       Jan 7-Mar 18 M       7:30PM-8:00PM       190853
Jan 10-Mar 14 Th    5:30PM-6:00PM       198469
Jan 10-Mar 14 Th    6:00PM-6:30PM       198470
Jan 10-Mar 14 Th    6:30PM-7:00PM       198471
Jan 10-Mar 14 Th    7:00PM-7:30PM       198472
Jan 10-Mar 14 Th    7:30PM-8:00PM       198473

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Creative Arts                                      Cartooning! (7-13yrs)
                                                   Learning to draw can be fun, especially
                                                                                                    Little Cooks (3-6yrs)
                                                                                                    A great introduction for aspiring chefs!
                                                   when we create silly characters, funny           We will be making a variety of healthy,
                                                   expressions and drawing sequences                delicious and fun dishes . Your child
                                                   that tell a joke! This winter season, our        will gain experience in measuring,
                                                   ALL NEW cartoon drawing lessons                  kitchen safety, nutrition, and kitchen
                                                   will stoke your child’s artistic fire. This      cleanliness. Please bring a container
                                                   delightful program combines Young                every week to take food home in. This
                                                   Rembrandts’ innovative, step-by-step             is a nut-free environment, however we
                                                   drawing method with light-hearted                will be using common foods such as
                                                   subject matter that engages children,            wheat, eggs, and dairy. Not suitable for
                                                   their sense of humour, and their vivid           children with food sensitivities.
                                                   imaginations. All NEW Lessons In Every           No class Jan 26, Feb 16.
Adventures In Art (3-6yrs)                         Session! www.youngrembrandts.com/                Preschool 1                       Mimi Lanot
Open your creative side and find a                 metrovancouver                                   Jan 12-Mar 16 Sa            11:00AM-12:15PM
world of fun? An exciting art class                Room 101                    Young Rembrandts     $104/8 sess                          191824
that is developmentally appropriate                Jan 13-Mar 17 Su            11:00AM-12:00PM
for young children to engage in the
artistic process and product. We will
                                                   $111/10 sess                            190746   Cooking Fun (7-11yrs)
experiment and explore with a variety                                                               A great introduction for aspiring
of common materials and techniques
                                                   Art And You (6-10yrs)                            chefs! We will be baking and cooking
to create a three dimensional project.             This is a fun and liberating class!              a variety of healthy, delicious and fun
Two projects will be made each                     Children will participate in, individual         dishes. Your child will gain experience
week. Bring an art apron. All supplies             and group art activities for free flow           in measuring, kitchen safety, nutrition,
included.                                          of imagination, originality and unique           and kitchen cleanliness. Please bring
No class Feb 16.                                   expression through drawing, painting,            a container every week to take food
Room 211                       Liz Au-Young        clay, movement and drama. Activities             home. This is a nut-free environment,
Jan 12-Mar 16 Sa         11:00AM-11:45AM           are designed to foster confidence and            however we will be using common
$63/9 sess                           190860        self-esteem. All supplies included.              foods such as wheat, eggs, and dairy.
                                                   Dress for a mess.                                Not suitable for children with food
                                                   Room 211                        Kelly Jimenez    sensitivities.
Preschool Drawing (3-6yrs)                         Jan 6-Mar 10 Su            11:00AM-12:15PM       No class Jan 26, Feb 16.
Learning to draw basic shapes is an                $140/10 sess                           193460    Preschool 1                       Mimi Lanot
essential building block for every artist.                                                          Jan 12-Mar 16 Sa              1:30PM-3:00PM
This fall, Young Rembrandts introduces                                                              $112/8 sess                          191825
ALL NEW drawing lessons that will
excite your budding artist! Our lady
                                                   Educational
bug and gumball machine provide
                                                                                                    Bricks 4 Kidz® - LEGO Animals Jr.
excellent practice for drawing circle
                                                   ABC’s And 123’s (3-6yrs)                         (4-6yrs)
shapes. Lessons such as the Clown                  In this fun-filled approach to learning          It’s a zoo in here! Kids will get to build
puppet, Rocket ship and Monkey                     foundational skills, children will               motorized LEGO models of slithering
drawings will strengthen your child’s              gain letter and number recognition.              snakes, crawly insects, jumpy frogs and
fine motor skills. Other drawings like             This language art class introduces               more with our growing knowledge
the delicious candy bag and beautiful              thealphabet and letter sounds using a            of physics and mechanics. Students
fall scene will strengthen your child’s            variety of hands-on activities such as           will love these moving models that
compositional skills and expand their              art, games, visuals, and many more.              celebrate the wonders of the animal
creative minds. Enroll your child into a           No class Feb 16.                                 kingdom.
Young Rembrandts class today. THEY                 Room 211                        Liz Au-Young     Space permitting drop-in fees: $19.50.
WILL LOVE IT! www.youngrembrandts.                 Jan 12-Mar 16 Sa           10:00AM-10:45AM       Room 211                       Vancouver Bricks 4 Kids
com/metrovancouver                                 $54/9 sess                            190858     Jan 17-Feb 21 Th                     4:00PM-5:00PM
Room 101                   Young Rembrandts                                                         $90/6 sess                                    194878
Jan 13-Mar 17 Su          10:00AM-11:00AM
$185/10 sess                        190861

GST will be added to program fee if applicable.                                      To Register: 604·718·8211 | www.killarneycentre.ca |            13
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Chess (6-13 yrs)
Come jump into the intricate world
                                                     Game Design with UME Academy
                                                     (8-13yrs)
                                                                                                  Social
of Chess. Each session will be full of
chess puzzles, supervised games and
                                                     Create your own video game! Designed         Family Movie Nights
                                                     by film and game industry veterans,
game analysis. This comprehensive and                students learn creative problem-
                                                                                                  (5yrs + Adult)
progressive program allows students to               solving and computational thinking           Family Night at Killarney, every
learn how to play chess in the optimal               through the game design process              last Friday. Join our trained and
manner by gradually increasing                       while employing Unity3d, the software        experienced staff to watch a family-
complexity. Classes will follow the                  that powers today’s top games. Each          friendly movie. Parents are required to
six-level academic chess program of                  class is rooted in a STEAM topic             be in attendance with children under
the Vancouver Chess School. (www.                    (Science, Technology, Engineering,           the age of 8 yrs. $1/for popcorn.
vanchess.ca)                                         Art and Math) and also includes time         Rooms 151 & 152 Seniors Centre
Room 201                    Vancouver Chess School   to create, play and evaluate games.          Jan 25 F                       6:30PM-9:00PM
1K (absolute beginners)                              Returning students will refine their         Feb 22 F                       6:30PM-9:00PM
Jan 15-Mar 12 Tu                   4:00PM-5:00PM     skills for entry into the NEW Masters        Mar 29 F                       6:30PM-9:00PM
$168/9 sess                                197512    Program. Students will have a chance
2K (beginners with some knowledge)                   to show off their creations in our online
Jan 15-Mar 12 Tu                   5:00PM-6:00PM     arcade, https://ume.academy/arcade.
$168/9 sess                                197513    Room 101                       UME Academy
                                                     Jan 19-Mar 2 Sa             9:45AM-10:45AM
                                                     $115.50 /7 sess                     199932

                                                     Game Thinkers with UME
                                                     Academy (5-7yrs)
                                                     Play happens everywhere and so does
                                                     learning! In this class, young learners
                                                     analyze the games they play outdoors
Game Design Masters Program                          and then create their own board
(9-13yrs)                                            games and physical games. Along the
Learn the skills that will last a lifetime.          way, they’ll learn math concepts, art,
UME Academy students will gain the                   science and storytelling!
soft skills and technical know-how                   Room 101                       UME Academy
of 21st century digital thinkers and                 Jan 19-Mar 2 Sa              9:00AM-9:30AM
creators. Big ideas start with a strong              $115.50 /7 sess                     199934
foundation in the design process.
Participants will be presented with
state-of-the-art methodologies
to scope, plan and manage their
inspirational ideas into concrete
results. Skill development in the
following areas will be emphasized:
programming, project management,                         Have a
                                                       BirthdayParty
presentation and collaboration.
Requires min. of three previous UME
classes or camps.

                                                        by the Pool!
Room 101                         UME Academy
Jan 19-Mar 2 Sa              11:00AM-12:00PM
$115.50 /7 sess                        199931
                                                      See page 29 for details…

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Martial Arts                                             Taekwondo (6+yrs)
                                                         A dynamic Korean Martial Art that
                                                         teaches techniques for defense and
Karate (6+yrs)                                           attack in addition to the development               Traditional Kung Fu (6+yrs)
Self-defence and physical conditioning                   of physical and mental discipline. For              Sifu Marquis Lung and Instructor
are emphasized in this contact oriented                  students 13-18 yrs, look for the Youth              Timothy Peng will teach you Northern
style of Karate. For existing students,                  Taekwondo class in the Youth section.               Shaolin traditional forms, weapon
please visit www.fightingart.ca to find                  Please note that Participant Waiver                 forms, sparring and self-defence. It
out which class you should sign up                       forms must be filled out before the                 will help you gain physical and mental
for if you are not sure. For 13-18 yrs                   program starts. Forms are available                 strength, develop self-confidence and
who attended at least one term of the                    from the instructor. Uniform must be                discipline. Membership fee $1 per
children’s class with us, you can join the               purchased at cost of $55-$65 plus GST.              month for the Northern Shaolin Lung
Karate for Teens Level 1 in the Youth                    No class Feb 17.                                    Chi Cheung Association is included in
section. Please note that Participant                    Dojo                              Wu’s Taekwondo    the fee. Please note that Participant
Waiver forms must be filled out before                   Saturday classes                      $77/11 sess   Waiver forms must be filled out before
the program starts. Forms are available                  Sunday classes 		                     $70/10 sess   the program starts. Forms are available
from the instructor. Uniform is not                      Green-Belt to Blue-Red                              from the instructor. Class meets Wed
required.                                                Jan 12-Mar 23 Sa       3:00PM-4:00PM      196253    and Sat /weekly.
$96 /12 sess		                  Vancouver Seiyu Karate   Jan 13-Mar 24 S        11:00AM-12:00PM 196257       1/3 Gym              Northern Shaolin Kung Fu
Beginner * Room 205                                      Red to Black Belt                                   Beginner
Jan 6-Mar 24 Su           4:00PM-4:45PM        194867    Jan 12-Mar 23 Sa       4:00PM-5:00PM      196258    Jan 9-Mar 13 W/Sa            4:15PM-5:30PM
Blue Belt to Blue/Stripe * Dojo                          Jan 13-Mar 24 Su       12:00PM-1:00PM 196260        $174/19 sess                          191840
Jan 6-Mar 24 Su           4:25PM-5:25PM        194868    White to Yellow Belt                                Intermediate
Orange Belt * Dojo                                       Jan 12-Mar 23 Sa       12:00PM-1:00PM 196264        Jan 9-Mar 13 W Sa           4:15 PM-5:45 PM
Jan 6-Mar 24 Su           2:15PM-3:15PM        194872    Jan 13-Mar 24 Su       9:00AM-10:00AM 196266        $193/19 sess                          191841
Orange/Stripe * Dojo                                     Yellow to Green Belt                                Advanced
Jan 6-Mar 24 Su           3:20PM-4:20PM        194869    Jan 12-Mar 23 Sa       1:00PM-2:00PM      196267    Jan 9-Mar 13 W/Sa            4:15PM-6:15PM
White Belt Level 1 * Room 205                            Jan 13-Mar 24 Su       10:00AM-11:00AM 196268       $212/19 sess                          191851
Jan 6-Mar 24 Su           4:50PM-5:50PM        194870
White Belt Level 2 & Stripe * Dojo
Jan 6-Mar 24 Su           1:10PM-2:10PM        194871
Yellow Belt to Green Belt * Dojo
Jan 10-Mar 28 Th          5:10PM-6:10PM        194873

GST will be added to program fee if applicable.                                              To Register: 604·718·8211 | www.killarneycentre.ca |    15
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Fencing Beginner (9-15yrs)
Offered by the Tri-City Fencing
                                              Fencing - L1 Training Program
                                              (11-15yrs)
                                                                                             Sports
Academy, for ages 9-15 years. Our             Pre-requisite: Fencing - Youth
youth program begins with a four-             Beginners. Offered by the Tri-City
session introductory class, quickly           Fencing Academy.After completion of
teaching the basic actions of the             a beginners program, older students
sport, allowing students to progress to       enter our L1 (11+ yrs) training program.
fencing bouts in a short time. Fencing        Students will be learning in this L1
is a great cardiovascular workout,            program for typically 3-9 months, as
improving hand-eye co-ordination,             they develop strong technical sport
concentration, mental focus and               fencing basics. All equipment is
physical stamina. It provides a fun           provided. All equipment is provided.
and competitive atmosphere that               1/3 Gym                           Brad Kelly
builds self-confidence and respect.           No class Feb 18
All equipment is provided. All                Jan 7-Jan 28 M               6:00PM-7:00PM
equipment is provided.                        $55/4 sess                          191818
No class Feb 18                               Feb 4-Feb 25 M               6:00PM-7:00PM
1/3 Gym                          Brad Kelly
Jan 7-Jan 28 M              5:00PM-6:00PM
                                              $41.25/3 sess                       191819     Badminton (6-12yrs)
                                              Mar 4-Mar 25 M               6:00PM-7:00PM
$55/4 sess                         191812                                                    Learn about grip, serving, clear,
                                              $55/4 sess                          191820
Feb 4-Feb 25 M              5:00PM-6:00PM                                                    forehand, backhand, and other
$41.25/3 sess                      191813                                                    fundamental skills and strategies. Have
Mar 4-Mar 25 M              5:00PM-6:00PM
                                              Fencing - L2 Training Program                  fun playing games as well. Participants
$55/4 sess                         191814     (13-19yrs)                                     must provide their own racquet. Our
                                              Pre-requisite: L1 Training Program.            instructor Derek Wong is a NCCP
                                                                                             certified coach.
Fencing - L1 Training Program                 Offered by the Tri-City Fencing
                                                                                             2/3 Gym                                  Derek Wong
                                              Academy. After graduation from an
(9-10yrs)                                     L1 program, fencers move into our              $60.50/11 sess
Pre-requisite: Fencing - Youth                L2 and then L3 programs. Students              Badminton 1 – (Beg. 6-8 yrs)
Beginners. Offered by the Tri-City            will be learning in the L2 program             Jan 9-Mar 20 W         3:30PM-4:30PM         191836
Fencing Academy. After completion             for 1-2 years as they move from basic          Badminton 2 – (Int. 6-8yrs + Beg. 9-12 yrs)
of a beginners program, younger               skills to more advanced technical and          Jan 9-Mar 20 W         4:30PM-5:30PM         191837
students enter our L1 (9-10 yrs) training     tactical knowledge. These programs             Badminton 3 – (Int./Adv. 9-12 yrs)
program. Students will be learning            are skills assessment based, using             Jan 9-Mar 20 W         5:30PM-6:30PM         191838
in this L1 program until they reach           an advancement system from the
the age of 11, as they develop strong         Canadian Fencing Federation similar            Indoor Tennis - MINI Tennis
technical sport fencing basics. All
equipment is provided. All equipment
                                              to other martial arts programs. All            (7-10yrs)
                                              equipment is provided.
is provided.                                                                                 This class is an introduction to tennis
                                              No class Feb 18
No class Feb 18                                                                              for children. Students are introduced
                                              1/3 Gym                           Brad Kelly
1/3 Gym                          Brad Kelly                                                  to basic Forehand and Backhand while
                                              Jan 7-Jan 28 M               6:00PM-8:00PM
Jan 7-Jan 28 M              5:00PM-6:00PM                                                    developing hand - eye coordination
                                              $85/4 sess                          191821
$55/4 sess                         191815                                                    through a variety of fun games and
                                              Feb 4-Feb 25 M               6:00PM-8:00PM
Feb 4-Feb 25 M              5:00PM-6:00PM                                                    activities.
                                              $63.75/3 sess                       191822
$41.25/3 sess                      191816                                                    No class Feb 17, Mar 3.
                                              Mar 4-Mar 25 M               6:00PM-8:00PM
Mar 4-Mar 25 M              5:00PM-6:00PM                                                    1/3 Gym                      Juan Carlos Maldonado
                                              $85/4 sess                          191823
$55/4 sess                         191817                                                    $108/9 sess
                                                                                             (4-6yrs)
                                                                                             Jan 13-Mar 24 Su        9:15AM-10:00AM 191827
                                                                                             (7-10yrs)
                                                                                             Jan 13-Mar 24 Su        10:00AM-11:00AM 191826

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