History of Kerrisdale Arena

History of Kerrisdale Arena

 

History of Kerrisdale Arena

Kerrisdale Community Artist Web PhotoRocking and rolling through November 2016 to June 2017 artists Lisa g Nielsen and Rene Cherrie will fuse sound and image exploring the exciting history of Kerrisdale Arena.
Community members will be invited to collaborate with stories, vision, music, art and more to create an immersive video and sound installation within the Arena itself.
Find Rene and Lisa creating real-time in the Arena’s ‘living room’ or in their mobile projection/sound studio at other locations in the community.

 

CELEBRATION SCREENING – Wednesday AUGUST 30th 5-9pm @ Kerrisdale Arena

 

Connect with and track participants progress here: www.kerrisdalearenarock.blogspot.ca/

You will be able to view more information about the “Kerrisdale Arena Rock!” project from the CoV website.
http://vancouver.ca/people-programs/artists-in-communities-program.aspx and will continue throughout the year.

Building a New Life at 91 Years Young

Building a New Life at 91 Years Young

Building a New Life at 91 Years Young Several years ago, Mary Wong, then 91, moved from Saskatoon, Saskatchewan to Vancouver, British Columbia to be closer to her daughter, Janice. While Mary and Janice were looking forward to living in the same neighbourhood, they worried about how Mary would adapt to her new life here. It… Continue Reading

No Strangers – Just Friends You Haven’t Met Yet

No Strangers – Just Friends You Haven’t Met Yet

No Strangers – Just Friends You Haven’t Met Yet Below is a profile on community centre member Nicolas Lozovsky. This is one segment of a special profile series on our community centre patrons. Kerrisdale Community Centre member, Nicolas Lozovsky, knows what it’s like to struggle trying to build a life in a new place, with… Continue Reading

Kerrisdale July 24-28 Summer Camps

Kerrisdale July 24-28 Summer Camps

Music Camp This music camp includes piano, voice and ukulele class. Let’s meet and make musical instruments, music theory and compose your song. Activities will vary day to day. Free class materials and all instruments are provided. 3-5 yrs M-F    1:15 pm-2:30 pm     Jul 24-Jul 28 REGISTER HERE 112612        $120/5 sess 6-9 yrs… Continue Reading

‘Wooing’ the Younger Generation

‘Wooing’ the Younger Generation

‘Wooing’ the Younger Generation Below is a profile on Kerrisdale Community Centre Society Board Member Melissa Woo. This is one segment of a special profile series on our community centre patrons and our volunteer Board Members. Melissa Woo is a dynamo. She might be slight in size and gentle in demeanour, but in reality, she is a… Continue Reading

Kerrisdale Community Centre – A Family Affair

Kerrisdale Community Centre – A Family Affair

Kerrisdale Community Centre – A Family Affair Below is a profile on community centre member Paige Swartz. This is one segment of a special profile series on our community centre patrons. For Paige Swartz, the Kerrisdale Community Centre is a family affair – and three generations of it, at that. Unlike many at the community… Continue Reading

An Environment of Success

An Environment of Success

An Environment of Success Below is a profile on Kerrisdale Community Centre Society Board and community centre member Robert Lockhart. It is one segment of a special profile series on our community centre patrons and our volunteer Board Members. Robert Lockhart has been involved with the Kerrisdale Community Centre Society (KCCS) – as President of… Continue Reading

The People of KerrisdaleCC – A Profile Series

The People of KerrisdaleCC – A Profile Series

The People of Kerrisdale Community Centre – A Profile Series Below is a guest blog post by Ruth Atherley of AHA Creative Strategies. A seasoned writer, Ruth was asked to write several blog posts for us to profile some of the Kerrisdale Community Centre members and our Board. When I was asked by the Kerrisdale… Continue Reading

KerrisdaleCC Stories Wanted!

Has Kerrisdale Community Centre Made Your Life Better in Some Way? — We Want to Hear from You! Our community centre is going to run a series of Kerrisdale Community Centre member profiles on our blog. We want to show the Park Board and the world how important our community centre is to Kerrisdale. Our writer, Ruth… Continue Reading

Canada’s 150th Birthday Celebration! Saturday July 1

Canada’s 150th Birthday Celebration! Saturday July 1

Canada’s 150th Birthday Celebration! Saturday July 1, 2017 Come and join the community in celebrating. 11:45am-12:45pm………………Hot dogs & drink $2 1:00pm………………Hot dogs & drink $2Flag Raising Ceremony 1:15- 3:00pm………………Hot dogs & drink $2Entertainment Kerrisdale Seniors Singers, Chinese Folk Dance, Tap Dancing, Kerrisdale Senior Singers and more. Serving cupcakes & raffle.   Serving of cupcakes &… Continue Reading