ELECTION OF DIRECTORS 2018-19

ELECTION OF DIRECTORS 2018-19 Board of Directors Kerrisdale Community Centre Society   ELECTION OF DIRECTORS Each year at the February annual general meeting the Kerrisdale Community Centre Society holds an election to select Directors of the Society for the coming year. Our Annual General Meeting will be on February 21, 2018.  As a member of… Continue Reading

When Kerrisdale ROCKED!

When Kerrisdale ROCKED!

When Kerrisdale ROCKED! Built in 1949, the Kerrisdale Arena has offered a host of recreational options to the community from skating lessons, roller derby and ice hockey games to concerts by some of the most influential musicians of our time. In 1956, Bill Haley & the Comets ROCKED Vancouver at the Kerrisdale Arena and by the… Continue Reading

Georgia Straight Article on JOA-Oct 4

Georgia Straight Article on JOA-Oct 4

Vancouver park board still trying to get contracts inked with community centre associations The Georgia Straight provided an update on the Joint Operating Agreement process on October 4, 2017. Read about it here. RELATED ARTICLES Oct 3: Community centres closer to agreement with park board | Vancouver Courier Oct 1: Vancouver community centres face deadline to… Continue Reading

Halloween Events

Halloween Events

 Halloween Events at Kerrisdale Community Centre Register Now as space is limited!   Halloween Pumpkin Carving 5+ yrs Join families for a night of pumpkin carving! Pumpkins, some utensils will be supplied and refreshments will be served. Arrive early for a short demonstration at the beginning. Two pumpkins are provided per family. Each family member… Continue Reading

Between the folds: connection, imagination, and passion

Between the folds: connection, imagination, and passion The 3-day workshop entitled “Japanese Art of Origami & Game”, organized by a Grade 6 student in Kerrisdale Elementary together with her friends and family was a big success with over 60 participants of all ages. The event was possible thanks to the Vancouver Foundation’s Neighbourhood Small Grants’… Continue Reading

The Future World Changers: 2017 Vancouver Regional Heritage Fair

The Future World Changers: 2017 Vancouver Regional Heritage Fair

The Future World Changers: 2017 Vancouver Regional Heritage Fair Vancouver Regional Heritage Fair 2017, held on Saturday May 20, 2017 at Kerrisdale Community Centre, was something that Vancouver, and Canada, should be proud of. Under the visionary leadership of Janet Morley at Vancouver Regional Heritage Fair, families, educators, and communities worked together in partnership to… Continue Reading

Who is Rebecca Salters? An artist behind Drama Bugs at the Kerrisdale Community Centre

Who is Rebecca Salters?  An artist behind Drama Bugs at the Kerrisdale Community Centre Engagement with the arts and arts-based programs is a new primary focus of the Kerrisdale Community Centre in the coming year. As such, the Playbook is highlighting a few instructors already running arts-based programs to showcase their efforts and emphasize the… Continue Reading

An Indigenous Perspective of Reconciliation and Art-Kerrisdale Playbook

An Indigenous Perspective of Reconciliation and Art-Kerrisdale Playbook

An Indigenous Perspective of Reconciliation and Art-Kerrisdale Playbook In September Issue of Kerrisdale Playbook, our community engagement e-zine, we have an excellent article entitled “An Indigenous Perspective of Reconciliation and Art” featuring Dr. Mique’l Dangeli, an Indigenous visual and performing artist who holds a PhD in Northwest Coast First Nations art history -absolutely must-read. READ… Continue Reading

Voting Results of Sept 19

Voting Results of Sept 19

Voting Results on Park Board’s Joint Operating Proposal As a result of yesterday’s (Sept 19) General Meeting of Members, there were 496 votes cast. 481:15 voted in favour to reject the Park Board’s April 10 JOA proposal. The Kerrisdale Community Centre Society (KCCS) Board of Directors would like to thank the community of Kerrisdale and surrounding neighbourhoods… Continue Reading