Page 1

DUNBAR COMMUNITY CENTRE

Recreation Guide FALL 2021

604.222.6060 dunbarcentre.org vancouver.ca/dunbarrec recreation.vancouver.ca dunbarcc

dunbarcentre

Dunbar Community Centre is jointly operated by Dunbar Community Centre Association and the Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation

dunbarcomcentre


WELCOME!

Fall Registration Dunbar Community Centre • 4747 Dunbar Street • Vancouver, BC • V6S 2H2 Tel 604.222.6060 • E-Mail dunbarcc@vancouver.ca • dunbarcentre.org When to Register IN-PERSON & ON-LINE Tuesday, August 24, begins 7:00pm

BY PHONE • 604.222.6060 Wednesday, August 25, begins 9:00am

How to Register ON-LINE REGISTRATION

PHONE REGISTRATION

• • • •

• Have your program number and credit card information ready when you call • Due to the volume of registration you may experience some delays • Receipts can be accessed online • Call 604.222.6060 for the front desk during operating hours • Payment by Visa or Mastercard only

Go to vancouver.ca/dunbarrec Click “Register for Activities” Log-in or create an account Search and choose program

IN-PERSON REGISTRATION • In-Person and On-line takes place at the same time • Tuesday, August 24, 7:00pm

Refunds, Cancellations & Program Changes All programs (description, dates/times, prices) are subject to change without notice. At Dunbar we aim to run all scheduled programs, but sometimes we need to change or cancel on short notice. If this happens, we do our best to notify all attendees, and will provide refunds for the cancelled classes. When possible, we will also run make-up classes at the end of a session. We enourage everyone to register early to avoid cancellations or changes due to insufficent registration. If you must withdraw for medical reasons after the normal refund deadline has passed, a doctor’s note and a Programmer’s permission are required for a pro-rated refund. The refund will be granted only from the date when the Programmer has the doctor’s note in hand. ACTIVITY

CANCELLATION DEADLINE TO RECEIVE A REFUND

Multi Date Programs

48 hours prior to the 2nd class

S10

One and Two Day Workshops, Outtrips, Special Events Birthday Parties, Outdoor Sports & Hikes

48 hours prior to the event

$10

7 days notice prior to party or first class

$10

Daycamps/Daycamp Programs Noon the week prior to the camp start date Private Classes 14 days notice Events Cancelled by Dunbar CC Classes Cancelled or Change by Dunbar CC * Make-up lessons may be provided, at the discretion of the instructor

1

NON-REFUNDABLE PROCESSING FEE

$10 $10* Full Refund Full Refund for Applicable Classes

Registration Begins Tue Aug 24 at vancouver.ca/dunbarrec


PRESCHOOL & CHILDREN

Music Baby Orff Music (12-18 mths)

Toddler Orff Music (2-3 years)

Guitar for Beginners (8-12 yrs)

This is baby’s first music class! Enjoy an opportunity for you and your baby to sing, play instruments and dance to the tunes. Lots of knee bouncing, handclapping fun. With guitar and many puppets and dancing scarves Tonia will keep the little ones singing and dancing. At the end of the term parents are given a handout of songs to take home. Come join the fun! Parent participation required, only one parent per child should attend as space is limited. W Sep 22-Dec 8 9:30 am-10:00 am 367377 $96/12 sess Instructor: Tonia Allen

As your child grows into preschool age, they are ready for new musical challenges. In this level children begin to actively participate in singing and playing the instruments. We will focus on fun and learning musical concepts such as keeping the beat, following the leader as well as various movement songs and learning how to name and play a variety of percussion instruments. Tonia has been teaching the Orff method for many years and works with all ages. She has lots of songs to keep your toddler movin’ and groovin’. A handout of songs is given out at the last class. Come join the fun! Parent participation required, only one parent per child should attend as space is limited. W Sep 22-Dec 8 11:30 am-12:00 pm 367385 $96/12 sess Instructor: Tonia Allen

Come learn the basics of guitar playing, both classical style with notes and folk style with chords. We will do some folk songs, pop songs and other classics. Music will be provided. Students must bring their own guitars. No musical experience necessary. Class is limited to 7 maximum to ensure individual attention. Please leave your name and phone number at the front desk if you have questions about your child’s level. Tonia will return your call. W Sep 22-Dec 8 4:30 pm-5:15 pm 367392 $156/12 sess Instructor: Tonia Allen

Orff Sibling Music (6 mths-4 yrs) This class is for two children of the same family to learn music together. The little ones can laugh and bounce to the beat while the older ones will lead with actions and singing. This is the perfect class to share musical family fun together. Tonia has an unlimited amount of knee bouncing, hand clapping songs as well as movement songs and instruments to play! Price reflects registration for two siblings. For online registration, please register one child per family. Come join the fun! Parent participation required, only one parent per child should attend as space is limited. W Sep 22-Dec 8 10:50 am-11:20 am 367384 $108/12 sess Instructor: Tonia Allen

Toddler Orff Music (18-24 mths) With a focus on fun and learning new musical skills as well as language development this class is perfect for those exploring toddlers. We have lots of instruments, drums, xylophones and props to keep your toddler dancing and singing. Come join Tonia with her guitar, puppets and dancing scarves for a rollicking good time. A handout of songs is given out at the last class. Come join the fun! Parent participation required, only one parent per child should attend as space is limited. W Sep 22-Dec 8 10:10 am-10:40 am 367380 $96/12 sess Instructor: Tonia Allen

Preschool Orff Music (3-4 yrs) These classes offer preschoolers excellent musical training focusing on the basics of pitch, rhythm and beat. In a fun filled atmosphere, your child will play a variety of instruments including pitched percussion instruments such as xylophones, glockenspiels and metallophones. An opportunity to learn music independently from parents and with other children. Children must be able to stay on their own without parents. W Sep 22-Dec 8 1:30 pm-2:15 pm 367386 $130/12 sess Instructor: Tonia Allen

Kindergarten - Grade 1 Orff Music (3-5 yrs) These classes offer kindergartners and grade 1’s excellent musical training focusing on the basics of pitch, rhythm and beat. In a fun filled atmosphere, your child will play a variety of instruments including pitched percussion instruments such as xylophones, glockenspiels and metallophones. An opportunity to learn music independently from parents and with other children. Children must be able to stay on their own without parents. W Sep 22-Dec 8 3:30 pm-4:15 pm 367391 $130/12 sess Instructor: Tonia Allen

For more info visit dunbarcentre.org or call 604.222.6060

Guitar Intermediate (8-12 yrs) This class is for students that have 3-4 years of previous experience. Must know notes from g-high g (top three strings) and 6 basic chords. We will do some folk songs, pop songs and other classics. Music will be provided. Students must bring their own guitars. Class is limited to 7 maximum to ensure individual attention. Ongoing curriculum, but new students are welcome. W Sep 22-Dec 8 5:15 pm-6:00 pm 367393 $156/12 sess Instructor: Tonia Allen

Guitar: Private Lesson (12+ yrs) Private lessons for 12+ yrs who want to work on their guitar skills either for beginners or more intermediate. Both learning notes (classical) and learning chords is taught. Go at your own pace. Tonia Allen has experience of teaching guitar to all age groups for many years. W Sep 22-Dec 8 6:00 pm-6:30 pm 367398 $312/12 sess W Sep 22-Dec 8 6:30 pm-7:00 pm 367399 $312/12 sess Instructor: Tonia Allen * Available for Adult Registration

Please Note: Programs are subject to change without notice

2


PRESCHOOL & CHILDREN

Music

Private Piano Lessons (4-11 yrs) A fun and practical approach to learning piano. This course teaches students who seek to gain a well rounded knowledge of piano that includes performance, technique, artistry, and theoretical skills. Books will be recommended on the first day of class. Sa Sep 18-Dec 11 10:00 am-10:30 am 370125 $299/13 sess Sa Sep 18-Dec 11 10:30 am-11:00 am 370131 $299/13 sess Sa Sep 18-Dec 11 11:00 am-11:30 am 370133 $299/13 sess Sa Sep 18-Dec 11 11:30 am-12:00 pm 370136 $299/13 sess Sa Sep 18-Dec 11 12:00 pm-12:30 pm 370138 $299/13 sess Sa Sep 18-Dec 11 12:30 pm-1:00 pm 370141 $299/13 sess Sa Sep 18-Dec 11 1:00 pm-1:30 pm 370143 $299/13 sess Sa Sep 18-Dec 11 1:30 pm-2:00 pm 370145 $299/13 sess Sa Sep 18-Dec 11 2:00 pm-2:30 pm 370147 $299/13 sess Instructor: Derek Pang

Private Violin Lessons (5+ yrs)

Private Piano Lessons (5-9 yrs)

Join as a complete beginner or tune up your violin skills. Students of all levels are welcome! Learn the violin in a supportive environment with a dedicated teacher, who will also provide you with information on how to get the appropriate size and type of violin. Lessons are 30 minutes duration. No class Oct 11. M Sep 13-Nov 1 3:30 pm-4:00 pm 367068 $196/7 sess M Sep 13-Nov 1 4:00 pm-4:30 pm 367069 $196/7 sess M Sep 13-Nov 1 4:30 pm-5:00 pm 367070 $196/7 sess M Sep 13-Nov 1 5:00 pm-5:30 pm 367071 $196/7 sess M Sep 13-Nov 1 5:30 pm-6:00 pm 367072 $196/7 sess M Sep 13-Nov 1 6:00 pm-6:30 pm 367073 $196/7 sess M Sep 13-Nov 1 6:30 pm-7:00 pm 367074 $196/7 sess M Sep 13-Nov 1 7:00 pm-7:30 pm 367075 $196/7 sess M Sep 13-Nov 1 7:30 pm-8:00 pm 367076 $196/7 sess M Sep 13-Nov 1 8:00 pm-8:30 pm 367077 $196/7 sess M Nov 8-Dec 20 3:30 pm-4:00 pm 367078 $196/7 sess M Nov 8-Dec 20 4:00 pm-4:30 pm 367079 $196/7 sess M Nov 8-Dec 20 4:30 pm-5:00 pm 367080 $196/7 sess M Nov 8-Dec 20 5:00 pm-5:30 pm 367081 $196/7 sess M Nov 8-Dec 20 5:30 pm-6:00 pm 367082 $196/7 sess M Nov 8-Dec 20 6:00 pm-6:30 pm 367083 $196/7 sess M Nov 8-Dec 20 6:30 pm-7:00 pm 367084 $196/7 sess M Nov 8-Dec 20 7:00 pm-7:30 pm 367085 $196/7 sess M Nov 8-Dec 20 7:30 pm-8:00 pm 367086 $196/7 sess M Nov 8-Dec 20 8:00 pm-8:30 pm 367087 $196/7 sess Instructor: Ali Nourbakhsh * Available for Adult Registration

Begin the journey into the wonderful world of music through private piano lessons. Students are introduced to the piano keyboard and musical notation. Music books must be purchased and a keyboard is required at home for daily practicing. No class Nov 11. Th Sep 16-Dec 16 3:30 pm-4:00 pm 368918 $299/13 sess Th Sep 16-Dec 16 4:00 pm-4:30 pm 368924 $299/13 sess Th Sep 16-Dec 16 4:30 pm-5:00 pm 368927 $299/13 sess Th Sep 16-Dec 16 5:00 pm-5:30 pm 368931 $299/13 sess Instructor: Beth Carroll

Private Piano Lessons (4+ yrs) Love to learn piano but don’t know where to start? You may have admirable potential but don’t know how to develop it. This introductory piano class is designed to inspire young beginners to recognize their talents. Theory and musical notation help them understand melodies. Clapping and singing will help them develop rhythm. Students will be able to play some simple tunes by the end of the class. They will also recognize their potential and know how to polish it. Tu Sep 21-Nov 9 9:00 am-9:30 am 369070 $184/8 sess Tu Sep 21-Nov 9 9:30 am-10:00 am 369072 $184/8 sess Tu Sep 21-Nov 9 10:00 am-10:30 am 369073 $184/8 sess Tu Sep 21-Nov 9 10:30 am-11:00 am 369074 $184/8 sess Sep 21-Nov 9 11:00 am-11:30 am 369075 $184/8 sess Tu Sep 21-Nov 9 11:30 am-12:00 pm 369076 $184/8 sess Sep 21-Nov 9 12:00 pm-12:30 pm 369077 $184/8 sess Sep 21-Nov 9 12:30 pm-1:00 pm 369078 $184/8 sess Instructor: Margaret T. S. Lai * Available for Adult Registration Please Note: Programs are subject to change without notice

3

Registration Begins Tue Aug 24 at vancouver.ca/dunbarrec


PRESCHOOL & CHILDREN

Dance DANCEPL3Y (3-5 yrs)

DANCEPL3Y (9-12 yrs)

Little Ballerinas (3-6 yrs)

Introduce your child to dance in a fun and playful way! The DANCEPL3Y Preschool program focuses on the development of physical literacy and fundamental movement skills, which are the ABCs of healthy growth and development. Your child will explore a variety of dance genres through imaginative and engaging story lines that take them around the world as they develop musicality, social skills and confidence with movement! No class Nov 11. • Free Trial Th Sep 16 10:00 am-11:00 am 374263 FREE Th Sep 23-Oct 21 10:00 am-11:00 am 374260 $75/5 sess • Free Trial Th Oct 28 10:00 am-11:00 am 374264 FREE Th Nov 4-Dec 9 10:00 am-11:00 am 374261 $75/5 sess Instructor: DANCEPL3Y Vancouver

Grab your fav pair of kicks... it’s time to get active with dance! DANCEPL3Y (danceplay) is a new dance program where kids ages 9-12 learn simple moves from a variety of styles - hip hop, urban, ballroom, Bollywood, lyrical, jazz/funk. Forget 5-67-8 or technical routines, these classes are designed to prepare kids to perform a fun and engaging final dance while also focusing on getting active, building social skills and boosting mental health through the 3 Rules of PL3Y: Be positive. Be fun. Be yourself. No class Nov 11. • Free Trial Th Sep 16 4:30 pm-5:30 pm 374304 FREE Th Sep 23-Oct 21 4:30 pm-5:30 pm 374298 $75/5 sess • Free Trial Th Oct 28 4:30 pm-5:30 pm 374307 FREE Th Nov 4-Dec 9 4:30 pm-5:30 pm 374302 $75/5 sess Instructor: DANCEPL3Y Vancouver

Young ballerinas explore the fun and beauty of ballet while learning the basic techniques. They will love playing with their creative expression in this fun class. Children must be able to participate without a parent in the room. More info: www.kirbysnelldance.com • 3-6 yrs Sa Sep 11-Nov 27 9:30 am-10:15 am 367209 $156/12 sess W Sep 15-Dec 1 9:00 am-9:45 am 370680 $156/12 sess W Sep 15-Dec 1 10:00 am-10:45 am 370681 $156/12 sess • 4-6 yrs Sa Sep 11-Nov 27 10:30 am-11:15 am 367210 $156/12 sess Instructor: Endorphin Rush Dance

DANCEPL3Y (6-8 yrs) DANCEPL3Y (dance-play) is a new kids fitness where your kids will learn simple moves from a variety of styles - hip hop, urban, ballroom, Bollywood, lyrical, jazz/ funk as they get interACTIVE and “play” with dance. Watch self-confidence and positive attitudes grow each week thanks to our motivating coaching philosophy featuring the 3 Rules of PL3Y: Be positive. Be fun. Be yourself. No class Nov 11. • Free Trial Th Sep 16 3:30 pm-4:30 pm 374290 FREE Th Sep 23-Oct 21 3:30 pm-4:30 pm 374265 $75/5 sess • Free Trial Th Oct 28 3:30 pm-4:30 pm 374293 FREE Th Nov 4-Dec 9 3:30 pm-4:30 pm 374268 $75/5 sess Instructor: DANCEPL3Y Vancouver

Hip Hip Breakers (3-5 yrs) This non-stop action-packed class includes hip hop, basic breakdancing, and dance games that will have your dancer moving to the beats. Dancers will improve coordination, musicality, expression, and learn a dynamic choreography which will be recorded for family and friends near and far to see. W Sep 15-Dec 1 11:00 am-11:45 am 370683 $156/12 sess Instructor: Endorphin Rush Dance

Hip Hop (4-8 yrs)

Preschool Ballet (3-5 yrs) Have a child that loves to dance, and want to let your child express themselves through dance? It’s never too early to let your child learn the fundamentals of dance technique. These specially structured classes are developed specifically for your little ones to learn the foundations of classical ballet and are guided by the standards set by the Royal Academy of Dance. In a welcoming, warm, and inclusive environment, your little one will have fun as they focus on developing fine motor movements, storytelling, and dance technique. Classes welcome all levels and all types of dancers. Children must be able to attend on their own. F Sep 17-Dec 10 3:00 pm-4:00 pm 370565 $143/13 sess Instructor: Natasha Usenko

This non-stop action-packed class includes hip hop, basic breakdancing, and dance games that will have your dancer moving to the beats. Children must be able to participate without a parent in the room. More info: www.kirbysnelldance.com. • 4-7 yrs Sa Sep 11-Nov 27 11:30 am-12:15 pm 367211 $156/12 sess • 5-8 yrs Sa Sep 11-Nov 27 12:30 pm-1:15 pm 367212 $156/12 sess Instructor: Endorphin Rush Dance

For more info visit dunbarcentre.org or call 604.222.6060

4


PRESCHOOL & CHILDREN

Dance

Dance & Art

Sport

Junior Ballet (5-9 yrs)

Zumbini (up to 4 yrs)

Specially structured classes are developed for students to learn the foundations of classical ballet and are guided by the standards set by the Royal Academy of Dance. In a welcoming, warm, and inclusive environment, dancers will learn ballet technique and vocabulary, coordination, musicality, and fluidity all while having fun. Classes welcome all levels and all types of dancers. F Sep 17-Dec 10 4:00 pm-5:00 pm 370568 $143/13 sess Instructor: Natasha Usenko

Sing, dance and play as you bond with your child! Created by Zumba® and BabyFirst for kids ages 0-4, the Zumbini® program combines music, dance and playing instruments for 45 minutes of can’t-stop, won’t-stop bonding, learning and fun! Zumbini® is the first early childhood education program to create a true “360°” experience, with live classes and the “Zumbini Time” interactive TV show on BabyFirst TV. In this session we will be doing ‘Kalino Finds The Music’’. Come and join the Zumbini family! Parent participation is required. Children 6 months and under can attend free with a registered sibling. www.zumbini.com. Tu Sep 28-Nov 2 10:30 am-11:15 am 367199 $97.5/6 sess Tu Nov 9-Dec 14 10:30 am-11:15 am 367201 $97.5/6 sess Instructor: Maayan Amitov

Sportball Multisport: Parent and Child (2-3 yrs)

Junior Tap (5-10 yrs) Have a kid that likes tapping their toes? Want them to get active and learn about rhythm and musicality? Learn the basics of tap dance in a fun, feel-good atmosphere. These specially designed tap classes combine rhythm and co-ordination to upbeat music to give students a solid foundation of the fundamentals of tap, while exploring musicality through dance, rhythms, and sounds. No tap shoes? That’s fine, just bring some non-marking, flat shoes! Classes welcome all levels and all types of tappers. F Sep 17-Dec 10 5:00 pm-6:00 pm 370571 $143/13 sess Instructor: Natasha Usenko

Jr Musical Theatre (5-10 yrs) With a focus on singing technique, dancing exercises, and acting games, musical theatre classes are perfect to enroll children who not only like to move, but also sing! In a welcoming, warm, and inclusive environment, students will learn the foundations of musical theatre techniques used by Broadway professionals and how to express themselves through movement and song. Throughout the week, students will sing songs from famous musicals and movies and will learn a specially choreographed routine to go along. Classes welcome all levels and all types of performers. F Sep 17-Dec 10 6:00 pm-7:00 pm 370573 $143/13 sess Instructor: Natasha Usenko

5

Design and Build (3-6 yrs) Hands-on carpentry for little builders. Create structures with wood, glue and other fun materials. The supplies are included in the registration fee and are yours to keep once the program is done. Children must be able to attend class on their own without parent/adult participation. No class Nov 11. Th Sep 23-Nov 25 9:15 am-10:30 am 374852 $157.5/9 sess Instructor: Sarah Hayes

Mixed Media (3-6 yrs) Express yourself by experimenting with all forms of art materials and techniques including painting, sculpting, fabric art, paper mache, pastels and more. This class encourages creativity in a relaxed and fun atmosphere. Wait until you see what you can create! Children must be able to attend class on their own without parent/ adult participation. No class Nov 11. Th Sep 23-Nov 25 10:45 am-12:00 pm 374857 $157.5/9 sess Instructor: Sarah Hayes

Parents have a direct hand in a preschooler’s development through a number of different ball sports. Multi-sport classes teach children important introductory physical skills and help children develop confidence in their abilities. The programs also help parents understand techniques that can be applied outside of Sportball classes. Parents must participate. No session Nov 11. Th Sep 16-Oct 28 10:45 am-11:30 am 372130 $126/7 sess Th Nov 4-Dec 9 10:45 am-11:30 am 372505 $90/5 sess Instructor: Sportball Vancouver

Sportball Multisport (3.5-5 yrs) This program is designed to guide children through the introductory skills in a number of different ball sports. Games and skills are taught in a fun and creative manner by using story lines to encourage participation. All programs are noncompetitive and focus on success while building confidence. No class Nov 11. Th Sep 16-Oct 28 11:30 am-12:30 pm 372131 $126/7 sess Th Nov 4-Dec 9 11:30 am-12:30 pm 372504 $90/5 sess Instructor: Sportball Vancouver

Sportball Indoor Soccer (4-9 yrs) Sportball Soccer introduces fundamental concepts of gameplay and teaches the basic skills required to bend it like Beckham in a supportive, non-competitive environment. Coaches zero in on skills like throw-ins, dribbling, trapping and passing in fun, exciting, skill-focused play. No class Nov 11. • 4-6 yrs Th Sep 16-Oct 28 4:30 pm-5:30 pm 372140 $126/7 sess Th Nov 4-Dec 9 4:30 pm-5:30 pm 372502 $90/5 sess • 6-9 yrs Th Sep 16-Oct 28 3:30 pm-4:30 pm 372139 $126/7 sess Th Nov 4-Dec 9 3:30 pm-4:30 pm 372503 $90/5 sess Instructor: Sportball Vancouver

Registration Begins Tue Aug 24 at vancouver.ca/dunbarrec


PRESCHOOL & CHILDREN

Sports

Education

Indoor Tennis (5-10 yrs)

Basketball Skills (9-12 yrs)

Beginner Tennis - Basic skills developed through games and play. Uses Low Compression Red Ball. Participants are required to bring their own racquets. • 5-7 yrs Tu Sep 21-Nov 23 3:15 pm-4:00 pm 373852 $100/10 sess • 8-10 yrs Tu Sep 21-Nov 23 4:15 pm-5:15 pm 373856 $120/10 sess Instructor: Mauro Liceaga Garcia

Learn the fundamentals of basketball. This program will consist of a warm up, drills and skills development in dribbling, passing, shooting and defense. There will also be time for scrimmages. F Sep 17-Nov 19 3:30 pm-4:30 pm 371517 $50/10 sess Instructor: Harry Chae

Grass Roots Soccer (2-10 yrs) An introduction to soccer. Cooperative games and basic soccer skills will be taught. Grass Roots Soccer provides a safe environment for children to play soccer, to learn about fair play, tolerance, inclusion, and respect, and to build confidence. Parent participation is required. No class Oct 11. • 2-3 yrs W Sep 22-Dec 8 1:00 pm-1:45 pm 369777 $216/12 sess • 3-5 yrs W Sep 22-Dec 8 1:45 pm-2:30 pm 369778 $216/12 sess • 5-7 yrs M Sep 27-Dec 13 3:15 pm-4:00 pm 369780 $198/11 sess • 8-10 yrs M Sep 27-Dec 13 4:00 pm-5:00 pm 369783 $198/11 sess Instructor: Glyn Roberts

Basketball Skills (8-13 yrs) Learn fundamentals, dribbling, shooting & passing, to help improve your game and build confidence. As each player develops the skills, games and competition will be introduced to further understand technical aspects and sportsmanship. Sa Sep 18-Dec 4 11:00 am-12:30 pm 370475 $228/12 sess Instructor: Dino Geremia

Active Kids: Multi-Sport and Playtime (1.5-3 yrs) This fun, interactive and high energy class will introduce your child to agility, balance, coordination and basic fundamental movement skills. Your child will learn to run, jump, kick, throw and catch through a variety of sports and games with an emphasis on developing physical literacy. Kinesiology student instructors will guide children in a fun warm up, organize sport games and skill builders, and end each class with free play. A parent or guardian is required to participant (only one parent/guardian can be accommodated). F Sept 24-Dec 3 9:30am-10:15am 376180 $198/11 sess Instructor: UBC School of Kinesiology

Active Kids: Multi-Sport and Physical Literacy (3-5 yrs) This fun, interactive and high energy class will create a safe space for your child to independently practice fundamental movement skills (such as running, jumping, kicking, throwing) as well as practice sport-specific skills and games (such as basketball, soccer, hockey, tennis, volleyball). Kinesiology student instructors will guide children through all activities with a focus on physical literacy development including motivation and confidence building. This is a great class to progress to after Multi-Sport and Playtime, or for your child’s first experience in sport and physical activity. F Sept 24-Dec 3 10:15am-11:00am 376181 $198/11 sess Instructor: UBC School of Kinesiology

EFK: Jr Engineering Club • FUNdamentals (4-6 yrs) What is engineering? Welcome to Jr. Engineering Club: FUNdamentals! These lessons are designed to give students the freedom and flexibility to accomplish these activities on their own. Students will build projects that float, fly, zoom, buzz and hopefully stand strong in this FUNdamentals course.We look forward to seeing what they can create! Children must be able to attend without parental supervision. Sa Sep 18-Oct 23 9:00 am-10:00 am 373180 $125/6 sess Sa Nov 6-Dec 11 9:00 am-10:00 am 373181 $125/6 sess Instructor: Engineering For Kids

EFK: Jr Aerospace Engineering • Taking to the Skies (5-7 yrs) The Junior Aerospace Engineering classes introduce our youngest engineers to fundamental concepts of aircraft and spacecraft design. Through open and focused exploration, students explore and construct airplanes, rockets, helicopters, and more. Sa Sep 18-Oct 23 10:15 am-11:15 am 373182 $125/6 sess Sa Nov 6-Dec 11 10:15 am-11:15 am 373183 $125/6 sess Instructor: Engineering For Kids

EFK: Jr Scratch - Makey Makey Musical Adventure (5-7 yrs) In Musical Adventures With Scratch and Makey Makey, we are going to explore how different sounds are created. We will create our own interpretations of common musical instruments like drums, piano, guitar, and even a recorder, and we will create our very own dancing program, all through the use of Makey Makey and Scratch to bring our music to life! Tu Sep 21-Oct 26 3:30 pm-4:30 pm 373188 $150/6 sess Tu Nov 2-Dec 7 3:30 pm-4:30 pm 373189 $150/6 sess Instructor: Engineering For Kids

Please Note: Programs are subject to change without notice

For more info visit dunbarcentre.org or call 604.222.6060

6


PRESCHOOL & CHILDREN

Education EFK: Software Engineering • Scratch Video Sensing (7-12 yrs)

Interactive Programming in Python (9-13 yrs)

Video sensing allows students to design and program their own video games and then test them by interacting with the program via webcam. In this Scratch program, students work together to create their own games, art, and musical instruments while exploring coding foundations. Get up and get moving with Engineering for Kids and Scratch: Video Sensing! Sa Sep 18-Oct 23 11:30 am-1:00 pm 373186 $150/6 sess Sa Nov 6-Dec 11 11:30 am-1:00 pm 373187 $150/6 sess Instructor: Engineering For Kids

Python is a popular language and is widely used across multiple industries. The course is is designed to help students with very little or no computing background learn Python and use it in various use cases such as Machine Learning, Web Development and Data Sciences. In this Project-Based learning program, kids are exposed to basics of programming concepts and get to apply them in exciting games and projects. No class Oct 14 and Nov 11. Th Sep 16-Dec 16 4:00 pm-5:00 pm 374141 $285/12 sess Instructor: Wize Computing Academy

EFK: 3D Printing: Superhero to the Rescue (7-12 yrs) 3D printing and Minecraft both represent boundless opportunity for creating even our wildest of ideas! In 3D Printing: Minecraft Creations, students will explore the basic concepts of 3D printing and computer-aided design, or CAD, to bring their most awesome Minecraft creation to life! Students will take their Minecraft design out of the world of Minecraft and learn how to extrude it into a 3D model that can then be modified to be printed in 3D. Tu Nov 2-Dec 7 4:30 pm-5:45 pm 373185 $165/6 sess Instructor: Engineering For Kids

EFK: Urban Innovations with Minecraft (7-12 yrs) Design, create, and make your very own city come alive using Minecraft! In this camp, kids will explore a variety of themes centered around scientific, sustainable, innovative, and futuristic city planning and design. Kids will immerse themselves in Minecraft while applying the Engineering for Kids design process to create a model of their very own, futuristic, sustainable city. A minecraft license (cost $35) is required to participate in this class. Tu Sep 21-Oct 26 4:30 pm-5:45 pm 373184 $150/6 sess Instructor: Engineering For Kids

7

Adventures Coding and Modding in Minecraft (8-13 yrs) Students get to go beyond just playing Minecraft, they get to program it! They imagine, create and share amazing mods in Minecraft by learning programming concepts and applying them to realize their ideas. We are excited to see what amazing ideas and “mods” students come up with! Students are challenged to think logically and apply their critical reasoning skills to create mods by learning to write and deploy code in the Minecraft environment. No prior coding experience needed. No class Oct 9 and Nov 13. Sa Sep 18-Nov 20 10:00 am-11:30 am 374076 $285/8 sess Instructor: Wize Computing Academy

Engineering and Robotics (9-13 yrs) Build and Code your robots and bring them to action - Engineering & Robotics using Vex & Lego Mindstorms. Working with motors and sensors and seeing them rolling to do the chores makes this class so much fun! Projects will focus on: Engineering, Physical Science, Technology, Mathematics and Language. No class Oct 9 and Nov 13. Sa Sep 18-Nov 20 11:30 am-1:00 pm 374080 $285/8 sess Instructor: Wize Computing Academy Please Note: Programs are subject to change without notice

Game Design and Development with Roblox (10-13 yrs) Roblox is a game-creation website where users design and upload their own games and play games that other people have created in a multiplayer environment. Wize Computing Academy?s Roblox coding courses for ages 10+ provides the perfect way to learn programming, 3D modeling & game design with Roblox Studio. Learners make amazing professional quality games that they can play with friends and family, or even sell on Roblox marketplace. No class Oct 13 and Nov 10. W Sep 15-Dec 15 4:00 pm-5:00 pm 374074 $285/12 sess Instructor: Wize Computing Academy

Red Cross Babysitting (11-16 yrs) The Babysitting Course is a nationally recognized program designed to help youth develop self-assurance, knowledge, and skills required for babysitting duties and when caring for themselves alone. These are important tools for your daughter or son to have as they begin to build invaluable skills for a lifetime. Sa Oct 2 9:00 am-4:00 pm 368908 $60/1 sess Sa Nov 6 9:00 am-4:00 pm 368911 $60/1 sess Sa Dec 4 9:00 am-4:00 pm 368913 $60/1 sess Instructor: Community Care First Aid

Registration Begins Tue Aug 24 at vancouver.ca/dunbarrec


PRESCHOOL & CHILDREN

YOUTH

Camps & Events

Clubs & Leadership

Pro-D Day Camp (5-12 yrs) Join us for a day of activities, fun and games. Please bring a snack and lunch each day and dress appropriately for the weather. A consent/waiver form must be filled out and signed by a parent/guardian. Children will not be able to participate without a completed form. Our trips are subject to change without notice. F Oct 22 9:00 am-4:00 pm 376003 $45/1 sess F Nov 26 9:00 am-4:00 pm 376005 $45/1 sess Instructor: Angie King

Winter Camp (5-12 yrs) Join us for a day of activities, fun and games. Please bring a snack and lunch each day and dress appropriately for the weather. A consent/waiver form must be filled out and signed by a parent/guardian. Children will not be able to participate without a completed form. Our trips are subject to change without notice. M Dec 20 9:00 am-4:00 pm 375972 $45/1 sess Tu Dec 21 9:00 am-4:00 pm 375973 $45/1 sess W Dec 22 9:00 am-4:00 pm 375975 $45/1 sess Th Dec 23 9:00 am-4:00 pm 375976 $45/1 sess Instructor: Angie King

Indoor Trick or Treat Dunbar Youth Council invites you to trick or treat this Halloween at the Dunbar Community Centre. Arrive in costume to this indoor children’s Halloween event. Decorate your own goody bag then trick or treat in over ten rooms around the community centre. For children up to 9 yrs • Registration is required

Sa Oct 30 1:30 pm-3:00 pm 373860 $5 For more info visit dunbarcentre.org or call 604.222.6060

Dunbar Youth Groups (14-18 yrs) Dunbar Youth Group supports seasonal community events and programs . This Fall we will host the Dunbar Indoor Trick or Treat and help out with Breakfast with Santa and Tree Lighting. Volunteer hours will be awarded at the last meeting. F Sep 17-Dec 10 4:30 pm-5:30 pm 373919 FREE/13 sess

Homework Club (9-12 yrs) Bring your own homework and get help from a youth peer leader. Registration required. M W Sep 13-Dec 15 4:00 pm-5:30 pm 373921 FREE/28 sess Tu Th Sep 14-Dec 16 4:00 pm-5:30 pm 373942 FREE/28 sess

Youth Art Club (15-18 yrs) Art Club gives young artists the space and supplies to create self-directed artwork and showcase their art pieces at the community centre. F Sep 17-Nov 26 3:30 pm-5:30 pm 373887 FREE/11 sess

Peer Leaders (15-18 yrs) Dunbar Community Centre is looking for friendly, patient and reliable youth to lead our Games Room and our Homework Club after school. Volunteer shifts will be available M-F (school days only) from 3:45-5:45pm. Must be available to attend a mandatory orientation session on Wednesday, September 8th from 4:004:30pm at Dunbar CC. M-F Sep 8-Dec 17 3:45 pm-5:45 pm 373895 FREE

Youth Volunteer Orientation (13-18 yrs) This orientation session introduces new volunteers to our volunteering program and how to get involved. Learn about volunteer requirements and current opportunities. Discover how volunteering can be a great way to develop personal interests, learn new skills and gain experience working in the community. Please pre-register. Sa Sep 25 10:00 am-11:30 am 373918 FREE

8


YOUTH

Clubs & Leadership Friday Night Club (9-12 yrs) Pizza Party & Games Night Board games, video games, card games, active games and of course - pizza! Registration is required. Completed consent forms must be submitted prior to participation. F Sep 24 5:30 pm-8:30 pm 373920 $15/1 sess Instructor: Youth Leader

S’mores & A Movie Spend Friday night with your friends making s’mores and watching a Halloween movie at Dunbar. Registration is required. Completed consent forms must be submitted prior to participation. F Oct 29 5:30 pm-8:30 pm 375055 $15/1 sess Instructor: Youth Leader

Holiday Art Bring your artistic skills and create a special art project to keep or gift for the holidays. Registration is required. Completed consent forms must be submitted prior to participation. F Nov 26 5:30 pm-8:30 pm 375056 $15/1 sess Instructor: Youth Leader

Basketball Youth Basketball • Grades 8-9

Register each week to shoot around in our Friday night youth basketball gym. Check in at the front desk when you arrive. Registration is required. Registration is on a week-to-week basis and not on a seasonal basis. F Sep 10 5:00 pm-6:30 pm 373924 FREE F Sep 17 5:00 pm-6:30 pm 374993 FREE F Sep 24 5:00 pm-6:30 pm 374997 FREE F Oct 1 5:00 pm-6:30 pm 375001 FREE F Oct 8 5:00 pm-6:30 pm 375004 FREE F Oct 15 5:00 pm-6:30 pm 375011 FREE F Oct 22 5:00 pm-6:30 pm 375012 FREE F Oct 29 5:00 pm-6:30 pm 375013 FREE F Nov 5 5:00 pm-6:30 pm 375014 FREE F Nov 12 5:00 pm-6:30 pm 375015 FREE F Nov 19 5:00 pm-6:30 pm 375016 FREE F Nov 26 5:00 pm-6:30 pm 375017 FREE F Dec 3 5:00 pm-6:30 pm 375019 FREE F Dec 10 5:00 pm-6:30 pm 375021 FREE F Dec 17 5:00 pm-6:30 pm 375023 FREE Instructor: Youth Leader

Youth Basketball • Grades 10-12

Register each week to shoot around in our youth basketball gym. Check in at the front desk when you arrive. Registration is required. Registration is on a week-toweek basis and not on a seasonal basis. F Sep 10 7:00 pm-8:30 pm 373922 FREE F Sep 17 7:00 pm-8:30 pm 375026 FREE F Sep 24 7:00 pm-8:30 pm 375027 FREE F Oct 1 7:00 pm-8:30 pm 375029 FREE F Oct 8 7:00 pm-8:30 pm 375031 FREE Oct 15 7:00 pm-8:30 pm 375032 FREE F Oct 22 7:00 pm-8:30 pm 375035 FREE F Oct 29 7:00 pm-8:30 pm 375037 FREE Nov 5 7:00 pm-8:30 pm 375038 FREE F Nov 12 7:00 pm-8:30 pm 375039 FREE F Nov 19 7:00 pm-8:30 pm 375040 FREE F Nov 26 7:00 pm-8:30 pm 375041 FREE F Dec 3 7:00 pm-8:30 pm 375043 FREE F Dec 10 7:00 pm-8:30 pm 375045 FREE F Dec 17 7:00 pm-8:30 pm 375046 FREE Instructor: Youth Leader

Please Note: Programs are subject to change without notice

9

Registration Begins Tue Aug 24 at vancouver.ca/dunbarrec


ADULT & SENIORS

Health & Fitness Joint Works • Arthritis

By taking this exercise class designed by the Arthritis Society, people with arthritis can experience such benefits as improved joint mobility and muscle endurance. No session Nov 11. Tu Th Sep 21-Dec 16 1:30 pm-2:30 pm 372506 $166.67/25 sess Instructor: Keno Kinoshita

Osteofit 1 This class is an opportunity for people who have had fractures or are at risk for fracture, to exercise in a safe and supportive way. A qualified osteofit instructor provides both appropriate exercises and education for people with osteoporosis. This program was developed by BC Women’s Hospital and the Osteoporosis Society of BC. No session Nov 11. Tu Th Sep 21-Dec 16 12:30 pm-1:30 pm 372507 $166.67/25 sess Instructor: Keno Kinoshita

Osteofit For Life This program is for those who have graduated from the Osteofit 1 program. There is a gentle warm-up, followed by exercises specifically designed to prevent falls. No session Nov 11. Tu Th Sep 21-Dec 16 11:30 am-12:30 pm 372535 $166.67/25 sess Instructor: Keno Kinoshita

Steady Feet Are you nervous about falling? Recommended by Doctors and Physiotherapists, this balance and mobility program will help improve your functional mobility, increase lower body strength, improve balance and reduce fall risk. No session Nov 11. Tu Th Sep 21-Dec 16 2:30 pm-3:30 pm 372560 $166.67/25 sess Instructor: Keno Kinoshita

Yoga & Pilates Therapeutic Weight Training

Hatha Yoga

Improve your quality of life beyond chronic problems like diabetes, arthritis, bursitis, fibromyalgia, hypertension, asthma and lower back problems with a low intensity and educational program using excercise bands and low weights. A doctor or physiotherapist’s referrral is recommended. Is suitable for those able to lift at least 10lbs. Tu Sep 21-Dec 14 10:15 am-11:15 am 372564 $173.33/13 sess Instructor: Keno Kinoshita

Open to all levels. Strengthen, stretch, tone and relax. Whether you want to get in shape, improve range of motion, relieve muscle tightness, or reduce stress, Hatha yoga can benefit you. Hatha yoga is a multi-level class and teachers will offer variations and modifications to ensure that all students are working at their own fitness level. No Drop-ins. No session Nov 11. Th Sep 23-Dec 16 11:00 am-12:15 pm 372616 $142.86/12 sess Instructor: Tina Grant

UBC Changing Aging

Flow Yoga

This renowned, evidence-based exercise program is delivered by specially trained Kinesiology students with advanced skills to work with aging and clinical populations. Designed for individuals age 65+, this program targets mobility and injury/disease prevention. Exercises focus on reducing cardiovascular disease risk factors and improving joint mobility and stability through strength, endurance, balance, coordination, agility, and flexibility training. Prerequisites: stable health condition(s), moderate to high functional mobility, and no use of mobility aids. No session Oct 11. M W Oct 4-Dec 15 9:00 am-9:55 am 376011 $200/21 sess M W Oct 4-Dec 15 10:00 am-10:55 am 376025 $200/21 sess Instructor: UBC School Of Kinesiology

This fun dynamic flow class moves from posture to posture on the breath. Focus is on mindful movement in standing and the floor postures to develop strength , focus and control. This mixed level class is suited for those with some yoga experience and not recommended for those with shoulder or wrist injuries that may be exasperated by poses like plank and down dog. No Drop-ins. No session Nov 11. Th Sep 23-Dec 16 9:30 am-10:45 am 372615 $142.86/12 sess Instructor: Tina Grant

Changing Aging Registration Info To confirm eligibility after registering into the program, NEW participants are required to contact UBC School of Kinesiology at 604.822.0207 or kin. outreach@ubc.ca to schedule your mandatory intake before the first class.

Please Note: Adult & Seniors Program Fees are listed pre-tax.

For more info visit dunbarcentre.org or call 604.222.6060

Gentle and Restorative Yoga In this class, we will focus on gentle stretching and strengthening movement. Breathing practices, mindfulness in movement, meditation, and restorative yoga will also be integrated into each class. Tu Sep 14-Dec 14 5:00 pm-6:00 pm 372887 $166.67/14 sess Instructor: Barbara McDonald

Gentle Somatic Yoga GSY is a revolutionary approach to reducing chronic pain and releasing tightly held muscles. Incorporating slow, gentle ?mindful? movements we reawaken the mind-body connection. We will address postural imbalances, gait and look inward for additional awareness of where we are holding and why we holding on to pain. No session Nov 11. Th Sep 16-Dec 16 12:45 pm-1:45 pm 372889 $154.76/13 sess Instructor: Barbara McDonald

10


ADULT & SENIORS

Yoga & Pilates

Sports

Mindfulness Yoga

Dynamic Hatha Yoga

A mindful yoga practice adapted for the beginner and those who are interested in a more gentle approach. The focus will include a combination of yoga postures, meditation and breath work. You will learn how to use this practice to help you deal with stress, become a more relaxed, aware person and keep your body moving with elegance and ease. Modifications will make this class attractive for those with restrictions due to health or injury. Drop-ins are welcome. W Sep 29-Dec 15 9:15 am-10:45 am 372894 $142.86/12 sess Instructor: Bonnie Anderson

Classes focus on the fundamentals of postures, including breath work and attention to alignment, while incorporating dynamic flow and varied sequences. Suitable for students who are new to yoga or looking to deepen their knowledge of foundational poses. Drop in: $15. No session Oct 11. M Sep 20-Dec 13 11:15 am-12:15 pm 373007 $142.86/12 sess Instructor: Tanya Takeuchi

Yoga for Men Beginners A class geared for men!! Gain flexibility, reduce muscle aches and pains, achieve better posture and balance the stresses of daily life. The class will cover the basics of yoga in the Iyengar tradition. No session Oct 11. M Sep 20-Dec 13 5:45 pm-7:00 pm 372849 $142.86/12 sess Instructor: Grant Richards

Yoga for Men A class for men to further develop their mobility, strength and flexibility. It is suitable for ongoing students and those with some background in Iyengar yoga. Register early due to the increased demand. Drop-ins with permission of the instructor. Drop in $15. No session Oct 11. M Sep 20-Dec 13 7:15 pm-8:30 pm 372851 $142.86/12 sess Instructor: Grant Richards

Iyengar Yoga • Mixed Levels

Iyengar yoga focuses on precise alignment, step-by-step instruction, and individualized feedback. In this class, you will learn essential yoga poses, use props, and hold poses longer. The method is adapted for all ages and abilities. For more information visit www.sharonfriesen. com. Drop in $18 if space permits. Tu Sep 21-Dec 14 11:00 am-12:15 pm 373283 $185.71/13 sess Instructor: Sharon Friesen

11

Chair Yoga Chair yoga is a gentle form of yoga that can be done while sitting. Some poses can also be done standing using a chair for support. Chair yoga can improve your flexibility, concentration and strength, while boosting your mood, and reducing stress and joint strain. Drop-in: $15. No session Oct 11. M Sep 20-Dec 13 10:00 am-11:00 am 373009 $142.86/12 sess Instructor: Tanya Takeuchi

Pilates All Levels Improve core strength and coordination, aid circulation, reduce stress, increase endurance, lessen chronic weaknesses, and prevent injury. No session Nov 11. Tu Oct 5-Dec 14 9:00 am-10:00 am 372590 $130.95/11 sess Th Oct 7-Dec 16 9:00 am-10:00 am 372591 $119.05/10 sess Instructor: Linda Milne

Zumba This is a Latin-inspired dance-fitness class that incorporates Latin and international music and dance movements, creating a dynamic, exhilarating, and effective fitness program. It combines high energy and motivating music with unique moves and combinations that allow the Zumba participants to dance away their worries and achieve long-term health benefits. No session Oct 11. M Sep 20-Dec 13 7:30 pm-8:30 pm 372488 $120/12 sess W Sep 22-Dec 15 7:30 pm-8:30 pm 372489 $130/13 sess Instructor: Vanessa Shandley

Badminton • Afternoon Intermediate/Advanced Spend the afternoon smashing, clearing, and challenging other players. Bring your own racquet. Protective safety eye wear highly recommended. No instruction. Drop-in $7.50. Fee includes use of feather birds. No session Nov 11. • Intermediate Tu Sep 14-Dec 14 1:00 pm-3:00 pm 371245 $80/14 sess • Advanced Th Sep 16-Dec 16 1:00 pm-3:00 pm 371224 $74.29/13 sess Supervisor: Alan Smith, Walter Lanz

Beginner/Intermediate Senior and Adult Badminton Badminton instruction from a certified coach. This program is designed to develop and enhance the skills of badminton players. No session Oct 11. M Sep 27-Dec 6 12:30 pm-2:00 pm 372468 $71.43/10 sess Instructor: Derek Wong

Basketball Get some exercise and have fun playing pick-up. Games start at 6:45pm sharp. Registered players must arrive on time to ensure their spot. All players must signin at reception. Maximum 20 players. Drop-in $6.00. W Sep 22-Dec 15 6:45 pm-8:45 pm 371668 $61.9/13 sess Supervisor: Ian St.Martin

Netball for Women Sharpen your skills and learn new strategies for play. Program is geared mainly towards players with some knowledge of the game. Drop-in $6.50. No session Nov 11. Th Sep 23-Dec 16 6:30 pm-8:15 pm 372151 $62.86/12 sess Instructor: Checkers Netball

Please Note: Programs are subject to change without notice

Registration Begins Tue Aug 24 at vancouver.ca/dunbarrec


ADULT & SENIORS

Sports Pickleball • Beginner/Intermediate One of the fastest growing sports. Pickleball combines the elements of badminton, tennis, squash and ping-pong. If you haven’t tried this sport this is a good chance to come out and give it a try, learn the rules and how to play safe. Equipment provided. Indoor court shoes recommended.Drop-in if space available at $4.00. Tu Sep 14-Dec 21 10:45 am-12:45 pm 372241 $57.14/15 sess Supervisor: Anke Harpe

Pickleball • Intermediate/Advanced This competitive program is for intermediate to advanced players. Players must have good skills and knowledge of the game. Equipment provided. Level 3.5 & higher. Drop in available, if space permits. Tu Sep 14-Dec 21 5:35 pm-7:35 pm 372242 $57.14/15 sess Supervisor: Anke Harpe

Pickleball • Level 3.0-3.5

A competitive program for players with good skills & knowledge of the game. Drop in available if space permits. Players should be a minimum 3.0 to 3.5 level. Players should know how to perform each skill [consistent strokes], know the rules, and be able to cope with increased speed of play. To ensure consistency of play and safety, volunteers may direct players to an appropriate level of play. To self evaluate, ‘google’ Pickleball self evaluation. W Sep 15-Dec 22 4:30 pm-6:30 pm 372189 $57.14/15 sess Supervisor: Anke Harpe

Pickleball Lesson • Beginner/Novice This sport combines elements of badminton, tennis & table tennis. Easy to learn. Fun to play. Paddles provided if you don’t have your own. No session Oct 23. Sa Sep 18-Dec 18 1:00 pm-3:00 pm 373505 $309.52/13 sess Instructor: Anke Harpe

Dance Pickleball Lesson • Intermediate/ Advanced Players should be ranked 3.0 or be entering tournaments at 3.0+. 3.5+ players may sign up with a partner to insure you have the best experience possible. We will work on drills covering strategy (including how to beat bangers, third shot drops, Blocking), placement and positioning. Basic technique will not be a focus but will correct improper technique as we go. Discounts on paddles are given to students taking the class. No class Oct 23. Sa Sep 18-Dec 18 1:00 pm-3:00 pm 373504 $309.52/13 sess Instructor: Charles Neufeldt

Volleyball • Advanced

Advanced level volleyball. Players must have excellent and safe ball control, able to make clean and legal plays. Supervisor will determine if a player is deemed advanced. Drop-in $5.50. No session Oct 11. M Sep 27-Nov 15 6:30 pm-8:30 pm 370257 $26.67/7 sess Supervisor: Javier Tang

Disclaimer for Adult Indoor Sports Registered players: Your space in the class will not be guaranteed if you show up 10 minutes after the class begins. Drop-ins: You will be allowed to play 10 minutes after the class starts, if space permitting. No warm up time in the gymnasium for drop-ins. Some activities have sign up sheets at the Front Desk, which are made available 15 minutes prior to the start of class. Drop-in available if space permits.

For more info visit dunbarcentre.org or call 604.222.6060

Adult Ballet: Open Level Ballet is perfect for those who are curious about artistry and the human form. Learn ballet movement and vocabulary, while gaining strength, balance and flexibility. All levels are welcome. Drop in $17. F Sep 17-Dec 10 10:30 am-12:00 pm 373256 $170.24/13 sess Instructor: Natasha Usenko

Adult Beginner Tap Learn the basics of tap dance in a fun, feel-good atmosphere. A low-impact class that combines rhythm and co-ordination to upbeat music. No tap shoes? That’s fine, just bring some non-marking, flat shoes to your first class. After two classes, it is highly recommended that you invest in some tap shoes so you can hear your new percussive sounds. For more info: https:// laurarossdance.wixsite.com/dance. Dropin: $15. Drop-ins are welcome for the first two weeks only, space permitting. F Sep 17-Dec 10 7:00 pm-8:00 pm 373260 $170.24/13 sess Instructor: Natasha Usenko

Adult Musical Theatre From Oklahoma to Wicked, come strut your stuff and sing show tunes with us. This fun class will improve your vocal confidence and stage presence with encouraging and knowledgeable instructors. No experience necessary. Each class will start with a short physical and vocal warm up followed by learning and staging numbers for an optional performance at the end of the term. Opportunities for solo and duet vocal lines will also be available.Co taught with vocals instructor. F Sep 17-Dec 10 12:15 pm-1:45 pm 373277 $207.38/13 sess Instructor: Natasha Usenko

Please Note: Adult & Seniors Program Fees are listed pre-tax.

12


ADULT & SENIORS

Dance

Martial Arts

Arts & Pottery

Dance Shape for Women Level 1

Okinawa Weaponry

Fun with Water Colour All Levels

This course is designed for women’s physical training based on ballet and Chinese dancing of both classical and folk, by using melodious music with a combination of various elegant and graceful movements. No dancing background required. Come to class with flexible cloth or soft shoes. W Sep 22-Dec 15 9:30 am-11:00 am 373419 $142.38/13 sess Instructor: Ye (Lana) Liu

Learn the bo, sai, tonfu, kama, eku, nunchaku, tekko, and tinbe & rochin in a fun and challenging atmosphere. Classes taught by former Canadian National Weapons Champion. No session Oct 9, Dec 11. Sa Sep 25-Dec 18 11:00 am-1:00 pm 373237 $120.48/11 sess Instructor: Consultants B. Rai Sho

Learn how to paint still life, florals, land and sea scapes as well as animals. This course accommodates all levels from beginner to intermediate and Nassrin works with each person individually. All levels welcome! No session Nov 11. Th Sep 30-Nov 25 12:15 pm-2:45 pm 373463 $163.81/8 sess Instructor: Nassrin Farquharson

Dance Shape for Women Level 2 If you are a dance lover, then this class should be in your consideration. We will spend half of each class focusing on ballet, Shen Yun, and other foundational training. We will help you freely express your artistry by enhancing coordination, techniques and dancing language. We will explore Chinese folk and classical dances, and explore other national dances as well. No dancing experience required but for those who likes to challenge yourself. Come to class with flexible cloth or ballet slippers and kneepad. No session Oct 11. M Sep 20-Dec 13 1:00 pm-2:30 pm 373446 $131.43/12 sess Instructor: Ye (Lana) Liu

Belly Dance • Beginner

Enjoy moving to the sensuous melodies and dynamic rhythms of the Middle East with Internationally known, Rahma is a professional dancer and experienced teacher of teachers. She is able to break down movements into easily learnable form and is encouraging to dancers of all levels, having a genuine desire for students to learn. Wear exercise clothes, bare feet or dance slippers and bring a scarf to tie around the hips. No session Nov 11. • Free Trial Th Sep 23 7:00 pm-8:30 pm 373453 FREE Th Sep 30-Dec 9 7:00 pm-8:30 pm 373454 $145.24/10 sess Instructor: Gail (Rahma) Haddad Please Note: Programs are subject to change without notice

13

Shotokan Karate (13+ yrs) Covers basic techniques, forms (Kata), and sparring (Kumite). Please phone 604-8801559 for more information. Families and beginners are welcome. All levels welcome before grading. No session Oct 11. M W Sep 20-Dec 15 6:00 pm-7:30 pm 373288 $275/25 sess Instructor: Dunbar Karate Association* Available for Youth Registration

Shotokan Karate Saturdays (13+ yrs) This program is only for Shotokan Karate black and brown belts practices. All Saturday participants must register in this course. Sa Sep 25-Dec 18 9:45 am-11:15 am 373348 $182/13 sess Instructor: Dunbar Karate Association * Available for Youth Registration

Canadian Institute of Tai Chi with Chelsea An ancient and unique system of health enhancement and self-defense, emphasizing relaxation, balance, coordination and mindfulness, Tai chi (Taijiquan) incorporates both mental and physical discipline. Suitable for all ages and fitness levels. F Sep 24-Dec 10 9:30 am-10:30 am 373240 $108.57/12 sess Instructor: Chelsea Wood

Canadian Institute of Tai Chi with Chelsea • Int.

Ideal for students who have taken our beginner class and are familiar with the complete Yang style 37 form. F Sep 24-Dec 10 10:30 am-11:30 am 373244 $108.57/12 sess Instructor: Chelsea Wood

Weaving Our Way Interested in creative weaving? Facilitated by Vancouver Arts Colloquium Society (VACS), Weaving Our Way is about building friendship while learning and peerteaching the art of intercultural weaving. Go at your own pace and follow your personal passion on the loom. Bring your own project (any types of weaving) and enthusiasm to the circle. VACS has looms to rent. Visit: www.myvacs.org. Sessions are 1st & 3rd Mondays of each month. M Sep 20-Dec 20 4:00 pm-6:00 pm 373490 FREE/7 sess Instructor: VACS

Pottery Fundamentals Liberate the potter within by understanding clay behaviour, and nurturing a calm meditative state that enhances creativity. This class focuses on the fundamentals of hand building and wheel throwing with emphasis on the potter’s mindset to reach greater confidence and artistic abilities. No session Nov 11. Th Sep 30-Dec 2 6:00 pm-8:30 pm 373480 $201.43/9 sess Instructor: Abderrahmane Atbi

Pottery Wheel Throwing Open to all skill levels. The instructor will start from the beginning andshow you how to center, wedge clay, and how to create and finish basic potshapes. If you’re new or just want a brush up this is the class for you. Materials included. W Sep 29-Nov 24 6:00 pm-8:30 pm 373478 $201.43/9 sess Instructor: Abderrahmane Atbi

Registration Begins Tue Aug 24 at vancouver.ca/dunbarrec


ADULT & SENIORS

Pottery & Music

Education & Workshops

Workshops & Social

Pottery Wheel Throwing for Beginners

Book Club for Adults

Creating Pollinator Meadows

Meets on the 1st Monday of each month. The group chooses the books to be read, and then discussions follow. You must register at the Front Desk. * Mon Sep 13 instead of Mon Sep 6. M Sep 13-Dec 6 7:00 pm-8:30 pm 373485 FREE/4 sess

How can you turn a square meter of your garden into a thriving pollinator meadow? Undisturbed habitat and plentiful diverse forage are key to the health of all the bees and pollinators. Intro level, all welcome! Seeds and instruction kit to take home and DIY! Workshop held at Dunbar Apiary. Registration required. W Sep 15 5:30 pm-7:00 pm 348404 FREE Instructor: Hives For Humanity

Wanting to try something new? Our class will journey through basic throwing skills to make such things as cups and bowls. This class is ideal for those new to pottery making on the wheel. Paints, glazes and one bag of clay are provided. Sa Sep 25-Nov 20 9:30 am-12:00 pm 373467 $201.43/9 sess Instructor: Suling Yuen

Adult Hand and Wheel Pottery Connect creatively with clay! This class will explore various techniques in making pottery using your hands. Methods will include pinching, coiling, slabbing, and decorative techniques. Projects may include functional ware and decorative pieces. Coloured slips, glazes, and one bag of clay is included with the course. Sa Sep 25-Nov 20 1:00 pm-3:30 pm 373472 $201.43/9 sess Instructor: Suling Yuen

Guitar/Ukulele Private Lessons Learn guitar with Harris Van Berkel of the award-winning Juno nominated group “Skywalk”! Beginner to advanced Harris will introduce you to the basics or take your playing to the next level. His credits as a session musician include recordings with Chicago, Rita McNeil, Paul Janz, Valdy, Shari Ulrich and Ann Mortifee to name a few. He has twice been voted guitarist of the year at the Annual Caras Awards and has won the Socan Award for composition in jazz. Tu Sep 28-Dec 7 4:30 pm-5:15 pm 373458 $463.57/11 sess Sep 28-Dec 7 5:15 pm-6:00 pm 373459 $463.57/11 sess Sep 28-Dec 7 6:00 pm-6:45 pm 373460 $463.57/11 sess Tu Sep 28-Dec 7 6:45 pm-7:30 pm 373461 $463.57/11 sess Tu Sep 28-Dec 7 7:30 pm-8:15 pm 373462 $463.57/11 sess Instructor: Harris Van Berkel

English Corner English Corner is a FREE and informal way to improve English through conversation and building bonds of friendships. Participants have the opportunity to share their thoughts and feelings in English. They can also share ideas and discover ways to build community . All English language levels welcome! No session Nov 11. Th Sep 23-Dec 16 1:00 pm-3:00 pm 375487 FREE/13 sess Instructor: Sahba Imani

Spanish Lessons - Level 1 Hola Amigos! Learn the basics of speaking Spanish. F Oct 1-Nov 5 11:00 am-12:00 pm 373501 $57.14/6 sess Instructor: Carlos Rabago

Spanish Lessons - Level 2 Hola Amigos! Learn the basics of speaking Spanish. Now that you have learned the basics you are ready for level II. W Sep 29-Nov 3 11:00 am-12:00 pm 373502 $57.14/6 sess Instructor: Carlos Rabago

How to Buy and Sell Real Estate in Challenging Times In this seminar, we’ll discuss the market, financing and downsizing, and explore how to buy or sell real estate while keeping your wallet, especially during these chanllenging times. We’ll tell you what you should expect from your Realtor® to ensure that your interests are protected. Please note that this is an educational seminar, not a sales seminar. Th Dec 2 6:30 pm-8:30 pm 373493 FREE Instructor: Maureen Stout

For more info visit dunbarcentre.org or call 604.222.6060

Winter Gardens for Bees How can we support the health of polllinators? Many of us have been trained to keep tidy gardens, free of plant debris, but as our eyes open to all the kinds of pollinators visiting our gardens, and their needs for habitat as well as forage. Intro level, all welcome! Workshop held at Dunbar Apiary. Registration required. W Sep 29 5:30 pm-7:00 pm 373499 FREE Instructor: Hives For Humanity

Duplicate Bridge Partner required. Those who are new and interested in registering for this program, please contact 604.222.6052. Drop in $2. F Sep 24-Dec 10 12:30 pm-3:30 pm 373396 $11.43/12 sess

Intermediate/Advanced Chicago Style Bridge Intermediate Chicago style. No instruction given. No partner required. Drop-ins and new players must arrive at 12:30pm for play @ 12:45pm. No session Oct 11. M F Sep 20-Dec 17 12:45 pm-4:00 pm 373400 $11.43/25 sess

Mah Jongg Drop-in $2. No session Nov 11. Th Sep 16-Dec 16 12:00 pm-4:00 pm 373393 $18.57/13 sess

Please Note: Adult & Seniors Program Fees are listed pre-tax.

14


DUNBAR FITNESS CLASSES

Group Fitness Classes Cardio Core 3

Step n’ Interval 2

Tone and Flex Plus 3

Athletic hi-low aerobic patterns and basic anaerobic intervals will challenge your cardiovascular system! Suitable for all levels as options to challenge your fitness and coordination will be provided throughout. Develop and strengthen your abdominal and back muscles with extended core training. Drop-in: $6.50. No session Nov 11. Th Sep 16-Dec 16 9:30 am-10:30 am 372257 $74.29/13 sess Instructor: Karen Di Venanzo

A fun choreographed step class centered around challenging aerobic intervals. Use hand weights at the end for muscle conditioning. Drop-in: $6.50 W Sep 15-Dec 15 9:15 am-10:30 am 372360 $80/14 sess Instructor: Indira Mihaly

Improve your strength, flexibility, balance, and muscle tone using hand weights, tubing, body weight and small balls. No cardio component in this class makes it a good compliment to your other aerobic activities. Tone and Flex Plus on Saturdays offers an extra 15 minutes allowing more time for conditioning and a longer, relaxing stretch at the end of the class. Drop-in: $6.50. Sa Sep 18-Dec 18 9:00 am-10:15 am 372369 $80/14 sess Instructor: Connie Ratzlaff

Group Power 2 Group Power is your hour of power! This 60 minute barbell program strengthens all your major muscles in an inspiring, motivating group environment with fantastic music and awesome instructors. With simple, athletic movements such as squats, lunges, presses and curls, Group Power is for all ages and fitness levels. Discover results, discover Group Power! Drop-in: $6.50. No session Dec 11. Tu Sep 14-Dec 14 6:15 pm-7:15 pm 372316 $80/14 sess Instructor: DanJoe Woodworth W Sep 15-Dec 15 9:30 am-10:30 am 372275 $80/14 sess Instructor: Karen Di Venanzo F Sep 17-Dec 17 9:30 am-10:30 am 372301 $80/14 sess Instructor: Jennifer Wick Sa Sep 18-Dec 18 9:30 am-10:30 am 372326 $74.29/13 sess Instructor: Ella Wong

Hi/Low 2 Easy to follow, but a challenge for your cardiovascular system! Hand weights are also used to push you to the next level of fitness. Drop-in: $6.50 Tu Sep 14-Dec 14 9:30 am-10:30 am 372359 $80/14 sess Instructor: Indira Mihaly

Strength Works 1 Train your body to perform everyday exercises with ease and confidence. Working with functional movements will lead to better joint mobility and stability as well as more efficient motor patterns. Drop-in: $6.50. No session Nov 11. Th Sep 16-Dec 16 10:15 am-11:15 am 372361 $74.29/13 sess Instructor: Ella Bak

Stretch and Stability 1 Gain flexibility, stability and joint mobility using a range of stretching techniques. See results in your daily activities as your movements becomes more fluid and free. Everyone is welcome. Drop-in: $6.50. F Sep 17-Dec 17 10:45 am-11:45 am 372362 $80/14 sess Instructor: Sharon Friesen

Tone and Flex 2 Improve your strength, flexibility, balance, and muscle tone using hand weights, tubing, body weight and small balls. No cardio component in this class makes it a good compliment to your other aerobic activities. Tone and Flex Plus on Saturdays offers an extra 15 minutes allowing more time for conditioning and a longer, relaxing stretch at the end of the class. Drop-in : $6.50. No session Oct 11. M Sep 13-Dec 13 6:15 pm-7:15 pm 372366 $74.29/13 sess W Sep 15-Dec 15 6:15 pm-7:15 pm 372368 $80/14 sess Instructor: Connie Ratzlaff

Disclaimer for Group Fitness Classes Classes currently only available by registration. Drop-in available if space permits. Drop-in: $6.50 Registered patrons: Your space in the class will not be guaranteed if you show up 5 minutes after the class begins. Drop-ins: You will be allowed to join 5 minutes after the class starts, if space permitting. Some activities have sign up sheets at the Front Desk, which are made available 15 minutes prior to the start of class.

1

LEVEL 1 Little to no impact if there is a cardio vascular component.

2

LEVEL 2 Alternating periods of higher and lower levels of intensity if there is a cardio component.

3

LEVEL 3 Geared towards higher intensity cardio vascular training and/or working with heavier weights to promote power development.

Please Note: Programs are subject to change without notice

15

Registration Begins Tue Aug 24 at vancouver.ca/dunbarrec


FITNESS CENTRE

Vancouver Park Board Fitness Centre Information INFORMATION COVID-19 INFORMATION • Stay home if you are sick. By entering our facilities, you are declaring that you are in good health • The use of masks is recommended indoors for people 12 years of age and older and who are not yet fully vaccinated • Staff, program participants, and the public may wish to continue wearing a mask for some time – please respect this choice and be aware of others’ personal space QR CODE Scanning the code will direct you to a Vancouver Park Board (VPB) site that will provide you with information on all VPB Fitness Centres. If you need information on a specific fitness centre such as facility hours, fitness session schedules, program and class details etc, please click on the corresponding link. You can also go to: https://vancouver.ca/home-property-development/going-to-fitness-centers-during-covid-19.aspx

Fitness Centre Fees FLEXPASS ADULTS (19-64 YRS) SENIORS (65+ YRS) 1 Month $49.01 $34.31 3 Month $132.33 $92.63 12 Month $423.45 $296.42 10 Visit Usage Pass $53.26 $37.28 Single-Visit Admission $6.34 $4.44 Prices do not include GST • Prices subject to change without notice

YOUTH (13-18 YRS) $34.31 $92.63 $296.42 $37.28 4.44

Personal Training Personal, Semi and Group Training are currently being offered.

Personal Traning Fees SESSIONS 1 3 5 10

PRIVATE (1 PERSON) $52.76 $146.21 $235.16 $438.13

SEMI-PRIVATE (2 PEOPLE) $79.12 $219.35 $362.14 $672.55

GROUP (3-4 PEOPLE) $110.98 $297.25 $435.98 $792.68

Coming Soon! Staff are busy working on details for programs/classes that will be offered during the Fall Season. • Happy Hearts Maintenance Program • Indoor Cycling Classes • Fitness Centre Consultations For more info visit dunbarcentre.org or call 604.222.6060

16


DUNBAR COMMUNITY CENTRE

Centre Information Room Rentals ROOM

DESCRIPTION

ROOM SIZE

SQUARE FOOT

# OF PEOPLE

006 Gymnasium 110 102 111 112 Kitchen 114 Kitchen 201 202 204 208

Multipurpose Gymnasium Multipurpose Multipurpose Multipurpose Kitchen Kitchen Multipurpose Meeting Room w/ Kitchen Aerobic Studio

60x75 4400 100 57x90 5580 300 17x35 585 30 23x39 897 30 19x36 684 30 * For use, renter must also rent Room 112/111 * For use, renter must also rent Room 202, 208, or 212 23x47 1081 60 20 69x26 1794 100

HOURLY RATE $45.00 $60.00 $25.00 $25.00 $35.00 $20.00 $20.00 $40.00 $30.00 $75.00

209 Dance Studio 23x40 920 60 $35.00 210 Multipurpose 19x38 722 30 $25.00 212 Multipurpose 50x20 1000 60 $40.00 NOTES • The Dunbar Community Centre Association is required by law to collect ENTANDEM (formerly SOCAN and RE:SOUND) fees for all rental groups that play or perform copyright music. Group will be charged the current ENTANDEM rate • A damage deposit of twice the hourly rate of the room may be required when booking at the discretion of the booking staff. This is held as a security deposit and will be refunded within 30 days of the rental, less any claims for damages or extra time • Staff supervision fee of $30/hour (minimum 4 hours) are charged on rentals taking place after closing time and must include set-up and take down time • Non-profit or charitable organizations (with proof of status) receive 50% off room rental fees Please e-mail dunbarccrentals@vancouver.ca or call 604-222-6060 EXT 1 to speak to one of our staff for enquiries or to make a booking. You can also view our rooms availibility and reserve online (all submissions online do not guarantee use of the facility and formal approval must be provided by staff prior to use) at recreation.vancouver.ca.

Important Information The nature of the activity is such that you may interact with other people who are considered to be in good health, continuous physical distance between other people cannot be guaranteed, and, by participating in the activity, you are at risk of being infected by a pathogen, including but not limited to SARS-COV-2. SARS-COV-2, which causes the disease COVID-19, may exacerbate other health issues and is the cause of an ongoing global pandemic. SARS-COV-2 is highly communicable and dangerous. If you become infected with SARS-COV2, you may transmit it to other people even if you are not exhibiting symptoms of illness. COMMUNICABLE DISEASE HEALTH & SAFETY PRACTICES • Participants should assess themselves daily for symptoms of common cold, influenza, COVID-19, or other infectious respiratory disease before attending a program. • Participants who are ill, including participants of essential service providers, should not attend a program or access the Community Centre. • The use of masks is recommended indoors for people 12 years of age and older and who are not yet fully vaccinated. • Staff, program participants, and the public may wish to continue wearing a mask for some time – please respect this choice and be aware of others’ personal space. • Registration and payment is required for most programs to help reduce the capacity to allow for physical distancing. Limited drop-ins may be permitted. • Participants are encouraged to arrive no more than 10 minutes prior to your program time. Patrons may be required to line up prior to entering the facility. • If a participant, instructor or staff member is unsure if they should self-isolate due to illness they should contact 8-1-1 or the local public health unit. They can also be advised to contact a family physician or nurse practitioner to be assessed for COVID-19 and other respiratory diseases.

17

Registration Begins Tue Aug 24 at vancouver.ca/dunbarrec


DUNBAR COMMUNITY CENTRE

Centre Information HOURS OF OPERATION • September 7-December 23, 2021 OFFICE HOURS Monday-Friday 8:30am-8:30pm Saturday 8:45am-4:00pm Sunday, Holiday CLOSED Dec 24-Jan 1, 2022 CLOSED

FITNESS CENTRE Monday-Friday 7:30am-8:45pm Saturday 9:00am-3:45pm Sunday, Holiday CLOSED Whirlpool/Sauna CLOSED Dec 24-Jan 1, 2022 CLOSED

Statutory Holidays: Oct 11, Nov 11 Community Centre Closed on Statutory Holidays. 604.222.6060

When the Front Office is closed, please enter the Fitness Centre by the back Parking Lot Entrance. 604.222.6058

Memberships Association memberships are required for voting privileges at the AGM Youth (up to 17 years) $4.00 Family (includes children under 17) $16.00 Adult (18 years and over) $8.00 Seniors (65 years and older) $4.00

Program Fees • • • • •

Fees are payable at time of registration Pro-rating of class fees starts after the 2nd class Handling fee of $35.00 will be applied for all N.S.F. cheque replacements (cash or certified cheques only) GST is not included in the cost of the programs and drop-in rates. GST will be applied to the payment where applicable Fees are subject to change without notice

OneCard

Privacy Policy

With the OneCard you can access the entire network of Vancouver Park Board Pools, Rinks and Fitness Centres

In the course of providing programs and services, the Dunbar Community Centre Association collects personal information of our members and other individuals participating in classes, workshops, projects, events, or renting the facility. This information may be used for communication purposes regarding current or upcoming events, matters affecting the operations of the Dunbar Community Centre or the Dunbar Community Centre Association or its members, processing payments, statistical or human resource purposes, or for the provision of programs or services. We respect the importance of protecting the personal information that we collect. For information on our privacy policies and practices or to contact our Privacy Officer, please call 604.222.6067 or contact the Front Desk.

Leisure Access Program Program subsidies through the Leisure Access Program are available for those on limited income. For more info or to apply, contact our Front Desk, 311, or vancouver.ca/parks/rec/lac

Program Discounts • Discounts of 50% off one listed program per season will be given to Leisure Access Program customers • Discounts are not applicable to one or two day workshops, special events, private lessons, Birthday Parties, and where otherwise listed

For more info visit dunbarcentre.org or call 604.222.6060

18


Festive

TREE

Lighting WED DEC 1 • 6:30PM-8:00PM • FREE EVENT

T S A F BREASKANTA with

ta!

th San i w t s a f k a e r al B iss our speci

Don’t m

SAT DEC 11 • 10AM-11 :30AM 373512 • $7.50/PE RSON • 2+YRS No charge for children under 2yrs

604.222.6060 ext.1 dunbarcc

dunbarcentre

dunbarcentre.org dunbarcomcentre

Dunbar Community Centre is jointly operated by the Dunbar Community Centre Association and the Vancouver Board of Park and Recreation

Profile for Dunbar Centre

Dunbar Community Centre Fall 2021 Recreation Guide  

Dunbar Community Centre Fall 2021 Recreation Guide  

Advertisement

Recommendations could not be loaded

Recommendations could not be loaded

Recommendations could not be loaded

Recommendations could not be loaded