Science, Music & Nature (6-8yrs)
NEW! This class is hands-on with your child being introduced to key concepts such as Science, Music and Nature. A typical Science class would be exploring how materials could be used in combination to create beautiful pieces of art – Slime & Blubber. A typical Music class will include making instruments highlighting your child’s individuality. A typical Nature activity will allow your child to seek art outside of a classroom setting – raindrop painting. We will be using resources around our environment to showcase creativity! In this class, your child may go outdoors so please dress accordingly.
CC Room 101 | Larissa Gerber
Sep 20-Nov 8 | F 3:30PM-4:30PM | $64/8 classes | 240397
Sep 20-Nov 8 | F 4:45PM-5:45PM | $64/8 classes | 240398
Mad Science for Kids – System 2 (6-12yrs)
NEW! The System 2 program offers eight weeks of exciting hands-on science based activities. Watch fascinating demonstrations, join in enquiry-based discussions, participate in individual & group experiments, and make amazing take-homes. Mad Science will spark the curiosity and imagination of children with fun science activities that will help them understand the science all around them.
No class Oct 14, Nov 11.
Room 211 | Mad Science
(6-8yrs) | Sep 23-Nov 25 | M 3:30PM-4:30PM | $140 /8 classes | 204522
(9-12yrs) | Sep 23-Nov 25 | M 4:45PM-5:45PM | $140 /8 classes | 204524
Spanish (Beginner) (6-12yrs)
This level is for real beginners to Spanish. In Beginners 1, you will start to speak Spanish and, at the end of the course, you will be able to: greet people and say good-bye, introduce oneself and other people, request personal information, languages spoken, say addresses and phone numbers, talk about family members, describe people, interact in shops, answer the phone plus more.
CC Room 202 | MadVan Spanish
(6-8yrs) | Sep 19-Nov 21 | Th 3:30PM-4:15PM | $65/10 classes | 240271
(9-12yrs) | Sep 19-Nov 21 | Th 4:30PM-5:15PM | $65/10 classes | 240272
Bricks 4 Kidz® – Water World (4-8yrs)
Anchor Aweigh and discover the aquatic world with LEGO Technic! Watch out for crocodiles as you build pirate ships, airboats, and more. All students go home with a custom-made Minifigure. Space permitting drop-in fees: $20.00.
No class October 31.
Room 211 | Bricks 4 Kidz Vancouver | Sep 19-Dec 12 | Th 4:00PM-5:00PM | $180/12 classes | 237768
Dolphin Kids: “I Can Do It!” (6-9yrs)
NEW! Our brains are hardwired to be resilient, connected, and adapt to achieve our very best! In this program, students will learn: -Deep breathing, mindfulness, and attention tools that build a positive “I CAN DO IT!” mindset. • Leadership, bonding, and relationship skills through team-building games and collaboration activities. • How to overcome failure, be comfortable with mistakes, and innovate despite setbacks. • The importance of contribution as a powerful motivator and how to create and participate in a community contribution project. • Leave this program with the tools for self-motivation and adaptability in our ever-changing world!
CC Room 211 | Dolphin Kids | Sep 17-Nov 5 | Tu 3:30PM-4:30PM | $176/8 classes | 240525
Silly Circuits (6-12yrs)
NEW! Empower your STEM education with fun electronics projects. Learn to read and write your own circuit diagrams and build simple and complex circuits. Every term, we explore a different final project! Class uses safe solderless breadboards and may use Arduino controllers. For safety reasons, there will be no soldering in class. Students to pay a separate price for the electronics kit which is taken home at the end of the program season.
Room 101 | Caroline Dyck
Sep 18-Oct 23 | W 3:30PM-5:00PM | $128/6 classes | 238831
Nov 6-Dec 11 | W 3:30PM-5:00PM | $128/6 classes | 238834
Cooking Fun (6-11yrs)
A great introduction for aspiring chefs! We will be baking and cooking a variety of healthy, delicious and fun dishes. Your child will gain experience in measuring, kitchen safety, nutrition, and kitchen cleanliness. Please bring a container every week to take food home. This is a nut-free environment, however we will be using common foods such as wheat, eggs, and dairy. Not suitable for children with food sensitivities.
No class Oct 12, Nov 9.
Preschool 1 | Mimi Lanot | Sep 14-Dec 7 | Sa 1:30PM-3:00PM | $165/11 classes | 238966
Come jump into the intricate world of Chess. Each session will be full of chess puzzles, supervised games and game analysis. This comprehensive and progressive program allows students to learn how to play chess in the optimal manner by gradually increasing complexity. Classes will follow the six-level academic chess program of the Vancouver Chess School. (www.vanchess.ca)
CC Room 201 | Vancouver Chess School
1K Absolute Beginners | Sep 10-Dec 10 | Tu 4:00PM-5:00PM | $168/14 classes | 238901
2K Beginners with some knowledge | Sep 10-Dec 10 | Tu 5:00PM-6:00PM | $168/14 classes | 238906
Video Game Design Jr. (6-8yrs)
Create your own video game! Students will learn creative problem-solving and computational thinking through the game design process while employing the tools and technology that power top games. Each class is rooted in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) topic and also includes time to create, play and analyze games.
No program Oct 12, Nov 9.
Room 101 | UME Academy | Sep 21-Nov 23 | Sa 9:00AM-10:00AM | $132/8 classes | 239632
Video Game Design (9-13yrs)
Create your own video game with UME Academy! Students will learn creative problem-solving and computational thinking through the game design process while employing the tools and technology that power top games. Each class is rooted in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) topic and includes time to create, play and analyze games.
No program Oct 12, Nov 9.
CC Room 101 | UME Academy | Sep 21-Nov 23 Sa | 10:00AM-11:00AM | $132/10 classes | 240268
Axe Capoeira Beginner NEW! (7-13yrs)
These are ongoing classes where anyone can join, no previous experience necessary. It covers all aspects of Capoeira; martial-arts, dance, music, acrobatics, culture, language and more. It focuses on developing the student’s rhythm, reflexes, balance, co-ordination and increasing strength and flexibility as they learn. Please note that Participant Waiver forms must be filled out before the program starts. Forms are available from the instructor.
No classes Oct 14, Nov 11 & Dec 25
Dojo | Axe Capoeira
FREE Demo Class | Sep 4 W 5:00PM-6:00PM | 238247
Monthly Program | Sep 6-Dec 18 M W F 5:00PM-6:00PM | $90/month | 241284, 241285, 241287, 241289
Space Permitting – Drop-in Fee: $15
Stranger Smarts (9-10yrs)
Stranger Smarts is a dynamic, nonthreatening two hour child safety workshop that captures the attention of students and allows them to learn how to make safe choices when approached by strangers. Lessons help to reduce a fear and anxiety by providing children with skills and knowledge they need teaching them to make safe choices, and giving them the confidence and skills to react safely to these frightening experiences.
Preschool 2 | Kidproof Safety | Sep 29 | Su 10:00AM-12:00PM | $38/1 class | 238853
The CyberSafe Internet Safety workshop focuses on teaching kids how to recognize warning signs, safe and unsafe situations, and the skills they need to make safe choices. This is not a technical or software computer course but a CyberSafe Internet Safety workshop and help kids learn to make safe choices while enjoying all that technology has to offer.
Preschool 2 | Kidproof Safety | Sep 29 | Su 1:00PM-3:00PM | $38/1 class | 238854
At Home Alone and First Aid for Kids (10-14yrs)
This fun and active workshop helps prepare children to be at home alone and to respond to medical emergencies. Important skills are learned through interactive lessons and role play that help make both you and your child more confident when they are at home alone.
Preschool 2 | Kidproof Safety | Oct 27 Su | 10:00AM-2:00PM | $56/1 class | 238856
Red Cross Babysitting (11-16yrs)
Gain the basic skills and confidence for responsible babysitting. Learn the responsibilities of a babysitter, how to get along with and care for babies, toddlers, preschoolers and schoolaged children. Students will also learn how to handle emergencies and provide first aid. Canadian Red Cross Babysitter’s Manual and Babysitter’s participation card are included.
Preschool 1 | Community Care First Aid
Sep 29 Su | 9:30AM-5:30PM | $62/1 class | 234709
Oct 27 Su | 9:30AM-5:30PM | $62/1 class | 234711