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Thank you to all of the community members who took the time to submit entries into our Home and Harvest Competition this year. We were particularly impressed by the quality of the entries this year.

A great annual tradition returns with the PumpkinFest Full Moon Harvest Dance at the West Vancouver Community Centre. 

This year we're very proud to feature Nearly Neil and the Solitary Band - Bobby Bruce's internationally acclaimed world class tribute to Neil Diamond. 

Buy your tickets at the Community Centre front desk, order by phone (604-925-7270), or Community Centre members can also order online at activewestvanrec.ca (code #26925).

Come hungry and enjoy the great food options from Trattoria - Italian Kitchen, along with a fantastic selection of beer and wine (Adult tickets include a...

HOME AND HARVEST 2017

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Bring your award winning creations to the Seniors Activity Centre on Saturday, September 30th between 8:30 am to 10:30 am and enter to win our PumpkinFest Home and Harvest contest.  It's a great family friendly event that celebrates the harvest season.

All entries will be on display in the Home and Harvest Room in the Seniors Activity Centre on Sunday, October 1st from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm.

Winners will be announced Sunday October 1st at 2:00 pm during PumpkinFest on the great lawn at the West Vancouver...

 
NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
 
 
Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of the Members of the West Vancouver Community Centres Services Society (WVCCSS) will be held on:
 
Tuesday, May 30th, 2017 at 6:00pm
In the Cedar Room, West Vancouver Community Centre
 

West Vancouver Community Centres Society (WVCCS)

2017-18 Board of Director Nominations

 

As per sections 25 and 26 of the Constitution and Bylaws of the West Vancouver Community Centres Society (WVCCS):

25) The Board shall, not later than 60 days prior to each Annual General Meeting, appoint a Nominating Committee composed of five members, including either or both of the Chair of the Board and the immediately past Chair. The Nominating Committee shall, at least 21 days prior to each Annual General Meeting, present to the Board a Slate comprising at least as many members as have been determined...

The West Vancouver Community Centres Society (WVCCS) is extremely pleased to announce our next Forum for Dialogue and Learning, titled China - the New Reality, will be taking place on Tuesday, April 19th.

Leading experts Stewart Beck, Jim Allworth and James Ho will discuss China's evolving place in the world today, and the potential impact of these changes on Canada and British Columbia. Jas Johal, a veteran journalist and former Asia Bureau Chief based in Beijing, will moderate the panel discussion and audience participation.

The Forum takes place from 7-9pm (doors open at 6:30pm) in the...

This holiday season purchase a WVCCS brick on behalf of a friend or family member and contribute to funding enhanced programs and equipment at the Aquatic Centre, Ice Arena and West Vancouver Community Centre.

Personalized engraved bricks are installed in the Plaza at the south entrance of the West Vancouver Community Centre and create a unique legacy and place of honour for the brick recipient. Family and friends will get to see the brick every time they visit the Centre and brick sales enable the West Vancouver Community Centres Society (WVCCS) to fund programs such as Movement Therapy...

SCARECROW COMPETITION

Enter your own scarecrow, partner with family/friends, or team up to enter a corporate scarecrow!

Grab your family, friends or co-workers and design your own scarecrow using your creativity and ingenuity. We will provide basic starter kits, including stakes and bases two days in advance of PumpkinFest - you decorate and drop-off your completed scarecrow at the West Vancouver Community Centre. Great prizes to be won!

Enter on your own, or as part of a team.  Points awarded for originality and effort.  Extra points awarded for using recyclable materials.

Register before...

Put on your cowboy boots and hat and join us for a down-home style dance for the whole family.

Featuring West Van's own "Wednesday at Ernie's" - a 10 piece dance band playing all your favourites.  You won't be able to keep still when they start cranking the tunes!

Come hungry and enjoy the feast - this year with lots of food options and a fantastic selection of wines. Check out the super prizes in our Silent Auction and get involved in the bidding at our Live Auction of top items, taking place between dance sets. All proceeds will support programs and equipment at the West Vancouver Community...

The West Vancouver Community Centres Society (WVCCS) is pleased to once again offer a series of hands-on, traditional workshops for the whole family as part of PumpkinFest 2015.

The different workshops cover a wide range of activities, including:

  • Making Broiche - SOLD OUT!
  • Brewing your own Ginger Beer
  • Making delicious Sausages
  • Creating home products using Beeswax

In addition, a couple of traditional favourites for the kids are returning this year:

  • Learn to Sew a Woodland Animal
  • Make a Fairy Garden

The Workshops are filling up quickly, so please register today - complete details are available...

If you’re reading this message, chances are you’re a member of the West Vancouver Community Centres Society.

Throughout June, the Society shone the spotlight on equipment and programs -- Powered by your Society donors.

Bright blue signs were put up around the Community and Aquatic Centres tagging value-added equipment and programs including:

New aquatic toys 
Gymnastics equipment 
Audio-visual technology 
Movement Therapy 
Move More on the Shore 
Youth volunteer programs, etc…

These are a few of the initiatives made possible through the generosity of donors, and the Society’s fundraising activities...

Spring has sprung and what better time to celebrate the new season than with recognition of a loved one, graduating student, wedding .... the choices are endless!

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Brick Engraving Form

In preparation for the upcoming Annual General Meeting of the West Vancouver Community Centres Society (WVCCS) on May 26th, 2015, please find below the Nominating Committee Report outlining the candidates being presented for election to the 2015-16 WVCCS Board of Directors. The Notice of Annual General Meeting, detailing the meeting logistics and agenda, will be circulated electronically to Society Members next week.

 

WEST VANCOUVER COMMUNITY CENTRES SOCIETY

NOMINATING COMMITTEE REPORT

MAY 5, 2015

1. Pursuant to Bylaw 25, the WVCCS Nominating Committee presents the following candidates for...

The West Vancouver Community Centres Society 2014 Pumpkin Fest is happening on Saturday, October 4th and Sunday, October 5th.  Click on our Pumpkin Fest website to view photos of our amazing 2013 harvest festival!

2013 Pumpkin Fest Website

 

If you are interested in volunteering for Pumpkin Fest, please email the West Vancouver Community Centre Volunteer Coordinator at volunteer@westvancouver.ca

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Tuesday November 7th. Doors open 6.30 om, event starts at 7.00 pm (Music Hall, West Vancouver Community Centre). For tickets, please click on the poster to be directed to Eventbrite.

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