CHILDREN PROGRAMS

For more information on Douglas Park CC Children Programs, please click here.
View the full Douglas Park 2017 Fall Recreation Guide.
Visit the Vancouver Recreation Activities Search to register for programs online.

 

FEATURED PROGRAMS

Contemporary Dance

6-8 yrs
Lisa Sars

Students learn about choreography and contemporary dance techniques in a fun and supportive atmosphere. They’ll build their physical literacy skills through weekly collaborations in musicality, rhythm, improvisation, dance concepts and choreography. Please come in bare feet, dance pants (sweatpants, leggings, and/or shorts) and dance tops (boys: t-shirts, girls: leotards or tank tops). There is a performance at the end of the session. Classes held at Tapestry Community Rooms, 2821 Heather St.

Tue 4:30pm – 5:25pm
Sep 12 – Dec 12
$112/14 sessions, $9/drop-in
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Senior Star Tappers

8-12 yrs
Vancouver Performing Stars

This beginners introduction to tap will include a fun warm-up and children will begin to learn the fundamental steps of this exciting form of dance! There will be an informal presentation for family on the last day. Students in this class will be invited to perform in the fourth annual production of The VPS Nutcracker.

Sun 11:30am – 12:15pm
Sep 17 – Dec 3*
$99/10 sessions (*no class Oct 8, Nov 12)
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Galaxy Far Away

5-10 yrs
Bricks 4 Kidz

Join us on an adventurous journey through space! We’ll build motorized models that represent spacecraft from your favorite popular space movies. Minifigure included.

Thu 4:00pm – 5:00pm
Nov 9 – Dec 14
$89/6 sessions, $19.50/drop-in
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Art and You

6-10 yrs
Kelly Jimenez

This is a fun and liberating class! Children will participate in individual and group art activities for free flow of imagination, originality and unique expression through drawing, painting, clay, movement and drama. Activities are designed to foster confidence and self-esteem. All supplies included. Dress for a mess.

Sat 9:30am – 10:45am
Sep 16 – Dec 16
$120/10 sessions
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Yoga for Youth

10-15 yrs
Mandi Von Alkier

Through the use of interactive yoga postures and playful yoga games we build inner and outer strength and flexibility. The physical and mental benefits of yoga are acquired through practicing breathing exercises, flowing sequences, balancing/partner poses and deep relaxation. Journaling, meditation techniques and discussions about emotions, promoting self-esteem and self-awareness are incorporated.

Wed 3:45pm – 4:45pm
Sep 27 – Dec 6*
$90/10 sessions, $9/drop-in (*no class Nov 15)
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