Celebrate the holidays with NVRC

Fist bump with Santa

Celebrate the holidays at one of our many family-friendly festive events

Spending time with family and friends is what makes the holiday season so magical.  We have lots of family-friendly events for you to enjoy and create lasting memories with your loved ones. 

Lantern Making Workshop and Parade

Kick off the holiday season by  joining us to make lovely holiday lanterns. At 4:50pm we will parade through the Plaza to the official lighting of the Lynn Valley Community Association’s Parade of Trees.
Lynn Valley Village
Sunday, December 2 
3:00 - 5:00pm Lantern making workshop in the Lynn Valley Village Community Room
4:50pm Lantern parade through the Lynn Valley Village Plaza, leading to the official lighting of the Parade of Trees

Breakfast with Santa

Join us for a delicious pancake breakfast, visit with Santa and festive entertainment. The event is hosted in partnership with Mount Seymour Lions. 
Parkgate Community Centre
Saturday, December 8 
9:00 - 10:45am  course number 403629
11:00am - 12:45pm  course number 403630
Adult $8.25 / Child $5.50 / Senior $5.50
Registration required; register online or call 604-987-7529

Cookies and Carols

Join us for a special morning of cookies, hot chocolate and caroling. Little ones will enjoy the craft centre and playdough station. Bring some good cheer and dress festive.
Lynn Valley Recreation Centre
Sunday, December 8
10:00am - 12:00pm  course number 399681  
$2.50 each / $7.50 per family / children under 2yrs free
Registration required; register online or call 604-987-7529  

Christmas in the Village

Join us in the Lynn Valley Village Community Room from 3:30-5:30pm to celebrate Christmas in the Village with a balloon artist, Christmas craft workshops, face painting, and cookie decorating. Visit the Plaza and enjoy Carolers roaming through the beautifully decorated trees singing traditional Christmas Carols.
Lynn Valley Village Plaza & Community Room
Sunday, December 9 & Sunday, December 16
3:30 - 5:30pm

Christmas Breakfast with Santa

Come have breakfast with Santa, enjoy pancakes, fruit, juice, coffee/tea. The kids can enjoy the craft table. Pre-registration is required, no tickets available at the door.
North Shore Neighbourhood House
Saturday, December 15
9:30 - 11:00am  course number 402943
Adult $6 / Child $3
Registration required; register online or call 604-987-7529  

Winter Wonderland

Seasonal crafts, storytime and much much more! Play with snow and ice at this wintery event for kids age 0-6yrs.
John Braithwaite Community Centre
Saturday, December 15
10:00am - 12:00pm course number 399166
$3 per person
Registration required; register online or call 604-987-7529  

Carol Ships Shoreside Celebration

Visit the shores of beautiful Deep Cove this holiday season where we'll be gathering in Panorama Park to watch the Carol Ships sail by.  Enjoy a warm and festive evening filled with musical entertainment, roving performers, free craft workshops, a blazing bonfire and beautiful lights.  Santa himself may even stop by!

In support of the Harvest Project and Family Services, please bring donations of food or unwrapped gifts.  Some of the most needed items include gifts for teen girls and boys, canned foods, condiments, rice, pasta, toiletries and diapers.  Let's spread a little cheer across our North Vancouver community.
Panorama Park
Saturday, December 15
7:30 - 9:00pm

Santa's Workshop

Join us at Santa's workshop. Visit the toyshop to make a craft, visit the kithen to decorate tasty treats and hop in the pool for a special seasonal swim. Santa will also join us for photos!
Ron Andrews Community Recreation Centre
Saturday, December 22
10:00am - 12:00pm  course number 404454
Registration required; register online or call 604-987-7529  

Skate with Santa

Santa is visiting the Harry Jerome arena! Come and skate with Santa, Mrs Claus and their elves. Frosty the Snowman may even come for a visit!
Harry Jerome Arena
Saturday, December 22
1:00 - 3:00pm
Regular public skate admission - free with your NVRC fitness membership or Pool & Play Pass




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