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We value our volunteers

We are a volunteer-driven organization, relying on participation and contributions to maintain and deliver our programs. There are many volunteer opportunities within the House from helping in the kitchen to volunteering with house programs or assisting with administrative activities.

Volunteer opportunities are available during the day and the evening. If you want to have fun, meet new people, connect with other community members, build up your skills and give back to the community please join us!

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Appreciations

Our volunteer appreciations recognize the hard work and commitment of our Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House volunteers. They are a great chance to socialize and meet other volunteers, as well as celebrate the hard work and dedication that our volunteers have demonstrated in their engagements here at Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House.

 

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12:00 pm

Weave ‘n’ Chat

October 21 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Monday, repeating until October 29, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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6 weeks of West Coast Traditional Weaving This program provides Indigenous families with six sessions of making your own basket, learning several techniques. While giving you time to learn traditional weaving, there is always space for growth and to learn from one another. As these six sessions will allow connection and opportunities to gain an […]

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12:30 pm

Speak Together! English Conversation for Beginners

October 21 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:30 pm on Monday, repeating until December 21, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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An image of the poster featuring program details and a photo of people from diverse backgrounds cooking grilled cheese sandwiches, with teacher Matt

Who is this class for? This class is for people who want to: Practice speaking with interesting topics about Canada Culture and daily life Have FUN, entertainment, field trips and make friends Get hints for using English effectively and living in Canada Class Details For registration please provide your PR card number before the workshop […]

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1:30 pm

Line Dancing (Ages 55+)

October 21 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:30 pm on Monday and Friday, repeating until December 21, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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An image of the poster with program details, featuring a photo of seniors line dancing together

Enjoy learning new line dances, making new friends, getting a little exercise, and having fun! A great mind-body workout. Learn: Cha Cha, Rhumba, Salsa, Samba, Tango, Mambo, Waltz, and more! No experience necessary. Pre-registration is requested. Instructors: Darlina, Ester and Maria 10 Classes: $25/Member | $30/Non-Members Please contact the front desk for registration, or for […]

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5:30 pm

Nobody’s Perfect Parenting

October 21 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Monday, repeating until October 25, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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An image of the program poster, featuring a photo of two young children making faces and speaking into a tin cans attached by string.

Parenting can be hard, but you don’t have to do it alone! A six-week program for parents with children 0-5 years old Nobody’s Perfect Parenting is co-facilitated, interactive, informative and fun! Meet with other parents of young children (0-5 years old) Share your questions, concerns, and ideas about parenting and kids Learn about child development, […]

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Circle of Nations: Sharing our Culture Through Stories

October 21 @ 5:30 pm - 7:15 pm
Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Please join us for an evening of free dinner and theatre! Using sound, movement, words, music and fabric, Vancouver Playback Theatre will reenact and honour your personal story. Childcare available for ages 2–6. Youth engagement circle for ages 7 and up (hip hop, leadership, and other activities). Advance registration is required. Please contact: Jolene Andrew […]

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Elizabeth McIllfaterick
Volunteer Programmer
emcillfaterick@mpnh.org
604.879.8208 ext 113

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