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Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House

604.879.8208|http://mpnh.org

November 2019

Baby and Me Parenting Drop-In (Chinese)

November 19 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until November 20, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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寶寶和我 親子小組 0 – 12 個月months 地点 Place: Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House 800 East Broadway, Vancouver | Unceded Coast Salish Territory 時間 Time:  星期二 Tuesdays   1:00 – 2:30 下午 pm 查询 Contact: Cecilia Wong (604) 261-6366 -3347 Susanna Suen (604) 872-2511 -3326 Date 2019 Topic 9月10日 Sept 10 歡迎 、寶寶睡覺 Welcome and sleep 9月17日 Sept 17 寶寶安全 Keeping your baby safe 9月日24 Sept 24 健康 、夫妻關係與房事 Health, sexuality & relationships 10月1日 Oct 1 寶寶固體食物介紹 Introduction to solid foods 10月8日 Oct…

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Youth Action Committee (YAC Leadership)

November 19 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
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Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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A leadership training program for youth from ages 13-19 focused on helping them learn how to create, develop, and implement community projects at Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House. This program is ideal for youth interested in gaining the confidence and skills necessary for their professional and/or educational goals. The youth will also participate in a monthly neighbourhood cleanup as part of the KeepVancouver Spectacular/Greenest City initiative by the City of Vancouver. Youth seeking volunteer hours with Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House are…

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Leadership for Newcomer Youth

November 19 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
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Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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A leadership training program for newcomer youth to develop their leadership and organizational skills as they plan and implement their own programming for the neighbourhood house and community. Contact: Manuel Gamas, mgamas@mpnh.org, 604.879.8208 ext 318 (English, Spanish) Iman Al-Sallal, ialsallal@mpnh.org, 604.879.8208 ext 318 (Arabic, English)

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Nadie Es Perfecto

November 19 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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¡Ser mamá o papá es difícil pero no tienes que hacerlo sol@! Un programa para madres/padres/abuel@s con niñ@s de 0-6 años NADIE ES PERFECTO es participativo, informativo, co-facilitado y divertido! Conoce y relaciónate con otros padres Comparte tus experiencias, dudas e ideas acerca de ser madre/padre Aprende acerca del desarrollo infantil, salud y comportamiento Participa en situaciones reales donde se discutirán técnicas efectivas de autoestima y conexión con tus hij@s Refrigerios y cuidado de niños disponible (18 meses a 6…

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Intermediate English Conversation Club

November 20 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Wednesday, 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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Newcomers and immigrant families are welcome. Childcare is available for children 18 months to 5 years. In both groups, participants get to learn about Canadian culture and traditions to improve their settlement and integration by building relationships with others and community attachment. Registration is required for adults and children. Beginners Club This group works on learning foundational vocabulary and practicing simple conversations for work or fun activities. Schedule: Mondays, 12:30–2:30 p.m. Intermediate Club This group works on more advance conversations…

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Seniors Gentle Chair Yoga

November 20 @ 10:45 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:45 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 11, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Members: $30/12 classes or $3.50 drop-in/ Non-members: $36/12 classes or $5 drop-in Health benefits: Increase relaxation and flexibility, improve proprioception, strength, and mental clarity. Reduce stress, insomnia, arthritis and constipation. Your instructor: Naoko Sasaki is a certified yoga teacher with extensive training and experience in designing and leading yoga classes, as well as expressive arts therapy. Naoko’s passion is supporting people for their physical and emotional wellbeing through self-exploration, self-expression, and self-empowerment. To register please contact Shaelee Gummer: 604.879.8208 ext…

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Food Fit 4: Better health, one step at a time

November 20 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until January 29, 2020

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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IN FOODFIT YOU’LL… Improve your cooking skills and learn new recipes Join in a 30 minute walk each week Share healthy meals with new friends Make a 12-week commitment to becoming a healthier you Orientation Session: Wednesday, October 2 | 12-2 p.m. Wednesdays from 12-3 p.m. (with lunch!) October 9, 2019-January 29, 2020 No class December 11, December 25 & January 1 Join. It's free! Call Omnia Elshayeb: 604 879 8208 ext 112 OELshayeb@mpnh.org Priority will be given to community…

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Citizenship Workshops | Group for Arabic-Speaking Immigrants

November 20 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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One event on December 4, 2019 at 12:30 pm

One event on November 13, 2019 at 12:30 pm

One event on November 27, 2019 at 12:30 pm

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This is a free settlement program for immigrant multicultural with permanent resident or GARs status Find out how to apply for citizenship Access study materials for the citizenship test Learn how to prepare for the test Registration is required. Please bring your Permanent Resident card. هذا برنامج بالمجان للمهاجرين من مختلف الثقافات لمن يحمل الإقامة الدائمة او من اللاجئين تعرف على كيفية التقديم بطلب للحصول على الجنسية الكندية الوصول إلى المواد الدراسية لاختبار المواطنة تعلم كيفية الاستعداد للاختبار التسجيل مطلوب.…

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Women in Motion: Entrenamiento

November 20 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on October 16, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on November 6, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on November 13, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on November 20, 2019 at 6:00 pm

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Mujeres ayudando a mujeres a emprender su negocio TemasPlan de negociosFinanzas: flujo de cajaConeccion con clientes y comunidadRedes socialesSistema legal para empresasMantener el equilibrio entre tu trabajo y tu vida personal AgendaSesion InformativaSeptiembre 7 de 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m.Entrenamiento8 sesiones de Septiembre a Noviembre (miercoles de 6-8 p.m.)Soporte individualizadoSe entrega certificado de participacionCupos limitadosFeria NavideñaNoviembre 30 de 11 a.m.-4 p.m. ContactoMillie Martinezmmartinez@mpnh.org604.879.8208 ext 232

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Citizenship Workshops

November 20 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Find out how to apply for citizenship Access study materials for the citizenship test Learn how to prepare for the test Registration is required. Please bring your Permanent Resident card. Bus tickets provided and child care is available upon request. To register, please contact Thanh Lam Phone Number:  604.879.8208 ext 302 Email: tlam@mpnh.org  

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My Tween and Me: Mandarin/Cantonese

November 21 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
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One event on October 25, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on November 8, 2019 at 9:30 am

Marpole Neighbourhood House, 8585 Hudson Street
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V6P 2Y6 Canada
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我家青少年亲子讲座 (普通话/广东话) 欢迎七至十二岁孩子的移民家长参加 A parenting program for Immigrant Parents of Children ages 7 to 12 当你的7-12岁孩子刚脱离幼儿阶段,你想为他的青少年期作好准备吗? 这一系列讲座将与你一起探讨如何帮助7-12岁孩子正面成长,做好稳固的基础。 内容包括: 家庭关系、朋辈关系、学校生活、青春期、药物误用、电脑、传媒及外界影响等 Schedule & Location 日期: 周四, 2019年10月24日 至 11月28日 (6堂) 周五, 2019年 10月25日, 11月8日(兩堂, 连同孩子) 时间: 9:30 a.m. 至 11:30 a.m. 地点: 馬宝邻舍中心 8585 Hudson Street, Vancouver Date: Thursdays, October 24 to November 28, 2019 Fridays, October 25 and November 8, 2019 Time: 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Venue: Marpole Neighbourhood House (8585 Hudson Street, Vancouver) 免费提供巴士票及茶點 Bus tickets and refreshments provided…

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Basic Computer Class for Seniors | 新移民长者电脑课

November 21 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Learn basic computer skills with us, and stay connected! Everyone is welcome. Limited seats. Website browsing Online learning Keyboarding practice Using maps online For registration, please contact Jessie Huang: 604.879.8208 ext 105 | jhuang@mpnh.org  

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Free Digital Workshops for Seniors

November 21 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Your Instructor: Chuck Wright/ Digital Literacy Facilitator from YMCA Chuck comes from Winnipeg - the traditional territory of Anishinaabeg, Cree, Oji-Cree, Dakota, and the homeland of the Métis Nation. He currently works in the unceded, ancestral territories of the Coast Salish peoples, and is passionate and patient about teaching people in digital skills! Y-Digital | Internet Safety Beginner Level Conversational English Recommended For registration, please contact Jessie Huang: 604.879.8208 ext 105 | jhuang@mpnh.org Seniors_BasicComputer_Class_YMCA_Digital_Fall2019

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Seniors English Conversation Club

November 21 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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新移民长者英文对话班 周四下午 2–4p.m. Master daily conversational English used in diverse scenarios with Nancy, our native English-speaking ESL teacher. To register please contact Jessie Huang: 604.879.8208 ext 105 | jhuang@mpnh.org

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Seniors Supper Club

November 21 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Free Mah Jong and line dancing from 3–5 p.m. with dinner purchase Members $6.00 | Non-Members $8.00 The menu includes salmon, seasonal veggies and dessert. Vegetarian option available by advance request. Advance registration and payment required at front desk by lunchtime Tuesday, November 19. Sells out fast! Please RSVP and pay by November 19. Register at the front desk or by phone 604.879.8208

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Mount Pleasant Youth Social Group

November 21 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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A program designed to support youth living with Asperger’s by connecting them to peer to peer support, fun and accessible activities, and community engagement opportunities. This is a Ministry of Children & Family Development (MCFD)-funded program and is by referral only from a MCFD social worker. Please contact Manuel for more information: Manuel Gamas | mgamas@mpnh.org 604.879.8208 ext 318

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Parenting Matters: Taxes for Single Parents

November 21 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Offered by Family Services of Greater Vancouver Take our free taxes workshop and learn about: How to prepare for taxes and what benefits you can claim after separation For more information and to register, please contact Carmen Contreras: 604.879.8208 ext 202 | ccontreras@mpnh.org

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Creekside Baby Drop-In

November 22 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
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Creekside Community Centre, 1 Athletes Way
Vancouver, BC V5Y 0B1 Canada
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,A program for families with babies 0-12 months old Featuring: nursery rhymes and songs, exploration of parenting issues, information about infant development, and connection to community resources. A Partnership of Mount Pleasant Family Centre Society and Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House. For more information please contact Carmen: 604.879.8208 ext 202 | ccontreras@mpnh.org

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Impact Mentorship

November 22 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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One event on September 24, 2019 at 3:00 pm

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Friday, repeating until November 23, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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For newcomers with foreign community and social service experience You will learn Canadian community and social service system Gain confidence in public speaking Develop communication and language skills Impromptu speaking Improve job or promotion prospects to networking opportunities Information Sessions September 10, 11am-12:30pm September 24, 3-5pm. Attending an information session and an intake interview is required prior to being accepted into the program. Limited spots available. Contact Lamin Kassama LKassama@mpnh.org | 604.879.8208 ext 223 Millie Martinez mmartinez@mpnh.org | 604.879.8208  ext…

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Olympic Village Walking Club

November 22 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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Olympic Village, 80 Walter Hardwick Avenue
Vancouver, BC Canada
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Join us in our free weekly walking group, and make new friends! To register please contact Omnia: Omnia EL Shayeb, Seniors Programmer 604.879.8208 ext 112 | OELshayeb@mpnh.org

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Engage & PLAY! Family Drop-In

November 22 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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For families with children 0-5 years old Parents are the first teachers in a child’s life. At this drop-in program, we encourage parents to engage with their children through play with materials, textures, colours, puzzles, etc that support healthy social, emotional and physical development.  This is also a place where you can connect with other parents and network. Bring a fruit snack to share before circle time. For more information please contact Carmen: 604.879.8208 ext 202 | ccontreras@mpnh.org Caregivers, please…

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In Pleasant Company Community Lunch

November 22 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 14, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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MPNH invites community members to join us for a healthy multigenerational social lunch in the East Hall. Please notify us in advance if you have special dietary needs. Cost: $5 per person for lunch or $20 for 5 lunches (with pre-purchased punch card) Contact: Mike Volker, Director of Core Programs and Operations, mvolker@mpnh.org, 604.879.8208 ext 128

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Basic Computer Class for Seniors | 新移民长者电脑课

November 22 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 14, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 14, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Learn basic computer skills with us, and stay connected! Everyone is welcome. Limited seats. Website browsing Online learning Keyboarding practice Using maps online For registration, please contact Jessie Huang: 604.879.8208 ext 105 | jhuang@mpnh.org  

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Line Dancing (Ages 55+)

November 22 @ 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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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 more information. 604.879.8208  

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West Village Family Drop-In

November 23 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 8, 2019

West Village Children’s Centre, 131 West 2nd Avenue
Vancouver, BC
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A program for families with children 0-6 years at West Village Children’s Centre 131 West 2nd - 7th Floor, Vancouver Buzz Multipurpose Room upon arrival. A play-based drop-in program for families, featuring: free play, art & crafts, circle time with songs & stories, fruit snack provided, and parenting resources. $2 suggested donation. No registration required. For more information please contact: Carolyn, Family Support Worker: cmajor@mpnh.org or leave a message at 604.879.8208 ext 202

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Dads at play!

November 23 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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A weekend drop-in program for dads with children 0-5 years A play-based program, in a beautiful and engaging space, where children and fathers play and connect together. This is also a place where dads share insights about fatherhood. Light snack provided. No registration necessary. For more information, please contact Carmen at: ccontreras@mpnh.org | 604.879.8208 ext 202

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Oruguitas Latinas

November 23 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Latin American Family Drop-In Para familias con niñ@s de 0-5 años Segundo y cuarto sábado del mes de 11 a.m. a 1 p.m. Este es un espacio para familias Latinas para jugar e interactuar con sus hij@s, socializar, participar en actividades de arte, sesiones informativas, cantar canciones y planear actividades en conjunto. Sesiones de disciplina y comunicación y el programa de Nadie es perfecto pueden estar disponibles tambien. To register please contact Lina Arias: larias@mpnh.org, or leave a message at…

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Speak Together! English Conversation for Beginners

November 25 @ 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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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 Childcare available Bus tickets available for eligible participants Contact: Lamin Kassama, Lkassama@mpnh.org, 604.879.8208 ext 223 Millie Martinez, mmartinez@mpnh.org, 604.879.8208 ext 232

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Line Dancing (Ages 55+)

November 25 @ 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 more information. 604.879.8208  

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Literacy Workshops for Newcomer Youth

November 26 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
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One event on October 29, 2019 at 4:30 pm

One event on November 26, 2019 at 4:30 pm

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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These workshops are designed to provide foundational literacy teaching and support to newcomer youth so that they can understand and critically analyze information, in its various forms in mainstream and social media, as well as practicing intercultural communication skills in today’s diverse society. Topics include: media literacy, physical literacy, financial literacy, digital literacy, and enhanced English literacy support. These workshops are designed to provide foundational literacy teaching and support to newcomer youth so that they can understand and critically analyze…

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Nadie Es Perfecto

November 26 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 4, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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¡Ser mamá o papá es difícil pero no tienes que hacerlo sol@! Un programa para madres/padres/abuel@s con niñ@s de 0-6 años NADIE ES PERFECTO es participativo, informativo, co-facilitado y divertido! Conoce y relaciónate con otros padres Comparte tus experiencias, dudas e ideas acerca de ser madre/padre Aprende acerca del desarrollo infantil, salud y comportamiento Participa en situaciones reales donde se discutirán técnicas efectivas de autoestima y conexión con tus hij@s Refrigerios y cuidado de niños disponible (18 meses a 6…

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Intermediate English Conversation Club

November 27 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Wednesday, 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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Newcomers and immigrant families are welcome. Childcare is available for children 18 months to 5 years. In both groups, participants get to learn about Canadian culture and traditions to improve their settlement and integration by building relationships with others and community attachment. Registration is required for adults and children. Beginners Club This group works on learning foundational vocabulary and practicing simple conversations for work or fun activities. Schedule: Mondays, 12:30–2:30 p.m. Intermediate Club This group works on more advance conversations…

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Seniors Gentle Chair Yoga

November 27 @ 10:45 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:45 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 11, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Members: $30/12 classes or $3.50 drop-in/ Non-members: $36/12 classes or $5 drop-in Health benefits: Increase relaxation and flexibility, improve proprioception, strength, and mental clarity. Reduce stress, insomnia, arthritis and constipation. Your instructor: Naoko Sasaki is a certified yoga teacher with extensive training and experience in designing and leading yoga classes, as well as expressive arts therapy. Naoko’s passion is supporting people for their physical and emotional wellbeing through self-exploration, self-expression, and self-empowerment. To register please contact Shaelee Gummer: 604.879.8208 ext…

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Food Fit 4: Better health, one step at a time

November 27 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until January 29, 2020

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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IN FOODFIT YOU’LL… Improve your cooking skills and learn new recipes Join in a 30 minute walk each week Share healthy meals with new friends Make a 12-week commitment to becoming a healthier you Orientation Session: Wednesday, October 2 | 12-2 p.m. Wednesdays from 12-3 p.m. (with lunch!) October 9, 2019-January 29, 2020 No class December 11, December 25 & January 1 Join. It's free! Call Omnia Elshayeb: 604 879 8208 ext 112 OELshayeb@mpnh.org Priority will be given to community…

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Health and Wellness Group for Immigrant Women (Arabic)

November 27 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 12:30 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 18, 2019

An event every month that begins at 12:30 pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until December 18, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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This is a free settlement program for immigrant multicultural women with permanent resident or GARs status. Do you want to practice your English and learn more about Canada? Do you want to meet new friends and share your experiences? Do you want to get involved and be part of our community? To register please contact Sherifa Azzab: 604.879.8208 ext 203, sazzab@mpnh.org Childcare available. Registration required. 1st & 3rd Wednesday of every month at Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House 800 East Broadway,…

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Citizenship Workshops | Group for Arabic-Speaking Immigrants

November 27 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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One event on November 20, 2019 at 12:30 pm

One event on December 4, 2019 at 12:30 pm

One event on November 13, 2019 at 12:30 pm

One event on November 27, 2019 at 12:30 pm

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This is a free settlement program for immigrant multicultural with permanent resident or GARs status Find out how to apply for citizenship Access study materials for the citizenship test Learn how to prepare for the test Registration is required. Please bring your Permanent Resident card. هذا برنامج بالمجان للمهاجرين من مختلف الثقافات لمن يحمل الإقامة الدائمة او من اللاجئين تعرف على كيفية التقديم بطلب للحصول على الجنسية الكندية الوصول إلى المواد الدراسية لاختبار المواطنة تعلم كيفية الاستعداد للاختبار التسجيل مطلوب.…

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Parenting Matters: Legal Workshop for Single Mothers

November 27 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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This is a short presentation on family law basics for separated or separating moms, followed by a Q&A session. This is an informative presentation only, and will not provide case-specific legal advice to any individual attendees. Andrea Glen is a family law lawyer and certified Family Mediator in Vancouver. She is an active volunteer with the Rise Women's Legal Clinic and a former member of the Board of Directors of the Elizabeth Fry Society of Greater Vancouver. To register or more…

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My Tween and Me: Mandarin/Cantonese

November 28 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Thursday, repeating until November 29, 2019

One event on October 25, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on November 8, 2019 at 9:30 am

Marpole Neighbourhood House, 8585 Hudson Street
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V6P 2Y6 Canada
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我家青少年亲子讲座 (普通话/广东话) 欢迎七至十二岁孩子的移民家长参加 A parenting program for Immigrant Parents of Children ages 7 to 12 当你的7-12岁孩子刚脱离幼儿阶段,你想为他的青少年期作好准备吗? 这一系列讲座将与你一起探讨如何帮助7-12岁孩子正面成长,做好稳固的基础。 内容包括: 家庭关系、朋辈关系、学校生活、青春期、药物误用、电脑、传媒及外界影响等 Schedule & Location 日期: 周四, 2019年10月24日 至 11月28日 (6堂) 周五, 2019年 10月25日, 11月8日(兩堂, 连同孩子) 时间: 9:30 a.m. 至 11:30 a.m. 地点: 馬宝邻舍中心 8585 Hudson Street, Vancouver Date: Thursdays, October 24 to November 28, 2019 Fridays, October 25 and November 8, 2019 Time: 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Venue: Marpole Neighbourhood House (8585 Hudson Street, Vancouver) 免费提供巴士票及茶點 Bus tickets and refreshments provided…

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Basic Computer Class for Seniors | 新移民长者电脑课

November 28 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 14, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 14, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Learn basic computer skills with us, and stay connected! Everyone is welcome. Limited seats. Website browsing Online learning Keyboarding practice Using maps online For registration, please contact Jessie Huang: 604.879.8208 ext 105 | jhuang@mpnh.org  

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Free Digital Workshops for Seniors

November 28 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 20, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Your Instructor: Chuck Wright/ Digital Literacy Facilitator from YMCA Chuck comes from Winnipeg - the traditional territory of Anishinaabeg, Cree, Oji-Cree, Dakota, and the homeland of the Métis Nation. He currently works in the unceded, ancestral territories of the Coast Salish peoples, and is passionate and patient about teaching people in digital skills! Y-Digital | Internet Safety Beginner Level Conversational English Recommended For registration, please contact Jessie Huang: 604.879.8208 ext 105 | jhuang@mpnh.org Seniors_BasicComputer_Class_YMCA_Digital_Fall2019

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Seniors English Conversation Club

November 28 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, 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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新移民长者英文对话班 周四下午 2–4p.m. Master daily conversational English used in diverse scenarios with Nancy, our native English-speaking ESL teacher. To register please contact Jessie Huang: 604.879.8208 ext 105 | jhuang@mpnh.org

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Mount Pleasant Youth Social Group

November 28 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Thursday, 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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A program designed to support youth living with Asperger’s by connecting them to peer to peer support, fun and accessible activities, and community engagement opportunities. This is a Ministry of Children & Family Development (MCFD)-funded program and is by referral only from a MCFD social worker. Please contact Manuel for more information: Manuel Gamas | mgamas@mpnh.org 604.879.8208 ext 318

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Creekside Baby Drop-In

November 29 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Friday, repeating until December 7, 2019

Creekside Community Centre, 1 Athletes Way
Vancouver, BC V5Y 0B1 Canada
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,A program for families with babies 0-12 months old Featuring: nursery rhymes and songs, exploration of parenting issues, information about infant development, and connection to community resources. A Partnership of Mount Pleasant Family Centre Society and Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House. For more information please contact Carmen: 604.879.8208 ext 202 | ccontreras@mpnh.org

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Olympic Village Walking Club

November 29 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Friday, repeating until December 20, 2019

Olympic Village, 80 Walter Hardwick Avenue
Vancouver, BC Canada
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Join us in our free weekly walking group, and make new friends! To register please contact Omnia: Omnia EL Shayeb, Seniors Programmer 604.879.8208 ext 112 | OELshayeb@mpnh.org

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Engage & PLAY! Family Drop-In

November 29 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Friday, repeating until December 20, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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For families with children 0-5 years old Parents are the first teachers in a child’s life. At this drop-in program, we encourage parents to engage with their children through play with materials, textures, colours, puzzles, etc that support healthy social, emotional and physical development.  This is also a place where you can connect with other parents and network. Bring a fruit snack to share before circle time. For more information please contact Carmen: 604.879.8208 ext 202 | ccontreras@mpnh.org Caregivers, please…

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In Pleasant Company Community Lunch

November 29 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 14, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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MPNH invites community members to join us for a healthy multigenerational social lunch in the East Hall. Please notify us in advance if you have special dietary needs. Cost: $5 per person for lunch or $20 for 5 lunches (with pre-purchased punch card) Contact: Mike Volker, Director of Core Programs and Operations, mvolker@mpnh.org, 604.879.8208 ext 128

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Basic Computer Class for Seniors | 新移民长者电脑课

November 29 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 14, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 14, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Learn basic computer skills with us, and stay connected! Everyone is welcome. Limited seats. Website browsing Online learning Keyboarding practice Using maps online For registration, please contact Jessie Huang: 604.879.8208 ext 105 | jhuang@mpnh.org  

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Line Dancing (Ages 55+)

November 29 @ 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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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 more information. 604.879.8208  

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West Village Family Drop-In

November 30 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 8, 2019

West Village Children’s Centre, 131 West 2nd Avenue
Vancouver, BC
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A program for families with children 0-6 years at West Village Children’s Centre 131 West 2nd - 7th Floor, Vancouver Buzz Multipurpose Room upon arrival. A play-based drop-in program for families, featuring: free play, art & crafts, circle time with songs & stories, fruit snack provided, and parenting resources. $2 suggested donation. No registration required. For more information please contact: Carolyn, Family Support Worker: cmajor@mpnh.org or leave a message at 604.879.8208 ext 202

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Dads at play!

November 30 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 7, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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A weekend drop-in program for dads with children 0-5 years A play-based program, in a beautiful and engaging space, where children and fathers play and connect together. This is also a place where dads share insights about fatherhood. Light snack provided. No registration necessary. For more information, please contact Carmen at: ccontreras@mpnh.org | 604.879.8208 ext 202

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Gift Market & Craft Fair: Support Neighbourhood Entrepreneurs

November 30 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Women in Motion: Women helping women to launch their businesses Support emerging small business entrepreneurs in our neighbourhood! Free Entry | Door Prizes | Giveaways Health & BeautyJewellery, Crafts & Christmas GiftsUnique Products & Services For more information, please contact Millie: mmartinez@mpnh.org 604.879.8208 ext 232 Accessibility Our House is located one block away from the 99 B-Line, and the #8 and #9 buses. The first and second floors are fully wheelchair accessible. There are single stall, all-gender, wheelchair accessible washrooms…

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December 2019

Speak Together! English Conversation for Beginners

December 2 @ 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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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 Childcare available Bus tickets available for eligible participants Contact: Lamin Kassama, Lkassama@mpnh.org, 604.879.8208 ext 223 Millie Martinez, mmartinez@mpnh.org, 604.879.8208 ext 232

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Line Dancing (Ages 55+)

December 2 @ 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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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 more information. 604.879.8208  

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Youth Action Committee (YAC Leadership)

December 3 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 4:30 pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 21, 2019

An event every month that begins at 4:30 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 21, 2019

An event every month that begins at 4:30 pm on day Third of the month, 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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A leadership training program for youth from ages 13-19 focused on helping them learn how to create, develop, and implement community projects at Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House. This program is ideal for youth interested in gaining the confidence and skills necessary for their professional and/or educational goals. The youth will also participate in a monthly neighbourhood cleanup as part of the KeepVancouver Spectacular/Greenest City initiative by the City of Vancouver. Youth seeking volunteer hours with Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House are…

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Leadership for Newcomer Youth

December 3 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 4:30 pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 21, 2019

An event every month that begins at 4:30 pm on day Third of the month, 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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A leadership training program for newcomer youth to develop their leadership and organizational skills as they plan and implement their own programming for the neighbourhood house and community. Contact: Manuel Gamas, mgamas@mpnh.org, 604.879.8208 ext 318 (English, Spanish) Iman Al-Sallal, ialsallal@mpnh.org, 604.879.8208 ext 318 (Arabic, English)

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Nadie Es Perfecto

December 3 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 4, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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¡Ser mamá o papá es difícil pero no tienes que hacerlo sol@! Un programa para madres/padres/abuel@s con niñ@s de 0-6 años NADIE ES PERFECTO es participativo, informativo, co-facilitado y divertido! Conoce y relaciónate con otros padres Comparte tus experiencias, dudas e ideas acerca de ser madre/padre Aprende acerca del desarrollo infantil, salud y comportamiento Participa en situaciones reales donde se discutirán técnicas efectivas de autoestima y conexión con tus hij@s Refrigerios y cuidado de niños disponible (18 meses a 6…

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Intermediate English Conversation Club

December 4 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Wednesday, 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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Newcomers and immigrant families are welcome. Childcare is available for children 18 months to 5 years. In both groups, participants get to learn about Canadian culture and traditions to improve their settlement and integration by building relationships with others and community attachment. Registration is required for adults and children. Beginners Club This group works on learning foundational vocabulary and practicing simple conversations for work or fun activities. Schedule: Mondays, 12:30–2:30 p.m. Intermediate Club This group works on more advance conversations…

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Seniors Gentle Chair Yoga

December 4 @ 10:45 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:45 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 11, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Members: $30/12 classes or $3.50 drop-in/ Non-members: $36/12 classes or $5 drop-in Health benefits: Increase relaxation and flexibility, improve proprioception, strength, and mental clarity. Reduce stress, insomnia, arthritis and constipation. Your instructor: Naoko Sasaki is a certified yoga teacher with extensive training and experience in designing and leading yoga classes, as well as expressive arts therapy. Naoko’s passion is supporting people for their physical and emotional wellbeing through self-exploration, self-expression, and self-empowerment. To register please contact Shaelee Gummer: 604.879.8208 ext…

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Food Fit 4: Better health, one step at a time

December 4 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until January 29, 2020

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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IN FOODFIT YOU’LL… Improve your cooking skills and learn new recipes Join in a 30 minute walk each week Share healthy meals with new friends Make a 12-week commitment to becoming a healthier you Orientation Session: Wednesday, October 2 | 12-2 p.m. Wednesdays from 12-3 p.m. (with lunch!) October 9, 2019-January 29, 2020 No class December 11, December 25 & January 1 Join. It's free! Call Omnia Elshayeb: 604 879 8208 ext 112 OELshayeb@mpnh.org Priority will be given to community…

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Citizenship Workshops | Group for Arabic-Speaking Immigrants

December 4 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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One event on November 20, 2019 at 12:30 pm

One event on December 4, 2019 at 12:30 pm

One event on November 13, 2019 at 12:30 pm

One event on November 27, 2019 at 12:30 pm

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This is a free settlement program for immigrant multicultural with permanent resident or GARs status Find out how to apply for citizenship Access study materials for the citizenship test Learn how to prepare for the test Registration is required. Please bring your Permanent Resident card. هذا برنامج بالمجان للمهاجرين من مختلف الثقافات لمن يحمل الإقامة الدائمة او من اللاجئين تعرف على كيفية التقديم بطلب للحصول على الجنسية الكندية الوصول إلى المواد الدراسية لاختبار المواطنة تعلم كيفية الاستعداد للاختبار التسجيل مطلوب.…

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Basic Computer Class for Seniors | 新移民长者电脑课

December 5 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 14, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 14, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Learn basic computer skills with us, and stay connected! Everyone is welcome. Limited seats. Website browsing Online learning Keyboarding practice Using maps online For registration, please contact Jessie Huang: 604.879.8208 ext 105 | jhuang@mpnh.org  

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Free Digital Workshops for Seniors

December 5 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 20, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Your Instructor: Chuck Wright/ Digital Literacy Facilitator from YMCA Chuck comes from Winnipeg - the traditional territory of Anishinaabeg, Cree, Oji-Cree, Dakota, and the homeland of the Métis Nation. He currently works in the unceded, ancestral territories of the Coast Salish peoples, and is passionate and patient about teaching people in digital skills! Y-Digital | Internet Safety Beginner Level Conversational English Recommended For registration, please contact Jessie Huang: 604.879.8208 ext 105 | jhuang@mpnh.org Seniors_BasicComputer_Class_YMCA_Digital_Fall2019

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Seniors English Conversation Club

December 5 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, 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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新移民长者英文对话班 周四下午 2–4p.m. Master daily conversational English used in diverse scenarios with Nancy, our native English-speaking ESL teacher. To register please contact Jessie Huang: 604.879.8208 ext 105 | jhuang@mpnh.org

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Mount Pleasant Youth Social Group

December 5 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Thursday, 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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A program designed to support youth living with Asperger’s by connecting them to peer to peer support, fun and accessible activities, and community engagement opportunities. This is a Ministry of Children & Family Development (MCFD)-funded program and is by referral only from a MCFD social worker. Please contact Manuel for more information: Manuel Gamas | mgamas@mpnh.org 604.879.8208 ext 318

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December 6 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Friday, repeating until December 7, 2019

Creekside Community Centre, 1 Athletes Way
Vancouver, BC V5Y 0B1 Canada
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,A program for families with babies 0-12 months old Featuring: nursery rhymes and songs, exploration of parenting issues, information about infant development, and connection to community resources. A Partnership of Mount Pleasant Family Centre Society and Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House. For more information please contact Carmen: 604.879.8208 ext 202 | ccontreras@mpnh.org

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Olympic Village Walking Club

December 6 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Friday, repeating until December 20, 2019

Olympic Village, 80 Walter Hardwick Avenue
Vancouver, BC Canada
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Join us in our free weekly walking group, and make new friends! To register please contact Omnia: Omnia EL Shayeb, Seniors Programmer 604.879.8208 ext 112 | OELshayeb@mpnh.org

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Winter Wonderland

December 6 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on December 6, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on December 7, 2019 at 9:30 am

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Please join us in celebrating the holidays by walking through our Winter Wonderland, taking a picture with Santa, and enjoying a delicious breakfast! Save the date! Ticket sales begin in mid-November. Winter Wonderland Cost: $2/person Friday, December 6 | 10 a.m.–12 p.m. Friday, December 6 | 1–4 p.m. Saturday, December 7 | 9:30 a.m.–4 p.m. Pancake Breakfast Includes a walk through Winter Wonderland $6/adult $3/child 3–12 years old free for children 2 & under Dates: Saturday, December 7 | 9:30…

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In Pleasant Company Community Lunch

December 6 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 14, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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MPNH invites community members to join us for a healthy multigenerational social lunch in the East Hall. Please notify us in advance if you have special dietary needs. Cost: $5 per person for lunch or $20 for 5 lunches (with pre-purchased punch card) Contact: Mike Volker, Director of Core Programs and Operations, mvolker@mpnh.org, 604.879.8208 ext 128

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Basic Computer Class for Seniors | 新移民长者电脑课

December 6 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 14, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 14, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Learn basic computer skills with us, and stay connected! Everyone is welcome. Limited seats. Website browsing Online learning Keyboarding practice Using maps online For registration, please contact Jessie Huang: 604.879.8208 ext 105 | jhuang@mpnh.org  

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Winter Wonderland

December 6 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on December 6, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on December 7, 2019 at 9:30 am

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Please join us in celebrating the holidays by walking through our Winter Wonderland, taking a picture with Santa, and enjoying a delicious breakfast! Save the date! Ticket sales begin in mid-November. Winter Wonderland Cost: $2/person Friday, December 6 | 10 a.m.–12 p.m. Friday, December 6 | 1–4 p.m. Saturday, December 7 | 9:30 a.m.–4 p.m. Pancake Breakfast Includes a walk through Winter Wonderland $6/adult $3/child 3–12 years old free for children 2 & under Dates: Saturday, December 7 | 9:30…

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Line Dancing (Ages 55+)

December 6 @ 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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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 more information. 604.879.8208  

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Winter Wonderland

December 7 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on December 6, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on December 7, 2019 at 9:30 am

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Please join us in celebrating the holidays by walking through our Winter Wonderland, taking a picture with Santa, and enjoying a delicious breakfast! Save the date! Ticket sales begin in mid-November. Winter Wonderland Cost: $2/person Friday, December 6 | 10 a.m.–12 p.m. Friday, December 6 | 1–4 p.m. Saturday, December 7 | 9:30 a.m.–4 p.m. Pancake Breakfast Includes a walk through Winter Wonderland $6/adult $3/child 3–12 years old free for children 2 & under Dates: Saturday, December 7 | 9:30…

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West Village Family Drop-In

December 7 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 8, 2019

West Village Children’s Centre, 131 West 2nd Avenue
Vancouver, BC
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A program for families with children 0-6 years at West Village Children’s Centre 131 West 2nd - 7th Floor, Vancouver Buzz Multipurpose Room upon arrival. A play-based drop-in program for families, featuring: free play, art & crafts, circle time with songs & stories, fruit snack provided, and parenting resources. $2 suggested donation. No registration required. For more information please contact: Carolyn, Family Support Worker: cmajor@mpnh.org or leave a message at 604.879.8208 ext 202

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Dads at play!

December 7 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 14, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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A weekend drop-in program for dads with children 0-5 years A play-based program, in a beautiful and engaging space, where children and fathers play and connect together. This is also a place where dads share insights about fatherhood. Light snack provided. No registration necessary. For more information, please contact Carmen at: ccontreras@mpnh.org | 604.879.8208 ext 202

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Speak Together! English Conversation for Beginners

December 9 @ 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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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 Childcare available Bus tickets available for eligible participants Contact: Lamin Kassama, Lkassama@mpnh.org, 604.879.8208 ext 223 Millie Martinez, mmartinez@mpnh.org, 604.879.8208 ext 232

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Line Dancing (Ages 55+)

December 9 @ 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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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 more information. 604.879.8208  

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Youth Action Committee (YAC Leadership)

December 10 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 4:30 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 21, 2019

An event every month that begins at 4:30 pm on day Third of the month, 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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A leadership training program for youth from ages 13-19 focused on helping them learn how to create, develop, and implement community projects at Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House. This program is ideal for youth interested in gaining the confidence and skills necessary for their professional and/or educational goals. The youth will also participate in a monthly neighbourhood cleanup as part of the KeepVancouver Spectacular/Greenest City initiative by the City of Vancouver. Youth seeking volunteer hours with Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House are…

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Intermediate English Conversation Club

December 11 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Wednesday, 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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Newcomers and immigrant families are welcome. Childcare is available for children 18 months to 5 years. In both groups, participants get to learn about Canadian culture and traditions to improve their settlement and integration by building relationships with others and community attachment. Registration is required for adults and children. Beginners Club This group works on learning foundational vocabulary and practicing simple conversations for work or fun activities. Schedule: Mondays, 12:30–2:30 p.m. Intermediate Club This group works on more advance conversations…

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Seniors Gentle Chair Yoga

December 11 @ 10:45 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:45 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 11, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Members: $30/12 classes or $3.50 drop-in/ Non-members: $36/12 classes or $5 drop-in Health benefits: Increase relaxation and flexibility, improve proprioception, strength, and mental clarity. Reduce stress, insomnia, arthritis and constipation. Your instructor: Naoko Sasaki is a certified yoga teacher with extensive training and experience in designing and leading yoga classes, as well as expressive arts therapy. Naoko’s passion is supporting people for their physical and emotional wellbeing through self-exploration, self-expression, and self-empowerment. To register please contact Shaelee Gummer: 604.879.8208 ext…

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Health and Wellness Group for Immigrant Women (Arabic)

December 11 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 12:30 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 18, 2019

An event every month that begins at 12:30 pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until December 18, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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This is a free settlement program for immigrant multicultural women with permanent resident or GARs status. Do you want to practice your English and learn more about Canada? Do you want to meet new friends and share your experiences? Do you want to get involved and be part of our community? To register please contact Sherifa Azzab: 604.879.8208 ext 203, sazzab@mpnh.org Childcare available. Registration required. 1st & 3rd Wednesday of every month at Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House 800 East Broadway,…

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Christmas Dinners

December 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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One event on December 12, 2019 at 6:00 pm

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Join us for a delicious Christmas dinner, songs and entertainment, and a visit from Santa—with candy canes and mandarins for the kids! Wednesday, December 11 | 6–7:30 p.m. Thursday, December 12 | 6-7:30 p.m. Save the date! Ticket sales begin in mid-November.

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Basic Computer Class for Seniors | 新移民长者电脑课

December 12 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 14, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 14, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Learn basic computer skills with us, and stay connected! Everyone is welcome. Limited seats. Website browsing Online learning Keyboarding practice Using maps online For registration, please contact Jessie Huang: 604.879.8208 ext 105 | jhuang@mpnh.org  

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Seniors Hub Council

December 12 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on October 10, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on November 7, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on December 12, 2019 at 10:00 am

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Are you passionate about issues affecting seniors in your community? Join us! Our Seniors Hub Council is a place to take action, share ideas and connect with other seniors. Contact Claudine to participate: 604.879.8208 ext 139 cmatlo@mpnh.org

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Free Digital Workshops for Seniors

December 12 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 20, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Your Instructor: Chuck Wright/ Digital Literacy Facilitator from YMCA Chuck comes from Winnipeg - the traditional territory of Anishinaabeg, Cree, Oji-Cree, Dakota, and the homeland of the Métis Nation. He currently works in the unceded, ancestral territories of the Coast Salish peoples, and is passionate and patient about teaching people in digital skills! Y-Digital | Internet Safety Beginner Level Conversational English Recommended For registration, please contact Jessie Huang: 604.879.8208 ext 105 | jhuang@mpnh.org Seniors_BasicComputer_Class_YMCA_Digital_Fall2019

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Seniors English Conversation Club

December 12 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, 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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新移民长者英文对话班 周四下午 2–4p.m. Master daily conversational English used in diverse scenarios with Nancy, our native English-speaking ESL teacher. To register please contact Jessie Huang: 604.879.8208 ext 105 | jhuang@mpnh.org

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Mount Pleasant Youth Social Group

December 12 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Thursday, 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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A program designed to support youth living with Asperger’s by connecting them to peer to peer support, fun and accessible activities, and community engagement opportunities. This is a Ministry of Children & Family Development (MCFD)-funded program and is by referral only from a MCFD social worker. Please contact Manuel for more information: Manuel Gamas | mgamas@mpnh.org 604.879.8208 ext 318

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Christmas Dinners

December 12 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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One event on December 12, 2019 at 6:00 pm

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Join us for a delicious Christmas dinner, songs and entertainment, and a visit from Santa—with candy canes and mandarins for the kids! Wednesday, December 11 | 6–7:30 p.m. Thursday, December 12 | 6-7:30 p.m. Save the date! Ticket sales begin in mid-November.

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Olympic Village Walking Club

December 13 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Friday, repeating until December 20, 2019

Olympic Village, 80 Walter Hardwick Avenue
Vancouver, BC Canada
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Join us in our free weekly walking group, and make new friends! To register please contact Omnia: Omnia EL Shayeb, Seniors Programmer 604.879.8208 ext 112 | OELshayeb@mpnh.org

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In Pleasant Company Community Lunch

December 13 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 14, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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MPNH invites community members to join us for a healthy multigenerational social lunch in the East Hall. Please notify us in advance if you have special dietary needs. Cost: $5 per person for lunch or $20 for 5 lunches (with pre-purchased punch card) Contact: Mike Volker, Director of Core Programs and Operations, mvolker@mpnh.org, 604.879.8208 ext 128

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Basic Computer Class for Seniors | 新移民长者电脑课

December 13 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 14, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 14, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Learn basic computer skills with us, and stay connected! Everyone is welcome. Limited seats. Website browsing Online learning Keyboarding practice Using maps online For registration, please contact Jessie Huang: 604.879.8208 ext 105 | jhuang@mpnh.org  

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Line Dancing (Ages 55+)

December 13 @ 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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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 more information. 604.879.8208  

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Oruguitas Latinas

December 14 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 11:00 am on day Second of the month, repeating until December 20, 2019

An event every month that begins at 11:00 am on day Fourth of the month, repeating until December 14, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Latin American Family Drop-In Para familias con niñ@s de 0-5 años Segundo y cuarto sábado del mes de 11 a.m. a 1 p.m. Este es un espacio para familias Latinas para jugar e interactuar con sus hij@s, socializar, participar en actividades de arte, sesiones informativas, cantar canciones y planear actividades en conjunto. Sesiones de disciplina y comunicación y el programa de Nadie es perfecto pueden estar disponibles tambien. To register please contact Lina Arias: larias@mpnh.org, or leave a message at…

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Speak Together! English Conversation for Beginners

December 16 @ 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 Childcare available Bus tickets available for eligible participants Contact: Lamin Kassama, Lkassama@mpnh.org, 604.879.8208 ext 223 Millie Martinez, mmartinez@mpnh.org, 604.879.8208 ext 232

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Line Dancing (Ages 55+)

December 16 @ 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 more information. 604.879.8208  

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Seniors Christmas Lunch

December 17 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Come home to our house for the holidays by enjoying a delicious turkey lunch with all the fixings, spend time with friends and meet new ones, and enjoy a visit from Santa! Register and pay in advance at the front desk $6/members (or use your blue punch card) | $8/non-members For more information, or to volunteer, please contact Claudine: cmatlo@mpnh.org | 604.897.8208 ext 138

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Youth Action Committee (YAC Leadership)

December 17 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 4:30 pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 21, 2019

An event every month that begins at 4:30 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 21, 2019

An event every month that begins at 4:30 pm on day Third of the month, 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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A leadership training program for youth from ages 13-19 focused on helping them learn how to create, develop, and implement community projects at Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House. This program is ideal for youth interested in gaining the confidence and skills necessary for their professional and/or educational goals. The youth will also participate in a monthly neighbourhood cleanup as part of the KeepVancouver Spectacular/Greenest City initiative by the City of Vancouver. Youth seeking volunteer hours with Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House are…

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Leadership for Newcomer Youth

December 17 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 4:30 pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 21, 2019

An event every month that begins at 4:30 pm on day Third of the month, 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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A leadership training program for newcomer youth to develop their leadership and organizational skills as they plan and implement their own programming for the neighbourhood house and community. Contact: Manuel Gamas, mgamas@mpnh.org, 604.879.8208 ext 318 (English, Spanish) Iman Al-Sallal, ialsallal@mpnh.org, 604.879.8208 ext 318 (Arabic, English)

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Intermediate English Conversation Club

December 18 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Wednesday, 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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Newcomers and immigrant families are welcome. Childcare is available for children 18 months to 5 years. In both groups, participants get to learn about Canadian culture and traditions to improve their settlement and integration by building relationships with others and community attachment. Registration is required for adults and children. Beginners Club This group works on learning foundational vocabulary and practicing simple conversations for work or fun activities. Schedule: Mondays, 12:30–2:30 p.m. Intermediate Club This group works on more advance conversations…

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Food Fit 4: Better health, one step at a time

December 18 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until January 29, 2020

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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IN FOODFIT YOU’LL… Improve your cooking skills and learn new recipes Join in a 30 minute walk each week Share healthy meals with new friends Make a 12-week commitment to becoming a healthier you Orientation Session: Wednesday, October 2 | 12-2 p.m. Wednesdays from 12-3 p.m. (with lunch!) October 9, 2019-January 29, 2020 No class December 11, December 25 & January 1 Join. It's free! Call Omnia Elshayeb: 604 879 8208 ext 112 OELshayeb@mpnh.org Priority will be given to community…

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Seniors English Conversation Club

December 19 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, 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 a group of seniors wearing hats and sunglasses, smiling and laughing together.

新移民长者英文对话班 周四下午 2–4p.m. Master daily conversational English used in diverse scenarios with Nancy, our native English-speaking ESL teacher. To register please contact Jessie Huang: 604.879.8208 ext 105 | jhuang@mpnh.org

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