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Special Events & Projects
At Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, we play a vital role in fostering a safe and healthy neighbourhood, with a view towards how we can enhance community development in all we do.
Focusing on community strengths and assets, we work with our neighbours, community partners and other organizations to implement a broad range of activities based on community needs and priorities.
We invite you to explore our projects and check this page often for updates and links. Better yet, get involved!
Events & Programs
Events for December 11, 2018
From now until December 31, bring your reusable bags to Whole Foods Market on Cambie Street. Instead of collecting the bag rebate at the checkout, ask to make a donation to our House! All bag donations from October 1 to December 31 will support food security programs at our House. Visit the StoreFind out more »
In partnership with WelcomeBC, MPNH is pleased to offer employment programming for newcomers. If you are not eligible for WorkBC services, and you meet the eligibility criteria, you may benefit from this program. The program offers settlement and integration services to support the social and economic integration of newcomers who are not eligible to receive […]Find out more »
Join us for Mah Jong, a traditional Chinese game that involves skill, strategy and calculations as well as a certain degree of luck. Players range from novices to experts. Everyone is welcome! No formal instruction is offered. Cost $25 member or $30 non-member for 10 sessions. Drop in $3.50 for members. Drop in $5 for […]Find out more »
This program support parents, grandparents and caregivers with children 3, 4,5 to best support their child’s pre-literacy and school's readiness. Parents meet every week for 12 weeks with a community facilitator who is trained in how best to mentor and coach parents. Parents learn how to best connect with their children, nurturing parent-child attachment and […]Find out more »
Join this pole walking group for older adults and seniors. Meet outside Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House. Free for members of Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House. $1 for non-members. Poles provided. For more information, please contact Omnia El Shayeb: 604.879.8208 ext 112 OELShayeb@mpnh.orgFind out more »
Enjoy the company of friends and a nutritious lunch and dessert or chef’s surprise, as well as bingo after the lunch. Celebrate birthdays the last Tuesday of each month. Let Tracy know if you are celebrating a birthday this month. Schedule Lunch, 12 p.m. Bingo, 1–2 p.m. Lunch Cost $5 per person for lunch or […]Find out more »
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Jenny van Enckevort (she/her/hers)
Special Projects & Communications Coordinator
604.879.8208 ext 102
Help people from 40+ countries, many First Nations, and all generations make the most of of life at our House.