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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 October 22, 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 »
Free for members! Save money and help the environment by making old things new, and making new friends. Free gift for the first five registrants who arrive! Sewing with Caede Sewing, hemming, new pockets, alterations, and more. Jewellery with Brenda Simple jewellery repairs (e.g., clasps). Restringing beads on bracelets and necklaces, time permitting. Fix-It with […]Find out more »
We believe that healthy children with involved parents lead to healthy communities. While there are many differences among Nations, there are some universal values, beliefs and practices that the program builds upon—such as storytelling, the spiritual connection to child-rearing, and the involvement of the extended family. Share traditional values and cultural practices to help parents, […]Find out more »
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 […]Find out more »
Staying active was never so much fun! Beautifully choreographed dances moves designed for all skill levels. Cost: $25/member, $30/non-member (10 sessions) Drop in $3.50/member, $5/non-members. Please register at the front desk or for more information please contact Mondays: Annie Yu, Seniors LEAP Programmer firstname.lastname@example.org, 604.879.8208 ext 106 (Cantonese, English, Mandarin) Fridays: Tracy Lynch, Seniors Program […]Find out more »
Indigenous families and individuals who are seeking to share their culture are welcome to come. We will visit together and explore cultural teachings, arts, and activities. For families who are able, please bring a small food item to share. Also bring any special cultural projects that you want to work on or share knowledge about. […]Find out more »
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Esther Paysan (left), Winnie Lee and Kathy Au take advantage of a recent sunny afternoon and break out the checker board at Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House’s new parklet. Photo by Dan Toulgoet by Jessica Kerr, Vancouver Courier New parklet at Mount...read 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.