Connection. Celebration. Engagement. Leadership.
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 April 25, 2019
Join us to celebrate how we are making Mount Pleasant the most senior-friendly neighbourhood in Vancouver. Come and see all we have accomplished together, bring a friend and enjoy some food together. Food will be provided, so please RSVP! For more information please contact: Claudine Matlo Director of Community Programs 604.879.8208 ext 138, firstname.lastname@example.orgFind out more »
Learn basic computer skills with us, and stay connected! Everyone is welcome! Limited seats! Website browsing Online learning Filling out online tax returns Using maps online For registration, please contact Jessie Huang 604.879.8208 ext 105 email@example.comFind out more »
Join our multicultural dancing classes—a different dance each month. Free cultural sharing session on the second Thursday of every month. Dancing classes cost: $20/10 classes, $2.5/drop-in (Member) $30/10 Classes, $4/drop-in (Non-Member) Join us and enjoy multicultural dances and fitness activities weekly. You will learn dances from China, Hawaii, and many different countries. To register please […]Find out more »
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: Thursday, April 11 | 1:30-3:30 p.m. Thursdays from 12-3 p.m. (with lunch!) April 18-July 4, 2019 Join. It's free! […]Find out more »
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 […]Find out more »
Stories from our House
Sharon Babu, former preschool program director, explains what our schoolchildren’s Breakfast Club meant to her family and the neighbourhood in the 1990s.read more
Sharon Babu, a former program director, explains how getting her dream job at our House in the 1980s led to some unique camping trips and community challenges.read more
Contact our House
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.