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 May 22, 2019
Wednesdays, April 10-June 19 (except April 17 & June 5) Members: $30/9 classes, $3.50 for drop-in Non-members: $34/9 classes, $5 drop-in Taught by a certified instructor, these gentle yet effective stretches and exercises focus at improving mobility and decreasing physical and mental signs of aging and also strengthening body muscles. To register please contact Shaelee […]Find out more »
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 […]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 »
For newcomer and immigrant Spanish speaking women A space to help us and grow together (for women of all ages) This is a weekly program that provides a safe and friendly space that permits newcomers and immigrant Spanish speaking women to increase self-awareness, self-care and community connection. Activities build women’s skills and knowledge to cope […]Find out more »
Stories from our House
Sharon Babu tells how newcomer Maheen cooked up a Persian feast—and found her true potential—at our House.read more
Robynn Bunch explains why it was so important to have a safe place in the neighbourhood in the 1980s.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.