Metro Vancouver North Youth Week Events

Cities and organizations all across the province are busy planning for BC Youth Week 2021!  We are taking everything that we learned last year about online events and creating even bigger and better events for youth in 2021!  Please reach out to us or to people in your City to find out what is going on! We will be updating the website with all the details as the information becomes available.

BC Youth Week is May 1 – 7 #AreYouReady ?

Member: City Of Burnaby

 

Check out our exciting events for 2021!

Burnaby

Mon. April 26th, 2021

Date: Monday April 26th

Location: Virtual

Age: 13 - 18 years

Mayor Mike Hurley presents the outstanding youth of our community with Citizenship Awards for their efforts and hard work.

May 1-6th, 2021

Date: May 1-6th

Location: Virtual

Age: Grades 5-12

Email your gallery submissions to: Mark.frouws@burnaby.ca

or DM to @Creeksideyouthcentre on Instagram 

 

Send us your art, pictures, creations, digital art, videos, or anything that you created so we can celebrate our Burnaby youth artists in our on-line gallery. Submissions will be accepted all week and displayed towards the end of Youth Week. 

 

Sat. May 1st, 2021

Date: Saturday May 1st

Time: 1:30-4:30pm

Location: Summit Youth Centre

Age: 13-18 yrs

Contact: Summit Youth Centre 604-268-1369

 

Creekside Youth Centre takes on Summit Youth Centre in a classic game of California kick ball that also happens to be COVID friendly! Come and represent your centre and enjoy prizes, free swag, and some treats.  


Sun. May 2nd, 2021

Date: Sunday May 2nd

Time: 2-4pm

Location: Creekside Youth Centre

Age: 13-18 yrs

Contact: Creekside Youth Centre 604-294-7607

 

Meet at Creekside and go for a hike in the trail network behind the centre! Door prizes, youth week swag giveaways and more! Registration is required.

Date: Sunday May 2nd

Time: 7-9pm

Location: Virtual

Age: Grades 5-12

Contact: Creekside Youth Centre 604-294-7607

 

Join us virtually for this on-line event where we play some fun Jackbox games like Quiplash and Murder mystery while connecting through the Zoom platform. Prizes for participants, youth week swag giveaways and more! Registration is required for zoom link.

 

Date: Sunday May 2nd, 2021

Time: 2-4pm

Location: Virtual

Age: 13-18yrs

Contact: Summit Youth Centre 604-268-1369

 

Scavenger hunt from the comfort of your home... find them all and win a PRIZE!

Mon. May 3rd, 2021

Date: Monday May 3rd, 2021

Time: 3-430 pm

Location: Edmonds Community Centre

Age: 10-12 yrs

Contact: Edmonds Community Centre 604-297-4907

 

Attention all artists!! Come out and bring your creativity! Bring your ideas to life by drawing and painting. Supplies will be provided. Registration is required. 

Date: Monday May 3rd, 2021

Time: 4-6pm

Location: South Central Youth Centre / Bonsor Field

Age: 13-18 yrs

Contact: South Central Youth Centre 604-297-4497

 

South East vs South West, who will take it this year? Come join us for a fun game of Kickball at Bonsor field! Pizza and snacks will be provided for the athletes after the game! Pre-registration required.  

 

Tues. May 4th, 2021

Date: Tuesday May 4th, 2021

Time: 3-430-pm

Location: Edmonds Community Centre

Age: 10-12 yrs

Contact: Edmonds Community Centre 604-297-4907

 

Who has range from 3? Come test yourself against other shooters and find out who will wear the crown as the Three Point Champ!

Date: Tuesday May 4th, 2021

Time: 3:30pm

Location: Virtual

Age: 11-18 yrs

Contact: South Central Youth Centre 604-297-4497

 

 

Test your LGBTQ+ knowledge, and try to win a gift card! All questions will be developed from your local Alphabet Soup staff! Trivia will go live on our Social media platforms! Make sure you follow us beforehand (@Southcentral_yc)  


Wed. May 5th, 2021

Date: Wednesday May 5th, 2021

Time: 6pm

Location: Summit Youth Centre

Age: 13-18 yrs

Contact: Summit Youth Centre 604-268-1369

 

To acknowledge Mental Health Week, we will be doing an outdoor yoga and meditation class

Date: Wednesday May 5, 2021

Time: 530-730pm

Location: Edmonds Community Centre

Age: 13-18 yrs

Contact: Call Edmonds Community Centre 604-297-4907

 

Come test your racing skills and make it to the finish line. Prizes and snacks for all. Registration is required.

Date: Wednesday May 5th, 2021

Time: 530-830pm

Location: South Central Youth Centre 

Price: FREE

Age: 13-18 yrs

Contact:  South Central Youth Centre 604-297-4497

 

Swing by South Central to play some fun outdoor games while munching on some pizza! Lots of fun games planned for the night! 

Thurs. May 6th, 2021

Date: Thursday May 6th, 2021

Time: 6-8 pm

Location: Virtual

Price: Free

Age: 10-18 yrs

Contact: Summit Youth Centre 604-268-1369

 

Burnaby's Got Talent! Send in all your creations; art, songs, dances and tricks. Constestants will receive prizes. 
 

Date: Thursday May 6th, 2021

Time: 4-530pm

Location: South Central Youth Centre 

Price: FREE

Age: 13-18 yrs

Contact: Call South Central Youth Centre 604-297-4497

 

Calling all youth who want to help make a difference in the community! Come join the South Central Youth Crew in cleaning up the neighborhood together, one piece of garbage at a time! Snacks and drinks provided after! 

Date: Thursday May 6th, 2021

Time: 7-930pm

Location: Shadbolt Centre for the Arts

Price: FREE

Age: 12-17 yrs

Contact: Call Shadbolt, 604-205-3014, for more information 


Shine a light on night photography.  Teens learn and experiment with time exposures and light sources to achieve a more painterly and innovative approach to low light photography. Try painting with light and experimental photography in a darkened studio.  Then move outdoors to capture the mood of an evening landscape with natural lighting and artificial sources.  All contribute to a unique evening of exploration. Photography will be done in and around the Shadbolt Centre.  Students must bring their own DSLR camera and be familiar with its manual settings. Instructor: Jay Johnson
Registration required. Barcode: 599819
Teen Night/Light Photography Workshop
Shine a light on night photography.  Teens learn and experiment with time exposures and light sources to achieve a more painterly and innovative approach to low light photography. Try painting with light and experimental photography in a darkened studio.  Then move outdoors to capture the mood of an evening landscape with natural lighting and artificial sources.  All contribute to a unique evening of exploration. Photography will be done in and around the Shadbolt Centre.  

Students must bring their own DSLR camera and be familiar with its manual settings. Instructor: Jay Johnson
Registration required. Barcode: 599819
 

Fri. May 7th, 2021

Date: Friday May 7, 2021

Time: 3-5pm

Location: Summit Youth Centre

Price: FREE

Age: 10-13 yrs

Contact: Summit Youth Centre 604-268-1369

 

Give us your best on TikTok….and of course there's prizes

Date: Friday May 7, 2021

Time: 3-5 pm

Location: South Central Youth Centre 

Price: FREE

Age: 10-12 yrs

Contact: South Central Youth Centre 604-297-4497

 

Calling all pre-teens, come to the youth centre and race some drones inside and outside. Staff will set-up an obstacle course, to challenge your pilot skills. 

Date: Friday May 7, 2021

Time: 4-5 pm

Location: Creekside Youth Centre

Price: FREE

Age: 13-18 yrs

Contact: Creekside Youth Centre 604-294-7607

 

Come enjoy an outdoor experience practicing your zen and calming techniques with a licensed instructor. Door prizes, youth week swag giveaways and more! Registration is required.

Date: Friday, May 7, 2021

Time: 5-7pm

Location: Edmonds Community Centre

Price: FREE

Age: 13-18 years old

Contact: Edmonds Community Centre 604-297-4907

 

Put on your thinking caps and brain battle against others in a test of various topics. Winning team gets prizes. Registration is required. 

Date: Friday May 7, 2021

Time: 530-830pm

Location: South Central Youth Centre 

Price: FREE

Age: 13-18 years old

Contact: Call South Central Youth Centre 604-297-4497

 

Led by South Central staff Leah! Come join the fun and have art night at the youth centre. All supplies will be provided. 

Date: Friday May 7, 2021

Time: 8-9pm

Location: Eileen Dailly Pool / Summit Youth Centre

Price: FREE

Age: 13-18 years old

Contact: Call Summit Youth Centre 604-268-1369

 

We're open for a Teens Only Swim - music and treats for everyone. Limited spots and registration is required.  


Member: City of Coquitlam

 

Check out our 2021 updated events!! 


Sat. May 1st, 2021

Date: Saturday May 1st, 2021

Time: 5pm

Age: 13-18 yrs

Location: 1260 Pinetree Way Coquitlam, BC

Contact: Brandon Sidhu bsidhu@coquitlam.ca 

Register: https://www.coquitlam.ca/294/Registration 

 

In celebration of Youth Week; Pinetree Community Centre is hosting a basketball contest. Youth will have the opportunity to test their basketball skills in a three point contest, H.O.R.S.E, and BUMP competition. See where you rank among your peers and our youth team. 
 

 

Date: Saturday May 1st, 2021

Time: 6pm

Age: 13-18 yrs

Location: 1260 Pinetree Way Coquitlam, BC

Contact: Brandon Sidhu bsidhu@coquitlam.ca 

Register: https://www.coquitlam.ca/294/Registration 

 

In celebration of Youth Week; Pinetree Community Centre is hosting a Youth Yoga Night. Experience the power, peace and strength of yoga to harmonize your mind, body and spirit.
 

Date: Saturday May 1st, 2021

Time: 2pm

Age: 13-18 yrs

Location: 1260 Pinetree Way Coquitlam, BC

Contact: Brandon Sidhu bsidhu@coquitlam.ca 

Register: https://www.coquitlam.ca/294/Registration 

 

In celebration of Youth Week; Pinetree Community Centre will be hosting a hip hop workshop to introduce youth to the world of dance! Participants will be introduced to the foundation elements of urban dance, grooves, and body movements from our experienced instructors. 
 

Date: Saturday May 1st, 2021

Time: 11pm

Age: 13-18 yrs

Location: 633 Poirier St., Coquitlam BC 

Contact: Brandon Sidhu bsidhu@coquitlam.ca 

Register: https://www.coquitlam.ca/294/Registration 

 

In celebration of Youth Week; Poirier Sport & Leisure Complex is being taken over after hours by our youth. Pre-register for opportunities such as ice skating, swimming or dry floor sports. All helmet & skate rentals will be free. 

 

May 1st Saturday  - Mundy Park (641 Hillcrest St.)

∙         May 1, 12:30 – 1:15 p.m. | Register

∙         May 1, 1:30 – 2:15 p.m. | Register

∙         May 1, 2:45 – 3:30 p.m. | Register

∙         May 1, 4:45 – 5:30 p.m. | Register

∙         May 1, 6 – 7 p.m. | Register

Looking for things to do outside, ways to stay active or just want to have fun? Join the Park Spark team as we pop up at local parks. Drop in to enjoy fun activities, games and hang out the Park Spark team. For more information visit the city webpage at https://www.coquitlam.ca/734/Park-Spark  or please contact parkspark@coquitlam.ca

Sun. May 2nd, 2021

Date: Sunday May 2nd, 2021

Time: 5pm

Location: 633 Poirier St., Coquitlam BC

Age: 13-18 yrs

Contact: Brandon Sidhu @ bsidhu@coquitlam.ca

Register: https://www.coquitlam.ca/294/Registration

 

In celebration of Youth Week; Poirier Sport & Leisure Complex is offering a number of pre-registered Youth Only stick, ring & puck sessions. Helmet & skate rentals will also be free and all COVID safety rules and facility capacities will be enforced.

Tues. May 4th, 2021

Date: Tuesday May 4th, 2021

Time: 4pm

Age: 13-18 yrs

Location: 1260 Pinetree Way Coquitlam, BC

Contact: Brandon Sidhu bsidhu@coquitlam.ca 

Register: https://www.coquitlam.ca/294/Registration 

 

In celebration of Youth Week; Pinetree Community Centre is hosting a financial literacy workshop to give  youth the ability to understand and effectively use various financial skills, including personal financial management, budgeting, and investing. Workshop will be instructed by a licensed financial advisor. 

May 4th Tuesday – Glen Park (1149 Westwood St.)

∙         May 4, 12:30 – 1:15 p.m. | Register

∙         May 4, 1:30 – 2:15 p.m. | Register

∙         May 4, 2:45 – 3:30 p.m. | Register

∙         May 4, 4:45 – 5:30 p.m. | Register

∙         May 4, 6 – 7 p.m. | Register

Looking for things to do outside, ways to stay active or just want to have fun? Join the Park Spark team as we pop up at local parks. Drop in to enjoy fun activities, games and hang out the Park Spark team. For more information visit the city webpage at https://www.coquitlam.ca/734/Park-Spark  or please contact parkspark@coquitlam.ca


Wed. May 5th, 2021

May 5th Wednesday-  Burke Mountain Pioneer Park (1428 Collins Rd.)

∙         May 5, 12:30 – 1:15 p.m. | Register

∙         May 5, 1:30 – 2:15 p.m. | Register

∙         May 5, 2:45 – 3:30 p.m. | Register

∙         May 5, 4:45 – 5:30 p.m. | Register

∙         May 5, 6 – 7 p.m. | Register

Looking for things to do outside, ways to stay active or just want to have fun? Join the Park Spark team as we pop up at local parks. Drop in to enjoy fun activities, games and hang out the Park Spark team. For more information visit the city webpage at https://www.coquitlam.ca/734/Park-Spark  or please contact parkspark@coquitlam.ca

 

May 5th Wednesday

∙         May 5, 12:30 – 1 p.m. | Register

∙         May 5, 1:30 – 2:15 p.m. | Register

∙         May 5, 2:45 – 3:30 p.m. | Register 

∙         May 5, 4:45 – 5:30 p.m. | Register

∙         May 5,  6 – 6:45 p.m. | Register

Looking for an opportunity to do some gardening?  Join the Park Spark team and help plant our eco-sculpture of a Bee, and a yellow garden to celebrate the international colour of hope for Communities in Bloom 2021.

 

Thurs. May 6th, 2021

Date: Thursday May 6th, 2021

Time: 5pm

Age: 13-18 yrs

Location: 1260 Pinetree Way Coquitlam, BC

Contact: Brandon Sidhu bsidhu@coquitlam.ca 

Register: https://www.coquitlam.ca/294/Registration 

 

In celebration of Youth Week; Pinetree Community Centre is hosting a workshop called Me, Myself and Mental Health to help youth understand what is mental health. The workshop covers topics to help youth manage their emotional, psychological, and social well being. The workshop will also explore strategies to improve your mental health.  
 

Date: Thursday May 6th, 2021

Time: 6 pm

Age: 13-18 yrs

Location: 1260 Pinetree Way Coquitlam, BC

Contact: Brandon Sidhu bsidhu@coquitlam.ca 

Register: https://www.coquitlam.ca/294/Registration 

 

In celebration of Youth Week; Pinetree Community Centre will be hosting a do it yourself spa and tye dye night. Youth will have the opportunity to create bath bombs, scented candles, and tye dye shirts! 

Fri. May 7th, 2021

Date: Friday May 7th, 2021

Time: 715pm

Age: 13-18 yrs

Location: 1260 Pinetree Way Coquitlam, BC

Contact: Brandon Sidhu bsidhu@coquitlam.ca 

Register: https://www.coquitlam.ca/294/Registration 

 

In celebration of Youth Week; Pinetree Community Centre is hosting a Game Show Night! Sign up with a friend or by yourself and put your knowledge to the test and see if you can beat our youth team. 
 

 

May 7th Friday – Blue Mountain Park (975 King Albert Ave.)

∙         May 7, 12:30 – 1:15 p.m. | Register

∙         May 7, 1:30 – 2:15 p.m. | Register

∙         May 7, 2:45 – 3:30 p.m. | Register

∙         May 7, 4:45 – 5:30 p.m. | Register

∙         May 7, 6 – 7 p.m. | Register

Looking for things to do outside, ways to stay active or just want to have fun? Join the Park Spark team as we pop up at local parks. Drop in to enjoy fun activities, games and hang out the Park Spark team. For more information visit the city webpage at https://www.coquitlam.ca/734/Park-Spark  or please contact parkspark@coquitlam.ca

May 7th Friday

 

 Looking for an opportunity to do some gardening?  Join the Park Spark team and help plant our eco-sculpture of a Bee, and a yellow garden to celebrate the international colour of hope for Communities in Bloom 2021.


Sat. May 8th, 2021

May 8th Saturday-  Mackin Park (1046 Brunette Ave.)

∙         May 8, 12:30 – 1:15 p.m. | Register

∙         May 8, 1:30 – 2:15 p.m. | Register

∙         May 8, 2:45 – 3:30 p.m. | Register

∙         May 8, 4:45 – 5:30 p.m. | Register

∙         May 8, 6 – 7 p.m. | Register

Looking for things to do outside, ways to stay active or just want to have fun? Join the Park Spark team as we pop up at local parks. Drop in to enjoy fun activities, games and hang out the Park Spark team. For more information visit the city webpage at https://www.coquitlam.ca/734/Park-Spark  or please contact parkspark@coquitlam.ca

 

Member: City of Maple Ridge (Youth Services)

 

Check out our exciting events for 2021!

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Sat. May 1st, 2021

Date: Saturday May 1, 2021

Time: ALL DAY

Location / Address of Event: 

Maple Ridge Leisure Centre- 11925 Haney Place 

 

To celebrate Youth Week and promote healthy recreation please enjoy a free day at the gym. Pre-Registration is required to secure a timeslot. 

 

Pre Registration is required and can be done online at https://www.mapleridge.ca/1484/Program-Registration

 

Partnering with:

Coast Capital Savings 

 

Contact Information: 

Clint Gamache 604-467-7443 

cgamache@mapleridge.ca

 

Mon. May 3rd, 2021

Date: May 3, 2021

Time: All day

Location / Address of Event:

Greg Moore Youth Centre 11925 Haney Place V2X 6G2

 

Youth will complete a virtual scavenger hunt. On May 3rd we will post a list of items/questions you will need to answer and submit on our Instagram page.  All correct entries will be eligible for our prize giveaways. 

Please visit us on Instagram @gregmooreyouthcentre on May 3rd to see how to participate and what prizes we have to give away.

Partnering with: Coast Capital Savings, Domino's Pizza

Contact Information:
Clint Gamache 604-467-7443 cgamache@mapleridge.ca

Tues. May 4th, 2021

Date: May 4, 2021

Time: All day
Location: 11925 Haney Place, Maple Ridge 

 

Youth will be recognized on Instagram for all their hard work and accomplishments over the past year.  

 

Partnering with: 

Coast Capital Savings & Domino's Pizza


Contact Information:
Clint Gamache 604-467-7443 cgamache@mapleridge.ca


Wed. May 5th, 2021

Date: May 5, 2021

Time: 4:00 p.m.

Location: 11925 Haney Place, Maple Ridge 

 

Join us on Wednesday May 5th as we create something delicious out of our kitchen. Follow along as we lead you through a simple recipe.  

Please visit us on Instagram @gregmooreyouthcentre on May 5th

 

Partnering with: 

Coast Capitol Savings & Domino's Pizza

Contact Information:
Clint Gamache 604-467-7443 cgamache@mapleridge.ca

Thur. May 6th, 2021

Date: May 6, 2021

Time: 1:00 p.m.

Location: 23000-116th ave,  Maple Ridge

 

Join us for our kick-off to Youth Mentorship Skate Comp. Skateboarders can register on the day by way of $5.00 dollars or five nonperishable food items. All donations and money will go to help out families in the community. 


Skateboarders register on the day by way of $5.00 dollars or five nonperishable food donations.

 

Partnering with:

Domino's Pizza & Coast Capitol Savings


Contact Information:
Clint Gamache 604-467-7443 cgamache@mapleridge.ca

Fri. May 7th, 2021

Date: May 7, 2021

Time: 7:00 p.m. for online streaming of production

Location: 11925 Haney Place, Maple Ridge 

 

Youth will register and perform their specific act at a designated time on Monday April 26th. Each act will be on-stage at The Act Theatre in Maple Ridge, record and streamed on-line Friday May 7th. 

If you would like to take part in this years talent show, please contact Clint Gamache prior to April 1st.  

Pre Registration required with Clint Gamache 604-467-7443 or cgamache@mapleridge.ca before April 1st. 

 

Partnering with: 

Coast Capital Savings & Domino's Pizza


Contact Information:
Clint Gamache 604-467-7443 cgamache@mapleridge.ca

 


Member: City of Pitt Meadows


Member: City of Port Coquitlam

 

Check out our exciting 2021 events!! 

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Sat. May 1st, 2021

Date: Saturday May 1, 2021

Time: 7:00-8:00pm

Location: ZOOM

Ages: 11-18

Register: Text your NAME and “GAMES NIGHT” to 604-818-6098

 

To celebrate Youth Week, PoCo Youth Crew will be hosting a virtual games night! Youth will have the opportunity to play games on platforms such as JackBox and Scriblio!

Sun. May 2nd, 2021

Date: Sunday May 2, 2021

Time: 2:00pm

Location: Hyde Creek Pool – Lap Pool only 

Ages: 11-18

Register: Text your NAME and “SWIM” to 604-818-6098 for the swimming   registration link.  Register early limited spaces available.

 

To celebrate Youth Week, the City of Port Coquitlam will be hosting a FREE swim at Hyde Creek! Bring your floaties. 

Tues. May 4th, 2021

Date: Tuesday May 3, 2021

Time: 3:30-5:00pm

Location: ZOOM

Ages: 11-18

Register: Text your NAME and “BAKE OFF” to 604-818-6098

 

To celebrate Youth Week PoCo Youth Crew in partnership with WorkSafeBC will be hosting The Great PoCo Bake Off! Youth will have the opportunity to follow along and bake a surprise recipe, learn about workplace health and safety and compete against each other! Ingredient baskets will be available for pick up at Hyde Creek Rec Centre! Enough supplies for 15 participants.


Wed. May 5th, 2021

Date: Wednesday May 5, 2021

Time: 4:30-5:30

Location: ZOOM

Ages: 11-18

Register: Text your NAME and “AMONG US” to 604-818-6098

 

To celebrate Youth Week PoCo Youth Crew will be hosting games of Among Us! With Breakout rooms of up to 10 youth, will you be a Crewmate, or the Imposter?

Thurs. May 6th, 2021

Date: Thursday May 6, 2021

Time: 7:00-8:00

Location: ZOOM

Ages:11-18

Register: Text your NAME and “PAINT NIGHT” to 604-818-6098

 

Follow along as PoCo Youth Crew hosts a virtual Paint Night! Supplies will be available for pick up at Hyde Creek Recreation Centre. Enough supplies for 15 participants.

Date: Thursday May 6, 2021

Time: 3:15-5:15

Location: Hyde Creek Recreation Centre

Ages:11-18

Register: Visit www.portcoquitlam.ca/register  and search youth.


 

Date: April 28 - June 25, 2021

Organizer: Riverside and CABE Secondary Schools

Location: Online Exhibition (www.portcoquitlam.ca/exhibitions)

 

Ideas and possibilities are the result of imagination. The mental work of the imagination is fundamental to creating, making, and learning. This act elevates thoughts from the mundane to the fantastic. The Imaginings Exhibition highlights the breadth, depth and possibilities of ideas made by local students of Riverside, and CABE Secondary Schools. View the online exhibition at www.portcoquitlam.ca/exhibitions

Date: Thurs. May 6th , 2021

Time 4:00pm-5:00pm

 

To register - please email arts@portcoquitlam.ca

Fri. May 7th, 2021

Date: Friday May 7, 2021

Time 8-9:30

Location: ZOOM

Ages: 11-18

Register: Text your NAME and “MURDER” to 604-818-6098

 

Join PoCo Youth Crew as we throw it back to the swingin’ sixties, groove with the flower power, there’s a murder to solve man! With twists and turns along the way, register to find out who the murderer is in this fun and interactive Murder Mystery night! 

Date: Friday May 7th, 2021

Time: 3:15-5:15

Location: Hyde Creek Recreation Centre

Ages:11-18

Register: Visit www.portcoquitlam.ca/register and search youth!

 

Join us at Hyde Creek for our an in person but socially distanced program.  Activities include