Metro Vancouver North Youth Week Events

2019 Events are starting to roll in! If you don't see any information for your location yet please check back soon.


Member: City Of Burnaby

 

Burnaby

Mon. April 29th

13 - 18 years
Location: City Hall Council Chambers
6pm

Mayor Mike Hurley presents the outstanding youth of our community with Citizenship Awards.

Tues. April 30th

6-8pm
Location: Edmonds Community Centre, 7433 Edmonds Street

FREE - no registration required

Let's see who is left standing on the Kings/Queens Court at the end of the day. Volleyball players battle to see which team will be on a winner's court last. Prizes awarded to them and any other exceptional players!

For more information, please call 604-297-4907

11-17 years
Location: Edmonds
4:30pm - 6:30pm

Explore different styles and textures with a focus on self-portraits. Each participant paints on a canvas, which will be displayed as an art installation at Edmonds.

13 - 18 years
Location: Maywood Elementary & South Central
5pm - 6pm

The best 3 point shooters in town will be determined at Maywood Elementary. Work up a sweat then come back to South Central for a BBQ.

Wed. May 1st

Grades 8-12
Location: Alpha Secondary School
11:35am

The best 3 point shooter at Alpha will be determined. Prizes to be won.

10 - 13 years
Location: Creekside Youth Centre 3pm - 4:30pm
Location: Summit Youth Centre 3pm - 5pm

Work together with friends to solve riddles and complete tasks as fast as you can!

13 - 18 years
Location: Summit Youth Centre
5pm - 8pm

Join us at Summit for a special Art in the Park event, followed by a BBQ!

13 - 18 years
Location: South Central Youth Centre
5pm - 9pm

Do you have that trivia gene? Are you versatile in knowledge of sports, movies, music, pop culture and memes? Come by and find out what's in store as our Rec Leaders host a night of games.

13 - 18 years
Location: Edmonds
6pm - 8pm

Come join us for a BBQ with yummy food, loud music and good times.

13-18years
Location: Creekside Youth Centre
7:30pm - 9:30pm

Open gym with a twist! Come play some dodgeball against your friends and staff.


Thurs. May 2nd

11:30-12:30pm
Location: Burnaby Mountain Secondary School, 8800 Eastlake Drive

FREE - for Burnaby Mountain students only

A team of police officers takes on the sportsteams of Burnaby Mountain Secondary.

For more information, please call 604-294-7607

10-12 years
South Central Youth Centre
3:30pm - 5:30pm

Come join the fun in an all inclusive challenge. 3 legged race, lip reading, balloon toss and other fun games. Hosted by the South Central Youth Crew.

13 - 18 years
Location: Edmonds
6pm - 8pm

Bring a team or come and be placed on a team to challenge the talented Edmonds staff basketball team. Full court games iwth prizes to follow.

13-21 years
Location: Odyssey 1
5:30pm - 9pm

We're havingt a BBQ, giving away loot, playing sports in the gym and hanging out in our comfy drop-in space.

Fri. May 3rd

6-10pm
Location: South Central Youth Centre, 6749 Nelson Avenue

FREE - no registration required

Have you every tried to make something up against the clock. Come by and see what you can do against others in a team environment. The best part is we eat!

For more information, please call 604-297-4497

13-18 years
Location: Burnaby Mountain School
11:30am - 12:30pm

Creekside is hosting a photo booth at lunch!

Grades 8-12
Location: Burnaby Central School
11:35am

Since last year was magic, we're bringing Zumba back to Burnaby Central!

Grades 8 - 12
Location: Moscrop Secondary School
11:35am

How many shots can you hit in 1 minute? Test your skill for a chance to win a prize.

10 - 12 years
Location: Edmonds
3:30pm - 5pm

Get your best touchdown dance ready and come join our preteen flag football game. Followed iwth refreshments and prizes. All levels welcome!

Grades 6 & 7 ONLY
Admission $6
Location: Lochdale Community School
7pm - 9:30pm

We bring the music, you bring the party!

13 - 18 years
Location: Eileen Dailly
10pm - 12am

Enjoy a late night swim with music, treats and special features like the slide, water walkway, and rope swing.

Sat. May 4th

1-4pm
Location: 6749 Nelson Avenue, Burnaby

FREE - no registration required

This is our biggest event of the week! Includes many activities and games including an obstacle course, tournament, open mic, art, a DJ and BBQ. Lots of new friends to be made and prizes to be won!

For more information, please call 604-612-3293

13 - 18 years
Location: South Central Youth Centre
1pm - 3pm

Join us in this challenging obstacle course that is full of twists and turns. Prizes included. May the fourth be with you!

Mon. May 6th

8 - 12 years
Location: Willingdon Centre
3:30pm - 5:30pm

Duck, dip, dive and dodge your way through our tournament for preteens. Sign up in advance at Willingdon Centre, individually or as a team.

13 - 18 years
South Central Youth Centre
5pm - 8pm

Who's going to win this year's challenge - Edmonds or South Central? This year the centres will duel it out over "Flag Football", followed by a BBQ.

13 - 18 years
Location: Summit Youth Centre
6pm - 9pm

Team Creekside vs. Team Summit. Friendly match of California Kick Ball followed by a tug-o-war and BBQ!

Tues. May 7th

7-9pm
Location: Willingdon Community Centre, 1491 Carleton Avenue

FREE - Sign up in advance at Summit Youth Centre or Willingdon Community Centre

Dodge, duck, dip and dive your way through the inaugural Willingdon Youth Week dodgeball tournament. Prizes! Pizza! Popcorn!

For more information, please call 604-297-4526.

13 - 18 years
Location: South Central Youth Centre
5pm - 9pm

Come by South Central for an exciting night of games. Whether its table tennis, pool or foosball, this evening will be set up tournament style. Show off your skills, or learn new ones. Prizes to the winners and snacks for all!

13 - 18 years
Location: Creekside Youth Centre
5:30pm - 7:30pm

End off youth week right with a BBQ at Creekside. Free food, music, prizes and much more!


Member: Place Maillardville Community Centre

All events are located at:
1200 Cartier Avenue, Coquitlam BC

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Wed. May 1st

Ages 10 - 15 years
3:15-4:45pm
Location: Maillard Middle School Kitchen, 1300 Rochester Ave

Call 604-933-6166 to register!

Bring your skills & creativity to the kitchen and create some impressive dishes with our secret ingredients. Four teams will compete to impress the professional chef judge and take home the prize!

Thurs. May 2nd

For ages 10-15 years
3:30-4:30pm

No registration required!

Join us for a financial literacy workshop on the basics of banking hosted by Vancity. Vancity believes being good with money includes educating today's youth to become more financially savvy, achieve self-sufficiency, and make sound decisions.

Fri. May 3rd

3:15-4:30pm
Location: 1300 Rochester Avenue (Maillard Middle School Outer Field)

Simply sign in the day of the event.

Bring your friends and running shoes, we'll bring the lemonade and the fun. Winning team will receive pizza!


Mon. May 6th

Ages 10-15
3:30pm - 5:30pm

Our instructor will lead you in painting a masterpiece that you will get to take home. We will be painting a rainbow peacock! Registration is limited, free, and required.

Call 604-933-6166 or visit our office to register.

Tues. May 7th

Ages 10-15
3:00-5:00pm

Chill out with your friends and enjoy a movie with snacks and drinks. Anyone ages 10-15 is welcome. Movie TBD!

No registration required!




Member: City of Coquitlam
 


Wed. May 1st

3:30-6:30
1260 Pinetree Way Coquitlam, BC

Free Drop In!

Enjoy some barbecue and music while trying out jumbo games for a chance to win prizes! Don’t forget to snap a selfie with our photo booth!

For more information, please contact: bsidhu@coquitlam.ca

Thurs. May 2nd

3:45-7:45pm
1260 Pinetree Way Coquitlam

Grab a paintbrush and help create a masterpiece to be displayed at The
Landing Youth Centre. Graffiti and other art mediums will be led by an instructor.

For more information, please contact bsidhu@coquitlam.ca

Fri. May 3rd

7:15-9:30pm
1260 Pinetree Way Coquitlam

Listen to great music and watch performances by our youth instructor
and various dance crews.

For more information, please contact bsidhu@coquitlam.ca


5:00-9:00pm
630 Poirier St., Coquitlam

Enjoy a lazy night at this café, featuring mouthwatering treats and karaoke. Bring a friend or two and get ready to sing.

For more information, please contact lmiller@coquitlam.ca


Sat. May 4th

5:00-9:00pm
630 Poirier St. Coquitlam

Enjoy a night at the casino—with a twist on the games! Win prizes in a Super Smash Bro Tournament, slap-jack and many other fun games!

For more information, please contact lmiller@coquitlam.ca

Sun. May 5th

12:00-5:00pm
1260 Pinetree Way

Come meet the crew at The Landing Youth Centre and find out all about the
great programs/events taking place.

For more information, please contact bsidhu@coquitlam.ca

Mon. May 6th

5:30-6:30pm and 6:30-7:30pm
630 Poirier St. Coquitlam

Meet recreation professionals and hear about how this post-secondary experience can help you make a career out of what you love. What recreation-based jobs are offered in Coquitlam, and what steps are needed to pursue these careers? Stick around the youth centre after the presentation and talk with City of Coquitlam staff members from Aquatics, the Arenas and Recreation Programs. Food and drinks will be provided.

For more information, please contact lmiller@coquitlam.ca


Tues. May 7th

3:30-6:30pm
1260 Pinetree Way

The ACCESS Youth Team will be on hand to answer any and every question you have for them—including any tough or personal questions you may have.

For more information, please contact bsidhu@coquitlam.ca

Member: Maple Ridge

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Wed. May 1st

7:00pm | FREE Drop-In

11925 Haney Place | Get Directions

Bring your inspirations and create your own masterpiece. Youth will paint and enjoy some pizza. Supplies and pizza will be provided. Taking place at the Greg Moore Youth Centre.

Email Clint: cgamache@mapleridge.ca
Ph: 604-467-7443

Partnering with Domino’s

Thurs. May 2nd

6pm
Location: 19190 Lougheed Hwy, Pitt Meadows

Youth will enjoy a movie with popcorn and drink at Hollywood Cinemas. Transportation will be provided from the Greg Moore Youth Centre.

Registration:
To sign up please register at the Greg Moore Youth Centre or email Jesse Holland at jholland@mapleridge.ca

Fri. May 3rd

FREE Drop-In

23000 116 ave Maple Ridge | Get Directions

Come on out and celebrate the opening of the THSS Action park for the 2019 season. There will be free hot dogs, drinks and snacks available. Taking place at Thomas Haney Action Park.

Email Clint: cgamache@mapleridge.ca
Ph: 604-467-7443

Partnering with School District #42

Sponsored by Coastal Riders


Sat. May 4th

9:30pm - 8:00am
Location: 11925 Haney Place

Our annual sleepover is back and will keep youth active all night long at the Greg Moore Youth Centre.

Registration: Please register in person at the Greg Moore Youth Centre or email Jesse Holland at jholland@mapleridge.ca

Sun. May 5th

6:00pm | FREE Drop-In

11925 Haney Place | Get Directions

Youth will learn the fine arts of preparation, cooking and presentation of food with our certified culinary staff, then enjoy a sit down meal together at the Greg Moore Youth Centre.

Email Clint: cgamache@mapleridge.ca
Ph: 604-467-7443

Mon. May 6th

7:00pm

11944 Haney Pl, Maple Ridge | Get Directions

Auditions will begin in March. Please contact Clint cgamache@mapleridge.ca to schedule a day and time. Celebrate the many talents of our Youth at the ACT Theatre! This is a great opportunity for our community to see youth shine. Auditions will begin the week of April 8th.

Email Clint: cgamache@mapleridge.ca
Ph: 604-467-7443

Partnering with: The Act (Maple Ridge) Domino's (Maple Ridge)

Sponsored by: Coast Capital Savings

Tues. April 30th

6:00 - 8:00pm
Location: Pitt Meadows Family Recreation Centre

Join our tournament of pool players in the community. We are going to run a double elimination tournament at the recreation centre. There will be a prize for the winner!

Wed. May 1st

6:00 - 8:00pm
Location: Pitt Meadows Family Recreation Centre

Enter into the PS4 FIFA tournament and test your gaming skills. Winners of the tournament will win a local prize!


Thurs. May 2nd

6:00 - 8:00pm
Location: Pitt Meadows Family Recreation Centre

Do you play NBA 2K on PS4? Join this tournament and prove you’re the best in Pitt Meadows.


Fri. May 3rd

5:30pm - 9:30pm
Location: Pitt Meadows Family Recreation Centre

Come to the recreation centre and play some drop-in soccer or pick-up ball with our recreation team.

Sat. May 4th

5:30pm Start Time
Location: Pitt Meadows Family Recreation Centre

Come to the recreation centre with your friends and watch a movie, have some Pizza & popcorn on us!


Member: City of Port Coquitlam

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Wed. May 1st

5:00pm
Location: Hyde Creek Community Room 2 - 1379 Laurier Avenue, Port Coquitlam

Register here OR register in person at the Hyde Creek front desk.

Achieve a relaxing state of Zen in this free yoga session offered by our Youth Yoga instructor.

For more information, please contact Sukhbir Manku at mankus@portcoquitlam.ca, 604-927-7962

Fri. May 3rd

4:00pm
Location: Recreation Complex Youth Lounge - 2150 Wilson Avenue, Port Coquitlam

Register here OR register in person at the Hyde Creek front desk

Join us for some art and painting led by a community artist. This is an awesome experience if you want to explore your creative side for the first time or if you want to practice your craft! Did we mention there's free pizza?

For more information, please contact Sukhbir Manku at mankus@portcoquitlam.ca 604-927-7962

Sat. May 4th

6:00pm
Location: Hyde Creek Gymnasium - 1379 Laurier Avenue, Port Coquitlam

Register here OR come to Hyde Creek and register at front desk.

Free 3 vs 3 youth basketball tournament with a round robin and playoff format used in half court games. The grand finals game will be played full court and live-streamed on the PocoYouth instagram! Winners get a prize and SWAG will be raffled!

For more information, please contact Sukhbir Manku at mankus@portcoquitlam.ca, 604-927-7962

6:00 PM
Location: Hyde Creek Gymnasium,1379 Laurier Avenue, Port Coquitlam

Register here OR come to Hyde Creek and register at front desk.

Free 3 vs 3 youth basketball tournament with a round robin and playoff format used in half court games. The grand finals game will be played full court and live-streamed on the PocoYouth instagram! Winners get a prize and SWAG will be raffled!

For more information please contact: Sukhbir Manku mankus@portcoquitlam.ca, 604-927-7962


Tues. May 7th

3:30 PM
Location: Hyde Creek Youth Centre 1379 Laurier Avenue, Port Coquitlam

Register here OR register in person at the Hyde Creek front desk.

Prove to everyone you're the best at Super Smash Bros Wii U in the 1 vs. 1 tournament with competitive eSport rules and regulations! Work better as a team? Then join in on the 2 vs. 2 tournament! Prizes will be awarded to the winners of the tournaments. Make sure you come hungry because the Youth Centre staff will be giving out free tacos.

For more information please contact: Sukhbir Manku mankus@portcoquitlam.ca, 604-927-7962

Sat. May 11th

12:00pm
Location: 2253 Leigh Square, Port Coquitlam

No registration! Just come on down to the Youth Services area (Corner of Donald St. and Wilson Ave.).

Join PoCo Youth Services for an afternoon of fun activities! We will be hosting a Silent Disco and the following activities: Hamsterball, Bolaball, Giant Jenga, Giant Checkers, and a Selfie Booth.

For more information, please contact Sukhbir Manku at mankus@portcoquitlam.ca, 604-927-7962