News and Events

Upcoming Special Events

Be sure to check out this page or our brochure for details on upcoming special events! Would you like to volunteer for one of these events? Send us an email at troutlakecc@vancouver.ca and let us know that you are interested!

Trout Lake Photo Contest 2017

Theme: Sports In The Park or at the Centre
Prizes are a $50 gift certificate to community centre programs for each of the top 4 winners. Cards will be produced with the winning designs and photos will be displayed in the centre as well as in the community centre brochure.

  • Formats for submission – submit by email in j-peg mail format to troutlakecc@vancouver.ca.
  • Prizes – $50 gift certificate for community centre programs for each of the top 4 winners and a package of the photo cards.
  • Selection will be by a local photographer and Grandview Community Centre Association board members.
  • Permissions – winners will be asked to sign a rights agreement allowing for use of the image for the photo cards which may be sold by the centre, and for in centre use and display. Any other use will be negotiated.
  • Winners will be announced at an event in the late Fall 2017
  • Please have a waiver consent form of the person you photographed approving the photo

 
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Diwali Lunch & Dance Celebration

Listen to the story of Diwali and decorate diya clay lamps, eat traditional Indian sweets, and listen and dance to traditional music. Enjoy a delicious luncheon of seekh kebab and vege samosas, lamb curry, butter chicken, aloo gobhi, chai tea and more! Kids under 2 years of age are free and you do not have to register them. Please pre-register. Click here for the event poster!

Sun | 12:30 PM-2:30 PM | Oct 22 | $8/person
 

Halloween Celebration

Calling all Halloween costumers! Come jump in the bouncy castle, play Halloween games, and make some pumpkin crafts. Lots more surprises to come! Please register early as this event will sell out. FREE for Adults!! Click here for the event poster!

Sat | 10:00 AM-12:00 PM | Oct 28 | $4/person
 

Stat Holiday Events

We’ve got the bouncy castle set up, arts & crafts, games and more. FREE! Please pre-register.

Mon | 10:00 AM-12:00 PM | Nov 13 | FREE
Tue | 10:00 AM-12:00 PM | Dec 26 | FREE
 

Canadian First Nation Songs Event

Learn a variety of Canadian First Nations social drum, stick, and rattle songs, along with traditional games and cultural teachings by Renae, an award-winning drummer. Hide hand drums and other instruments will be provided. No singing experience is necessary. Child must be 5+yrs.

Fri | 7:00 PM-8:15 PM | Nov 17 | $1/person
 
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Artisan Pottery Sale

Enjoy live music, hand crafted pottery from the Trout Lake Pottery Club. On Saturday only, enjoy delicious home baking from the TLCC Seniors and beautiful hand make treasures by the TL Knitting Group and Quilting Group.

Fri | 4:00 PM-9:00 PM | Nov 24 | FREE Admission
Sat-Sun | 9:00 AM-4:00 PM | Nov 25-26 | FREE Admission
 

Breakfast with Santa

Enjoy delicious pancakes, hot yummy breakfast sausages and fruit. Please register each person that will be eating the breakfast. There will be lots of fun filled activities in the gym: including the bouncy castle and arts & crafts. Do not forget to take a picture with Santa too! Kids 2 and under are free. Three sessions are available: 9:30 AM-10:30 AM, 10:45 AM-11:45 AM, 12 PM-1 PM.

Sun | Various times | Dec 3 | $5/person
 

Christmas Concert: Brock House Big Band

Come and dance or sing along to the Brock House Big Band. Bring your dancing shoes and voice to sing. Please pre-register.
Fri | 11:00 AM-12:00 PM | Dec 8 | FREE
 
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Music Intergenerational Event

Come dance and sing together and let’s pass the tradition of music making on to the next generation. EParent participation is required. Please pre-register.

Sat | 10:30 AM-11:45 AM | Dec 16 | $1/person
 
 
 

Hanukkah the Festival of Lights

The miracle of Hanukkah is that only one vial of oil was found with just enough oil for one day, and yet it lasted for eight full days. Treat yourself to doughnuts and chocolate gelt, make a dreidel and spin it, light the menorah, sing songs and listen to the story of Hanukkah. Please pre-register. Kids 2 years and under free!
Sun | 11:00 AM-12:30 PM | Dec 17 | $2/person
 
For more information on special events, please click here for page 1 and here for page 2.