Adult Programs

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ART

Watercolour & Drawing Together (19+)        $25/drop-in
Explore these two techniques together while working on landscapes, figures, and flowers. Experiment with textures, lines, tones, lights and shadows, and linear and atmospheric perspectives. Supplies are not included. Supply list available upon registration. No class Feb 13.
Mo | Jan 9-Mar 6 | 9-11am | $156/8 sess | 85029 | 19+ | Arts & Crafts Rm
Instructor: Mohammad Atashzad, www.atashzad.com

Acrylic Painting with Bill (19+) $18/drop-in
Experience acrylic painting in a loosely structured, enriching, and supportive studio setting. All levels welcome. Work on personal projects to develop your own voice and style. Bring your own supplies or email the instructor for supply list. No class Feb 13.
Mo | Jan 9-Mar 27 | 6-8:30pm | $165/11 sess | 84948 | 19+ | Arts & Crafts Rm
Instructor: Bill Miloglav, baldozar@shaw.ca

Watercolour Painting (19+) $9/drop-in
Gain basic watercolour experience in a loosely structured, enriching, and supportive studio setting. Work on personal projects to develop your own voice and style. Bring your own supplies or email the instructor for supply list.
We | Jan 11-Mar 29 | 11am-1pm | $96/12 sess | 85030 | 19+ | Arts & Crafts Rm
Instructor: Bill Miloglav, baldozar@shaw.ca

Charcoal in Motion (19+) $18/drop-in
Drawing with charcoals is a wonderful way to capture movement. Develop your drawing and sketching abilities and refine composition and style using many charcoal variants. Subject matter includes still life, landscape, and figurative art.
We | Jan 18-Mar 8 | 6:30-8:30pm | $113/8 sess | 92497 | 19+ | Arts & Crafts Rm
Instructor: Christina Kam

Sketching & Drawing (25+)   $9/drop-in
Develop your drawing skills with subjects, life drawing, landscapes, and more. Bring basic drawing supplies to the first class. Drop-ins welcome only if the class is not full.
Fr | Jan 13-Mar 31 | 1:15-3:15pm | $96/12 sess | 87581 | 25+ | Room C
Instructor: Edouard Beaudry


DANCE

Latin & Swing Dance (16+) $18.75/drop-in
Have fun learning to dance swing, Latin, and ballroom with style and confidence. Join us in a fun and supportive atmosphere. No partner or experience required. Drop-ins welcome if the class is not full.
We | Jan 18-Mar 29 | 8:15-9:45pm | $128.50/11 sess | 91740 | 16+ | Dance St
Instructor: Barney Lee

All Bodies Dance (18+)      
Differences become creative strengths as we explore the choreographic possibilities of wheelchairs, crutches, and canes and celebrate diverse ways of moving and perceiving. Classes draw from improvisation, contemporary dance, theatre, and music in a welcoming and inclusive environment. All levels of experience and ability welcome. Funding from the City of Vancouver and the Vancouver Park Board. Registration required. No class Feb 11.
Sa | Jan 14-Mar 25 | 2:30-4:pm | Free/10 sess | 85617 | 18+ | Dance St
Instructor: Naomi Brand

Roundhouse Community Dancers (19+)
Join dance artist Carolina Bergonzoni and artist Zoe Kreye to experiment with concepts of space and the body as sculpture. Using props, molding space, forming bodies, we dig deeper into our interior and exterior relationships with objects. No experience necessary. No class Feb 12th.
Su | Jan 15-Mar 26 | 2:30-4:30pm | Free/10 sess | 85620 | 19+ | Dance St
Instructor: Carolina Bergonzoni


Education

Chronic Pain Self-Management Program (19+)
Learn information and strategies to help take control of symptoms, better manage pain, and work more effectively with health care providers. This workshop has proven to increase motivation and confidence. The CPSMP is implemented by the University of Victoria and BC Ministry of Health Services. For more information call 604-940-1273.
Su | Jan 8-Feb 19 | 1-3:30pm | Free/7 sess | 84968 | 19+ | Music Rm
Instructor: TBA Instructor, www.selfmanagementbc.ca

Chronic Conditions Self-Management Program (19+)
Join this highly interactive program, proven to increase confidence and motivation, and learn practical strategies to help cope with challenges, manage symptoms, and take action toward a healthier life. For adults with chronic physical or mental health issues and their significant others. Self-Management BC is a Ministry of Health, Patients as Partners Initiative, administered by the University of Victoria. For program details, contact us at 604-940-1273 or selfmgmt@uvic.ca.
Su | Feb 26-Apr 2 | 1-3:30pm | Free/6 sess | 84967 | 19+ | Music Rm
Instructor: TBA Instructor, www.selfmanagementbc.ca

Dog Obedience: Beginners (19+)     
Learn positive reinforcement training that uses the dog’s natural willingness rather than food, force, or fear. The class covers a new command each week, as well as how to manage and eliminate inappropriate behaviors, socialization, and correct leash techniques. All family members welcome to attend. Prerequisite: All dogs must be fully vaccinated. No class Feb 5, 12.
Su | Jan 22-Mar 12 | 11:30am-12:30pm | $165/6 sess | 84970 | 19+ | Room B
Instructor: Alpha Dog Training

Dog Obedience: Intermediate & Agility (19+)
Intermediate obedience class is for owners wanting to take their dog to a higher level. Improve control of the commands learned in basic obedience, work to longer distances, and build to off-leash control. This class also features agility training through an obstacle course. Prerequisite: All dogs must have beginner obedience skills and be fully vaccinated.
Su | Feb 19-Mar 26 | 1-2pm | $175/7 sess | 84972 | 19+ | Room B
Instructor: Alpha Dog Training

Basic First Aid: Babies & Children (13+)    
Learn basic first-aid and CPR skills to treat babies and children in this interactive course. Cover common emergencies such as choking, SIDS, allergic reaction, and more. This course is non-certifying. Babies are welcome in this class; however, it is recommended that parents find childcare if possible.
Sa | Jan 21 | 10am-1pm | $61/1 sess | 84960 | 13+ | Music Rm
Instructor: Community Care First Aid

Emergency First Aid: CPR & C/AED (13+)
Learn first aid and CPR level C, including the skills needed to recognize and respond to cardiovascular emergencies for adults (CPR Level C) and other topics such as choking, airway, and breathing emergencies in babies and children. Three-year certification upon completion.
Su | Feb 26 | 9:05am-4:50 pm | $91/1 sess | 84974 | 13+ | Multimedia Rm
Instructor: Community Care First Aid

Emergency Childcare First Aid: CPR & B/AED (13+)
For individuals who care for infants or children in the workplace or at home. Covers skills needed to recognize, prevent, and respond to breathing and cardiovascular emergencies in adults, children, and babies. A special focus is to give sudden medical emergencies and treatment of severe injuries. Three-year certification upon completion.
Su | Mar 12 | 9:05am-4:50pm | $91/1 sess | 84973 | 13+ | Multimedia Rm
Instructor: Community Care First Aid

Introduction to Interior Design (19+) Cancelled
Discover the fundamentals of design, including an introduction to space planning, how to choose material and finishes, and colour theories, including colour psychology and colour art.

Sa | Jan 14-Mar 4 | 2:30-3:30pm | $88/8 sess | 84987 | 19+ | Mezz Meeting Rm
Instructor: Viola Choy

Manology: Exploring 21st Century Masculinity (19+)      $15/drop-in
Explore how ideas about masculinity influence the physical, mental, and spiritual journey of manhood. This is a friendly, safe, and soulful place for men of all stages, viewpoints, orientations, and ethnicities to connect. First session is free to new members. No class Feb 13.
Mo | Jan 9-Mar 27 | 7-9:30 pm | $113/11 sess | 84995 | 19+ | Room C
Instructor: David Hatfield

NEPP Earthquake Preparedness for your Pet (19+)
Learn what you can do to ensure you and your pets are prepared for any type of emergency. Registration is required for this free orientation.
Tu | Jan 17 | 7 pm-8:30 pm | Free/1 sess | 84999 | 19+ | Room B
Instructor: Jackie Kloosterboer, http://vancouver.ca/emerg/NEPP/

NEPP Earthquake Preparedness: Apartment Living (19+)
Learn how to develop your emergency plan, how to conduct a Hazard Hunt, and what to do when an earthquake strikes. Ideal for seniors or anyone living in an apartment or condo.
Th | Feb 23 | 7-8:30pm | Free/1 sess | 84998 | 19+ | Multimedia Rm
JUST ADDED Th | Mar 16 | 7-8:30pm | Free/1 sess | 107088 | 19+ | Multimedia Rm
Instructor: Jackie Kloosterboer

Mindfulness Meditation: Beginners (18+)  
A beginner class for those who are new to mindfulness meditation, who wish to refresh their practice, who have difficulty calming the mind, or who are simply curious about meditation.
Mo | Feb 20 | 7:30-9pm | $15/1 sess | 84996 | 18+ | Multimedia Rm
Instructor: Sung Yang, LearnMindfulness.org

Care for the Caregiver (19+)      
An information session designed to support adults who are caring for their aging parent(s). Topics include effective communication, dealing with dementia, senior housing and home care options, end of life planning, and the importance of self-care. The whole family is welcome. Registration required.
Tu | Mar 21 | 6:45-8pm | Free/1 sess | 92486 | 19+ | Multimedia Rm
Instructor: Home Instead Senior Care

Mindfulness Meditation: Weekly Practice (18+)
Free yourself from stress and unhappiness while improving your health, inner peace, quality of life, and concentration. Class includes meditation, gentle guidance, and more. Discover what meditating in a group with an experienced teacher can do for your practice. Prerequisite: A beginner’s class or some experience.
Mo | Feb 27-Mar 20 | 7:30-9pm | $39/4 sess | 84997 | 18+ | Multimedia Rm
Instructor: Sung Yang, LearnMindfulness.org

Making your Relationship Work (19+)
If you are seeking a harmonious and long-lasting relationship, come learn science-based tools and insights for relationship improvement or repair. Based on the internationally acclaimed research of Dr. John Gottman and led by registered clinical counsellors specializing in marriage and relationship counselling.
Mo | Mar 27 | 6:45-8:15 pm | $12/1 sess | 92871 | 19+ | Multimedia Room
Instructor: Ishtar Beck & Gabriel Hinojosa


Language

Spanish: Beginners (19+)     
Learn basic conversational Spanish skills set in practical day-to-day situations that will help you when travelling to a Spanish-speaking country.
We | Jan 11-Mar 29 | 5:30-7pm | $188/12 sess | 85014 | 19+ | Mezz Meeting Rm
Instructor: Gloria Alonso

Spanish: Beginners 2 (19+) Cancelled
Learn basic conversational Spanish skills set in practical day-to-day situations that will help you when travelling to a Spanish-speaking country.
Tu | Jan 17-Mar 28 | 6-7:30pm | $173/11 sess | 95316 | 19+ | Mezz Meeting Rm
Instructor: Gloria Alonso

Spanish: Conversational (19+)
If you have a basic command in Spanish and are planning to travel to a country where this language is spoken, come and practice in a friendly environment. We’ll talk about culture, traditions, and other topics.
We | Jan 11-Mar 29 | 7:05-8:35pm | $188/12 sess | 85015 | 19+ | Mezz Meeting Rm
Instructor: Gloria Alonso

French: Beginners (19+)
Learn the basic of French with a Parisian teacher born and raised in France. Learn to talk about yourself and your friend, and make the right amount of small talk to feel at ease in any francophone cities.
Tu | Jan 17-Mar 21 | 9:45-11:45am | $150/10 | 94395 | 19+ | Board Rm
Instructor: Julie Rauscher

French: Intermediate (19+)
Grow your knowledge of French and discover the French art de vivre with a Parisian teacher born and raised in France. Together, we’ll work on practical French skills while building a clear and confident communication through dynamic activities and documents to study.
Tu | Jan 17-Mar 21 | 12:30-2:30pm | $150/10 | 94548 | 19+ | Board Rm
Instructor: Julie Rauscher


 

MUSIC

Violin: Hannah (19+)      
Hannah Kim has 10 years experience teaching violin and music theory with youth orchestras and kindergartens. She is an expert in teaching students with her special teaching methods. Please bring your own violin to class.
Mo | Jan 9-Jan 30 | 4-5:30pm | $90/4 sess | 87989-88000 | 19+ | Board Rm
Instructor: Hyunah Kim

Voice: Asheida (19+)
Learn fun exercises for ease, connection, and balance in your voice, and sing the songs you love.
Tu | Jan 10-Mar 7 | 1-8pm | $292.50/8 sess | 91156-64 | 19+ | Music Rm
Instructor: Asheida Music Company

Piano: Lydia (19+)    
One-on-one piano lessons for all ages and levels where students learn the art of piano playing and music appreciation. Educational, exciting, and rewarding.
We | Jan 11-Mar 8 | 3-7:30pm | $202.50/9 sess | 91572-81 | 19+ | Practice Rm
Su | Jan 15-Mar 12 | 9:30am-4pm | $202.50/9 sess | 91583-97 | 19+ | Practice Rm
Instructor: Lydia Kay

Piano: Julia (19+)           
Students of all ages learn a well-rounded knowledge of piano that includes performance, technique, artistry, and theory.
Th | Jan 12-Mar 9 | 5-6:30pm | $202.50/9 sess | 91532-35 | 19+ | Practice Rm
Instructor: Julia Villafuerte

Piano: Grace (19+)     

A fun and practical approach to playing the piano. Learn dexterity, listening, rhythm and theory. Royal Conservatory students are welcome for examination preparation.
Fr | Jan 13-Mar 10 | 1:15-2pm | $270/9 sess | 91752 | 19+ | Practice Rm
Fr | Jan 13-Mar 10 | 2-8:30pm | $202.50/9 sess | 91755-68 | 19+ | Practice Rm
Instructor: Grace Ng

Guitar: Justin (19+)  
Play your favorite songs and learn new pop, rock, and classical music. Lessons encourage musical and personal growth, with emphasis on a positive and exciting learning experience. Students must bring their own instrument to class.
Fr | Jan 20-Mar 24 | 2-6:30pm | $225/10 sess | 88067-77 | 19+ | Board Rm

Piano: Christina (19+)   
Explore the art of piano in a fun and challenging atmosphere. From beginners to those who are preparing for exams, all students are welcome. Lessons are customized to your developmental level. No previous experience is required but a piano to practice on is recommended.
Sa | Jan 21-Mar 11 | 11am-4pm | $180/8 sess | 91795-91806 | 19+ | Practice Rm
Instructor: Christina Kam

Open Mic (19+)  

Launch! is a fully accessible, experimental, and welcoming space for performers of all ages, abilities, and identifications, performing in any genre. If you can make it work in a small space with a Fender sound system, then bring it on! Six minutes on stage strictly enforced—except for our featured performer. Come early to pay at the front desk and then sign up. Limited spaces available.
Tu | Feb 7, Mar 7 | 7-9pm | By donation – $5 suggested/per sess | 92889 | 19+ | Multimedia Rm
Instructor: Dr Claire Robson

Jazz in the Mews
INFO www.roundhouse.ca for dates and band bios
Join us for free jazz in the Roundhouse lobby every Saturday and some Sunday mornings. We have a full slate of local musicians to entertain you: Cambridge Street Combo, Asheida and Friends, John Pippus and Friends, Stringz Aloud, Lawless Firm, Rain City Swing, and Vic and the Volcanoes See our posters and website for dates. For information on becoming a part of Jazz in the Mews please contact valerie.ferrar@vancouver.ca. No program Feb 19.
Sa (Su) | Jan 14-Mar 26 | 10:30am-12:30pm | Free | Roundhouse Lobby


Pottery

Hand & Wheel with Vin (19+) 
Beginners learn how to throw on the potter’s wheel and create projects using hand-building techniques. Intermediate and advanced students progress at their own pace and are challenged with new techniques and ideas. Special projects may be accommodated. We will cover making, finishing, decorating and glazing. No class Feb 10, 13, Mar 10
Mo | Jan 9-Mar 27 | 6:30-9:30pm | $306/11 sess | 85006 | 19+ | Pottery St
Fr | Jan 20- Mar 24 | 1:30-4:30pm | $236/8 sess | 85007 | 19+ | Pottery St
Instructor: Vin Arora

Hand & Wheel with Sue (19+)
Learn the basics of hand-building, wheel-throwing, glazing and firing. This class is for beginners and those who want to continue on basic functional or sculptural forms. Fees cover slips, glazes, firing. Clay is not included. No class Mar 21.
Tu | Jan 24-Apr 4 | 1:30-4:30pm | $283/10 sess | 85004 | 19+ | Pottery St
Tu | Jan 24-Apr 4 | 6:30-9:30pm | $283/10 sess | 85005 | 19+ | Pottery St
Instructor: Sue Griese

Throw, Throwing, Thrown with Nora (19+)
Reach the next stage of your skills in centering, altering, trimming, decorating and glazing pots. This class is for students who have taken at least one class. You do not need to know how to centre. Fees covers slips, glazes, firing. Clay is not included.
Th | Jan 12-Mar 9 | 6:30-9:30pm | $236/8 sess | 85011 | 19+ | Pottery St
Instructor: Nora Valliant

Pottery Drop-in (19+) $10/2hrs drop-in
Pottery studio drop-in is only intened for those currently enrolled in Roundhouse pottery classes and for those who have a drop-in storage space assigned to them. To add your name to the drop-in wait list, contact Cheryl Stapleton at cheryl.stapleton@vancouver.ca. Wait lists are not carried over indefinitely; re-apply every six months. Class participants get priority. Drop-in Volunteers and Students $10/4hrs. No class Feb 19.
We | Jan 11-Mar 29 | 10am-9:30 pm |12 sess | 85008 | 19+ | Pottery St
Sa | Jan 7-Mar 25 | 12:30-4:30 pm | 12 sess | 85009 | 19+ | Pottery St
Su | Jan 8-Mar 26 | 12:30-4:30 pm | 12 sess | 85010 | 19+ | Pottery St
Instructor: RH Volunteer


 

WOODWORKING

Woodworking Important information
Please bring pencil and paper to class. Students must clean the studio after each session.
First Class is mandatory for all levels.
Cancellations must be requested 72 hours in advance of the start date.
Refunds No refunds after start date.
Prerequisites
Level 1 – none
Level 2 – Level 1 Materials
Level 1 – included
Level 2 & 3– not included

About the Urban Woodworker Hand Tool Courses
Urban Woodworker courses in Hand Tool Woodworking are “unplugged” learning experiences, perfect for the city woodworker with limited space. Hand Tool skills also greatly improve ones ability to layout, trim and fit joinery in regular power tool projects. Register for any combination of Level 1 through Level 3 course when planning advanced projects or to explore specific techniques by making prior arrangements with instructor Jeremy Tomlinson at
www.urbanwoodworker.com

Woodworking: Hand Tools Demystified – Spoon Carving lv 1 (19+)
Learn to sharpen, adjust and use planes, saws, chisels, and layout tools, and get an introduction to spoon carving. An ideal foundation class even if power-tool woodworking is your goal. Come prepared to take notes and clean up after each session. Eligible registration for artisans course or other advanced courses. No class Feb 13, Mar 22
We | Jan 11-Feb 15 | 6:30-9:30pm | $365/6 sess | 85042 | 19+ | Room A
We | Feb 22-Apr 5 | 6:30-9:30pm | $365/6 sess | 93881 | 19+ | Room A
Instructor: Jeremy Tomlinson, www.urbanwoodworker.com

Woodworking: Level 1 (19+)  
For beginners and those with little woodworking experience. Acquire basic woodworking skills and learn elementary safe operation of major power tools such as the jointer, planer and table saw. Design and materials included. Note: First session attendance is mandatory as this session covers safety orientation and important theory. Come prepared to take notes and clean up after each session. No class Jan 20, 21, Feb 13, 17, 18.
Mo | Jan 9-Feb 27 | 6:30-9:30pm | $254/7 sess | 85045 | 19+ | Woodworking St
Mo | Mar 6-Apr 10 | 6:30-9:30pm | $225/6 sess | 85046 | 19+ | Woodworking St
Instructor: Craig Gilder
Fr | Jan 13-Mar 10 | 9:30am-1:30pm | $362/8 sess | 85043 | 19+ | Woodworking St
Sa | Jan 14-Mar 4 | 9:30am-1:30pm | $284/6 sess | 85044 | 19+ | Woodworking St
Instructor: Jeremy Tomlinson, www.urbanwoodworker.com

Woodworking: Level 2 (19+)  
Build on skills learned in Level 1, learning classic joinery techniques, project planning and material selection. Projects must be agreed to by the instructor and will be limited in size for storage. A small side table or coffee table is typical. Students supply all materials. Come prepared to take notes and clean up after each session. No refunds after start date. Prerequisite: Level 1. No class Jan 19, Feb 16, Mar 21, 23.
Tu | Jan 10-Apr 4 | 6:30-9:30pm | $400/12 sess | 85050 | 19+ | Woodworking St
Th | Jan 12-Apr 6 | 9:30am-12:30 pm | $342/10 sess | 85051 | 19+ | Woodworking St
Instructor: Jeremy Tomlinson, www.urbanwoodworker.com

Woodworking: Hand Tools Advanced: Level 2/3 (19+)
Up for the challenge or just want more time for Level 2? Build the sliding lid dovetailed box with mitered plinth or Wine rack. Learn to make the iconic dovetail joint and other advanced joinery techniques. Contact instructor for additional information if you choose the Wine rack. Premium materials included. Prerequisites: Hand Tools Demystified. Come prepared to take notes and clean up after each session. Eligible registration for artisans course or other advanced courses. No class Feb 13
Mo | Jan 9-Mar 13 | 6:30-9:30pm | $525/9 sess | 91975 | 19+ | Room A
Instructor: Jeremy Tomlinson, www.urbanwoodworker.com

WOODWORKING: HAND TOOLS ARTISANS COURSE: LEVEL 4 (19+)
Choose to make a Shaker Side Table complete with Half Blind Dovetailed drawer, double tapered legs with hand chopped mortise and tenon joints OR Tea Chest featuring a compartmented box with mitered and splined hinged lid or a Dutch Tool Chest. Students wishing to register for this course should allow between 12 and 20 sessions based purely on their pace and confidence. Customize your attendance by registering for any Hand Tools courses, Level 1 to Level 3 that fit your schedule. Minimum requirements for this course is Hand Tools Demystified (Level 1).

Contact instructor Jeremy Tomlinson at www.urbanwoodworker.com for more information and project planning information.

Woodworking Safety Orientation: By Appointment Only (19+)
The safety orientation is mandatory for experienced woodworkers who want to access the woodworking drop-in. Write the free assessment test during any drop-in session, Wed 6-9pm. Instructors will then schedule an orientation. Bring writing supplies.
Tu | Jan 10 | 4:30-6:30 pm | $37/1 sess | 85039 | 19+ | Woodworking St
Instructor: Trevor Osborn

Woodworking Drop-in (19+) $14/drop-in
In order to qualify for drop-in access you must pass the assessment test and attend a safety orientation session, or have successfully completed a Level 2 course. These drop-in sessions are not for Level 1 students. No class Feb 19.
Su | Jan 8-Mar 26 | 1-4pm | 12 sess | 85037 | 19+ | Woodworking St
Instructor: Craig Gilder
We | Jan 11-Mar 29 | 6-9pm | 12 sess | 85038 | 19+ | Woodworking St
Instructor: Trevor Osborn

Woodworking: Make-up & Ad-hoc sessions Level 1 & 2 (19+)
These three-session blocks are not for new projects and do not follow a particular curriculum. Register for all three sessions and use the time to finish existing projects with instructor guidance or to receive specific instruction. Prerequisite: Woodworking Level 1.No class Mar 25
Sa | Mar 11-Apr 1 | 9:30am-12:30pm | $132/3 sess | 85049 | 19+ | Woodworking St
Instructor: Jeremy Tomlinson, www.urbanwoodworker.com

Woodworking: Hand Tool Make-up & Ad-hoc Sessions (19+)
Need a little more time to finish a project? Need help with a specific joint? Want to improve your sawing technique? Or maybe you want to carve another spoon? These sessions are short term registrations that you can use like drop-in sessions. Contact the instructor for special arrangements. Come prepared to take notes and clean up after each session.
Mo | Mar 27-Apr 3 | 6:30-9:30pm | $100/2 sess | 92792 | 19+ | Room A
Instructor: Jeremy Tomlinson, www.urbanwoodworker.com


Fitness

Crazy Coyote Runners (19+)  
Enjoy runs along the Seawall, False Creek, and Kits Beach with a friendly group while keeping your runs consistent and motivating. Experienced leaders share training tips especially suited for Sun Runners. All levels of runners are welcome, but beginners should join at the start of each season. Runs may be weather permitting and are subject to cancellation without notice. Meet in the Roundhouse Café Lobby.
Sa | Jan 7-Mar 25 | 9-10am | Free/12 sess | 84969 | 19+ | Café Lobby
Instructor: Susan Bernardino

Sun Run: Learn to Run 10k (13+)
For runners and walkers of any ability. Reach your fitness goal in a safe and supportive environment, gradually building stamina while staying injury free. You’ll receive 13 weekly guided sessions, a Sun Run InTraining guide and logbook, Sun Run race entry, and much more. Youth participants 13-16 yrs must be accompanied by an adult.
Tu | Jan 24-Apr 18 | 6:30-8:30pm | $144/13 sess | 84892 | 13+ | Room B
Instructor: SportMed BC

Sun Run: Learn to Run 10k Stronger (13+)
For runners and walkers. Reach your fitness goal in a safe and supportive environment, gradually building stamina while keeping injury free. You’ll receive 13 weekly guided sessions, a Sun Run InTraining guide and logbook, Sun Run race entry, and much more. Youth participants 13-16 yrs must be accompanied by an adult.
Tu | Jan 24-Apr 18 | 6:30-8:30pm | $144/13 sess | 84893 | 13+ | Room B
Instructor: SportMed BC

Sun Run: Learn To Walk 10k & Nordic Walk (13+)   
For walkers of any ability level. Reach your fitness goal in a safe and supportive environment, gradually building stamina while keeping injury free. You’ll receive 13 weekly guided sessions, a Sun Run InTraining guide and logbook, Sun Run race entry, and much more. Youth participants 13-16 yrs must be accompanied by an adult.
Tu | Jan 24-Apr 18 | 6:30-8:30pm | $144/13 sess | 84894 | 13+ | Room B
Instructor: SportMed BC


 

Group Fitness

Cardio: Sweat House (19+) $14/drop-in
A combination of Athletic Step and HIIT/Tabatha Training, Sweat House will give you non-stop cardio/resistance work designed to burn the fat and torch the calories. You’ll use the adjustable step platform to focus on real athletic performance. Come here for your next challenge! No class Feb 13.
Mo | Jan 9-Mar 27 | 7:30-8:30pm | $127/11 sess | 84964 | 19+ | Dance St
Instructor: Valentina Petrovic

GROUP FITNESS PRICING
Participants must complete a PAR-Q form for health screening purposes.
$6/adult drop-in $3.50/55+ adult drop-in
$49/10 class adult pass; $28/10 class 55+ adult pass

Gentle Fit (19+) Seniors $3.50/drop-in | Adult $6/drop-in
Geared towards older adults looking for a lower-impact fitness class providing cardio, balance, and strength training for an whole-body workout. Increase fitness confidence and strength. Participants must complete a PAR-Q form for health screening purposes. No class Feb 13.
Mo | Jan 9-Mar 27 | 11-11:45am | See sidebar/11 sess | 84975 | 19+ | Dance St
Instructor: Diana VanderVeen

Get Fit & Keep Fit (19+)        
Total body conditioning for all ages using the body ball, steps, weights, and bands to get a great overall workout. Space and equipment are limited. Class size is at the discretion of the instructor. Drop-ins are welcome if the class is not full.
Tu | Jan 10-Mar 28 | 9:15-10:15am | See sidebar/12 sess | 84978 | 19+ | Dance St
Instructor: Harry Wong

Cardio Combo (19+)   
Geared towards older adults looking for a lower-impact fitness class providing cardio, balance, and strength training for an whole-body workout. Increase fitness confidence and strength working with bands. Participants must complete a PAR-Q form for health screening purposes.
We | Jan 11-Mar 29 | 11:15am-12pm | See sidebar/12 sess | 84965 | 19+ | Room B
Instructor: Ferial Ahmadzadeh

Posture Perfect (19+)      
Geared towards older adults, this class includes a cardio warmup, weights, stability ball, spine work, and stretches. Strengthen the body to improve balance, agility, and posture. Participants must complete a PAR-Q form for health-screening. Men and women are welcome. Drop-ins are welcome if the class is not full.
Th | Jan 12-Mar 30 | 11:15am-12pm | See sidebar/12 sess | 85003 | 19+ | Dance St
Instructor: Ferial Ahmadzadeh

Cardio Core (19+)           
Bring your heart rate up and work your core through muscle conditioning. This class is geared towards active and fit older adults. Suitable for all ages. Drop-ins are welcome if the class is not full.
Fr | Jan 13-Mar 31 | 11-11:45am | See sidebar/12 sess | 84966 | 19+ | Dance St
Instructor: Edouard Beaudry

Kick & Reboot (19+)           $14/drop-in
Mix kickboxing and dance with music that makes you want to move for a full-body workout. Combine cardio and resistance intervals, kickboxing, and a mind/body cool-down for the ultimate cardiovascular and strength workout. Suitable for all fitness levels.
Th | Jan 12-Mar 30 | 7:30-8:30pm | $138/12 sess | 84963 | 19+ | Dance St
Instructor: Valentina Petrovic


 

Dance Fitness

Zumba: Free Trial Classes (19+)   
We | Jan 4 | 5:45-6:45pm | Free/1 sess | 85058 | 19+ | Dance St
Instructor: Janet, DNA Wellness Co.
Fr | Jan 6 | 12-1pm | Free/1 sess | 86902 | 19+ | Dance St
Instructor: Luglio Romero, DNA Wellness Co

Zumba (19+)                         $13/drop-in
Use fitness principles of interval and resistance training to maximize caloric output, fat burning, and total body toning. Zumba draws on a variety of dance styles including cumbia, soca, merengue, salsa, African, reggaeton, flamenco, funk, and belly dance.
We | Jan 11-Feb 15 | 5:45-6:45pm | $63/6 sess | 85056 | 19+ | Dance St
We | Feb 22-Mar 29 | 5:45-6:45pm | $63/6 sess | 85057 | 19+ | Dance St
Instructor: Janet, DNA Wellness Co.

Zumba Noon (19+)               $13/drop-in.
Use fitness principles of interval and resistance training to maximize caloric output, fat burning, and total body toning. Zumba draws on a variety of dance styles including cumbia, soca, merengue, salsa, African, reggaeton, flamenco, funk, and belly dance.
Fr | Jan 13-Feb 17 | 12-1pm | $63/6 sess | 85059 | 19+ | Dance St
Fr | Feb 24-Mar 31 | 12-1pm | $63/6 sess | 85060 | 19+ | Dance St
Instructor: Luglio Romero, DNA Wellness Co.

Groovazon (19+)               $12/drop-in
Bring on the funk! The newest dance fitness craze is ready to groove you with an original blend of pure funk dance, discodelic rhythms, hip hop vibes and jazzy grooves.
Sa | Jan 14-Mar 18 | 12:45-1:45pm | $100/10 sess | 84979 | 19+ | Dance St
Instructor: Gustavo Ferman

Hoop Dance (19+)                $18/drop-in
Improve balance, agility, grace, and coordination. Learn creative routines while burning calories and increasing flexibility. Explore core, arm, knee, and chest hooping, vortex variations, tosses, rolls, isolations, and transitions. No experience necessary. Hoops provided or bring your own.
Su | Jan 22-Feb 26 | 11:30am-1pm | $92/6 sess | 91704 | 19+ | Dance St
Instructor: Pamela Lamont


 

Pilates

Pilates Fusion (19+)           $13/drop-in
Get strong from the inside out, working on alignment, breathing, core strength, coordination, posture, and balance. The class uses resistance bands and weights. All levels welcome. Now in the Dance Studio.
Tu | Jan 10-Feb 14 | 6:45-7:45pm | $63/6 sess | 85001 | 19+ | Dance St
Tu | Feb 21-Mar 28 | 6:45-7:45pm | $63/6 sess | 85002 | 19+ | Dance St
Instructor: Diana VanderVeen

Pilates for Beginners (19+) $6.75/drop-in
Pilates increases strength, balance, flexibility, muscle tone, stamina, and well- being. This class is a fun and inviting senior’s program for men and women of all abilities. Movements are adaptable to suit your needs.
We | Jan 11-Mar 29 | 2:30-3:15pm | $75/12 sess | 85000 | 19+ | Room B
Instructor: Diana VanderVeen


 

Yoga

Gentle Yoga (19+)           $14.25/ drop-in
Experience the joy of gentle hatha yoga. Focus on breath and meditation while improving body awareness, flexibility, and core strength. Drop-ins welcome only if the class is not full. No class Feb 13.
Mo | Jan 9-Mar 20 | 9:30-11am | $115/10 sess | 84976 | 19+ | Room C
Instructor: Natalia Nimetz

Iyengar Yoga (19+)
Physically energizing, deeply relaxing, and emotionally uplifting, this program offers instruction in classical yoga. Develop self-awareness along with strength, stamina, flexibility, balance, breath and body awareness, postural alignment, and relaxation. $17 drop-in with instructor approval. No class Feb 13.
Mo | Jan 9-Mar 27 | 5:30-7pm | $153/11 sess | 84989 | 19+ | Dance St
Instructor: Claudia Macdonald

Yoga for Anxiety (19+)       $15/drop-in
Learn self-regulation techniques along with restorative yoga, breathing, and mindfulness practices. These life-changing techniques can be practiced anywhere and anytime. No yoga experience necessary. No classes Jan 24, 31.
Tu | Jan 10-Mar 7 | 7:30-8:30pm | $84/7 sess | 85053 | 19+ | Room C
Instructor: Lori Lucas, www.yogawithlorilucas.com

Yoga Fundamentals 1 (19+)   
Learn the essential skills to develop a safe, enjoyable yoga practice that will improve and support your well-being for the rest of your life. Be open to the possibilities of transformation. Ideal for beginners.
Th | Jan 12-Mar 2 | 6-7:15 pm | $92/8 sess | 85055 | 19+ | Dance St
Instructor: Kathryn Turnbull, www.yogaliving.ca

Happy Hips & Healthy Spine Yoga (19+) $15/drop-in
Regain freedom of movement, re-establish the normal range of motion to the lumbar spine, and increase blood flow and synovial fluid to the joint tissues. No class Jan 26, Feb 2.
Th | Jan 12-Mar 9 | 7:30-8:45pm | $84/7 sess | 84981 | 19+ | Room C
Instructor: Lori Lucas, www.yogawithlorilucas.com

Karma Yoga (19+)                  $5/drop-in
Join us in the playful style of vinyasa yoga. Also called flow yoga, this style integrates purposeful and graceful movement, fluidly moving from one pose to the next. Adapted to suit all different levels and abilities. Drop-in only.
Sa | Jan 14-Mar 25 | 9-10:30am | $5/11 sess | 84991 | 19+ | Room C
Su | Jan 15-Mar 26 | 9:30-11am | $5/11 sess | 84992 | 19+ | Dance St
Instructor: Kathryn Turnbull, www.yogaliving.ca


 

Martial Arts

Tai Chi Chuan: Beginners (19+) $14/drop-in
Learn traditional Chinese exercises for self-defence and health. The movements emphasize softness, slow motion, concentration, and relaxation. All ages welcome, no experience necessary.
Sa | Jan 7-Feb 11 | 11:30am-1pm | $69/6 sess | 85017 | 19+ | Room B
Sa | Feb 18-Mar 25 | 11:30am-1pm | $69/6 sess | 85018 | 19+ | Room B
Instructor: Laurens Lee

Tai Chi Chuan: Intermediate (19+) $14/drop-in
This course builds on skills learned in the beginner class and encourages further development. The movements emphasize softness, slow motion, concentration, and relaxation.
Sa | Jan 7-Feb 11 | 9:30-11am | $69/6 sess | 85019 | 19+ | Room B
Sa | Feb 18-Mar 25 | 9:30-11am | $69/6 sess | 85020 | 19+ | Room B
Instructor: Laurens Lee

Women’s Kickboxing Fitness Class (19+) $12/drop-in
Women only. Use full-body cross-training techniques inspired by martial arts to enhance any level of fitness through a combination of strength, cardio, and flexibility training. No experience necessary. No class Feb 13.
Mo Fr | Jan 9-30 | 7:45-8:45pm | $70/7 sess | 85031 | 19+ | Room B Cancelled
Mo Fr | Feb 3-27 | 7:45-8:45pm | $70/7 sess | 85032 | 19+ | Room B
Mo Fr | Mar 3-31 | 7:45-8:45pm | $70/9 sess | 85033 | 19+ | Room B
Instructor: Hamid Tarighatbin

Self-defense & Street Safety Workshop (8+)
Streetproof and bullyproof yourself and family. This popular self-defence workshop (as seen on TV’s Urban Rush) includes demos, interactions, and theory. Learn how not to be chosen as a victim, practical self-defense moves, the best release and escape, and much more. Instructors are both male and female.
Su | Jan 22 | 2:30-4:30pm | $30/1 sess | 85013 | 8+ | Room B Cancelled
Su | Mar 26 | 2:30-4:30pm | $30/1 sess | 85012 | 8+ | Room B
Instructor: Hit & Run Self-Defense


 

Sports

Adult Gym Sports Registration
For adult sports we will no longer offer a pre-paid system. If you’d like a guaranteed spot, you must register for the Drop-in waitlist rules apply. Waitlist opens at 10:30am on the day of the class. Call 604-713-1800 press 1 to put your name on it. Only one persons name per phone call. Do not leave a voice message. Speak to a cashier directly. You are not guaranteed to get a spot if you are on the waitlist.
10-Visit pass After-hours
A 10-visit pass is mandatory for after-hours (after 10pm Mo-Fr, after 5pm Su) adult gym drop-in programs.
Adult Gym Sports Drop-in
All drop-in participants for Adult Gym Sports are required to have a Park Board OneCard to participate. Signing up for the OneCard is free. Please see our front desk to get yours today. There is no registration during drop-in sign up.
Soccer Supervision
To ensure fair play, safety and consistency, games will be supervised and teams will be assigned by the gym supervisor.

 

Badminton (19+)                $5.50/Drop-in

All levels welcome. Four courts and equipment available. Drop-ins available if class is not full. All players must check in by 10 minutes after start time or lose their spot. No class Feb 13.
Mo | Jan 9-Mar 27 | 8-9:45pm | $61/11 sess | 84952 | 19+ | Gym
Th | Jan 5-Mar 30 | 6-7:45pm | $72/13 sess | 84953 | 19+ | Gym

Ball Hockey: Recreation (19+) $5.50/Drop-in
Enjoy a fast-paced workout while honing your hockey skills. Games are co-ed, non-contact, and friendly. Drop-ins available if class is not full. All players must check in by 10 minutes after start time or lose their spot. No class Feb 5, 19.
Su | Jan 8-Mar 26 | 3-4:45pm | $55/10 sess | 84956 | 19+ | Gym

Ball Hockey: Recreation – Goalie (19+)
Enjoy a fast-paced workout while honing your hockey skills. Games are co-ed, non-contact, competitive, and friendly. All players must check in by 10 minutes after start time or lose their spot. No class Feb 5, 19.
Su | Jan 8-Mar 26 | 3-4:45pm | Free/10 sess | 84958 | 19+ | Gym

Ball Hockey: Advanced (19+) 10-visit Pass
Enjoy a fast-paced workout while honing your hockey skills. Games are co-ed, non-contact, competitive, and friendly. Drop-ins available if class is not full. All players must check in by 10 minutes after start time or lose their spot. A 10-visit pass is mandatory for after-hours (after 10pm Mo-Fr, after 5pm Su) adult gym drop-in programs. No class Feb 13.
Mo | Jan 9-Mar 27 | 10-11:45pm | $61/11 sess | 84954 | 19+ | Gym

Ball Hockey: Advanced – Goalie (19+)
Enjoy a fast-paced workout while honing your hockey skills. Games are co-ed, non-contact, competitive, and friendly. All players must check in by 10 minutes after start time or lose their spot. No class Feb 13.
Mo | Jan 9-Mar 27 | 10-11:45pm | Free/11 sess | 84955 | 19+ | Gym

Basketball: Recreation (19+) $5.50/Drop-in
Full court basketball. Play 11-minute games with three 6-person teams. Play two games then sit one out. Come get your sweat on! Drop-ins available if class is not full. All players must check in by 10 minutes after start time or lose their spot.
Tu | Jan 10-Mar 28 | 6-7:45pm | $66/12 sess | 84961 | 19+ | Gym
Th | Jan 12-Mar 30 | 8-9:45pm | $66/12 sess | 84962 | 19+ | Gym

Indoor Soccer: Recreation (19+) $5.50/Drop-in
For players who want to improve their skills and have fun in a non-competitive environment. Drop-ins available if class is not full. All players must check in by 10 minutes after start time or lose their spot. No class Feb 5, 19.
Su | Jan 8-Mar 26 | 1-2:45pm | $55/10 sess | 84985 | 19+ | Gym
Tu | Jan 10-Mar 28 | 8-9:45pm | $66/12 sess | 84986 | 19+ | Gym

Indoor Soccer: Intermediate (19+) 10-visit Pass
For intermediate to advanced players who want a challenging game. First priority for play is given to those who are registered. Drop-ins available if class is not full. All players must check in by 10 minutes after start time or lose their spot. A 10-visit pass is mandatory for after-hours (after 10pm Mo-Fr, after 5pm Su) adult gym drop-in programs.
Th | Jan 12-Mar 30 | 10-11:45pm | $66/12 sess | 84984 | 19+ | Gym

Volleyball Assessment
To ensure the consistency of play and safety for all participants, a skill evaluation will be required for both registered and drop-in players attending the intermediate and competitive sessions by the gym supervisor who reserves the right to recommend appropriate players to a different level.

Volleyball: Recreation (19+) 5.50/drop-in
For players of all levels who want to have fun in a non-competitive and friendly environment. Drop-ins available if class is not full. All players must check in by 10 minutes after start time or lose their spot. No class Feb 5, 19.
We | Jan 11-Mar 29 | 6-7:45pm | $66/12 sess | 85023 | 19+ | Gym

Volleyball: Recreation (19+) 10-visit Pass
First priority for play is given to those who are registered. Drop-ins available if class is not full. All players must check in by 10 minutes after start time or lose their spot. A 10-visit pass is mandatory for after-hours (after 10pm Mo-Fr, after 5pm Su) adult gym drop-in programs.
Su | Jan 8-Mar 26 | 5-6:45pm | $55/10 sess | 85024 | 19+ | Gym

Volleyball: Intermediate (19+) 10-visit Pass
For players who have a solid volleyball foundation and are able to pass, set, serve, spike, and block with proficiency. First priority for play is given to those who are registered. Drop-ins available if class is not full. All players must check in by 10 minutes after start time or lose their spot. A 10-visit pass is mandatory for after-hours (after 10pm Mo-Fr, after 5pm Su) adult gym drop-in programs. No class Feb 5, 19.
Su | Jan 8-Mar 26 | 7-8:45pm | $55/10 sess | 85022 | 19+ | Gym

Volleyball: Competitive (19+) $5.50/drop-in
For players who have a solid volleyball foundation and are able to pass, set, serve, spike, and block with proficiency. Volleyball systems of play should come as a second nature. You will be assessed to be sure that you are competitive in this advanced environment. Drop-ins available if class is not full. All players must check in by 10 minutes after start time or lose their spot.
We | Jan 11-Mar 29 | 8-9:45pm | $66/12 sess | 85021 | 19+ | Gym

Volleyball Clinic: All Levels (19+)    
Work on the fundamentals of passing, setting, serving, spiking and blocking. Learn advanced skills, including how to put spin on a ball, how to read players and anticipate on the court, how to time a set, and much more. No class Feb 13.
Mo | Jan 9-Feb 20 | 6-7:30pm | $135/6 sess | 85025 | 19+ | Gym
Instructor: DJTN Solutions

Volleyball Clinic: Intermediate/Advanced LeveL (19+)
Work on advanced skills, including how to put spin on a ball, how to read players and anticipate on the court, how to time a set, and much more. Also learn fundamentals of strategy and communication.
Mo | Feb 27-Apr 3 | 6-7:30pm | $135/6 sess | 85026 | 19+ | Gym
Instructor: DJTN Solutions

Pickleball: Beginner (30+) $3.75/drop-in
Learn how to play pickleball, a fun and easy-to-learn game played on a badminton court with a lowered net, a whiffle ball, and large hand-held paddles. Two out of the four courts will be reserved for beginner pickleball players. Drop-ins are welcome if the class is not full.
Fr | Jan 13-Mar 31 | 1:15-3:15pm | $45.50/12 sess | 92290 | 30+ | Gym
Instructor: RH Volunteer

 


 

ROUNDHOUSE ADULT SPORTS CODE OF CONDUCT

Be a good sport
no excessive arguing or complaining
Control your temper
no yelling, ridiculing or criticizing another player or staff member
Be respectful
no foul language, no touching another player or staff member
(Exception: incidental sport contact)
Play fair
no aggressive or dirty play
Govern yourself
fouls called on you by the opposing team must be respected