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Jan 29, 2019 Return to Headlines

Discover Family Day Fun in Your Community

by Sarah Rossi |

COQUITLAM, B.C., ​Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019You won’t have to travel far to find a slew of great activities to celebrate Family Day during the long weekend.

The City of Coquitlam will be hosting a number of drop-in activities, including skating, swimming, yoga and fitness classes for all ages and abilities, starting on Friday, Feb. 15 and running through to Monday, Feb. 18.

See below for what’s on the schedule:

Pro-D Day Toonie Skate (All Ages)
Friday, Feb. 15, 12:45 – 2 p.m. and 2:15 – 315 p.m.
Poirier Sport & Leisure Complex
Enjoy a skate for $2, rental equipment included.

Family Day at Summit (All Ages)
Friday, Feb. 15, 1 – 3 p.m.
Summit Community Centre
A day at the circus, including juggling and circus workshops, a bouncy castle, family Zumba®, popcorn and crafts appropriate for all ages. Free.

Park Spark Family Day (All Ages)
Saturday. Feb. 16, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Town Centre Park, near the south entrance to Percy Perry Stadium
Activities include seed swap, gardening tips, apple tasting and a pop-up library. Free

Family Open Gym (All Ages)
Saturday, Feb. 16, 1 – 3 p.m.
Centennial Activity Centre
Meet other families while playing soccer, basketball and other games. Equipment provided. Free.

Family Sports Drop-ins (All Ages)
Saturday, Feb. 16, 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. (badminton)
Sunday, Feb. 17, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. (basketball)
Pinetree Community Centre
Free

Family Day Yoga (7 yrs +)
Sunday, Feb. 17, 10 a.m. – 11 a.m. 
Smiling Creek Activity Centre
Spend an hour in mindful meditation while learning yoga poses for the whole family. Free.

Family Day at Pinetree (All Ages)
Sunday, Feb. 17, 1 – 3 p.m.
Pinetree Community Centre
A day of fun, including a bouncy castle, popcorn and gym games appropriate for all ages. Free.

Family Day Yoga (7 yrs +)
Sunday, Feb. 17, 3 – 4 p.m.
Poirier Sport & Leisure Complex 
Spend an hour in mindful meditation while learning yoga poses for the whole family.  Free.

Family Fun Day (All Ages)
Monday, Feb. 18, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Poirier Community Centre
Celebrate Family Day with entertainment, games and a variety of activities to be enjoyed by the whole family. Free.

Family Day Toonie Skate (All Ages)
Monday, Feb. 18, 12 – 1:30 p.m., 1:45 – 3 p.m. and 6 – 8 p.m. 
Poirier Sport & Leisure Complex 
Spend Family Day skating for a great price. Admission is $2/person and includes rentals equipment.

Family Day Swim (All Ages)
Monday, Feb. 18, 1 – 3 p.m.
City Centre Aquatic Complex
Spend your day off at the pool with the family and enjoy the slide, rope swing and diving boards. $3/person.

Family Day Swim (All Ages)
Monday, Feb. 18, 1 – 3 p.m.
Poirier Sport & Leisure Complex 
Spend your day off at the pool with the family and enjoy the slide, rope swing and diving boards. $3/person

Stick, Ring & Puck (13 yrs +)
Monday, Feb. 18, 3:15 – 4:15 p.m.
Poirier Sport & Leisure Complex 
Regular Admission

Stick, Ring & Puck (12 & Under)
Monday, Feb. 18, 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.
Poirier Sport & Leisure Complex 
Regular Admission

Adult Drop-in Hockey (18 yrs +)
Monday, Feb. 18, 8:30 – 9:45 p.m.
Poirier Sport & Leisure Complex 
Regular Admission

Media contact:

Debbie Clavelle
Community Recreation Manager
Parks, Recreation and Culture
604-927-6966
dclavelle@coquitlam.ca