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Nature Play & Learn (3 – 5 yrs)

Allow your child to create a lifelong connection with the natural world. Nature will be the thread that ties all parts of this play and exploratory based program together. Children will spend a significant amount of time learning outdoors each class, through all seasons. They will develop vital life skills and competencies, gain confidence and build creativity and respect through independence and new friendships, all in the natural environments of Mundy Park. A small portion of the day will be spent indoors at the Mundy Park Fieldhouse. Child must be three years of age and fully potty trained prior to starting this program. Registration is ongoing. 

Mondays/Wednesdays
Runs until Dec. 11, 2019
9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. 
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Jon us with your child at the Mundy Park Fieldhouse for a free sample lesson.

Saturday, Nov. 30
10 – 11:30 a.m.
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About the Instructor
With more than 25 years’ experience working in nature and the great outdoors, Shelley is enthusiastic about sharing her passion with young learners. Shelley has both a Bachelor of Science in Biology and Forestry and her work experience includes natural history interpretation, hatchery educator, watershed educator and much more. In previous years, she has instructed Baby & Me Hiking, summer nature camps and ​Nature ​Tot programs with the City of Coquitlam. Shelley is excited to help your child connect with nature using their senses while aiding in developing vital life skills, independence and new friendships. 

Play & Learn

Play & Learn (3 – 5 yrs)

A recreation-based preschool program with an emphasis on imaginative play and child-led discovery. We offer a fun and safe environment for participants to learn, grow, develop vital life skills and competencies, and nurture confidence through independence and new friendships. We follow a play-based curriculum that includes a daily physical activity component. Child must be three years old and fully toilet-trained prior to starting this program.

Pinetree Community Centre

Age 3 yrs only | Register Now

  • Mondays/Wednesdays/Fridays, Sept. 16 - Dec. 13 (37 sessions), 9:30 - 11:30 a.m., $431.05

 Age 4 - 5 yrs | Register Now

  • Mondays/Wednesdays/Fridays, Sept. 16 - Dec. 13 (37 sessions), 9:30 - 11:30 a.m., $431.05
  • Tuesdays/Thursdays, Sept. 17 - Dec. 12 (26 sessions), 9:30 - 11:30 a.m., $302.90

Poirier Community Centre

Age 3 - 5 yrs | Register Now

  • Mondays/Wednesdays/Fridays, Sept. 9 - Dec. 20 (43 sessions), 9:15 - 11:15 a.m., $500.95
  • Tuesdays/Thursdays, Sept. 10 - Dec. 19 (30 sessions), 9:15 - 11:15 a.m., $349.50

Play & Learn: Extended Program (3 – 5 yrs)

An extension of the Play & Learn program, kids will explore seasonal themes through hands-on-activities, stories and active play. Open to current Play & Learn participants only. 

Pinetree Community Centre

Age 3 - 5 yrs | Register Now

  • Mondays/Wednesdays/Fridays, Sept. 16 - Dec. 13 (37 sessions), 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., $222.00
  • Tuesdays/Thursdays, Sept. 17 - Dec. 12 (26 sessions), 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., $156.00

​Poirier Community Centre

Age 3 - 5 yrs | Register Now

  • Mondays/Wednesdays/Fridays, Sept. 9 - Dec. 20 (43 sessions), 11:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., $322.50
  • Tuesdays/Thursdays, Sept. 10 - Dec. 19 (30 sessions), 11:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., $225.00

Synchronized SwimmingIntroduction to Synchronized Swimming (5 yrs+)

​Learn fundamental synchronized swimming skills, including sculling, propulsion, eggbeater, breath control, dolphin kick and underwater weight transfer, as well as routine skills like patterns and timing. The program will follow guidelines provided by Canada Artistic Swimming and is offered in partnership with the BC Aquasonics.  Prerequisite: must be comfortable in deep water.

  • Date: Tuesdays, Oct. 1  Dec. 3
  • Time: 7  7:45 p.m.
  • City Centre Aquatic Complex
  • Cost: $75 | Register Now

Homeschool Swimming LessonsHomeschool Swimming Lessons

Homeschoolers are invited to register for daytime swimming lessons at City Centre Aquatic Complex this fall. These lessons are offered mid-day on Fridays, Oct. 4 – Dec. 13 and are ideal for children and youth who are homeschooling or participating in Encompass through School District No. 43. The lessons range from Swim Kids 1  Swim Kids 10. 

Magic Wonder SchoolMagic Wonder School: After School Magic

(8 – 12 yrs)

Join professional magician Paul Albertson for fun and hands-on magic classes! Through the process of learning and performing beginner magic tricks, kids will develop coordination, creativity and communication skills. Includes: take-home magic supplies, a graduation day certificate and a wand. This program is offered in partnership with Magic Wonder School

  • Date: Tuesday, Nov. 5 – Dec. 17, Note: No class Nov. 12
  • Time: 4 – 5:30 p.m.
  • Pinetree Community Centre
  • Cost: $149 | Register Now

Program Guide

Fall + Winter - 2019

2019 Fall / Winter Program Guide

Register now for fall / winter programs (Sept. – Dec.). ​View the guide now, (download) ​or pick up a printed copy ​at one of our recreation facilities