MACC is operated as a satellite facility to the Sunset Community Centre. As such we share programming and the support of the Sunset Community Association.
If you would like to run programs at Moberly Arts and Cultural Centre, please fill out this Program Proposal Form (PDF 102kb), and send it to the programmer at firstname.lastname@example.org
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KISMAT BHANGRA DANCE (4-13 yrs)
Bhangra is an excellent way for kids and teens to learn movement, rhythm, dance and culture. This class gives students an opportunity to participate in a fun and exciting learning environment that not only helps with their exercise and physical activity, but also contributes to an enriching cultural experience, regardless of their background. Children can embody the true art form of Bhangra through a fusion of music and self-expression that will lead to high spirits and continual involvement in a growing community. No experience necessary. There will be a recital at the end of the class.
Tues | Sep 10-Dec 3 | 4:00 PM-4:45 PM
243950 | $80/12 sessions
Tues | Sep 10-Dec 3 | 5:00 PM-5:45 PM
243951 | $80/12 sessions
Belly Dance Performance Class (16+ yrs)
Improvisation and choreography, two essential skills for bellydancers. Join Dinah to learn new choreographies, develop your personal improvisation style, and explore ways to adapt both approaches to solo and group dances. Previous bellydance experience is required. No class Apr 22 and May 20.
Mon | Sep 9-Dec 2 | 7:30 PM-8:45 PM
236129 | $80.38/12 sessions
POLYMER DANCE Intermediate/Advanced (16+ yrs)
Polymer Dance is a contemporary dance class and improvisation ensemble for non-professional dancers over the age of 16 with at least three years dance experience. If you are a dancer looking for formal training with professional-level teachers and love to improvise and perform, Polymer Dance is for you! For more information, contact email@example.com. drop-in available at $18/session.
Tue | Sep 17-Dec 10 | 7:00 PM-9:00 PM
236136 | $206.95/13 sessions
BHANGRA CARDIO (18+ yrs)
Bhangra Cardio has become a fun and popular way to get in shape, while learning Bhangra, a folk dance style from the northern Indian state of Punjab. In Bhangra Cardio, students can expect increased muscle tone and flexibility, increased lung powers and weight loss.
Tues | Sep 10-Dec 3 | 6:00 PM-6:45 PM
243952 | $80/12 sessions
ARTS & HEALTH: Healthy Aging Through Arts (50+ yrs)
An arts initiative located at Moberly Arts and Cultural Centre where Moberly senior dancers, together with a professional dance artist, Anna Kraulis and Olivia Davis, explore cultural traditions, personal history and movement through improvisation and dance. Please sign up in-person on the first day at Moberly Arts and Cultural Centre. For further information or visit www.artsandhealth.ca
Thu | Oct 10-Dec 12 | 10:30 AM-11:30 AM
236128 | FREE
MOVE, GROOVE AND IMPROVE (50+ yrs)
South Vancouver Neighbourhood House
Move, Groove, and Improve is a program focused on active aging and well-being. Participants will engage in physical activities, such as chair yoga and go on trips to community hubs to increase social connections. Instruction is in Punjabi. To register, please call South Vancouver Neighbourhood House at 604-324-6212.
Tue & Wed | Sep 10-Dec 4 | 10:30 AM-11:30 AM
236135 | FREE
SHAOLIN KUNG FU (16+ yrs)
Looking for an after-work or, after-school workout with an ancient twist? Come and learn Shaolin style martial arts from instructor Matthias Klenk, a martial artist with over 10 years of experience.
Mon | Sep 9-Dec 2 | 6:00 PM-7:15 PM
236137 | FREE
COMMUNITY SEWING (18+ yrs)
Fabienne Good joins the Moberly Arts & Cultural Centre as an artist in residence, working with the public to create textile based works of art together, using scraps of fabric from all around. Whether you’re new to sewing, or are just looking for a space to work on project together and socialize, this drop in class will be suitable for you. Participants can expect to start small with practical projects and move onto larger projects, like a community made quilt.
Wed | Sep 11-Dec 11 | 11:30 AM-1:30 PM
236131 | FREE
MOBERLY GAMELAN AND WAYANG SHADOW PUPPETS (9+ yrs)
Javanese Gamelan is an Indonesian traditional orchestra ensembles largely consisting of gongs and keyed percussion instruments. This class is suitable for schools? students and everyone who interested to learn and explore Indonesian percussion music and wayang tradition (shadow puppets).
Sun | Sep 15-Dec 1 | 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
240482 | $200/10 sessions
CHILDREN’S TAIKO ENSEMBLE (5-12 yrs)
Basics of taiko drumming geared for children. Rhythm training, team building, confidence growing within a world music context. We will work towards performance on Japanese taiko drums made for children
Sat | Sep 21-Dec 4 | 10:00 AM-10:45 AM
236130 | $375/21 sessions
TAIKO JAPANESE DRUMMING (18+ yrs)
Learn traditional Japanese drumming (Taiko) on real Japanese drums! Get a full body workout with a world music drumming experience, and work towards a performing opportunities. Beginners to drumming are welcome. Drum sticks and drums are provided.
Sat | Sep 21-Dec 7 | 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
236141 | $100/10 sessions
GIRLS ROCK CAMP (8-16 yrs)
Girls Rock Camp Vancouver
Girls Rock Camp Vancouver (GRCV) aims to empower female and non-binary youth through music creation. This session of GRCV’s after school program will focus on different musical genres, from rock, country, punk, pop, hip hop, and more, led by local female musicians, as well as workshops in songwriting and merch making (campers will screenprint their own tshirts). Youth will get hands on experience making music in different musical genres while learning the basics of music creation. No musical experience is necessary! All gear is provided.
Thu | Sep 26-Nov 28 | 3:30 PM-6:30 PM
239553 | $100/9 sessions
FAMILY MEALS PROGRAM
South Vancouver Neighbourhood House
The Family Meals Program is drop in program for parents and caregivers with young children. The program offers parents/caregivers the opportunity to connect with other new parents in the community, share a meal, share experiences and find out more about resources and supports in the community. It also offers children the opportunity to meet, play and socialize with other children. An Early Childhood Educator is present during the program to facilitate story time, games and crafts, sing-a-longs and other age appropriate activities.
Mon | Sep 9-Dec 2 | 11:30 AM-1:00 PM
236133 | FREE
WORKSHOP FOR CAREGIVERS (19+ yrs)
A warm and welcoming circle for caregivers of people with physical or mental disabilities to share their experiences and to learn gentle movement activities that assist with relaxation and self-care.
Sun | Oct 13 | 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
240542 | FREE
MEDICINAL GARDEN STEWARDSHIP with Lori Snyder (12+ yrs)
Come to the Moberly Arts and Cultural Centre to join Indigenous herbalist Lori Snyder in planting, growing and harvesting medicinal herbs in the Moberly Herb Garden. Lori Snyder will plan with participants which herbs to grow, when to harvest them, and when to create new products from them. This bundle ensures that you won’t miss a single opportunity to learn from this incredible gardener. Students should wear warm clothes appropriate for planting. $5 drop in fee available.
Sat | Oct 5, 12 & Nov 9 | 10:30 AM-12:30 PM
239300 | $15/3 sessions
APPLE CIDER TINCTURE WORKSHOP with Lori Snyder (12+ yrs)
Join Lori Snyder at Moberly Arts & Cultural Centre to create an amazing Apple Cider Tincture and learn about all the wonderful benefits of its use!
Mon | Oct 14 | 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
247183 | $5
MAKING BEESWAX SALVE with Lori Snyder (12+ yrs)
In this Lori Snyder workshop, you’ll discover how to make beeswax salves with infused plant oils. It’s quick and easy, and beeswax salves have many different applications, including lip balms, natural skin care, hand salces and salves for wounds/sprains. Gardeners – you can make salves from your garden using a cvariety of plant infused olive oils blended into beeswax!
Mon | Nov 18 | 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
245424 | $5