Britannia Events Calendar
Britannia Library Monthly Events: September
Britannia Teen Centre: September
Note: Annual Pool Maintenance Closure - Sept 1-28
Promoting the Health of Youth
Healthy Nutrition, Positive Body Image, and Active Living
The event's agenda include:
- A keynote presentation by Dr. Bryn Austin, the Iris Litt Visiting Professor from Harvard, on promoting healthy body image and satisfaction among teens
- Arlene Cristal, Director of the Shapedown Program at BC Children's Hospital - an effective family-based program for the promotion of healthy nutrition and active living
- Ian Marcuse on healthy nutrition for children and teens in low income communities
- Trevor Stokes on promoting physical activity among youth in the Community
- A panel of Youth Workers sponsored by Vancouver Parks and Recreation
- A special and exciting participatory Theatre presentation with David Diamond's Theatre for the Living
This event is sponsored by: Britannia Community Services Centre Society, BC Children's Hospital's Division of Adolescent Health and Medicine, Department of Psychology and RICHER (Responsive Intersectoral Children's Health, Education and Research), RAYCAM Community Centre, NICCSS (Network of InnerCity Community Services Society), and Vancouver Parks and Recreation. The Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine has provided support for the Iris Litt Visiting Professorship.
Refreshments will be available after the event.
FREE, please pre-register. online or call 604.718.5800.
- Sep 2, 2018 12:00 pm - Sep 2, 2018 5:00 pmLocation: Napier Greenway
- Sep 2, 2018 12:00 pm - Sep 2, 2018 5:00 pmLocation: Gym D & BreezewayEnjoy a taste of Latin America in East Van!
- Sep 5, 2018 6:30 pm - Sep 5, 2018 8:30 pmLocation: Britannia Art GalleryAugust Exhibition runs Sep 5-28
"Everyday Something Falls" by Kelly Haydon
"The Port and Beyond" by Judith Fairwood
- Sep 9, 2018 6:00 pm - Sep 9, 2018 9:00 pmLocation: 55+ CentreThe Britannia Great Movies Series happens every Sunday evening from 6-9pm in the 55+ Centre. All our welcome to come and enjoy a movie and free popcorn!
- Sep 12, 2018 7:00 pm - Sep 12, 2018Location: Britannia Art GalleryArtist talk with Kelly Haydon
September Exhibition runs Sep 5-28
- Sep 13, 2018 6:00 pm - Sep 13, 2018 8:00 pmLocation: šx?q?el?w?n ct Carving Centre