As many of you already know, at our recent AGM I announced that at the end of December I will be leaving JKC. I am now ready to look toward my own future and to experience some of the options that more free time may present. Over the last 19 plus years I have felt honoured and privileged to be a part of such a wonderful organization. Working with this community of families, children and staff has both challenged and rewarded me in so many ways. I leave JKC with a sense of gratitude and accomplishment but also with apprehension…

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Free screening of “Cars 3” for JKC families!

Walt Disney Studios is offering an advance screening coming up for Disney/Pixar’s Cars 3 to the families of Jericho Kids’ Club! Blindsided by a new generation of blazing-fast racers, the legendary Lightning McQueen (voice of Owen Wilson) is suddenly pushed out of the sport he loves. To get back in the game, he will need the help of an eager young race technician, Cruz Ramirez (voice of Cristela Alonzo), with her own plan to win, plus inspiration from the late Fabulous Hudson Hornet and a few unexpected turns. Proving that #95 isn’t through yet will test the heart of a champion on…

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Join us for our AGM on Monday, June 19th!

We invite our current members to our 2017 Annual General Meeting and presentation on “Weapons and Gun Play.” Date: Monday, June 19th, 2017 Time: 6:30pm – 8:00pm Location: Bayview Community School Lunchroom Join us for an evening of lovely conversation with fellow parents, board members and staff and enjoy informative presentations while appetizing a savoury light dinner. Child care will be provided! Please see the fabulous agenda and access your RSVP form HERE or from your child’s program coordinator. You can also email us at!

September 2017 RE-Registration Begins Monday, May 1st!

Just when you thought your child care paperwork was at a stand still… September 2017 current member RE-registration begins on Monday, May 1st and will be open for only two weeks! Closing date is May 12th. As per norm, spaces are competitive and in high demand. Your diligence in submitting your RE-registrations will not only be given the most upmost appreciation but it will also secure your child(ren)’s space(s) in our 2017 program. Late RE-registration submissions will be treated on a case-by-case basis (dependent on the reason) as to whether your space request can be fully honoured (or a portion thereof).  Unclaimed spots will be offered to our wait…

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SUMMER “EARLY BIRD” 2017 Registration Now Open

Hello Parents, Today is the first day of “Early Bird” registration for our Summer 2017 program. The discounted rates and early registration window will only be available to currently registered members (meaning those with a regular registration – drop-in members don’t qualify) for the next two weeks. General registration will open April 24th, and all spots, regardless of membership status, will be at full rates and open to the public. Due to technical difficulties, only paper copies will be available in the program today. Hopefully we can get the forms and calendars on the website today or tomorrow, but in…

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2017 Spring Break Heads Up

Hello Parents, Spring Break registration will open to currently registered members beginning Monday, February 6th. Rates are $195/week for everyone with three-days-per-week monthly registrations or greater. For those families with lesser registrations (e.g. one day, two day, morning only), the full rate may apply ($265). For families not currently registered with us, registration will begin February 20th. Registration are limited. Please ensure you get your forms and payment in as soon as possible. Forms will be on the website this weekend, and in the program by Monday. See you soon! Beau

Health Bulletin to All Parents

Hello Parents, Please find below the letter circulating to all GG families. The school, along with VCH (Coastal Health) has recognized an outbreak of Norovirus/Flu-like illness at GG. While our other schools have yet to reach the same level, we are hearing reports of many cases within Bayview and Southlands, as well as many of our staff taking ill over the last week. It’s important to remember a couple of things in these situations- One, that if children are away from school due to illness, they are not permitted to attend JKC that same day. And two, please observe the 48…

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Snow Day Policy and Procedure

Hello Parents, As winter approaches, and this “Arctic Outflow” looms, we want to remind everyone that at all JKC centres we follow the VSB’s school closure practices. This means that if your school is closed, then so is JKC. Taken directly form the VSB’s website ( Information about any district-wide closures will be sent to Metro Vancouver radio and television stations. Please check the following stations for school closure information (but do not call them): Radio Television CBC AM 690 radio, 88.1 FM Global BC CKNW AM 980 radio CBC TV News AM 1130 radio CTV BC Fairchild AM 1470…

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Winter Break Registration and Pro-d Day Plans

As you may have noticed, winter break registration has been going for a week now. If you are interested, and you haven’t had a chance to get your form in, please check with your Program Coordinators (Sarah, Cecily, Siobhan, or Kate) for a paper copy, or go to .Spots are currently available, but will be limited, so get those in soon. This pro-d day coming up on December 5th (Monday) has multiple plans for different centres: GG and BV KC and YK are going to Silvercity Riverport to see Moana. BV OK are going swimming at Hillcrest. GG OK are…

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