Fall is officially here! Time to get moving in that crisp Autumn air with UBC Recreation.
Here’s what’s coming up next month that you need to know about!
Fall is officially here! Time to get moving in that crisp Autumn air with UBC Recreation. Here’s what’s coming up next month!
Register for Pro-D Day Camps
Not sure what your child should do with their Pro-D day? This month, we offer morning, afternoon, and full-day camp options for kids ages 8-18 on November 7, 10, and 14 . Whether it’s a full day of baseball, a morning of swimming or ice skating, or an afternoon of fossil finding at the Pacific Museum of Earth, your child will have a blast at UBC Camps!
Step it Up
With the leaves changing colour and fall in the air, now is the perfect time to experience UBC’s breathtaking views on one of our guided walks! Step it Up is hosting a Pumpkins and Puppies walk November 16that 12pm – we are four-legged-friend friendly! (dogs are welcome, but not required!) Bring your puppy out for a walk and embrace autumn with some pumpkin-themed refreshments afterwards! Did we mention it’s free? Check out everything Step it Up has to offer.
UBC Game Plan – Join the conversation by Sunday!
To meet a growing need for recreational and fitness space on campus and to address aging athletics facilities, like War Memorial Gym and Thunderbird Stadium, UBC is developing a long-range facilities strategy.
From October 3 – 23, UBC is seeking feedback from the the entire UBC community on a series of proposed options that will guide future investments in recreation and athletics facilities on the Vancouver campus. Join the conversation.
Lace Up For Kids
Join us to lace up, skate, and celebrate at the 9th annual Lace Up for Kids! Help us support BC Children’s Hospital Foundation, as funds raised from this year’s event will support rare disease research. This festival-style event includes all kinds of fun activities for the whole family like face-painting, games, inflatables and so much more! See you at the Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sport Centre on November 24!
On Saturday, Nov 12 the Canucks will join with UBC Thunderbirds men’s and women’s hockey teams up for a fun, fundraising event which includes a trio of features:
Canucks open practice at Thunderbird Arena
Canucks and UBC Thunderbirds Hockey shootout challenge
Voucher to one of four future Canucks games at Rogers Arena
Nov 17 – Arizona Coyotes
Nov 29 – Minnesota Wild
Jan 2 – Colorado Avalanche
Jan 4 – Arizona Coyotes
Information regarding Canucks ticket redemption will be sent out to all ticket purchasers via email.
By purchasing a ticket, you will help us raise important funds for the UBC Thunderbirds varsity hockey programs, and you will also receive a ticket to a Vancouver Canucks game this season!
Tickets start at $35 plus fees for UBC students and $45 plus fees for UBC alumni, staff, faculty, and community.