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YOUTH PROGRAMS UPDATE

The City of Langley has updated its program list and will be running a series of online programs. Please see the sections below for information on each program  

 

As per the March 16th Covid-19 update released by the City of Langley, Timms CommunityCenter will be closed until further notice.  As such all in person youth programs will not be running until further notice. Please check back for regular updates on youth programming.

 

LANGLEY YOUTH WEEK UPDATE

Due to concerns surrounding Covid-19 all youth week events and programs have been cancelled. 

 

For more information regarding our drop-in youth programming contact our Youth Recreation Leader @ 604.514.2999 or email: youth@langleycity.ca

 

Online/Distance Youth Programs

Due to the cancellation of in person youth programs due to Covid-19, The City of Langley will start running multiple online programs and activities for all youth! These activities and programs are free of charge for any youth to join! Please see each program section below for more information. 

All program and updates will be run with Instagram. Be sure to follow us @langleycityYouth to take part in programs and for updates! 

Monthly Youth Program Calendar

This Calendar gives a list of each online program running in May and what the feature activities are! A downloadable and printable copy is available HERE

Weekly Instagram Challenges!

Check our Instagram page every Monday in May for the weekly challenge! Challenges range from building forts to cooking meals with whats in your fridge. Every Friday a winner will be chosen by Youth staff and will win a $15 Amazon gift card! Just make a post of yourself completing the challenge with the hashtag #langleycityyouth and you will be enteres to win! 

Be extra sure to check in on May 4th for the special youth week challenge which has a prize of a $50 amazon gift card! 

Challenges are posted at 3:00pm each Monday and winners announced at 3:00pm each Friday 

Follow us on Instagram @langleycityyouth

Online Teen Time

Hang out like never before! The City of Langley is taking Teen Time Online! 

Log in every Tuesday and Thursday and join Langley youth workers in hanging out, playing online games, making art online and generally having fun while staying home! FREE for all youth! 

Tuesdays and Thursdays 
 3pm-4:30pm

To join Online Teen Time, follow these steps: 

1. Download the Zoom app or go online with your computer

2. Find us on instagram @langleycityyouth

3. Message us on Instagram at 1:45 for the zoom Meeting ID and password. 

4. Enter the ID and password and join the meeting! 

 

Some ways to prepare for Online Teen Time are: 

1. create an account on https://www.pogo.com/games/monopolyclassic?sl=2&gamekey=monopolyclassic for online monopoly

2. Go to https://www.agame.com/ where we will be playing connect 4 and other games 

3. Download the Uno app and create an account to play with friends

4. Get a pen and paper for writing activities! 

Wellness Wednesdays

Every Wednesday is Wellness Wednesday! Tune in to Instagram Live as Youth staff lead you through various activities to destress and improve your mental wellness! Topic include breathing exercises, sleeping tips, writing activities and more! 

Check our Instagram page at 3:00pm every Wednesday and join the live session to follow along! 

Follow us on instagram: @langleycityyouth

Active Fridays

Get active and moving every Friday! Being at home doesn't mean you can't move around! Join Langley Youth Staff on Instagram live as they giv eyou tips on being active and lead you through easy and helpful home workouts! Work on your lower body, upper body, core and stretches! 

Check our Instagram page at 3:00pm every Friday and join the live session to follow along! 

Follow us on instagram: @langleycityyouth

Summer Youth Drop in Programs

COVID-19 UPDATE

As of March 13th 2020 all in person youth programs including summer programs are cancelled until further notice. 

Summer Drop In Programs

Check out our special summer drop in programs! All drop in programs are free with a valid Games and Track Pass ($10 per year). This includes Summer Swim, Outsiders and City Explorers. The Youth Adventure Club is a registered program with a charge of $30 per trip. 

Join us for swims, outdoor spots, exploring Langley City and for trips around the lower mainland to hike and have fun! See below for more information on each specific program.

Summer Swim

FREE Drop-In with a valid Games & Track Pass ($10.00/year)

 

Cool off and escape the summer heat at Al Anderson Pool! Walk over with Timms staff and go for a swim, play some water games and have some fun! 

Tuesdays
1:00pm-4:00pm 
July 7th-August 25th 
Meet at Timms Communty Centre - 20399 Douglas Crescent
Group will walk over to Al Anderson Memorial Pool

Open to youth grades 6-12 

Outsiders

FREE Drop-In with a valid Games & Track Pass ($10.00/year)

 

Enjoy some fun in the sun! Meet up with Timms youth staff and head over to Douglas park to play various sports and games outside! Soccer, hockey, basketball, capture the flag and more are all part of the plan. 

Thursdays
1:00pm-4:00pm
July 2nd - August 27th 
Meet at Timms Community Centre - 20399 Doulgas Crescent 
Group will walk over to Douglas Park or City Park depending on the activity 

Open to youth grades 6-12

City Explorers

FREE Drop-In with a valid Games & Track Pass ($10.00/year)

 

If you have ever wondered what there is to do in Langley and how to get there, this is the program for you! City explorers will travel around Langley and explore its parks, activities, food and services! We will explore Langley's parks, attractions such as climbing and lazer tag, food on Fraser highway and youth services such as the Langley Youth Hub! You don't have to travel to have fun when you can do it in your own city! 

 

Fridays 
1:00pm-4:00pm
July 3rd - August 28th 
Meet at Timms Community Centre - 20399 Douglas Crescent 
Group will walk or transit to various attractions and activities each week - Bus Passes can be provided when needed

Open to youth grades 6-12 

Youth Adventure Club (YAC)

Time to get out of town and see the sights around the Lower Mainland. The Youth Adventure Club offers supervised low-cost outings for Youth to experience the outdoors in a safe, fun and social manner. All trips include the cost of supervision, equipment and transportation. Pick-up and Drop-off at Timms Community Centre. Please dress for the outdoors and activity, pack a lunch, snacks, water and sunscreen.

 

Wednesdays
12:00pm-6:00pm
Meet at Timms Community Centre - 20399 Douglas Crescent 
Transportation is provided in the form of a rented van driven by Timms Staff
$30 per trip 
To register call Timms Community Centre at 604-514-2940 or click on the trip registration code sign up online

 

This is a registered program. You must register for each trip individually. Youth that do not have signed waiver will not be permitted to join the trip
Please see below for trip descriptions, trip registration code and waivers for each trip. To find Waivers please click on the blue links to download a copy. Registration opens May 1st 2020 

Deer Lake Kayaking
July 8th 
Registraion code: 16793

Waiver
Deer Lake Kayak Waiver 

located in Burnaby, this small lake has an abundance of wildlife to see! All equipment and safety vests provided.

 

Allouette Lake Hike
July 15th 
Registration code: 16796

Waiver

Located in Maple Ridge, Alouette Lake has scenic trails and waterfalls as well as designated swimming areas.

 

Mini Golf
July 22nd 
Registration Code: 16797

Waiver

Enjoy the outdoors playing 18 holes at Hi-Knoll Mini Golf!

 

Crystal Falls Hike 
July 29th 
Registration Code: 16937

Waiver

Located in Coquitlam, Crystal Falls has an easy hike trail to a scenic waterfall.

 

Admiralty Point Hike 
August 5th 
Registration Code: 16799

Waiver

Located in Belcarra Regional Park, Admiralty Point offers a short hike with spectacular views of Deep cove and Burnaby mountains.

 

Project Climbing
August 12th 
Registration Code: 16800

Waiver
Project Climbing Waiver

Indoor Rock Climbing at the newest climbing gym in the Lower Mainland. This 8000 sqft facility in Cloverdale is perfect for all levels of abilities. All equipment included

 

Buntzen Lake 
August 19th 
Registration Code: 16801

Waiver

Enjoy a scenic hike and refreshing swim in this recreational park with a floating bridge and beach area.

 

Apex Adventure Plex
August 26th 
Registration Code: 16805

Waiver
Apex Adventure Plex Waiver

Apex Adventure Plex- Canada's largest adventuretainment park located in Richmond. Includes Trampoline park, Bubble soccer, Parkour course, Rock Clilmbing and a Ninja Warrior course

In person Youth Drop in programs

COVID-19 UPDATE

Due to health and safety concerns,  all in person youth programs including summer programs are cancelled until further notice. 

Youth Night

 

CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

 

FREE with a valid Games & Track Pass ($10.00/year)
 
YOUTH ONLY! The Timms games room is closed to the public and give the youth an opportunity to come and hang out with their friends for the night! Come join in our games, tournaments, group cooking and dinners, crafts, and much more! Or just come in and play some pool or video games with your buddies!
 
Every Saturday
7:00pm - 10:00pm @ Timms Community Centre - 20399 Douglas Crescent 
Open to youth grades 6-12

 

Teen Time

CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

 

 

FREE Drop-In with a valid Games & Track Pass ($10.00/year)
 
Enjoy making crafts, cooking, baking, playing games, chatting, dancing, sports, eating too much candy, getting really hyper, and having a sugar crash later in the evening! Grab your best friends and check it out.

Thursdays 
6:30pm - 8:00pm  @ Timms Community Centre - 20399 Douglas Crescent
Open to youth grades 6-12.

 

Free Drop-In Basketball

CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

 

FREE Basketball Drop-In with a valid Games & Track Pass ($10.00/year). Play pickup, shoot around, or just hang out and have a good time!

Tuesdays 

5:30pm - 7:00 pm
Open to youth grades 6-12 @ Timms Community Centre - 20399 Douglas Crescent

Free Drop-In Open Gym

CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

 

FREE Open Gym Drop-In with a valid Games & Track Pass ($10.00/year). Drop-in for some recreational fun. No experience required, just a positive attitude and some sneakers!

Fridays
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Open to youth grades 6-12 @ Timms Community Centre - 20399 Douglas Crescent

 

 

After 3

CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

 

Attention H.D. Stafford Middle School Students! Come check out our FREE After 3 program that happens each week AT YOUR SCHOOL! We offer something for everyone -- games, sports, cooking, crafts, and sometimes, just getting crazy and noisy.

Starting Thursday January 16 2020! 

Thursday's (Please note that the program has changed from Wednesday's to Thursday's) 

3:00pm - 4:30pm @ HD Stafford Middle School in the Community Room (Room 134)
Open to all HDS students in grade 6-8.

Registered Programs

SPRING 2020 Registration has been suspended until further notice.

Online Registration

 

Babysitter Training (11-16yrs)

BABYSITTER TRAINING (12-17yrs)- COED

Developed by the Canadian Safety Council, this course teaches the most up to date information concerning childcare and safety.  Course content includes:  basic first-aid, emergency procedures, safety, nutrition and responsibilities.  Learn tons of fun games and activities making you the most popular babysitter on the block!  Price includes manual and certificate (upon completion of the program).          

#16882   Tuesday - Friday    1:00pm - 3:30pm     July 7 - July 10     4/$80 +gst      

 

Teen Pump (13-16yrs)

Teen Pump (13-16yrs)

Learn the safe and effective techniques in Weight Training for teens.  With proper guidance, youth will learn how to build strength, define their muscles and prevent injuries while using a variety of strength and cardio equipment.  Each participant will receive an individualized training plan based on their individual goals.  Youth who successfully complete the Teen Pump program will be permitted into the Timms Community Centre Weight Room without adult supervision.        

#16742    Tuesdays    2:30pm - 4:00pm     July 7 - July 14    3/$54      Register online

Yoga & Pilates (14+yrs)

HATHA YOGA-INTRO (14+ yrs)

Hatha Yoga focuses on a healthy mind-body connection.  Learn how to control your breathing to improve oxygenation of the body and alleviate stress.  Practice various body positions (Asanas) designed to improve health and overall wellness. Introductory program is for beginners and anyone familiar with Yoga but enjoys the slower pace of an introductory class.

Wednesdays     5:30pm - 6:30pm    TCC -MPR 3       Instructor: Lisa
 
#16640    July 8 - July 29                4/$28 +gst
#17366    August  5 - August 26     4/$28 +gst

 

 

PILATES (14+yrs)

Intermediate classes are designed for those with previous yoga experience.  Challenge yourself to learn more advanced poses and breathing techniques while improving your mental and physical stamina.  Drop-ins welcome if space permits $10/visit

Thursdays  6:45pm - 7:45pm    TCC- MPR 3    Instructor:  Lisa
  
#16644   July 9 - July 30              4/$28 +gst     
#17369   August 6 - August 29    4/$28 +gst

 

Contact Timms Community Centre Reception for more information and registration: 604.514.2940

Langley City Youth Services Guide
Langley City Youth Services Guide

Langley City has many organization that offer various services to youth. Services include employment, counselling, housing, food security and more! The City has Collected a list of service agencies and programs that they offer for youth. This list is updated each month. 

 

Please click on the highlighted text below to view and download a copy of the guide 

Langley City Youth Services Guide

If you have any questions regarding youth services please contact our Youth Programmer, Taran Kingsbury at tkingsbury@langleycity.ca or by telephone at 604-514-2999