CEFA Blog

Harlem Globetrotters

January 21, 2015

The world famous Harlem Globetrotters, featuring some of the greatest athletes and entertainers on the planet, will bring their unrivaled family show to the Vancouver Area – Thursday February 12 at the Pacific Coliseum Friday February 13 at the Abbotsford … Read More »

Children’s Art Festival for Family Day February 9

January 14, 2015

Visit the Richmond Cultural Centre, 7700 Minoru Gate, from 10 am to 4 pm The Richmond Cultural Centre will be transformed into a vibrant and colourful festival atmosphere involving fully interactive workshops, activities and performances tailored for children ages 2 … Read More »

CEFA Certification Goes Above and Beyond

January 13, 2015

Do you know what it takes to become a CEFA Certified teacher? According to the Government of British Columbia, Early Childhood Educators are required to have graduated from an ECE Program from a recognized educational institution, completed and submitted an additional … Read More »

Christmas Show 2014 Recap!

January 8, 2015

  CEFA Willowbrook’s first annual Christmas Show was a huge success! Our children performed wonderfully and everyone had a blast at the dance party afterwards. It was such a great event that brainstorming has already begun for next year’s show! If we … Read More »

Beauty and The Beast – Coming Soon!

January 7, 2015

Tale as old as time, true as it can be. Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, the smash hit Broadway musical, is coming to the Queen Elizabeth Theatre February 3 to 8.  Tickets available at: http://www.ticketmaster.ca/venueartist/139293/849724?brand=bac.

Happy Holidays!

December 19, 2014

Hip Hip Hooray it’s Friday! But not just ANY Friday, as today is the last day of school before two weeks of Winter Break. The winter holidays are a great time for families to spend time together, make new memories, and … Read More »

The Peak of Christmas

December 18, 2014

Take the Skyride tram to the top of Grouse Mountain and you’ll discover a winter wonderland. Lace up your skates and glide by the snow-topped trees, take a sleigh ride through the forest, participate in one of the daily crafts … Read More »

A Lesson On Sharing, Benefiting the Vancouver Food Bank

December 15, 2014

It’s official! There are now only 10 days left before Christmas! In addition to all the fun celebrations and Christmas themed projects happening in the classroom, we are also teaching our children that it is important to share and help … Read More »

Bright Lights Christmas Train

December 3, 2014

Every November, Vancouver’s Stanley Park is transformed into an enchanting, glittering landscape with three million holiday lights. Ride the train that chugs along a five-kilometre track through the twinkly forest, tunnels and alongside Beaver Lake. The sounds of carolling can … Read More »

Vancouver Christmas Market

November 26, 2014

Every holiday season this annual German-inspired market takes over the Plaza at Queen Elizabeth Theatre in downtown Vancouver. Bring empty tummies and nosh on schupfnudeln (rolled noodles), baked apples and freshly made waffles topped with whipped cream and cherries. Little … Read More »