Author: Klahanie Admin

Summer in Klahanie

Now that the pool is open for the season, we’re all finally excited about summer.  With another record-breaking season forecast, remember firstly to protect your family (including your pets) from heat stroke.  One of our long-time sponsors, Healing Paws, would have some excellent advice on how to keep your pets cool! We have no shortage of places within walking distance to cool down.  On a scorching hot day, seeking relief under the forest canopy with a walk along Shoreline Trail is easy, free, and rejuvenating.  Heading along the north side of the inlet, you will soon come to Old Orchard Park and its small beach which usually has an abundance of spots to lay your beach towel down, open a book and enjoy the sounds of the water.  If you choose to wander towards Rocky Point Park, after a quick run through the spray park you could head to Rocky Point Ice Cream, get out onto the water with Rocky Point Kayak, and afterwards, wander along Brewery Row. Of course, there’s our own pool as well!  Despite a slightly late start to the season, our Canoe Club and pool remains highly popular (be sure to access the pool via the change rooms and take note of the pool rules – remember that there isn’t a lifeguard on duty so swim safe and respect your neighbours). Finally, Caffe Divano make a selection of fresh smoothies with real ingredients.  Our local café is...

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Start of Testing and Commissioning in Port Moody

Community Notice Guideway construction in the Port Moody area is complete and crews will now begin the testing and commissioning phase of the Evergreen Line project starting the week of February 1. Testing and commissioning ensures that trains, equipment and systems operate safely and effectively in advance of the Evergreen Line opening for service. Testing and commissioning will be ongoing throughout the project corridor until the Evergreen Line opens for operation. What To Expect Crews will be testing the power, automatic train control and systems of the section of guideway between Barnet Highway and just east of Inlet Centre...

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Klahanie Events This Winter

Health & Wellness Classes – Postnatal Fitness & Bootcamp start this  week at the Canoe Club Please register in advance at [email protected] for more information.  Thanks to our Klahanie instructors for making this possible. Klahanie Community Traffic Meeting – Thursday, November 12 7:30pm to 9:30pm at the Canoe Club in the Poolside Lounge Tim Barton writes “This meeting is to discuss traffic issues in Klahanie, a chance to meet each other face to face and have a good discussion around a) what the issues are, and b) what we think should be done about them.  If we can reach some sort of consensus, and this might take more than one meeting(!), the next stage would be to seek wider community support for whatever we are proposing and then take a delegation to Council to request action.”  All residents are welcome, please RSVP to Tim Barton: [email protected] Klahanie Community Craft Fair – Sunday December 6th from 11am to 2pm at the Canoe Club Rae Swire is putting together the 3rd annual Klahanie craft fair and could use some help with set up, take down, musicians, carolers, bake sale contributions and event helpers (kids’ crafts, taking donations, etc).  Crafters are encouraged to sign up.  If any crafter is interested in managing this aspect of the event, that would be welcome too.   For more information please visit www.klahaniechristmasfair.com   For any inquiries or to help out, please email Rae at [email protected] Collecting Blankets, Warm Items at...

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Klahanie Health & Wellness – New Fall Classes!

Register now at [email protected] Hatha yoga for all levels and abilities With a focus on alignment, Sam offers classes that combine strengthening and stretching, posture and balance, relaxation and learning to breathe. Everyone is welcome. If you have any yoga props (blocks, straps, bolsters) please bring them with you to class.  Taught by Sam Deakin This 6 week class runs Monday and Wednesday evenings October 19 through November 30 at 6:30 & 7:45pm Donation $45 Prenatal Fitness Enjoy the many benefits of exercising through your pregnancy and connect with other moms-to-be in the Klahanie community. This class aims to...

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