Category Archives: Family Services

Breastfeeding Art Expo – Call for Independent Artworks – Deadline October 5th

Hosted by Kelowna Community Resources in partnership with Interior Health We invite you to submit a breastfeeding artwork for display at the Breastfeeding Art Expo (2017-2018). The Breastfeeding Art Expo (www.breastfeedingartexpo.ca) is an art show that will tour the Interior Health region (Thompson Cariboo, the Okanagan and the Kootenays) in 2017-2018. About 100 independent artworks more » Continue Reading

Family Friend Workshop: Vision Boards

Date: Tuesday, September 20, 2016, 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Location: Kelowna Community Resources, #120 – 1735 Dolphin Avenue, Kelowna Cost: Free Guest Facilitator: Heather Welbers Register: Call 250.763.8008 ext 136 or email ac.rcknull@dneirfylimaf What’s a vision Board? A vision board is a tool used to help clarify, concentrate and maintain focus on a specific more » Continue Reading

Invitation to Join the Breastfeeding Challenge

Join us to celebrate breastfeeding in a fun “competition” where every child “wins” because they are breastfed! When Date: Saturday, October 1st, 2016 Location: Kelowna Farmers’ & Crafters’ Market Time: Register at 10:45 am; Latch on at 11:00 am Bring a blanket and picnic lunch to celebrate breastfeeding with your family and community. Following the more » Continue Reading

Breastfeeding Café – Location Changes

The next café is Thursday, August 18th, 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm at The Family Hub (700 Pearson Road, Kelowna). We love this new location so much and think you will too! Come and check it out. Starting in September, Kelowna Breastfeeding Café is making some changes. New Locations & Times First Thursday of every more » Continue Reading

Family Friend – Big Buddies Playtime – August 11th

Date: Thursday, August 11, 10:30 am – 12:00 pm Location: Central Okanagan Family Hub, 700 Pearson Road, Kelowna Many moms in The Family Friend Program have expressed the desire for more play opportunities and connection with positive male role models for their children. We have been at work to fill this need. Think: outside, soccer more » Continue Reading

World Garden – September 8th

Date: Thursday, September 8, 2016, 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Location: Central Okanagan Family Hub, Pearson Elementary School, 700 Pearson Road, Kelowna First meeting for all those interested in finding out more about and supporting this venture. International Crops Environmental Education/Science Education Community Interaction Neighborhood initiative Fresh produce Sustainable locally grown food Continue Reading

Kelowna Breastfeeding Café – Changing Locations for the Summer

Date: Thursday, August 18, 2016, 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Location: Pearson Elementary School, 700 Pearson Road, Kelowna Kelowna Breastfeeding Café is changing it up for the summer and meeting at Central Okanagan Family Hub! Breastfeeding Café offers reliable breastfeeding support at no cost. Children are welcome. Refreshments are provided. Continue Reading

Family Friend – Big Buddies Playtime – July 8th

Date: Friday, July 8, 10:30 am – 12:00 pm Location: Central Okanagan Family Hub, 700 Pearson Road, Kelowna Many moms in The Family Friend Program have expressed the desire for more play opportunities and connection with positive male role models for their children. We have been at work to fill this need. Think: outside, soccer more » Continue Reading

KCR’s Sponsor a Family – Christmas Program

We are still in need of Sponsors! Are you looking for a way to celebrate your holiday season with the spirit of giving? Do you want to make an impact on families in your community? You can sponsor a family this Christmas! Kelowna Community Resources offers the opportunity to reach out to those who need more » Continue Reading

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