Join the BBYO

Join the largest international sorority and fraternity for high school students in the world. Get access to exclusive member-only experiences in Vancouver and around the world. Become a member for just $149 for your entire high school period.

Chapter gatherings – ongoing
Nov 7  –   IC (international Convention) Registration & Dinner
Nov 23 – Fall Kickoff BIG EVENT

For more info or to join a chapter contact bbyoteens@jccgv.bc.ca


A safe space for TEENS to question everything under the rainbow

Gather once a month to explore 2LGBTQ+ topics through crafts, food, movies, guest speakers, out-trips, and tons more!

Queerious is led by a queer staff and is open to High school students.
Please contact queerious@jccgv.bc.ca for our upcoming schedule.

Teen Programs

NEW Dungeons & Dragons

Age 16+ & adults
A role play game of telling a story through quests for treasures, battles and courtly intrigues. New introductory price.
Th 6:00-7:30pm #3704  Register
Sep 12 – Dec 19 15 classes
Member $5 / Regular $10


Babysitting/Home Alone Skills

11-13 yrs
Taught by Community Care First Aid, this course is for babysitters and for those wanting to learn skills to be more comfortable staying home alone. NOTE: The lunch break is unsupervised; we encourage all participants to stay in the JCC. A note is required for kids to leave at lunch time.
Fr Oct 25 10:00am-5:00pm #3203  Register
Su Dec 8 10:00am-5:00pm #3205  Register
Member $65 / Regular $82

Babysitting Club
For graduates of the Babysitting course. Our goal is to match babysitters with families in the community. The JCC will provide mentoring and connect you to your first job.
Contact Mirella 604.257.5111 ext. 331; mirella@jccgv.bc.ca

Street Smarts

Gr 8-10
This program empowers and educates youth on how to safely navigate Greater Vancouver on their own.

Sundays  1:30-4:30pm

Nov 17 NO PHONE, NO PROBLEM     #T3706  Register
Includes tips and training on how to contact your parents and friends without your cell.

Nov 24 KNOWING YOUR CITY     #T3707  Register
Topics include: where not to go alone; what to do if a stranger approaches you; where to go if you find yourself in a place you don’t recognize; and why staying calm is the most important thing you can do.

Dec 1 INDEPENDENCE 101    #T3708  Register
We will divide into groups and play a form of amazing race where the groups will try to locate different areas of the city without relying on their cellphones or help from the adults. Groups will have an adult supervisor to insure everyone’s safety.

Per class: M$36/R$45
3-class combo M$90/R$120   #T3709  Register

Israeli Youth

Ofek (Horizon) social and educational program
Age groups 6-8 yrs, 9-12 yrs, 12-16 yrs
An educational program for Jewish-Israeli children & youth to connect to their peers and to engage with Jewish and Israeli content. (In Hebrew).
Visit the Israeli Culture page for details…


Teen Fitness Orientation 
Youth 13-15 are welcome to use the weightroom after attending a 2-session orientation. Parent must complete a consent form. Free for members. Contact the Fitness Centre.

Youth Small Group Personal Training     
(11+ years) 

More info here

Karate, Taekwondo, Krav Maga Self Defense

More info here