Ta na wa Ch’áwat ta Sx̱wéx̱wel
Squamish Valley Operations
Manager: Lindsay Hubley
This team provides all sport and recreation, family, wellness and cultural, and community programs that meet the holistic needs of our Members. As part of this, the team manages the gym at Totem Hall, the fitness/weight room, and the Teen Centre.
A wide variety of programs are offered include sports, fitness, cultural classes, community gardening, and preteen and teen programs. Special events and programs include family movie nights, holiday parties, and events and dances. Information can be found on the Squamish Valley Recreation Facebook page.
Healthy Children’s Program
The Healthy Children’s Program is for 6-11 year olds and operates Monday to Thursday. All participants must register in advance. Programs include physical literacy, crafts, kickboxing, and more.
Family & Culture
Recreation offers weekly programs including swimming, walking clubs, crafts, and other activities. Our cultural programming is also offered to families and includes drum making, weaving, and other arts.
The Teen Centre in Brackendale is run by the Recreation team and offers pre-teen programs for ages 10-12 and teen programs for 12-18 years.
Drop-in and planned programs are offered every day, and can include arts, fitness, holiday parties, or special trips. Times and programs are scheduled between preteens and teens.
Check the Squamish Valley newsletter for the programming schedule or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hours: Monday to Friday
Time: 8:30 am to 10:00 pm
A variety of personal trainers and instructors are contracted to provide programs utilizing fitness room equipment and to educate on use of equipment etc. To book a time slot in the weight room, please call 604-892-5166 or email email@example.com.
Sḵwx̱wú7mesh Úxwumixw History Book For Sale
We are excited to announce that tiná7 cht ti temíxw (We Come From This Land) will be published in early January 2024! The book is intended to be a snapshot – a collection of some of the multi-faceted stories and histories that are held by the Sḵwx̱wú7mesh People and a starting point for future conversations.
Squamish Strong Protocol Agreements Signed
As a part of the celebrations of the 100-year anniversary of the Amalgamation of Sḵwx̱wú7mesh Úxwumixw, we are pleased to announce the Nation is signing a Wa Iyí̓m ta Sḵwx̱wú7mesh Protocol Agreement with the City of North Vancouver, District of Squamish, and the City of Vancouver respectively.
New Squamish Nation Residential Tenancy Regulations for Sen̓áḵw
Today, the Sḵwx̱wú7mesh Úxwumixw announces that the protections in the British Columbia Residential Tenancy Act (BCRTA) will be in place for the Sen̓áḵw development and for future on-reserve housing developments.