The Old Barn Community Centre

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The Old Barn Community Centre is located at 6308 Thunderbird Blvd. in the heart of the UNA’s Hawthorn Place Community.  It takes its name from the Horse Barn that once stood on the same spot the centre occupies today. Learn more about the history of the community centre.

The Old Barn Community Centre, which celebrated its grand opening on September 8, 2007, is committed to supporting a healthy, diverse, and sustainable community.


The Community Centre contains:

Also check out the outdoor space adjacent to the Community Centre.

If you are interested in booking a function or a birthday party at the Old Barn Community Centre, please contact our Communications and Events Coordinator at 604.822.9675 or email


We offer a variety of programming for all age groups. Read the current Program Guide to find a program you are interested in.

Summer Program Registration is now open. Find out how to register and program policies.

If you are interested in running a program, please submit a program proposal.

Contact Us

The Old Barn Community Centre is open seven days a week from 7:00 am to 10:00 pm. One of the Centre’s friendly reception staff is always at the Reception Desk while the Community Centre is open. Find out how to get here.

The Old Barn Community Centre
6308 Thunderbird Blvd.
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4

Mon – Sun 7 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Tel: 604.827.4469
Fax: 604.827.3471

Contact the Park and Recreation Staff

Alex Dominiak, Acting Community Centre Manager
Tel: 604.827.3262

Rebecca Ind, Communications and Events Coordinator
Tel: 604.822.9675

Alayna Ewert, Program Coordinator
Tel: 604.827.2681

Raymundo Escalona, Program Coordinator
Tel: 604-822-9295

Qiuning Wang, Community Engagement & Volunteer Coordinator
Tel: 604.822.3799

Andrew Clements, UTown@UBC Youth Coordinator
Tel: 604-822-1736

Front Desk Staff
Tel: 604.827.4469


Program Guide

The UNA Parks and Recreation publishes a Recreational Program Guide every semester.

  • Winter – January to March/April
  • Spring and Summer – April to August
  • Fall – September to December

Read the current Program Guide: