Winter 2014/2015

We're bringing our community some Hula Hoopla kid's lessons, a Fire Dance Show, an Everyone Welsome Hula Hoop Jam, Roving Street Performance, and an opportunity to buy hula hoops at Elevate The Arts Winter Bazaar.

Friday Nov. 21
NOVA Firespun Performance Arts Fireshow
6:30 p.m. Duncan Ave. Downtown Courtenay

Fire in the streets of Downtown Courtenay

Saturday Nov. 22
Hula Hoopla Community Hoop Jam
Sid Williams Outdoor Plaza 
12-1 p.m. 
Hula Hoops provided

Saturday December 13
Elevate The Arts Winter Bazaar
Hula Hoop Booth
9a.m.-5 p.m.

Saturday December 20
Street Entertainment
Downtown Courtenay

December 22
Kids Hoopdance workshop
Courtenay Recreation
10 a.m.-noon. Hoops Provided.
register (250)338-5371 or (250)338-1000

Fall 2014 Wedding Bells

We got married this September!

I am now Mrs. Clarke. 


Summer 2014

Adult Classes:
Hula Hooping 101
All the tips and tricks you need to get hula hooping!  We’ll learn the fundamentals in what can become a ‘well rounded’ addition to your healthy lifestyle.  No experience necessary, hoops provided.
Tracey Mantha
June 18 - July 9
5:30 - 6:30 pm
Native Sons Hall

$40/4 Sessions*

Intermediate Hooping
Get super hoopy with this more advanced course in hula hooping. Learn amazing tricks, how to spin multiple hoops and hoopdance combos. Bring your favourite hoops or use ours.
7:00 - 8:30 pm

June 18 - July 9

$60/4 Sessions*

*register through Courtenay Recreation (250)338-5371

Kids Classes:
Children’s Hoop Dance Workshop
(5 - 12 years)
Calling all dancers, gymnasts and hoopers! Learn how to integrate the hula hoop into your dance!  You know how to keep a hoop spinning and you’re ready to take it to the next level. Learn tons of amazing hula hoop tricks and piece them together into flowing choreographed dance sequences.  We’ll round everything out with some peaceful stretches and ideas on how to use the hoop to enhance your training. Hula Hoops provided.
Friday August 15
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Lewis Centre


Flow Arts Spin Camp
(5 - 13 years)
Step into an active world of imagination where you’re the star! Become a whirling, twirling, spinning sensation. Learn face painting, costuming and creating characters as we work towards creating our very own show. The focus is on fun, creative and silly play! Bring your imagination and be inspired as we create our own mini circus-style show!
Tracey Mantha
Monday - Friday
July 28 - August 1

9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Lewis Centre MP Hall

$110/5 Sessions*

*Register through Courtenay Recreation (250)338-5371

Community Events:

June 9, Elevate The Arts Festival
Downtown Courtenay
9 p.m. FireDance performance with NOVA Firespun Performance Arts

June 21, Black Creek Community Association
6:30 p.m. HoopDance performance

July 1, Canada Day Celebrations
Lewis Park, Courtenay
Come play in our Family Hoop Zone

July 1, Canada Day Evening Showcase
Sid Williams Theater, Courtenay
HoopDance performance
(free: bring a food bank donation)

July 11-13, Vancouver Island Musicfest
Courtenay Fairgrounds
Come play in our Family Hoop Zone

July 19, Market Days
Downtown Courtenay
Street Entertainment HoopDance performances


Spring 2014

Spring 2014

Kids Hula Hoopla Club
(5 - 12 years)
Be active with hoops! From circus-style tricks to graceful dance sequences to playful silly games. Be ready to amaze your friends and family with your incredible new hoop moves as we put a creative ‘spin’ on this popular circular toy. Hoops provided.
Tracey Mantha
Fridays at Courtenay Recreation
April 25 - June 13
3:30 - 4:30 pm
Lewis Centre

$45/8 Sessions

(250)338-5371 to register