VANCOUVER & AREA:
Vancouver Ukulele Circle - Vancouver, B.C. Formed in September 2000 by Ralph Shaw, Vancouver's own "King of the Ukulele", and Virginia Ise, the Vancouver Ukulele Circle provides a place where ukulele enthusiasts can meet monthly, play some songs and have a few laughs. We meet on the third Tuesday of every month, and you're welcome to join us.
Coquitlam Ukulele Tiny Instrument Enthusiasts (CUTIE) Circle - The Coquitlam Ukulele Tiny Instrument Enthusiasts Circle was formed in the summer of 2014. Led by the talented musician and luthier, Paul Joaquin, the Cuties are a bunch of fun-loving people who all share the joy of playing the friendly ukulele in a song circle on the second Sunday of every month at the Evergreen Cultural Centre in Coquitlam. The goal of the Cutie Circle is to bring joy and music to the community through the playing of the ukulele as a group. For more info, visit cutiecircle.com.
Other clubs and groups in B.C. - List of other Ukulele clubs and groups in the Vancouver and Lower Mainland area. (information courtesy of the Vancouver Ukulele Circle)
BC - INTERIOR:
Ukulele Orchestra of Kamloops - Officially named as such in 2013, the Ukulele Orchestra of Kamloops meets regularly, and hosts ukulele workshops, lessons, circles and performances at various venues. Regular meetings are held on Mondays, 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Plura Hills United Church, 2090 Pacific Way. Beginner / intermediate players meet on Tuesdays 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the North Hills Community Centre (Cottonwood Manor), 730 Cottonwood Avenue. For more information contact: www.ukuleleorchestraofkamloops.com/contact-us.html
VANCOUVER ISLAND - SOUTH:
Monterey Ukulele Club - Victoria, B.C. The group meets year-round on Mondays from 1-3 pm (except for statutory holidays) at the Monterey Recreation Centre in Victoria, B.C. Membership. Membership has grown to over 50 since the resurgence in the popularity of the ukulele in recent years.
For further information contact: The Monterey Rec Centre (250) 370-3700
VANCOUVER ISLAND - NORTH:
Nanaimo Ukulele Circle- The Nanaimo Ukulele Circle meets once a month at various times and locations in Nanaimo, B.C. The group offers "opportunities to 'jam', showcase, learn, and support others who share a passion for making music on the ukulele". Please visit their website for further details and meeting times.
Evergreen Ukulele Club - Comox Valley, B.C. The group meets regularly every 2nd and 4th Tuesdays as part of the "Evergreen Seniors Club" in Courtenay. Since starting up 2 years ago, the group averages between 25-30 members for some fun, singing and stumming on the uke.
Fretted Friends - Black Creek, B.C. The group meets every 1st and 3rd Thursday evenings at the Black Creek Hall. The meetings provide instruction and group playing for beginners and experienced ukulele enthusiasts in the Black Creek area on Vancouver Island.
Time For Uke - Courtenay, B.C. - A group of retired ukulele teachers who gather together regularly and provide entertainment and performances locally in the N.Island area.