Archive for February, 2008

Canadian Heritage Minutes

Comments 1 by Rebecca Bollwitt

“The Medium is the Message”, coined by Marshall McLuhan was a question tonight as we played Trivial Pursuit 80s edition with the Carlsons. It sparked a brief discussion about Canadian Heritage Minutes that used to play during commercial breaks when we were in high school, as there was a feature on McLuhan. A friend of […]

Canuck Place Adventure Challenge

Comments 2 by Rebecca Bollwitt

I recently received an email from Malcolm, a teacher and volunteer who is also a participant in the annual Canuck Place Adventure Challenge. He informed me about this event that place in the fall (going on 3 years now) that involves performing various physical tasks while raising funds for Canuck Place Childrens Hospice. Canuck Place […]

Urban Diner Restaurant Industry Awards

Comments 1 by Rebecca Bollwitt

You may have caught Andrew Morrison’s Waiter Blog in the Westender or even seen his name while paging through an issue of EAT or Vancouver Magazine. Now Morrison’s latest creation, Urban Diner, has become a staple of restaurant listings and reviews in this city. As such, they will be presenting the first ever Urban Diner […]

Vancouver Social Media Scene: CaseCamp, Northern Voice, and the Massive Tech Show

Comments 3 by Rebecca Bollwitt

With DemoCamp and Launch Party Vancouver out of the way we only have one week left until Northern Voice. Before that however, there is still CaseCamp this week. Here are some of the details: Photo Credit: teflonjedi on Flickr – From the Miss604 Group Flickr Pool I’m looking forward to Vancouver’s 3rd CaseCamp as it […]