Archive for December, 2009

Got Socks? Help ChangeEverything

Comments 1 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Over the years ChangeEverything.ca has been doing much more than blog about social and environmental causes — they’ve been taking action. Three years ago contributor Kate Dugas decided to take to the streets of Vancouver, moving from the online realm into a real life situation where support was greatly needed. I thought about collecting some […]

Canuck Place Day of Giving Radiothon 2009

Comments 1 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Tomorrow CHUM Radio stations, which include The Beat 94.5, QMFM, and Team Radio will be taking part in the Canuck Place Day of Giving Radiothon. From 6:00am until 10:00pm, tune in to hear many compelling stories from Canuck Place families and volunteers. Through all stages of a child’s illness, an individual program is designed to […]

Christmas at Canada Place: Breakfast with Santa

Add a Comment by Rebecca Bollwitt

Events for the 22nd annual Christmas at Canada Place kicked off yesterday morning with the first of two Breakfasts with Santa. John and I walked down through Coal Harbour to make our way over to the iconic sails of Canada Place and the Crystal Ballroom of the Pan Pacific Hotel. There were children everywhere wearing […]

White Christmas Vancouver Ticket Giveaway

Comments 84 by Rebecca Bollwitt

It’s not every year that we have snow on Christmas here in Vancouver but thanks to the Arts Club we’ll have a White Christmas in town over the next few weeks. Cast of the Arts Club’s production of Irving Berlin’s White Christmas: The Musical Photo by David Cooper The Arts Club’s presentation of Irving Berlin’s […]

Switzerland: Lindt & Sprungli Chocolates

Comments 4 by Rebecca Bollwitt

After our late night out at a hockey game in Zurich our group packed up and headed East toward Kilchberg, the home of Lindt & Sprungli Chocolates – sponsor of the House of Switzerland Canada that will be in Vancouver for the 2010 Winter Games. The Lindt & Sprungli headquarters do not conduct tours (for […]