The CBC broadcast centre will open its doors this Friday, December 3rd for its 24th annual Open House and Food Bank Day.
The public are invited to bring in a donation for the Food Bank and enjoy newsroom tours, live broadcasts, and performances. Donations will be accepted in person from 8:00am until 7:00pm or online through Vancity Credit Union.
You can also meet CBC personalities throughout the day including George Stroumboulopoulos, Peter Mansbridge, Jim Treliving and more. A full meet and greet schedule is posted online.
If you are in attendance be sure to check in on Foursquare and tag your Twitter updates with #cbcopenhouse. There will also be a Tweetup with George Stroumboulopoulos at 11:30am however, you will need to contact the CBC to book your spot. You can also win your way into a live taping of Q through the CBC’s community blog, Twitter, or Facebook.
I will be on CBC Radio for the BC Almanac with Mark Forsythe at 2:30pm that day as well. Food Bank Day broadcasts will begin at 5:30am with the Early Edition.