Archive for June, 2013

June Late Night Movies at the Rio Theatre

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The Rio Theatre Rio Theatre has released its schedule of late night movie events for Fridays this month which all have bar service and affordable ticket prices. Friday, June 7, 2013: Old Boy Hosted by Jacques Lalonde Friday, June 14, 2013: Ferris Bueller’s Day Off Hosted by Sara Bynoe Friday, June 21, 2013: Fear and […]

Love Global Mini Golf Tournament 2013

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BC’s only mini golf tournament returns to Cultus Lake this summer, raising funds for Love Global‘s international school development projects. This family event will bring together 200 participants (in teams) who will compete to become mini golf champions. Enjoy a full day of mini golf, raffle prize giveaways, lunch, and games and a visit from […]

Vancouver Icons: Search

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There is a statue in Coal Harbour’s Devonian Harbour Park that is often called the “Flower Lady” as it depicts woman sitting down and there are often fresh-cut flowers in her hands or in her hair. Upon close inspection, you’ll see she is actually looking for something in her purse hence the name of the […]

Hats Off Day 2013: Photos

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The businesses along Burnaby Heights celebrated Hats Off Day on Saturday, June 1st by serving up some of their signature dishes, hosting face painting and activities, and offering special deals to the tens of thousands of participants that took to Hastings for the festivities. From Boundary Road to Gamma, the street was car-free but filled […]

BC Children’s Hospital Miracle Weekend: History

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Today I’ll be at the BC Children’s Hospital (“BCCHF”) Miracle Weekend broadcast as this annual two-day celebration showcases patients, their families, caregivers and supporters who come from every corner of BC. The Miracle Weekend has been raising funds to support the urgent needs of the BCCHF since 1988 but I thought I would share a […]