Archive for May, 2014

Free Outdoor Movies in Surrey, Delta, Tsawwassen

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Click here for 2015 listings! Fresh Air Cinema is back again this year, setting up its outdoor movie screens for communities to enjoy free screenings of blockbuster films, cult classics, and family favourites. Their complete 2014 event listings for outdoor movies in BC are available on Facebook, and will be updated throughout the season. Photo […]

Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend

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When the sun comes out this weekend there will be plenty of activities to enjoy around town including EAT! Vancouver at BC Place, night markets, farmers markets, the City of Bhangra Festival, Vancouver Craft Beer Week festivities and more. Photo credit: Philip on Flickr Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend Events that run for […]

Bravo 50th Benefit for The Arts Club

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The Arts Club is celebrating a spectacular milestone with its Bravo 50th Benefit, happening June 7th on Granville Island. Bravo 50th Benefit for The Arts Club Celebrate 50 years of artistic excellence at the Arts Club and help raise funds for the years to come. The event will showcase artists, patrons, and community partners for […]

BC Children’s Hospital Miracle Weekend

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The BC Children’s Hospital Foundation is hosting their 27th annual Miracle Weekend on Global BC at 7:00pm-11:00pm Saturday, May 31st and 10:30am-5:30pm on Sunday, June 1st. This two-day celebration showcases the best of the hospital, including patients, families, caregivers, and supporters while raising much-needed funds. BC Children’s Hospital Miracle Weekend 2014 Throughout Miracle WeekendMiracle Weekend, […]

Vancouver Building History on Instagram

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We recently heard from some Midwest travellers who visited Vancouver this spring and it was fascinating to hear them remark not on the mountains and the ocean, of which locals are so proud, but our architecture. In particular, the brilliant glass along False Creek and Coal Harbour that has been forming like crystals since the […]

Fraser Valley Flood of 1948

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Fraser Valley Flood of 1948 – Local History and Photography. On this day (May 28) in 1948, the Fraser Valley Flood took its grip on the community, causing an estimated $20 million in damages (equal to over $210 million in 2010)