Archive for April, 2016

The Ancient Forest is BC’s Newest Provincial Park

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The Ancient Forest (Chun T’oh Whudujut) BC’s newest Provincial Park, is the only known inland temperate rainforest in the world, and is home to a grouping of 800-2,000 year old cedars. This designation is thanks to the hard work and dedication of a team of volunteers, including the Lheidli T’enneh First Nation & Caledonia Ramblers Hiking […]

The Arts Club’s California Wine Fair

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The largest tour of California wine comes to Vancouver this month, with the Arts Club’s California Wine Fair. In partnership with the Wine Institute of California, this fundraiser offers the opportunity to taste over 350 wines from 100 California wineries. The Arts Club’s California Wine Fair Presented by BFL Insurance in partnership with the Wine […]

Bald Eagle Monitoring Program Takes Flight in Stanley Park

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This post has been contributed by Michael Murray, Communications Volunteer with the Stanley Park Ecology Society (“SPES”). I have been following SPES since I moved into the West End over a decade ago and I have been a member for four years. I wanted to offer the team an opportunity to share their news, events, […]

Win Vancouver and Whistler Puzzles and Placemats from Butzi Kids

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Nicole Benda is a local mom who wanted to find a puzzle for her son that featured Vancouver (where they live) and Whistler (where they ski as a family), but she had a hard time locating anything. “As hard as I looked, though, I couldn’t find anything that came close to what I wanted. So […]

Vancouver Photos of the Week

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We’ve had a beautiful spring in Vancouver so far, with intermittent rains keeping everything lush and green, and fiery sunsets that lead to dreams of hot summer nights in the city. Thanks for sharing your photos with the Miss604 Flickr Pool and #Photos604 on Instagram this week, here are some of my favourites: Vancouver Photos […]