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Blogger Profile: Louisa Chan

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Over the years I have profiled bloggers from the Northwest Territories to the Fraser Valley, anyone that interests me and that I hope will interest you as well. A few years ago I started asking a standard set of questions and this is the latest instalment of this continuing series. Louisa Chan Photo credit: Livia […]

Bard on the Beach Summer 2014: A Midsummer Night’s Dream; The Tempest

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Summer in Vancouver means warm strolls at sunset on the sea wall, fireworks in the sky, and Bard on the Beach. The annual festival under the iconic red and white tents at Vanier Park will celebrate its 25th season starting June 11th. Bard on the Beach Summer 2014 A Midsummer Night’s Dream Shakespeare’s beloved comedy […]

Be Like Ada Coding Bootcamp for High School Girls

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On July 19th, Be Like Ada will host 500 high school girls for a full day coding bootcamp. The girls will spend a day learning the basics of coding and the elements of code fundamentals for any programming language. Be Like Ada (named after Ada Lovelace, the founder of scientific computing) is for girls new […]

Capilano Suspension Bridge 125th Anniversary

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Today’s collection of photographs from the City of Vancouver Archives is in honour of the quasquicentennial of one of our region’s most recognizable and popular tourist attractions. The Capilano Suspension Bridge, almost as old as the City of Vancouver itself, is celebrating its 125th anniversary this year. 1905: Archives# Br P59.1 & 1920s: Archives# CVA […]

Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend

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June is usually a pretty soggy month but we’ve lucked out so far with plenty of sunshine to compliment the wide array of events in store for us over the coming weeks. Starting with this weekend, there are two events sponsored by Miss604: The first is the Friday Late Night Movie at the Rio Theatre […]