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Coquitlam Centre Free Drive-In Movies 2010

Comments 2 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Free outdoor movies are a smash hit in Metro Vancouver this summer in Stanley Park, in Burnaby, at Nat Bailey, at Holland Park in Surrey, and in Yaletown. Now, they’re coming to Coquitlam Centre with a unique twist. Photo credit: Thomas Hawk on Flickr Summer drive-in movies will be presented every Wednesday in August in […]

Easter Seals Drop Zone 2010

Comments 3 by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Easter Seals Drop Zone challenge is returning to downtown Vancouver for its 5th year this September. Participants are challenged to raise at least $1,500 for Easter Seals which will then give them the opportunity to rappel down the face of a 20-storey office building. Despite my small fear of heights I have signed up […]

Dine Above the Stars in Support of A Loving Spoonful

Comments 2 by Rebecca Bollwitt

There are so many places from where you can catch the Celebration of Light fireworks in Vancouver. From a blanket at Vanier Park, a bench near Jericho Beach, on the grass at English Bay, or a patio if you’re lucky enough to get a reservation. This year there’s another option that will not only give […]

submiT Design Contest and Party

Comments 5 by Rebecca Bollwitt

submiT was a t-shirt design contest aimed to raised awareness about the education of children in Ethiopia through imagine1day. This Friday they will be hosting a finale party at District 319 to celebrate the campaign and the cause. imagine1day is a nonprofit organization that provides an opportunity for donors to be directly connected to projects […]

Blogathon Vancouver 2010, Save the Date

Comments 4 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Blogathon is returning to Vancouver this year as I will once again be hosting an on-location event August 21st. Kristi Ferguson from Fraser Valley Pulse will be heading up Blogathon Fraser Valley on the same day with another on-location event so we’ll have the region well-covered. Raul will also be helping me with the Vancouver […]