Archive of posts tagged "spring break"

Spring Break Skate at Park Royal & Shops at Morgan Crossing 2012

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Kids and families are preparing for spring break this year by planning trips, activities at home, and adventures around the city. Two local shopping destinations will be hosting all-weather spring skate events that will cost nothing more than a donation to a local cause. Spring Skate at Park Royal Where: Park Royal South, behind Osaka […]

Spring Break with the Family in Victoria

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For the last eight years we have been taking my niece to Victoria in the spring for a girls weekend. We shop, visit the museum, dine out, hit the spa, and explore the city by land and sea. This year was different as my sister and I took my niece and her best friend over […]

Shops at Morgan Crossing Giveaway

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The Shops at Morgan Crossing is a new shopping village in South Surrey, near Highway 99 and 24th Avenue. Opening last September, they will be adding a handful of new shops this spring and summer. Photo courtesy Shops at Morgan Crossing Along the lines of Alderwood Mall in Lynnwood (which used to have the closest […]

Cures for Kids, Making Magic Show 2011

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Founded by high school student Perri Tutelman in 2009, Cures for Kids is a Vancouver-based organization that raises funds and awareness for Cancer research programs in BC. This month, they will be hosting the second annual Making Magic Show at the River Rock. When she returned from the National Science Fair in 2009, Perri (who […]

Spring Break in Vancouver 2011: Readers’ Choice Poll

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Spring Break is just around the corner for many local schools and that may leave parents wondering what kind of activities they can get up to with their kids. I regularly feature parks, community events, and “tourist in your hometown” ideas and the following destinations come to mind: The Britannia Mine Museum Exploring the Harrison/Agassiz […]

Spring Break Activities 2009

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It’s currently Spring Break in Vancouver for most school-goers and even though it’s grey and blustery there are still many activities around town that are fun for the entire family. Vancouver Aquarium A staple of Vancouver attractions and education, the Vancouver Aquarium has events and performances planned each day this week including appearances by Bobs […]