Archive of posts tagged "events"

Cambie All Access Street Party

Comments 11 by Rebecca Bollwitt

With the Canada Line nearing completion it’s about time the businesses and shops along Cambie Street see the return of some much-needed foot traffic. Photo credit: John Bollwitt on Flickr To celebrate the re-opening of the street that felt the pains of the “cut and cover” construction there will be a street party April 25th […]

Red Cross Red Carpet Soiree Contest

Comments 28 by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Canadian Red Cross is celebrating its 100th year in style with the second annual Red Carpet Soiree. What Red Carpet Soiree in support of Red Cross programs and services in our region Where Blue Water Cafe + Raw Bar [Google Map] When May 6th, 2009 at 7:00pm Tickets Available for $100 The Blue Water […]

Vancouver Public Spaces Network, Where's the Square

Comments 2 by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Vancouver Public Spaces Network was formed in 2006 and its goal is to, “preserve and celebrate public space as an essential part of a vibrant, inclusive city.” The VPSN has campaigns regarding public vs privatized spaces, public art, security, democratic spaces, green spaces, and the corporatization of public spaces. Photo credit: rodefeld on Flickr […]

Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival

Comments 3 by Rebecca Bollwitt

I love this time of year in the city. The grey and dreary winter days are behind us and although the rain still showers down every few days (or for a few days on end) it just makes everything so lush, green, and full of life. Walking up from Burrard SkyTrain the other night I […]

Vancouver Blogger Meetup April 2009

Comments 7 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Wednesday night I met up with Raul for a bite to eat and then headed over to Shenanigans for this month’s Vancouver Blogger Meetup. My goal was to meet new bloggers, and I believe I was successful. There were tech bloggers, marketers, and even a match-maker. Jan Karlsberg was the unofficial scribe so he took […]