Here in Canada Culture Days kicks off today and lasts all weekend long. There are lots of local activities to check out. We’ve put together a small sampling. Local Arts at Culture Days Canada Culture Day at the ACT – Celebrate The ACT’s 10th Anniversary on Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 1:00pm at The ACT […]
Archives for September 2012
What’s Happening in the Tri-Cities: Cultural Days, World River Day, Evening of Caring Gala and More!
This weekend is all about culture and rivers. Rivers? Yes, it is World River Day and both Coquitlam and Port Coquitlam have events going on celebrating our rivers. September also has all the provinces and territories celebrating Cultural Days and the Tri-Cities is joining in with their many cultural events happening around town. Check them […]
As we told you earlier this month, Anmore has spend the past weeks gearing up for a byelection. This came following the resignation of rookie councillor Tim Laidler in June. Citing concerns over the process involved in hiring of a new CAO in the village, Laidler left a vacancy and so a byelection was called. […]
Here we are with the second stop on the 486 part series known as the Tri-Cities Nacho Tour. We have a lot of nachos to go, so let’s get right to it. Billing itself as The Authentic Irish Pub in Newport Village, St. James’s Well has long been a staple of the village community. I’m […]
What’s Happening in the Tri-Cities: Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup, Port Moody Festival of the Arts, Evergreen’s Season Launch Party and More!
Shakespeare would surely be jumping with excitement with the Theatre Season starting this week. The Evergreen Cultural Centre will be having their 2012/2013 Season Launch Party on Saturday. It’s a bit of a teaser, showing you bits and pieces of what’s to come this season. And their season will start with a bang on Tuesday […]
At the end of August Jon and I visited the PNE with the kids. While we were there we came across the Vancooper. It’s a custom-built chicken coop for backyard chickens. The maker advertises it this way: It’s the bylaw-compliant, pest-defieant, not-too-giant, and exceptionally pliant coop for the self-reliant and epicurious client. I was smitten. […]
The Port Moody Arts Centre is once again gearing up for the Port Moody Festival of the Arts. This multi-disciplinary festival brings arts and culture to your doorstep! This year the festival runs from September 20 – 30, 2012, at venues throughout Port Moody. Highlights from the 15th annual festival include performances by Hannah Georgas, […]
My kids love sushi. In fact, while my daughter declares that mashed potatoes are “weird”, she happily noshes on octopus sushi (or tako nigiri, for those in the know). This is no surprise because like many kids here in Metro Vancouver, my children have been eating it since they were in diapers. Sushi is one […]