Archives for May 2015

This Week in the Tri-Cities: Victoria Day Long Weekend


Here’s a snapshot of what’s happening this week in the Tri-Cities. And, as always, there are even more events in The V3H listed on our Events Calendar. And check out the May Tarotscope, hot off the presses! What: Heritage Book Club When: Thursday, May 14, 2015 from 2:00 to 3:00pm Where: Mackin House Museum, Coquitlam The […]



Firefighters Charitable Society Goes Vegas Glam


Vegas fundraiser Coquitlam fire

The Coquitlam Firefighters are putting the finishing touches on their annual Vintage Vegas Charity Bash. The event is happening this Friday, May 15, 2015 at 6:30pm at the Hard Rock Casino in Coquitlam. The celebration raises funds and awareness to help feed vulnerable kids in the community through the Nutritional Snack Program. The event is […]



See the King in Port Moody


Elvis 1968 Special Port Moody Inlet Theatre

Are you a die-hard Elvis fan? If so, we have good news for you. In 1968, after seven years of making movies, Elvis Presley’s career was coughing in the dust of the British Invasion. The challenge of a comeback found him on a TV special in a black leather biker outfit, singing his heart out, […]



Mother’s Day: Give her What She Wants


Mothers Day 2015 Coquitlam Port Coquitlam Port Moody

Maybe this year, hold back on the macaroni art or even the Pandora charm bracelet, laptop or apron [note: if you give her an apron, then pity help you for the rest of the year]. Maybe what mom really wants this year is a day off. A proper day off – not one spent doing […]



This Week in the Tri-Cities: Mother’s Day and More


Rocky Point Block Party Port Moody 2015

Here’s a snapshot of what’s happening this week in the Tri-Cities. And, as always, there are even more events in The V3H listed on our Events Calendar. And check out the May Tarotscope, hot off the presses! What: Rodgers and Hammerstein: Out of a Dream When: On now through Saturday, May 9, 2015 Where: Evergreen Cultural […]



Gearing up for Coquitlam 125


Coquitlam 125

In 2016, Coquitlam will be celebrating its 125th anniversary. Incorporated on July 25, 1891, Coquitlam was a small agricultural community. At the time of incorporation, a state-of-the-art lumber mill – later known as Fraser Mills – was under construction on the north bank of the Fraser River. In the early 1900s, French Canadians settled in […]



A Journey in Mental Health Care


Journey into Mental Health Care Riverview Coquitlam

The Riverview Hospital site in Coquitlam has played a large part in the history of how mental health was addressed in British Columbia. While the hospital is now closed, its place is not forgotten. Riverview Hospital Historical Society invites you to attend a special week of presentations and an exhibit entitled, A Journey in Mental […]

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