Summer Reading Clubs for Everyone in Port Moody

Port Moody Library Summer Reading Club 2015

Summer reading clubs for kids are fixtures at public libraries all across the province. Youngsters can get in on the fun this summer at all public libraries in the Tri-Cities. Today, however, we’re highlighting Port Moody in particular, where they’re asking the question: “Why should kids have all the fun?” Summer Reading for Kids Kids […]

What’s Happening in the Tri Cities: Reading, Planting Bulbs and City Planning

Port Moody Rock and Gem Show 2014

This week is reading week, bulb-planting week and the lead-up to Halloween in the Tri Cities. Plenty to do! More events in The V3H Events Calendar. What: Community Bulb Planting Event When:  Thursday, October 23 from 10:00am – 2:00pm Where: Como Lake Park, 700 Gatensbury Street (map) The skinny: Help to bring Como Park alive! […]

What’s Happening in the Tri Cities: Summer Tour, Music and Science

Mad Science of the Fraser Valley Port Moody

This week there is a concert, a walking tour among the trees, some mad science and another neighbourhood night in the park. More events in The V3H Events Calendar. What: Mad Science of the Fraser Valley When: Thursday, August 7, 2014 from 2:00 – 3:00pm Where: Inlet Theatre, Port Moody Civic Centre, 100 Newport Drive […]

What’s Happening in the Tri Cities: Weeds, Books, Block Party and Art

Passionate Outdoor Painters

This week you can listen to music, pull weeds, read a book and have a block party. Happy summer. More events in The V3H Events Calendar. What: City of Coquitlam Neighbourhood Night – Burquitlam Park When:  Thursday, July 17 from 6:00 – 8:00pm Where: Burquitlam Park, Smith Avenue (map) The skinny: You’re invited to Neighbourhood […]

Summer Reading Club Kick-Off

Summer Reading Club Library Kids Coquitlam Port Coquitlam Port Moody

With two school-age kids, the annual Summer Reading Club is a big deal in our house. However, every year we run into the same issue: we forget to sign up until partway through July. The result is a mad scramble to get all our reading done. We also miss out on all the great Summer […]

Artist Exhibition Space in the Tri Cities: Part Two

It’s not only about galleries in the Tri Cities – artists have a wide range of alternative venues to showcase their work in the community. In addition, exhibiting in these spaces reaches members of the community not normally exposed to art as they’re unlikely to set foot inside an arts centre or gallery in everyday […]

Out for Lunch – Where to Refuel and Re-write In and Around Port Moody

Working from home as a freelance writer definitely has its advantages – short commute, minimal dress code, cat. But, like all work-from-home professionals, varying the scenery from time to time is essential. Lounging around in PJs, languidly tapping in the latest chapter on The Greatest Novel of All Time, loses its appeal to even the […]

What’s Happening in the Tri Cities: Mellow Summery Vibes – that’s all

West Coast Wine Education Fraser Valley Wine Tours

By now you should be relaxing into that summer feeling, kicking off the shoes and kicking back into relaxation oh yesss! This is the week to stay local, explore local or get on a bus out to the Fraser Valley for some sweet sipping delight. Celebrate BC Day and don’t forget to check out The […]

What’s Happening in the Tri Cities: Slurp, Putt and Fundraise Even More.

Dale Barltrop Place Des Arts

It’s slurp and putt for a good cause this week, swinging off with a few rounds of golf for our local hospital and continuing with party party party for Tri City Transitions House. Both are excellent causes worthy of your support. This weekend is also the time to get the kids organized for the summer […]

Port Moody’s Writers’ Groups: An Astonishing Record of Success

Port Moody Writers Groups

Guest article by Julie H. Ferguson. Way back before computers, a handful of writers gathered once a week for discussion, support, and critique of their work in Port Moody. They wrote on yellow pads or typewriters, and frequented the city’s library to gather facts. “How do I get published?” was a popular question, closely followed […]

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