Monthly Archives: May 2014

F as in Frank on Main Street near Broadway is offering their annual “Fill a bag” $10 sale on Sat. May 31

On the hunt for vintage treasures? “F as in Frank on Main Street near Broadway is offering their annual “Fill a bag” $10 sale on Sat. May 31. With no limits on the bio-degradable bags, shoppers can stuff as much … Continue reading

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The Museum of Vancouver (MOV) will celebrate its 120th anniversary,Thursday, May 29

Have an interest in museums? Tomorrow, Thursday, May 29, the Museum of Vancouver (MOV) will celebrate its 120th anniversary with a discounted $1.20 one-day only admission price. http://www.museumofvancouver.ca/120years #MuseumOfVancouver

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Free Drawing Workshops: Fifth Annual Vancouver Draw Down 2014, Saturday, June 14, 2014

Need an excuse to get creative? Free Drawing Workshops: Fifth Annual Vancouver Draw Down 2014 Date: Saturday, June 14, 2014 Vancouverites of all ages are invited to take part in FREE hands-on drawing workshops, across the city in community centres, … Continue reading

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Vancouver International Children’s Festival, Tuesday, May 27 – Sunday, June 1, 2014

Have kids? Maybe just a kid at heart? Vancouver International Children’s Festival Tuesday, May 27 – Sunday, June 1, 2014 Granville Island, All ages http://www.childrensfestival.ca

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Grownups Read Things They Wrote as Kids, Tuesday, June 3rd

Like to journal and reflect? Grownups Read Things They Wrote as Kids is an open-mic reading series. It’s an evening of juvenilia — book reports, diary entries, poems, letters from camp — read by adults to a room full of … Continue reading

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South Asian Mental Health Community Forum, all welcome, May 24 – 25, 2014

Striving for wellness? Today and tomorrow: South Asian Mental Health Community Forum, all welcome. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/south-asian-mental-health-community-forum-2014-registration-6941067921 #MentalHealthCommunityForum

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Late Nite Art, May 31, 2014

“Late Nite Art is a facilitated workshop that brings community together to collaboratively explore thought-provoking ideas and issues through visual arts. We achieve this by combining fresh local food, gratuitous beats, and explorative artmaking in one tasty package.” “Artist will … Continue reading

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The West 4th Avenue Khatsahlano Block Party, Sat. July 12

The West 4th Avenue Khatsahlano Block Party is Vancouver’s biggest FREE Music + Arts Festival! Plus it’s FREE? Created with love in 2011 by the members of the Kitsilano West 4th Avenue Business Association, this year’s festival will feature EIGHT … Continue reading

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An Update on East Van Street Art

Can you see the faces? It appears that every morning I walk by there is a new and different elaborate upcycled art installation made from the left over parts from the auto body shop on the Drive. A great way … Continue reading

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Our Social Fabric, Sunday, May 25

Looking for a one day volunteer gig to give back to your community? Like fabric? Our Social Fabric is having a sale this Sunday to get a great deal on fabric–and help stop textile waste. We’ll be featuring leather scraps … Continue reading

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