Stories

English Bay
November 5 2018

Drawing Vancouver Together has taken place numerous times over the past few years. We provide all of the necessary drawing media and offer the public an opportunity to be creative and connect with new individuals in this accessible and low-barrier social event. This year, we provided the public with tote bags which provided the same experience as previous years but the completed totes had more utility than canvas boards. Every single bag was taken home to be re-used! It promoted sustainability as well as a great keepsake (especially for the tourists that wandered by the event).

Bear Creek Park
November 4 2018

The Nepali Canadian Community in Metro Vancouver had organised a potluck picnic/ Nepali cultural dance show to promote Nepali arts and culture contributing to the Canadian mosaic on June 23rd Saturday 2018 at the Bear Creek Park, Surrey . It was open to everyone in the local community and therefore turnout was about 200 people from different communities. Everybody brought and shared different kinds of food, making it a very enjoyable event for all.

The Sausalito
November 4 2018

A small group of caring individuals decided to create a community garden in our condominium. Generally, people did not interact until this project started. Since then, people know more about one another, joined each other in creating something beautiful and functional, and brought the building community together as a whole. Our main event was a community BBQ that celebrated the end of a wonderful growing season in the new gardens. The attached photos show the successes of the garden space and the summer-end event.

Greentimber
November 4 2018

This event is to let the people especially the Chinese immigration to get to know more about the lovely city --Surrey, also to let people cherish this beautiful environment.

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House
November 3 2018

Want to recycle old clothes and towels learn how to make them into rugs? Join us for a workshop at Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House on November 10 from 10-1. Please call or email the contact on the poster to register so that we can be sure to have enough supplies. This is a free event supported by a Greenest City Neighbourhood Small Grant.

104 Whalley Ring Road,surrey BC
November 3 2018

Next Year 2019 Sept around if we get the grant We are planning to orginize the Multicural talent show for youth and Children.

Kings Landing - 8130 136A Street, Surrey
November 3 2018

Families with young children in Kings Landing were invited to the children's fair held at the community room on Saturday, October 20th from 1 pm until 7 pm. Invites were done through flyers, posters on the community boards, and information were shared thrpugh the online community app of Kings Landing. 37 Adults and 36 Children attended the event. Activities included bouncy castle, arts and crafts, games and snacks. Neighbors got to know each other and friendships were developed.

Lexington Square
November 2 2018

Written report was submitted by Iris Stadig.

7775-120ast
November 2 2018

We were 7 families almost 35 person we cooked deference and a so delicious food and desserts we enjoyed it a lot by the end of the event I gave the ladies some special gifts and a big thank for coming and help me to set up this happy and lovely gathering they hoped to be together again
So I would like to thank you very much for giving us this opportunity to cook and enjoy thank you

The Cedars Seniors Co-op Clubhouse, 12254 84th Avenue, Surrey, BC V3W 9T9
November 2 2018

An afternoon tea was held to honor members of our co-op that are aged "80 YEARS AND WISER." The theme was "stop and smell the roses."

The clubhouse was beautifully decorated for approximately 25 guests.

Tasty savories and sweets were served along with a choice of tea; coffee; hot chocolate with marshmallows & topped with whipped cream; and specialty 'virgin' mango cocktails in wine goblets with rims sugar coated in pink.

the best part of the tea was that no one wanted to leave when it was over. What a commpliment!

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