Upcoming Events

September 10 2017
Centennial Community center, New Westminster

We the community of Vancouver Odia (VOA) are celebrating our Diwali and Canada 150 celebrations event on 08 October 2017 (Sunday).

This is to celebrate the spirit of Diwali which symbolizes the triumph of Good over evil as well as to celebrate the great strides Canada has taken in the last 150 years.

Guests are expected at 1130 hours and can stay till 1400 Hrs. We will have song/dance/other forms of entertainment and of course Indian food. This is for the guests to enjoy & participate.

September 5 2017
5518 Georgia Street, Burnaby BC

Living Room Art in the Heights, is an event that aims to create an alternative art space for local artists to share their art + voices with their own community. We aim to do this by transforming a local residence into a production that includes performance, visual, and digital art as well as installations, documentaries, and an open mic. The event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served.

September 5 2017
Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House

On a Saturday afternoon in late September, neighbours in the Mount Pleasant neighbourhood will come together for a conversation about languages in Vancouver – past, present, and future.

September 3 2017
at St. Andrews Wesley Place, 1022 Nelson Street, Vancouver, BC, V6E4S7 (The Kitchen and The Salons are accessible from Nelson Street)

Asian Indian Style Cooking Workshop
(Vegan/ Vegetarian)

Join us to celebrate the Canada's 150th!

We will use local organic vegetables to make simple yet healthy dishes at the workshop and enjoy the feast together!
We plan to demonstrate the making of spice blends used in Asian Indian cooking.
Meet neighbours in the community,share knowledge and celebrate the diversity!

September 9 2017
Tupper Secondary School tennis courts, Vancouver

Come out to Tupper Tennis Fest!

Date: Saturday 9 September (2017) (*)
Time: 1-3pm

Where: Tupper Secondary School Tennis Courts
Address: St. George Street, between east 22nd and 23rd Ave.

* weather permitting. This event will be rescheduled if the courts are wet.


(1) Beginner group tennis clinics

- appropriate for (1) older kids/teens/adults (8 years and above) and (2) younger children (less than 8 years).
- clinics for both age groups will be offered at 1pm & 2pm (45 minutes).