Upcoming Events

June 28 2014
Butterfly Garden on Raymur Ave near Keefer Overpass

In celebration of the new Strathcona Butterfly Garden, we invite the community to enjoy a Butterfly Parade and Tea Party on Saturday, June 28.

We will meet at 2pm at the Butterfly Garden on Raymur Ave near the green bridge, put on wings and get our faces painted. Then we will parade to the Sunshine Patch Garden at the Strathcona Community Centre where we will enjoy Red Clover Tea, talk about butterflies that visit our area, listen to some live music and have fun.

June 20 2014 to June 22 2014
Various - check irisfilmcollective.tumblr.com for info!

Three nights of Free Film Screenings from June 20 to 22, 2014 in the Grandview-Woodland neighbourhood. Lo-fi, street-level. Short films by Vancouver-based filmmakers, all under 5 minutes each and family friendly.

In an Alley, on a Sidewalk, in a Yard... check irisfilmcollective.tumblr.com for locations and more!

September 23 2014 to September 27 2014
River Market, 810 Quayside Drive, New Westminster, BC, V3M6B9

New West Love Letter to Myself is a card-making time capsule. Participants make a beautiful and creative card to their future selves, and prepare a self-addressed stamped envelope.

Organizers will mail the letter in five years. All ages and abilities welcome. 100 participants at each of three drop-in sessions: September 23, September 25, and September 27. Join at River Market, 810 Quayside Drive, New Westminster.

More at: newwestlovelettertomyself.tumblr.com 

July 13 2014 to August 24 2014
New Westminster community locations TBD

We are an established group of welcoming single parents in the New Westminster area sharing resources and support through community-building gatherings. We'll be meeting twice a month throughout July and August to invite friendly new faces, and offer encouragement and understanding to other single parents in the city, as well as organizing gatherings for families to engage with one another, make new friends, and have fun.

June 29 2014
New Westminster

Hey New Westminster, a group of new Westminster immigrant residents want you and your family to join us (immigrant or not) to have fun and meet at our BBQ party. Expect food and games!!!

When: Sunday, June 29 at 1:00 pm
Where: Hume Park Pool

Please bring chairs,blanket, swimsuits, and towels, a plate to share (and if you have ) a BBQ.