Community Events – September 1, 2017

Ways to Save at The Fair – Fair opens August 19th closing on September 4th, 2017

Promotional Days – https://www.pne.ca/thefair/ways-to-save/

  • Vancity Member Special – Every Day of the Fair, 11am – Late
    • NEW extended Special – Vancity members receive $5 gate admission every day of the Fair!
  •  Guests with disabilities can purchase an $11 Gate Pass which allows an accompanying attendant if needed. We simply ask that you show your Access 2 Card or another form of documentation. This offer is only valid on site at our ticket booths.


Spacious Music at the Atrium

June 25, July 23, Aug. 27, Sept. 24, 5 pm – 6:00 pm

Woodward’s Atrium (351 Abbott Street, Vancouver, BC.)


Inclusion BC to Host Inclusive Orchestra from Korea

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Summary:
Inclusion BC is proud to host String Ensemble Angelorum, an inclusive string orchestra from Korea that is making waves around the world.

Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity to enjoy the spectacular sounds of String Ensemble Angelorum, a string orchestra made up of youth without and with special needs (such as autism and intellectual disabilities).

Concerts will be held in Victoria (September 13 at Alex Goolden Hall) and Richmond (September 9 at Fraserview Church).

Tickets by donation at the door!  For more information contact Karla at 604-777-9100 or kverschoor@inclusionbc.org.

BelowString Ensemble Angelorum has some fun with its rendition of “Gangnam Style.”

 

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Click on poster to enlarge!


Walk for Reconciliation:

Join the 2017 Walk for Reconciliation in Vancouver! The Walk for Reconciliation is a positive movement to build better relationships among Indigenous peoples and all Canadians. This bold vision calls on everyone of all ages, all backgrounds, all cultures and all faiths to come together as communities and as individuals.

Now is the time to transform and renew relationships among Indigenous peoples and all Canadians. The act of walking and sharing our stories joins us in a commitment to create a new way forward for reconciliation.

Join and support the spirit of ‘Namwayut – We are all one.

Together, let’s walk for reconciliation on September 24, 2017!

Camping Fees for Persons with Disabilities

The purpose of this program is to provide support for persons with disabilities who are also receiving income assistance from the authorities identified.

Camping for free – what are the criteria?

If you meet any ONE of the following criteria, your camping party can camp for free. There is also no charge for a second non-recreational vehicle.

http://www.env.gov.bc.ca/bcparks/fees/disability.html

 

Collingwood Neighourhood House Community Lunch

Collingwood Neighbourhood House invites you to lunch every Tuesday and Thursday. Full meal prices are $6.25 for adults, $5.00 for seniors, $4.00 for students and $3.25 for children under 12.  Items can be purchased a la carte or “to go”.