Halloween Party, Oct 26

The kids/social committee will be hosting their annual Hallowe’en Party on Friday, October 26 from 6-8 pm in the Amenity Room.

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Dress up and stop by for spooky games, hot dogs and snacks!

Please bring a snack to share.

Everyone is welcome! We look forward to seeing you all there!

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2018 Municipal Election, October 20

On October 20, Vancouverites will head to the polls to elect a new city council and a new mayor.

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The #1 issue on everyone’s mind with this year’s election? Housing. Obviously, this is an issue that affects us very deeply here at the co-op. Even though we live in “affordable housing,” the definition of “affordable” in this town is very different than from many other cities around the world.

Vancouver is thought to be one of the most expensive cities in the world to live in, and the reasons for that are complex.

It’s incredibly important that we all get out and vote and have our say.

Advance voting: October 10 to 17, 2018

Election day: October 20, 2018

Vancouver voters will elect:

Here are some resources to help you make an informed decision.

September 2018 Events

Well, it’s official. Summer vacation is over, the kids are back to school today.

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We can still anticipate some nice weather over the next month, though (hopefully), so get out and enjoy the last beautiful days of the season.

Here’s what’s happening in the city this month:

Canada Day Celebrations this Weekend

Sunday, July 1 is Canada Day, and there’s lots of fun events going on all over the lower mainland.

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The biggest local event is, of course, Canada Day at Canada Place. You can stuff yourself full of poutine and Beaver Tails at the food trucks, take in live entertainment, and of course, we’ll all be on the roof watching the fireworks at 10:30!

For a list of other events around the lower mainland, click here.

 

And more movies!

Canada Place will be showing free movies in the summer as well!

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Theirs will take place on Thursday nights, so it’s possible you could see two free movies per week, all summer long!

Here’s the schedule:

July 12 The Greatest Showman
July 19 Coco
July 26 Top Gun
August 2 Mama Mia Sing-A-Long
August 9 Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle
August 16 Wonder Woman
August 23 Black Panther

For more info, click here.