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Warren Gill Memorial Lecture – Own Your City, Dec 6

Political engagement in cities is at an all-time low, but the passionate public discourse about visions for the places we live is louder than ever. What disconnect is hindering these conversations from translating ideas into reality? Jennifer Keesmaat, chief planner … Continue reading

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Managing Food Waste from Food Businesses, Nov 27

In 2015, food and food waste will be banned from the garbage throughout the Metro
Vancouver region. What does this mean for restaurants and other food businesses? Join
Metro Vancouver’s Sustainability Community Breakfast to learn how food businesses are
managing food waste, and … Continue reading

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City Centre: A Poetry Reading and Conversation About Life in Urban Vancouver, August 7

SFU Public Square, in partnership with SFU Continuing Studies, presents the Summer Writes: Urban Tales series. Join us to celebrate summer, writing, and the imaginative challenges of city life with award-winning writers. All conversations take place from 7 to 9 … Continue reading

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Sustainable Garden Fair

  The Sustainable Garden Fair takes place from 10am-5pm on June 8th at Strathcona Community Centre.  The main event is a series of 14 free workshops on gardening and home food production, complemented by local community groups hosting outdoor booths … Continue reading

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Lunch Poems at SFU Wed. April 17

Betsy Warland and Mercedes Eng featured at April 17 “Lunch Poems at SFU.” Presented by SFU Public Square, 12-1pm in SFU Harbour Centre’s Teck Gallery (515 W Hastings St.). Free admission, no registration required. Lunch Poems hosts well-known and up-and-coming poets on … Continue reading

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Vancouver Book Club: An Afternoon with Rob Taylor, April 29

Title: Vancouver Book Club: An Afternoon with Rob Taylor Date: April 29th, 2012 Time: 2:00 – 4:00 PM Location: The Waldorf Hotel (The Hideaway Room), 1489 East Hastings St. Vancouver Website: http://vancouverbookclub.com Facebook Event Page: https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Vancouver-Book-Club/118933511486199#!/events/392093444137089/ Description: On April 29th, … Continue reading

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