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West End Car Free Day this Sunday, June 17, 10 am to 8 pm

Don’t forget that Denman St. will be closed this Sunday June 17 from 8 am to 8 pm for Car Free Day. Come join the West End Residents Association (WERA) and play some ping pong. This is how the event is described on the Car Free Day website: The West End is one of the […]

Home, Recap & Dialogue: An Exploration of 3 Vancouver Communities, Tuesday June 19, 6-9 pm

Recap and dialogue of the Jane’s Walks Special June 19, 6 – 9pm, Museum of Vancouver (1100 Chestnut St) In support of the ongoing community planning processes at the City of Vancouver, MOV and Spacing Magazine have partnered with them in order to co-host a series of walking tours in the three areas where planning […]

Is there a epidemic of renoviction occurring in Vancouver ?

On Tuesday, May 22 at 10 am the Vancouver Renter’s Union is organizing a rally to support tenants at 1850 Adanac Street who are being evicted. Activists are alleging that the tenants are being “renovicted”, a tactic that landlords use claiming the need to evict tenants in order to do major repairs to the rental […]

West End Community Storytelling Event

West End Community Storytelling Event Thursday at the “There’s no Place like Home” West End storytelling night. Doors open at 6 pm, Denman Cinema, 1779 Comox st. Here’s the storyteller line-up. The evening will begin with a welcome by Elder Audrey Rivers of the Squamish Nation. Hosted by the hilarious Morgan Brayton, with entertainment by […]

Food Scraps Drop Spot ready to expand with your help-community composting

This coming Saturday morning – May 12th around 10AM , there will be an informal ‘stand up’  meeting in the little park directly in front of Gordon Neighbourhood House for those residents interested in forming Drop Spot clusters for Composting in the Vancouver West End. For the past few months on Saturday mornings @ Gordon […]

Home: an exploration of what makes the West End Unique

More photos of the walk Guided Walk I am helping my friend Christine with this Jane’s Walk of the West End. Sunday, May 6, 2012 10:30 am Meet at the front of the West End Community Centre **This walking tour is part of the City of Vancouver, Museum of Vancouver and Spacing Vancouver’s special Jane’s […]

Photos from Earth Day: parade on the Drive and ivy busting in Stanley Park

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Two events for Earth Day-Sunday April 22, 2012

What are you going to be doing on Earth Day this year? Here are Two fun events that I know about for Sunday. More Photos from Earth Day Earth Day Ivy Busters in Stanley Park with MLA Spencer Chandra Herbert Sunday, April 22, 2012 1 pm – 3:30 pm Meet at the Stanley Park Pavilion […]

Signs of spring: Sun Run is this Sunday April 15, 2012, street closures and transit info

Signs of spring, don’t forget that the Sun Run is this Sunday. Don’t even think of driving downtown on Sunday till well into the afternoon. Best to walk, ride your bike or take the bus.

Rally to Defeat Bill C-31 “Defend the Rights of all Immigrants and Refugees

more photos from the rally On Wednesday, April 4, at 2pm at 300 West Georgia (at Hamilton St. across from the CBC Building) a rally is being organized to protest the Stephen Harper Government’s Bill C-31, which will affect the rights of immigrants and refugees.