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Variety’s 50th Show of Hearts Telethon

January 11th, 2016 @ 5:28pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Variety – The Children’s Charity, is planning a spectacular celebration for the 50th anniversary of its Show of Hearts Telethon. Happening Valentine’s Day weekend (February 13 & 14, 2016) festivities will be hosted by ET Canada’s Erin Cebula at The Centre in Downtown Vancouver and will also be live on Global BC from The Theatre […]

YWCA Skate Night at Robson Square

January 7th, 2016 @ 11:52am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Miss604 is pleased to partner with YWCA Metro Vancouver to present YWCA Skate Night at Robson Square next week. YWCA Skate Night at Robson Square Where: Robson Square ice rink (between Hornby and Howe, Downtown Vancouver) When: Friday, January 15, 2016 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm Admission is free or by donation to the YWCA, and […]

Where to Recycle Your Christmas Tree in Vancouver, Surrey, Langley

January 1st, 2016 @ 7:14am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Tree chipping events & where to recycle your Christmas tree in Vancouver, Surrey, Langley this January 2016.

Polar Bear Swim New Year’s Day Vancouver, White Rock, North Vancouver

December 29th, 2015 @ 11:14am by Rebecca Bollwitt

It was in 1920 that Peter Pantages created the Polar Bear Swim Club in Vancouver and the brisk ocean dip has been a New Year’s Day tradition for the last 96 years. Peter Pantages on a snowy Vancouver beach in 1927. Archives# CVA 99-1786. Polar Bear Swim Vancouver The Vancouver Polar Bear Swim takes place […]

White Spot Christmas Day Luncheon for Charity

December 23rd, 2015 @ 8:58am by Rebecca Bollwitt

For the 14th consecutive year, staff at the Kingsway Vancouver and Richmond Centre White Spot locations will donate their time and tips on Christmas Day to support local charities. The two restaurants hope to beat last year’s combined fundraising total of $16,000. Since the Christmas Day Luncheon’s inception, more than $160,000 has been generated for […]

Light a Life at Canuck Place

December 21st, 2015 @ 9:36am by Rebecca Bollwitt

This Christmas you are invited to Light a Life at Canuck Place. When you make a donation this holiday season you can light a virtual light to honour or celebrate someone special in your life. Image courtesy of Canuck Place Light a Life at Canuck Place A donation of any amount will allow you to […]