Archive for the category "surrey"

New Surrey City Hall

February 19th, 2014 @ 10:06am by Rebecca Bollwitt

The new Surrey City Hall is open for business, 10.8km north of its previous location and now in the heart of Downtown Surrey. To put that into perspective, it would be like moving from South West Marine Drive up to Canada Place in Vancouver. The new Surrey City Hall has plenty of bells and whistles, […]

Toque Tuesday 2014 in Vancouver

February 3rd, 2014 @ 1:06pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Though it’s commonly known outside of the country as a beanie, wool hat or a knit-cap, it’s a toque to us and it’s playing an important role on Tuesday as it helps find long term solutions to end homelessness in Canada. Toque Tuesday Toque Tuesday is a part of a national campaign that has been […]

February Events in Metro Vancouver

January 31st, 2014 @ 11:39am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Bursting out of the fog that was January 2014, February 2014 is looking much brighter already. From Family Day to Olympic legacy events, Chinese New Year, Black History Month films at the VIFF Theatre, the Chutzpah! Festival, and your last chance to enjoy the Robson Square ice rink. A full list of February Events in […]

January Events in Metro Vancouver

January 2nd, 2014 @ 9:01am by Rebecca Bollwitt

A new year is here and as we roll into January, the calendar will slowly begin to fill with activities to help us through to the next holiday (Family Day in February). Watch for festivals, meetups, dinning events and more throughout the month as this list is updated daily. Be sure to check back often […]

Ice Skating on a Farm in Surrey

December 8th, 2013 @ 11:50am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Ice skating at Fry’s Corner in Surrey was something we looked forward to as kids as soon as it turned cold. Decades later, those who run God’s Little Acre farm in Surrey have taken it upon themselves to rekindle those magical memories on their own piece of land, flooding their field for a cause. Photo […]

Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend

December 6th, 2013 @ 10:34am by Rebecca Bollwitt

We’re already into December and the city is coming alive with festive lights and activities, despite the recent cold snap. I have your full list of things to do in Vancouver this weekend and if you’re heading out to pick up a Christmas tree this weekend, consider Aunt Leah’s tree lots. They support a great […]