Other Events

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Simon Fraser University – SafeGrowth® — Safety Planning in the 21st Century Neighbourhood
June 8, 2018 - 1:00pm - June 9, 2018 - 10:00pm
SafeGrowth® — Safety Planning in the 21st Century NeighbourhoodSafeGrowth is an integrated method for planning safe neighbourhoods. It incorporates neighbourhood governance, sustainability and safety into planning and urban design practice... > read more
Vancouver Heritage Foundation – Walking Tours with John Belshaw
June 23, 2018 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
The Narrows – June 23rd. Once upon a time, False Creek was much bigger. The first bridge to cross it did so at what is now Main Street, stretching from one thin peninsula to another. This was the Narrows. Even though the saltmarshes and... > read more
Vancouver Heritage Foundation – Walking Tours with John Belshaw
June 9, 2018 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
From Cedar Cove To Port Town – June 9th. Less than a century ago, the area around the foot of Victoria Street was a humming hive of industrial activity, working class homes and breweries. Now a bustling borough of hipster restaurants, old... > read more
Vancouver Heritage Foundation – Walking Tours with John Belshaw
July 7, 2018 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Gore: The Avenue That Slashes the East End – July 7th. If you look closely at a map of Vancouver, you’ll see that Gore Avenue does not align with anything. It was carved out of the forest before surveyors were laying out streets, giving it... > read more
Vancouver Heritage Foundation – Walking Tours with Adrienne Brown
July 28, 2018 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Open Spaces of Vancouver’s Downtown – July 28th & September 29th In the busy pace of Vancouver’s downtown core, places of respite and relaxation are a welcome addition. On this walk we will explore the history of open spaces in... > read more