Vancouver Heritage Foundation

Brown Bag Lunch & Learn Lectures
April 5, 2017 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Vancouver Public Library Central Library
350 W Georgia Street
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Reviving Tamura House: Restoring Sheet Metal Pediments - April 5One of the last in the series of City of Vancouver and BC Housing SRO rehabilitation’s, Tamura House is a storied part of the Japanese community on Powell Street and now boasts fully restored spectacular metal pediments. Come hear about how sheet metal work is created and about heritage elements of Tamura House that have been brought back to life.  Heritage and Real Estate: Vancouver’s Challenging Heritage Environment - April 26Come attend an open discussion on the impacts of land speculation and development, the foreign-buyer tax and other issues affecting Vancouver’s heritage architecture. This discussion will be between Researcher and SFU City Program Director, Andy Yan, who researches the economics of property values and sales in Vancouver, and Gordon Price, former City Councillor and SFU City Program founding Director.For more information and to purchase tickets please visit