FAMILY NIGHTS AT GRANDVIEW PARK
Grandview Park - 1657 Charles Street, Vancouver, BC V5L 2T4
FIVE FRIDAYS | 5pm to 8pm | July 28, August 4, 11, 18, 25
FREE FAMILY FUN
CRAFTS, PHOTOGRAPHY, LIVE MUSIC, SPOKEN WORD, POETRY, AND MORE…
A FREE COMMUNITY EVENT presented by…Commercial Drive Business Society, Britannia Community Centre, and Vancouver Park Board Rangers. Come join us for Free Family Fun!
JULY 28 - MAD HATTER TEA PARTY
Join us for treats, fun and laughter. You will be making your very own Mad Hatter. Space limited, please come early for a spot.
AUGUST 4 - MAKE PHOTOGRAPHY CLICK! ALFONSO ARNOLD PHOTOGRAPHY
A beginner’s guide to taking great photos on your phone or camera. A fun and Interactive talk and presentation on how to use the camera, and tools that regular everyday people use. Learn easy tips and tricks on how to get the best out of any photo taking situation. Great for all ages. Q&A session will also be provided.
AUGUST 11 - LIVE BAND – RIO SAMAYA
Britannia Community Services Centre britanniacentre.org
Rio Samaya aka Pancho and Sal have a sound that is uniquely South American, rich in history and positive vibrations. While some songs are covers of folk, rhumba and world favorites, many of their songs are originals written by Rio who plays acoustic guitar, ukulele, charango, harmonica and quena with his wife Samaya who provides shaker rhythms, accordion melodies and high vocal harmonies. Their music is authentic, distinctive, refreshing and uplifting.
AUGUST 18, LIVE BAND, THE SHEETS
Commercial Drive Business Society
The Sheets are a young, energetic five-piece cover band. Coming from different parts of the globe and from a variety of musical backgrounds, each member brings something different to the table. The result is a unique sound and a fresh spin on an impressive repertoire of crowd favourites. From Celtic to pop, reggae to rock, and everything in between, the Sheets have something for everybody.
AUGUST 25 - WILD SALMON CARAVAN LITERARY EVENT
Live band, spoken word poetry, community tables, and fun for the whole family. Come support the Wild Salmon Caravan!
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