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Music Mondays

Watch the Sunset lobby transform into a living room with live performances! Featuring musicians in our community, ranging from high school students, children enrolled in programs, and local talent from the neighbourhood. Please come and visit for free entertainment, board games, snacks, and interactive music making! Its the perfect place to wind down for the evening. Event type: Arts / film / exhibit. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Ticket price: Free. Organizer type: Community centre association. Organizer: Sunset Community Association. Website: http://www.mysunset.net/events/lobby-livin-music-mondays. Monday, September 24, 2018, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. Sunset Community Centre 6810 Main St Vancouver, BC V5X 0A1, Canada.

Public hearing

This meeting is open to the public. Public hearings are held to consider and decide on rezoning applications (for zoning bylaw changes) and heritage designations. Council must hold a public hearing before deciding to change a zoning bylaw, according to the Vancouver Charter. One week before the meeting: View the meeting schedule , Request to speak at the meeting During the meeting: Watch the meeting live online If the meeting agenda isn't completed, the meeting chair will schedule the next meeting at the end of the meeting. Learn more about public hearings. Event type: Meeting. Area: Fairview. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Tuesday, September 25, 2018, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.

Mayor & Council Candidats' Meeting

Staff submitted Event type: Meeting. Area: West Point Grey. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: West Point Grey Residents Association. Tuesday, September 25, 2018, 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM. WPG United Church Hall 4595 W 8th Ave Vancouver, BC V6R 2A4, Canada.

Public hearing

This meeting is open to the public. Public hearings are held to consider and decide on rezoning applications (for zoning bylaw changes) and heritage designations. Council must hold a public hearing before deciding to change a zoning bylaw, according to the Vancouver Charter. One week before the meeting: View the meeting schedule , Request to speak at the meeting During the meeting: Watch the meeting live online If the meeting agenda isn't completed, the meeting chair will schedule the next meeting at the end of the meeting. Learn more about public hearings. Event type: Meeting. Area: Fairview. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Thursday, September 27, 2018, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.

PB & Council All Candidates Meeting

Staff submitted Meet the candidates for PB and City Council and listen to their presentations, followed by Q&As. Event type: Meeting. Campaign, project, or topic: Candidate forums. Area: Hastings-Sunrise. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: Hastings Community Association. Website: http://hastingscc.ca. Thursday, September 27, 2018, 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM. Hastings Community Centre 3096 E Hastings St Vancouver, BC V5K, Canada.

Culture Days LocoMotoArt Open Studio Event

Staff submitted Vancouver artists Dave Leith, Rob Scharein, Merlyn Chipman and Laura Lee Coles of LocoMotoArt, invite the public to visit their digital media studio on Friday September 28 from 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. on the third floor of Aberthau Mansion, West Point Grey Community Centre. Visitors will enjoy a variety of interactive sound and visual installations and experience meditative ambient sound and video works, including the enhanced digital kaleidoscope Moments of Happiness. Merlyn Chipman will demonstrate Weaving With Light where participants can create a digital pattern through movement. Dave Leith will present photographs from his series Going One Way. Laura Lee Coles will also show photographs taken in and around Jericho Park. The series are Urban Caution and Jericho Trees. Event type: Arts / film / exhibit. Education / lecture. Area: West Point Grey. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Sustainability: Near public transit. Ticket price: Free. Organizer type: Vancouver Park Board. Organizer: Fieldhouse Activation Program. Website: https://culturedays.ca/en/2018-activities/view/5b3008cc-5e9c-4b23-a465-36e58ac5a4f1. Friday, September 28, 2018, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Aberthau Mansion 4397 W 2nd Ave Vancouver, BC V6R 1K3, Canada.

Culture Days Weekend

Staff submitted Come celebrate the ninth annual Culture Days weekend at šxʷƛ̓exən Xwtl’a7shn (formerly QET Plaza) on September 28-30, 2018! Join us for performances at the #OnBeat stage, hands-on activities in the Multi-Arts Workshop, artist talks, and other creative projects in the Collective Creation Lab. Food vendors will also be onsite. Activities are scheduled from 2-8 pm on Friday and Saturday and 11am-5:30 pm on Sunday. Our opening ceremony will feature a welcome by Squamish Nation representative Dennis Joseph and Canoe family drummers and dancers. Other featured performances include: Mandy Rushton's Pop Culture Cabaret Sing-a-Long Sing-Along (Vancouver Culture Days Ambassador), piano concerts by Martin Mayer, workshops by the Indigenous Women Artists Collective, a "Play in a Day" workshop by Theatre Terrific, and a Pecha Kucha style presentation of artists by Kickstart Disability Arts and Culture. Event type: Arts / film / exhibit. Celebration / festival. Area: Downtown. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Near public transit. Ticket price: Free. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: Culture Days. Website: https://culturedays.ca/en/2018-activities/search/grid?query=hub-QETplaza. Friday, September 28, 2018, 2:00 PM – 8:00 PM. šxʷƛ̓exən Xwtl’a7shn (formerly Queen Elizabeth Theatre Plaza) 630 Hamilton St Vancouver, BC V6B 2P1, Canada.

Culture Days Victorian Graves and Monuments

Staff submitted Join artist-in-residence Marina Szijarto for a tour of the cemetary looking at British Victorian grave symbolism and Monumental masonic techniques followed by a slide show of London's Abney Park Cemetary and a project Marina has been working on there. Tea will be served. This event is wheelchair accessible. Everyone is welcome! Event type: Education / lecture. Tour. Area: Victoria-Fraserview. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Near public transit. Ticket price: Free. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: ACCS Mountain View Cemetery. Website: https://culturedays.ca/en/2018-activities/view/5b6a0d58-f4d4-4d7e-8ff5-3bf48ac5a4f1. Friday, September 28, 2018, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Mountain View Cemetery 5455 Fraser St Vancouver, BC V5W 2Z3, Canada.

All Candidates Meeting

Staff submitted 9:00-10:00, Pancake Breakfast, Meet Candidates, 10:00-11:00, Panel Questions & Answers, 11:00-12:00, Mix and chat with candidates. Event type: Meeting. Campaign, project, or topic: Candidate forums. Area: Kensington-Cedar Cottage. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: Cedar Cottage Community Board Of Directors. Email: kwoods@cedarcottage.org. Phone: 604-874-4231. Saturday, September 29, 2018, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Cedar Cottage Neighbourhood House 4065 Victoria Dr Vancouver, BC V5N 4M9, Canada.

Culture Days Material to Maker Match-Making

Staff submitted A “speed dating” session for Vancouver urban makers to meet gardeners with plantings and green waste that could be up-purposed for creative use. , Are you a maker that could help in a garden and or up-cycle another’s greenwaste? Do you have a garden that produces materials you think might be useful and can give away? Meet others with similar interests and build our city’s fibre shed for creative production! Registration is appreciated. , Organized by EartHand Gleaners Society as part of the exhibition 'Local Threads: relearning, reciprocity, reconnection on Salish land and sea'. , Supported by: the Government of British Columbia and the BC Arts Council, City of Vancouver Cultural Services, Vancouver Park Board, The Roundhouse , Skwachays Lodge. Event type: Arts / film / exhibit. Education / lecture. Open house / info session. Area: Downtown. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Near public transit. Ticket price: Free. Register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/materials-to-makers-match-making-tickets-48618672759. Organizer type: Vancouver Park Board. Organizer: Roundhouse Community Arts and Recreation Centre. Website: http://roundhouse.ca/. Saturday, September 29, 2018, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM. Roundhouse Community Arts & Recreation Centre 181 Roundhouse Mews Vancouver, BC V6Z 2W3, Canada.

Culture Days Public Art Walking Tour-Chinatown (Cantonese) 公共藝術粵語講解-中國城煤氣

Staff submitted Join an experienced tour guide for a free 75 minute walking tour of public art. This tour gives visitors and locals an opportunity to experience a sampling of what Vancouver’s Public Art Program has to offer. This Cantonese language tour focuses on the Chinatown & Gastown areas. , Advance registration is required.  , Tours without minimum attendance may be cancelled. , 75分鐘步行聽專業人士講解;免費;名額有限,請發短信或電郵報名;溫哥華市政府公共藝術部組織。. Event type: Arts / film / exhibit. Tour. Area: Downtown. Audience: All ages. Language: Cantonese. Sustainability: Near public transit. Ticket price: Free. Register: Reserve by Wednesday, September 26 at: dong.su@live.ca or 604-829-9555. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: ACCS - Cultural Services Public Art. Website: https://culturedays.ca/en/2018-activities/view/5b46ab2f-4f70-4268-9c03-3b4b8ac5a4f1. Email: dong.su@live.ca. Phone: 604-829-9555. Saturday, September 29, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:45 AM. Chinatown 111 W Hastings St Vancouver, BC V6B 0G9, Canada.

Culture Days Orpheum Theatre Tour

Staff submitted The Orpheum, a designated National Heritage Site, was built in 1927. Each year the theatre hosts international musicians, popular concerts, and unique events; it is also home to the beloved Vancouver Symphony Orchestra. , The 90-minute walking tours are hosted by the BC Entertainment Hall of Fame and reveal some secrets of the theatre's history. One story includes Frank Sinatra almost being kicked out of the theatre for breaking dressing room lights while he practiced his golf swing! Event type: Arts / film / exhibit. Tour. Area: Downtown. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Sustainability: Near public transit. Ticket price: Free. Register: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/2018-orpheum-theatre-guided-tours-tickets-45261350919?utm_term=eventurl_text. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: Civic Theatres, Downtown Vancouver BIA and the BC Entertainment Hall of Fame. Website: https://vancouvercivictheatres.com/. Saturday, September 29, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM. Orpheum Theatre 884 Granville St Vancouver, BC V6B 2C9, Canada.

East Van Votes

Staff submitted Family friendly meal and gathering to meet candidates for Park Board Commissioner and School Board Trustees. Event type: Meeting. Campaign, project, or topic: Candidate forums. Area: Grandview-Woodland. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Dietary accommodation. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: East Van Votes. Saturday, September 29, 2018, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Britannia Community Services Centre 1661 Napier St Vancouver, BC V5L 3X1, Canada.

Culture Days Plants to Net Event

Staff submitted Inspired by ‘sheep to shawl’ events, community participants assist in the challenge of creating a one-day-net with nettle stalks and local linen. , Organized by EartHand Gleaners Society as part of the exhibition 'Local Threads: relearning, reciprocity, reconnection on Salish land and sea'. , Supported by: the Government of British Columbia and the BC Arts Council, City of Vancouver Cultural Services, Vancouver Park Board, The Roundhouse, Skwachays Lodge. For more information: https://earthand.com/2018/07/19/local-threads-relearning-reciprocity-reconnection-on-salish-land-and-sea/. Event type: Arts / film / exhibit. Community. Area: Downtown. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Ticket price: Free. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: EartHand Gleaners Society. Website: https://culturedays.ca/en/2018-activities/view/5b60c9a0-d930-45fb-9268-290c8ac5a4f1. Saturday, September 29, 2018, 12:30 PM – 4:00 PM. Roundhouse Community Arts & Recreation Centre 181 Roundhouse Mews Vancouver, BC V6Z 2W3, Canada.

Culture Days Weekend

Staff submitted Come celebrate the ninth annual Culture Days weekend at šxʷƛ̓exən Xwtl’a7shn (formerly QET Plaza) on September 28-30, 2018! Join us for performances at the #OnBeat stage, hands-on activities in the Multi-Arts Workshop, artist talks, and other creative projects in the Collective Creation Lab. Food vendors will also be onsite. Activities are scheduled from 2-8 pm on Friday and Saturday and 11am-5:30 pm on Sunday. Our opening ceremony will feature a welcome by Squamish Nation representative Dennis Joseph and Canoe family drummers and dancers. Other featured performances include: Mandy Rushton's Pop Culture Cabaret Sing-a-Long Sing-Along (Vancouver Culture Days Ambassador), piano concerts by Martin Mayer, workshops by the Indigenous Women Artists Collective, a "Play in a Day" workshop by Theatre Terrific, and a Pecha Kucha style presentation of artists by Kickstart Disability Arts and Culture. Event type: Arts / film / exhibit. Celebration / festival. Area: Downtown. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Near public transit. Ticket price: Free. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: Culture Days. Website: https://culturedays.ca/en/2018-activities/search/grid?query=hub-QETplaza. Saturday, September 29, 2018, 2:00 PM – 8:00 PM. šxʷƛ̓exən Xwtl’a7shn (formerly Queen Elizabeth Theatre Plaza) 630 Hamilton St Vancouver, BC V6B 2P1, Canada.

Culture Days Public Art Walking Tour (Mandarin) 公共藝術中文講解-中國城煤氣鎮

Staff submitted Join an experienced tour guide for a free 75 minute walking tour of public art. This tour gives visitors and locals an opportunity to experience a sampling of what Vancouver’s Public Art Program has to offer. This Mandarin language tour focuses on the Chinatown & Gastown areas. , Advance registration is required. , Times without minimum attendance may be cancelled. , 75分鐘步行聽專業人士講解;免費;名額有限,請發短信或電郵報名;溫哥華市政府公共藝術部組織。. Event type: Arts / film / exhibit. Tour. Area: Downtown. Audience: All ages. Language: Mandarin. Ticket price: Free. Register: Reserve by Wednesday, September 26 at: dong.su@live.ca or 604-829-9555. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: ACCS - Cultural Services Public Art. Website: https://culturedays.ca/en/2018-activities/view/5b46a88e-34a8-4cbf-8930-3b348ac5a4f1. Email: dong.su@live.ca. Phone: 604-829-9555. Saturday, September 29, 2018, 2:30 PM – 3:45 PM. Chinatown 111 W Hastings St Vancouver, BC V6B 0G9, Canada.

PB All Candidates Meeting

Staff submitted This is an all candidates meeting for Park Board candidates. Event type: Meeting. Campaign, project, or topic: Candidate forums. Area: Downtown. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: West End Community Centre Association. Phone: 604-257-8344. Saturday, September 29, 2018, 2:30 PM – 4:00 PM. West End Community Centre 870 Denman St Vancouver, BC V6G 2L8, Canada.

Culture Days Syrian Food for the Soul

Staff submitted This cooking workshop will highlight the richness, complexity, and most importantly regionalism of Syrian food. This class will shed light the Syrian culinary hub of Damascus focus on what Tayybeh does best, homestyle food that feeds your body and soul and is reminiscent of your mum's kitchen. Participants will get the chance to learn about the history of Syrian food and specialty ingredients, and the history of the city of focus for the day. Participants will also hear stories about our chefs and their cooking experiences back home and now in Canada and take part in preparing 3 items. The class would culminate in a little Syrian feast for everyone. Event type: Arts / film / exhibit. Community. Education / lecture. Area: Sunset. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Near public transit. Ticket price: Free. Register: https://ca.apm.activecommunities.com/vancouver/Activity_Search/syrian-food-for-the-soul/184779. Organizer type: Vancouver Park Board. Organizer: Arts, Culture and Engagement. Website: https://culturedays.ca/en/2018-activities/view/5b3d25b6-e4ac-4fce-a89f-7d758ac5a4f1. Saturday, September 29, 2018, 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM. Moberly Arts and Cultural Centre 7646 Prince Albert St Vancouver, BC V5X 3Z4, Canada.

Culture Days Public Art Walking Tour

Staff submitted Join an experienced tour guide for a free 75 minute walking tour of public art. This tour gives visitors and locals an opportunity to experience a sampling of what Vancouver’s Public Art Program has to offer. This tour focuses on the Southeast False Creek (SEFC) area. This tour starts in Thornton Park and ends in the Olympic Village Plaza. Event type: Arts / film / exhibit. Tour. Area: Hastings-Sunrise. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Ticket price: Free. Register: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/public-art-walking-tour-olympic-village-sefc-english-tickets-48078664580. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: ACCS - Cultural Services Public Art. Website: https://culturedays.ca/en/2018-activities/view/5b46a5c8-2d44-409e-a0a1-39d08ac5a4f1. Sunday, September 30, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:45 AM. Thornton Park to Olympic Village - Southeast False Creek (English) 1166 Main St Vancouver, BC V6A 4B6, Canada.

Culture Days Every Body Dance Workshops

Staff submitted Community dance is about people like you and me working with professional dance artists, helping us achieve a sense of belonging, and positively impacting our experience of being in a community. A partnership between Made in BC and the Vancouver Park Board and supported by the Cultural Services of the City of Vancouver and the Hamber Foundation along Made in BC's funders: the Canada Council for the Arts, BC Arts Council, the Province of British Columbia, Canadian Heritage. For more info: http://www.madeinbc.org/every-body-dance-workshops-free-september-30th-2018/. Event type: Arts / film / exhibit. Area: Downtown. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Near public transit. Ticket price: Free. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: Made in BC - Dance on Tour. Website: https://culturedays.ca/en/2018-activities/view/5b609ff2-63a0-4ddc-95af-0abb8ac5a4f1. Sunday, September 30, 2018, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Roundhouse Community Arts & Recreation Centre 181 Roundhouse Mews Vancouver, BC V6Z 2W3, Canada.

Culture Days Weekend

Staff submitted Come celebrate the ninth annual Culture Days weekend at šxʷƛ̓exən Xwtl’a7shn (formerly QET Plaza) on September 28-30, 2018! Join us for performances at the #OnBeat stage, hands-on activities in the Multi-Arts Workshop, artist talks, and other creative projects in the Collective Creation Lab. Food vendors will also be onsite. Activities are scheduled from 2-8 pm on Friday and Saturday and 11am-5:30 pm on Sunday. Event type: Arts / film / exhibit. Celebration / festival. Community. Area: Downtown. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Near public transit. Ticket price: Free. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: Culture Days. Website: https://culturedays.ca/en/2018-activities/search/grid?query=hub-QETplaza. Sunday, September 30, 2018, 11:00 AM – 5:30 PM. šxʷƛ̓exən Xwtl’a7shn (formerly Queen Elizabeth Theatre Plaza) 630 Hamilton St Vancouver, BC V6B 2P1, Canada.

Culture Days All the Trees Talk

Staff submitted All the Trees encourages participants to take a closer look at the trees around West Point Grey Community Centre and Jericho Park. Thirty trees are tagged with an email address and an invitation to send a personal email to the tree. A group of poets, horticulturalists, historians and artists will be responding to the emails on behalf of the trees. , Join Vancouver Parks and West Point Grey Community Centre artist-in-residence, Holly Schmidt for a walk through the trees and hear more about the conversations among the people of Vancouver and the trees. For more info: https://www.beatapath.ca/. Event type: Arts / film / exhibit. Community. Tour. Area: West Point Grey. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Sustainability: Near public transit. Ticket price: Free. Organizer type: Vancouver Park Board. Organizer: Artists in Community Program. Website: https://culturedays.ca/en/2018-activities/view/5b3bba56-5be0-4f3c-9a49-10e38ac5a4f1. Email: hschmidt711@gmail.com. Phone: 604-339-3624. Sunday, September 30, 2018, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. West Point Grey Community Centre 4397 W 2nd Ave Vancouver, BC V6R 1K3, Canada.

Culture Days Music & Plein Air Painting

Staff submitted No instructor. Bring your own supplies and enjoy a convivial afternoon in the beautiful landscape of the aptly named Mountain View Cemetery, with artist in residence Paula Jardine. Composer in residence Mark Haney will set the mood with some mellow looping on his stand up bass. Tea will be served. The event is wheelchair accessible. Everyone is welcome! Event type: Arts / film / exhibit. Community. Area: Victoria-Fraserview. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Near public transit. Ticket price: Free. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: ACCS Mountain View Cemetery. Website: https://culturedays.ca/en/2018-activities/view/5b6a10ec-6960-4c55-a751-3ca28ac5a4f1. Sunday, September 30, 2018, 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Mountain View Cemetery 5455 Fraser St Vancouver, BC V5W 2Z3, Canada.

Culture Days Public Art Walking Tour: Southeast False Creek (Mandarin)

Staff submitted oin an experienced tour guide for a free 75 minute walking tour of public art. This tour gives visitors and locals an opportunity to experience a sampling of what Vancouver’s Public Art Program has to offer. This Mandarin language tour focuses on the Southeast False Creek (SEFC) area. This tour starts in Thornton Park and ends in the Olympic Village Plaza. , Advance registration is required. For more information or to book this tour, reserve by Wednesday, September 26 at: dong.su@live.ca or 604-829-9555. Event type: Arts / film / exhibit. Tour. Area: Hastings-Sunrise. Audience: All ages. Language: Mandarin. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Ticket price: Free. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: ACCS - Cultural Services Public Art. Website: https://culturedays.ca/en/2018-activities/view/5b46a6d1-caf4-4449-b618-3af08ac5a4f1. Email: dong.su@live.ca. Phone: 604-829-9555. Sunday, September 30, 2018, 2:30 PM – 3:45 PM. Thornton Park to Olympic Village 1166 Main St Vancouver, BC V6A 4B6, Canada.

East Van Votes

Staff submitted Family friendly meal and gathering to meet candidates running for Mayor and Council. Event type: Meeting. Campaign, project, or topic: Candidate forums. Area: Grandview-Woodland. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Dietary accommodation. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: East Van Votes. Monday, October 1, 2018, 5:30 PM – 9:00 PM. Britannia Community Services Centre 1661 Napier St Vancouver, BC V5L 3X1, Canada.

Park Board meeting

The Park Board commissioners hold meetings open to the public to discuss staff reports, review policy and projects, and plan for the future. To view the agenda, request to speak, and view meeting minutes and video after the meeting finishes: go to the Park Board meetings and decisions page. Event type: Meeting. Area: Stanley Park. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: Vancouver Park Board. Organizer: General Manager's Office. Website: http://vancouver.ca/your-government/park-board-meetings-and-decisions.aspx. Email: pbmeetings@vancouver.ca. Phone: 604-257-8158. Monday, October 1, 2018, 6:30 PM – 10:00 PM. Park Board Administration Office 2099 Beach Ave Vancouver, BC V6G 1Z4, Canada.

Candidate on small and local business

Staff submitted Vancouver's small and local businesses make our city great, and yet they sometimes have a tense relationship with the City's government. Affordable leasing, permits wait times, and zoning/licensing restrictions are just some of the issues that concern local businesses. At this event, we'll make sure the next mayor and council hears about the issues directly from businesses like yours, and we'll hear how they plan to make changes to create a better environment to do business in the city. , Confirmed candidates: Shauna Sylvester, Independent Candidate for Mayor, Ken Sim, Non-Partisan Association (NPA) Candidate for Mayor, Kennedy Stewart, Independent Candidate for Mayor, Adriane Carr, Green Party Candidate for Council (incumbent), Christine Boyle, OneCity Candidate for Council, Anne Roberts, COPE, , Event host: We are delighted to partner with the Strathcona Business Improvement Association (BIA) as our event hosts. The Strathcona BIA works to support industrial lands, foster… Event type: Meeting. Area: Strathcona. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: LOCO BC & Strathcona BIA. Email: info@locobc.com. Phone: 604-351-1664. Tuesday, October 2, 2018, 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM. Pink Pearl Restaurant 1132 E Hastings St Vancouver, BC V6A 1S2, Canada.

East Van Votes

Staff submitted Family friendly meal and gathering to meet candidates running for Mayor and Council. Event type: Meeting. Campaign, project, or topic: Candidate forums. Area: Strathcona. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Dietary accommodation. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: East Van Votes. Wednesday, October 3, 2018, 5:30 PM – 9:00 PM. RayCam Cooperative Centre 920 E Hastings St Vancouver, BC V6A 1M6, Canada.

East Van Votes

Staff submitted Family friendly meal and gathering to meet candidates for Mayor and Council. Event type: Meeting. Campaign, project, or topic: Candidate forums. Area: Strathcona. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Dietary accommodation. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: East Van Votes. Wednesday, October 3, 2018, 5:30 PM – 9:00 PM. RayCam Cooperative Centre 920 E Hastings St Vancouver, BC V6A 1M6, Canada.

Last Candidate Standing - Election Debate

Staff submitted Get ready to dial up democracy in the most exciting election event of the year! , Last Candidate Standing is the only debate open to ALL mayoral and council candidates registered in the 2018 Vancouver municipal election. The event turns the typical debate format on its head, allowing each and every party-affiliated and independent candidate a chance to take the stage and respond to questions on key local issues. It's part politics, part game-show, and 100% fun. Politics is a serious business, but in Last Candidate Standing, it's also mixed with generous amount of music, theatrics, and light-hearted entertainment. , The 2018 edition of Last Candidate Standing is being produced as a collaborative effort between the Vancouver Public Space Network, STAY Vancouver, Happy City, and SFU Public Square. The event is coming to life through the generous support of the Imperial Theatre, the MRG Group, and Faculty Brewing. , Tickets by donation. Event type: Meeting. Area: Downtown. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Register: www.lastcandidate.ca. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: Vancouver Public Space Network, and partners. Email: info@vancouverpublicspace.ca. Wednesday, October 3, 2018, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Imperial Theatre 319 Main St Vancouver, BC V6A 2T7, Canada.

All Candidates Forum - Commissioners for the Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation

Staff submitted Come meet the candidates who want your vote to become one of the seven commissioners for the Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation. Let's work together to make our great city even greater. Event type: Meeting. Campaign, project, or topic: Candidate forums. Area: Sunset. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: Sunset Community Association. Website: http://mysunset.net/. Email: sunsetcc@vancouver.ca. Wednesday, October 3, 2018, 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM. The Hall at Sunset Community Centre 6810 Main St Vancouver, BC V5X 0A1, Canada.

Co-Existing with Dogs: Understanding Dog Language

Staff submitted What is your dog trying to tell you? Join Dr. Ledger while she explains the behaviour of our dogs so that we can better understand and meet their needs. Dr. Rebecca Ledger, companion animal behaviour scientist, animal behaviour instructor at Langara College and Court approved expert in animal behaviour and animal welfare. Don’t miss out on this unique and exciting event! RSVP to let us know you will be attending at Parkstewards@vancouver.ca. , o Light refreshments served. Event type: Community. Education / lecture. Campaign, project, or topic: Dog Parks. Area: Riley Park. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Organizer type: Vancouver Park Board. Organizer: Vancouver Park Board. Wednesday, October 3, 2018, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Hillcrest Centre 4575 Clancy Loranger Way Vancouver, BC V5Y 2M4, Canada.

Update: PB All Candidates Meeting

Staff submitted Update: City Council candidates will no longer be at this meeting. Meet candidates running for Park Board. Hear their views and/or ask them questions at this All Candidates Meeting. Event type: Meeting. Campaign, project, or topic: Candidate forums. Area: Kensington-Cedar Cottage. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: Grandview CC Association. Wednesday, October 3, 2018, 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM. Trout Lake Community Centre 3360 Victoria Dr Vancouver, BC V5N 4M4, Canada.

VanDusen All Parks Board Candidates Forum

Staff submitted This is your chance to hear and question candidates running for Park Board in the October 20 Municipal Election. , This is open to the public and free of charge. Seating is limited and will be filled on a first-come-first-serve basis. , Doors open: 6:30 pm, Great Hall, Visitor Centre, VanDusen Botanical Garden, 5251 Oak St. Vancouver. Event type: Meeting. Area: Shaughnessy. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: VanDusen Botanical Gardens Association. Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/483078305500239/. Thursday, October 4, 2018, 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM. VanDusen Botanical Garden 5251 Oak St Vancouver, BC V6M 4H1, Canada.

Vancouver Halloween Parade & Expo

Staff submitted The 5th annual Vancouver Halloween Parade and Expo is a festival inspired by comics, anime, video games and mythologies from various cultures. Your favorite superheros and fantasy characters will be summoned by artists using amazing costumes and props. Attracting more than 100,000 spectators, the parade turns downtown Vancouver into the largest Cosplay stage with floats, marching bands and special effects. This is a family friendly festival so blood or gore costumes are not allowed. For more information, please visit our website VanHalloween.com. Event type: Arts / film / exhibit. Celebration / festival. Area: Downtown. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: Vancouver Halloween Parade & Expo. Website: www.vanhalloween.com. Email: pr@vanhalloween.com. Friday, October 5, 2018, 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM. UBC Robson Square 800 Robson St Vancouver, BC V6Z 2E7, Canada.

Vancouver Halloween Parade & Expo

Staff submitted Oct 5-7, 2018, the 5th annual Vancouver Halloween Parade and Expo is a festival inspired by comics, anime, video games and mythologies from various cultures. Your favorite superheros and fantasy characters will be summoned by artists using amazing costumes and props. Attracting more than 100,000 spectators, the parade turns downtown Vancouver into the largest Cosplay stage with floats, marching bands and special effects. This is a family friendly festival so blood or gore costumes are not allowed. For more information, please visit our website VanHalloween.com. Event type: Arts / film / exhibit. Celebration / festival. Area: Downtown. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: Vancouver Halloween Parade & Expo. Website: www.vanhalloween.com. Email: pr@vanhalloween.com. Saturday, October 6, 2018, 12:00 PM – 7:00 PM. UBC Robson Square 800 Robson St Vancouver, BC V6Z 2E7, Canada.

Vancouver Halloween Parade & Expo

Staff submitted Oct 5-7, 2018, the 5th annual Vancouver Halloween Parade and Expo is a festival inspired by comics, anime, video games and mythologies from various cultures. Your favorite superheros and fantasy characters will be summoned by artists using amazing costumes and props. Attracting more than 100,000 spectators, the parade turns downtown Vancouver into the largest Cosplay stage with floats, marching bands and special effects. This is a family friendly festival so blood or gore costumes are not allowed. For more information, please visit our website VanHalloween.com. Event type: Celebration / festival. Area: Downtown. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: Vancouver Halloween Parade & Expo. Website: www.vanhalloween.com. Email: pr@vanhalloween.com. Sunday, October 7, 2018, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Howe, Smithe and Granville Streets 800 Robson St Vancouver, BC V6Z 2E7, Canada.

Vancouver Halloween Parade & Expo

Staff submitted Oct 5-7, 2018, the 5th annual Vancouver Halloween Parade and Expo is a festival inspired by comics, anime, video games and mythologies from various cultures. Your favorite superheros and fantasy characters will be summoned by artists using amazing costumes and props. Attracting more than 100,000 spectators, the parade turns downtown Vancouver into the largest Cosplay stage with floats, marching bands and special effects. This is a family friendly festival so blood or gore costumes are not allowed. For more information, please visit our website VanHalloween.com. Event type: Arts / film / exhibit. Celebration / festival. Area: Downtown. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: Vancouver Halloween Parade & Expo. Website: www.vanhalloween.com. Email: pr@vanhalloween.com. Sunday, October 7, 2018, 12:00 PM – 7:00 PM. UBC Robson Square 800 Robson St Vancouver, BC V6Z 2E7, Canada.

An Evening of Conversation with Park Board Commissioner Candidates and Neighbours

Staff submitted Invitation to an evening of conversation at the Dunbar Community Centre, , We invite all candidates running for Park Board Commissioner positions to, meet our neighbours. , To: Park Board Commissioner Candidates and members of the public, Date: Tuesday, October 9, 2018, Time: 6:30pm, Location: Dunbar Community Centre, 4747 Dunbar Street, Vancouver, BC, Room: 202 (upstairs is accessible by elevator), _______________________________________, Vancouver is one of two places in BC with an elected park board. The Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation is made up of seven commissioners. The Park Board is responsible for managing City parks and community centres, and provides a wide range of recreation services. , In this election, approximately 30 candidates are running for seven available commissioner positions. Please join us for an evening of light refreshments and casual conversation with neighbours and candidates. Event type: Meeting. Area: Dunbar-Southlands. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: Dunbar Community Centre Association. Website: http://dunbarcentre.org/dunbar/2018/09/18/invitation-to-an-evening-of-conversation-with-park-board-commissioner-candidates-at-the-dcc-october-9-2018/. Tuesday, October 9, 2018, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM. Dunbar Community Centre 4747 Dunbar St Vancouver, BC V6S 2H2, Canada.

West End Mayoral Forum

Staff submitted Several stakeholders in the West End including: West End Families in Action (WEFA), WE Arts WEArts.ca, Denman & West Neighbours (DAWN), West End Seniors' Network, Gordon Neighbourhood House, Metro Vancouver Alliance, Young Ideas, and St. Andrew's-Wesley United Church are inviting Vancouver's leading mayoral candidates to discuss their positions on pressing issues facing the residents and businesses in Vancouver's West End. , AIM, to provide a forum where candidates can explain their positions and hear the concerns of local residents via questions to be provided by stakeholders. Among the themes of concern within the West End about which candidates will have an opportunity to share their ideas are: , 1. livability and quality of life; 2. residential affordability and homelessness; and, 3. viability of independent local businesses. , FORMAT, Candidates will answer questions provided by stakeholders, and a moderator (Richard F Zussman, Global) will ensure that answers and exchanges among… Event type: Meeting. Area: Downtown. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Live audio description. Scent-free environment. Sign language interpretation. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: West End Families in Action (WEFA), WE Arts WEArts.ca, Denman & West Neighbours (DAWN), West End Seniors' Network, Gordon Neighbourhood House, Metro Vancouver Alliance, Young Ideas, and St. Andrew's-Wesley United Church. Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/2415166955167128/. Email: Siobhan@gordonhouse.org. Tuesday, October 9, 2018, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. St. Andrew's-Wesley United Church 1022 Nelson St Vancouver, BC V6E 4S7, Canada.

Advance voting

Staff submitted All voting places are wheelchair accessible. Help is available to mark your ballot, with translation, and if you cannot enter the voting place. Find a voting place. Event type: Voting day. Area: All of Vancouver. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: Election Office. Website: https://vancouver.ca/your-government/where-to-vote.aspx. Email: questions@elections.vancouver.ca. Wednesday, October 10, 2018, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM. Citywide Vancouver BC, Canada.

National Geographic Live: Spinosaurus Lost Giant of the Cretaceous

Staff submitted National Geographic Live and the Vancouver Civic Theatres present: Spinosaurus the Lost Giant of the Cretaceous with Nizar Ibrahim German/Moroccan paleontologist Nizar Ibrahim, a postdoctoral scholar in vertebrate anatomy and paleontology at the University of Chicago and 2014 National Geographic Emerging Explorer, scours the deserts of North Africa for clues to life in the Cretaceous period, when the area was a large river system teeming with a profusion of diverse life. In addition to unearthing many huge dinosaur bones, he has discovered fossil footprints and a new species of flying reptile with an 18-foot wingspan that lived 95 million years ago. Ibrahim’s remarkable story and the findings of an international team of scientists were just published in the journal Science and as a cover story for National Geographic magazine. What has been unveiled appears to be the first truly semiaquatic dinosaur, Spinosaurus aegyptiacus. In 2014, Ibrahim was named a National Geographic Emerging Explor… Event type: Arts / film / exhibit. Education / lecture. Area: Downtown. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Buy tickets: https://vancouvercivictheatres.com/events/national-geographic-spinosaurus-oct-10-2018/. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: Vancouver Civic Theatres. Website: www.vancouvercivictheatres.com. Email: vctinfo@vancouver.ca. Wednesday, October 10, 2018, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Orpheum Theatre 601 Smithe St, Vancouver.

We Are What We Eat: Improving Dog Behaviour through Diet

Staff submitted What we put into our bodies can greatly affect our mood and behaviour. The same goes for our dogs. This event provides a science based guide to improving dog behavior and welfare through diets and nutritional supplements. Dr. Rebecca Ledger, companion animal behaviour scientist, animal behaviour instructor at Langara College and Court approved expert in animal behaviour and animal welfare. Don’t miss out on this unique and exciting event! RSVP to let us know you will be attending at Parkstewards@vancouver.ca. o Light refreshments served. Event type: Community. Education / lecture. Campaign, project, or topic: Dog Parks. Area: Riley Park. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Organizer type: Vancouver Park Board. Organizer: Vancouver Park Board. Wednesday, October 10, 2018, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Hillcrest Centre 4575 Clancy Loranger Way Vancouver, BC V5Y 2M4, Canada.

Advance voting

Staff submitted All voting places are wheelchair accessible. Help is available to mark your ballot, with translation, and if you cannot enter the voting place. Find a voting place. Event type: Voting day. Area: All of Vancouver. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: Election Office. Website: https://vancouver.ca/your-government/where-to-vote.aspx. Email: questions@elections.vancouver.ca. Thursday, October 11, 2018, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM. Citywide Vancouver BC, Canada.

Ross wading pool conversion

Come visit us at our open house to review design options and share your ideas. Event type: Open house / info session. Area: Sunset. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Organizer type: Vancouver Park Board. Organizer: Vancouver Park Board. Website: https://vancouver.ca/parks-recreation-culture/ross-park-wading-pool-conversion.aspx. Thursday, October 11, 2018, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Sunset Community Centre lobby 6810 Main St, Vancouver.

Ross Park Spray Park

Staff submitted In an effort to create more accessible and sustainable water play in our parks, we are converting selected wading pools to spray parks. , The wading pool at Ross Park has been selected for conversion to a spray park. The new spray park will replace the wading pool and will maintain the same footprint and will include new paving, a variety of spray types, and interactive features. Event type: Open house / info session. Area: Sunset. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Punjabi. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: Vancouver Park Board. Organizer: Alexandre Man-Bourdon. Website: https://vancouver.ca/parks-recreation-culture/ross-park-wading-pool-conversion.aspx?utm_campaign=ross-spray-park&utm_medium=Vanity&utm_source=ross-spray-park_Vanity (vanity=vancouver.ca/rossspraypark). Thursday, October 11, 2018, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Sunset Community Centre 6810 Main St Vancouver, BC V5X 0A1, Canada.

Advance voting

Staff submitted All voting places are wheelchair accessible. Help is available to mark your ballot, with translation, and if you cannot enter the voting place. Find a voting place. Event type: Voting day. Area: All of Vancouver. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: Election Office. Website: https://vancouver.ca/your-government/where-to-vote.aspx. Email: questions@elections.vancouver.ca. Friday, October 12, 2018, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM. Citywide Vancouver BC, Canada.

East Van Votes

Staff submitted Family Friendly meal and gathering to meet candidates running for Park Board Commissioner and School Board Trustee. Event type: Meeting. Area: Grandview-Woodland. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Dietary accommodation. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: East Van Votes. Friday, October 12, 2018, 5:30 PM – 9:00 PM. The Hall 1739 Venables St Vancouver, BC V5L 2H3, Canada.

Advance voting

Staff submitted All voting places are wheelchair accessible. Help is available to mark your ballot, with translation, and if you cannot enter the voting place. Find a voting place. Event type: Voting day. Area: All of Vancouver. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: Election Office. Website: https://vancouver.ca/your-government/where-to-vote.aspx. Email: questions@elections.vancouver.ca. Saturday, October 13, 2018, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM. Citywide Vancouver BC, Canada.

Neighbourhood Cleanup Party!

Staff submitted Usually, you tidy before company comes. But when you host or join a Neighbourhood Cleanup Party, the cleaning is part of the fun! We can’t wait to work alongside you at a Neighbourhood Cleanup Party near you. Because it’s not just about picking up litter, it’s about helping our neighbourhoods feel cleaner and safer, and having a whole lot of fun while we’re at it! Register for the Hastings-Sunrise Community Policing Centre’s Neighbourhood Cleanup by calling 604-717-3585 or emailing info@hscpc.com. Event type: Celebration / festival. Campaign, project, or topic: Cleanup party. Area: Hastings-Sunrise. Audience: All ages. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: Hastings-Sunrise Community Policing Centre. Email: info@hscpc.com. Phone: 604-717-3585. Saturday, October 13, 2018, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Hastings-Sunrise Community Policing Centre 2620 E Hastings St Vancouver, BC V5K 1Z6, Canada.

Zero Waste Reuse and Recycling Drop-off

Staff submitted Gather up all those clothes and shoes you no longer wear, and those small appliances and electronics that haven’t worked for months, and bring them to our Free Electronics and Used Clothing Reuse and Recycling Event. The clothing you donate may be reused as clothing or recycled to make wiping rags, re-spun fabric and other textile-based products. Items you can donate and bring for reuse: Computers and monitors (collected by Free Geek to re-purpose for those in need) , Clothing - women, men, children , Accessories - scarves, hats, gloves , Shoes , Bags and purses , Bedding - sheets, pillowcases, blankets , Curtains , Bath towels , Fabric shower curtains , Cloth tablecloths and napkins , Kitchen tea towels , Items you can recycle: Electronics , Video game systems , Small household appliances , Power tools , Home theatre components , Portable audio and video equipment , Phones , Household batteries , Light bulbs , Light fixtures , Car seats , The following… Event type: Celebration / festival. Community. Campaign, project, or topic: Keep Vancouver Spectacular. Zero Waste Strategy. Area: West End. Audience: All ages. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: Zero Waste and Resource Recovery. Website: http://vancouver.ca/drop-off. Saturday, October 13, 2018, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Barclay Manor parking lot (off Nicola St) 1447 Barclay St Vancouver, BC V6G 1J6, Canada.

Advance voting

Staff submitted All voting places are wheelchair accessible. Help is available to mark your ballot, with translation, and if you cannot enter the voting place. Find a voting place. Event type: Voting day. Area: All of Vancouver. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: Election Office. Website: https://vancouver.ca/your-government/where-to-vote.aspx. Email: questions@elections.vancouver.ca. Sunday, October 14, 2018, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM. Citywide Vancouver BC, Canada.

Neighbourhood Cleanup Party!

Staff submitted Usually, you tidy before company comes. But when you host or join a Neighbourhood Cleanup Party, the cleaning is part of the fun! We can’t wait to work alongside you at a Neighbourhood Cleanup Party near you. Because it’s not just about picking up litter, it’s about helping our neighbourhoods feel cleaner and safer, and having a whole lot of fun while we’re at it! Register for the Solid Waste Association of North America's cleanup of English Bay at https://www.shorelinecleanup.ca/cleanups/yor0w. Event type: Celebration / festival. Campaign, project, or topic: Cleanup party. Area: Downtown. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Register: https://www.shorelinecleanup.ca/cleanups/yor0w. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: Solid Waste Association of North America. Sunday, October 14, 2018, 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM. English Bay - Morton Park Morton Park 1800 Morton Ave, Vancouver, BC V6G, Canada.

Connaught spray park renewal open house

Come visit us at our open house to review design options and share your ideas. Event type: Open house / info session. Area: Kitsilano. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Organizer type: Vancouver Park Board. Organizer: Vancouver Park Board. Website: https://vancouver.ca/parks-recreation-culture/connaught-park-spray-park-renewal.aspx. Sunday, October 14, 2018, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Connaught Park 2390 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver.

Connaught Spray Park

Staff submitted Working with the Kitsilano Community Centre Association, the Kitsilano War Memorial Community Centre, and members of the community, the Vancouver Park Board will be renewing the spray park in Connaught Park to make it more engaging, accessible, and sustainable. , The new spray park will maintain the same footprint of the existing one but will include new paving, a variety of spray types, and interactive features. Event type: Open house / info session. Area: Kitsilano. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: Vancouver Park Board. Organizer: Alexandre Man-Bourdon. Website: https://vancouver.ca/parks-recreation-culture/connaught-park-spray-park-renewal.aspx?utm_campaign=connaught-spray-park&utm_medium=Vanity&utm_source=connaught-spray-park_Vanity (vanity=vancouver.ca/connaughtspraypark). Sunday, October 14, 2018, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Connaught Park 2390 W 10th Ave Vancouver, BC V6K 2J3, Canada.

Cathedral Mayoral Debate

Staff submitted An opportunity to meet the candidates for Mayor in a public forum moderated by Rick Cluff. Event type: Meeting. Campaign, project, or topic: Candidate forums. Area: Downtown. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: Peter Elliott. Email: peter@thecathedral.ca. Phone: 6046823848x29. Sunday, October 14, 2018, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM. Christ Church Cathedral 690 Burrard St Vancouver, BC V6C 2L1, Canada.

Advance voting

Staff submitted All voting places are wheelchair accessible. Help is available to mark your ballot, with translation, and if you cannot enter the voting place. Find a voting place. Event type: Voting day. Area: All of Vancouver. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: Election Office. Website: https://vancouver.ca/your-government/where-to-vote.aspx. Email: questions@elections.vancouver.ca. Monday, October 15, 2018, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM. Citywide Vancouver BC, Canada.

All Candidates Meeting for Arts and Culture

Staff submitted A vibrant cultural sector creates a desirable environment for business development and growth, and contributes significantly to education, to healthcare, to social services and so much more. It's essential to an innovative, prosperous and inclusive community. This is a chance to learn your candidates' position on the arts and culture issues that matter most to you. We hope to see you there! Event type: Meeting. Area: Kitsilano. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Register: http://www.artsvotebc.ca/all-candidates-meeting/. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: BC Alliance for Arts + Culture and Museum of Vancouver. Website: http://www.artsvotebc.ca/all-candidates-meeting/. Email: info@allianceforarts.com. Monday, October 15, 2018, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Museum of Vancouver 1100 Chestnut St Vancouver, BC V6J 3J9, Canada.

Advance voting

Staff submitted All voting places are wheelchair accessible. Help is available to mark your ballot, with translation, and if you cannot enter the voting place. Find a voting place. Event type: Voting day. Area: All of Vancouver. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: Election Office. Website: https://vancouver.ca/your-government/where-to-vote.aspx. Email: questions@elections.vancouver.ca. Tuesday, October 16, 2018, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM. Citywide Vancouver BC, Canada.

Talent Tuesdays

Watch the Sunset lobby transform into a living room with live performances! Featuring talents in our community, ranging from high school students, children enrolled in programs, and local talent from the neighbourhood. Please come and visit for free entertainment, board games, snacks, and interactive music making! Its the perfect place to wind down for the evening. Event type: Arts / film / exhibit. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Ticket price: Free. Organizer type: Community centre association. Organizer: Sunset Commmunity Association. Website: http://www.mysunset.net/events/lobby-livin-music-mondays. Tuesday, October 16, 2018, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. Sunset Community Centre 6810 Main St Vancouver, BC V5X 0A1, Canada.

Advance voting

Staff submitted All voting places are wheelchair accessible. Help is available to mark your ballot, with translation, and if you cannot enter the voting place. Find a voting place. Event type: Voting day. Area: All of Vancouver. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: Election Office. Website: https://vancouver.ca/your-government/where-to-vote.aspx. Email: questions@elections.vancouver.ca. Wednesday, October 17, 2018, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM. Citywide Vancouver BC, Canada.

Top 5 Effective and Humane Training Tips for Your Dog

Staff submitted This event is geared towards dog owners of all ages who wish to learn tips and techniques to improve and better understand the behaviour of their pet. Join Kim Monteith and her highly trained canine team while they share the best practices on how to train your dog. Kim Monteith, Manager of Animal Welfare and Behaviour at BC SCPA and canine trainer. Kim has over 20 years of experience in animal welfare through her work in animal shelters, emergency centres, and supporting cruelty investigations. Don’t miss out on this unique and exciting event! RSVP to let us know you will be attending at Parkstewards@vancouver.ca. o Light refreshments served. Event type: Community. Education / lecture. Campaign, project, or topic: Dog Parks. Area: Mount Pleasant. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Organizer type: Vancouver Park Board. Organizer: Vancouver Park Board. Thursday, October 18, 2018, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Creekside Community Centre 1 Athletes Way Vancouver, BC V5Y 0C2, Canada.

Election day

Staff submitted All voting places are wheelchair accessible. Help is available to mark your ballot, with translation, and if you cannot enter the voting place. , Find a voting place, . Event type: Voting day. Area: All of Vancouver. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: Election Office. Website: https://vancouver.ca/your-government/where-to-vote.aspx. Email: questions@elections.vancouver.ca. Saturday, October 20, 2018, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM. City-wide Vancouver BC, Canada.

Court of revision (land averaging)

A court of revision is a special meeting of Council to deal specifically with local improvements, land assessment averaging, engineering, and business improvement associations. This meeting is open to the public. To view the agenda and meeting minutes: go to the Council meetings application. Event type: Meeting. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Thursday, October 25, 2018, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.

Dog Off-leash Stewardship Kickoff

Staff submitted Come join us for an interactive evening to discuss stewardship initiatives and opportunities in your dog off-leash park. This will be a great opportunity to meet like-minded dog owners and discuss how the Park Board can support projects to address the unique needs in your community. Don’t miss out on this unique and exciting event! RSVP to let us know you will be attending at Parkstewards@vancouver.ca. o Pizza and snacks will be provided. Event type: Community. Campaign, project, or topic: Dog Parks. Area: Downtown. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Organizer type: Vancouver Park Board. Organizer: Vancouver Park Board. Thursday, October 25, 2018, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM. Roundhouse Community Centre 181 Roundhouse Mews Vancouver, BC V6Z 2W3, Canada.

Neighbourhood Cleanup Party!

Staff submitted Usually, you tidy before company comes. But when you host or join a Neighbourhood Cleanup Party, the cleaning is part of the fun! We can’t wait to work alongside you at a Neighbourhood Cleanup Party near you. Because it’s not just about picking up litter, it’s about helping our neighbourhoods feel cleaner and safer, and having a whole lot of fun while we’re at it! Register for the Hastings-Sunrise Community Policing Centre’s Neighbourhood Cleanup by calling 604-717-3585 or emailing info@hscpc.com. Event type: Celebration / festival. Campaign, project, or topic: Cleanup party. Area: Hastings-Sunrise. Audience: All ages. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: Hastings-Sunrise Community Policing Centre. Email: info@hscpc.com. Phone: 604-717-3585. Saturday, October 27, 2018, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Hastings-Sunrise Community Policing Centre 2620 E Hastings St Vancouver, BC V5K 1Z6, Canada.

Music Mondays

Watch the Sunset lobby transform into a living room with live performances! Featuring musicians in our community, ranging from high school students, children enrolled in programs, and local talent from the neighbourhood. Please come and visit for free entertainment, board games, snacks, and interactive music making! Its the perfect place to wind down for the evening. Event type: Arts / film / exhibit. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Ticket price: Free. Organizer type: Community centre association. Organizer: Sunset Community Association. Website: http://www.mysunset.net/events/lobby-livin-music-mondays. Monday, October 29, 2018, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. Sunset Community Centre 6810 Main St Vancouver, BC V5X 0A1, Canada.

Park Board meeting

The Park Board commissioners hold meetings open to the public to discuss staff reports, review policy and projects, and plan for the future. To view the agenda, request to speak, and view meeting minutes and video after the meeting finishes: go to the Park Board meetings and decisions page. Event type: Meeting. Area: Stanley Park. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: Vancouver Park Board. Organizer: General Manager's Office. Website: http://vancouver.ca/your-government/park-board-meetings-and-decisions.aspx. Email: pbmeetings@vancouver.ca. Phone: 604-257-8158. Monday, October 29, 2018, 6:30 PM – 10:00 PM. Park Board Administration Office 2099 Beach Ave Vancouver, BC V6G 1Z4, Canada.

Regular Council meeting

This meeting is open to the public. To view the agenda, speak at the meeting, and view meeting minutes and video after the meeting finishes: go to the Council meetings application. Event type: Meeting. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Tuesday, October 30, 2018, 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.

Inaugural Council meeting

This meeting is held for City Council to decide on various appointments and the meeting schedule for the coming year.  This meeting is open to the public. To view the agenda and meeting minutes and video after the meeting finishes: go to the Council meetings application. Event type: Meeting. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Monday, November 5, 2018, 5:00 PM – 10:00 PM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.

Park Board meeting

The Park Board commissioners hold meetings open to the public to discuss staff reports, review policy and projects, and plan for the future. To view the agenda, request to speak, and view meeting minutes and video after the meeting finishes: go to the Park Board meetings and decisions page. Event type: Meeting. Area: Stanley Park. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: Vancouver Park Board. Organizer: General Manager's Office. Website: http://vancouver.ca/your-government/park-board-meetings-and-decisions.aspx. Email: pbmeetings@vancouver.ca. Phone: 604-257-8158. Monday, November 5, 2018, 6:30 PM – 10:00 PM. Park Board Administration Office 2099 Beach Ave Vancouver, BC V6G 1Z4, Canada.

Regular Council meeting

This meeting is open to the public. To view the agenda, speak at the meeting, and view meeting minutes and video after the meeting finishes: go to the Council meetings application. Event type: Meeting. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Tuesday, November 13, 2018, 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.

Talent Tuesdays

Watch the Sunset lobby transform into a living room with live performances! Featuring talents in our community, ranging from high school students, children enrolled in programs, and local talent from the neighbourhood. Please come and visit for free entertainment, board games, snacks, and interactive music making! Its the perfect place to wind down for the evening. Event type: Arts / film / exhibit. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Ticket price: Free. Organizer type: Community centre association. Organizer: Sunset Commmunity Association. Website: http://www.mysunset.net/events/lobby-livin-music-mondays. Tuesday, November 13, 2018, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. Sunset Community Centre 6810 Main St Vancouver, BC V5X 0A1, Canada.

Public hearing

This meeting is open to the public. Public hearings are held to consider and decide on rezoning applications (for zoning bylaw changes) and heritage designations. Council must hold a public hearing before deciding to change a zoning bylaw, according to the Vancouver Charter. One week before the meeting: View the meeting schedule , Request to speak at the meeting During the meeting: Watch the meeting live online If the meeting agenda isn't completed, the meeting chair will schedule the next meeting at the end of the meeting. Learn more about public hearings. Event type: Meeting. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Tuesday, November 13, 2018, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.

Policy and Strategic Priorities Standing Committee meeting

This meeting is open to the public. To view the agenda, speak at the meeting, and view meeting minutes and video after the meeting finishes: go to the Council meetings application. Event type: Meeting. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Wednesday, November 14, 2018, 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.

Neighbourhood Cleanup Party!

Staff submitted Usually, you tidy before company comes. But when you host or join a Neighbourhood Cleanup Party, the cleaning is part of the fun! We can’t wait to work alongside you at a Neighbourhood Cleanup Party near you. Because it’s not just about picking up litter, it’s about helping our neighbourhoods feel cleaner and safer, and having a whole lot of fun while we’re at it! Register for the Hastings-Sunrise Community Policing Centre’s Neighbourhood Cleanup by calling 604-717-3585 or emailing info@hscpc.com. Event type: Celebration / festival. Campaign, project, or topic: Cleanup party. Area: Hastings-Sunrise. Audience: All ages. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: Hastings-Sunrise Community Policing Centre. Email: info@hscpc.com. Phone: 604-717-3585. Saturday, November 17, 2018, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Hastings-Sunrise Community Policing Centre 2620 E Hastings St Vancouver, BC V5K 1Z6, Canada.

Park Board meeting

The Park Board commissioners hold meetings open to the public to discuss staff reports, review policy and projects, and plan for the future. To view the agenda, request to speak, and view meeting minutes and video after the meeting finishes: go to the Park Board meetings and decisions page. Event type: Meeting. Area: Stanley Park. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: Vancouver Park Board. Organizer: General Manager's Office. Website: http://vancouver.ca/your-government/park-board-meetings-and-decisions.aspx. Email: pbmeetings@vancouver.ca. Phone: 604-257-8158. Monday, November 19, 2018, 6:30 PM – 10:00 PM. Park Board Administration Office 2099 Beach Ave Vancouver, BC V6G 1Z4, Canada.

Court of revision (local improvements)

A court of revision is a special meeting of Council to deal specifically with local improvements, land assessment averaging, engineering, and business improvement associations. This meeting is open to the public. To view the agenda and meeting minutes: go to the Council meetings application. Event type: Meeting. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Thursday, November 22, 2018, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.

Music Mondays

Watch the Sunset lobby transform into a living room with live performances! Featuring musicians in our community, ranging from high school students, children enrolled in programs, and local talent from the neighbourhood. Please come and visit for free entertainment, board games, snacks, and interactive music making! Its the perfect place to wind down for the evening. Event type: Arts / film / exhibit. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Ticket price: Free. Organizer type: Community centre association. Organizer: Sunset Community Association. Website: http://www.mysunset.net/events/lobby-livin-music-mondays. Monday, November 26, 2018, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. Sunset Community Centre 6810 Main St Vancouver, BC V5X 0A1, Canada.

CANCELED - Business licence/chauffeur’s permit appeal hearing

Event type: Meeting. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Tuesday, November 27, 2018, 9:30 AM – 1:30 PM.

CANCELED - Business licence/chauffeur’s permit appeal hearing

Event type: Meeting. Area: Fairview. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Wednesday, November 28, 2018, 9:30 AM – 1:30 PM.

CANCELED - Business licence/chauffeur’s permit appeal hearing

Event type: Meeting. Area: Fairview. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Thursday, November 29, 2018, 9:30 AM – 1:30 PM.

Neighbourhood Cleanup Party!

Staff submitted Usually, you tidy before company comes. But when you host or join a Neighbourhood Cleanup Party, the cleaning is part of the fun! We can’t wait to work alongside you at a Neighbourhood Cleanup Party near you. Because it’s not just about picking up litter, it’s about helping our neighbourhoods feel cleaner and safer, and having a whole lot of fun while we’re at it! Register for the Hastings-Sunrise Community Policing Centre’s Neighbourhood Cleanup by calling 604-717-3585 or emailing info@hscpc.com. Event type: Celebration / festival. Campaign, project, or topic: Cleanup party. Area: Hastings-Sunrise. Audience: All ages. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: Hastings-Sunrise Community Policing Centre. Email: info@hscpc.com. Phone: 604-717-3585. Saturday, December 1, 2018, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Hastings-Sunrise Community Policing Centre 2620 E Hastings St Vancouver, BC V5K 1Z6, Canada.

Park Board meeting

The Park Board commissioners hold meetings open to the public to discuss staff reports, review policy and projects, and plan for the future. To view the agenda, request to speak, and view meeting minutes and video after the meeting finishes: go to the Park Board meetings and decisions page. Event type: Meeting. Area: Stanley Park. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: Vancouver Park Board. Organizer: General Manager's Office. Website: http://vancouver.ca/your-government/park-board-meetings-and-decisions.aspx. Email: pbmeetings@vancouver.ca. Phone: 604-257-8158. Monday, December 3, 2018, 6:30 PM – 10:00 PM. Park Board Administration Office 2099 Beach Ave Vancouver, BC V6G 1Z4, Canada.

Regular Council meeting

This meeting is open to the public. To view the agenda, speak at the meeting, and view meeting minutes and video after the meeting finishes: go to the Council meetings application. Event type: Meeting. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Tuesday, December 4, 2018, 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.

City Finance and Services Standing Committee meeting

This meeting is open to the public. To view the agenda, speak at the meeting, and view meeting minutes and video after the meeting finishes: go to the Council meetings application. Event type: Meeting. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Wednesday, December 5, 2018, 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.

CANCELED - Business licence/chauffeur’s permit appeal hearing

Event type: Meeting. Area: Fairview. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Tuesday, December 11, 2018, 9:30 AM – 1:30 PM.

Special Council meeting (2019 Budget)

This meeting is open to the public. To view the agenda, speak at the meeting, and view meeting minutes and video after the meeting finishes: go to the Council meetings application. Event type: Meeting. Area: Fairview. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Tuesday, December 11, 2018, 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.

Talent Tuesdays

Watch the Sunset lobby transform into a living room with live performances! Featuring talents in our community, ranging from high school students, children enrolled in programs, and local talent from the neighbourhood. Please come and visit for free entertainment, board games, snacks, and interactive music making! Its the perfect place to wind down for the evening. Event type: Arts / film / exhibit. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Ticket price: Free. Organizer type: Community centre association. Organizer: Sunset Commmunity Association. Website: http://www.mysunset.net/events/lobby-livin-music-mondays. Tuesday, December 11, 2018, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. Sunset Community Centre 6810 Main St Vancouver, BC V5X 0A1, Canada.

Business licence/chauffeur’s permit appeal hearing

Business licence and chauffeur's permit appeal hearings decide whether to revoke or suspend a business licence or chauffeur's permit based on illegal and prohibited activities. This meeting is open to the public. To view the agenda and meeting minutes: go to the Council meetings application. Event type: Meeting. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Wednesday, December 12, 2018, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.

Neighbourhood Cleanup Party!

Staff submitted Usually, you tidy before company comes. But when you host or join a Neighbourhood Cleanup Party, the cleaning is part of the fun! We can’t wait to work alongside you at a Neighbourhood Cleanup Party near you. Because it’s not just about picking up litter, it’s about helping our neighbourhoods feel cleaner and safer, and having a whole lot of fun while we’re at it! Register for the Hastings-Sunrise Community Policing Centre’s Neighbourhood Cleanup by calling 604-717-3585 or emailing info@hscpc.com. Event type: Celebration / festival. Campaign, project, or topic: Cleanup party. Area: Hastings-Sunrise. Audience: All ages. Organizer type: Community partner. Organizer: Hastings-Sunrise Community Policing Centre. Email: info@hscpc.com. Phone: 604-717-3585. Saturday, December 15, 2018, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Hastings-Sunrise Community Policing Centre 2620 E Hastings St Vancouver, BC V5K 1Z6, Canada.

Park Board meeting

The Park Board commissioners hold meetings open to the public to discuss staff reports, review policy and projects, and plan for the future. To view the agenda, request to speak, and view meeting minutes and video after the meeting finishes: go to the Park Board meetings and decisions page. Event type: Meeting. Area: Stanley Park. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: Vancouver Park Board. Organizer: General Manager's Office. Website: http://vancouver.ca/your-government/park-board-meetings-and-decisions.aspx. Email: pbmeetings@vancouver.ca. Phone: 604-257-8158. Monday, December 17, 2018, 6:30 PM – 10:00 PM. Park Board Administration Office 2099 Beach Ave Vancouver, BC V6G 1Z4, Canada.

Regular Council meeting

This meeting is open to the public. To view the agenda, speak at the meeting, and view meeting minutes and video after the meeting finishes: go to the Council meetings application. Event type: Meeting. Area: Fairview. Audience: All ages. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Tuesday, December 18, 2018, 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.

Public hearing

This meeting is open to the public. Public hearings are held to consider and decide on rezoning applications (for zoning bylaw changes) and heritage designations. Council must hold a public hearing before deciding to change a zoning bylaw, according to the Vancouver Charter. One week before the meeting: View the meeting schedule , Request to speak at the meeting During the meeting: Watch the meeting live online If the meeting agenda isn't completed, the meeting chair will schedule the next meeting at the end of the meeting. Learn more about public hearings. Event type: Meeting. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Tuesday, December 18, 2018, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.

Policy and Strategic Priorities Standing Committee meeting

This meeting is open to the public. To view the agenda, speak at the meeting, and view meeting minutes and video after the meeting finishes: go to the Council meetings application. Event type: Meeting. Language: English. Accessibility: Accessible venue and parking. Sustainability: Bicycle parking. Near public transit. Water fountains. Zero waste / recycling stations. Organizer type: City of Vancouver. Organizer: City Clerk. Wednesday, December 19, 2018, 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM. City Hall, 453 West 12th Ave.