Free Weekend at Science World – Around the Dome Festival

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Around the Dome Festival

September 27–October 26, 2014: Join Science World for their annual science festival that celebrates all of the amazing science and technology—right here in our very own community! Presented by Genome British Columbia.

Science World Free weekend

Free admission on Saturday, September 27, 2014 and Sunday, September 28, 2014
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North Van Events September 2014

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Shipyards Night Market

Friday, September 5 -26
5:00 – 10:00pm
Price: FREE
Enjoy live music and fantastic food from a variety of food trucks while perusing the local farmers’ and artisans’ booths. There’s also a beer garden for those aged 19 and over!
Where: Shipbuilder’s Square Foot of Lonsdale Avenue Continue reading


Back to School Tips

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YAY! It’s time for the kids to head back to school for another great year of classes, knowledge, friendships and sports. After a long (very long if you live in BC) summer of relaxation, fun, plenty of sunshine and unstructured days, it can be quite difficult to transition back into the routine of busy school days.

We have 5 simple tips that will help you make that back to school transitions smoothly:
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North Van Events August 2014

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Coming Up in September … Music in the Park

Monday, September 1  12:00 – 5:00pm  FREE
What better way to end the summer than spending the day outside listening to great music, visiting local artists at work and soaking up those last rays of summer sun, while taking in the majestic views of the North Shore mountains and the pristine Capilano Reservoir? Take the family and friends, your lawn chairs and pack a picnic lunch (or grab some great fresh, local treats from the food vendors). There will be free activities for the kids from 1:00-4:00pm and free artist demonstrations in many mediums from 12:00-5:00pm by a selection of talented local artists – they will also have artwork for sale.
Where: Cleveland Dam  Capilano Road
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July-events in the North Shore

North Van Events July 2014

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Saturday Summer Sessions

Saturday, July 5 to August 30  3:00pm – 10:00pm  FREE
Free concert series which takes place on Saturdays, and features free outdoor evening concerts as well as afternoon fun for the family. Activities include free interactive art for kids, face painters, and ‘Painters at the Pier’. Each week you will find a variety of food trucks, local artisan vendors and a beer garden for those 19 years and older. Take the family, take a chair and get ready to have some summer fun on the waterfront in North Vancouver.
Where: Shipbuilder’s Square  Foot of Lonsdale Avenue
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