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Burnaby Rotary Presents: “Are Genetically Modified Organisms a Public Health Risk?”


  Join Burnaby Rotary for ” Are Genetically Modified Organisms a Public Health Risk?”  An Overview of the Biological, Dietary and Economic Implications of GMOs”. Come and hear the ways throughout history that humans have attempted to modify the traits of organisms through selective breeding and advances in biotechnology.  Learn what it means to be a […]

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Do You Know What My Name Is? Community Health Event on Dementia


Annually, there are approximately 25, 000 new cases of dementia diagnosed in Canada. Many adult children who face aging parents with dementia will find this event informative and educational to becoming more skilled in handle such circumstances. We will have three exciting parts in our event. 1) An award winning movie : Do You Know […]

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Burnaby’s TQ Construction Named Four Time Finalist in Ovation Awards


Congratulations to TQ Construction who made a strong showing when the Home Builders’ Association of Vancouver (HAVAN) revealed this year’s Ovation Award nominees. These prestigious awards showcase the best of Metro Vancouver’s home construction industry, and with a record-breaking number of entries submitted, competition was intense. In addition to being nominated as Best Custom Home […]

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MetroTech Connect March MeetUp


  Funding Symposium Come listen to 5 speakers discuss the different stages of funding from bootstrapping to post-commercialization. Also, what it was like to go through the process from beginning to end. It will be an interesting & informative evening! WHO Jean-Louis Iaconis, M.A.Sc., P.Eng. Founder, iaconicDesign and CEO, Modena Smart Home. A Mechanical Engineer […]

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Is Your Company Doing Well? By Doing Good?


  Join Craig Kielburger and Afdhel Aziz for a dynamic morning of learning and insight. Craig Kielburger, New York Times bestselling author and founder of ME to WE – and Afdhel Aziz, Amazon #1 author of Good is the New Cool – will give you and your team the perspectives and ideas to build an […]

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JOIN the 2019 Walk30 Burnaby | New West walking challenge!


JOIN the 2019 Walk30 Burnaby | New West walking challenge! From April 8 – May 10, Burnaby and New West residents, students and employees are encouraged to take the challenge by walking 30 minutes a day. Track and share your daily walking minutes online. Walk to school, work, shop or play – every minute counts! Walk on […]

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Stories From the Eyes of a Social Worker – Rotary Club presentation


Join the Rotary Club of Burnaby on Thursday, March 21 and hear speaker Stuart Adamson as he presents “Stories From the Eyes of a Social Worker.” Stuart will be speaking about his experience in the social work field, families he has encountered and the realizations that came from these cases. Held at Bonsor’s newly renovated section. Doors open […]

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Park ‘N Fly YVR Gives Back To Local Community Groups


BBOT member Park ‘N Fly – YVR held a campaign over the last couple of months to encourage its management, staff and customers to donate warm clothing, blankets, gloves, shoes, boots, healthy non perishable food, toys and cash to local charities. At the end of the campaign, Park ‘N Fly is very pleased to announce […]

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3…2…1… LIFT OFF! The World Down Syndrome Day “Leave No One Behind” raffle is back!


The World Down Syndrome Day “Leave No One Behind” raffle is back! The big winner will jet off on a roundtrip flight for two guests to any regularly scheduled WestJet destination in the world! 2nd prize is 4 tickets to cheer on Alphonso Davies and the Canadian men’s soccer team, March 24 at BC Place […]

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“Grow Green Program Potential” – Rotary Club of Burnaby speaker presentation


Join the Rotary Club of Burnaby on Friday, March 15 and hear Karin England (Landscape Architect, Regional Parks, Metro Vancouver) as she presents “Grow Green Program Potential.” This is a public event. Mar 15, 2019 12:00 PM – 1:15 PM Fortius Sport and Health – London Room 3713 Kensington Ave. Burnaby, BC, BC  V5B 0A7 […]

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