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Celebrate & Savour SFU’s 50th Anniversary


On September 9, SFU invites you to celebrate this momentous anniversary with an unparalleled opportunity to sample exquisite cuisine under the stars. The iconic AQ Courtyard will be alive with lights, music, live entertainment and chefs from more than 30 local restaurants – including Four Seasons Hotel Vancouver, Hawksworth, Vij’s, and more. This not-to-be-missed evening […]

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Puppy love behind fundraiser


[Burnaby Now – June 17, 2015] Bailey Jung loves dogs. He loves dogs so much, he began volunteering at the Pacific Assistance Dogs Society seven years ago and today, he uses his Burnaby-based company to help fundraise for the non-profit. Jung, the founder and president of Silver Bullet Shredding, is bringing his mobile shredder to […]

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BACI General Meeting & Summer BBQ!


Join us for 2 days of good food, entertainment, and interesting conversation! Come to our Summer General Meeting (GM), on Thursday, June 25, from 6:30 – 8:30 pm at Still Creek Centre, 2702 Norland Avenue in Burnaby. Join us at 6:00 pm to enjoy a light dinner and special entertainment before the meeting begins. Then hear special guest Jack […]

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Paraspace Landscaping gives back to Burnaby Hospital


[Burnaby Newsleader – June 17, 2015] Sunday morning finds most employees lounging, doing errands, and preparing for the week of work ahead, but for the employees of Burnaby’s Paraspace Landscaping Sunday, May 31, was spent donating their time to refurbish the rooftop patio garden at Burnaby Hospital. Two dozen employees volunteered their time and muscle power, […]

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After 5 Business Mixer Event at CIBC


Tuesday, July 14, 2015 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm An evening held in association with the Burnaby Board of Trade. Event will be catered Please RSVP by July 9, 2015 to michele.vaughan@cibc.com or 604 665- 1001 CIBC Brentwood Banking Centre 4567 Lougheed Highway Unit 28 | Burnaby | 604 665-1001

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BC-Korea Trade & Investment Forum


June 23-24  – Hilton Vancouver Metrotown in Burnaby The new Canada-Korea Free Trade Agreement has created significant business opportunities between the Republic of Korea and British Columbia and Canada. Join senior business and government leaders in B.C. and visiting from Korea to advance your business strategy to take advantage of the agreement. This forum will […]

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Scandinavian Midsummer Festival (20th Annual)


Date: June 20-21, 2015 Location: Scandinavian Community Centre, Burnaby; 6540 Thomas St (Kensington Ave & Sprott St; Exit 32 Eastbound, Exit 33 Westbound, from Hwy#1) Join over 5000 people and celebrate Midsummer at the Scandinavian Community Centre June 20 & 21! Gates open at 10am on Saturday: Tickets $10 at the gates; Under 16yrs FREE and Parking is […]

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Providing refurbished computers to schools and community groups across Canada


Industry Minister announces new investment to expand Computers for Schools to more Canadians While many children enjoy the opportunities that digital technology offers, not all have access to computers. With the Canadian economy becoming increasingly digital, access to technology is an integral part of a child’s education. The Computers for Schools program has played an […]

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Last Call For Nominations: SFU Outstanding Alumni Awards


Please help us celebrate outstanding Simon Fraser University alumni! If you know of an SFU grad who is making an impact in Burnaby, Canada or the world, and deserves to be recognized, consider submitting a nomination for the 2015 SFU Outstanding Alumni Awards. There are eight award categories which include Professional Achievement, Public Service, Service […]

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Hastings Park and Powell Street Walking Tours


Hastings Park Walking Tour When: Saturday, June 20, 2015, 10am Saturday, July 25, 2015, 10am Where: Meet at the northeast corner of Renfrew Street at East Hastings Street (PNE Fairgrounds), Vancouver. Admission: NNMCC members $8 + tax | non-members $10 + tax. Space is limited. Please reserve your spot in advance. In early 1942, over […]

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