February Community Newsletter


It is a month of celebration! We look forward to hosting a Chinese New Year event at River District. Join us on Saturday, February 6th for the opening of a new display suite at our sales centre as well as a traditional Chinese Lion dance performance by the Vancouver Chinese Lion Dance Association. For Valentine’s Day, come on Saturday, February 13th, make a Valentine for a friend or loved-one and stay for a viewing of the fun-loving fairytale Shrek.



Please join us to celebrate the Year of the Monkey:

Date: Saturday, February 6th, 2016

Time: 12:00pm

Where: Begins at River District Sales Centre (8700 Kinross Street) & concludes at River District Centre (8683 Kerr Street)

Details: The Chinese Lion Dance performance will begin at the River District Sales Centre with the traditional blessing and then travel to the River District Centre. Click here for more information.



River District Ladies Night

Date & Time: Wednesday, February 17th
Location: River District Centre (8683 Kerr St)
Time: 6:30-8:30pm
Event: It’s about Chocolate
Our Ladies Night Series continues with Chocolate. Join us for a session on the fine art of making chocolate. Light refreshments will be served. Details here.






Shrek_Poster_02Munchkin Matinee Movies at the River District Centre?

Bring yourself and a friend for a funny afternoon movie. This month’s feature film is Shrek, an animated fairytale about an ogre and his donkey! SHOWTIME is 2:00PM


  • Saturday, February 13th: Shrek (2001)
  • Saturday, March 12th: Home (2015)

For more information, please click here






Valentine’s Day Card Making

Kids and Parents, join us before Shrek on February 13th. Make a fun or loving Valentine’s Day card for someone special. We’ll have the supplies and sparkles, you bring your best heart drawing skills and sweet words to fill your cards!

More info, please click here

Find out more about what’s going on in the River District community, and what is to come!


Thank you TD Canada Trust



A special thank you to the Ladies at TD Canada Trust (Lily, Emily, Bonnie and Donna) for their wonderful and insight presentation/discussion on ‘Getting Financially Fit’.The River District TD Canada Trust Branch is extending its hours to better serve you. They’re new hours are: 11am-5pm daily (except Fridays).

Did you know that the Vancouver School Board offers StrongStart programming for preschool aged children?


The program is offered for parents and caregivers with children 0-5 years old. There are 3 locations with STRONGSMART Centres near River District. More details here.


Kids’ Activities
Family Place: Tues & Thurs
Mother Goose: Wed
Munchkin Matinee: Feb 13th – Shrek




adultactivityfeb2016  Adult Programs

Knitting Club: Feb 14 & 28
Ladies Night: Feb 17





healthandfitnessfebruaryHealth & Fitness

Zumba: Mon

?Yoga: Tues & Sat

Fit 4 Two: Mon & Thurs

Fit U Fitness: Mon & Thurs




River District Spring Baker’s Dozen




If you are interested in being a vendor for our Baker’s Dozen,
a market of local bakers selling their products,
please fill in our vendor application here

River District Farmer’s Market


If you are a vendor selling locally made goods and are interested in being a vendor for our River District Farmers Market,

please send us an email at events@riverdistrict.ca

The market begins in May and runs into October. Applications will be available in March.



The anticipated new display suite is opening at the River District Sales Centre!

Join us Saturday, February 6th at 12pm sharp as we open the doors for the first time to this new fully-furnished designer display suite. This A6 display suite is the 660 sq. ft. one bedroom and flex view home you’ve been hearing so much about.?

The Three Town Centre display suite will be closing soon. Come in before February 9th to view the popular Three Town Centre display suite.

River District Sales Centre is open daily from 12-5pm
Call today at 604.879.8830 or email your questions to homes@riverdistrict.ca


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