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
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 EVENTS
River District Ladies Night
Date & Time: Wednesday, February 17th
Location: River District Centre (8683 Kerr St)
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.
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!
RIVER DISTRICT NEWS
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.
RIVER DISTRICT PROGRAMMING
?Yoga: Tues & Sat
River District Spring Baker’s Dozen
CALL FOR VENDORS
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
The market begins in May and runs into October. Applications will be available in March.
RIVER DISTRICT SALES
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 email@example.com