July Community Newsletter

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JULY 2016

Summer is in full swing and we have some great family friendly activities planned down by the river. We’re welcoming back River District Vancouver Drive-In Movies, pack up the car and come join us on July 9th for our first showing on the big screen. It’s our anniversary and you’re invited to the party! Mark your calendars for Saturday July 16th as we celebrate 5 years down by the river.

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Wesgroup & Fresh Air Cinema are pleased to present the River District Vancouver Drive-In Movies every weekend throughout the summer, Saturdays in July and Sundays in August.

Date: Starting July 9th, Saturdays in July, Sundays in August

Time: Gates open at 6:30pm, Show starts at dusk

Cost: July- $20 per car, up to 8 people  August- FREE (compliments of Wesgroup)

More details here.

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RIVER DISTRICT CENTRE 5th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION

Date: Saturday, July 16th
Time: 1:00-3:00pm

Join us for the celebration, an afternoon of festivities with a mini BBQ & family friendly entertainment. Please RSVP in advance. ?Details here.

RSVPevents@riverdistrict.ca.

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RIVER DISTRICT EVENTS

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

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ART ADVENTURES

Wild Goose presents Art Adventures for Kids Ages 2-12 (adult supervision for kids under 7)

Time: 3:30 to 5:00pm

Dates:

  • Sunday, July 10th – Puppets
  • Sunday, July 24th – WOW Slime
  • Sunday, August 7th – Drawing & Painting
  • Sunday, August 21st – Clay Creations

Cost: $40 for all 4 sessions or $10 per session (cash or cheque only).

Registration required in advance. Register at River District Centre.

Location: River District Centre 8683 Kerr Street

RIVER DISTRICT NEWS

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

 

MARKET TOTE SATURDAY

The 1st Saturday of the month means the first 50 shoppers who spend $10 or more will receive a River District Farmers Market Tote Bag. 1 per family. Conditions apply.

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Date:  Saturdays, now until October 15th 2016

Time:  10:00am to 3:00pm

LADIES CLOTHING DRIVE – HELD OVER

There’s still time to clean out your closets- we’ve extended our ladies clothing drive!

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You have until July 15th to bring your washed and gently worn items to River District Centre Donations are supporting My Sister’s Closet.

To find our more about the non-profit and thrift store, My Sister’s Closet, visit here.

 

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What’s at the market this week?

?We are excited to welcome Snowy Mountain Organics, they will be bringing fresh apricots from the Okanagan! Vancouver Public Library is a returning guest this weekend, they have some great programs to keep you and your family busy throughout the summer months.

See a list of this weekend’s vendors here

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River District Farmers Market Survey

May’s winner is Debby Hall and June’s winner is Kari Taylor Atkins. You’ve each won $25 to spend at the farmers market. Visit the market or River District Centre to receive your prize. A big thank you to everyone who has taken the time to fill out our visitor survey.

RIVER DISTRICT PROGRAMMING

Come check out the River District Centre Programs.
If you have any programming ideas, let us know!

Kids’ Activities

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Family Place: Tues & Thurs
Movie Matinee: Returning in September

Adult Programs

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Knitting Club: July 3, 17 & 31

Ladies Night: Returning in September

 

Health & Fitness

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Zumba: Mon

?Yoga: Tues & Sat

Fit 4 TwoTue/Fri & Thurs

Fit U Fitness: Mon & Thur

RIVER DISTRICT SALES

Thank you for visiting the River District Sales Centre! Due to an overwhelmingly positive response and in preparation for the next phase of homes in the River District neighbourhood, the sales centre is now closed.  They will reopen in the fall and regular hours will resume.

Should you have any questions or would like to schedule a private appointment during this time, please call 604.879.8830 or email homes@riverdistrict.ca.

Be sure to also follow us on FacebookTwitter, and Instagram for the latest project updates and photos.

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