September 2017 Community Newsletter

SEPTEMBER, WHEN LEAVES START TO BLUSH & TURN RED

SEPTEMBER 2017

The first week back to school is coming to a close and whether you’re welcoming a new routine or continuing your regular schedule, we hope you’ll include some time with your River District Vancouver community in your fall plans!

This Saturday, the Vancouver Parks Board is hosting their second open house for you to find out more about the plan for new parks in River District Vancouver. When the sun goes down, it will be time for the River District Vancouver Drive-In. Showings are Saturdays throughout September, come for one or stay for a double feature. Be sure to check our events calendar for when your favourite regular programs are back in session!

RIVER DISTRICT VANCOUVER
DRIVE-IN MOVIES ARE BACK

Wesgroup and Fresh Air Cinema are thrilled to welcome back River District Vancouver Drive-In Movies! Catch the first double feature this Saturday starting with the family friendly Cars 3, and then stay late for Baby Driver. The first showing starts between 7:15 – 7:45pm and the second will begin between 9:30 – 10:00pm (times are approximate).​​​​​​

Date: Saturdays, September 9th, 16th, 23rd & 30th
Time:  Gates open at 6:30pm.
Cost: Single Feature – $20.00 per vehicle when purchased online; $25.00 at the gate, Double Feature – $30.00 per vehicle when purchased online; $35.00 at the gate

Use promotional code ‘RIVERDISTRICT’ to get $5.00 off your online purchase!

See how you can win a free parking pass here

Check out the River District Events Page for more information.

VANCOUVER PARKS BOARD OPEN HOUSE #2

New Parks in River District Vancouver (East Fraser Lands)

The results from last October’s Parks Board Open House on design options and concept images for 8-acres of new parks will be shared on Saturday, September 9th at the open house.

Date: Saturday, September 9th
Time:  10:00am to 2:00pm (drop-in anytime)
Place: River District Centre (8683 Kerr Street)

For more information, please click here.

RIVER DISTRICT EVENTS

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SOUTH VANCOUVER NEIGHBOURHOOD HOUSE (SVNH) PRESENTS
ENGLISH CONVERSATION CAFE

SVNH is here and we’re thrilled to announce they will be leading English Conversation Cafe at the River District Centre.

Date: Saturdays, Sept. 16th, 30th, Oct. 14th, 28th, Nov. 18th, 25th
Time: 11:00am to 12:30pm
Fee: No cost. Registration required. Email events@riverdistrict.ca or call 604.431.5594
Place: River District Centre (8683 Kerr St)

Click here for more information.

TD HOMEBUYER SEMINAR

Are you planning on purchasing a primary residence, rental home or refinancing your existing home?

TD is hosting a free Homebuyer Seminar and you’re invited!

Date: Tuesday, September 26th
Time:  6:30 to 8:00pm
Place: River District Centre (8683 Kerr St)​​​​​​​
RSVP:  Email vincent.wong@td.com or
call 604.235.5158

​Click here for more information.​​​​​​​

LADIES NIGHT IS BACK

Do you enjoy wine and want to learn more about it? Join us for Ladies Night’s first Tasty Tuesday event at Everything Wine where their educated staff will guide us through the basics of wine and wine tasting.

Date: Tuesday, September 26th
Time:  6:30 to 8:30pm
Place: Everything Wine (8570 River District Crossing)
RSVP:  events@riverdistrict.ca ​

Click here for more information.

 

 

RIVER DISTRICT NEWS

 

 

ACCEPTING INFANT & TODDLERS CLOTHING DONATIONS

Please donate your gently-worn infant and toddlers clothing (newborn to size 5T) for the Family Place clothing drive. All proceeds from the sale helps support Family Place’s fundraising needs.

A big bin has been set up at the River District Centre (8683 Kerr Street) for your donations.

The sale will be held in October (date to come.)

 

 

 

 

 

 

RIVER DISTRICT WINTER CRAFT FAIR – CALL FOR VENDORS

The River District Winter Craft Fair will be held on the following dates:

  • Sunday, November 26th
  • Sunday, December 3rd
  • Sunday, December 10th
  • Sunday, December 17th

If you’re interested in joining us as a Vendor, please click here.

 

 

 

 

 RIVER DISTRICT PROGRAMMING

Kids’ Activities

Family Place: Tues & Thurs

Healthy Together: Thurs

 

Adult Programs

Knitting Club:  Sep 3 & 17

Ladies Night: Sep 26

Meditation: Tues

 

Health & Fitness

FitUFitness: Mon,Tues,Thurs

Zumba: Mon

Yoga: Tues & Sat

Mindful Mov’t: Wed

RIVER DISTRICT RENTAL

FRASER FLATS -SHOW SUITE OPENING THIS FALL

Fraser Flats is a brand new rental community featuring high-end finishes, well-planned interiors and outstanding amenities. Just outside your door, there’s lots to explore: a play area, terrace with views, landscaped green space, outdoor dining area and shared garden plots. With prime access to all the everyday shops, services and ongoing events at River District Vancouver, everything you need is right here.​​​​​​​

We’re looking forward to unveiling our new show suite this fall. To receive the latest Fraser Flats news, including show suite preview details, join our waitlist here.

RIVER DISTRICT SALES

AVALON 3 – COMING SOON

Introducing Avalon 3 – the third collection of residential homes coming to Avalon Park in River District Vancouver.

Coming fall 2017, Avalon 3 features luxurious one, two and three bedroom residences in a 25-storey tower and a 6-storey mid-rise, along with a collection of townhouse and live-work lofts. This new concrete community offers enviable access to nearby Town Centre and lush green space, along with outstanding onsite amenities for the exclusive use of owners.

Don’t miss your opportunity to be a part of this exciting new community!

Click here to register.