May 2018 Community Newsletter

Welcome May, the month for flowers

May 2018

Temperatures are warming up and we sure love seeing so many people out and about here #downbytheriver enjoying the scenery.

A big thank you to everyone who donated gently used children’s clothing for the Family Place fundraiser. Keep reading for information about updates regarding the River District and Rental Centre locations and River District Neighbourhood Centre programming hours. Later this month, we are also welcoming the City of Vancouver for an Open House. We are happy to announce that Wine Tasting at Everything Wine is back and now you can look forward to it every month – this month featuring Ladies Night. Finally, a sneak preview of what fun is to come this summer and beyond at River District.





Ladies Night: Back to Everything Wine

Date: Tuesday, May 29th
Time: 6:30 to 8:30pm
Place: Everything Wine (8570 River District Crossing)
Wine tasting at Everything Wine is back and now you can look forward to it every month. This month’s wine tasting features Ladies Night.
This evening’s theme is an Introduction to Wine Tasting class hosted by Kris Prazma. Kris is here to educate you on just how to describe the beautiful aromas of the grapes we’ve all grown to know and love. Join us on a journey with not only our mouths, but with all five senses.
Spots are limited, so make sure to RSVP. For more information, click here.





Cab-Topia with Everything Wine

Date: Saturday, May 26th
Time: 2:00 to 6:00pm
Place: Everything Wine (8570 River District Crossing)
Cost: FREE
Everything Wine is hosting Cap-Topia.
Join them for a store-wide celebration of premium Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa, Sonoma and around the world. 3 pouring tables, meats and cheeses and yummy snacks! Cab is Fab!!




See what’s happening at River District.




New to River District’s Town Centre


Kids’ Activities
Family Place:
Tues & Thurs​​​​​​​ 9:30-11:30am

Adult Programs
Ladies Night:
May 29 6:30-8:30pm


Health & Fitness
Mon 9:30-10:30am
(no class on Mon May 21st)
Mon & Thu (Stroller Fit) 11:00am-12:00pm
(no class on Mon May 21st)
Thu (Prenatal) 6:30-7:30pm
(no class on Thu May 24th)
Mon 6:15-7:15pm
Tue 6:00-6:45am
Wed 6:00-6:45am
Thu 6:00-6:45am




Health & Fitness
Tue (Chill) 5:15-6:15pm
Thu (Core) 5:15-6:15pm
(no class on Thu May 24th)
Sat (Foundations) 9:45-10:45am
Sat (Flow) 11:00am-12:00pm
(no classes on Sat May 26th)
Mindful Mov’t: 
Wed 6:00-7:00pm
(no class on Wed May 23rd)