Events

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Every May, we celebrate neighbourhood houses—and the people within them—with Neighbourhood House Week. Discover what your neighbourhood house has to offer through special events hosted from May 5-11, 2019.

More events are coming! Please visit again soon.

Saturday, May 4

South Vancouver Neighbourhood House
6470 Victoria Drive, Vancouver | Unceded Coast Salish Territory
Spring Open House, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Join us at South Vancouver Neighbourhood House (SVNH) for free entertainment, crafts, activities, prizes, and refreshments! This family-friendly event is a great opportunity for neighbours to connect and to celebrate springtime with us.


Sunday, May 5

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House
at LanaLou's | 362 Powell Street, Vancouver | Unceded Coast Salish Territory
Nanrats Community Celebration Demonstration, 7-11 p.m.
A rock show, raising money for AnJel shop at Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House—an ongoing project linking seniors with volunteers who help pick up and deliver their groceries!

4 local bands handpicked for your pleasure will be featured, and all of the proceeds will be donated ♥

Tickets are available at the door and are 12$ each for this ages 19+ event hosted at LanaLou’s.

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Tuesday, May 7

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House
800 East Broadway, Vancouver | Unceded Coast Salish Territory
Intergenerational Lunch, 12-1 p.m.
Join us for a healthy lunch with folks of all ages, with coffee and dessert for $5. Meet new friends of all ages and backgrounds, and stay for BINGO (1-2 p.m.).

Register at our front desk or contact Jenny for more details:
Jenny van Enckevort, jvanenckevort@mpnh.org
604.879.8208 ext 102

Burnaby Neighbourhood House
4908 Hastings Street, Burnaby | Unceded Coast Salish Territory
Graduate in Style, 6-8 p.m.
Neighbours helping neighbours. Burnaby Neighbourhood House presents a fashionable collection of free grad dresses and suits for Burnaby families and students.

Contact northinfo@burnabynh.ca for more details.


Wednesday, May 8

Kitsilano Neighbourhood House
2305 West 7th Ave, Vancouver | Unceded Coast Salish Territory
BBQ & Workshop, 5-7 p.m.
Join us for a delicious free BBQ with vegetarian options! We'll have fun carnival games and a casual workshop for you to connect and get to know neighbours!

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House
800 East Broadway, Vancouver | Unceded Coast Salish Territory
Open House, 3-7 p.m.
Come to our free BBQ with cake and refreshments, indoor and outdoor activities, a 50/50 draw, and entertainment!

Contact Jenny for more details:
Jenny van Enckevort, jvanenckevort@mpnh.org
604.879.8208 ext 102


Thursday, May 9

Association of Neighbourhood Houses of BC
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory
Good Neighbour Awards, 6-9 p.m.
We'll be celebrating the 125th anniversary of the Association of Neighbourhood Houses of BC, presenting awards for Good Neighbours, Youth Good Neighbours and Corporate Good Neighbours from many Houses, and honouring our BC Good Neighbour.


Saturday, May 11

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House
at Britannia Community Services Centre | 1661 Napier Street, Vancouver | Unceded Coast Salish Territory
Resurfacing History: Stone Soup Community Event
Resurfacing History focuses on developing a community process for promoting understanding of the land around us and in our communities. We will work together to build capacity for Indigenous communities to learn and practice land-based teachings.

All community members welcome to join in and explore knowledge to integrates actionable steps that can make social ecosystems and infrastructure work for the urban Indigenous families and community members.

Visit our website for more details, or contact Jolene Andrew: jandrew@mpnh.org