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Festive Activities at Coquitlam’s Lafarge Lake

This year’s Winter Lights Display at Lafarge Lake is bigger and brighter than ever before! You can join in the magic this season by taking part in festive activities including caroling, scavenger hunts, tulip and lantern workshops, and hot chocolate … Continue reading

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Riverfest at the Fraser River Discovery Centre

The Fraser River Discovery Centre is pleased to announce the return of its annual RiverFest, Metro Vancouver’s biggest celebration of the environmental, economic and socio-cultural importance of the Fraser River. Riverfest will run from September 22 – 24th at the … Continue reading

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Rhododendron Festival at the Shadbolt Centre for the Arts

I stopped in to the Shadbolt Centre for the Arts at Deer Lake for the annual Rhododendron Festival. The best part of the festival was watching all the kids (and adults) flying the little plastic kites that they made there. … Continue reading

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Park Spark – a new community program Coquitlam

The City of Coquitlam has launched Park Spark – a new community program aimed at bringing Coquitlam parks alive. Park Spark offers meaningful, fun and unique experiences for everyone. The goal of the program is to make the community part … Continue reading

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Coquitlam Hosts Neighbourhood Swap Meet & Shredding Event

In an effort to help you with your spring cleaning, the City of Coquitlam is hosting a swap meet and paper shredding event Saturday, May 31, 2014. Spring is a good time to clean out your closets and find a new home … Continue reading

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Bullying Prevention Series Planned for Tri-Cities

To follow up on the successful October 24th anti-bullying community forum, the Joint Tri-Cities Family Court and Youth Justice Committee has organized a new series of bullying prevention information sessions. The first event in the new series is scheduled for this … Continue reading

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Bullying; It Ends With You

Bullying and cyber-bullying are challenging our communities more than anyone really understands. Bullying is not normal, it is not acceptable and it hurts everyone. If you are interested in discussing the impacts of bullying, join the Joint Family Court and … Continue reading

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Kid Sport New Westminster Fund Raiser

I have heard, although I am awaiting more details, that KidSport New Westminster is having a used sports equipment sale-fund raiser event on August 19th, 10am-2pm. The sale will be taking place at Glenbrook Middle School in New Westminster. The … Continue reading

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Coquitlam’s Teddy Bear Picnic

Tomorrow, that is Sunday, June 10, from 11:00am to 4:00pm there will be fun for all young children at Coquitlam’s Teddy Bear Picnic! There will be storytelling, puppet shows, rovers, gymnastics and more on Sunday from 11am to 4pm. You can also watch … Continue reading

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Coquitlam Hosting a Compost Tea Party

Coquitlam is hosting a very different kind of party on Thursday, May 10, 2012. To celebrate International Compost Awareness Week, the City is inviting people to attend a Compost Tea Party. “The event is aimed at teaching people how to … Continue reading

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