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SINK OR SWIM By Beverley Elliott
April 12 - 14 | 8pm + 3pm Sat At Evergreen Cultural Centre

If you liked the 2014 Pick of Vancouver Fringe …didn’t see that coming, you’ll love the prequel Sink or Swim. Singer, actress Beverley Elliott (Once Upon A Time) is thrilled to be back with brand new stories and songs.
A romp through the early years from the safety of the family farm to the daunting one room schoolhouse, grade 8 bullies and the choppy waters of Boiler Beach. Think Little House on the Prairie meets Lord of the Flies.
Navigating those first surprises, betrayals and epiphanies of life, that shape us all and move us closer to the adult we will become.

Tickets are only $33 Adults / $28 Senior / $15 Students. Visit evergreenculturalcentre.ca/entertain or call 604-927-6555 for tickets today!

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The Good News According to QUARTOM
April 15 | 7:30pm At Evergreen Cultural Centre

The Good News According to Quartom is a concert featuring a variety of a cappella songs of all kinds: Spiritual, Classical, Romantic, French, opera and includes also popular songs by French and English composers such as
Félix Leclerc, Georges Brassens and The Beattles and always performed with a classical technique that reflects the essence of the quartet’s identity

Visit evergreenculturalcentre.ca/entertain or call 604-927-6555 for tickets today!

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New Westminster & District Concert Band Myths & Legends Concert
April 16th, 7:30 p.m.

Evergreen Cultural Centre,
1205 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam.


Tickets are $15 and will be available at the door.

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Bear Smart 101

Would you know what to do if you encountered a bear on a trail - or in your backyard? Bear expert, Tom Saare will teach Coquitlam residents how to live with bears, and manage attractants, as well as give valuable safety tips for when encountering bears.

Reinforcing Coquitlam's commitment to being a Bear Smart Community, the City's Urban Wildlife Team is hosting a free Bear Smart 101 presentation for Coquitlam residents on Tuesday April 17, 2018 at the Evergreen Cultural Centre.

Doors open at 6 p.m. and the presentation starts at 7 p.m.

Arrive early to visit the Urban Wildlife booth, meet with staff, mingle with your Coquitlam neighbours and enjoy refreshments!

Coquitlam residents are encouraged to Be Bear Smart and preregister for Bear Smart 101 today, as seating is limited. Sign up online for free at coquitlam.ca/bearsmart101.

For more information contact 604-927-3500 or urbanwildlife@coquitlam.ca.

Learn more about the City's Bear Smart Program by visiting coquitlam.ca/bearsmart.

Date: Apr 17, 2018
Time(s): 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Cost: Free
Location: Evergreen Cultural Centre, 1205 Pinetree Way Coquitlam BC Canada
Contact Info: urbanwildlife@coquitlam.ca 604-927-3500

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Tri-City Singles Socal Club

Friday, April 20, 2018

The Tri-City Singles Socal Club offers an opportunity for 50+ singles to get together and enjoy a variety of fun activities such as dining, dancing, theatre, travel, movies and more. Please note our new meeting night.
Next meeting is Friday, April, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. at the Legion Manor, 2909 Hope Street, Port Moody.

ON STREET PARKING ONLY. Our members are from the Tri-Cities area and beyond. New members are welcome. For Directions and Info. Call Darline, 604-466-0017.

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12th Annual Hyde Creek Open House & Salmon Release
Saturday April 21. 10 am to 3 pm

Help us release salmon fry into Hyde Creek. They are beginning their long journey to the ocean.
Tour a working hatchery, view displays, murals and enjoy crafts.

A fund raising hot dog bbq will be on site.

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L'Innovation! French Classics by Request
Saturday, April 21, 7:30pm
At the turn of the 20th Century, France was the epicentre for musical innovation as artists sought to break away from the time-honoured traditions of the past. In this concert,
pianists Barry Tan and Stefan Nazarevich and brass/woodwinds player Geeta Das will present new and unique arrangements of Erik Satie's Gymnopedie no. 1, Georges Bizet's Habanera and Camille Saint-Saens' The Swan.

Tickets: Students $16 | Adults $21 (+ GST)
Available online at https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3017836 | by phone at 604.664.1636

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pARTy@PdA: Dance & Dine - Foxtrot Friday
Friday, April 27, 7:00-9:00pm
Get dancing at Place des Arts in celebration of International Dance Day! This edition of Dance & Dine is all about the Foxtrot! Learn how to do this smooth, expressive dance style in a workshop led by professional ballroom and Latin dance expert Oksana Latynina.
Then come together with the other dancers and tempt your taste buds with a complimentary tapas buffet. The dance floor will be open throughout the evening, so you can try out your newly acquired skills.

Come dressed to impress and receive a complimentary glass of wine!

Tickets $26/person or 2 for $42 (+GST)
Available online at brownpapertickets.com | by phone at 604.664.1636

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Legacy!
"What is a legacy? It's planting seeds in a garden you never get to see." ~ Lin Manuel Miranda.

Coquitlam Chorale has an amazing legacy. It was started by Ray Thompson in 1967, providing the Tri Cities community a way to continue their enjoyment and development of music and share their love of singing. This year's spring concert will celebrate 50 years of choral music with the Chorale.
We will share memories and past favourites, as well as head in new directions. The full diversity of the music we have sung and will sing will be shared from the past, present and into the future, featuring music from Brahms, Mozart, Palestrina and Wagner, to songs from Dear Evan Hanson and Hamilton.

It will be a celebration of classical, contemporary, musicals and spirituals.

Join us to witness the sharing of a great Legacy of choral music in the Tri Cities.

When:
Saturday, Apr 28 at 7:30 PM
Sunday, Apr 29 at 2:00 PM

Where:
Eagle Ridge Bible Fellowship 1160 Lansdowne Dr Coquitlam, BC

Tickets: $10 Students/Children, $20 Adults

Tickets can be bought online from Brown Paper Tickets at:
https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3382412

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Grab Life By the Handlebars and Ride in Wheel 2 Heal 2018 #Wheel2Heal

WHAT: Wheel 2 Heal is a fun, challenging and unique bicycle ride through the Tri-Cities that raises money for enhanced patient care at Eagle Ridge Hospital. With two shorter Trail Rides and a 100 km Road Ride option, the event is perfect for families,
road enthusiasts and casual weekend riders. The 100km is the only Lower Mainland ride that crosses 3 bridges!!! Post-ride; enjoy festivities, food and beverages in our Celebration Plaza. Your participation raises funds for the greatest needs of Eagle Ridge Hospital,
ensuring that our families continue to have access to immediate, life-saving healthcare in our community.

To register for Wheel 2 Heal and for additional information, please visit: http://wheeltoheal.ca/

WHO: All ages and skill levels are welcome to participate in Wheel 2 Heal. 15km, 40 km and 100 km rides are available.

WHEN: Saturday, May 5, 2018
7:00 am - Registration Opens
8:00 am - Road Course START (100km & shortcut)
10:00 am - Celebration Plaza Opens & Live Entertainment begins
10:00 am - Trail Course START (15km & 40km)
Celebration Plaza closes at 2:30pm


WHERE: Town Centre Park (Lot D) 1299 Pinetree Way Coquitlam, BC V3B 7S4

COST: Registration fee ranges from $20 for youth to $95 for adults participating in the road course. In addition, all riders are asked to raise (or self-pledge) a minimum of $250. Kids 8 and under are free with no minimum fundraising requirement.

About Wheel 2 Heal
Wheel 2 Heal is a fun, challenging and unique bicycle ride through the Tri-Cities that raises money for Eagle Ridge Hospital Foundation. 1 in 2 people living in the Tri-Cities are touched by the care given at Eagle Ridge Hospital. On average,
60% of the Hospital's new equipment is purchased with money raised through the fundraising efforts of Eagle Ridge Hospital Foundation.

This charity bike ride serves as a major fundraising event to help bridge the gap between government funding and healthcare delivery costs.

Facebook: Wheel 2 Heal
Twitter: @wheeltoheal
#Wheel2Heal

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About Eagle Ridge Hospital Foundation
Eagle Ridge Hospital Foundation's primary purpose is to raise funds and awareness to improve the health of our community through donations to Eagle Ridge Hospital (ERH).

Since 1982, we have raised more than $27 million to support the needs of ERH. The Foundation strives to provide hospital staff with the best medical equipment, programs and facilities, to better serve the Tri-Cities community. Through our relationships with donors, community partners, sponsors and volunteers, we are able to purchase on average 60% of the hospital's new medical equipment and technology needs to grow with our community.

For more information please visit: www.erhf.ca


Facebook: Eagle Ridge Hospital Foundation
Twitter: @ERHF1

16th Annual Hike for Hospice
Date: May 6, 2018
Time: 9 am to 12 noon
Venue: Port Moody Civic Centre, 100 Newport Drive, Port Moody

Each year this pledge-based, national, annual family event takes place on the first Sunday of May and raises funds to support people living with a terminal illness and their loved ones.
The purpose of the 5km hike is not only to raise much needed funds, but to raise awareness of the many challenges faced by hospice palliative care and to promote the wonderful work that all volunteers and professionals in the field perform daily.


website: www.hike4hospice.ca

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pARTy@PdA: Blooms & Bubbly
Create your own beautiful table-top floral art

Date: Friday, May 11
Time: 7:00-9:00pm
Location: 1120 Brunette Ave, Coquitlam, BC V3K 1G2
In a social and relaxed environment, create your own beautiful table-top floral art from fresh flowers and learn about floral arranging from award-winning floral designer Louisa Lam. Your arrangement will make the perfect Mother's Day gift or
use your new skills for the summer wedding season or to artfully display the blooms from your garden. Enjoy complimentary tapas and sip a glass of bubbly (sparkling wine, beer or non-alcoholic beverage) while you design, snip and arrange.

Please bring your own pruning shears and wire cutters.

Tickets: $76/person or 2 for $142* which includes the $50 supply fee to cover the cost of flowers & supplies for your take-home bouquet.
Available online at brownpapertickets.com | by phone at 604.664.1636

 

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