It is no secret that New Westminster has some very talented and active community members who are always on the lookout for innovative ways to add activities and programs that continue to make this city more amazing each day. Sometimes an idea could use seed money to help kickstart it, and others could use funds to improve an existing program. ONE Prize is a fund that is … [Read more...] about Donald’s Market ONE Prize – Ideas for New West
On Sunday, February 26, from 11am to 3pm, come to the big tent in front of New Westminster City Hall and you’ll find a bunch of kids making messy, unstable, and ultimately useless creations. You’ll not only see kids having fun, but you’ll see kids having some of the most innovative ideas during New Westminster’s Innovation Week. These kids will approach a pile of found objects, … [Read more...] about Spare Parts and Innovation
“Go outside and play!” How many of us grew up hearing that from our parents? This phrase is wrapped up in nostalgia. New Westminster, like childhood, has evolved. What was once row upon row of single family homes is now a patchwork of busy streets with high rises and mixed commercial spaces alongside quiet, tree-lined streets with those single-family homes. Our children still … [Read more...] about Go Outside and Play!