On May 2nd, the New Westminster Youth Awards will celebrate New West Youth. These awards are a ceremony designed to identify and recognize the accomplishments of youth within the City of New Westminster. There are six categories for youth accomplishments as well as one category for adults that have supported youth in their work towards success. The Youth Awards themselves … [Read more...] about The Kids Are All Right: Youth Week in New Westminster
For the first time in its history, the PuSh International Performing Arts Festival is extending its programming to New Westminster with the launch of Club PuSh at the Anvil Centre. New West residents can still catch up-close two renowned artists creating major buzz in Canada and the US as part of this series. Showing off his three-octave range, US singer Joseph Keckler moves … [Read more...] about Cutting-edge artists from Club PuSh coming to a venue near you!
Check out this coming event from Mayor Coté, a B-Y-O-Lunch event happening on December 15 at City Hall in Council Chambers. No RSVP is required, you just show up and bring your lunch and topics for discussion and it's an informal chat. Mayor Coté admits this isn't his original idea. "This idea came from a recent meeting I had with the Mayor of Victoria, Lisa Helps. They … [Read more...] about Brown Baggin’ It! Join Mayor Coté for a lunchtime chat!
This Saturday, the New West Montessori Society will be raising funds by hosting a carnival at Lower Hume from 12-4. The NWMS is the reason that a Montessori program of choice can exist in our school district, as they raise funds to purchase the Montessori materials used to teach the curriculum. This funding comes 100% from the public and they could use some much needed … [Read more...] about Montessori Society Carnival at Hume Park Saturday September 23
Did you know that by the time kids are 12 years old 50% of them will have been bitten by a dog? Brigette Mayer, the owner and head trainer of mutt & moggy Training & Pet Care, is presenting two free dog bite prevention seminars in New Westminster. The first takes place on Saturday, July 8, 2017 from noon to 2pm in the Port Room at the Queensborough Community Centre. … [Read more...] about Free Dog Bite Prevention Seminars for Families
Stephen Sondheim's music and lyrics come alive May 11- 21 at Anvil Centre Theatre in Patrick Street Production's A Little Night Music. This sophisticated Broadway musical, which includes the hit song “Send In the Clowns,” has won 6 Tony Awards (including Best Musical), a Golden Globe, and a Grammy. With Hugh Wheeler’s wry, witty script, and Sondheim’s luscious score this … [Read more...] about A Little Night Music comes to the Anvil Theatre May 11-21