April 1 - 5, 2009
Vancouver International Auto Show at BC Place. www.vancouverinternationalautoshow.com.
April 4 - 5, 2009
Vancouver Convention Centre Expansion - Public Open House. The 1.2 million sq ft waterfront expansion of the Vancouver Convention Centre is getting ready to welcome the world! Complete open house details at www.vancouverconventioncentre.com
7: World Healthy Day
April 9, 2009
Easter Eggstravganza! Join in on the fun at this great family Easter event! Enjoy games, arts and crafts, bouncy castle and an Easter egg hunt. Please pre-register to ensure your child's spot in the egg hunt. West End Community Centre, 604-257-8333.
April 9, 2009
FlipNComedy Show Against Gang Violence. SHARE LAUGHS, NOT BULLETS! A fundraising comedy show to benefit the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Vancouver. call: 604-525-2262. Visit www.lafflines.com for more details
April 16, 2009
Heather Pringle. Award-winning author Heather Pringle reads from The Master Plan, her groundbreaking story of scientific and political abuse on a global scale. Heather Pringle is one of North America's foremost popular writers on the subject of archeology. (Admission is Free. Space is limited). Vancouver Public Library, Central Branch 350 W. Georgia Street, 604-331-4040
April 19, 2009
Vancouver Sun Run. Mark Sunday April 19th in your calendar for The Vancouver Sun Run, presented by HSBC! It’s Canada’s biggest run and the second largest 10K in North America. After you cross the finish line, join us for the post race festivities and live music at BC Place! Go to www.sunrun.com or call (604) 689-9441 for more details.
April 21, 2009
On April 21th 2009 the Langara Display+Design class will open the doors to their “InHouse” grad show. This program focuses on Interior, 3D, and Graphic design, so the show is bound to be imaginative, inspiring and creative. Come check out Vancouver’s newest collection of fabulous young designers! Langara College: 100 w.49th ave. Vancouver; www.langara.bc.ca/display+design
April 27 to May 25, 2009
Shadbolt Centre for the Arts is pleased to announce the launch of a brand new film series produced in partnership with Film Circuit, a division of the Toronto International Film Festival Group (TIFFG). The Monday evening, three film series will run April 27 to May 25 with a focus on Canadian, independent and international films. www.shadboltcentre.com
April 28, 2009
Murder Without Borders: Dying for the Story in the World's Most Dangerous Places. Author and journalist Terry Gould tells why nine journalists, working in troubled hot spots and threatened with certain death, stayed on the story. (Admission is free. Space is limited. Co-sponsored by Public Library Services Branch, BC Ministry of Education). Vancouver Public Library, Central Branch 350 W. Georgia Street, 604-331-4040