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  • Schubert String Quintet

    Vancouver Chamber Music Society presents Franz Schubert’s String Quinet in C major, D956 live in New Westminster’s beautiful Anvil Centre. The same program will be...

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  • Winter Celebrations Daytime Program

    Immerse yourself in the Winter World installation, walk the peaceful lantern labyrinth, and enjoy performances and activities for all ages, all for FREE at the...

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  • Cartooning Day Camp

    Learn to draw characters, create short narratives through images and text, and discover the endless possibilities of cartooning. For 5 to 8 year-olds. For more...

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  • Paints, Prints & Plants: Creatively Celebrating the Land

    Build a sense of wonder about the natural environment! Children work with a variety of art mediums and natural materials while learning more about how...

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  • Paint/Draw/Sculpt Day Camp 2

    Encouraging creativity and confidence, students discover the thrill of creating projects with a wide variety of media, including acrylics, clay, pastels and more! For 7...

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  • Winter Celebrations: The Kerplunks

    The Kerplunks are Canadian children’s entertainers bringing high-energy, colourful performances to the stage. The Kerplunks play catchy self-penned original tunes guaranteed to get kids engaged,...

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  • Theatre Intensive: Take the Stage Continued

    For those that want to keep on learning and growing their drama skills, this half day camp helps reinforce the basics of character and script...

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  • Graphic Novel Day Camp

    Bring your stories to life through cartooning! Learn to draw characters, create narratives through image and text, and play with the comic strip format. For...

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  • Paint/Draw/Sculpt Day Camp 4

    Encouraging creativity and confidence, students discover the thrill of creating projects with a wide variety of media, including acrylics, clay, pastels and more! For 7...

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  • Winter Celebrations: Anna Pietrzak and Thomas Lamont`

    Anna is a versatile guitarist and pedagogue who performs solo around the world in chamber music ensembles and with orchestras in Poland, Austria, China, the...

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  • Old + New West: Hyack Square

    Beginning in 1859, the Royal Engineers surveyed what is now Downtown New Westminster into a grid pattern parallel to the Fraser River. What is now...

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  • Artist Focus Day Camp 1

    Review the life and work of a different famous artist every day. Kids will be exposed to age appropriate art history while working in a...

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  • Creative Dance Day Camp 2

    In this introduction to creative movement, little movers will explore their bodies and breath, while developing coordination, rhythm, spatial awareness and cooperation. For 6 to...

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  • Paint/Draw/Sculpt Day Camp 1

    Encouraging creativity and confidence, students discover the thrill of creating projects with a wide variety of media, including acrylics, clay, pastels and more! For 4...

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  • Winter Celebrations Daytime Program

    Immerse yourself in the Winter World installation, walk the peaceful lantern labyrinth, and enjoy performances and activities for all ages, all for FREE at the...

    Read More
  • Paint/Draw/Sculpt Day Camp 2

    Encouraging creativity and confidence, students discover the thrill of creating projects with a wide variety of media, including acrylics, clay, pastels and more! For 7...

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