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  • ARTSTARTS: ANDY THE MUSICAL SCIENTIST

    Music can be used to generate interest in science, just as science can inspire new approaches to music. Using home-made instruments and humor, Andy demonstrates...

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  • Last Monday at the Movies: You Are Here – A Come From Away Story

    You Are Here – A Come From Away Story is an intimate feature documentary that goes deep into the community of Gander, Newfoundland where 38...

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  • New West Pride

    New West Pride Street Festival

    From August 10th to 17th, 2019, our city will come alive with rainbows and activities for everyone to enjoy. The 17th marks the end of...

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  • Tofino Paint & Sip Night

    Tofino Paint & Sip Night Level 1 Painting – Beginners 7:00-9:30pm The locals call it the end of the road because Tofino is as far...

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  • Summer Fun Just Around the Corner

    Art Services and the New Westminster Museum and Archives are excited to showcase their “hot-off-the-press” summer program brochure.  Both departments worked closely with local designer...

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  • Codenames Comedy

    Four fiercely funny females form a comedy Tour de Force! Codenames presents an variety-style evening of sketch comedy, improv, and silliness that also launches the...

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  • SAVE THE DATES: Top 3 Musical Events in New Westminster

    Catch The Real Group at the Massey Theatre next week. This is the group's only tour stop in Canada.

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  • Popup Bookstore

    CALLING ALL LOVERS OF SCIENCE FICTION, FANTASY and other GENRE-RELATED BOOKS! Browse and buy beloved books to help raise funds for Canada’s oldest SciFi convention—VCON!

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  • Theatre Intensive: Take the Stage!

    This drama class will open your eyes to character and script work, strengthen ensemble building and help you find your confidence onstage. For 8 to...

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  • Royal Millions

    Receive entry ballots playing $1 slot machines (excluding electronic table games, TBR and multi-denom slots) for a chance to win Weekly Draw prizes. Prize Draws...

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  • BC Vineyard Paint & Sip Night

    BC Vineyard Paint & Sip Night Level 1 Painting – Beginners 7:00-9:30pm As part of our Regional Painting Series we are happy to share this...

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  • 3RD ANNUAL TINYPRENEURS

    3rd Annual Tinypreneurs

    The Children Entrepreneurs will be back in New Westminster for the 3rd Annual Tinypreneurs event. A phenomenal children market place, with kids performances, workshops, talks...

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  • Northern Lights – Aurora Borealis Paint & Sip Night

    Northern Lights – Aurora Borealis Paint & Sip Night Level 1 Painting – Beginners 7:00-9:30pm Join us for one of our most popular events, our...

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  • Hyack International Parade

    The renowned Hyack International Parade is one of British Columbia’s largest parades with over 100 entries from throughout BC and the Pacific Northwest. It is...

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  • 7 Stories

    Douglas College presents Morris Panych’s dark comedy 7 Stories at the Douglas College Studio Theatre in New Westminster from March 15-22. Directed by Thrasso Petras...

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  • ca. 1950: May Day - May Queen suite on a decorated float. Photo courtesy of the New Westminster archives.

    Old + New West: May Day

    Old + New West is an ongoing series that features some of the interesting history in BC's first capital city.

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  • Innovation Week 2019

    Innovation Week 2019 builds on the success of Innovation Week 2017 and 2018. This upcoming iteration will take place March 2-8, 2019 and will feature...

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  • Locals Know

    I’m not supposed to have a favourite, but if I must pick, it would have to be Taverna Greka. One of the oldest businesses in...

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