Vigil at Vancouver Art Gallery planned for London family killed in terrorist attack

Dear NRP families, PAC executive team is grieving the loss of the Afzaal family who were taken simply because of their faith. We believe it is important to bring this tragedy to the attention of our community and pay respect to the victims. We also would like to share information on the vigil planned for later this week in Vancouver downtown. There’s been an outpouring of support from across the country following the revelation that an Ontario family of four fatally hit by a vehicle was targeted because they were Muslim. In Vancouver, while one vigil has already taken place, … Continue reading Vigil at Vancouver Art Gallery planned for London family killed in terrorist attack

“Energy Savings” Online Workshop

Dear Parents 亲爱的家长朋友: You’re cordially invited to attend a free “Energy Savings“ online workshop from Empower Me Program organized by VSB Settlement Workers in Schools (SWIS) Program.  Attached is the flyer with details as follows: 诚邀家长参加温哥华移民安顿项目安排与EmpowerMe项目联办的“节能省电”线上讲座。详情请参考附页和以下内容: Title 主题 : Energy Savings 节能省电 Speakers … Continue reading “Energy Savings” Online Workshop

Christmas Book Drive with The Reading Bear Society starts from Monday

Dear Parents and Guardians, In this unprecedented year Christmas, we want to launch a Book Drive pairing with Reading Bear Society. The Reading Bear Society (RBS) is a not-for-profit initiative started by UBC faculties that promotes early literacy and healthy … Continue reading Christmas Book Drive with The Reading Bear Society starts from Monday

Walk ‘n Roll to School Celebration Week

Walk ‘n Roll to School Celebration Week is Oct. 21-25. Let’s celebrate the joys and benefits of active and safe transportation with UTown@UBC and the UNA! During Walk ‘n Roll Celebration Week you can expect lots of fun safety and education initiatives including: ・Bike safety checks, and a fun obstacle course, courtesy of the AMS Bike Co-op ・Walk ‘n Roll Passport and prizes ・Walking School Bus from select campus neighbourhoods ・Car Free Moning at Norma Rose Elementary School Please check the details: Walk ‘n Roll to School     Continue reading Walk ‘n Roll to School Celebration Week

Walk ‘n Roll to School Celebration Week

Walk ‘n Roll to School Celebration Week is Oct. 21-25. Let’s celebrate the joys and benefits of active and safe transportation with UTown@UBC and the UNA! During Walk ‘n Roll Celebration Week you can expect lots of fun safety and education initiatives including: ・Bike safety checks, and a fun obstacle course, courtesy of the AMS Bike Co-op ・Walk ‘n Roll Passport and prizes ・Walking School Bus from select campus neighbourhoods ・Car Free Moning at Norma Rose Elementary School Please check the details: Walk ‘n Roll to School     Continue reading Walk ‘n Roll to School Celebration Week

Walk n’ Roll Week – Oct. 1 to 5

Here is a message from The UNA to pass along to your children: Oct 1-5 is the Walk ‘n Roll to School Celebration Week. Three walking buses will be led by parent volunteers from different neighbourhoods to NRP. Invite your classmates to walk ‘n roll to school with you. The division that logs most trips on their passports will win an ice cream party! See you on Monday morning! NRP Walking School Bus Departure Times for October 1-5 8:30 AM: Wesbrook Village (Menchie’s) 8:30 AM: The Old Barn Community Centre 8:45 AM: Acadia Park Commonsblock Continue reading Walk n’ Roll Week – Oct. 1 to 5