“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

Point Grey Fiesta- Trimble Park

Point Grey Fiesta  Saturday June 23, 2018 The Point Grey Fiesta is the community’s annual start-of-summer event for families and friends. Starting with a Saturday parade on West 10th avenue, the Saturday celebration continues in Trimble Park with stage performances, activities and exhibitors. Carnival rides in Trimble Park operate from Friday to Sunday. With the exception of the carnival rides and midway games, Fiesta entertainment and children’s activities are free of charge.   Continue reading Point Grey Fiesta- Trimble Park

Lost & Found donation/VPL Summer Reading Club/Parent Ed. info.

Lost & Found donation This is the second reminder that all unclaimed Lost & Found items will be donated by the last week of June. Please check and see if any of the items belong to your kids. VPL Summer Reading Club Please find a letter from VPL which outlines what this program is about and the ways that parents can encourage summer reading. Confident Parents: Thriving Kids program Confident Parents: Thriving Kids is a family-focused coaching service effective in reducing mild to moderate behavioural problems and promoting healthy child development in children ages 3–12. For details, please see their brochure. Continue reading Lost & Found donation/VPL Summer Reading Club/Parent Ed. info.

Car Free Morning – Friday, June 1

This is a kind reminder that tomorrow is Car Free Day, and the Walk n’ Roll group will leave earlier in the morning. Car Free Morning: On June 1 (tomorrow), between 8:00 and 10:00 AM, Ortona Road will be closed for vehicular access. The Walking School Bus will leave early (please refer to the schedule below) for kids to participate fun activities and games, check out the fire truck and meet a RCMP officer. See road closure notification for alternative drop-off points. Friday, June 1 (Car Free Day) 8:00 am Wesbrook Village (Menchie’s)  8:00 am Old Barn Community Centre 8:15 am Acadia Park Commonsblock Continue reading Car Free Morning – Friday, June 1