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May 2017

Jane’s Walk: Fishing on the Fraser (All Ages)

May 6 @ 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Samson V, 880 Quayside Drive
New Westminster, British Columbia V3M 6G1 Canada
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Join local fisherman and historian Stephen Sawchuk for a tour of New Westminster’s boardwalk to see the City from its commercial fishing days. Learn about the colourful waterfront fishing life; from monster sturgeons to controversies. Offered as part of Jane’s Walks, a global movement of neighbourhood walking tours. Bring walking shoes and dress for the weather as we will tour rain or shine. Registration required, call 604-527-4640 for more information.

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New West Craft

May 6 @ 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
River Market, 810 Quayside Drive
New Westminster, BC V3M 6B9 Canada
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New West Craft is a handmade market hosted by the Arts Council of New Westminster. New West Craft aims to provide a welcoming environment for crafters, artisans and makers to share their work with the community. New West Craft takes place on the first and third Saturday of every month at River Market from 11am to 4pm.

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Jane’s Walk: Sapperton Stories (All Ages)

May 6 @ 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
East Columbia & Major Street
New Westminster, British Columbia Canada
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Join Sapperton resident and freelance writer, Deni Loubert as she takes you on a tour of historic Sapperton. With a writer’s eye, you will hear stories about some of our historic buildings and prominent people. This program is part of Jane’s Walks, a global movement of neighbourhood walking tours. Bring walking shoes and dress for the weather as we will tour rain or shine. Registration required, call 604-527-4640 for more information.

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New Westminster Proof (16+ years)

May 7 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Anvil Centre, 777 Columbia Street
New Westminster, V3M 1B6 Canada
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Join our City Archivist as we discuss spirits in New Westminster – not the ghostly kind, but the alcohol kind. Specifically, we will look at the history of the BC Distillery and its place in the City, from its beginnings in 1904 to the production of its last barrel in 1979. Registration is required, call 604-527-4640 for more information.

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Mother’s Day Tea (All Ages)

May 13 @ 12:00 PM - May 14 @ 4:00 PM
Irving House, 302 Royal Avenue
New Westminster , British Columbia V3L 1H7 Canada
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Spoil mom on her special day with tea served in the “Grandmother’s Room” at Irving House. Enjoy tea and refreshments including scones, sandwiches and desserts, then join costumed guides for a guided tour of the home of Elizabeth Irving, one of the City’s pioneer mothers! Each seating can accommodate six guests; individuals can sign up for the 3:00 pmsitting on Saturday. Registration is required, call 604-527-4640 for more information. Saturday, May 13 12:00 pm 155534 1:00 pm 155535 2:00 pm…

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Queensborough Pop-Up Shop

May 13 @ 12:00 PM - May 14 @ 4:00 PM
Queensborough Landing Shopping Centre, 805 Boyd Street
New Westminster, BC V3M 5X2 Canada
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The first Queensborough Pop-Up Shop at Queensborough Landing Shopping Centre will featuring a curated group of local makers, creators, and doers in a unique, fun environment! Visit the Shopping Centre for all of your household needs, stop by our many dining options, and best of all – purchase one-of-a-kind hand-made treasures! There will also be a local florist who will be hosting a flower arrangement workshop for Mother's Day!

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International Museums Day (All Ages)

May 18 @ 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Anvil Centre, 777 Columbia Street
New Westminster, V3M 1B6 Canada
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Explore the cultural spaces and galleries at Anvil Centre for a day of programs celebrating International Museums Day. Join our staff for a highlights tour of the New Westminster Museum every hour.

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Hyack International Parade

May 27 @ 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
411-45640 Alma Ave., 411-45640 Alma Ave.
New Westminster, BC V2R 0P8 Canada
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The highly recognized Hyack International Parade; a family-oriented event which brings together the City of New Westminster and beyond. More than 150 entrants, thousands of individual participants, and tens of thousands of spectators line the streets to revel in the hard work of so many within the community. Many groups and individuals travel from further afield than the Lower Mainland, and we have a high participation from up and down the west coast of North America.

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Uptown Street Fest!

May 27 @ 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
600 Block Belmont St., 8th Ave and 6th St
New Westminster , British Columbia Canada
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An extremely popular event in New Westminster, the Uptown Street Fest! supports local vendors, food merchants and other artisan creators to display, sell and show off their creations to the general public. Enjoy incredible food, shop from our marketplace vendors, check out some kid’s amusement activities or catch the free street level entertainment.

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Queensborough Pop-Up Shop

May 27 @ 12:00 PM - May 28 @ 4:00 PM
Queensborough Landing Shopping Centre, 805 Boyd Street
New Westminster, BC V3M 5X2 Canada
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The Queensborough Pop-Up Shop at Queensborough Landing Shopping Centre will feature a curated group of local makers, creators, and doers in a unique, fun environment! Visit the Shopping Centre for all of your household needs, stop by our many dining options, and best of all – purchase one-of-a-kind hand-made treasures!  

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