April 18-20 weekend activities

FINDING-EGGS

Gathering eggs on an Easter egg hunt
(Photo: ChristopherLeonard / CC, Flickr)

North Vancouver:

Details: Activities include Easter egg hunt, face painting, Easter crafts, and a visit from the Easter Bunny.
Dates and times: Sunday, April 20; Easter egg hunt begins at 10:00 am.
Location: 123 Carrie Cates Court. Click the link for directions and a map.

Details: Activities include face painting, crafts, pony rides, and an Easter egg hunt.
Dates and times: April 20, from 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Location: 405 Seymour River Place. Click the link for directions and a map.

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Family fun ideas for April 11-13

Spring tulips Photo: Frank Bodden

Spring tulips
(Photo: Frank Bodden / CC, Flickr)

It seems each week brings more and more wonderful activities! This week’s suggestions include very low-cost or free events to satisfy a wide range of interests.

Have a lovely weekend!

Burnaby:
Enjoy a wide range of free activities at Celebrate Spring 2014.

Details: Japanese dance, Taiko, Filipino folk dance, kids events and activities, and much more!
Dates and times: Saturday, April 12; 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Location: Nikkei Centre, Burnaby. Click the link for directions and a map.

Coquitlam:
Visit the monthly Family Day at Place des Arts.

Details: Many kid-friendly activities, including: Icelandic rock painting; pottery demonstrations and workshops.
Dates and times: Sunday, April 13; 1:30 – 3:30 pm
Location: 1120 Brunette Avenue, Coquitlam. Click the link for directions and a map

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BC weekend events: April 3-April 6

"Spring's already at the gate"  Photo: Nick Kenrick / CC, Flickr

“Spring’s already at the gate”
Photo: Nick Kenrick / CC, Flickr

Spring is finally making its way up through the province! As we wait for warmth, there is much to see and do.

Here are a few fun and lovely suggestions for the weekend:

Vancouver:
Explore the beauty of spring with Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival.

Details: Celebrate one of the best parts of a Vancouver spring. Walking tours, concerts, parades, and more!
Date: Many events around Vancouver, from April 3-28, 2014.
Location: More than 1,300 locations! See this map for a nearby neighbourhood.

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