Monthly Archives: March 2011

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    Monte Clark Gallery presents Gillmore, Root, Goicolea, Mar 24-Apr 23

Monte Clark Gallery presents Gillmore, Root, Goicolea, Mar 24-Apr 23

The Monte Clark Gallery on South Granville presents a Group Exhibition featuring new works by Artists Graham Gillmore, Derek Root and Anthony Goicolea, from March 24 to April 23, 2011.

Vancouver native Artist Graham Gillmore is best known for his colourful, minimalist, text-based paintings that offer punning, confessional passages and opaque phrases that seem like inversions of familiar idioms. Gillmore, a graduate of the Emily Carr College of Art and Design in Vancouver, has works in permanent collections with RCA Records, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver Art Gallery, Royal Bank of Canada, Museum of Modern Art in New York, plus others. […]

Chapters Instore Appearances & Events for March 2011

Chapters, 2505 Granville Street, on South Granville presents the following instore appearances and special events for the month of March 2011.

Saturday, March 26, […]

Arts Club Theatre Company Celebrates 500th Production

Congratulations to the Arts Club Theatre Company celebrating their 500th production that has been presented since its founding in 1964! Here’s to another 500! Thank you for being such a big part of our South Granville neighbourhood!

Originally published March 18, 2011 by Arts Club Theatre Company
Here’s to 500 More!
From the desk of Bill Millerd

The Philanderer, which started previews [this week], is the 500th production that has been presented by the Arts Club since its founding in 1964. The opening play at the Seymour Street Arts Club was Light up the Sky by Moss Hart, directed by the company’s founder Yvonne Firkins. Jack Richards wrote in The Vancouver Sun, “The Arts Club is a glorious addition to theatre in Vancouver. More, more, more!” The staging was ‘in-the-round’ with 140 seats circling the set. Yvonne’s dream of a professional theatre company was born and her focus on local actors is one we have followed ever since. […]

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    Join West Restaurant in supporting Dining Out For Life, March 24

Join West Restaurant in supporting Dining Out For Life, March 24

Join West Restaurant & Bar for lunch and dinner on South Granville in supporting Dining Out For Life on Thursday, March 24th, 2011.

Dining […]

All I Really Need To Know I Learned In A Flower Shop

Originally published Feb. 7, 2011
eighteenkarat.com, written by Maureen Welton

I never graduated from college. Instead, I had a flowershop in a small town and, in […]

Free Cooking Classes with Williams-Sonoma, March 2011

Each month, Williams-Sonoma stores offer instruction in basic cooking techniques and specific cook’s tools. Guests are able to watch demonstrations, ask questions and taste samples.

They have two classes on each of the designated dates, at 11am and 2pm.

Each hour-long class is dedicated to a specific topic led by a Williams-Sonoma culinary expert.

Classes are complimentary but require pre-registration in advance by telephone to 778-330-2581 for each date. […]

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    Stanley Theatre presents The Philanderer, March 17 – April 17, 2011

Stanley Theatre presents The Philanderer, March 17 – April 17, 2011

The Arts Club Theatre Company presents George Bernard Shaw’s The Philanderer on stage at the Stanley Theatre March 17 – April 17, 2011.

As […]

In-Store Cooking Demonstrations March 2011 with Cookworks

Join Cookworks on South Granville and Celine Turenne on location for live cooking demonstrations on select Saturdays in the month of March 2011.

These cooking demonstrations are free. Just walk-in and join the fun from 12-4pm, there are no reservations required. […]

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    Art of Itee Pootoogook at Marion Scott Gallery, Mar 12-Apr 10

Art of Itee Pootoogook at Marion Scott Gallery, Mar 12-Apr 10

To inaugurate their new space on South Granville, Marion Scott Gallery, 2423 Granville Street, are presenting an exhibition of new and recent drawings by […]

UBC Line Rapid Transit Study Community Update

The seventh UBC Line Rapid Transit Study Community Update to provide you with the latest information about the study and consultation process.

Save a date!
Phase 2 public consultation coming up in March and April

From March 30 to April 6, Translink will be holding public consultation on the preliminary designs and evaluation of the rapid transit alternatives for the future UBC Line that were first presented to the public in April and May 2010 in Phase 1.

Join one of the following consultation sessions or online to learn more about the potential alignment, station locations, the costs, benefits and impacts of each alternative, and have your say. Several dates, times and locations are available for your convenience. Mark your calendars with the event that best suits your schedule. […]

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    Equinox Gallery presents Jack Shadbolt: The Isman Collection, Mar 11–Apr 9

Equinox Gallery presents Jack Shadbolt: The Isman Collection, Mar 11–Apr 9

Equinox Gallery on South Granville presents Jack Shadbolt: The Isman Collection, a diverse exhibition of some of Shadbolt’s work dating from 1939 to 1990, […]