What fruits and vegetables grow best in patio pots? What vegetables can I plant as winter crops? When is the best time to cut back rhodos? How do I overwinter my geraniums and fuchsias? What fast growing evergreen hedge will work for my narrow urban yard? How late can I plant spring-flowering bulbs?
These are just a few of the burning questions that renowned gardening expert Wim Vander Zalm answers again and again as owner of two Art Knapp Plantland garden centres and a long-time regular on CKNW”s The Bill Good Show.
Toronto based photographer, Barbara Cole has built an extraordinary career in image making since beginning her practice in the 1980s. Underworld exhibits Cole’s ongoing under water photographic work inspired by choreographed dance. Read More
Pottery Barn Kids on South Granville is bringing the science museum experience to South Granville with a celebration of oceans! Kids will learn about the ocean and its creatures through hands-on activities, quizzes, songs and more.
National Geographic Little Explorers: World Oceans Day
Saturday, June 8, 2013
For more information, visit www.potterybarnkids.ca/events.
Source: Pottery Barn Kids
Home furnishings retailer West Elm has partnered with Vancouver-based design blogger Jan Halvarson of Poppytalk to curate a selection of 18 local artisans for an Etsy Pop-Up Shop event at the West Elm and West Elm Market stores in Vancouver.
The event will be on Saturday, May 25th, 2013 from 1–6pm where the featured artisans will be set up to sell their handcrafted homegoods, jewellery, stationery and more. Read More
Born in Japan and based out of Vancouver, artist Eri Ishii attempts to capture on canvas those subtle thoughts and emotions that defy simple explanation. Read More
Join Eileen Fisher for an evening of literature and fashion. Award-winning authors Barbara Lambert and Caroline Adderson—both from British Columbia—will read from their new books, which follow two female protagonists struggling to come to terms with a hidden past.
The Whirling Girl by Barbara Lambert
The Sky is Falling by Caroline Adderson
Receive $25 off your event purchase.
Plus, in honour of Mother’s Day, receive a special gift with purchase May 9–12, 2013.
Thursday, May 9, 2013
Readings at 5:45pm
Light refreshments served.
An audience Q&A session and book signing will follow the readings.
For more information, contact:
Join Eileen Fisher Vancouver’s Event Page on Facebook here
Source: EILEEN FISHER
You may have already heard that Dreamgirls, The Motown Musical, is coming to The Stanley Theatre on South Granville from May 9th to July 7th, 2013 and we’re very excited about it!
We’re also really excited to announce that we have 10 pairs of tickets to giveaway to this magical, musical production, courtesy of The Arts Club Theatre Company!
And to make your theatre experience even more diva-esque, the fabulous Cactus Club Cafe on South Granville has included a $25 gift card with each pair of tickets, that can be used towards a fabulous night out of dinner and musical theatre in the South Granville neighbourhood.
How do you enter this South Granville diva contest, you ask?