EVENTS: Brochure + Community Activity Hubs
Visit any of the Culture Days "Community Activity Hubs" in North Vancouver and enjoy a variety of creative experiences within easy walking, cycling or driving distance of one another. Pick up a Culture Days brochure or view it online, and look for the special Culture Days spread in the September 23, 2015 issue of the North Shore News.

 

  
North Shore Culture Days Brochure

DOWNLOAD IT HERE!

 


 

EVENT LISTINGS at Community Activity Hubs in North Vancouver

  HUB 1 - Centennial Theatre + area

  HUB 2 - Shipbuilders' Square + Lonsdale Quay + Lower Lonsdale

  HUB 3 - Lonsdale Cultural Corridor

  HUB 4 - Lynn Valley Village + area

  HUB 5 - Deep Cove + Parkgate + area

  HUB 6 - "A Little Outside" the Hubs

 


 

  Centennial Theatre Hub 

(including Silver Harbour Seniors Centre) 

Friday September 25 

 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Seniors Acting Up - high energy showcase by a group of Silver Harbour performers.
Silver Harbour Seniors Centre, 144 East 22nd Street
Info:  culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

Saturday September 26

 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Musical Instrument Petting Zoo - Your big chance to try out the musical instrument of your dreams.
Centennial Theatre, 2300 Lonsdale Ave
Info:  culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Voices & Views Memory Bank The North Vancouver Museum & Archives invites your to go 'on the record' and share your memories.
Centennial Theatre, 2300 Lonsdale Ave
Info:  culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Burstin' With Broadway Community Singalong - Get ready to belt out your favourite Broadway show tunes.
Centennial Theatre, 2300 Lonsdale Ave
Info:  culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

 


 

  Shipbuilders' Square + Lonsdale Quay Hub
(including The Pipe Shop, Lower Lonsdale area)

Friday September 25

 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
'Traditional India Series' Rasa Flow Yoga - Experience the essence & bliss which is ones true nature through yoga.
TriCity India Heritage Arts & Culture, Water Studio, 161 E 1st St.
Info:  culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

Saturday September 26

 8:30 AM to 9:00 AM  &  5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
'Traditional India Series' Rasa Flow Yoga - Experience the essence & bliss which is ones true nature through yoga.
TriCity India Heritage Arts & Culture, Water Studio, 161 E 1st St.
Info:  culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

 9:00 AM -2:30 PM (VARIOUS CLASSES)
FREE Dance Day@Perform Art Studios - Dance workshops and performance at our new custom studio on the 2nd level.
Lonsdale Quay Market, North Vancouver
Info: culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Fairfield Music & Crafts at the Quay - Instrument demos, mini lessons, & music making crafts for kids.
Lonsdale Quay Market, North Vancouver
Info: culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

Sunday September 27

 8:00 AM to 9:15 AM  &  5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
'Traditional India Series' Rasa Flow Yoga -  Experience the essence & bliss which is ones true nature through yoga.
TriCity India Heritage Arts & Culture, Water Studio, 161 E 1st St. 
Info:  culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
FREE Dance Day@Perform Art Studios - Come to 'a morning of dance' in our new custom dance studios at Lonsdale Quay Market.
Lonsdale Quay Market, North Vancouver
Info: culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Children's Music Jam: Kodaly & Orff Instruments - Play instruments, sing familiar songs, learn basic concepts with instructor and musical therapist Jennifer Yamazaki.
Lonsdale Quay Market, North Vancouver
Info: culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

 2:00 PM to 2:45 PM
African Drum Circle & Workshop - CapU Community Music School has drums, rhythm & songs from Ghana. Or bring your own drum and play your part!  All ages!
Pipe Shop, Shipbuilders Square
Info: culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities


 2:00 PM to 2:30 PM
Soul Dance Flash Mob - Catch this high energy performance by the Academy of Middle Eastern Dance.
Lonsdale Quay Market, North Vancouver

 

 3:00 PM to 3:45 PM
Pickin'N'Singin Ukulele Workshop - CapU Community Music School introductory workshop for ages 6+ teaching songs of the Hawaiian masters. Ukeleles available or bring your own.
Pipe Shop, Shipbuilders Square
Info:culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 


 

  Lonsdale Cultural Corridor Hub 

Friday September 25

 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Arts Grants: A "How To" workshop - NVRC Cultural Services staff provide info and tips on grant programs and processes.
John Braithwaite Community Centre, 145 West 1st St.
Info: culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Gordon Smith Gallery: FREE admission - View the AFK collection of works by world renowned Canadian artists.
Smith Gallery, 2121 Lonsdale Ave.
Info: culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Oh YA! Young Adult Writers Panel - kc dyer, Eileen Cook, Owen Matthews & Lisa Voisin discuss YA writing and publishing.
North Vancouver Public Library, 120 14th St.
Info: culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

Saturday September 26

 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Gordon Smith Gallery: FREE admission - View the AFK collection of works by world renowned Canadian artists.
Smith Gallery, 2121 Lonsdale Ave.  
Info:culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Play with the Orchestras! Open Rehearsal, North Shore Chamber Orchestra & Ambleside Orchestra - Open to all musicians to come and play Wagner's Siegfried Idyll.
Smith Gallery, 2121 Lonsdale Ave.  
Info: culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

 12:30 PM to 4:00 PM
Painting Demo's- Watch distinguished artists Fran Alexander, Eileen Fong & Melanie Cossey at work, learn new techniques and experience the Art Rental Show.
CityScape Community Art Space,335 Lonsdale Ave.
Info:  culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
PARC Living Artist Walk Launch & Family Day - Opening cermony of "Artist Walk" celebrating the Artists for Kids patron artists. Plus, art activities and face painting.
Smith Gallery, 2121 Lonsdale Ave.
Info: culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 
 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Rocking The North Shore workshop - A Spoken Word, Poetry, Music and Dance interactive experience.
John Braithwaite Community Centre - 145 West 1st Street
Info:  culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

Sunday September 27

 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Gordon Smith Gallery: FREE admission - View the AFK collection of works by world renowned Canadian artists.
Smith Gallery, 2121 Lonsdale Ave.
Info: culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Conversation with local artists, Ross Penhall & Robert Young & Guest Curator Hilary Letwin - Discussing the exhibition "At What Cost?" and exploring the environment through different themes.
Smith Gallery, 2121 Lonsdale Ave. 
Info: culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM
POLAND, Polish Nobel Prize Laureates Presentation -Films and discussion about Poland: famous people, interesting places, Noble Prize Laureates, and Warsaw 'Yesterday & Today'.
North Vancouver City Library, 120 14th St. W.
Info: culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Laudate Singers Panel Discussion & Performance - A fascinating glimpse into the artistic process for singers & composers.
Smith Gallery, 2121 Lonsdale Ave. 
Info: culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 


 

  Lynn Valley Village Hub 
(including: North Vancouver Museum & Archives (NVMA) Community History Centre, Lynn Valley Library, and surrounding area)

Friday September 25  

 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Bruce Stewart: West of Eden - Photo exhibit of the Dollarton Faire Mud Flats resistance & occupy movement of the 1970's. 
NVMA Community History Centre, 3203 Institute Road
Info: culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Family Records Workshop - Get tips from the NVMA archivist on how to organize family records and treasures. PRE-REGISTER at 604-990-3700 x.8016.
NVMA Community History Centre, 3203 Institute Rd
Info: culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

 7:00 PM to 8:45 PM
Friday Night Live - Interactive music and theatre improv fun for the whole family.
Lynn Valley Library Community Room, 1277 Lynn Valley Road
Info: culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

Saturday September 26

 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
North Shore Community Drumming Circle - Experience and integrate the rhythms of all creation through drumming.
Lynn Valley United Church, Cedarview Lodge, 1200 Cedar Village Close
Info: culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Bruce Stewart: West of Eden photo exhibit of the Dollarton Faire Mud Flats resistance & occupy movement of the 1970's.
NVMA Community History Centre, 3203 Institute Rd.
Info: culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Squamish Community exhibit & Mathias Joe Totem - A public viewing of restored 1940’s Mathias Joe Capilano totem pole.
NVMAA Community History Centre, 3203 Institute Rd.
Info:  culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Behind the Scenes at the Archives - Reference Historian reveals photographs, documents and precious items in the collection.
NVMA Community History Centre, 3203 Institute Rd.
Info: culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

Sunday September 27

 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Culture Cram: Origami Workshop - Learn how to make beautiful origami models, a traditional Japanese folk art for all ages.
Lynn Valley Library Community Room, 1277 Lynn Valley Road
Info:  culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Culture Cram: Zoroastrian Exhibit - A display of Zoroastrian manuscripts, costumes, magazines, books, ritual items, and more.
Info:  culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities


 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Culture Cram: Belly Dance & Samba Fusion - A fun dance workshop for movers and shakers of all ages.
Lynn Valley Library Community Room, 1277 Lynn Valley Road
Info: culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Culture Cram: North Shore Celtic Ensemble Community Play Date - Join in with fiddlers of all ages, and get moving in an interactive celtic dance performance.
Lynn Valley Village, 1277 Lynn Valley Road
Info:  culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

 


 

  Deep Cove + Parkgate Plaza Hub
(including Whey-ah-Wichen/Cates Park)

Friday September 25

 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Woodblock Printmaking & Moku Hanga with Janna Kumi - Try this wood carving and Japanese print making workshop. Pre-registration required. 604 986-4892.
BC Parks Heritage Centre, 1620 Mt Seymour Rd.  
Info:culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Parkgate Art Studio Drop In - Bring your art-in-progress to the art studio, meet artists and creative friends.
Parkgate Community Centre, 3625 Banff Court
Info: culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Artist Talk & Discussion: Ruth Scheuing - Learn how textiles communicate through patterns, as language and mythology.
Seymour Art Gallery, 4360 Gallant Ave, Deep Cove  
Info: culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

Saturday September 26

 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Parkgate Pottery Studio Open House - Visit the fully equipped studio, throw some clay, see the display of art work.
Parkgate Community Centre, 3625 Banff Court
Info: culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Artist Talk & Discussion: Judson Beaumont - View whimsical one-of-a-kind furniture pieces created from seemingly impossible ideas.
Seymour Art Gallery, 4360 Gallant Ave, Deep Cove  
Info: culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities


Sunday September 27

 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
4th Annual Salish Sea Gathering - Discover Coast Salish music, displays, salmon bbq, and interactive Draw-In.
Whey-ah-Whichen/Cates Park, 4131 Dollarton Hwy
Info:  culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 
 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Deep Cove Heritage Open House - Enjoy heritage displays, plus colouring pages and cookies for all.
Deep Cove Cultural Centre, 4360 Gallant Avenue 
Info: culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Artist Talk & Discussion: Sally Michener - Artist talk about ceramics and the use of the human body and column in her work.
Seymour Art Gallery, 4360 Gallant Ave, Deep Cove  
Info: culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 
 

 

  "A Little Outside" the Hubs 

 

Saturday September 26

  10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Backstage at Hendry Hall, NV Community Players - Secrets are revealed in this back stage tour and talk with actors, director and stagehands.
Hendry Hall Theatre, 815 E. 11th St, North Vancouver
Info: culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

  10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Collective Art Project : Time Lines - A collaborative creation of a beautiful cross section of a tree made of concentric lines and your words of wisdom with Sophie Babeanu & Sandrine Pelissier.
Sandrine Pellisier Artist Studio, 125 Garden Avenue
Info:  culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

  2:00 PM to 4:30 PM
195 Studios: Open House & Mini Workshops - Create your own takeaway artwork at free hands-on workshops. Meet the artists at work in their studios painting, jewellery, clothing & 3D art studios. 
195 Pemberton Ave. North Vancouver
Info: culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities


Sunday September 27

  10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Pleasure Faire Walk & Talk at Maplewood Flats - Art expert Bill Jeffries reflects on the Dollarton Faire Mud Flats resistance & occupy movement of the 1970's. Presented by NVMuseum & Archives & Wild Bird Trust
Conservation Area at Maplewood Flats, 2645 Dollarton Highway
Info: culturedays.ca/en/2015-activities

 

 

 

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