Related Community Events

September 15, 2012 – May 19, 2013
Exhibit – Ryoshi: Nikkei Fishermen on the BC Coast presented by the Nikkei National Museum and Cultural Centre
The Nikkei Cultural Centre, 6688 Southoaks Crescent, Burnaby
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September 19, 2012
Speaker Series – Dekasegi: Emigration to Canada from Meiji Japan presented by the Nikkei National Museum and Cultural Centre
7:00 pm at the Nikkei Cultural Centre, 6688 Southoaks Crescent, Burnaby
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September 19, 2012
Lecture – Heritage Revitalization Projects presented by the Vancouver Heritage Foundation
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm at BCIT Downtown Campus, 555 Seymour Street
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September 21, 2012
Action – She Speaks: Indigenous Women Speak Out Against Tar Sands
5:30 pm – 8:30 pm at Vancouver Aboriginal Friendship Centre, 1607 E. Hastings
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September 22, 2012
Community Dialogue – THE WAR STOPS HERE! Ending drug prohibition in the DTES and beyond
9:30 am – 6:00 pm at Oppenheimer Park, DTES
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September 28, 2012
Workshop – Downtown Eastside Local Area Planning “What are We Hearing?”
Click here for more information in the DTES Local Area Planning Project

September 28, 2012
Public Report Back – Downtown Eastside Local Area Planning Process: What are we hearing in the DTES LAPP
Time TBD at Japanese Language Hall, 475 and 487 Alexander Street, Vancouver
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September 29, 2012
Street Festival – Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House’s 18th Annual Harvest Festival and Block Party
11:00 am – 4:00 pm at 800 East Broadway, Vancouver
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October 4, 2012
Speaker Series – Nikkei Fishermen on the BC Coast presented by the Nikkei National Museum and Cultural Centre
7:00 pm at the Nikkei Centre, 6688 Southoaks Crescent, Burnaby
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October 24, 2012
Lecture – Gastown Revitalization: Against The Grain presented by the Vancouver Heritage Foundation
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm at BCIT Downtown Campus, 555 Seymour Street
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November 21, 2012
Lecture – Exploring Vancouver: presented by the Vancouver Heritage Foundation
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm at BCIT Downtown Campus, 555 Seymour Street
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The Carnegie Newsletter’s ‘Word on the Street’ section has bimonthly community events for the DTES community and its residents. Click here to be re-directed to their site.

The Carnegie Community Action Project has a list of monthly events. Click on the current month on the right hand side of the screen to see a list of past events. Click here for updated entries.

The DTES.ca has a community calendar that lists community events, programs, meetings and workshops in the DTES. Click here to be re-directed to their site.

The Georgia Straight has online listings for events, talks and gatherings in Vancouver. Click here to be re-directed to their site.