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Inspired at the Chan Concert Series

September 09, 2022

The Chan Centre for the Performing Arts at the University of British Columbia is showcasing the diverse talents of its on-campus community with its new series, Inspired at the Chan. Formerly known as Music on the Point, this revitalized programming is family-friendly and will include...

August 06, 2022

Movie on the Mall 2022

EVENT CANCELLED: Please note that Movie on the Mall is cancelled tonight due to weather. We apologize for any inconvenience and look forward to celebrating community with everyone another time.   Start off the new school year with this unique UBC experience: A FREE outdoor cinema...

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May 31, 2022

Tough Toddler 2022

Thank you to all the families that joined us for Tough Toddler! If you would like to share your thoughts about the day, we would love to hear from you. Please reach out to: info.utown@ubc.ca.  It's time for toddlers to get wild! Let your toddler loose and lead the family through a...

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April 28, 2022

OPEN for applications: Inspiring Community Grant 2022

Have an idea to help strengthen social connections and foster belonging where you live? Learn more about the Inspiring Community Grant and how you can apply for up to $500 to make your ideas happen!

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April 13, 2022

Culture Club at MOA

Starting this April, join us on the last Sunday of each month for an exciting new family program series—Culture Club at MOA. April marks MOA’s first edition of our new Culture Club family series. This experiential learning opportunity features storytelling, arts-based activities, and self-guided...

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March 03, 2022

Just for Kids! Community Grant Recipients

In our recent callout to the 5-17 year old residents for community projects and an opportunity to fund their ideas with $300, a range of impressive ideas came in from young leaders in the community. Congratulations to the children and youth recipients of our first Just for Kids! Community Grant...

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November 24, 2021

Lights at Lee Square | 2021 Design Competition

Share how you envision the community to THRIVE TOGETHER for a chance to win a cash prize and have your design light up Lee Square! The deadline to enter is December 28, 2021. ENTER NOW! About The second annual Lights at Lee Square Design Competition is open for original art or...

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October 01, 2021

Get ready to ride with Project 529!

Just like grabbing your helmet, greasing your chains, or checking your brakes, registering with Project 529 is part of your routine as a safe and informed cyclist! Cycling is an enjoyable, easy, and active way to commute. While bike theft is an issue at UBC and in the Lower Mainland, it's up to...

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July 14, 2021

Register for Movie on the Mall!

Thank you to everyone that joined us for the inaugural Movie on the Mall! We look forward to next year's outdoor movie event!    Due to the overwhelming positive response to the event, registration for Movie on the Mall is now full! Thank you for your interest.  UTown@...

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July 06, 2021

UBC Summer Passport Contest

Thank you to everyone that entered, and congratulations to all the winners! The days are longer, the sun is shining, and it's never a better time to get outside! Take the opportunity to explore UBC this summer! From events to galleries and gardens, there's something for all ages...

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A self-led guided walk of TV shows and Movie filming locations at UBC Vancouver campus.
June 22, 2021

Lights, Camera, Action: A Self-guided Tour to Filming at UBC

Last updated: June 20, 2022. Introduction To begin, we acknowledge that the University of British Columbia (UBC) Point Grey Vancouver campus is situated on the traditional, ancestral, and unceded territory of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) people. The land has always been a place...

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