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OPEN for applications: Inspiring Community Grant 2022

April 28, 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!

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

Updated: June 28, 2021. When following this self-guided tour, please follow all provincial public health guidelines and UBC COVID-19 guidelines. Introduction To begin, we acknowledge that the University of British Columbia (UBC) Point Grey Vancouver campus...

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April 30, 2021

Kids Fit Challenge 2021

Free Movement Challenge for kids living in Acadia Park and UNA! Join coaches from UBC’s School of Kinesiology for weekly movement missions that combine fitness and fun! This free program can be completed at home or outside and is only open to children age 7-12 years old living in Acadia Park and...

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March 30, 2021

Cherry Blossoms on Campus | #UBCblossoms

Cherry Blossoms or Sakura symbolize renewal and the beauty and brevity of life. There are over 20 species of cherry blossoms around UBC's Vancouver campus, and the sight of blooming trees are a sure sign of spring!  This April, enjoy the short bloom season with a walk around...

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February 05, 2021

Kids Take Over UBC | Feb 13-15

Join 14 different UBC departments and community partners as they entertain, educate and inspire you all Family Day weekend long. This year, it's free to participate (registration required). Register by February 10 at the treehouse: kidstakeover.ubc.ca.

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