Coats for Kids Collection
When: November 1st – 30th, 2018
Where: South Burnaby
Drop Location: 106-8988 Fraserton Court, South Burnaby
Learn More: GVHBA Website
The Greater Vancouver Home Builders’ Association (GVHBA) (GVHBA) is launching its 23rd annual Coats for Kids campaign in support of the Lower Mainland Christmas Bureau and Surrey Christmas Bureau, two groups whose many initiatives help to provide a brighter Christmas for families in need. The Coats for Kids donation campaign will run from Thursday, November 1 to Friday, November 30, 2018 and we’re providing a drop off location for and new/or gently used coats, scarves, gloves, blankets, and new unwrapped toys and gifts for children of all ages. Last year’s response to Coats for Kids saw Lower Mainland residents donating more than 6,500 items via our 63 participating members. This year we’re out to break all records! Are you in? Contact Rikki at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 604.430.9900 for more information.
Coats for Kids Wrap Party
FAMILY FRIENDLY EVENT
When: November 30th, 2018
Time: 9am to 11am
Location: 109-5555 Trapp Avenue, South Burnaby
Learn More: Buy Tickets
Ticket Type: General Admission
Sounds like the holidays?! The official “Grand Finale Wrap Day” is on November 30th! We’ll be decking out our gingerbread decoration station bigger and better then ever this year thanks to our co-sponsor Snowcap! See last year’s photos on our Flickr account! And new for 2018, the Partita Children’s Choir, Vancouver Bach Family of Choirs will be in attendance to help spread some Christmas cheer! We are sponsoring a festive, hands-on “Gingerbread Cookie Decorating Station” – don’t miss the appearance of the official gingerbread man himself! We thank our local Burnaby co-sponsor Snow Cap who is stocking our stations for sweet success!More details to come. Watch this space!
Please note, this is a free event! Gingerbread decorating will be available until supplies last. Be sure to bring your kids and spread the word! Invite your friends, tell your neighbours and bring some warm coats for families in need this December 1st! We hope to see you at Santa’s Workshop in two weeks! RSVP early so we can stock our stations for your enjoyment! Contact Rikki at email@example.com or call 604.430.9900.
How to Build or Renovate Your Dream Home
TQ SIGNATURE SEMINAR
When: January 11, 2019
Time: 9:30am to 1pm
Where: Lee Valley Tools
Location: 1180 SE Marine Drive, Vancouver
Register: Buy Tickets
Ticket Type: Adult Admission
Our exclusive seminar hosted by Lee Valley Tools is back by popular demand. TQ President, Ralph Belisle presents How to Build or Renovate Your Dream Home encompassing design, layout, financial and legal considerations, contracts, permits and more. Whether you intend to hire a general contractor or do it yourself, Ralph will be happy to shake your hand and share the pros and cons of both. Ralph recognizes the pitfalls of construction projects and will share ways of avoiding them and help you have a stress-reduced build or renovation.
Ralph himself is a fully ticketed carpenter, as well as a past president of both the Greater Vancouver Home Builders Association (GVHBA) and the Canadian Home Builders’ Association of British Columbia (CHBA). He has extensively contributed to the evolution of the residential construction industry in British Columbia through his involvement in developing new regulations and standards for renovators. He oversees the daily operations and projects of TQ Construction and continues to enjoy meeting with clients.
Tickets are limited and sell-out fast! They can be purchased for $45 and can be purchased online via Event Brite, on Facebook, or by calling Lee Valley Tools at 604.261.2262 to reserve your seat!