Congratulations Tri-Cities, you’ve made it to the weekend! It’s time to kick-back, relax and enjoy the first real stretch of nice weather. To start the long weekend off the right way, check out these exciting events that are happening in your neighbourhood. For more information on these events, check out our events archive!
Tri-City Singles Social Club Meetup
Hey ladies, are you single and ready to mingle? The Tri-City Singles Social Club will be hosting a fun and interactive meetup for 50+ singles. The social club is for unattached men and women over the age of 40 to meet new friends and to socialize through various activities such as dining, dancing, travelling and many more. Join them this Friday at 7:00 pm in their new location at 580 Clarke Road. For more information about the club, check out their website. Remember to polish up and to bring your best smiles!
Pop-up Library: Early Literacy Special Event
The Terry Fox Library at the Hyde Creek Recreation Centre will be hosting their weekly pop-up library! Children and parents can borrow children’s books and DVDs, and even participate in children’s storytime. As the Summer break approaches, it’s important to keep your children educated and connected by engaging them in early literacy special events as a family. Check out our event page for more details.
Special Family Time: Saturday Story Time
This Saturday from 11:00 am to 11:30 am, the Coquitlam Public Library will be offering fun story time programs for babies, toddlers, pre-schoolers and families. Support and encourage your child’s language development through live storytelling, singing, and socializing with other children in a warm and welcoming setting. Check out their event page for more details!
Young Talents: Cinderella Kids & James & the Giant Peach Jr.
Presented by the Lindbjerg Academy of Performing Arts, the Summer musical theatre camp is excited to showcase the talents of both novice and more experience performers. After weeks of preparation and anticipation, the Mini Stars and All Starts are excited to perform the production of the Cinderella Kids and James and the Giant Peach Jr. Come and show some support for young, budding talents at the Inlet Theatre from May 17th to 19th! Click here for more information about the event.
Rib Feast Sunday
The Wild Fig Restaurant and Lounge will be offering half rack of ribs for just $11.99 and a full rack for $16.99 with a side of slow baked beans, cabbage slaw, sweet chipotle bbq sauce and bottomless shoe string fries! Talk about a great deal! The offer will be valid from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm every Sunday. What better way to spend your Victoria Day Weekend than to spend it with your family feasting on some juicy, tender ribs! To discover their other offerings, check out their full menu.
Fresh, Healthy & Local: Coquitlam Farmer’s Market
Ready to hit those Summer body goals? Are you looking to start a healthier lifestyle for you and your family? Start by visiting your local farmers market; after all, a healthy lifestyle starts in the kitchen. The Coquitlam Famer’s Market is kick-starting their Summer sales season with a member-only special event! Not a member? No worries, click here to join! Various offerings at the market includes fresh vegan foods, aromatic coffee, and cool and creamy ice-cream to survive the hot Summer. A music tent will be featured at the event for young musicians to share their talents!