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Vancouver's First Neighbourhood
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Strathcona, Vancouver's First Neighbourhood

Strathcona, Vancouver’s oldest and truly unique neighbourhood, has been called a slum, “home of the working man,” and absolutely charming. Starting out as a collection of shacks and cottages around the Hastings Mill, it developed into a residential area that quickly moved south and east away from the mill... Read More about Strathcona and the area's history »
Neighbourhood Events
Deck the Dark at Maclean Park Sunday, November 17, 2013
Bringing People together to illuminate dark spaces
Neighbourhood Events
Friday, November 15, 2013 - Sunday, November 17, 2013
THIS WEEKEND! Vancouver's visual arts, crafts and design festival featuring 400+ artists.
Neighbourhood Events
http://www.redfoxsociety.org Thursday, November 14, 2013 - Tuesday, December 31, 2013
Award-winning Red Fox Healthy Living Society gets 20,000 children and youth active each year, and trains Aboriginal youth to work in recreation and childcare. They've launched an Indiegogo Campaign to buy a van.
Neighbourhood Events
Friday, November 8, 2013
Live Music featuring Mark Wardrop and the Hullabelugas
Neighbourhood Events
AAUC-BreadandSalt Friday, November 8, 2013 - Sunday, November 10, 2013
Neighbourhood Events
Wednesday, November 6, 2013
A historic indoor digital tour of Strathcona with John Atkin
Neighbourhood Events
Saturday, November 2, 2013 - Wednesday, November 6, 2013
Town Hall meetings hosted by Green Party City Councillor Adriane Carr with former City Planner Peter Burch, UBC Professor Patrick Condon.
Neighbourhood Events
Jack o'Lantern Saturday, October 26, 2013
Rain or Shine - Noon til 3:00
Neighbourhood Events
Saturday, October 26, 2013
6th annual kid's dance, proceeds support the SCC Backpack Program
Neighbourhood Events
Thursday, October 24, 2013
Presented by Strathcona BIA and HUB
Neighbourhood Events
Wednesday, October 23, 2013
The Vancouver Urban Core Community Workers’ Association invites you to celebrate the work and life of Jim Green and his commitment to the DTES.
Neighbourhood Events
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 - Sunday, November 3, 2013
The 10th Annual Downtown Eastside Heart of the City Festival
Neighbourhood Events
Sunday, October 13, 2013
Neighbourhood Events
Wednesday, October 2, 2013
Updates on recent events, neighbourhood and our AGM!
Neighbourhood Events
Saturday, September 28, 2013
Experience for yourself the joy and artistry of Ukrainian Dance!