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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
Friday, February 11, 2011
Second Annual Community Benefit Show
Neighbourhood Events
Saturday, January 29, 2011
Vancouver's GREASY Rock 'N' Roll Rhythm 'n' Blues & Country Revue
S.R.A Newsletter


VISIT FIRST UNITED CHURCH’S NEW OFFICES

 

(Thanks to Susan Henry for this notice)

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Neighbourhood Events
Thursday, January 20, 2011
Public input on City plans for high-rises in Chinatown and DTES
Neighbourhood Events
Friday, January 21, 2011
Neighbourhood Events
Wednesday, February 2, 2011
Monthly meeting of the SRA
S.R.A Newsletter

SRA Newsletter
17 January 2011

 

CITY CONSIDERING HIGHER BUILDINGS IN D.T.E.S.

Vancouver’s City Council will consider a City staff report recommending that parts of Chinatown, Hastings Street west of Main, and other parts of the Downtown Eastside be rezoned to allow higher buildings to be built. At its meeting this Thursday,...

Neighbourhood Events
Friday, December 17, 2010
A Staged Reading of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol
S.R.A Newsletter

NEXT S.R.A. MEETING ON DECEMBER 1

 

Guest speaker for this month’s meeting of the Strathcona Residents Associaiton will be Joji Kumagai, Acting Executive Director of the Strathcona Business...

Neighbourhood Events
Sunday, November 7, 2010
A Taste of Japan in the Heart of the Old East End
S.R.A Newsletter

Hello, Strathcona friends and neighbours. Some news for you:

 

--- SRA meeting Wednesday, November 3

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Neighbourhood Events
Saturday, November 6, 2010
Come on down as old meets new at our Friends of Strathcona Social event from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m.
Neighbourhood Events
Wednesday, November 3, 2010
Come to the Strathcona Community Centre at 7:15 for the monthly meeting of the SRA.
S.R.A Newsletter

 Hello, Strathcona friends and neighbours. The Annual General Meeting of the Strathcona Residents Association will be held on Wednesday, October 6, at 7:15 p.m., at the Strathcona Community Centre.

The chair, treasurer, and the chairs of the various active committees will present their annual reports.

At the AGM,...

S.R.A Newsletter

 Hello, Strathcona friends and neighbours. Here is news of some interesting events in and around the neighbourhood:

 

-- the "Vancouver...