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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 »
S.R.A Newsletter

Hello, Strathcona friends and neighbours.
Here are some items of interest to Strathcona residents, including the agenda for our upcoming meeting of the Strathcona Residents' Association (Wednesday Feb 6th), as well as minutes from January's meeting. 

This February'...

Neighbourhood Events
Friday, January 18, 2013
Open house this Friday from 11:30 to 2:00
Neighbourhood Events
Wednesday, February 6, 2013
Meeting of the Strathcona Residents' Association for February 2013
Neighbourhood Events
Thursday, January 17, 2013
See the new plans for Villa Cathay, allowing Chinese seniors to age in the community.
S.R.A Newsletter

Hello, Strathcona friends and neighbours.

We hope everyone has had an enjoyable holiday season so far, and on behalf of the SRA Council wish you all a Happy New Year.

Here are some items of interest to Strathcona residents, including the agenda for our...

S.R.A Newsletter

Hello, Strathcona friends and neighbours.

Here are some items of interest to Strathcona residents, including the agenda for our upcoming meeting of the Strathcona Residents' Association (Wednesday December 5th), as well as minutes from...

Neighbourhood Events
Wednesday, December 12, 2012
Their second year presenting a 4-day community festival and market supporting local artisans, artists, and performing artists with a focus on local Indigenous Peoples. They are also extending invitations to our non-Indigenous friends and neighbours in the inner-city to celebrate the creative talent and sharing and dialogue opportunities.
Neighbourhood Events
Saturday, December 1, 2012
Featuring artists Lisa Chase and Wendy Deakins
S.R.A Newsletter

On September 28th, the DTES LAPP Planning group held a community-wide session called What We Heard, to report on feedback that had come to date through the area planning process. The City of Vancouver, Inner City Neighbourhood Coalition, and Ray-Cam Centre are pleased to present another opportunity for local residents of all ages to provide first input into how...

S.R.A Newsletter

Hello, Strathcona friends and neighbours. Here are some items of interest to Strathcona residents, including the agenda for the next meeting of the Strathcona Residents Association, and the proposed...

Neighbourhood Events
Saturday, November 24, 2012
Buy handmade this holiday season!!!
Neighbourhood Events
Friday, November 16, 2012
Western Canada's largest visual arts festival. A 3 day free event - open studios for everyone to explore.
Neighbourhood Events
Wednesday, October 24, 2012
Over 80 events at over 25 venues throughout the Downtown Eastside and Strathcona
Neighbourhood Events
Saturday, November 3, 2012
A Day in Historic Strathcona, Saturday November 3, 2012
Neighbourhood Events
Saturday, November 3, 2012
A Day in Historic Strathcona, Saturday November 3, 2012