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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
Thursday, October 30, 2014
at the Britannia Secondary School Auditorium
Neighbourhood Events
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
7 pm, Creekside CommunityCentre, 1 Athletes Way
Neighbourhood Events
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Volunteer tutor training sessions Oct 8th or 29th 5:30-8:15 pm
Neighbourhood Events
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - Sunday, November 9, 2014
Featuring over 90 events at over 25 venues
Neighbourhood Events
The Raymur Mothers Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - Sunday, November 9, 2014
On Oct 29, a dramatized version of the inspiring story of the Militant Mothers of Raymur will premiere in a musical play
S.R.A Newsletter
Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Park Board Candidates Meeting: Strathcona Community Centre Tuesday October 28 7-9pm
Cope, Greens, NPA & Vision will be there. Ask your questions!

S.R.A Newsletter
Monday, October 27, 2014

Hello everyone,

We have lots of news and events to tell you about, but first of all mark
your calendars for the upcoming SRA meeting, Wednesday, November
5th at 7:15 pm (@ the Strathcona Community Centre, 601 Keefer)
’Disaster and Fire Planning’ with...

Neighbourhood Events
Saturday, October 25, 2014
Talk to candidates from the various civic parties.
Neighbourhood Events
Saturday, October 25, 2014
Strathcona residents will have an opportunity to talk to candidates from the various civic parties in the Raycam gym.
S.R.A Newsletter
Thursday, October 23, 2014

City Council Candidates Meet & Greet

Saturday, Oct 25, 11:30 to 1:30, in the gym of the Ray-Cam Community Centre from 11:30-1:30. Strathcona residents will have an opportunity to talk to candidates from the various civic parties. Rather than this being a speech-fest,...

Neighbourhood Events
Monday, October 13, 2014 - Friday, October 17, 2014
explore the diverse cultural history of Strathcona with the Vancouver Heritage Foundation
S.R.A Newsletter
Saturday, October 11, 2014

Hi Everyone,

Something exciting to do in our neighbourhood next week from the Vancouver Heritage Foundation:

Early Immigrant History Walking Tours (Free)
Citizenship Week - October 14 – 17th, 2014
Guides: John Atkin and Maurice Guibord.

October 13th through 19th Vancouver Heritage Foundation is celebrating...

Neighbourhood Events
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 - Tuesday, November 25, 2014
singing music of solidarity with people working for social change
S.R.A Newsletter
Thursday, October 2, 2014

Hello neighbours!

Last night’s meeting was busy and productive - we had a great conversation with Cynthia Low (Executive Director) and David Parent (Board member) of the Britannia Community Centre. Afterwards, the AGM included both philosophical discussion about the future of the SRA and practical allocation of responsibilities for SRA Council and Committees. I would like to...

S.R.A Newsletter
Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Hi everyone,

Looking forward to getting together tomorrow night at 7 pm sharp.
We meet at the Strathcona Community Centre, we’ll be upstairs this time in the breakfast room.

After our guests from the Britannia Community Centre tell us about the major renovations anticipated for their site, we’ll be holding...