March 9th, 2016

Wednesday’s Pic:   Our Dad and Grandpa is no longer telling jokes. Rolland Murray Fox died late afternoon on March 8th while listening to a little Hank Williams.

Alerts

RCMP:  March is  Fraud Prevention Month: Beware of these scams

Today’s Events

8:10 am  Chamber Chat on Tri-City Radio CKPM 98.7 FM

10:15 am:  Story Time @ Terry Fox Library

12:00 pm – 1:15 pm  Tri-Cities Chamber Toastmaster Meeting @ PoCo City Hall

3:30 pm – 4:30pm: LEGO Club (ages 5 to 12) @ Terry Fox Library

6:00 pm:  Get On Board: Fifth Stop – Workshop #5  – Learn the key tools a bard needs to keep an organization on track @ Innovation Centre

6:30 pm – 10:00 pm:  Fun & Games [Card & Board Games] @ Me-N-Ed’s, Port Coquitlam! (Every 2nd Wednesday)

7:00 pm:  Arts Focus Artists’ Association Business Evening @ The Outlet in Leigh Square

7:30 pm  Second Story Theatre’s Wednesday Comedy Showcase @ Terry Fox Theatre – $8.50 at the door

SST Wednesday

Upcoming Events

March 17th:  St. Paddy’s Day Celebration @ The Burke Beer House

March 20th:  2016 Tri-City Wedding Show @ Executive Plaza Hotel

April 3rd:  Attention all those interested in Improv – Auditions for Second Storey Players @ Terry Fox Theatre (pre-registration required)

News & Announcements

Premier Christy Clark:  Statement on the passing of Rolly Fox

priemier rolly

TC News:  Port Coquitlam wants more say on RCMP purchasing policy – Port Coquitlam is putting the brakes on the upkeep of the cop shop it shares with Coquitlam.

PoCo Hunting & Fishing:  7 Women Changing the Shooting World

MP Ron McKinnon:  Women’s Day Video

Premier Christy Clark:  Women’s Day Video

Fraser Health:  REFUGEES IN FRASER HEALTH – SERVICES AND INFORMATION

PoCo Hunting & Fishing:  GO FISHING, GO TO JAIL – There’s something’s fishy about Bill C-246

TC News:  Carol Todd, Gloria Cuccione, two well-known Tri-City women, have been nominated for the 2016 YWCA Women of Distinction Awards

Ottawa Citizen:  Shelley’s big dream: NACO to present an ambitious evening of new music… feature the stories of Amanda Todd, a young B.C. teen who took her own life after being cyber-bullied

Province:  Smyth: House price shock sparks action by Port Coquitlam City Councillor Brad West – Councillor says other cities, B.C. government should tackle issue

Smyth Snip

TC News:  Editorial: No easy answers on foreign investment – The Lower Mainland is being marketed to the world, we shouldn’t be surprised when the world shows up at our doorstep

Terry Fox Org:   How many pairs of runners did Terry Fox go through in his Marathon of Hope? Darryl Fox provides the answer.

TC News:  Spring break fun for all ages – Plenty of camps and low or no-cost things to do in the Tri-Cities

PoCo City:  There’s still time to register for our Spring Break Day Camps. Check out our full-day & half-day camps at portcoquitlam.ca/camps and register at experienceit.ca

Spring Break

 

 

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