PoCo April 30th, 2016

Saturday:   9:00 am – 1:00 pm:  PoCo Garden Club Annual Plant Sale @ Trinity United Church

News & Stuff

Terry Fox Foundation:  Fred Fox update from touring Nova Scotia schools.

The Port Coquitlam Heritage and Cultural Society (PoCo Heritage):  (PiC) 1930 May Day Queen Amelia Walters is being crowned at the stage in Aggie Park, behind the old Agricultural Hall that stood on Coquitlam Avenue. Built in 1912, Aggie Hall and its grounds were home to decades of May Day celebrations until the Hall’s demolition in the 1970s.

Greg Moore:  Some great pics (at link) from Mary Ness of the official opening of the City of PoCo 93rd Annual May Day.

GalacticEntertainment:  We had an awesome time at the City of Port Coquitlam Mayday grand opening ? thanks for letting Galactic Entertainment be part of the team – Pics Here

River’s Edge Theatre:  Actors are ready to start their first day of workshops! ‪#‎bcdramafest‬


7:00 am   Wheel to Heal @ Town Centre Park

8:00 am  The Tri-Cities New Home Real Estate Show on Tri-City Radio CKPM 98.7 FM

9:00 am – 1:00 pm:  PoCo Garden Club Annual Plant Sale @ Trinity United Church

9:00 am:  PoCo Minor Baseball  Scott’s Pitch, Hit, Run event @ Thompson Park, upper diamond. This is a fun competition where players pitch, hit the ball, and run the bases, and can advance to other competitions.

10:30 – noon:  Please come and have a cup of coffee with MP Ron McKinnon at the Port Coquitlam Art Knapp (1300 Dominion Avenue).

11:00 am – 5:00 pm  Art Focus 23rd Annual Spring Art Show @ Leigh Square (Show runs to Sunday)

1:30 – 3:30 pm  Cutie Circle’s 2016 Ukulele Workshop Series for Absolute Beginners @ Leigh Square (Free)

5:30 – 11 pm:  ACRSS “An Evening Under the Stars” Annual Auction and Dinner! @ Archbishop Carney Regional Secondary School 1335 Dominion Avenue ($50)

7:00 pm  The Wizard of Oz and Elf the Musical Presented by Lindbjerg Academy @ Terry Fox Theatre  (Til May 1st)

8:00 pm:  Stage 43 Theatrical Society – “Five Women Wearing the Same Dress” @ the Evergreen Cultural Centre.


May 14th:  Mark your calendars for our summer banquet @ The PoCo Hunting & Fishing Club ($30)

May 28th:  IT’S BACK!!!! Register NOW!! The Amazing Race @ The Port

Business & Jobs

The Giggle Dam Dinner Theatre:  THE GIGGLE DAM IS HIRING! P/T Box Office Customer Service Agent (Saturdays)

What’s On Port Coquitlam:  PRIZE DRAW!! 2-Night Stay in Whistler!!  MAY DAY PARADE!! – Fill in entry form at What’s On! Port Coquitlam Magazine Booth on May 7th

Meridian Arms Pub:  Our Cinco de Mayo Party is Thursday May 5th at 6:00pm!!? LIVE Mariachi Band, Great Mexican Food & Drink Features and tons of Giveaways up for grabs!!?Don’t miss it!! Olé!!?

Tony Embroidery POCO:  ‪#‎POCO2016‬, ‪#‎MayDayFestival‬ ‪#‎2016MayDay‬ ‪#‎CityofPoCo‬ ‪#‎TonyEmbroideryPoCo‬‪#‎Embroidery

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