PoCo May 21st, 2016

Saturday:   The butterfly’s are here!! What an exciting day for the class it was and yesterday we will see if there’s more today. 5 were hatched yesterday!! PoCo Happy Times Pre-School

News

Thank you to Carol Todd Amanda Todd Legacy – Staying Strong for meeting with me yesterday and sharing Amanda’s story. It was an honour to attend the premier of Life Reflected at the National Arts Centre/Centre national des Arts, part of which shared Amanda’s Legacy. National Arts Centre Orchestra | l’Orchestre du Centre national des Arts
Ron McKinnon, MP Coquitlam – Port Coquitlam

Parents seek more help for students with dyslexia – Professional development for teachers and early intervention recommended, moms say it’s a human rights issue
TriCity News

Community

Got 5 mins? Help us improve City communications. We’re looking for feedback about our website and communications. Complete the survey online here: portcoquitlam.ca/survey and you may even win an iPad! You’ve got till May 29 to enter.

Hooray–our email account is back up and running! We can be reached at info@pocoheritage.org once again! Unfortunately we are unable to retrieve any of the emails sent between May 7 and 19. If you tried to contact us during this time, please call us at 604-027-8403 or re-send your email.  Thanks for all your patience, folks! Now please keep your fingers crossed that we can save all the info from our hard drive!
PoCo Heritage

Wellington Park Clean Up ‪#‎childfriendly‬ – Join your neighbours on Sunday, May 29 at 10:30 am to 12 noon is the next community clean up at Wellington Park. Contact sue.choy@westcoastfamily.org for further information
United Way Avenues of Change – Coquitlam River

A huge thank you to the AMES Family Foundation for their support. A certificate of appreciation presented thanking them, and we were gifted with a $5000 donation. Awesome.
Access Youth Services

Kena Campbell awarded a certificate of appreciation for her dedication and passion to ACCESS for many years. As a board member she gave of her time, expertise, and love for youth. ACCESS is better for having her on our board. THANK YOU KENA.
Access Youth Services

Time for Spring Cleaning the office! Bring your shredding to Coquitlam Centre on June 4th between 9:30am-2:30pm – By donation. Hope to see you there.
Crossroads Hospice

Next Wednesday – May 25 – is the DPAC Annual General Meeting. Please join us!

Arts& Culture

Bell to wrap up season for Port Coquitlam art group – Mixed-media artist Linda Bell will conclude the season for the Art Focus Artists’ Association in Port Coquitlam next week.

OPEN AUDITIONS FOR COQUITLAM RISES! – Evergreen Cultural Centre produces Coquitlam Rises at Evergreen Cultural Centre Theatre September 27th – October 2nd 2016.

Sports

PIRATES HOCKEY GETTING READY FOR NEXT GENERATION: Our community club, PoCo Pirates, have begun the process for intake for the fall season that includes new player registration. This past season the club enhanced it’s player development through the hiring of a Director of Hockey Operations, Doneau Menard, who brings an extensive background in performance experience to our city. The Pirates are positioned for long-term success and preparing the club in anticipation of the new city rec complex…it is a good time to join the Pirates Club. Go to www.pocominorhockey.com to get involved

Opinion

Letter: Cut the grass at Birchwood – The Editor, Birchwood Park is known to those in the Birchland neighbourhood as Spider Park.

Business

All month long, receive 10% off on all your catering orders! Taco Bar, Taco Salad Bar, Enchilada Bar, and more. We will deliver and set up, no fees. ‪#‎portcoquitlam‬ Use Promo Code: 101005   Expires: May 31st, 2016
Taco Del Mar PoCo

Jobs

CVS IS LOOKING FOR SUMMER CAMP STAFF
Community Ventures Society

 

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