PoCo Daily Digest July 11th, 2016

Monday:  Softball Canada – Meet the athletes of Team Canada – today Port Coquitlam’s Jennifer Salling! 4 days to the Surrey 2016 Women’s World Softball Championship!

 

News

Port Coquitlam to protect farmland from residental takeover – Vancouver suburb employs farmland zoning to stop ‘monster homes’

PoCo City wants your feedback on housing options by Sept. 19th – more info and survey here.

Community

Lots of volunteer opportunities for PoCo Youth

Calling all girls 8-18! Come get inspired through sport at Poco’s first BC Super Week cycling criterium, get a workout, and be inspired by Olympians!

Port Coquitlam Farmers Market – This Thursday we ordered sun for the Market! We’re planning a great day with peaches, plums and the first Triple Sweet Jubilee corn from Chilliwack. Don’t miss out! 3pm-7pm in Leigh Square.

Arts & Entertainment

Second Storey Theatre – Had a great time at the last drop in workshop until September. Thanks for all that came out and played with us. See you Wednesday for the Improv Battle Royale to cap off this season of Second Storey Players!

Music In The Park offers a wide range of musical genres all summer long and this upcoming Sunday is no different with Chapter 11! Rob Sheridan & Bob Collins: Two acoustic entertainers, voice & guitars. Entertaining and experienced to drive a fun crowd or play laid back favorites for everyone. They put their unique spin on the music of the best known Pop, Rock, Country, Celtic, Folk and Blues with and invitation to sing a long! Leigh Square – Sunday, July 17, 2016 2-4 pm

MTG Eldritch Prerelease Weekend July 16-17 at Treasure Chest Games

Sports

PoCo Minor Baseball – Baseball BC in conjunction with Douglas College is offering a summer camp next week at Bird Field. Great opportunity to learn the FUNdamentals of baseball and develop your skills. Register at baseball.bc.ca/summercamps

PoCo Minor Softball – The U14b Ravens won the provincial championship in Surrey, defeating the Vancouver Wildcats in the gold medal game.

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Business

Chamber – It’s the Whitecaps FC Chamber Summer Social You’ve Been Waiting For! Bring your friends and family, “cheers” with fellow chamber members and make new connections with the North Vancouver Chamber at this special summer time social event. Join us as we root on the home team take on Real Salt Lake! Bob Lenarduzzi, President of the Whitecaps FC, will also join us pre-game at the Meet and Greet in the BC Sports Hall of Fame!

 

 

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