Upcoming Community Events – Autumn 2018

Upcoming Community Events

September 18 – October 23 | Spacial Dynamics

Spacial Dynamics workshops in the Roundhouse at VWS on Tuesdays from 8:30 am to 9:40 am beginning September 18 and concluding October 23. Graham Oslund will carry on the work of Marita and Les Tulloch. Experience is not necessary. Drop in for $15 or register for the full series for $75.

Contact Graham for more information at graham.oslund@gmail.com or 604 506-5366. Click for details


September 22 – 29 | Wild Salmon Caravan

Create or facilitate art in your medium of choice, following themes that relate wild salmon to mermaids, matriarchs, water, healing, regeneration, transformation and change, sustainable energy and Indigenous food systems. We invite everyone to take part in our parades and programs in colourful, creative, cultural expressions of love for wild salmon.

Join us as we follow the Sockeye from the Salish Sea to Secwepemcul’ecw!

Find out more: wildsalmoncaravan.ca/2018/05/26/save-the-date-wild-salmon-caravan-september-22-29-2018/


September 28 & 29 | Cambridge Music Conference: Migration versus Multiculturalism

The World Premiere of Evgeny Shcherbakov’s new composition In Solitude: Midnight Moon for piano (2018 Cambridge Music Conference Commission) and the Canadian premiere of his piece Loneliness for piano (2006 Eurythmeum Zuccoli Commission, Dornach, Switzerland), both performed by the composer, will take place on September 28 & 29, 2018 at the Simon Fraser University, Goldcorp Centre for the Arts.
www.cambridgemusicconference.org/migration.html


September 28 | A Community Craft and Cuisine Celebration

You are invited for dinner at the Cascadia Society Zodiac, 351 West 19th Street. Dinner begins at 6:30. Tickets include your meal and a beautiful plate, cup & napkin set.

Choose your menu: salmon or vegetarian meal, mixed organic greens or arugula with figs, and berry pie or vanilla bean creme brulee.

RSVP by Friday, September 7 by contacting Monique at monique@cascadiasociety.org or Jason at jason@cascadiacociety.org. Cash, cheque or credit card accepted.


Vancouver Academy of Music

Once again we have free vouchers to the Vancouver Academy of Music (VAM) at the Orpheum Theatre on Granville Street, Vancouver for the upcoming concerts: Next Generation BC on October 7th and The Planets, on November 18th, both at 2:00 pm.

Vouchers are available from Ronaye in Reception and must be exchanged for tickets at the Orpheum Theatre box office starting at 1:00 pm on the day of the concert.


October 13 & 14 | Pentathlon Training – NEW DATES!

The Pentathlon events based on the ancient Greek Olympiad and developed by Spacial Dynamics, build on and enhance what is coming into being for the 10/11-year-old child: grounding, balance, rhythm, levity and attaining one’s goal.

Contact Michelle at 1-250-218-3986 or michelle@saltwaterschool.com to register.


October 18 – April 25 | The Vancouver Opera

The Vancouver Opera has once again generously offered students of the Vancouver Waldorf School the opportunity to buy dress rehearsal tickets to their 2018/19 season.

  1. The Merry Widow (Lehar) Student dress rehearsal: Thursday, Oct. 18th, 2018 at 7 pm at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre
  2. La Bohème (Puccini) Student dress rehearsal: Tuesday, Feb. 12th, 2019 at 7 pm at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre
  3. Faust (Gounod) Student dress rehearsal: Thursday, April 25th, 2019 at 7 pm at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre
  4. La Cenerentola (Rossini) Student dress rehearsal: Thursday, April 25th, 2019 at 2 pm at the Vancouver Playhouse Theatre

Tickets are $18 each.
Place your seasons’ request with Ronaye.
Include cash (preferable) or cheque (made out to Andrea Siradze) with your name and telephone number in an envelope.
Submit order by Oct 5 with Ronaye
Pick up Oct 12 with Ronaye

This is offered to the students along with a chaperone. Enjoy!


October 19 & 20 | 5th Annual PROUD2BE Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Conference

Family Services of the North Shore, in partnership with West Vancouver Youth Services, presents the 5th Annual PROUD2BE Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Conference. At AMS Student Nest, University of British Columbia, 6133 University Blvd, Vancouver, BC.

PROUD2BE brings together youth, parents and professionals to strengthen and celebrate our diverse LGBTQ2S+, gender non-conforming and allied community. This two-day conference will feature workshops, entertainment, social events, panel discussions for youth, parents and professionals and key-note speaker, Ann Travers, Associate Professor of Sociology at Simon Fraser University. Register Now


November 1 | Gutsy Girls Adventure Film Tour

Lioness Movement exclusively presents the first North American Gutsy Girls Adventure Film Tour.

Join us for an evening of inspiration that includes ~60 minutes of short films featuring women using their bodies to accomplish incredible goals: from backcountry skiing, biking, climbing and surfing to using slack-lining as a tool to teach and support refugee children. Our night together will also feature a powerful panel discussion with women who serve as inspiring examples of using their physical capabilities to elevate their lives and the lives of others.
Visit www.nvrc.ca/centennial-theatre/whats-on/gutsy-girls-adventure-film-tour to learn more and book tickets.

Main Campus

2725 St Christophers Road
North Vancouver, BC V7K 2B6
(604) 985-7435
info@vws.ca

High School

307-3255 Edgemont Boulevard
North Vancouver, BC V7R 2P1
(604) 986-2922
highschool@vws.ca