Blog by Jody Copple

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Music at the Cannery in Steveston ~ Summer Series 5 Line up announced today!

June 6th, 2012


Summer Series No. 5 ~2012


Greetings Folks, The Music at the Cannery Summer Series in Steveston Village kicks off on Friday 6th July at 6:30 pm for nine shows in July and August.

At the Gulf of Georgia Cannery 12138 4th Ave, Richmond, Steveston Village.

Rain or Shine ~ The show goes on !

Open Air Shows ~ Bring a sweater it can get chilly.

We are excited to ...

Join me June 5th for the 2010 Walk for ALS!

May 15th, 2010

Please join me June 5th at Garry Point Park for the 2010 Walk for ALS.  This is a very underfunded and overlooked cause. 

ALS is a devastating and terminal illness.  Patients suffer greatly as they go through progressive loss of mobility without any impairment of cognitive function.  ALS is hard on the whole family, patients end up needing expensive round the clock care and specialized equipm ...

Pub Night! In Support Of the 2010 Easter Seals Camps

January 30th, 2010

Our Colleague, Janet Downey has organized a Pub Night Fundraiser in support of the 2010 Easter Seals Camps.  There are still tickets left.  In 2008 this event raised $1,000.00 and in 2009 $2775.00!

The Easter Seals Camps provide the summer camp experience to children with physical challenges at no cost to thier families. 

Saturday January 30th
Time:  6:30 on - food i ...

Don't miss this! Dream Auction to Aid Children in Need

November 13th, 2009

From the Richmond Review November 13 2009:

The eighth annual Dream Auction benefiting Richmond children in need is set for Saturday, Nov. 28.  A silent auction, live auction, buffet lunch and a chance to win two tickets anywhere Air Canada flies are all part of the event.

Organized by volunteers at Gilmore Park United Church, the auction has raised $250,000 to help Richmond's youngest residen ...

Rapid Transit opens in Richmond Today! (Canada Line)

August 17th, 2009

The new Canada Line opens to the public today! 

This is a huge advance for Richmond and can only impact property values positivley!  It is now a lot more realistic for many living in Richmond to leave the car at home to attend special events in the city or for daily communiting to Post-Secondary or work.  It will also encourage people living in surronding areas who depend on rapid transit to ...

The 2009 Weekend to End Breast Cancer starts tomorrow- August 15!

August 14th, 2009




This weekend I will be participating in the Weekend to End Breast Cancer for the 6th year in a row.  By the end of this weekend I will have walked 360 kilometers and raised over $23,000 for Breast Cancer Care and Research!

Funds raised stay in BC and benefit the BC Cancer Foundation.  Funds have contributed to purchase BC's first Digital Mammography machine and more.

This year thank ...