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The largest tulip festival in Western Canada returns to the Lower Mainland

The largest tulip festival in Western Canada returns to the Lower Mainland

There will be more than 6.5 million bulbs in all!
$150K in Metro Vancouver arts grants up for grabs

$150K in Metro Vancouver arts grants up for grabs

Metro Vancouver is accepting submissions for its annual regional cultural grants. A total of $150,000 in funding assistance is available to arts and culture organizations for regional projects, with a maximum of $10,000 per project grant.
Founder of New West-based non-profit earns provincial Medal of Good Citizenship

Founder of New West-based non-profit earns provincial Medal of Good Citizenship

What's happening Around Town
NWSS wants to hear from BIPOC students about police officers in schools

NWSS wants to hear from BIPOC students about police officers in schools

New Westminster schools' child and youth liaison officer program is on a temporary hold as the district considers its future
New West family spreads kindness in a time of COVID

New West family spreads kindness in a time of COVID

Food hampers made available to residents twice a week
New West centre highlights Urban Salmon documentary

New West centre highlights Urban Salmon documentary

Online screening and Q&A taking place tonight
Steel & Oak wants to double patron seating at New West brewery

Steel & Oak wants to double patron seating at New West brewery

Permanent patio and a reconfigured indoor space are part of the plans for the Third Avenue facility
New West opens registration for new elementary online learning program

New West opens registration for new elementary online learning program

New program for Grade 2 to 8 will be offered in 2021/22 if there's enough demand, and registration opens this morning (April 1)
Want your kids in online school? New West information session tonight

Want your kids in online school? New West information session tonight

Families who want to enrol in the new Grade 2 to 8 program will need to sign up between April 1 and 16. Watch the virtual meeting tonight to find out more.
Westminster Pier Park set to reopen Friday

Westminster Pier Park set to reopen Friday

New Westminster's popular waterfront park is set to reopen April 2 after more than six months. It's been closed since a devastating blaze in September 2020.