Skip to content

In the Community

Hyack International Parade celebrates 50 wonderful years after pandemic pause

Hyack International Parade celebrates 50 wonderful years after pandemic pause

New Westminster's Hyack Festival Association gears up to revive community spirit
New Roots wants to help newcomers build connections in New West

New Roots wants to help newcomers build connections in New West

“My dream is to have people moving to New Westminster really feel like they are home.”
What is Canadian culture? New West women's group hosts talk

What is Canadian culture? New West women's group hosts talk

New Westminster Council of Women takes aim at "racism, sexism, heterosexism, ageism, ableism, classism, religious prejudice, xenophobia and other forms of oppression."
Royal City Gogos' annual Artisan Crafts for Africa sale returns to New West

Royal City Gogos' annual Artisan Crafts for Africa sale returns to New West

Save the Date:  Saturday, June 4
He, she, they: NWSS tackles pronouns and misgendering

He, she, they: NWSS tackles pronouns and misgendering

An estimated 80 students at the high school may be non-binary or trans. The SOGI team wants to make sure they feel included and safe.
New West float takes top award in Apple Blossom Parade

New West float takes top award in Apple Blossom Parade

Award-winning float will hit New West streets on May 28 in Hyack International Parade
New Westminster schools exploring ways to increase child care

New Westminster schools exploring ways to increase child care

Trustees want SD40 to explore more in-school options using existing district staff.
New West lacrosse tourney honours hall of famer

New West lacrosse tourney honours hall of famer

What's happening Around Town? New West Minor Lacrosse honours legacy of Dorothy Robertson
New Westminster schools forge new relationship with NWPD

New Westminster schools forge new relationship with NWPD

It's been more than a year since the SD40 board voted to eliminate police liaison officers in schools. The issue returns to the school board table May 10.
New West man a "hero" in the Korean Canadian community

New West man a "hero" in the Korean Canadian community

Chin uook Kim to receive Community Award for contributions to community building