What: Retrospective exhibition of Joseph Synn Kune Loh. Loh is a visual artist, a published poet, a design consultant, and international speaker on the evolution of consciousness. His career spans from the ’70s to present, and across Hong Kong, China, USA and Canada.
When: Saturday, January 6 to Sunday, February 4, 2018
Time: 9 am to 5 pm
Where: Vancouver Lipont Art Centre – 4211 No. 3 Road, Richmond
What: Start the New Year off on the right foot by discovering Minoru Park, the green heart of Richmond’s city centre. This walk begins and ends on the Clement Track before making its way into the Minoru Lakes area to the north.
When: Saturday, January 6, 2018
Time: 10 to 11 am
Meeting Spot: In front of the Grand Stand on Minoru Track – 7191 Granville Avenue, Richmond
What: Are you interested in building something with the Raspberry Pi? Want to collaborate with other technologists to create a Raspberry Pi project? Then head to Richmond Public Library for Hack Night: Raspberry Pi Photo Booth and More meetup.
What: The fourth annual BC Sport Leadership Conference is an excellent opportunity to learn about leadership from athletes from all walks of life, as well as network with likeminded people. Speaking at this year’s conference are Jennifer Botterill, Natalie Cook, Cindy Bristow and Dr. Adrienne Leslie-Toogood.
When: Sunday, January 14, 2018
Time: 9 am to 4 pm
Where: Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel – 7551 Westminster Highway, Richmond
What: Anti-poverty advocate Penny Goldsmith will present and share stories on her work as part of the Richmond Women’s Resource Centre’s ongoing Speakers Series. Following the presentation, Penny will be joined by legal advocates from CHIMO to talk about poverty issues in Richmond.
When: Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Time: 6:30 to 8:30 pm
Where: The Caring Place – Room 340 – 7000 Minoru Boulevard, Richmond
What: This free special launch event kicks off the third annual Branscombe House residency to welcome Richmond’s new 2018 artist-in-residence, Keely O’Brien. At the event, O’Brien will share examples from her career as a professional theatre artist and speak about some of the free community programs, activities and workshops she plans to offer this coming year.