What: Are you a Dungeons and Dragons gamer looking for a regular group to game with? Richmond Public Library hosts a weekly digitally-styled D&D game for adults every Tuesday. Registration required as seats are limited.
What: Take a trip back to the days of poodle-skirts, greased hair, and doo-wop music – the Drive-In Movie Series returns to Lansdowne Centre for its third year, presented by Fresh Air Cinema. Enjoy classic, family-friendly, and even some of the latest hits on an outdoor screen. Take a drive and cuddle up, or bring a blanket and lawn chair and settle in. Parking is on a first-come, first-served basis (first 200 vehicles), and the movie audio will be broadcast over FM radio. Keep in mind that this is a family-friendly event, so smoking and alcohol are strictly prohibited.
When: Every Wednesday from July 5 to August 30
Time: Sunset (gates open at 6 pm)
Where: Lansdowne Centre, west parking lot – 5300 No. 3 Road, Richmond
What: A fun family-friendly environment to encourage face-to-face contact and real conversations between neighbours. The event will have local non-profit organizations revealing the various needs of the community and providing space and opportunity for our Musqueam neighbours to educate all of us on the importance of being good stewards of the land. Activities include a sidewalk chalk drawing competition, bouncy castle, live music, magic show, beach volleyball, refreshments, and more.
When: Saturday, July 7, 2018
Time: 5 to 8 pm
Where: Richmond Olympic Oval – 6111 River Road, Richmond
What: Stroll through historic Steveston Village as the past comes to life with the Steveston Alive! Walking Tour Vignettes. Not just any ordinary walking tour – visitors will discover what the past was like as talented Hugh McRoberts Secondary School drama student actors perform five short plays about living and working in Steveston in the year 1917.
When: Every Saturday until July 21, 2018
Time: 1 pm and 3 pm
Where: Steveston Museum – 3811 Moncton Street, Richmond
What: Aberdeen Centre is transformed into a one-of-a-kind bamboo oasis celebrating the iconic, beloved Panda Bear. The exhibit features a family of 9 whimsical origami paper panda bear sculptures and 500 fuzzy adorable panda bears. Aberdeen Centre has commissioned a Hong Kong artist to create live sketches of the Panda scenes on site. The exhibition also features an exclusive cultural fashion show featuring popular Chinese designer Crystal Zhang, the very collection showcasing in this year’s New York Fashion Week.
When: Every Day until September 3, 2018
Time: Mall Hours
Where: Aberdeen Centre – 4151 Hazelbridge Way, Richmond
What: Join the Richmond Chamber of Commerce for their Annual BBQ, poolside at the Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel. Members and those who are not yet members are invited to celebrate the summer with BBQ, raffle prizes, live music, networking, and more.
When: Thursday, July 19, 2018
Times: Registration 11:30 am, Luncheon 12 pm to 2 pm
Where: Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel – 7551 Westminster Hwy, Richmond