What: Take a moment to de-stress by cuddling with warm, furry therapy dogs, while joining a meditation session that will show you how to share calm energy with a dog and connect to the external world through the peacefulness that dogs inherently have.
Where: Lev Bukhman Lounge, AMS Student Union, UBC – 6133 University Blvd, Vancouver
When: Monday, November 7:
from 3 to 3:30 pm – meditation with therapy dogs
from 4 to 4:30 pm – diggy destress without meditation
Admission: By donation to co-organizers Vancouver ecoVillage online or on the door; $5 for students, $10 for non-students. Register here.
What: This Monday only, get an intro lesson for only a $5 cover charge at Practica, a weekly night of salsa, bachata and kizomba dancing. Afterwards, DJ Roger will serve up the best beats for experienced dancers and DJ Ron will play a sensual kizomba mix.
Where: Harbour Centre, 2nd floor – 927 Granville Street, Vancouver
When: Monday, November 7, from 7:30 pm to 11:30 pm
What: Meet with staff from shelter operator, the RainCity Housing and Support Society, the City of Vancouver, BC Housing, and Vancouver Coastal Health to learn more about the specific operations of the shelter at 1st and Commercial.
Where: WISE Hall – 1882 Adanac Street, Vancouver
When: Monday, November 7, from 6 to 8 pm
Register: This event is free, but space is limited. Register in advance by emailing [email protected]
What: This weekly comedy night lineup is different every week. Headlining this Monday is Al Val, whose act is described as an explosive mashup of spontaneity vs. well-crafted theories, born out of the oxymoronic nature of being an childish adult.
Where: Eight and a Half – 151 East 8th Ave, Vancouver
When: Monday, November 7, from 9 to 11:30 pm
Tickets: $5 on the door, $3.50 Postmark Brewing beers
What: Geoff Andrew, writing for Sight & Sound, describes Gimme Danger as one of the great rock documentaries of recent years. Directed by Jim Jarmusch, this “wonderfully eloquent” film examines the rise and fall of Iggy Pop and the Stooges.
Where: VIFF Vancity Theatre – 1181 Seymour St, Vancouver
When: Monday, November 7, at 8:45 pm; more screenings on Tuesday and Thursday
Tickets: Available at VIFF, $12 adults, $10 students
DH Vancouver Staff
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