What: Race from Cleveland Park or Lower Seymour Conservation Reserve in North Vancouver & finish on the beautiful shores of Deep Cove. Racers will be treated to some great trails capped off by the punishment of the infamous Powerline Climb and chocolate delights at the finish line.
Where: Iron Knee starts at Cleveland Park on Capilano Road in North Vancouver, Tender Knee starts at the Lower Seymour Conservation Reserve, North Vancouver
What: To celebrate BC Water Week, sign up for a free Coquitlam Watershed Tour and learn about our local water from source to tap. Learn about the drinking water infrastructure and enjoy the views of the old growth forests and the Coquitlam Watershed.
What: Girls Learning Code is hosting its fourth annual National Girls Learning Code Day. On that day, hundreds of Canadians girls and their parents will come together to challenge themselves to learn a new skill: digital storytelling and animation. Hosted by Ladies Learning Code Vancouver.
Where: Amazon – 510 West Georgia Street, Vancouver; BC Tech Innovation Hub – 887 Great Northern Way, Vancouver; Traction on Demand – 2700 Production Way, Vancouver
What: This one-of-a-kind market is the only riverfront market in Vancouver. Come shop for fruits and vegetables, prepared foods, and handmade products produced by farmers and artisans. Stay for live music, a delicious meal and enjoy the waterfront, playground and pier.
Where: Kerr Street Plaza – 8683 Street, Vancouver
When: Every Saturday from 10 am to 3 pm, May 13 to October 14
What: This event offers a hands-on experience that includes plenty to do for all ages. Gardeners can grab some free topsoil, while kids can work on mini construction projects, jump on an excavator for a quick lesson or check out the interactive displays and games. Stop by the food court to purchase lunch, go for a hay ride tour of the Works Yard and kids can pick up a passport at the gate and collect stamps for a chance to win a prize.
Where: Kozier Neighbourhood Park – 10491 Kozier Drive, Richmond
What: South Surrey Garden Club’s annual plant sale, featuring perennials, shrubs, vegetables and more. There will also be a Mother’s Day gift table for children, as well as coffee and cookies to enjoy.
Where: St Mark’s Anglican Church – 12953 20th Ave, Surrey