7 things to do in Vancouver today: Monday, November 6

Nov 6 2017, 9:51 am

Start off the new week by checking out one of our picks of seven things to do around Vancouver today, Monday November 6. Vancouver Canucks, EAT! Vancouver and more.

For more things happening around town, check out our events section.

Vancouver Canucks versus Detroit Red Wings

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  • What: The Vancouver Canucks take on the Detroit Red Wings at Rogers Arena.
  • When: Monday, November 6, 2017
  • Time: 7 pm
  • Where: Rogers Arena – 800 Griffiths Way, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online

Life in Residential Care: Presented by the Alzheimer Society of BC

  • What: ​This workshop will focus on the process of adjustment after a person with dementia has moved into a residential care facility. Learn about the changes to your role as a caregiver that this transition can bring, and how to enhance your visits.  The session will also review strategies for working effectively with a care team and offers tips for acting as an advocate within a residential care setting.
  • When: Monday, November 6, 2017
  • Time: 6 to 7:45 pm
  • Where: Burnaby Public Library McGill Branch – 4595 Albert Street, Burnaby
  • Price: Free but pre-registration is required. Call the Alzheimer Society of BC at 604-298-0780 or email [email protected]

Sean Conroy

  • What: Member of UCB flagship show Asssscat for over 20 years, and multi-disciplined comedy tour-de-force, Sean Conroy (Conan, Comedy Central) performs a blistering set of stand-up at the Fox Cabaret. Also featuring Abdul Aziz and Sophie Buddle!
  • When: Monday, November 6, 2017
  • Time: Doors 8 pm
  • Where: Fox Cabaret – 2321 Main Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, $10

EAT! Vancouver

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  • What: This fun food festival features the award-winning chefs from across the country leading expert workshops, culinary experiences, and top notch dinners all in support of Project CHEF, a charity aimed at teaching young students about healthy food.
  • When: November 6 to November 11
  • Where: Multiple venues in Vancouver
  • Price: Ticket prices vary depending on the event; buy online

Douglas College Global Engagement Days

  • What: Celebrate culture, food, music and more at the first-ever Global Engagement Days. During the week, Douglas College will hold workshops and panel discussions with subject-matter experts about everything from immigration, to human rights, to interculturalization and more, host film screenings and more.
  • When: November 6 to 10, 2017
  • Where: Douglas College – New Westminster and Coquitlam campuses
  • More InfoOnline

Master Mind Master Class with Atom Egoyan

  • What: A special evening in celebration of the 50th Anniversary of film classes in UBC’s Department of Theatre & Film where Atom Egoyan will share how he tells compelling stories in Canadian film and a rapidly changing industry, and why bold film-making has never been more important than it is in our current global political climate.
  • When: Monday, November 6, 2017
  • Time:  6:30 to 9 pm
  • Where: Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre – 6163 University Boulevard, Vancouver
  • More Info: Online

Ani DiFranco with special guests Gracie and Rachel

  • What: With her twentieth studio album, BINARY, the iconic singer/songwriter/activist/poet/DIY trendsetter Ani DiFranco returns to territory that brought her to the world’s attention more than twenty-five years ago. One of the first artists to create her own label (Righteous Babe Records) in 1990, she has been recognized among the feminist pantheon for her entrepreneurship, social activism, and outspoken political lyrics.
  • When: Monday, November 6, 2017
  • Time: 8 pm
  • Where: Vancouver Playhouse – 600 Hamilton Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, $74.50
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