Fences: More Than Just Chain Links

Starting in July, the Downtown Surrey Business Improvement Association will partner with members of the community, like you, to do two fence art projects in Downtown Surrey. The first art project will be located along 135a Street between 106 and 108 Avenue, and the other will be around the temporary housing on 105 Avenue.

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Party for the Planet 2019

Ready to Party for the Planet? The City of Surrey is hosting it’s 9th annual Earth Day celebration. Join us for BC’s biggest Earth Day celebration on Saturday April 13th at Surrey’s Civic Plaza from 10am to 6pm. Party for the Planet is a FREE event and will feature the new Live Green World, environmental workshops, a sustainable marketplace, an acoustic concert series, local vendors, food trucks, and many more festival attractions.

There will also be an Adventure Zone with a free zipline, rock climbing wall, road hockey, and food trucks.

Presented by TD Bank, they will be offering 1,000 complimentary succulents to attendees! Looking to purchase some plants? This year’s tree and plant sale will offer native trees for $20 each, and plants will range from $2 to $4.

Live music will be heard all throughout the event! Here is this year’s performance lineup:

  • Colin Bullock, Harlequin Gold, and Bobs & Lolo at TD Main Stage
  • A DJ in The Adventure Zone
  • Acoustic performances in Live Green World and City Hall Atrium

For more information visit the Party for the Planet website https://www.surrey.ca/partyfortheplanet/ & https://www.surrey.ca/culture-recreation/11076.aspx

Surrey Food Bank Shred-a-thon

Are you doing some New Year cleaning and want to safely shred away your old documents? The Surrey Food Bank and the Surrey RCMP are hosting a Shred-a-thon! Bring your confidential documents on Saturday February 9th 2019 from 10am to 2pm and have them safely shredded at the Safeway parking lot at 10355 King George Blvd. It’s a free event but donations of cash or non-perishable food items will be gratefully accepted!

 

UPDATE: If it snows, there will be a snowball fight!