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DESCRIPTION11 a.m. to 6 p.m. May Pole Dancing Food Kiosks Secondary School Bands perform Vintage Games Living Timeline Book Amnesty bring your old library and text books back And more! Odlum Brown Community Concert Stage Craft Market Festival of Lights Farmers Market Tiddly Cove Morris Dancers Bowen Island Black Sheet Dancers HORSESHOE BAY Boat Tours Sewells Kids Fishing Derby Youth Musical Showcase AJ Woodworth EAGLE HARBOUR
Caulfeild Shopping Centre
A24 - North Shore News - Wednesday, May 23, 2012
SEAWALKTAKE A WALK ANY DAY!
West Vancouvers beautiful sea walk is one of the most popular spaces in our community and is even busier in the sunny summer months. While youre enjoying all the festivities on June 2, be sure to stroll the sea walk route to catch the new interpretive panels placed along the waterfront. Learn about Lighthouse Park, the West Vancouver Memorial Library, the history of West Vancouvers Memorial Arch and much more!
HORSESHOE BAY 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
A small shing and resort destination in the early 1920s, Horseshoe Bay is now a busy waterfront community with plenty of beautiful sights and sounds. In the 1930s passengers would take ferry rides from Horseshoe Bay to the Ferry Building Pier on 14th Street. For Centennial Community Day, we will be bringing back this historic ferry route with Sea Safaris departing from Sewells Marina.
Spend the entire day in West Vancouver!West Vancouver only turns 100 once, so lets make this Centennial Community Day Celebration a day to remember. Enjoy live music, dance performances, boat rides, great food and more. Weve
planned plenty of fun to keep you celebrating till the stars come out - so park your car, take a boat or bus ride, and check out all the beautiful locations hosting centennial celebrations.
The West Vancouver School District was founded in 1912 when the residents of West Vancouver elected their rst council and school board. In 1913, Hollyburn Elementary School was built as a two-room school house in the picturesque seaside community of Ambleside. Today, the school combines the charm of a heritage building with the modern tools needed for teaching in the 21st century. The school is opening up its doors on June 2 and inviting everyone to join in celebrating 100 years of history with some family-friendly fun!
HOLLYBURN ELEMENTARY 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE: May Pole Dancing Food Kiosks Secondary School Bands perform Vintage Games Living Timeline Book Amnesty bring your old
library and text books back And more!
DUNDARAVE 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Dundarave was named after Dundarave Castle in Scotland. Originally, the area was a notable secluded holiday spot for vacationing Vancouverites; however, in 1914 a pier was built at 25th Street and the area ourished. The very rst West Vancouver swimming club was created in Dundarave and it also held the very rst regatta. On June 2 the space will become home to a craft fair, stage and more!
Enjoy a variety of delicious food options Burgers and Hot Dogs Sausages and
Pierogies Salmon on a Bun Bratwurst on a Bun Spring Rolls and
Bubble Tea Ice Cream Bars Cotton Candy Pasta and Sandwiches Soft Tacos Vietnamese
Crepes Fresh Fruit Popcorn Coffee Poutine Mini Donuts
HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE: Odlum Brown
Community Concert Stage Craft Market Festival of Lights Farmers Market Tiddly Cove Morris Dancers Bowen Island Black
West Vancouver was once little more than a cluster of cottages clinging to a rugged coastline. But despite its isolation and challenging landscape, our founding fathers
had a vision for their rustic seaside community. That vision included a ferry service from Vancouver which was in full operation by 1909, three years before the municipality incorporated. It was also why Hollyburn Ski Lodge was constructed long before there was any ski infrastructure in place here. From its earliest days, West Vancouver has attracted pioneering spirits with the will to take risks and do things their own way.
On its 100th birthday, our municipality offers an unparalleled quality of life for residents. As a community, we are still very much in tune with our history. The Ferry Building at Ambleside has been refurbished into a gallery that promotes the best in West Coast art. Hollyburn Elementary School, the rst school in West Vancouver, consistently provides the same high level of education found in all our schools. Throughout West Vancouver there are many
reminders of the stories and the people who created our community. Their history lives in the present and will become a part of our future.
As you visit our Centennial Community Day celebrations, take a moment to re ect on what West Vancouver means to you, and remember that West Vancouvers story is still being written.
Congratulations West Vancouver,
Mayor Michael Smith
MAYOR MICHAEL SMITH
EAT. STAY. CELEBRAT
HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE: Boat Tours Sewells Kids Fishing Derby Youth Musical Showcase AJ Woodworth
Blue Bus Route
Lions Gate Bridge
Upper Levels Highway
Wednesday, May 23, 2012 - North Shore News - A25
FERRY BUILDING LANDING12 p.m. to 6 p.m.
The foot of the 14th Street Pier is home to the Ferry Building Gallery, a wood-frame building constructed in 1912. The primary heritage value of the Ferry Building Gallery is in its association with West Vancouvers ferry and bus services, both of which were essential to the development of a community. The Ferry Building opened as the Ambleside terminus in 1913 with the Shamrock Tea Room attached.For our Centennial Community Day Celebration, the Ferry Building will bring back their status as a terminus with boat tours taking passengers to and from Horseshoe Bay.
AMBLESIDE PARK10:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.
We have a musical line-up designed to keep your toes tapping and your ngers snapping throughout the day and well into the night! Ambleside Park will feature our local dance groups on the Dance Stage, a waterfront Beer Garden, interactive community games, and plenty of community non-pro t organizations hosting information booths and educating the community. The day kicks off with the Masters Mile Race.
Colin James ODDS featuring
Shaun Verreault of Wide Mouth Mason
Barney Bentall and The Legendary Hearts
Tennessee Three Dal Richards
Sustainability Zone with lots of educational games and demonstrations. We have to keep West Vancouver clean for the next 100 years!
Plenty of non-pro t organizations and local businesses serving up delicious food
Ambleside Masters Mile Dance Stage
ARGYLE AVENUE10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Take a stroll through the show and shine showcasing antique and unusual automobiles.Onlookers will be able to get an up-close-and-per-sonal view of antique police cars, re engines and more.
HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE: Shamrock Tea and Wine Room Live Music Historical Displays Boat Tours
SaturdayJune 2, 2012
Childrens performers Fred Penner and Norman Foote
Kids Zone area with an in atable park
Police dog demonstration and your chance to out-run a cop in a 3-lane bungee run
HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE: 1912 Detroit (electric) 1912 Rio (Oldsmobile) 1922 Gray-Dort Plus Hot Rods, Classics &
What's happeningJune 2, 2012
A26 - North Shore News - Wednesday, May 23, 2012
HORSESHOE BAY HOLLYBURN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
AMBLESIDEMain Stage HOSTED BY GRANT LAWRENCE
AMBLESIDE100 Beach Lounge
KNOW BEFORE YOU GO ...Join us for the celebration, and stay for a full day of fun. Here's a few ways to get to the festivities:
Complimentary Centennial Blue Bus ShuttleWest Vancouver Blue Bus is celebrating 100 years with a Centennial Shuttle that will run from venue to venue all day long (8:45am to 9pm). Runs approximately every 40 minutes. Shuttle stops include: Ambleside: 13th Street and Marine Drive ( rst shuttle is at 8:45 am); Hollyburn Elementary until 1pm; Dundarave: 25th Street and Marine Drive; Horseshoe Bay: Royal Avenue at Bay Street Sea Safari and Water Taxi ToursBoat tours will run throughout the day from Ambleside Pier to Horseshoe Bay. Voyage time is approximately 40 minutes in either direction. Tickets are $5 one way; shuttles are available to return you to your original departure. To reserve ride, call (604) 925-7270. Space is limited and seats are distributed on a rst come rst serve basis. Book now as we anticipate a sell out!
Sewells Sea SafarisHORSESHOE BAY DEPARTURES AMBLESIDE DEPARTURESTIME BARCODE TIME BARCODE9:30am 846967 10:30am 84702111:30am 847017 12:30pm 8470221:30pm 847018 4:30pm 8470243:30pm 847019 6:30pm 8470255:30pm 847020
40 Passenger Ferry (Water Taxi)HORSESHOE BAY DEPARTURES AMBLESIDE DEPARTURES
TIME BARCODE TIME BARCODE1:00pm 847067 2:00pm 8470703:00pm 847068 4:00pm 8471175:00pm 847069 6:00pm 847118
DUNDARAVE Odlum Brown Community Concert Stage
PERFORMANCES:9:30am - 12:40pm Youth Performances
1:00 - 1:40pm From Birch to Yew
2:00 - 3:00pm AJ Woodworth
3: 20 - 3:50pm Mark Coghlan
4:10 - 4:40pm Donna Newsom
5:00 - 6:00pm Karen Fowlie Band C