How to Start and Run a Book Club, a free workshop to learn great tips and tricks for making a great book club, will take place Wednesday, Sept. 19, 7-9 p.m. at Capilano library, 3045 Highland Blvd., North Vancouver. Registration required: 604-987-4471.
Pioneers Skiers' Reunion: Pioneer skiers and cabin owners from the early days of the North Shore mountains will gather for friendship and memories Wednesday, Sept. 19, noon to 4 p.m. at Cypress Creek Lodge on Cypress Mountain. At about 2: 30 p.m. there will be a pilgrimage to the Hollyburn Lodge. Info: www.mtseymourhistory. blogspot.ca/.
Shaping Active, Healthy Communities: A community dinner and walkabout will take place Wednesday, Sept. 19, 69 p.m. at North Shore Neighbourhood House, 225 East Second St., North Vancouver. The event will start with a free tapas dinner followed by a keynote presentation by Dr. Brian O'Connor and then an interactive walk guided by City of North Vancouver senior staff. RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org or 604-730-7351.
Technology Class: An introduction to e-books and e-readers will take place Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2-4 p.m. at the West Vancouver Memorial Library, 1950 Marine Dr. Info: 604-925-7404 or www.westvanlibary.ca.
Boat Show at the Creek: Mosquito Creek Marina will hold its sixth annual boat show Sept. 20-23 at 415 West Esplanade, North Vancouver. The event will include daily seminars and sea trials. Admission: $25 for four days or $12 for a single day pass. Info: www. boatsvancouver.ca.
Computer Training: A free 30-minute session of oneon-one computer assistance Thursday, Sept. 20, 2-4 p.m. at Capilano library, 3045 Highland Blvd., North Vancouver. Registration required: 604-987-4471.
Join Jane: Drop by the fireplace area at Lynn Valley library for informal one-on-one chats with North VancouverSeymour MLA Jane Thornthwaite Thursday, Sept. 20, 1011 a.m. at 1277 Lynn Valley Rd.
Start Your Genealogy: A free workshop on how to get started on your family tree Thursday, Sept. 20, 7-8: 30 p.m. at North Vancouver City Library, 120 West 14th St., North Vancouver. No registration required. Info: www.cnv. org/nvcl/ or 604-998-3450.
Fishing Derby: The District of North Vancouver firefighters will hold a fundraising derby Friday, Sept. 21. It will start one hour before sunrise and end with a weigh-in at 2 p.m. sharp at Lions Gate Marina, 1331 McKeen Ave., North
Vancouver. Tickets: $60, which includes a T-shirt, burger and boat launch. Funds raised will support the Seymour Salmonoid Society and Athletics for Kids. Info: 604-828-4106.
Earthball Community Festival: A celebration of the International Day of Peace will take place Saturday, Sept. 22, noon to 6 p.m. at Inter River Park, North Vancouver. There will be entertainment, food, games and a peace circle of drumming, singing and dancing. Info: www.earthballcommunityfestival.blogspot.ca.
Filipino Fiesta: A fundraising festival for Holy Trinity elementary that showcases Philippine talents, culture and heritage Saturday, Sept. 22, 6-11 p.m. at Holy Trinity school, 128 West 27th St., North Vancouver. There will be a live band, dancing, entertainment and food. Tickets: $25.
The North Shore Community Drum Circle will take place Saturday, Sept. 22, 10 a.m. to noon at Lynn Valley United Church, 3201 Mountain Hwy., North Vancouver. The session is open to all ages and abilities with instruments provided. Fee: $15. Info: www.lynnvalleychurch.com or 604-987-2114.
Fall Festival: A celebration of Lower Lonsdale and the harvest season will take place Sunday, Sept. 23, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Waterfront Plaza at Lonsdale Quay, 123 Carrie Cates Court, North Vancouver. The event will feature local talent, kids' activities and a showcase of area businesses.
Walk with Shipyard Sal: A free walking tour of the historic Burrard Dry Dock shipyard Saturday, Sept. 23, 1 and 2: 30 p.m. Tours depart from the PGE Railway Station at the foot of Lonsdale Avenue. Info: 604-990-3700, ext. 8008.
CoolDrinks: A casual gathering to connect and inspire community members interested in taking action on climate change will meet Tuesday, Sept. 25, 7-9 p.m. at Cheers Restaurant, 125 East Second St., North Vancouver. Three guest speakers will share information about the benefits of bee conservation. Fee: $10, which includes snacks. Registration: email@example.com. Info: www.coolnorthshore.ca.
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