Pitch-In BC: Registration is now open to get involved with this year's campaign to pick up litter in the community from April 21 to 27. Registration: pitch-in.ca or 1-877-PITCHIN. Groups wanting to receive free Pitch-In week bags for their project must register by March 15.
Choosing a Tablet or E-Reader: A session, presented in conjunction with London Drugs, on how to select a tablet or e-reader that is right for you Wednesday, March 13, 7-8: 30 p.m. at Capilano library, 3045 Highland Blvd., North Vancouver. There will be hands-on demonstrations. Registration required: 604-987-4471, ext. 8175. Info: nvdpl.ca.
EarthWorks - The Sixth Extinction: Join ecologist and
biogeographer Keith Wade to hear evidence and the proposed reasons for today's loss of biodiversity on a global scale Wednesday, March 13, 7 p.m. at Capilano University Performing Arts Theatre, 2055 Purcell Way, North Vancouver.
One-on-One Computer Assistance: Sign up for 30 minutes of personalized help with the Internet, email, word processing, social media or an e-reader Wednesday, March 13, 2: 304: 30 p.m. at Parkgate library, 3675 Banff Court, North Vancouver. Registration required: 604-929-3727.
Public Information Meeting: The public is invited to review a proposal for a 129-unit Edgemont seniors' residence Wednesday, March 13, 6: 30 p.m. at Highlands United Church, 3255 Edgemont Blvd., North Vancouver. Members of the Edgemont Senior Living team will be present to provide an update on the proposal and respond to questions. Info: edgemontseniorliving.com.
Social Media and You: An interactive opportunity to hear from technology specialist Steve Dotto Wednesday, March 13, 7-8: 30 p.m. at Centennial Theatre, 2300 Lonsdale Ave., North Vancouver. Free. RSVP: gailrussell@ nvsd44.bc.ca.
The Ultimate Traveller - European Journeys: A series of travel talks accompanied by photographs with world traveller Peter Langer Wednesdays, 7 p.m. at the Ferry Building Gallery, 1414 Argyle Ave., West Vancouver. Schedule: Impressions of Turkey, March 13 and Impressions of Malta, March 20. Fee: $15 per session. Registration: 604-925-7270.
Business After Five: The West Vancouver Chamber of Commerce will present a social media evening with guest speaker, technology specialist Steve Dotto Thursday, March 14, 57: 15 p.m. at Capilano University Bosa Centre for Film and Animation, 2055 Purcell Way, North Vancouver. The evening will begin with a networking reception with wine and appetizers, sponsored by Capilano University's School of Business. Admission: $40/$30/$15. Tickets: westvanchamber.com or 604-926-6614.