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September
September 06 - Learn to Fish Programs, a Fraser River Experience
Event Time10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Sep 6, 2014
Event LocationMatsqui Trail Regional Park
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Learn about fish and fishing techniques along the banks of the Fraser River.  Equipment provided.
Ages 7 - 15
$5/child
Registration required; call 1-604-504-4716 or email visitfraservalley@gofishbc.com
September 06 - Guided Bike Tour Along the Fraser River
Event Time1:30 PM to 4:00 PM
Sep 6, 2014
Event LocationMatsqui Trail Regional Park
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Bike through scenic countryside along the banks of the Fraser River; 10 to 14 kms on gravel trails.
All ages
Free
Registration required.  Barcode 5775
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September 07 - Coho Walk
Event Time9:30 AM to 2:00 PM
Sep 7, 2014
Event LocationCapilano River Regional Park
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Celebrate the community effort that keeps the Capilano River flourishing and follow the journey of salmon from hatchery to ocean. Enjoy performers and discovery stations along the 4.5-kilometre walk from Cleveland Dam in a circuit to the Cleveland Dam, or hike the entire 8.5-kilometre trail to Ambleside Park and the annual Coho Festival. Members of the Coho Society will be on hand to take donations.
Coho Walk Route:
-Both hikes start at the Cleveland Dam. 
-The short hike is a 4km loop that starts and finishes at the Cleveland Dam. The end of this hike is uphill and may be strenuous for some walkers.
 -The long hike is 8.5km, starting at the Cleveland Dam and finishing at Ambleside Park, the site of the Coho Festival.
-You should begin before noon in order to finish the short hike by 2:00PM.
Coho Walk Activities:
-Visit stations along the route to learn about salmon and the environment.

Parking & Shuttle:
-Parking is available in the northeast corner parkade at Park Royal Shopping Centre, located on Clyde Avenue east of Taylor Way.
-Shuttle buses will pick up on Clyde Avenue.
-The bus will drop you off at the Cleveland Dam for the start of the hike and pick up in the same location once you are finished.
-Shuttle buses will head to Cleveland Dam continuously between 9:30AM and 12:00PM and will continue to drop off at first at near the Coho Festival regular bus stops on Marine Drive at 14th and Marine Drive at 11th the Busses will proceed to Clyde Avenue until 2:00PM.
Please Note:
-Hikes are not appropriate for baby strollers.
-Dogs on leash are welcome for the walk; however, dogs are not permitted on buses.
-Help with sustainability; please bring your own water bottle.
-Join the Red Fox Youth Society GeoTeching to participate in Geocaching while you hike.  Keep your eyes out for them on the trails.
September 07 - Creative Cafe
Event Time1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Sep 7, 2014
Event LocationMinnekhada Lodge
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Join the Minnekhada Park Association for creative activities, and discover the park's natural and cultural history.
September 13 - Car Boot Sale
Event Time8:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Sep 13, 2014
Event LocationBoundary Bay Regional Park - Centennial Beach parking lot
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You never know what you'll find at the ever popular Car Boot Sale.  $10/site for sellers.
September 16 - Burns Bog Ecological Conservancy Area Scientific Advisory Panel meeting
Event Time3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Sep 16, 2014
Event LocationMetro Vancouver Regional Parks West Area Office
#130 - 1200 West 73rd Avenue, Vancouver, BC
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September 21 - Cammidge House 100th Anniversary Party
Event Time11:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Sep 21, 2014
Event LocationCammidge House
Access Cammidge House via the Centennial Beach entrance on Boundary Bay Road, Delta
Contact InformationJenniferSwanston
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The Boundary Bay Park Association invites you to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of Cammidge House with cake and commemorations.  Come and try some old-time farming chores, buy a heritage hotdog from the Lions, and explore this beautiful old farm house.
Hosted by the Cammidge House Committee of Boundary Bay Park Association

October
October 12 - Applefest 2014
Event Time11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Oct 12, 2014
Event LocationDavies Heritage Orchard
Crippen Park, Bowen Island
Contact InformationMaureenNicholson
604-838-4648
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A free, family-friendly event celebrating all things apple! You'll enjoy free musical performances, kids' activities, a museum tour, apple displays and sales, an interpretation display from Metro Vancouver, and the Best Apple Pie on Bowen contest. Also includes the last farmers' market of the year, just in time for Thanksgiving dinner.
October 28 - Burns Bog Ecological Conservancy Area Scientific Advisory Panel meeting
Event Time3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Oct 28, 2014
Event LocationMetro Vancouver Regional Parks West Area Office
#130 - 1200 West 73rd Avenue, Vancouver, BC
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604-224-5739
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Scientific Advisory Panel meeting
December
December 09 - Burns Bog Ecological Conservancy Area Scientific Advisory Panel meeting
Event Time3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Dec 9, 2014
Event LocationMetro Vancouver Regional Parks West Area Office
#130 - 1200 West 73rd Avenue, Vancouver, BC
Contact InformationInformationCentre
604-224-5739
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Scientific Advisory Panel meeting