Free&Cheap Things To Do - North Shore

Theatre, Concerts, Art Show and More!

Anonymous Art Show

Thursday, November 22 to Saturday, December 15 12:00 - 5:00pm FREE
Sale and opening reception Thursday, November 22 7:00 - 9:30pm
A great fundraising event and group exhibition. There's hundreds of artworks to choose from by local established artists, so there's something for everyone. All works are created on an unframed 8x8 canvas and cost $100 each. This inclusive event is fun for artists and purchasers alike and is a wonderful and unique opportunity to purchase original art in time for Christmas.
CityScape Community Art Space 335 Lonsdale Avenue 604-988-6844

Table Matters

Thursday, November 22 5:30 - 9:00pm FREE
Food touches every aspect of our lives from our daily meals to trips to the grocery store or community garden. All our experiences with food are influenced by policies at all levels so this is an opportunity to share the values you hold dear and any concerns you may have regarding the future of food on the North Shore. The City of North Vancouver is hosting an evening of food, music and conversation to hear what matters to you. The event is free, but you must register.
North Vancouver City Hall 141 West 14th Street 604-904-6482

Silver Harbour Centre Christmas Bazaar

Saturday, November 24 10:00am - 3:00pm FREE
Silver Harbor Centre invites you to their annual and much anticipated Christmas Bazaar. They have Christmas whimsies, fine traditional crafts, bake sale, refreshments, raffles, books, white elephant and much more. There's a gift for everybody on your list.
Silver Harbour Centre 144 East 22nd Street 604-980-2474

Imagine and Explore at the Ecology Centre - Swishing Salmon

Saturday, November 24 1:00 - 2:30pm $8.25
The salmon are swimming. Join your 3-6 year olds as they learn about the lives of salmon and discover the stream ecology that supports them. Registration is required.
Lynn Canyon Ecology Centre 3663 Park Road 604-990-3755

Echoes Across Seymour

Saturday, November 24 1:00 - 2:30pm $8.25
Come support your local historians. This event features refreshments, slides and a presentation as well as book sales. Echoes Across Seymour covers the 18 communities east of the Seymour River from Maplewood to Indian Arm and all the communities between.
Deep Cove Heritage Society 4350 Gallant Avenue 604-929-5744

Young Multimedia Artists Today Present: Artist Talks

Tuesday, November 27 7:00pm FREE
Three young artists will share their insights on today's society, its current global transformations and their own experimental modes of communication.
City Library 120 West 14th Street, 3rd Floor 604-998-3450

Cool Drinks - Artists for Environmental Change

Wednesday, November 28 7:00 - 9:00pm $10
Join artists Jeff Whiting, Lex Alfred Hedley and Sarah Van Borek as they explore the way art, in all its forms, can be an instrument for knowledge and change. Jeff Whiting shows how art is saving wildlife and wild places. Lex Alfred Hedley has completed an exquisite series of watercolours and will read from his writings on the relationship between nature and man. Sara Van Borek is a filmmaker, musician and visual artist who is often engaged in tackling complex global issues. Please email to register.
NEW LOCATION Cafe for Contemporary Art 138 East Esplanade

Upcoming Events

Delbrook Christmas Craft Fair

Saturday, December 1 & Sunday, December 2 10:00am - 4:00pm $2
The very popular Delbrook Christmas Craft Fair is back and is an opportunity to get a head start on your Christmas shopping. With different crafters each day, there's sure to be something to please everyone on your list.
Delbrook Community Recreation Centre 600 West Queens Road