Pulse of the City: Places To Go, Things To Do

Here are this week’s events for you and your friends and family to enjoy! Keep an eye out for the Pulse FM Street Team, powered by FREEWAY MAZDA.

Mar
14
Thu
Spring Break Drop-In: Farm Life @ Historic Stewart Farm,
Mar 14 @ 12:00 pm – Mar 28 @ 3:00 pm

Not sure what to do for Spring Break? Bring the kids back in time! Drop in for activities during both weeks of the break Tuesday to Thursday from 12 to 3pm.

Show the kids how people lived in Surrey in the year 1900! Themes will include spring cleaning, activities in the kitchen and old school fun. Pack snacks and boots and remember to charge up your phone to take lots of pictures.

Mar
19
Tue
Spring Break: Dinosaur Days @ Museum of Surrey
Mar 19 @ 10:00 am – Mar 29 @ 2:00 pm

Kids will experience everything dinosaur at this free, all ages drop-in.

They will make dino crafts, go on a dinosaur hunt, touch fossils and try on dinosaur feet. Planned games include pin the tail on the dinosaur, dinosaur bean bag toss and dinosaur BINGO. It will be fun for parents too! Parent participation is required.

The Dinosaurs Unearthed exhibit will also be open during activities.

Tuesday, March 19 to Friday, March 22  |  10am to 1pm
Tuesday, March 26 to Friday, March 29  |  10am to 1pm

Mar
21
Thu
Geocache Treasure Hunt @ South Surrey
Mar 21 @ 10:00 am – 2:30 pm

Join Surrey parks for an outdoor treasure hunt to learn the basics of using a GPS. Solve the puzzle to be entrerd for a prize!

Instruction and GPS units provided.
Free, all-ages, and no experience necessary.

Allow about 1 hour to find all caches.

 

 

You must pre-register for a start time online using the following barcodes:

  • 10am (Barcode: 4660644)
  • 11am (Barcode: 4660645)
  • 12:30pm (Barcode: 4660646)
  • 1:30pm (Barcode: 4660647)

Register Now or call 604-501-5100

Mar
22
Fri
Shen Yun @ Queen Elizabeth Theatre
Mar 22 – Mar 31 all-day
Shen Yun @ Queen Elizabeth Theatre

5,000 years of civilization reborn….Shen Yun Performing Arts is the world’s premier classical Chinese dance and music company. Shen Yun was established in New York in 2006 by elite Chinese artists. They came together with a shared vision and passion—to revive the lost world of traditional Chinese culture and share it with everyone.

Shen Yun now has six equally large companies that tour the world simultaneously, bringing an all-new performance of dance, costumes, animated backdrops, singing, and music to over 150 theaters every year including the Queen Elizabeth Theatre March 22nd – 31st.

Click here to buy tickets.

“There is a massive power in this that can embrace the world. It brings great hope…It is truly a touch of heaven
– Daniel Herman, former Ministe of Culture of the Czech Republic

“Thetse beautiful, gifted people are expressing something that’s both pure and good.”
– Philadelphia Weekly

“Beautiful…A nimble mastery of traditional talents.”

Family Movie Night in Cloverdale! @ Clayton Hall
Mar 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Family Movie Night in Cloverdale! @ Clayton Hall

(From the City of Surrey)

Bring your pillows and blankets and join us for a Family Movie Nights at Clayton Hall on March 22 at 6:30pm to 8:30pm !

Mar
23
Sat
2019 Active Aging Resource Fair @ Guildford Recreation centre
Mar 23 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Mark your calendars for the third annual Active Aging Resource Fair! Join us for this free one-day fair featuring over 40 exhibitors, workshops and live performances that support healthy active aging in Surrey. Gain better access to services, ask experts questions, try new products and enter for your chance to win great prizes.

Don’t miss the main stage performances including Susan Skemp’s 50’s Sock Hop Show, Pat Chessell Band and a Zumba demonstration. A cafe will be available to purchase snacks, lunch and refreshments.

Event Schedule

10:00am Doors Open

Main Stage: Susan Skemp’s 50’s Sock Hop Show

11:00am Breakout Workshops*

  • Senior Financial Wellness by Vancity (reg #: 4653186)
  • Circle of Supports by Seniors Come Share Society (reg #: 4653187)
  • Investing in Your Health by Self-Managment BC (reg #: 4653188)

12:00pm Main Stage: Official Welcome and Pat Chessell Band

1:00pm Breakout Workshops*

  • Heads Up: An Introduction to Brain Health by Alzheimer Society of BC (reg #: 4653189)
  • Top Ten Scams by Better Business Bureau (reg #: 4653190)
  • Wills and Estates by Kane, Shannon & Weiler (reg #: 4653191)

2:00pm Main Stage: Zumba Demonstration

*Please note this event is a drop-in but registration is required for all breakout workshops.

Register for Workshops

Register online or call 604-501-5100 and quote registration numbers listed above.

Competitve Paint Off @ Surrey Art Gallery
Mar 23 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Competitve Paint Off @ Surrey Art Gallery | Surrey | British Columbia | Canada

Have you ever wondered about the process behind an artist’s creation?

Find out at this Surrey Art Gallery Association event where twelve artists will face off in four 25-minute rounds.  Participate as one of the artists or watch art being created with oil sticks on canvas while meeting others. For more details or to register as an artist, email vp@sagabc.com Cost: Free

 

Mar
27
Wed
Teen Art Drop-In @ City Centre Library, Rm 120
Mar 27 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Come explore your creativity as we dive into a fun art activity. Work alongside your peers as you develop a collaborative art piece and build meaningful friendships.

This is a free drop-in event. No previous art skills are required.

Open to teens 13-18 years old.

We hope to see you there!

Presented in partnership with Surrey Libraries.

Mar
28
Thu
MIXT Lobby Lounge – Taste of France @ MIXT LOBBY LOUNGE (Inside the Sheraton Vancouver Guildford Hotel)
Mar 28 @ 7:00 pm

MIXT Lobby lounge at the Sheraton Vancouver Guildford Hotel invites you to enjoy a taste of France on Thursday, March 28th at 7 pm.

This chef’s table dinner offers an intimate look into the creativity of the kitchen, while serving delicious french westcoast fusion with wine and beer pairings.

Space is limited. Reserve your seats at www.mixtlounge.com.

Mar
30
Sat
Surrey Youth Stewardship Squad Events @ Hazelnut Meadows Community Park,
Mar 30 @ 10:02 pm – Jun 22 @ 11:02 pm

The Surrey Youth Stewardship Squad (SYSS) combines environmental stewardship and leadership in Surrey’s unique urban forest. SYSS enhances our parks through hands-on restoration, education at community events, and other unique projects.

Tools, training and light refreshments are provided. These events are drop in, rain or shine (events may be cancelled in high winds or extreme weather conditions). Stay comfortable by wearing appropriate clothing for winter activities:

  • sturdy, waterproof footwear
  • waterproof outer layer
  • toque or hat

Drop in to an upcoming event, or sign up to be the first to know about new opportunities. Everyone ages 13-17 is welcome to participate – no experience is required. Adults and families are welcome at Nature Work Party events.

Upcoming events:

Invasive plant removal (Himalayan Blackberry) at Hazelnut Meadows Community Park (14069 68 ave)

  • Saturday, March 30 (10am – 12pm)
  • Friday, April 12 (5pm-7pm)
  • Friday, May 10 (5pm-7pm)
  • Saturday, May 25 (2pm-4pm)
  • Friday, June 7 (5pm-7pm)
  • Saturday, June 22 (2pm-4pm)