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.
Join a local naturalist for a series of free monthly walks (September through May) to discover Surrey’s birds. Learn how these amazing creatures are adapted to their habitat and why our local urban parks are so important for their survival. Become familiar with many birds species and their habitats, improve your identification skills and find answers to all your birding questions!
These walks are drop-in, rain or shine. Please dress for the weather and bring a pair of binoculars and a field guide, if you have them.
Explore shaded forest, flower gardens and a pond while looking for birds. Meet in the playground parking lot north of 104A Avenue.
Saturday, January 19, 2019 9am – 11am
Elgin Heritage Park (13601 Crescent Road)
Enjoy views of the Nicomekl River while looking for shorebirds and other winter residents. Explore a variety of habitats as you walk through forest, meadow, and fresh- and saltwater marsh. The parking lot entrance is on the north side of Crescent Road, west of 136 Street.
Saturday, February 16, 2019 9am – 11am
Godwin Farm Biodiversity Preserve Park (9016 164 Street)
Look for birds in the old fields, orchard, pond and forest in one of Surrey’s newest parks. Meet at the parking lot off of 164 Street.
Saturday, March 16, 2019 9am – 11am
Surrey Nature Centre at Green Timbers(14225 Green Timbers Way)
Start by observing the bird feeders at the Surrey Nature Centre, and then walk along forested trails to Green Timbers Lake. Meet in the Surrey Nature Centre’s parking lot.
Saturday, April 20, 2019 9am – 11am
Redwood Park (17900 20 Avenue)
See how local birds use the arboretum, a collection of trees from around the world. Meet in the parking lot off of 20 Avenue.
Saturday, May 11, 2019 9am – 11am
Surrey Lake Park (7500 152 Street)
Search for birds in the lake, meadow, marsh and forest habitats of this diverse park. The parking lot can only be entered from northbound 152 Street.
4th Construction Expo 2019 in Cloverdale is the hub of the latest technology, innovation in products, new trends and latest applications in the construction industry.
This event welcomes all the architects, designers, developers, tradesman, builders, contractors, property managers and the renowned members of the construction industry associations of British Columbia.
Visit the event website for more details.
Drop in to create, explore, and enjoy art with friends and family!
Artists and art educators will help you engage with ideas about perception and contemporary art with hands-on artmaking in a range of mediums. Art booklets will include games and learning related to the exhibits. Plus, be a part of interactive performances in the Studio Theatre! Cost: Free
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 firstname.lastname@example.org Cost: Free
Calling all little bunnies! Your mission: complete the all-ages scavenger hunt that will take you exploring around the fort and earn treats as you go. The activities will take place inside the fort walls, and are available all day from 10 am to 5 pm.
At 11 am, 1 pm & 3 pm, kids 5 & under can participate in the “Egg Scramble,” where they will be divided by age and will find as many eggs as they can on a giant map of British Columbia. The egg scramble happens fast, ending when all the eggs have been found.
Seriously creative since 2005! For 15 years the Surrey International Children’s Festival has been helping families and teachers fuel curiosity.
Join us in May 2019 and experience live music, dance, circus and theatre! May 23 & 24 9:00 AM-2:30 PM May 25 10:30 AM-7:30 PM
Seven new live ticketed performances in French and English are coming to us from across Canada and around the world. We present high-quality programming that excites and challenges audiences of all ages and offers unique opportunities for our young people.
There are also free performances by local professional and emerging artists and 20+ activities led by professional artists where you can discover your creative side.
Check back soon for more programming information about the 2019 Festival.
School and Group tickets go on sale November 1, 2018
Teachers, homeschoolers, parents and anyone with a group of 10 or more, we have special group pricing!
We can also help you find ways to bring the Festival into your home or classroom before, during and after your visit with teachers’ resources and information on intermediate, preschool, and Francophone programming.
For more information, please contact email@example.com.