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.

Feb
26
Wed
Open Mic
Feb 26 all-day
Open Mic

On the 4th Wednesday of every month (Jan 22, Feb 26, March 25, April 22, etc)
there’s an all-ages Open-Mic Night at South Surrey Recreation & Arts Centre, room mp6.
Showcase your talents at 5 mins per person,
and dont forget a donation to the Surrey Food Bank.

Sassy Awards Nominations
Feb 26 all-day
Sassy Awards Nominations

Nominations are now open for the Sassy Awards 2020!

Service Above Self Surrey Youth (SASSY).

Nominate a young leader by February 26 2020 for their chance to win a thousand bucks and $500 dollars to a charity of their choice.

www.sassyawards.ca

Feb
27
Thu
Surrey Business Networking
Feb 27 all-day
Surrey Business Networking

Did you know the Surrey Board of Trade hosts weekly Business Networking Meetings at the Knight & Day Restaurant on King George Boulevard?

For a small fee ($20) , you can meet others in the Surrey business community also looking to network.

Their next events are on Thursday Feb 20 & 27, 2020.

Registration at 7:30am.
Formal Meeting 8am-9am.
Open Networking 9am-9:30am.

 

Feb
29
Sat
CARES Adoptathon at Langley PetSmart @ PetSmart, Langley Bypass
Feb 29 – Mar 1 all-day
CARES Adoptathon at Langley PetSmart @ PetSmart, Langley Bypass
The first of four CARE (Cares Animal Rescue &  Extended Shelter.) Adoptathons takes place February 29th and March 21st  2020!

Meet, pet, and (hopefully!) adopt a wide selection of cats of all ages at the PetSmart Store on the Langley Bypass both days from 11am – 4pm.

Details:
Location.     PetSmart Store, Langley Bypass
Date/s.         Saturday February 29 and Sunday March 1
Time.            11 am to 4.00 pm both days

All people, and their friends, and the children are more than welcome!

There are always ample volunteers on hand to handle adoptions, mostly being completed on the same day. Others are there to answer your general cat health and care questions.
Also, ample opportunity to volunteer in a variety of positions, from committees, shelter maintenance, Meds care etc..

Give a cat a forever home:) We look forward to seeing you there!

Free Business Marketing Workshop
Feb 29 all-day
Free Business Marketing Workshop

New Entreprenuers & Business Owners (or ones looking to become one!) are invited to a free Business Marketing Workshop at Surrey City Central Library on Saturday Feb 29 2020 from 11am to 2:30pm.

Learn how to develop a business model,
assess your (SWOT) Strenghts-Weaknesses-Opportunities-Threats, and how to identify your target market and competitors.

Its free but you need to regiser in advance at eventbrite.com.

Hosted by the DIVERSEcity Immigrant Entrepreneur Program.

TEDx Bear Creek Park 2020
Feb 29 all-day
TEDx Bear Creek Park 2020

TEDx Bear Creek Park 2020, an independently organized TED event
is coming to the Bell Performing Arts Centre on Feb 29 2020.
15 compelling ideas to “Shift Your Thinking”.
4 fun energizers to get you moving
2 light refreshment breaks
1 fresh box lunch
+ Over 1000 opportunities for thoughtful conversations
Learn more at TEDxBearCreekPark.ca

Women in Leadership
Feb 29 all-day
Women in Leadership

This International Women’s Day, Saturday Feb 29th, 2020, celebrate the past and present of local “Women in Leadership” at the Surrey City Centre Library from 1:30pm to 4pm. (Room 120)

This free event will host the following panelists:

Neelam Sahota
CEO of DIVERSEcity Community Resources Society

Tanweer Ebrahim
CEO of NISA Helpline

Judy Darcy
Minister of Mental Health and Addictions and MLA for New Westminster

Rachna Singh
MLA for Surrey-Green Timbers

1:30 PM Doors Open, light refreshments served
1:45 PM Event Begins

Mar
2
Mon
Surreys Top 25 Under 25 Awards
Mar 2 all-day
Surreys Top 25 Under 25 Awards

The Surrey Top 25 under 25 Awards are happening in April 2020.
The deadline for nominations is on Monday March 2 2020.

Nomination forms can be downloaded at businessinsurrey.com

Mar
7
Sat
Cloverdale Comedy Show
Mar 7 all-day
Cloverdale Comedy Show

Did you realize that every first Saturday of the month, Elements Casino in Surrey hosts a stand-up “Comedy Night”?

The next one will be on Saturday March 7th, 2020.

Doors Open at 7pm, Show starts at 8pm.

You can get your tickets in advance at eventbrite.ca

Restoration Saturday
Mar 7 all-day
Restoration Saturday

Did you that realize its “Restoration Saturday” this weekend in Surrey?
The Brooksdale Ebnvieonmental Center off 192nd Street and 16th Avenue in South Surrey is looking for volunteers to help them restore the wildlife habitat
in the Little Campbell River watershed.
This means… Replating different native species of plants, removing thee invasive ones.
It happens rain or shine.
Anyone can come out.
So dress for it- whether that be the rainboots, or your ballcap n&sunglasses.
They’ll provide everything u need from gloves, shovels, to clippers, and other equipment stuff.
Its a lot of fun & a great way to meet new people and help the environment.
Volunteers are meeting at 930 on Saturday morning March 7 at the front kiosk of thee
Brooksdale Envioronmental Centre in South Surrey.