Metro Vancouver Events

Canadian Authors–Metro Vancouver presents events on a variety of topics, all to do with aspects of writing. The public is welcome. Regular gatherings are held the second Wednesday of the month from January to June and September to November. A summer social takes place in mid-August. The AGM/holiday social is held in early December.

Location: BC Alliance for Arts + Culture
938 Howe Street, Suite 100, Vancouver BC V6Z 1N9
Time: 7-9 p.m., (doors open at 6:45 p.m.)
Cost: Members no charge; Guests $10; Students with ID $5. Pay at the door. The public is welcome.

SPECIAL NOTICE:

Monday, March 16, 2020
Notice of Discontinued Meetings until further notice

Due to the COVID 19 outbreak, we are following government guidelines and joining other Canadian businesses and organizations in suspending Canadian Authors–Metro Vancouver meetings until further notice.

We have cancelled our speakers for April through June, and plan to reschedule them for a later date. We hope to resume our meetings in the fall.

Please check our website  for updates. 

Please note: CA–Victoria members have not yet cancelled their May 1 Meet and Greet. They will advise further in due course.

Sincerely,
CANADIAN AUTHORS–METRO VANCOUVER
Carol Tulpar,
Programs and Publicity

 

 

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Branch Contact: Kathleen Schmitt, President: VANpresident(at)canadianauthors.org | 604-299-1764

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CA–Metro Vancouver News & Events

Monday, March 16, 2020
Special notice:
Due to the COVID 19 outbreak, we are following government guidelines and joining other Canadian businesses and organizations in suspending Canadian Authors–Metro Vancouver meetings until further notice. We have cancelled our speakers for April through June, and plan to reschedule them for a later date. We hope to resume our meetings in the fall.
Please check our website for updates.

CA–Victoria News & Events

CA-Victoria has also suspended all meetings and presentations until further notice due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

 

 

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