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VO gets together with Ajay Puri to create a curated guide to the city

Ajay Puri

A lot of people keep asking what are some upcoming fun and informative events. So I've compiled a list of events for the next two weeks that will keep your body and mind energized:

This Week

WED: Vision Vancouver AGM
[Gregor Robertson will be speaking]

THURS: CCPA Gala Dinner with the YES MEN!
@ Fraserview Hall [w/ Indian buffet dinner]

Freeze Improv Flash Mob 
[Put on by Larry from Improv Anywhere]

THURS-SAT: De-Growth Conference
[New way to think about sustainability. Conrad Schmidt is putting it together & has keynotes from Rex Wyler (Greenpeace), Matt Hearn (Car-free Days) and others.]


Next Week

MAY 4: Net Tuesdays
[Social media for social change.] This month theme: Fundraising [FREE] - our very own Sarah Hall (Can Cancer Society) will be speaking.

FRI MAY 7: Delhi 2 Dublin CD Launch Party
@ Commodore – If you haven't heard them you must come; they are amazing. [Aarti and Raakhi will be performing with them.]

FRI/SAT MAY 7 & 8: Northern Voice
Daren Barefoot & KK's very cool social media unconference. We'll be presenting on Social Media, Social Justice.

APR 29 - MAY 8: VIBC
Vancouver International Bhangra Celebration. Including Free bhangra downtown [May 7th in the evening]

+ Shout out to Munish & Leena who put on the BEST comedy show I've ever seen MAY 13-15: I can't believe its not Butter Chicken Best of Show

For a listing of fun events around town, check out our East of Main

Ajya's It List:
Feel free to forward to your friends and family.
If you have any events please email us and we'll add them to our calendar.

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