Vancouver Park Board Celebrates the Coming of the Paralympic Games

Sebastian Chuncho Blyth and friends enjoy the events at Kitsilano Community Centre.

I had the pleasure of attending the 2010 community happenings event yesterday at Kitsilano Community Centre. It was a fun, free, family event held to celebrate the recent Winter Olympics and the upcoming Paralympic Games.

It served as a reminder that the Paralympics will be here in six short days when the Paralympic Torch arrives in Vancouver. Park Board staff put together a fantastic day to celebrate. Kids at the community centre met Sumi, made buttons, participated in sports, held the torch, met Olympians. The event provided great entertainment for the whole family.  

The Park Board staff will host one more event like this which will take place at Killarney Community Centre on Sunday, March 21st.

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