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Event Calendar: June 2024

June 1 - Burnaby Hats Off Day

Come out to Hats Off Day in Burnaby Heights and connect with researchers from the All Families Lab.  

Date: Saturday, June 1
Time: 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Hastings Street, between Boundary Road and Gamma Ave, Burnaby, BC

June 8 - Surrey Car Free Day

Come out to Surrey Car Free Day and connect with researchers from the All Families Lab.  

Date: Saturday, June 8
Time: 12:00 pm onward
Location: 137 Street, Surrey, BC

June 10 - Science World

Join Olivia for some language games in the Wonder Gallery at Science World

Date: Monday, June 10
Time: 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Location: 1455 Quebec St, Vancouver, BC

June 11 - Queensborough StrongStart

Join Estelle at Queensborough Middle School's StrongStart Program, for children 0-5.

Date: Tuesday, June 11
Time: 9:45 - 10:25 am
Location: 833 Salter Street, New Westminster, BC

June 17 - New West Family Place

Join Olivia and Pritika for family drop-in time at New West Family Place, for children 0-5.

Date: Monday, June 17
Time: 1:00 - 2:00 pm
Location: 112-960 Quayside Drive, New Westminster, BC

June 18 - Stoney Creek StrongStart

Join Estelle at the Stoney Creek Community School StrongStart Centre, for children 0-5.

Date: Tuesday, June 18
Time: 9:45 - 10:30 am
Location: 2740 Beaverbrook Cres, Burnaby, BC

June 19 - South Community Birth Program

Join Olivia for the South Community Birth Program's Postpartum Drop-in Group guest speaker series: "Let's Talk - How Babies Learn Language."

Date: Wednesday, June 19
Time: 12:00 - 1:00 pm
Location: 1193 Kingsway, Vancouver, BC

June 20 - Unplug & Play - Edmonds Park

Olivia and the LangDev Lab team will be at the Play to Learn Burnaby - Unplug & Play event on June 20th. Come and learn about language development through fun games and activities with your child.  

Date: Thursday, June 20
Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Edmonds Park, 7433 Humphries Ave, Burnaby, BC

June 22 - Hillcrest Summer Festival - Riley Park

The Grow to Care Lab will be hosting a booth at the Hillcrest Summer Festival at Riley Park. This annual event offers free fun for everyone, a Farmers Market, music, carnival games, and more. Come and join us! 

Date: Saturday, June 22
Time: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Riley Park, Vancouver, BC

June 23 - Concord Pacific Dragon Boat Festival

Come out to the Concord Pacific Dragon Boat Festival to enjoy racing, music, and family fun, and connect with researchers from the All Families Lab. Look for us near the community booth/stage area. 

Date: Sunday, June 23
Location: Concord Pacific Place, Vancouver, BC

June 24 - Childbearing Society - Virtual Talk

Olivia will be giving a virtual talk on infant language development hosted by the Childbearing Society.

Date: Monday, June 24
Time: 12:30 - 2:00 pm
Location: Zoom

June 25 - West Side Family Place

Join Olivia for West Side Family Place's Mama and Papa Goose for Babies (0-12 months).

Date: Tuesday, June 25
Time: 1:30 - 2:30 pm
Location: 2819 W 11th Ave, Vancouver, BC

June 27 - Science World

Join Olivia for some language games in the Wonder Gallery at Science World

Date: Thursday, June 27
Time: 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Location: 1455 Quebec St, Vancouver, BC

June 28 - Burnaby Neighbourhood House (Brentwood House)

Join Olivia for Family Drop-in Time at Burnaby Neighbourhood House (Brentwood House location), for parents/caregivers and children 0-5.

Date: Friday, June 28
Time: 9:30 - 11:30 am
Location: 2055 Rosser Ave, Burnaby, BC