Lobby Nights

Enjoy FREE evenings of music, creativity and exchange of ideas presented by our community partners. Select Tuesdays & Thursdays, 7:00 pm–9:00 pm.

 

Celtic Jam with Nigel Tucker

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You’re invited to an evening of Celtic influenced musical fun with Nigel and his band of merry musicians. Bring your instruments, voice or even just your ears! No experience is necessary and only the love of music required.

  • September 24, 2019

  • October 22, 2019

  • November 26, 2019

  • January 28, 2020

  • February 25, 2020

  • March 14, 2020 - Special Event: St Patrick’s Day Party

  • April 28, 2020

  • May 26, 2020

  • June 23, 2020

 

 

Golden Ears Writers

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Whether you're an established author, or newly exploring the art of the written word, all are welcome to attend these informative literary arts workshops and readings for mature teen and adult writers. For details please visit www.facebook.com/pg/goldenearswriters/events/ or email citizen@shaw.ca

  • September 17, 2019

  • October 15, 2019

  • November 19, 2019

  • December 17, 2019

  • January 18, 2020 - Special Event: Golden Ears Writers and Readers Festival

  • January 21, 2020

  • February 18, 2020

  • March 17, 2020

  • April 21, 2020

  • May 19, 2020

  • June 16, 2020

 

 

Holy Wow Poets

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Share your poetic flair or simply sit back and relax while listening to exciting and invigorating poems, and even some interactive Wacky Wordplay. No two nights are ever the same so come often!

  • October 01, 2019

  • November 05, 2019

  • December 03, 2019

  • January 07, 2020

  • February 04, 2020 - Special Event: Poet’s Extravaganza

  • March 03 , 2020

  • April 07, 2020

  • May 05, 2020

  • June 02, 2020

 

 

Guest moderators host informal public discussions on various topics, stimulating a dialogue and passionate exchange of ideas. One Thursday per month.

SFU Philosophers’ Café

 
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  • Sept 19 - Was Socrates correct when he said the unexamined life is not worth living?

  • Oct 24 - What is toxic masculinity and is there a feminine counterpart?

  • Nov 21 - What responsibility does the present generation have to correct the injustices of past generations?

  • Dec 19 - Is human activity destroying the earth? If so, is the anti-humanism movement offering a viable solution for saving the planet?


 
 

SongStage with Ivan Boudreau

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Canadian songwriter and musician, Ivan Boudreau, hosts this evening series which features a guest songwriter, followed by an open mic showcase for writers of original music.

  • September 10, 2019

  • October 08, 2019

  • November 12, 2019 - Special Event: Evening of Song

  • December 10, 2019

  • January 14, 2020

  • February 11, 2020

  • March 10, 2020

  • April 14, 2020

  • May 12, 2020

  • June 09, 2020

 

 

Speaking of Art & History with the Maple Ridge Historical Society

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Come learn from our shared past! Join us for this Speaker Series featuring local historians, authors, and artists. Formed in 1957, the Maple Ridge Historical Society is dedicated to the protection, preservation, and sharing of all forms of our community heritage.

  • Thursday, October 03, 2019

  • Thursday, May 07, 2020

 

 

Spin In with The Whonnock Weavers

The Whonnock Weavers and Spinners Guild celebrate fibre arts of all kinds. Knitters, weavers, spinners and other fibre artists are welcome, as well as anyone interested in learning about fibre arts. Bring your own supplies! Note: This is a sharing not a teaching environment.

  • January 14, 2020

  • February 11, 2020

  • March 10, 2020

  • April 14, 2020

  • May 12, 2020

  • June 9, 2020