Filming in Vancouver: Katherine Heigl, Sarah Chalke, Casey Affleck, John Leguizamo,and more

Katherine Heigl

Well, despite all that snow last week, Vancouver’s screen scene is continuing on as best it can amid the wintry weather.

In this week’s roundup, we’ll take a look at a feature thriller that’s finishing up its time here.

There’s also a new TV drama series about a lifelong friendship between two women that’s put to the test.

And coming thrillers with women, a forthcoming TV series explores what happens when female teens suddenly wield great power.

So here’s a look at what’s happening on the streets of Hollywood North.

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Filming in Vancouver: Katherine Heigl, Sarah Chalke, Casey Affleck, John Leguizamo,and more

5 DIY events in Vancouver to embrace your crafty side this month

DIY Vancouver

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DIY, or “do-it-yourself”, is a concept that has been around for ages. In today’s world, it’s refreshing that the DIY scene is still thriving and many people are still making things themselves or recycling products to make something new, rather than buying something new or ready-made.

Whether you’re already heavily invested in the DIY-scene or you’re just curious about trying something out yourself, there just happens to be 5 fantastic DIY events happening this month in Vancouver.

Try your hand at making a spoon, learn how to make your own vegan cheese, or even put together a traditional medicine kit at one of these DIY events this month.

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5 DIY events in Vancouver to embrace your crafty side this month

Explore These 8 Wellness Trends at the 2020 Wellness Show 2020 on Feb 1-2

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For more than 25 years The Wellness Show has been bringing new approaches to nutrition, fitness, physical and emotional well-being to help Vancouverites achieve their most holistic, healthiest selves. With 250+ exhibitors and 100+ speakers, cooking and fitness demonstrations under one roof, The Wellness Show is Vancouver’s best source for information on keeping well and the latest health trends.

Here are the top eight wellness trends for 2020 and highlights to look forward to at the 2020 Wellness Show on February 1st and 2nd.

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Explore These 8 Wellness Trends at the 2020 Wellness Show 2020 on Feb 1-2

WIN TICKETS to Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo

Show One Productions presents the anticipated return of the world famous, all-male ballet company Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo (Trocks), onstage February 1, 2020 at 8pm at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre. Continue reading:
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Things to Do in Vancouver This Weekend

Foodies rejoice! Dine Out Vancouver Festival is back and in full-swing with some delightfully mouthwatering events. Or, better yet, make it dinner and a show. You also won’t want to miss out on any of the performances at the theatres around the city this weekend.

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Things to Do in Vancouver This Weekend

Mondays are for the girls with Shred for the Cause at Mt Seymour ($15 lift tickets!)

mount seymour ladies night

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While the season started out slowly, the local mountains in Vancouver sure are looking spectacular these days! If you need any more reason to head up the mountain to ski or snowboard, Mt Seymour will once again be hosting its weekly Shred for the Cause events on Monday nights.

Starting this Monday, January 20th, those who identify as female can ski and snowboard at Mt Seymour for just $15 with proceeds from every lift ticket going to a local non-profit charity.

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Mondays are for the girls with Shred for the Cause at Mt Seymour ($15 lift tickets!)

ENTER TO WIN Four Tickets to National Geographic Live’s “Birds of Paradise”!

A red bird of paradise adult male performing a practice display.

In a few short weeks, you’ll have the opportunity to dive deep into the lush wilderness of New Guinea to meet 39 species of birds of paradise – one of the world’s most astonishing avian creatures, whose secret lives, bizarre displays and sultry courtship antics are explored at National Geographic Live’s “Birds of Paradise”, presented by Vancouver Civic Theatres. Continue reading:
ENTER TO WIN Four Tickets to National Geographic Live’s “Birds of Paradise”!