Reviving Tamura House: Restoring Sheet Metal Pediments - April 5
One of the last in the series of City of Vancouver and BC Housing SRO rehabilitation’s, Tamura House is a storied part of the Japanese community on Powell Street and now boasts fully restored spectacular metal pediments. Come hear about how sheet metal work is created and about heritage elements of Tamura House that have been brought back to life.
Heritage and Real Estate: Vancouver’s Challenging Heritage Environment - April 26
Come attend an open discussion on the impacts of land speculation and development, the foreign-buyer tax and other issues affecting Vancouver’s heritage architecture. This discussion will be between Researcher and SFU City Program Director, Andy Yan, who researches the economics of property values and sales in Vancouver, and Gordon Price, former City Councillor and SFU City Program founding Director.
Places to go nearby approx. 15 minutes away
Library Square Public House
Free pinball Wed, Show Me Love '90s party Fri; Saturday Night Special dance party Sat. Canucks and Whitecaps pregame.More info
Straight Outta Brooklyn Pizzeria
New York-style thin-crust pizza.More info
Belgian waffles with house-made toppings, plus brunch.More info
JINYA Ramen Bar
Handmade noodles, rich broth, and your choice of toppings.More info
Next Noodle Bar
Handsome space draws a packed lunch-time crowd with set lunches cooked to order. Chinese, Vietnamese, Japanese, and Thai inspirations at...More info
Frankie’s Jazz Club
Live music Thu-Sun. and menu items that include fresh house-made pastas and signature entrées. Wine list features Italian and BC VQA...More info