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Community Events – October 27, 2017

FSI’s 10th Annual Trivia Night
Halloween Edition

Hosted by: Family Support Institute
Date: October 27th, 2017 7:00PM – 10:00AM (doors open at 6:30PM)
Location: Burnaby Association for Community Inclusion, 2702 Norland Avenue, Burnaby (Click for map)
Tickets: $25 per person (includes snacks per table of 8) Order Online

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Come and join the FUN at FSI’s 10th Annual Trivia Night on Oct. 27/17 at BACI in Burnaby. Get ready for a spook-tacular event! Join a fun-filled night with amazing friends, great costumes, prizes, snacks and more! Fill a table of 8 or join a table! All proceeds go towards the Family Support Institute.

Tickets are on sale now at:

Details at: For more information email Valerie Irving at

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Daryl Dickson will be preforming in a play presented by Theatre Terrific at the 14th Annual Downtown Eastside Heart of the City Festival. The play is:


Friday Nov 3, 6pm; Saturday Nov 4, 2pm. KW Atrium Studio, 111 W. Hastings.

Theatre Terrific presents Breath-Ahhh, a rhythmically explosive performance, comprised of dance, imagistic gestures, self-expressed soundscape and variations of emotion that explore the universal truth…that breath is something we all share. Created by Artistic Director Susanna Uchatius in collaboration with the all-inclusive cast.

The 18th Annual Self Advocacy Leadership Institute: Workshops and Networking

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Friday, November 10, 2017 – 4:30pm – Sunday, November 12, 2017 – 12:00pm

The 18th Annual Self Advocacy Leadership Institute:
Workshops and Networking

Hosted by:
Date: November 10 – November 12, 2017
Location: Camp Luther Retreat Centre, 9311 Shook Road, Mission (Click for map)
Registration Fee: $260 (price includes tax) per person includes: 2 nights and 3 days accommodations, healthy meals, registration, all workshops, recreation, and FUN.

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About the Event: To learn more about self advocacy; safety; rights; healthy relationships; become leaders in your own Community; etc.

If you have any questions, please call & register with the Coordinator Gregg Schiller at 604-688-7001 or by e-mail at:

Registration Deadline: October 27, 2017 Please make cheques payable to Gregg Schiller and write on the cheque that it is for the Self Advocacy Leadership Retreat. Please mail Registration forms and cheques in advance to: Gregg Schiller at: #505-1380 Jervis Street, Vancouver, BC, V6E 2E5

Chalk Talk with Alexander Magnussen

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Thursday, November 16, 2017 – 6:00pm – 7:30pm

Chalk Talk with Alexander Magnussen

Hosted by: Self Advocates of Semiahmoo
Date: November 16th, 2017 6:00PM – 7:30PM
Location: Semiahmoo House Society, 15306 24 Avenue, Surrey (Click for map)
Admission: $15 per person

About the Event: Spend a funny and engaging evening with a man who will share his life experience with Autism with you. Alexander has given 2 TEDx talks on his life with Autism. The 1.5 hour event features Alexander for 45 minutes followed by a catered reception. This initiative is made possible by the Community Fund for Canada’s 150th, a collaboration between the Self-Advocates of Semihamoo, Semiahmoo House Society, the Government of Canada, and extraordinary leaders from coast to coast to coast.

For more information please contact the Self Advocates of Semiahmoo by visiting their Facebook or call 604-536-1242 Ext 212

PEBcelebrates UN International Day of Persons with Disabilities Celebration

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Friday, December 1, 2017 – 1:00pm – 6:00pm

UN International Day of Persons with Disabilities Celebration

Hosted by: Project Everybody (collaborated by Open Door Group)
Date: December 1st, 2017 1:00PM – 6:00PM
Location: Roundhouse Community Arts and Recreation Centre, 181 Roundhouse Mews, Vancouver (Click for map)

About the Event: Join us on Friday, December 1, 2017, as we wrap up Project EveryBODY 2017 with PEBcelebrates Vancouver’s annual celebration of the International Day of Persons with Disabilities at the Roundhouse Community Arts and Recreation Centre located in Vancouver.

It’s Vancouver’s FREE community celebration at the Roundhouse Community Arts and Recreation Centre in honour of the United Nations International Day of Persons with Disabilities. Join us for an art show and sale, live music, performances, workshops, PEBtalks and much more.

With something for EveryBODY, this is a celebration you cannot miss!

For information please contact Project Everybody at or call 604-872-0770

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