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kids, Kerrisdale Business Association sponsors Halloween On Ice, the annual free skate on October 28th.

Kerrisdale Publisher’s Note As I am looking out my window it is apparent that autumn has arrived. The leaves are changing colour which is always a beautiful sight, lawns and car windshields are damp with morning dew, neighbours are tidying up their gardens, the Kerrisdale Farmers Market had its last market of the season, and all the while the sun continues to shine. Autumn is such a cozy season. The days are getting shorter as clocks fall back in November. The chill in the air will soon have us reaching for a sweater, scarf, and yes; eventually we will be forced to pop up an umbrella as we all know this sunny streak can’t last forever! It will be time to light a fire and curl up with a good book under a warm throw.

During the summer we had the pleasure of visiting Tom Hobbs at his beautiful Southlands Nursery and asked him to be the October cover model for Kerrisdale Insider. In this issue we feature his and Brent Beattie’s shop Hobbs, which is one of our favourite places to find exquisite gifts. While photographing Tom, we met Girlie Koo, a long time resident of Kerrisdale, who graciously agreed to let us publish her story. Kerrisdale Business Association had a successful Kerrisdale Days on September 8th and 9th with the outdoor movie at Elm Park and the crowning of Kerrisdale Idol 2012! See some of the photos we took and learn about the new Idol winner, Frankie Cena. We are excited to spotlight Kathy Wyder and Erin Wyder’s business, the Secret Garden Tea Company, which is celebrating its seventeenth anniversary this month. The pictures alone tell a beautiful story of a successful business.

October is a time when families gather together to feast and honour their Thanksgiving traditions. Imagination comes to life as costumes are assembled for Halloween and houses are dressed up for this most “haunting” night of the year.

I hope that you have a chance to wear a costume, carve a pumpkin, bake a devilish cake, plant spring bulbs, rake leaves, warm up your home with some fall décor, gather around the dinner table with friends and family, and enjoy the other pleasures of the season.

If you are looking for something fun to do with the

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Halloween On Ice Sunday, October 28th from 3:45 to 5:30pm Kerrisdale Arena, 5670 East Boulevard

Free Skating, Skate Rentals & Refreshments Sponsored by the Kerrisdale Business Association

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Kerrisdale Memories by Girlie Koo When we were photographing Tom Hobbs for the cover of the magazine, we met the most lovely woman named Girlie Koo. It was apparent that she has a rich knowledge of Kerrisdale’s history and is well loved in this community. I had to know more! With permission from Kerrisdale Collective Memory, we are printing Girlie’s story. I was born at 817 Keefer Street in 1921, the third child of six and, the second child of the family born in Vancouver. My father named me Girlie after a little girl whose parents he delivered produce to on his truck. My father built a store at 2138 W 41st Avenue to start his produce business: JB Hoy Produce. I was four years old. My father felt his shop was on the wrong side of the street, so he bought the building across the street, on the sunny side, 2171 W 41st Avenue around 1930. It used to be Buckerfield’s Chicken Feed and Seed store and it smelled so bad that my father had to tear down all the plaster and replaster the whole inside. We all lived upstairs. I can remember the street car running down the middle, and on the south side of the street would be wooden boards for the cars and the north side of the street would be gravel for horses! I used to stand and watch the horses go by. When my father passed away in 1931, my mother and my older brother ran the store. I dropped out of school in grade 7 or 8 so I could help in the store full time. In 1936, my mother wanted to retire and go back to China so she put the store up for sale. My brothers and sisters and I would go with her and get her settled. A fellow named Allen Koo ended up buying JB Hoy Produce and I helped him out for the month of October showing him the ropes. We fell in love ... and my mother approved! We were engaged on the 5th of December and I left for China on the 12th of December. When the Japanese war started and it became unsafe in China, all of us, including my mother, came back to Vancouver in September 1937. I got married in 1938, and I moved back upstairs

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Tom Hobbs with Girlie Koo

where I raised my own family, while Allen took care of the store. Everything was the honour system – right until the day I retired – people would pay for their groceries on a monthly bill. We kept a tally for each family in their own account book. Our son Ted eventually worked with my husband and my son Bob came to work with us in 1989. We became known for having very special produce like white asparagus and truffles from France and avocados from Hawaii. Customers had to ask for avocados from the back since we didn’t want anyone bruising them! We had gem lettuce and strawberries in winter before people could get them. We took special orders for Dover sole and lobsters once a year as well. We took pride in sourcing the very best and tried new produce at home. When my husband passed away in December 2001 we decided to retire in September 2002. What I miss most about the store besides all the delicious special produce that I can’t seem to find anywhere it would be all our friends that we would see every day! This story was reproduced with permission from Kerrisdale: Collective Memory. Watch the slideshow and hear Girlie tell her story at www.kerrisdalecollectivememory.blogspot.ca

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Kerrisdale Idol Frankie Cena A 21-year-old University of British Columbia student, Frankie Cena began singing at the age of 6, and was fortunate to travel the world with the British Columbia Boys Choir. He is now a solo R&B/Soul Artist. Cena has won numerous titles including Tri City Idol, Port Moody Idol, Lougheed Sings, Lougheed's Got Talent, and advanced to the TV round on Canadian Idol. During the Glee open casting call, Cena got to meet and perform for casting director, Robert Urlich.

In early September Cena was crowned Kerrisdale Idol. Three years earlier he had hoped to audition for this competition, however he did not arrive early enough to register to earn a spot in this popular contest. This year he was determined to show up extra early! The esteemed panel of judges commented that Cena needed a bigger stage based on his comfortable and polished style. He says the judges “really felt the words of the song” that he performed, “I Don’t Wanna Be” by Gavin Degraw. After his first performance, Cena advanced to the final six. He was first up in the finals, a dreaded spot for singers who fear they will be forgotten by subsequent performances. He poured his heart out with his rendition of Jay Sean’s “Down”. Cena had no idea what to expect as there were not judges’ comments in the final round. It came down to the anticipated moment where he was in the top two and Cena was declared the 2012 Kerrisdale Idol.

“I was absolutely elated. I had just come off of a huge win two weeks earlier and I couldn’t believe I won”. This win was particularly timely as Cena had recently decided to focus his efforts on singing and acting, rather than attending law school. In addition to his singing career, Cena is an actor with Evangelista Talent Management and next spring will complete his Bachelor of Commerce degree. Cena has been a coach of high school speech and debate for five years. He coaches students privately and is the head coach of Crofton House School. Cena’s students have received numerous accolades including being featured on CBC National News, placing second at a world level tournament in the Czech Republic, and travelling to various places both inside and outside Canada to debate and speak. Cena has been booked for several private gigs, including a fundraising concert and a financial institution opening in Burnaby. He has also been selected as a finalist for the 2012 Central City Model Search, where he will be competing to become the face of Central City Mall in Surrey on October 6th from 1pm-3pm.

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Hobbs: A Jewel in Kerrisdale’s Crown by Sarah Gordon

photos by Sandra Steier

Brent Beattie welcomed me with a strong handshake and a huge smile which set the tone for a wonderful Hobbs experience. We sat outside on the shady patio which was a peaceful haven. The rooftop is covered with wisteria, which he was in the process of cutting back upon my arrival. Tom Hobbs opened his original Kerrisdale business, Thomas Hobbs Florist, in 1975. He met partner Brent Beattie in 1981 and in 1986 they opened the Well-Furnished Garden which was located on West Boulevard. After three years they closed the business. They had a vision to open Hobbs, and had their eyes on the former home of Superior Produce, located next door to Thomas Hobbs Florist. They expressed interest in the retail space, should the day come that the business cease operating. It did, and for 23 years Hobbs has been enjoying this spot on W. 41st Avenue. For a short time Brent Beattie and Tom Hobbs were running the florist and Hobbs simultaneously, however they sold Thomas Hobbs Florist fifteen years ago and turned their

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attention to Southlands Nursery which opened in 1991. They felt three businesses was simply too many. Hobbs is what Brent Beattie refers to as a “personal point of view store.” Inside this treasure trove you will find items that have been selectively chosen for the customers who love and support this business. They are very grateful for their loyal clients who are a combination of locals and others from further afield including West Vancouver, Langley, Delta, Tsawwassen, and the United States. The merchandise is original and eclectic. When they opened the store they were trail blazers and it is apparent that this is still very much the case. This shop is unique, independent, and far from generic. It has a European feel and exudes tastefulness. You will find everything from Vietri Italian china and glassware which is stylish, casual and is a quality product (and also happens to be their top seller). In nooks and crannies you will find cook books and other assorted original books, Cavallini and Co. rubber stamps, baby gifts,

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candles, picture frames, door mats, pillows, vases, linen, and this list barely scratches the surface. Hobbs merchandise is frequently changing and you are bound to find something that has been selected by Brent Beattie and Tom Hobbs on their buying trips in Canada, Europe and the United States. Where do they get such exquisite taste? Their attraction to the eclectic is a reflection of their personalities, and the merchandise that they sell has evolved as they themselves have evolved. Brent Beattie told me that they have “symbiotic and complementary interests” which certainly must help on buying trips. Their three staff members, Monique Hanna, Charo Navarro and Marty Van Kessel, have all been with the business for a long time and know the customers well. Marty Van Kessel is responsible for some of the amazing window displays and also does much of the work to transform Hobbs for the holiday season. Tom Hobbs enjoys creating displays and it is these special touches throughout the store that draw your eye to the merchandise. I was captivated by the beauty of a full scale bird bath filled with bird egg soaps perched on top of nesting material. Small retailers are fighting a number of challenges with online shopping and cross border shopping being two of the largest threats. It is a great concern to many independent shops. Brent Beattie says that shopping is a “tactile experience” and that objects need to be seen and held to truly

appreciate what you are buying. Ardent supporters of independent stores, and willing to take a stance, Brent Beattie and Tom Hobbs have posted chalkboards in the shop listing businesses that have disappeared from Kerrisdale and encourage people to “support independent retailers before we’re all gone.” The absolute shame is that if we do not support these one of a kind businesses that make Kerrisdale village unique, all that will be left is chains and big box stores. Brent Beattie and Tom Hobbs are originally from Winnipeg, however they met in Vancouver while picking up terra cotta pots for a gallery show. They have two properties, a farm in Langley and a condo in Vancouver. They enjoy their time in both places which couldn’t be more diverse from one another. Brent Beattie appreciates having their business situated in this village. He thinks Kerrisdale is charming, and likes the particular block where the shop is located and notes how the brick sidewalk exudes a charm of its own. He enjoys greeting people on the street, and finds the community to be dynamic, personal and friendly. Between their two businesses, Brent Beattie and Tom Hobbs work seven days a week, and when I expressed concern, Brent Beattie told me not to feel sorry for them in the slightest. He stressed that they are not workaholics, they simply love their work – and it shows. Hobbs 2129 West 41st Avenue 604-261-5998

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Secret Garden Tea Company Where Tea is an Experience by Sarah Gordon

photos by Sandra Steier

It is no secret that the Secret Garden Tea Company has been a favourite spot to sit and relax since it opened in October 1995. During this time the Secret Garden has served countless pots of tea along with miniature pastries, sweets, scones and sandwiches while creating lasting memories for its customers. Grandmothers typically offer many wonderful words of wisdom, and it is in large part due to Kathy Wyder’s grandmother, Gammy Bentall, that the Secret Garden planted its roots in Kerrisdale. She often mentioned that there was no place to go for tea in the neighbourhood, so Kathy Wyder and her former business partner, Andrea Wadman, set out to fill this void. Within months the business opened, her grandmother’s dream was fulfilled, and tea was served. How did Gammy Bentall react? She was so thrilled that she would stand outside and invite people to come into the establishment. Kathy Wyder came from a background in catering and restaurants. With this past

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experience she manages the “big picture” for the business including development, packaging, purchasing and donation requests. In 2000, after five years with the business, Andrea Wadman left to concentrate on her family full-time. Erin Wyder joined the Secret Garden team in 1999 after completing Pacific Culinary School. She shared a family tradition of afternoon tea with her own grandmother Nan, which made her feel right at home. Originally she worked in the kitchen but now oversees the day to day operations. In 2002 she became the new co-owner of the business with Kathy Wyder. Because they share a common last name many people think that they are actual sisters, in fact they are sisters-in-law as Erin Wyder is married to Kathy’s brother John. With over 50 selections of tea to choose from (black, herbal and decaffeinated) their top sellers include Creamy Earl Grey, Buckingham Palace and Secret Garden’s Secret. Known for their high tea which is served daily at

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12:00, 2:15 and 4:30 p.m. (be sure to make a reservation),you will be treated to personally selected tea with an elegant three-tiered tray of beautiful and delicious miniature pastries, sweets, scones, Devon cream, raspberry jam, and sandwiches. Baked goods are made fresh daily on site. In addition to their popular high tea, the Secret Garden offers a demi high tea and mini high tea, which are condensed versions of their traditional high tea menu. The restaurant also serves breakfast and lunch daily. To start your day there is a selection of breakfast scones, omelettes, pancakes, hot cereal and a very tempting French toast croissant. The lunch menu feature sandwiches, soups and salads (the West Coast Chop Chop marries Havarti cheese with dried apricots, raisins, sunflower seeds, and apples on fresh greens). Are your friends coming for tea tomorrow? Are

you planning a shower? With 48 hours advance notice ‘Secret Garden to Go’ miniature items by the dozen are ready for pick up. One loyal customer describes the Secret Garden experience as “pouring love out of a teapot.” This is one of the highest compliments the business partners have received, and it is evident that they have created an ambience worthy of this remark. The warmth begins when you are greeted by the affable staff. The cheerful butter coloured room showcases a beautiful stain glass window. The intimate seating arrangements accommodates up to forty people. A nook containing two colourful little rattan chairs for children to curl up in brings to mind the nostalgic TV show The Friendly Giant. Sisters, mothers and daughters, friends, people of all ages frequent this family friendly business. Girls - young and old - enjoy

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celebrating birthdays here. While the clientele is largely female there are male customers who enjoy coming for breakfast and lunch, and some even gather for business meetings over high tea. One male customer comes for lunch every day, while another customer visits each morning during the summer and treats the Secret Garden like a second home. For the last seventeen years another customer has stopped by after work for tea and quiet time. Erin Wyder and Kathy Wyder are deeply satisfied knowing that they have created an atmosphere that feels so comfortable.

tea, there is hope”, it is apparent that hope abounds at the Secret Garden Tea Company. Secret Garden Tea Company 5559 West Boulevard 604-261-3070 www.secretgardentea.com

Christmas is a busy and magical time at the Secret Garden. Special events take place throughout December including live music; the restaurant is dressed in holiday finery with greenery and twinkle lights, and of course festive baking. You will want to make this a destination to relax amidst the holiday bustle! It all begins at the top, and the sistersin-law exude a genuine chemistry and ease, so much so that they complete each other’s sentences. Although they have had many opportunities to expand the business, they say “small is beautiful”, and choose to focus on making their business a hands on experience. They describe the Secret Garden as a place that leaves people feeling better for having been there. There is an adage “where there is

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Benton Brothers Fine Cheese 2104 W 41st Ave 604-261-5813 www.bentonscheese.com

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Bocconcino Deli 2233 W 41st Ave 604-263-3617

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Liquor Stores BC Liquor Store 2058 W 41st Ave 604-266-6922 www.bcliquorstores.com

West Coast Liquor Company 5503 West Boulevard 604-669-1121 www.westcoastliquor.com

Restaurants & Cafes Adonia Tea House 2057 W 41st Ave 604-261-0049 www.adoniatea.com Ajisai Sushi 2081 W 42nd Ave 604-266-1428 Art's Place Restaurant 2407 W 41st Ave 604-261-6012

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ASA Japanese Restaurant 2178 W 41st Ave 604-267-0077

BBT Cafe 5979 West Boulevard 604-266-2195

Avenue Grill Restaurant 2114 W 41st Ave 604-266-8131 www.avenuegrillbc.com

Bean Brothers Cafe 2179 W 41st Ave 604-266-2185 www.beanbrotherscafe.com

Baan Wasana Thai 2143 W 41st Ave 778-371-8971 www.baanwasana.com

Caffe Artigiano (ad p. 19) 2154 W 41st Ave 604-267-1008 www.caffeartigiano.com


FOOD & DRINK Restaurants & Cafes...con’t

Cute Pearl House 2130 W 40th Ave 604-269-9678 Dairy Queen / Orange Julius 2293 W 41st Ave 604-568-8095 www.dqcakeshop.com

Faubourg Bistro

McDonalds Restaurant 2095 W 41st Ave 604-718-1055 www.mcdonalds.ca Minerva's Greek Dining 2411 W 41st Ave 604-263-1774 www.minervas.ca

(ad p. 3)

2156 W 41st Ave 604-266-2156 www.faubourg.com

Modern City Chinese 2106 W 41st Ave 604-558-3848 www.topshanghaifood.com

Fish Cafe Restaurant 2053 W 41st Ave 604-267-3474 www.fishcafe.ca

My Cup Coffee & Tea 2098 W 41st Ave 604-568-6650 www.mycupcoffeeandtea.com

Flying Wedge 5611 West Boulevard 604-266-7788 www.flyingwedge.com

Nakamura Japanese Cuisine 2055 W 41st Ave 604-266-4200

George's Pizza 6109 West Boulevard 604-266-0411

Nando's Chicken 2064 W 41st Ave 604-266-4485 www.nandoscanada.com

Golden Ocean Seafood 2046 W 41st Ave 604-263-8886

New Chongqing 2044 W 41st Ave 604-266-9988

Irashai Sushi 2260 W 41st Ave 604-266-9332 www.irashai.ca

Orange Corner Crepes 2257 W 41st Ave 604-266-7388 www.orangecorner.ca

Kerrisdale Kitchen 6055 West Boulevard 604-266-4233

Papa John's Pizza 2015 W 41st Ave 604-266-7880 www.papajohnspizza.ca

La Cuison Cafe 2050 W 41st Ave 604-558-2589 Legato Coffee & Tea 2248 W 41st Ave 604-264-1666

Pho Tan's Vietnamese 2076 W 41st Ave 604-606-0688 Shota Sushi & Grill 5688 Yew St 604-263-8068 www.shotashushi.ca

Sofra Mediterranean Kitchen 2277 W 41st Ave 604-558-3287 Starbucks 2193 W 41st Ave (Yew St) 604-264-0954 www.starbucks.com Starbucks 2348 W 41st Ave 604-267-7703 www.starbucks.com

Stock Up (ad p. 24)

6019 West Boulevard 604-266-4527 www.stock-up.ca Subway 5605 West Boulevard 604-677-2211 www.subway.ca

Kerrisdale Insider Directory

Lok's Chinese Seafood 2436 W 41st Ave 604-266-0788 www.cheshirecheeseinkerrisdale.ca www.loksrestaurant.com Cheshire Cheese Inn 5645 West Boulevard 604-261-2834

Sugarland Vietnamese Cafe 5633 West Boulevard 604-261-9233 Sushi Bar Aji Sai 2081 W 42nd Ave 604-266-1428 Sushi Hachi Japanese 2255 W 41st Ave 604-263-1877 Sushi King House 5333 West Boulevard 604-264-7555 Suvai Restaurant 2279 W 41st Ave 604-261-4900 The Kitchen 2110 W 39th Ave 604-261-5353 The Mac Shack 5395 West Boulevard 604-267-4225 www.themacshack.ca The Red Onion 2028 W 41st Ave 604-263-0833 www.redonion.ca

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FOOD & DRINK Restaurants & Cafes...con’t

Kerrisdale Insider Directory

Secret Garden Tea Company (article p. 14-16)

5559 West Boulevard 604-261-3070 www.secretgardentea.com

Tokyo Thyme 5405 West Boulevard 604-263-3262 www.tokyothyme.com

White Spot Restaurant 5367 West Boulevard 604-266-1288 www.whitespot.ca

New! Unkai Sushi Japanese 5351 West Boulevard 604-568-6676

SHOPPING Andy Trott Menswear (ad. p. 13)

2034 W 41st Ave 604-569-3773 www.andytrott.com Courtney Clothing Boutique 2184 W 41st Ave 604-261-7633 www.courtneyboutique.com Currans of Kerrisdale 2247 W 41st Ave 604-261-7017 Dear Lady Collection 5765 West Boulevard 604-568-2163 FAB the Denim Store 2138 W 41st Ave 604-267-3220 www.fabclothing.com Finns Kerrisdale Ladies 5401 West Boulevard 604-266-8358

www.finnskerrisdaleladies.com

Gap Kids 2134 W 41st Ave 604-269-2550 www.gapcanada.ca

Clothing & Accessories New!

Girlz Rock Boutique (ad p. 17)

2652 Arbutus St 604-742-1335 www.girlzrockboutique.com

Monaliza’s Lingerie 2283 41st Ave 604-266-4598 On The Go 2007 W 41st Ave 604-261-6373

Hills of Kerrisdale 2125 W 41st Ave 604-266-9177 www.hillsofkerrisdale.com

Royal Laura 2159 W 41st Ave 604-566-4588

HP3 Ladies Clothing 5515 West Boulevard 604-266-4781

Sienna Fashions 5317 West Boulevard 604-261-8812

Isola Bella Children’s Clothing 5692 Yew St 604-266-8808 www.isolabellakids.com

Stylishmess

Issey Dress House 6057 West Boulevard 604-263-8006

Jacadi Paris

2299 W 41st Ave 604-266-5448 www.jacadivancouver.ca Jules and Eve 2009 W 41st Ave 604-569-0844 www.julesandeve.com

(ad p. 7)

4481 W 10th Ave 604-732-4119 www.stylishmess.com Tru Kaos Clothing 6239 West Boulevard 778-371-3208

Twist Fashions Inc (ad p. 13)

2952 W 4th Ave 604-732-0199 www.twistfashions.com West Coast Country Club 2285 W 41st Ave 604-266-3575

Garden & Floral

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Quince Fine Florals 4870 Mackenzie St 604-263-0202 www.quincefineflorals.com

Scentrepiece Florist 2112 W 41st Ave 604-263-2121 www.scentrepiece.ca

Thomas Hobbs Florist 2127 W 41st Ave 604-263-2601 www.thomashobbsflorist.com


SHOPPING Home & Decor Kerrisdale Lumber 6191 West Boulevard 604-261-4274 www.kerrisdalelumber.com

Benjamin Moore Paints 6111 West Boulevard 604-264-9255

Light the Store 2045 W 41st Ave 604-879-6377 www.benjaminmoorevancouver.com www.lightthestore.com Call the Kettle Black 2150 W 41st Ave 604-261-3599 www.callthekettleblack.com Ed's Linens 2142 W 41st Ave 604-263-7300 www.edslinens.com Form & Function 2035 W 41st Ave 604-222-1317 www.formfunction.ca Framing & Art Centre 6045 West Boulevard 604-263-3114

Hobbs

(article p. 10-11)

Nestings Kids

(ad p. 17) 2126 W 41st Ave 604-734-5437

www.nestingskidsvancouver.com

Perry & Co. 6131 West Boulevard 604-266-0022 www.perryandco.ca Pier 1 Imports 2326 W 41st Ave 604-269-9599 www.pier1.com Puddifoot WH Ltd. 2375 W 41st Ave 604-261-8141 www.puddifoot.com

Quality Rugs 5309 West Boulevard 604-737-7656 Residence Interiors 2431 W 41st Ave 604-687-1413 www.residenceinteriors.com Salari Fine Carpet Collections 2033 W 41st Ave 604-261-3555 www.salari.com Sherwin-Williams Paint 2387 W 41st Ave 604-267-9900 www.sherwin-williams.com Sleep Country 2105 W 41st Ave 604-269-2545 www.sleepcountry.ca

Kerrisdale Insider Directory

Advantage Vacuums 5747 West Boulevard 604-261-1134 www.advantagevacuums.com

Westcoast Rugs 2116 W 41st Ave 604-261-2255 www.westcoastrugs.com

2129 W 41st Ave 604-261-5998

Pharmacy 12 Baskets Nutrition & Health 102-2048 W 41st Ave 604-261-7838 www.12baskets.com

Kripps Pharmacy 5413 West Boulevard 604-687-2564 www.krippspharmacy.com

Pharmasave Health Centre 102-2048 W 41st Ave 604-261-3335 www.pharmasave.com

Kerrisdale Pharmacy

London Drugs 2091 W 42nd Ave 604-448-4810 www.londondrugs.com

Shopper’s Drug Mart 2301 W 41st Ave 604-266-5344 www.shoppersdrugmart.ca

(ad p. 12)

5591 West Boulevard 604-261-0333 www.kerrisdalepharmacy.com

Shoes Freedman Shoes 2171 W 41st Ave 604-261-2921 www.freedmanshoes.com

Ronsons Shoe Store 2145 W 41st Ave 604-261-5305 www.ronsons.ca

Naot Footwear 2153 W 41st Ave 604-263-6201 www.naot.ca

The Kerrisdale Bootery 2182 W 41st Ave 604-261-6371

The Run Inn 2236 W 41st Ave 604-267-7866 www.runinn.com

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SHOPPING Specialty Shops

Kerrisdale Insider Directory

Bill Chow Jewellers 2241 W 41st Ave 604-266-5933

Foreros Bags & Luggage 2186 W 41st Ave 604-569-2020

Buchan’s Stationery 2141 W 41st Ave 604-261-8510

Hager Books 2176 West 41st Ave 604-263-9412 www.hagerbooks.ca

Collins of Kerrisdale 2144 W 41st Ave 604-263-3121 Cowboys & Angels 2120 W 41st Ave 604-568-6673 www.cowboysandangels.ca Dollar Valu 2090 W 41st Ave 604-266-7807

Kerrisdale Cameras 2170 W 41st Ave 604-263-3221 www.kerrisdalecameras.com

Magic Box Hobbies 2105 W 37th Ave 604-264-1746 www.magicboxhobbies.net Nutraways 2253 W 41st Ave 778-371-2518 www.nutrawayscanada.com The Newsroom 2256 W 41st Ave 604-263-0588

Kilei Gift Shop 2070 W 41st Ave 604-261-1888

The Perfect Gift 2135 W 41st Ave 604-261-1501

Kobe Pearls International 5663 West Boulevard 604-263-2474

West Point Cycles 6069 West Boulevard 604-263-7587 www.westpointcycles.com

Thrift, Consignment & Antiques Gallery 41 2319 W 41st Ave 604-266-2329

Preloved Boutique 2259 W 41st Ave 604-266-7909

Home Consignment Corner 2001 W 41st Ave 604-261-9000

Queenlin 5753 West Boulevard 604-266-6226

Labelle Boutique 2352 W 41st Ave 778-737-0371

SOS Children’s Village sos-bc.org 2319 W 41st Ave 604-264-0880

Pierre’s Antiques 5685 West Boulevard 604-266-9006

Salvation Army Thrift Store 2021 W 41st Ave 604-261-0616 thriftstore.ca

Still Fabulous (ad p. 18)

110-3479 Dunbar St 604-566-9136 www.bcchildrens.ca

SERVICES Beauty | Hair | Spa

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Adesso Hair Design 2249 W 41st Ave 604-267-1323 www.adesso-salon.ca

Anne's Electrolysis Studio 102-2069 W 41st Ave 604-266-7921 www.annes-studio.com

Allure Health & Beauty 2011 W 41st Ave 778-371-8161

Beauty Angels Spa 5507 W Boulevard 604-261-8698

Bella Nails & Esthetics 5777 West Boulevard 604-269-9188 Bernie Beauty Salon 2418 W 41st Ave 604-709-0907 Bernie’s Barber Shop 2261 W 41st Ave 604-266-6331


SERVICES Beauty | Hair | Spa...con’t

Donita Hair Salon 2295 W 41st Ave 604-261-8654 Economy Barber Shop 5665 West Boulevard 604-266-6734 Emma & Co. Hair Design 6228 East Boulevard 604-999-3662 Flhair Studios 5411 West Boulevard 604-261-7991 www.flhairstudios.ca Giovani Hair Design 2443 W 41st Ave 604-558-3334 Green Field Spa 2311 W 41st Ave 604-566-9981 Hanson Hair Salon 2430 W 41st Ave 604-267-1880 Harmonie Esthetics 5763 Balsam St 604-720-9702 Heavenly Soul 2433 W 41st Ave 604-264-1184 www.heavenlysoul.com

Hot Shots Sun Studio 5778 East Boulevard 604-264-1937 www.hotshotstanning.com Image Hair Design Company 2003 W 41st Ave 604-261-5788 Kits Beauty Spa 2486 W 41st Ave 604-228-8286 www.kitsbeautyspa.ca Luxor Hair Salon 2173 W 41st Ave 604-266-4899 Lynne Rimmer & Co 203-5704 Balsam St 604-266-3388 Masoo Hair Design 6284 East Boulevard 604-261-4246 Mayanna Nails & Esthetics 2069 W 41st Ave 604-264-8228 Mentor Hair Salon 5389 West Boulevard 604-266-8139 Nick International Hair 2071 W 41st Ave 604-266-1104 Pure Nail Bar 2267 W 41st Ave 604-263-9622 www.purenailbar.com

Purple Orchid Esthetics 263-2025 W 42nd Ave 604-261-3088 Richard Jeha Hair Co. 2033 W 42nd Ave 604-266-2377 Salon West 6205 West Boulevard 604-263-1316 Sati’sfaction Salon 2430 W 41st Ave 604-263-9978 Sejong Beauty Salon 5407 West Boulevard 604-266-2238 She to Shic 2315 W 41st Ave 604-269-3003 www.shetoshic.com

Kerrisdale Insider Directory

D’s Hair Sanctuary 16-5729 West Boulevard 604-269-9774

Shirley’s Hair Design 5685 Yew St 604-261-0788 Star Nails 5623 West Boulevard 604-263-2252 Texture Salon & Spa 6099 West Boulevard 604-569-0995 www.texturesalonspa.com T G Trendy 6243 West Boulevard 778-371-9084

Churches Christian Science - Fourth Church 2095 W 43rd Ave 604-261-7515 www.christianscience.bc.ca Kerrisdale Presbyterian 2733 W 41st Ave 604-261-1434 www.kerrisdalepc.ca

Ryerson United 2195 W 45th Ave 604-266-5377 www.ryersonunited.ca

St Mary’s Anglican 2490 W 37th Ave 604-261-4228 www.stmaryskerrisdale.ca

St John the Apostle Parish 5457 Trafalgar St 604-266-8800 www.stjohnapostle.net

Vancouver Westside Alliance Church 2177 W 42nd Ave 604-263-4900 www.vwac.org

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SERVICES Dentists

Kerrisdale Insider Directory

Balsam Dental Centre 303-5704 Balsam St 604-261-6229 www.balsamdentalcentre.com

Dr Michael Pauls 210-5687 Yew St 604-266-4046 #1 www.drmichaelpauls.com

Kerrisdale Dental Centre 2354 W 41st Ave 604-261-9304 www.kerrisdaledental.com

Dr Lily P Lee 103-2096 W 41st Ave 604-263-4330

Dr Alphonsus Tam 2073 W 42nd Ave 604-269-9288

Kerrisdale Dental Clinic 265-2025 W 42nd Ave 604-261-8055

Dr Loo / Dr Yen 307-5687 Yew St 604-261-8890 www.bracedinbc.com

Dr Janet Thom Inc.

Kerrisdale Denture Clinic 604-263-7478 2152 W 41st Ave

(ad p. 3)

2029 W 42nd Ave 604-261-1943 www.drjanetthom.ca

Dr Ian Low & Dr William Siu 2031 W 41st Ave 604-266-1151

Kerrisdale Cosmetic & General Dentistry 2899 W 41st Ave 604-263-7355 www.kerrisdaledentist.com

Dr Douglas V Pauls 202-5687 Yew St 604-266-4046 www.drdougpauls.com

www.kerrisdaledentureclinic.com

Larch Dental Center 2488 W 41st Ave 604-694-0062 www.larchdental.com West Point Dental Clinic 5403 West Boulevard 604-267-1688

Dry Cleaners | Shoe Repair | Alterations Balsam Custom Tailors 6081 West Boulevard 604-261-6906 www.balsamtailors.com Boulevard 1 Hour Valet Cleaners 6174 East Boulevard 604-261-0003 Courtesy Cleaners 2140 W 40th Ave 604-263-6331 Kerrisdale Cleaners Ltd 2313 W 41st Ave 604-261-2912

Kerrisdale Custom Tailors 2082 W 41st Ave 604-266-6422

New! Tam’s Custom Tailor 5683 Maple St 604-269-9440

Kerrisdale Shoe Renew 5971 West Boulevard 604-263-3613

The Valetor Cleaners 2106 W 38th Ave 604-266-7141

Mr Rea’s Cleaners 5519 West Boulevard 604-266-9786

Tony’s Shoe Repair 6041 West Boulevard 604-263-0699

Ranier Dry Cleaners 2063 W 41st Ave 604-263-0013

Vancci Professional Alteration 6031 West Boulevard 604-263-3618

Sharpening House 5331 West Boulevard 604-266-2656

West Boulevard Cleaners 5575 West Boulevard 604-263-9131

www.westboulevardcleaners.com

Education - Independent

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Accent Reduction Training 6093 West Boulevard 604-267-7781 www.l2accent.com

Bumblebee Preschool 2195 W 45th Ave 604-263-6422

New! Bauhinia International College 2448 W 41st Ave 604-267-6717

Ivy Montessori 2490 W 37th Ave 604-267-0073 www.ivymontessori.ca

www.bumblebeepreschool.org

Kerrisdale Academy 2027 W 42nd Ave 604-263-8586 Kerrisdale Little Owl’s 5851 West Boulevard www.kerrisdalelittleowlspreschool.com


SERVICES Education - Independent...con’t (ad p. 17)

2115 W 38th Ave 604-266-6000 www.oxfordlearning.com

Montessori Kerrisdale 2195 W 45th Ave 604-261-4434

Stepping Stone Preschool 7284 Cypress St 604-261-4315

www.steppingstonepreschool.org

The Ivy Academy 6007 West Boulevard 604-266-3787

Education - Public Schools Dr R E McKechnie 7455 Maple St 604-713-4952 www.mckechnie.vsb.bc.ca

Maple Grove Elementary 6199 Cypress St 604-713-5356 www.maplegroveschool.net

Quilchena Elementary 5300 Maple St 604-713-5420 www.quilchena.vsb.bc.ca

Magee Secondary 6360 Maple St 604-713-8209 www.mageelions.ca

Point Grey Secondary 5350 East Boulevard 604-713-8220 www.pointgreysecondary.ca

Vancouver School Board District #39 1580 W Broadway 604-713-5000 www.vsb.bc.ca

Archer, Bissonnette & Rea 5757 Balsam St 604-261-8151

Kerrisdale Optical 2428 W 41st Ave 604-267-1618 www.kerrisdaleoptical.com

Kerrisdale Insider Directory

Oxford Learning

Little People’s Preschool 5600 Balaclava St 604-261-2219 www.littlepeople.ca

Eye Care | Optical

Avenue Eyecare 2041 W 41st Ave 604-558-1133 www.avenueeyecare.com

The Optical Boutique

The Spectacle Shoppe (ad p. 22)

5683 West Boulevard 604-263-2628 www.spectacleshop.ca

(ad p. 7)

2263 W 41st Ave 604-261-9412 www.theopticalboutique.com

Financial Balanced Financial Services 2309 W 41st Ave 604-261-8511

David H Lin, CGA 5728 East Boulevard 604-267-0381

J R Hay & Company 5704 Balsam St 604-263-3233

Bank of Montreal 2102 W 41st Ave 604-668-1421 www.bmo.com

Edward Jones Investments 201-2232 W 41st Ave 604-263-8508 edwardjones.com

BMO Nesbitt Burns 2102 W 41Ave 604-656-7570

HSBC Bank Canada 2164 W 41st Ave 604-261-4251 www.hsbc.ca

Kerrisdale Professional Accounting Group 310-2025 W 42 Ave 604-222-8411 www.johnmday.ca

CIBC 2288 W 41st Ave 604-257-1177 www.cibc.com

Investors Group 200-2052 W 41st Ave 604-228-7777 www.investorsgroup.com

Nori Accounting Services 116-2096 W 41st Ave 604-263-4733 RBC Dominion Securities Inc 300-2052 W 41st Ave 604-665-0688 www.dir.rbcinvestments.com

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SERVICES Financial...con’t

Kerrisdale Insider Directory

RBC Royal Bank 2208 W 41st Ave 604-665-0550 www.rbcroyalbank.com

Scotiabank 2207 W 41st Ave 604-668-3704 www.scotiabank.com

Vancity Savings 2380 W 41st Ave 604-877-7000 www.vancity.com

Roger Kamikura, CGA 2309 W 41st Ave 604-261-3021

TD Waterhouse 2198 W 41st Ave 604-267-3093 www.td.com

Wayne E Telford Chartered Accountant 360-2025 W 42nd Ave 604-266-4343

Ancient Path Martial Arts and Fitness Centre 5629 West Boulevard 604-568-6591

Devine Fitness & Pilates 270-2025 W 42nd Ave 604-323-1810 www.devinefitness.ca

Fitness

www.ancientpathmartialarts.com

Health | Medical Anti-Aging Medical and Laser Clinic (ad p. 19)

2482 W 41st Ave 604-261-9121 www.aamvan.com

Island Hearing 301-5704 Balsam St 604-261-9244 Kerrisdale Chiropractor 200-2025 W 42nd Ave 604-261-1540

Arbutus Acupuncture arbutusclinic.com 260-2025 W 42nd Ave 604-264-9921

Kerrisdale Physiotherapy

Cedarwood Massage

2083 W 42nd Ave 604-677-4665

(ad p. 24)

102-2096 W 41st Ave 604-566-9288 www.cedarwoodmassage.ca Connect Hearing Dr E David & Dr V Tsai 301-5704 Balsam St Dan & Lily Chinese Clinic 2096 W 41st Ave 604-351-9218

Dunbar Physio (ad p. 24)

205-3540 W 41st Ave 604-266-3303 www.dunbarphysio.com Gilmore Henning Massage 2311 W 41st Ave 604-862-8028

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Spire Yoga & Wellness 2885 W 33rd Ave 604-569-0963 www.s-pire.ca

(ad p. 24)

Kerrisdale Station 2077 W 42nd Ave 604-261-9494 www.kerrisdalemedical.com Life Labs 2061 W 42nd Ave 604-263-7742

Matters of Health Medical Clinic - Walk in (ad p. 12)

5591 West Boulevard 604-558-4633 www.mattersofhealth.ca More Than Skin 5789 West Boulevard 604-263-8210 www.morethanskin.ca

New Feet Health Centre 5409 West Boulevard 604-677-5011 www.newfeet.wordpress.com Nurse Next Door 5511 West Boulevard 604-228-4357 www.nursenextdoor.ca Occlusal Rehabilitation Ctr 2408 W 41st Ave 604-687-3740 www.occlusalrehab.com Pacific Spirit Comm. Health 2110 W 43rd Ave 604-261-6366 www.vch.ca Precision Care Physiotherapy 2083 W 42nd Ave 604-677-4665 Rabbit Foot Wellness Centre 5519 West Boulevard 604-261-2277 Skin Matters 5299 Arbutus St 604-323-9588 www.skinmatters.ca


SERVICES Health | Medical...con’t Soul Natural Holistic Medicine 5345 West Boulevard 604-261-8313 www.soulnaturalmedicine.ca

Treloar Physiotherapy 203-5511 West Boulevard 604-266-8383 www.treloarphysio.com

Home Services Alpha Electric & Appliance 604-618-7684 Debra Thompson Colour Consulting 778-558-4504 www.vancouvercolour.ca

Dunbar Painting (ad p. 4)

604-788-3382 www.dunbarpainting.com Kerrisdale Design Inc. 604-616-8575 www.kerrisdaledesign.com

Kerrisdale Equipment 6103 West Boulevard 604-266-8393 www.kerrisdaleequipment.com

Residence Interiors 2431 W 41st Ave 604-687-1413 www.residenceinteriors.com

Odenza Homes 2043 W 41st Ave 604-805-7001 www.odenzahomes.com

Warline Painting Ltd

Perimeter Ltd

West Side Window Coverings & Design 2370 W 41st Ave 604-261-8875 www.westsidewindowcoverings.com

(ad p. 22)

604-988-4545 www.perimeterltd.com Prestige Kitchens 6238 East Boulevard 604-261-8212 www.prestigekitchens.ca

(ad p. 25)

604-542-5064 www.warlinepainting.ca

Kerrisdale Insider Directory

Sotai Canada 112-2096 W 41st Ave 604-873-2341 www.sotaicanada.com

Insurance BCAA 2347 W 41st Ave 604-268-5800 www.bcaa.com

Rand & Fowler Insurance (ad p. 39)

Adrian & Co. Lawyers 5660 Yew St 604-266-7811

Morin & Letendre Notaries Public 202-2309 W 41st Ave 604-263-9317

4860 Mackenzie St 604-266-2357 www.randandfowler.com

Westland Insurance 2094 W 41st Ave 604-261-3128 www.westland-insurance.com

Legal

Claudia Leca Notary Public 264-2025 W 42nd Ave Fred Ngan Notary Public 22-5729 West Boulevard 604-264-8899

Kerfoot, Burroughs & Co. (ad p. 22) 300-5687 Yew St 604-263-2565

www.kblawco.com

Friesen & Epp 5660 Yew St 604-264-8386 www.friesenandepp.com

Lim & Company Lawyers 2232 W 41st Ave 604-266-1988

Mary Richter Law Office 202-2445 W 41st Ave 604-558-0588

Munro & Crawford Barristers & Solicitors 5670 Yew St 604-266-7174 www.munrocrawford.ca

Peter Griffiths Notary Public 2067 W 41st Ave 604-263-3277 Richter Trial Lawyers 310-5687 Yew St 604-264-5550 www.richtertriallaw.com Ruth M K Tang, Notary Coporation 5728 East Boulevard 604-261-3788 Sophia Immigration & Citizenship 101-5704 Balsam St 604-264-1178 www.sophiaimmigration.com

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SERVICES Pet Supplies | Services | Veterinarian

Kerrisdale Insider Directory

Kerrisdale Vet Hospital 5999 West Boulevard 604-266-4171 www.kerrisdalevethospital.com

True Carnivores 5961 West Boulevard 604-267-3647 www.truecarnivores.com

Simply Natural Raw Pet Food 5565 West Boulevard 604-266-1125

Waggers Dog Daycare & Polka Dog Spa 5465 West Boulevard 604-263-6615

West Boulevard Veterinary Clinic 5383 West Boulevard 604-263-6740 www.wbvc.bc.ca

www.simplynaturalrawpet.com

Real Estate Karel Palla & Darryl Sjerven

RE/MAX Select Realty (ad back cover) 604-329-1430

www.vancouversbestlistings.com

Coldwell Banker Premier Realty 6272 East Boulevard 604-266-1364 www.coldwellbanker.ca Colyvan Pacific Real Estate & Property Management 202-5704 Balsam St 604-683-8399 www.colyvanpacific.com

Cosulich Group 408-2052 W 41st Ave 604-263-8863 www.cosulichgroup.com

RE/MAX Select Properties 5487 West Boulevard 604-737-8865 www.rspvan.com

Dexter Realty 2094 W 43rd Ave 604-263-1144 www.dexterrealty.com

Royal LePage Residential Real Estate 5970 East Boulevard 604-261-9311 www.royallepagewestside.com

MacDonald Realty 2105 W 38th Ave 604-263-1911 www.macrealty.com Prudential United Realty 201-2107 W 40th Ave 604-263-8800

www.prudentialunitedrealty.com

Sutton Group 200-5511 West Boulevard 604-267-3800 www.suttonwestcoast.com Vancouver Management Ltd 205-2025 W 42nd Ave 604-263-1766

Specialty Services 4Cats Arts Studio 2059 W 41st Ave 604-569-0087 www.4cats.com/kerrisdale

Kerrisdale Office Services

Sandra Steier Photography

New location! Bell Mobile Phone Service 2065 W 41st Ave 604-267-4263

2361 W 41st Ave 604-261-7773 www.kerrisdaleofficeservices.com

604-277-7437 www.sandrasteier.com

Design by Fire (ad p. 18)

604-831-9206 www.designbyfire.ca

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(ad p. 24)

Kerrisdale Ship Depot 2498 W 41st Ave 604-267-2457 www.shipdepot.ca Provident Security 2309 W 41st Ave 604-664-1087 www.providentsecurity.ca

(ad p. 25)

Teya France Office Systems 2368 W 41st Ave 604-267-7571 www.teyafrance.com The UPS Store #205 5525 West Boulevard 604-263-6245 www.theupsstorelocal.ca/205


SERVICES Travel Cruise Ship Center 5768 East Boulevard 604-329-6984

www.cruiseshipcenters.com/ kerrisdale

Carlson Wagonlit Travel Flight Centre 2496 W 41st Ave 2246 W 41st Ave 604-264-0552 www.carlsonwagonlittravel.com 1-877-478-8747 www.flightcentre.ca Cruise About 2251 W 41st Ave 1-855-442-3726 www.cruiseabout.ca

Kenmore Travel Group 2492 W 41st Ave 604-269-9981 www.kenmoretravel.com Marlin Travel 2175 W 41st Ave 604-263-1841 www.marlintravel.ca Silkway Travel & Cruise 2027 W 41st Ave 604-656-1000 www.silkway.com

COMMUNITY LINKS Artists of Kerrisdale 5851 West Boulevard www.artistsofkerrisdale.com City of Vancouver 453 W 12th Ave 3-1-1 www.vancouver.ca Fire & Rescue No. 21 Firehall 5425 Carnarvon St 604-665-6021 non-emerg. Kerrisdale Branch Vancouver Public Library 2112 W 42nd Ave 604-665-3974 www.vpl.ca

Kerrisdale Business Association (ad p. 5)

Kerrisdale P.O. Box 18068 Vancouver, BC V6M 4L3 604-266-9875 www.kerrisdalevillage.com Kerrisdale Community Centre 5851 West Boulevard 604-257-8100 www.kerrisdalecc.com

Kerrisdale Community Police Centre (ad p. 18) 6070 East Boulevard 604-717-3434 www.komcpc.com

Kerrisdale Arena Cyclone Taylor 5670 East Boulevard 604-257-8121 www.kerrisdalecc.com Kerrisdale Farmers Market East Boulevard (beside arena) www.eatlocal.org Kerrisdale Figure Skating 5670 East Boulevard 604-266-4424 www.skatekerrisdale.com Kerrisdale Indoor Pool 5851 West Boulevard 604-257-8105 www.kerrisdalecc.com Kerrisdale Lawn Bowls Club 5870 Elm St 604-261-1116 www.krlbc.com Kerrisdale Little League www.kerrisdalebaseball.com Kerrisdale Play Palace 5670 East Boulevard 604-257-8121 www.kerrisdalecc.com Kerrisdale Senior Centre 5851 West Boulevard 604-257-8100 www.kerrisdalecc.com

Kerrisdale Triathlon Club www.kerrisdaletriclub.com Maple Grove Outdoor Pool 6875 Yew St 604-266-9512 www.vancouver.ca/kerrisdale

Kerrisdale Insider Directory

Cannetic Travel Ltd 2268 W 41st Ave 604-304-5950 www.mydiscoverytour.ca

McCleery Golf Course 7188 MacDonald St www.vancouverparksgolf.ca The 33rd Kerrisdale Centennial Group 680 W 49th Ave www.scout33.org The Kerrisdale Masonic Hall 2146 W 41st Ave 604-266-5737 www.freemasonry.bcy.ca Vancouver Hospice Society 3470 Dunbar St 604-737-7305 www.vancouverhospice.org Vancouver Thunderbird Minor Hockey 604-224-5891 www.vancouvertbirds.ca Vancouver United FC (Kerrisdale Soccer) 604-261-7232 www.vanufc.com West Side Warriors Football www.westsidefootball.bc.ca

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October 5 - November 23, 2012 Kerrisdale Insider Calendar

Oct 6

Final day of Kerrisdale Farmers Market (KFM), 10am-2pm. East Boulevard beside Kerrisdale Arena. www.eatlocal.org

Oct 8

Thanksgiving Day

Oct 13-14 UBC Botanical Garden Apple Festival, 6804 SW Marine Dr. 11-4 Oct 19

School District 39 non-instructional day

Oct 26

Halloween Spooktacular Swim, 6-8pm, Kerrisdale Pool.

Oct 26

Halloween Pumpkin Carving 5+ yrs, Kerrisdale Community Centre, 5851 West Boulevard, please register in advance, $6. Adult must accompany child.

Oct 27

Halloween Carnival 2-10yrs, Kerrisdale Community Centre, 5851 West Blvd, 1-3pm, please register in advance, $8. Adult must accompany child.

Oct 28

Halloween on Ice. Free skate sponsored by Kerrisdale Business Association, 3:45-5:30pm, Kerrisdale Arena

Oct 29

Advertising deadline for Kerrisdale Insider magazine

Oct 31

Halloween

Nov 4

Daylight Saving Time ends

Nov 9

School District 39 district closure day

Nov 11

Remembrance Day Statutory holiday

Nov 12

School District 39 non-instruction day

Nov 13

Earthquake Preparedness workshop, 7-8:30pm, Kerrisdale Community Centre.

Nov 23

Kerrisdale Insider magazine arrives View calendar online at www.kerrisdaleinsider.com/calendar

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