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Publisher's Note We have waved goodbye to summer, and as we welcome autumn we are continuing to do our part to stay safe while practising being kind and calm. We also experienced the added stress of having our outdoor sanctuary blanketed by smoke from distant wildfires. This month we are celebrating the 13-year anniversary of Steveston Insider. We would normally be promoting Halloween and Christmas events along with Girls’ Night Out – but this year there will be no events other than the Steveston Scarecrow Crawl which can safely take place without large crowds gathering. Watch for some merchants like A Monkey Tree and Sinfully The Best that will offer their own version of GNO and Customer Appreciation Week. We have so much to be thankful for. We are fortunate to have access to beautiful waterfront trails and parks. Our local businesses have safely welcomed us back as they carefully reopened. Bravo, Steveston! At the end of August, the community was crowned the winner of CBC's Search for Metro Vancouver's Best Neighbourhood, as determined by almost 500,000 votes cast during a six-week-long contest that started with 192 neighbourhoods across the region. We chose to feature Andy Hobbs on the cover since he was convincing in his CBC interview that Steveston was deserving.

And there’s more good news. AJ Sandhu and Indy Dhadda have opened a new butcher shop on No. 1 Road called Five Rivers Meat Company. They are eager to introduce their interpretation of the classic Indian meat shop to a wider audience. You can look forward to flavourful marinated meats to grill at home. When deciding who to feature in each issue, I am always impressed by talented business owners as I get to know their story and wonder how I have not yet showcased them. The Spotted Frog owner, Huong Nguyen, is one such talent. She operates a successful lifestyle boutique that offers a beautiful collection of high-quality Canadian made custom furniture and home décor, and she is also an awardwinning interior designer. We are saddened by the closure of Porthole, Xyclo Bistro, and Radiant Tanning Salon. Yeti Works (and Laura Galloway Design) have now moved out to the Fraser Valley after over 20 years of operating in Steveston. We welcome Language Arts Base, and soon to open new businesses Baan Lao and Sweet Surrender Gelato. The pandemic has been extremely challenging for our local businesses. As we head into the quieter months ahead, we encourage you to continue to support them so they can thrive and help keep our community vibrant. We wish everyone a safe and sane autumn. Be kind to each other. We are all in this together.

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On the Cover:

Andy Hobbs Story submitted Steveston’s recent summer win in CBC’s Metro Vancouver’s best neighbourhood contest reflects the community’s belief in itself and the values others see in it. For Andy Hobbs, the Fraser River, as both a working river and a natural bounty, made Steveston hard to beat. Andy knows that community members have a long history of service and a commitment to volunteerism. At its core, that also makes Steveston a great place to live. Growing up in Richmond, riding horses and playing hockey on frozen winter ponds was idyllic, the Packers/ Colts rivalries are legendary and it all contributes to a storied history. For the past 25 years, Andy and his family have lived in Steveston and enjoy how it has retained a small town atmosphere notwithstanding population growth and development. For his family, the key for Steveston’s livability continues to be balance. This includes a commitment to its historical roots with sites like Britannia Shipyards National Historic Site and in recognizing the contributions of people from many cultural backgrounds who lived and worked here. The Nikkei stories are a moving example and illustrate the sacrifice and resilience of Steveston’s Japanese/Canadian community. While the fishing industry remains a vibrant part of the economy, Steveston’s commercial opportunities have expanded and diversified to a point where you can find shopping, dining, places to celebrate, recreation facilities, and plenty of natural beauty, without leaving Steveston. It all contributes to a great vibe where you can walk down Moncton Street or along the boardwalk and randomly bump into friends and family. Community service is the glue that gives Steveston its super strength. Events and celebrations like Steveston’s Salmon Festival and Richmond Maritime Festival have deep roots and the commitment of volunteers is crucial. 6

Andy retired from the Vancouver Police Department after more than 35 years of service and he has a long track record of working with community groups and stakeholders in Vancouver. He was inducted into the Order of Merit of the Police Forces by the Governor General of Canada, received the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Medal and several VPD commendations. In Richmond, while still working, Andy was elected and served two terms with the School Board, volunteered as a coach for several kids sports, and volunteered twenty years as a cancer fundraiser. He was a member and president of the Kigoos Swim Club, at the Steveston Outdoor pool, which Andy considers as one of the best activities for kids and families. Currently, he’s the Chair of Britannia Shipyards National Historic Site Society, a board member for Tourism Richmond and a board member for Steveston’s Royal Canadian Marine Search and Rescue (RCMSAR). In the past few years, the family has grown with the addition of three grandchildren and they all enjoy everything Steveston has to offer with its parks and amenities. Andy is confident that they will find their own paths to volunteer and to serve the community.

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The Spotted Frog:

A Passion for Beautiful Spaces Story by Sarah Gordon

Photos submitted

The Spotted Frog is a business name I have always been curious about, and I was sure there must be a story behind it. Owner Huong Nguyen explains the name is multi-layered. She says, “The frog is a powerful symbol. It also has family significance. People like the image and it’s a good conversation starter.” The Spotted Frog is a lifestyle boutique that offers a beautiful collection of high-quality Canadian made custom furniture and home décor. The business model, like the company name, is multi-layered. It keeps evolving, and like the frog, it keeps hopping along.

When you meet Huong, it’s hard not to be energized by her passion for beautiful spaces. The Spotted Frog opened in 2008. It was originally located two blocks south on No. 1 Road. In 2015, it moved and it turns out the new location has been extremely advantageous. Huong says, “Furniture drives the business. We have a private loading zone and much more parking than the former location did.” “The business grew organically to include interior design. Customers would ask for my design advice,” she says. As a result, she created an in-house design studio to meet with clients about her award-winning interior design services. One of her projects was featured on HGTV and the design firm has been recognized as a winner of the Best of Houzz for eight consecutive years. Her extensive experience includes styling, decorating, renovating, and designing custom luxury homes. She comments, “We bring to life spaces that exude function, beauty, and harmonious flow.” 8

Huong’s signature look is a dynamic space innovatively mixed with various styles. She loves injecting color, patterns, and textures to create a bold and highly unique environment. The store is beautifully curated with beds, couches, chairs, tables, wall art, clocks, pillows, and other home décor. The majority of the furniture is handcrafted custom pieces, which means there are plenty of options to select from. Huong’s latest obsession is plants. She has a selection to choose from and confesses that the Swiss cheese tropical plant makes her feel happy and is her current favourite. She speculates that the downtime with COVID19 has driven more people to reconnect with nature. The relaxed Boho feel is making a comeback. As a result, you will see rattan, linens in earth tones, and a flashback to the 1970s,

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macramé has returned. She says, “These are not so much trends as they are an anchor to help transform the current situation.”

“I am huge on energy flow and harmonizing it.” Huong Nguyen Huong learned a lot at IKEA where she worked for eight years in various strategic management positions. She says, "The corporate role was no longer in alignment with my new role of raising a family so I pursued my dream of opening a small business to create a work-life balance that was in favour of our family." Her children are now 10 and 13 years old. She credits her husband for running their household. Without his help, it would not be possible to juggle her dual career as a storeowner and an interior designer. When asked about the complexity of switching hats she comments, “I like diversity. I am not the type of person who can sit well.”

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Operating a shop is not as simple as unlocking the door to commence the day. Huong says with a laugh, “The creative side is all me, but I also clean the toilets and wash the windows. It is not as glamorous as it seems!” She also does all of the ordering and merchandising. The scope of her design projects ranges from one well-decorated room up to a new custom home complete with furniture and accessories. The largest project she worked on was a townhouse development in Kelowna. Huong has always had an affinity for Steveston. She grew up in Vancouver and Richmond. Her parents are commercial gillnetters; they have been operating out of Steveston Harbour since 1987. Huong recalls exploring Steveston as a kid where she enjoyed picking blackberries and making risky trips over to Shady Island. Without any hesitation, she says her favourite things about Steveston are the active fishing community and the water. “It is a grounding element for me. Rivers and oceans soothe me.” She also appreciates that the village continues to remain quirky, slow, and not very gentrified.

She treasures the relationships she has built in the community. “You get to know a family intimately when you are designing their home. Making them feel happy with a space that they love is so rewarding.” Huong concludes, “I have never felt the support of the community as passionately as I have during the pandemic. People are rooting for small businesses. I felt like I had walked into a bubble of extra kindness when the store reopened after we were all forced to close.” The Spotted Frog 110-11900 No. 1 Road Richmond, BC V7E 1S9 Telephone 778-297-4663 www.thespottedfrog.ca 10

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AJ Sandhu

Indy Dhadda

Five Rivers Meat Company: East 'Meats' West Story by Sarah Gordon

Photos submitted

In these crazy times, we need more good news stories, and this is one of them. This is the story of AJ Sandhu and Indy Dhadda, friends and business partners whose combined energy and enthusiasm could launch a rocket into space. In June they came up with a business plan to form Five Rivers Meat Company, Steveston’s newest butcher shop with an exciting twist. It all began with a conversation about meat. They originally connected through their love of food and common British interests. Both men are of Indian descent and were finding it difficult to source quality marinated meats that met their foodie standards and did not require a drive to Surrey. Indian food has always been popular in England, but through the years it has crossed over into 26

the mainstream. Indy says, “Brits love it, it’s huge. They have taken it to such a high level and have upped the game.” When Indy arrived in Canada he looked for the same calibre of Indian butcher shop but could not find it, so he and AJ decided to bring a little of it here. Indy was born in the United Kingdom. Four years ago he got married and moved to Richmond. AJ was also born in the U.K. but has lived the majority of his life in Richmond; he and his family have close ties within the community. His three sons were involved in minor sports in Richmond and AJ managed sports teams locally. The Sandhu family lives near Steveston and has always had aspirations of opening a business in the village.

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“One thing led to another with our love of food,” Indy says.

he was instantly captivated. When he and AJ stumbled upon a storefront for lease on No. 1 Road it drove their decision to launch their business.

Although the partners have full-time careers, they decided to go into overdrive and launch Five Rivers Meat Company.

They knew Steveston was the perfect community for Five Rivers Meat Company. Indy explains, “Quality food is important to us. Richmond needs a butcher like this.”

Their aim is to pay careful attention to traditions while embracing all things local. They are eager to introduce their interpretation of the classic Indian meat shop to a wider audience - the perfect east ‘meats’ west. Indy’s wife introduced him to Steveston, and

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AJ and Indy have dreams of eventually opening other locations. Steveston will be their flagship store and base. Down the line, they intend to sell spices, marinades, and condiments. As well, they plan to sell apparel such as butcher blocks, aprons, and totes.

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The business name celebrates the Punjab, which means Five (Punj) Rivers (ab).

The menu includes chicken, lamb, goat, seafood, Maui ribs as well as halal and vegan options.

Paralleling the businesses’ name, the shop will offer five signature marinades, inspired and named after the rivers that flow through the northern region of India. Indy describes the area as “the breadbasket of India that is known for its flavours and food.” This is very much a family run business. AJ’s brother, Mak, was actively involved in the renovations to transform the space. He will work in the shop and be the marinade specialist. AJ’s wife, Raman, comes from a professional accounting background and is assisting with the business behind the scenes.

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Five Rivers’ perfectly marinated meats are flavourful and complex with fragrant aromas and colours. Marinating overnight helps develop flavours, and rest assured, different heat levels will be offered to accommodate all palates. Spices will also be blended on site. They are building on the barbecue culture as so many West Coasters love grilling year-round. Simply purchase your meat and take it home to put on the bbq; you don’t have to spend time marinating it yourself. In the future, they also hope to offer online delivery within Richmond.

It’s been a labour of love for the industrious partners. Indy says, “We have very visual ideas that we are very clear about. We are building a brand.” The space has been designed with a craft brewery look that suits Steveston to a tee. They loaded up and transported reclaimed wood from Abbotsford to become a feature wall with a map of the five rivers and another wall features the shop’s logo. Industrial pendant lighting complements the space along with brick accent walls, black ceilings with open venting, and an Italian tile floor that looks like wood planks.

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Indy remarks, “Three months ago we went from a list of 10 big things to do. Now we have 100 little things to do. It has taken on a life of its own!” There has been genuine excitement about the opening of this new Steveston shop. “By executing this well, things will go well for us. There has been amazing feedback from people walking by,” Indy. As well, the buzz on social media has been very supportive.

They believe in supporting the local economy and intend to source many of their products from Lower Mainland suppliers. Their goal is to open for business in early October. It won’t be long before the aromatic wafts of meat grilling on barbecues will be drifting through the air. This will be a flavourful fall ahead!

The partners are thrilled to be in Steveston. Indy comments, “We want to fit in with the businesses that are already here and we would like to form partnerships when possible.”

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Five Rivers Meat Company 150-12420 No 1 Road Richmond, BC V7E 6N2 Telephone 604-574-8361 www.fiveriversmeats.com

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The Steveston Merchants Association presents

2020 Steveston

Scarecrow Crawl During the month of

October

cleverly themed scarecrows lurk in doorways and peek out of store windows. These delightful handcrafted guardians often reflect the personality of the shop to which they belong. Many of them are not garden variety scarecrows – in fact, you never know quite what you will spot – whether it is a giant slug, a couture crow, nautical or fairy tale characters. Take a photo with your new friends, and step inside the businesses to visit the talented merchants responsible for creating these mascots.

BEST SCARECROW WINS $1,000

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below historical averages, actual home sales in Metro Vancouver set a new record.

We’re Moving!

The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that 2015 home sales were the highest annual total in REBGV history. This was powered early in the year by four straight months with more than 4,000 sales a month from March to June, another first for REBGV. The total of homes for location sale on the Afternumber 15 years at my listed current onMLS® No. in1 2015 ranked fifth in the last ten years, while the MLS® Home Road in Steveston Village, I’m moving RE/MAX Price Index (HPI) saw double-digit year-over-year price Westcoast’s Steveston Real Estate office to a increases.

new location at the corner of Third Avenue and Street, across from the new Save-OnWith Chatham sales-to-active-listings ratios above 25 per cent for 11 Foods. months in 2015, the Metro Vancouver market experienced seller’s market conditions for much of the year.

We’ll be opening the doors to our new office on December 1st, and I look forward to servicing If you’re a prospective buyer, this means competition is resale, new construction, landyou’ll assembly, fierceyour and without a sound buying strategy, find andonproject marketing needsoffer from our new yourself the losing end of multiple situations or coming across dreamside home after it’s been location on your the other of only the Village.

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While modern technology allows us to communicate in the blink of an eye, there remains something special about family and friends opening their mailboxes and finding a letter, postcard, or parcel sent by you. If you do your mailing at the Steveston Village Post Office, it’s not just the person receiving mail who gets a warm and genuine experience. Located inside the Steveston Museum on the corner of Moncton Street and First Avenue, you will receive exceptional personalized customer service surrounded by the ambience of a beautiful and iconic 1905 heritage building. And don’t forget, by supporting the Steveston Village Post Office, you also support the heritage events and programs offered by the Steveston Historical Society. These include the winter Songs in the Snow concert series and the summer Steveston Alive! Walking Tour Vignettes.

With the holidays coming, make sure you give your cards and gifts plenty of time to reach their overseas destinations. The Steveston Village Post Office is open 7 days a week for all your holiday postal needs – 9:30am to 5:00pm Mondays to Saturdays, and noon to 4:00pm on Sundays.

We are excited to welcome back our community to the Steveston Post Office in Metro Vancouver’s Best Neighbourhood! For more information about the contest, which saw Steveston take 61% of the votes in the final round, see the CBC article here: www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/ best-neighbourhood-contest-winner1.5701896?cmp=rss The Steveston Museum and Tourism Richmond Visitor Centre will remain closed for now.

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FOOD & DRINK Cafes | Restaurants (ad p. 15) 12051 Third Ave 778-834-1707 anargrill.com

B & P Ice Cream & Coffee 100-12220 Second Ave 604-325-9837 Opening Soon! Baan Lao 4100 Bayview St baanlao.ca Best Bite Indian Cuisine 10-3891 Chatham St 604-370-4949 bestbiteindiancuisine.ca Blenz Coffee 105-3900 Bayview St 604-272-0777 blenz.com

Blue Canoe Waterfront Restaurant (ad p. 7)

140-3866 Bayview St 604-275-7811 bluecanoerestaurant.com Britannia Brewing Steveston 250-12240 Second Ave 604-270-9252 britanniasteveston.ca

Cucina Piccolo 3760 Moncton St 604-370-5550 cucina-piccolo.ca

Kisamos Greek Taverna 3420 Moncton St 604-277-5626 kisamostaverna.com

Dairy Queen 140-11099 No. 1 Rd 604-274-7175 dairyqueen.com

Kove Kitchen 140-3900 Bayview St 604-628-2500 kovekitchen.com

Dave’s Fish & Chips

Kun's Omakase Bar 150-3500 Moncton St 778-899-3930

(ad p. 2) 3460 Moncton St 604-271-7555 davesfishandchips.com Davood's Bistro 12420 No. 1 Rd 604-277-2687 davoods.com Diplomat Bakery 105-6168 London Rd 604-241-9134 diplomatbakery.com

Ember Indian Kitchen (ad p. 2) 135-6168 London Rd 604-370-4485 emberikitchen.com

G-Men Ramen 3711 Bayview St 604-275-4636 gmenatsteveston.com

Buck & Ear Bar and Grill 12111 Third Ave 604-370-3343 jrg.ca/establishment/the-buckear-bar-and-grill

Hog ShackCook House 160-3900 Bayview St 604-272-7264 hogshack.ca

Cannery Cafe 3611 Moncton St 604-272-1222

Hoke Poke & Tea Bar 150-11099 No. 1 Rd 604-370-2270 thehokepoke.ca

Catch Kitchen + Bar 200-3866 Bayview St 604-284-1222 catchkitchen.com Chef's Playground 170-12420 No. 1 Rd 604-285-8079 chefsplayground.ca Cimona Cafe 210-3791 Bayview St 604-275-3753 cimona.com

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Ichiro Japanese 110-12011 Second Ave 604-277-1150 ichirojapaneserestaurant.ca John’s Pan Pizza 130-12420 No. 1 Rd 778-297-4404 johnspanpizza.com

Kari House (ad p. 14) 130-3900 Bayview St 604-275-5274 karihouse.com StevestonInsider.com

Kuroki Kitchen 110-3880 Chatham St 604-616-1323

Little Mexico Cantina (ad p. 7) 3131 Chatham St 604-272-5123 littlemexicocantina.com

M Sushi Bar Japanese Restaurant 110-3866 Bayview St 604-285-1855

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Mega Sushi 100-3131 Chatham St 604-447-0773 megasushi.ca

O’Hare's GastroPub (ads p. 15) 5031 Steveston Hwy 604-277-2305 ohares.pub

Ora Sushi 120-3651 Moncton St 604-284-3880 orasushi.com Outpost Mini Donut Company 110-12240 Second Ave 604-448-0005 outpostminidonutco.com Pajo’s - Wharf 3500 Bayview St 604-272-1588 pajos.com Pajo’s - Garry Point 12771 Seventh Ave 604-204-0767 pajos.com

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Panago Pizza 103-6020 Steveston Hwy 604-310-0001 panago.com

Starbucks Coffee 4011 Bayview St 604-204-0288 starbucks.ca

Subway 3-3740 Chatham St 604-274-8850 subway.com

Pierside Deli 115-3800 Bayview St 604-448-0071

Steveston Bakery 12231 No. 1 Rd 604-271-3656 stevestonbakery.com

The Village Burgery 105-3800 Bayview St 604-275-6710

Pizza Factory 120-12020 First Ave 604-233-7777 pizzafactoryrichmond.ca Rocanini Coffee Roasters 115-3900 Moncton St 604-284-5126 rocanini.com Sanctuary Café 160-13020 No. 2 Rd 604-340-3688 santuarycafeyvr.com Shady Island Seafood Bar 112-3800 Bayview St 604-275-6587 shadyislandseafood.com Shintaro Japanese 230-3791 Bayview St 604-284-5253 shintarosushi.ca Sockeye City Grill 108-3800 Bayview St 604-275-4347 sockeyecity.com

Steveston Built Local Taphouse & Grill 130-12480 No 1 Rd 604-447-4420 stevestonbuilt.com Steveston Coffee Company 110-3511 Moncton St 604-275-1983 stevestoncoffee.com Steveston Hotel Cafe 12111 Third Ave 604-277-9511 stevestonhotel.ca

Timmy Kitchen 100-3791 Bayview St 604-275-1112 timmykitchen.com Opening Soon Veggie Pho 3804 Moncton St Village Books & Coffee House 130-12031 First Ave 604-272-6601 Village Sushi Bar 150-13020 No. 2 Rd, 604-271-1067

Steveston Pizza Co. 100-3400 Moncton St 604-204-0777 stevestonpizza.com

Waves Coffee 120-12231 First Ave 604-448-9283 wavescoffee.ca

Steveston Seafood House 3951 Moncton St 604-271-5252 stevestonseafoodhouse.com

Win Win Chick-N 12160 First Ave 778-297-5818 win-win-chick-n.com

Steveston Village Vietnamese 120-12480 No. 1 Rd 604-370-3709 stevestonvietnamese.com

Yokohama Japanese Restaurant 140-12251 No. 1 Rd 604-271-8896 yokohamabc.com

Liquor O’Hare’s Liquor Store (ads p. 15) 5031 Steveston Hwy 604-241-8513 ohares.pub

Steveston Hotel Liquor Store 12111 Third Ave 604-277-9511 jrg.ca/establishment/steveston-liquor-store

Specialty | Grocery 7-Eleven 10991 No. 1 Rd 604-271-1811 7-eleven.ca

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Damien’s Belgian Waffles 2-3891 Chatham St 604-304-2884 damienswaffles.ca

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D Original Sausage Haus 130-12000 First Ave 604-447-5545 doriginalsausagehaus.com

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FOOD & DRINK Specialty | Grocery ... con't Five Rivers Meat Co. (article p. 26-29) 150-12420 No 1 Rd 604-574-8361 fiveriversmeats.com

Romania Country Bread 3680 Moncton St Save-On-Foods 12088 Third Ave 604-272-8852 saveonfoods.ca

Gelato on 1st 105-12231 First Ave

Sinfully The Best

Heringers / Windsor 190-12251 No. 1 Rd 604-274-6328 windsormeats.com Luckful Nest Natural Drink 125-3531 Bayview St 604-370-1778

Super Grocer & Pharmacy 12051 No. 1 Rd 604-271-2722 supergrocer.ca

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Opening Soon! Sweet Surrender Gelato 108-12211 First Ave

Something Sweet 160-12420 No. 1 Rd 604-370-7088

Mr. Gold's Gelato 3480 Moncton St 604-515-2777 mrgoldsgelato.com

Steveston Pure Water 7-3740 Chatham St 604-272-8850 stevestonpurewater.com

(ad p. 5) 13-3993 Chatham St 604-272-2655 sinfullythebest.com

(ad p. 5) 115-3531 Bayview St 604-275-0028 sinfullythebest.com

Mary’s Italian Ice Cream 120-12240 Second Ave 604-277-8210

Steveston Landing Fish 102-3800 Bayview St 604-275-4746

South Harbour Fish 159-12420 No 1 Rd 604-277-3008

Original Pure Water 115-3571 Chatham St 604-277-7873 originalpurewatershoppe.ca

Steveston's Best of British 110-12031 First Ave 604-370-3375 stevestonsbestofbritish.com

Purpose Smoothie Co. 115-3900 Bayview St 604-379-6689 purposesmoothieco.com

Steveston European Food 120-12220 Second Ave (lane) 604-271-3635

The Juice Truck 12151 First Ave 604-285-5404 thejuicetruck.ca The Sweet Spot 110-12000 First Ave 604-271-8865 thesweetspotbakery.ca

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Timothy’s Frozen Yogurt 104-3800 Bayview St 604-275-7547 Timothy’s at Garry Point 120-12771 Seventh Ave

Steveston Fish Shoppe 100-3420 Moncton St 604-277-3135

SHOP - RETAIL Clothing | Shoes | Accessories Bare Basics Lingerie 3871 Moncton St 604-271-5330 barebasicslingerie.com

Mia Boutique 120-3531 Bayview St 604-279-8936 miaboutique.ca

Steve’s Board & Apparel 150-12240 Second Ave 778-297-7422 stevesboardshop.com

Jet-Lag Travel Fashion 110-12031 Second Ave 604-277-3331 jet-lagtravelfashion.com

Seas on Shore 150-12251 No. 1 Rd 604-271-5822

Steveston Village Maternity 110-3911 Moncton St 778-297-7379 stevestonvillagematernity.com

Lulu Island Designs 118-3800 Moncton St 604-275-0558

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Stepin Out 3991 Moncton St 604-304-0602 stepinout.ca

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A Monkey Tree Emporium 3851 Moncton St 604-448-9234 amonkeytree.com

Juvelisto 120-3500 Moncton St 604-241-7376 juvelisto.com

Serendipity’s 12111 First Ave 604-275-1683 serendipitysbackyard.ca

Beau Monde 117-3800 Bayview St 604-275-7969

Nikaido Gifts 150-3580 Moncton St 604-275-0262 nikaidogifts.com

Shelf 3480 Moncton St (back) shopatshelf.com

Cannery Store at Gulf of Georgia 12138 Fourth Ave 604-664-9006 gulfofgeorgiacannery.org Floria Gifts 170-3580 Moncton St Hoya Home Living 102-12071 First Ave 604-274-3787

Prickly Pear Garden Centre 12311 No. 1 Rd 604-241-4717 pricklypear.ca Scout & Co 130-3651 Moncton St 604-285-0111 scoutandco.ca

Shooting Star Gift Shop 119-3800 Bayview St 604-271-2717

The Spotted Frog (article p. 8-10) 110-11900 No. 1 Rd 778-297-4663 thespottedfrog.ca

Pharmacy Pharmasave Steveston Village (ad p. 16) 105-12420 No. 1 Rd 604-232-0159 stevestonpharmasave.com Save-On-Foods Pharmacy 120-12088 Third Ave 604-272-9741 saveonfoods.ca

Shoppers Drug Mart 3868 Steveston Hwy 604-288-6343 shoppersdrugmart.ca Steveston Pharmacy 101-3811 Chatham St 604-271-2820

Super Grocer & Pharmacy (and Post Office) 12051 No. 1 Rd 604-274-7878 supergrocer.ca The Medicine Shoppe 11-3993 Chatham St 778-297-5777 medicineshoppesteveston.ca

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Balloon Place 100-12211 First Ave 604-284-2565 balloonplace.ca

Budget Appliances 3831 Moncton St 604-271-0666 budgetappliances.ca

Phoenix Art Workshop 8-3891 Chatham St 604-448-1860 phoenixartworkshop.com

Beatmerchant Record Store

Freestyle Handicraft 110-3800 Chatham St

Splash Toy Shop

(ad p. 17) 160-12240 Second Ave 604-204-0044 beatmerchant.com

Laara’s Vacuums 3995 Moncton St 604-277-8487 laarasvacuums.com

Benchmark Bontanicals 105-6111 London Rd 604-328-0005 benchmarkbotanics.com

Pacific Net and Twine 3731 Moncton St 604-274-7238 pacificnetandtwine.com

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(ad p. 17) 140-3580 Moncton St 604-241-0234 splashtoyshop.ca Steveston Book Store 3760 Moncton St 604-274-3604 The Fab Pad 100-3580 Moncton St 604-370-5560 thefabpad.com

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SHOP - RETAIL Specialty Stores ... con't Village Bikes 3891 Moncton St 604-274-3865 village-bikes.ca

Wong's Greenhouse & Nursery 11140 No. 2 Rd 604-278-1028

Towns Netting & Marine Supply 105-6033 London Rd 604-277-3191 townsmarine.com

Village Books & Coffee House 130-12031 First Ave 604-272-6601

Wool & Wicker 130-12051 Second Ave 604-275-1239 woolandwicker.com

Thrift Shops / Consignment / Auctions Bon Retour 3806 Moncton St 604-370-1951 bonretour.com Jade d'Art Auction House 3551 Moncton St 604-356-2907 jadeartauction.com

RHA Thrift Shop (ad p. 47) 3731 Chatham St 604-271-1551 rhhaux.ca

SOS Thrift Store 3800 Moncton St 604-274-8866 sosbc.org

SERVICES Beauty, Hair, Spa A-Styles Hair Salon 130-3500 Moncton St 604-277-4883

Collective Beauty Studio 110-3900 Moncton St 604-370-0276

Perfectly Polished 5-3740 Chatham St 604-370-5585

Alen’s Golden Scissors 6-3740 Chatham St 604-274-4247

Cool Secret Spa Laser Clinic 155-13020 No. 2 Rd 604-803-5359 coolsecretspa.com

Pure Beauty Spa 125-3800 Chatham St 604-231-0575 purebeautyspa.ca

DNA Esthetics 150-12000 First Ave 778-999-7101

Raintree Wellness Spa 125-13020 No. 2 Rd 604-274-4426 raintreespa.com

Allranel Day Spa 107-3531 Bayview St 604-273-6916 allranell.com Arrz 2 120-3571 Chatham St 604-272-0041

ASK Hair Studio (ad p. 16)

Earth, Wind & Spa 180-12420 No. 1 Rd 604-285-0767 earthwindspa.com

150-3900 Bayview St 604-241-8600 askhairstudio.com

Hair by Lenny 115-3631 Chatham St 604-241-1755

Bellatudo 140-12420 No. 1 Rd 604-785-1476 bellatudo.com

Hanspa 240-3791 Bayview St 604-304-9005 hanspa.ca

Berenices Braid 130-12240 Second Ave 604-813-7174 berenicesbraid.com

Lift Hair Shoppe 155-13020 No. 2 Rd 604-241-5593 lifthair.ca

Browcasso 120-12000 First Ave 604-284-2020 browcasso.com

Palms Day Spa 105-3800 Chatham St 604-278-4700 palmsdayspa.ca

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Topi Imports 310-12211 First Ave 604-572-0688 topimports.ca

Rebecca Nail Spa 110-12051 Second Ave 778-297-6587 Rejuven8 Skincare 250-3580 Moncton St 604-284-5252 rejuven8skincare.com Remark Hair Design 130-3591 Chatham St 604-271-4247 remarkhair.com Salon Diva & Co. 110-6111 London Rd 604-278-2140 salondivarichmond.com

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Shay's Hair Studio 7-3891 Chatham St 604-277-8229 hairstylinginrichmondbc.ca

Steveston Barbers 120-3880 Chatham St 604-277-7815 stevestonbarbers.com

Ship N' Shore Hairstyling for Men & Women 105-12031 First Ave 604-272-4822

Steveston Nails 4-3891 Chatham St 604-284-5178

Tao Day Spa 115-3900 Bayview St 604-277-9821 taodayspa.com

Dental Bayview Dental 110-12420 No. 1 Rd 604-277-2483 bayviewdental.ca

Dr. Marguerite Lu 280-3651 Moncton St 604-271-3007 tendertooth.ca

Steveston Dental Care 3951 Steveston Hwy 604-274-9988 stevestondentist.com

Chatham Dental Centre 211-3740 Chatham St 604-271-5622 chathamdental.ca

Harmony Dental Studio 3700 Moncton St 604-277-2223 harmonydentalstudio.com

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Chompers Family Dental 108-6033 London Rd 604-284-5005 chompersdental.com

Moncton Dental 120-3511 Moncton St 604-277-3515 monctondental.com

Dental Family Tree 120-3900 Steveston Hwy 604-370-3132 dentalfamilytree.com

Smilebrite 110-11971 Third Ave 604-273-3415 smilebrite.ca

(ad p. 12) 3rd Flr, 3951 Steveston Hwy 604-277-1131 stevestonsmiles.com

Education (Private), Arts & Care for Kids 4Cats 3820 Moncton St 604-447-6770 4catssteveston.com

Kumon 12131 First Ave 236-305-5400 kumon.com

Sandcastle Park 8-3060 Chatham St 604-274-8380 sandcastlepark.ca

Alderwood House School 140-6261 London Rd 604-377-8385 alderwoodhouse.com

New! Language Arts Base (LAB) 110-12480 No. 1 Rd 778-681-6226 languageartsbase.com

South Central Montessori 110-6020 Steveston Hwy 778-889-0188 centralmontessori.ca

Arts Connection 5-12491 No 2 Rd 604-241-0141 theartsconnection.org Generation Daycare 200-4080 Bayview St 778-846-1334 generationdaycare.com Gingerbread House PPP 10451 Lassam St 604-204-1008 gingerbreadhousepreschool.org

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Mia Montessori Academy 100-6160 London Rd 604-616-2997 mia-montessori.com Moncton Education Centre 120-3911 Moncton St 604-338-3123 monctonedu.com Oxford Learning 5-3891 Chatham St 604-233-5577 oxfordlearning.com

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Spirit of Math 3720 Broadway St 604-304-4032 spiritofmath.com St Joseph the Worker 4451 Williams Rd 604-277-1115 stjosephtheworker.ca Stars of Tomorrow 12191 First Ave 604-370-1221 sotel.ca

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Steveston Japanese Language School (ad p. 20) 4111 Moncton St 604-274-4374 sjls.ca

With Our Own Two Hands Flexible Childcare & Activity Ctr 3-3891 Chatham St 778-882-3165 Tree House Early Learning Centre withourowntwohands.ca 100-5500 Andrews Rd World of Music & Arts 604-277-8224 120-6160 London Rd rscl.org/treehouse 778-297-5505 worldofmusicandarts.com With Our Own Two Hands Preschool & Learning Centre 3-3871 Moncton St 778-882-3165 withourowntwohands.ca Steveston Music Centre 340-12211 First Ave 604-271-3545

Education - Public Schools Byng Elementary 3711 Georgia St 604-668-6649 byng.sd38.bc.ca

Hugh Boyd Secondary 9200 No. 1 Rd 604-668-6615 boyd.sd38.bc.ca

Steveston-London Secondary 6600 Williams Rd 604-668-6668 slss.sd38.bc.ca

Diefenbaker Elementary 4511 Hermitage Dr 604-668-6639 diefenbaker.sd38.bc.ca

McKinney Elementary 10451 Lassam Rd 604-668-6133 mckinney.sd38.bc.ca

Westwind Elementary 11371 Kingfisher Dr 604-668-6497 westwind.sd38.bc.ca

Dixon Elementary 9331 Diamond Rd 604-668-6608 dixon.sd38.bc.ca

McMath Secondary 4251 Garry St 604-718-4050 mcmath.sd38.bc.ca

Wowk Elementary 5380 Woodwards Rd 604-668-6198 wowk.sd38.bc.ca

Homma Elementary 5100 Brunswick Dr 604-668-7844 homma.sd38.bc.ca

Steves Elementary 10111 Fourth Ave 604-668-6660 steves.sd38.bc.ca

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Steveston Community Centre 4111 Moncton St 604-238-8080 richmond.ca/steveston

Financial BMO Bank of Montreal 130-3900 Steveston Hwy 604-288-6547 bmo.com

Edward Jones 120-3671 Chatham St 604-231-7621 edwardjones.com

RBC Royal Bank 3740 Moncton St 604-668-4355 rbc.com

Coast Capital Savings 3960 Chatham St 604-517-7000 coastcapitalsavings.com

Erick Cardona CPA Inc. 212-3580 Moncton St 778-837-2799 cardonacpa.com

Robel Income Tax Service

Denise M. Levine RBC Financial Planner 3740 Moncton Street 604-862-1482 rbcfinancialplanning.com

HollisWealth 130-11971 Third Ave 604-277-1835 holliswealth.com

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Scotiabank 110-12088 Third Ave 604-295-8577 scotiabank.com

Seigneuret & Co. CPA (ad p. 18) 210-3911 Moncton St 604-266-0212 seigneuret.com

Fitness & Sports Avital Belkin Fitness 4026 Cavendish Dr 604-551-8564 avitalbelkin.com

Perfect Hearts Yoga 12151 First Ave 604-285-9642 perfectheartsyoga.com

Focus Pilates 210 - 3651 Moncton St 604-551-6593 focuspilates.ca

Russel Sean Fitness 9-12491 No. 2 Rd 604-341-4288 russelseanfitness.com

Gemini Fitness Inc. 115-3800 Chatham St 604-304-9119

Shift & Lift Fitness 3755 Chatham St 778-891-6695 shiftandlift.ca

Gracie Barra 110-3531 Bayview St Sirota’s Alchymy Martial Arts 604-351-0551 1-3740 Chatham St graciebarrarichmondsteveston.ca 604-244-8842 sirotasalchymy.com Paradigm Shift Martial Arts 110-3760 Moncton St Steveston Martial Arts Centre 778-297-7870 4251 Moncton St jointheparadigmshift.com stevestonjudo.com uchiage-kai.com stevestonkendo.ca

True Conditioning (ad back cover) 200-3960 Chatham St 604-763-6296 trueconditioning.com Wayland Sports (Cartwheels) 145-12417 No. 2 Rd 604-275-0020 waylandsports.com With Our Own Little Hearts Yoga 12151 First Ave 604-285-9642 withourownlittlehearts.com

Health | Medical Acupro Healthcare Centre 120-3631 Chatham St 604-232-1252 Advantage Speech-Language Pathology Ltd. 205-3740 Chatham Street 604-370-2757 advantageslp.com Chatham Speech & Language 113-6033 London Rd 604-271-7523 chathamspeech.com Dr. Cheryl Nagle 201-3811 Chatham St 604-274-6644 Empower Physiotherapy 118-6033 London Rd 604-370-1040 empowerphysio.ca

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Empowering Radiance 110-3571 Chatham St 778-863-4476 empoweringradiance.com

Healthvue Medical Clinic 100-12420 No. 1 Rd 604-285-9888 healthvuemedical.com

Enable Occupational Therapy 350-12211 First Ave 604-284-4462 enableot.ca

Life Labs 104-3811 Chatham Rd 604-271-1712 lifelabs.com

Erin Moran Acupuncture 110-13020 No. 2 Rd 778-788-5785 erinmoran.ca Healing River Acupuncture 105-3571 Chatham St 604-277-5550 healingriveracupuncture.ca

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Living Health 103-6033 London Rd 604-277-0307 livinghealth.ca Momentum Wellness Centre 1-3891 Chatham St 604-370-2223 momentumwellnesscentre.com

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SERVICES Health | Medical ... con't Steveston Medical Group 204-3811 Chatham St 604-277-7166 stevestonmedicalgroup.com

Terra Nova Midwifery 120-12051 Second Ave 604-285-8719 terranovamidwifery.com

Past Tense Massage & Wellness 280-12251 No. 1 Rd 604-272-9995 pasttense.ca

Steveston Medspa 100-6168 London Rd 604-448-9595 ironwoodmedicalclinic.com

Tranquility Therapeutic Massage 120-3800 Chatham St 778-859-7172 tranquilitytherapeuticmassage.ca

Satori Integrative Health Centre

Steveston Optical

Turning Point Wellness 110-3571 Chatham St 604-275-4641 turningpointwellnesscentre.com

(ad p. 21) 12004 No. 1 Rd 604-274-7224 satoriintegrativehealth.com Steveston Chiropractic 140-12000 First Ave 604-275-9776 stevestonchiropractic.com

(ad p. 23) 110-12211 First Ave 604-285-0101 stevestonoptical.ca

Steveston Village Physio 102-3811 Chatham St 604-241-0933 stevestonphysiotherapy.ca

Vision Plus 190-12420 No. 1 Rd 604-274-2020 visionplusbc.com

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Pangaea Clinic 120-12011 Second Ave 604-275-0163 pannaturopathic.com

Pets Doggy Six 130-12471 No. 2 Rd 604-271-2525 doggysixrichmond.ca

Meow & Bark Avenue 105-3900 Moncton St 604-271-3647 meowandbarkavenue.ca

Little Paws Animal Clinic 130-12011 Second Ave 604-241-7387 littlepawsvet.com

Sweet Paws Dog Grooming (ad p. 18) 105-3531 Bayview St 604-285-7425 sweetpaws.ca

Real Estate, Developments, Home Repairs & Hotels The Andrews Architects

(ad p. 12) 203-3740 Chatham St 604-277-7959 andrewsarchitects.ca Austin Harris Residence 5411 Moncton St 604-277-9819

Brothers Cabinetry & Design 12491 No. 2 Rd 604-241-8211 getbcdesign.com

Pacific Design Furniture 105-12417 No. 2 Rd 604-204-0700 pacificdesign.ca

Go Biggar Real Estate 13020 No. 2 Rd 604-341-8368 gobiggarhome.com

Penta Builders Group

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Balandra Development 202-3800 Bayview St 604-274-5774 balandra.ca

(ad p. 21) 4-3740 Chatham St 604-219-7465 goprojects.ca

Bill Rigby Manor 4100 Chatham St 604-275-2762

Oris Consulting Corp. 12235 No. 1 Rd 604-241-4657 orisconsulting.ca

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130-3531 Bayview St 604-244-9594 pentabuilders.ca S.D. Woodman Management 230-12251 No. 1 Rd 604-275-6777 sdwoodman.com

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Steveston Hotel 12111 Third Ave 604-277-9511 stevestonhotel.ca

Steveston Real Estate RE/MAX

The Maple Residences (ad p. 22) 11900 No. 1 Rd 604-277-4519 themapleresidences.com

Opening soon!

Wisteria Place (ad p. 11) 4360 Garry St 604-338-5280 optimaliving.ca

(ad p. 31)

12235 No. 1 Rd 604-274-7326 stevestonrealestate.com

Specialty Services Brechin Maclean Photography 200-3580 Moncton St 604-277-5787 brechinmaclean.ca

Red Ape Media 201-3740 Chatham St 604-398-8854 redapemedia.com

Steveston Winemakers 12115 First Ave 604-275-9463 stevestonwinemakers.com

Doina's All Season Tailoring 210-12511 No. 1 Rd 604-278-2274 doinastailoring.com

RF Studios 130-12211 First Ave 604-273-8033 rfweddings.ca

Tammy Morin-Nakashima 209-3740 Chatham St 604-275-0070 richmondnotary.ca

Nesika Insurance Services 55-12740 Trites Rd 604-448-9196 nesika.ca

Seppo’s Automotive 3611 Moncton St 604-204-0415

Veronica Armstrong Law Corp. 218–3580 Moncton St 604-644-9232 www.valc.ca

Pacific Design Furniture 105-12417 No. 2 Rd 604-204-0700 pacificdesign.ca P. Fleming Law Office 230-3580 Moncton St 604-277-0177

Steveston Marine Services 12200 First Ave 604-274-9825 stevestonmarineservices.ca Steveston Tattoo Company 110-12020 First Ave 604-284-5030 stevestontattooco.com

Westland Insurance 110-3900 Steveston Hwy 604-274-9971 westlandinsurance.ca

BUSINESS DIRECTORY ADVERTISERS - No storefront in Steveston Bryan & Tracy Johnstone nuHaus Riverside Mortgage Group (ad p. 19) 604-274-9000 riversidemortgage.ca

Go 2 Girl

(ad p. 21) 604-396-9462 yourgo2girl.ca

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(ad p. 21) 604-760-4294 nuhaus.ca

Robyn McLean Origin Mortgages

Sandra Steier Photography & Pop Up Portraits (ad p. 18) 778-839-8355 sandrasteier.com popupportraits.ca

Mobile Mortgage Specialist (ad p. 12) 778-997-5852 mortgagesbyrobyn.com

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ATTRACTIONS Brew Bike Tours 604-862-9810 brewbike.ca

Gulf of Georgia Cannery NHS

(ad p. 33) 12138 Fourth Ave 604-664-9009 gulfofgeorgiacannery.org London Heritage Farm 6511 Dyke Rd 604-271-5220 londonheritagefarm.ca

Steveston Interurban Tram 4011 Moncton St 604-238-8081 richmond.ca/stevestontram

Steveston Museum & Post Office

Steveston Seabreeze Adventures 12551 No 1 Rd 604-272-7200 seabreezeadventures.ca Steveston Water Taxi 604-720-0982 stevestonwatertaxi.com

(ad p. 32) 3811 Moncton St 604-271-6868 Post Office 604-718-8439 Museum historicsteveston.ca

Temporarily Closed Tourism Richmond & Steveston Visitor Ctr 3811 Moncton St 604-271-8280 visitrichmondbc.com

Closed for Season Steveston Outdoor Pool 4151 Moncton St 604-238-8030 richmond.ca/aquatics

Vancouver Whale Watch 210-12240 Second Ave 604-274-9565 vancouverwhalewatch.com

COMMUNITY GROUPS, CITY & SERVICES ANAF Legion 284 105-11900 No. 1 Rd 604-277-7350 anaf284.org Fraser Marine Rescue Society rcmsar10.org

John Yap, MLA (ad p. 16) 115–4011 Bayview St 604-241-8452 johnyapmla.bc.ca

Kenny Chiu MP

Steveston Community Centre and Public Library 4111 Moncton St 604-238-8080 richmond.ca/steveston Steveston Community Police 4371 Moncton St Non-emerg: 604-713-2323 richmond.ca/safety/police Closed for the season Steveston Farmers Market 4111 Moncton St sfam.ca

(ad p. 21) 3251 Chatham St 604-257-2900 kennychiu.ca

Steveston Harbour Authority 12740 Trites Rd 604-272-5539 stevestonharbour.com

Steveston Buddhist Temple 4360 Garry St 604-277-2323 steveston-temple.ca

Steveston Historical Society

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(ad p. 32) 3811 Moncton St historicsteveston.ca

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Steveston Hub 200-3551 Moncton St stevestonhub.com

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Britannia Shipyards National Historic Site 5180 Westwater Dr 604-238-8050 richmond.ca/britannia

South Fraser Water Taxi 604-649-5131

Steveston Merchants Association (ad p. 30) exploresteveston.com

Steveston No. 2 Firehall 11011 No. 2 Rd Non-Emerg 604-278-5131 richmond.ca/safety/firerescue

Steveston Rotary Club (ad p. 46) stevestonrotary.org

Steveston United Church 3720 Broadway St 604-277-0508 stevestonunitedchurch.ca S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Adult Day Centre 5411 Moncton St successbc.ca

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STEVESTON ROTARY

EVENT STEVESTON ROTARY Get rid of your paper and support your community

EVENT

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2020 from 10am to 2pm McMath Secondary School, 4251 Garry Street All proceeds go to the BY DONATION (VISA/INTERAC/CASH)*

Rotary Club of Steveston’s Minimum donation $10 per banker's box community commitments:

4251 GARRY STREET • Steveston Rotary MCMATH SECONDARY All proceeds go to the Rotary Club of Steveston's community Food Security Program

commitments: • Richmond Cares, Saturday, October 10 Richmond Gives • Steveston Rotary Food Security Program • Christmas Family Food Hampers 10am 2pm • Richmond Cares, Richmond Gives • DONATION Christmas Family Food Hampers BY • Richmond Senior's Christmas Lunch (VISA/INTERAC/CASH) • donation Write to Projectbox Min. $10Read per banker’s • McMath Interact • ...plus many more

• Richmond Senior’s Christmas Lunch • Write to Read Project • McMath Interact plus many more

Secure shredding provided by:

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THE RICHMOND HOSPITAL/HEALTHCARE AUXILIARY

THRIFT SHOP

Hours of operation may change in an effort to keep everyone safe. For the latest updates, visit our Facebook or Twitter account, website, or give us a call.

We want everyone entering the Thrift Shop (customers and volunteers) to stay safe. New procedures have been introduced: • Enter at the side door. Exit at the front door. • Masks are mandatory. Sanitize hands at entry. • A limited number of customers are allowed in at once. • Follow directional arrows on the floor. • No change room. Find amazing low prices on used clothing for the whole family and all kinds of household goods.

Donations are accepted in outside containers only. After 72 hours items are priced and displayed

ENJOY OUR NEW RENOVATED LOOK AND LET’S ALL STAY SAFE! www.facebook.com/RichmondHospitalThriftShop

Watch for SPECIAL SALES on Facebook

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