City marks Diwali through celebration at Roundhouse

The City of Vancouver, as a partner in the Vancouver Celebrates Diwali Steering Committee, will help mark the annual South Asian festival of lights with a free public celebration on:

Saturday, November 10, 2007
12 pm to 4 pm
Roundhouse Community Centre
181 Roundhouse Mews (Pacific at Davie)

Mayor Sam Sullivan will issue a Diwali proclamation at 12:30 pm, and the afternoon will be a showcase of entertainment and activities.

Community Events for June 2007

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Second annual “A Night for All Souls” at Mountain View Cemetery

In many cultures around the world, the days at the end of October and beginning of November are considered an important time for honouring the dead in our lives, through ceremony and celebration, and the practical maintenance of family gravesites.

Mountain View Cemetery once again invites the public to remember their dead at the second annual “A Night for All Souls”:

Saturday, October 28, 2006 1 pm – 10 pm
Mountain View Cemetery, north end, Fraser and 33rd

Vancouver Celebrates Diwali

Get ready to Celebrate Diwali 2006, and to mark a beginning to Vancouver's "Season of Light." City Hall Celebration: October 6 at 11:00am-12:00pm, Vancouver City Hall, 3rd Floor Diwali Celebration…