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Art donated to city fundraiser

Two paintings are up for grabs with proceeds going to local animal group

Looking for good fall reads? Burnaby librarians can help

Bookworms of the world, unite. The librarians at the McGill branch of Burnaby Public Library are offering up a Fall Into Books session on Thursday, Sept. 22.
Dances For a Small Stage comes to Burnaby

Dances For a Small Stage comes to Burnaby

There is creativity inherent in the art of dance, regardless of when and where it happens. But confine that dance to a small space - a 10- by 13-foot space, to be exact - and you will stretch your creativity in entirely new directions.

Burnaby talent part of Word on the Street

Burnaby writers will be in the spotlight when an expanded Word on the Street festival hits downtown Vancouver this weekend. The festival is taking place over three days this year, Sept. 23 to 25.

Spoken Ink reading set

Lovers of the written word will have a chance to hear from some of the top writers in the recent Burnaby Writers' Society annual contest. The society's next Spoken Ink night, set for Tuesday, Sept.

History, singing priests and more in city's arts scene

Neighbourhood stories and photographs from Vancouver's historic Powell Street are the focus of a new book. Monogatari: Tales of Powell Street is now available at the National Nikkei Museum and Heritage Centre in Burnaby.
The tastes of Japan

The tastes of Japan

I'd heard many good things about G-Be Izakaya, which opened earlier this year at the Grand Villa Casino, but I didn't understand the name. Everything came together once I opened the menu and read about this old Japanese legend.

Burnaby museum offers tales of historic Powell Street

Neighbourhood stories and photographs from Vancouver's historic Powell Street are the focus of a new book. Monogatari: Tales of Powell Street is now available at the National Nikkei Museum and Heritage Centre in Burnaby.
Light in the Piazza has Burnaby ties

Light in the Piazza has Burnaby ties

A young woman sightseeing in Florence loses her hat in a gust of wind. It lands at the feet of a handsome young Italian - and what begins is a love story that has captivated Broadway critics and audiences since it first opened on Broadway in 2005.

New Burnaby Chamber Choir seeks singers

Love to sing? Looking to belong to a high-quality choral ensemble? Singers of all voice types are being invited to audition for the newly formed Burnaby Chamber Choir, an SATB ensemble that will be devoted to "performing the finest gems of the sacred