Calling All πŸ‘©πŸ»β€πŸŽ¨ Kid Artists πŸŽ¨!

The Burnaby Hospital Foundation needs your artwork for their upcoming holiday cards. This is your chance to let your kiddos πŸ‘©πŸ»β€πŸŽ¨ artistic 🎨 vision shine! We are all excited about the new things this school year brings, learning how to distance, caring for others, approaching the unexpected. There are many big concepts that deserve explorationContinue reading “Calling All πŸ‘©πŸ»β€πŸŽ¨ Kid Artists πŸŽ¨!”

What’s Open? – Burnaby Live Interactive Map

The City of Burnaby live and interactive facilities map is available here! This map is tied into Burnaby’s GIS system. City facilities are categorized and easily accessible. At the click of one button you can see up to the minute status of all community centres, outdoor parks, libraries, art & cultural and civic buildings.

Upcoming openings in Burnaby

Wondering what’s happening with community centres 🏟, splash pads ⛲️, swimming pools πŸŠπŸ»β€β™€οΈ and more? It’s summer β›± in the city – and City of Burnaby’s gradual reopening plan is here, see below!! Below is the general timeline for upcoming openings in Burnaby. Specific details on what activities will be offered at each facility asContinue reading “Upcoming openings in Burnaby”

Paper Bag Pickup available at Burnaby Public Library

Burnaby Public Library is now offering a safe and contact-free pickup service for books, movies, music and much more. β€œWe know that access to library materials is so important to the well-being of our community,” said Chief Librarian Beth Davies. β€œThrough Paper Bag Pickup, we are pleased to provide a service that enables library usersContinue reading “Paper Bag Pickup available at Burnaby Public Library”

Property Tax Increase is Reduced, and Residents Given More Time to Pay for 2020

Burnaby City Council has revised the property tax increase for 2020, reducing the rate from a proposed 3.5% to 1.75% to provide a measure of relief for residents and businesses.  Property owners will also have the option to pay their taxes later in the year. While the payment deadline remains July 3, 2020, property ownersContinue reading “Property Tax Increase is Reduced, and Residents Given More Time to Pay for 2020”

πŸš£πŸ»β€β™€οΈ Victoria Day 2020 πŸš£πŸ»β€β™€οΈ – What’s Open for the Long Weekend in Burnaby?

Starting on May 13, City of Burnaby will begin to re-open a number of City-owned outdoor facilities in a limited capacity. The following facilities will be progressively re-opened: Boat launches (docks) at Deer Lake, Burnaby Fraser Foreshore and Barnet Marine Park. Physical distancing must be observed, on and off the water   Public washrooms Sports fieldsContinue reading “πŸš£πŸ»β€β™€οΈ Victoria Day 2020 πŸš£πŸ»β€β™€οΈ – What’s Open for the Long Weekend in Burnaby?”

Doc πŸ‘©πŸ»β€βš•οΈ Talks For Families With Young Children πŸ‘ΆπŸ» – A Q&A Webinar with Burnaby’s Dr. Charlene Lui, Wednesday May 13th 10:00-11:00am – Register Below!

Here’s a wonderful opportunity to hear directly from a Burnaby family physician in this upcoming question and answer webinar with Dr. Charlene Lui. Register Here! Topics to be covered include.How to connect with a doctor in your communityIs it safe to go to the hospital?Is it safe for me and my kids to go outside?YourContinue reading “Doc πŸ‘©πŸ»β€βš•οΈ Talks For Families With Young Children πŸ‘ΆπŸ» – A Q&A Webinar with Burnaby’s Dr. Charlene Lui, Wednesday May 13th 10:00-11:00am – Register Below!”

⛳️ GOLFERS ALERT ⛳️ : Riverway Golf Course, Burnaby Mountain Golf Course, Kensington & Central Park Pitck & Putts WILL RE-OPEN ON FRIDAY, MAY 1ST!!!

BOOK YOUR TEE TIME ASAPVERY LIMITED AVAILABILITY Please share for your neighbours who are probably going bonkers stuck at home for the past month+. Golf has been endorsed as a safe outdoor recreation activity as long as physical distancing and new comprehensive safety measures (endorsed by the BC Ministry of Health) are achieved. IMPORTANT NOTESContinue reading “⛳️ GOLFERS ALERT ⛳️ : Riverway Golf Course, Burnaby Mountain Golf Course, Kensington & Central Park Pitck & Putts WILL RE-OPEN ON FRIDAY, MAY 1ST!!!”