This Saturday! Annual Mountain View Community BBQ @ Grays Park

THIS SATURDAY! Our annual Mountain View community BBQ is happening again — this time in Grays Park. This is the park between St. Catherines and Windsor streets, north of East 33rd Avenue. There is a playground and the McBride Annex school property abuts the park. We will have a picnic area and we welcome all… Read more »

Aug 19th: Annual Mountain View Neighbourhood BBQ in Grays Park

SAVE the DATE! Yes, it’s true. Our annual Mountain View community BBQ is happening again — this time in Grays Park. This is the park between St. Catherines and Windsor streets, north of East 33rd Avenue. There is a playground and the McBride Annex school property abuts the park. We will have a picnic area… Read more »

McBride Annex Spring Fair: Saturday, June 3rd from 11am – 3pm

After so many years it remains one of the best community events in the Mountain View neighbourhood. Come join the fun with families and others from the community and support McBride Annex Elementary. The annual McBride Annex School Spring Fair is happening at the beginning of June this year.  It is an exciting event with… Read more »

Welcome to The Eastwood: Fraser Street’s newest (and only) liquor primary establishment

What a delight to see some of the changes happening over the years on Fraser Street. Now, right in the heart of our neighbourhood, comes a new business on 4200-block Fraser Street that has been taking shape for many months. We have watched the young gents through the cracks in the paper that once covered… Read more »

Local church services for Christmas

Our friends down at Mountainview Christian Fellowship asked us to share one of their program items for the Christmas season. On December 20th at the church (located at the corner of East 27th Avenue and Prince Albert Street), 7pm – 8:30pm a concert titled “A Child is Born” is taking place. It is a children… Read more »

Prado Holiday Pop-Up Market – Dec. 16th! #PradoHolidayPopUp

Come to Prado Cafe (4208 Fraser Street) on Wednesday, December 16th 5-9pm for their first ever vendor showcase – a Holiday Pop-Up Market. All the best local holiday gifts will be there. Grab some beautiful art pieces to bring warmth to your home, and cover everyone on your Christmas wish list! Santa Claus will be… Read more »

City seeks leaf clearing volunteers – can you help your neighbourhood?

A message from Brian Beck, City of Vancouver Waste Management: Hello, City of Vancouver community volunteers. We are reaching out to you today because you are a trusted member of your community who cares about Keeping Vancouver Spectacular. Stormy, wet weather is common throughout this season and with many leaves on the ground, storm drains… Read more »

Our Mountain View bulletin board installed! Come see it today

Community work is not the most glamorous of pursuits, but it can be a powerful way to bring neighbours together. Our community bulletin boards were originally built 14 years ago. They have been moved to suit changes in the our neighbourhood. The bulletin board at Grays Park has been there until early in 2015 when… Read more »

Free coffee Saturday! A community bulletin board gets a new home

Come to the new Prado Cafe Fraser (SE corner, East 26th & Fraser) 11am – 1pm on Saturday, November 21st, mention you are from the Mountain View neighbourhood and you’ll get a voucher for a free coffee (or latte) & something to nibble. It will be while supplies last. ACROSS THE STREET (26th & Fraser,… Read more »

Grand Opening! New South Vancouver Community Policing Centre

The South Vancouver Community Policing Centre (SVCPC) has been integral to positive changes in the Mountain View neighbourhood. Six years ago regular community patrols organized by local volunteers, and coordinated through SVCPC helped to address public safety concerns, and find the occasional stolen vehicle as well. SVCPC have opened a new office on Victoria Drive,… Read more »

  • Mountain View Annual meeting, Jan. 28th 10am

    Hello, neighbours. The Mountain View neighbourhood is a great place to live because of you. Our streets would not be as safe, clean and green without the spirit of volunteers and the energy and ideas from our community. We’re having our annual community meeting to discuss the issues that concern you, and to find new… Read more »

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  • Ruth Morton Invitation

    Ruth Morton Church presents the annual Rockidz Hallelujah Party and B.B.Q When: Sunday, October 30th Party starts at 9:45 in the Church Annex Lunch will be at 12:30 pm Where: Corner of Prince Albert & 27th Avenue East Lots of Fun & Games & Activities Admission Cost: Free! Just wear a friendly smile If you… Read more »

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    Posted on October 20, 2005 by
  • 5th Annual Block Party BBQ in the Country Lane

    Please join us this Sunday, August 21st from 3-8pm for the Mountain View Neighbourhood’s 5th Annual BBQ and Block Party in the Country Lane (700 block between 27th & 28th Avenue. Bring a salad or dessert if you can, or a plate or drink cup. Burgers (meat and veggie) will be served, along with hot… Read more »

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    Posted on August 15, 2005 by
  • Summer Block Parties!!

    1) Harriet Street residents invite you to their Block Party: When: Saturday August 20th – 5pm – 11h30 pm Where: 4400 block on Harriet Street. Event: Starting around 5 pm with a BBQ Continuing around 9.15pm with a Movie Viewing in the street. This event will be postponed in case of rain. 2) The Mountain… Read more »

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    Posted on August 11, 2005 by
  • June 25th MVNA meeting minutes

    Location: Colchi’s, 27th & Fraser, 10AMRegrets: Moya, Sandi and TomPresent: Janet, Bryan, Mike, Lilli, Sharole, Satminder, Elizabeth, Gwyneth, Stan, Alain & Jackie The meeting was brought to order at 10:15 and chaired by Mike. i. Business arising from the April 16th minutes: Tom has taken one of the small grant benches for 28th Avenue. There… Read more »

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    Posted on June 27, 2005 by
  • Neighbourhood Association Meets Saturday, 10am

    The Vancouver Mountain View Neighbourhood Association is meeting this Saturday, June 25th, 10am @ Colchi’s European Bakery (27th & Fraser). New participants from the ‘hood welcome to attend the meeting. We’ll be planning this summer’s community BBQ (typically 3rd weekend in August in the Country Lane), among other items of interest to our neighbourhood. Minutes… Read more »

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    Posted on June 20, 2005 by