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 KVS May 28th

    Photos from the Keep Vancouver Spectacular event, May 28th. www.flickr.com

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  • Neighbourhood Emergency Prep class a success

    28 people attended the neighbourhood preparedness class on May the 10th. Michael Smith took the class through the details of staying safe during an earthquake, and what to do after one strikes. If you missed the class, please contact the City of Vancouver at the website http://vancouver.ca/corpsvcs/emerg/NEPP/index.cfm to register for the free workshops. Lionel

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  • Ruth Morton Annual Neighbourhood Thrift Sale

    Saturday, June 4th 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Rain or Shine Ruth Morton Memorial Baptist Church 27th & Prince Albert Street Time to clean out those basements, garages, and closets. Let us set up the yard sale you’ve been meaning to have. You just have to sell your treasures and let us do the rest!… Read more »

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  • Free Compost + Mt. Pleasant Plant Sale

    FROM Thursday March 24, 2005 – until its gone there will be free compost for all Green Street Gardeners at: Mt Pleasant Community Centre (3161 Ontario) in parking lot off 15th Ave Britannia Community Centre (1661 Napier) in parking lot off lane S. of Venables @ Cotton Drive Douglas Park Community Centre (801 W 22nd)… Read more »

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  • Your Invitation to Skate with Ruth Morton

    Ruth Morton Church is hosting a Family Ice Skate on "Palm Sunday" March 20, 2005 and is inviting the Mountain View Community to participate in the fun. This event includes a free lunch at the church 12:30 to 1:00 pm (Corner of 27th Avenue and Prince Albert). Then it’s off to Sunset Ice Rink at… Read more »

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  • Mountain View “Mini Clean-up” March 12th

    COME & MEET YOUR NEIGHBOURS & HELP DO A SPRING CLEANING OF MOUNTAIN VIEW SATURDAY, MARCH 12th – 9am – Noon, meet at 27th/Prince Albert, rain or shine. SPRING CLEANING: HELP YOUR AREA ‘BLOOM’ MOUNTAIN VIEW NEIGHBOURHOOD MINI – CLEANUP SATURDAY, MARCH 12th, 9 – NOON MEET AT 27TH & PRINCE ALBERT 8:45am: COFFEE AT… Read more »

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