Last Great Canadian Penny Drive: Mulgrave school will be collecting pennies until Feb. 7 to support Half the Sky Movement which seeks to put an end to the oppression of women and girls worldwide. Donations can be made at Delany's and Caffé Artigiano in Park Royal as well as Parkgate Farm Market.
Spring Clean and Clear Out: Ignite some inspiration for a traditional spring clean Wednesday, Feb. 6, 5: 45-7 p.m. at the Cafe for Contemporary Art, 138-140 East Esplanade St., North Vancouver. There will be a discussion about why it's useful and healthful along with tips and secrets for success. Info: meetup. com/simplifylife.