Women's cancer support Nov. 15 at 7 p.m., a women's cancer support group meets at the Central Heights Church, Abbotsford, and every third Thursday of the month. For more information call Edith at 604-2890630.
Fans of author Chuck Davis, who passed away November 2010, will be interested in this event.
I'm a huge fan of book exchanges so was happy to hear about a new project funded through the city's Neighbourhood Small Grants program and Vancouver Foundation.
Join three historians for a walking tour of Vancouver's gravesites to discover what a Titanic survivor, a murdered nurse and an adventurous Gastown school teacher have in common. Herstory Café presents Crinolines, Crimes and Courage, a two-hour tour of pioneering women now buried at Mountain View Cemetery from 1 to 3 p.m. June 26. Tickets are $10 with proceeds benefiting the Friends of the Vancouver City Archives. Lorraine Irving, the president of the B.C. Genealogical Society, is joined by Diane Rogers of the Women's History Network of B.C. and the founder of the Herstory Café, Jolene Cumming. For more information, visit herstorycafe.ca.