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December 2019

Hycroft Gallery Opening – December 2019

December 3, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Hycroft, 1489 McRae Avenue
Vancouver, BC V6H 1V1 Canada

Members are cordially invited to the opening reception for the artist Terresa Tetar. “Waterfalls, Trees, and Flowers.” Terresa is a local artist who paints realistic and impressionistic landscapes. She has been involved in the arts throughout her life, teaching Creative Drama, writing children’s stories and painting. For the last five years, Terresa has focused on painting landscapes en plein air and her beautiful scenic acreage in Langley BC.

Everyone is welcome to attend this free event.
Light refreshments will be served.

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January 2020

DAY TRIP – Seattle Art Museum – CANCELLED

January 23 @ 7:30 am - 8:45 pm
Hycroft, 1489 McRae Avenue
Vancouver, BC V6H 1V1 Canada

The Program Committee is thrilled to invite all members and guests to a Day Trip to Seattle Art Museum. 

The Seattle Art Museum is proud to present a new Exhibition Flesh and Blood: Italian Masterpieces from Capodimonte Museum. Take this rare opportunity to experience the fierce beauty of art from the 16th and 17th centuries. Renowned Renaissance artists such as Titian and Raphael join Baroque masters Artemisia Gentileschi, Jusepe de Ribera, Guido Reni and Bernardo Cavallino.

PLEASE REGISTER WITH THE OFFICE BY THURSDAY, January 16th

***PASSPORT OR VISA AND SIGNED WAIVER REQUIRED****
Bus pick up and drop off at Hycroft
• Admission Flesh and Blood: Italian Masterpieces
• Escorted entry
• Guided tour (optional)
• 3.5 hours of free time at the Seattle Art Museum
• Dinner Outback Steakhouse

SCHEDULE
9:00am - US Border;
9:45 am - Haggen Market Street Cafe Ferndale (washroom/coffee);
10:15am - Depart
12:15 pm - Seattle Art Museum (SAM) - Lunch (on your own) - Taste Restaurant or SAM casual fare
2:15 pm - Guided tour;
3:45pm - Depart
5:30pm - Dinner Outback Steakhouse (included);
6:45pm - Depart
7:30 pm - CND Border

COST $149 per person.
Activity Level Easy.

This trip is only for UWCV members and their guests!

PLEASE REGISTER WITH THE OFFICE BY THURSDAY, January 16th

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Lunch and learn

January 27 @ 10:30 am - 1:00 pm
Hycroft, 1489 McRae Avenue
Vancouver, BC V6H 1V1 Canada

This Lunch and Learn Program will feature acclaimed Travel writer, RICK ANTONSON, who will discuss his recent book, “WALKING WITH GHOSTS IN PAPUA NEW GUINEA.” In this book, Rick tackles his most challenging adventure yet: a formidable trail through the remote jungles of Papua New Guinea. The book brings to life a journey of mental endurance, blending fascinating historical context with the trials and tribulations of discoveries in faraway lands. Not to be missed. Everyone welcome.

Members and guests are most welcome.

Speaker conference at 10:30 am at the Drawing Room.
Lunch at 12:15 pm.

TICKETS
$20 + tax (includes lunch).

Please register with the office by Friday, January 17th.
This event is only for UWCV members and their guests. 

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Monday Night Dinner – January

January 27 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Hycroft, 1489 McRae Avenue
Vancouver, BC V6H 1V1 Canada

Enjoy a delicious plated 3-course dinner with fellow members, friends, and family!

Menu:
Starter: French Onion Soup. 
Dinner: Beef Bourginon
Dessert: Apple crisp, vanilla ice-cream.

TICKETS
UWCV Members $35+tax
Non-Members $40+tax

SCHEDULE
5:30 pm Social hour. 
5:50 - 7:20 pm Discussion. 
7:30 pm Dinner

Register with the office no later than Thursday, January 23rd!
This event is only for UWCV members and their guests. 

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VCP Vancouver Guitar Duo

January 28 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Hycroft, 1489 McRae Avenue
Vancouver, BC V6H 1V1 Canada

The Vancouver Chamber Players are excited to kick off 2020 with the arrival of the Vancouver Guitar Duo! Featuring an eclectic mix of fantastic original duo guitar arrangements, including Renaissance and Baroque lute works, Brazilian Sambas and Bossa Novas, and fiery Spanish dances, this is a concert that will set your heart soaring. Make sure to purchase your tickets well in advance!

Individual Concerts may be ordered in advance for members by calling (604) 731-4661 - or purchased at the door
Support of this series makes it possible for the Vancouver Chamber Players to obtain grants that pay for free concerts at care homes and senior residences.

Doors open at 10 am, coffee and cookies served.

TICKETS
Members $25
Non-members $30
Tickets for this event are being sold through Eventbrite.

Proceeds in support of the Hycroft Heritage Preservation Foundation.

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February 2020

Health Series: Pain Control

February 13 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Hycroft, 1489 McRae Avenue
Vancouver, BC V6H 1V1 Canada

The Program Committee is pleased to offer a winter health series. Join us in welcoming back three of the health professionals as they speak on three essential health topics!

Susan Johnston is a Registered Nurse with 30 years of experience in Eldercare, Rural Nursing and Cancer Care. Before her current position, she was the Nurse Educator, the Leukemia/Bone Marrow Transplant Program of BC. She has been in the position of Nurse Educator for the OASIS program, a regional program in VCH for the last 5 years.

SCHEDULE
Light dinner at 5:30-6:15 pm
Speaker at 6:30-8:00 pm

TICKETS
UWCV Members $20+tax
Guests $25+tax

Dinner Menu: Roast chicken breast, fondant potato, green beans wrapped in bacon, Provençale sauce, coffee/tea.

Please register through the office by Friday, February 7th.
This event is only for members and their guests. 

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Koffee Klatches

February 14 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on February 24, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on January 21, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on January 27, 2020 at 10:00 am

Hycroft, 1489 McRae Avenue
Vancouver, BC V6H 1V1 Canada

Start your day with a good cup, tasty refreshments, and great conversation!
Inspired by the German word Klatch, which describes casual social gatherings for refreshments and informal conversation, this weekly drop-in will be held in the Oak Room and is free for all members to attend.

Sponsored by the Membership Committee.
This event is only for UWCV members. 

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A Gift from the Heart

February 14 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Hycroft, 1489 McRae Avenue
Vancouver, BC V6H 1V1 Canada
Free

Please join us to talk about the Trust Fund for Education "and the needs of students" on Friday, February 14th, from 10 am until noon, in the Drawing Room. This is an informational get together where all your TFE questions may be answered. Coffee, tea, and cookies will be served to celebrate Valentine's Day. 

This is an event for members-only!

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HHPF Valentine’s Candlelight Dinner & Concert

February 14 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Hycroft, 1489 McRae Avenue
Vancouver, BC V6H 1V1 Canada

Please join us for the third annual Valentine's Candlelight Dinner and Concert, presented by the Vancouver Chamber Players Society and the Hycroft Heritage Preservation Foundation.

International Award-Winning Performers Sunny Qu (pianist) & Carole Bertho (vocalist) will headline a memorable evening with a variety of classical and popular entertainment in the elegant Drawing Room at Hycroft. Sunny Qu is an outstanding pianist, performing as a soloist with distinguished symphonies across three continents, and winning numerous prestigious awards. Carole Bertho has been recognized for her beautiful intense singing since she was a student at the Paris Music Conservatory and the Musee National Conservatory in Montpellier, France.

Champagne Reception starts at 5:30 pm.
Concert at 6:30 pm.
3-Course Dinner at 7:30 pm.

UWCV Members $90
Non-members $100

MENU
Canapés:
Tuna tartare, apple, chilli, kale rice cracker,
Chickpea fries, smoked paprika, homemade ketchup

To start:
Salmon confit terrine, lobster vinaigrette, preserved lemon gel, herbs

Main:
Chicken Ballantine, wild mushrooms, spinach, polenta, Cipollini onion, truffle jus

Desert:
Dark chocolate & coconut panna cotta, cara-cara orange

Tickets on sale at EVENTBRITE

Proceeds in support of The Heritage Preservation Foundation. Attendees will receive a tax receipt for the event minus the expenses.

Please register by February 7th, 2020.

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February Birthday Tea

February 16 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Hycroft, 1489 McRae Avenue
Vancouver, BC V6H 1V1 Canada

The Membership Committee cordially invites you to gather in the Oak Room to celebrate the amazing women in our community who were born in February, tea and refreshments will be served so RSVP with the office by Friday, February 14th if you'd like to attend.

There is no charge.
All members are welcome to join in the fun.

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