Educational Activities - Conversation Club, Seniors Centre Volunteering, Local Business Tour, Art Gallery, Animal Shelter, Fire Hall, Vancouver Trade and Convention Centre, Port of Vancouver, Post Office, City Hall, Local Farm
  • Educational Activities

  • Seniors Centre Volunteering

    Seniors Centre Volunteering

    What a great way to practice English and meet local people. Seniors always have a great story to tell and they love meeting new students to Vancouver...
    Seniors Centre Volunteering
  • Local Business Tour

    Local Business Tour

    Vancouver is full of new businesses, small businesses, and entrepreneurs. Ideas that start here like Lululemon, and Greenpeace become worldwide organizations...
    Local Business Tour
  • Art Gallery

    Art Gallery

    Located in the heart of downtown Vancouver, this building is a Vancouver landmark. What once was the original law courts is now the gathering place for political and cultural activists...
    Art Gallery
  • Animal Shelter

    Animal Shelter

    SPCA and Vancouver Animal Control have a tough job finding homes for abandoned animals...
    Animal Shelter
  • Fire Hall

    Fire Hall

    Meet the fire men and woman who risk their lives to take people and animals out of burning situations. Learn about fire prevention...
    Fire Hall
  • Vancouver Trade and Convention Centre

    Vancouver Trade and Convention Centre

    Both Canada Place and the new Vancouver Convention Centre are Vancouver landmarks. Learn about the architecture and how to make one of the largest environmentally friendly buildings in the world...
    Vancouver Trade and Convention Centre
  • Port of Vancouver

    Port of Vancouver

    The Port of Vancouver one of the largest in the world. From raw materials like coal, or steel, to cruise ships, this port is heavy traffic...
    Port of Vancouver
  • Conversation Club

    Conversation Club

    This 1 hour class let's you discuss your world view on politics, environmental issues, ethics, or even business in English...
    Conversation Club
  • Post Office

    Post Office

    Retired mail worker, Ken Mulgrave, guides you through his 30 years experience working for Canada Post. Mail comes in and out from everywhere, even North Korea...
    Post Office
  • City Hall

    City Hall

    Vancouver is a young city and like every city, it needs direction. Vancouver City Hall does everything from urban planning to business licenses...
    City Hall
  • Local Farm

    Local Farm

    Maplewood Farm in North Vancouver is a great place to learn new vocabulary. From cows to chickens you'll see it all...
    Local Farm
  • Chocolate Factory

    Chocolate Factory

    Charlie's Chocolate Factory has one of the largest mold collections in the world. With over 50 years of experience, Charlie has a tour you don't want to miss. Get free chocolate and learn how it's made...
    Chocolate Factory
  • 2010 Olympic Venues

    2010 Olympic Venues

    Vancouver used hundreds of venues to host the 2010 Winter Olympics. Learn about the sport history here and how new technology was used in construction...
    2010 Olympic Venues
  • Brewery Tour and Tasting

    Brewery Tour and Tasting

    Granville Island Brewing Company has a microbrewery just minutes for Downtown Vancouver. This location creates new flavors like pupkin, or raspberry beer. Learn how to make beer and drink it...
    Brewery Tour and Tasting
  • Wine Tasting

    Wine Tasting

    British Columbia has hundreds of different wineries. Learn about the basics of how to choose a good wine...
    Wine Tasting
  • Architectural Institute of BC

    Architectural Institute of BC

    Over the past 130 years, Vancouver's skyline has been revered as the city of glass. Learn about construction laws and the different architects that shaped our downtown core...
    Architectural Institute of BC
  • TV Station

    TV Station

    CTV and CBC are two prominent TV stations in Vancouver that provide local and national news coverage. Get inside and learn what goes into broadcast journalism...
    TV Station
  • Developmental Disabilities Association

    Developmental Disabilities Association

    The Developmental Disabilities Association (DDA) provides over 50 community-based programs and services for over 1,600 children, youths, and adults.
    Developmental Disabilities Association