Next Meeting: 20th June 2019

The next monthly meeting of the Grandview Heritage Group is this coming Thursday, 20th June, at 7:00pm.  As usual, we will meet in the Britannia Board Room on Napier. The proposed agenda for the meeting includes: Introductions An early land transaction and its place in Commercial Drive history Historical property values Summer meetings Car-free day:Continue reading “Next Meeting: 20th June 2019”

Next GHG Meeting: 18th October

The next Grandview Heritage Group meeting is this Thursday, 18th October, at 7:00pm in the Britannia Boardroom on Napier Street. This month’s agenda will include: A circa 1908 postcard view of Commercial Drive; The influence of the Storybook style in Grandview; Around the neighbourhood, a review. As usual, our agenda is open to any other notesContinue reading “Next GHG Meeting: 18th October”

Next GHG Meeting: 20th September

After our usual summer break, the Grandview Heritage Group will commence its next series of monthly meetings this coming Thursday, 20th September, at 7:00pm in the Britannia Boardroom on Napier. We are still finalising the agenda but it will include: a presentation by Patrick Gunn of the Heritage Vancouver Society on their magnificent Building PermitsContinue reading “Next GHG Meeting: 20th September”

Next Meeting: Thursday 21st June

My apologies for the lateness of this posting. The next meeting of the Grandview Heritage Group will take place at 7:00pm on Thursday 21st June at the Britannia Info Boardroom, Napier Street.  This month’s agenda is scheduled to include: A short movie presented by Michael Kluckner; An update on Hawi’ian house histories; Eric on oldContinue reading “Next Meeting: Thursday 21st June”

Next Meeting: 17th May 2018

Time flies, and it is already time for our next meeting. As usual it will be at the Britannia Boardroom at 7:00pm on Thursday 17th May.  The agenda this month will include: issues concerning the physical moving of heritage houses; more on the 1908 panorama image of Grandview; developments at the Hollywood Theatre (as aContinue reading “Next Meeting: 17th May 2018”

Next Meeting: 19th April

Another month, another meeting!  The Grandview Heritage Group’s next meeting is this coming Thursday, 19th April, at 7:00pm in the Britannia Boardroom on the Napier Greenway. We will have our usual wide-ranging and open agenda which this week will include: Beaver Kit homes; A 1909 Panorama image; More on 1829 Parker Street; A look atContinue reading “Next Meeting: 19th April”

Next Meeting: 15th March

The next meeting of the Grandview Heritage Group is this coming Thursday, 15th March, at 7:00pm.  We meet in the Britannia Boardroom on Napier Street. This month’s agenda will include, in no particular order: the restoration of a heritage fireplace in Grandview’s oldest house; heritage brick, including those used for street paving; a visit fromContinue reading “Next Meeting: 15th March”

Next Meeting: 15th February

The next meeting of the Grandview Heritage Group is on Thursday 15th February at 7:00pm.  As usual, we meet in the Britannia Boardroom on Napier. This month’s agenda will include: a presentation by Michael Kluckner on player pianos and rec rooms; a discussion regarding the Shelley’s sign; a presentation on a special tool useful forContinue reading “Next Meeting: 15th February”

Next Meeting: January 18, 2018

We won’t be having a December meeting — too close to Christmas and holiday season — so our next meeting will be Thursday, January 18th. As usual, we will meet in the Britannia Boardroom at 7:00 p.m. We’ll post another reminder a few days before we meet. Our agenda is always flexible and our discussions are alwaysContinue reading “Next Meeting: January 18, 2018”

Next GHG Meeting: Thursday 16th November

The next meeting of the Grandview Heritage Group is scheduled for 7:00pm on Thursday 16th November.  We will met in the Britannia Board Room on Napier. As usual, we have an open agenda, so please feel free to bring along any ideas and questions you may have about Grandview’s history and heritage. We look forwardContinue reading “Next GHG Meeting: Thursday 16th November”