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1. Swiss-Cana­dian Cham­ber of Com­merce AGM 2013 May 3rd, 2013 from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm This is for mem­bers only, but there is still time to be­come one be­fore then!

1. Hy­dro­gen Fuel Cells 2013 - June 16th, 2013 - All day at the Van­cou­ver Con­ven­tion Cen­tre

2. Globe 2014 - globe-2014/ March 26th to 28th, 2014 - At the Van­cou­ver Con­ven­tion Cen­tre Have you ever seen the Goethe In­sti­tute Web­site for San Fran­cisco? If not, check it out here:

They claim to teach Ger­man through “mu­sic and soc­cer.” Just love this idea.

An­other cool thing they or­ga­nize is an an­nual video con­test. Each year, the topic changes, but the Grand Prize re­mains the same: a 3-week lan­guage class at a Goethe-In­sti­tute in Ger­many with air­fare in­cluded!

Frau Kemm­ling School­haus Brewhaus in Ore­gon, of­fers a Maifest to cel­e­brate the first Sun­day of May. This cel­e­bra­tion is of re­newed life and the prom­ise of spring and takes place in Jack­sonville, Ore­gon.

Camp Aben­teuer, which takes place at the Menucha Re­treat and Con­fer­ence Cen­ter, will take place Sun­day, July 21st, through Fri­day, July 26th, 2013. The theme is Grimm’s Fairy Tales and in­for­ma­tion can be found here: http://www.ger­man­sum­mer­ This is for Grades 2 to 12, and it is run by the Sophia Scholl Schule un­der the um­brella of Zeit­geist North­West.

Lo­cal Van­cou­ver Runs Com­ing Up!

Each yes, Spring Break signals its time to start run­ning again for many Van­cou­verites. Think about:

a. Sun­day, April 21st, 2013 Van­cou­ver Sun Run - Down­town Start b. Sun­day, May 5th, 2013 BMO Van­cou­ver Marathon - Queen El­iz­a­beth Park c. Fri­day, June 14th, 2013 Long­est Day Road Race - UBC Start

Check out your lo­cal Run­ning Room for clin­ics & info!

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