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Victoria Day at Victoria Park – Child Poverty Then and Now – Vancouver, May 22


Monday, May 22, 2017

1–4 pm

Victoria Park

Kitchener and Victoria Drive, Vancouver

Find more info and a write-up of the event in the Georgia Straight.

Bring the entire family to the inaugural Victoria Day at Victoria Park!

With the theme Child Poverty Then and Now, the day creates awareness for First Call: BC Child and Youth Advocacy Coalition.

Guest speakers include Seth Klein of the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, MLA Shane Simpson and Adrienne Montani of First Call.

There’ll be music by Carnival Band and Maya Rae, First Nations performers, croquet, horseshoes, hoops, jump rope, stilts and other Victorian-era games, food trucks and children’s entertainers.