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Volkswagen Dealership in Abbotsford

Automall in Abbotsford

Abbotsford Volkswagen is located in Abbotsford and serves as your British Columbia Volkswagen Dealer. Abbotsford Volkswagen is focused on ensuring all customers receive a premium Volkswagen experience. If you are shopping for a New Volkswagen in our showroom you will find the Volkswagen Sales staff is courteous and professional. At …

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Designer Buenen

February 19, 2021 Making a House a Home in partnership with EQ3, Buenen Design, and SOS Children’s Villages Canada I want to share a project with our supporters that brought hope and light into our Village in late 2020. After trying to manage the pandemic, we had a transition at …

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Alpen Love Vancouver

Valentines at the Vancouver Alpen Club

A message from your local Vancouver Alpen Club: Valentine’s Day Specials Just a few more days until it’s Valentine’s Day…and we have some very special offers for you this year: Let’s start with our Pick Up treat, available February 12-14: Valentine’s Pick Up – $79.95 plus tax Our delicious Feast …

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Influential Germans in Western Canada?

Elke's Book

Last summer, I finished my first book “75 German-Speaking Influential People in Western Canada, which is available on Amazon. This year, January 2021, I am now working on Book #2 and am collecting a list of German-Speaking – Austrian, German & Swiss – influential people in Western who should be …

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Canadian & German Musician Win Prize!

Gunnar and Lorraine

A short backgrounder – Since her 2006 Prime Minister’s Award for Teaching Excellence, Lorraine Baron’s life trajectory has been eventful! After working full-time with high-school students, her career was moved steadily towards teaching teachers how to teach mathematics. She obtained her Doctorate’s Degree in Education from the University of Calgary …

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German Language Education 2021

German Language Header GCBA

The GCBA invites you to join them at their German Language Education in Western Canada – a virtual presentation – on Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 7 pm.Speakers will include: Birgit Densch – Deputy Consul General in Vancouver, BC Florian Gassner – UBC Department of Central, Eastern and Northern Studies …

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New Handbook by Elke Porter

Elke Holding Her Book

Since the most often asked question is “Where can I find ___________?”, I have finally decided to write a short 25-page handbook that lists all the Austrian, German and Swiss organizations in Vancouver. This handbook also contains information about neighbourhoods, where to find the embassies and vacation stays. This handbook …

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90 Years Bach Choir Celebration

Bach Choir

Vancouver Bach Choir Celebrates its 90th Year with a Virtual Season Experience the Joy of Choral Music from the Comfort of Your Own Home with a VBC Subscription. Enjoy this teaser while watching the Youtube Video “Do you hear What I Hear?”: Vancouver, BC:   This year marks the 90th Anniversary Season …

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Book Launch Fundraiser

Brian Jessel BMW Sponsor

Saturday, November 7, 2020 was a glorious day with a superb book launch thanks to three amazing gentleman who all volunteered their time and showed up even in this time of COVID to make this event memorable for the 24 guests who were able to be there. I started writing …

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