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MAY 9 – JUNE 27, 2019 , MARION SCOTT GALLERY PRESENTS HAZEL WILSON

The Marion Scott Gallery is pleased to announce Warning the Hunters Away, featuring four ceremonial robes by the late Haida textile artist Hazel Wilson. Opening May 6 and continuing through June 6, this presentation is part of Hazel Wilson: K’aayst’gáay (Resilience), a two-part exhibition that also includes The Story of K’iid K’iyaas, the artist’s monumental series detailing the life and death of the legendary Golden Spruce tree.

2020-06-15T15:58:00-07:00

L’OCCITANE UNDER CONSTRUCTION

Exciting times in South Granville! Our beloved L’Occitane store on 3051 Granville St, is getting a major make-over. Constructions started this week and L’Occitane will be happy to welcome you back in late March with a great re-opening event.

2020-03-06T17:42:38-08:00

JAMES PERSE IS MOVING UP THE STREET

A PSA for you: James Perse is moving up Granville Street! The LA apparel and home goods retailer needs more space and that’s what they’ve found two doors down the street, right next to Eileen Fisher. The move will be happening at the end of March.

2020-03-06T17:36:56-08:00

BUDDHA HAS ARRIVED

A fact, you probably didn’t know about South Granville: It’s currently being the home to North America’s largest Buddha! Uno Langmann is hosting the life-sized jade statue.

2020-04-17T11:07:11-07:00

CONGRATS, KURBATOFF!

South Granville is THE art neighbourhood in town – thanks to the great art galleries located right after Granville Bridge up to Broadway. You need proof? Kurbatoff Gallery has just won a Canadian Business Award!

2020-02-20T18:54:10-08:00

MAKE VALENTINE’S DAY SUSTAINABLE

We all love to celebrate love in February. Have you ever thought about celebrating it sustainably? It can be so easy. We’re proud to have eco-conscious shops in South Granville: Queen Bee Flowershop takes several measures to show some love to the planet while facing the challenges of an in total still conventionally packing industry.

2020-02-20T18:52:27-08:00

FALL IN LOVE IN SOUTH GRANVILLE

You think you’ve found the one or you aim to spark up your long-term love this Valentine’s Day? Good thing you’re here - we’ve teamed up with Grace from @gracedwithstyle to explore our neighbourhood and find the best spots for a romantic date.

2020-02-14T00:48:52-08:00

A PERFECT PLACE FOR A FIRST DATE

In South Granville, there are a lot of spots to have great dates – even if it is for the first time. According to DailyHive, Cheesecake Etc. on Granville and 6th is a perfect place to go if you’d enjoy a quiet and candlelit atmosphere while having a delicious slice of cheesecake.

2020-01-13T15:44:25-08:00

RBC MOVES IN

The Royal Bank (RBC) has finally made their move from their location at 1489 West Broadway, where it has been since 1957 and moved to 2735 Granville Street, their home base for the next few years while the 1489 West Broadway site is being redeveloped.

2019-12-13T10:02:03-08:00

LAST CALL FOR WINTER SEEDS

The community garden space at Granville & 7th has developed beautifully through fall! You might think, gardening season is over but there are some herbs and veggies like onions, garlic or asparagus and even carrots that are good to be planted even now!

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2019-11-22T19:41:30-08:00