Upcoming Events

The following events are associated with immigrant integration on a local, regional and national level.

If you have an event you would like us to feature, please email us at pearlsha.quebral@success.bc.ca.


October 2020: Coquitlam Library Survey
Please help Coquitlam Library evaluate their programs, collections, and services by taking our Customer Satisfaction Survey. Your feedback is important!

Click here to complete the survey.

Own Your Voice: A Storytelling Workshop Series

October 13, 2020 (Tue) – 5:30 – 7:30 pm
October 15, 2020 (Thurs) – 5:30 – 7:30 pm
October 17, 2020 (Sat) – 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Stories have a power to inspire others. Hone your leadership capacity by improving your communication skills during this series of workshops.
This workshop series is part of the Diversity in Leadership Project to engage diverse voices in community leadership roles.
Priority will be given to individuals who identify from diverse under-represented groups (including but not limited to Black, Indigenous and people of colour; persons with disabilities; youth; newcomers to Canada; LGBTQ2SI+, etc.) and those who live in the Tri-Cities area.
This project is made possible with support from the Province of BC, Multiculturalism Grant and is presented in partnership by the Tri-Cities Local Immigration Partnership and Coquitlam Public Library.
Register here: https://ownyourvoiceworkshopseries.eventbrite.com

October 20, 2020
Own Your Voice: A Storytelling Workshop Series (Week 2)
Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/own-your-voice-a-storytelling-workshop-series-week-2-registration-124454092541

Metro Vancouver 

October 20, 2020: The Business Case for Inclusion Culture and Why it Matters 

Presidents Group invites business owners, hiring managers and D&I champions to learn why disability inclusion is good for business.

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October 28 & December 7, 2020: Greater Vancouver Virtual Job Fair

Time: 1-2pm
The Greater Vancouver Virtual Job Fair is open to the general public and welcome Candidates and Organizations across the province (Surrey, Burnaby, Richmond, Coquitlam, Langley, Delta, North Vancouver, Maple Ridge, New Westminster, North and West Vancouver, Port Moody. Port Meadows, White Rock, etc.)

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Burnaby Neighbourhood speaker series
October 15, 2020: Prisons & Reformatories in Early Burnaby
October 20, 2020: The Fecundity of Food and Family, A Natural Niche for Chinese Canadians in Burnaby
October 22: Streetcars and Interurbans
October 27, 2020: Eating your way through Burnaby, a look at Chinese Canadian history through food
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November 16, 2020: CAVE Youth Employment Program

Join the CAVE and get real tools and training to find and keep a steady job that you like. CAVE is a place for youth to identify job goals, explore careers, build workplace skills and confidence and connect with employers.

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November 12, 2020: BC JobConnect Employer Webinar

Join the webinar to learn how BC JobConnect helps employers identify and digitally connect to qualified newcomer employees.

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November 23, 2020: YWCA Tech Connect Info Session – a FREE Program for Newcomer Women in Tech

Learn more about Tech Connect – a FREE program that supports newcomer women with backgrounds in IT to secure rewarding careers in tech.

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