News and Events

Get the latest news about AMI programming and learn about accessibility events in your community.

News and Events

Get the latest news about AMI programming and learn about accessibility events in your community.

Events Calendar

Submit your community event

If you have a community event in your neighbourhood that you'd like to share with us, please email thisweek@ami.ca. Kindly submit information at least one month prior to the event and be sure to include all pertinent information including date, time, location, web address and a contact name and email/phone number. While we can't promise to list every event that is submitted to us, we will do our best to post as many as possible. Thank you!

February 2020
Day Event Description
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RunGo Dash for Dogs

BC & Alberta Guide Dogs host RunGo Dash for Dogs on Sunday, February 23, at Brockton Pavillion in Vancouver. B.C. A guided run or walk through Stanley Park with 100% of proceeds going to support BC & Alberta Guide Dogs. For more information email info@bcguidedog.com

March 2020
Day Event Description
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Financial Fitness Week

The Richmond Centre for Disability will be hosting Financial Fitness Week from March 3-March 7, at the Landsdowne Centre in Richmond, B.C. Topics include online banking, RDSP, Tax Clinics and much more. For information contact dave@rcdrichmond.org

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CNIB’s Dining in the Dark 2020

On March 6, 2020, CNIB’s 10th annual Dining in the Dark, presented by Parkdale-Sherwood Lions will take place at the Holland College Culinary Institute. The evening will include a three-course meal, wine, and of course, blindfolds. Guests will have the chance to bid on extraordinary auction item prizes, and hear from inspiring individuals who will share their experiences living with sight loss.

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5th annual Vancouver Goalball Grand Slam tournament

Vancouver Goalball Club is excited to announce the 5th annual Vancouver Goalball Grand Slam from March 13–15, 2020 at Guildford Recreation Centre in Surrey, B.C.

 

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2020 Canadian National Blind Hockey Tournament

The Canadian National Blind Hockey Tournament takes place annually at Ryerson University’s Mattamy Athletic Centre in Toronto, Ontario each March, and features Children, Youth, Low Vision & Development, Open, and Select Divisions. The Canadian National Blind Hockey Tournament is the largest event of the season for the parasport of Blind Hockey and has been the key event for growing and developing the sport over the past decade. The 2020 Canadian National Blind Hockey Tournament takes place from March 26–29.