Culture Days

Culture Days 2019Celebrate Our Creativity

As one of the 10-year anniversary initiatives Culture Days is examining the arts and culture sector through the lens of Creativity, the Arts, and Well-being. Thousands of artists, individuals, organizations and communities across Canada host free, hands-on, interactive activities that invite people to create, participate, and share. 

Culture Days takes place: 

  • Friday, Sept. 27
  • Saturday, Sept. 28
  • Sunday, Sept. 29

There are many activities happening throughout Coquitlam and the Tri-Cities. Here are a few we'd like you to know about: 

Art in the Park - Community Art Quilt 

Town Centre Park, 1299 Pinetree Way
Near the TD Community Plaza
Saturday, Sept. 28, 11 a.m.​ – 3​  p.m.

Join in this family-friendly activity and create your own paper quilt 'patch​' using a variety of dry media and art supplies. Then watch the community quilt come to life as participants attach their artwork to the rest of the squares creating a colourful and unique collaborative piece. Participation is available on a drop in, first come, first served basis.

Culture Day at Glen Pine

Glen Pine Pavilion, 1200 Glen Pine Court 
Saturday, Sep​t. 28, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Sharing and Celebrating Our Unique Culture! Join us for hands-on and interactive activities with the diverse Glen Pine 50 ​Plus Society groups and clubs. Explore different options for fun, entertainment and social interaction in our multicultural community for those 50 plus. Join in for a BBQ lunch featuring tasty and special food. Feel free to wear your cultural dress. 

Cultural Games Youth Drop-in

Pinetree Community Centre, 1260 Pinetree Way
Saturday, Sep​t. 28, 5:30 – 8 p.m. 

Learn about and participate in traditional games from cultures around the world.  This is a great opportunity to have some fun and explore the origin, history and people behind the game.  Free youth drop-in.