Blueridge Good Neighbour Day 2013

carnival club dance groupWhat a success! Thank you to our sponsors, dedicated volunteers and everyone who attended BGND 2013. Despite a few rain showers at the start there was a great turnout and all of the activities were well attended.

  • The Jelly Bean Jar contest was won by Wyatt (age 3).
  • The passport contest was won by Caity MacAuley and Katelyn  Przybylski (please contact bgnd [at] blueridgeca [dot] org to claim your prize).
  • The 50:50 draw prize amounted to $187.50 and was claimed at the end of the event. Congratulations to the winner, and thank you to all who participated in the 50:50 draw. All money collected goes towards putting on Blueridge Good Neighbour Day.

We look forward to seeing you again next year! Remember – volunteers are always welcome!! Email us at BGND [at] blueridgeca [dot] org if you want to volunteer next year. Planning for this great event starts in February 2014.

I love Blueridge becauseI Love Blueridge Because…

Here is what some of you wrote on the sign shown to the left:

I love the mountains and people

People greet you when you pass on the street

Great supportive community

I love the cats and dogs

Great community

Hiking in the forest

The wonderful neighbours

It has a good forest

I love the trees, trails and nature

Our neighbours

Quiet streets

We gratefully acknowledge financial sponsorship for BGND 2013 from the following organizations, companies and individuals:British Columbia dnvlogo cityofnorthvan artsoffice

  • Aussie Pet Mobile
  • Blueridge Dental
  • Brian Rybchinsky
  • Canexus
  • CN Rail
  • Gaye Tyson
  • Judy Killeen
  • Jumpstart Fitness
  • Kenneth Gordon Maplewood School
  • Neptune Terminals
  • North Vancouver Child Development Centre
  • Paul Rickman
  • Western Stevedoring/Lynnterm

The Silent Auction that took place at BGND 2013 could not happen without the generous support of businesses within our community. Thank you to the following businesses and individuals that donated to the Silent Auction:

  • 30 Minute Hit
  • A&W Food Services of Canada Inc.
  • Belkin Canada
  • Belmondo Café
  • Blueridge Massage Therapy
  • Blueridge Out of School Car
  • BooLaLa
  • Booster Juice
  • Brendan McAleer
  • Bur-Han Services Inc
  • Canlan Ice Sports – North Shore Location
  • Capilano Suspension Bridge
  • Cobs Bread – Parkgate Location
  • Cove Barber Shop,•Cove Health
  • Dave Moucks
  • Different Bikes
  • Dykhof Nurseries
  • EA Sports
  • English Lawns
  • Flying Wedge – Park and Tilford Location
  • Fruition Day Spa
  • General Paint
  • Genesis Hair Studio
  • Gordon Keir
  • Honey Doughnuts & Goodies
  • Iron River Forest Products
  • JJ Bean – Park and Tilford Location
  • Julia Richmond
  • Kosta’s Taverna
  • Laserdome
  • M & M Meats
  • Maa Yoga – Dollarton Location
  • Maple Leaf Garden Centre
  • Mary Kay
  • Mount Seymour Ski Resort
  • Mount Seymour Optometry Clinic
  • Nails By Ariel
  • North Burnaby Veterinary Clinic
  • North Shore Credit Union
  • North Shore Recycling Program
  • North Shore Ski & Snowboard
  • North Shore Sports Medicine – Capilano Location
  • Northlands Bar & Grill
  • Northlands Golf Course
  • Odlum Brown
  • Parkgate Farm Market
  • PNE
  • Rickman Family
  • Rusty Gull Liquor Store
  • Ruth Hanson (Prudential Sussex Realty)
  • Seymour Golf and Country Club
  • Seymour’s Pub
  • Shoppers Drug Mart
  • Starbucks – Dollarton Location
  • Stephen Parker
  • Special Treats Candy, Cookies & Cakes (Wafaa Masri)
  • TDL Inc.
  • Terry’s Driveway Sealing & Repairs
  • The Bone & Biscuit Co.
  • The Destination Slope and Surf Outfitters
  • The Sanctuary Esthetics Studio
  • Time Out Source for Sports.

The popcorn and popcorn machine were provided by The Bridge Church. Cotton candy, cotton candy machine and volunteers were provided by Julia Kennet of Prudential Sussex Realty.

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