Sustainability Tips – October

Sustainability Tips – October Did you know that sustainability includes financial, social, and environmental factors? While sustainability is often linked most closely with environment, all three are equally important when considering sustainable action. Practices and products that are truly sustainable are able to continue indefinitely, without harm to people, the planet, or profit. Some simple…

Family Movie Nights

FAMILY MOVIE NIGHTS Each month we host a Family Movie Night at the Old Barn Community Centre on the big projector! Here’s what movies are coming up: October 6 – Hocus Pocus November 3 – Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle December 8 – The Polar Express Admission for each night is $2.00 Doors Open: 6:00…

Stadium Neighbourhood Forums – Oct 1 & 2

We would like to inform you that we are launching Phase 3 of the Stadium Neighbourhood public consultation. We invite you to be a part of these important discussions. Join us at the University Neighbourhoods Association (UNA) and University of British Columbia (UBC) resident forum, open to all current and prospective UBC residents. The forum…

Nominations for UNA Board of Directors

Nominations for UNA Board of Directors On November 1, 2018, the University Neighbourhoods Association (UNA) members will elect three new members to its Board of Directors at its Annual General Meeting (AGM). To be eligible for nomination, a person must be a resident of one of the five UNA neighbourhoods: Wesbrook Place, Hampton Place, Hawthorn…

Your Passport to Wellbeing

Your Passport to Wellbeing This is a FREE 12-week program consisting of 50+ activities for seniors to improve their physical strength, mental health and social wellbeing. Anyone 55 and over is welcome to participate. The project will start on September 15th with a welcome party – all seniors are invited to join. Programmed activities will start…

Barn Raising – 2018

Join us at the Old Barn for a community evening that celebrates the best of what our neighbourhoods have to offer. With live music, a beer garden, $1 hotdogs, and a kid zone, this event has something for everyone. Stop by on August 25th and experience this 12th Annual event! This event is hosted by…

Community Projects

Community Projects   The UNA has number of projects underway, and information will be regularly posted to our website. A list of current projects can be found below.   Mundell pond and waterway clean up Timeline: Mid June to Mid July Status: Completed   Noble Pond and waterway clean up    Timeline:  Mid July –…

Community News Updates

Community News Updates The most recent updates from Campus & Community Planning and the Electoral Area A Directors Update can be found in our latest board package. Board Package – July Campus & Community Planning For more information from Campus & Community planning, please visit their online newsletter. C&CP eNewsletter Electoral Area A For the…

Neighbourhood Dog Etiquette

Neighbourhood Dog Etiquette As the weather gets warmer and people are spending more time outside, we want to take this opportunity to remind our residents of some general guidelines for owning and interacting with dogs in the community. Pick it up. Bring several bags on your walks to be sure you have enough. If you run…

Member at Large Announcement

Member at Large – UBC Neighbourhoods Liaison Committee The UNA is pleased to announce the appointment of Thomas Beyer as the Member at Large on the UBC Neighbourhoods’ Liaison Committee. The appointment is for one year. Thomas is the President of Prestigious Properties Group and a resident in the Chancellor neighbourhood. With an MBA and…