Harry Jerome Community Recreation Centre

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may

05may12:00 pm1:00 pmA Trip to Persia

Event Details

Come experience the vibrant culture of the Persian community settled in North Vancouver

OPEN – No registration required. If this walk appears to be “SOLD OUT” you can still just show up for the walk as there is no limit to the number of participants.

Description: The walk aims to introduce the Persian culture, and I intend to inspire people to talk about cultural differences, and how to embrace them and move toward a more inclusive community. This walk is a good opportunity for people to talk about their cultural backgrounds as well as getting to know one of the oldest cultures in Middle East, a country called Iran!

Walk Leader: Pegah – As an urban, planner and designer, I intend to share my enthusiasm for cities and urban residents, and encourage us to look at our surrounding through a different lens. My intention is to instill this sense of community and responsibility among citizens and contribute to creating an inclusive community.

Starting place: Harry Jerome Community Recreation Centre (North Vancouver)

How to recognize your walk leader(s): I will wear a distinctive cloth, matching the theme of my walk

Accessibility Info: Busy sidewalks, Family-friendly, Pet-friendly, The slopes can be quite steep

Travel Tips: Easy bus from Londsdale Quay and Phibbs Exchange, some street parking available if you drive

This event is taking place as part of the Jane’s Walk Vancouver Festival (May 2-5 2024). Jane’s Walk is an annual festival of free, citizen-led walking conversations inspired by Jane Jacobs. Check out other Jane’s Walks happening this year in Vancouver here.

We respectfully acknowledge that Jane’s Walk takes place on the unceded traditional territories of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), and səlilwətaɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations.

Time

(Sunday) 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Organizer

Harry Jerome Community Recreation Centre

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