Things to Do in Vancouver: Finding Fun Things to Do in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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Special Events for February 1999


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February 1999 
Black History Month 

February 2, 1999 
Ground Hog Day 

February 3 - 7, 1999 
Dream of running away to sea at the Vancouver International Boat Show, BC Place Stadium.  For information call (604) 661-7373. 

February 5 - 7, 1999 
Moscow Circus on Ice, GM Place (604) 280-4444. 

February 6, 1999 
Whooo Loves You? Find out how owls attract a mate, practice owl calls and make an owl caller to take home. 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm, Minnekhada Park, Coquitlam; info (604) 432-6359. 

February 8 - 15, 1999 
Citizenship and Heritage Week 

February 12, 1999 
Harlem Globetrotters at GM Place, 7 pm; call (604) 280-4444 for more information. 

February 12, 1999 
Night Owl Prowl: Find out about owls, learn owl calls, catch them calling or hunting; 7 pm - 9 pm, Tynehead Park, Surrey, (604) 502-6340 for more information. 

February 12 - 15, 1999 
Sunbrite Lunar New Year Festival 1999 at the PNE Pacific Coliseum, (604) 253-2311. 

February 14, 1999 
Valentine's Day 

February 14, 1999 
Valentine Heritage Sunday: Celebrate Heritage Week and St. Valentine's day by visiting Historic Minnekhada Lodge, scavenger hunt, guided tours; noon - 3 pm, Minnekhada Park, Coquitlam; (604) 432-6359 for more information. 

February 15, 1999 
National Flag of Canada Day 

February 15, 1999 
Heritage Day 

February 16, 1999 
Chinese New Year, Year of the Rabbit (the 4697th Year based on the Chinese Lunar Calendar); the traditional greeting is "Gung Hay Fat Choy". 

February 19 - 21, 1999 
Canadian Airlines Chinese New Year Festival at the Plaza of Nations, call (604) 687-6021 for more information.  

February 20, 1999 
Find out about local swallows, their social behaviours, and nesting habits. Build a specially-designed swallow bird house. 10 am - noon, Burnaby Lake, (604) 432-6359 for more information. 

February, 21, 1999 
Sheep Shearing and Farm Tour, 5 km East of Mission, $10 includes tour and lunch, call (604) 820-5148 for reservations. 

February 21, 1999 
Houston Heritage Hike: Celebrate Heritage Week at the Houston Pioneer Farmstead; 11:30 am - 2:30 pm, Derby Reach, Fort Langley; (604) 432-6359 for more information.  

February 21, 1999 
Chinese New Year Lions Dance, Chinatown, Vancouver; the Lions Dance starts at 12 noon through Chinatown; also Chinese dancing and singing at the Chinese Cultural Centre, (604) 687-0729 for more information. 

February 21, 1999 
Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden:  Music, opera, health and medicine, East meets West theme; 10 am - 4:30 pm, free, call (604) 662-3207 for more information.

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