HVRA Events

The HVRA brings local residents together several times a year for seasonal celebrations and other neighbourly activities.

Click on the links below to enjoy photos and news from past events, and to see more detail about how they work. Volunteer and have twice the fun!

Picnickers and dog at HVRA Fall FairSeptember Fall Fair

Food, games, music, silent auction, fun for all. See photos and notes from past events.

Carved sun on pumpkin, HVRA PumpkinFest; photo by MaryAnn HendersonPumpkinFest

The evening after Halloween: amazing pumpkins displayed along tables on Harbord. Our photo collections are popular.

Clothes rack at HVRA Yard SaleCommunity Yard Sale

Funds raised in May sales 2012-2017 went to charities. Residents donated, volunteered, shopped, and enjoyed each other’s company.

Marilyn Martin and plants at HVRA Plant FairSpringtime Plant Fair

Early June: gardeners and would-be gardeners welcome. Plants, equipment, books, and advice are all free.

May 2016 Spring Meeting of the HVRAPublic Meetings

May and October: reports, speakers, votes. See notes and photos for winners of community awards and student essay prizes.