Co-ops around the world will be celebrating Co-op Week starting on October 13. How will you celebrate? Here are some options:
Wednesday October 16 – 4:30pm – 9:30pm
The BC Co-operative Association is hosting a Co-op Week Innovation Forum at the Creekside Community Recreation Centre in Vancouver featuring two dialogue sessions which explore innovative ways co-operative solutions can solve pressing business and community problems from both an international and local lens. Seven leaders from across the Pacific Northwest will share their stories and offer advice as young female entrepreneurs. The evening will conclude with a wine and hors d’oeuvres reception and networking.
Thursday October 17 (International Credit Union Day) – 10am – 12pm
Stop by CCEC Credit Union at 2248 Commercial Drive from 10am-12pm where the staff and board of BC Co-operative Association are serving coffee and muffins in honour of International Credit Union Day.
Friday October 18 – 12pm – 2pm
Join us for a celebration of co-operation! Mr. Tube Steak will be serving up hot dogs (including veggie options) at the corner of Commercial Drive and Graveley Street (one block north of 1st Avenue). All co-op members in the area are welcome to join us! Look for the Mr. Tube Steak trolley and CHF BC staff wearing “I choose Co-op” shirts.