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Last Saturday the sun was shining as the Ocean Park Community Association and Dreyer Group Mortgage Brokers - Canada celebrated Easter weekend with hundreds of local families out hunting for chocolate eggs (over 10,000 chocolate eggs that is!) Take a look at all of the pics here:

PS: Thanks again to Wendy at Ocean Park Nails and Esthetic and Not for Long~Children's and Maternity Consignment Boutique for the special gifts, and Leo the Lion from our Ocean Park RBC for coming out too!
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In advance of Earth Day on Saturday, April 22, the Ocean Park Community Association is hosting their own Environmental Challenge in Ocean Park!

Sign up in advance for the Storm Drain Marking Challenge that will take place on Saturday, May 27th at 10:00 am around Ocean Park. Groups will work together to mark as many drains as they can!

After the work, our good friends at Ethical Addiction Apparel will be host a BBQ, and we'll have a Recycling Fair taking place at the Ocean Park Hall too!

Register your group (family, friends, school, club) directly with us at
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Next Saturday, April 22 pop by the Ocean Park Hall for the Crafty Affaire Market! So much local, handmade goodness! ... See MoreSee Less

It's almost here! ONE more week before the Spring Market! Join us on April 22nd for local handmade goodness at Ocean Park Community Hall. Let us know that you're coming by RSVPing on our event page. ...

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Good Morning Ocean Parkers! We're prepping for our Easter Egg Hunt today at Kwomais Park and very excited to see everyone!

As this is a local, community event, we encourage as many people as possible to walk/bike and stroll to the event. Kwomais does not have a lot of parking capacity. :)

Community Connect members don't forget your cards! You will get free entry into the Purely Local Spring Market and entered into a free raffle for some lovely gifts at Ocean Park Nails and Esthetic! Drop by our table to enter!

See you soon!

PS: Don't forget your easter baskets!
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Quick update! Looks like the food truck is not able to make it to the Ocean Park Community Association and @dreyergroupmortgages Easter Egg Hunt and @purelylocal Spring Market tomorrow at Kwomais Park - but there will still be lots of sweet treats available! ... See MoreSee Less

I'm REALLY looking forward to having some delicious treats from @candyssweettables on Saturday! She creates the most amazing sweet tables and treats, make sure to come check her out this weekend!

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Excited for Easter? Stop by and check out our custom Easter T's! Only $20 Each! We are open Friday 9-5 and Saturday 10 - 5 ! Happy Holidays :)

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We're just going to acknowledge that this might be the first year that it rains during our Easter Egg Hunt at Kwomais Park! So get those muddy buddy's, umbrellas, and any other rain gear you have ready! Cause somebody's gotta eat all of those chocolate eggs! :)

More great news coming from Purely Local - they've acquired a Food Truck for the event! REEL Mac And Cheese will be on-site with their gourmet mac and cheese! Yum! And we'll also have music from the Z95.3 Vancouver Street Squad! The first 50 people at the market get free swag bags!

See you on Saturday!

PS: This event is brought to you by the Ocean Park Community Association and Dreyer Group Mortgage Brokers - Canada.
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Can you help out at our Easter Event?

We're in need of someone with First Aid to be on hand at our Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 15th at Kwomais Park! The event will take place from 11:00 am - 2:00 pm. If so, please DM us here.

Also, do you have tweens or teens in need of volunteer hours? We could use help in a few areas on event-day! Email us at
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Monthly Archives: May 2012


OCEAN PARK DAY (“Enjoy the Nature of our Village”) BULLETIN  



Everyone is revving up for the big day. Here are a few notes to bring you all up to speed:

1. Marg Reed (Cotton’nCrayon) will be around soon to pick up your donations for the OP Day GIFT BASKETS and answer any questions you might have or offer suggestions on how to have a great business day! A basket will soon be on display for pre-sales at OP Pub. If you would like to display a basket, contact Marg or Betty @ CIBC.

2.  Kathi Nicolsen (Peace Arch News) will be dropping by to offer ad space in the OP Day supplement June 14th – a great way to ADVERTISE your business event. Advertising can be shared with Michele on our OPBA social media FB page and PANews web pages.

3.  Laura Thibeault (Homelife Benchmark Realty is busy organizing the VENDORS/ARTISTS around the village – a good opportunity for home based business to strut their stuff. Spaces are limited so contact Laura for your space. Laura and Darlene Haggerty will be available on June 16th to help with your set up. Color and giveaways always attract folks to your booth.

4.  The OPCA is busy giving the OP HALL a face lift. Have you seen the new paint job? The Hall will be deemed a heritage site and will have an official ceremony @ 11:30 am June 16th. OPCA and the Kiwanis group will celebrate with a HERITAGE TEA FOR $3.00 the hall. Be sure to check out the OP memorabilia which will be on display. We are looking for volunteers to serve tea and help out. We are trying to put volunteers into heritage costumes. Please contact Jane Hayes( if you can volunteer.

5.  Alison Anderson of Compass Seniors will be hosting the ANTIQUE ROAD SHOW on the stage in the hall. Find those treasures and have them appraised for a small donation to the OPBA/CA! Watch the PANews for Alison’s ad for details.

6.  Michele Partridge is producing our STAGE ENTERTAINMENT and we look forward to a great line up to appeal to the whole family. Magicians, singers, dancers, oh my! Please watch the paper and social media for the time line of events! I heard we will see a display of the “Argentine Tango”!

SHOUT OUTS ON THE DAY/STAGE: All businesses that have an event, special or display, please send your event info to Michele,, so we can make PR announcements from the stage through out the day!

We have received great SPONSORSHIP support for the day. Thank you to Coast Capital for the stage sponsorship and to the NOW Newspaper for the sound sponsorship. Thank you to all the “Friends of Ocean Park”. Please drop off your cheque to Betty @ CIBC asap and send your logo, bio and event info to and

7.  Thank you to all the LOCAL BUSINESSES who are putting their best foot forward with hotdogs, floats, popcorn, displays, sales, music and more. Please tell all your customers to come on out. **Remind them that the map and timelines will be in the PANews and on the OPBA website on June 14th. Print it off and post in your stores. There will be clowns, balloons, mascots, play areas, gym circuits and taste treats around the village. **Bring extra garbage and recycle bins from home to place around. Help each other and have fun!

Cotton’n’Crayon is celebrating their 27th Anniversary and we have created a plush Ocean Park EAGLE branded with the OP Village logo, an Ocean Park keepsake for only $15.00! Check him out on Cotton’nCrayon’s FB page and like him!

8.  Remember to check out the NEW OPCA/BA website!

If you have any other info to share or need help, please let us know.

Regards, Sandy Smith

Cotton’n’Crayon 604-535-0466


Taste of Ocean Park

June 2nd at Potters on 128th

Plans are all set for the gala event of the year in Ocean Park. We

have a variety of local wineries attending, lots of decadent food

and some great music. Tickets available at Potters, don’t get left

out there are only a few tickets left.


Look at this fabulous DOLLHOUSE donated by Laura Thibeault of Homelife Realty for the Ocean Park Day EARLY BIRD RAFFLE!

The dollhouse is valued at over $400 and was purchased from Cottons ‘n Crayons in Ocean Park.

Purchase your tickets ($5 each or 3 for $10) at RBC in Ocean Park to WIN this unique and priceless dollhouse!

You can also purchase tickets for fabulous GIFT BASKETS full of wonderful products and services from Ocean Park businesses at Ocean Park Day, Sat. June 16, 10am – 4pm.

You could WIN this dollhouse!


The NEW Ocean Park Village Eagle has landed!

Have you seen the NEW Ocean Park Village Eagle?

You can purchase your own eagle at Ocean Park Day, Sat. June 16, 10am – 4pm.

You’ll find them at the Ocean Park Village Info Booth at the corner of 16th and 128th.

See you then!

13th Annual OCEAN PARK DAY

The 13th Annual OCEAN PARK DAY is coming….

This year’s theme is “Enjoy the Nature of our Village”. 

A day long festival of fun, food and entertainment is back for another year.


All local businesses are encouraged to get involved. It’s a great way to connect with our wonderful community

and let everyone know about your business!

Click here for the following:

Ocean Park Day Contact List 


VENDOR TABLES: Only a few left!

BASKET DONATIONS: Great way to promote your business!

A great day for the whole family!



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