Friday May 9th
3pm to 5 pm
Come and meet old and new friends and enjoy tea/coffee, sandwiches and cakes.
All welcome and there is no charge
RSVP is appreciated
NEW: OPBA – Member of the Month (May) is:
Neil Fernyhough of Alexandra Neighbourhood House
Alexandra Neighbourhood House has been serving the communities of South Surrey and White Rock for almost one hundred years. Starting as a “fresh air camp” for orphans, the facility evolved into offering all sorts of residential camps, before finally becoming what it is today – an agency committed to delivering a full range of services and activities engaging and building up our shared community.
One example of this is Alex Fest, this year celebrating its fortieth anniversary, providing entertainment, education, and fun for the whole family.
Alex Fest will take place on Saturday, May 31, from 11am to 5pm.
How Do I Become OPBA’s MEMBER OF THE MONTH?
Easy! Just sign up for whatever month you want at our next monthly meeting. See you then!
The OPBA is pleased to announce that NAOMI MORIYAMA has just joined the OPBA as the Communications Coordinator Assistant to OPBA Communications Coordinator/Social Media Board Member, Michele Partridge. Naomi will be assisting the OPBA with various event promotions planned for the year.
Naomi Moriyama was born in Calgary, Alberta and lived and worked in Germany for 21 years. She possesses 2 black belts in Tae Kwon Do and Goju-Ryu Karate as well as being an accomplished musician playing guitar and blues harp. A passion for wildlife photography and travel, she started a blog to share her photos of local wildlife and exotic destinations. Naomi lives in White Rock and will bring her 10 years of direct marketing experience to our team.
Saturday May 10th at 7 pm
Sunday May 11th 3 pm
call 604-542-2096 for information
The Ocean Park Business Assn. is proud to feature April’s BUSINESS SPOTLIGHT:
Jill Martyniuk of Romancing the Home
What is your business & can you tell us about your products & service? Romancing the Home is a furniture, home decor & gift store. We are very knowledgeable with the products we carry. We take pride in our customer service, striving to offer an enjoyable & relaxed atmosphere. We offer complementary gift wrapping, Gift certificates & gift baskets for any occasion.
We recently welcomed Suzette Willetts, a home decor decorator & designer to our team. For the month of April she is offering 3 hour Design packages for $200 & Romancing the Home is giving each design purchase a $75 Romancing the Home Gift Certificate.
3. What makes your business unique? I strive to carry Canadian made products along with lines from around the world. We’re the #1 one destination for Sid Dickens memory blocks which are handcrafted in Vancouver. Romancing the Home is the exclusive dealer for White Rock & Surrey. We are one of two shops that carry Jill Hall wood furniture, a unique line handcrafted in Langley. We also carry Stylus Furniture, a well-established Burnaby based business where customers can visit their showroom to checkout all the fabulous pieces with over 300 fabric choices. We carry La Rochere glassware from France, the company was established in 1475, the Bee glass was the first design fashioned after Napoleon Bonaparte. We carry beautiful spa, bath & body products from Vancouver, Kelowna, California, Italy & France. We showcase a large selection of jewelry such as Thomas Sabo Shop in Shop, a fabulous line from Germany. We have the largest collection in White Rock & Surrey. Myka Jewellery, a beautiful line with pop & colour handcrafted in Vancouver. Story ,an edgy bracelet line from Denmark & Mi Moneda, a beautiful line from Holland and Capri Blue Jewelry, a very pretty line handcrafted in Langley.
4. What are you service fees? Romancing the Home provides the most competitive pricing whenever possible.
5. Do you have any events or specials you would like OPBA members to know about? We are having our Customer Appreciation Weekend this Saturday & Sunday, April 12th & 13th, with all regular priced items in the store 25% off, excluding Sid Dickens Memory Blocks. Also tying in with our 10 year Anniversary we are selling $10 & $20 Grab Bags which have a value of $20 – $80. Come on by & check us out, you wouldn’t be disappointed!
Romancing the Home is very community oriented, we support local schools, community sports & charitable events, to date we have raised over $40,000.
Thursday, May 8, 9am at Eurovision Optical, 1657 128th St. Surrey
– Bring a friend who also has a business in Ocean Park! They may want to join OPBA!
BUSINESS SPOTLIGHT: If you want to talk about your business for a few minutes, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Feel free to show us some demos or products if applicable.
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