Re: [SACC-L] Vancouver meetings
- Hey Bob,
What's kayaking like up there in April?
Robert Muckle wrote:
> For those of you looking for something extra to do in Vancouver for the
> 2003 SACC meetings in April....
> Bruce Springsteen has a concert scheduled for Friday night (April
> Tickets go on sale through the internet tommorrow (January 24th). I
> don't know if you can get them through ticketmaster in the US. If not,
> go to the Canadian version (ticketmaster.ca). The venue is about a 10-15
> minute taxi ride away.
> The Vancouver Sun Run is Sunday morning, April 12th. It is the second
> largest community run in the world or North America or something like
> that. They are expecting about 45,000 registrants this year. It is a 10
> km (6 mile run) through and around downtown Vancouver. If you are
> interested, check out the web site (www.sunrun.com).
> The Vancouver Canucks will likely be playing some playoff hockey, but
> the only way you will score some tickets to that is if you are willing
> to pay scalpers a jillion dollars.
> For those with a few days to spare, consider a trip to Victoria on
> Vancouver Island or to Whistler. Victoria takes a few hours to get to by
> vehicle and ferry. Whistler is about 90 mintues away by car. It is one
> of the top ski mountains in the world and there are many, many places to
> spend money and eat in expensive restaurants.
> Don't forget the deadline for presentation proposals is February 14th
> and the deadline for meeting pre-registration is March 3rd.
> Bob Muckle
> Be sure to check out the SACC web page at www.anthro.cc (NOTE THE NEW ADDRESS!!) for meeting materials, newsletters, etc.
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