Waldweihnacht 2014 coming up

The “Waldweihnacht” is a fun and popular family event close to the year end to celebrate the Christmas season. The event is happening on14 December 2014 this year, for a detailed program and photos from last year’s events, follow this link here.

VSS Mailing Address Change

Please note that the mailing address of the Vancouver Swiss Society has changed. The new address to submit membership forms or other mail correspondence is the following:   Swiss Society of Vancouver PO Box 32021 Walnut Grove Langley, BC V1M 2M3

Swiss Herald – November/December issue now online

Thank you very much to editor Christina Lips for the great work! If you would like to contribute to the next Herald with a story, announcement or article, please send an email to Christina at swissherald@swiss-society.org Please visit http://www.swiss-society.org/swiss-herald to download your copy, or click here.

Jass Tournament

Jassen aus Freude am Spielen Sunday, 2 November 2014 The Swiss Canadian Mountain Range Association and the Swiss Outdoors Club invite everyone to a Jass-Tournament  Sunday, 2 November at the SCMRA Chalet in Coquitlam. Sign-in is at 12:00pm and the games begin at 1:00pm sharp. Donations for prices are welcome.  Costs are first round Handjass $5 and second round…

Hike to Eagle Bluffs, October 11, 2014

Hike to Eagle Bluffs  (above West Vancouver) Date:  Saturday, 11. October,  2014 We meet 10 am  at the far north parking lot of Cypress  Bowl (near ski lift),  hike up to Black  Mountain (an aerobic exercise !) and then amble westwards along forest trails  to Eagle Bluffs. Enjoy the panoramic view! Bring lunch (and rain gear if necessary). Trip…

Celebration of Life for Nick Schwabe

Dear friends of Nick Schwabe, Because we received  a significantly larger number of reservations than originally anticipated  for the Celebration of Life event  for Nick, we had to change  the time schedule for the Memorial Hike to Mystery Lake. The new times and details are given below. Celebration of Life for Nick Schwabe The Celebration of Life…

2014 Swiss National Day Celebration

The Swiss Canadian Mountain Range Association Swiss Society of Vancouver Would like to invite all members and friends to celebrate Swiss National day Saturday, July 26th 2014 at: the Swiss Canadian Mountain Range Association Chalet Quarry Road Coquitlam, BC. gates open at 3:30 pm and food service starts at 4:00 pm Entrance : $ 8:00…