Radio SRF 1 – Die fünfte Schweiz

Radio SRF 1 airs interviews with Swiss living abroad. Coming up on Sunday is an interview with Rolf Brulhart from Vancouver. You will be able to listen to it on the SRF website. http://www.srf.ch/sendungen/die-fuenfte-schweiz

Hike in Minnekhada Park and Metzgete

Sunday , October 25th, 2015 We meet at 2.00 pm at the entrance to Minnekhada Park ( en route to the Swiss Canadian Mountain Range Association in Coquitlam ) and stroll through the Park. The hike is classed as “ Nachmittags Spaziergang”, takes about two hours and is rated “ easy to medium “ . After the hike…

Swiss band “Eluveitie” playing in Vancouver

The Swiss folk metal band Eluveitie will be playing a show on September 22, 2015, at the Vogue Theatre in Vancouver! Eluveitie uses traditional folk instruments in their music, such as fiddles, tin whistles, flutes, bagpipes and hurdy-gurdies. The traditional folk tunes in their songs have been drawn from various sources, including traditional Irish reels.…

Jass Tournament

The Swiss Canadian Mountain Range Association and the Swiss Outdoors Club invite everyone to a Jass-Tournament Sunday, November 1st 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 Schieber $5. Kitchen & Bar…

Outdoors Club – Hike to Whyte Lake

Date: Saturday, October 10th, 2015 Meeting place: Ferry Terminal, Horseshoe Bay, West Vancouver Meeting time: 10 am Duration of hike: 5 hours Distance of hike: 12 km Altitude gain: 400 m Degree of difficulty: medium Description of terrain: mostly forested trail, along Nelson Creek and Whyte Lake Creek. Typical rain forest. Contact your leader: Joe…