Britannia Events Calendar
We are now offering in-person programs. You can view our programs on the Vancouver Recreation site.
(Effective Sep 25)
What's Up at the Britannia Art Gallery
Due to construction in the library, the Britannia Art Gallery will be closed from September until approximately the end of December 2021.
Beyond the Blue Box Recycling
What Do We Recycle and at What Cost?
* Hard & Soft Plastics and Styrofoam - (bags, bubble wrap, children’s toys, plastics wrappings and packaging, etc.) foil-lined bags, tetra paks, gable-top cartons (eg. milk and juice cartons), plant pots and Styrofoam.
By volume: Regular garbage bag $3.50
Large garbage bag $7.00
* Electronic Waste
- Servers and laptops – Free
- Wires & Cables – Free (Excluding coaxial cables $1/lb)
-Other electronics/small appliances $2.50 small/ $5 large
* Bike tires/tubes - $0.75/tube, $10 bagged (36”x48”)
* Infant/ Child Car Seats
- $12 – you dismantle it (fabric, metal, foam, plastic separated), or $20 – we dismantle it for you!
* Free – Lightbulbs & batteries of all sizes
For a more detailed and comprehensive list,
please visit the website at:
For more information on recycle depot or to volunteer:
- Oct 1, 2021 3:30 pm - Oct 1, 2021 8:00 pmLocation: Gym D
- Oct 2, 2021 12:00 pm - Oct 2, 2021 6:00 pmLocation: Britannia Gravel Field
- Oct 3, 2021 12:00 pm - Oct 3, 2021 6:00 pmLocation: Britannia Gravel Field
- Oct 3, 2021 6:00 pm - Oct 3, 2021 9:00 pmLocation: 55+ Centre
- Oct 6, 2021 4:00 pm - Oct 6, 2021 7:00 pmLocation: Britannia B-Lab, Information CentreCome by the B-Lab at the Britannia Information Centre anytime between 4:00 to 7:00pm to learn about what we’ve been hearing from community members and partners in conversations to date.
- Oct 7, 2021 3:00 pm - Oct 7, 2021 7:00 pmLocation: Britannia Plaza