My MLA Playdate with John Yap

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Courtesy of Michelle Li.

Today, September 8th, at 8:30 am, many students, parents and grandparents gathered in front of John Yap’s office. We joined, with other parents across B.C., for an MLA Playdate — to let our elected officials know that we are tired of this government’s inaction.

We were there to petition Mr. Yap on behalf of our children and their right to an education. We asked him to take our concerns to Christy Clark on our behalf. Continue reading My MLA Playdate with John Yap


MLA Playdates for Sept 8. Now with Tweet Gallery!

Today’s MLA Playdates, for your viewing pleasure, in our new twitter gallery format.

Take pictures! Include them in your tweets (please tag them #MLAPlaydate) and we’ll post a selection here daily. Share your MLA’s Playdate!
Playdate with John Yap, MLA for Richmond-Steveston

Continue reading MLA Playdates for Sept 8. Now with Tweet Gallery!

MLA Playdate at Suzanne Anton’s office.

Date and Time: Monday, September 8, 10 – 11am.

Location: 112-2609 E. 49th Avenue, Vancouver.

Additional Information: Bring chalk, poster paper, markers, tape, games.  Let’s get more posters on her window.

“We want to learn. On our teachers’ terms.” Student sit in, Sept 8 – 9am.

We need to speak up and support our teachers. On Monday, September 8 at 9:00am we’re hosting a sit in at Eric Hamber Secondary in Vancouver.

Date and Time: Monday, Sept 8 – 9am.

Location: Eric Hamber Secondary School. Continue reading “We want to learn. On our teachers’ terms.” Student sit in, Sept 8 – 9am.

North Vancouver Parents’ rally in Lynn Valley

Date and Time: Monday to Friday, 8:30 – 9:00am.

Location: At the intersection of Lynn Valley Road & Mountain Highway.

Additional Information: Bring signs!

MLA Playdate at Peter Fassbender’s office resumes Sept 8

MLA for Surrey-Fleetwood; Minister of Education

Date and Time: Monday, Sept 8 -11:30am

Location: 301 A – 15930 Fraser Highway, Surrey, BC

Additional information:
Bringing workbooks and stories for the kids.

Located in a shopping mall, so there is lots of parking. As the mall is private property sidewalk chalking is probably a bad idea.

Book your MLA Playdate for Monday now.

MLA Playdate is now taking parents’ bookings for their MLA Playdate on Monday, September 8.

Sign up early! Only 85 locations available!

Need a location? Find yours here at MLA Finder.

Not sure how to organize your own MLA Playdate? Take a look at our how-to resources.

Not sure what we’re about? Read about your MLA Playdate.

Still have questions? We’re here to help.