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Summer Internship Opportunity for Teens!



For graduating grade 12 students planning to attend post-secondary school in the fall of 2018

The Barbara Brink internship is a minimum 8 week paid summer internship that leads to a scholarship toward post-secondary studies, upon successful completion of the term project and internship responsibilities. This unique opportunity allows the successful applicant to work with our Youth Program Specialist to develop a project of their choice that aims to ignite wonder and empower the audiences of Science World to question the world around them.

For more information about the internship and how to apply click here

Application deadline is April 30, 2018

NWPD Student Police Academy

Are you a grade 11 or 12 student who is curious about a career in policing? Want to learn from the best about investigative methods and advanced driving techniques? Then consider applying for the New Westminster Police Department Student Police Academy.

Application due date is May 1, 2018 and the Academy runs from July 3 – July 13, 2018. The physical exam has been postponed.

This two week program gives you a behind the scenes look at all aspects of being a police officer. From physical conditioning and self-defense tactics, to scenario-based simulations and firearm safety, you’ll receive from police the most up to date tactical training.

You will learn about the many different aspects of policing from exciting guest speakers. Meet members of the K9 Unit, see the police helicopter – Air 1 up close, and get out on the water with the NWPD Marine Unit.

This is your opportunity to see what it takes to be a police officer.

Successful candidates will exemplify the following core values:

Professionalism – Police officers are expected to conduct themselves in a professional and appropriate manner both at work and in their personal lives.

Responsibility – Police officers are responsible for their own actions and for their contribution to a positive culture in their class.

Accountability – We are looking for candidates who understand the importance of taking ownership for their actions, both positive and negative.

Integrity –A police officer must be honest and truthful, realizing that the goal of each investigation is to discover truth rather than eliminating doubt.

Service – Police officers exemplify one of the most effective forms of leadership: servant leadership.  Police officers lead by example and willingly assist with the most marginalized of all populations.

Endurance – Policing is both physically and mentally challenging.

North Shore Mayors’ Golf Tournament


This annual golf tournament, supported and endorsed by Mayor Mussatto and Mayor Walton, has raised almost $1,300,000 since it began in 2008 and the proceeds have gone to a variety of deserving organizations across the North Shore. The Harvest Project has been selected for this years donation of $50,000.00 and brings much needed assets to residents of the North Shore and we are pleased to be able to provide our support to this essential facility”.

Location:        Seymour Golf and Country Club

3723 Mt Seymour Pkwy

North Vancouver, BC V7G 1C1

Dates and Volunteer Duties:

Thursday, May 24, 2018

  • 2 volunteers
  • 6:30pm – 8:00pm
  • assist with cart signage

Friday, May 25, 2018

  • 8 volunteers
  • 5:00pm – 7:00pm
  • assist with removal of tables/chairs, signage, golf pins and any other items from the days activities on the golf course
  • pack up signage for storage
  • remove cart signage

Contact for Sign Up:

           Heather Baker


Summer Volunteer Opportunities at Parkgate

There are so many reasons for high school students to volunteer at Parkgate this summer:


  • Get 30-hour volunteer requirement done in as little as one week!
  • Get Work Experience 4 credits (total of 90 hours required – so possible!)
  • Get a great addition to your resume!
  • Bulk up that post-secondary application!
  • Do good in your community for your friends and neighbours!
  • Make camp great for kids!


Summer Day Camp Volunteer applications are open now:

For more information, please see Ms. Parmar

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