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Hot Weather in Store for Southwestern BC

Posted July 13, 2018

While hot and sunny conditions are welcomed news for most, Environment and Climate Change Canada and Medical Health Officers are reminding residents to take precautions to protect themselves from the heat. Keep cool by:

  • Spending time in an air-conditioned facility (such as a shopping centre, library, community centre or restaurant) for at least several hours every day.
  • Dress for the weather by wearing loose, light-weight clothing. Protect yourself from the sun by wearing a wide-brimmed hat and sunglasses.
  • Avoid sunburn, stay in the shade or use sunscreen with SPF 30 or more
  • NEVER leave children or pets alone in a parked car.
  • Check in on others - People living alone are at high risk of severe heat related illness.  
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Please Be Seated

 Please Be Seated

Please Be Seated
May 30-July 30, 2018
McGill Library | 4595 Albert Street

Drawing from the City of Burnaby Permanent Art Collection, this exhibition features psychologically-charged depictions of chairs from artists including Michael Snow, Robert Young and Bill Laing. 

Image: Joanne Tod, Shaker Suite, 1986, lithograph on paper, P/P 2, 49.0 x 97.0 cm, City of Burnaby Permanent Art Collection, From the Furlan Collection of Contemporary Canadian Prints Gift of R. and L. Furlan, Photo: Blaine Campbell