Tuesday, July 16, 2024

July meeting reminder! (Thursday July 18th)


Vancouver Pen Club July meeting:

Where: The Branch Meeting Room of the Vancouver Public Library's TERRY SALMAN branch at 4575 Clancy Loranger Way, in Vancouver, BC. The library is located on the lower level of the Hillcrest Community Centre, by Nat Bailey Stadium (near Queen Elizabeth Park). There's no baseball game at Nat Bailey that night, so there should be plenty of free parking at the library!

Date: THURSDAY JULY 18, 2024 (this Thursday!)

Time: 5:00pm to 7:30pm

Primary Topic: Birthday Fountain Pens
🎂 (your favourite fountain pen received as a birthday gift ... or bought for yourself as a "self gift"!)

Secondary Topic: Newest Acquisitions!

If you don't have anything to show for either topic, please come to the meeting anyway! If you have any questions, drop us a line at vancouverpenclub@gmail.com

Hope to see you there!

Wednesday, July 10, 2024

Almost time for the Pacific Northwest Pen Show! (July 12-14)


When: July 12 - 14, 2024 (VIP event on Friday July 12th, followed by the actual pen show on Saturday July 13th & Sunday July 14th). 

Where: The Monarch Hotel & Conference Center in Clackamas, Oregon (suburb of Portland) (venue)

• Go to https://pnwpenshow.com for more info & discounted advance tickets to the pen show!

• Sign up for the VIP event, special classes & activities and more at the link above!

• Want to get the latest updates about the pen show?
Check their official Instagram account and
sign up at this link for updates via email!

(For July excitement closer to home, check the blog post directly below this one for info on our pen club's July in-person meeting in Vancouver! 😀)

Wednesday, July 3, 2024

July meeting details!

Vancouver Pen Club July meeting details:

Where: The Branch Meeting Room of the Vancouver Public Library's TERRY SALMAN branch at 4575 Clancy Loranger Way, in Vancouver, BC. The library is located on the lower level of the Hillcrest Community Centre, by Nat Bailey Stadium (near Queen Elizabeth Park); this is the same place we had our August 2023 meeting.

Date: THURSDAY JULY 18, 2024

Time: 5:00pm to 7:30pm (please note: we have to leave the room by 7:30pm, as per the library's room rental policy)

Primary Topic: Birthday Fountain Pens! 
🎂 (your favourite fountain pen received as a birthday gift, or bought for yourself as a "self gift" lol).

Secondary Topic: Newest Acquisitions!
Please bring examples of the primary and/or secondary topic if you have any; if you don't have any examples for either topic, please come to the meeting anyway!

Parking: There's free parking by the side of the community center, and overflow parking next to it. There is no Vancouver Canadians baseball game the night of our meeting, so there should be plenty of free spots in the library parking area!

Hope you can make it! Any questions? Please contact us at vancouverpenclub@gmail.com