August 27: An intimate evening with Sook-Yin Lee
Modo members LARK host a rare treat: an intimate evening with one of Vancouver’s treasured local talents, Sook-Yin Lee. Tickets are $15 and all proceeds will be donated to Inspire Health, a ground-breaking integrated cancer treatment centre that is part of our BC Medical Services. Sook-Yin will perform a set of music and screen her new movie,
Year of the Carnivore. Learn more here. At LARK on 2315 Main Street, from 8pm to 11pm.
September 17: Greenpeace 40th anniversary celebration
40 years ago (on September 15) Greenpeace was founded in Vancouver. The Vancouver office of Greenpeace is a long time Modo member and we’re very proud to provide carsharing for the Rainbow Warrior Festival. This free, family-friendly event will feature an Action Zone, a Kids Zone, a Campaign Zone, and a Main Stage for music and speakers. Stay up-to-date through the event’s
Facebook page. At Jericho Beach from 11am to 6pm.
If you have loved ones near any of these events tell them to come by our Modo booth to learn about our co-op values and incentives to join. And feel free to stop by yourself and say hi:
September 6 through 9: AMS First Week on the Plaza at UBC
On the southwest side of the Student Union Building, First Week on the Plaza will welcome students by showing off all there is to offer at UBC including Modo carsharing! On the plaza from 10am to 4pm.
September 17: Autumn SHIFT Festival on Main Street
The Main Street Business Improvement Association hosts the second annual Autumn SHIFT Festival, closing off car traffic on Main Street between Broadway and 12th Avenue. Modo has many cars and members in this vibrant Mount Pleasant area. From noon to 6pm.
September 20: SFU Sustainability Festival on Burnaby Mountain
SFU's Sustainability Festival is about engaging the community around reducing our footprint on the earth. There will be live music, local food to sample, a popular eco-fashion show, and a wealth of information from local organizations providing environmental solutions. On the Convocation Mall from 11am to 4pm.