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Oct 6 Virtual Stroll
Streetscape of Gastown heritage buildings, looking towards steam clock and Harbour Centre tower

Join civic historian John Atkin as he takes us on a virtual tour through the historic neighbourhood of Gastown to explore the history of some of the buildings as well as the factors that contributed to its heritage designation.

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Oct 21 Lunch & Learn
Dome of Sun Tower building.

Join Powell Talverdi and architect Barry McGinn as they discuss the recent envelope stabilization, dome reroofing and restoration work of the Sun Tower building that has been ongoing since 2018.

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Nov 25 Old School

Looking to improve the energy performance of your character and/or heritage home? Discover the benefits of heat pumps and learn more about the grants and incentives that can help make the switch easier.

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Notice Regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

VHF is currently offering events and workshops in a virtual format only. We hope to return to in-person events in the future when the public health situation allows.

Please note that the VHF office is closed to visitors at this time. The staff team are fully operational, mostly working remotely but with a regular presence in the office. If you have any questions regarding upcoming events, please contact us via email.