June 9, 2017

Balloons at Vaisakhi ~ April 15

Early morning set up





The annual Vaisakhi parade draws over a quarter million people, and we were there!




The finer points ot balloon making












The assembly line

Gudron Langolf, member from Vancouver-Langara


Ten volunteers from Vancouver-Langara joined other New Democrats from around MetroVancouver to hand out helium balloons through the day.




Madeline Lalonde, Vancouver-Quilchena











Madeline Lalonde, candidate for Vancouver-Quilchena, spent much of the afternoon meeting and greeting people.


Kelly Green, Richmond-Steveston













So too, did Kelly Green from Richmond-Steveston.




James Wang, candidate for Vancouver-Langara









And our own James Wang made an appearance too!









Face painting was a popular part of our NDP booth too!




















Photos by Jeem. 
Copyright 2017 by V-L BC  NDP.

June 8, 2017

Campaign Office Opening ~ April 8



In the very heart of Vancouver-Langara and at one of the busiest intersections in MetroVancouver, the James Wang Campaign Office opened officially on April 8.













It's on the corner of 41st and Cambie and it boast store front signage on facing both streets.












The office opened with a flurry. Coffee, pastries, cake, and more delighted many members and others who arrived for the special event. It was standing room only!

Host for the opening was Jill Marzetti, one of Canada's best known political activists and campaign managers ~ and also the Campaign Manager to James Wang.

Jill Marzetti








Gordon August






The gathering was honoured to have a special opening blessing offered by Gordon August of the Sechelt Nation.
















It was a crowded event and most of the food was gone before our candidate arrived!














Stefan Nielsen introduced
James Wang
Data guy: Ryan Meech
Campaign staffer, Akeena Legall
with long-time member,  Bruce Ross





















Member Sherry MacDonald eyes the last piece of cake




Thanks to all who came on this special day and to our riding Executive who made it happen!


Photos by Jeem. 
Copyright 2017 by V-L BC NDP.