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Fall Soundwalks 2012

Soundwalking Stories on Foot
Part of Word on the Street Festival: “The Unwritten Word”
September 30, 2012; 5 soundwalks, 12-5PM on the hour
Led by Hildegard Westerkamp, Tyler Kinnear, Jenni Schine, Milena Droumeva
Meeting Location: Vancouver Public Library, Central Branch
Join us for a soundwalk that explores a different way of experiencing the Word on

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Spring Soundwalks 2012

Leaving Footprints: hearing the sounds of home
Sunday, April 15, 2012 | 2PM-3:30PM
Meeting location:  Commercial Drive and East 14th Avenue.
Led by Jenni Schine and Cat Main
As we walk through familiar places, we inscribe our own stories onto the routes that we make. What do these everyday places sound like? Come explore the

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Fall Soundwalks 2011

Below The Surface
Sunday, October 2, 2011; 2:00-3:30PM
Meet at 485 west 8th avenue (at Cambie)
Led by Kristen Roos

This soundwalk explores the soundscape that lies deep beneath the city in the reverberating cement caverns known as parking lots. The walk will mainly take place in indoors.

This soundwalk is part of Culture Days!

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Spring Soundwalks 2011

The Audible vs. Inaudible Spectrum
Sunday, April 10, 2011; 2-3:30PM
Led by Janine Island
Meeting Location: in front of the Bloedel Conservatory in Queen Elizabeth Park
This soundwalk will explore the sonic terrain in the gardens of Queen Elizabeth Park. Participants will be encouraged to think about the audible and inaudible frequencies that exist

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Spring Soundwalks 2010

The horizontal city
Sunday, April 25, 2010; 5PM
Led by Chris O’Connor
Meeting Location Vancouver Art Gallery; steps on the Robson Street side of the gallery.
Looping back on itself multiple times, this soundwalk eschews the ‘vertical’ city in favour of a ‘horizontal’ exploration.
Marauding through the sounds of Marpole
Sunday, May 2, 2010; 5PM
Led by

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Fall Soundwalks 2009

20 September 2009; 2pm
Led by Chris O’Connor
Meeting location: Strathcona at Hawks and Georgia (corner of MacLean Park)
This soundwalk will utilize both drawing (on paper) and movement (in space) while exploring the curiosities of this historic neighbourhood.
False Creek Soundwalk
27 September 2009; 2pm
Led by Kristen Roos
Meeting location: the courtyard of the Plaza

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Spring Soundwalks 2009

19 April 2009; 2pm
Led by Andrea Dancer
Meet at Green College, UBC, 6201 Cecil Green Park Road, under the entry arch between the offices, Coach House and Graham House.
Transit users take the # 84 to Allison Road and walk south or any UBC bus to the
main bus loop and walk west

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Fall Soundwalks 2008

Rambling through Lynn Canyon
28 September 2008; 2pm
Led by Janine Island
Meeting location: Lynn Canyon Cafe, 3690 Park Road, North Vancouver
Transit users take the Seabus from Waterfront Skytrain Station to Lonsdale Quay then take the 229 Westlynn from Bay 3 to Peters Rd. at Duval Rd.; walk east along Peters Rd. to

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