Businesses

Emma Lea Farms

Emma Lea Farms is located in sunny Ladner – just take a drive across the single-lane, century old wooden bridge onto Westham Island and you’ll be returning often. Emma Lea offers u-pick and ready picked berries, a wide variety of BC Grown fruits and vegetables, as well as SPCA Certified beef, homemade jam, pickled veggies, honey, candles and flowers. Their Ice Cream Shoppe offers the perfect summer treats when you are visiting the farm –  ice cream, sundaes, smoothies, …

Stir Coffee House

Stir Coffee House, at the entry of historic Ladner Village, sits now on a spot that has been vital to the community for many years. In 1963, Johnny Lowe opened Ladner Grocery, a corner store that provided local Ladner residents a place to buy their flowers and groceries, but also a place to connect with other members of the community. Everyone in Ladner knew Johnny and felt welcomed into his store by either him, or a member of his …

The East Village BIA

The East Village

The East Village is located within two historic neighbourhoods situated in the heart of East Vancouver: Hastings Sunrise and Grandview-Woodland. We are a community that has a long heritage of cultural diversity, as well as a dedication to fostering unique businesses that capture the real flavour of what it means to be from East Vancouver. The East Village includes two unique and historically significant neighbourhoods. Between Clark Drive and Nanaimo Street lies historic Grandview-Woodland, home to some of the …

BC Association of Farmers’ Markets

Lawlor Goldsmith Shoppe Ltd.

When her father, Patrick Lawlor, decided to retire from the jewelry business in 2010, Janice Lawlor-Cooper purchased his jewelry service department.
Lawlor Goldsmith Shoppe evolved and the store now carries a wide selection of fine jewelry brands. Specializing in diamonds, gold, silver, pearls and gemstones, customers can find distinct pieces at all price points.
Custom design and repair are among the services that can be found only within an independent business such as Lawlor’s. Bring in your custom design ideas and look …

Quilted Bear

The Quilted Bear The Quilted Bear is located in historic Ladner Village! Carol and her staff are known for their friendly and helpful service.  If you need help in choosing colours for your quilt, stuck on a pattern or if you just want a place to hang out, come see us! We encourage browsers.  Even if you don’t quilt come on in and see the samples we have around the store.  Who knows, you might get “the bug” …