Its FUN FOR ALL in the SPPH family at the PopData County Fair! Join us for food, games, prizes, a chili cook-off, pie contest, and celebrity dunk tank!
All of SPPH are invited to the Fair, which is presented by Population Data BC.
CHAMPION CHILI or PIE MAKER?
SPPH County Fair Dunk Tank Celebrities Announced!
- Chili Contest: Think you make a champion chili? Submit your best, vegetarian or con carne, at the SPPH County Fair. Categories include: vegetarian, meat or quirky.
A panel of 5 SPPH staff, students and faculty will judge the chili. The winner will receive a gift certificate to the Gourmet Warehouse. Chili will be served to fair attendees. A copy of the winning recipe will be made available to SPPH staff, students and faculty in return for a donation to feed the homeless of Vancouver’s downtown east side.
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- Pie Contest: No, not eating it, baking it! Have a perfect pastry? Enter the pie contest at the SPPH County Fair.
Pies will be judged by a SPPH panel of faculty, staff and students, looking at pastry, filling, presentation and more. Best pie wins a gift certificate to the Gourmet Warehouse. Pies will be distributed to attendees at the County Fair. Sign up online
Now’s your chance to dunk your colleagues for a good cause - if dunking them for the sheer fun of it isn’t enough! From noon to 1pm at the SPPH County Fair this coming Thursday, for just a toonie, you can take your aim to try to soak four brave souls from SPPH.
12:00 – 12:15 Jean Shoveller, Professor, SPPH
12:15 – 12:30 Elvis (What? You didn’t know Elvis worked in PopData?)
12:30 – 12:45 Gary Poole, Associate Director, SPPH
12:45 – 1pm Karen Bartlett, Professor, SPPH
All proceeds go towards buying supplies to make sandwiches for people in the downtown eastside.
Faculty, staff and students are all welcome to join in the fun and games. A FREE LUNCH WILL BE SERVED! WE NEED TO KNOW NUMBERS, SO if you haven’t signed up to attend the fair yet, so SIGN UP TODAY!