2018 Events 

Craft & Gift Fair 

Monday, September 17–Friday, September 21
Monday, October 22–Friday, October 26
Monday, November 26–Friday, November 30

9:00 am–7:00 pm
Main Foyer, A Building

2018 Past Events

Our United Way Community Week events raised a total of $2319.30! Thank you to all who volunteered and attended!

Congratulations to Daniel Thorpe whose rubber duck crossed the finish line first and netted the $50 grand prize.

Proceeds from all events go towards the United Way.


Craft & Gift Fair | Monday, June 18­–Friday, June 22
8:30 am–7:00 pmMain Foyer, A Building

Source out unique finds, baubles, and gifts for everyone. The fair will have a number of items including jewellery, clothing, accessories, condiments, and more.

Book & Media Sale | Tuesday, June 19
10:00 am­–1:00 pm
Main Foyer, A Building

Browse through a collection of used books, CDs, and DVDs for only $2-$5. Cash only.

Duck Race | Wednesday, June 20
12:00 pm
Library Pond

Buy a rubber duck and cheer it on for a chance to win $50. Ducks costs $2, first duck to cross the finish line wins.

Hotdog Sale | Wednesday, June 20
11:00 am–1:30 pm or until sold out
Near the Bookstore

Only $6 for a smokie plus a bag of chips and a pop. Or if you prefer, the famous Banzai Dog Combo for $7. Vegetarian options available.


Our 2017 Events raised a grand total of $16,096.45! Thank you to all who volunteered and attended!

Proceeds from all events go towards the United Way.

2017 Past Events

Craft Fair     $3150.00 raised!
November 27-December 1 | 9:00 am-4:00 pm | Main Foyer

Book and Media Sale        $1069.00 raised!

November 16 | 10:00 am-1:00 pm | Main Foyer
Browse through a collection of very reasonably priced books, CDs, DVDs and vinyl records.

Lost and Found Sale         $1253.00 raised!

November 2 | 10:00 am-1:00 pm | Main Foyer
A treasure trove of clothing, school supplies, books, flash drives, umbrellas and more.

Craft Fair          $2820.00 raised!
October 23-27 | 9:00 am-4:00 pm | Main Foyer
Table space is rented out to local craft & gift vendors on a daily basis. All sorts of crafts & gifts will be on sale, so come and see what appeals to you.

Hotdog Sale     $604.30 raised!
October 26 | 11:00 am-2:00 pm | Near Bookstore
Only $6 for a smokie plus a bag of chips and a pop. Or if you prefer, the famous Banzai Dog Combo for $7.


2016 Past Events

United Way Duck Race & Hot Dog Sale - Oct 19, 2016
Join us on Wednesday, Oct 9 for a lunchtime barbecue and the popular United Way rubber duck race. All proceeds benefit the United Way.

  • United Way Duck Race - 12:00 pm, Library pond
    Sponsor a rubber duck and cheer it on for a chance to win $50. Ducks cost $2, first duck to cross the finish line wins. Purchase your duck or animal today from any Langara United Way representative or at the B Building Reception Desk. 

  • Hot dog sale - 11:00 am - 2:00 pm, by the Bookstore (while supplies last)
    Buy a hot dog for lunch! 
    Smokie Combo (smokie, chips, drink): $6.00; Banzai combo: $7.00 

United Way Craft & Gift Fair - Sep 19-23, 2016

Table space is rented out to local craft & gift vendors on a daily basis, and the proceeds go towards Langara's annual United Way campaign (which takes place largely in the Fall semester each year). All sorts of crafts & gifts will be on sale, so come and see what appeals to you. 

United Way Duck Race & Hot Dog Sale - July 13, 2016
Join us on Wednesday, July 13 for a lunchtime barbecue and the popular United Way rubber duck race. All proceeds benefit the United Way.

  • United Way Duck Race - 12:00 pm, Library pond
    Sponsor a rubber duck and cheer it on for a chance to win $50. Ducks cost $2, first duck to cross the finish line wins. Purchase your duck or animal today from any Langara United Way representative or at the B Building Reception Desk. 

  • Hot dog sale - 11:00 am - 2:00 pm, by the Bookstore (while supplies last)
    Buy a hot dog for lunch! 
    Smokie Combo (smokie, chips, drink): $6.00; Banzai combo: $7.00 

United Way Bingo - July 11 - 22, 2016

Buy a bingo card for $2 and get a chance to win $50!   All the fun happens at 12 Noon daily until there is a winner.

Langara United Way Plane Pull - September 17, 2016
Join the Langara United Way Team on the airport runway! We are currently recruiting team members for the chance to pull a 127,000lb jumbo jet, while raising money for a good cause. All staff and students are welcome to join the team. All donations welcome. See the Plane Pull page for details.