UBC Bookstore hosts “Cheer On Canada” events

The UBC Bookstore will be hosting several “Cheer On Canada” events.  The Point Grey and Robson Square locations will be open at extended hours in February. For more information, visit http://www.bookstore.ubc.ca/storeinfo/extend_hourFeb2010_content.html.

Event: Olympic Torch Relay Comes to UBC
Date: Feb. 11
Time: 4 – 8 p.m. (torch arrives between 6 – 7 p.m.)
Place: Across from UBC Bookstore at Old Bus Loop, University Blvd. and East Mall
Info: Main stage and live entertainment, activities and booths, torch building contests
Food and concessions, free hot chocolate

Event: Pancakes on the Plaza
Date: Feb. 12
Time: 8:30 – 9:30 a.m.
Info: Free pancakes to celebrate the opening day of the Olympics

Event: Cheer On Canada Circle
Date: Feb. 15 – 26
Time: each day from 12 – 1:30 p.m. free Canadian treat offered
Info: Follow the athletes on TV in a special Cheer on Canada Circle.