Local Community Information
Our employees come from all over the Lower Mainland. So if you are new to the area, click on your home community below to find out more of what available to you.
Multiple Listing Services www.mls.ca
Places to live, rent, or buy
Local Classified Ads:
Langley Times www.langleytimes.com
Advance News www.langleyadvance.com
Peace Arch News www.peacearchnews.com
Abbotsford Times www.abbotsfordtimes.com
Chilliwack Progress www.theprogress.com
Surrey Leader www.surreyleader.com
Favorite Hot Spots in the Area
WALKS AND HIKES:
Derby Reach (just outside Ft. Langley). Great spot for BBQ, throwing a frisbee, football or family picnics.
Trail along the Nikomekl River (from the river to the Langley Civic Center).
Campbell Valley Park (great walking trails and events throughout the year).
Crescent Beach (White Rock).
Golden Ears (Maple Ridge).
Grouse Mountain (North Vancouver).
Starbucks (Walnut Grove, Chapters, Safeway, Cloverdale).
McBurneys (Langley City).
Ethical Addictions (Langley City).
Wired Monk (Murrayville, Walmart area).
Spill the Beans (Ft. Langley).
Wendels (Ft. Langley).
SPORTS AND OTHER ACTIVITIES:
City Park (baseball, soccer, football, lacrosse, roller hockey).
Al Anderson swimming pool (April to August only).
Walnut Grove Community Center - located in Walnut Grove (swimming and exercise).
WC Blair - located in Murrayville (swimming and exercise).
Civic Center and Twin Rinks (ice skating).
VANCOUVER OUTINGS (TOO MANY TO MENTION, BUT HERE ARE A FEW):
The Well - food (Dunbar and 16th).
Torrefazione - food (41st and Kerrisdale).
The Secret Garden - food (W. Boulevard and 41st).
Il Caffe (10th and Alma).
Bean Around the World - coffee (10th and Sasamat & Granville and 14th).
Calhouns - food (Broadway).
Spanish Banks (near UBC).
Sutton Place - Hotel with a great chocolate and sea food buffet (Burrard St).
Granville Island Market.
Kerrisdale - quaint little village (41st and Granville).
Kitsalano - quaint area and great beach.
English Bay - great beach (ocean kayake rentals).
DISCOUNTS AND PRIVILEGES
- From time to time special discounts are negotiated with suppliers of Trinity Western University. For each occurence an announcement will be issued. Examples could include cell phones, banking services and TWU bookstore discounts to name a few.
- Children of employees may be eligible for financial aid called the Torch Benefit. This is a taxable benefit in the recipient's hands and is not an employee benefit. https://www1.twu.ca/hr/tuitiondiscount/