Aaron Chapman and the Last Gang in Town!


The Friends Annual General Meeting is March 19th. 2017.

Join us as author/historian Aaron Chapman presents his latest best-selling book The Last Gang in Town. Covering a fascinating period of Vancouver crime history in the early 1970s, when East Vancouver street gangs clashed with police, and became the targets of a secret undercover Gang Squad.

Membership is only $20 and  are now 100% tax deductible. Sign up today by following the “Membership” link.  Or you can also join at the AGM.

Vancouver Archives
2:00pm March 19th. (doors open at 1:30pm).

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