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UsedVancouver to Host Swap Meet at ‘Movies For Mommies’

Vancouver, BC – March 4, 2013 announced today a ‘Moms Love to Swap’ event at ‘Movies for Mommies’ on March 6th and 7th at Vancouver’s Collingwood Cinema and Hollywood 3 Cinema.
The events will allow Moms and Dads to bring their babies along to the baby-friendly movie theatre where the volume is reduced, lights are brighter and in-theatre change tables are provided.

Before the movie begins, will host a mini-swap meet. Moms and Dads will be selling and trading their gently used baby gear, clothes and toys. The swap takes place in the theatre lobby and runs for an hour before the movie starts.

“This is a great event for parents to reward themselves for a job well done and get out and enjoy a current and popular movie for grown-ups – not just the cartoons that usually occupy TV time at home,” said Erin Richards, Marketing Coordinator. “Parents will also have a chance to buy, sell and trade used baby items and meet other parents, so it promises to be a fun time.”


Wednesday, March 6. Doors open at 10:30am, movie starts at 11:30

Where: Collingwood Cinema, 3215 Kingsway, Vancouver

Movie: The Hobbit

Tickets: $10 (movie ticket, popcorn and drink)


Thursday, March 7. Doors open at 10:30am, movie starts at 11:30

Where: Hollywood 3 Cinemas, 19190 Lougheed Hwy, Pitt Meadows

Movie: Silver Linings Playbook

Tickets: $8 (movie ticket, popcorn and drink)

For more information on Movies for Mommies visit and

Established in 2003, is Canada’s biggest Canadian-owned online classified
. There are local city sites in the UsedEverywhere network across the country, including
, UsedOttawa, UsedWinnipeg, UsedRegina, UsedCalgary and more.

About Movies for Mommies:
Movies for Mommies, Canada’s original mommy-baby movie event, runs in Vancouver every other Wednesday afternoon at the Rio Theatre and every other Thursday at the Hollywood 3 Cinema in Pitt Meadows and Dolphin Cinema in Burnaby. Mothers and their babies are welcomed into an infant-friendly environment where they can escape into a current movie, nurse in the dark, and network with other new moms.

Media Contacts:

Erin Richards/
250.381.3633 ext. 3291

Scott Ledingham/PRMediaNow