What is Glenburn Booster Club Anyway?

We’ve been really surprised and excited by the enthusiasm for which our little soda fountain has been met by the people of North Burnaby and beyond.  Seems there is a need in our community for a sweet spot and for that we’re overjoyed! Starting up a business is a funny thing.  Everyone roots for the…

We all scream for ice cream!

Are you vanilla? chocolate? strawberry?  Do you just love’m all??? Answer our poll question about what you crave for ice cream flavours! Feel free to make suggestions as well!

Another cool find!

We were fortunate to find a great 40’s-50’s era Hot Fudge Pump manufactured by Helmco Inc., Chicago Illinois.  It is in really great condition and will make a great serving piece as well as display piece for the soda fountain.  Everyone remembers those great hot fudge sundaes that you could get at your local soda…

Our vintage soda fountain unit is on its way!

Happy Wednesday everyone…we are anxiously awaiting the arrival of our vintage, 1931 (yes 1931!) soda fountain.  We were very excited to find such a great piece of nostalgia in working condition.  The soda fountain is the focal point of every good soda fountain shoppe.  Stop by our blog/facebook page soon and maybe we will give…

What treats do you crave?

It has been great fun researching traditional soda fountain treats for the menu at Glenburn Soda Fountain.  We’ve discovered interesting old time recipes and are busy sourcing high quality ingredients – like top of the line ice cream and syrups from local producers.  We’re looking forward to hearing what treats our guests like most too!…

Posters are up!

It’s official – we’re putting ourselves out there and going public with our name and target opening time. Today we finished off some scraping of the floors, did some vacuuming and put the “opening soon” posters up in the windows.  They look pretty good if I do say so myself. It’s a bit nerve-wracking putting…