Would you like help with reducing your energy bills? Does your household have a moderate or low income? If so, then your household may be eligible for free help from BC Hydro and FortisBC. BC Hydro has two programs for … READ MORE
Upcoming EventsOct21Fri2:30 pm Pro-D Day Fun “Halloween Hoot” (... @ Lake Country Libarary (ORL)Pro-D Day Fun “Halloween Hoot” (... @ Lake Country Libarary (ORL)Oct 21 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pmPro-D. Day Fun “Halloween Hoot” (Ages 5-12) Friday October 21 at 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. Get ready for Halloween with some spooky stories and a black t-shirt painting craft! Participants must provide their own black t-shirt. Registration is required and … READ MORE7:30 pm Lorne Elliot @ Creekside TheatreLorne Elliot @ Creekside TheatreOct 21 @ 7:30 pmLORNE ELLIOTT has performed his one-man show in theatres, universities and comedy clubs. He has shared concert stages with numerous comedy business personalities in the US and Canada and made regular appearances at the Montreal Just For Laughs Festival since … READ MOREOct22Sat6:30 pm Annual Charity Fireman’s Ball @ Oyama Community HallAnnual Charity Fireman’s Ball @ Oyama Community HallOct 22 @ 6:30 pmGet your tickets from any Oyama Station 91 firefighter or from the Oyama General Store.Oct23Sun10:00 am Gambell Farm’s Annual Pumpkin Ca... @ Gambell FarmsGambell Farm’s Annual Pumpkin Ca... @ Gambell FarmsOct 23 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pmBuy, Carve and Enter to Win! Enter the pumpkin pie eating contest ($10 for adults and $5 for all your little boys and ghouls) Test your pumpkin carving skills! ($3, $5 and $7 pumpkins to choose from) Face Painting Kids … READ MOREOct24Mon10:00 am Access & Age-friendly Committee @ Municipal Hall, Winfield RoomAccess & Age-friendly Committee @ Municipal Hall, Winfield RoomOct 24 @ 10:00 amSee the Meeting Agenda package.4:00 pm Let’s Talk Trash Open House @ Lake Country Community Complex/GESSLet’s Talk Trash Open House @ Lake Country Community Complex/GESSOct 24 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pmWhile most of us may not spend much time thinking about where our garbage goes, it may give you some peace of mind knowing there are a group of community members who’ve been volunteering their time to do just that. … READ MORE5:00 pm Public Art Advisory Commission @ Municipal Hall, Winfield RoomPublic Art Advisory Commission @ Municipal Hall, Winfield RoomOct 24 @ 5:00 pmSee the Agenda Package.Oct26Wed3:30 pm Lego Builders (ages 5-12) @ Lake Country Libary (ORL)Lego Builders (ages 5-12) @ Lake Country Libary (ORL)Oct 26 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pmLego Builders (ages 5-12) Wednesdays, Sept 28, Oct 26 and Nov 30 at 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. Join us after school to build amazing creations with our Lego! Registration required and begins two weeks before the program date. Phone 250-766-3141 … READ MOREOct27Thu10:30 am Storytime (5 yrs & under) @ Lake Country Library (ORL)Storytime (5 yrs & under) @ Lake Country Library (ORL)Oct 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 amJoin us for stories, songs & fingerplays! Free & Drop-in Storytime (5 years & under) Thursdays, Sept 15 to Dec 1 at 10:30 – 11:00 a.m.7:00 pm Pyjama Storytime @ Oyama Branch - Okanagan Regional LibraryPyjama Storytime @ Oyama Branch - Okanagan Regional LibraryOct 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pmPyjama Storytime – Join Michelle for stories, rhymes, and songs on the second and fourth Thursday of the month @ 7 pm from Sept 22-Dec 8. Special Wild West Storytime on Oct 13th, from 7-7:40 pm to celebrate UBC’s One … READ MORE
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There are many enjoyable hiking trails that happen to be in rattlesnake territory, but don’t worry; you can enjoy your hike safely by being observant and following some general tips. If you hear a rattlesnake: Stop immediately Locate the snake. … READ MORE
The students working on the bluff are enrolled in a field course in Earth and Environmental Sciences at UBC Okanagan. Dr. Ian Saunders, participating in the field work, provided the following description of what the UBCO students were doing on the … READ MORE
Written by Jack Spalding-Jamieson, Youth Councillor 2015-16 During the sunnier seasons, I cycle around my block quite regularly. I am not trying to get anywhere, and certainly I am not an athlete, I just like cycling. The road around my … READ MORE
“Active transportation” is a broad term referring to non-motorized movement. Another commonly used term is “multi-modal transportation,” which is similar but not the same. This term refers to transportation networks that enable numerous modes (e.g. walking, cycling, transit, cars, etc.). … READ MORE