What’s happening

Oct
31
Fri
Water bill due date
Oct 31 @ 4:30 pm

Semi-annual water bills for the period July 1 to December 31, 2014 are due and payable before 4:30 pm on Friday, October 31, 2014.  Payments received after the close of business on October 31, 2014 will be charged a late penalty of 5% on the unpaid balance.

Payments can be made by mail; in person at Municipal Hall located at 10150 Bottom Wood Lake Rd; at all major financial institutions; or via internet and telephone banking.  There is an after-hours drop box to the right of the main door of Municipal Hall. Municipal office hours are 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday.  Ph. 250-766-5650

Halloween in Lake Country
Oct 31 @ 6:00 pm

Fun for the whole family on October 31:

Oyama Community Hall (6:00-8:00pm) – drop in for hot chocolate and treats provided Free by the Oyama Community Club.

 

Beasley Park (6:30-8:30pm)

6:30pm - hot dogs and hot chocolate served by the Lake Country Lions Club

8:00pm – Fireworks! Provided Free by District of Lake Country Fire Department and Leisure Services.  250-766-1485 for more information.

Dracula presented by Creekside Players @ Creekside Theatre
Oct 31 @ 7:30 pm

The Vampire Play in Three Acts
This is one of the great mystery thrillers and is generally considered among the best of its kind. Lucy Seward, whose mother is the doctor in charge of an English sanitorium, has been attacked by some mysterious illness. Dr. Van Helsing, a specialist, believes that the girl is the victim of a vampire, a sort of ghost that goes about at night sucking blood from its victims. The vampire is at last found to be a certain Count Dracula, whose ghost is at last laid to rest in a striking and novel manner. The play is intended for all who love thrills in the theater. Pure escape and great fun. N.Y. Post An evening of high class fun.

 

Friday, October 31 at 7:30pm opening night

Saturday, November 1 at 2pm matinee & 7:30pm

Friday, November 7 at 7:30pm

Saturday, November 8 at 2pm matinee & 7:30pm

Nov
1
Sat
Dracula – presented by Creekside Players @ Creekside Theatre
Nov 1 @ 2:00 pm

The Vampire Play in Three Acts
This is one of the great mystery thrillers and is generally considered among the best of its kind. Lucy Seward, whose mother is the doctor in charge of an English sanitorium, has been attacked by some mysterious illness. Dr. Van Helsing, a specialist, believes that the girl is the victim of a vampire, a sort of ghost that goes about at night sucking blood from its victims. The vampire is at last found to be a certain Count Dracula, whose ghost is at last laid to rest in a striking and novel manner. The play is intended for all who love thrills in the theater. Pure escape and great fun. N.Y. Post An evening of high class fun.

 

Saturday, November 1 at 2pm matinee & 7:30pm

Friday, November 7 at 7:30pm

Saturday, November 8 at 2pm matinee & 7:30pm

Dracula – presented by Creekside Players @ Creekside Theatre
Nov 1 @ 7:30 pm

The Vampire Play in Three Acts
This is one of the great mystery thrillers and is generally considered among the best of its kind. Lucy Seward, whose mother is the doctor in charge of an English sanitorium, has been attacked by some mysterious illness. Dr. Van Helsing, a specialist, believes that the girl is the victim of a vampire, a sort of ghost that goes about at night sucking blood from its victims. The vampire is at last found to be a certain Count Dracula, whose ghost is at last laid to rest in a striking and novel manner. The play is intended for all who love thrills in the theater. Pure escape and great fun. N.Y. Post An evening of high class fun.

 

Saturday, November 1 at  7:30pm

Friday, November 7 at 7:30pm

Saturday, November 8 at 2pm matinee & 7:30pm

Nov
2
Sun
End of Daylight Savings Time
Nov 2 @ 2:00 am

Don’t forget to turn your clocks back an hour before you got to bed Saturday night.  Daylight Savings Time officially ends at 2am Sunday morning.

Lost in the Archives: Lake Country’s past through letters, diaries and journals @ Creekside Theatre
Nov 2 @ 1:30 pm

The Lake Country Heritage and Cultural Society is pleased to host “Lost in the Archives: Lake Country’s past through letters, diaries and journals”.

This lecture will take place at the Creekside Theatre, 10241 Bottom Wood Lake Road, Lake Country on Sunday November 2nd at 1:30pm. Doors open at 1:00pm. Admission is by donation.


This presentation by Laura Neame will delve into the history of Lake Country. With the aid of photos and material from the Archives at the Lake Country Museum, Laura will bring to life some of the fascinating history of this area.


Laura is the Archivist for Lake Country Museum and although she has only lived in the community for eight years, she has become increasingly intrigued by its people, stories and history. Laura grew up in Toronto, but as she puts it “left as soon as possible for BC”. She attended both Simon Fraser University and UBC. She earned a BA in English and received a Masters in Library Science. She has extensive experience in various BC college libraries, culminating in her position as Director of Libraries at Okanagan College from 2005 until 2010.

For more information about this or upcoming lectures please contact the Lake Country Museum and Archives at 250-766-0111 or email info@lakecountrymuseum.com. Website www.lakecountrymuseum.com

Nov
3
Mon
ALL Candidates Forum hosted by Chamber of Commerce @ Creekside Theatre
Nov 3 @ 7:00 pm
Municipal Election November 15 2014 – Lake Country Mayoral and Council Candidates and the residents of Lake Country are invited to attend an All Candidates Forum on Nov 3 2014 as well as submit questions for the panel or individual candidates.

 

The Lake Country  Chamber of Commerce is hosting an All Candidates forum on Nov. 3 at the Creekside Theatre @ George Elliott School, where the two Mayoral Candidates and the Twelve Council Candidates will answer questions.

The event will be moderated and timed.

Due to the large number of candidates who will be speaking, there will no open microphone; the public is asked to pre-submit their questions. Selected questions will be chosen by the Moderator and the Review Panel.

Questions can be submitted to the review panel at manager@lakecountrychamber.com  or faxed to 250-766-0170.

Questions can also be dropped off to the Chamber Office at 106-3121 Hill Rd.

 

The deadline for submitted questions is 4pm October 30

 

The Nov. 3, 2014 forum will begin at 7pm. (Doors open at 6:30 p.m).

It will run in two parts, starting with questions for the Mayoral Candidates, followed by questions for the council candidates.

 

Nov
4
Tue
Special Council Meeting @ Council Chambers, Municipal Hall
Nov 4 @ 4:45 pm – 5:00 pm
Regular Council Meeting – CANCELLED @ Council Chambers, Municipal Hall
Nov 4 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

The November 4, 2014 Regular Meeting of Council has been cancelled.  The next Regular Meeting will be held Tuesday, November 18, 2014.

The agendas are posted here the Thursday prior to the Tuesday meeting.

Contact for more information.

NOTE:  There will be no Public Comment until after the 2014 General Election. The public is invited to write to Mayor and Council or apply to present as a Delegation at a future meeting by contacting the Corporate Services Department.