What’s happening

May
6
Fri
Babytime at the library @ Lake Country Library
May 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

Babytime (newborn to 18 months) FREE Drop-in program.

Friday mornings at 10:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. January 15 to May 13.

Join us for songs, rhymes and baby fun!

May
7
Sat
Storytime @ Lake Country Library
May 7 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

Storytime (recommended for ages 5 & under)  FREE drop in program.

Saturday mornings at 10:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. January 16 to May 14.

Caregivers & little ones join us for stories, songs, puppets & more.

Pick up event for pre-ordered composters & rain barrels @ Lake Country Municipal Hall
May 7 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

If you pre-ordered a composter or rain barrel through the Regional Waste Reduction Office, please remember to stop by the Lake Country Municipal Hall on Saturday, May 7th (2-4pm) to pick it up.

Note:  There will be NO sales at this event; it is for pick up of pre-purchased items only.

composter poster 11x17 Feb16

May
8
Sun
Mother’s Day Family Festival @ Lone Pine Ranch (near Predator Ridge Golf and Sparkling Hills Resort)
May 8 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Pile the whole family in the car and come out to the ranch for a festival day of family fun for Mother’s Day!

“Shot Gun” Wedding Contest Ceremony

[contact the ranch for more details on entering the contest to win a last minute (winners get 48 hrs notice before the May 8 event) wedding with seating for up to 10 family/friends per couple].

  • Ceremony  Start Time:  3:00pm

EVENT DETAILS

  • Gate Toll:  $10.00 per car load
  • Live Music:  The Rann Berry Band
  • Dancing demo’s & lessons
  • “Moms Only” private excursions
  • Complimentary wine tasting for Mom
  • S’mores @ The Cowboy Campfire
  • Old Fashion Country Pie Sale
  • Meet the Clydesdales
  • Crack the code & enter to win!
  • Kim’s Country Kitchen serving up our ranch favorites!
  • Saloon Service for Mom & Dad

Please leave your pets at home!

May
9
Mon
Agricultural Advisory Committee meeting @ Municipal Hall, Council Chambers
May 9 @ 5:00 pm
Public Art Advisory Commission meeting @ Municipal Hall, Winfield Room
May 9 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
May
10
Tue
Knitting Circle @ Okanagan Regional Library - Oyama Branch
May 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

ball of wool sheepKnitting Circle – Every Tuesday from 6:00 – 7:00 pm till May 17th

Drop in sessions for all experience levels.

Tea is served! Bring your own project and supplies: needles, wool, imagination, creativity & fun.

May
11
Wed
Info Night: Opening a Child Care in your home @ Winfield Room, Municipal Hall
May 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

OPENING A CHILD CARE IN YOUR HOME

Come to our FREE information night to learn more about the benefits of becoming a Registered License not Required (RLNR) child care. Some of the benefits and services are listed below.

CCRR Services: ~ Onsite email/telephone consultation ~Start-up support ~Training in: – child development

– behaviour strategies – health, safety and nutrition – working with families

Benefits of becoming a RLNR: ~ Increased Child Care Subsidy Rates ~Free Child Care Referrals to your program ~ Low cost training ~ CCRR support ~ Child Care Operations Templates ~ Quality & Safe Child Care in your own home

 

Pre-registration required by phone or email.

resource@kelownachildcare.com

250-762-3536

Website: www.kelownachildcare.com

Funded by the Province of British Columbia

View CCRR Services at:

youtube.com/watch?v=wo01NVUqA78

LNR info night office poster_LC_May 11 2016

 

May
12
Thu
Train to be a Seniors Support Volunteer @ The People Place (Family Resource Centre Society for the North Okanagan)
May 12 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Senior Support Volunteer Program Make a difference in a senior’s life! If you have a special interest in working with seniors and want to offer ongoing support to older adults who are clients of the Seniors Mental Health program then this program is for you. You could help assist in maintaining the optimal level of independence though individual and/or group work with clients.

Poster 2016 training for people working with seniors -VernonThrough this program, trained volunteers who have a special interest in working with seniors offer ongoing support to older adults who are clients of the Seniors Mental Health program.  The objective is to assist in maintaining the optimal level of independence for clients.  This is done through individual contact and/or group work with clients that are socially isolated and may be experiencing the early stages of dementia or depression.

THE NEXT TRAINING PROGRAM STARTS APRIL 14, 2016

TRAINING DATES/TIMES:

  • Thursdays – April 14 – May 26, 2016
  • 9:00am – Noon
  • Classes held at “The People Place”

For more information see www.vernonfrc.ca

Knitting Circle @ Lake Country Branch of the Okanagan Regional Library
May 12 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Thursday afternoons at 3:00 p.m.

For knitters & crocheters of all experience levels. Bring along yarn and needles and a project to work on.

Drop-in and Free.

Knitting Circle poster on-going 2016 LC