See you at Bike to Work Week’s Celebration Station, 8am – 11am, 25 May, at the Pemberton Bike Co

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Saddle up, bike-lovers. May 25-31 is Bike to Work Week in the SLRD. Ditch the car. Bike to work. Bike to school. Bike anywhere. Challenge your workmates or your classmates to ride, too. Whether… Continue reading

Take a hike. And we say that in the most loving way possible.

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Best, most beloved, walks around Pemberton? Go. (I’m thinking: One Mile Lake boardwalk loop. What about you?)

h’OMgrown Fest, June 5-7, is a reminder that wellness isn’t a DIY thing. Yay community.

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h’OMgrown Fest is coming up. And here’s one reason to check it out: Tanya di Valentino, founder: “I want people leaving with a feeling of self-empowerment, gain some tools to enhance the quality… Continue reading

WAG Wellness Clinics return to Mt Currie, starting May 22

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Whistler Animals Galore (WAG) has teamed up with the Pemberton Veterinary Hospital and Lil’wat Nation for the second year to hold monthly Animal Wellness Clinics in Mt. Currie from May to September. The… Continue reading

SLRD hosts an Info Sharing Session on Commercial Assembly and Events, May 21, 7pm, Community Centre

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The SLRD is hosting the first of two Information Sharing & Consultation Sessions regarding commercial public assembly uses in the SLRD, in Pemberton, tomorrow evening. Pemberton Community Centre, the Great Hall 7390 Cottonwood… Continue reading

Buffy Sainte-Marie says it like it is: “goddamn alcohol.”

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Buffy Sainte-Marie was on Q last week. If you didn’t hear her interview, with new host Shad, you can watch it here. What made me want to watch was this quote, from towards… Continue reading

The Best of Pemberton – today is your last chance to vote

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It’s always fun to read the annual Best of Pemberton round-up in the Pique – even though, the categories don’t change much over the years, the winners don’t change much, and some of… Continue reading

Ever had a case of mistaken plant identity? Bunch berry might be the culprit.

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Dangit. I was just getting a handle on my inner steward, pedalling away going, “that’s a dogwood,” when it turns out I was being tricked by the bunchberry. Beautiful showy flowers. Got me… Continue reading

Wake Up With the One You Love… Nature.

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How’s your 30×30 Nature Challenge going? Did you know that 80% of millennials (the young’uns) SLEEP with their phones? Maybe that’s partly why the David Suzuki Foundation is urging people to trade screen… Continue reading

Column: The Wellness Triple Challenge: balancing kids, work and exercise

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Our plans to see the sights around St. George, Utah last week were entirely scuttled by the IRONMAN race taking place. Roads were closed, police roadblocks detoured us at every corner, the city… Continue reading