Getting to (NOT QUITE) Zero Waste

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Something about garbage and how much I produce gets to me. I mean, how families become Zero Waste I really want to know. I used to think that we were doing our part… Continue reading

Instagram feature: Melody Charlie is @firstnationphotographer

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@firstnationphotographer posts to instagram every day, and it is beautiful. It’s not a local account, so I’m bending my rules a little bit, but I think it’s justifiable, because they’re my rules to… Continue reading

World Suicide Prevention Day is September 10

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World Suicide Prevention Day is September 10. I can’t suggest that we “celebrate” this. In fact, there’s a part of me that grapples even with the word “prevention”… because, yes, I lost someone… Continue reading

Moments make up life. What will you see?

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In an effort to ease symptoms of the concussion healing journey she was on, in March 2014, Wellness Almanac contributor Janet Ouchterlony decided to set a goal of walking to and jumping in… Continue reading

The Country Fair is at the Museum on Sunday, September 13

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To be honest, I’m still surprised to find myself living in “the country”, even if it is country mediated by massive mountains and concomitant snow culture. Any trips to the city these days… Continue reading

Save the date for the Library’s annual Book Sale, September 11

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The Friends of the Pemberton Library host their annual Book Sale on Friday September 11 from 10am to 5pm, in front of Scotiabank. Why stop by? Because Scotiabank match all funds raised. Because… Continue reading

Birkenhead River fish count underway

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Maxine Bruce, Lil’wat Fisheries Manager shared via Facebook that the Birkenhead River Sockeye Count started at 4pm Wednesday August 26th. When you see the Fish techs on the river, honk for support!

Commitment can be lonely. Do it anyway.

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Great article shared by the SLRD Zero Waste team last week: from Treehugger (click the link for the full story) The hardest thing about a Zero Waste lifestyle is not “getting started.”  It’s having… Continue reading

POSTPONED – Pemberton Lions’ Annual Show n Shine is August 29

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Pemberton Lions’ host their annual Show n Shine August 29.

Last flea-free flea market at the Barn for the summer, August 29

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FINAL 2015 FLEA MARKET @ THE COMMUNITY BARN, PEMBERTON SATURDAY, AUGUST 29th 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Come join us as a vendor or shopper – love to see you!

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