Earth Day and other news from Stewardship Pemberton

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Some great programming coming up from Stewardship Pemberton. Earth Day Garden Jam – April 22, Tuesday, 4pm-7pm, Pemberton Creek Community Garden. Plant the fenceline, move soil, renew your garden plot, and learn about… Continue reading

Snakewatch: Swerve for Rubber Boas!

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Snake-watcher, Dr Leslie Anthony, has been sighting lots of snakes in Pemberton this month. We repost this “heads-up” from his Instagram account (which is pretty cool.) The elusive, completely harmless but preternaturally beautiful… Continue reading

Easter Closure: Pemberton Community Centre and Library

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The Wellness Almanac In Print: This Week in the Question

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I am not a columnist. I prefer asking questions to offering opinions  (unless I’m at a dinner party and a little sauced.) And my skin isn’t thick enough to put my unfootnoted thinking… Continue reading

Event: Easter Egg Hunt, Apr 20

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The Pemberton Lions Club will host their annual Community Easter Egg Hunt on Sunday, April 20th at 1pm at Pioneer Park. Bring your own baskets! Meet at the Gazebo.

Wellness: Homemade Cold and Flu Remedies

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Recent research suggests that use of standard over-the-counter (OTC) medicines such as aspirin, ibuprofen and acetominophen may lead to longer illnesses and increased flu infection and death rates.  Some of the mechanisms by… Continue reading

Photo of the Week: Polek Rybczynski

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We featured Polek’s inspiring Photo A Day practice last month, and are stoked that he has agreed to share his choice of image once a month, as part of our new Sunday column.

Lil’wat Community Garden, More Than A Veggie Patch: VIDEO

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Shawn Wallace, Healthy Lifestyles Manager for the Lil’wat Nation, has been working on the Lil’wat Community garden project since 2008. She was asked last year what she liked about the garden. “What I… Continue reading

Seasonal Observations: 5 Signs of Spring in the Upper Pemberton Meadows

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It is spring in the town of Pemberton. Snow has melted, the grass is turning green and trees are about to bud. The daylight hours are getting longer and people are shedding layers… Continue reading

Locals Ticket Available for Pemberton Festival, 10am Friday April 11 Until All Gone

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You might have heard the news? The Pemberton Music Festival is coming to town, July 18-20, and the line-up is as eclectic and awesome as Pemberton is.       Founders Passes sold… Continue reading