Remembrance Day 2017, Parade commences 10:30am Saturday, November 11

99 years ago, on November 11, the "war to end all wars" ended. The poppies at our local stores have attracted my 4 year old's attention. "What's that?" "They're poppies." "What are they for?" Oh man. How do I explain this? "They're to remember the wars. And all the kids who went to fight in … Continue reading Remembrance Day 2017, Parade commences 10:30am Saturday, November 11

Pemberton’s first Repair Cafe is coming, Saturday October 21

via the SLRD Repair is a radical act. So get radical. And get behind Pemberton's first Repair Cafe. Fix it, don't throw it away! What is a Repair Café? Repair Cafés are free meeting places and they’re all about repairing things - together. At the Repair Café you will find the expertise, tools and materials … Continue reading Pemberton’s first Repair Cafe is coming, Saturday October 21

Teddies, it’s library time! 3rd annual Teddy Bear picnic is 4 August, 10:30am

There's this fancy thing called the Diner en Blanc that is all the rage amongst foodies. But outdoor picnic with your favourite furry, and human, friends, is an age-old tradition, that you don't need to be a foodie to enjoy. So pack up your snacks, blanket, and don't forget your teddy! It's time for the … Continue reading Teddies, it’s library time! 3rd annual Teddy Bear picnic is 4 August, 10:30am

Roaming Horse Rescue – a Hooves and Hearts fundraiser for the wild horses, July 15, in Squamish

In Early December, 2016, the Lil'wat Chief and Council shared a memo with the community, expressing their desire to tackle the community's concern about roaming horses, wandering at-large, along the highways, and in people's fields, at risk of injury, or causing injury. A proposed course of action was to round up any animals that weren't … Continue reading Roaming Horse Rescue – a Hooves and Hearts fundraiser for the wild horses, July 15, in Squamish

Give paddling a try at Pemberton Canoe Assocation’s Open House Sunday July 2 12pm – 2pm at One Mile Lake

If you're at all inspired by the success of Pemberton's amazing Laoyam Eagles, then stop by One Mile Lake on Sunday at noon, and give paddling a try, at the Pemberton Canoe Association Open House. Meet Coach Jared and paddle with some of the team. Try out Dragon Boat, Outrigger Canoe, Sprint Canoe and Kayak. … Continue reading Give paddling a try at Pemberton Canoe Assocation’s Open House Sunday July 2 12pm – 2pm at One Mile Lake

Canada Day Celebrations at the Pemberton & District Community Centre on Saturday

Join your community at the Pemberton and District Community Centre this Saturday, July 1st to celebrate Canada's 150th birthday! Free family friendly fun for all! SPUD RUN 3k + 10k all ages run When: 8am for registration. Run at 8:30am. Where: Meet at the Pemberton and Distrcit Community Centre Entry by donation This fun, community … Continue reading Canada Day Celebrations at the Pemberton & District Community Centre on Saturday