When the crabapples starting dropping off the trees in town I thought to myself - Don’t panic. There is no way that they can be ready. It is two weeks ahead of last year, which was two weeks ahead of the year before. But then the heat set in and there was no doubt. The … Continue reading The Great Crab-a-thon of 2016
The Pulling Together journey, July 2-11 2016, will start with a send-off in Mount Currie and end with celebrations in Mission, touching the traditional territories of the Lil'wat, Samahquam, Skatin, Xa'xtsa, and Sts'ailes, traveling along the Lillooet and Harrison Lakes to the Fraser River. It will follow the original Harrison-Lillooet Gold Rush Trail, with stops … Continue reading The Pulling Together Canoe Journey: How Can You Help?
Date: Saturday, April 09, 2016 Time: 12 PM Where: Mackenzie Basin Parking Lot PORCA brings back the Ice Breaker Toonie ride this April 9, 2016. The event celebrates the start of the mountain bike season in Pemberton. Meet up with fellow mountain bikers, make some new ride buddies and rip some trails. Event start: Noon Location: Mackenzie Basin Parking … Continue reading PORCA Icebreaker Toonie Ride and Fundraiser, April 9
Order Two Rivers Meat packages Two Rivers Meat packages and help fund the Pemberton Dance Studio's first ever BIG year-end dance recital - a showcase of over 50 dancers, of all ages. Order online. To place your order over the phone contact Tammy at 604 990 5288. Think of it as butchers for ballerinas. Because … Continue reading Butchers for Ballet! Treat yourself to amazing quality meats AND support the Pemberton Dance Studio’s first major recital
Kids are welcome. Tickets are available at the door. Live music provided by Wild Iris, the talented duo of Suzanne Wilson and Katherine Fawcett. Stewardship Pemberton Society is holding a fundraiser dinner at the Pemberton Legion on Saturday March 12th from 5:30 to 9pm. The funds raised will help them recover costs incurred due to … Continue reading What does a Nature-lovin’ celebration look like? Stewardship Pemberton reveals all, March 12, 5:30 – 9, at the Legion
I’m sitting at the Blackbird Bakery across from 33-year-old Polek Rybczynski, and his almost two-year-old son Tae, leafing slowly through a proof of his coffee table book, Valley of Light. It’s the final stage of a project that began in 2014, when he committed to a personal practice of taking one photograph of the Pemberton … Continue reading Making light of the ask
They say sh*t happens. And sometimes it happens in the form of a composting toilet that overflows, after a random malfunction, costs you a ton of money to repair and future-proof, and requires that you replace all your floors, furniture, and lose use of your space in the busiest two months of the year. The … Continue reading Stewardship Pemberton rallies after repairing 2015 flood damage, with fundraiser set for March 12
Wellness Almanac regular, and local photographer, Polek Rybczynski, embarked on a beautiful creative adventure in 2014. With a brand new baby in his life, he challenged himself to take one photograph a day. I love to look back on all the photographs now. They speak volumes to me. Our first son being born during the year … Continue reading Your coffee table wants you to support the Valley of Light photo project!
Pick up something delicieuse, or a treasure boasting its own je ne sais quoi, on Saturday, at the Mega Garage Sale being hosted to raise funds for Pemberton Secondary's grade 9/10 French immersion exchange. When: Sat., Feb. 13, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. A community garage sale to raise funds for Pemberton Secondary's grade 9/10 French immersion … Continue reading Mega Garage Sale at PSS on Saturday 10am-2pm
The grade 9/10 French Immersion class from Pemberton Secondary School is getting ready for a two-week exchange with 22 students from Quebec. In March the Quebecois students will be spending a week here, and in April the PSS students will go to Quebec, doing activities that have been planned for them. After speaking French in the classroom for four … Continue reading Want to help the PSS French Immersion students be amazing hosts and show some Quebec kids a great time in the neighbourhood?