My sons and I had the opportunity to attend the BC Provincial Mountain Bike Championships last weekend in Cumberland, BC. Upon our departure from home Thursday evening, all we knew was that my eldest son was slated to compete on Saturday with the Pemberton Secondary School team and that all of us were excited at … Continue reading May we present the 2017 Cumberland Provincial Mountain Bike Champions?
Victoria Saddleman was the second person to step up as our guestagrammer on the Wellness Almanac's instagram account. Did she know what I was asking of her? Well, I hardly knew what I was asking of people. It was kind of a "jump in and see how the water seems" invitation. So, she did. Can … Continue reading How to be brave, with Victoria Saddleman
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?
The 2nd annual PSS Coffeehouse Library Fundraiser is happening Wednesday night. It might just be the coolest, most boho, coffee house in Pemberton - (no offence to Mt Currie Coffee, which otherwise has it in the bag for that category) - a pop-up cafe, gallery and open mic, that's only open one night of the year. … Continue reading Pemberton Secondary invites you to their 2nd annual Coffee House fundraiser, Wednesday Jan 13 from 6pm
Breakfast. It's the most important meal of the day. Even more so, on Wednesday, 9 December, when the Pemberton Secondary School Interact Club will be hosting a fundraiser breakfast. Yes. Teenagers. Up early. Making you breakfast. To make the world a better place. How could you not take up that invitation? 12 students from Pemberton … Continue reading Interact students invite you to eat breakfast at the Pony on Wednesday 9am for Syria
Students from Xit’olacw Community School and Pemberton Secondary School participated in a day long workshop on November 21, utilizing the games and exercises of Theatre for Living to explore what reconciliation means. Me personally? Stage-shy. So I can't think of anything more vulnerable than playing improv theatre games. Doing that on highly-charged topics like reconciliation - wow. Hats off to … Continue reading Reconciliation in stop motion
What better way to celebrate BC Buy Local Week than by spending Saturday at the St David's Annual Christmas Craft Fair? St. David's United Church Christmas Craft Fair When: Sat., Dec. 6, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Featuring artisan crafts, baking, a cooke table, white elephant sale. Concessions available, including tea, coffee, sandwiches and hot dogs. At … Continue reading Event: St David’s Annual Christmas Fair, Saturday, 6 Dec, 10-3
Open to all parents in Pemberton and Mt Currie, internet safety advisor Jesse Miller is giving a free presentation for parents, on the heels of two talks for students at Signal Hill and Pemberton Secondary. Jesse Miller of MediatedReality.com speaks at the Pemberton Secondary School library on Wednesday October 15th from 6:30-7:30 pm. Jesse will present for … Continue reading Event: Free Internet Safety talk for parents with Jesse Miller, Wed Oct 15, 6:30pm
Karen Tomlinson, 2012 Citizen of the Year and Pemberton Secondary School teacher, took up our challenge to explore Vitality for the Vitality Project. I asked the staff at Pemberton Secondary School to give me some input on this topic “What Does Vitality mean to you?” I thought this was a good group to survey as … Continue reading The Vitality Project: Karen Tomlinson