The Fall Fair!

The Fall Fair!

Coming this weekend! Two days of rural excess… delicious pies, giant pumpkins, games of chance, rides, demos, zucchini races, artwork, prize quilts, champion blooms, and a wide array of animals and poultry to admire. Not to be missed! Saturday and Sunday at the Farmers’ Institute on Rainbow Road. A few scenes from past fairs…

Weekly Update – Jan 19-25, 2015

Weekly Update – Jan 19-25, 2015

Here’s the latest news for this week on Salt Spring… New Weekly Improv Workshop Everyone (age 15 & over), beginner to advanced, is invited to join this weekly workshop designed to have fun with improvisational comedy. No experience necessary – a fun activity for teens and parents to do together! Location: GISS Room 208 (2nd […]

Weekly Update

Weekly Update

Some newsy items and updates, with this week’s calendar events below… Kids’ Yoga Classes Kristen Lewis is adding yoga classes to her dance class roster this September. All classes are held at All Saint’s Church in Ganges, and the cost is $100 for a 10 week term. Children’s Yoga. Mondays, 3:45-4:30, ages 7-10 yrs. Youth […]

2014 Summer Challenge: The Island Pentathlon!

2014 Summer Challenge: The Island Pentathlon!

Take the HOP Summer Challenge: The 2014 Island Pentathlon!      5  exciting events in      5  Salt Spring locations Is your family ready to take the Challenge? Official 2014 Island Pentathlon Events:        1. Dance at the end of the Fernwood Dock        2. Make a Fish Face by the Rotary Park Mermaid        3. […]

Books for Canada Day!

Books for Canada Day!

Canada’s birthday is approaching, which makes it a perfect time to do some patriotic reading. Here are a few suggestions from Danielle, Kaitlynn and Matt, all are available at the Salt Spring Public Library. PICTURE BOOKS and beyond (toddler and up) ABC of Canada, by Per-Henrik Gürth & Kim Bellefontaine (J-ER BEL) Eh? to Zed, […]

Weekly Update

Weekly Update

I’ve been off in a galaxy far far away for a week (Toronto), so I’ve got to get back in the swing here! BC Teacher Strike Next Week Rotating strikes begin next week – the day chosen for our school district is Thursday, May 29. Stay tuned for more news as it comes in… (We […]