The Comox Valley Water System will move to Stage 2 Water Restrictions beginning Monday, July 15 to coincide with BC Hydro’s planned reduction to go below minimum fish habitat flows in the Puntledge River.
Fans of the much-loved TV series Downton Abbey will be excited about the upcoming movie release this fall. Local fans will also be happy to know that The Gardens on Anderton will be reprising their successful Downton Abbey Tea on Sunday, July 28th. This event will celebrate the movie release and give fans a sense of what it was like in the era of the series.
The Mountainaire Avian Rescue Society (MARS) voted at its annual general meeting June 8, 2019, to continue discussions with the Comox Valley Regional District (CVRD) to work toward establishing a new Merville auxiliary fire hall at its location on Williams Beach Road and the Island Highway.
From year to year BC Parks showcases public access to some of this provinces most treasured parks and conservation areas. As it has in past years, Strathcona Wilderness Institute will be hosting BC Parks Accessibility Day on August 4th, 2019 from 10 am to 4 pm at Paradise Meadows.
On this Canada Day, wishing you a safe and reflective day to celebrate, but to also take note of the many stories which make this country what it is today, all the threads of the tapestry of our great nation. With this in mind, here is the poem written for the occasion, Threads – The costumes of Canada, by the Comox Valley Poet Laureate, Lawrence J.W. Cooper.
The K’ómoks First Nation (KFN) and the Comox Valley Regional District (CVRD) recently shared a day of learning about the history and culture of indigenous peoples in the Comox Valley. The Community to Community initiative was part of a continued effort to strengthen the working relationship between the two organizations.
The Comox Valley Regional District (CVRD) will be hosting a solar power and energy efficiency open house from 3:30 to 6:30 pm on Wednesday, June 26th at the CVRD’s Water Services Building, located at 299 Puntledge Road.
This Summer, experience the Courtenay of 100 years ago. The clues are there just waiting to be discovered when you join a Heritage Walking Tour hosted by Courtenay and District Museum guides.
World Community (Development Education Society) is holding its Annual General Meeting on Thursday, July 4th at 7 pm at Creekside Commons. Featured speaker at the AGM will be Maurita Prato, Executive Director of LUSH Valley Food Action Society.