Strathcona Wilderness Institute AGM upcoming

Do you have any questions about Strathcona Park and its fascinating plants, wildlife or history?

Are you interested in taking an easy day hike or exploring some of the challenging back country?

Would you like to learn more about the Strathcona Wilderness Institute?  Would you like to be part of Strathcona Wilderness Institute’s special 20th anniversary celebrations held this summer?

Then be sure to attend the 20th Annual General Meeting of Strathcona Wilderness Institute, Wednesday, May 6 in the Evergreen Lounge (lower floor) at the Florence Filberg Centre (411 Anderton, Courtenay)  The time is 7-9 p.m.

As a non-profit organization, the Strathcona Wilderness Institute board of directors will answer questions about Strathcona Park and their summer programs at the Paradise Meadows Wilderness Information Centre, or at the Information Centre at Buttle Lake.

Lindsay Elms (a fascinating mountain climber and historian) will be presenting a short slide show.

The SWI is always looking for new volunteers, members, new ideas, and new skills.

We are also looking for new directors this year. Refreshments will be served. For more information please see strathconaparkblogspot.ca/

 

Get local stories you won't find anywhere else right to your inbox.
Sign up here

Just Posted

Game on! Outdoor pickleball season starts up in the Comox Valley

Comox Valley Pickleball Association members Evie MacDonald and Donny Cruickshank (near court)… Continue reading

Island Health signs working agreement to turn former Comox hospital into a ‘dementia village’

Island Health has signed a project development agreement with Providence Living to… Continue reading

SPRING IN THE GARDEN: The fragrant, beautiful lilac is an asset to any garden

Ellen Presley Special to The Record I have been thinking a lot… Continue reading

Comox Valley Community Foundation announces second round of emergency funding

$57,400 in grants distributed to 12 local non-profits

LUSH Valley comes to the aid of Washington Inn tenants

Submitted by BC Housing The reality of the COVID-19 pandemic descended on… Continue reading

Comox Valley business map offers information on local eateries, grocery stores and more

Search and click for hours and services offered during the COVID-19 pandemic

Facing changes together: Your community, your journalists

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the world in ways that would have… Continue reading

Comox Valley RCMP still looking for missing man last seen two months ago

Comox Valley RCMP is still looking for John Wesley (a.k.a. Wes) Edwards,… Continue reading

MOTIVATION MONDAY: Chairs are for more than just sitting on

Raida heads outdoors for today’s routine

Dump truck in Nanaimo snags power lines, snaps hydro pole, crashes

No injuries in incident Monday morning on Old Victoria Road

Ferry sailings scheduled once again at Nanaimo’s Departure Bay terminal

BC Ferries announces that resumption of service June 3 includes four daily round trips

Advocacy group helps veterans at national level

An advocacy group is helping members of the military receive the support… Continue reading

Kelowna man charged with harming a hamster

The 20-year-old Kelowna man faces several animal cruelty charges

Most Read