Save Space Nugget explores Cumberland’s sometimes complex relationship with the forest. Photo submitted

Encore community screening of Save Space Nugget

The Cumberland Community Forest Society and Story Box Movies are hosting a special encore community screening of the new documentary film Save Space Nugget on Jan. 31 at 8 p.m. (doors at 7:30 p.m.) at the Cumberland Masonic Hall in Cumberland.

This film shares the story of how a small town united a scrappy group of mountain bikers, tree planters, artists, musicians, and loggers to save their forest.

Produced by Trish Neufield and Step Carruthers, Save Space Nugget explores Cumberland’s sometimes complex relationship with the forest and tells the story of the circumstances that led to the formation of the Cumberland Community Forest Society and their mission to protect the forests surrounding the Village.

Please join us for tasty CBC beers, a quick CCFS update on 2018 timelines, some Q&A and an encore community screening. This is a great opportunity for those who missed the energy of the November 2017 premiere event.

As we launch headlong into an exciting year and galvanize community energy to purchase and protect forests new parcels along Perseverance Creek in the fall of 2018, this is a fantastic glimpse back to the origins of the organization and some of the backstory to the unique situation we find ourselves in.

Admission by donation to the CCFS or by signing up as a new monthly donor the event. For more information on the Cumberland Community Forest Society visit

Just Posted

Sisters swimming to protect B.C. coastal ecosystems

Jennifer and Alyssa Madill are preparing to swim from Denman Island to Hornby Island

Foul play not suspected in man’s death in Chemainus

Long attempt made to revive unidentified person on the dock

Comox Valley Nature hosts Rosewell Creek walk

Sunday morning walk part of CV Nature’s montly series

Youth lead Millard Creek fisheries tour

Join the Youth and Ecological Restoration (YER) youth-led fisheries tour at 3300… Continue reading

NIC’s new Aboriginal Leadership certificate starts this fall

Seats are open for the September start of NIC’s new Aboriginal Leadership… Continue reading

Social media, digital photography allow millennials to flock to birdwatching

More young people are flocking to birdwatching than ever, aided by social media, digital photography

Courtenay sees drop in crime

Last year busiest on record for police

Former B.C. premier Christy Clark criticizes feds for buying pipeline

The $4.5 billion purchase of Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain pipeline second worst decision, she said

New B.C. Hydro electric car chargers launch on Vancouver Island

Fast-chargers to reduce ‘range anxiety’ for B.C. electric car drivers

‘Takes more courage to fail’: B.C. ultra-marathon swimmer reflects on cancelled try at record

Susan Simmons halted her swim from Victoria to Port Angeles and back because of hypothermia

Animals moved from B.C. Interior shelters to make way for pets displaced by wildfires

The Maple Ridge SPCA houses animals to make space for pets evacuated from B.C.’s burning interior.

$21.5 million medical pot plant to be built in B.C.

The facility is to be built in Princeton

Courtenay council nixes bridge idea at 21st

Staff to report about leasing at Airpark

Spokane man enlists 500,000+ box fans to blow wildfire smoke back to B.C.

Spokane man Caleb Moon says he’s had enough with smoky skies from B.C.’s forest fires blanketing his city

Most Read