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BICS celebrates Whale Day and unveils its new logo (In photos)

BICS celebrates Whale Day and unveils its new logo (In photos)

Skwxwú7mesh artist Xwalacktun, Rick Harry, designed the local school's new logo
The chestnut's mate: the planting of Bouche de Bétizac

The chestnut's mate: the planting of Bouche de Bétizac

Davies Orchard Chestnut tree project recognizes trees as kin
Meet your Bowen Island Neighbours: Amber Spitkovski

Meet your Bowen Island Neighbours: Amber Spitkovski

Our weekly series continues
There's no Davies Orchard Applefest this year but here's what is happening

There's no Davies Orchard Applefest this year but here's what is happening

Thanksgiving pies and macramé apples at the last Farmers’ Market of the season, this weekend at BICS
Kids from 9 to 12 invited to enter the scary story contest

Kids from 9 to 12 invited to enter the scary story contest

Enter by Oct. 31
Meet your Bowen Island Neighbours: Ashleigh and Kane Murray

Meet your Bowen Island Neighbours: Ashleigh and Kane Murray

Our weekly series continues
There are just two Bowen farmers' markets left this year

There are just two Bowen farmers' markets left this year

Stock up while you can!
Help with the hummingbird project for National Day of Truth and Reconciliation

Help with the hummingbird project for National Day of Truth and Reconciliation

Between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m., we will be making orange flags inspired by a simple and powerful parable: Flight of the Hummingbird
Q&A: Jude Neale’s latest book of poetry, 'Inside the Pearl', launches

Q&A: Jude Neale’s latest book of poetry, 'Inside the Pearl', launches

'Inside the Pearl' is a book of haiku about Joy Kogawa House, where Jude Neale had a residency in summer 2020
Summer drought leads to compromised tree health: steer clear of trees during wind storms

Summer drought leads to compromised tree health: steer clear of trees during wind storms

Drought has long-term effects on tree health and is not always externally visible