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3rd Annual Rockfish Art Festival

Fundraiser for Nicholas Sonntag Marine Education Centre. Cutout wood Rockfish stencil are decorated by the local community and on display at Gibson Public Market June 8-20. Bidding to purchase is open during those dates. Watch for on-line bidding opportunity this year.

Bottle Drive Fundraiser

Drop off your collection of empty beverage containers to help the 2021 Elphinstone graduating class at the Elphinstone Secondary by the main entrance

Mothers Day Bake & Chocolate Sale

May 7 & 8. Bart’s Bakers are busy … joined by Hooray Truffles with organic, vegan chocolates. A fundraiser for St Bartholomew’s Anglican Church fundraiser.

PR – Walk, Run & Hike for Hospice

May 2-9. We’ve gone virtual! Participate from anywhere, anytime! Join as a team for your family, workplace, or social group, or join as an individual and raise money to help support Powell River Hospice Society’s fundraising efforts! This is a fun activity for adults and children alike! To learn more, check out our fundraising page, and sign up or make a donation today! PRHS provides service to Powell River and the qathet Regional District, including Tla’amin First Nation and Texada Island. Learn more and donate at https://www.canadahelps.org/…/powell…/p2p/prhike2021/

Easter Bake & Truffle Sale

April 2 & 3. Bart’s Bakers are busy making Easter weekend treats – and Hooray Truffles will partner to offer their vegan organic chocolate for seasonal scrumptiousness! A fundraiser for St. Bart’s Church.

Tracing Footsteps

Tracing Footsteps is an art collaboration between a soldier and the niece he never met. View sketches drawn by Bruce Black (killed in action in 1944) and the paintings created by his niece, Lynda Manson, who was inspired by his work. She will guide you through the story behind the creation of this exhibition. Purchase tickets ($10) and/or an illustrated Tracing Footsteps digital book ($10). All proceeds donated to the Canadian Federation of University Women Sunshine Coast Bursary Society. This society awards bursaries to Sunshine Coast women who wish to further their education.

Friday night mixology meetup

Rotary FUNdraiser. Each Friday night at 6 pm our Guest Host master mixologist will share recipes of some favourite drinks. A list of ingredients will be emailed to you at the beginning of each week. A different spirit will be featured each session.

$50 includes access to all seven mixology sessions

Buy your tickets and register here.

Online Children’s Chair Auction

Dec 4 – 13th.  Chairs will be on display at Gibsons Public Art Gallery. A fundraiser for the SC Grandmothers and Grandothers, part of the Stephen Lewis Foundation, stephenlewisfoundation.org.

Bid on your favourite chair at any time of day. Go to the auction website to find images of the 16 chairs, instructions for bidding, and delivery and pick-up options: www.32auctions.com/grandmotherschairauction
For other information, contact Joan Fox foxjoan88@gmail.com
Please refer to www.grandmotherscampaign.org for more information about this great cause or Betty Masson, 604-741-7676

Covid-Conscious Cookie Caper

Cookies will be pre-packaged ($20 per box), and will be available for drive-‘buy’ purchase starting at 9 am.

St. John’s parking lot.

Crash the Coast Boot Drive & The Elves Club Telethon

First responders will be collecting donations Dec 5th 10:00am – 2:00pm at various locations on the Coast.

Plus The Elves Club Telethon is still a go with pre recorded acts airing Dec 12th hosted by Eastlink Channel 610 at 2:00pm.  (with no live audience) We will be counting money for updates during the show and accepting calls for donations!

To donate go to www.elvesclub.ca.

 

Thanksgiving Pie Sale

St. Hilda’s 12th Annual Thanksgiving Pie Fundraiser!!
Price is $18 for a luscious, nine inch, homemade, take and bake pie.
Covid-19 Safety Measures in Place:
The delicious pies will be sold frozen, unbaked. Take them home and pop in the freezer, or bake right away.
The sale will take place outside at the front doors of the church. Please maintain minimum safe distance from each other.
Masks will be worn by the folks bringing you pies, please respect their efforts by doing the same.

2nd Annual Rockfish Art Festival and Auction

Aug 19-30th . Join us to bid on your favorite fish. Bidding opens Aug 20th and closes with gathering at Gibsons Public Market, August 30th.  A fundraiser for the Nicholas Sonntag Marine Education Centre.

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