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Island News & Views
Give More Music to Our Island by Sue Beattie Whaletown Commons: Officially on the map! by SRD / Editor Robyn Digging Island Culture by Quadra Island Fall Fair Walk with the Doc by Show What You Grow! by C.A. Caulfield Show What You Grow! by C.A. Caulfield Quadrapalooza 2014 Schedule Posted! by QP One to watch by Amanda We Need Your Stuff by Carol Foort Regional Director’s Report - August 18, 2014 by Jim Abram Carolyn Herriot, Monday September 8 by Garden Club Polley Mine fiasco by Alex Morton Looking For a Few Good Fizzicians by Francesca Gesualdi Bonobos in the Congo by Kirsty Graham Regional Director’s Report - August 4, 2014 by Jim Abram Another Plea by Cec Smith QISES 2014 STREAMS UPDATE by Al Beatie Community Trails by Al Beattie MLA Report - July by Claire Trevena Articles, Classified Ads, and Infomercials by Editor Robyn Digging Island Culture by Quadra Island Fall Fair RCMP Update July 24th, 2014 by Cpl.Kevin CHRISTENSEN Canada's cities lead on climate action by David Suzuki and Ian Bruce Regional Director’s Report: July 21, 2014 by Jim Abram Limited Tickets Available for Chamber Music Festival by Chamber Music Festival Advanced Directive Discussion by Pat Peterson Cortes Island Whaletown Wharf Centennial by Bob Katzko The Willowishes & Sunday Dennis at The Kameleon by Trinity Gogolin Open fire ban in effect by Editor Guest Iyengar Yoga Teacher ShirleyTurner by Ann Toelle Join The Fizzician's Club by Francesca Gesualdi FERRY DOWN - Water taxis at the ready by Editor Cortes Day Parade by Parade Marshal Regional Director’s Report - July 7, 2014 by Jim Abram Back Eddy and the Procrastinators by Jroc QUADRA SALMON CALL FOR HELP by Al Beattie Get A Move On! by C.A. Caulfield Choices: Selecting the Climate We Want by Ray Grigg AUDITIONS - Jack & the Beanstalk by Theatre Quadra Persons Of Interest - Exhibit by Gordon James by DRAW Gallery Outreach Clinic, Read Island by Pat Peterson June Article: Measles and Pertusis by Pat Peterson Canada Day celebrations! by Editor No Change to Ferry Schedule by Paul Ryan The Last Shades of Green by Ray Grigg JUNE 2014 QISES NEWS by Al Beatie From Sea Stars to Whales by Deb Cowper Flowers, Fabric & Farms Quadra Island Quilt & Garden Tour by Bev Barclay Pipeline flies in the face of democracy and global warming by David Suzuki and Ian Hanington Mountain Inspiration by From the DI with thanks Summer Recreation 2014 at the Quadra Community Centre by Quadra Community Centre Our Friend Hilary Stewart by Joy Inglis Teenager's Invention vs. Ocean Plastic by TakePart/Kristina Bravo The Ins and Outs of Oceans by David Suzuki and Scott Wallace One Evening, Two Great Lectures by Nuyambulees Cultural Centre Article on The Heart of the Parks by Editor Saying goodbye to our friend Hilary Stewart by Michael Mascall Flowers, Fabric & Farms Quadra Island Quilt & Garden Tour by Bev Barclay Regional Director’s Report - June 9, 2014 by Jim Abram Ferries update - June 11th by Jim Abram Farley's Last Words by Ray Grigg Quadra Island Studio Tour June 7 and 8 by Nanci Cook Missing the Tide by Ray Grigg Canada Day Volunteer Heritage Tour Guides Needed by Nuyumbalees Cultural Centre KITCHEN PREP VOLUNTEERS NEEDED - June 6 by Nuyumbalees Cultural Centre Canada Day at the Cape - Volunteer Schedule Now Available by Nuyumbalees Cultural Centre One Evening - Two Great Lectures by Nuyumbalees Cultural Centre Information on the Curly Eastland Bursary Application for Fi by Olivia Lyle Staying sun safe – and non-toxic! by Editor Robyn Regional Director’s Report: May 26, 2014 by Jim Abram Quathiaski Cove Sewer Extension Public Information Meeting by Patti Wells, SRD CATCH SIX FOOT JOHNSON THIS FRIDAY... by Nat King Cono Canada Day at the Cape - MARKETPLACE VENDORS by Nuyumbalees Cultural Centre Quadra Island Studio Tour kicks off June 7 and 8 by Nanci Cook Free Bike Safety Inspections @ Canada Day at the Cape by Nuyumbalees Cultural Centre The Kitimat Oil Refinery by Ray Grigg MAY DAY SCHEDULE OF EVENTS by Quadra Rec Found Skiff by Shane Worth Quadra Circle News by Maureen McDowell Volunteers Wanted by Maureen McDowell MLA Report 15th May, 2014 by Claire Trevena Walk with the Doc by Pat Peterson Canada Day at the Cape - Volunteer Session by Nuyumbalees Cultural Centre Regional Director’s Report: May 12, 2014 by Jim Abram The Goat's Tragedy by Ray Grigg Notice of Public Hearing by Strathcona Regional District Happy Mother's Day, Quadra! by Editor Robyn Cortes Ultimate Frisbee Tournament by Darshan Stevens Community Connections Centre by Carol Woolsey Are you allergic to global warming? by David Suzuki and Ian Hanington Historic Journey Starts May 18 by Lakota Resistance Tour Salmon Farms: Helping or Hurting Wild Salmon? by CBS Interactive Community Sewing Action! by Campbell River Art Gallery Return of the poo bags! by Food Hound MLA Report 8th May, 2014 by Claire Trevena Keeping an eye on coffee by Editor Robyn MAY DAY DANCE by QCC The Fear Factor: Caution in Our Genes by Ray Grigg Free Shuttle to Cortes Seafest for Quadra Islanders by Ester Strijbos MLA Report 1st May, 2014 by Claire Trevena Health talk 1: Tetanus by Pat Peterson NP Swim with a Doc by Pat Peterson Walk with a Doc by Pat Peterson What Nurse Practitioners Do by Pat Peterson Outreach Blood Clinic at Cape Mudge by Pat Peterson Community Connections Centre by Maureen McDowell Quadra Circle News by Maureen McDowell Regional Director’s Report April 28, 2014 by Jim Abram A Report on Precarious Civilizations by Ray Grigg The 2014 Beach Clean-up: A Warm Thanks to All by Ray Grigg How y'all liking the new ferry sched, folks? by Editor Robyn Meat nailed to logs at the Spit by Editor May Day Dance 2014 by Quadra Community Centre The Cost of Salmon in Senegal by Ray Grigg Strong Words Poetry Slam by Heriot Bay Inn Dog Doo at the Spit by Food Hound Quadra’s 17th Annual Beach Clean-Up: Sunday April 27th by Ray Grigg and Robyn Budd Quadra Circle News by The Gumboot Classifieds 101 by Editor Robyn How the Easter Bunny came to be by Farmers Almanac's Sandi Duncan Heartbleed Vunerability Update by Editors Quadra Parks Celebration at the HBI by HBI Asthma Workshops by Pat Peterson A Climate Report to America by Ray Grigg Regional Director’s Report - April 15, 2014 by Jim Abram Quadra Children's Centre Garage Sale by Dionne Want Quadra beaches to look like this? by Editors MLA Report 10th April, 2014 by Claire Trevena A Very Important Issue by Michael Stahnke Poetry workshop with Jan Zwicky by Robin Beaton Present Shock and Future Consequences by Ray Grigg Quadrapalooza - Year 3! by quadrapalooza Claire Trevena's letter to Credit Union CEO by Claire Trevena Population and the Biological Imperative by Ray Grigg Western Classics to ride the range this spring – audience in by J Douglas Coastal Community Service Change Announcement by Olivia Lyle Marine Planning (MaPP) Meeting, April 14 by Jim Abram WEDNESDAY: One chance to dispute new ferry schedule! by Editor No Nightwatchman, no emergency ferry? by Editor Seafest May 17, 2014 - Gorge Harbour, Cortes by Ester Strijbos Director, Area C by Jim Abram Director, Area C by Jim Abram Ferry Protest in Qualicum April 12, 12-1:30pm by Heidi Ridgway Policing Survey by Shane Worth MLA Report 3rd April, 2014 by Claire Trevena Weekend Yoga Workshop with Louie Ettling by Ann Toelle Voice workshops with Joanna Finch by Joanna Finch New Ferry Schedule Meeting by Paul Ryan Quadra Circle News by New Ferry Schedule by Jan Submitting Classifieds to the Gumboot 101 by Editor Robyn Regional Director’s Report: April 1, 2014 by Jim Abram New ferry schedules offical by Editor Honeybee Frame Building Workshop by Kathryn Manry Latest fare hikes just prolong ferry troubles by Ferry Advisory CommitteeChairs Learning to Live with Wolves on Quadra Island by Sabina Leader-Mense Quadra Old Growth Champions!!! by Karen Wolves by Editor MLA Report 27th March by Claire Trevena Update on Literacy Funding by Robin Beaton DIEM Project - Citizen Science Workshops by Emily Keller New Ferry Schedules by Paul Ryan Ecopathy: The Environmental Disease by Ray Grigg Of Two Minds, part 3 of 3: The Right Hemisphere by Ray Grigg Quadra's new park is official! by Editor Sailblazers AGM by Kathryn Manry New Ferry Sign by Paul Ryan SHE SCORES! by Weight Watchers Policing Survey by Shane Worth Seniors Housing News by Maureen McDowell Sierra Quadra presents the Dan and Bonny Show! by Sierra Quadra Quadra Circle News by BLUE JASMINE by Friday Flicks Hakai: Science & Community Engagement on the Central Coast by Editor Avaaz Petition - Reduce ferry fares, stop the cuts by BC Ferries Coalition Lets all do "the christy clark stomp" by patti george Regional Director's Report - March 17, 2014 by Jim Abram QUADRA SALMON MARCH 2014 NEWS by Al Beattie MLA Report, 13th March, 2014 by Claire Trevena Ferry protest TOMORROW (Sat, March 15th) by Jim Abram Festival of Food Films by Francesca Gesualdi Of Two Minds, part 2 of 3: The Left Hemisphere by Ray Grigg Hypertension Group by Pat Peterson FERRY PROTEST TUESDAY by Editor Busted!!! by Editor SIDDHARTH by Friday Flicks The Unlikely Pipeline by Ray Grigg Of Two Minds, part 1 of 3: The Divided Hemispheress by Ray Grigg MLA Report, 7th March, 2014 by Claire Trevena FERRY DEMONSTRATION Tuesday March 11 by Pat Lowes Quadra Circle News by Maureen McDowell Media Release - March 5th by Jim Abram Regional Director's Report - March 3, 2014 by Jim Abram Clayoquot Summer: 20 Years After by Sierra Quadra Wolak/Donnelly Duo, Sunday, March 23, 2:30 pm by Quadra Cultural Committee MLA Report 27th February, 2014 by Claire Trevena New Hypertension Group by Pat Peterson THE HUNT by Friday Flicks MLA Report 20th February, 2014 by Claire Trevena Quadra Circle News by Maureen McDowell Quadra Island Salmon Enhancement Society (QISES) 2014 AGM by Al Beattie Andrew Nikiforuk: Saturday Feb 22 by Sierra Quadra Regional Director's Report - February 17, 2014 by Jim Abram Will thorium save us from climate change? by David Suzuki and Ian Hanington Van Sun article worth a read... by Deb Cowper The Dark Mountain Manifesto: Part 3, the Project by Ray Grigg Insurance: Paying For Carbon Emissions by Ray Grigg Ubiquitous Toxins and Uncomfortable Questions by Ray Grigg MLA Report 14th February, 2014 by Claire Trevena Ferry Protest - March 11th: an update by Michael Stahnke SIGN "Oppose Tankers" Pledge Online, Citizen's Initiative by Nancy Beach Ferry Schedule Changes Survey by BCF Quadrapalooza 2015 by quadrapalooza Prenatal/Birth Preparation Classes by Moreka Jolar AN URGENT MESSAGE FROM YOUR REGIONAL DISTRICT DIRECTOR by Jim Abram Beautiful Losers! by Weight Watchers Community Garden AGM March 1st by Sue Beattie Valentines Day Date! BEFORE MIDNIGHT by Friday Flicks Special Committee on BC Ferries - Feb 7, 2014 by Jim Abram Quadra Circle News by Maureen McDowell MLA Report 7th February, 2014 by Claire Trevena Images of the Central Coast by Lawrie Bowles by Debbie Quigg Tarot Readings in Gypsy's Studio by Jaz DIY ~ SHARPEN YOUR EDGES ~A WORKSHOP by Tamara GIANT PUPPETS FOR PEACE by Irene Dicaire 285-2111 Beautiful Losers! by Weight Watchers QISES PLANNING SESSION by Al Beattie Government ignores coastal residents, goes ahead with cuts by Claire Trevena Regional Director's Report - February 3, 2014 by Jim Abram Fun Fundraiser for Loveuary! by Mick Bromley The Girl Who Loved Salt- Part I by Francesca Gesualdi Family Literacy Day by Robin Beaton Use it and lose it! by Weight Watchers Presentation: Quadra's Clam Gardens by Deb Gabrielle by Friday Flicks New Hypertension Group by Pat Peterson, NP(F) February and Valentines: Love, Passion and PAP Smears. by Pat Peterson Stolen Property Recovered by Shane Worth Ferries SOS by Claire Trevena Dark Mountain Manifesto: Part 2, the Mythology of Progress by Ray Grigg Ferry users invited to send an SOS to the B.C. Liberals by Claire Trevena Free public webinar on applying for pipeline hearings by West Coast Environmental Law Suggestion: Off-leash Times at the Spit by Terry Peebles January 26th, 2:30 pm Ian Parker in concert by Quadra Cultural Committee Ferries Petition from Change.org by Jef Keighley Ferries' Petition by Claire Trevena Ferry users to pay even more starting today by Claire Trevena LINNAEA FARM Presents THE ECOLOGICAL MARKET GARDEN by Tamara McPhail Charities Workshop! by Friends of Cortes Island Dark Mountain Manifesto, Part 1: The Realization by Ray Grigg When is an orphan not an orphan? by Mick Bromley KON TIKI by Friday Flicks Join Quadra Singers for Western Classics this spring by J Douglas Real Life Solutions: Muzzle and Scoop by Gypsy Mama Photographing Your Artwork Workshop by QCC Taking the Feds to Court by Vancouver Observer Regional Director's Report - January 6, 2014 by Jim Abram Village of Queen Charlotte Supports BC Ferry Coalition by Jef Keighley The View from Saturn's Rings by Ray Grigg Sent Your Letter to the Premier Yet? by Jef Keighley The Province, the Ferries, and the Art of Bloodletting by Jef Keighley Sunshine Coast Ferry Rallies by Jef Keighley David Hancock: Bald Eagles of BC – a Phenomenon! by Geraldine Kenny The Highs and Lows of 2013 by Elizabeth May The HOMEGROWN SERIES at LINNAEA FARM by Tamara at Linnaea A Great Letter to Premier Christy Clark by Jim Abram Ferry Workers Union President speaks out by Paul Ryan Tell the Premier: Stop the Cuts and Listen to the People! by Jef Keighley Come Walk with a Doc! by Pat Peterson Lung Disease Screening Now Available on Quadra by Pat Peterson A Review of 2013: No Platitudes, Please by Ray Grigg The Dog Issue: Where to from here? by Robyn Budd Latest ferry fuel surcharge adds to 2014 fare hikes by Claire Trevena Garden Club Meeting and Presentation... by Barbara The Marsh Book by Ray Grigg Second Warming: Temperatures Then and Now by Ray Grigg PAC Bottle Drive by Cally Overton Stranded Hair Design-Closing!! by B Frehlich Winning photo by Amanda Stewart MLA Report, 20th December, 2013 by Claire Trevena January 26th, 2:30 pm Ian Parker in concert by Quadra Cultural Committee QISES 2013 FISH COUNTS & ONGOING PROJECTS by Al Beattie Regional Director's Report - December 16, 2013 by Jim Abram Claire Trevena calls on Liberals to cancel service cuts by Claire Trevena Phrase a week: Pulling one's leg by Deb Cowper I Live Here by Paul Ryan BC Ferries- tell them what you think by Heather Robb Ferry service cuts will be devastating by Claire Trevena The Rise of Nervous Carbon by Ray Grigg Come Walk With a Doc! by pat peterson Ouadra Circle News by Maureen McDowell BC Ferries on Track and on Budget by Mike Moore Correction: Ferry cuts: The sweet spot by Ferry Advisory CommitteeChairs Attending Holiday Festivities? Have A Plan by Shane Worth Carte DIEM - Mapping for today and the future by Emily Keller A not-so wild goose story! by The Gumboot & Cheryl Bernstein NEWS RELEASE: Ferry cuts: The sweet spot by Jo Mrozewski, FAC chairs Animal Spirits and Environmentalism by Ray Grigg Ferry meeting Monday Dec 9: Be There! by Jim Abram Notice of Public Hearings by Strathcona Regional District Nepal Fundraiser - Tsum Yoga Trek by Mick Bromley Regional Director's Report - December 2, 2013 by Jim Abram Get warm with a cup of cocoa! by Lydia Brittany Paint a cookie for a cause! by Lydia Brittany Seats available Harry Manx Dinner Show by Heriot Bay Inn Winter's Heart, Dec. 14, Quadra Community Centre by J Douglas DIEM Project Update by Emily Keller Ferries critic reports on Washington State ferry system by Claire Trevena Standing up for the environment by David Suzuki blogpost Spying in Canada by Ray Grigg Cheeky: The Killing of a Bear by Ray Grigg REMINDER: Key Ferry Meeting - Quadra - December 9th by Jim Abram QISES - thanks and news updates by Al Beattie Government Lies & Ferry Hypocrisy by Paul Ryan ferry cuts!! by heather The Mighty Herring: This Saturday at QCC by Sierra Quadra and Mark Wunsch Arrest In Residential Break and Enter by Shane Worth Submission deadline for the Q.C.C. Winter/Spring Rec Guide by QCC Regional Director's Report - November 18, 2013 by Jim Abram Liberals fail to tackle BC Ferries executive bonuses by Claire Trevena MLA Report 18th November, 2013 by Claire Trevena Quadralaya! by Mick Bromley Government gambling on future of B.C. Ferries by Claire Trevena Veterinary Clinic Survey - Coming Soon! by Kim Zapshala My Dog's Secret by An unknown dog lover Enviro groups unite to curtail BC frackers' water access by Dene Moore, in the Globe Open Letter to Cortes Director Noba Anderson by Brian Hayden Quadra Philippines Connection News and Typhoon Relief Fund by Carol Foort "Stop me if you've heard this one before" by Andrew Coyne, Vancouver Sun Updating BC's Water Act: Deadline Friday! by Delores Broten Charity Dining+Music events supporting Quadra Food Bank by Gowlland Harbour Resort Our Mighty Herring by Sierra Quadra & Mark Wunsch Quadra Circle News by Maureen McDowell QUADRA'S CHRISTMAS CRAFT FAIR by QCC Rally on Nov. 16 to defend our climate! by The LeadNow.ca team Local Remembrance Day Service by Royal Canadian Legion Welcoming Pat Peterson, Nurse Practitioner, to Quadra Island by Dr Mary Boegel Regional Director's Report November 4, 2013 by Jim Abram Crash: A Reflection on Market Economies by Ray Grigg Dog Bylaw by Paul Ryan The Linda Tillery Cultural Heritage Choir November 16, 8 PM by Quadra Cultural Committee Do you care about food? by Cynthia Bendickson It's that 'Fall Back' time of year again! by Editors At the Table - a dining series at Gowlland Harbour Resort by Gowlland Harbour Resort Support Quadra Children's Centre - Fall Into Winter Dinner by Children's Centre Halloween Fun at Quadra Community Centre! by Quadra Rec Slow down for zombies... by The GB Editors Hydrogen Bombs and Other Surprises by Ray Grigg Flu shots: Take 'em or leave 'em? Read this, then decide! by From The Globe & Mail The Linda Tillery Cultural Heritage Choir November 16, 8 PM by Quadra Cultural Committee This week's phrase: Shrinking violet by Deb Cowper Ocean Acidification Talk tonight by Deb Cowper HomeGrown Series 2014 by Tamara Quadra Circle News by Maureen McDowell Mushroom Cuisine Lovers Eat Local Wild! by Maureen McDowell Day of the Dead dance - Aboubacar Camara! by quadrapalooza Regional Director's Report - October 21, 2013 by Jim Abram BC Ferries Service Notice: Powell River Queen not running by Editors Peewee Hockey Coat Drive by Luka Kellerhals Quadra Ferry Update by Editors Fireworks by Paul Ryan Phrase of the Week: Horse Sense by Deb Cowper Newts on the roads by qp Ian Bruce: from oil patch to environmentalist by Ian Bruce, Suzuki Foundation Seniors Housing News by Maureen McDowell Quadra Circle News by Maureen McDowell DANCE THE NIGHT AWAY WITH SIX FOOT JOHNSON by Greg Osoba Living in Cougar Country! This Saturday Oct 19... by Sierra Quadra The Doomsday Prediction by Ray Grigg NDP Ferries critic begins fact finding tour of Washington St by Claire Trevena Ecosystem Mapping Project (DIEM): Community Workshops! by Emily Keller Despite Fukushima, eating West Coast fish is okay by David Suzuki / Theresa Beer A note on BC Ferries from your Regional Director by Jim Abram Regional Director's Report October 7, 2013 by Jim Abram Sinkholes and Other Sinking Feelings by Ray Grigg Quadra Island Garden Club talk on Monday October 21st by Val Grant Award-winning author at Heriot Bay Inn, October 26 by Emily Shorthouse MLA Report 7th October, 2013 by Claire Trevena Doggone – NOW FOUND – at Nugedzi Lake! by Robyn Budd Speak to the Wild – A Gathering of Wisdom by Ray Grigg CBC Marketplace gets Barking Mad! by Robyn Budd Coastal Community Credit Union rewards Frances Guthrie by Ann Bown What new business is needed on Quadra? by Kim Zapshala Gumbooters – need permanent ad space? by The GB Editors Anyone heard anything about the new mall in Q Cove? by Robyn Budd The latest word on climate change by From The Guardian, UK Climate Science Settled.... by Elizabeth May, MP The Linda Tillery Cultural Heritage Choir November 16, 8 PM by Quadra Cultural Committee Attacks on climate change science hinder solutions by David Suzuki Foundation Moral Hazard: Part 2 - Mortal Hazard by Ray Grigg Regional Director's Report: Sep 23 by Jim Abram Dance at the Legion with DJ Absolute Zero by Carol Foort URGENT: SAY NO TO TEXADA COAL EXPANSION by Linda Henningson UBCM Honours Jim Abram for Local Government Service by Deb Cowper New Orford String Quartet October 14, 2:30 pm by Quadra Cultural Committee The Carbon Dilemma by Ray Grigg The Ecology of Wealth by Ray Grigg Moral Hazard: Part 1 - The Cost of Risk and Reward by Ray Grigg What new business is needed on Quadra? by Kim Zapshala Notice of Public Information Meeting by Strathcona Regional District New Q Cove Mall at Harper and Plaza Roads by The GB Editors Regional Director's Report - September 10, 2013 by Jim Abram Phrase of the Week: To kowtow to by Deb Cowper 19th Annual Giant Garage Sale by Carol Foort 1st Annual Poles vs Holes - Golf~Disc Golf Tournament by Carol Ann Terreberry Turn up the volume with Quadra Singers this fall! by J Douglas The Arrival of Al Jazeera America by Ray Grigg Discovery Passage Aquarium a Great Success by Deb Cowper See you at the Fair! by Tania Regional Director's Report - August 26, 2013 by Jim Abram Local FOOD Market by Amanda summary of the Heriot Ridge town hall meeting by Norris Phrase of the Week: Blind Man's Buff by Deb Cowper Thank you for your support! by Nuyumbalees Cultural Centre The Thorium Reactor Energy Option by Ray Grigg Problem Solving Psychology by Ray Grigg Paramedics on Quadra Island Host Open House by BC Ambulance Service ForestEthics sues Harper government by Vancouver Observer The Rite of Summer, Fall, Winter and Spring by Ray Grigg Canada is missing out on Clean Tech by Elizabeth May Quadra Cultural Committee is seeking: VOLUNTEER COORDINATOR by QCC Have you seen Jasper? by Jenn A Letter to Quadra Islanders by Dr Mary Boegel Regional Director's Report – August 5, 2013 by Jim Abram Harbourside Medical and Walkin Clinic by Harbourside Medical Views of Drew - An Artistic Response to Drew Harbour by teresa reimer Quadra Island library a hit by M van Toor Support a Child in KidStart by Leanne McIntee Save the Heart of Quadra Parks - A Reprieve by susan westren AUG. 19 & 20: AUDITIONS for 'GREASE: the Musical'! by Theatre Quadra Times Colonist Article July 31 by susan westren BC hems and haws over sealing QI real estate deal by stephen hume Planting Fall and Winter Vegetables by susan westren Next Week at Q.C.C by Quadra Community Centre MLA report 25th July, 2013 by Claire Trevena Save the Heart of Quadra Parks by susan westren Seniors Housing News - We're Building! by Maureen McDowell Vehicle Sought By RCMP Located by Shane Worth A Letter from North Island Communications by Dave Emery Regional Director's Report - July 22, 2013 by Jim Abram Don't Sacrifice Your Back by sheelagh elmitt When Global Warming Becomes Global Warning by Ray Grigg August 17, BBQ salmon dinner fundraiser at Nuyumbalees by Nuyumbalees Cultural Centre RCMP Seeking Vehicle With California Plates by Shane Worth The Evolution of Denial by Ray Grigg Cell Tower Proposal for Heriot Ridge by Teresa Phillips Phrase of the Week: Fool's Errand by Deb Cowper The Barrier Method of Pest Control by eileen mckay Thank You by yellow dog The Ministry of Natural Gas by Ray Grigg Mixed Championship Tournament Reminder. by Carol Ann Terreberry Bicycle Helmet Laws: British Columbia by Shane Worth Regional Director's Report - July 8, 2013 by Jim Abram Ecosystem Mapping: Citizen Science Summer Program Kicks Off! by Emily Keller MLA Report 5th July, 2013 by Claire Trevena 2013 Water Well Worshop was a Great Success! by annieofthenorth Working with nature can protect us from floods by David Suzuki Foundation The Calgary Flood: Paying for Carbon by Ray Grigg The Calgary Flood: Paying for Carbon by Ray Grigg 2013 Jazz at the Point Line-Up by Travis Fleming Line-up for Canada Day 2013 by The GB Editors Happy Canada Day Weekend, Quadra! by The GB Editors The Importance of Stories by Ray Grigg Phrase a week: Heavy Metal by Deb Cowper The people have spoken by Paul Ryan With much appreciation and gratitude... by Soasis Carnival Games and Musical Jam by Nathan Kinsey The Importance of Forgetting by Ray Grigg Theatre Quadra Potluck and AGM - June 25 at Taku Lodge by Darcy Mitchell Water Well Workshop! Free by annieofthenorth What's Up with the Whales? by Sandra Milligan Last Chance re assured loading debate by Paul Ryan Saving the Heart of Quadra Parks is in Jeopardy by susan westren Real Book Stores on Quadra and Cortes too! by Gypsy Mama Who decides what Canadians need? by Miranda Holmes Discover Quadra by Carol Perry Discovery Islands Chamber Music Festival by Chamber Music Festival TSOLUM MOBILE VET IS COMING TO TOWN! by Phishing Scam by From the CCCU website PERMACULTURE COURSE LINNAEA FARM by Tamara Himalayan Exhibition & Auction by Mick Bromley Seniors Transportation Initiative from Quadra Circle by Maureen McDowell New Faces at April Point by Travis Fleming Future Tense by Ray Grigg Regional Director's Report - June 10, 2013 by Jim Abram What’s Up with the Whales? by Sandra Milligan End of the Road User Group by David Cox Quadra Seniors Housing AGM by Val Barr Petition against Clearcut Logging of Pristine Corridors by Emily Keller JARON FREEMAN FOX & THE OPPOSITE OF EVERYTHING SHOW!! by Maureen Walk-in lab hours, Quadra Island Medical by Dr Erika Kellerhals MLA Report 6th June, 2013 by Claire Trevena Celebrate Oceans Day at CR's New Aquarium! by Robyn Budd Down on the Farm - a series of Workshops at Linnaea Farm by Tamara News from Quadra Island Medical Clinic by Dr Erika Kellerhals Thereby hangs a tail by Robyn Budd Youth Art Exhibition by Dom Fetherston Surprise 2013 by Ray Grigg An evening with CDC plant ecology and map specialists! by Emily Keller It all started on April Fools Day.... by Your fearless editors British Columbia Firearms Amnesty by Shane Worth New Class- Chair Yoga! Tuesdays 11-12:00. by Ann Toelle **Quadra Circle News ** by Maureen McDowell Seniors Housing AGM by Val Barr 11th Annual Quadra Studio Tour Set To Go! by Quadra Studio Tour Assured Loading Sailings for Cortesians by Paul Ryan Rock It Up with Go Dog, Go! by Go Dog Go UofQ, Wednesday, May 29th @ 7pm; Class then PROM! by Tracy The Idiot Olympics? by Red Couch Report Van Observer Linnaea Farm Lunch Tours by Graeme The University of Quadra, May 22nd @ 7pm! by Tracy Piscine Reovirus: Part 2 by Ray Grigg Piscine Reovirus: Part 1 by Ray Grigg First Nation turns away Enbridge crew by thanks to Globe & Mail / Yahoo Regional Director's Report - May 13, 2013 by Jim Abram How did Miner's Lettuce get its name? by Editor on the Prowl It really is time for a change – no matter what happened by Warren Bell Vancouver Observer Campbell River SPCA by Dr. Helen Kwong Celebrating Local Food by Ester Strijbos Seniors Housing AGM by Val Barr Phrase of the week: Common Sense by Deb Cowper The shadowy background to Harpers war on science by Miranda Holmes Theatre Quadra presents two hilarious comedies by Darcy Mitchell Animal Wellness by Tara The University of Quadra, May 8th @ 7pm! by Tracy Beach Cleanup: Thanks from Sierra Quadra! by Ray Grigg Is this making you hungry.... ?? May 18, Seafest by Ester Strijbos All Candidates Meeting Tonight at QCC! by Robyn Budd Freedom of speech, anyone? by Robyn Budd Knowing Whales by Ray Grigg QUADRA HOME MEALS - ORDER NOW by Maureen McDowell SIX FOOT JOHNSON RETURNS TO THE HBI by Nat King Cono Anthropology's Capitalism by Ray Grigg CO2 set to pass 400 ppm milestone by John Vidal, The Guardian (UK) Ferry parking in Quathiaski Cove by M Griswold May Queen Speech Contest by QCC May Day 2013 by QCC "wild area" by dave parsons May Day Dance by QCC All Candidates Meeting by QCC Phrase of the Week by Deb Cowper Tents caterpillars and weevils. Let battle commence. by eileen mckay The University of Quadra, May 1st @ 7pm! by Tracy Go Loonie for the SPCA by Dr. Helen Kwong Spinning out of control? by Miranda Holmes Free Shuttle - Cortes Island Seafest May 18 by Ester Strijbos Experimental Lakes Area stays alive! by Brent Patterson Phrase a week: Clog Up by Deb Cowper Soup and Song: Quadra Singers Mob Community Lunch by Darcy Mitchell Arrest In Golf Course Break and Enter by Shane Worth Quadra Singers Presents a Musical Potpourri by Darcy Mitchell Host Community Agreement in Hands of Voters by Comox Strathcona Waste Mgm't It's Beach Clean-Up #16 this Sunday! by Ray Grigg The Experimental Lakes Area by Ray Grigg Regional Director's Report – April 15, 2013 by Jim Abram The University of Quadra, April 17th @ 7pm! by Tracy Beach Clean-up This Sunday at Rebecca Spit! by Ray Grigg Introduction: No-knead sourdough bread by Tamara Logging BC's Coastal Treasures by Ray Grigg Phrase a Week: Scot Free by Deb Cowper Break In and Theft at Golf Course by Shane Worth Mark Your Calendar - Cortes Seafest 2013 - May 18 by Ester Strijbos 'Burst' An Earth Day Celebration of Dance by Luna Salmon Confidential by Ray Grigg The University of Quadra, April 10th @ 7pm! by Tracy The Bitumen Cliff by Ray Grigg Notice of Public Hearing by Cathy Squires - SRD University of Quadra, Wednesday, April 3rd @ 7pm! by Tracy Full Day Water Soluble Oils Workshop by Catherine Martha Holmes Clarence Byers Memorial Donation by Maureen McDowell Ecosystem Mapping Community Forum by Emily Keller Quadra Island Outdoor Club Goes Live by Debbie Quigg We'll have books at the HB open air market by Moreka & Heidi Taku Community Easter Egg Hunt is back! by Erin Coastal regional districts raise concerns over ferry fares by Jim Abram Gardening With Native Plants by Joy Bird April 21, Duo Rendezvous: guitar and violin by Quadra Cultural Committee Controlling Information by Ray Grigg BC's Fossil Fuel Folly by Ray Grigg The University of Quadra, March 27th @ 7pm! by Tracy Eats, Shoots and Leaves by Robyn Budd Spring is Coming, Eventually by eileen mckay QI Photography Club is Meeting Soon! by Will Lavigne Regional Director's Report - March 19, 2013 by Jim Abram Hollyhock Cookbook Launch by Moreka & Heidi BOY by Friday Flicks Phrase of the week: Bob's your uncle by Deb Cowper Salmon Confidential on Quadra this Saturday! by Robyn Budd A Brush with Shelagh by Robyn Budd Seniors 'Golden Years'??? by Maureen McDowell Sailblazers AGM by Kathryn Water they waiting for? by Miranda Holmes The Newts are Here!! by lauren Quadrapalooza by lauren The University of Quadra, March 20th @ 7pm! by Tracy Hollyhock Cookbook Launch by Moreka & Heidi Signs for Cautious Optimism by Ray Grigg MLA Report, 15th March 2013 by Claire Trevena Tourism Businesses Slam BC Liberal Forest Policies by Lannie Keller The University of Quadra, March 13th @ 7pm by Tracy MLA Report, 8th March 2013 by Claire Trevena Salmon Confidential Comes to Quadra! by Robyn Budd Regional Director's Report – March 3, 2013 by Jim Abram Down on the Farm - Workshops at Linnaea by Lori International Women's Day Potluck by susan Garden Club Meeting - Hydrangeas - March 11 @ 7 pm by Joy Bird NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARINGS - Monday, March 18th at 7:00 pm by Cathy Squires - SRD Quadra Island Studio Tour 2013 by Terry Phillips Quadra Island Studio Tour 2013 by Terry Phillips Quadra Circle Counts Seniors 70+ by Maureen McDowell The University of Quadra, March 6th @ 7pm by Tracy CADENCE, March 10th, 7:00 pm by Quadra Cultural Committee Wild Forests by Ray Grigg History's Repeating Patterns by Ray Grigg Intouchables by Friday Flicks MLA Report, 1st March 2013 by Claire Trevena Introduction to Water Soluble Oils with Catherine M. Holmes by Catherine Martha Holmes The University of Quadra, Feb 27th @ 7pm! by Tracy MLA Report, 22 February 2013 by Claire Trevena Of Frogs and Fishes by Ray Grigg Regional Director's Report: February 18, 2013 by Jim Abram Bearing Witness by Ray Grigg Antibullying Presentation by Sehleeah As the Boomers Age by Maureen McDowell Quadra Circle is Busy! by Maureen McDowell This is Our Time! by geraldine Cadence, four-part vocal group by Quadra Cultural Committee BEASTS OF THE SOUTHERN WILD by Friday Flicks Click Here to Save Your Country by Adam McKenty MLA Report 15th Februaru, 2013 by Claire Trevena Oops--missed a PAC Auction offering! by Deb Cowper Online Auction!!! by Deb Cowper Dianna David, mime artist, dancer, juggling storyteller by Quadra Cultural Committee Learning to Live with Wild Wolves by Robyn Budd 4th Annual Seedy Saturday Seed Swap by Heather Regional Director's Report - February 5, 2013 by Jim Abram Geology 101: Why this problem can’t be buried by Miranda Holmes February 16: Learning to Live with Wild Wolves by Robyn Budd Calling all actors! by Robin Beaton What’s New in the Plant World for 2013 by Joy Bird Idling Harper by Ray Grigg Mime, dance and juggling at QCC by Quadra Cultural Committee Volunteer Receptionists, Quadra Outreach Lab by Althea Vermaas MLA Report, 25 January 2013 by Claire Trevena, MLA The Salmon Recipes by Ray Grigg CHASING ICE by Friday Flicks End taxpayer-funded partisan ads, says Trevena by Claire Trevena The Business of a Cortes Forest by Ray Grigg Thermometer 1: Taking Earth's Temperature by Ray Grigg The Big Fix: January 19 at the Community Centre by Robyn Budd Regional Director's Report - January 7, 2013 by Jim Abram Dogs and the Law on Quadra Island by Shane Worth Sensible BC director by Dana Larsen Quadra Island Garden Club Meeting - "A Bountiful Garden" by Joy Bird High Society Live at the Quadra Legion by Q-paloo For frack’s sake by Miranda Holmes Salmagundi by Dom Fetherston A Failure of Political Will by Ray Grigg AN EVENING WITH QISES by AL BEATTIE Time to tune up with Quadra Singers! by J Douglas MOONRISE KINGDOM by Friday Flicks Banner Chum Runs in Fall 2012 by Janis McLean Happy New Year from Twincomm by Twincomm Ruth's Last Day is Friday January 4th! by Fair Luis Mario Ochoa Cuban Quintet by Quadra Cultural Committee Sinking Cities: A Future with Rising Oceans by Ray Grigg tree disposal by Sharon Clandenning GREAT XMAS DINNER by AL BEATTIE Merry Christmas! by Deb Cowper The Spirit of Giving by Ray Grigg Found Wooden Kayak - Breton Islands by Shane Worth Regional Director's Special Report Dec 17, 2012 by Jim Abram The Fracking Mess by Ray Grigg A Himalayan thank you! by Mick Bromley Missing Female - Emma FILLIPOFF by Shane Worth ROCK OUT THIS FRIDAY WITH SIX FOOT JOHNSON! by Nat King Cono Of Chestnut, of Wolf, and of Ho Ho Ho by Francesca Gesualdi The Surrender of an Ecowarrior by Ray Grigg In praise of science and reason by Miranda Holmes SALMON FISHING IN THE YEMEN by Friday Flicks The Recommendations of the Cohen Commission Report by Ray Grigg The Ecology of Money by Ray Grigg Regional Director's Report - December 3, 2012 by Jim Abram We've Reached Our Goal by susan MLA Report 3rd December, 2012 by Claire Trevena, MLA Quadra Elementary PAC Bottle Drive, January 5th by Heather Mcinnish The Sacred Tsum Valley, Nepal by John Toelle Penny Drive For the Food Bank!! by Fair Christmas in the cove! by yellow dog You are invited by yellow dog Hyacinthe Creek Effort Keeps Coho Fry Underwater by Janice Mclean Regional Director's Report - November 19, 2012 by Jim Abram Wanted: Loose Change! by Fair Friday Flicks Presents: A Separation by Friday Flicks A Culture of Rational Best Interests by Ray Grigg The Ethics of Politically Impossible by Ray Grigg The New Cuban Missile Crisis by Ray Grigg Shrinking Arctic Sea Ice by Ray Grigg Christmas Craft Fair by Addicted to oil by Miranda Holmes Service consultations: questioning the point by Paul Ryan Regional Director's Report - November 5, 2012 by Jim Abram MLA Report 5th November, 2012 by Claire Trevena Saturday Nov 10: The Economics of Happiness by Robyn Budd Garden Club November Meeting by Joy Bird THE LADY by Friday Flicks Hallowe'en UofQ by Tracy Costume Contest at Community Lunch by QCC Return to Wasilika Book Launch a Roaring Success by michael redican U of Q Wednesday October 24th by Tracy Defend Our Coast Rally on Wednesday in CR by Thanks to Vancouver Observer The Enbridge Corporate Character by Ray Grigg Unique Art Project for Community Living Month by Denise Sharkey New Mushroom Club Meetingplace by Maureen McDowell FRIDAY FLICKS PRESENTS MONSIEUR LAZHAR by Friday Flicks Cancelled sailing - November 7 by BC Ferries Job Posting by QCC U of Q Wednesday October 17th @ 7pm by Heriot Bay Inn Friday, November 2, 8:00 PM Lorne Elliott by Louella Baker Sierra Quadra presents the film ‘Surviving Progress’ by Sierra Quadra Le Havre by Friday Flicks Find Out More About KidStart Mentoring by Tara Jordan Poetry, Questions and People by Ray Grigg A Sense of the Sacred by Ray Grigg Collective Consciousness and Humanity by Ray Grigg Simply incredible that ferry fares to go up again -Trevena by Claire Trevena An ounce of prevention by Miranda Holmes Quadra Time: Paintings by Nanci Cook at Herons in the HBI by Nanci Cook Love your dog? Then take chicken jerky off the menu! by Robyn Budd Return to Wasilika Book Launch by michael redican Quadra Island Wild Mushroom Festival by Darcy Mitchell New QISES Website by Deb Cowper MLA Report 25th September, 2012 by Claire Trevena U of Q Goes Fermented! by Tracy Regional Director's Report - Sept. 22, 2012 by Jim Abram Find Out More About KidStart Mentoring by Tara Jordan Fung-Chiu Piano Duo October 14, 2:30 pm by Louella Baker CVEC Nature Walk, to Melda's Marsh, Seal Bay RD Park by Comox Valley Environ. Council Quadra/Philippines Connection's 18th Giant Garage Sale by Carol Foort The Weight of People by Ray Grigg Sept 22: Auction / celebration to Save Quadra Parks! by Susan Westren Tar sands? No tanks! by Karen Wristen Regional Director's Report - September 10, 2012 by Jim Abram The Last Climate Change Skeptic by Ray Grigg The Dilbit Silence by Ray Grigg TRIBUTE TO JUDY LEICESTER by Lannie Keller Sick, stupid and sterile by Miranda Holmes Quadra Island Fall Fair by Leslie Auditions for "Sleeping Beauty" September 16 and 17 by Darcy Mitchell Carbon Costs and Carbon Tax by Ray Grigg The Internet Addiction by Ray Grigg Quadra Paints! by Nanci Cook Giant Garage Sale by Carol Foort Fatal Vehicle Crash by Shane Worth Quadra Island Fall Fair by Robyn Mawhinney community kitchen by Q Rec Locally crafted short fiction by Michelle Buchanan Super Saturday - September 1st by Campbell River Art Gallery Donated Quilts at the Credit Union for Silent Auction Bids by susan westren Quadra Mixed Doubles Tennis Tournament by Louella Baker Quadra Island Fall Fair - coming soon! by Darcy Mitchell Highlight of CSWM board meeting by Comox Strathcona Waste Mgm't Super Saturday - August 18 by Campbell River Art Gallery Carbon's Terrifying Mathematics by Ray Grigg Enbridge Panel Hears "O Canada" During Security Shutdown in by Delores Broten Call for Entries for CR Art Gallery's Wearable Art Show by Campbell River Art Gallery KidStart is Looking for Quadra Mentors! by Tara Jordan GENDER TALKS - Youth Event on Cortez by TeenSzene From Market Economy to Market Society by Ray Grigg Hollyhock Flats (Comox R. Estuary) nature walk by E.W.G. by Estuary Working Group, P.W. Van Gogh in Perspective by Ray Grigg Residential Break In and Utility Trailers by Shane Worth Pieces: A Newspaper's Portrait of a Planet by Ray Grigg A Pipeline for the Keystone Kops by Ray Grigg Bread and Circuses by Ray Grigg Regional Director's Report - July 30, 2012 by Jim Abram Super Saturday - August 4th, Underwater Watercolours by Campbell River Art Gallery Coastal Fire Centre update by Deb Cowper Mulch, Water and Weeds by Eileen MacKay MLA Report 16th July, 2012 by Claire Trevena Acrylic Adventures Children's Art Camp by Campbell River Art Gallery JARON FREEMAN FOX & THE OPPOSITE OF EVERYTHING SHOW!! by Maureen Second Kids Belly Dancing Class by QCC Asia is leaving CCCU Quadra Branch by Fair Belly Dancing for Kids by QCC Where are the BC Strawberries? by annieofthenorth Great Programs on offer at the CR Gallery this Summer by Campbell River Art Gallery Biggest Community Event Ever - Cortes Island by Ester Strijbos Counting the nuclear fallout by Miranda Holmes Lots of Art Programs on offer this Summer! by Campbell River Art Gallery HAPPY CANADA DAY QUADRA ISLAND by DICC Canada Day Committee Cancelled: Kenyan Boys Choir by Louella Baker Tickets desperately wanted! by john wasyliw Salmon EcoCentre Update, July 2012 by Deb Cowper Carbon Dioxide and Carbon Tax by Ray Grigg The Everest Ascent by Ray Grigg Canada Day Poker Ride by Jack Mar First Parks' Fundraiser a Great Success! by Ray Grigg / Robyn Budd Join the $1000 Club! by Robyn Budd Regional Director's Report - June 18, 2012 by Jim Abram Johnstone Strait Ultimate Kayak Trip by Susan Westren Regional Director's Report - June 18, 2012 by Jim Abram Pink Slime and Other Dangers / La Vase Rose + Autres Dangers by Maria D. Gesualdi The Religion Factor in Canada's Environmental Politics by Ray Grigg Radicalizing Scientists by Ray Grigg Reflections on the Maypole of Spring by Ray Grigg Sunset Cinema Returns to Quadra by Tania Kayak with Spirit of the West to the Heart of the Parks by susan Liberals & BC ferries "unwound" by Editors Kenyan Boys Choir by Louella Baker June 13: '13 Heroes' Day of Action by Jamie Biggar for LeadNow.ca Tsunami Debris from Japan by Betty Doak Quilt and Garden Tour by Joan Varley Kenyan Boys Choir by Louella Baker Attack of the biotech guys by Miranda Holmes Save the Heart of Quadra Parks by Judy Leicester FULL SERVING OF MIXED GREENS THIS FRIDAY AT THE HBI by Nat King Cono Quadra Island Quilt and Garden Tour by Joy Bird Quadra Elementary Photography Show and Parent Tea by Greg Haines MLA Report 1st June, 2012 by Claire Trevena Anti-free speech and salmon bill withdrawn by Alex Morton Trevena Questions Coastal Ferries Amendment Act by Claire Trevena Family Dinner Dance by Donna Dennis STUDIO TOUR JUNE 2nd & 3rd by Quadra Island Artists Want to know what's in the fish you eat? by Alex Morton The Hunger Games and Other Dystopias by Ray Grigg Regional Director's Report - May 21, 2012 by Jim Abram BC slams doors on free speech and salmon viruses by Alex Morton Buy a Real Book in a Real Bookstore! by Ruth McMonagle Change Blindness: Not Seeing the Obvious by Ray Grigg BC Hydro Caution: John Hart Gen Station by Steve Watson Evening Book Signing and Talk at Stillwater Books by Ruth McMonagle MLA Report 18th May 2012 by Claire Trevena Authors, Seafood & Ale by Coreen Boucher Cycling to protect our coast by Sally Soanes Seafest/Oysterfest this Saturday - Cortes Island by Ester Strijbos Labour Issues, May 2012 - The Economy by Anne Davies Victoria Day Closure by Fair The End of The Hunger Years by Francesca Gesualdi thanks wild bill by wayne and brenda c38: the Environmental Destruction Bill by from The Tyee: Elizabeth May Notice of Public Hearings by Strathcona Regional District Public Information Meeting by Strathcona Regional District MLA Report, 11th May, 2012 by Claire Trevena Authors, Seafood & More Ale! by Filipe Local family loses all to fire...please help by Deb Cowper Something's fishy with Bill C-38 by Deb Cowper Coastal Community Credit Union Presents Yes Camp 2012 by Fair Founder’s Syndrome: Corporations and Civilizations by Ray Grigg Ecocide: Crimes Against Nature and Humanity by Ray Grigg Official opening of Quadra Island Library Branch by VIRL news release “For Whom the Bell Tolls” by Ray Grigg Canadian Music Man by Lois Taylor Poached Eggs W/ Lonzardo by Francesca Gesualdi pests and diseases by eileen MacKay Quick - Get Your Tickets!! by Cortes Literacy Outreach Fundraiser for Emily, Sam, & Jari by Deb Cowper MLA Report 4th May, 2012 by Claire Trevena Hot Dog ! Hot Dog! Come and get your Hot Dog by Fair Coastal Community Credit Union Curly Eastland Bursary 2012 by Fair Stealing environmental protection in broad daylight by Elizabeth May MAY DAY THEME by QCC BC NDP objects to Enbridge pipeline by Forwarded by Robyn Budd MLA Report 27th April, 2012 by Claire Trevena Quadra Singers Concert and Silent Auction by Darcy Mitchell Authors, Seafood & Ale! by Filipe Beginner Golf Lessons by Quadra Island Golf Club Search Warrant Nets Stolen Property by Shane Worth Claire Trevena presents... Quadra beach cleanup! by Lynne Stone Of interest to anti-Pipeliners by Deb Cowper Grand Opening of Quadra's New Library by Robyn Budd & VIRL Posting articles on the Frontpage by Robyn Budd FREE Shuttle Seafest 2012 by Ester Strijbos Cortes Seafest 2012 by Ester Strijbos Welcome to Kindergarten by Quadra Elementary School MLA Report 20 April, 2012 by Claire Trevena Fifteenth Annual Beach Cleanup! by Robyn Budd Random Spring Garden Thought by eileen MacKay Kitchens, Bookstores. by Francesca Gesualdi Geoscientist David Hughes on Quadra this Saturday by Robyn Budd Forcing and Feedback by Ray Grigg Med student donates scholarship money by Emma Gilchrist / Dogwood The Answer is Blowin' in the Wind by Ray Grigg Mom & Babe Shop and Swap by Amanda Cortes Island Seafest - Oyster Festival 2012 by Ester Strijbos Labour Issues, April 2012 - Bill 22 by Anne Davies White Water, Black Gold by World Community Film Series Summer Interpreter, 2012 by Deb Cowper T-BALL MEETING by QCC MLA Report 30th March, 2012 by Claire Trevena Garden Club: Plant Sale and Apple Grafting by Val Barr Quadra School Garden Initiative by Cally Shellfish closure cancelled: Area 13 Hyacinthe Bay by Tom B OUR COAST! OUR DECISION! NO PIPELINE! NO TANKERS! by North Island NDP Notice: Special Hours by Fair Time to pick up your Fabulous Fish Compost! by Robyn Budd Double feature films this Saturday by Judy Leicester Harper set to pull teeth from Fisheries Act by Deb Cowper SARAH'S KEY by Friday Flicks While we've got emergencies on our minds.... by Betty Doak It's time to Buy Canadian! by Forwarded by Sandra Spearing Community Garden Beds available by Heather Rallying Together to try to stop Enbridge by Carol Anderson "Scared to Death" by Ray Grigg The Economics of Salmon Farms, Oil Pipelines and Natural Gas by Ray Grigg MLA Report 16th March, 2012 by Claire Trevena Regional Director's Report - March 12, 2012 by Jim Abram Town Hall Meeting Cancelled by Strathcona Regional District SALMON ENHANCEMENT SOCIETY NEWS by AL BEATTIE Thanks, Quadra! by Bridget Walshe MLA Report March 2012 by Claire Trevena Fabulous Fish Compost / Fertilizer Fundraiser! by Robyn Budd MLA Report 9th March 2012 by Claire Trevena Power outage by Editor To the Delegation of Leaders from Norway by Alex Morton Norwegian president on Quadra this Thursday by Alex Morton Labour Issues, March 2012: Union Education by Anne Davis Tipping Points: The Haunting Uncertainties by Ray Grigg Town Hall Meeting: 2012–2016 Financial Plan by Strathcona Regional District WASTE LAND by Friday Flicks Spring Notes by Eileen MacKay Transition Town movement, CV group presentation at CVEC meet by Comox Valley Environ. Council Regional Director's Report Feb 27, 2012 by Jim Abram CVNS public Nature Walk, Puntledge River. by Comox Valley Naturalists Soc. MLA Report 2nd March, 2012 by Claire Trevena Steven Page tickets still available... by Louella Baker Garden Club - March 12th by Val Barr Budget Priorities Wrong for North Island by Claire Trevena MLA Report 24th February, 2012 by Claire Trevena Fresh Cheese-making Workshop by Perrywinkle Cottage Counting Salmon - article by Deb Cowper The Freedom of Science by Ray Grigg Globalization: the New Pangea by Ray Grigg Northern Gateway: Pipeline to Problems by Ray Grigg Our new library opens March 20th! by Joy Adams Bauer Help Us Plan for the Future of our Waste by Comox Strathcona Waste Mgmt Steven Page joined by Craig Northey, Saturday March 10 by Louella Baker Apology For Golf Course Damage by Shane Worth Don Staniford on Quadra this Saturday by Ray Grigg MLA Report 19th February, 2012 by Claire Trevena Words on the Water 2012 by Ester Strijbos UofQ: Fingerpainting Fun by Heriot Bay Inn THE WHISTLEBLOWER by Friday Flicks Hayley Shephard: Saturday night at QCC by Judy Leicester and Robyn Budd Calls for Responsible Logging on Cortes Island by Claire Trevena STRATEGIES NEEDED TO REDUCE RAW LOG EXPORTS, CREATE JOBS IN by Claire Trevena Al 'The Mayor' Luoma (1950–2012) by Allen Perkins & Chris Toulmin Regional Director's Report February 13, 2012 by Jim Abram Mangia-Cakes and Olive Oil Crime - 101 by Francesca Gesualdi The Plot Sickens by Alex Morton Four Myths: Insights into Change by Ray Grigg RRSP SEASON IS HERE!! by Fair Taylor The Fish Came Back by Janis McLean Cape Mudge House Fire - Police Seeking Information by Shane Worth Valentines Day Dance with music by the Wild Canadians by Ieva Steven Page on Quadra, Saturday, March 10, 8:00 pm by Louella Baker Twincomm brings Internet to Quadra Loop area by Twincomm STARBUCK by Friday Flicks Valentines Dinner and Dance With Go Dog Go by Go Dog Go Fast Words and Slow Fermentations by Francesca Gesualdi Phone John Duncan and help save our CBC! by Robyn Budd Cohen Commission Reconvened on ISAv Evidence by Ray Grigg The Cohen Commission: Egg Trade (Part 2) by Ray Grigg The Cohen Commission: Sick Salmon (Part 3) by Ray Grigg Don Staniford facing legal battle over fish by Alex Morton 'Namgis closed containment project gets the goods! by Georgia Strait Alliance To Quadra With Love by Kathryn Manry Todd Butler and dinner for 20.00? by Heriot Bay Inn Super Saturdays at the Art Gallery by Denise Sharkey Richard Calver hosts Open Studio at CR Art Gallery by Denise Sharkey Labour Issues, Feb 2012: Dignity Denied by Anne Davis Tequila Mockingbird Fundraiser! by Lauren on Cortes IN A BETTER WORLD by Friday Flicks Ferry Commissioner Report by Paul Ryan Regional Director's Report - January 16, 2012 by Jim Abram Golf Course Mischief Update by Shane Worth Getting Fresh: Films on Food by Robyn Budd Little Shop of Horrors – come out and play! by Darcy Mitchell February 5th, 2:30 pm Trio Accord and pianist Ian Parker by Louella Baker Books to Eat By by Francesca Gesualdi An Open Reply to Joe Oliver's Propaganda by Andrew Nikiforuk in The Tyee Golf Course Mischief by Shane Worth Namaste Himalaya by Jill The Community Centre Recreation Guide is out! by QRec How BC sees foreign funding by Sarah Cox Monthly madness of the cycling variety by Mick Bromley Quadra Island Studio Tour by Lydia Brittany 10 Day Life Shift Challenge by Tucker Dinnes MIDNIGHT IN PARIS by Friday Flicks The Optimism Factor by Ray Grigg Agnotology: The Propagation of Doubt by Ray Grigg Canadian Government at work??? Puh-lease! by Forwarded by George Gilkin MORE SMART METER INFORMATION by Susan wilson Regional Director's Report - January 2, 2012 by Jim Abram The Hundred K Krowd by Editor SMART METERS LETTER - YOU CAN PRINT & SEND YOUR REFUSAL by bc hydro community awareness Milton Wong by Lynden McMartin SING FOR PURE JOY! by Mary Dennison - 285-3764 Kaleidoscope 2011 by Ray Grigg A Message for 2012 from Claire Trevena by Claire Trevena A Hundred K on New Year's Day? by Jack Mar Polar bears on Quadra! by Editor Coaching by Tucker Dinnes Doggone... dog home! by Robyn Budd The Burden of Bigness by Ray Grigg The Tree of Life: Review by Peter Bradshaw by Posted by Robyn Budd Regional Director's Report – Holiday Edition! by Jim Abram A seasonally appropriate story by Erica Sofrina MLA Report, 21st December, 2011 by Claire Trevena Road Speed - Animal Farm Rd by Deb Cowper VIHA PRESSURING DOCTORS TO SIGN OFF ON NEW HOSPITAL by Claire Trevena Time to get all lit up! by Robyn Budd Theft of Diesel Fuel by Quadra Island RCMP ENTER TO WIN THIS GIFT BASKET BY DONATING TO THE FOOD BANK by Fair Breaking Contracts by Ray Grigg Foodwisdom At Perrywinkle Cottage by Francesca Gesualdi Super-size Lunar Eclipse this Saturday by Deb Cowper Our province is guilty! by International Court of Justice The Keystone XL Protests and the Occupy Movement by Ray Grigg POTICHE by Friday Flicks Free Yoga Classes by Ann Toelle BC First Nations Unite To Ban Export Of Tar Sands Oil by Beth Buczynski, Care2Causes Diesel Thefts by Shane Worth The myth of renewable energy by Dawn Stover Quadra Singers Christmas Concert, Sunday, December 11 by Darcy Mitchell Christmas wreath /centre piece making workshops by Deb Cowper "This is the Way the World Ends" by Ray Grigg Gumboot Policy by Ann Onymous Thank You Quadra Island by Quadra Island Food Bank Patrick Stewart's Death by Joyce Elliott MLA Report 25th November, 2011 by Claire Trevena Moonlight Madness in the Cove! by Polluted Pixie Elections, Reflections – and Rejections by Robyn Budd Charges Laid - Recent Island Crimes by Shane Worth Regional Director's Report • November 21, 2011 by Jim Abram Forests and Carbon: an Evening with Ben Parfitt by Judy Leicester Recovered Boat at Rebecca Spit by Shane Worth Election campaign reflections by Robyn Budd Preliminary RD Election results by Deb Cowper CERTIFIED COPY NOV.25 by Friday Flicks BC Regional Districts election results by Editors Sharing Our Natural History by Krista Kaptein Pleading Guilty: "By their deeds shall ye know them." by Ray Grigg ISAv: Threat, Fear, Mystery and Warning by Ray Grigg Want to Talk? Then Lets do Lunch! by Trevor Schiele MLA Report, 18th November, 2011 by Claire Trevena Break and Enters and Theft Of Vessel by Shane Worth Do free lunches buy votes on Quadra? by Robyn Budd Unplugged - small appliance recycling by Deb Cowper An Inside/outside perspective... by Tom Skillman Snow Alert! by J Tait Imitation 'Discovery Islander' hits Quadra mailboxes by Robyn Budd Honesty, integrity and transparency? by Susan Westren RD Election by Anne Milne There IS something we can do. by Carol Anderson Style vs Substance by Paul Ryan I am very concerned by Vinay Chafekar Let's keep a proven winner by Allen Perkins Local knowledge and experience by Jerry Enns Walcan Employees Appreciate Visit! by Jodi Simkin Putting Quadra tourism on the map by Linden McMartin All Candidates Meeting Sunday 7pm! by The editors Shawn O'Connor's Got My Vote! by Bill Pirie Signed election articles are welcome! by The Editors How To Boil A Frog by Judy Leicester Why I Support Jim Abram by Ross McPhee Who ya going to call? by Mark Nighswander Solid waste management plan moves to public consultation by Comox Strathcona Waste Mgm't Take A Cup of Cacao-Wisdom by Francesca Gesualdi The Occupy movement changing history? by Anne Davis Garden Club - November 14th by Val Barr My Thanks for Taking A Cup on Sat. Night by Francesca Gesualdi Regional Director's Report - November 7, 2011 by Jim Abram The Arrival of Infectious Salmon Anemia Virus by Ray Grigg The Drug War and Free-Market Capitalism by Ray Grigg No choice but Jim by L. Murray Police Record Checks and Police Telephone Line by Shane Worth MLA Report 4th November, 2011 by Claire Trevena Gerry - Yellow Dog by Deb Cowper SMART METERS, DUMB MOVE, DUMB EDITORIAL by Al Beattie FREE WORKSHOP - Kids Have Stress Too! by Family Support Coordinator Christmas Craft Fair by QRec ALL CANDIDATES MEETING by QRec A Notice From Coastal Community Credit Union by Fair Trio '86 by Louella Baker Meditation Retreats by sheelagh elmitt Dear Premier, Chef invites you to lunch by Francesca Gesualdi Recipe For A Radical Hallow’s Eve by Francesca Gesualdi Declaration of Election by Acclamation by Monique Hebert Notice of Election - Director, Electoral Area C by Monique Hebert Regional Director's Report - October 24, 2011 by Jim Abram Restaurant find: Cuckoo! by Deb Cowper Re-Elect Jim Abram by Chris Toulmin "Well-Informed Futility Syndrome" by Ray Grigg A message from Shawn O’Connor by Shawn O'Connor Election Nov 19: Rules for Mail-in Ballots by Strathcona Regional District Coming Soon - Dick Whittington and His Wonderful Cat by Darc Mitchell Halloween Dance at the Legion by Go Dog Go Litter Pick Up and Awareness Week by QRec Happy Halloween by QRec Election signs take a hit – again by Editors Rural Maternity Care as a Case Study by Leslie Carty (LTaylor) ECO-PIRATE: THE STORY OF PAUL WATSON by Friday Flicks “Greedy Lying Bastards” Exposes Big Oil’s Dirty Secret by Beth Buczynski Election signs defaced on Quadra by Editors MLA Report 21st October, 2011 by Claire Trevena A Weather Report - the Local and the Global by Ray Grigg Salmon Farms Killing Sea Lions by Ray Grigg Muzzling Science and Scientists by Ray Grigg Sock Soiree celebration grand opening!! by Sock Soiree Labour Issues, October 2011 by Anne Davis There is Wild and then THERE IS WOLVERINE! by Judy Leicester Dick Whittington and his Wonderful Cat by Darcy Mitchell A Bridge to Africa by Trish Wainwright AUTHORITY by Bob Lasby Regional Director's Report - October 11, 2011 by Jim Abram Protect Quadra Island’s provincial parks! by Lannie Keller Cafe Scientifique on Rural Maternity Care by Ctr for Rural Health Research Litter Pick up & Awareness Week by QRec Garden Club: Renovating Your Garden by Val Barr JANE EYRE by Friday Flicks 3 Steps to Move from Scattered to Peace-Full by Tucker Dinnes Drained Beaver Pond by Rolf Kellerhals Fall Cover Crops by The Bulletin The art and beauty of homemade yoghurt! by Francesca Gesualdi MLA Report 7th October, 2011 by Claire Trevena Craft and bake sale by Amanda Ferry Advisory Committee Meeting by Paul Ryan Halloween Bowl-a-thon by Centre for Spiritual Living Ferries: Coastal RD chairs meet with Christy Clark by News release Regional Director's Report - September 26, 2011 by Jim Abram Ferries - Vancouver Sun article by Jim Abram BC Ferries Meeting: Seize the Day! by Deb Cowper The Marc Atkinson Quartet by Louella Baker It's the Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup by Project Water. CVNS, CV Kayaks 2011 General Local Elections - Notice of Nomination Period by Monique Hebert 30th Annual Quadra Open Golf Tournament by Paul Ryan Regional Director's Report - September 12, 2011 by Jim Abram 17th Annual Giant Garage Sale by Carol Foort U of Q swapping of professors for Sept 14th and 21st... by Tracy at the HBI Quadra Island Photography Club by Don Mottershead Regional Director's Report - August 29, 2011 by Jim Abram Support heritage status of federal lighthouses by John Duncan Pipelines and Tankers: the Building Pressure by Ray Grigg Avatar Grove: the Extraordinary and the Ordinary by Ray Grigg A $50 Million Message to Coal by Ray Grigg The World's Changing Energy Equation by Ray Grigg The Quadra Fall Fair video! by Eileen Mackay MLA Report 9th September 2011 by Claire Trevena Yes, islanders, that was an earthquake! by Editors Ferry Commissioner's Visit by Paul Ryan Call for Nominations for B.C. Ferry Authority by Monique Hebert Quadra Singers fall session begins Sept. 8 – Join us! by J Douglas Carrington Bay Drowning by Shane Worth Garden Club, September --What is an Invasive Plant? by Val Barr CLIMBING & DANCE classes starting again NEXT WEEK! by Elsa Das Neves Household Hazardous Waste Clean Up events by Comox Strathcona Waste Mgm't Autumn Leaves and your soil by susan westren autumn leaves by susan westren "SING! BECAUSE THIS IS A FOOD OUR STARVING WORLD NEEDS" by Mary Dennison Coastal Community Credit Union needs your help by Ruth Pantomime Read Through - August 31 7 p.m. by Darcy Mitchell Submission to BC Ferry Commissioner by Jim Abram Local Communities and Carbon Dioxide Emissions by Ray Grigg Art Trading Cards - Sept 29 by Debbie KidStart Coordinator by Tara Quadra Island Farmers Market & Bazaar by Suzanne Chickite Tuesday Morning Spinners by Carol Hornby Considering Industrialization by Ray "Don't worry, Be Happy" by Ray Grigg Skills or talent to share? by QRec MLA Report 29th July 2011 by Claire Trevena Parenting in an Uncertain Age by Ray Grigg Regional Director's Report - August 1, 2011 by Jim Abram MONEY - M – B – T – Q? by Bob Lasby Quadra Tanager by Sue Walker Leftovers: Remember Assured Loading Tickets? by BCFC Quadra Island Library by VIRL URGENT notice from Regional Director Jim Abram by Jim Abram RCMP Briefs by Shane Worth Operator error, apparently! by Editors The Other Side of Lord Stanley's Cup by Ray Grigg Anthropogenesis - A Redefining of Ourselves by Ray Grigg Infectious Salmon Anemia: A Ticking Time Bomb by Ray Grigg Presentation to Blair Lekstrom by Jim Abram Regional Director's Report - July 18, 2011 by Jim Abram The Gumboot Press: That which was lost.... by Robyn Budd Election Workers - 2011 Local Government Elections by Monique Hebert Where's The Gumboot Press? by Robyn Budd Quadra Island Farmers Market & Bazaar by Suzanne Chickite Sunset Cinema! by Tania McMartin An idea. by Will LaVigne Quadra Island Market by Penny Apple Photography Regional Director's Report - July 4, 2011 by Jim Abram PUBLIC MEETING by Dawn Ross Ferry Rally in Powell River by Colin Palmer Quadra Island Fall Fair by Dawn Ross Seniors Housing News by Val Barr There is Good News and There is Bad News by eileen mckay Mechanisms for Making Mistakes by Ray Grigg Regional Director's Report - June 21, 2011 by Jim Abram Thefts From Boats - Heriot Bay Docks by Shane Worth Quadra Community Centre Summer Recreation Guide by Quadra Rec Draft Quathiaski Cove Village Plan by Strathcona Regional District Friends of Quadra Library Meeting June 28 by Maureen McDowell & Frank Boas The Ecology of Wealth by Ray Grigg The Meaning of That Laughter by Ray Grigg Saturday Morning Ride by Jack Mar The Gumboot Press Issue 2 is here! by Robyn Budd Notice to Friends of Quadra Library by Maureen McDowell & Frank Boas Franco Fête - Great family day by Francophone Ass Campbell River Fall Fair Meeting by Leslie Smith DISCOVER QUADRA Follow-up by Quadra Island Tourism, DICC Thank you Mignon! by Earth Empress Vote Yes to scrap the HST by Claire Trevena Granite Bay Park Boat Ramp by Strathcona Regional District Quadra Island Sunset Cinema July 29th Blenkin Park Field by Tania McMartin To Light the Patriotic Flame?? by Brent Henry The Psychology of Denial by Ray Grigg Manufacturing Doubt by Ray Grigg Extreme Weather: Floods, Fires, Storms and Droughts by Ray Grigg Anyone notice anything... gumbooty... out there? by Editor Our School is Changing.... by Quadra School Library Friends protest to VIRL June 11 by Maureen McDowell & Frank Boas Date Change for...Sunday Dennis' CD Release Party- by sunday dennis Important notice to all residents of Canada by Jodi Garwood MLA Report 2nd June 2011 by Claire Trevena Quadra Island Farmers Market &Bazaar by Suzanne Chickite Changes in the HST will hurt, not help: Trevena by Claire Trevena Fares Central to Ferries Review: Trevena by Claire Trevena Discover Quadra by Quadra Island Tourism, DICC Quadra Island May Day-Claire Trevena by Claire Trevena Penny Apple goes to May Day by Amanda Stewart Classical Guitar Concert by Daphne Bashford Quadra Island Farmers Market & Bazaar by Suzanne Chickite MLA Report 26th May 2011 by Claire Trevena Summer Interpreter Position 2011 by Deb Cowper QUADRA ISLAND STUDIO TOUR by Quadra Island Artists Quadra Singers AGM June 10 at Seascape Resort by Darcy M itchell MAY DAY by Quadra Rec Seniors Housing News - AGM by Val Barr Regional Director's Report - May 23, 2011 by Jim Abram HST VOTE; AT LEAST KNOW BOTH SIDES BEFORE VOTING by Transplanting by eileen mckay the summer garden by eileen mckay Syd Williams' CD Release Concert Tonight! by Robyn Budd Marilyn Chapman's 'Fragile Entanglements' Opening by Campbell River Art Gallery Quadra Island Farmers Market & Bazaar by Suzanne Chickite MLA Report 19th May by Claire Trevena You are invited to Sundays' Cd release party-BLOOM by sunday dennis Fuel Surcharge and Ferry Fares by Claire Trevena Tips on Tomatoes and Pole Beans by B C Garden Club Bulletin Salmon Farming - The Tightening Noose by Ray Grigg Quadra Island Farmers Market & Bazaar by Suzanne Chickite MLA Report May 13, 2011 by Claire Trevena Saturday Morning Ride by quadra riders Special thanks - and an offer - to Gumboot sponsors! by Editors Hello gardeners! by Susan Westren Seniors Housing News by Val Barr Coastal Community Credit Union Service Notice by Fair Visit to Innisfree Farm by eileen mckay Ice Ages, Climate Change and Carbon Dioxide by Ray Grigg Decisions and Information Overload by Ray Grigg Happy Mother's Day to moms everywhere! by Patricia Lynn Reilly New Landfill or Waste-to-Energy (WTE) by Aftermath by Maude Barlow Quadra Island Farmers Market & Bazaar by Suzanne Chickite MLA Report May 6, 2011 by Claire Trevena Were did the webcam go? by Editors Calling island artists! by Quadra Elementary PAC Looking for Quadra Pottery Artisans by Deb Manery Quadra Island Farmers Market & Bazaar by Suzanne Chickite Expect Animals Galore and a Whole Lot More at the Fall Fair by robyn mawhinney Finally, a ferry webcam! by Editors Regional Director's Report - April 25, 2011 by Jim Abram Better Options Than Cynicism by Ray Grigg Reason, Mood and Globalization by Ray Grigg Garden Workshop by Ryan and Jessica CLIMBING WALL, FUN and SAFE! by Elsa Das Neves Seed Sowing - Little and Often by eileen mckay Alexandra Morton Comes to Quadra by Angela Quadra Island Farmers Market & Bazaar by Suzanne Chickite Senior Housing News - April 21st by Val Barr CVNS Nature Walk, Seal Bay Park May 14 by Comox Valley Naturalists Soc. Ferry Terminal Intersection - Quatahiaski Cove Road by Shane Worth I, too, am very sad to see the library leave Heriot Bay by Emily Brooks QUADRA ISLANDS FIRST FALL FAIR by Leslie Quadra Fire Department A.G.M. by Quadra Fire Dept. Trustees Quadra Paints! by Nanci Cook AN URGENT MESSAGE TO ALL ISLANDERS by Jim Abram SENIORS HOUSING NEWS - April 12th by Val Barr Regional Director's Report - April 12, 2011 by Jim Abram Ferry Fares Feedback by Paul Ryan Making the Best of a Small Garden by susan westren The Nuclear Option by Ray Grigg Annual Beach Cleanup This Sunday April 10! by Sierra Quadra Poetry meets tech! by forwarded by Inese Gravlejs A Naturalist's View of Vancouver Island's Plants by Comox Valley Naturalists Soc. Hey folks, it's election time... by Tria Donaldson Enbridge: When Intentions Are Not Offers by Ray Grigg RCMP Notice: Marine Flares by Shane Worth Lasquirkus on Quadra by Francois Chara; Thoroughbred-QuaterHorse Mare Cross by Jill Brocklehurst A Fall Fair is in the Air... by Leslie Alexandra Morton in CR - April 13th by Deb Cowper Fukushima Daiichi and Decision Time by Ray Grigg Dance Classes for kids 8+ by Elsa Das Neves CLIMBING WALL by Elsa Das Neves Quadra Island to get new larger library by Kathryn Oldham Infinitus String Trio by Louella Baker CVNS Nature Walk, Lazo Marsh WMA by Comox Valley Naturalists Soc. Now we are 4! by The Right Boot Quadra's 14th Annual Beach Clean-Up by Ray Grigg The Good and the Bad by eileen mckay SENIORS HOUSING NEWS - March 30th by Val Barr Annual Plant Sale! by Val Barr Regional Director's Report - March 28, 2011 by Jim Abram SOUL KITCHEN by Friday Flicks Summer Recreation Programmer wanted: by QRec Suzuki, Madoff and Ponzi Schemes by Ray Grigg WILLOW WEAVING WORKSHOP WITH ALASTAIR HESELTINE by Tamara Tonight: POWERFUL, the movie by Sierra Quadra Devastating Beauty by Campbell River Art Gallery Celebrating Earth Hour Saturday at 8:30 by Earth Hour 60+ Urgent Action Alert: Stop the Logging of Steamboat Trail by Surge Narrows Forest Advisory Infinitus String Trio by Louella Baker Ferry Advisory Committee by Paul Ryan Census Jobs! by Deb Cowper New Classes for Teens at the CR Art Gallery by Campbell River Art Gallery Upcoming Art Events at CR Art Gallery by Campbell River Art Gallery FRIDAY FLICKS PRESENTS TAMARA DREWE by Friday Flicks Regional Director's Report - March 14, 2011 by Jim Abram SENIORS HOUSING NEWS - March 11 by Val Barr The Pursuit of Happiness by Ray Grigg Food, Glorious Food by Ray Grigg QUADRA COMMUNITY SING! BUILDING COMMUNITY THROUGH SONG by Mary Dennison FEMALE HEART ATTACKS by Debbie Seedy Saturday by heather MLA Report, March 11,2011 by Claire Trevena The Gumboot Is Back! by Robyn Budd Secrets of Clayoquot by Dan Lewis and Bonny Glambeck Fish Compost PAC Fundraiser by Robyn Budd CVNS: Arctic Naturalist J.D. Soper by Comox Valley Naturalists Soc. What do these numbers mean? by eileen mckay Schellinck Public Meeting Re: DL 208 by Jim Abram Eureka! is coming to Quadra by Pals of Mother Mother TOWN HALL MEETING by Strathcona Regional District Regional Director's Report - February 28, 2011 by Jim Abram Garden Club News - Feb 27th, 2011 by Val Barr Seniors Housing News & Events by Val Barr Champion of Electoral Reform by MEL Mac The Second Annual PAC Fish Compost Fundraiser by Robyn Budd Tonight: Island Premiere of 'Inuit Knowledge' by Robyn Budd The Devious Language of Doublespeak by Ray Grigg Have a say in the future of your coast by Jodi Stark Predicting the Future by Ray Grigg Reflections on the Olympics by Ray Grigg Complexity and Metabolic Cost by Ray Grigg The Simple Pot Experiment by Ray Grigg DAVID SUZUKI ON QUADRA by friday flicks Seniors Housing News - Feb 13th by Val Barr Regional Director's Report - February 14, 2011 by Jim Abram Quadra residents take action, Our Library, Quadra branch by Dave Blinzinger Is spring in the air? by eileen mckay MLA Report February 18th, 2011 by Claire Trevena BC Ferries Petition online by Paul Ryan F 15 by Dwayne Rourke THE HOUSE OF BRANCHING LOVE by Friday Flicks 2nd Annual Seedy Saturday by heather Full Accountability Needed on Water Plans: Trevena by Claire Trevena Denis Chang Manouche Quartet by Quadra Cultural Committee COASTAL RESIDENTS ABANDONED IN PROPOSED FERRY FARES HIKE by Claire Trevena Band Auditions by Smokey Dymny Community Garden Meeting by susan westren CVNS Feb. meet. "Our Native Pollinating Bees", G. Hutchings. by Comox Valley Naturalists Soc. MLA Report February 2nd, 2011 by Claire Trevena Quadra Island Library by Claire Trevena Regional Director's Report - January 31, 2011 by Jim Abram INCENDIES - Friday Flicks by Friday Flicks Seniors Housing News by Val Barr Funds for Trail Repairs Needed by Claire Trevena Systemic Thinking and Big Pictures by Ray Grigg Water on the Table by Judy Leicester Raven Lands to be Opened for Development by Rolf Kellerhals Regional Director's Report - January 17, 2011 by Jim Abram SECOND ANNUAL SEEDY SATURDAY ON QUADRA by heather Lessons from the Human Factor by Ray Grigg The Matter of Numbers by Ray Grigg SENIOR HOUSING NEWS - Jan 17th, 2011 by Bob Lasby MID-AUGUST LUNCH by Friday Flicks ShakeOut BC Earthquake Drill by Betty Doak by New emergency generator official launch January 19 by Darcy Mitchell CVEC Meeting, speaker, K. Barry, "Important Bird Areas" pro by Comox V. Environmental Council Sing into Spring - with Quadra Singers by J Douglas Update: Bute Inlet and Plutonic GE proposal by Friends of Bute Inlet MLA Report January 5th, 2011 by Claire Trevena The Gryphon Trio by Quadra Cultural Committee Gryphon Trio by Quadra Cultural Committee CVNS Clayoquot River Valley slideshow by Comox Valley Naturalists Soc. The Great SHAKEOUT BC by b.doak Tight Deadline to Vote for Change by Claire Trevena PAC bottle drive on January 8 by Quadra Elementary PAC Fibre and Felting with Cedar Wallace by Nanci Cook at Firesign B&B Systemic Thinking for the New Year by Ray Grigg Christ's Mass and the Gifts of Earth's Mass by Ray Grigg Digital media does Christmas! by Deb Cowper Preparing an Emergency Kit for Your Car by Eileen Mackay Regional Director's Report - December 13, 2010 by Jim Abram Banks, Tigers and Related Matters by Ray Grigg Trevena Calls on Liberals to Review Support for BC Ferries by Claire Trevena In support of the Point Race by Robyn Budd Alexandra's Epiphany by Ray Grigg The Industrialization of British Columbia by Ray Grigg Point Race Should Stay: Trevena by Claire Trevena Quadra Island Library by Claire Trevena Web gems by Editor MLA Report, 8th December, 2010 by Claire Trevena THE TROTSKY by Friday Flicks Quadra Singers presents Angels A-Shoutin – Xmas concert by J Douglas Reading, Slideshow and Music with Grant Lawrence by Harbour Publishing Slideshow to Protect Vancouver Island’s Ancient Forests by Comox Valley Naturalists Soc. From Tuna to Squid, Jellyfish or Algae by Ray Grigg Enemyship: The Unintended Effects of Anxiety by Ray Grigg Need to keep Nurses in the North Island – Trevena by Sandra Doran Senior Housing News by Val Barr Call for Nominations for B.C. Ferry Authority by Monique Hebert MAO'S LAST DANCER by Friday Flicks Notice of Public Hearings - Strathcona Regional District by C. Squires - SRD Riparian Areas Regulation & Strathcona Regional District by Cathy Squires WOOD, BRONZE, STONE and BONE, SCULPTURE and STORY by jim leishman “Lighthouses should stay staffed,” Trevena tells Senate Comm by Sandra Doran Regional Director's Report - November 15, 2010 by Jim Abram Canada and the World in 2050 by Ray Grigg Christmas Craft Fair by QRec Local Author's Book Launch by Robin King Emergency Fund-Raiser for Elias Barhoom by Carol and Michael Foort Motherstone: British Columbia’s Volcanic Plateau by Judy Leicester Thanks to Quadra shutterbugs! by Editor Land-Based, Closed-Containment Salmon Farms by Ray Grigg Garden Club - GMOs - Nov 8th by Val Barr Senior Housing News - Nov 4th 2010 by Val Barr Sunday on Quadra: Take Back Our BC! by Judy Leicester Therapeutic Touch Retreat by Huguette Ruel Regional Director's Report - Nov 1, 2010 by Jim Abram THE SECRET IN THEIR EYES by Friday Flicks Environmental Assessment a Must for Quinsam Expansion by Kathy Smail Breaking News: Fish Lake Saved! by George Heyman MLA Report, 1st November, 2010 by Claire Trevena Salmon Farming's Child by Ray Grigg Halloween on Quadra by Editors Halloween Fun for All by Paul Ryan Art Trading Card Meeting by Debbie CVNS: Chris Czajkowski's 'Wilderness Dwellers Cookbook' by Comox Valley Naturalists Soc. Quadra Island RCMP Report by Shane Worth The Fate of Fish Lake by Forwarded by Caroline Heim 'Think & talk': The Controversy Over Climate Change by Catherine Gilbert Mardi Gras Auction - Benefit for Ecole Phoenix Quebec Trip by T.M. Senior Housing News - Oct 21 2010 by Val Barr Acid Mine Drainage: An Object Lesson by Ray Grigg Paddle for Wild Salmon by Thanks to The Times Colonist Notes from the Wild Salmon Journey by Alex Morton Quadra Island Children's Centre Goods & Services Auction by Sarah Puddy The journey down the Fraser has begun by Alex Morton A Film Primer for following the Judicial Inquiry by Twyla Roscovich The Gumboot's back up to speed by Editors Call to action for Monday October 25th by Alex Morton Saving Earth and Saving Ourselves by Ray Grigg Ferry Advisory Committee Meeting by Darin Guenette Andrew Wright on Profitable Land-Based Salmon Farms by Judy Leicester Quartango by Quadra Cultural Committee Garden Club - October 18th: Pond Building by Val Barr Quadra Senior Housing News - Oct 10th by Val Barr Incrementalism: The Challenge of Slow Change by Ray Grigg Mission for Wild Salmon by Alex Morton Movement to Integrate Body and Spirit by Lorraine delaMorandiere More Questions About BC's Approval Of Bad Mine by Indigenous Peoples Issues Growing Garlic by Eileen Mackay Children's Centre Goods & Services Auction - Coming soon by Sarah Puddy A people’s movement to change the course of BC politics by Alexandra Morton MAX MANUS - Friday 7:45 by Friday Flicks Quartango by Quadra Cultural Committee Illusions, Realities and Paradigm Shifts by Ray Grigg Going Up The Fraser by Alexandra Morton I'm on the River.... by Alexandra Morton Exasperation and the Politics of Inaction by Ray Grigg Reside/Dawson Duo Sunday, 10th October 7:00 pm by Quadra Cultural Committee Non-profit Event at the Spit? by Classics at the spit? The future for Ferry Users by Paul Ryan Fall's Natural Bounty by Eileen Mackay Quadra Senior Housing News by Val Barr Unmistakable Warming by Ray Grigg Coal: BC's Dirty Secret, This Saturday at QCC by Judy Leicester Quadra Island RCMP Report by Shane WORTH Quadra Credit Union Legacy Fund by Fair Community Lunch Plot by Jan B Quadra Island Photography Club by Don Mottershead Protect CR Estuary! Sep 21 Council Meeting by Leona Adams Do-it-yourself conservation: Bears on Facebook? by Ethan Baron, The Province Hello from a blustery North Pacific morning! by Alex Morton Fall Cover Crops by BC Council of Garden Clubs Flowering Curry Plant by old farm shutter bug flowering curry plant by old farm shutter bug QUADRA FIRE DEPT Celebrates 50 Years by s.clandenning/b.doak Pakistan and the Politics of Weather by Ray Grigg Village Dance on Quadra! by Melanie Watch the road for newts! by Editor Farmer's Market Season Ends by Debbie Winter Vegetables by eileen mackay 29th annual QI Golf Tournament by Paul Ryan Quadra Farmers Market & Bazaar by Suzanne Chickite Village Dance on Quadra by Melanie Regional Director's Report - September 7, 2010 by Jim Abram Another View – on Gowlland Harbour Views by Rolf Kellerhals MLA Report, 7th September, 2010 by Claire Trevena Help our Chilcotin neighbours save their lake! by George Heyman Comments needed on salmon feedlot regs by Alex Morton Dirty Secrets: The Fight to Stop Raven Coal by Judy Leicester Quadra Senior Housing News - Sept. 5th 2010 by Val Barr MLA Report, 7th September, 2010 by Claire Trevena Whether to Mention the Weather by Ray Grigg It's back to school time! by Howie Siemens Corporatization: A Growing Dilemma by Ray Grigg CALLING ALL MEN by Mary Turner Quadra Island Salmon Enhancement Society 30th Anniversary BB by Deb Cowper SING FOR PURE JOY! by Mary Dennison SING FOR PURE JOY! BUILDING COMMUNITY THROUGH SONG by Mary Dennison Ferry Fares by Paul Ryan CVNS Sep: Hiking & beachcombing in Haida Gwaii by Comox Valley Naturalists dahlias by susan A Cautionary Tale by Editor Arsenic and Other Precautionary Tales by Ray Grigg Regional Director's Report - August 23, 2010 by Jim Abram Fish Farms Operating Without Valid Crown Land Tenures by Alex Morton Seniors Housing News - August 24th, 2010 by Val Barr Garden Club speaker - Your Backyard Pharmacy by Val Barr Parking - Green Road by Shane Worth SUPER SATURDAY! Family Art Making Event by Campbell River Art Gallery 29th Annual Quadra Island Golf Tournament by Paul Ryan great combination by susan Quadra Fire Department’s Tanker Pumper T-10 by s.clandenning/b.doak Green Bean and Kale Recipes by susan The Northern Gate Pipeline and Supertankers by Ray Grigg Join the fight to stop Raven Coal Mine! by Tria Donaldson CALLING ALL MEN by Mary Turner 50+ Singles Group by Debbie Bell urges action on Aboriginal issues by Catherine Bell Observations from a Morning Meander through the Garden by eileen mackay Protecting Cortes Forests by Tamara Super Saturday at the Campbell River Art Gallery! by Campbell River Art Gallery Artist In Residency Afternoon at the CR Art Galery by Campbell River Art Gallery Children's Art Class at the CR Art Gallery - August Art by Campbell River Art Gallery Complicity: Guilt by Association by Ray Grigg Feedlot owners deny govt access to test fish by Alex Morton Mamma Mia Auditions! by Mary Turner Quadra Farmers Market & Bazaar by Suzanne Chickite Bugs, Potato Harvesting, Fall Crops, Rebar by susan MLA Report, 4th August, 2010 by Claire Trevena Fire Hazard at the Garden by susan The Guiding Wisdom of the Humanities by Ray Grigg Quadra Farmers Market & Bazaar by Suzanne Chickite SENIOR HOUSING NEWS - July 26th by Bob Lasby Canada Day 2010 thanks by Deb Cowper Trevena calls for assurances on Campbell River Hospital by Claire Trevena Feds poised to lift safeguards on our coast by Alex Morton Children's Art Class at the Campbell River Art Gallery by Campbell River Art Gallery Risk management & climate on YouTube by Editor A Eulogy for the Elk Falls Pulp Mill by Ray Grigg Quadra Farmers Market & Bazaar by Suzanne Chickite Further thoughts on watering by eileen mackay What's happening with the well by susan SUPER SATURDAY Family Art Making Event! by Campbell River Art Gallery The Keepers of the Park by Ray Grigg New disease in Norwegian salmon feedlots by Alex Morton Wearable Art Fashion Show & Art Auction by Campbell River Art Gallery Quadra Farmers Market & Bazaar by Suzanne Chickite Farmhouse Production Auditions by Mary Turner About Salmon in July by Alex Morton Teen Art Class - Drawing on Art by Campbell River Art Gallery Salmon Farming, Sea Lice and Seven Years Later by Ray Grigg Quadra Island Builds Seniors Housing - July 12th by Val Barr Quadra Farmers Market & Bazaar by Suzanne Chickite SUPER SATURDAY! Family Art Making Event by Campbell River Art Gallery Breathing Together: The Corporate and Public Conspiracy by Ray Grigg Canada Day 2010 by Deb Cowper The 2010 Quadra Summer Recreation Guide by Quadra Rec. Regional Director's Report - June 28, 2010 by Jim Abram MLA Report, 30th June, 2010 by Claire Trevena Children's Art Class - The Great Art Expedition by Campbell River Art Gallery Campbell River Art Walk! by Campbell River Art Gallery Into the Garden Exhibition by Mary Donlan of Campbell River by Campbell River Art Gallery Local Views Exhibition by Campbell River Art Gallery Pacific Curls Concert July 4th by Leslie MacGregor Hello all 17,000 of you salmon people! by Alex Morton Flora and Fabrics Galore by Eileen Mackay Rational Optimism: Hope and Foreboding by Ray Grigg Fish & Quilts at the Salmon Eco-Centre by Deb Cowper Farmers Market & Bazaar by suzanne chickite Quathiaski Cove Village Plan 2010. by David Rousseau Last Chance To Register for Arty Adventures! by Campbell River Art Gallery Campbell River Art Gallery Summer Art Program Schedules! by Campbell River Art Gallery Salmon update - June 20th by Alexandra Morton Food, Friends and Freedom by submitted by susan westren A Dose of Corporate Reality by Ray Grigg Quadra Farmers Market & Bazaar by Suzanne Chickite Empathy and the Rise of Connectivity by Ray Grigg Mortgaging the Future: The Burden of Debt by Ray Grigg Campbell River Garden & Art Tour by Campbell River Art Gallery Reggae Night In Canada by Quadra Island Legion Kenny Shaw and Brian Temple by Barb More from Jim on service cuts at BCFS by Jim Abram 'Gallery Beyond Walls' by DRAW Gallery HST funny... by Deb Cowper MLA Report, 4th June, 2010 by Claire Trevena Quadra Farmers Market & Bazaar by Suzanne Chickite BC Ferries - now they are stopping parcels by Jim Abram Eighteen years of secrets! by Alex Morton Pet owners, read the fine print! by Susan Westren, from the web The State of the Planet by Ray Grigg Much Appreciated! by Frank Assu QUADRA STUDIO TOUR THIS WEEKEND by Quadra Island Artists Consult on Plans for Energy Privatisation: Trevena by Claire Trevena I had warned people by Frank Assu Children's Art Class - Everything Goes! by Campbell River Art Gallery SENIOR HOUSING NEWS - May 31st by Bob Lasby Thank you Cape Mudge Band by Emily Brooks Chinese Brush Painting Workshop - Campbell River Art Gallery by CR Art Gallery MLA Report, 28th May 2010 by Claire Trevena An ugly truth: salmon farms & secret deals by Alex Morton Q Cove Village Plan Update by David Rousseau Canada Day Concession Opportunities! by Deb Cowper A Whale for the Making by Ray Grigg BC Government vs Wild Salmon by Alex Morton MLA Report, 21st May, 2010 by Claire Trevena Quadra Farmers Market & Bazaar by Suzanne Chickite Cape Mudge Band vows to reclaim lighthouse Rebecca Spit land by Ted Regional Director's Report - May 17, 2010 by Jim Abram The Get Out Migration Continues! by Alex Morton Regulating the Disaster by Sharon Astyk The Discovery of Limits by Ray Grigg Salmon Migration Rally - a Follow-Up by Susan Westren Quadra's 112th May Day Celebration by Quadra Recreation Society Quadra Island Farmers Market & Bazaar by Suzanne Chickite Salmon Enhancement Dinner Auction, 2010 by Deb Cowper Community Meeting this Thursday with Claire Trevena, MLA by Lynne Stone Free Ishaya Lecture by Angela Granzberg The Get Out Migration draws thousands by Alex Morton Summer Interpreter required by Deb Cowper Wild Salmon Are Sacred by Ray Grigg KLINAKLINI INDEPENDENT POWER PROJECT SHELVED, SAYS NDP by Claire Trevena Finally - an Energy Descent Plan that Works! by Norberto Rodriguez dela Vega Salmon are Sacred on Vancouver Island by Alex Morton Bus to Victoria to support the Get Out Migration! by Robyn Budd The 2010 Beach Clean-up: Thanks from Sierra Quadra by Ray Grigg SENIOR HOUSING NEWS - May 3rd by Bob Lasby Bluefin Tuna: An Indicator Species by Ray Grigg MLA Report, 30th April, 2010 by Claire Trevena The Get Out Migration Itinerary by Alex Morton Birding, Natural History, & Inca Culture in Peru. by Comox Valley Naturalists Soc. Public meeting - Our Rivers by Deb Cowper Say NO to the HST by Tom Bulger The Get Out Migration visits CR salmon farms by Editor First leg of the Get Out Migration by Alex Morton Earth Day at Age 40 by Ray Grigg MLA Report, 23rd April, 2010 by Claire Trevena Quadra Island 13th Annual Beach Clean-Up Day by Buffy Bye The Get Out Migration Begins by Alex Morton See the Get Out Migration on film! by Alex Morton This Sunday is Quadra’s 13th Annual Beach Clean-Up by Ray Grigg Trevena Urges Support for Public Input on HST by Claire Trevena WELCOME ALEXANDRA MORTON AT BIG QUALICUM SALMON CELEBRATION by Arrowsmith Parks & Land-Use Justice Dept lays charges against Marine Harvest by Alex Morton Nuyumbalees Cultural Centre News by Carol Ann Terreberry Alexandra's Great "Get Out Migration" by Ray Grigg SENIOR HOUSING NEWS - April 15th by Bob Lasby HST will Hurt Forest Dependent Communities – Trevena by Claire Trevena MLA Report 16th April, 2010 by Claire Trevena Press Release from Salmon Are Sacred, 13th April by Alex Morton Molina Dawson's Migration Walk by Alex Morton Being fully human by norberto rodriguez dela vega Lusciously Lokal Fashion Show by Loka BC Ferries Re-opens Q Cove by Darin Guenette An Epidemic of Self-Importance by Ray Grigg Comox Valley Naturalists April Meeting by Comox Valley Naturalists Soc. Brant in the Bay, Comox, Goose Spit. by C.V. Naturalists Soc. Birders Quadra’s 13th Annual Beach Clean-Up by Ray Grigg The Get Out Migration is building! by Alex Morton Hormones, Plastics and Paradigms by Ray Grigg MLA Report 1st April 2010 by Claire Trevena Wailin' Jennys by Quadra Cultural Committee Guess who's turning three? by Robyn Budd Quadra Island Bicycle Commuters... by Jo-Anne Moore Ferry Fare Increase Not Fair to Coastal Communities by Claire Trevena PNCIMA meeting in CR April 6th by Deb Cowper Lucky Jim mine by quadra history club MLA Report March 26, 2010 by Claire Trevena NORTH ISLAND SOCIAL SERVICE SECTOR PENSION PLANS AT RISK by Claire Trevena Purposiveness and becoming ecologically minded by Ray Grigg Food Security 101 by Channel Rock Art is Life...Life is Art, a journey with Norma Jackson by Nanci Cook at Firesign Regional Director's Report - March 23, 2010 by Jim Abram Salmon Are Sacred Update by Alex Morton Scientists must be free to speak out by D. W. Schindler SENIORS HOUSING - AGM by Bob Lasby Intense time for awareness on all levels by homeopathicfamilyclinic.com CVNS Airpark "Broombash" & Nature Walk, Mar. 27, Apr. 3. by Comox Valley Naturalists Soc. Who Negotiates for Nature? by Rex Wyler Skill Sharing in Cortes Island by Friends of Cortes Island From March 7 by Alex Morton Congratulations, Alex! by SFU AMREEKA by Friday Flicks Salmon Are Sacred by Alex Morton A Message for Climate Change Skeptics by Ray Grigg Need Help Debunking the Climate Change Deniers? by Nancy Roberts MLA Report March 12, 2010 by Claire Trevena Regional Director's Report - March 8, 2010 by Jim Abram SEEDY SUCCESS by heather BC Government Budget Priorities Wrong: Trevena by Lynne Stone Get your views on record!!! by Alex Morton This Saturday: writer/photographer Ian McAllister on Quadra! by Judy Leicester SENIOR HOUSING NEWS - March 9th by Bob Lasby An environmental success in our own backyard! by Nature Conservancy and friends BC Ferries - Q. Cove closure arrangements by Darin Guenette Philosophy, Environment and Insanity by Ray Grigg Quadra Cultural Committee presents: The Wailin' Jennys by Quadra Cultural Committee Wailin' Jennys comin' to Quadra by Quadra Cultural Committee Quadra Wins the Fitness Challenge! by Vitalis MLA Report March 5, 2010 by Lynne Stone The Scott Islands Region – a birds-eye perspective by Comox Valley Naturalists BC: Carbon-Intensive Industries Over Environment by George Heyman, Sierra Club BC Spit Scallop Public Hearing by John Neill Province needs vision not cuts: Trevena by Lynne Stone Ecopsychology: A New Environmental Frontier by Ray Grigg Attitude Shift in Progress! by Alex Morton Janina Fialkowska by Quadra Cultural Committee Janina Fialkowska by Quadra Cultural Committee Eagle Cam by luise grav Regional Director's Report - February 22, 2010 by Jim Abram The Age of Stupid Showing on Quadra by Judy Leicester DI Chamber of Commerce Notes by Deb Gilliland Wasilika: Quadra Author Launches Novel by mike redican 2nd Highest Coho Return to Quadra in 19 Years! by Lawrie Bowles An Update from Friends of Bute Inlet by Lannie Keller Quadra History Club's New Section on the Gumboot by Jeanette Taylor Solastalgia: A Word For Our Time by Ray Grigg Scallop Farm public hearing - March 17th by Jim Abram SENIOR HOUSING NEWS - Feb 19th by Bob Lasby Wilderness Committee Crashes Private Power's Party by Gwen Barlee Norway's Former Attorney General Slams Salmon Farms by Alex Morton MLA Report Feb. 10th, 2010 by Claire Trevena Norwegian-owned fish farms target of chiefs' hunger strike by Posted by Alex Morton Rebecca Spit Park by Luise Grav Lament, Imagination and Hope by Ray Grigg Open Letter to the People of Quadra Island by Frank Assu A sad day for the frisbee lover in us all. by Geoffrey McNamara Regional Director's report - February 8, 2010 by Jim Abram Disc Golf: We've only just begun by Geoffrey McNamara A Public Park For All Time by Michael Stahnke The Newest Program on the Island by Lisa Murphy-Quigley Forests of Carbon by Ray Grigg Attention Art Gallery Lovers! by Jeanette Taylor Feb. 21 Members Night; & two presentations. by Comox Valley Naturalists Soc. Our day(s) in court.... by Alex Morton In Praise of Lawyers by Ray Grigg Diggin it Morphs into Food Hound by Paul Ryan QISHS Newsletter by Tucker Dinnes Copenhagen: Wrenches and Survivors by Jamie Biggar Watersheds on YouTube by Holly Arntzen Quadra Disc Golf by Geoffrey McNamara Calling all high school writers by Eric Taylor Entropy: The Great Unwinding by Ray Grigg Another Supreme Court Win! by Alex Morton Raven Stole the Sun by Quadra Cultural Committee Raven Stole the Sun by Quadra Cultural Committee SENIOR HOUSING NEWS - Jan 25th by Deb Cowper Q. Cove Village Concept Planning Begins by Kirstie Stewart Community Centre Disc Golf Course by Geoffrey McNamara SCHEDULE: Our Oceans, Our Future by Deb Cowper Great news for Bute Inlet! by Joe Foy Global Environmental Ethics by Ray Grigg The Spirit of the Himalaya by Wilderness Trekking Quadra on Global Weekend News by Liz Wong The Tar Sands - a few of the facts by submitted by susan westren Regional Director's Report - January 11, 2010 by Jim Abram … and in 2010 the HST. by Debbie Baier B&E on Quadra by Crime Stoppers The Canada Problem by Ray Grigg Courtenay River Estuary Presentation by Comox Valley Environ. Council How should the world respond to climate change? by Dwayne Rourke Honouring Judy Leicester by submitted by susan westren Standing Wave - Saturday 23rd January by Quadra Cultural Committee Living with Wolves by Friends of Cortes Island SENIOR HOUSING NEWS - Jan 11th by Deb Cowper Biologist Lora Tryon addresses CV naturalists by Comox Valley Naturalist Soc. Gone Fishing: Past, Present and Future by Ray Grigg Climategate: Stay Calm, Be Rational by Ray Grigg Christmas 2009: A Year of Environmental Gifts by Ray Grigg A New Decade for Global Consciousness by Ray Grigg Following the money by Alex Morton Court games by Alex Morton Shylo needs a home! by Paul Ryan “Shine your fierce light” workshop by Sarah Kerr TAKING WOODSTOCK by Friday Flicks Standing Wave Chamber Group by Quadra Cultural Committee Standing Wave Chamber Group by Quadra Cultural Committee Magic for Marigold by Mary Turner Three Cups of Tea by Judith Tait New Years Eve Party at Herons by Mother Earth Productions SENIOR HOUSING NEWS - Dec 28th by Bob Lasby QUADRA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL PAC ANNUAL BOTTLE DRIVE by Quadra Elementary School PAC Christmas Spirit! by Martin Stroud Merry Christmas from the gumboots! by Deb Cowper MLA Report Dec. 18, 2009 by Claire Trevena Computer Course by Robin Beaton SENIOR HOUSING NEWS - Dec 13th by Bob Lasby Some of Our Favorite Artists by DRAW Gallery Regional Director's Report - December 14, 2009 by Jim Abram WELLNESS FOR ALL! by Lori Hewitt SENIOR HOUSING NEWS by Bob Lasby A Tornado of Truth-Seekers. by Dwayne Rourke Vaccination Clinic by Linda Elias Is Canada Criminally Negligent on Climate Crisis? by William Rees, in The Tyee Media Release - Dec. 7, 2009 by Claire Trevena Copenhagen Candlelight Vigil by Deb Cowper Anthropocene: Back to the Centre of Attention by Ray Grigg The Cold Comfort of Coal by Ray Grigg A Letter to Minister Shea by Alex Morton Dec 10 & 11: Talk to DFO! by Alex Morton Sea Lice Out of Control in Norway by Alex Morton Australian BushFlower Essences by Gypsy Mama Canada's Hot New Looks by George Monbiot The Lucky Jim Mine by Greg Ross The Spirit of Campbell River by Greg Ross MLA Report Nov. 26, 2009 by Claire Trevena YouTube - Trevena & Holman by Claire Trevena YouTube - Trevena & party's recent platform by Claire Trevena 3rd Annual 'Small Works' Exhibition & Sale by DRAW Gallery SENIOR HOUSING NEWS - Nov 30th by Bob Lasby CLIMATEGATE by Dwayne Rourke MLA Report Nov. 19, 2009 by Claire Trevena One step closer! by Alex Morton The Art of Avoidance by Ray Grigg Trevena Pushes for Continued Funding of Local Crisis Lines by S. Doran Quadra Island Food Bank Update by David Faulkner Campbell River ICU Unit to stay open by S. Doran Fish, Salmon Farms and Empty Oceans by Ray Grigg Regional Director's Report - November 16, 2009 by Jim Abram North Island Dental Access Research Project by Lisa Marie Gruger Quadra Island Harbour Authority AGM by Dawn Ross Dangerous dog – beware! by Ellen Tye GOODBYE SOLO by Friday Flicks Celebrating Our Bute: This Saturday by Judy Leicester The Difficult Journey to Copenhagen by Ray Grigg A Judicial Inquiry is Finally Called! by Alex Morton Terms of the judicial inquiry set by Alex Morton Gowlland Harbour by Dan Bowen Christmas Craft Fair at the Community Centre by Sandy Spearing MLA Report Nov. 5, 2009 by Claire Trevena Yadong Guan Trio by Quadra Cultural Committee Yadong Guan Trio by Quadra Cultural Committee 22 Public Questions for Claire Trevena by Evangeline Gene Emil Carlson Retrospective by DRAW Gallery Thanks for your support! by Lisa Marie Gruger Edible Landscaping by Val Barr Regional Director's Report - November 2, 2009 by Jim Abram Staying Healthy in the Winter by M. Williams The Negatives of Being Positive by Ray Grigg MLA Report Oct. 29, 2009 by Claire Trevena 350 update & what happens next... by Deb Cowper wanted cat sitter by Rocky Canoeing Northern BC’s Wild Rivers, with Laurel Archer. by Comox Valley Naturalist Soc. The Joy of Permaculture by Ray Grigg Warm Arctic: Forgetting the Polar Bears by Ray Grigg A Warming Arctic: Forget the Polar Bears by Ray Grigg Generator - Spudgun fundraiser by Frank Wallace 350 - a worldwide success! by Deb Cowper Pancakes and Play by Lisa Marie Gruger MLA Report Oct. 22, 2009 by Claire Trevena Oct 24: 420 events, 170 countries by Robyn / Avaaz Halloween Fun Night and Fireworks by sandy SENIOR HOUSING NEWS by Bob Lasby Climate Action Quadra Style! by Judy Leicester Unmistaken Child/Tibetan monks by Friday Flicks Climate 2099: A Possible Future by Ray Grigg Bute Inlet Photo Contest by Judy Leicester Oct 24: Climate Action Day on Quadra too by Robyn Budd Minister Shea, this is a collapse by Alex Morton Media Release - Oct. 15, 2009 by Claire Trevena Potluck & Philippines Presentation by Carol Foort The Necessities of Life by Friday Flicks Film & Feast - Linnaea Fundraiser Oct 18 by Linnaea Farm Students Quadra Cultural Committee presents... by Quadra Cultural Committee CVNS Oct. Speaker, Courtenay R. Estuary by Comox Valley Naturalist Soc. Fall into Winter by Alli MLA Report October 9, 2009 by Claire Trevena Jeanette Taylor Launches Quadra Story by Harbour Publishing Su Hart Comes to the Comox Valley by Tina Filipino Family singing and rhythm workshop by Tina Filippino AustralianBushflowerEssences Training by Gypsy Mama Forests & Fungi by Deb Cowper Will DFO enforce the laws of Canada? by Alex Morton Tibetan Monks at CR Art Gallery by Jeanette Taylor Wild Salmon Rally Big Success! by Alex Morton Open Letter to PM re 9/11 by Dwayne Rourke Regional Director's Report, Oct 5.09 by Jim Abram Denial, Choice and the Art of Being by Ray Grigg Blues For Blues by Ray Grigg Diffusion Fiddle Returns! by m fox SENIOR HOUSING NEWS - Oct 3rd 09 by Bob Lasby Backyard Burning Ban Lifted by Mike Windrim WILD MUSHROOM WANDERING by Tamara Family Food and Fun in the Garden by Val Barr Rally in Vancouver for Wild Salmon by Alex Morton Permaculture Talk & Slide Show by Judy Leicester Duo Affinite by Quadra Cultural Committee Fish Farm Melt Down in Chile by submitted by susan westren 'Oceanic Influences' by Louise Lavallee by DRAW Gallery Budget 2010 Consultation by Claire Trevena Seedy Saturday Spring 2010 by heather MLA Report - September 25, 2009 by Claire Trevena Fall Yoga Session by Carol Foort The Tragedy of Delay by Ray Grigg First Things First: The Power of Action by Ray Grigg The Camelot Years by Ray Grigg First Global Wake Up Call! by Robyn for Avaaz Permaculture Talk & Slide Show by Judy Leicester local Pyschotherapist & Art Therapist by Jen B Media Release - Sept. 14, 2009 by Claire Trevena Do Green Energy the Right Way! by Gwen Barlee and George Heyman A Good Walk Spoiled? by Paul Ryan Tonight on Quadra: HOME, the movie by Robyn Budd 2009-10 Board by Deb Cowper In Keeping With Community Values by Michael Stahnke NIA comes to Quadra by Jean Wrohan Bute Inlet Photo Contest by Sierra Quadra, Friends of Bute Alex Starts a Blog! by Alex Morton Time to Resign, Minister Shea? by Alex Morton letter from Alexandra Morton by submitted by susan westren MLA Report - September 5, 2009 by Claire Trevena NATURAL DYE WORKSHOP by Tamara BC is in the Pink! Thank you all. by Alex Morton The Golden Violin by Quadra Cultural Committee Scallop Farm letters deadline by Peter Gellatly Media Room Update - Sept. 2, 2009 by Claire Trevena ‘Material Matters, Fabric Explorations by DRAW Gallery Reduced Funding for BC Libraries by Lisa Marie Gruger MLA Report - August 29, 2009 by Claire Trevena letter to ILMB re proposed scallop farm by Peter Gellatly Carbon, Growth, and Consequences by Ray Grigg Quadra Island’s New Industrial Zone by Michael Stahnke Regional Director's Report - Aug. 24, 09 by Jim Abram CVNS Sept. Speaker on "Knotweed Control" by Comox Valley Naturalist Soc. Sept. 16, Climate Change speaker & meet. by Comox Valley Environ. Council Liberals LiveDumb by Will Horter Film speaks out for wild salmon by Pure Salmon Tell Norway to stop killing our salmon! by Alex Morton Wild Salmon: Media & Public Advisory by Alex Morton Reason and Our Collective Character by Ray Grigg McLuhan's Wake: Media and Environment by Ray Grigg Collapse of the Fraser Sockeye by Alex Morton Dear Fisheries Minster Shea: by Alex Morton Show Your Support for Public Libraries! by Lisa Marie Gruger Salmon Enhancement AGM by Deb Cowper Yes We Can!!!! by B Doak JUPTIER SUNRISE PLAYING SEASCAPE RESORT by Seascape Waterfront Resort Face to Face by Barbara Desmarais by DRAW Gallery Honouring Bute And a Sacred Earth by Ray Grigg Local Fish Farms Infect Fraser Sockeye by Alexandra Morton Summer Action Now! by sandy GSA Appalled by SRD Zoning for Fish Farm by Ruby Berry Quadra's Fish Farm Fiasco by Ray Grigg Quadra's Fish Farm Fiasco by Ray Grigg Cortes Comments on Quadra Fish Farm by Carrie Saxifrage Koyaanisqatsi - A Hopi Vision by Ray Grigg New counting fence by Deb Cowper Psychic Mediumship & Music Concert by Rosemary Phillips CR Art Gallery Summer Art Programs by CR Art Gallery Concession thanks by Deb Cowper Science, Scientists and Salmon Farming by Ray Grigg Regional Director's Report, July 13.09 by Jim Abram Canada Day 2009 - thanks! by Deb Cowper Salmon Eco-Centre Open! by Deb Cowper Local voices for Bute Inlet decisions by Deb Cowper A Resounding No in Kaslo by Rafe Mair The Graph: Pictures of Present & Future by Ray Grigg Deception Through Graphs & Forecasting by Teresa Wild We're open! by SouthEnd Farm Vineyards Regional Director's Report, June 29.09 by Jim Abram Seeking Canada Day photographers! by Deb Cowper Canada Day Countdown! by Deb Cowper Community Horse Day by Lisa Marie Gruger A Victory to Celebrate!!! by Alex Morton Finances, Free-Markets, and Environment by Ray Grigg Familiar Faces & Places by Perrin Sparks by DRAW Gallery Peak Oil: It's the Best Thing... by Ray Grigg Machiavelli's Insight by Ray Grigg Vote on The Courier by Alexandra Morton Reply to Minister Shea, June 16 by Alexandra Morton How to Get From Here To There by Ray Grigg Bute Inlet Tour by Lannie Keller CANADA DAY IS A COMIN'! by Deb Cowper PLANT ENERGY MEDICINE by Tamara SENIOR HOUSING NEWS by Bob Lasby Panarchy and Modern Civilization by Ray Grigg Panarchy: the Science of Cycles by Ray Grigg Senior HOUSING NEWS - June 5th 09 by Bob Lasby Celtic Ensemble on Quadra! by Claude Giguere Director's Report June 1.09 by Jim Abram Fundraising for Canada Day Celebrations by Canada Day Committee Worlds Afloat with Dave Oram by DRAW Gallery Granite Bay Wharf - Come & Celebrate! by Jim Abram Krill strandings on Quadra by Deb Cowper Krishna Das in Concert by Hollyhock Regional Director's Report - May 19, 200 by Jim Abram Lund Shellfish Festival by Discovery Launch Water Taxis 7th ANNUAL QUADRA STUDIO TOUR by Quadra Island Artists What next for wild salmon? by Alexandra Morton Nutritionals for Anti-Aging by Robyn Budd The Usefulness of Fear by Ray Grigg May Day Schedule of Events by Quadra Recreation Society income tax credit by Sylvie Rafe on Rivers & the Liberal Sell-Out by Rafe Mair The Measure of Our Energy Dilemma... by Ray Grigg The question Campbell won't answer by Alexandra Morton May Day Theme by Quadra Rec SENIOR HOUSING NEWS by Bob Lasby Regional Director's Report - May 4, 2009 by Jim Abram Wolves at our back door by Brandi Hedefine Quadra Quilters Spring Tea & Quilt Show by Laurie Ann Williamson Vote BC Back to the People of BC! by Robyn Budd Mair & Morton @ Maritime Heritage Centre by Sandra Doran Market Food Information Session by I-CAN Broombash at REBECCA SPIT by Riki Vogt Premier Campbell, are you there? by Alexandra Morton Ask Lib Candidates about Fish Farms by Alexandra Morton Eco-nomics: The Up Side of Down by Ray Grigg Rivers at Risk & Campbell Government by submitted by susan westren Now they want the Water Too by submitted by susan westren Primavera - Spring Group Show by DRAW Gallery Regional Director's Report, April 20.09 by Jim Abram Setting the Record Straight by Susan Westren SAFETY LAST! by Friday Flicks Off to Ottawa by Alexandra Morton Furious Rebuke to Suzuki, Berman by Bill Tieleman, TheTyee.ca Beach Clean-Up This Sunday! by Ray Grigg Still waiting... & more signatures daily by Alexandra Morton Climate Science and Sobering Prospects by Ray Grigg Powering your Vote by A. Cameron Looking for Garage Sale Donations by Quadra Children's Centre SENIOR HOUSING NEWS by Bob Lasby New island artist showing at Herons by Robyn Mawhinney This Election Is No Different by Philip Stone Too Late? A Question That Haunts Science by Ray Grigg Not In My Back Yard by Ray Grigg Keep your letters coming! by Alex Morton You're Invited to Spring Tea! by Laurie Ann Williamson The Common Good by Michael Stahnke Success at Rally for Rivers by Susan Westren Ready or not April is here by Val Barr California doesn't approve run-of-river by Susan Westren Regional Director's Report - April 6.09 by Jim Abram The Provincial Giveaway by mike cannon An Evening For Africa by Katherine Jorgensen Community Adventure: Bus to the Rally! by Friends of Bute Artist Workshop with George Littlechild by Quadra Island Artists Longlands Redevelopment Project & More by Comox Valley Environ. Council And Now We Are Two by The editors Necessity: The Mother of Destruction by Ray Grigg Joe Trio returns by Quadra Cultural Committee Island on the Edge film night fundraiser by I Can and the Community Garden Griefwalker by Friday Flicks OUTSOURCED by Friday Flicks Wild island paintings in Herons by Robyn Mawhinney Regional Director's Report - March 23.09 by Jim A If the shoe fits... call it a fishery! by Alexandra Morton Attention Quadra Credit Union Members! by Fair Taylor Fish 'Farms' are really a Fishery! by Alexandra Morton Fisheries, the BC gov, and You by Adopt-A-Fry.org April 4 Rally for Bute by Friends of Bute A Failing Strategy of Avoidance by Ray Grigg Community Adventure: Bus to the Rally! by Friends of Bute Earth Hour 2009 on Quadra by Susan Westren Emergency Preparedness by Eileen McKay Griefwalker comes to Quadra March 29 by Friday Flicks 10,000 Voices for BC Rivers by Susan Westren Our Times: From Indifference To Panic by Ray Grigg Community Garden News and Planning by Susan Westren Fawn killer on the loose: golden dog by Lisa Nagy PURELY POLITICAL by NI NDP Constituency Assoc. The Corporate Mind: Reasons for Caution by Ray Grigg landscape and garden design workshop by robyn mawhinney Where's Our Global Warming Protest? by Mitchell Anderson Residents Express Opposition... by Friends of Bute Inlet The Oil Story and Future Chapters by Ray Grigg Surface Tension - Martha Nickoloff James by Campbell River Art Gallery CVNS Mar. Meet. Film "Digging Water". by Comox Valley Naturalists Soc. Surviving the Century by Deb Cowper Regional Director's Report - Feb 24 2009 by Jim Abram SENIOR HOUSING NEWS by Bob Lasby Patricia O'Callaghan, Cabaret Singer by Quadra Cultural Committee MLA Report - February 20, 2009 by Claire Trevena, MLA Plutonic & Pluto, Gods of the Underworld by Ray Grigg BC's Serengeti-The Flathead Valley by Judy Private power projects make no sense! by Gwen Barlee Complexity Theory: Looking at Our Future by Ray Grigg Clearing More Air about Idling by Allen Perkins MLA Report - February 13, 2009 by Claire Trevena, MLA TREVENA SPEAKS OUT ON FERRY SERVICE CUTS by Claire Trevena, MLA TREVENA SPEAKS OUT ON FERRY SERVICE CUTS by Claire Trevena, MLA Regional Director's Report Feb 9.09 by Jim Abram Jim Abram on the Bute Power Project by Jim Abram Closed Containment Salmon Farming by Michelle Young Devolution: Breeding Down Species by Ray Grigg Run-of-River Poll in the Mirror by Judy Leicester Wild Salmon Need Safe Migration Routes by Michelle Young Local Environ. Impact of Energy Projects by Comox Valley Environ. Council No Tanker Loonies by susan westren Shane Philip CD Launch at Herons! by Mother Earth Productions Pascal's Wager: Costs and Probabilities by Ray Grigg Bute Submission to BC EA Office & CEAA by Jim Abram Discovery Islands ~ Women's History by Jeanette Taylor Courtenay’s World Community Film Fest by Wayne Bradley an Antidote to February by robyn mawhinney Regional Director's Report - January 09 by Jim Abram CVNS Feb. AGM & Members presentations by Comox Valley Naturalists Soc. 2009: A Year of Opportunities by Ray Grigg Reflections on Triviality and Truth by Ray Grigg Literacy Festival by R. Beaton Journey to Self-Realization by Angela Granzberg Red Tent Temple by Gypsy Mama Meetings - Bute Inlet Energy Project by Jim Abram Thoughts on the Bute (and other) IPPs... by Deb Cowper Triple P- Positive Parenting Program by Wendy Michon Sierra Club Film Festival '09 by Judy Leicester We The People by Dwayne Rourke Clearing the Air about Vehicle Idling by Allen Perkins Senior Housing News by Bob Lasby Chorale sings for Obama and for Quadra by Quadra Cultural Committee Inadvertence, Surprises & Adversities by Ray Grigg Economic and Environmental Epiphanies by Ray Grigg The Bush Catastrophe by Ray Grigg MLA Report - January, 2009 by Claire Trevena NEXT FERAL CAT MEETING: JAN 25th by L. Fraser SING FOR PURE JOY! by Mary Dennison Christmas Decorations from the 50's! by Marjorie Luce-Haddon Shane Philip CD Release Party by Mother Earth Productions Help Identify by Debbie Our Christmas Snowman by Moonlight Shadows B&B One Million Acts of Green by susan westren Jan. C.V.N.S. meet., Cumberland Wetland by Comox Valley Naturalists Soc. Econo-Meltdown, Enviro Predictions by Ray Grigg Climate Wars: Dyer Is Dire by Ray Grigg Christmas Magic on Quadra by Editor Would You Like To Help? by L. Fraser No Tobogganing on Mt. Washington by Tania McMartin SENIOR HOUSING NEWS by Bob Lasby SHANE PHILIP LIVE AT BAKER STUDIOS by Mother Earth Productions SENIOR HOUSING - CASH GIVEAWAY by Bob Lasby ADOPT A FRY by Brenda Paul Quadra meets The Q Bag by Robyn Budd The Story of Stuff – A Seasonal Reminder by Deb Cowper Useful Website - Van. Island Happenings by Deb Cowper Be Radical and Stay Home! by Ray Grigg Arthur Caldicott: Energy Perspectives by Judy Leicester Wall Quilts Showing in Herons by robyn mawhinney Re. Paul Ryan's complaints about QIHA by Tommy Pedersen 'SMALL WORKS' by DRAW Gallery The Courts of Last Resort by Ray Grigg Making wishes come true! by Dianne Thomas Nature Canada's ideas for Christmas by Susan Westren In the Legislature - November 28, '08 by Claire Trevena Senior Night: Suzuki Event by Bob Lasby Holiday with The Shops at Village Square by DRAW Gallery The Australian Experience by Ray Grigg Annual General Meeting by Quadra Island Harbour Authorit Harbour Authority AGM by Paul Ryan Friday Flicks - The Counterfeiters by Friday Flicks Call For Artists! by Quadra Island Artists David Suzuki on Environmental Challenges by Bob Lasby Money Skills Workshop by Debbie Baier BC Ferries On The Carpet by Jim Abram Regional Director's Report – Nov 17.08 by Jim Abram Regional Director's Report – Nov 17.08 by Jim Abram Farewell Baiji by Ray Grigg AN EVENING WITH DR. DAVID SUZUKI by Quadra Island Seniors' Housing Mixed Media Show in Herons for November by robyn mawhinney Global Crisis: Financial and Ecological by Ray Grigg Regional Director's Report Nov 3.08 by Jim Abram BC Ferries "Town Hall" Meeting by John Sprungman Christmas Craft Fair by Quadra Recreation Society SENIOR HOUSING NEWS by Bob Lasby MLA Report - November 2008 by Claire Trevena Report: BC Oceans, Time to Act by Ray Grigg CAMPFIRE CHRONICLES by DRAW Gallery Acapella Orchestra Workshop November 20 by Gemma Luna The Coming of the Electric Car by Ray Grigg KARDIA: November 14 by Friday Flicks Jeanette Taylor Launches Tidal Passages by Harbour Publishing I-CAN GRASS ROOTS BAG BEE by Annette Yourk Garbage: Thinking Before Dumping by Ray Grigg Chris Czajkowski: A Mountain Year by Comox Valley Naturalists Soc. Regional Director's Report - Oct 20.08 by Jim Abram BC Oceans: Time to Act! by Sierra Club BC Intro to Sacred Circle Dance by Lola Murray SENIOR HOUSING NEWS by Bob Lasby A Fish Called Idiot by Ray Grigg Proportional Representation, Anyone? by from Fair Vote Canada Luminara Contest and Display by Quadra Recreation Variations on Love by Quadra Cultural Committee The Band's Visit by Friday Flicks Go Green Or Die by Ray Grigg A Prayer for the Forest Art show by norberto rodriguez dela vega Zero Waste: Achievable Goal in N. Island by Philip Stone BC Ferry Call for Nominations by Strathcona Regional District MLA Report - October, 2008 by Lynne Stone "Wolf Attacks Sept. 22" by Brent Henry Trying to Rescue Ferry Users in Victoria by John Sprungman One Child, Fewer People, Profound Change by Ray Grigg Seniors Housing News by Bob Lasby No Power Outage on Quadra! by Steve Watson An Evening with Dr. David Suzuki by Bob Lasby Monetarism: The Divine Right of Things by Ray Grigg SENIOR HOUSING GOOD/BAD NEWS by Bob Lasby SACRED PLACES by DRAW Gallery CVNS Oct. speech, V.I. Marmots, reintr0. by Comox Valley Naturalists Soc. Regional Director's Report - Sep 26.08 by Jim Abram Dress Down Day by Fair Havens in a Hectic World by Editor The Oil Wars by Ray Grigg The Garden of Perfection by Ray Grigg Movie Night & The Q Bag Launch! by Judy Leicester Sam Whittingham's New World Record! by Andrea Blaseckie Quadra Singers by Nanvy Belliveau Who Will Plant the Seeds of Hope? by Deb Cowper Sydney Williams' CD Release Concert! by Editor “Community Playground Vision” Meeting by Lisa Marie Gruger A child and his dog. by Nick Rose Regional Director's Report, Sep 12.08 by Jim Abram It's Federal Parties Report Card Time! by Susan Howatt SENIOR HOUSING NEWS by Bob Lasby Plutonic Hydro Ru(i)n-of-Rivers by Judy Leicester The Spirit of the Olympics by Ray Grigg Obituary - James Raymond Westhaver by Bruce Bjornson Mother Mother on Quadra Thu/Fri! by Editor 'FRESH AIR' by DRAW Gallery Stained Glass Mosaic Class - Quadra Rec by Tania McMartin TOTAL AWARENESS Seminar For Women by Deb Cowper Cognitive Dissonance: Danger Psychology by Ray Grigg The Alpine Food Festival - Mt Washington by Lisa Marie Gruger Cafe Aroma Open Mic Nights by Richard Desmarais Corbin Murdoch & co. Return to the HBI by L. Schuller Confronting the Tradition of Folly by Ray Grigg SENIOR HOUSING NEWS by Bob Lasby Ferry Protest Update August 23rd by Carlos Paramio You Can Heal Your Life by Movie night at the YAK SHAK!!! Stories for Today's Children by Ray Grigg Photography & Research in the Rainforest by Comox Valley Naturalists Soc. An Apology to our Gumboot Readers by Robyn Budd & Deb Cowper Ferry Commuters Protest Update by Carlos Paramio Regional Director's Report, Aug 12.08 by Jim Abram Flying the Unfriendly Skies by Ray Grigg Once upon a Gumboot... by Editor WEEKEND MEDITATION RETREAT ON QUADRA by Joyce (Di)ffusion Fiddler Jaron Freeman Fox by Jaron Freeman-Fox Cortes Artists at CR Art Gallery by Campbell River Art Gallery Heresy: Praising Economic Recessions by Ray Grigg Science and Its New Purpose by Ray Grigg SENIOR HOUSING NEWS by Bob Lasby One Day Singing Programs at Hollyhock by Shane Philip Free Concert August 10 by Cafe Aroma MLA Report July, 2008 by Lynne Stone SENIOR HOUSING NEWS by Bob Lasby 'RETRO-SPECTIVE' by DRAW Gallery Kevin Falcon talks with Christy Clark by John Sprungman Richard Grainger To Perform On Quadra by Randy Volk Geopolitics of Global Oil: A Sticky Mess by Ray Grigg Open Mic Wows Audience At Aroma by Randy Volk Regional Director's Report - July 14.08 by Jim Abram Surcharge Coming, Paper Tickets Going by John Sprungman Notice of Resolution and Public Meeting by Strathcona Regional District BC Ferries - Prepaid tickets notice by Deb Understanding the Early Years by Lisa Scalapino SENIOR HOUSING NEWS by Bob Lasby Carbon Taxes and Climate Change by Ray Grigg Pinata Workshop & Exhibit by Quadra Recreation Society The Erosion of Confidence by Ray Grigg Good news for shellfish lovers! by Robyn Smarts: Thinking About Thinking by Ray Grigg Emergence: The Coming Changes by Ray Grigg Regional Director's Report, July 1.08 by Jim Abram 'AN ISLAND LIFE' by DRAW Gallery Ferry Rant by Gibson Sell SENIOR HOUSING NEWS by Robert Lasby Summer Rec 08! by Sandy Spearing, Sonya Thompson SENIOR HOUSING NEWS by Robert Lasby Regional Director's Report - June 20 by Jim Abram SCRAP CAMPBELL’S FUEL TAX, SAYS JAMES by John Sprungman PROTECT FERRY DEPENDENT COMMUNITIES by Lynne Stone MLA Report by Lynne Stone Gumboot Content Policy Reminder by Deb Fiona Sings! by Judy O'Dell Quathiaski Cove Terminal "Official Openi by Jane King Wolves on our Island by Brandi Hedefine Your $100 Climate Action Credit by Ray Grigg PSP Shellfish Closure - Quadra & Cortes by Deb Another Reckless BC Gold Rush by Ray Grigg Change of Season: Springtime Health by Silver Phoenix Acupuncture&TCM How Today's Salmon Really Travel by Robyn Picture this below Blind Man's Bluff! by editor SENIOR HOUSING NEWS by Robert Lasby 'STUDIES FROM THE MODEL STAND' by DRAW Gallery Quadra Studio Tour THIS Weekend! by Deb At the Legislature - May 30, '08 by Lynne Stone Population and the Law by Ray Grigg The Legal Challenge to Salmon Farming by Ray Grigg Hummingbird Anniversary Celebration!!!! by The Hummingbirds Another Awesome May Day, Quadra! by Robyn Seeking Celestial Dream Cream! by Deb FARE SCHEME FAVOURS BIG BUSINESS by Lynne Stone At the Legislature May 23, 2008 by Claire Trevena Our BC Rivers at Risk by Damien Gillis Regional Director's Report - May 20 by Jim Abram Change from the Bottom Up by Ray Grigg Studio Tour has Something for Everyone by Gordon James TV Op for Quadra's French Businesses by Editor At the Legislature - May 16, '08 by Claire Trevena, MLA When the Solutions are the Problems by Ray Grigg What On Earth Are We Doing? by Ray Grigg Meet the presenters! by Editor Closing in on Sustainable Salmon Farming by Editor QISES' 1st Annual Dinner and Auction by Lawrie Bowles SENIOR HOUSING NEWS (2) by Robert Lasby Take Back the Power by Dwayne Rourke In the Legislature - May 9, '08 by Claire Trevena, MLA SENIOR HOUSING NEWS by Robert Lasby May Long Weekend - Ferry Reminder by Deb Sustainability Home Show by Friends of Cortes Island do you know by susan Public Hearing Notice - Stuart Island by Strathcona Regional District In the Legislature - May 2, '08 by Claire Trevena, MLA I'm back! by Jim Abram No More Bottled Water by susan 'Darling Buds of May' Spring Group Show by Astrid Johnston The Risk Society by Ray Grigg Rural School Closures by Tania McMartin Winning World War III by Ray Grigg CVNS May Speaker, Mr. H. Macy by D.Lacelle, VP, CVNS Earth Day Beach Cleanup - Thanks! by Deb In the Legislature - April 18, '08 by Claire Trevena, MLA The Reel Youth Film Festival on Quadra! by Jamie Downie Last Option Against Climate Change by Ray Grigg In the Legislature - April 11, '08 by Claire Trevena, MLA Shane & the Gumboot Dance Together by Deb Collision: Economics and Ecology by Ray Grigg Learning B.C. Ferries' New "Card" Game by John Sprungman In the Legislature - April 4, '08 by Claire Trevena, MLA GEODUCK CLAM FARM DENIED Sunshine Coast by Save Our Shores Group Moorish Splendour in the Mediterranean by Quadra Island Garden Club Volunteers Needed! by Mary Dennison A magical wolf encounter by Christine Smith A Little Gift from BC Ferries? by Jane Victoria King Individualism & Altruism: Our Two Sides by Ray Grigg Updated Report - March 30, 2008 by Jim Abram Musical Theatre Workshop by Anne CALLING FOR GARDENERS WITHOUT GARDEN by Quadra Circle and ICAN Earth Hour by susan Important notice by Jim Abram Director's Report - March 28, 2008 by Jim Abram I CAN and you can too! by Island Climate Action Network CVNS,Apr.Meet.W.Tyrrell,Invasive Plants by D.Lacelle, VP, CVNS The Biofuel Fiasco by Ray Grigg SOPHIE GREGG by AL BEATTIE Harvesting Rainwater by Judy Leicester Is green-building lingo alien speak? by susan Superbacteria? by susan Axis of Equal by Dwayne Rourke Director's Report - March 10, 2008 by Jim Abram Carbon Tax: Beginning of the Beginning by Ray Grigg Friday Flicks Presents... by Annette Yourk Senior Housing Sale by Robert Lasby Salmon & Sea Lice, Again & Again by Ray Grigg In the Legislature - March 14 '08 by Claire Trevena, MLA Public Hearing - Bylaw No. 4/Irene Road by Strathcona Regional District In the Legislature - March 7 '08 by Claire Trevena, MLA TREVENA TABLES FERRY PETITION by Lynne Stone Behavioural Economics & its Eco-lessons by Ray Grigg Ferry Protest Letter by Robert Brown Ferry Fare Forum by susan In the Legislature - Feb. 29 '08 by Lynne Stone Watch Out for Your Pets by Deb LIBERALS IGNORE SENIORS by Claire Trevena, MLA Adapting to the the Inevitable by Ray Grigg Rally Against Rising Ferry Fares by susan Comox Valley Nat. Soc. Mar. Meeting by D.Lacelle, VP, CVNS Dilbert & Our Recesses of Ambivalence by Ray Grigg In the Legislature - Feb. 22 '08 by Claire Trevena, MLA Spirit of the West Goes Carbon Neutral by Breanne Quesnel NO SOCIAL CONSCIENCE by Claire Trevena, MLA NDP blasts government on ferry fares by Lynne Stone GOVERNMENT IGNORING ISLAND COMMUNITIES by Claire Trevena, MLA Quadra bike sold to Lance Armstrong by Kim Webb Want to learn to sail? by Frank & Shirley Wallace The latest from your Director! by Jim Abram Claire in the Legislature - Feb. 15, 08 by Claire Trevena, MLA ...and the answers are.... by Susan Bee Mining the Future by Ray Grigg Regional Hospital idea shot down! by Jim COMMUNITIES IGNORED IN CSRD SPLIT by Claire Trevena, MLA CAMPBELL MUST STOP IMPOSING ONE HOSPITAL by Claire Trevena, MLA The Power of Prevention by Ray Grigg Calculate your footprint by susan Origin of names by Susan Bee QI's New Watershed Extension Centre by Lawrie Bowles Neighbourhood Preparedness by Lynda Bell Paris, je t'aime by Annette Yourk plastic bags by susan An Undemocratic, Backroom Decision by Jim Abram Heriot Bay sewer proposal by Jim Abram The Emerging Environmental Morality by Ray Grigg The Fair was a Success! by Judy Leicester the battle of the bags by susan Friday Flicks Presents... by Annette Yourk SENIOR HOUSING by Bob Lasby EXPLORE YOUR CREATIVITY WITH HUMMINGBIRD by Hummingbird Office & Art The Law of Concentrated Benefit by Ray Grigg Bali & a Shifting Environmental Climate by Ray Grigg Presenting David Rousseau by Judy Leicester Incredible Edibles by editor MLA Report by Claire Trevena Listen To Our Communities about Hospital by Claire Trevena MLA Trevena Raises Issue of Highway 19 by Claire Trevena An End to Boat Fever Now! by Robyn Budd You're Invited to the Fair! by the efair team Cooperative Problem Solving by Dee Moving Beyond Heroic Materialism by Ray Grigg 20 step pathway to carbon peaceful world by susan The Feelings of Animals by Ray Grigg Sustainable Energy, Quadra Style by Robyn Budd CR Hospital and the csrd by Dr Jeff Beselt Inventions, Solutions, Possibilitites by Ray Grigg Microwave Popcorn Warning by Susan Claire in The Legislature - Dec 3rd 07 by Claire Trevena, MLA In Appreciation by DRAW Gallery And May All Your Christmases Be Green by Island Climate Action Network Honesty, Frankness, Hope and Uncertainty by Ray Grigg Peace, the Environment & the Nobel Prize by Ray Grigg Artist Demo December 15th from 1-3pm by Campbell River Art Gallery "SMALL WORKS" Group Show - DRAW Gallery by Drawing Room Art Works Holiday Festivities by The Shops at Village Square Growing Broccoli in Greenland by Ray Grigg BC Salmon's Future Tenuous by Barry Saxifrage TREVENA OPPOSED TO COALBED METHANE by Claire Trevena, MLA Claire in the Legislature Nov. 23rd. '07 by Claire Trevena, MLA The Unpredictables of Climate Change by Ray Grigg Carbon: Facing Worst-Case Scenarios by Ray Grigg Quadra Island Medical Clinic News by Quadra Island Medical Clinic play the planet green game by Susan 1st Annual Small Works Exhibit by Drawing Room Art Works Heriot Bay Store web-zine on the 'boot! by Deb Christmas in the Cove by Kelly Maddison Save our Salmon! by Susan Westren British Columbia - Nigeria North? by Deb Claire in the Legislature - Nov. 9, 07 by Claire Trevena, MLA save our bc salmon by wayne draginda The Real Value of Money by Ray Grigg Reclaimed Household Water by JRD Consulting Ottawa Dispatch by Catherine Bell Sister Site To Gumboot Launches by Dwayne Rourke Choices: Too many & not enough by Ray Grigg Barbara & Sovay Desmarais - DRAW Gallery by Drawing Room Art Works Jordan River... sold down the river? by Lynne Stone Ferries Should be Part of Highway System by Claire Trevena, MLA The Killing of Grey Whales by Ray Grigg The Last Wild Wolves by Sierra Quadra anarcho primitivist jensenite by Luise Say NO to Coalbed Methane Drilling in CR by Deb Claire in the Legislature - October 19th by Claire Trevena, MLA Leavin' on a jet plane... by gb editor anarcho-primitivist Jensenites by Luise Grav Anarchic-primitive Jensenite by Luise Grav Chem Trails - Don't believe the hype! by Brent Townsend Lament for Felled Trees by Ray Grigg Quadra Circle Dance Lessons by Wayne Langman Evolutionary Equations: Psych 101 by Ray Grigg Quadra, meet Eden Mills by Deb Thanks a Million by Dee 10 Solutions to Save the Ocean by Deb Quadra Circle Update by Wayne Langman A Fortunate Sorrow by Ray Grigg AMY LOUISE at DRAW Gallery by Drawing Room Art Works A good laugh for moms! by deb Stop Defending BC Liberal Failure by Claire Trevena, MLA NDP Puts Pressure on Government by Claire Trevena, MLA STAGE FRIGHT COMING TO QUADRA OCT 10 by Quadra Elementary School PAC MAGICAL FACES by DRAW Gallery Weltschmerz: That Old Familiar Feeling by Ray Grigg THE HEALING POWER OF RELATIONSHIP by Catriona The Shock Doctrine by Dwayne Rourke Quadra OCP Public Open House Flyer by Kate Cruickshank Tzeporah & Paris: Two Images of Us by Ray Grigg Rainbow Medicine Dance by Angela Thurston Entitlement: The Expectation of Plenty by Ray Grigg Marc Atkinson Trio -- Saturday, Sept 29 by Chris Rose CATHY CORBETT AT DRAW GALLERY by Drawing Room Art Works gone fishing by tom b. Quadra Housing /Service Needs assessment by Helene Arsenault The World Without Us by Ray Grigg COMMUNITY CIRCLE NEWS by Wayne Langman Liquid Natural Gas for Texada by Ray Grigg Professor researching Ferries needs help by Phillip Vannini Activists & Militants: Narrowing Options by Ray Grigg Struggling with Meal Preparation? by Wayne Langman Sea Lice: The Noose of Guilt by Ray Grigg Hedonics: Making Cities Liveable by Ray Grigg exhibitions @ Campbell River Art Gallery by Jeanette Taylor David Hickey's Crystal Journey by Terri Smith Mature Islanders Living Actively by Wayne Langman Cathleen Thom at DRAW Gallery by Drawing Room Art Works Affluenza: Looking Down a Dark Tunnel by Ray Grigg Dauncey's Principles to Live By by Ray Grigg MLA Report - July 2007 by Morgan's Miracle by the Floating Family Summer Art Program by Campbell River Art Gallery Drilling for Trouble in C-River by Ray Grigg Read Island day cruise by Jeanette Taylor Quadra Wellness Centre Survey by gbeditor Background: Water Allocation Plans by gbeditor Aquifers on Quadra by gbeditor Feature Artist Luise Grav by Explore Perrin Sparks at DRAW Gallery by Drawing Room Art Works Water, water everywhere? by Annette Yourk Local issues, global perspectives by Ray Grigg DON'T FORGET OUR SUMMER POPULATION by Richard Desmarais Aging Successfully in Community by Wayne Langman Be bear-aware! by gbeditor Message from Jim A to Quadra by Jim Abram Quadra Rec Summer Programs by Robyn Budd Offsets, Upsets, Indulgences & Sin by Ray Grigg Once Upon A Flag by gbeditor Develop with Care by susan Bullfrog Invaders by Judy Leicester Carbon Conscience: a New Ethic by Ray Grigg VBS @ Quadra Island Bible Church by Roy Zimmerman Garden Tour: Posies Passions & Pathways by Deb More Summer Cruises with Cortes Museum by Jeanette Taylor Soccer game vs. Cortes kids? by Barry Saxifrage Let's Sing by susan Suicide Food by Ray Grigg Cruise Desolation Sound & Toba Inlet by Jeanette Taylor Solstice Dinner Cruise by Jeanette Taylor June 13 Flyer (In your mail folks!) by Kate Cruickshank Closed Containment & Salmon Farming by Ray Grigg In Praise of the Electric Bike by Carrie Saxifrage Claire in the Legislature - May 28, 07 by Claire Trevena, MLA OCP - suggested edits from the RDCS by Kate Cruikshank Political Ecology: Connections are Key by deb Hospitals, Towns and Efficiencies by Ray Grigg Calling all young hikers! by Lisa Pesticide Free Gardening by Chris Thompson Quadra Island Studio Tour 2007 June 2,3 by Gordon James The Last Human: Who We Are & What We Do by Ray Grigg There May Be Angels by Richard Desmarais Drawing Room Art Works by Nomads - new works from d.oram Federation of B.C. Naturalists Camp by Heather and Rolf Kellerhals Aging Successfully on Quadra Island by Wayne Langman Claire in the Legislature - May 18, 07 by Claire Trevena, MLA Quadra OCP Meeting- Next Steps! by Kate Cruickshank Stay Calm! Be Brave! Wait for the Signs! by Ray Grigg Claire in the Legislature - May 11, 07 by Claire Trevena, MLA Our OCP - Some Common Ground by Richard Desmarais A Collision with the Powers of God by Ray Grigg Electric vs Propane. Who wins? by Barry Saxifrage May Day May Day! by sandy Children's Centre Planning Session by gbeditor Posies, Passions and Pathways by Bev Barclay Claire in the Legislature - May 4, 07 by Claire Trevena, MLA Today by Maya Payton-Schmid Getting from the Present to the Future by Ray Grigg Earth Day Beach Clean-up by Robyn Budd Community Programming for 50+ by Wayne Langman A Family Enterprise by Randy Volk SPRING GROUP ART SHOW by Radishes by Lesley Matthews VIRL Goes Green by lm In the Legislature by Claire Trevena In the Legislature March 30th by Claire Trevena Claire in the Legislature - March 9, 07 by Claire Trevena Claire in the Legislature - March 16, 07 by Claire Trevena Claire in the Legislature - April 20, 07 by Claire Trevena Meg's Island by Tara Kaye Getting your Business on the 'Boot! by gb editors Broom Bashing at the Spit! by gbeditor CFL bulbs: Mercury hazards by gbeditor Misinformation in Hungry Eye Ad by Margaret Rose Increasing Densities by Ray Grigg Is the LAP Process Pro-Development? by Ray Grigg Fire at the CR ferry dock by gbeditor 90% Voted in Favour of the Wolves! by gbeditor Quadra's 1996 OCP by gbeditor Hope: Retreating to the Last Resort by Ray Grigg Ferry Fare Caps May Be 3 X Inflation by John Sprungman Plastic bags by Sylvie World Tai Chi and Qigong Day by Denise Maile VIRL - Quadra Library by deb The Gumboot Sponsors Quadra Team! by Robyn Budd Quadra Rideshare by Carol Woolsey On Q: Coffee to Go by Robyn Budd Betty Krawczyk: Unrepentant Eco-Granny by Ray Grigg Geeks on the Fly! by Robyn Budd The Gumboot in Orbit by Robyn Budd The Gumboot Meets Meg! by Robyn Budd If Sasquatch tied flys for Ogopogo by Flytier Playground for Blenkin Park by Sandy Property Assessments on Quadra by Ray Grigg Free presentation for island artists by Robyn Budd Dr. Erika Kellerhals by gbeditor Quadra Island Dental Clinic by gbeditor Calling all Quadra shops & businesses! by gbeditor Global Dimming by Ray Grigg The Gumboot welcomes Ray Grigg! by gbeditor Wolves & cougars: island residents too? by gbeditor Think about it.... by gbeditor Official Community Plan Review Process by Susan Westren Crisis centre by gbeditor Fire, police, ambulance by gbeditor BC hydro (power outages) by gbeditor BC nurse line by gbeditor Burning permits by gbeditor Children's help line by gbeditor Kids help phone by gbeditor Crime stoppers (tips line) by gbeditor Campbell River hospital by gbeditor Weather by gbeditor Parents in crisis by gbeditor Stop bullying hotline by gbeditor VictimLINK by gbeditor Wildlife rescue by gbeditor Women's centre by gbeditor Counselling for Adults Affected by Abuse by gbeditor SPCA by gbeditor Firehall non-emergency by gbeditor Forest fire reporting by gbeditor Air or marine emergency by gbeditor Earthquake, flood, tsunami, toxic spills by gbeditor Poison control centre by gbeditor RCMP non-emergency by gbeditor Picture Perfect by gb editor The ecosystem is worth way more than $$ by gbeditor/Judy Leicester It's so easy.... by gb editor What Goes Where? by gb editor Things to Remember by gb editor Countdown to Lift-Off! by gbeditor Community e-hub to be launched April 1st by gbeditor
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by Naomi ~Colors in the Breeze~ by Naomi ~Relaxing at the Market~ by Naomi ~ Knock your Socks off~ by Naomi ~Wool~ by Naomi ~Q Cove Mural~ by Naomi ~Colorful Cozy Scarves~ by Naomi ~Quadra Hippie Ducks in Soap~ by Naomi ~Wisteria~ by Naomi We call her Penny b/c that's how much she weights! by annieofthenorth Great Wooly Mamoth by annieofthenorth Ocean Beggar! by Brent Henry Fungi and Dew Drops by Brent Henry Spotted or Common Saxifrage by Brent Henry Beard Tongue Penstemon by Brent Henry Feeding on Penstemon by Brent Henry Beard Tongue Penstemon by Brent Henry Turkey Vulture by Brent Henry Turkey Vulture (2) by Brent Henry Hot Diggity Dog by Debbie Sticky Buns by Debbie I was Framed!!! by Debbie Entertainment at the Farmer's Market by Debbie Art Studio Tour by Debbie Wild columbine by Debbie Fashion with flair by Debbie Yummy pasta by Debbie Farmer's Market by Debbie redtail hawk by Frank Boas redwood by Frank Boas heriot bay inn by Frank Boas Bruins - the real kind! by Hazel Trego White Mount Doogie by Debbie A touch of color at the Farmer's Market by Debbie Michele the Soap Lady by Debbie Farmer's Market by Debbie after the rain by deb hult after the rain by deb hult South-end Rainbow by deb hult Blindman's Bluff Trail by Don Mottershead Blindman's Bluff Trail by Don Mottershead pup fish spawning death valley by Frank Boas Salmon Berry Bud by annieofthenorth Swamp Cabbage by annieofthenorth Salmon Berry Flower by annieofthenorth Worker Bee by Debbie Workers in Action by Debbie Garden Club planting at Senior's Housing by Debbie Love the sun by Debbie Awww - sunshine by Debbie Pink and blue by Debbie Spring by Debbie big furry and way too close by annieofthenorth where's the seeds? by annieofthenorth Black Pussywillow by Debbie March 7 sunrise by Debbie Before the Snow Storm by Debbie After the Snow Storm by Debbie For sale - Beach House by Debbie Ocean River by Debbie A Touch of Sunset by Debbie He likes the sun by Debbie HOT DOG QUEENS by ROD Neighbours by Gretchen Estero Peak sunrise by Brent Henry Frozen Art by Brent Henry Ice and Green by Brent Henry Frozen Pond Art by Brent Henry Ptarmigan by Brent Henry Young Ptarmigan by Brent Henry Nugedzi Lake by Brent Henry Ice and Flow by Brent Henry Rousseau's Ridge by Brent Henry Morte Lake by Brent Henry Mittlenatch Sunrise by Brent Henry Q I Bible Church by Debbie Christmas Eve by Debbie Hop on board... by Debbie DRIFTWOOD DRAGON and BOILING SURF by Peter B. Smith Community Kitchen Christmas Lunch by Debbie Community Kitchen Christmas Lunch by Debbie Community Kitchen Christmas Feast by Debbie Legion Sale by Debbie Sunset at OCean Rest by Debbie Read Island as seen from Ocean Rest by Debbie Legion Sale by Debbie Legion Sale by Debbie Legion Sale by Debbie bates pass by pat gibson Blackheaded Grosbeak. by Debbie grass headed xeric plant by Frank Boas on ice by Frank Boas fall by Frank Boas Quilting Marathon by Debbie Friday Storm - a small ray of light by Debbie pink dogwood by Frank Boas whirling by Frank Boas cool sparrow by Frank Boas HMCA Brandon by Ken Caley Sunset Maple by Brent Henry Hi Spidy! by annieofthenorth myrtle warbler by Frank Boas pileated woodpecker by Frank Boas song sparrow by Frank Boas gila woodpecker by Frank Boas Out my window by Naomi ORBS by Frank Boas frost Heriot Bay by Frank Boas squirrel by Frank Boas snow bunting by Frank Boas Sunday Morning Surprise by Naomi pedicularis lanata by Frank Boas Garden Club Plants trees by Debbie Hey, we are done!! by Debbie Garden Club members know team work by Debbie Garden Club at Senior's Housing by Debbie Hudsons Bay Post Cambridge Bay Nunavut by Frank Boas arctic poppy by Frank Boas Qivik = musk ox wool by Frank Boas spider hunter on willow by Frank Boas Splachnum species by Frank Boas Since we are looking for different entrees... by annieofthenorth Morning in Nana's Garden by annieofthenorth sturts desert pea by Frank Boas arctic willow by Frank Boas Cormorant Convention by Peter B. Smith sunset at buttle lake by Frank Boas aerial view fall crops by Frank Boas More Dolphins at Play by Peter B. Smith Dolphins At Play by Peter B. 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