Events, News

Meteor Shower & Eclipse

Delta Aquarids meteor shower 29 Jul 2017 Just a quick reminder that the Delta Aquarids meteor shower viewing will be taking place (July 29th) from 8PM-10:30PM. Solar Eclipse 21 Aug 2017 Max View in Nanaimo https://www.timeanddate.com/eclipse/in/canada/nanaimo Monday, August 21, 2017 at 10:20 am Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse Nanaimo: Partial Solar Eclipse Begins: Mon, Aug… Continue reading Meteor Shower & Eclipse

Events, News, Taxes & Grants

The “Remember Where – In Saltair?” Quilt

On the 25 Jun 2017, I attended the open house display of the “Remember Where – In Saltair?” Quilt, which commemorates Canada’s Sesquicentennial Celebration in 2017.  The amazing workmanship of many talented, quilting artisans made this quilt a historical gathering of Saltair locations and events on a lovely green background. It is a beautiful true… Continue reading The “Remember Where – In Saltair?” Quilt

Events, Water

CVRD Open House at the Saltair Water Treatment Facility – 13 May 2017

The CVRD Water Dept staff hosted a very informative Open House at the Saltair Water Treatment Facility on the 13 May 2017 from 10-1 pm.  While I was at the Open House, the staff indicated that the Open House was well attended. There was coffee, tea, and those amazing muffins & scones from the Ladysmith… Continue reading CVRD Open House at the Saltair Water Treatment Facility – 13 May 2017

Events, News, Taxes & Grants

Saltair Celebration of Volunteers and Canada 150

The SDRA is inviting volunteers (i.e., Parks Commission, Trans Canada Trail data collectors, and SWAC, APC and Society members) to a Saltair Celebration of Volunteers and Canada 150 that will take place from 1:00 to 3:00 pm on Sunday, June 25, 2017 at the Saltair Community Centre.  The SDRA is sponsoring this event using Area… Continue reading Saltair Celebration of Volunteers and Canada 150

Events

Donors Fund Bouncy Castle

Recently, a three-year-old stopped by the home of a Saltair Easter Event volunteer to donate money. The child donated $40 toward the cost of a bouncy castle for the children in Saltair to enjoy when they attend the Saltair Easter Event celebration. For almost 40 years, the Easter Event has been a Saltair tradition.  Each… Continue reading Donors Fund Bouncy Castle