Community

Deb Schenk

Toys for Kids ready to go

Sooke Harbourside Lions change from Toys for Kids to Santa's Anonymous

  • Dec 3, 2014
Deb Schenk

Seniors’ organization disbands

Elderly OAPA volunteers can no longer take on leadership roles

Lifeguard and general man-about-SEAPARC Courtney Willson leads the way to an attractive Christmas tree display in the SEAPARC Leisure Centre lobby back in 2010. The trees are on site as part of a fundraising effort for the BC Childrens’s Hospital.

Festival of Trees

Annual tree decorating fundraiser will transform SEAPARC

  • Dec 3, 2014
Lifeguard and general man-about-SEAPARC Courtney Willson leads the way to an attractive Christmas tree display in the SEAPARC Leisure Centre lobby back in 2010. The trees are on site as part of a fundraising effort for the BC Childrens’s Hospital.
Decking the halls!

Decking the halls and swagging the town

Members of the Sooke community get together to decorate

  • Dec 3, 2014
Decking the halls!
Sooke Christmas Bureau begins campaign

Let’s get started

Fundraising campaign begins for Sooke Christmas Bureau

  • Nov 26, 2014
Sooke Christmas Bureau begins campaign
Clockwise: Prothricin (1983.075.038a-c)

Curator’s Corner: Medical supplies

Brianna Shambrook writes about the artifacts at the Sooke museum

  • Nov 26, 2014
Clockwise: Prothricin (1983.075.038a-c)
Beauty and brawn

Beauty plus brawn in 1952

Elida Peers writes about the history of the Sooke region

Beauty and brawn

Shirley recognizes the Morrisons

Community members are given kudos for contribution to Shirley

  • Nov 19, 2014
The Estevan Lens is at the Sooke Region Museum.

How our first order Estevan Lens got chipped

Elida Peers writes about the history of the Sooke Region

The Estevan Lens is at the Sooke Region Museum.
Volunteers for Vital Vittles gathered together for a photo back in 2010. The group of citizens came together to provide food for those who need it.

11 years helping in Sooke

Vital Vittles has become a vital service for many in Sooke

  • Nov 19, 2014
Volunteers for Vital Vittles gathered together for a photo back in 2010. The group of citizens came together to provide food for those who need it.
Lions Club on their 25th anniversary

Lions Club celebrates 25 years

Elida Peers writes about the history of the Sooke region

Lions Club on their 25th anniversary

Sooke Fine Arts Society wraps up year with election

New members are encouraged to join Sooke Fine Arts Society

  • Nov 12, 2014
Sooke firefighters are taking the Movember moustache challenge.  BACK (L to R): Chris Daoust

Mo Bros grow it for Movember

Sooke's volunteer firefighters are growing moustaches for charity

Sooke firefighters are taking the Movember moustache challenge.  BACK (L to R): Chris Daoust
Linda Ferguson is coordinating the Shoe Box Project in Sooke.

Shoe Box Project , a good way to play it forward

It is about donating items for Christmas for women in emergency shelters

Linda Ferguson is coordinating the Shoe Box Project in Sooke.
The salmon are here.

Cycle of Life

Charters River Salmon Interpretive Centre is great for viewing spawning salmon

The salmon are here.

Workshop on food security

Free webinar event hosted by the Sooke Region Food CHI

  • Nov 12, 2014

November 11 at the Royal Canadian Legion

What to expect at the Sooke Legion on Remembrance Day

  • Nov 5, 2014
Ben Temple of the Sooke volunteer firefighters with the 2015 13 month calendar photographed by the Sooke Photography Club.  The calendar features both staged and action shots of the Sooke firefighters and their equipment in dramatic scenes.

Sooke firefighters enthused about 2015 calendar

Sooke firefighters fundraising for trip to Boquete, Panama

Ben Temple of the Sooke volunteer firefighters with the 2015 13 month calendar photographed by the Sooke Photography Club.  The calendar features both staged and action shots of the Sooke firefighters and their equipment in dramatic scenes.
Raph Bruhwuler

Awareness film deals with pipelines and coast

"Stand" will be shown on November 12, discussion to follow

  • Nov 5, 2014
Raph Bruhwuler
The Poppy Flag

Poppy Flag rises

Annual flag raising signifies start of Poppy Campaign in Sooke

  • Nov 5, 2014
The Poppy Flag