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Jessie Phillips married Rueben Acreman in 1922

Wedding day at the Phillips orchard

Elida Peers writes about the fascinating history of the Sooke region

Jessie Phillips married Rueben Acreman in 1922

Sooke on Global

An announcement that Sooke will be featured on Global BC

  • Jul 9, 2014

The Lure of Gold: Gold Rush Memories

Students from Sooke wrote essays on the lure of gold

  • Jul 9, 2014
Attention!

Attention!

The navy cadets in Sooke held their annual review in June

  • Jul 9, 2014
Attention!
The pie eating contest was a crowd pleaser.

Canada Day fun

Sooke residents came together at the Sooke Flats to celebrate Canada's Birthday

  • Jul 9, 2014
The pie eating contest was a crowd pleaser.
Clockwise: Building the mine shaft

Curator’s Corner: making changes to exhibits

Brianna Shambrook writes about what is happening at the Sooke Region Museum

  • Jul 9, 2014
Clockwise: Building the mine shaft

SECHS to manage Ayre Manor Lodge

Seniors' residence and care facility now being operated locally

The Boyd sky line.

Logging with the Boyd sky line

Elida Peers writes about the history of the Sooke region

The Boyd sky line.
Jacob Bird (right) with his big brother Harvey Erman

Barriers are no deterrent for Jacob Bird

Student wins scholarship from CIBC Youthvision program

Jacob Bird (right) with his big brother Harvey Erman
Cutting up the strawberries in preparation for their guests. RCMP members and a piper began the tea.

Strawberry tea lip smacking good, as always

Knox Presbyterian Church treats people to annual strawberry shortcakes

Cutting up the strawberries in preparation for their guests. RCMP members and a piper began the tea.
Little dancers in 1952

From ballet slippers to steel-toed boots

Elida Peers writes about the history of the Sooke Region

Little dancers in 1952
Winners of the Lure of Gold essay contest were on hand at the Sooke Region Museum's open house on June 22.

The Lure of Gold: Golden Dreams and Boom Towns

Aidan Cawley's submission to the Sooke Region Museum's Lure of Gold contest

  • Jun 25, 2014
Winners of the Lure of Gold essay contest were on hand at the Sooke Region Museum's open house on June 22.

Fall fair celebrates weddings

The Sooke Fall Fair will feature wedding-related topics in June

  • Jun 25, 2014
Sooke historian Elida Peers

OAPO: a brief 50-year history

Advocating for seniors, the OAPO celebrates 50 years in Sooke

  • Jun 25, 2014
Sooke historian Elida Peers
Good dog!

Purina Walk for Dogs raises funds for dog guides

Dog guides help people with disabilities and medical conditions

  • Jun 25, 2014
Good dog!
A star-studded quilt

One beautiful quilt

Sooke Quilters donate star quilt to the fall fair for raffle

A star-studded quilt
Telling it like it is.

Focus

Sooke middle school students want to stop distracted drivers

  • Jun 25, 2014
Telling it like it is.
The Sooke Fall Fair has something for everyone

Sooke Fall Fair celebrates farms

Some handy tips on how to enter into the Sooke Fall Fair

  • Jun 18, 2014
The Sooke Fall Fair has something for everyone

Museum has lots of events planned

Sooke Region Museum sets table for annual salmon barbecue

  • Jun 18, 2014

Sooke Region CHI expanding membership

Cooperative non-profit society seeks more public.community input

  • Jun 18, 2014