Community

Fred Jones will speak about his adventures in Africa.

Lessons learned in Africa

Sooke Harbour Toastmasters host adventurer Fred Jones

  • May 15, 2013
Fred Jones will speak about his adventures in Africa.
Kyndra Tuckers with a gown she will wear in the Miss BC Pageant. The gown was donated by Le Petite Boutique.

Vying for the title of Miss BC

Sooke's Kyndra Tucker is entering contest and raising money for Cops for Cancer

Kyndra Tuckers with a gown she will wear in the Miss BC Pageant. The gown was donated by Le Petite Boutique.
Alan Perry

Knowing when it’s time to hang up the keys

DriveABLE test examines seniors' ability to drive a motor vehicle

Alan Perry
Former motorcycle safety instructor Ole and his wife Cathie Jorgensen took advantage of the great weather to come out to where the intersections are fewer and the roads are twisting.

Throttle Therapy: The fine art of motorcycling and practicing safe intersections

This week’s column looks at the basics of traffic-light controlled intersection etiquette.

Former motorcycle safety instructor Ole and his wife Cathie Jorgensen took advantage of the great weather to come out to where the intersections are fewer and the roads are twisting.
A local house has a history with the RCMP.

Tender for Sooke lock-up in 1946

First RCMP station built in Sooke was a multi-use building

A local house has a history with the RCMP.
Ella Beach

Why are beaches important?

An essay competition for students in the Sooke region

  • May 8, 2013
Ella Beach
2012 Rotary Auction and Spring Fair

Rotary Auction and Spring Fair entertains

A long list of entertainers will perform on Saturday in Sooke

2012 Rotary Auction and Spring Fair

Hot dogs and cigarettes were “in”

Sooke historian Elida Peers writes about the region's history

Finished

Project compete!

Edward Milne community school students completed a carpentry project

  • May 1, 2013
Finished
Glen Thelin

Volunteer: Glen Thelin

In celebration of National Volunteer Week a Sooke resident is profiled

  • Apr 24, 2013
Glen Thelin

Volunteer fair scheduled for Saturday

National Volunteer Week promoted on April 27 at Sooke Community Hall

Emily Moreland (mentor

Earth Day: Community garden has new mentor

Sunriver Community Garden sees new Master Gardener and mentor take reins of education

Emily Moreland (mentor
Harry Vickers befriended small animals.

Naturalist had an affinity with wild animals

Sooke region historian Elida Peers writes about the past

Harry Vickers befriended small animals.
The teaching staff in Sooke in 1959

1959 teaching staff have long history in Sooke

Elida Peers writes about the history of the Sooke region

The teaching staff in Sooke in 1959
Darlene Duncan rides through some training cones at a Vancouver Island motorcycle safety school.

Throttle Therapy: What you don’t know can kill you

The primary cause of all accidents were determined mostly to be attributed to human error.

Darlene Duncan rides through some training cones at a Vancouver Island motorcycle safety school.
Nan and Andy finally tied the knot after many years of courting.

Married bliss at long last

Sooke couple waits many years to finally tie the knot

Nan and Andy finally tied the knot after many years of courting.
Elida Peers writes about the history of the Sooke region.

Cycling dandies at Blueberry Flats

Elida Peers writes about the history of the Sooke Region

Elida Peers writes about the history of the Sooke region.
Volunteers like Carol Harding

Growing, among other things, good citizens

Sooke Children's Garden Club is getting ready for new year

Volunteers like Carol Harding
Vince Corkery

Community garden embraced by EPCOR

Funding from EPCOR will enhance garden and orchard

Vince Corkery
Handmade sign at community garden

Water gardens sprout support

Funding from TD Friends of the Environment helps Sunriver Allotment Garden

  • Apr 3, 2013
Handmade sign at community garden