Thursday, March 30, 2023
March 30, 2023

Island Life

Forum hosts Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson

SUBMITTED BY SALT SPRING FORUM Far more Canadians live in cities rather than rural areas today. Major centres continue to grow rapidly, leading society forward...

Gathering makes anti-violence pledge

A group of people gathered in what was called a “100 Men March for Community Care and Safety” outside of the Salt Spring Public Library on Friday evening.

Tons of treasures at ArtSpring fair

Three days of fun is on tap this week for Salt Spring Islanders and visitors who love shopping, arts and community, plus a special...

Recovered Temmel mural to be re-covered at hotel

Renovations at the Harbour House Hotel in Ganges have revealed a 45-year-old mural painted by Alfred Temmel. As a team of construction workers tore...

Exceptional volunteers honoured July 1st

Saanich-Gulf Islands MP Elizabeth May will recognize at least 74 islanders with a special achievement in volunteer hours as part of events at the...

Ganges gets new floatplane dock waiting room

The new Ganges floatplane dock waiting room is ready for customers after being set in place on Thursday and its windows installed on Monday....

Time for Tour des Iles Festival

By ROBIN CLEAVER TOUR DES ILES COMMITTEE It’s likely something you’ve long wanted to do: to travel around the Southern Gulf Islands, not by ferry, but...

Kids set to sing Canada 150 song

Some 150 kids will be a focus of upcoming Canada Day celebrations on Salt Spring with a new multiculturally inspired song called The Future...

Day in the Life contributors welcomed

Next Wednesday, June 21 is set for the Driftwood’s annual Day in the Life of Salt Spring Island project. That means anyone in the...

Salt Spring’s RCMSAR unit goes high tech

By SEAN HITREC Driftwood Staff Royal Canadian Marine Search and Rescue Station 25 boasts recently refit communications equipment and is looking for new volunteers to help...


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