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Children's Festival & Duck Pluck Returns June 15

Children's Festival & Duck Pluck Returns June 15

Published April 24, 2019

The Children's Festival and Duck Pluck returns on Saturday, June 15, 2019 at Dougall Park from 10am - 2pm. This year's event will feature the musical talents of JUNO-nominated Will Stroet of Will's Jams, Graham Walker and Mr. Doug. In additional, there will be face painting, a dress up box & photo booth, storytime with local author Sarah Joseph and a teddy bear hospital! Learn More

Community Outlines Coast Poverty Strategy for BC Government

Community Outlines Coast Poverty Strategy for BC Government

Published March 13, 2018

What are the issues facing you and your neighbours in poverty right now? What would work to help you and other community members get out of poverty? These were the two questions asked of Sunshine Coast residents at the Sunshine Coast Poverty Reduction Strategy meeting at Roberts Creek Community Hall on Thursday, March 15, 2018. Learn More

Community Dialogue Generates Housing Questions

Community Dialogue Generates Housing Questions

Published August 21, 2018

 On Thursday, September 20, over 70 Sunshine Coast residents generated tough questions for upcoming All Candidates meetings in a Community Dialogue on Housing at Roberts Creek Hall as part of the Local Government and Housing series. Download the questions and election toolkit. Learn More

Food Bank Extends Hours

Food Bank Extends Hours

Published March 21, 2018

The Sunshine Coast Food Bank extended its hours to assist those who faced challenges in getting to the food bank during scheduled distribution times. Learn More

SEED a Success at Arrowhead Clubhouse

SEED a Success at Arrowhead Clubhouse

Published August 23, 2018

Arrowhead Clubhouse, Sunshine Coast Community Services and Vancouver Foundation partnered to develop and implement SEED (Skills Enhancement for Employment and Development) as part of a pilot project until 2019. Learn More

Children's Festival & Duck Pluck Returns June 23, 2018

Children's Festival & Duck Pluck Returns June 23, 2018

Published March 22, 2018

The Children's Festival and Duck Pluck returns on Saturday, June 23, 2018 at Dougall Park from 10am - 2pm. This year's event, sponsored by Sunshine Coast Credit Union and the Co-Operators, will feature a guest performance by the JUNO winner Norman Foote! Learn More

Sechelt, Gibsons All Candidates Meetings With Focus on Housing

Sechelt, Gibsons All Candidates Meetings With Focus on Housing

Published September 5, 2018

Candidates in the District of Sechelt and Town of Gibsons elections this year will be participating in all candidates meetings the first week of October to share their vision of coastal housing. Learn More

Grand Opening - The Family Place, Sechelt

Grand Opening - The Family Place, Sechelt

Published September 25, 2019

Join us this Saturday, 28th September from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm for the Grand Opening of The Family Place. The event will feature fun-filled activities, homemade soup and cake as well as a musical performance by Mr Doug and rock painting with local artist Nurit Weiss! Learn More

Nutrition Consultations Now Available at Food Bank

Nutrition Consultations Now Available at Food Bank

Published May 24, 2018

As of May 2018, Nutritionist Lynn Grossutti offers no-cost nutritional advice at the Sunshine Coast Food Bank twice a month on Wednesdays. Learn More