We are mobilizing volunteers for this fun community event! Volunteer parents, students, friends, families and supporters, sign up directly at: ONLINE VOLUNTEER SIGNUP or email: firstname.lastname@example.org Volunteer positions include: Shovel/Bag helpers, Volunteer Station, Snack prep, Delivery Drivers and Cleanup Crew Please note: we are really in need of 2 more volunteers with pick-up trucks to help… Read More Community Manure Sale – Looking for Volunteers from our Community!
Hello Birders! The expert Al Grass will be leading a Wild Birds Unlimited walk in the Hastings Park Sanctuary on Saturday March 18th. Starting time: 10 am. Starting Place: corner of Hastings and Renfrew Looking forward to seeing you there! Walk Details The walks are rain or shine! Walks last about 2 hours. REGULAR… Read More Wild Birds Unlimited Walk at Hastings Park
Dear Diane Turner, I am writing to you on behalf of the Garibaldi Annex PAC regarding chronic frustrations with the catchment boundaries as well as the confusing, and seemingly inconsistent, policies regarding out-of-boundary students. These issues have caused high levels of frustration to parents in the past and continue today. Garibaldi Annex is a K… Read More Letter from Garibaldi PAC to the VSB Regarding Out-of-Catchment and Low Enrolment
Garibaldi Annex and Dr. A.R. Lord Elementary will once again be joining forces all in the name of supporting our neighbourhood schools in Hastings Sunrise. The 6th Annual Fundraiser Manure Sale will be held on Saturday April 8th at the parking lot behind A.R. Lord School (Pender and Nootka). Hormone and antibiotic-free, locally produced 1.5 year composted… Read More Community Manure Sale 2017!
From the PAC at Lord Nelson! We are very pleased to announce that Lord Nelson’s PAC will be hosting a Parent Information Evening on Wednesday, April 5th from 6:30-8pm. The topic is “Body Image: Empowering Ourselves and Our Children“. The presenter is speaker/researcher/counsellor and founder of “Free to Be Talks“, Renae Regehr. Renae will also be speaking with our… Read More Parent Information Evening ~ Body Image: Empowering Ourselves and Our Children
Hello parents – for your information from a fellow parent in the neighbourhood: Apparently every 14 months there is about a two period where the risk of a major earthquake is higher – so much so that the seismologist highlighted in this article won’t go into an underground parking lot! Read more http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/earthquakes-bc-slow-slip-1.3794192. The high risk… Read More FYI Earthquake in BC, Risk Update
Groups Unite to Pressure Govt for Public Ed In cooperation with parent and advocacy groups, Chilliwack DPAC, Comox Valley Families for Public Education, Families Against Cuts to Education, Public Education Network Society, Richmond Schools Stand United, Seismic Safety for BC Schools Committee, South East Kootenay DPAC, Surrey Students Now, PAN recently sent a letter to the… Read More PAN Update – Parents Working Together to Pressure Govt, Parent Resources for Advocacy and More