Alex Dewar as William Shakespeare at the Gabriola Players performance of Will Shakespeare, the Panto. Derek Kilbourn photo

Alex Dewar as William Shakespeare at the Gabriola Players performance of Will Shakespeare, the Panto. Derek Kilbourn photo

Kathy Nutter at Village Liquor Store holds up the passports of the three latest qualifiers in the Christmas passport shop local promotion. Two more weeks remain to qualify. Sarah Holmes photo.

Kathy Nutter at Village Liquor Store holds up the passports of the three latest qualifiers in the Christmas passport shop local promotion. Two more weeks remain to qualify. Sarah Holmes photo.

Eddie Hamer, Ashton Baker, Kaelan Baker and Riley Hamer took to the hill below the Silva Bay Inn for some tobagganing this past Saturday afternoon as the south end of Gabriola woke up to a blanket of white. Sarah Holmes photo

Eddie Hamer, Ashton Baker, Kaelan Baker and Riley Hamer took to the hill below the Silva Bay Inn for some tobagganing this past Saturday afternoon as the south end of Gabriola woke up to a blanket of white. Sarah Holmes photo