The dance ‘floor’ in front of DJ Tim Gambrill was full once the Farm to Table feast was finished this past Saturday night at the Commons. The sold-out fundraiser - celebrating agriculture on Gabriola and featuring many island-grown foods - was held to raise funds for the eventual replacement of the Agi Hall. Derek Kilbourn photo.

The dance ‘floor’ in front of DJ Tim Gambrill was full once the Farm to Table feast was finished this past Saturday night at the Commons. The sold-out fundraiser - celebrating agriculture on Gabriola and featuring many island-grown foods - was held to raise funds for the eventual replacement of the Agi Hall. Derek Kilbourn photo.

Al Strano, organizer of the annual Squash Race, releases two of this year’s entries during the Gabriola Commons Fall Fair. Best dressed squash went to “The Last of the V8’s” owned by Roland & Eli Nicholson. Fastest squash was “Double Speedy” owned by John Swift.  Worst Crash went to “Sasquash” owned by Everest Keane. In all there were 24 entries. Sheila Malcolmson MP for Nanaimo served as this year’s finish line judge. Derek Kilbourn photo

Al Strano, organizer of the annual Squash Race, releases two of this year’s entries during the Gabriola Commons Fall Fair. Best dressed squash went to “The Last of the V8’s” owned by Roland & Eli Nicholson. Fastest squash was “Double Speedy” owned by John Swift. Worst Crash went to “Sasquash” owned by Everest Keane. In all there were 24 entries. Sheila Malcolmson MP for Nanaimo served as this year’s finish line judge. Derek Kilbourn photo

A lovely 24 pound chinook taken on the Silverblue in August. See Fishing Report for more. Bob Meyer photo

A lovely 24 pound chinook taken on the Silverblue in August. See Fishing Report for more. Bob Meyer photo