Sounder Events Calendar starting August 19, 2020

Wednesday, August 19 2020

The Sounder Events Calendar is updated on Wednesdays.
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By provincial order, all gatherings of over 50 persons are cancelled until further notice in response to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis. 

upcoming events

Sat. Aug 22 - Gently used items gratefully accepted for the Full Bellies Fundraiser Yard Sale. Proceeds go to Guatemala/Nicaragua/Gabriola Food Bank. 250-619-9334.

Fri. Aug 28 – Working Man’s Cider Hour Presents The Big Mess. Ravenskill Orchards, 1240 Coats Drive between 5-7. Cash at the door $5- Adults/ $2.50 kids.

Mon., Aug. 31 - Paul Gellman Band outside Live Album Launch “Globalize.” At the Timber Frame at The Commons. Tickets $15, purchase online at http://paulgellman.com. 40 tickets max, order early!

Sept 12 & Sept 13 – 2020 Gabriola Museum 25th Anniversary Celebration Open House & Self Guided Historical Tour. 505 South Rd. Free admission. All COVID protocols in place.

Sat., Sept 12 – Outside displays & booths with interpreters. 11 am-3pm.

Sun., Sept 13 – New! Self-guided historical island tour with Island speakers telling stories. 10am-3pm. For more info including maps and speakers/sites visit www.gabriolamuseum.org

Gabriola markets

Saturdays - Gabriola Farmers Market - At the Agi Hall. 10am - 2pm. Hosted by the Gabriola Agricultural Co-op. Physical distancing and “Shop - Don’t Stop” policies will be in place.

On Line Market - www.localine.ca/gabriolafarmersmarket. Local Food. Local Artisans. Hosted by the Gabriola Agricultural Co-op. 

Sundays - Silva Bay Sunday Market - A hip little market set up on a lovely grassy meadow near the south end of sunny Gabriola Island at the Page’s Inn. 3415 south road. 10am-2pm.

Ongoing programs:

PHC Seniors programming, as well as Neighbours helping Neighbours - please call PHC at 778-762-1274.

AA - In-person meetings are back at the Fellowship Church on Church St. Sundays and Wednesdays and Fridays at 7pm, plus Fridays at noon. 

Thursdays - Al Anon Courage to Change group welcomes and gives comfort to families and friends of alcoholics. Thursdays at 7pm at the Fellowship Church. Contact 250-816-4135

Gabriola Home Hospice Program Companions in Grief Support Group - If you are experiencing grief and would like to come for support to this safe and understanding group, please contact Claudia at
homehospice@phcgabriola.org

Caregiver Support group for family and friends of people living with dementia. For information call Jane Hope, 1-800-462-2833, jhope@alzheimerbc.org