Luncheon shines spotlight on women

To celebrate a community of women on International Women’s Day, Bridges for Women Society will host a luncheon featuring B.C. watchdog for children and youth, Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond. 

Bridges for Women Society has long provided support and resources for women trauma survivors,

The buffet lunch happens Tuesday (March 8) at St. John’s Hall, 925 Balmoral Rd. Registration starts at 11 a.m., lunch is at 11:45 a.m. Tickets are $50 and can be reserved by e-mailing or calling 250-385-7410.