Community

Victoria hosting emergency prep session in Oaklands

May 29 event will offer tips on being ready for an earthquake on tsunami

Young Life Victoria home tour raises $33,000 for campers

Community youth groups sees a significant upswing in support for event

Nomination deadline Friday for CRD’s Eco-Star awards

Greater Victoria organizations up for community honours

Holistic healers at Energy Expo in Victoria

James Bay Community Centre hosts annual alternative health and healing fair

Tina Griffiths writes on a blackboard at the Guerrilla Blackboards-Insert Youth Voice Here at the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria. The exhibition was a Leadership Victoria Community action project partnered with the Victoria Foundation. The Leadership group took blackboards to different schools and events to have youth fill out their answers over the past 6 weeks.

Guerrilla Blackboards Scene and Heard at art Gallery of Greater Victoria

Guerrilla Blackboards-insert Youth Voice Here Scene and Heard event

  • May 10, 2013
Tina Griffiths writes on a blackboard at the Guerrilla Blackboards-Insert Youth Voice Here at the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria. The exhibition was a Leadership Victoria Community action project partnered with the Victoria Foundation. The Leadership group took blackboards to different schools and events to have youth fill out their answers over the past 6 weeks.

Cross Canada rider leaves Sunday from Victoria

Vernon resident riding across country to help sick kids realize dreams

Regional garden tour aids Victoria Conservatory of Music

Tickets are still available for regional fundraiser

Friday fundraiser at Victoria’s Burnside-Gorge centre benefits Mali students

Education program boosted with proceeds from musical event

Victoria events guide now available

Listings includes arts and entertainment and family events

Greater Victoria composters set organic plant sale for Saturday

Annual seedlings sale also include baked goods and music near Vic High

Former motorcycle safety instructor Ole and his wife Cathie Jorgensen took advantage of the great weather to come out to where the intersections are fewer and the roads are twisting.

Throttle Therapy: The fine art of motorcycling and practicing safe intersections

This week’s column looks at the basics of traffic-light controlled intersection etiquette.

Former motorcycle safety instructor Ole and his wife Cathie Jorgensen took advantage of the great weather to come out to where the intersections are fewer and the roads are twisting.
Team Spaghetti Factory riders Stacey Olynyk

Victoria film screening a fundraiser for Conquer Cancer ride

Team Spaghetti Factory hosting IMAX Tour de France cycling film Saturday

Team Spaghetti Factory riders Stacey Olynyk
Spectators watch their rubber duckies make their way down Bowker Creek as Oak Bay High students from left Garce Hatherill

Everything is just ducky

Oak Bay High School Enviromental Club held their 15th annual Rubber Duckie race in Bowker Creek.

Spectators watch their rubber duckies make their way down Bowker Creek as Oak Bay High students from left Garce Hatherill

Lyme disaease awareness boosted with Victoria events

Free film screening, rally at legislature support cause

Greater Victoria heritage preservationists mark anniversary with awards gala

Anniversary of non-profit organization kicks off a year of celebrating our built heritage

Greater Victoria charity loses fundraiser vessel

Boys and Girls Clubs hoping for last-minute angel to save annual event

UPDATE: Victoria’s Boys and Girls Clubs annual fundraiser saved

Greater Victoria charity gala fundraiser moves to CFB Esquimalt after planned boat cruise goes awry

  • Apr 26, 2013

Lecture centres around Sea King helicopter

A lecture on the Canadian Navy’s Sea King helicopter will be presented at the Maritime Museum of B.C. on May 8

  • Apr 23, 2013

Youth choir hosts spring concert

Youth Choir 61, the Victoria school district honour choir, hosts its annual spring concert May 4

  • Apr 23, 2013
Sandi Henrich pulls loose threads off banners made at the Bowker Creek Initiative pennant printing workshop tent during the Creatively United for the Planet Festival at St. Ann's Academy.

We Are Creatively United

Creatively United for the Planet Festival was held at St Ann's Academy kicking off Earth Week in Victoria.

Sandi Henrich pulls loose threads off banners made at the Bowker Creek Initiative pennant printing workshop tent during the Creatively United for the Planet Festival at St. Ann's Academy.