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You are invited to Bulkley Valley Farmers’ Market in Smithers to pick up some afternoon picnic supplies, groceries for the week, and Saturday dinner fixings from local farms and producers. Each week you’ll find a fresh selection of fresh and organic produce, meat, eggs, poultry, artisanal prepared food, baking and local honey. You will also find the unique talents of local artists and crafters who offer jewelry, wood-working, soaps, stained glass, sewing and much more. Pay a visit to this beautiful laid-back market where you can stop and chat with the producers, sip coffee and enjoy live music.
Bulkley Valley Farmers’ Market runs every Saturday, 8:30am-12:30pm at the corner of Main St and Hwy 16 in Smithers.
Heritage Park’s annual Gardens and Green Spaces lecture series started this week!
Join them on Wednesdays from 12:00 – 1:00 pm to learn about heritage gardening!
They will have gardening- and botany-themed lectures all summer. Please see the poster below for dates and topics. More information will be posted on our Facebook page throughout the summer.
See you on Wednesday, and happy gardening!
BC Summer Reading Club 2018
The Prince Rupert Public Library invites children in Kindergarten through Grade 6 to join in on the fun and games this summer.
Meet once a week at the library for stories, crafts and activities or sign up for the “Take a Trip” kit to use on holidays or at home if you can’t attend our programs.
July 13th – August 3rd
Kindergarten: (for those finishing kindergarten)
Fridays 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
July 10th – August 16th
Finishing Grades 1 -3
Tuesdays OR Wednesdays: 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Finishing Grades 4 – 6
Thursdays: 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Sign up in-person at the Front Desk or call in during open hours to register: 250-627-1345
Smithers Public Library and L’association des Francophones et Francophiles du Nord-Ouest (AFFNO) bring world-renowned storyteller, Anne Glover, to Smithers. Anne Glover’s engrossing and hilarious stories feature mind-bending string figures that she weaves out of a loop of string. A turtle, a snake, a bird, a rocket… is there anything she can’t make? This international performer wows audiences wherever she goes. Don’t miss her!!
Friday, August 17th
2:30 – 4:00 p.m.
Smithers Public Library
For more about AFFNO, visit their website at www.affno-cb.ca. This event is generously sponsored by the Wetzin’kwa Community Forest Corporation, Hecate Strait Employment Development Society, the Government of Canada, and the Government of BC.
This annual event is a chance for locals and visitors to celebrate the Haida Heritage Centre and its accomplishments. The Ḵay Anniversary offers Haida people a chance to share their culture with visitors, come together as a community, eat delicious food and showcase the living culture of the Haida people.
Pet Blessing Sunday, bring your fuzzy, furry, purry, swimmy, snorty companions to church (in a secure fashion). You may like to bring a photo of pets that have passed over the rainbow bridge. They will bless larger animals (camels, llamas, donkeys, cows….) in the parking lot after the main service). ALL WELCOME!