Community

Coming up in Cowichan: Government, cannabis and food on the agenda

Local Government Awareness Week, May 20-26

  • May 24th, 2018

Cowichan G’n’Tea fundraiser to raise money for seniors programs

The event features gin tasting of handcrafted spirits by local Stillhead Distillery and tea tasting

  • May 24th, 2018

Healing garden blooms at Sunridge in Duncan

The idea of creating the healing garden stemmed from artist Deirdre Eustace

  • May 23rd, 2018

VIDEO: Heritage Days 2018 offers family fun

With a Mountie in red serge leading the parade, vintage trucks motor through Lake Cowichan

LAKE FLASHBACK: Sunny long weekend pulls the politicians, boaters, and old car lovers to Cowichan Lake

And, to top it all off, Lake Cowichan’s school buses led the way in economy in ‘78. Who knew?

Young mother’s death devastates Vancouver Island family

Father and three young children can’t access GoFundMe account established in mother’s name

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Community Flower & Garden Show at Cobble Hill
Lake Cowichan rhododendron walk is peaceful oasis
Lake Cowichan Heritage Days 2018
Xwaaqw'um Big Canoe Carving

Check out the big changes as Duncan museum reopens

“The renovation has given us an opportunity to improve the visitor experience”

  • May 17th, 2018

Huge Flower and Garden Show still going strong after 70 years

This year the Community Flower and Garden Show will be held on Saturday, May 26

  • May 21st, 2018

Join the MS Walk at the Cowichan Sportsplex on May 27

Information and support are also available at this event

Cowichan teens conquer fears for Make-A-Wish

Ashton Combdon and Hayley Bye-Pace will take part in Rope for Hope next Thursday

Coming up in Cowichan: Spring fair; Christian Science lecture; market

Get ready for some family fun with the Drinkwater Elementary School PAC annual spring fair

  • May 17th, 2018

VIDEO: Single mom from B.C. gives the gift of family to man from Spain

On May 1, Kara Erickson gave birth to Josep Cañadas’s baby girl, Cloe

Low Tide Day celebrates a bittersweet 20th anniversary in Cowichan Bay

Event’s founding father has died, but the tradition continues

Family Heritage Days offer lots to do this weekend

VIDEO: Check out the parade, picnic and other events at Saywell Park, plus bowling and more

Lake Cowichan School welcomes kids to Movie with a Princess

Girls just want to have fun, and what better reason is there to dress up than a special movie night?

Breast milk bank keeps B.C. babies healthy

One mother describes why she donates to the bank and why it’s important

VIDEO: Cowichan Valley Hike for Hospice draws enthusiastic support

A walk in the forest at Providence Farm is a great incentive to take part in this fundraiser

LAKE FLASHBACK: A coat of arms and a locomotive for Lake Cowichan are front and centre this week

Lake Cowichan gets a coat of arms, and the loan of a locie, while Lake Days plans hit high gear