Free tree workshop at Cowichan Lake Community Garden
Cowichan Green Community will be hosting the first in a series of free workshops at the Cowichan Lake Community Garden on 311 South Shore Road.
The hands-on workshop will cover how to plant edible trees, soil health and what to feed trees.
The workshop takes place this Saturday (May 9) from 1 to 3 p.m. Remember to dress for the weather. The workshop is funded by part of the garden’s recent edible tree grant.
Royal Movie Night at LCS in support of Hill family
The Lady of the Lake Society is inviting residents to an evening at the movies with the Lady of the Lake princesses this Friday night (May 8) at the Lake Cowichan School gymnasium.
Admission is by donation (minimum $2) with proceeds supporting the family of Deana Hill, a local woman suffering from cancer.
Disney’s animated film Frozen will be shown at 6:30 p.m., and a concession will also be open.
Kaatza Art Group creating 2016 community calendar
After a positive response last year, Kaatza Art Group will be launching a 16-month calendar starting in September, with space for 17 local photographs.
The theme this year will be “celebrating the beauty of nature around Cowichan Lake.” Entry is free and photographers can submit three images to firstname.lastname@example.org until May 8.
Open house at That Cat Hotel in Honeymoon Bay
Cat lovers are invited to take a tour of That Cat Hotel on May 23 from 1 to 4 p.m.
The “exclusive boarding resort” for Cowichan’s cats located on 6755 Fifth Street in Honeymoon Bay.
The event is free, tea will be served and guests are encouraged to share their cat-related stories.