From left, Brenda Sande from One Boardshop, Mike Gareau from Hart Highlands Ski Hill, and Guy Buskermolen from One Boardshop with the cheque for $3,762.10 that was raised at a fundraiser for the ski hill which lost its provincial government funding. Citizen Photo by James Doyle
Venture closer to home this winter and experience the delights of Jasper and Marmot Basin.
The Order of the Eastern Star cordially invites you to their annual Sweetheart Auction and Dessert Come and enjoy tea, coffee, fabulous desserts and a live auction! There will be many great auction items and a fun Valentines Day theme. Tickets: $5.00 (includes fancy desserts, tea and coffee) Sunday: February 14th, 2016 Time: 1:00 pm - 4 pm (doors open at 12 pm) Where: In the Masonic Hall banquet room at 480 Vancouver Street (4th and Vancouver St.) For tickets or more details please call Dianne at 250-564-8499 Tickets will also be available at the door Sponsored by Nechako Chapter #40 Order of the Eastern Star To support our charities
Join us for the Prince George premier of this stunning and inspiring documentary about BC's fracking industry. Filmmaker Damien Gillis will be at UNBC with us to discuss the film. With some of the world's largest fracking operations on his territory, a young indigenous leader and lawyer confronts the fractures within his community and himself as he struggles to reconcile traditional teachings with the law to protect the land. When: Wednesday, Jan 27 @ 7:00 pm Where: UNBC Weldwood Theatre - 7-238 Presented by PG PIRG. TICKETS: $11/$9 students - at the door or online: http://bit.ly/1W8inPa HOW TO GET HERE: ~ Bus: take bus #15 to UNBC. Trip planner: http://bctransit.com/prince-george/home ~ Parking: Remember your license plate number and pay inside the building at these locations: http://www.unbc.ca/parking/dispenser-fees-locations ~ The Weldwood Theatre (7-238) is located next to the book store, just past Tim Horton's. Map of campus: http://www.unbc.ca/sites/default/files/detailmap_2014.pdf This is an accessible event and everyone is welcome to attend.
“Business is tough,” said Digital Umbrella Creative’s Elisha Brown, “but it doesn’t always have to be serious.” Brown’s business, launched in May 2014, creates media materials and marketing products. Together with web designer Lakeysha O’Neill, Brown is able to use her skills as a graphic designer – and bubbly personality – to help make clients pop.
There are a lot of things you can call DJ Riki Rocket: drifter, teacher, filmmaker, fearless, lucky – the list goes on. But what you can’t call the Prince George native, is someone who is lacking a good story to tell. From living on a Mexican nudist beach to spinning for a Naomi Campbell photo shoot, Riki’s penchant for breaking new ground and doing away with a plan has landed her some amazing opportunities.
If you think you’re hiding your bad day behind a smile, chances are Erin Filan sees right through you. “I think I connect to people’s emotions and behaviours more on a deeper level than the face value,” said Filan, who for the past three years has been putting those inner struggles to paper.