NEWS FROM OUR MEMBERS

WELCOME NEW CHAMBER MEMBER JIM SCOTT CPA.   Providing friendly and timely professional service  to earn your trust year after year.  Located at  22 High Street, Ladysmith, BC.  V9G 1A7.  Phone: (250) 924-4322.  Email: jimscottcpa@shaw.ca Website: www.jimscottcpa.ca

WELCOME NEW CHAMBER MEMBER ISLAND GARDEN SCAPES:  We are a family owned and operated local Vancouver Island business operating out of Ladysmith BC.  With over 50 years of combined knowledge of landscaping and garden experience you can be sure your outdoor spaces and ideas will be covered. Contact:  Kathleen Rose, Phone: (250) 802-0461, Email: Click here to email, Website

WELCOME NEW CHAMBER MEMBER LEFT COAST FASHIONS:  Left Coast Fashions offers a unique selection of locally designed clothing, jewelry, soaps, candles and other handcrafted treasures. Come explore our store on historic First Avenue and discover a wide selection of sustainable West Coast creations. We also offer men’s locally made Westcoastees. Come say hello, we are right across the street from the Pharmasave!  (250) 924-3380, Email: Click here to email, Facebook

Left Coast Fashions Anniversary Night! 432 First Avenue, Ladysmith, Across from the Pharmasave, Thursday April 27, 4:30 – 6:30 PM.  Left Coast Fashions invites you to come celebrate our one year birthday! Get your friends together to enjoy:  Free mini makeovers from Elate Cosmetics, cruelty and toxin free organic makeup from Victoria, to showcase their new Spring Bloom collection, Hornby Island Estate Winery will offer complimentary BC bubbly tastings, Delicious baked treats from Old Town Bakery, Enter to win a prize basket filled with handcrafted products, Discover the latest in locally made Spring fashion and gifts!

CEDAR VALLEY MEMORIAL GARDENS:  Senior’s Health and Fitness Day,  June 1st 2017 from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm at Cedar Valley Memorial Gardens,  Walking trails, free Blood Pressure Clinic, Hearing tests, Eye Doctor, mobility aids, nutritional companies, Chiropractic consultations, draw prizes and much more.  Sponsored by Nanaimo Seniors Services Network, Nanaimo Family Life Association and Cedar Valley Memorial Gardens

FRATERNAL ORDER OF EAGLES Mother’s Day tea May 13th 12-2 pm $5 admission. Children under 6 free.  Installation dance featuring band “Switch” May 27th.  Tickets $15 includes dinner.  Everyone welcome.

CITRUSCYCLES.CA:  Help the environment while improving your health, saving money and having fun!  Sound impossible?  Take the challenge and try a riding a Cargo eBike from CitrusCycles.ca instead of driving.  Kids, pets, groceries, you name it, you can bring it!

SEALEGS KAYAKING at Transfer Beach is open for the season!!! Wednesday to Sunday 9-5. Meet you at the beach!  www.SealegsKayaking.com   250-245-4096

ROBSON O’CONNOR:  We continue to develop our business to provide professional services to the Ladysmith area and beyond. With that in mind, we recently added a new attorney to our staff.  Martin Sanderson.  Martin attended the University of British Columbia where he obtained a B.A. in psychology and philosophy.  Read more about Martin here.

THE LADYSMITH GOLF CLUB SOCIETY will hold it’s Annual General Meeting on Sunday April 30, in the Clubhouse at 2pm.  Special Business will include the adoption of a revised Constitution.  You may view the revised Constitution and the old Constitution at the clubhouse from April 1 to April 30 between the hours of 10am and 4pm.  Everyone welcome to come out and see what we’ve got planned for 2017.

MAIN STREET YARN:  We have two new knitting teachers! Willina is coming to us from Steveston and is ready to teach “finishing Techniques”, a Block of the Month class and a shrug. Lynn will be teaching a lacy shawl and taking over store duties on Wednesdays. Always something going on. Drop by and take a look at our new products or sign up for a class.

LAFF:  Upcoming Garage Sale in support of LaFF programming to be held on Sat, Apr 29th from 8:00am-1:00pm.  This sale will be a mixed household item sale – a little of this, a little of that :)
The sale will be held at a private residence – 749 Malone Rd.  Donations, of good condition-useable-clean items, will be accepted for drop off at the sale address the Friday before beginning at 2pm.
Save the date – make a donation or come shopping.

4th Annual LaFF Golf Day, Sun, May 28, tournament, dinner, auction fundraiser. Proceeds to benefit LaFF programming.
Become a sponsor, donate to the silent auction, enter a team or just join us for dinner.  laffadmin@shawbiz.ca www.familyandfriends.ca/events/laffgolfday/

 

LADYSMITH WATERFRONT ART GALLERY:  Light Up the Night is looking for market vendors to be part our Night Market August 26, 2017 from 6:30 – 10:00 in Ladysmith. We supply the tents and tables and chairs. Yes there is power – you supply the extension cords and lights and products. Sign up http://www.artsontheavenue.ca/lightup/ check it out!  This fun event is all about the Night Market, art, music and light. Cost of space is only $40 and we do extensive advertising. Questions – give us a call 250-245-1252.  Light up the Night just wants you to stay up late and have fun in downtown Ladysmith! Join us.

Ladysmith Ambassador Coronation Pageant:  April 29 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm at the Frank Jameson Community Centre, 810 6 Ave
Ladysmith.  Tickets $10. Tickets at Chamber office.

RCL Branch 171 presents: Johnny Vallis, April 29 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm at the Legion.  Johnny Vallis “Man of Many Voices” . Advance tickets $20 available in lounge. At the door $25. Doors open at 7:00 pm show starts at 8:00 pm