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Omineca Ski Club Sasquatch’s OOOHFR challenge participation

Omineca Ski Club Sasquatch’s OOOHFR challenge participation

Club President Agathe Bernard found Randy the Omineca Ski Club (OSC) Sasquatch putting in time to finish his Omineca Outsider Open Happy Faces Races (OOOHFR) challenge and posted the photo on the club’s Facebook page. The club is encouraging members to participate in the OOOHFR challenge and get a selfie with the Sasquatch if they happen to spot him on the trails. (Omineca Ski Club photo/Lakes District News)
LDAC’s first virtual concert and art show of the year released

LDAC’s first virtual concert and art show of the year released

The first Lakes District Arts Council (LDAC) virtual performance and Off The Wall Art Show of the new year features photographs by the Southside’s own Mike Robertson and music by the classical piano and violin duo of meagan&amy.
MacEwen Children’s Library asking community to name its tree

MacEwen Children’s Library asking community to name its tree

The Burns Lake Public Library’s newly renovated and opened MacEwen Children’s library is hosting a contest to find a name for its giant tree. The huge three dimensional tree was created by Steve Wiljeto. The tree was part of the library’s complete revitalization of the children’s section that started last year in June, as a result of a $42,000 funding from Burns Lake Rotary Club/MacEwen Committee.
Roy Henry Vickers and Lizzie Snow release second collaborative artwork

Roy Henry Vickers and Lizzie Snow release second collaborative artwork

“What an honour to be able to hear his stories about First Nations culture, symbolism and rituals.”
Breakfast with Santa in Burns Lake

Breakfast with Santa in Burns Lake

Part of the Fun Frost Family Festival organized by the Burns Lake Chamber of Commerce was breakfast with Santa. A tasty and successful breakfast was held at Alternative Grounds triumphing over the forces of COVID. Look at page 10 for more schedule of more fun events. (John Barth photo/Lakes District News)
LDAC’s fourth virtual event is out

LDAC’s fourth virtual event is out

Here comes Lakes District Arts Council’s fourth virtual event of the 20/21 season. Today’s event will feature Mike Delamont’s comedy theatre version of ’The War of 1812’, and the artwork of The Second Storey Sketchers.
The third LDAC concert and Off the Wall art show is out

The third LDAC concert and Off the Wall art show is out

The council’s preliminary survey results shows high levels of satisfaction
The second LDAC concert and Off the Wall art show

The second LDAC concert and Off the Wall art show

The arts council send off their second virtual show over the Thanksgiving weekend
Gemma Elliott’s solo art show at the Lakes District Museum and Gallery in September

Gemma Elliott’s solo art show at the Lakes District Museum and Gallery in September

Admission to the museum is by donation
An update on Lakes District Arts Council’s 2020-21 plans

An update on Lakes District Arts Council’s 2020-21 plans

Season performances from January to April 2021 now ‘on hold’