Sunday, November 27, 2011

Whonnock Weavers and Spinners

The Whonnock Weavers and Spinners' "Open House" at Whonnock Lake Centre was, as always, one of the highlights of the season. Aside from all those marvellous examples of the craft of their members to admire or take home, this Christmas shopping opportunity is also a wonderful possibility to meet and chat. Click here to look at some pictures. 

Friday, November 25, 2011

The 2012 Calendar is ready!

Ask Sue or Teresa at the post offfice. Only $7.00 each. Just in time to be mailed to friends and family. Excellent stocking stuffer! CLICK HERE to look at all the pictures.

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

In Memory of Beryl McMillan

A  Memorial Service for Beryl McMillan will take place at Holy Spirit Church, Whonnock, Friday, November 25th. 2011 at 2 PM. Rev. David  Price officiating. 
 A scattering of ashes will take place at the Church Memorial garden, Reception to follow in the Hall. As Beryl loved animals, in lieu of flowers, please donate to the SPCA in her name. 

Tuesday, November 22, 2011

New Years Eve at Whonnock Lake Centre

YES there will be a dinner dance at Whonnock Lake Centre. Be quick if you'd like to join the happy crowd and ask Sue at the post office about the tickets!

Thursday, November 17, 2011

Remembering in Whonnock

This year Jan and Betsie de Zeeuw joined Phil Johnson to lay a wreath at the two bronze plaques in front of Whonnock Lake Centre remembering those who gave their lives in the First and Second World War. This photo appeared in the TIMES. Click here to read the article by Maria Rantanen published on November 15.

Sunday, November 13, 2011

All Candidates Meeting @ Whonnock lake Centre

Two-tiered candidates for councillor and mayoral positions presented their views in three-minute presentations. Click here to see some pictures! Maria Rantanen (picture) of the Times was there. Click here to read her report.

Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Spotted at the Circle Craft Christmas Market in Vancouver

At the Circle Craft Christmas Market at the Convention Centre (November 9-13) in Vancouver are four familiar faces: Junichi and Yukiko Tanaka amidst a rich collection of Junichi's exquisite ceramics and Klaus and Betty von Hardenberg with their old-world pure beeswax candles. In the right-hand column are links to their Web sites. 

Tuesday, November 1, 2011

The Whonnock Web site got a haircut

With the help of Cary Blackburn of Hurricane Web Design we did a much needed clean-up of the Whonnock Community Association's Whonnock and Ruskin Web site.
The History and Heritage section received more than just a haircut: it received a complete make-over. Click here to have a look.