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Sep 2, 2021

Art Contest

The artist from K’ómoks First Nation in B.C. designed one of the more popular logos associated with the “Every Child Matters” movement to honour the thousands of children who died in the federally funded, church-run boarding schools. Now, Penelakut …
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Jul 6, 2021

July 2021 Newsletter

Read the Penelakut September 2020 Newsletter for information about the Spune’luxutth Sulxwe’en Memorial Walk, Health News: Heat Exhaustion and Heat Stroke information, Salish Sea Market, Job Listings, Recreational Events, and much much more. To see the …
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Mar 12, 2021

Employment Opportunity

Employment Opportunity with Hiiye’yu’lelum Society Indigenous infant development program consultant Click here for more details
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Mar 9, 2021

Callout for Regional Indigenous Artists

Callout for Regional Indigenous Artists: Salt Spring Arts Council’s Artcraft 2021 March 8, 2021 – This call is open to artists and makers for whom the southern Gulf Islands are their ancestral territories. Artcraft Shop + Gallery Artcraft is BC’s longest …
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Mar 5, 2021

“Herring Roe Fishery, Strait of Georgia, 2020” by Bob Turner

Hello everybody I have just posted a new short movie on my YouTube channel – “Herring Roe Fishery, Strait of Georgia, 2020”. Last March I kayaked among the boats of the herring roe gillnet fishery along the shores of Denman Island off the east coast of Vancouver Island …
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Mar 3, 2021

Covid19 Vaccine - 2nd Immunization update

This decision was made by Dr. Bonnie Henry and the Provincial Health Initiative, due to the efficiency rate of the first dose; Health officials say it is 90% effective against the virus, and they want more people in BC to receive the first dose. We will be …
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Mar 2, 2021

Strategic Wildfire is Now Hiring!

Become a Firefighter The BC Wildfire Service employs approximately 1,000 wildfire fighters each year. In order to become a wildfire fighter with the BC Wildfire Service applicants must show motivation, have a relevant skill set, complete two fitness tests and attend …
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Mar 1, 2021

2nd dose of vaccines - postponed

Date: March 01, 2021 Re: 2nd dose of vaccines – postponed Please click here to view the poster as posted on the Penelakut Tribe Faceboook page.
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Mar 1, 2021

Amended Calendar

Date: March 01, 2021 Re: Penelakut Island Elementary School Amended Calendar Please click here to view the calendar
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Feb 26, 2021

Notice to Penelakut Island On-Reserve Residents

The Chief and Council have authorized a BC Hydro crew to site visit Penelakut Island in order to install LED 30000 Kelvin through the community replacing all the High Pressure Sodium bulbs in the street lights. The replacements are planned for March, and as locations …
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