Leslie Park – Picnic in the Park

SATURDAY, JUNE 23rd 4:00pm-8:00pm Come to the park at 4:00pm to enjoy a scavenger hunt, face painting, crafts and our very first local artisan showcase! We are excited to show off the talent in our community so if you are interested in displaying your handmade crafts, gifts or other items please review the details below. At 5:30pm, the BBQ will be ready, and the pot luck dinner will begin. After dinner, take in live music from Leslie Park’s own Dave Milliken. Please bring chairs or a picnic blanket for you and your family to enjoy your dinner on. About the Artisan Showcase: The showcase will run from 4:00-5:30pm and we will set up close to the garden. Table space will be available for you to display your work (2 artisans per 8 ft. table) – there is no charge to participate in the showcase. To secure table space, you must email info@lesliepark.ca by Monday, June 11 About the Potluck Dinner: Councillor Chiarelli’s office has generously provided hot dogs, and the LPCA will provide hamburgers, lemonade and water. Please bring something to share – salads, side dishes, appetizers or desserts are a great complement to the BBQ. In consideration for the many families with nut allergies, please bring something nut-free so everyone can enjoy your dish. We will begin accepting food at 5:00pm – please keep your dish cool (or warm) until it is ready to serve at 5:30pm (Please label your dishes and serving utensils) To minimize costs and waste, we ask that people please bring their own dishes and cutlery for dinner. Let’s ‘leave no trace’! Please take any uneaten food home with you...

Kids’ Club Vacancies 2018/2019

Parents, if you are interested in an afterschool program for your child who is in grade 1-6, (and a minimum of six years old by Dec 31 of the year of enrolment) Kids’ Club offers a wide variety of indoor and outdoor sports, crafts and games in a safe, fun, inclusive environment.  Monthly fees are $225 per month per child.  Our hours of operation are 2:30 to 5:30 every week day.  We do not currently offer a PD Day program however, if there is sufficient interest, we will be able to offer a program during the 2018-19 school year. We currently have four (4) vacancies for September 2018 and if you are interested in registering your child or if you have any questions,  please send an email to the attention of Sara Ellis, Program Director at kidsclub@qualicum.org or call at 613-828-4058.   We are also taking names of children on your waiting list for the next two years.  Don’t be...

Youth Sailing Lessons: Lac Deschênes Sailing Club

LDSC offers various lessons following the CanSail programme with qualified CYA-certified instructors. CanSail 1 & 2 are an introduction to boat handling, whereas CanSail 3 and 4 facilitates the mastery of the finer points of sailing. The attractive site has many trees to provide shade and lawns which extend down to a pebble beach. A perfect place to picnic and made even better by the gas barbecue and many picnic tables provided for the use of members. Courses will be run using Lasers and Wayferer Sail boats. Youth Sailing lessons July: see there registration link for detailed dates and times as we add courses as demand dictates. Quick lick to registration: https://lacdeschenes.checklick.com  www.ldsc.ca for more information. Questions? Contact SailTraining@ldsc.ca...