Monthly Archives: November 2017

Birch River Senior Group Holds Annual Craft Sale

Submitted by: Gwenda Wotton | On Saturday, October 28, 2017 the Birch River Senior Group held their annual craft sale. Over 20 tables of crafts, baking, sewing, knitting, local frames, pictures available for sale. Thank you to everyone that came out. Lots of Chili and visiting was enjoyed by all. A BIG Thank You to [...]

2017/11/03Local Interest

Swan Valley Air Cadets Garage Sale – November 4, 2017

Submitted by: Barb Lewis | Swan Valley Air Cadets Squadron #519 Europe Trip Fund Raiser Garage Sale November 4, 2017 9:30 am to 3:30 pm At the Swan Valley Museum Chili & a Bun $5.00 Coffee/Tea $1.00 Pop or Bottle water $1.50

2017/11/03Local Interest

Swan Valley School Division Discusses School Closures

ValleyBiz Story | The Swan Valley School Division (SVSD) is facing some difficult challenges. Citing declining divisional enrollment, schools operating under capacity and a reduction in provincial funding, the school board has indicated significant changes will be necessary to improve the “possibility of long term viability of the SVSD”. “We feel as a board that [...]

2017/11/02Local Interest

Spooktober-Fest a Smashingly Scary Event

Submitted by: Beverley Polon | We hope you had a chance to visit the Swan Valley Communities That Care (SVCTC) Spooktober- Fest Haunted House! It was a smashing event which offered a Halloween experience for all ages. There were over 1640 visitors, who attended Spooktober-Fest at the SV Historical Museum over the three days of [...]

2017/11/02Local Interest

Ag Society Seeks Input Into Future Direction

ValleyBiz Story | The Swan River Valley Agricultural Society (SRVAS) invited representatives from various community groups and organizations for a “Community Conversation” to help determine the desired future for the Ag Society. About 40 people attended the planning session on October 26, 2017. Liz Roberts, President of Liz Roberts & Associates, a consulting firm out [...]

2017/11/01Local Interest