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Centurion VII back Thursday

Al informs the ferry committee, and asks that we inform the community, that our regular ferry vessel, Centurion VII, will be back in service on its False Bay to French Creek run starting Thursday morning. Capacity is 59 passengers, but there will only be an extra run for overflow passengers if there are ten people left at the end of the day.

Centurion V11 June 15 is back

Great news the Centurion V11 is back in business.

Chuck Paine Double Ender Saliboat 25'

Chuck Paine Double Ender Built by Derek Cash in 1982.

25', sleeps 4 comfortably, kerosene heater and cook stove:

stainless steel ,both in working condition.
Solar panel for battery recharge, has interior lights.

 Yamaha 4stroke engine in good condition.

$10,000 US funds

email for photo's if interested.

It is a very, very pretty boat!! And sails well too!

Now resides on Lopez Island, but happy to bring it to you.

ps: If you know how to get a hold of Derek please let us know.


Time remaining: 57%
24/09/2017 (8 weeks)

Pizza at Provisions!

Event Date: 
Jun 9 2017 - 5:00pm - Aug 31 2017 - 7:00pm

Hi everyone (Charlotte here for Provisions!)

Friday June 9th is Provisions first Pizza Night of the year! Pies will be coming out of the oven after 5:00 and be available until we close at 7:00 or sell out of pizza. To place an order, call 250-333-8558 or drop by in person. Looking forward to serving you!

no contact improv jam today, thursday, june 8th.

there is no contact improv jam this week

i will post a head of time for the next one that gets organized. 




Elda Mason book

I am looking for a copy of Elda Mason's book on Lasqueti to borrow for a week. Either edition would be fine. 

Tim 250-607-7094 or timpeterson24 [at] yahoo [dot] com


Hawkshaw's 60th

Its Barry Hawkshaw's 60th Birthday this Wednesday, June 7th! Come help him celebrate at Richard Potterton's place around 6pm, located between Darzo's cookie stand and Judy and Michael Peternard's. Look for the balloons! Potluck food, BYOB and musical instruments. Parking on Main Road, please.

P.S. Its Richard's birthday on the 10th.

Weekly barge freight run



Starting June 6th  every second Tuesday  I will be running a freight service from Squitty Bay to French Creek. The barge will leave at 8 am arriving approximately 9:45. Loading will commence at 1:30 until 4 pm departure. The rate is $60. which allots you a 4x8+ space on deck, plus space on the upper deck for groceries. The spaces will be flexible allowing you to load longer goods. Also you can take over your well contained garbage, recyclables, etc. You come as a guest with your freight, one person per deck space or pay extra $30. each way. Groceries and smaller goods should be in totes, bring a tarp if your goods need protection from the weather. This run is weather permitting only and can run Wednesday if necessary. You will have until noon the following day to unload. I can lift items up to 500 lbs. Bring a handcart. If there is enough demand I will run every Tuesday. Freight space is limited to 8 portions. I will carry up to eleven people. Please call to reserve. Dates are as follows: June 6th, June 20th, July 4th, July 18th, August 1st, August 15th, August 29th, Sept. 5th.

Peter Lironi  250-333-8768

Time remaining: 45%
07/09/2017 (6 weeks)

Soils are on island if you need them

Soils? I have it all on Island and I am here all week, so give me a call to arrange a pick up 240-7307

Promix $42

Peat $22

Manure $4.75

Oceans Fish compost $13.05

My Soil container mix $16

Alfalfa 5 lb bags $10

Bone meal 5 lb bags $15

Kelp meal 5 lbs bags $20

Gaia Green 4-4-4 5 lbs bags $15