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Our Isle & Times - July Issue Released

Event Date: 
Jul 6 2018 - 10:00am - 10:01am

Our Isle & Times - July Issue Deadline

Event Date: 
Jun 27 2018 - 11:58am - 11:59am

Summer freight runs

Heinz 57 freight run

M.V. Poor Man's Rock

 

Starting June 12th I will be running a freight service from False Bay and Squitty Bay every Tuesday* until September 4th dates as follows:

 

Leaving False Bay: June: 19th, 26th July: 10th,17th, 24th, 31st August: 14th, 28th (no run on the 21st) September: 4th

 

Leaving Squitty Bay: June 12th  July 3rd and 7th 

 

The barge will leave at 8 am arriving at approximately 9:30 In French Creek, loading will commence at 1:30 for a 4 pm departure to Lasqueti

 

 It is $30 for a 4X8' space on deck one way and you come as a guest with your freight (one person). 

 

 For heavier items I can lift items up to 500 lbs with my winch

 

Please note:

-groceries and small goods should be in totes

-If your freight needs weather protection please bring your own tarp

-Bring your own dolly

- If bringing garbage or recyclables please ensure that they are well contained

 

*This is a weather permitting only and will be Wednesday if necessary.

call Peter Lironi 250 333 8768

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False Bay parking lot

On May 1 I sent this to PRRD facilities manager Mike Wall and our director Merrick, in the hope that they would not spend even more money on the parking lot without consulting with us.  On May 30 I got the reply below. I'm still a little hopeful, and it would help if others also asked Merrick and Mike to consult with us before they

 

New Hours For June at False Bay Provisions

Hi everyone!

Effective June 1st the hours for Provisions are as follows
for the month of June:

Monday 9:00 AM until 6:00 PM
Tuesday 10:00 AM until 5:00 PM
Wednesday 10:00 AM until 5:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM until 6:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM until 6:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM until 5:00 PM
Sunday 11:00 AM until 5:00 PM

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Bill Dowey & the Blues Devils

Event Date: 
Aug 31 2018 - 8:00pm

Blues singer Bill Dowey is the real deal. He’s got the voice, the feel, the experience, the life. Bill Dowey has got the blues. A powerful and heartfelt voice, a searing slide guitar tone, and a tour bus full of experience makes Bill Dowey one of the most convincing and dedicated blues artists in Canada.

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Matt C and The Rev

Event Date: 
Aug 24 2018 - 8:00pm

A night of jammin' and dancin'!! Come on down to the pub!

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Killwater and Jones Live

Event Date: 
Aug 17 2018 - 8:00pm

A night of acoustic Rock 'N Roll.

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Ryder Bachman Band

Event Date: 
Aug 10 2018 - 8:00am - Aug 12 2018 - 1:00am

Four cats who love music and play a lil bit of every genre... reggae, funk, jazz, blues, country, rock n roll, alternative, oldies-goldies, motown, stax and everything in between!

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John Pippus Live

Event Date: 
Aug 3 2018 - 8:00pm

John Pippus is a songwriter and a story teller. He bends words as easily as he bends notes on his harmonica and he plays his guitar like he stole it. Sure to be a stellar evening of entertainment.