2020 Season              

Announcement from Commodore Doug Dobbyn,  April 14, 2020

Lasqueti Yacht Club Members:

The COVID-19 pandemic has redefined how we live our lives, impacting each of us in ways that we could never have imagined.

Proposal for new duplex elder cottage: we want your feedback

What's happening at the Last Resort Society?

The Free Store is a recycling center for reusable clothing, books and household objects.

Hours

Winter Hours: Thursdays 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Summer: Mondays and Thursdays 1:00 - 5:00 pm  (starting Apr. 1)

The Arts Centre is run by the Community Arts Council whose purpose is to support and encourage all forms of creative expression in the community. There are two spaces, gallery and studio. The gallery is a venue for all forms of art : literary, musical, performance, film...

Island Link
Express Shuttle-bus service between points on the Mainland and Vancouver Island
1-250-954-8257 or 1-604-970-4990
http://www.islandlinkbus.com

The LCA was established in 1971 and incorporated as a charitable organization in 1978.   The purpose of the organization is simple: “to promote community development.” An annual general meeting is held in the spring, usually early May. Anyone who either owns property on Lasqueti or has lived here for a...

Hotel, Pub & Restaurant
Just steps from the ferry and government dock, in downtown Lasqueti.
Cash machine, Ice, Liquor off sales, Cigarettes, Snacks, water vending machine, Coin Operated showers, Gas and Diesel available. General store NOW OPEN
phone:  250-333-8503...

Lasqueti Isle & Times is a monthly, community-supported newsletter (i.e., the articles and ads are written by community members), which has been published for 20 years.  It follows in the footsteps of many other fine newsletters that existed under different names and incarnations on Lasqueti. 

The Lasqueti Volunteer Fire Department (LVFD) is staffed by a dedicated crew of volunteers, including:

Naked Naturals is a health food store located in Parksville.  They carry a wide range of natural and organic produce, staples, dairy, and other products.

You can order groceries by phone before 6pm Wednesday, for delivery on the 9:45am Thursday ferry.
A $9.99 shop-and-deliver charge applies per order...

Lasqueti Island is part of the qathet Regional District. A regional district is set up to provide different services in different areas according to the needs and desires of each area’s residents and property owners. Only those who receive the service pay for it.

"West Coast, Wild and Exotic"

For more info., please visit our website: www.squittybay.ca

Historic off-grid vacation home located on beautiful Lasqueti Island

phone: 250-240-2704

For more info see:  https://theteapothouse.ca/

 

Dianne McClure  offers her time to Lasqueti Island residents once a week, usually Thursdays from 11:00am to 3:00pm. Her schedule is posted in Our Isle & Times, on the Post Office door, and on the...

Lasqueti Propane Services

"For all your propane needs on the island"

Ellen Kristinsson:  250-954-5445
or Craig: 250-240-1605

Hours: Fridays 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Update Oct 31st 2018: The Waste Management Committee is back. We are now called the Lasqueti Island Solid Waste Plan Monitoring and Advisory Committee, or LIPMAC. Members are Dave O. (chair), Brigitte D. (recorder), and David H..

Provides road maintenance services for Lasqueti Island

To report changing road conditions or emergency situations that could cause a hazard to motorists, pedestrians, and cyclists, call:

Toll free 24-hour hotline: 1-877-215-6006.

ABOUT THE BAND

Makeke Marimba is a vibrant, energetic dance band from Lasqueti Island, B.C..  Our music is inspired by the Shona tradition of Zimbabwe. The music is based on ancient melodies and poly-rhythms originally played on mbira (elaborate wood and metal thumb pianos).

Bulk or heavy cargo, not permitted on the ferry, must be barged onto Lasqueti.

KGL freight services 
Scheduled freight runs every Friday, (weather permitting) year round from French creek.
Other deliveries booked as required.  
Phone or text Keith at 250-951-9291 (cell) or 250-...

Specialzing in using local, natural and recycled materials, we are a collective of builders that can be hired to build with you or for you, to create whatever your heart desires. We are experienced in building everything from cob cabins, ovens and benches to installing natural insulation, earthen wall plasters and cob floors in any...