1) The next Social Planning Council Meeting - Monday Jan 27th at 12pm
Project grants are available for non-profit organizations or community groups in Williams Lake and the Central Cariboo (CRD Areas D, E, and F) to support and develop arts and culture within this region. The funding for these grants is courtesy of the City of Williams Lake and the Cariboo Regional District (Central Cariboo Arts & Culture function), subject to the availability of funds.
Project Grants of between $300 and $2,000 are available for projects which:
a) Are new or build creatively on previous work, b) Are likely to increase participation in arts & culture, c) Take place within the Central Cariboo region (Williams Lake and/or CRD Areas D, E, and F) and d) Will be completed by December 31, 2014
The deadline for applications is Friday, January 31, 2014 at 4pm, and full details, adjudication criteria and application requirements can be obtained by visiting www.centralcaribooarts.com or by request from firstname.lastname@example.org
Three other nominations including Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role, Best Achievement in Directing, Best Writing, and Original Screenplay.
Local Astronomers will guide this evening of star gazing for all levels. Bring your telescope if you have one, if not a pair of binoculars can show an amazing amount of detail. Dress warmly for laying in the snow (or on the ground) with gloves, mittens, hat and no headlamps or flashlights please to protect our night vision. This event is weather dependant, if very cold or overcast the event will be moved indoors. Call 398 8532 or email email@example.com with any questions.
Monday, January 27, 7:30 pm, Scout Island Nature House
The magnificent Muskwa-Kechika Management Area in northern British Columbia includes Parks and Protected Areas where resource extraction is prohibited, and management zones where resource extraction may occur. We will present a half-hour DVD describing this unique approach to natural resource management in B.C. Afterwards, Cathy Koot will share a few slides from a trip she took with fellow naturalists to some of the very sites shown in the film