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“Get the Community Chalking” For the month of June, lets show our support for all our local businesses, to those who have remained open, and those who have had to close their doors, we appreciate, miss and support your frontline workers!! Let’s show our appreciation to local businesses with caring chalk messages in front of their establishments. Send us your photos of you getting the Community Chalking! Email

WEDs & FRIs, Family Place Online Resources and a virtual coffee and chat with our staff via ZOOM from 9am – 12pm. Stories, Songs and interactive games to do with your kids. To receive the ZOOM link and password, email or If you have any questions on how to set up ZOOM, please contact us at 1-844-324-2004.

Valemount Focus

FRIs Valemount Family Place Online- Resources and a virtual coffee and chat with our staff via ZOOM. Stories, Songs, interactive games to do with your kids. FRIDAYS: Join Zoom Meeting by contacting and 1-844-324-2004.

WEDs Youth Drop In Online get together with other kids, talk about concerns and participate in fun activities, From 2pm-3pm (ages 7-12) and 3pm-4pm (ages 13-18). Please email to obtain the Zoom link and password.

WED. Jul 15, Bee Watering Station’s Workshop for kids, from 10:00-11:00am. Join Amy at the Valemount Community Garden to create your own Bee-watering station. Learn how to build a bee watering station which helps honeybees and other beneficial pollinators do their job. Limited spots available, please contact to sign up for this free, fun workshop for kids.

McBride Focus

WED. McBride Family Place Online- Resources and a virtual coffee and chat with our staff via ZOOM. Stories, Songs, interactive games to do with your kids. Join Zoom Meeting by contacting and 1-844-324-2004.

TUES & THURS.  Virtual Stories and Songs. Hey parents! Since we are all safely tucked inside our homes, the McBride and District Public Library and Community Literacy Program are bringing storytime to you! We’ll be sharing stories and songs on the ukulele. Come to the McBride and District Public Library page @ 11am on Tuesdays & Thursdays and look for the Facebook Live video to join the fun!

WED. July 15 Royal Canadian Legion Branch 75 McBride, BC presents MAIN STREET IN YOUR CAR BINGO, RAIN OR SHINE Location: Drive in between 1st and 2nd Ave’s on MAIN ST. Angle Parking and Bingo Paper cards Sales start at 5:00 pm. Bingo games start at 6:00 pm sharp. CASH ONLY. 10 Regular Games and 1 Jackpot, Cash Prizes. Bring your own Bingo supplies: Dabbers, clip and or lap boards to hold your cards, you’ll be playing in the comfort of your vehicle.

TUES. Jul 22, The Circle of Security Callback Group is calling all past Circle of Security participants and those who are interested in joining future Circle of Security Programs!  Join Lotte and Jessica in the McBride Steve Kolida Park for a “Circle of Security” group callback from 10 am – 12 pm.. We’ll touch base on how our parenting strategies have changed since taking the program. To know more about the program, please contact RVCS at their McBride Office: 250-569-2266 or visit

Ready 2 Go Meal Program in McBride. Food Security is an important issue, especially during a pandemic when the local grocery options can be minimal, folks are more isolated, and finances are affected. We have a new “Ready 2 Go Meal Program” in McBride where we have the capacity to deliver some freezer meals to seniors who could benefit from a nourishing meal from time to time. Some of the details include: individual “senior-size” frozen meals. FREE! Made by Uncle Mark’s Kitchen using some local, fresh ingredients. Delivered regularly by McBride Pedi-Cab, or can be picked up from Uncle Mark’s Kitchen, or if arranged, delivered by RVCS staff. Some accommodations may be made to food allergies. Confidentiality throughout the entire process.  If you or someone you know could use this service, please call Jana at 778-764-0245, or




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