THE MOST COMPREHENSIVE EVENTS LIST IN THE VALLEY!

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Valemount & McBride Focus

FRI. Jun 3/MON. Jun 7 – Join Amy Pawliuk, Holistic Nutritionist, as she leads us through the recipe & shares ideas on ways to replenish our bodies for “Make Your Own After School Snack: Banana Cookies!” Contact Rebecca at 778-763-1319 or email [email protected] to join. Register before June 3rd to receive an ingredient package. Ingredient package available for pick-up on June 4th or 7th from 8am-4pm at 99 Gorse St in Valemount or 942 3rd Ave in McBride. You may purchase your own as well. 3:30-4:30pm on Monday, June 7th via Zoom. Call 778-763-1319 or email [email protected]

THUR. (From Jun 3 – Jun 22) – CYMH Team presents Taming Worry Dragons Children’s Program, 3:00-5:00pm. This is a FREE, psycho-educational, 8-week program for children 8-12 years of age to learn how to cope with anxiety. The program teaches children about anxieties and worries using the concept of the ‘Worry Dragon”. Children will learn to “trap” and “tame” their “Worry Dragons” using fun projects and materials! Contact Jessica to register at 250-569-2266 or email [email protected]

TUES. Jun 15 – Let’s get together during our virtual Community Coffee Chat at 3pm for up to an hour to informally discuss how we can navigate the online world more safely and securely. More and more people are being targeted with fraudulent activity, and it can be hard to decipher what’s real and what’s not. Let’s talk about it! Call Jill to register at 250-566-9107 or email [email protected] This community group chat takes place over Zoom.

FRI. Jun 18 -Senior’s Tech Café – @ 8:30-10:00 in McBride & 10:00AM-noon in Valemount. Technology getting you down? Do you need some basic help with your personal device? Join us in-person in McBride or Valemount,for FREE assistance and 1:1 support with your devices. Contact Charlene in McBride, and Jill in Valemount. Email [email protected] [email protected] or call 1-844-324-2004.

Valemount Focus

WEDs: Family Place Drop In Program from 9:00-12:00-If you have questions, are looking for parenting resources, or just need to chat, you can join us virtually or in person. Call to pre-register for any of the events below, and for more information. Valemount- 250-566-9107.

WED June 2 – In-Car Bingo (Licence # 128259) in the Legion Parking Lot – all COVID protocols and BC Gaming regulations apply. 18+ to participate. Call Sandy 250-566-1153

SAT Jun 12 – Outdoor Flea Market in the Legion Parking Lot. Further details will be released soon Please call Kerry to book your table. 250-566-9945.

THURs: Drop by the Valemount Community Garden between 4-6pm and volunteer. Are you interested in volunteering to help produce healthy local food for folks in the community who are experiencing food insecurity? Would you like to work outside, with your hands, and learn about growing your own food at the same time? Are you an experienced gardener who is willing to share their passion and wisdom with beginner gardeners? We have a range of tasks for all abilities. Children are welcome and encouraged to come. If you are interested in helping out but this time doesn’t work for you, contact Rebecca at [email protected] or call 778 763 1319 and she can facilitate a time that does.

McBride Focus

TUES – FRIs. Do you have memories on old slides or home movies that need to be preserved? The Valley Museum & Archives wants to help! Call us at 250-569-3000 to sign up. Or, are you willing to help with the New Horizons Voices from the Past Project? please connect !! Open Tuesday – Friday 11am -4pm

WEDs: Family Place Drop In Program from 9:00-12:00-If you have questions, are looking for parenting resources, or just need to chat, you can join us virtually or in person. Call to pre-register for any of the events below, and for more information. McBride-Charlene 250-569-2266
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