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Valemount & McBride Focus

Free Tax Clinic- Community Volunteer Income Tax Program is a collaboration between community organizations and the Canada Revenue Agency. In response to the covid-19 pandemic volunteers may be able to complete your return by videoconference, by phone, or by document drop off service. Call today to discuss your tax situation or to set up an appointment with one of our trained Staff: Call 1-844-324-2004 and talk to Charlene for McBride or Sheri for Valemount.

WED Apr 28 (McBride): 12-2:30pm / FRI. Apr 30 (Valemount):12 – 2:30pm. Car Care Workshop This Basic Vehicle Care Class will show you how to inspect your vehicle on a regular basis and is a great way to keep up on basic maintenance.This Class will teach you skills to help you identify and recognize when to take your vehicle to a professional; which will help you feel more confident, less overwhelmed by vehicles. Contact Charlene to sign up for this class in either McBride or Valemount! call 250-569- 2266 or email [email protected]

FRI. Apr 30: Senior’s Tech Café, 10:00AM – noon. Technology getting you down? Do you need some basic help with your personal device? Join us in person in McBride or Valemount, for assistance and 1:1 support with your devices. 15 minute timeslots available, and you can book in for more than one! Contact Charlene in McBride, and Jill in Valemount. Email [email protected] or [email protected] or call 1-844-324-2004.

TUES. May 18: Community Coffee Chat from 3:00-3:30PM- In Collaboration with our Family Support Program, join Sara and staff as we discuss the ‘Impact of new technologies on the well-being of families’, the International Day of Families May 15th 2021 theme. We want to embrace and access new tech tools to better connect with our loved ones during challenging times of social distance! Contact Jill or Sara to obtain the ZOOM link. [email protected] or [email protected] or call 1-844-324-2004.

THURs: The Valemount Community Garden’s growing season is underway. 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’re an experienced gardener who is willing to share their passion and wisdom with beginner gardeners? Drop by the Valemount Community Garden between 4-6pm and volunteer. We have a range of tasks for all abilities. Children welcome, and encouraged. 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.

MON. May 12: Robson Valley Spay and Neuter Society, Annual General Meeting @ 4pm via Zoom (Contact for access details). New volunteers welcome! For more information call 250-566-9706

FRI. May 21 – 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 assistance and 1:1 support with your devices. 15 minute timeslots available, and you can book in for more than one! Contact Charlene in McBride, and Jill in Valemount. Email [email protected] or [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-Sharon D 250-566-9107.
Upcoming events:
– May 5 –Mothers Day craft. Community Garden with Rebecca dropping @ 10.30am
– May 12 – Day Of Families – Meet at the Park for some family tree activities
– May 19– Meet in the park – National Police Week. A cruiser will be there to talk about what they do & show some things to the children.
– May 26 – Community Gardens. Help tidy garden, enjoy some music & movement & cool drinks available.

WED May 5 – Our first InCar Bingo (Licence # 128259) in the Legion Parking Lot – all COVID protocols and BC Gaming regulations apply. More details forthcoming. Call Sandy 250-566-1153

FRI May 7 – Burger Nights return and will run every Friday throughout the summer. Homemade loaded Cheeseburger, Fries & coleslaw $12.00. Regular Menu items also available.

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.

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
Upcoming events:
– May 5- Mothers day craft in the park (craft TBA)
– May 12 – International day of Families craft in the park (craft TBA)
– May 19 – Lets walk! Town Stroll
– May 26 – Lets Walk with a take home craft (TBA)