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Coast to Cascades Grizzly Bear Initiative will also be having an information table at the Haylmore Heritage Site. The Coast to Cascades is working to secure and recover Grizzlies in southwest, BC. Their community conflict prevention liaison will be on hand to share information about grizzly populations, and to talk about reducing conflicts with bears!
Bears in the Bridge River Valley Presentation
Noted wildlife biologist, Grant MacHutchon will speak about the work he and Jolene Patrick of the Coast to Cascades Grizzly Bear Initiative will be doing in the Upper Bridge River area. They will be assessing factors that can lead to conflict be-tween people and bears and some of the possible ways to minimize those bear hazards.
Grant will also speak about what is known about grizzly bear ecology in the area based on some research projects done to the north and south of the Bridge River valley.
This will be a down to earth and interesting presentation with lots of photos and information on the Bridge River Valley and its Bears.
Saturday, June 9 at 7 pm
Gold Bridge Community Club
Donations gratefully received for the BRV Bear working group!
Help want for occasional domestic house cleaning at Gun Lake. I need someone to clean house, bedding and towels at our Gun Lake cottage on Gun Lake Road West for a few days during the 2018 summer. Can pay $ 250 per day of cleaning, it may take 4 or 6 hours to clean. Clothes washer and dryer on site. Please email Grant at ” firstname.lastname@example.org “for further information. Thank you. Grant. Ad dated May 18, 2018
Will the Hurley be open? Watch for updates at www.isurvivedthehurley.com
What about Rd. 40, I heard there are logging trucks? See the update here: http://brvca.ca/aspen-planer-logging-update/
Visit us on Twitter for “in the moment” updates. Find us at @BridgeRiverValy (yes one l)
Haylmore Heritage Site Opens this weekend with the Rhubarb Bake Off!
Gold Panning, Local Artisan’s, Baking, Coffee, Ice Cream Books, Maps
Tourism Information Booth – individualized attention to your guests, trail information and advice
Open every day, closed Tuesdays & Wednesdays
Bralorne Pioneer Museum Opens this weekend
Admission by donation. Open 10-4 Saturdays, Sundays & Mondays Find us on Facebook
Want to Live where you Play?
Be sure to visit us at www.liveplay.ca
Remember we will pay your 12th month of rent or mortgage for you if you
Enroll your kids in the awesome Gold Bridge Community School!
Summer Student Jobs – Museum & Communty Association 3 positions available, lots of time for fun, varied and well paying too.
Tyax Resort & Spa
The following is an update for Aspen Planers harvesting activities in the Bridge River Valley heading into the May long weekend.
Logging and hauling will be primarily focused in the Marshall area for the next few weeks. Expect logging truck traffic Monday to Friday with the possibility of some minor weekend trucking. Travel leaving Lillooet for Goldbridge after 5 pm daily will reduce the amount of crew and log truck encounters. We will be active road building and harvesting in Liza Creek with log trucks starting to ship by the end of next week. We will also be located on a few of the side spurs near Marshall Lake.
There will be some brushing and road upgrades on the Slim FSR over the next month to access a new area that we may start logging later in the summer.
We will be starting deactivation in Tyax tomorrow ( May 15th) and plan to harvest the rest of Block 1 later in the month. That will complete all harvesting in Tyax for Cutting Permit 729.
In June we will be starting up activities past the end of Downton Lake, clearing snow slides, harvesting and trucking.
We will have planters in various locations, please respect their worksite. Drive slowly when traveling near them.
Any questions or comments can be sent to me directly.
Bill Poppy, R.F.T.
Aspen Planers Ltd.
Lillooet Woodlands Division
Construction Work is both residential (living rooms, kitchens, bathrooms, exteriors, decks) as well as commercial/industrial.
Finish & Rough Carpentry: Measure, cut and apply all reconstruction materials, including baseboards, sub-floors, casings, closets, doors, windows and cabinets. Install insulation and vapour barrier.
Must have Transportation. Have a few tools.
Will pay $25.00 to $32.00 an hour, depending on experience
Please send resume or list of stuff you know and have done. Can start today
Gold Bridge, BC
BRVCA – Valley Heritage Assistant
-provide excellent customer service to local and visiting populations
-distribute tourist information such as maps, bylaw information, directions and general information about accommodations
-provide assistance with heritage and geological interpretation
-conduct energy and gold placer mine tours,
-engage visitors with gold panning activities
-research and interpret information about local heritage sites such as the Gold Bridge Cemetery, Boultbee Memorial Church, Haylmore Heritage Site, Bralorne Pioneer Museum and others to create a tour-like session of our historical attractions available to the public
-provide support for special events and celebrations in a rural community, including SummerFest, Gold Bridge Days, and Canada Day
-aid in maintaining records of all activities on site, ensuring facility is clean and safe, assist with sales, and liaise and work with local artisans and staff
Bralorne Pioneer Museum – Archival Collection Assistant
-use digital imaging programs and software to aid in cultural and archival preservation activities
-create content for archival cataloguing and storage, as well as cultural and historical content for social media platforms
-promote visitor opportunities and products
-conduct site tours and interpretation of museum’s historical and cultural collections
-greet visitors, respond to inquiries, conduct retail transactions
-provide support to special events and celebrations in a rural community, including SummerFest, Gold Bridge Days, and Canada Day
Good pay. Fun jobs. Contact email@example.com