June 16 Community Advisory

Tomorrow is the Father’s Day Community Market & Strawberry Shortcake!

Sunday, June 17 at Haylmore Heritage Site.  Come sell anything including your garage sale stuff.  FREE tables.  12-4

There will also be Strawberry Shortcake for Dads and Families, bannock dogs, cookies, and MORE  with HOT Coffee!

Fun games – Bocce – which is awesome at Haylmore, Bean Bag Toss and Horseshoes.  

 

Canada Day is coming soon!

Now’s the time to plan your parade entry !  From the bizarre to the “fairly normal” , ALL entries are welcome.

We also have two very key volunteer roles that need filling – Parade Marshall – basically a one hour job making

Sure everyone lines up correctly and makes their way down the street safely.  And…Community Hosts…for

Greet public and some other jobs (2 hours).  Can you get your Canadian on and help us?

See the link for complete details on our Canada Day Celebrations – Marble Canyon playing at both Canada Day

And Bralorne Ball Tournament:  http://brvca.ca/canada-day-2018/

 

Rock Wall Restoration at Haylmore Heritage Site

The community is invited to learn how to build and restore rock walls at the Haylmore Heritage Site.

Saturday and Sunday, June 23 and 24. Once you are trained, volunteer teams with schedule times to do

Specific section repairs.  We anticipate the full project may take a couple of years.  We need your help.

This is a wonderful opportunity to make a unique and lasting contribution

To our community.  Details here: http://brvca.ca/rock-wall-workshop/

 

Great Canadian Giving Challenge

From June 1 to June 30, every $1 donated to the Museum enters them for a chance to win $10,000.

Last year a small organization in Edmonton, an animal shelter, won the $10,000.  The museum is using this

Funding to build new exhibits for our new location at the Bralorne Pioneer Museum.  Additionally, the Museum

Needs to fundraise approximately $7,000 just to keep the doors open through the summer.  We need your help.

This is our major fundraising drive of the year.  Donate here – ANY amount is welcome:  https://www.canadahelps.org/en/gcgc/83988

Tax deductible, charitable tax receipts are available right away!

 

Cemetery Plot cleanup – National Historic Day

Advance Notice – Saturday, July 7 9:30-11:30  For Family Members and other Volunteers

The plots of people buried at the Bridge River Valley Cemetery need tending.  While we have someone who

Looks after the basic yard maintenance at the cemetery, the care of the actual plots is sensitive and time consuming.

The cleanup will include pulling weeds, removing old and decayed adornments (plastic flowers) and assessing the rock

Borders to see if they need to be relaid.  If you have a family member in this Cemetery or are a sensitive and caring volunteer

We could use your help on July 7.  Please email Jenny at bridgerivervalley@gmail.com.

Advance Notice – Logging Trucks on Lillooet Pioneer Rd. 40 Bralorne to Gold Bridge and then out Rd. 40

Information here:  http://bit.ly/2LULKVz

JOBS 

JOB POSTINGS here: http://brvca.ca/category/job-opportunities/

Send us your jobs and we will post them and go to social media with them.  Large or small.

Great job at the mine, seasonal work at Tyax Adventures and Summer Student Jobs all posted right now – NOW!!!

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