SD#84 Consultation Meetings

THE TRUSTEES OF SCHOOL DISTRICT 84
(VANCOUVER ISLAND WEST) INVITES YOU TO ATTEND THE
UPCOMING COMMUNITY CONSULTATION MEETINGS TO DISCUSS:

  • District Review of Students, Staffing and Facilities
  • Learning Opportunities
  • Challenges
  • Questions and Feedback

THE MEETINGS ARE SCHEDULED AS FOLLOWS:

  • Esperanza and Tahsis – October 10, following the 4 pm Board meeting at Captain Meares School;
  • Kyuquot – October 16, time and place TBA;
  • Zeballos – October 17, Zeballos School, time TBA;
  • Nanaimo – October 19, Tsawalk Learning Centre, time TBA;
  • Gold River – November 13, School Board Office, following the 4 pm public Board meeting

Stopping the Violence Community Partner

Gold River Stopping the Violence Support Worker has partnered with Legal Services Society and can help you:

*Get general free legal information

*Use phone to call Legal Aid

*Tell you where to find a Legal Aid office

*Help navigate through the different LSS websites. (Family Law, Click Law, My Law BC etc)

*Connect with people who can help

This service is only for information and resources not as advise for legal matters. 

Contact info here:

250 283 7161

https://www.lss.bc.ca/legal_aid/communityPartners.php

THE BUZZ UNDER NEW OWNERSHIP!!!

THE BUZZ IS UNDER NEW OWNERSHIP!!!

Dear Business Owners, Community Service Representatives and interested Gold River Friends.

First off I would like to give my hugest thank you to the creator and mama of this fantastic community and business service Kyra Fiddler.  I am grateful and humbled that you would entrust me to carry on providing this service to Gold River.  We all know how much time, energy and love you put into it.

Of course some things will change, but in the beginning, things will continue much the same as it has for the duration of the buzz…if it isn’t broke don’t fix it!

Community Services and Non-Profits will continue to submit their events for free this includes:

  • Non-commercial and non-Governmental notices
  • Fundraisers
  • Community group events/info
  • Non-profit events/announcements
  • Lost/Found
  • Warm Fuzzies/Cold Pricklies
  • Birthdays/Congratulations etc..

Business posts will be charged as follows:

Single post

$25-Main page and one other section if applicable

This will stay on site forever or until instructed to remove.

Shared on FB page

Banner ad

Linked to business site, FB page or link of your choice

Posts are limited to 3-4 posts per week.

Ads shared on FB page

$50/mth-Sidebar (see GR Deli, Hwy 28 on site)

$75/mth-Top banner (see Century 21)

The Buzz is eight years old as of August, and was receiving an average of 2000+ unique visitors per day. I’m pleased to say that most everyone in town (Gold River, Tsaxana and Tahsis) reads The Buzz, plus there are readers/visitors from all over the Island, BC, Canada, the US and even Europe and Asia! All posts/ads on the Buzz’s will be shared on the Facebook page which currently has over 1200 followers.

I can be reached by using the contact page or by emailing info [at] goldriverbuzz[dot]com

You can send a photo or file through email address but ONLY TEXT through the contact page.

I encourage your feedback and would love to hear any ideas you may have for improvement of the site and service provided.  I’m happy to answer any questions, please feel free to ask.

Thank you and I look forward to whats next!

Dawn Dakin