Media briefing with Dr. Peter S. Ross, Shipyards, North Vancouver

Media briefing with Dr. Peter S. Ross, Shipyards, North Vancouver

Raincoast EcoJuly 29, 20211 min read

Join us today at for a media briefing at 1:00pm. Thursday July 29 th, at 1:00 pm Pacific St. Roch…

Dr. Peter S. Ross to lead a new water contaminants program

Dr. Peter S. Ross to lead a new water contaminants program

Killer whales in the waters of BC are the most contaminated marine mammals in the world. This was demonstrated twenty…

Internationally-recognized pollution expert to join Raincoast’s conservation team

Internationally-recognized pollution expert to join Raincoast’s conservation team

Vancouver, BC – Raincoast Conservation Foundation’s commitment to conservation science in coastal British Columbia takes a big step forward today,…

Internationally-recognized pollution expert to join Raincoast’s conservation team

Internationally-recognized pollution expert to join Raincoast’s conservation team

Vancouver, BC – Raincoast Conservation Foundation’s commitment to conservation science in coastal British Columbia takes a big step forward today,…

Oval shallow pottery vase (20N)

Oval shallow pottery vase (20N)

SlipsioJuly 9, 20211 min read

This shallow vase is wheel thrown and then altered to form the oval shape. Textural elements were carved and pressed into the form and then coloured slip, underglazes, along with matt and glossy glazes were painted and poured onto the…

XTERRA Victoria 2021 Pro Race

XTERRA Victoria 2021 Pro Race

Human Powered RacingJuly 8, 20211 min read

XTERRA VIctoria has been a stop on the XTERRA Pan Am Tour for the past several years and has offered cash prizes to the top 5 pro athletes in each gender as part of the tour. This year XTERRA has…

For tick research, community involvement is key

For tick research, community involvement is key

Looking at LymeJuly 8, 20211 min read

Most of us cringe at the thought of receiving ticks in the mail, but not Dr. Vett Lloyd. This is part of her morning routine at her lab in Sackville, New Brunswick. Vett, and her dynamic research team, is currently…

Temporary changes to phone line hours

Temporary changes to phone line hours

Island Sexual HealthJuly 7, 20211 min read

Due to a current staff shortage, we are only able to accept phone calls between 9-12 and 1-4 Monday through Friday. We are unable to answer phones on Saturdays for the time being. We will update our clients as soon…

Graduation 2021

Graduation 2021

Respect For WomenJuly 6, 20211 min read

It’s not just high school and university students who graduate. The women from our When Love Hurts support groups do too. In June we held our annual Spring Social and Graduation ceremony. Thirty women came together for a double celebration;…

We’re hiring! Medical office assistant positions available.

We’re hiring! Medical office assistant positions available.

Island Sexual HealthJuly 6, 20211 min read

Are you passionate about health care and community? Do you thrive working with an interdisciplinary team in a fast paced environment? We’re looking for 1 full time and 1 part time Medical Office Assistants to join our passionate, dedicate and…

West Shore Youth Triathlon Photos, 2021

West Shore Youth Triathlon Photos, 2021

West Shore YouthJuly 4, 20211 min read

If you have photos that you want to share with us, please upload them to this folder. Thank you! Great race everyone, and congratulations. Great day! Wow, it took a lot to make this race happen, with extra safety protocols,…

2021 West Shore Youth Triathlon race results

2021 West Shore Youth Triathlon race results

West Shore YouthJuly 4, 20211 min read

Thank you everyone who came out today to make our race a success! West Shore Youth Triathlon Race Results (PDF) Great day! Wow, it took a lot to make this race happen, with extra safety protocols, and racers feeling a…

I am teaching at the World Quilt Show Online – August 11-14

I am teaching at the World Quilt Show Online – August 11-14

Ana BuzzalinoJuly 4, 20211 min read

Good morning from a gray and cloudy day in Calgary. We have managed to survive the heat wave as best as we could and now we are looking at a week of cloudy days and rain. Oh well … that’s…

Tall pottery vase (21R)

Tall pottery vase (21R)

SlipsioJuly 3, 20211 min read

This tall vase combines wheel thrown and hand built forms which were then altered to create the unique organic shape. Textural elements were carved and pressed into the form and then coloured slip, underglazes, along with matt and glossy glazes…