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August 2019

Date Event Type
Wed, Aug 21, 2019
(6:00 PM - 8:30 PM)
Summer BBQ at Locarno Beach
SKABC Members: you and your families are invited to for our annual summer BBQ at Locarno Beach. Smokies and buns will be provided -- you're...
Social
Fri, Aug 30, 2019 - Mon, Sep 2, 2019
(12:00 PM)
Labour Day Weekend Group Camp at Newcastle Island Marine Park
Join SKABC's Labour Day Weekend group kayak camping trip at Newcastle Island Marine Park. The park is a short paddle away from the Nanaimo Departure Bay ferry terminal. The island has a sandy, gentle shoreline - perfect for kayaks. There are many options for day paddles and hikes around the island so it makes for an interesting weekend.
Trip
Sat, Aug 31, 2019 - Sun, Sep 1, 2019
(8:30 AM - 4:30 PM)
Beginners Course (Last one for 2019)
The Beginner Course will give you the basic skills and knowledge to go on trips in sheltered waters or to join competently led trips in places such as Indian Arm and the Gulf Islands.
Training Course

September 2019

Date Event Type
Mon, Sep 9, 2019
(7:30 PM - 9:00 PM)
September Club Meeting: Gwaii Haanas
Steve Best will share his adventure in Gwaii Haanas National Park Reserve. Steve and his friends travelled the east side of South Moresby Island, starting...
Meeting, Public
Sat, Sep 14, 2019
(10:00 AM - 3:00 PM)
Admiralty Point (Belcarra) – Invasive Plants Pull (2A)
Please join SKABC and MVR Parks in this conservation activity. A day paddle in Indian Arm to remove invasive plants from beaches that are typically not accessed from land.
Stewardship/ Environment, Trip
Sun, Sep 15, 2019
(8:30 AM - 5:00 PM)
Alouette Lake (2D)
Please join Philip Kubik & Kapila Jayaweera on this fall day trip up Alouette Lake to the far end and return. [ booked FULL ]
Trip

October 2019

Date Event Type
Sat, Oct 5, 2019
(6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Volunteer Appreciation Dinner
Please join us for an evening of food and fun, hosted by SKABC, to honour this year’s dedicated volunteers. If you have volunteered for the...
Social
Mon, Oct 7, 2019
(7:30 PM - 9:00 PM)
October Club Meeting: Evolution as a Paddler and Photographer
Martin Ryer will reflect on his evolution as a paddler and photographer. It will also encompass elements related to his involvement with BC Marine Trails....
Meeting, Public
Sun, Oct 20, 2019
(10:00 AM - 3:00 PM)
Widgeon Creek – Follow-up Invasive Plants Removal & Replacement (1A)
Please join the Conservation Committee on this late season return to Widgeon Creek to complete this year's work to remove invasive plants and plant native species. (1A)
Stewardship/ Environment, Trip
Sat, Oct 26, 2019
(9:00 AM - 4:00 PM)
Harrison River (2B)
Float down the Harrison River from Harrison Hot Springs to Kilby Provincial Park - Beginners welcome! [ booked 26/35 ]
Trip

November 2019

Date Event Type
Sun, Nov 3, 2019
(9:00 AM - 4:00 PM)
Indian Arm, Deep Cove to Silver Falls (2C)
Pogies are suggested for this late season day trip on Indian Arm. Led by Philip Kubik. [ booked FULL ]
Trip
Mon, Nov 4, 2019
(7:30 PM - 9:00 PM)
November Club Meeting: BC's Best Kept Wilderness Secret - The Chilcotin Ark
Photographer, wilderness guide and teacher; Chris Harris will share the beauty and significance of the Chilcotin Ark, as well as the need to protect this...
Meeting, Public

March 2020

Date Event Type
Sat, Mar 14, 2020 - Sun, Mar 15, 2020
(12:00 AM)
Draft event
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