Monthly Archives: June 2012

Send in weekend pictures – have a great Sunday!

This flower and its siblings were found this morning in one sector of Oliver. I will call it Elaine’s area for those in the know. Note above says it all – send in pictures to jackbennest@gmail.com or oliverdailynews@gmail.com Have a … Continue reading

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Fish Farm?

Link See link above for full details. Gary and Lorna Klassen of Osoyoos requesting that RDOS vary the allowable parcel coverage from 3 to 6% and this has been recommended by staff. The Klassens state they wish to use the land … Continue reading

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Further info for question asked

Who is this? Even better what is he doing driving around town on a tractor?

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Hampson’s Hornet….er wasp

This wasp was rotating something (dead insect?) using its front legs and mandibles then placed it in one of the cells; food for thought, or eggs when hatched? Photo supplied by Pat Hampson The problem with elucidating the difference between … Continue reading

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Oliver – a week of events

“Lobo Blanco” – Back Alley concert- Saturday June 30 Canada Day Breakfast – Sunday July 1 Community Hall 8:30 am “KV Brakemen” – Music in the Park – Thursday July 5 CPR Station “Trama” concert at Hester Creek – Friday … Continue reading

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A whole lot of fun

It’s yodelling. It’s swing. It’s country. It’s jazz. It’s a whole lot of fun, is what it is! The South Okanagan Concert Society is please to announce what president Jan Marcotte calls “an exciting experiment”. After a little trouble booking … Continue reading

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Arts council distributes cash awards

The Oliver Community Arts Council Board adjudicated seven applications for Contracted Service Agreements (CSAs) at its June 20th Board meeting. CSAs are fee-for-service contracts which enable a registered charity like the arts council to disburse funds to programmes, events, and … Continue reading

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Are you casting a shadow?

All artists are invited to submit a Call for Entry form to enter the 2012 Fall Art Show and Sale. Don’t delay! The deadline is Friday September 7. The theme is “Casting Shadows“, and is open to literal or figurative … Continue reading

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Think about it today

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Tables and tables of books books and more books

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