Halfmoon Bay: Backroad Trash Bash this Saturday

Congratulations to David Hardwick who received a bursary from Halfmoon Bay Community Association. Best wishes as you further your education. 

You are invited to join the SCRD this Saturday, Sept. 21 for the annual Backroad Trash Bash community clean-up. Meet at the Seaside Centre in Sechelt at 11 a.m. This year’s clean-up will target illegal dump sites from Halfmoon Bay to Roberts Creek. The SCRD is looking for volunteers with vehicles capable of hauling garbage (pick-up trucks) as well as volunteers to help clean the illegal dump sites. To pre-register as a volunteer, contact infrastructure@
scrd.ca or call 604-885-6806. View the SCRD’s Illegal Dumping webpage for more information about this issue. 

Pickleball starts for the fall season on Sept. 23 and runs until Dec. 4. Everyone is welcome to join in the fun, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays at the Halfmoon Bay Community School gym, Northwood Road. Sponsored by Halfmoon Bay Community Association. Racquets and balls are provided, all skill levels welcome. Cost is $4 per session. For more information, email Don Cunliffe doncunliffe@gmail.com, or Tim Dayton tim.j.dayton@gmail.com

If you are a new company or have an existing business, contact Wendy White to better understand the advantages and benefits for joining the new Halfmoon Bay Information and Business Referral program supported by the Community School in partnership with SCREDO. For details of the local Trade Show and more, contact Wendy at 604-551-8461 

Halfmoon Bay Elem-entary School and the Sechelt Library are jointly holding a Lobster Fest fundraiser to provide a playground structure that offers children with diverse abilities the opportunity to play alongside one another. Tickets ($100 each) are available at the school office. The Lobster Fest will be held at Rockwater Secret Cove Resort on Saturday, Sept. 28; doors open at 4 p.m., dinner is at 5 p.m. There will be door prizes, a 50/50 draw and a silent auction. Contact the school for more information. 

To have your say at the Bay, contact me before 5 p.m. Monday at teknight@telus.net or 604-885-5034.

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