Education

What’s New: Living with Diabetes Seminar February 7th in Rock Creek

2020-01-19T13:35:33+00:00 January 19th, 2020|Community, Education, Health and Wellness, News|

Living with Diabetes?  Plan on attending the West Boundary Sustainable Foods and Resources Society's presentation on Friday, February 7th from 9:30 am to 3:00 pm at the new Riverside Centre in Rock Creek. You will learn more about the disease and how to manage it. For location and more contact information, click here.

What’s New: Step-Ya Free Skills Training For Young Adults

2020-01-15T13:27:52+00:00 January 15th, 2020|Community, Education, Jobs, News|

The Skills Centre, in partnership with Community Futures Boundary will be holding Step-Ya, Skills Training Employment Programs for Young Adults (Ages 18-24) in Grand Forks. There is a Mining & Industrial Program starting in February 2020, and a Service & Tourism Program that starts June 2020. The programs are open to all Boundary Residents. For

What’s New: Skills Training For Trauma Survivors Men’s Group

2020-01-15T16:49:07+00:00 January 15th, 2020|Community, Education, Jobs, News|

Starting in January 2020, there will be a Free Men's Group Skills Training Session for Trauma Survivors in Grand Forks.  In conjunction with Community Futures, The Skills Centre is offering  Job Search Assistance, Free Certifications and Employment Experience.  This is open to all residents of the Boundary Region. For more information, click here or call

What’s New: Free Mature Workers Training

2020-01-15T16:49:40+00:00 January 15th, 2020|Community, Education, Jobs, News|

The Skills Centre is holding Free Mature Workers Training for 55+ years.  In partnership with Community Futures Boundary, these training sessions are being held at the CFB Location, 1647 Central Ave, Grand Forks, BC. Open to persons across the Boundary. For more information, click here, or call 250-442-2722

What’s New: Grand Forks and Boundary Regional Agricultural Society Planning 2020 Session

2020-01-14T11:32:19+00:00 January 14th, 2020|Community, Education, Food, Health and Wellness, News|

On January 28th at 6 pm, participate in the AG Society Planning Session for 2020.  It will be held at the Selkirk College Grand Forks Room 8.  The Facilitator is Rachael Roussin, coordinator at KBFA. We need your ideas and vision for how you see the AG Society moving forward in the future.  For more

What’s New: Board Training for Non-Profits in Rock Creek and Beaverdell

2020-01-07T08:49:05+00:00 January 7th, 2020|Community, Education, News, Public Service|

Boundary Non-Profits! Your board of directors is invited to Board Training located near you. Meals are provided. Pre-registration is required by February 7th 2020 Email blessingsboutique@hotmail.com Include names and contact info of all those attending. Each participant will receive a confirmation email with venue location and training itinerary. Beaverdell Saturday March 7th 9:30 to 5:00

What’s New: Midway Public Library Access to Membership Initiative

2019-12-11T15:32:02+00:00 December 11th, 2019|Arts, Community, Education, Entertainment|

Thanks to a generous Grant-In-Aid from the Regional District of Kootenay Boundary, the Midway Public Library membership awards you access to all programs and services. This includes WiFi, public computers, business services,  as well as traditional, audio and e-books and dvd's.  All of this is also included with membership renewals. Stop by the library and

What’s New: Grizzly Bear Safety Workshop in Westbridge

2019-10-21T19:04:48+00:00 October 21st, 2019|Community, Education, Emergency Preparedness, News|

Join in the Free West Boundary Grizzly Bear Safety Workshop on November 6th from 6:30 to 8:30 pm at the Westbridge Community Hall. What do you do when you encounter a grizzly bear? Learn more about bear behaviour, how to  avoid conflicts, and practice hands on with inert bear spray. Workshop leader Gillian Sanders has 18 years