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Peachland Recovery Task Force

Peachland Recovery Task Force

                              Food? Prizes? Sounds like a winning combination! From Feb 15 to March 31, the Peachland Recovery Task Force wants Peachland to 'Pig out for Prizes.' For every $10 you spend at a participating restaurant during the week - and for every $20 you spend between Friday to Sunday, you get an entry into a draw on April 1. All you need to do is write...

Peachland Street Names

Peachland Street Names

If you’re a Peachlander, whose street are you on? Most of our 129 or so streets are named after someone significant to our town’s history. There’s a small committee of people here who work with the District, and one by one, they’ve determined the history behind each name. Don Wigfield is the author of The Roads of Peachland: The Historical Origin of Their Names. He very kindly lent me a copy of this book (while he works on a second edition!),...

Peachland Watershed Protection Alliance

Peachland Watershed Protection Alliance

Here’s what’s new from the Peachland Watershed Protection Alliance: The PWPA announced one of its own has been appointed to the District of Peachland's Healthy Watersheds Committee (HWC). Here's a press release from PWPA communications chair Alex Morrison: "Taryn brings deep subject matter knowledge to the HWC. Her connections to the grassroots watershed protection community in BC, coupled with experience working with logging licensees,...

Peachland Museum

Peachland Museum

What’s new at the museum? Some good news! The Peachland Museum was successful in getting a grant that will go a long way towards making some fixes to our town's 100+ year old home of local history. The District just announced (Feb 23) that they're getting $600,000 from the CERIP Unique Heritage Infrastructure Grant. "The grant was not for the entire amount that we applied for ($950,000), but we are currently completing a pre-renovation study...

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Peachland Fall Fair

Peachland Fall Fair

The best part of Peachland’s Fall Fair is seeing all the projects people have been up to. So, organizers are hoping...

50+ Activity Centre

50+ Activity Centre

The 50+ Centre has re-opened with limited classes. Advance registration will be required (no drop-ins). Right now,...

BEEPS

BEEPS

Here's the latest from BEEPS - Peachland's Bat Education and Ecological Protection Society! Tim Stubbert (owner of...