Kamloops' Resource Directory – Only 30 More Days

 May 24, 2006 /  Darryl Schmidt /  News /  No Comments

Several years later, after my near-full recovery, I began volunteering to help others in similar circumstances. Specifically, I spent several years helping people with and without disabilities to connect with resources for emotional, physical, and financial recovery.     One local woman, “Monique” came to me for help with costs for her     medication to fight the effects of Multiple Sclerosis. As the MS     interfered with Monique’s ability to work st …

X FEAST: A Medieval Night

 May 22, 2006 /  Darryl Schmidt /  News /  No Comments

X Feast: A Medieval Night will happen at the Pavilion Theatre, 1025 Lorne Street, on June 17, 2006, doors open at 6:30pm.  Tickets are $35, and include your feast, medieval dance lessons and more fun than you can handle.  Get your tickets at Kamloops Live! Box Office, 1025 Lorne Street, or by calling 374-LIVE. Proceeds from X Feast: A Medieval Night will go toward X Fest 2006 – our summer festival featuring Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing and Timothy Findley’s Elizabeth Rex, which …

Public Warned To Beware of Bears On The Move

 May 18, 2006 /  Darryl Schmidt /  News /  No Comments

Garbage and Compost:     * Keep garbage in the house, garage or shed until pick-up day.     * Don’t add meat products or cooked food to compost, turn it regularly and keep it covered. Fruit Trees:     * Pick ripe fruit daily.     * Remove unused trees. Bird Food:     * Use bird feeders only in winter.     * Keep ground free of seeds. Barbecues:     * Clean the grill after each use.   …

Custom" cars now eligible for collector status

 May 18, 2006 /  Darryl Schmidt /  News /  No Comments

Another change will allow collector car hobbyists to install era-appropriate parts and accessories to reflect past automotive trends. Owners will be able to personalize their collector vehicles, while highlighting the historical significance of those changing times. The collector motor vehicle program was first introduced in 1990 to provide unique licence plates for collector vehicles, and lower collector car insurance premiums for hobbyists who have other licensed, non-collector vehicles that t …

Emergency Preparedness Week Focuses On BC Families

 May 9, 2006 /  Darryl Schmidt /  News /  No Comments

Since the first Emergency Preparedness Week in 1996, provinces and municipalities across Canada have worked to promote activities that increase the capacity of individuals and families, businesses, schools, governments and industry to resist the effects of a major disaster. “Preparing for an emergency is something the whole family can do, by making up survival kits and drafting a family emergency plan that includes planning where to meet and who to contact in the event of an emergency,” said Ric …

WHL to Conduct Evaluation Camp in Anaheim, California

 May 9, 2006 /  Darryl Schmidt /  News /  No Comments

The WHL U.S. Prospects Camp will open Friday, May 12th and conclude May 14th at Anaheim Ice. The event will mark the first time the WHL has held a player evaluation camp in California. During the 2005-06 season, 16 California born players played in the WHL. The WHL Camp will be held at the Anaheim Ice facilities due to support received from Brian Burke, Executive Vice President and General Manager of the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim and co-owner of the WHL Expansion franchise Chilliwack Bruins, who w …

Gallery has Gone to the Birds

 May 9, 2006 /  Darryl Schmidt /  News /  No Comments

The Kamloops Art Gallery wants to spruce up its Atrium!

 May 7, 2006 /  Darryl Schmidt /  News /  No Comments

Submission criteria and entry forms can be picked up at the Kamloops Art Gallery. For more information please contact the Gallery at (250) 377-2400. All necessary information can also be obtained from the Galley’s website by Monday, May 8 at www.kag.bc.caFinished submissions must be delivered to the Gallery or postmarked no later than 5:00 pm, Friday, June 16, 2006.Please direct all media inquiries to James Gordon, Marketing & Communications Coordinator, Kamloops Art Gallery, (250) 377-2403, …

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