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JULY 16
Fostering animals with the Victoria Humane Society

 

https://www.victoriahumanesociety.com/

JULY 14

Oak Bay Calendar of Events

https://www.oakbay.ca/parks-recreation/events/calendar

JULY 9

Canadian Red Cross donations for BC Wildfires

https://donate.redcross.ca 

JULY 5
More info on Coastal Fire Centre campfire ban
http://bcfireinfo.for.gov.bc.ca/hprScripts/WildfireNews/DisplayBan.asp?ID=490#CampfireBans

Apps to help you beat the heat
SunZapp App: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/sunzapp/id910310629?ls=1&mt=8
Waterlogged App: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/waterlogged-daily-hydration-tracker/id352199775?mt=8

JUNE 30
Report reactions or issues with Banana Boat products
https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/drugs-health-products/medeffect-canada/adverse-reaction-reporting.html

JUNE 21
Spirit of 150 Victoria - Full schedule of events
http://spirit150victoria.ca/celebrate-canada/schedule/

The Gardens at HCP (Horticulture Centre of the Pacific)
www.hcp.ca

JUNE 15
Agropur Milk Products Recall: Lucerne, Island Farms and Natrel

Nature's Path Coconut & Cashew Butter Crunchy Granola Recall

JUNE 14
Royal Oak Burial Park’s Summer Soulstice event
www.robp.ca

JUNE 9
West Coast Reach Association
www.westcoastreach.org

JUNE 7
Provincial fire ban information
http://bcfireinfo.for.gov.bc.ca/hprScripts/WildfireNews/DisplayBan.asp?ID=490#OpenFireBans

MAY 31
Comox Valley boil water notice
http://www.comoxvalleyrd.ca

MAY 26
Where to recycle electronics in B.C.
www.recyclemyelectronics.ca

MAY 25
Walk 4 the Salish Sea route
https://www.facebook.com/events

MAY 24
Pemberton/Tall Tree Ticket Exchange
https://talltreemusicfestival.com/2017/pemby-ticket-exchange/

Bike to Work Week Greater Victoria
https://www.biketowork.ca/victoria

MAY 18
Pemberton Music Festival cancelled: Refund info
http://documentcentre.eycan.com/Pages/Main.aspx?SID=1403

BC Ferries Victoria Day holiday weekend schedule
http://www.bcferries.com/schedules/busy_times/index.html

MAY 16
Vic-Alert: City of Victoria's new emergency notification service
http://www.victoriaready.ca

APRIL 27
Medication collection facilities in the CRD
http://www.healthsteward.ca/returns/british-columbia

APRIL 26
Nanaimo FIV (feline immunodeficiency virus) map
https://batchgeo.com/map/7a4feb19613c82848321c4f9b61abe6c

APRIL 21
Intercontinental Hotels Group – Credit Card Breach
https://www.ihg.com/content/us/en/customer-care/protecting-our-guests

Earth Day: Annual Creatively United Sustainability Showcase
http://creativelyunited.org/

APRIL 19
Neighbour Day Victoria
www.neighbourdayvictoria.com

APRIL 18
Expanded flour recall
http://www.inspection.gc.ca

APRIL 12
Consumer Protection BC
https://www.consumerprotectionbc.ca/blog/item/309-salesperson-at-your-door-know-your-rights

Bike to Work Week 2017
https://www.biketowork.ca/victoria

Family Matters: Go Girls Mentoring Program
www.bigbrothersbigsisters.ca

APRIL 4
Walk-In Clinics of BC Assocation petition for more family doctors
https://www.bcwalkinclinics.org/petition-for-more-family-doctors-in-bc.html

APRIL 3
EpiPen recall
http://www.pfizer.ca/node/7651

MARCH 29
Rock The Shores ticket refund info
www.rocktheshores.com

Canadian Coast Guard job postings
http://www.ccg-gcc.gc.ca/College-and-Careers

MARCH 24
Family Matters: Spring break ideas for families
www.downtownvictoria.ca

Guacamole recall
http://www.inspection.gc.ca

MARCH 23
B.C. camping reservations
www.env.gov.bc.ca/bcparks/reserve/group

MARCH 21
B.C. surgery wait times
https://swt.hlth.gov.bc.ca/faces/Wooden.xhtml

MARCH 10
Wee Nourish and Caitlin Boudreau
www.weenourish.ca

Nutrition Month 2017
https://www.dietitians.ca/

Island Health Nutrition Services and Programs
http://www.viha.ca/nutrition/

MARCH 9
Google Impact Challenge Canada
https://impactchallenge.withgoogle.com/canada2017

MARCH 7
BC Ferries' Salish Eagle tracker
www.vesselfinder.com

MARCH 1
InspireHealth Rain Walk
https://sna.etapestry.com/fundraiser/InspireHealth/rainwalk-victoria/

FEBRUARY 28
Victoria Beer Week
www.victoriabeerweek.com

FEBRUARY 23
Be a Tourist in Your Own Hometown
https://attractionsvictoria.com

FEBRUARY 16
Stroller recall
healthycanadians.gc.ca

FEBRUARY 10
BC Recreation and Parks Association
Family Day Events list
http://bcrpa.bc.ca/familyday

Chatterblock
www.chatterblock.com

FEBRUARY 1
Pop-Up @ the Square competition
Victoria.ca/popupsquare

JANUARY 31
Wounded Warrior Run BC
http://www.woundedwarriorrunbc.com/

JANUARY 25
DriveWise SafeStart Program for Parents
https://drivewisebc.com/safestart-for-parents-free-driver-coaching-sessions/

JANUARY 20
Comox Valley water boil notice
www.comoxvalleyrd.ca/boil

JANUARY 19
Parent Information Night on overdose prevention
https://vichigh.sd61.bc.ca/wp-content/uploads/sites/26/2017/01/Parent-info-nite-poster.pdf

JANUARY 16
Transport Canada tire recalls
Toyo Open Country H/T tires and Nitto Dura Grappler Highway Terrain tires

Health Canada warning on Security Fireplace products
http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2017/61760a-eng.php

JANUARY 11
Trans Mountain Expansion Project summary assessment report

JANUARY 10
BC Hydro winter payment plan
https://www.bchydro.com

JANUARY 3
GoFundMe campaign for Malahat fire chief Rob Patterson
https://www.gofundme.com/pattersons-a-fire-fighting-family

DECEMBER 30
Canada 150 celebration on NYE
http://www.spirit150victoria.ca

DECEMBER 8
Earthquake preparedness
http://www2.gov.bc.ca/

Victoria International Airport
http://www.victoriaairport.com/

DECEMBER 2
Contact to buy gingerbread houses seen in Foodie Friday
baris@sd61.bc.ca

Supervised Consumption Services
http://www.viha.ca/

DECEMBER 1
Wildlife Photographer of the Year
http://www.nhm.ac.uk/

NOVEMBER 30
The Gift of Good Food
https://thegoodfoodbox.ca/donate

NOVEMBER 24
Adopt an animal from BC SPCA Victoria branch
http://www.spca.bc.ca/branches/victoria/adoption/

NOVEMBER 22
BC Ferries' Salish Orca vessel tracker
https://www.vesselfinder.com/

NOVEMBER 18
The Victoria Shoebox Project
http://www.shoeboxproject.com/

Victoria's parks and open spaces
http://www.victoria.ca/

GoFundMe campaign for victims of Blanshard Court fire
https://www.gofundme.com/blanshard-court-fire-victim-fund/

NOVEMBER 17
Flooding Disaster Financial Assistance application
http://www.gov.bc.ca/disasterfinancialassistance

NOVEMBER 16
Salvation Army Kettle Campaign
http://www.salvationarmy.ca

NOVEMBER 15
Safe Consumption Sites
http://www.viha.ca

OCTOBER 26
Re-Buy-Cycle Shop
http://www.rebuycycleshop.com/

OCTOBER 17
IGA Meat Recall
http://www.marketplaceiga.com/media/Port%20McNeill%20recall%20notice.pdf

OCTOBER 14
2016 Victoria Leaf Pick-Up Program
http://www.victoria.ca/EN/main/departments/parks-rec-culture/parks/leaf-collection.html

OCTOBER 12
Amazing Race Canada Season 5 Casting
http://theamazingracecanada.ctv.ca/Casting/CASTING

OCTOBER 11
Stormwater utility bill
www.victoria.ca/stormwater