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    In co-operation with the Seedy Saturday event (Feb 29th) the Hidden Garden Gallery movie series will show, at Knox Hall 7:30 PM THURSDAY Feb. 27th:

    SEED: The Untold Story (2016 documentary) follows passionate seed keepers protecting our 12,000 year-old food legacy. In the last century, 94% of our seed varieties have disappeared. As chemical companies control the majority of our seeds, farmers, scientists, lawyers, and indigenous seed keepers fight a David and Goliath battle to defend the future of our food. In a harrowing and heartening story, these reluctant heroes rekindle a lost connection to our most treasured resource and revive a culture connected to seeds.

    “Mark Jeffreys, daughter Sequoia, and Sequoia’s cat, Mouse (who is, indeed, a fine mouser) are seeking a place to rent in the New Denver area from May through August this summer. We’re flexible. Please drop me a line at markjeffreys@yahoo.com or ring me at (801) 910-1532. Thank you!”


    retreat with Leigh Brasington

    9am to 3pm
    June 27 mindfulness
    Jume 28 introduction to the jhanas (concentration practices).

    Leigh has taught since 1997 and his previous retreats here have been well attended. I have 2 copies of his book RIGHT CONCENTRATION if anyone wants to borrow one.

    Location TBA. Registration not required.  For information, Kay at 250 358 7991                       kaycostleywhite@yahoo.ca

    For more about Leigh, see http://leighb.com/


    FOR RENT: One BR, cozy, partially furnished cabin on Red Mountain Rd, Silverton. Nicely situated on wooded property with small mountain view. Ideal for one person/couple. Wood stove/electric heat. NS/No pets. References required. $560 (Includes WiFi/Internet) + Utilities. Avail Sept 15.
    CONTACT: Collene (250)           358-2652

    What: Focus on respect, health, fitness and lifelong learning
    When: Tues and Thurs, 4:30- 6:00 pm (adolescents- seniors)
    Where: New Denver Fitness Centre
    Approach:Non-competitive, stressing self-improvement, regardless of ability
    Trial Option:Join us for 3 introductory classes ($15 adolescents & $25 adults)

    Monthly Cost: $60 adolescents & $80 adults. Family discounts available. All welcome!
    Instructor: Sensei Neil Dunnigan, Hachidan (8th degree)

    Inquiries:Susan Dunnigan, Rokudan (6thdegree) 780-983-7458