Category Archives: Events

Various events around the Yukon, Canada

The Digital Eye – Free on KDP Select

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  Get your Kindle version of The Digital Eye absolutely free at Amazon this weekend, Oct 5 and 6. All I ask is that you go back to Amazon after you read it and leave a review to help others decide … Continue reading

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Transformations on the Shore

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[fb_like] Tweet Photos from the 17th annual chainsaw carving competition sponsored by the Campbell River Shoreline Arts Society. The display and competion, Founded in 1996 by Max Chickite and Barb Comeau, was in the Frank James Park on the shoreline … Continue reading

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Sand Sculpture in Mall

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[fb_like] Tweet Sand sculptor Craig Mutch, founder of Sand Sculpture Canada,  works on a sand sculpture at the Woodgrove Mall in Nanaimo, B.C. July 10, 2013. He and Fred Dobbs are sculpting 17 tons of sand into a sandcastle at … Continue reading

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2013 Adäka Cultural Festival

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[fb_like] Tweet I had the opportunity to watched some of the performances at the Kwanlin Dun Cultural Centre during the 2013 Adäka Cultural Festival this year. The performers were colourful, strong and powerful to watch. The following photo gallery was created … Continue reading

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A Diminutive Dynamo

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[fb_like] Tweet She’s raised over $90,000 for charity, including $10,800 this year alone, but remains quietly reserved when asked about it. “I don’t want to come across as pompous,” said Wendy Callahan. Governor General David Johnston presented her with the … Continue reading

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Dancing Through Life 2012

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[fb_like] Tweet Just a quick note to comment on Leaping Feats’ season end performance. The beauty, grace, energy and production value of the performance of Dancing Through Life: Featers Festival last night is among the best I’ve seen in Whitehorse. … Continue reading

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An Autistic Boy’s Best Friend

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[fb_like] Tweet Six year old Brendan Nash has a devoted buddy who helps him through his day. Roscoe, a 27 month old black lab, is a specially trained Autism Assistance Dog Guide and Brendan’s constant companion. There were early signs … Continue reading

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Art Aids Struggle With Addiction

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[fb_like] Tweet When meeting emerging artist Jenna Walchuk, one wouldn’t think of her as being anyone other than the 27-year-old mother of two young boys she is today. She’s warm, inviting and quick to smile. But everyone has a story. … Continue reading

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Fireweed Community Market

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[fb_like] Tweet The Fireweed Community Market outdoor market opened today, May 17, 2012 for the Summer season. It is a welcome addition to our shopping availability. See more information at http://fireweedmarket.yukonfood.com/ Norm Norm Hamilton is a freelance writer and photographer based … Continue reading

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Peel Watershed Protest – May 2012

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[fb_like] Tweet This is an opinion piece by Norm Hamilton. This past Thursday a couple of hundred or so people gathered in front of the Yukon Legislative Building in a peaceful protest regarding the Peel Watershed. Much of the dialogue … Continue reading

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