Victoria Hospice Society (VHS) announced it is withdrawing its proposal to buy a 1.3 acre parcel of land from the Greater Victoria School District (SD 61) adjacent to Bowker Creek. The Friends of Bowker Creek Society (FOBCS) sincerely appreciates VHS’ decision and acknowledges that VHS invested significant time and resources exploring the suitability of the […]
Hi Friends, Creekside Concerts are back for a fifth summer and we are excited to host our only concert of the season on Friday, July 21st along Bowker Creek Walkway in Oak Bay. (The rain date for the event is Saturday, July 22nd.) Lekwungen welcome by TEALIYE/Brianna BearPoetry by Sharon Sunhye LeeStorytelling and song by
Monday, June 12th, 2023 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Hope Lutheran Church Hall 1924 Carrick Street Refreshments provided Presentation: ‘Friends of Bowker Creek – A Year in Review’ Nominations to the Board and Election of Directors 2023. Become a member of the Friends of Bowker Creek Society or renew your membership.
The crows have much to say. High in the cottonwoods by the creek at Oak Bay Rec Centre, the topic, probably, is finding lunch. Plenty of them, maybe 75 are working this block. Some balance on swaying twigs, facing into the breeze; some swoop in and perch; some flap off to explore. You’ll hear exclamations
Background: On March 14th, School District 61 Trustees (SD61) narrowly passed a third reading of a bylaw to sell a portion of the Lansdowne South Middle School Campus to Victoria Hospice Society (VHS) for $2.5M. It is the view of the Friends of Bowker Creek Society (FoBCS) and the Camosun Community Association (CCA) this land
Hello Bowker Streamkeepers, We have the OK from Department of Fisheries to place Chum salmon eggs in the gravel in February, 2022. FoBC Director, Gerald Harris met at the creek on July 14th with DFO and Peninsula Streams staff to work out the location and timing. Our DFO Community Advisor said that a major reason