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What are you most thankful for? My family. Favourite thing to do with family during the holidays? I love it most if my family can all come home and most of them do. Favourite holiday dish to eat or...
Our Featured Artist is Eileen. Who do you enjoy sharing or making art with? I was born in 1912 and I still sing to anyone who will listen. I was a performer, I would sing at weddings, concerts and...
Our Featured Artist is Lorraine. Who do you enjoy sharing or making art with? I crochet by myself and I donate it to Holy Family Hospital Gift Shop. I make baby outfits, hats, scarves and socks. Why...
Our Featured Artist is Wera. How long have you been involved with this art process at Baptist Housing? I was very active as a younger person, with the support of my daughter I was able to start...
Our Featured Artist is Eileen. How long have you been involved with this art process at Baptist Housing? I moved to Marrion Village in November of 2016 and continue to do make Plastic Canvas not just...
It's hard not to think of harvest, painted leaves and pumpkins when the season changes to fall. Pumpkins are a favourite fall food, and they can be used in so many different ways. They lend...
What are you most thankful for? I am most thankful for the beautiful Okanagan weather. Favourite thing to do with family during the holidays? My family is "scattered" so I like to send them things in...
It's that time of year when our summer gardens are flush with delicious ripe produce.  Many Baptist Housing communities offer Residents the opportunity to garden in raised vegetable beds, and from...
On Alzheimer's day we recognize an opportunity to treasure loved ones in the face of challenging circumstances. Nearly 10 million new cases of dementia are documented yearly and many agencies...
In June 2017 the Times Colonist showcased a unique phenomenon in Sidney, BC. A baby hawk was adopted by a mother eagle and raised alongside the eaglets. Our Blashard Writers Guild, located at the...

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