FEBRUARY FEATURE!! Soma Mallard & Michael Dragland

Soma Mallard

Soma was born on Isabella Point Road in a little shack. She was home schooled through Elementary then a few years at Phoenix school before entering into GISS.
Soma was bitten by the travel bug straight out of school. Her first adventure was to Central America. She backpacked from Costa Rica to Mexico. One of the more memorable experiences for Soma was her time in Guatemala where she lived in a “home stay” and attended a 2 week Spanish intensive. “It was really amazing to be in a home, to see day to day life in another culture.” The whole trip Read the rest

RUN FOR COVER PLAYS MOBYS PUB – TONIGHT SAT FEB 5TH

Salt Spring’s putting their dancing shoes on this weekend for local cover band Run For Cover. Stephanie Rhodes, Matt Johnson, Mike Demers and Jeff Pawson rocking all your favourite tunes. 8:30pm $5.

THE YOUTH FILM-MAKING CONTEST

The SALT SPRING FILM FESTIVAL is hosting a FILM MAKING CONTEST FOR YOUTHS AGE 14 – 19

To enter …. you create a short film 2 – 4 minutes long by FEBRUARY 24, 201I
There will be 2 scholarships awarded to the THE GULF ISLAND FILM & TELEVISION SCHOOL ON GALIANO ISLAND, also known Read the rest

SWEATSHOP UNION RETURNS TO SALT SPRING

Sweatshop Union Live with special guests Pigeon Hole & White Buffalo at the Beaver Point Hall Friday February 11th. Vancouver’s Sweatshop Union is returning to Salt Spring for a special Valentine’s weekend benefit show.This show benefits Transitions Salt Read the rest

The WTF Blanket

THANK GOD ELVIS NEVER LIVED HERE

WELCOME TO FEBRUARY – POPULATION SUCKS

February is the calendorical (my new word) equivalent of being stranded on the moon with one other person and no functioning toilet; just the two of you and very little gravity. February is the only month that doesn’t have a stat holiday here in British Columbia.  You can’t really blame it because there isn’t too much to choose from to create a holiday. Oh, I know exactly what you’re thinking. You’re thinking, “What about Valentines Day you horse’s ass?” Read the rest