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Volunteers picked up a variety of garbage including unwanted couches thrown over a cliff at Little Mountain. (Submitted photo)

Rotary Club, volunteers to resume cleanup of garbage from Little Mountain near Parksville

Tonnes of trash to be hauled out with help of helicopter

 

Lynne Pearson visits the PQB News/VI Daily studios. (Peter McCully photo)

PQBeat: Rotary Clubs play an important role in Parksville Qualicum Beach region

Listen: Assistant governor Lynne Pearson discusses efforts locally, globally

 

Rotary Club of Qualicum Beach Sunrise presented a $5,000 cheque to District 69 Backpack Program founder Virginia Worcester. Also in the photo, from left: Ken Walker, President, Rotary Club of Qualicum Beach Sunrise, Qualicum Beach mayor Brian Wiese and Ron Stothers, Community Services Chair, Rotary Club of Qualicum Beach Sunrise. (Submitted photo)

Rotary Club of Qualicum Beach Sunrise donates $5K to District 69 Backpack Program

‘Weekend Without Hunger’ program draws plenty of support

 

The Rotary Club of Qualicum Beach Sunrise held a bottle drive to raise funds to help the Arrowsmith Search and Rescue pay for its new operations centre that is currently being built at the Qualicum Beach Airport. From left, Charlotte Herkel, Gerry Herkel, Bob McClelland, Arlene Costigan, Bob MacKay and Ken Walker. (Michael Briones photo)
The Rotary Club of Qualicum Beach Sunrise held a bottle drive to raise funds to help the Arrowsmith Search and Rescue pay for its new operations centre that is currently being built at the Qualicum Beach Airport. From left, Charlotte Herkel, Gerry Herkel, Bob McClelland, Arlene Costigan, Bob MacKay and Ken Walker. (Michael Briones photo)
The Rotary Club of Qualicum Beach Sunrise is helping the Arrowsmith Search and Rescue with a bottle drive. (PQB News file photo)

Rotary of Qualicum Beach hosts July 17 bottle drive to aid Arrowsmith SAR

Event will feature contactless drive-through service

The Rotary Club of Qualicum Beach Sunrise is helping the Arrowsmith Search and Rescue with a bottle drive. (PQB News file photo)
Qualicum Beach Rotary Evening Club president Jeff Frankford, right, Virginia Worcester, owner of Borealis Hair Salon in Qualicum Beach, and Matt Breedlove of the Rotary Club Parksville AM, on behalf of presdent Bashir El-Khalafawi, each show the $1,300 cheques they will be donating to the St. Theresa’s Hospital in Bangalore, India. (Michael Briones photo)
Qualicum Beach Rotary Evening Club president Jeff Frankford, right, Virginia Worcester, owner of Borealis Hair Salon in Qualicum Beach, and Matt Breedlove of the Rotary Club Parksville AM, on behalf of presdent Bashir El-Khalafawi, each show the $1,300 cheques they will be donating to the St. Theresa’s Hospital in Bangalore, India. (Michael Briones photo)
Jeff Frankford, president of the Rotary Club Qualicum Beach, and John Humphrey of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 76 show the site where the Field of Crosses will be placed Nov. 6 to Nov. 12. (Photo submitted)

Field of Crosses honouring soldiers to be erected in Qualicum Beach

Display a memorial to those who made the ultimate sacrifice

Jeff Frankford, president of the Rotary Club Qualicum Beach, and John Humphrey of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 76 show the site where the Field of Crosses will be placed Nov. 6 to Nov. 12. (Photo submitted)
From left, Rotary Club president Jeff Frankford presents the Paul Harris Fellow recognition to Staff Sgt. Marc Pelletier, Const. Danielle Swanson and Cpl. Jesse Foreman. (Photo submitted)

Rotary Club of Qualicum Beach Sunrise honours Oceanside RCMP

Paul Harris Fellow recognition presented to police

From left, Rotary Club president Jeff Frankford presents the Paul Harris Fellow recognition to Staff Sgt. Marc Pelletier, Const. Danielle Swanson and Cpl. Jesse Foreman. (Photo submitted)
Former prime minister Paul Martin participates in Rotary Club of Lantzville’s Zoom meeting Thursday, June 16. (Photo submitted)

Former prime minister calls in to Lantzville Rotary club’s Zoom meeting

Paul Martin talks indigenous education with service club members

Former prime minister Paul Martin participates in Rotary Club of Lantzville’s Zoom meeting Thursday, June 16. (Photo submitted)
Cars were decorated with messages supporting local business and front line workers. (Chamber of Commerce/Facebook)

WATCH: Qualicum Beach gets ‘pop up parade’

The Rotary Club and Fire Department teamed up to bring some cheer to town

  • May 13, 2020
Cars were decorated with messages supporting local business and front line workers. (Chamber of Commerce/Facebook)
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