Hike for Hospice 2017 A Great Success

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On May 7th not only did the sun come out but the community of Powell River did as well to show their support for the Powell River Hospice Society. The day was a success not only in terms of money raised but in bringing together a diverse group of Powell Riverites for a common caused that had touched  all their lives.

2017 Hike for Hospice

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CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD YOUR PLEDGE FORM or pick one up in person at the Powell River Recreation Complex.

Bring your family,  friends or work mates for a walk of support for Powell River Hospice May 7th 2017 at Willingdon Beach Park 12:30-4.

12:30-2:00 Registration
BBQ provided by Powell River Lions Club by donation
Face painting
Music in the band shell

2:00-2:15 Warm Up
Zumba by Silvana

2:15 The Hike
Walk down Willington Creek Trail
Music in band shell

3:45 Closing words

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All the Beautiful People on the May 1 Hike for Hospice Palliative Care!

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There was a lot of great spirit at our second annual hike to raise awareness about hospice palliative care, and to raise funds for the Powell River Hospice Society. The weather was perfect, the music was inspiring and the people were awesome! Enjoy these few photos!

President’s Annual Report 2015

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Powell River Hospice Society’s AGM

President’s Report

The Powell River Hospice Society was incorporated on July 16th, 2014. This is our first AGM. As required, it is within 15 months since incorporation and all members received written notification > 14 days prior to this meeting.

A lot has happened in our first year. On September 9th, 2014, a start-up board was chosen, and Joanne Murray, who was instrumental in getting interested people together and forming the Society, resigned.

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Join us for 2 Day of The Dead events at Base Camp

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Please join us for 2 Day of The Dead events at Base Camp on Marine Avenue. The October 30, 2015 event will be presentations by Susan Horsfall and Claudia Medina on death in European and non-European cultures, past, present and future. The November 1, 2015 event will be the Day of The Dead Festival. Please bring a small offering of the favourite food of your deceased loved one(s) or a photo. Check out the Facebook page for more details.