Monthly Archives: June 2016

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Fisheries Notice: June 22

Seabird Island Band Fisheries Notice Species: Chinook Salmon All efforts and attempts shall be made to return all non-target species including Steelhead and Sturgeon to the water alive and unharmed. Steelhead, and Sturgeon must NOT be retained. Area: Lower Fraser Dates and Times Gear: Set Net : 6:00 PM Friday, June 24th, 2016 to 12:00 [...]

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Aboriginal Day is underway in the gymnasium!

Aboriginal Day celebration will run until 2 p.m. with a traditional salmon, berry, corn and bannock lunch. Stop in this afternoon to learn how to play slahal!

By | June 21st, 2016|Categories: Children|Comments Off on Aboriginal Day is underway in the gymnasium!

June 17-18 Fisheries Notice

Seabird Island Band Fisheries Notice June 16, 2016 Species: Chinook Salmon All efforts and attempts shall be made to return all non-target species including Steelhead and Sturgeon to the water alive and unharmed. Steelhead, and Sturgeon must NOT be retained. Area: Lower Fraser Dates and Times Gear: Set Net 6:00 PM Friday, June 17, 2016 [...]

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Mammogram screening clinic returns

Seabird Island once again welcomes the mammogram screening clinic on September 1. Medical experts recommend that women aged 40 to 79 with no signs of a breast problem (such as lumps, nipple discharge, etc.) have a screening mammogram at least every two years - because “once is not enough”. We need to compare your new mammogram with your previous exam to detect changes - [...]

By | June 16th, 2016|Categories: Health & Social Development|Tags: |Comments Off on Mammogram screening clinic returns

June 15, 2016 Seabird Island Election Code Referendum Results

The results of the Ratification Vote regarding the Seabird Island Election Code are as follows: (a)  the names of Seabird Island electors appeared on the List of Voters prepared and the number of Voters who were entitled to cast a vote was 657; (b)         134         votes were cast in the Ratification Vote by electors; [...]

By | June 16th, 2016|Categories: Announcement, Elections & nominations|Tags: |Comments Off on June 15, 2016 Seabird Island Election Code Referendum Results

Ride to Conquer Cancer fundraiser sells out in a flash

Seabird Island Band staffers, Kathy Leslie and Mike Mitchell were overjoyed with the turn out for their cookie fundraiser earlier this month. Before Kathy even finished setting up her displays she had visitors getting their change ready to purchase one of their delicious cookies, rice krispies, lemon squares, or cupcakes. Mike, who works within the Finance team at Seabird, was ecstatic with the [...]

By | June 16th, 2016|Categories: Announcement|Comments Off on Ride to Conquer Cancer fundraiser sells out in a flash

32 children begin their education journey

It’s a walk parents begin with their children and according to Seabird Island Band’s Chief Clem Seymour, our children are our greatest commodity, they are our future. It’s a step that deserves celebration. That’s why, each year, the Seabird Island Pre-School hosts a graduation ceremony for students in its three’s and four’s programs. “What we take care of today is very important. To walk [...]

By | June 15th, 2016|Categories: Announcement|Comments Off on 32 children begin their education journey

New Doctor joins Seabird Island’s Health Centre

If you’re a patient of Seabird Island’s Health Centre, you may notice a new face at the Doctor’s Office. Dr. Rob Brooks joined Seabird Island in June and will be one of the temporary replacement Doctors at the Health Centre while Dr. Robert Fox furthers his education in addictions medicine at the University of British Columbia. While Dr. Brook’s education has led him [...]

By | June 15th, 2016|Categories: Announcement, Health & Social Development|Comments Off on New Doctor joins Seabird Island’s Health Centre

Get out and vote!

The Election Code referendum will be taking place tomorrow, June 15 from 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. at the Band Office. Staff will be delivering one final notice of this important vote to each of the homes in the community. We hope to see you at the referendum!

By | June 14th, 2016|Categories: Elections & nominations|Tags: |Comments Off on Get out and vote!

Celebrating 32 little graduates

What a day! 32 students of the Pre-Schools three's and four's programs graduated. Check out some photos from the event.

By | June 9th, 2016|Categories: Children|Tags: , |Comments Off on Celebrating 32 little graduates