Hornby Island Educational Society

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Fundraiser: The Auction

FUNDRAISER: The AUCTION: Coming to you on October 8, 2022, the next episode of a loved community event. HIES would love your help. Do you or yours have items to donate to this important fundraiser formerly known as the ‘Preschool Auction”?

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Zoom Presentation: Climate, Cultures and Environmental Change

Breanna Bishop presents …   Climate, Cultures and Environmental Change Sunday February 27, 2022 @ 2pm via Zoom Preregister @ hieslifelonglearning@gmail.com In her talk, Breanna will take you on her journey from Hornby Island to Nunatsiavut and share some of her…

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Zoom Presentation: Growing Fabulous Tomatoes

Arzeena Hamir presents … Growing Fabulous Tomatoes March 13, 2022 @ 2pm via Zoom Organic farmer Arzeena Hamir will talk on how best to start, transplant, grow and harvest this wonderful fruit. She and her husband run Amara Farm, a…

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HIES and Lifelong Learning Winter Program

HIES and Lifelong Learning are pleased to present the winter program schedule.

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HIES Fundraiser Tickets

Five fabulous prizes – 300 tickets will be sold. Tickets are $40 each or 3 for $100. Available from HIES board members and at Beulah Creek Nursery. Draw will be held on February 21, 2022, at noon.

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Zoom Talk “Dream a little Gene of Me” with Janessa Laskin

On November 21st, at 2pm, Janessa Laskin will discuss how her team are exploring individual people and their cancers through DNA sequencing. Check out our other Fall sessions on the LifeLong Learning page

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HIES AGM and Memberships

Learn about becoming a member of HIES and join us for the upcoming AGM.

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Talk at Hornby Hall “Vancouver Island Birds” with Mike Yip

On November 4th, at 2pm at the Hornby Hall, Mike Yip will talk about local bird life and introduce his most recently published birding guide. Check out our other Fall sessions on the LifeLong Learning page

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Zoom Talk “Universe and our Skies” with Fraser Cain

On October 17th, at 2pm, Fraser Cain will talk about what we can see above us on a clear fall night. Check out our other Fall sessions on the LifeLong Learning page

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Zoom Talk “Cedar Coast Field Station” with Simon Nessman

On October 3rd, Simon Nessman will talk about the Cedar Coast Field Station in Clayoquot Sound, BC – a remote, off-grid facility dedicated to ecological research and education. Check out our other Fall sessions on the LifeLong Learning page

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