Hornby Island Educational Society

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Job Opening: HIES Administrative Coordinator

HIES is looking for an Administrative Coordinator to support the Society in fulfilling its obligations and responsibilities. HIES has been serving Hornby Island for four decades and this is an exciting opportunity to contribute to this dynamic and vital community organization. The position is for 12 hours per week with some hours being worked in the office. Compensation will be based on experience and qualifications ranging from $25 to $30 per hour. The position start date is February 1, 2023.

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Upcoming 2022 AGM

The HIES AGM will be held November 23rd at 4:00 PM via Zoom. A link will be provided at a later date.

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The 2022 Auction

Join us for food, fun, and frolic on Saturday October 8th for the newest episode of The HIES Auction!

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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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