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CAOB New Years Message from Tom Croft, your President

2013 was an exciting year for the Community Association of Oak Bay!

Some highlights include:
• April AGM with presentation by Kelly Gesner, contract planner, on “What is an Official Community Plan Anyway?”
• Unveiling of the Oak Bay Tourism/CAOB InfoBike trailer at Oak Bay Tea Party Parade.
• $1000 Community Access Grant received from the Municipality
• Bowker […]

By |January 4th, 2014|Community Vibrancy, Membership|Comments Off on CAOB New Years Message from Tom Croft, your President

Merry Christmas

HOLIDAY EATING TIPS

 

1.
Avoid carrot sticks.

Anyone who puts carrots on a holiday buffet table knows nothing of the holiday spirit.  In fact, if you see carrots, leave immediately.

Go next door, where they’re serving rum balls.

 

2.
Drink as much eggnog as you can. And quickly.

It’s rare… You cannot find it any other time of year but now.

So drink up!  Who […]

By |December 21st, 2013|Community Vibrancy, Environment, Membership, Social Safety, Special Events|Comments Off on Merry Christmas

Preliminary OCP Survey Results

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Click on the link to see the results:

https://www.oakbay.ca/sites/default/files/Survey%20-%20OCP.pdf

By |December 17th, 2013|Community Planning, Community Vibrancy|Comments Off on Preliminary OCP Survey Results

Official Community Plan Renewal Project – Presentation from Catherine Barris

Mark your calendars for Monday December 16th night!

http://www.oakbay.ca/sites/default/files/municipal-hall/agendas/Council%20Agenda%20-%20Dec%2016%2013.pdf

By |December 14th, 2013|Community Planning, Community Vibrancy, Special Events|Comments Off on Official Community Plan Renewal Project – Presentation from Catherine Barris

Festive Evenings in Oak Bay Village

 

 

 

 

 

 

By |December 4th, 2013|Community Vibrancy, Special Events|Comments Off on Festive Evenings in Oak Bay Village

Newcombe Singers Presents

 

By |November 24th, 2013|Community Vibrancy, Special Events|Comments Off on Newcombe Singers Presents

UVic Campus Covered Bike Centre Opens

The Campus Bike Centre officially opened today. The bike centre provides covered bike parking for 234 bikes with a combination of racks and rentable bike lockers, plus equipment lockers, benches and a renovated space for the SPOKES bicycle program.. Contact action@uvic.ca for more info.

By |November 19th, 2013|Community Planning, Community Vibrancy, Social Safety, Special Events|Comments Off on UVic Campus Covered Bike Centre Opens

Celebrating 150 Years of Oak Bay Architecture

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Join Heritage Committee this Wednesday for an interesting talk on Oak Bay Architecture.

By |November 18th, 2013|Community Vibrancy, Special Events|Comments Off on Celebrating 150 Years of Oak Bay Architecture

Support Friends of Trial Island Lighthouse

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We have the opportunity to protect Trial Island Lighthouse, deadline Spring 2014! please show your support by adding a comment, like, or posting a story.

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The Oak Bay Heritage Foundation is collecting information to support the nomination of the Trial Island Lighthouse for federal designation under the Heritage Lighthouse Protection Act.
An important part of the […]

By |November 16th, 2013|Community Planning, Community Vibrancy, Environment|1 Comment

Hear Comes the Bike Train November 29th

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

FAMILY COMMUNITY EVENT

4th Annual Canada Sports Day – 

CBC National Wear a Jersey Day

Family Bike Train

Friday, November 29th

8:15a.m. leave Allenby Park (Allenby & Dean) to Willows School

8:15a.m. leave Monterey School to Willows

Wear your favourite Sports Team Jersey!

By |November 13th, 2013|Community Vibrancy, Social Safety|Comments Off on Hear Comes the Bike Train November 29th