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It’s Leisure Time on
the Powell River Peninsula
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Updated September 25, 2017
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Arts & Culture
Things to Do in Powell River and Texada Island
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Sports & Recreation
View from the ferry on the way to Saltery Bay
Recreational Hobby Groups
Community groups in Powell River and Texada Island that get together to enjoy hobbies such as ham radio, vintage cars, stone and silver work, photography, quilting and 17th century role playing.
with honky tonk sound track
Malaspina Camera Club
Facebook: Powell River Photography
Steven Grover 604.485.5333 email@example.com
Meetings: 3rd Wednesday
Westview Elementary School
Photographers (novice to advanced) share knowledge, expertise & photographic experience. Monthly field trips. New members welcome.
Meetings: 1st Thurs at 7 pm Sept to June
Cranberry Seniors Centre
The Timberlane Quilters' Guild promotes the art of quilting, fosters high standards of excellence in the practice of quilting through education and study, and provides a venue for quilters to meet and socialize. Along with work bees and other get-
Radio & Repeater Clubs
Meetings: 7 pm 2nd Wed Sept to June
Westview Flying Club, Powell River Airport
The "Powell River Amateur Radio Club is a good local resource for prospective Ham Radio Operators for assistance in obtaining their amateur radio license and establishing a ham radio base or mobile station. Club activities include supporting community events such as the Terry Fox run."
Powell River Amateur Repeater Society operates 3 repeaters in the local area: Powell River VE7PRR (147.200+ t141.3); Lund VA7LND (147.000+ t100); and Pocahontas Mountain on Texada Island VE7TIR (444.025+ t141.3).
Texada Island Needlework Guild
Phyllis Mason 604.486.6707 firstname.lastname@example.org
Meetings: 3rd Sunday, 12:00 pm
Texada Island Needlework Guild is a chapter of the Embroidery Association of Canada. They share their skills and learn new techniques in a friendly and welcoming atmosphere.
Maintaining the Trails
Texada Island Quilter’s Guild
The Powell River Cycling Association was created in 2009 by a group of like-
Vintage Car Club
Ted Belyea email@example.com
Meetings: 7 pm, 2nd Mon, Westview Flying Club
For anyone interested in old and collectable cars (anything 25 years old or more); need not be an owner. The group is involved in many community activities including raising funds for local charities.
Belinda Fogarty, President
Meetings: 2nd Wednesday; call
Hobby club for lapidary, casting and silver-
Rocks from around the world are in and around the pond.
Kitty Clemens 604 487.0691
Thursdays, 1 pm' Kelly Creek Community Church
Cost: by donation
A great time to just be together and knit/crochet and chat. A wonderful relaxing time to get to know each other. Beginners and experienced welcome; lessons available.
See PR South for more activities
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