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Robbie Burns Poster 2012

Upon the anniversary of the Bard’s birthday, the Kamloops Highland Games Society will be hosting the 125th Robbie Burns Night Dinner on January 28, 2012 at the Kamloops Convention Centre. Doors open at 5 p.m., dinner’s at 6 p.m. This festive Celtic evening will include music from the award winning Kamloops Pipe Band and, later in the evening, a DJ and Geoff Morris will entertain the crowd with new and old dance … [Read more...]

Sun Peaks donors reach deep


Sun Peaks’ mayor, Al Raine has always maintained that to be a great resort, we must be a great community. There are many facets to being a great community; key amongst them is a willingness to support each other through good times and bad. Last month, Raine, the municipal councillors and several local businesses demonstrated their community spirit by giving to local charities that need support, now more than … [Read more...]

Adaptive sports taking off


Skiers and boarders with disabilities are recognizing Sun Peaks as a resort destination for adaptive sports with adaptive skier visits greatly increasing each year. Adaptive Sports at Sun Peaks (ASSP) works closely with the Sports School to provide adaptive lessons for skiers with all types of disabilities from cognitive/learning difficulties to the visually impaired and individuals with impaired mobility. Volunteer … [Read more...]