Georgia Strait Alliance organizes, hosts, and participates in dozens of events throughout the region each year. These events are a great chance to connect with the community, letting you know more about who we are and what we do while raising awareness about the issues we care so deeply about.
Cowichan Tribes Movie Night in Duncan
Mark your calendars – and join us and members of the Cowichan Tribes – for a special no-cost screening of Keepers of the Land. This 29-minute short film takes viewers into the heart of B.C.’s Great Bear Rainforest, where the Kitasoo Xai’xais Nation is reclaiming the power they have held for millennia.
WHAT: Film screening: Keepers of the Land | * Watch the trailer.
DATE: Thursday, March 21, 2024
TIME: 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.
WHERE: Siem Lelum Dining Hall | 5574 River Road, Duncan, B.C.
Following the screening, GSA staff members will join members of Lulumexun’s S-hwuhwa’us Thi’lut Kw’atl’kwa (Thunderbird Protecting the Ocean) and the Kitasoo Xai’xais Stewardship Team for a Question & Answer session. Pizza and snacks will be provided.
Viewers will also learn about Lulumexun’s Marine Forum program, where Quw’utsun youth can earn money designing a Cowichan Youth-Led Marine Community Forum.
FROM OYSTERS TO ORCAS FUNDRAISER
Save the Date: April 17, 2024
We’re getting ready for our yearly fundraiser, From Oysters to Orcas in the evening of Wednesday, April 17, 2024. This will be the 7th year of partnering with Vancouver’s only tide-to-table oyster bar: Fanny Bay Oysters – and we’re super excited! We’re looking forward to offering an enjoyable and delectable evening that features fresh and sustainably harvested seafood, with some special guest speakers.
Join us on April 18th, 2024 for the transboundary Clean & Green Boating Happy Hour.
Learn tips and resources to protect the Salish Sea from potential boater impacts with speakers from Georgia Strait Alliance, Washington Sea Grant and The Pacific States – BC Oil Spill Task Force (POSPET). POSPET members include representatives from Alaska, British Columbia, Washington, Oregon, California.
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