Vernon and North Okanagan
A river of fun
Sep 29, 2013 / 9:09 am
Held annually on the last Sunday in September, Rivers Day is celebrated by thousands of British Columbians in communities throughout the province. This annual celebration focuses on the values of all water from lakes, ponds and wetlands, to creeks, streams, and everything in between.
Allan Brooks Nature Centre and the Regional District of the North Okanagan invite the public to celebrate BC Rivers Day at Polson Park this Sunday September 29 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The community celebration at Polson Park on Sunday runs from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. with guest M.C. Mayor Sawatzky. There will be activities and games for kids, cake and information about waterways. Music will be performed at the bandshell by the group 3hree of a Kind.
Join the Enderby and District Chamber of Commerce and Regional District of the North Okanagan in the celebration and healing of the Shuswap River
When: Sunday, September 29
Where: Belvidere Park, Enderby
10 a.m. : Opening Ceremonies
10:30 a.m. : Shuswap River clean-up
11-1 p.m.: Informational Displays & Environmental Talks
Noon : Lunch provide for clean-up volunteers
1 p.m. : Music by the River (Enderby Arts Council)
7 p.m.: Floating Lantern Celebration (Runaway Moon Theatre)
Send us your photos from the floating lantern celebration to [email protected]
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