Assistance with May Fiesta Event Needed!

On Saturday May 27th Project Watershed is holding a Keeping It Living Jumble Sale Fiesta at Simms Millennial Park and we need your help. This event will be to raise funds and awareness about the K’ómoks Estuary and what we and others are doing to protect and restore it. We are planning for kids activities, […]

Thank You Kiyoshi Kosky

Project Watershed would like to thank Kiyoshi Kosky for the $385 donation raised through his fundraising event on January 4th. The event was held at the White Whale and “was a funtastic success” reported Bill Heidrick and Dan Bowen who went representing Project Watershed. They went on to say that “The food was delicious, the […]

Keep It Living with Chocolate

Environmental stewardship has never been sweeter as Project Watershed has teamed up with Hot Chocolates to produce Keeping It Living Bars. Keeping It Living bars come in dark and milk chocolate. The wrapper features Bev Byerley‘s View from the Courtenay Airpark #34. The chocolates go for $5 and raise funds for protecting and restoring the […]

Project Watershed Beneficiary at Kiyoshi Kosky Fundraising Event

Kiyoshi Kosky, one of the four candidates in the running for the BCNDP nomination in the new Courtenay-Comox riding, will be holding a fundraising evening on January 5 at the White Whale restaurant.

There will be live original music for your enjoyment, courtesy of saxophonist David Blinzinger and Sachika – a singer/songwriter with a passionate and richly diverse range of musical styles including Hip-Hop, Soul, R&B, Rock/Pop and New Country.

There is no cover charge, but there will be many opportunities to donate, including a silent auction with (very gift-able!) items from local artists and businesses. All proceeds from the evening will go towards RAVEN Trust, Comox Valley Project Watershed society, and Tide Change Comox Valley. Read more

Thanks Brian Buckrell and CIBC Wood Gundy!

Project Watershed would like to thank local artist Brian Buckrell, Susan Carson of CIBC Wood Gundy and Phil Whyte of Whyte’s Framing for making our holiday season that much merrier. Susan Carson and her team at Wood Gundy held an appreciation event at Whytes Framing in November. Brian Buckrell’s art was showcased at the event […]

K’ómoks First Nations Salmon BBQ

An evening of wine and salmon to celebrate our estuary, its rich history and abundance at 40KNOTS Winery. Cory Frank is preparing a First Nation Salmon BBQ, the Kumugwe Dancers will perform traditional dances and 40KNOTS is offering wine tastings and tours. There will be door prizes, a 50/50 with a twist, smoked salmon for […]

Groundbreaking Archeology Celebrated!

Nancy Greene and David McGee, local archeologists and Comox Valley residents, are going to be speaking at the upcoming K’ómoks Estuary Seafood Dinner. Their groundbreaking research The Comox Harbour Fish Trap Complex: A Large-Scale, Technologically Sophisticated Intertidal Fishery from British Columbia was recently published in the December 2016 Issue of Canadian Journal of Archaeology. Greene and McGee’s research indicates that a massive fishery was carried out by the First Nations for over 1000 years in the K’ómoks Estuary! “This is awe inspiring research that we are proud to support” commented Project Watershed Chair Paul Horgen.

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K’ómoks Estuary Seafood Dinner 2016

Date: June 15th Time: 5:00pm – 9pm Location: Locals Restaurant Cost:  $100* – get $10 off membership to Project Watershed if you purchase with your ticket! *Charitable tax receipts available for 40% of the ticket Please email if you have any special dietary requirements (gluten free etc…) Description: A traditional welcome by the K’ómoks […]

St. Patrick’s Day Celebration & Fundraiser

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

Let’s celebrate together with a traditional Irish meal,  Irish music and local 40 Knots wine and Gladstone beer.

The evening will get under way with Celtic music provided by Mary Lynn DesRoches (accordion) and Lisa Doig (fiddler) of Spootiskerry. They will be playing the music of O’Carolan the toe tapping jigs and reels of Ireland in the tradition of a lively Irish gathering.

To rosey our cheeks 40 KNOTS Winery will be providing a sampling of their 2015 new releases. All 40 Knots wines and Gladstone beer will be available. Read more