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Salt Spring Photos of the Week: Festival

    Photos & Videos    August 10, 2016

Salt Spring Island and the people of our community are very photogenic. Here are some of the best photos of the week from our Facebook and Instagram accounts taken on and around Salt Spring Island. Summer evening swim hole. #saltspring #saltspringisland A photo posted by Salt Spring (@saltspring) on Aug 10, 2016 at 7:57pm PDT […]

Salt Spring Photos of the Week: Boating Life

    Photos & Videos    August 4, 2016

Salt Spring Island and the people of our community are very photogenic. Here are some of the best photos of the week from our Facebook and Instagram accounts taken on and around Salt Spring Island. Overcast, warm breeze #saltspring A photo posted by Salt Spring (@saltspring) on Aug 3, 2016 at 3:06pm PDT Sail away. […]

Salt Spring Photos of the Week: Dear Oh Deer

    Photos & Videos    July 28, 2016

Salt Spring Island and the people of our community are very photogenic. Here are some of the best photos of the week from our Facebook and Instagram accounts taken on and around Salt Spring Island. Summer evening swim hole. #saltspring #saltspringisland A photo posted by Salt Spring (@saltspring) on Aug 10, 2016 at 7:57pm PDT […]

Video: Salt Spring Island Space Agency – On the Up and Up

    People & Places, Photos & Videos    July 20, 2016

Salt Spring’s incredible future has arrived! The Salt Spring Island Space Agency has been established. Located on the roof of Country Grocer, its inaugural rocket launch to Mars took place this month. All systems were set to go when Space Man, the rocket’s pilot, took stock of his supplies. Toilet paper was alarmingly low. It’s […]

Salt Spring Photos of the Week: Active Pass

    Photos & Videos    July 14, 2016

Salt Spring Island and the people of our community are very photogenic. Here are some of the best photos of the week from our Facebook and Instagram accounts taken on and around Salt Spring Island. Big plane little plane #saltspring @saltspringair @harbourair photo by Harlold K. A photo posted by Salt Spring (@saltspring) on Jul […]

Salt Spring Photos of the Week: Farm-to-Table

    Photos & Videos    July 7, 2016

Salt Spring Island and the people of our community are very photogenic. Here are some of the best photos of the week from our Facebook and Instagram accounts taken on and around Salt Spring Island. 17000+ of you now giving Facebook love to Salt Spring Island. #saltspring #saltspringisland – Thank you! A photo posted by […]

New Farm-To-Table Eating Adventure Opens

    Farm & Garden, Photos & Videos    July 5, 2016

Salt Spring farmers and foodies are warming up to farm-to-table dining. Within the last couple of years, several farms have hosted this kind of event, such as Stowel Lake, Foxglove, Knoth, Bullock Lake, and Golden Tree farms. In this last week, Redwing Farm joined the fun! The dining is a social experience. Settings are arranged […]

Salt Spring Photos of the Week: Sunset

    Photos & Videos    June 30, 2016

Salt Spring Island and the people of our community are very photogenic. Here are some of the best photos of the week from our Facebook and Instagram accounts taken on and around Salt Spring Island. … and the sun goes down #saltspring #sunset A photo posted by Salt Spring (@saltspring) on Jun 29, 2016 at […]

Salt Spring Photos of the Week: Double Rainbow

    Photos & Videos    June 23, 2016

Salt Spring Island and the people of our community are very photogenic. Here are some of the best photos of the week from our Facebook and Instagram accounts taken on and around Salt Spring Island. Salt Spring Elementary celebrates 75 years. Check out Salt Spring Media news letter on Thursday for more #saltspring #saltspringisland A […]

Salt Spring Photos of the Week: Peacocked

    Photos & Videos    June 16, 2016

Salt Spring Island and the people of our community are very photogenic. Here are some of the best photos of the week from our Facebook and Instagram accounts taken on and around Salt Spring Island. Country Grocer do so much to help the local community and good causes that the middle school students decide to […]

Salt Spring Photos of the Week: Water Love

    Photos & Videos    June 8, 2016

Salt Spring Island and the people of our community are very photogenic. Here are some of the best photos of the week from our Facebook and Instagram accounts taken on and around Salt Spring Island. Tesla power. #saltspring #saltspringisland A photo posted by Salt Spring (@saltspring) on Jun 7, 2016 at 1:09pm PDT Lake effect. […]

Salt Spring Photos of the Week: Sea and Sunshine

    Photos & Videos    May 11, 2016

Salt Spring Island and the people of our community are very photogenic. Here are some of the best photos of the week from our Facebook and Instagram accounts taken on and around Salt Spring Island. Docking at the island of sunshine. #saltspring #saltspringisland A photo posted by Salt Spring (@saltspring) on May 10, 2016 at […]

Salt Spring Island Photos of the Week: 16,000 Fans

    Photos & Videos    May 4, 2016

Salt Spring Island and the people of our community are very photogenic. Here are some of the best photos of the week from our Facebook and Instagram accounts taken on and around Salt Spring Island. Thank you to our 16,000+ fans on Facebook. We love Salt Spring Island. #saltspring #saltspringisland A photo posted by Salt […]

Salt Spring Island Photos of the Week: Earth

    Photos & Videos    April 27, 2016

Salt Spring Island and the people of our community are very photogenic. Here are some of the best photos of the week from our Facebook and Instagram accounts taken on and around Salt Spring Island. Earth day. #saltspring #saltspringisland A photo posted by Salt Spring (@saltspring) on Apr 22, 2016 at 1:32pm PDT Saturday Market […]

Salt Spring Island Photos of the Week: Mirror Mirror

    Photos & Videos    April 20, 2016

Salt Spring Island and the people of our community are very photogenic. Here are some of the best photos of the week from our Facebook and Instagram accounts taken on and around Salt Spring Island. Mirror, mirror, who is the fairest of them all? #saltspring #saltspringisland A photo posted by Salt Spring (@saltspring) on Apr […]

Salt Spring Island Photos of the Week: Sunny Days

    Photos & Videos    April 13, 2016

Salt Spring Island and the people of our community are very photogenic. Here are some of the best photos of the week from our Facebook and Instagram accounts taken on and around Salt Spring Island. Blossom Festival at the Japanese Garden #saltspring #saltspringisland A video posted by Salt Spring (@saltspring) on Apr 9, 2016 at […]

Salt Spring Island Photos of the Week: Sunshine

    Photos & Videos    March 30, 2016

Salt Spring Island and the people of our community are very photogenic. Here are some of the best photos of the week from our Facebook and Instagram accounts taken on and around Salt Spring Island. Vesuvius evenings #saltspring A photo posted by Salt Spring (@saltspring) on Mar 30, 2016 at 6:08pm PDT Morning sunshine. #saltspring […]

Salt Spring Island Photos of the Week: Spring

    Photos & Videos    March 23, 2016

Salt Spring Island and the people of our community are very photogenic. Here are some of the best photos of the week from our Facebook and Instagram accounts taken on and around Salt Spring Island. Islands of #saltspring from @saltspringair flight to #yvr A photo posted by Salt Spring (@saltspring) on Mar 22, 2016 at […]

Salt Spring Island Photos of the Week: Blossom

    Photos & Videos    March 9, 2016

Salt Spring Island and the people of our community are very photogenic. Here are some of the best photos of the week from our Facebook and Instagram accounts taken on and around Salt Spring Island. Blossom. #saltspringisland #saltspring A photo posted by Salt Spring (@saltspring) on Mar 9, 2016 at 2:54pm PST Departing space port […]

Salt Spring Island Photos of the Week: Sunrise

    Photos & Videos    March 2, 2016

Salt Spring Island and the people of our community are very photogenic. Here are some of the best photos of the week from our Facebook and Instagram accounts taken on and around Salt Spring Island. Sunrise. #saltspringisland #saltspring A photo posted by Salt Spring (@saltspring) on Mar 2, 2016 at 5:52pm PST Ferries and Rainbows […]

Salt Spring Island Photos of the Week

    People & Places, Photos & Videos    February 24, 2016

Salt Spring Island and the people of our community are very photogenic. Here are some of the best photos of the week from our Facebook and Instagram accounts taken on and around Salt Spring Island. Floating on the fog. #saltspringisland #saltspring A photo posted by Salt Spring (@saltspring) on Feb 23, 2016 at 8:38am PST […]

Video and Photos: 2016 First Nations Day

    News & Events, Photos & Videos    February 21, 2016

The Salt Spring community came together this afternoon for an important opportunity for cross cultural sharing and feasting. This kid and family friendly event included many elders, knowledge keepers, drummers, dancers and community members from local Salt Spring bands. Participants were treated to stories, song, dancers, a delicious salmon and bannock lunch as well as […]

Canoe Trip to Our Local ‘Hawaiian’ Island

    People & Places, Photos & Videos    October 6, 2015

This past weekend was a beautiful sunny fall day, just perfect to take some friends visiting from Portland out for a kayak and canoe. We invited out friends to join us on a trip to our own Hawaiian Island, more commonly known as Russell Island, which is just a short paddle from Salt Spring Island. […]

Video: 2015 Fall Fair Zucchini Racing

    Farm & Garden, Photos & Videos    September 20, 2015

One of the highlights on the Fall Fair. Another great year of zucchini racing on Salt Spring Island. Big crowd, big fun, great times. Thank you to all the racers, organizers Noella and Mike Fraser and Harry Warner for MC’ing the event again this year. Here’s some racing highlights from 2014. Here’s some racing highlights […]

Fernwood Elementary: Installing New Furniture in the School

    News & Events, Photos & Videos    September 1, 2015

Last week we brought you the story of the new Fernwood Elementary School, multi-age, nature based learning programs that are starting in just a couple of short weeks. There are no students at school at this time of year, except perhaps the odd visit and kids playing in the playground outdoors, but inside the school […]

Video: Large Orca Pod Playing in Active Pass

    News & Events, Photos & Videos    August 16, 2015

An excellent show of J and L pods of the southern resident orcas playing and enjoying themselves in their natural habitat in Active Pass off of Galiano Island. One of the new babies can be seen doing multiple breaches while other adults were doing synchronized mini breaching and back to back sideways swimming. The video […]

Photo Series: Man Beards of Salt Spring

    Photos & Videos    August 10, 2015

File under fun, strange and unusual. Recent island visitor Elissa Renouf came to our island to savour the Salt Spring Island experience. She enjoyed her visit and brought her camera to capture the sights and memories. One particular aspect of Elissa’s visit to the island really stood out to her and it wasn’t the usual […]

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