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Event Date: 
Sunday, June 30, 2019
Time: 
12:00pm - 5:00pm

Giant Bicycles Off-Road Demo.

Event Date: 
Saturday, June 29, 2019
Time: 
1:00pm - 11:00pm

Have you always wanted to pop into the legion but never have?

Well June 29th is the day to change that!

As part of the nationwide Legion Week, the Fernie Legion are hosting an event for the whole community to get involved in! A day for the whole family with:

*Super Meat Draw with extra special prizes
*A super 50-50, starting with a guaranteed $50 win
*BBQ burgers and smokies by donation
*A raffle with the chance to win $100, next year's membership, and other prizes
*Children's area upstairs with fun activities
*Live music TBC

Event Date: 
Wednesday, June 19, 2019
Time: 
9:00am - 2:00pm

Destination BC and Kootenay Rockies Tourism are pleased to present the Grow with Google program. The Grow with Google program goal is for small businesses to grow and succeed online by providing training and support materials.

Through a series of FREE workshops, you can learn about the resources and tools available through Google that can help your business thrive, including Google Analytics, Google My Business, and Google ads.

Join for the three sessions including:

The Fernie Chamber of Commerce is hosting a community information session called Staffing for Businesses at the Fernie Curling Club. This free event is designed to help with the staffing issues faced by many of our local businesses and to facilitate open discussions on solving this issue.

Event Date: 
Tuesday, June 4, 2019

On Tuesday June 4th from 9:00am to 10:30 am The Fernie Chamber of Commerce is hosting a community information session called Staffing for Businesses at the Fernie Curling Club. This free event is designed to help with the staffing issues faced by many of our local businesses and to facilitate open discussions on solving this issue.

Staffing for businesses is a challenge in the Fernie area due to the seasonal nature of the tourism economy, lack of certain skilled workers, and a small labor market with growing demand. All parties interested are welcome to attend.

Peak Design House is Fernie's latest modern interior design company focusing on quality, full-scale transformations and the Ramp Up intiative helps to create a downtown with no limitations.

Big Bang goes disposable cup-free, the Kootenay Baby and Toddler Expo, Save On Foods joins the Fernie Food Share program, meet the new owners of the Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory and more.

Cat Chartrand, certified pastry chef is currently offering her services to the Elk Valley community and New Roots Hair Co. opens its doors.

Born to Adventure
borntoadventure.com

Mini Adventures. Mighty Adventures. They all deserve to be remembered!

Born to Adventure is a business inspired by the idea that beautiful memories need more than a smartphone selfie, or an out of focus shot snapped by your six-year-old, your husband or a well-meaning stranger! We all want creative and spontaneous photos without getting caught up trying to get the perfect image.

Some of you may have noticed that your employer is with-holding more Canada Pension Plan (CPP) in 2019 than they did in 2018. This increase is the first of several steps to increase the CPP benefits receivable in the future.