Monthly Archives: June 2018

Tara Hovanes, Artist

Tara Hovanes, Olivers First Lady, was born and raised here. Her gorgeous Mom Yvonne, born and raised here and her husband, Mr. Mayor as well. I’d say they were true blue Oliverites. Tara has opened her Gallery on McKinney Rd. … Continue reading

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Baaad Anna’s Yarn Tasting at Maker Place

Dianne Gibson’s Maker Place hosted Baaad Anna’s Roadtrip 2018 Wednesday night. Ladies gathered to sample many kinds of yarn, enjoy the colours and share ideas! Also a lot of munching and snacking. Maker Place was full of beautiful colours of … Continue reading

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Road trip following Rhodes in BC.

Sandra Dietz, has come all the way from Ilkey, Yorkshire, England to BC to do research on Fairview and other early mining sites. Sandra sat down with many historical buffs and gave a very informative talk Wednesday afternoon at the … Continue reading

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The Plainsrunner – Chapter 21

Sage settles in, unpacks her panniers and starts her new life.  Now all she needs to do is find work and get an education.  She also gets a taste of the city’s casual contempt. rjb https://greencomet.org/ <a href=”https://greencomet.org/?wpdmdl=4786&#8221; rel=”noopener” target=”_blank”>Download … Continue reading

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Good Morning Oliver!

Totally enjoying the “Stay Cation”! In the continuing saga of City Girl vs the Oliver Outback, Mother nature is winning! Would I expect anything different. Dianne Gibson, the Dressmaker popped by no skin on grass. One cup of tea later, … Continue reading

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The Plainsrunner – Chapters 19 & 20

Having made her deal with the Professor, Sage gets a little more education in the workings of the city, then moves into her new lodgings. rjb https://greencomet.org/ https://greencomet.org/?wpdmdl=4767

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Feeding the Bellies of Oliver!

Vagabond Kitchen Food Truck is open for lunch on Station Street, the street to be on!Graeme gives you the secret to their tasty food. Vivian, the other half of the team, is a trained chef.Last weeks menu drenched in sunlight!Happy dinners, … Continue reading

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Meet Connor, Spray Artist!

High school student Connor is an amazing young Spray Paint Artist!At this years Barrel Painting for the Art Walk, Connor took a chance, stepped up to the plate and created a great Barrel. Connor explains a bit of his process … Continue reading

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Jazz and Grannies

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