Meetings and bake sale coming up

Gisele Poliseno’s regular correspondence for the Watch Lake/North Green Lake area

The Watch Lake/North Green Lake Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary’s (WLNGLVFDA) annual general meeting is scheduled for Saturday, March 17 at the Shorty Horn Memorial Fire Hall (Hall #1) at 10 a.m. Agenda items will include president, secretary, treasurer reports, elections and this year’s events. The ladies are getting together for a social gathering at 9:30 a.m. if you are interested in attending prior to the meeting. For more information, please contact the writer. The auxiliary is always looking for new members.


A friendly reminder that the annual general meeting for the Watch Lake Green Lake Association (WLGLA) is scheduled for Wednesday, March 14 at the Watch Lake Community Hall (WLCH). Social at 7 p.m. and the meeting commences at 7:30 p.m. New members are always welcome. If you need more information, please contact Joni Guenther at 250-456-7330 or Guy Poliseno at 250-395-9082.

WLDWI Bake Sale

The Watch Lake & District Women’s Institute (WLDWI) are planning to have their Easter Bake Sale on Thursday, March 29 at the Cariboo Mall from 10 a.m. until the goodies are sold out. If you want more information, please contact Ruth Kachur at 250-395-1163 or email Their meetings are on the third Wednesday of every month, except July and August, at the Watch Lake Community Hall (WLCH) at 11:30 a.m. They also contribute to the gymkhana’s in July and August, so come out and see what they are all about. The next meeting is on March 21.

Special Wishes

Bubbly birthday wishes to George Tyler for March 9, Lawrence Eagle for March 18 and Karin Forbes for March 21. Hope you all have a wonderful day.


WLNGLVFD meets every other Tuesday from 6 p.m to 8 p.m. The next couple of practices will be on March 6 and 20. New volunteers are always welcome. If you can find the time, come and join. If you are interested and would like more information on the department’s training, etc, please contact: Fire Chief Andy Palaniak 778-686-8783, Deputy Chief Mark Bulman 250-456-2151 or Communication Officer Ron Thurston 250-456-7369.

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