Watch Lake North Green Lake news

Watch Lake, North Green Lake readers asked for gardening tips

Spring has sprung and it’s time to roll up our sleeves and start turning the soil in our gardens.

If anybody has special tips on gardening, the writer would like to hear about it. Contact or text or phone at 250-395-0221.


The Watch Lake-Green Lake Community Association meets on the third Monday of each month.

The next meeting is on April 15, starting at 7 p.m. and everybody is welcome to join.

The running of the balls fundraiser is on May 19 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Set up will be at 10 a.m. for those who would like to help. Contact the writer for more information.

W.I. news

The Watch Lake & District Women’s Institute (WLDWI) will be hosting the Women’s Institute District Convention at the Watch Lake Community Hall on May 11.

For more information, contact Helen Eagle at 250-456-2413 or Lynda Krupp at 250-456-7730.

Next meeting for the WLDWI is on April 17 at 11 a.m. Come out and meet some fun people, and bring a lunch.


Firefighting news

The Watch Lake/North Green Lake Volunteer Fire Department (WLNGLVFD) is having a garage and bake sale fundraiser at Sonny Johnson Memorial Fire Hall on May 18.

Contact acting fire chief Andy Palaniak at 250-456-7460 for more information.

WLNGLVFD meets every Tuesday at 7 p.m. Everyone is welcome.


News needed

If you have something happening in your organization, have someone you would like to commend, would like to honour on a birthday or anniversary, or if you have a special visitor, please call or text the writer at 250-395-0221 or e-mail