The Rotarian Donut

Rotarian Donut A Rotarian wanting to raise money for a good cause, said, Let’s sell junk food as street venders Like donuts glazed . Then I was amazed What they did with the money! Buy a defibrillator that’s what! To save lives of those with blocked arteries Caused by the grease And cholesterol of addictive […]

Sail Boat For Sale

  The H. Daniel Hayes is a moulded fiberglass cat-rigged sloop built to a good standard from a classic design by famous marine architect, Bill Garden. Built in 1980 by Boyds Boats, in Sidney,B.C.. She is 23 feet water length and 26 overall with a ten foot beam. Dispacement 6,000 lbs, ballast 1,400 lbs. Centreboard […]

FRANK FREDETTE MEMORIAL GAFFER’S RACE

FRANK FREDETTE MEMORIAL GAFFER’S RACE   In 1976 four wooden sailboats, “Surf Scoter”, “Buttercup”, “Ocean Bird” and “Black Witch” raced from Victoria to Sidney…three gaff-rigged boats and one Marconi rigged boat. This race was dubbed the “Turtles and Turkey Race” and became the beginning of an annual race organized for gaff-rigged sailors. Gaffers have the […]

NOREK 2017 Victoria, B.C., Canada

NOREK 2017 (Nord-Oksidenta Regiona Esperanto-Konferenco) La Esperanto-Klubo de Vankuvera Insulo gastigos ĉiujn Esperantistojn NOREK 2017 (Nord-Oksidenta Regiona Esperanto-Konferenco) Kongresejo:  Paul’s Motor Inn, 1900 Douglas Street, Victoria, British Columbia Datoj: la 22a de septembro ĝis la 24a de septembro, 2017. Hotel-telefono: 250-382-9231  •  Senpaga: 1-866-333-7285  •  Fakso: 250-384-1435 Kongresprezo: $40 CDN (bonvole pagu je la unua vespero, la 22a de septembro) […]