Community Calendar

 

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Nicola Valley Farmers Market

Come see a variety of vendors at the Nicola Valley Farmers Market besides the Baillie House (Voght st and Merritt Ave). Do you want to "make, bake or grow your own" we would love to welcome you to the market contact us for more info.

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2019 Market: May 11th to October 12th. 
Every Saturday from 9:30 am to 1 pm next to the Baillie House (Voght St @ Merritt Ave)! 
Also at the Friday Night Market from 6-9pm downtown (Quilchena Ave @Voght St) until end of August!

 
Company Overview
The Nicola Valley Farmers' Market is a Non-Profit Society which works to provide local vendors who "make, bake, or grow" their products a community market to sell their goods at. The Nicola Valley Farmers' Market is an integral part of the community, bringing the community members together every Friday night and Saturday from May to October, providing the community with a chance to buy local and keep our community thriving through local commerce! Go Green... Buy LOCAL!
 
General Information
For more information call 250-378-9703 or visit www.nicolavalleyfarmersmarket.com

Founding date
2000
 
Products
Local,Fresh Produce and Fruits
Locally grown Flowers, Plants, and Herbs
Various Jams, Jellies and Pickles, etc
Handmade Soaps, Lotions & Body Care Products
Pumpkins, Gourds and Zucchinis
Canning supplies such as tomatoes, pickling cukes, fruits, beans, etc...
A wide Variety of Baked Goods
Knitted, Crocheted products, slippers, scarves etc.
Whirligigs, Outdoor Furniture
Birdhouses, Signs, Shoulder and Market Cloth Bags
Pottery, Jewelry, plus many other Handmade Products!
Event Date 05-25-2019 9:30 am
* Location Nicola Valley Farmers Market
Nicola Valley Farmers Market

Come see a variety of vendors at the Nicola Valley Farmers Market besides the Baillie House (Voght st and Merritt Ave). Do you want to "make, bake or grow your own" we would love to welcome you to the market contact us for more info.

About

2019 Market: May 11th to October 12th. 
Every Saturday from 9:30 am to 1 pm next to the Baillie House (Voght St @ Merritt Ave)! 
Also at the Friday Night Market from 6-9pm downtown (Quilchena Ave @Voght St) until end of August!

 
Company Overview
The Nicola Valley Farmers' Market is a Non-Profit Society which works to provide local vendors who "make, bake, or grow" their products a community market to sell their goods at. The Nicola Valley Farmers' Market is an integral part of the community, bringing the community members together every Friday night and Saturday from May to October, providing the community with a chance to buy local and keep our community thriving through local commerce! Go Green... Buy LOCAL!
 
General Information
For more information call 250-378-9703 or visit www.nicolavalleyfarmersmarket.com

Founding date
2000
 
Products
Local,Fresh Produce and Fruits
Locally grown Flowers, Plants, and Herbs
Various Jams, Jellies and Pickles, etc
Handmade Soaps, Lotions & Body Care Products
Pumpkins, Gourds and Zucchinis
Canning supplies such as tomatoes, pickling cukes, fruits, beans, etc...
A wide Variety of Baked Goods
Knitted, Crocheted products, slippers, scarves etc.
Whirligigs, Outdoor Furniture
Birdhouses, Signs, Shoulder and Market Cloth Bags
Pottery, Jewelry, plus many other Handmade Products!
Event Date 05-18-2019 9:30 am
* Location Nicola Valley Farmers Market
Nicola Valley Farmers Market

The Old Time Fiddlers will be playing at the May 11th and June 8th Farmer Market!

Come see a variety of vendors at the Nicola Valley Farmers Market besides the Baillie House (Voght st and Merritt Ave). Do you want to "make, bake or grow your own" we would love to welcome you to the market contact us for more info.

About

2019 Market: May 11th to October 12th. 
Every Saturday from 9:30 am to 1 pm next to the Baillie House (Voght St @ Merritt Ave)! 
Also at the Friday Night Market from 6-9pm downtown (Quilchena Ave @Voght St) until end of August!

 
Company Overview
The Nicola Valley Farmers' Market is a Non-Profit Society which works to provide local vendors who "make, bake, or grow" their products a community market to sell their goods at. The Nicola Valley Farmers' Market is an integral part of the community, bringing the community members together every Friday night and Saturday from May to October, providing the community with a chance to buy local and keep our community thriving through local commerce! Go Green... Buy LOCAL!
 
General Information
For more information call 250-378-9703 or visit www.nicolavalleyfarmersmarket.com

Founding date
2000
 
Products
Local,Fresh Produce and Fruits
Locally grown Flowers, Plants, and Herbs
Various Jams, Jellies and Pickles, etc
Handmade Soaps, Lotions & Body Care Products
Pumpkins, Gourds and Zucchinis
Canning supplies such as tomatoes, pickling cukes, fruits, beans, etc...
A wide Variety of Baked Goods
Knitted, Crocheted products, slippers, scarves etc.
Whirligigs, Outdoor Furniture
Birdhouses, Signs, Shoulder and Market Cloth Bags
Pottery, Jewelry, plus many other Handmade Products!
Event Date 05-11-2019 9:30 am
Event End Date 05-11-2019 1:00 pm
* Location Nicola Valley Farmers Market

High School Rodeo 
Sat 9:00am
Sunday 9:00am

Free admission 
Concession will be open

Event Date 05-11-2019 9:00 am
Event End Date 05-12-2019 5:00 pm
* Location Merritt Rodeo Grounds
 "Create-Communicate-Connect" Merritt Youth Arts Festival - Drama Showcase

2 Performances – 1 Night!

Come and watch these students perform 2 plays in 1 night!

In these plays you will see just exactly what it is like to be inside the minds of teenagers...

Play 1: “It’s All in Your Head” Written by Frannie Dove and Directed by Courtney Fauteux

In the prefrontal cortex Emotion runs wild, Focus can’t focus, and planning is losing his mind. Together, the feelings of Drew Peterson, a high school boy, must team up to accomplish the most difficult task: to successfully ask a girl out on a date. Will Impulse be able to keep the team in line? Will Insight and Judgement remain balanced? Will Empathy finally participate in something? The stakes are high, but will Drew’s brain be able to figure this out?

Cast and Crew

Sajjin Lali- Planning

Cienna Warrington-Wright- Focus

Mike Sterling- Impulse

Jamie Bennett- Judgment

Eva Manuel- Insight

Nikki Blachford- Empathy

Shila Ball- Emotion

Kuran Natt- Drew Peterson

Kristi Hall- Miss Treble

Coralyn Collins- Kendra/Caroline

Crew: Darren Gauthier and Donald Hobson working lights and curtains.

Play 2: “The Secret Life of Caterina Brown” Written by Sandy Barker and Directed by Courtney Fauteux

This is the story if a teenage girl in love with Chad, the most popular boy in school. Caterina cannot believer her luck when she gets assigned to perform the balcony scene of Romeo and Juliet with Chad. When her best friend James professes his love for her in a poem, Caterina mistakenly thinks that Chad wrote it. Will Caterina’s dreams finally come true? Or will it be her worst nightmare? This character driven comedy for teens explores insecurity, popularity, friendship and loyalty.

Cast and Crew

Nikki Blachford- Caterina Brown

Eva Manuel- Cat's conscience

Kristi Hall- Mom/Skye

Jamie Bennett- Dad/Diet Coke

Shila Ball- Bronte

Mike Sterling- James

Sajjin Lali- Salman

Kuran Natt- Chad/Referee

Coralyn Collins- Tiffany

Donald Hobson- Donut

Crew: Darren Gauthier- Lights

Event Date 05-09-2019 7:00 pm
* Location Merritt Secondary School
 "Create-Communicate-Connect" Merritt Youth Arts Festival - The World Through a Lens See Poster for Details
Event Date 05-07-2019 4:00 pm
Event End Date 05-07-2019 6:00 pm
* Location Brambles Bakery & Cafe

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