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In This Week's Issue
August 4, 2022

Now Open! Vote For Your Favourite Services!

Next up…Ballot Three! Voting for local ‘Service’ businesses is open NOW through August 11! 🏆

Make sure to support our local business community and #CoastyourVote in the 2nd Annual Sunshine Coast People's Choice Awards…Head over to to learn more and vote now! 🗳

This year, voting for all the coastal businesses that have been nominated (Learn more about this year’s nomination process here) for an award will be taking place over four separate 2-week periods as outlined below:

Completed: Ballot One: Retail Category Voting open July 1 at 10:00am to July 14 at 11:59pm

Completed: Ballot Two: Health, Wellness & Lifestyle Category Voting open July 15 at 10:00am to July 28 at 11:59pm

Ballot Three: Services Category Voting open July 29 at 10:00am to August 11 at 11:59pm

Ballot Four: Food & Drink Category Voting open August 12 at 10:00am to August 25 at 11:59pm

Vote Here
MedTalks Women's Health Event
MedTalks Women's Health Event Sept 9

Join the Sechelt Hospital Foundation at the next MedTalks happening September 9th from 2-4pm at the Rockwood Pavilion in Sechelt.

MedTalks is a health and wellness educational event series produced by Sechelt Hospital Foundation in partnership with Vancouver Coastal Health, various subject matter experts, local staff and resources available here on the Sunshine Coast.

This MedTalk will cover Women's Health: Understanding breast health and managing hormonal changes.

For more information visit:

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Small Business BC August Education
Small Business BC August Events

It’s August in BC, the sun is shining, and savvy business owners are gearing up for the busy fall/winter rush. Is your small business ready? Invest time in business education this month, with a packed calendar of webinars and business advisories at Small Business BC.

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Camp Fire Ban Starts August 4th

Fire Chiefs from all Sunshine Coast fire departments are advising residents that a campfire ban will be in effect as of 12:00 p.m. (noon) on Thursday, August 4 across the Sunshine Coast.

This includes all fires whether for warmth or cooking and all beach fires, burning barrels, fireworks, firecrackers and sky lanterns.

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New Member Perk Alert: Whistler 48 Hour Club
Whistler 48 hour club

New Perk Alert! As a Gibsons & District Chamber of Commerce member, you get access to perks and discounts! You can save between 40%-50% on your stay at Whistler as part of the exclusive ‘Whistler 48 Hour Club’ program offered by Whiski Jack Resorts!

If you need assistance, please reach out to us at the office by email, phone, or stop in. or 604-886-2325

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