Pacific Biological Station Tour: Thursday Nov 7th

Pacific Biological Station Tours – still in demand! Following the popular November 7 tour of the Pacific Biological Station, we still aim to have another tour or two in the new year or spring to try and accommodate everyone.   Stay tuned for more information in the new year. The facility can only take 12 people…

November Bowling Challenge – and more to come on January 19th

Bowling ChallengeWell, on November 17th, it certainly seemed just that for our bowlers – a challenge! Our teams, Hart’s Harem, Titanic, and A Work in Progress were just getting warmed up and it was all over.  Our Awards Banquet at Boston Pizza highlighted some of our players. Kirsten Pfortmueller won the high game award at 131 and Loretta Dahn won the aggregate with 283.  Phil Howell won…

Medical Assistance in Dying: Dr Meghan Towers

Dr. Meghan Towers – MAiD Physician Medical assistance in dying  has been one of the most complex and ethically challenging issues facing Canadian physicians. On June 17, 2016, the federal government introduced Bill C-14, which decriminalizes medical assistance in dying (MAiD). Medical Assistance in Dying (MAiD) is the process whereby a doctor or nurse practitioner helps and supports a patient…