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Goward Woodland ecological restoration archive now online

From Everett Peterson, Lead Steward of Goward Woodland:This is to alert the Cadboro Bay Residents Association that the Goward House website has now archived a summary of 2004–18 ecological restoration in the 6-acre woodland surrounding Goward House.  The above is a quick link to this archive, but it can also be opened by anyone  from… Continue reading Goward Woodland ecological restoration archive now online

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Goward Woodland ecological restoration archive now online

From Everett Peterson, Lead Steward of Goward Woodland: This is to alert the Cadboro Bay Residents Association that the Goward House website has now archived a summary of 2004–18 ecological restoration in the 6-acre woodland surrounding Goward House.  The above is a quick link to this archive, but it can also be opened by anyone  from… Continue reading Goward Woodland ecological restoration archive now online

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Goward House: our seniors have nowhere to park now

Gayle Millbank and Gail Branton of Goward House Society have cc’d the CBRA on a letter to Saanich Council about the state of street parking in the area since the opening of UVic’s Ocean Networks Facility in Queenswood: Dear Mayor and Council;We are writing this letter on behalf of the Goward House Society.  We have concerns… Continue reading Goward House: our seniors have nowhere to park now

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Parking on Arbutus, Rowley and Queenswood streets

(CC of letter sent to Mayor Richard Atwell & Councillors)Dear Mayor and Council;We are writing this letter on behalf of the Goward House Society.  We have concerns about the parking on the streets close to us, on Arbutus, Rowley and Queenswood.  Since September when the University of Victoria opened the Ocean Networks Facility on the former… Continue reading Parking on Arbutus, Rowley and Queenswood streets

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Goward House Craft Fair, Nov 18, 19

Saturday – November 18 & Sunday – November 19, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm2495 Arbutus Road Victoria BC V8N 1V9Handmade by local artisans:Raggedy Anns, woodworking, jewelry, fabric works, artwork,sock monkeys, children’s clothing, soaps, jams, purses,Xmas items and more.Tea Room – offering snacks & lunchAdmission $2Free Parking.CRAFT TABLES STILL AVAILABLE

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(viaGoward House marks quarter century - Saanich News) From Eric Dahli and the CBRA board:Congratulations to Goward on their first quarter century—may there be many more. The Cadboro Bay Residents Association was there at the beginning, helping them get started. In fact, some of our former  members’ names are on their “charter.”

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Swap Saanich Haro Woods with UVic Queenswood

Greetings,At a recent meeting of the Goward House Board we considered the recent draft U.Vic Campus Plan. In that discussion the idea arose of the possibility of a ‘land swap’ between the University and the Municipality.The general idea in broad terms would entail the Municipality giving land from the current Haro Rd. Park property at… Continue reading Swap Saanich Haro Woods with UVic Queenswood

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Please find the attached submission with regards to the 2015 draft campus plan from the Goward House Society, located at 2495 Arbutus Road,located across from the Queenswood PropertyElaine Leonard,Administrator, Goward House Society.By email to:  campusplanupdate@uvic.caMr. Neil ConnellyPlanning Dept.University of VictoriaRe: University of Victoria 2015 Draft Campus Plan        We were particularly pleased to… Continue reading

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Goward House events, October 2015

Oct 1, 2015, 2pm: BEWARE, PREPARE, DON’T DESPAIR        Presenter: Steve Wallace Cost: $5.00 (tea/coffee voucher) included to use on the day or at a future visitCome and learn the proactive steps you can take to retain your licence.  Steve has 30 years of experience in the North American driving school industry and being a regular… Continue reading Goward House events, October 2015