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FUSE Community Work Hub invites you to check out our new digs in lower Gibsons this Friday, May 29, 2015 from 9am to 3pm. Pop in, say hello, have a snack and take a tour with one of our hosts. Bring your laptop and try out one of our work stations. We hope to see you there!

Date: May 29, 2015
Where: #15 - 292 Gower Point Road (on the second floor above the parking lot to the left of the Trading Post)
Time: 9am - 3pm
Saturday, May 30th, 9 am to 4 pm, Island School of Building Arts, Gabriola Island
Want to live off grid? Reduce your hydro bills? Be involved in the solar revolution? Then ISBA has a course for you. After a brief overview of home solar options, students will do a site assessment, discuss equipment choices, mount solar panels and tour Gabriola’s largest solar installation. Join Dave Neads of GabEnergy as he shares his knowledge gained during 27 years of using solar energy and living off grid. Cost: $125. For more information or to register, call ISBA at 250-247-8922.
Caring for Canada: Think Federal Elections Strategies
A discussion on federal election strategies aimed at:  restoring Canadian democracy; examining the pros and cons of strategic voting; discussion the possibilities of a governing coalition after the election; looking at the possibilities of proportional representation for future elections, and other issues that arise during the discussion.
6:30 - 9:00 pm - Wednesday, May 20   Roberts Creek Hall, Roberts Creek   A follow-up meeting for 7 - 9 pm, Wednesday, June 10th, at the Sechelt Arts Centre at Trail Avenue and Medusa Street in Sechelt.  For more information please contact the Alliance 4 Democracy: scalliance4democracy12 at gmail.com.
The Sunshine Coast Conservation Association will presents a talk and community discussion featuring Anna Johnston of the West Coast Environmental Law Association on the major changes to Canadian Environmental Laws since 2012 and what can be done to secure lasting environmental legal protection for Canadians. Also included - speakers from the Alliance 4 Democracy.  Arts Centre Sechelt - Wed. May 13 -  7 - 9 pm (Doors open at 6:45)  Admission and refreshments by donation.
Dr Lawrence Millman, ethnographer, mycologist, and explorer, will be a guest of the Sunshine Coast SHROOM on the weekend of May 16-17. His presentation, "How to Get Rid of Evil Spirits—the Uses of Fungi by Northern Native People," is open to the public at 7:00 pm, May 16, at the Sechelt Public Library. Admission is free. He will also be joining SHROOM members on forays while he's here; memberships will be available at the presentation.

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