December 14th 2016
Community Awards Sponsorship Opportunities

Wednesday, February15th, 2017 is the date for the annual Community Awards here in Qualicum Beach. Between 150 and 200 members of the business and Qualicum Beach communities will gather to celebrate our collective best from over the past year. 

Limited opportunities are available to local businesses who would like to reach out to this audience by sponsoring a dining table. For just $100 this sponsorship provides a bottle of red and bottle of white wine for the 10 diners seated at your table, as well as the exclusive opportunity to put your promotional material and/or goodies out.

Please let Evelyn know by January 20, 2017 if you would like to participate. 250-752-0960
Request for Proposals - 2017 Community Awards Celebration

The Qualicum Beach Chamber of Commerce is now accepting proposals to provide awards for this year's community awards celebration, and to provide catering services. Please use the link below for more information:

Any further requests for information may be directed to Evelyn Clark at 250-752-0960, .

Official Community Plan Review:
Updated Survey Link

The Town is beginning the 2016-2017 Official Community Plan (OCP) Review. Please complete this survey to provide feedback on the challenges and opportunities facing the Town, and what you would like to see addressed through the OCP Review. 

If you have any questions or concerns about this survey or the O CP Review process, please contact Rebecca Augustyn by phone: (250) 752-6921 or by email: Up-to-date information on the OCP Review process can be found on the Town's website:

Vancouver Island Vocational Rehabilitation Services
Vancouver Island Vocational Rehabilitation Services through the Employment BC Program is looking to make community connections with various local businesses. We specialize in helping diverse people find employment opportunities within the local community. 

Our clients are looking for small pieces of work, part time, odd jobs and regular work. We are open to modifying a job that would be custom to your business and would fit your employment needs. We also can do an unpaid work experience to help the employer get to know the clients. This also helps the employee build skills, make connections and develop references.  Our clients can be very valuable to your organization. 

If interested feel free to send me an email                             
Dare To Share

Join Host, Writer, Storyteller & CEO of Daringly Mindful™ Diana Reyers, Monthly, at the  Qualicum Beach Inn Resort As She Introduces 6 Ordinary People Sharing Extraordinary Stories

Date:             3rd Weds of every month beginning Jan 18,2017, 5-8 pm
Tickets:         $15 in advance or $20 at the door ~ Maximum 50 spaces

Reserved Seating: If you have purchased tickets for a group of friends or colleagues, and you would like to sit together, please contact Diana Reyers to arrange for a reserved table OR 778 821-3273

88.5 The Beach Interview Schedule Dec 14 - 25 Interviews air at 8:40 am unless noted otherwise 

Wed 14 - Evelyn Clark, QB Chamber 
Thu 15 - Raymond Gourlay: Christmas on the Farm 
Fri 16 - 7:40 - Hockey Talk with Generals Head Coach Gerry Bickerton
              8:40 - Corinne James, TOSH
              9:40 - events with Bill Dean 
Mon 19 - tba 
Tue 20 - SOS 
Wed 21 - Kim Burden, Parksville Chamber 
Thu 22 - MAC update 
Fri 23 - tba 

To book on The Beach morning show with Dave Graham call 250-248-3823 or e-mail