Posted by: cherylyoung | August 21, 2015

Queen Elizabeth, Celebrate a Historic Reign

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Posted by: cherylyoung | August 21, 2015

I SEE HOPE FUNDRAISER

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Originally posted on Vancouver Island Womens Networking:

Any of these 3 framed Lansdowne prints are available for $350.00 eachfen print Wildlife artist J. Fenwick Lansdowne has been described as a humble man, yet with a commanding presence. Just don’t compare him to James Audobon. While Lansdowne, too, specialized in painting birds with meticulous detail, in his introductory essay to J. Fenwick Landowne (Pomegranate 2014 $65 Canada), natural history guru Robert McCracken Peck disdains any such comparison. “Such references serve little purpose, except to confirm the seriousness of the artist’s work,” writes Peck. “They confuse shared subjects with shared styles, and public recognition with success. They imply there are winners and losers, and all artists are playing at a single game. Fen print 3 “When reviewers describe Fenwick Lansdowne as the John James Audubon of his day—as many have done through the years—what they are really trying to say is that he was a bird painter, and a very good one. Seen…

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Posted by: cherylyoung | August 17, 2015

Antique Burlington Glass Hurricane Lamp

Originally posted on Vancouver Island Womens Networking:

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Posted by: cherylyoung | July 15, 2015

Authentic Louis Vuitton and Celine Handbags

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Condition: Pre-owned:An item that has been used or worn previously. See the seller’s listing for full details and description of any imperfections. See all condition definitions– opens in a new window or tab
Seller Notes: “Pristine condition
Bag Depth: 3.25″ Shade: Dark Brown
Bag Height: 7.5″ Material: Canvas
Bag Length: 11″ Size: Medium
Brand: Louis Vuitton Strap Drop: 9.25″
Color: Browns Style: Shoulder Bag

AUTH LOUIS VUITTON Brown Coated Canvas Monogram Hudson PM Handbag BC7411 MHL

579.00

  • Hardware: Gold Tone
  • Closure: Buckle
  • Embellishment: Leather Trim
  • Print: LV Logo Monogram
  • Interior Pockets: One Side Slip
  • Exterior Pockets: Two Front Push Lock
  • Inscription in Hardware: LV, LOUIS VUITTON
  • Lining: Fully Suede Lined
  • Made In: France

Strap: Adjustable

  • Additional Information:
  • Size: Medium
  • Color: Brown
  • Fabric: Coated Canvas

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Honourable Shirley Bond

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Shirley Bond was elected in 2001 and 2005 as the MLA

for Prince George-Mount Robson, and re-elected in 2009 and

2013 as the MLA for Prince George-Valemount.

Shirley was appointed Minister of Jobs, Tourism and

Skills Training and Minister Responsible for Labour on June 10, 2013.

In this role she will drive government’s commitment for job

creation and economic development by accelerating the

BC Jobs Plan and ensure that British Columbians are first

in line for the jobs of today and tomorrow by executing

on B.C.’s Skills for Jobs Blueprint, which will re-engineer

our education and training system.

She also works closely with Destination BC to meet

the targets laid out in the Province’s tourism strategy.

With more than 13 years of Cabinet experience,

Shirley has served as Deputy Premier, Minister of

Transportation and Infrastructure,

Minister of Education, Minister Responsible for

Early Learning and Literacy, Minister of Advanced Education,

Minister of Health Services, and was the first female to hold

the position of Attorney General in British Columbia,

a title she held while Minister of Justice.

Shirley currently serves as the Chair of the

Cabinet Committee on Strong Economy,

Vice Chair for the Core Review Committee and she

is a member of the Treasury Board and the Priorities

and Planning Committee.

Before her election to the Legislative Assembly,

she served three terms on the Prince George

School Board, the last as chair

She also worked with the continuing education department

of the Prince George School District, becoming

its business manager.

She was given the B.C. Interior, North & Yukon Woman

of Distinction Award for her work in public education.

Shirley lives in Prince George with Bill, her husband of

more than 30 years, and they love spending time

with their twin adult children

and their families, especially their grandsons,

Caleb and Cooper

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MLA: Hon. Naomi Yamamoto

North Vancouver-Lonsdale

Minister of State for Tourism
and Small Business

Elected: 2009, 2013

BRITISH COLUMBIA LIBERAL PARTY

E-mail: naomi.yamamoto.mla@leg.bc.ca
Office:

Room 227
Parliament Buildings
Victoria, BC
V8V 1X4

Phone: 250 356-0946
Fax: 250 356-0948
   

Naomi Yamamoto was re-elected as MLA for

North Vancouver-Lonsdale and appointed

Minister of State for Tourism and Small

Business in 2013.

She is also a member of the Cabinet Committee

 on Strong Economy.

She has served as Minister of Advanced Education,

Minister of State for Intergovernmental Relations,

Minister of State  for Small Business and Minister

of State for Building Code Renewal.

Previously, Naomi was the president and

owner of Tora Design Group in North Vancouver

for 21 years.

 She also enjoyed working with the business

community as chair of the BC Chamber of Commerce,

chair of the North Shore Credit Union, and

representing the North Vancouver Chamber on

Vancouver’s North Shore Tourism Association

Board.

She served a six-year term on the board of

Capilano College (now Capilano University),

with the last three years as chair.

 She also enjoyed six years as a director of

 North Shore Neighbourhood House.

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Posted by: cherylyoung | June 17, 2015

Meet our Minister of State for Tourism and Small Business


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MLA: Hon. Naomi Yamamoto

North Vancouver-Lonsdale

Minister of State for Tourism
and Small Business

Elected: 2009, 2013

BRITISH COLUMBIA LIBERAL PARTY

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Constituency:
5 – 221 West Esplanade
North Vancouver, BC
V7M 3J3
Phone: 250 356-0946 Phone: 604 981-0033
Fax: 250 356-0948 Fax: 604 981-0044
Toll free: 1 877 000-0000

Naomi Yamamoto was re-elected as MLA for North Vancouver-Lonsdale and appointed Minister of State for Tourism and Small Business in 2013. She is also a member of the Cabinet Committee on Strong Economy.

She has served as Minister of Advanced Education, Minister of State for Intergovernmental Relations, Minister of State for Small Business and Minister of State for Building Code Renewal.

Previously, Naomi was the president and owner of Tora Design Group in North Vancouver for 21 years. She also enjoyed working with the business community as chair of the BC Chamber of Commerce, chair of the North Shore Credit Union, and representing the North Vancouver Chamber on Vancouver’s North Shore Tourism Association Board.

She served a six-year term on the board of Capilano College (now Capilano University), with the last three years as chair. She also enjoyed six years as a director of North Shore Neighbourhood House.

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 The bustling, vibrant, center of the action in Victoria.

 Stroll along the waterfront and enjoy the many street

 musicians, jugglers, and artists, all against a

picturesque backdrop of yachts, the legislature

 buildings,  and the  Fairmont Empress Hotel.

Whether you’re looking for a whale watching adventure,

 kayak rental, or just to sample the many wonderful

cafes, pubs, and restaurants, you’ll find it on

 Victoria’s beautiful  Inner Harbour.

Walk past the Port Angeles ferry terminal on Belleville

 St., watching for a small pathway on your right.

 This peaceful, paved walkway follows the waterfront,

 winding past the gardens and ponds of the Laurel

Point Inn and Coast Hotel.

 Relax on a bench to watch the tugboats and floatplanes

 drift by.

From the Coast Hotel you can stroll through quaint

 James Bay for a few blocks to the cruise ship docks

 for an up-close view of these floating palaces.

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