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Keats Island Community Calendar 2010
Volunteers & Organizers are needed for all events!
Keats Camps Registration
02 Feburary
Valentines Day 14 Feburary
Flag Day 15 Feburary
Keats Island Fire Drill
Daylight Savings Time Change
14 March
Big-ferry Schedule Change
Wednesday 01 April
April Fools Day
01 April
Eastbourne Egg Hunt
04 April
Keats Island Bake-off
Mothers Day
09 May
Keats Spring Swap Meet
Victoria Day
24 May
Keats Caber Toss
Golf Cart Race & Rodeo
Fathers Day
20 June
Summer Solstice
21 June
Stormaway Schedule Change
Tuesday 29 June
Canada Day
01 July
West Beach BBQ Contact Organizers
Mariners Inn Cottagers Day
06 July
Eastbourne & Ten Acre Bin Days
Friday 09 July - Sunday 11 July
Keats Landing Bin Days
Friday 09 July - Sunday 11 July
Sunday 11 July 11AM
Cribbage Tournament
Contact Organizers
BC Day
02 August
Keats Camp Family Day
Saturday 08 August 11AM - 3 PM
Eastbourne Fishing Derby
Saturday 08 August 11 AM - 12 PM Prizes at 1 PM
Eastbourne Ceramic Fish
Saturday 14 August 1 PM - 4 PM
'Round Keats Paddle Race
Maple Beach Concert
Labour Day
06 September
Keats Fall Swap Meet TBD
12 October
10 Acre Estates Park Festival
Halloween Howl
31 October
Rememberance Day Parade TBD
Rememberance Day
11 November
Christmas Day
25 December
New Years Day
01 January 2011

Events by Date

21 December 2016
The Best Summer Camp "out of" Town!!!
                        Registration opens 16 January 2017.


~ Hiatus ~

22 August 2009
Eastbourne Cribbage Tournament
Saturday August 22nd 12:30PM
Contact the cribbage folks (The Ovens)  for more info.

08 August 2009
BARNABAS Family Picnic and Fundraiser
Saturday August 8th 12:00 Noon - 3PM
Island wide Event - all Islanders welcome
* BBQ lunch
* Fun for the whole family
* Possible Emergency Helicopter landing

Fundraiser for Emergency Night Flares for  helicopter landing
and publishing of the first Keats Island Emergency Response Booklet.

(Walk In Traffic Encouraged)

03 August 2009
The Best Summer Camp "out of" Town!!!  Keats Camps Gala
Monday August 3rd  3 - 7 PM
Islanders are invited to the annual Keats Camp Family Fun Day
* Face painting
* Crafts
* Ring toss
* Tug o’ war and more.
* Barbeque dinner is at 5:30 pm.

There is no fee for this event, but much needed donations to the Camp will be gratefully accepted.

(Please respect this dry kids event.)

02 August 2009
Eastbourne Kids Fishing Derby
Sunday August 2nd 12:00 Noon - 2PM

Parents bring your kids to the Eastbourne Dock to try some catch-and-release for fun.

The tide will be a low 1.7 - 2.2m  ( 5 - 7 ft ).
It should be easy to see starfish, sunfish, extension cords, wallets, keys and mermaids...

Try for the Weirdest catch, the Biggest catch and the Most shiners caught and released between 12 and 2 PM.

Maybe some of the Eastbourne Kids Fishing Derby Veterans will show up to help out. Meet and set up - move dinghys etc. at 11:00 AM.

Private boats please avoid the prop tangle dock at this time - Thanks.

10 - 12 July 2009
Keats Island Bin Days
On Island

Friday July 10th arrival ~ 8:30PM
3 Bins to Eastbourne
3 Bins to Keats Landing

Saturday July 11th
Continue Loading

Sunday July 12th
Bins picked up ~6:30 PM

Usual Rules:
No hazardous waste or "kitchen garbage" etc...

04 July 2009
Eastbourne Community Association AGM
Eastbourne Community Association Annual General Meeting
Saturday July 4th 2009 11:00 AM - 1PM
To be held on the water lot.

Road Speeds and Signs, Water Tank Sizes, Pay Phone Removal, Emergency Response, Langdale Access, and more...

Dues may be paid
just prior to the AGM.

Regular $50
Senior $25
Or mail payment to:
1027 Davie St
Box 122
Vancouver, BC
V6E 4L2

04 July 2009
Keats Island Bin Days
Flag Stops

Saturday July 4th
Keats Landing area ~7:00AM
Plumper Cove
Melody Point
North Side / Cotton Point

Ragged Island
Mickey Island
New Islet
South Pasley ~ 3:30 PM
Hermit Island
Popham Island
North Pasley
Worldcomb Island

Usual Rules:
No hazardous waste or "kitchen garbage" etc...

04 July 2009
Eastbourne Beach BBQ (Potluck)
Saturday July 4th
Contact the organizers for more info.

21 June 2009
Keats Island Golf Cart Rodeo & Caber Toss
Golf Cart Rodeo.

Keats Yard Sale tn

This is a Dry event...
Insured Vehicles only please.

Check the Forum for updates and post your own comments.


17 May 2009
Keats Island Spring Swap Meet
Get some stuff - lose some stuff...
Eastbourne 10AM - 3PM
At Village Lane and Esplanade
(Where the old swap meets used to be --
on the grassy area that the Fishing derby ends at.)

Keats Yard Sale tn
Maybe there will be baked goodies just like before...?

Check the Forum for updates and post your own ads.

12 April 2009
Eastbourne Egg Hunt
The Bunny is back...
Easter Sunday 12:00 Noon
Check the Eastbourne Bulletin Board (above the dock) for the hunt location.

wheelbarrow full 2006    group 2006    EEH 2005

Egg Hunt Running     Easter Egg hunt searching    Keats Island Easter Eggs

10 April 2009
East Meets West Concert
Friday April 10 7:30 PM
Keats Yard Sale tn Neeraj Prem sitar

Bruce Harding
flutes, guitar, djembe

02 March 2009
The Best Summer Camp "out of" Town!!!  Keats Camps Registration opens.
Some of the camps will fill quickly so you are encouraged to register early to avoid disappointment.
New pick-up point is
Horseshoe Bay.


Keats Campers on
Britannia leaving
from her former 
departure port of
Coal Harbour

Keats Camp Coal Harbour

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