James Bay Author Publishes Children’s Book

James Bay author Marcia Mae Nelson Pedde has just published a wonderful children’s book called The Adventures of Rainbow Mouse. The book is beautifully illustrated by Victoria illustrator Astra Crompton. The 48 page picture book tells an inspiring story of finding confidence in your own abilities so that you can help others.

Part of living together respectfully is to share the health care system equitably. Truth and Reconciliation, Calls to Action published by the University of Manitoba, 2015 identifies the ways in which Aboriginal people should be treated to redress the unjust practices under which they have suffered.

Book Review: Father, Unknown by Francois Mai

Professor Mai is a doctor, a professor, a writer of medical articles, and now, also a novelist! His first novel, Father, Unknown, published in 2017 by Austin Macauley Publishers Ltd., London, was motivated by a piece of personal history in his family in when he discovered a “father, unknown” in his own ancestry.

New Homes for Plants & Bees

First, the plants: the James Bay Neighbourhood Association Gardening Committee will host the third annual Spring Plant Swap and Sale on Sat, May 5, 10-12 am at Irving Park on Menzies Street (new location, so don’t get confused!) This

Library Open!

When the sxʷeŋxʷəŋ təŋəxʷ James Bay Branch of the Greater Victoria Public Library (GVPL) opened at 10 a.m. on Monday, April 9, a large group of eager library patrons streamed through the doors to be among the first to use the new library.