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Celebrate Garden Gateway and For Bowen, For Ever launch

On Sunday Oct. 9 the Bowen Community Foundation will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony for the newly created Garden Gateway and will simultaneously launch its annual giving campaign, For Bowen, For Ever. The Foundation is particularly proud of what the team of talented and socially committed Bowen Islanders have produced…

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Alternative energy on the curriculum

A technician from Terra Tek Energy solutions installed an array of solar panels on the roof of Bowen Island Community School (BICS) just in time for the new school year. The 30 panel, 7.95 kW array will produce roughly enough energy to power the average home on Bowen Island, and…

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Solar Panels Installed at Bowen Island Community School

Anyone driving past the Bowen Island Community School (BICS) recently may have noticed that an array of solar panels has been installed on the school’s roof. In total, thirty-two solar panels, estimated to produce about 8 kilowatts of power, have been installed. This panel array is similar in size to…

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Congratulations scholarship winners

We are delighted to congratulate Bowen students Rebecca Underdown and Philip Bement on their past academic successes and wish them well as they embark on their university careers this fall. Both were selected to receive a $500 award from the Bowen Island Community Foundation’s Maggie Cumming Legacy Bursary. Rebecca will…

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