Young families in a Chemainus neighbourhood found out during June that street play for kids was being banned by the strata board for the subdivision. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Young families in a Chemainus neighbourhood found out during June that street play for kids was being banned by the strata board for the subdivision. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Memorable Chemainus Valley photos from 2018

Some of the images that left a lasting impression in the community revisited

Don Bodger

The Courier

Some of the images that left a lasting impression in the community revisited

 

Keith Falconer addresses the haggis to the amazement of George Robson. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Keith Falconer addresses the haggis to the amazement of George Robson. (Photo by Don Bodger)

The news turned glum for St. Joseph’s School and staff in Chemainus when they found out during June that the school would be closing permanently. (Photo by Don Bodger)

The news turned glum for St. Joseph’s School and staff in Chemainus when they found out during June that the school would be closing permanently. (Photo by Don Bodger)

St. Joseph’s School students in Chemainus celebrated the news in February that their school was going to remain open. That changed later when the announcement came out it was closing. (Photo by Don Bodger)

St. Joseph’s School students in Chemainus celebrated the news in February that their school was going to remain open. That changed later when the announcement came out it was closing. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Firefighter Andrew Beam, left, and police officer Mason Dirnback were taped to a wall for a fundraiser at Chemainus Elementary School. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Firefighter Andrew Beam, left, and police officer Mason Dirnback were taped to a wall for a fundraiser at Chemainus Elementary School. (Photo by Don Bodger)