Cast of characters at the Halloween luncheon of Trefoil Guilds in Chemainus Monday, from left, included: Kym Whitefield of the Dogwood Guild (Ladysmith), Vcej Johnston of the Dogwood Guild, Sohad Kadhum of First Victoria Trefoil and Frauke Prystawik of Salt Spring Island. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Halloween characters abundant in Chemainus among Trefoil Guild luncheon crowd

Tradition keeps long-time Island guiders together for many functions

Don Bodger

The Courier

Tradition keeps long-time Island guiders together for many functions


Having fun at the Halloween luncheon of the Island Trefoil Guilds Monday in Chemainus, from left, are: Nancy Bothamley of Nanaimo; Ruth Mills of Salt Spring Island; Doreen Davidson of Salt Spring Island and Lynn Reeve of Lantzville. (Photo by Don Bodger)

True identities were concealed in wild and crazy costumes, as members of Island Trefoil Guilds gathered in Chemainus Monday for their annual Halloween luncheon. A couple of Ladysmith’s Dogwood Guild members in attendance included: Yvonne Lewis, left, and Carol Henderson. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Some of the food was rather sketchy based on the names, but delicious at the Halloween luncheon of the Island Trefoil Guilds in Chemainus Monday. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Just Posted

Howe Sound Queen sailing toward retirement

Vessel now up for auction ends regular runs between Crofton and Vesuvius at the beginning of June

BC Ferries to pilot selling beer and wine on select routes

Drinks from select B.C. breweries and VQA wineries to be sold on Swartz Bay to Tsawwassen route

Great cast makes The Foreigner loveable and laughable

Comedy at the Chemainnus Theatre runs until May 9

Oh Susannah!

Great vocals and musical accompaniment at Pat’s House of Jazz show

Trio’s credentials cover a vast array of musical styles, backgrounds

The McRae, Shipley, Rhodes combination sure to produce a scintillating show

VIDEO: Alberta man creates world’s biggest caricature

Dean Foster is trying to break the world record for a radio show contest

Chaos at the ferry terminal for people heading from Vancouver to the Island

Easter crowds create backlog at Tsawwassen ferry terminal

B.C. RCMP receive application for Police Cat Services

RCMP announced the launch of the Police Cat Services unit as an April fools joke

Kirkland Signature veggie burgers recalled due to possible metal fragments

Recalled products came in 1.7 kg packages with a best before date of Apr. 23, 2019

Parents of 13 who tortured children get life after hearing victims

One of their daughters fled their home and pleaded for help to a 911 operator

Flooding, climate change force Quebecers to rethink relationship with water

Compensation for victims of recurring floods limit to 50% of a home’s value, or a maximum of $100,000

Storms blast South, where tornadoes threaten several states

9.7 million people in the Carolinas and Virginia at a moderate risk of severe weather

Private cargo ship brings Easter feast to the space station

There are three Americans two Russians and one Canadian living on the space station

Notre Dame rector: “Computer glitch” possible fire culprit

The fire burned through the lattice of oak beams supporting the monument’s vaulted stone ceiling

Most Read