DEATH and REBIRTH in the
In July and August 2014
Goward House member and volunteer, Everett
Peterson, who is a forest botanist and retired
reg’d professional forester, has offered to give
walking tours (approx. 60 min.) of the GH
Woodlands to any interested walking groups.
“Demographics” of the Goward woodland will be the focus of this one-hour interpretive tour. Those who join in the tour will also be shown 5 distinct ecological zones that make up this precious 6-acre urban woodland.
If your walking group is interested a tour with Everett Peterson, please contact Elaine Leonard at 250 477 4401 to schedule and date and time.
Goward House &
BEWARE, PREPARE, AND DON’T DESPAIR
Monday, August 25
1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Come and learn the proactive steps you can
take to retain your licence. With 30 years of
experience in the North American driving school industry and being a regular columnist with the Times Colonist, Steve has a lot of valuable information to share. Check future Gazette issues for details.
2495 Arbutus Road,
Victoria, BC, V8N 1V9, Canada
Hours of Operation:
Monday to Friday
9:00 am to 4:00 pm
|Gardens & Woodland|
Goward House, built in 1908, is a heritage house
situated in the Cadboro Bay area. In 1991 Goward House opened as an activity centre for adults. It is operated
by the non-profit Goward House Society, in conjunction with a full-time co-ordinator and many enthusiastic
Goward House is a place where adults come together to meet friends, keep fit, learn new skills and refresh old ones in a warm and friendly environment. All members are encouraged to participate in the daily life of Goward House and to make it their own. If you are interested in volunteering, we have many opportunities. We welcome new members and encourage you to drop by and try out an activity before joining Goward House. While you are here, why not enjoy lunch or a cup of coffee in our tea room?
Goward House is also a well known arts venue in Victoria featuring month-long art exhibitions by emerging and established artists.
The mission of Goward House is to provide a vibrant activity centre combining fellowship with social, educational, and special interest programs for Greater Victoria residents aged 50 and over.