Dale MacDonald

Plenty of activity at Action Festival

Summerland hosts one of the most amazing family events in the Okanagan and even the province during Action Festival.

Major races and runs planned

As amazing as it may seem we have 11 major runs and races scheduled for Summerland in 2013.

The change of seasons

It’s funny the things that are trigger points to a changing of the seasons.

Lots of hockey action still to come

Thoughts of getting out on playing fields or the golf course become prominent again.

Plenty of hockey action

The World Juniors is an unpredictable tournament that is fun to watch.

The excitement of sports in Australia

I’ve just returned from a fabulous trip to Australia where I visited Toowoomba and competed in the Pan Pacific Games.

Service clubs build rec facilities

Lions Club contributes major projects to Summerland.

Ready for another recreation season

Summer programs over, new fall season begins for Summerland recreation department.

People make the magic

This year we have lost two people that I am honoured to say were also my friends and did so much for Summerland.

Many summer activities offered

The 2012 Summer Olympics will have started in London but it is also mid-summer here in the Okanagan and a time when our area flourishes.

Personal memories of Summer Olympics

Getting excited about the upcoming Summer Olympics in London from July 27 to Aug. 12.

Netted playground first in Okanagan

Full netting ensures children have a safe play environment near softball and soccer fields.

Many have helped build Action Fest

I can’t help but think of all the people I’ve met over the years through this amazing community event.

Rec accessibility was Arlie Young’s legacy

Rick Hansen’s journey changed the way we looked at our Parks and Recreation facilities especially here in Summerland.

Volunteers go extra mile for sports

Through this column we hope to touch on community events, tell stories and highlight the amazing people that contribute so much.