December 2008 - Senior Living Vancouver Island
6 Martial Wellness
Ken Marchtaler brings Okinawa
karate to students of all ages.
12 Behind the Book of Everything
Three local writers delve deep into
the Vancouver Island story.
At turkey time or any time, they
may be magic little berries.
16 Making a Splash
Victoria Crystal Silver Streaks Swim
Club welcomes all swimmers –
from newbies to veterans.
20 Platz, Portzelky and Plumi Moos
Mennonite cooking, steeped in tradition,
brings back fond childhood memories.
28 At The Theatre
Meet two of the Belfry Theatre’s
250 dedicated volunteers.
34 Volunteer Spotlight
Port Alberni’s Gerry Fagan volunteers
to help his community – and stay youthful!
38 A Gift of Time
A Christmas story – and resolution.
40 Scottish Country Dance
With Robbie Burns Day just around the
corner, Vancouver Island Scottish Country
Dance Society is kicking up its heels.
46 Voices from the Sound
Author Margaret Horsﬁeld’s love of
BC history had her hearing voices
from the Clayoquot Sound.