Business journal: Mix and mingle

The Salmon Arm Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with Downtown Salmon Arm, is hosting a spring business mixer for members of either group on Wednesday, April 20, from

5 to 7 p.m.


This casual gathering will create an opportunity for business owners and managers to enjoy refreshments and appetizers while networking and sharing insight and information.

Shuswap Tourism will be on-site to informally speak to their newly launched Shuswap Tourism Brand and regional marketing strategy.  Don’t miss this valuable networking opportunity.


Please RSVP by April 15 to 250-832-6247 or




Community ambassadors

Downtown Salmon Arm is seeking volunteers to assist with occasional community-based activities and to assist visitors while special events are being hosted in the area.

WorldHost Community Ambassador training and certification will be offered to those committed to this volunteer opportunity.

For more information, contact 250-832-5440 or email



Easter at Piccadilly

The Mall at Piccadilly’s Easter Spring Fling will be held on Saturday, April 23 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., featuring an Easter children’s activity day in the morning and a spring fashion event in the afternoon. The morning will feature children’s activities including musical performances by Bop the Bunny, a toy bunny fashion show, children’s arts and craft station and free pictures with the Easter bunny from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.


At noon the Easter bunny will lead the children on an Easter egg hunt through the mall to collect small Easter treats from participating stores, and at 12:30 p.m., there will be a family Easter bonnet contest. A mall-wide spring fashion show will follow at 1 p.m. For more information on the event contact the mall administration office at 250-832-0441.



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