Category: Community

2019 BC Lions Salute to Veterans

To All Pipe Band Members, The Royal Canadian Legion | BC/Yukon Command would like to thank you for your participation in previous BC Lions Salutes to Veterans. We would be glad if you could join us again on Saturday November 2, 2019 during the half-time show at BC Place. Attached is your official invitation. Would…

Special Sale of Bagpipes in Glasgow

Edinburgh’s Festival of Ireland (EFI) is pleased to announce that it received a donation of Highland, Lowland and European bagpipes, pipe and practice chanters, bagpipe books, reeds and accessories . All these will at a special sale at McTears auctioneers Glasgow, on Thursday 15th August 2019. This is during the week of Piping Live and…

Donation to the BC Cancer Foundation from the 2019 Boney Music Memorial Invitational Piping Competition and Recital

On March 27, 2019, Jeanette Bonar, BCPA Chief Steward Lynn Bullis, and BCPA President Rob MacNeil presented Dr. Brian Thiessen of the BC Cancer Agency and Nicole Kost of the BC Cancer Foundation with a cheque for $2,353.00 for the donations to the 2019 Boney Music Memorial Invitational Piping Competition and Recital toward brain cancer…

Jori Chisholm wins the 2019 Boney Music Memorial Invitational

February 9, 2019 – Burnaby, BC – Jori Chisholm captured the 4th annual Boney Music Memorial Invitational Piping Competition and Recital, held at the Halpern Centre on the Burnaby campus of Simon Fraser University. The event raised over $2,300 for brain cancer research for the British Columbia Cancer Foundation, $1,000 of which was donated from…