Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Lelu Island Benefit Dinner

Students for the Salish Sea, a WWU Student organization, will be putting on a fundraising event for Lax Kw'alaams people. The Lax Kw'alaams are a First Nations people in British Columbia who are defending sacred lands and waters from the development of a liquid natural gas plant at at the mouth of the Skeena river near Prince Rupert.

The evening will provide a Salmon Dinner catered by Chef Arlen Coiley.  There will be music by local artists and arts and crafts for sale.  There will also be a film screening of a documentary on Lelu Island and the challenges they are up against.  

Dinner is $35 and will begin at 6:00 pm.  The documentary screening is a requested donation of $10 and shown from 9:00 - 10:00 pm.  Please contact Deb Cruz at for more information or RSVP instructions.

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