Oliver in Bloom

475873The lilacs are out in Oliver! The bright yellow flowers of arrow-leafed balsam root blanket the dry hillsides. The first orchard blossoms have appeared in the last month:  apricot and cherry, with peaches and pears soon to follow. 

Celebrate florals at

“Oliver in Bloom”
Paintings by the Oliver Sagebrushers
Handworks Gallery
35648 – 97 St., Oliver, BC
Now till May 30, 2009
Phone: (250)498-6388 for information
All pieces for sale


The “Start with a Gourd” exhibit featuring the work of Carla Leinweber continues throughout May. Come and see the beautiful and unique art possible using the lowly gourd. Items for sale and order.