Our Seniors Village Expansion Team

Our Seniors Village Expansion Team

It’s official! The Cortes Island Seniors Society is pleased to announce that we have broken ground for the expansion of the Seniors Village. Four new units will be added to the existing six, allowing more seniors to stay rooted in their island home and community. We...

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Join Us To Launch HOME: A Cortes Community Anthology

Join Us To Launch HOME: A Cortes Community Anthology

Our Writers and Readers for this event include: Priya Huffman Judith Williams Manda Aufochs Gillespie Orianne Lee Johnston ... and more!  We look forward to hosting you at the launch of Home: A Cortes Community Anthology. Can't wait to get your copy? Order it...

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We Published a Book!

We Published a Book!

The Housing Committee was formed to make a stable home possible for more Cortes Island residents of all ages and income levels. This year we asked local artists and writers the question: what is home? Then we compiled their answers into a beautifully designed book....

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Rezoning Application Announcement For Rainbow Ridge

Rezoning Application Announcement For Rainbow Ridge

We hope to see you on Monday, October 28th at the Cortes Community Housing Open House where further details of our rezoning application will be discussed. Flow of the evening: 5:30-7:00pm: Open drop-in to review Rainbow Ridge project plans. 7:00-8:00pm: Rezoning...

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Fermented Love Thank You

Fermented Love Thank You

Norm Gibbons is a man of many talents. He is loved and known by many a discerning reader through his three published books. However, more recently, he was seen at the Friday Market standing with (and behind) his ‘Fermented Love’ products. ‘Fermented Love’ was born...

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Cause for Celebration

Cause for Celebration

On July 31st due to the amazing support of many, the Cortes Community Housing project is now that much closer to realizing affordable and year round rental accommodations than ever before. Carol Newell hosted a magical evening that was inspirational and re-affirmed...

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Blackberry Bash – A Smashing Success!

Blackberry Bash – A Smashing Success!

On August 25th, Cortes Community Housing partnered with Glass Moon Ice Cream to celebrate the tenacity and wild beauty of the blackberry. Our Blackberry Bash Ice Cream Social fundraiser was a huge success, thanks to overwhelming community support! It was wonderful to...

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